Rashmi M. Bhande-Kolhapure
From 06/2009 to 28/2014, Doctorate
From 2008 to 2009, Head of Department of Microbiology, B.Sc. Microbiology I, II & IIIrd year
at Shivaji College, Udgir, Dist. Latur, Maharashtra, India.
From 06/2010 to 14/2014, ON CL Basis with ongoing Ph.D
Swami Ramnanad Teerth Marathwada University,Nanded, India
From 14/2011 to 14/2014, EVALUATION OF UROPATHOGENIC BACTERIAL RESISTANCE TOWARDS BROAD SPECTRUM β-LACTAMASES AND SEARCH FOR ANTIMICROBIAL THERAPY
Handled the Women Scientist-A major project amounting Rs. 15, 60,000/- during 2011-2014 as a Principle Investigator. Funded by Department of Science and Technology (DST), New Delhi, India.
, Environmental Microbiology
Natural product research
Rashmi. M. Bhande (2013) “Nanomaterials: A Ray of Hope in Infectious Diseases Treatment”, River Publisher, Genomics and Drug Discovery, Denmark.
Rashmi M Bhande, C N Khobragade, R S Mane, S Bhande (2013) Enhanced synergism of antibiotics with Zinc oxide nanoparticles against Extended spectrum β-lactamase producers implicated in Urinary Tract Infections. Journal of Nanoparticle Research (Springer, I.F.3.2), Citations: 7
Rashmi M. Bhande (2012) In vitro antibacterial, Membrane damage, Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of Barleria Prionitis L extract on UTI causing multidrug resistant E.coli. International Journal of Current Pharmaceutical Research, 4: 64-69.(ICV 4.2)
Rashmi M Bhande, C N Khobragade (2013) In vitro Synergistic antibacterial effect between Prosopis juliflora L and Moringa oleifera L extracts and antibiotics against metallo- β-lactamase producers, SRTMU’s Research Journal of Science /Social Science,3: 41-51.(ISSN:2277-8594;IF 0.3)
S. Bhosale, Rashmi Bhande*, C N Khobragade (2012) Inhibition of Enterobacteriaciae β-lactamases by non-antibiotic drugs: An in silico approach. SRTMU’s Research Journal of Science /Social Science,2: 38-46.(ISSN:2277-8594;IF0.3)
Abstract Accepted for oral presentation, “In vitro Evaluation of Barleria prionitis L extract on Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) causing Multidrug Resistant E. coli Membrane Using Fluorescence Study” in First Biotechnology World Congress (Feb14-15, 2012, Dubai, UAE).
Honors and Awards
1) Selected for Women Scientist- A award by Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India.
2) Own First Prize in International conference for Poster Presentation, ICRINT-2013.
PATENT: Rashmi. M. Bhande (2014) “An improved process for the preparation of formulation to treat Urinary Tract Infections”, Application No.4098 MUM 2013, Government of India.
Worked as a manuscript reviewer by Sky Journal of Microbiology Research in 2015.