Mr. Rajinder Khajuria

Fermentation Division
CSIR - Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine,Canal Road, Jammu – 180001
Email: rkkhajuria@iiim.ac.in

Positions Held  
Position Held Date Organization
Principal Technical officer 2012 - Present CSIR-IIIM
Sr. Technical officer 2007 - 2012 CSIR-IIIM
Technical officer-C 2002 - 2007 CSIR-IIIM
Technical officer-B 1997 - 2002 CSIR-IIIM
Technical officer-A 1992 - 1997 CSIR-IIIM
Senior Technical Assistant. 1987 - 1992 CSIR-IIIM
Technical Assistant 1982- 1987 CSIR-IIIM

Research Area

  • Isolation of new microorganisms for novel bio-actives/antimicrobials.

  • Development of cost effective and environmental friendly Microbial processes for agriculture crop yield increase through Bio fertilizers, Bio-control agents and micronutrients.

  • Identification of microbial strains for industrially important products and their large (pilot) scale production.

Publications
  • Amna, T .; Puri, S.C.; Verma, V.; Sharma, J.P.; Khajuria, R. K.; Musarrat, J.; Spiteller, M.; Qazi, G.N. Bioreactor studies on the endophytic fungus Entrophosphora infrequens for the production of an anticancer Camptothecin. Can. J. of Microbiol.(2006), 52 (3), 189-196.

  • Singh, B.; Parshad, R.; Khajuria, R.K.; Guru, S. K.; Pathania, A.S.; Sharma, R.; Chib, R.; Aravinda, S.; Gupta, V. K.; Khan, I. A.; Bhushan, S.; Bharate, S. B.; Vishwakarma, R.A. Saccharonol B, a new cytotoxic methylated isocoumarin from Saccharomonospora azurea.Tetrahedron Lett. (2013), Ms Ref. TETL-D-13-02059R2”.

  • Khajuria, R.K.; Sinha,R.V.P.; Verma,V.; Qazi, G.N.; Handa,S.S.. A Novel Composition for fermentation medium for economic mass production of viable spores of Trichoderma viride used for crop protection (US Patent no. 6593127B1)