Dr Narendra Babu Shivanagere Nagojappa

Dr Narendra Babu Shivanagere Nagojappa

Senior Lecturer

B.Pharm., M.Pharm., Ph.D.

narendrababu.shivanagerenagojappa@taylors.edu.my
Subjects Taught
  • Medicinal Chemistry & Drug Design(UG Pharmacy)
  • Drug Design, Discovery & Development (UG Pharmacy)
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis (UG Pharmacy)
  • Biochemistry (UG Pharmacy)
  • Introduction to Physical Pharmacy (UG Pharmacy)
  • Molecule to Patient (UG Pharmacy)
  • Research Methodology (UG Pharmacy)
  • Research Governance & Organisation(Post Graduate& PhD)
Research Interests
  • Synthetic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry & Drug Discovery
  • Chemical Biology
  • Natural Product Drug Discovery
Scholarly Activities / Industry Experience
Post-Doctoral Research Experience
January 2009 – November 2009
Post-Doctoral Fellow & Visiting Lecturer, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University Science Malaysia, Malaysia.
  • Involved as a researcher in the area of Drug Design & Discovery projects and research supervision of PG & PhD students.
Industrial Research Experience
December 2007 – December 2008
Research Scientist, Division of Synthetic and Medicinal Chemistry, Connexios Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore, India.
  • Lead identification for various molecular targets of diabetes.
  • Design of the new chemical entities as drugs and their synthesis targeting diabetes.
Publications
  • S. R. Pattan, S. N. Narendra Babu and Jayashri Angadi, “Synthesis and biological activity of 2-amino [51-(41-Sulphonylbenzylidine)-2,4 thiazolidinedione]-7-(substituted)-6-fluorobenzothiazoles”, Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, 2002, 11, 333-334
  • S. R. Pattan, S. N. Narendra Babu and Angadi J. S, “Synthesis and Biological activity of 7-chloro-(6-fluoro-benzothiazole)-2-amino acetanilides, Indian Drugs, 2002, 39(10), 515-517
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, G. R. Srinivasa, D. C. Santhosh and D. Channe Gowda, “Rapid and simple hydrogenolysis using conventional and microwave method” J. Chem. Res. (S), 2004, January, 66-67
  • G. R. Srinivasa, S. N. Narendra Babu, C. Lakshmi and D. Channe Gowda, “Conventional and microwave assisted hydrogenolysis using zinc and ammonium formate” Synth. Commun, 2004, 34(10), 1831-1837
  • B. H. Doreswamy, M. Mahendra, S. N. Narendra Babu, D. Channe Gowda, M. A. Sridhar and J. Shashidhara Prasad, “Crystal structure of the ter-Butyloxycarbonylisoleu cinedicyclhexylcarbodiimide Adduct,” Analytical Sciences, 2004, 20, x107-10
  • S. N. Narendra Babu and Rangappa K. S. “Design, synthesis, Antibacterial and Anti-tubercular activity of shorter tetra peptide analogues of Ovine Bactenecin5", Indian Journal of Chemistry, Section B, 47B,2, 2008, 297
  • S. N. Narendra Babu and Rangappa K. S. “Design, synthesis and structure-activity study of shorter hexa peptide analogues as HIV-1 protease inhibitors", Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 16(2), 2008, 874-880
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, A. S. Abdul Rahim, H. Osman, C. K. Quah and H.-K. Fun., “4-Cyclobutylamino-3-nitrobenzoic acid.” Acta Cryst. (2009). E65, o1566-o1567
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, A. S. Abdul Rahim, H. Osman, S. R. Jebas and H.-K. Fun., “4-(But-3-enylamino)-3-nitrobenzoic acid.” Acta Cryst. (2009). E65, o1560-o1561
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, A. S. Abdul Rahim, S. A. Hamid, C. S. Yeap and H.-K. Fun.,” 4-(sec-Butylamino)-3-nitrobenzoic acid.” Acta Cryst. (2009). E65, o1557-o1558
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, A. S. Abdul Rahim, S. Abd Hamid, S. R. Jebas and H.-K. Fun., “4-tert-Butylamino-3-nitrobenzoic acid.” Acta Cryst. (2009). E65, o1233-o1234
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, A. S. Abdul Rahim, H. Osman, S. R. Jebas and H.-K. Fun., “4-Butylamino-3-nitrobenzoic acid.” Acta Cryst. (2009). E65, o1122-o1123
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, A. S. Abdul Rahim, S. Abd Hamid, C. K. Quah and H.-K. Fun., “4-Ethylamino-3-nitrobenzoic acid.” Acta Cryst. (2009). E65, o1079
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, A. S. Abdul Rahim, H. Osman, I. A. Razak and H.-K. Fun.,” Ethyl 4-fluoro-3-nitrobenzoate.” Acta Cryst. (2009). E65, o556
  • S. N. Narendra Babu, A. S. Abdul Rahim, S. Abd Hamid, K. Balasubramani and H.-K. Fun., “Ethyl 4-butylamino-3-nitrobenzoate.” Acta Cryst. (2009). E65, o2070-o2071
  • Abdul Rahim, A. S., Abd Hamid, S., S. N Narendra Babu, Loh, W.-S., Fun, H.-K., “Ethyl 4-(2-hydroxyethylamino)-3-nitrobenzoate.” Acta Cryst 2010, E66, o846-847
Guest Lectures Delivered:
Visiting Lecturer
May 2010- May 2011
Lecturer, Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Design, Goa College of Pharmacy, Goa, India.
  • Taught Drug Design & Development modules to Bachelor in pharmacy degree students
May 2011- May 2014
Honorary Lecturer, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University, United Kingdom.

Awards & Honours:
  • CSIR- Senior Research Fellowship, by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, HRD Group, Govt of India, India, 2005- 2007.
  • ICMR- Senior Research Fellowship, by the Indian Council for Medical Research, New-Delhi, India, 2006.
  • Lady Tata Memorial Trust, Junior Research Fellowship, 2003- 2005.
  • Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE), 92.96 Percentile, IIT Kharagpur, India, 2000.
  • Certificate of Appreciation, University Science Malaysia, Publications Category as Co-author, 2010.
Professional Affiliations
  • Associate Member, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society, Malaysia.
  • Member, Royal Society of Chemistry, London.
  • Member, Malaysian Natural Product Society, Malaysia.
  • Registered Pharmacist (RPh), Pharmacy Council of India.
  • Life Member, Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA), India.
  • Life Member, Indian Peptide Society, India.
  • Life Member, Society of Biological Chemists, India.
  • Life Member, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Society of India, India.
  • Life Member, Chemical Research Society of India, India.