Dr.Punya Premrajan

 Punya Premrajan

Dr.Punya Premrajan

Assistant Professor (On contract)
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  • Ph.D in Life Sciences (2019), Kannur University
  • M.Sc in Microbiology (2009), Kannur University (Second Rank)

Awards and Achievements

  • KSCSTE Research Fellowship in Life Sciences (2010)
  • CSIR- UGC NET in Life Sciences (2011)
  • ICAR- NET in Agricultural Microbiology (2017)


  • Punya Premrajan and E JayadeviVariyar, 2015, ’Free radical scavenging and protease inhibitory activities of Datura stramonium L.’, International journal of Research in Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics,2015,4(2),334-340.
  • Punya Premrajan, Abhithaj Jayananadan, Sharanya Chelankara Suresh, and E. Jayadevi Variyar1Protective effects of phytocompounds from Alpinia calcarata Roscoe in adjuvant induced arthritis in rats, Indian journal of experimental Biology (under review)
  • Abhithaj J, Arun KG, Punya P, Shabeer Ali H, Prasanth S, et al. (2018) Anti Inflammatory Activity of Ayurvedic Oil, PindaTailam is Contributed by Trypsin Inhibition. JSM Enzymol Protein Sci 3(1): 1010.

Conference Publications

  • Punya Premrajan and E Jayadevi Variyar, 2015‘Antioxidant and anti- inflammatory activities of Alpinia calcarata Rosc.’,Proceeding of International Symposium on Phytochemistry, Thiruvananthapura: 25th April, p 51
  • Punya Premrajan and E Jayadevi Variyar, 2014,’Free radical scavenging and protease inhibitory activities of Datura stramonium L.’, abstracts and Souvenir,41st Annual Conference of the Indian Immunological Society, Madurai Kamaraj University:12-14 December, p 94.
  • Punya Premrajan, Athira T and E Jayadevi Variyar,2016, ‘Effect of Dicofol, an organochlorine pesticide, on the brain enzymes in mice’, Proceedings of CUSAT-NUS joint international conference on biotechnology and neuroscience, Cochin: 19-21 December, p 103.
  • Punya Premrajan and E Jayadevi Variyar, 2018.’Anti-arthritic activity of the phytocompound Fenchol in adjuvant induced arthritis in rats’ Abstracts, National seminar on recent advances in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Kannur, 14-16 March, p 47.
  • Bindu Roy C., Punya Premraj, Coffey M.D., Prem E. and Jacob C.K. In vitro screening of systemic fungicides against Phytophthora causing abnormal leaf fall disease of rubber (Hevea brasiliensis), Abstracts of Fifth International Union of Forest Research Organization (IUFRO) meeting on Phytophthora diseases in forests and natural ecosystems, Rotorua, New Zealand, 7-12 March 201, p36.

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