Bioanalytical Sciences

The Department of Bioanalytical Sciences    

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Course

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN  BIOANALYTICAL SCIENCES

Ramnarain Ruia College, a prestigious academic institution, is well known for its credo of multidimensional development of students. It provides an invigorating environment for academic and extracurricular excellence.

Ruia College has created many a milestones during its journey of over 70 years. One such endeavor was started in the year 2004- M.Sc. in Bioanalytical Sciences, under the UGC scheme of "Innovative Programmes".

Ruia College was a pioneer to start this interdisciplinary, industry aligned, post graduate course. This course has been very well received by students as well as industry and it is growing from strength to strength.

ABOUT THE COURSE

OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE

l     To develop trained manpower in the field of Bioanalytical Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences and ASU (Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani) Sciences, with respect to adequate instrumentation background for proficient operation, trouble­shooting and automation, as guided by the needs of the industry

l     To make the students abreast with the scientific methodology involved in standardization of ASU medicine as well as its need, in the face of changing trends of modern pharmaceutical industries

l     To train students both in traditional and sophisticated analytical techniques as well as in modern Genomics and Proteomics technologies

l     To introduce to the students the use of powerful tools of Information Technology in routine use at Manufacturing, QC / QA and Industrial Research

l     To give adequate exposure to students about the various Indian and International Guidelines with respect to Quality System Standards, Manufacturing, Clinical Trials, IPR, Regulatory Affairs, Bioethics etc.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE COURSE

l     Affiliated to the University of Mumbai

l     UGC Approved Interdisciplinary, Full time, Two years Degree Course

l     Industry and Research Laboratory Visits

l     Three months Industry Training

Students have been placed for their training in eminent industries and research institutes like Johnson and Johnson, Lupin, Sunpharma, Labindia, Ajanta Pharma, ACTREC, NIRRH, Watson, Pfizer, Nicholas Piramal & Gharda chemicals,

l     Hands on training on sophisticated Analytical Instruments

l     Teaching Faculty from Industry, Research and Educational Institutes along with In House Faculty

l     Job Oriented course well received by the industry

l     Campus Recruitment

RESULTS

l     Batch of 2004-06: 7 First classes

l     Batch of 2005-07: 14 First classes

l     Batch of 2006-08: 2 Distinctions and 11 First classes

 

 

PLACEMENTS

 

Students have got immediate placements in industries like Lupin,    McLoed`s, Sequel Pharma, Cipla, Bharat Serum, Johnson and Johnson, Sitec, Glenmark, Shimadzu, Ajanta Pharma, Orochem, Nicholas Piramal, Reliance Life Sciences ,SciVista IP, Aditya Birla etc.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Infrastructure

 

INFRASTRUCTURE

 

         Laboratories

 

l     Bioanalytical Sciences Laboratory

l     Herbal Research Laboratory

l     Animal Testing Centre

l     Therapeutic Monitoring Laboratory

 

    Libraries

l     Bioanalytical Sciences Library

l     Ramnarain Ruia College Library

l     Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Laboratory Library

 

Instrumentation facilities

l     UV-Visible Spectrophotometer

l     Horizontal and Vertical Gel Electrophoresis Apparatus

l     2-D Gel Electrophoresis Unit

l     HPTLC Spotter and HPTLC Scanner

l     HPLC and Auto sampler

l     GC

l     FTIR

l     Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (Flame & Graphite Furnace)

l      Capillary Electrophoresis

l     LC/MS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faculty

 

FACULTY

 

Ms. Dhanashree Koppar

Coordinator and Faculty, M.Sc in Microbiology   

Mr.Sachin B.Palekar,  M.Sc in Botany

Ms. Nandini Sathe,  M.Sc in Bioanalytical Sciences

Ms. Sandhya Menon,  M.Sc in Life Sciences 

 

Course Syllabus


COURSE SYLLABUS

M.Sc. Part I

Paper

Title of the paper

Content

I

Different Medicinal Systems, Pharmacognacy and Extraction Techniques

Indian Systems of Medicine 

Modern Medicine                                                                                                                           

Growth of Indian Pharmaceutical Industry

Principle of Extraction

Pharmacognacy

Isolation of Analytes

Solid Phase Extraction

Super Critical Fluid Extraction

II

Patent, Drug Acts and Quality Management

IPR issues of the New Drug

Patenting and Registration of New Drug

QC & QA of the Pharmaceutical Preparation

Stability Studies

Drug act and Regulations

 Good Laboratory Practice

Quality Assurance

Quality Control

III

Chromatography and Spectroscopy

Theory of Chromatographic Separation& TLC

HPTLC 

High Performance Liquid Chromatography

Gas Chromatography

Spectroscopy (UV-Visible, IR, NMR, AAS, XRD)

IV

Proteomics, Bioinformatics and Quality Management

Proteomics

Enzymology

Electrophoresis

Immunoassay & ELISA

Bioinformatics

Basic Pharmacokinetics

R& D in Pharma  industry

Drug properties

M.Sc Part II

Paper

Title of the paper

Content

V

Basic microbiology, Genomics, CE  and Toxicology

Basic Microbiology & Its Application to Pharmaceuticals

Bioassay in Pharmaceutical Evaluation

Genomics & DNA Fingerprinting

PCR Application

Regulatory Toxicology

Basic Toxicology

Capillary Electrophoresis

Automation in Sample Preparation

VI

MS applications, Metabolite studies, Thermal Analysis and Tracer Techniques

MS Basic

LC/MS Application

LC/MS/MS

GC/MS & HS-GC/MS

Metabolite Isolation

Metabolite Identification

Thermal Analysis

Tracer Techniques in Bioanalytical Assays

VII

Standardization of ASU Drugs, Statistics and GMP

Standardization of ASU Drugs

Projects Related to Standardization

General Statistical Methods

Concepts of Biostatistics

Electronic Data Management

Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)

Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) in ASU Drugs

VIII

BA/BE Studies, GCP and Method Validation

Ethical Issues in Clinical Trial

Regulatory Aspects of ASU Drugs

Good Clinical Practices (GCP)

Bioavailability (BA) & Bioequivalence Studies (BE)

Analytical Method Validation

QC/QA of ASU Drugs

Entrance

   
ENTRANCE TEST
ELIGIBILITY

 

B.Sc. in any one of the following subjects Chemistry/ Botany/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ Life Sciences/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology and has offered Chemistry as one of the subjects till S.Y.B.Sc. (Total 5 units) or equivalent.

55% or above in T.Y.B.Sc

No of Seats: 20

Selection Criteria: Entrance Test

 

SYLLABUS FOR M.Sc. BIOANALYTICAL SCIENCES
ENTRANCE EXAMINATION

 

 

l     General awareness about modern scientific development

l     Chemistry up to S.Y.BSc. level

l     General Biochemistry

l     Principles of Genetics (S.Y.J.C. level)

l     Basic Chemistry of Proteins and Nucleic acids

l     Basic principles of common instruments like pH meter and Spectrophotometer

l     Basic Microbiology

l     Physics and Mathematics (S.Y.J.C. level)

Last date for sale and submission of forms: 

Ongoing till 8th July 2011, 12 noon

Date of the Exam - 9th July 2011 between 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm    

Activities

 

 DEPARTMENT ACTIVITIES

 

CO - CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

l     The department organizes an annual event ‘BIOANALYZE'. It is an effort to introduce Bioanalytical Sciences to the student community and involve a healthy scientific discussion and interaction among the students of various fields through different events.

l     Students attend various seminars, conferences and workshops.

l     Field excursions are arranged for plant collection and for understanding the flora of various regions to the places including Silent Valley, Kerala ; Forest of Dangs, Gujarat. Also one day excursions are arranged every year.

l     Seminar presentations are given by the students on various syllabus and related topics, paper presentations from different journals to help improve their scientific communication.

l     Yoga sessions are arranged for the students.

 WORKSHOPS AND PROJECTS

l     The Department conducts workshops on Instrumental Techniques including Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer, UV Vis Spectrophotometer, Electrophoretic Techniques (PAGE, 2D, Agarose).

l     The Department has successfully completed various industry projects on Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer and Electrophoresis.

l     The Department will be conducting a 3 month certificate course in German as Foreign Language, from June to August 2009.

Alumni

 

ALUMNI

First Batch: 2004-06

Name

Current Status/ Company

Bhatambrekar Priti

Centurion

Cherian Dipti

Nicholas Piramal

Jadhav Prajakta

Indigo Pharma

Kambli Aditee

Bharat Serum Vaccines

Malik Sonia

Accutest

Mangaokar Manasi

Sitec Cipla

Manjarekar Rekha

BASF

Marathe Mahesh

Sitech Cipla

Menon Radhika

Sitech Cipla

Methre Unmesh

Sitech Cipla

More Parag

Sci Vista IP 

Mulam Satish

Bioanalytical Tech

Pargaokar Sayali

Lupin Pharmaceuticals

Patil Pratibha


Pawar Ashish

FDC

Pawar Rasika

IPCA

Saluja Gurpreet


Sawant Swapnali

Sitech Cipla

Shevde Sanjyot

Natural Remedies

Upadhye Charuta

Gemini Export

Second Batch: 2005-07

Name

Current Status/

Company

Anjum Badarpura

Macleod's Pharmaceuticals

Rohan Bhalerao

Ph.D in TDM

Sunil Budke

Zytex

Rucha Ghaisas

Sitec Cipla

Ganesh Gharat

Nicholas Piramal

Shraddha Joshi

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Yogesh Joshi

Applying for Ph.D

Kavita Kandari

PhD in TDM

Sairoz Maredia

Ashco

Nithya J

Kokilaben Dhirubai Ambani Hospital- Technical Officer, Biochem and Immunology

Vaibhavi Rai

Johnson & Johnson

Ramya Madhavan

Macleod's Pharmaceuticals

Indira

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Priyanka Rebello


Payal Samant

Ph.D in Mithibai College

Dipti Shah

Ph.D in US University of....

Vibha Shah

Cipla

Sneha Suredran

Ph.D in US University of ..-

Ashit Trivedi

Ph.D in US University of...

Shephali Vartak

Macleod's Pharmaceuticals

Third Batch: 2006-08

Name

Current Status/

Company

Ashley Stanley

Research Project in Hinduja

Aditi Awari

Ph.D in Khalsa College

Archana Borkar


Shweta Chinchkhede


Pradnya Dhairyawan

Ph D in Khalsa College

Mansi Joshi

MS, Pharmaceutical Management in US University of...

Amit Kamble

Ph.D

Sandesh Khilari


Rashi Kochhar

Shimadzu

Ashutosh Mishra

Ph.D

Mandeep Kaur Multan

 

Marico Industries

Sonal Nirwan

MBA in Pharma Mangmt

Pragati Poyekar

Elder

Parag Pednekar

Aditya Birla

Amey Phayde

Ph.D in Mithibai College

Rekha R

Orochem

Shailendra Rane

Shimadzu

Poonam Sakharkar

Sandoz

Varsha Sankpal

Ajantapharma

Sneha Shirodkar

Mcleod`s

Fourth Batch: 2007-09

Name

Current Status/

Company

Rupali Ahire


Devika Bose


Hasita Chilukuri


Aparna Dandekar


Madhura Dhavale


Richa Dubey


Karuna Gangadhare


Mansa Gurjar


Archana Jadhav


Sonali Kelkar


Simeen Khalphay


Amrita Konkane


Anuja Mahadik


Manali Mangaonkar


Saumya Menon


Neeti Mishra


Aswini Prabhu


Sheena Sachdava


Mithun Sarangdhar


Payal Selvaswala


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