• Ms. A. Sahaya Vinisha, Research Associate

  • Professional

    1. Educational Qualifications

    S. No.

    Degree

    Institution / University

    Subject / Area of Research

    Year of Passing/Award

    1.

    M.Sc.

    Holy Cross College (Autonomous),Nagercoil, Affliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli.

    Biotechnology

    2012

    2.

    B.Sc.

    Noorul Islam College of Arts and Science, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli.

    Biotechnology

    2010

    Sahaya Vinisha

    Personal

    Name
    Ms.A.Sahaya Vinisha
    Designation
    Research Associate
    Qualification
    M.Sc.,
    Date of Birth
    13.3.1990
    E-mail
    vinisha@wlorganics.com

    2. Positions / Responsibilities Held

    S. No

    Position Held

    Institution / Company

    Periods

    Nature of Duties

    1.

    Research Associate

    White Lake Organics Pvt. Ltd., Nagercoil.

    September 2014 – Till date

    Research and Development

    2.

    Research Analyst

    White Lake Organics Pvt. Ltd., Nagercoil.

    September 2012-
    August 2014 

    Herbal compound extraction, formulation of skin creams, preclinical study of herbal drugs in diabetic rats.

    3. Research Experience: 2 years and 6 months

    Specialization areas
    1. Biotechnology
    2. Microbiology
    3. Herbal medicines

    4. Honours and awards

    • Secured First rank with Gold medal in M.Sc., Biotechnology.
    • Secured Eighteenth rank in B.Sc., Biotechnology at Manonmaniam Sundaranar University.
    • Won First Prize in poster presentation in the Inter-collegiate Competitions ADZOOXCOM – 2009 held at St.  Xaviers College, Palayamkottai.

    5. Research publications

    • J. Meenupriya, A. Sahaya Vinisha and P. Priya, “Phytochemical screening and bioassay of Cassia alata leaf extract to study its skin hyperpigmentation activity”. World Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 2, 2014, Issue 12. [ISSN 2321- 3086].
    • J. Meenupriya, A. Sahaya Vinisha and P. Priya, “Cassia alata and Cassia auriculata Review of their bioactive potential”. World Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 2, 2014, Issue 12. [ISSN 2321- 3086].
    • P. Priya, A. SahayaVinisha, J. Meenupriya and G. Edward Gnana Jothi, “Evaluation of in vitro antibacterial activity of Cassia auriculata L. Roxb flower and leaf in different solvents”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research issue Vol 8, Issue 2, March-April 2014 (Accepted, in press).
    • A. Sahaya Vinisha, P. Priya, J. Meenupriya and G. Edward Gnana Jothi, “In vitro study to evaluate the Antifungal potential of Cassia alata leaf extract against mold allergens”. International Journal of pharmacy and biological science (Under review).

    6. Abstracts Published in National Conferences/Seminars

    • SahayaVinisha, P. Priya and J. Meenupriya, presented a paper titled, “In vitro study to evaluate the Antifungal potential of Cassia alata leaf extract against mold allergens” in the  National Conference held on 15th – 16th  October 2014 at Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University, Tiruchirappalli.
    • P. Priya, A. SahayaVinisha, J. Meenupriya, presented a paper titled, “Evaluation of in vitro antibacterial activity of Cassia auriculata flower and leaf in different solvents” in the National Conference held on 15th – 16th October 2014 at Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University, Tiruchirappali.

    7. Research Projects

    •   Worked as a project trainee in Manonmaniam Sundaranar University Research Centre, Alwarkurichi for three months on the project entitled, “Antibacterial activity of Cassia alata against pathogenic bacteria isolated from skin patches”.
    • Worked as a project trainee in Noorul Islam College of Arts and Science, Kumaracoil for three months on the project entitled, “Isolation and Characterization of Halobacterium saccharovarum”.

    8. Papers presented in Seminars / Conferences

    • Presented a research paper in the National Seminar held on 11th – 12th December 2009 at St. Mary’s College (Autonomous), Thoothukudi.
    • Presented a research paper in an Intercollegiate UG lifescience Meet, BIOQUEST held on 28th – 29th January 2010 at Noorul Islam College of Arts and Science, Kumaracoil.
    • Presented a research paper in the National Seminar held on 15th – 16th December 2010 at St. Mary’s College (Autonomous), Thoothukudi.
    • Presented a research paper in the National Seminar held on 8th February 2011 at Udaya College of Arts and Science, Vellamodi.
    • Presented a research paper in the National Seminar held on 7th March 2011 at Annai Velankanni College, Tholayavattam.
    • Presented a research paper in the National Seminar held on 22nd – 24th September 2011 at Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Alwarkurichi, Tirunelveli.
    • Presented a research paper in the National Seminar held on 2nd March 2012 at Udaya School of Engineering, Vellamodi.
    • Presented a research paper in the National Seminar held on 15th – 16th October 2014 at Bharathidasan Institute of Technology, Anna University, Tiruchirappalli.

    9. Posters presented in Seminars / Conferences/ Exhibition

    • Presented a research poster in the National Seminar held on 13th – 14th October 2011 at Bharathidasan University, Thiruchirappalli.
    • Presented a research poster in an Intercollegiate UG Life Science Meet, BIOQUEST – held on 25th – 26th February 2009 at Noorul Islam College of Arts and Science, Kumaracoil.
    • Presented a research poster in ADZOOXCOM- held on 19th December 2009 at St Xavier’s College (Autonomous), Palayamkottai.
    • Presented a research poster in an Intercollegiate UG Life Science Meet, BIOQUEST – held on 28th – 29th January 2010 at Noorul Islam College of Arts and Science, Kumaracoil.
    • Presented a research poster in Exhibition on the “Wonders of Biotechnology” EWBT- held on 6th January 2012 at Holy Cross College (Autonomous), Nagercoil.

    10. Seminars / Conferences attended

    • International Conference on Drug Design & Development held on 21st January 2011 at Nadar Saraswathi College of Arts & Science, Theni.
    • National Conference on Industrial Aspects of Antibody Production, held on 23rd–24th February 2011 at Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Alwarkurichi, Tirunelveli.
    • Attend a Regional Level symposium on Organic Farming, held on 15th September 2011 at Holy Cross College (Autonomous), Nagercoil.

    11. Short Term Courses / Workshops and Trainings Attended

    • One year certificate course on, ”Industrial Microbiology” and “Diagnostic procedure in Microbiology” conducted by Noorul Islam college of Arts and Science, Kumaracoil and Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli respectively.
    • Completed the training program as entitled, “Molecular and Immunotechniques” by Kamini Biotech, Thuckalay from 16-05-2011 to 30-05-2011.
    • Participated in one day Workshop on “Techniques in Molecular Biology”, organized by Noorul Islam college of Arts and science, Kumaracoil on 31.3.2010.