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Dr. Sushil Kumar

Asst. Professor, Department of Zoology
1 JRF (NET)Life sciencesCSIR-UGC2008
2 GATELife SciencesMHRD, IISc, Bangalore2008
3 PhDCancer BiologySanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow2014
  • Cell biology
  • Cytogenetics
  • Cancer biology
S.NO.YearTitle of the professional development ProgrammeDate and Duration (from – to)
1 2020Refresher course in Environmental Sciences (Interdisciplinary)10 Oct-23 Oct 2020 (14 days)
2 2019Orientation course HRDC – with Grade A, DDU Gorakhpur University 13 July to 02 Aug, 2019
3 2019Workshop on Tools and Techniques in Life Sciences, Department of Zoology, DDU Gorakhpur University25-26 March, 2019
4 2020ICMR Training on Biomedical and Health Research ethics & GCP guidelines held at BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur21-22 January, 2020


UG Experience: 4 Year(s)
  • Non-Chordates
  • Biostatistics

PG Experience: 4 Year(s)
  • Taxonomy and Evolution
  • Biostatistics
  • Cell biology
  • Cytogenetics


Total Research Experience: 7 years
  • Cell biology
  • Cytogenetics
  • Cancer biology
1 Ghoshal UC, Kumar S, Krishnani N, Kumari N, Chourasia D, Tripathi S. Serological assessment of gastric intestinal metaplasia and atrophy using pepsinogen-I, pepsinogen-II and gastrin-17 levels in a low incidence area of gastric cancer endemic for H. pylori infection. Trop Gastroenterol. 2011 Oct-Dec;32(4):292-8. PMID:22696910
2 Ghoshal U, Kumar S, Jaiswal V, Tripathi S, Mittal B, Ghoshal UC. Association of microsomal epoxide hydrolase exon 3 Tyr113His and exon 4 His139Arg polymorphisms with gastric cancer in India. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2013 Jul;32(4):246-52. PMID: 23580125
3 Ghoshal U, Tripathi S, Kumar S, Mittal B, Chourasia D, Kumari N, Krishnani N, Ghoshal UC. Genetic polymorphism of cytochrome P450 (CYP) 1A1, CYP1A2, and CYP2E1 genes modulate susceptibility to gastric cancer in patients with Helicobacter pylori infection. Gastric Cancer. 2014 Apr;17(2):226-34. PMID: 23686565; IF: 4.404
4 Kumar S, Kumari N, Mittal RD, Mohindra S, Ghoshal UC. Association between pro-(IL-8) and anti-inflammatory (IL-10) cytokine variants and their serum levels and H. pylori-related gastric carcinogenesis in northern India. Meta Gene. 2015 Aug 26;6:9-16.PMID:26380815; IF:0.625
5 Kumar S, Kumari N, Mittal RD, Ghoshal UC. Pepsinogen-II 100 bp ins/del gene polymorphism and its elevated circulating levels are associated with gastric cancer, particularly with Helicobacter pylori infection and intestinal metaplasia. Gastric Cancer. 2016 Jul;19(3):808-16.PMID:26486507; IF:5.454
6 Roy K, Ghosh TK, Kumar S, Ghoshal UC, Biswas S. Association of BER gene polymorphism XRCC3 and XRCC1 with risk of gastric carcinogenesis: A case-control study for Eastern India. J Med Sci Clin Research 2016 Feb 21: 3, 8; 6916-6920: IF: 3.790
7 Shukla SK, Khatoon J, Prasad KN, Rai RP, Singh AK, Kumar S, Ghoshal UC, Krishnani N. Transforming growth factor beta 1 (TGF-β1) modulates Epstein-Barr virus reactivation in absence of Helicobacter pylori infection in patients with gastric cancer. Cytokine. 2016 Jan;77:176-9. PMID:26239415;IF: 2.940
8 Singh R, Ghoshal UC, Kumar S, Mittal B. Genetic variants of immune-related genes IL17F and IL10 are associated with functional dyspepsia: A case-control study. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2017 Sep;36(5):343-352. PMID: 28965252

Pani KC, Kumar S, Niraj Kumari N, Ghoshal UC, Krishnani N. Role of the Endoscopic Biopsy in the Diagnosis of PrimaryGastric Lymphomas: A Retrospective Review of 120 PatientsTropical Gastroenterology 2018;39(4):188-194.

10 Kumar S, Mishra S, Shalini, Singh P, Gupta A, Singh A. Biomedical waste segregation and their management in urban area of Gorakhpur: A survey for long term approach. G-J. Environ. Sci. Technol. 8(1): 5-9(2020). ISSN (Online): 2322-0228.
11 Patwa AK, Deep A, Kumar S, Rungta S, Atam V, Swaroop S. Previous history of surgery in females and roadside shaving in males are the commonest risk factors for hepatitis C infection: A cross‑sectional retrospective study. J family Med Prim Care, Jan 2021, Vol 10,issue1 p-407-413.

12 Amresh Kumar Singh, Sushil Kumar, Suraj Prasad, IP Adhikari, Vivek Gaur. Association of different biomarkers and CT value of RT-PCR with mortality in COVID-19 cases attended at tertiary care center in India. International Journal of Biomedical and Advance Research 2021; 12(06): e5610. Doi: 10.7439/ijbar.v12i6.5610
13 Sushil Kumar, Girijesh Kumar Patel, Uday C. Ghoshal. Helicobacter pylori-Induced Inflammation: Possible Factors Modulating the Risk of Gastric Cancer. Pathogens 202110, 1099. https://doi.org/10.3390/pathogens10091099. IF: 3.492
14 Sanjeev Kumar, Sushil Kumar, Kapinder. Evaluation of mosquito larvicidal potentialof Indigenous plants of Eastern Uttar Pradesh. Conference proceedings- PresentStatus and Future Trends in Entomological & Wildlife Studies. 2021; 56-60. HimanshuPublications. ISBN No. 978-81-7906-000-0
15 Kumar Sanjeev and Kumar Sushil: Efficacy ofphytochemicals against mosquito larvae: An update to integrated mosquitomanagement. Intern. J. Zool. Invest. 8(1): 305-319, 2022. https://doi.org/10.33745/ijzi.2022.v08i01.034  

Amresh Kumar Singh, Nandini Singh, Sushil Kumar,Ankur Kumar. Role and Impact of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: ANew Paradigm in Antibiotic Era During COVID-19 Pandemic. Acta ScientificMicrobiology 5.5 (2022): 90-100. ISSN: 2581-3226


AmreshKumar Singh, Sushil Kumar, SurajPrasad, Indra P Adhikari, Vivek Gaur, Ankur Kumar.“Emergence of Delta Plus (AY.1) and Kappa (B.1.617.1) Variants of SARS-CoV-2 inSecond Wave of India: A Case Series from Eastern Uttar Pradesh". Acta Scientific Microbiology 5.7 (2022):95-101.


NandiniSingh, Amresh Kumar Singh, Sushil Kumar,Narendra Pratap Singh, Vivek Gaur. Role ofMycobacterial Culture and Drug Sensitivity Testing Laboratory under NationalTuberculosis Elimination Program for the Abolition of Tuberculosis in India by2025. Journal of Clinical andDiagnostic Research 2022; 16(7), 1-5.


TaheeraAnsari, Sushil Kumar. Influence ofInsecticides on the Development of Pest Resistance of Diamondback Moth(Plutella Xylostella). Frontiers in Crop Improvement 2022; 10(II), 969-976.

S.NO.Title of the bookTitle of the chapterNational / internationalYear of PublicationISBN NumberAffiliating InstituteAffiliating InstituteName of the publisher
1 4th edition of Anesthesiology updates for Postgraduate How to write a thesis?National20139789351520962Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, LucknowSanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, LucknowJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
2 Advances in Microbial pathogenesis of gastrointestinal Diseases The Viral Microbiota of GutInternational2020-DDU Gorakhpur UniversityDDU Gorakhpur UniversityBentham eBook series: Recent Advances in Biotechnology
S.NO.Title of the paperConference/Workshop etc NameConference/Workshop etc TypeOrganised byDate:Place
1 Helicobacter pylori and Intestinal helminthes infection are pointed towards the survival of both species, may be an explanation of Indian enigma of gastric cancerNational Seminar on “Omics for Food, Health and Environment” (OFHE-2020)NationalDepartment of Biotechnology, DDU gorakhpur University2020DDU Gorakhpur University
2 Microbiology: Susheel Kumar and Veena B kushwahaWorkshop on Tools and Techniques in Life Sciences, Department of Zoology, DDU Gorakhpur UniversityNationalDepartment of Zoology, DDUGU 2019DDU Gorakhpur University
3 Pro-inflammatory cytokine IL -17F 7488 T/C polymorphism is associated with intestinal type gastric cancer in relation to Helicobacter pylori infection Biotechnological Interventions in Agriculture, Health and Industry (BIAHI-2019) NationalDept. of Biotechnology, DDUGU2019DDUGU
4 Interleukin (IL)- 17F 7488 T/C polymorphism is associated with gastric cancer particularly among intestinal phenotypeAdvances in Biological and Environmental Research for Human Welfare (ICABERHW-2018)InternationalDept. of Zoology, DDUGU2018DDU Gorakhpur University
5 Markers of gastric acid secretion (pepsinogens and G-17) and inflammatory response (IL-8) are associated with functional dyspepsia particularly in absence of H. pylori infection4th Asian Neurogastroenterology & Motility AssociationInternationalSanjay Gandhi PGI medical Sciences, Lucknow2015New Delhi, India
6 Association between pepsinogen (PG-II) 100 bp insertion/deletion gene polymorphism and precancerous gastric lesion (intestinal metaplasia)54th Annual conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISGCON)NationalIndian Society of Gastroenterology2013Ahmadabad
7 IL-8-251 T/A gene polymorphism with their serum level influencing host’s susceptibility to gastric cancer in H. pylori endemic areaAsia Pacific Digestive Week (APDW) 2012InternationalAsia Pacific Digestive Week (APDW) 2012Bangkok, Thailand
8 Genetic polymorphism of cytochrome P450 (CYP) 1A1, CYP1A2 and CYP2E1 genes modulate susceptibility to gastric cancer in patients with Helicobacter pylori infection53rd Annual conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISGCON)NationalIndian Society of Gastroenterology2012Jaipur, Rajasthan
9 Role of micosomal epoxide hydrolase exon 3 and 4 gene polymorphism in susceptibility to gastric cancer endemic for Helicobacter pylori infection: a case-control study52nd Annual conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISGCON)NationalIndian Society of Gastroenterology2011Coimbatore, Tamilnadu
10 Serological Assessment of Gastric Intestinal Metaplasia and Atrophy using pepsinogen-I, pepsinogen-II and gastrin-17 levels in a Low Incidence area of Gastric Cancer Endemic for H. pylori infection7th Annual conference of Association of Medical Microbiologists-UP Chapter (UPMICROCON 2011)NationalDept. of Microbiology, Sanjay Gandhi PGI medical Sciences, Lucknow2011Sanjay Gandhi PGI medical Sciences, Lucknow
11 Evaluation of utility of pepsinogen (PG)-I, PG-II and gastrin-17 serum levels in diagnosis of cancer- associated gastric mucosal lesions like intestinal metaplasia in patients with H. pylori infection in India51th Annual conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISGCON) NationalIndian Society of Gastroenterology 2010Hyderabad
12 Prevalence and management strategies of non-communicable gastrointestinal diseases in Poorvanchal areaSustainable Development of Poorvanchal : Issues, Strategies And Way Forward InternationalPoorvanchal Vikas Board, Gov.of UP and DDU Gorakhpur University10-12 Dec 2020Gorakhpur
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  • Awarded:              0

Administrative Responsibility

S.NO.DescriptionFromToYear & Month
1 Programme Ofiicer, NSS, DDU Gorakhpur University10/11/201810/07/20202 Year 4 Month

Awards & Fellowships

S.NO.TitleDescriptionAwarding Institute/BodyAward Date
1 Top 50 Teachers awardDistrict levelDepartment of Higher Education, Uttar Pradesh and DDU Gorakhpur University05/09/2021

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