Ritushree Jain

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EDUCATION

Research Associate. Animal and Plant Science, University of Sheffield (UK).
PhD in Plant Molecular Biology. (2013),  University of Leeds (UK).
MSc in Bioscience (Human genetics). (2009), University of Leeds (UK)
BSc in Genetics, Biotechnology and Chemistry. (2007) Bangalore University (India)

KEY RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

Scholarships 

2009   Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council – PhD studentship            RCUK-DST India Science Bridge: Sustainable Indo-UK Agricultural Initiative

2008    The faculty of bioscience International scholarship for the Masters course     Faculty of Bioscience, University of Leeds, UK

 

PUBLICATIONS 

Jain R, Lilley C.J and Urwin P.E. (2015) Reduction of phytate by down-regulation of Arabidopsis thaliana MIPS and IPK1 genes alters susceptibility to beet cyst nematodes. Nematology. 17(1):401-407. DOI: 10.1163/15685411-00002874

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

Atkinson N.J, Jain R and Urwin P.E. (2014) The response of plant to simultaneous biotic and abiotic stresses. In: Mahalingam R, ed. Combined stresses in plants. Springer International. pp 181-201. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-07899-1_9

CONTACT

Ritushree Jain 

Animal and Plant Science Department
University of Sheffield
Alfred Denny Building
Western Bank
S10 2TN
Sheffield, UK, Europe

rs.jain@sheffield.ac.uk

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