Dr. G.  Sibi

Dr. G. Sibi

H.O.D
Indian Academy Degree College, India


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Botany from Bangalore University, India

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Biography

Dr. G. Sibi is currently working as Assistant Professor at Indian Academy Degree College, India. He obtained his Ph.D. in Microbiology from Bangalore University, India in 2010. He also worked as Guest Faculty, and Junior Research Fellow at Bangalore University, Bangalore, and HOD Department of Microbiology at Padmashree Institute of Management and Sciences, Bangalore. His area of expertise includes Applied Microbiology-Medical and Agricultural Microbiology, Phytochemistry-Purification and Characterization of Bio-active Compounds Molecular Biology-Purification and Characterization of Proteins and Nucleic Acids Instrumentation-HPLC, GC, AAS, UV-Vis, FT-IR. He has published 21 research articles in journals, 2 industrial reports, and 19 papers in conferences/seminars contributed as author/co-author.

Area of Interest:

Pharmacology and Toxicology
100%
Microbiology
62%
Biotechnology
90%
Botany
75%
Bioremediation
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Vijayan, D. and G. Sibi, 2019. Pterocarpus marsupium for the treatment of diabetes and other disorders. J. Complement. Med. Alternat. Healthcare, Vol. 9. .
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  2. Hamid, S. and G. Sibi, 2019. Lipid droplet synthesis in Chlorococcopsis minuta mediated by nitrogen deprivation for higher lipid productivity. Microbiology, 14: 1-7.
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  3. Grover, S. and G. Sibi, 2019. Metal leachate from Alkaline battery litters: A threat to aquatic organisms. Int. J. Microbiol. Curr. Res., 1: 26-28.

  4. Yadav, S., S. Mohammed, S. Grover and M. Sudhakar, 2018. Surfactant mediated biodegradation of aromatic hydrocarbons using rhamnolipid producing bacterial isolate. Modern Approaches Oceanogr. Petrochem. Sci., 2: 141-148.
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  5. Yadav, S., S. Baliyan, V.G. Prasad and G. Sibi, 2018. Future of vinyl banners: Chemical composition, toxicity, environmental impact and degradation. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Natural Resour., Vol. 15. 10.19080/IJESNR.2018.15.555916.
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  6. Sibi, G., 2018. Microalgae biomass harvesting based on pH induced, chemical and bioflocculants mediated flocculation-A review. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Natural Resour., 11: 1-5.

  7. Sibi, G., 2018. Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. Himalaya Publishing House, Mumbai.

  8. Sibi, G., 2018. Bioenergy production from wastes by microalgae as sustainable approach for waste management and to reduce resources depletion. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Natural Resour., Vol. 13. 10.19080/IJESNR.2018.13.555864.
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  9. Prasad, V.G., S. Baliyan and G. Sibi, 2018. Prevalence of antibiotic resistance among bacterial isolates from hospital environments and effluents. J. Bacteriol. Mycol., 5: 1082-1085.

  10. Hamid, S. and G. Sibi, 2018. Antioxidant system response in green microalga Chlorococcopsis minuta against nutrient stress in growth media. Asian J. Biol. Sci., 11: 210-216.
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  11. Arjunan, S., A.M. Abdulmuhsen, M. Sudhakar and G. Sibi, 2018. Differential expression of proteins associated with chronic Hepatitis B virus infection on HeLa cell lines. J. Proteomics Genomics, 2: 1-6.

  12. Singh, R., R. Birru and G. Sibi, 2017. Nutrient removal efficiencies of Chlorella vulgaris from urban wastewater for reduced eutrophication. J. Environ. Prot., Vol. 8. 10.4236/jep.2019.106051.
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  13. Simon, J., S.K. Gupta, A.J. Shijitha, S.A. Lone, B. Limbu, R. Senthilkumar and G. Sibi, 2017. Antibacterial activity of nanomaterials synthesized from plant extracts against methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Int. J. Environ. Sci. Natural Resour., Vol. 4. .
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  14. Sibi, G., D.A. Kumar, T. Gopal, K. Harinath, S. Banupriya and S. Chaitra, 2017. Metal nanoparticle triggered growth and lipid production in Chlorella vulgaris. Int. J. Scient. Res. Environ. Sci. Toxicol., 2: 1-8.

  15. Sharma, S. and G. Sibi, 2017. Epidemiology and characterization of lipophilic yeast (Malassezia) from human dandruff samples using cultural and molecular methods. Int. Res. J. Biochem. Biotechnol., 4: 68-74.

  16. Pratap, A., M. Kumar and G. Sibi, 2017. Fruit and vegetable waste hydrolysates as growth medium for higher biomass and lipid production in Chlorella vulgaris. J. Environ. Waste Manage., 4: 204-210.

  17. Limbu, B. and G. Sibi, 2017. Fruit wastes hydrolysates as feedstock: Pre-treatment strategies for cost-saving and sustainable microalgae cultivation. Int. J. Res. Environ. Sci., 3: 35-40.
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  18. Kumar, D.A., T. Gopal, K. Harinath and G. Sibi, 2017. Responses in growth and lipid productivity of Chlorella vulgaris to different nitrogen sources. SOJ Microbiol. Infect. Dis., 5: 1-6.

  19. Anusha, L., C.S. Devi and G. Sibi, 2017. Inhibition effects of cobalt nano particles against fresh water algal blooms caused by Microcystis and Oscillatoria. Am. J. Applied Scient. Res., 3: 26-32.

  20. Sibi, G., V. Shetty and K. Mokashi, 2016. Enhanced lipid productivity approaches in microalgae as an alternate for fossil fuels-A review. J. Energy Inst., 89: 330-334.
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  21. Sibi, G., 2016. Insight of Biofuel Prospects from Microalgae as Renewable Energy Source for Environmental Sustainability. In: Environmental Biotechnology: Biodegradation, Bioremediation and Bioconversion of Xenobiotics for Sustainable Development, Sangeetha, J., D. Thangadurai, M. David and M.A. Abdullah (Eds.)., Apple Academic Press, UK.

  22. Sibi, G., 2016. Biosorption of chromium from electroplating and galvanizing industrial effluents under extreme conditions using Chlorella vulgaris. Green Energy Environ., 1: 172-177.

  23. Sibi, G. and S. Rabina, 2016. Inhibition of pro-inflammatory mediators and cytokines by Chlorella vulgaris extracts. Pharmacogn. Res., 8: 118-122.
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  24. Mokashi, K., V. Shetty, S.A. George and G. Sibi, 2016. Sodium bicarbonate as inorganic carbon source for higher biomass and lipid production integrated carbon capture in Chlorella vulgaris. Achiev. Life Sci., 10: 111-117.
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  25. Sibi, G., V. Shetty and K. Mokashi, 2015. Enhanced lipid productivity approaches in microalgae as an alternate for fossil fuels-A review. J. Energy Inst. 10.1016/j.joei.2015.03.008.
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  26. Sibi, G., 2015. Low cost carbon and nitrogen sources for higher microalgal biomass and lipid production using agricultural wastes. J. Environ. Sci. Technol., 8: 113-121.

  27. Sibi, G., 2015. Inhibition of lipase and inflammatory mediators by Chlorella lipid extracts for antiacne treatment. J. Adv. Pharm. Technol. Res., 6: 7-12.
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  28. Sibi, G., 2015. Cultural conditions and nutrient composition as effective inducers for biomass and lipid production in fresh water microalgae. Res. J. Environ. Toxicol., 9: 168-178.
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  29. Shetty, V., K. Mokashi and G. Sibi, 2015. Variations among antioxidant profiles in lipid and phenolic extracts of microalgae from different growth medium. J. Fish. Aquatic Sci., 10: 367-375.
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  30. Shetty, V. and G. Sibi, 2015. Relationship between total phenolics and antioxidant activities of microalgae under autotrophic, heterotrophic and mixotrophic growth. J. Food Resour. Sci., 4: 1-9.

  31. Pant, G., C. Simaria, R.A.H. Varsi, P. Bhan and G. Sibi, 2015. In vitro anti-cholesterol and antioxidant activity of methanolic extracts from flax seeds (Linum usitatissimum L.). Res. J. Med. Plant, 9: 300-306.

  32. Sibi, G., V. Sukanya and G. Gayathri, 2014. Variability in the distribution of daidzein and genistein in legume sprouts and their anticancer activity with MCF-7 breast cancer cells. Acad. J. Cancer Res., 7: 173-178.
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  33. Sibi, G., T.S. Anuraag and G. Bafila, 2014. Copper stress on cellular contents and fatty acid profiles in Chlorella species. Online J. Biol. Sci., 14: 209-217.
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  34. Sibi, G., P. Kumari and N. Kabungulundabungi, 2014. Antibiotic sensitivity pattern from pregnant women with urinary tract infection in Bangalore, India. Asian Pacific J. Trop. Med., 7: S116-S120.
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  35. Sibi, G., M.A. Alam, J. Shah and M. Razak, 2014. Susceptibility pattern of Malassezia species to selected plant extracts and antifungal agents. Int. J. Green Pharm., 8: 226-230.
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  36. Sibi, G., A. Venkategowda and L. Gowda, 2014. Isolation and characterization of antimicrobial alkaloids from Plumeria alba flowers against food borne pathogens. Am. J. Life Sci., 2: 1-6.
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  37. Sibi, G., 2014. Biosorption of arsenic by living and dried biomass of fresh water microalgae-potentials and equilibrium studies. J. Bioremed. Biodegred., Vol. 5. 10.4172/2155-6199.1000249.
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  38. Rahman, H., V.B. Reddy, S. Ghosh, S.K. Mistry, G. Pant and G. Sibi, 2014. Antioxidant, cytotoxic and hypolipidemic activities of Plumeria alba L. and Plumeria rubra L. Am. J. Life Sci., 2: 11-15.
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  39. Rahman, H., B. Vijaya, S. Ghosh, G. Pant and G. Sibi, 2014. In vitro studies on antioxidant, hypolipidemic and cytotoxic potential of Parmelia perlata. Am. J. Life Sci., 2: 7-10.
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  40. Pant, G., G. Sibi, S.A. George, S. Bhadran and U. Chauhan, 2014. Variations in biochemical attributes of Cassia tora L. and C. auriculata L. under temperature stress. Am. J. Life Sci., 2: 16-21.
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  41. Pandey, P., G. Pant and G. Sibi, 2014. Isolation and characterization of bifenthrin catabolizing bacterial strain bacillus cibi from soil for pyrethroids biodegradation. Online J. Biol. Sci., 14: 188-195.
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  42. Chaudhary, N., T. Banerjee, N. Ibrahim and G. Sibi, 2014. Fungal leaching of iron ore: Isolation, characterization and bioleaching studies of Penicillium verruculosum. Am. J. Microbiol., 5: 29-34.

  43. Sibi, G., V. Apsara, K. Dhananjaya, K.R. Ravikumar and H. Mallesha, 2013. Phytochemical and antibacterial properties of spices against food borne bacteria with special reference to Parmelia perlata. Global J. Bio-Sci. Biotechnol., 2: 145-149.
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  44. Sibi, G., R. Wadhavan, S. Singh, K. Dhananjaya and K.R. Ravikumar et al., 2013. Biological control of onion black mold by Indian culinary spices under in vitro conditions. Asian J. Pharm. Clin. Res., 6: 156-158.
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  45. Sibi, G., R. Wadhavan, S. Singh, A. Shukla and K. Dhananjaya et al., 2013. Plant latex: a promising antifungal agent for post harvest disease control. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 16: 1737-1743.
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  46. Sibi, G., K. Kaushik, K. Dhananjaya, K.R. Ravikumar and H. Mallesha, 2013. Antibacterial activity of Sechium edule (Jacq.) Swartz against gram negative food borne bacteria. Adv. Applied Sci. Res., 4: 259-261.
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  47. Sibi, G., K. Kaushik, K. Dhananjaya and K.R. Ravikumar, 2013. In vitro antimicrobial activity of Muntingia calabura fruit extracts against food borne pathogens. Pharmacogn. J., 5: 135-136.
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  48. Sibi, G., K. Dhananjaya, K.R. Ravikumar, H. Mallesha and R.T. Venkatesha, 2013. Preparation of glucosamine hydrochloride from crustacean shell waste and it's quantitation by RP-HPLC. American-Eur. J. Sci. Res., 8: 63-67.
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  49. Sibi, G., K. Dhananjaya, K.R. Ravikumar and H. Mallesha, 2013. Comparative analysis of daidzein and genistein from seeds and sprouts of legumes by RP-HPLC. J. Food Sci. Technol., 2: 1-6.
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  50. Sibi, G., A. Shukla, K. Dhananjaya, K.R. Ravikumar and H. Mallesha, 2013. In vitro antibacterial activities of Broccoli (Brassica oleracea L.var italica) against food borne bacteria. J. Appl. Pharm. Sci., 3: 100-103.
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  51. Pant, G., S.K. Mistry and G. Sibi, 2013. Isolation, identification and characterization of p, p'-DDT degrading bacteria from soil. J. Environ. Sci. Technol., 6: 130-137.
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  52. Pant, G., S. Hemalatha, S. Arjunan, S. Malla and G. Sibi, 2013. Effect of heat stress in synthesis of heat shock proteins and antioxidative enzyme response in Trigonella foenum-graceum L. J. Plant Sci., 1: 51-56.
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  53. Pant, G., K. Sai, S. Babasaheb, R. Reddy and G. Sibi, 2013. In vitro α-amylase and α-glucosidase inhibitor activity of abutilon indicum leaves. Asian J. Pharm. Clin. Res., 6: 22-24.

  54. Sibi, G., V. Apsara, K. Dhananjaya, H. Mallesha and K.R. Ravikumar, 2012. Biological control of postharvest fungal pathogens of sweet oranges by Plumeria latex. Asian J. Plant Sci. Res., 2: 613-619.
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  55. Sibi, G., S. Awasthi, K. Dhananjaya, H. Mallesha and K.R. Ravikumar, 2012. Comparative studies of Plumeria species for their phytochemical and antifungal properties against Citrus sinensis pathogens. Int. J. Agric. Res., 7: 324-331.
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  56. Sibi, G., R. Naveen, K. Dhananjaya, K.R. Ravikumar and H. Mallesha, 2012. Potential use of Muntingia calabura L. extracts against human and plant pathogens. Pharmacogn. J., 4: 44-47.
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  57. Sibi, G., P. Chatly, S. Adhikari and K.R. Ravikumar, 2012. Phytoconstituents and their influence on antimicrobial properties of Morinda citrifolia L. Res. J. Med. Plant, 6: 441-448.
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  58. Sibi, G., G. Kaur, G. Devi, K. Dhananjaya, H. Mallesha and K.R. Ravikumar, 2012. Anti-dandruff activity of Ricinus communis L leaf extracts. Int. J. Curr. Pharm. Res., 4: 74-76.
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  59. Dhananjaya, K., G. Sibi, H. Mallesha, K.R. Ravikumar and S. Awasthi, 2012. In silico studies of daidzein and genistein with human estrogen receptor α. Asian Pacific J. Trop. Biomed., 2: S1747-S1753.
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  60. Sibi, G., K. Dhananjaya and B.R. Patil, 2011. Molecular docking and receptor based analysis of H1N1 Antiviral drugs. Biores. Bull., 2: 373-377.
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  61. Sibi, G., A.P. Devi, K. Fouzia and B.R. Patil, 2011. Prevalence, microbiologic profile of urinary tract infection and its treatment with trimethoprim in diabetic patients. Res. J. Microbiol., 6: 543-551.
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  62. Sibi, G., 2011. Role of phosphate solubilizing fungi during phosphocompost production and their effect on the growth of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L) plants. J. Applied Nat. Sci., 3: 287-290.
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  63. Sibi, G. and M. Kaur, 2011. Management of vegetable wastes by vermicomposting technology. American-Eur. J. Agric. Environ. Sci., 10: 983-987.
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  64. Sibi, G. and D. Anusuya, 2009. Composting of kitchen wastes from Bangalore university canteen with microbial inoculants. J. Microb. World, 11: 126-127.