G. DICKY JOHN DAVIS

ORCID ID: 0000-0003-2325-7952

 

Scopus Author ID: 55317296100

 

ResearcherID: P-6899-2016

  Employment
 

Assistant Professor, Department of Bioinformatics

Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education & Research (DU), Chennai

October 2014 - till date

Lecturer, Department of Bioinformatics

Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai

August 2004 - September 2014

Lecturer, Department of Biotechnology

Kumararani Meena Muthiah College of Arts & Science, Chennai

August 2002 - July 2004

Manager R & D

Nichi-In Drugs & Devices Pvt. Ltd., Chennai

November 2001 - February 2002

Territory Manager

DSS Imagetech Pvt. Ltd., Chennai

September 1998 - October 2001

  Education
 

Ph.D. Bioinformatics, Sri Ramachandra University, 2014

M.Phil. Biotechnology, Bharathidasan University, 2005

P.G. Diploma in Bioinformatics, Small Industries Service Institute, 2003

M.Sc. Molecular Biology, University of Madras, 1998

P.G. Diploma in Advanced Medical Laboratory Technology, Tamilnad Hospital, 1996

B.Sc. Microbiology, University of Madras, 1994

    Awards & Honors
   

Awarded for Meritorious research publication of Sri Ramachandra University, 2015

Awarded for Meritorious research publication of Sri Ramachandra University, 2012

Qualified Joint CSIR UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) for Lectureship, June 2011

    Research Projects
   

Nuclear factor-κB inhibition in human urothelial carcinoma by a bioactive peptide using in-vitro and in-silico studies, Young faculty Grant, Sri Ramachandra University, November 2014 (1 year), ₹ 1 Lakh.

Virtual screening of drugs to combat T790M mutation in non small cell lung carcinoma, Summer Research Fellowship, Sri Ramachandra University, April 2014 (6 months), ₹ 0.10 Lakh.

Chemoinformatics database of marine algae,Department of Bioinformatics, Sri Ramachandra University, June 2009 (5 years), ₹ 1.25 Lakhs.

    Publications
   

Breast Cancer Susceptibility Gene in Base Excision Repair Pathway in a Southern Indian Population.

Andrea Mary Francis, R. Ramya, Nalini Ganesan, Solomon F. D. Paul, AK. Munirajan, P. Kumarasamy, G. Dicky John Davis.

Journal of Clinical & Diagnostic Research, Volume 12 Issue 9, September 2018, Pages 1-6.

EBSCO

Differential expression of NF-κB heterodimer RelA/p50 in human urothelial carcinoma.

Sankari Durairajan, Charles Emmanuel Jebaraj Walter, Mary Divya Samuel, Dinesh Palani, G. Dicky John Davis, C. George Priya Doss, Sneha Pasupati, Thanka Johnson.

PeerJ,13 September 2018, 6:e5563.

PMID: 30225173

Motif Finding Tool Using Perl CGI.

Arundhati Mahesh, G. Dicky John Davis, PK. Ragunath and E. Kannan.

International Journal of Advanced Research in Engineering and Technology , Volume 9, Issue 4, 13 July 2018, Pages 15.

IJARET

Mobile App for Cardiac risks.

S. Mariya Thangam, G. Dicky John Davis, B. Bagya Sreedharaman and Arundhati Mahesh.

International Journal of Computer Engineering & Technology, Volume 9, Issue 3, 02 July 2018, Pages 218221.

IJCET

QSAR based docking studies of marine algal anticancer compounds as inhibitors of protein kinase B (PKBβ).

G. Dicky John Davis and A. Hannah Rachel Vasanthi.

European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Volume 76, 30 August 2015, Pages 110118.

PMID: 25936945

Clues for cancer from ocean-derived molecules and role of in silico techniques in anticancer drug discovery.

G. Dicky John Davis , Veeresh Kumar Sali and Hannah R. Vasanthi.

Marine Pharmacognosy: Trends and Applications edited by Se-Kwon Kim, CRC Press, December 2012, Pages 393-408.

Glucose oxidase incorporated collagen matrices for dermal wound repair in diabetic rat models: a biochemical study.

V. Arul, J. Gunasingh Masilamoni, E. Philip Jesudason, P. J. Jaji, M. Inayathullah, G. Dicky John Davis, S. Vignesh and R. Jayakumar.

Journal of Biomaterials Applications, Volume 26, Issue 8, May 2012, Pages 917-938.

PMID: 21363874

Seaweed metabolite database (SWMD): A database of natural compounds from marine algae.

G. Dicky John Davis and A. Hannah Rachel Vasanthi.

Bioinformation, Volume 5, Issue 8, January 2011, Pages 361-364.

PMID: 21423723

Radioprotective effect of DL-α -alpha-lipoic acid on mice skin fibroblasts.

G. Dicky John Davis, J. Gunasingh Masilamoni, V. Arul, M. Siva Muthu Kumar, U. Baraneedharan, Solomon F. D. Paul, I. Vignesh Sakthivelu, E. Philip Jesudason and R. Jayakumar.

Cell Biology and Toxicology, Volume 25, Issue 4, August 2009, Pages 331-340.

PMID: 18553143

Melatonin prevents amyloid protofibrillar induced oxidative imbalance and biogenic amine catabolism.

J. Gunasingh Masilamoni, E. Philip Jesudason, Ben S. Ashok, R. Kirubagaran, W. Charles E. Jebaraj, G. Dicky John Davis, S. Vignesh, S. Dhandayuthapani and R. Jayakumar.

Life Sciences, Volume 83, Issues 3-4, 18 July 2008, Pages 96-102.

PMID: 18590917

The protective role of dl-α-lipoic acid in biogenic amines catabolism triggered by Aβ amyloid vaccination in mice.

E. Philip Jesudason, J. Gunasingh Masilamoni, R. Kirubagaran, G. Dicky John Davis and R. Jayakumar.

Brain Research Bulletin, Volume 65, Issue 4, 30 April 2005, Pages 361-367.

PMID: 15811602

    Invited Lectures
   

Chemoinformatics and Marine Algal Drug Discovery

National Conference on Applications of Computational Biology in Omics, (ACBO-18), 11 October 2018.

Organized by Department of Biotechnology, Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram - 631561.

Protein Structure Analysis & Prediction

Workshop on Genomic and Proteomic Analysis for Improvement of Productivity in farm Animals, 9 August 2018.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Molecular Structure Analysis in Drug Designing

Workshop on In Silico Molecular Modeling and Drug Designing, 10 January 2018.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Protein sequence analysis, Molecular Modelling and docking studies

Workshop on Genomic and Proteomic analysis for improvement of productivity in farm animals, 13 July 2017.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Introduction to Proteomics and Protein sequence databanks, Molecular Modelling and Novel drug discovery

Workshop on Application of Bioinformatics in Animal Sciences, 29 May 2017.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

New Horizons of Bioinformatics in the Precision Medicine Era

Ascozyme - National Level Students Technical Symposium, 25 March 2017.

Organized by Department of Biotechnology, Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering, Mamandur - 603111.

Significance of Structure Analysis in Computer Aided Drug Designing

Workshop on Computer Aided Drug Designing, 14 February 2017.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Protein structure visualization and prediction with bioinformatics tools

Workshop on Application of Bioinformatics in Proteome analysis, 22 September 2016.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Application of Bioinformatics in Phylogenetic Data Analysis

Workshop on Application of Bioinformatics in Genome analysis, 9 August 2016.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Significance of Phylogenetic analysis

Workshop on Recent Advancements in Comparative Genomics & Proteomics, 24 February 2016.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Novel drug discovery using a free software Autodock

Workshop on Insilico drug designing & Development, 8 October 2015.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Recent advances & applications of PCR

State level workshop on PCR a tool for molecular approach, 23 September 2015.

Organized by PG Department of Biotechnology, Kumararani Meena Muthiah College of Arts & Science, Chennai - 600020.

An insight into drug targets and bioactive principles

Training Programme on Application of Bioinformatics in Veterinary Research, 8 July 2015.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Protein Modelling - Structure Prediction and Analysis

National workshop on Applications of Bioinformatics in Drug Designing, 25 September 2014.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Protein structure analysis

National workshop on Bioinformatics - a practical approach to genomics & proteomics, 8 October 2013.

Organized by Bioinformatics Centre & ARIS Cell, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai - 600007.

Cheminformatics database of red algae Laurencia Spp. for drug discovery

Second National Conference on Bioprospecting of Marine Resources with Special Reference to Marine Natural Products and Drug Discovery, 25-27 August 2010.

Organized by School of Marine Sciences, Department of Oceanography and Coastal Area Studies, Alagappa University, Karaikudi - 630003.

    Contact
   

No. 137, Second Main Road, Ashtalakshmi Nagar, Alapakkam, Chennai 600 116, India.

Email:dicky@sriramachandra.edu.in, Dicky.John@gmail.com, dicky.john@yahoo.com

Phone: (91) 8939278665

www.swmd.co.in