About Me

Raman Rajagopal is an Associate Professor in the Department of Zoology, University of Delhi, Delhi and is working on Gut Microbiology, Vector Biology, Xenobiotic degradation.


  • 1. Indian Agricultural Research Institute Junior Research Fellowship
  • 2. Indian Agricultural Research Institute Senior Research Fellowship
  • 3. National Associateship, Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India
  • 4. Selected for the MR4 International bioinformatics workshop on Malaria Vectors 2003, (sponsored by NIAID, NIH, USA), at John’s Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.
  • 5. Scopus Young Scientist Award, 2008.

Important Publications:

    1. Banerjee C, Singh A., Das TK, Rajagopal R., Shrivastava A., Mazumder S. 2014. Ameliorating ER-stress attenuates Aeromonas hydrophila-induced mitochondrial dysfunctioning and caspase mediated HKM apoptosis in Clarias batrachus. Scientific Reports 4, Article nu: 5820 doi:10.1038/srep05820

    2. Banerjee C, Khatri P, Rajagopal R, Bhatia H, Datta M, Mazumder S. 2014. Role of Calmodulin-Calmodulin Kinase II, cAMP/Protein Kinase A and ERK 1/2 on Aeromonas hydrophila-Induced Apoptosis of Head Kidney Macrophages. PLoS Pathog 10(4): e1004018. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1004018

    3. Pandey, N., Singh, A., Rana, V.S. and Rajagopal, R. 2013. Molecular Characterization and Analysis of Bacterial Diversity in Aleurocanthus woglumi (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae). Environmental Entomol. 42(6): 1257 – 1264. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1603/EN13110

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Institution
Ph. D. 1995 Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi
PG 1991 Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi
UG 1988 Kerala Agricultural University