Education Qualification

BSc Biochemistry with Voc. Biotechnology, St. Xavier’s College, Ahmedabad

MSc Biotechnology, Nirma University

NET Qualified

Research Interests

Bio-degradation of polyethylene using microorganisms


3 years (Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission)


Raj, R. S., Thakur, S. V., Hussen, V. S., Joshi, M. N., Tyagi, S. N., & Bagatharia, S. B. (2017). Development of PR genes panel for screening aphid-tolerant cultivars in Brassica juncea. 3 Biotech, 7(2), 1-10.

Raj, R. S., Thakur, S. V., Vyas, Y. S., Patel, K. M., Patel, P. V., Joshi, M. N., … & Bagatharia, S. B. (2017). Diversity analysis, pathogen load and gene expression studies of mango cultivars infected by mango malformation disease. Plant Growth Regulation, 81(1), 117-130.