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Amit Sinha

  • PhD
  • Post-Doc
  • New England Biolabs Inc
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Research interests

BioinformaticsEvolutionGenomicsGeneticsEvo-Devo

About

Post-doctoral researcher with interest in genomics, and evolution, focusing on parasitic and free living nematodes. Comparative and functional genomics of new nematode models, using NGS: Illumina, PacBio, RNA-Seq, Whole-genome shotgun assembly.

Co-authors (10)

  • Ruxandra I. Molnar
  • dhananay tate

Publications (5)

  • Bacterial interactions and the innate immune system

    • Sinha A
    • Rae R
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  • A Functional Genomic Screen for Evolutionarily Conserved Genes Required for Lifespan and Immunity in Germline-Deficient C. elegans

    • Sinha A
    • Rae R
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  • Genome-wide analysis of trans-splicing in the nematode Pristionchus pacificus unravels conserved gene functions for germline and dauer development in divergent operons.

    • Sinha A
    • Langnick C
    • Sommer R
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  • A new role for DCR-1/DICER in C. elegans innate immunity against the highly virulent bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis DB27.

    • Iatsenko I
    • Sinha A
    • Rödelsperger C
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  • Genome-Wide RNAi Screens in C. elegans to Identify Genes Infl uencing Lifespan and Innate Immunity

    • Sinha A
    • Rae R
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Professional experience

Post-Doc

New England Biolabs

March 2017 - Present

Post-Doc

University of Massachusetts Medical School

November 2014 - March 2017(2 years)

Post Doc

University of Massachusetts Medical School

November 2013 - October 2014(a year)

Post Doctoral Fellow

Max-Planck Institute for Developmental Biology

January 2013 - September 2013(8 months)

Ph. D student

Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology

July 2008 - December 2012(4 years)

Education history

PhD

Max-Planck Institute for Developmental Biology

July 2008 - December 2012(4 years)

M. Tech

IIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology

July 2004 - March 2007(3 years)

B. Tech

IIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology

July 1998 - May 2002(4 years)