Dr. Taruna Gupta

Scientist-F

Email: taruna_m[at]hotmail[dot]com, guptat[at]nirrh[dot]res[dot]in
Phone: +( 91-22) 24192049
Department: Innate Immunity

Academic Background

  • B.Pharm University of Delhi College of Pharmacy, 1989
  • M.Pharm University of Delhi College of Pharmacy, 1991
  • Ph.D University of Delhi College of Pharmacy, and Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, 1999

Professional Experience

Scientist E-I Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi
2005-2007
Scientist C Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi
2002-2005
Visiting scientist MRC Immunochemistry Unit, Oxford
June- September, 2000
Senior Research Associate Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi
1999-2002
Research Associate Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi

Research Interests

  • Innate immunity in host defense against infections and malignancy for prevention, diagnosis and therapy of human disease
  • Evaluation of innate immune molecules as microbicides for prevention of STIs including HIV
  • Role of collectins, innate immune molecules, in uterine biology, pregnancy maintenance and immunoprivilege of testis
  • Aspergillosis : diagnosis, pathogenesis and therapy