Rupjyoti Bharali

Rupjyoti Bharali

Department of Biotechnology
Gauhati University
Guwahati 781 014, Assam, India.

Phone : +91-9864074271

Email rupjyoti.bharali@gauhati.ac.in



  • Head of the Department

  • Cancer Chemoprevention
  • Identification of bioactive components from natural sources
  • Hepatoprotective & antioxidant status of indigenous plants & herbs
  • Biochemistry
  • Cancer Biology

  1. Short term Research Fellowship award , Year: 2013, Awarding Organisation: National Institutes of Health,(NIH),Maryland, USA
  2. International Investigator opportunity grant award, Year: 2008, Awarding Organisation: American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), Philadelphia PA , USA
  3. Partha Sarathy Research Fellowship, Year: 1984, Awarding Organisation: Govt. of Assam
  4. National merit scholarship, Year: 1973, 1976, Awarding Organisation: Govt. of Assam

Journal Publications
  1. Chowdhury, S. J., V. K. Karra, Bharali R., and P. Kar, Role of Complement Component C4 in Treatment Response and Disease Progression in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients, Journal of Viral Hepatitis January, doi:10.1111/jvh.12383, 2015
  2. Chowdhury, S. J., V. K. Karra, P. K. Gumma, Bharali R., and P. Kar. , Polymorphism May Dictate Complement C3 Levels and Response to Treatment in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients', Journal of Viral Hepatitis 22 (2), 184-91, 2015
  3. Baishya B. P, Bardoloi S., Bharali R, Investigation into the effect of altitude on the Differential Hemocyte Count of Circulating Plasmatocytes and Granulocytes of larval stage of Antheraea assam (Lepidoptera:Satumiidae), Journal of Insect Science 15(1), 64-66, 2015
  4. Baishya B. P, Bardoloi S., Bharali R, Investigation into the effect of altitude in the Total Hemocyte Count (T.H.C.) of larval stage of Muga Silkworm Antheraea assama Ww, Scholars Academic Journal of Biosciences 3(3), 311-314, 2015
  5. Baishya B. P, Bardoloi S., Bharali R, Ultrastructure of the hemocytes if Muga Silkworm larva Antheraea assama Westwood (Lepidoptera:Saturniidae): a phase-contrast and electron microscope study', International Journal of Pure and Applied Biosciences 3(3), 234-240, 2015
  6. Baishya B. P, Bardoloi S., Bharali R, A comparative study of hemolymph protein profiles of normal and infected larva of Muga Silkworm larva Antheraea assama Ww (Lepidoptera:Saturniidae), International Journal of Applied and Natural Sciences 4(4), 65-68, 2015
  7. Das M. K., Bharali R, Chemopreventive potential of Diosgenin against 7, 12 Dimethylbeno (A) Anthracine (DMBA) individual skin carcinogenesis in mice', International J of Medicine and Pharmacological Sciences Vol. 4, Issue-1, 49-58, 2014
  8. Das M. K., Bharali R, Chemomodulatory effect of Diosgenin on Xenobiotic detoxifying enzymes and free radical scavenging activities, International J of Biotechnology and Research Vol. 4, issue 1, 7-14, 2014
  9. Borthakur U, Saini R.P., Gupta S.S., Jakher R., Das C., Das A.K., Das P.K., Sarma P.K., Talukdar B.K. and Bharali R. , Non invasive genetic assessment of population status of tigers( Panthera tigris tigris) in Buxa Tiger reserve West Bengal, India , International journal of Biodiversity and conservation 5(1) , 27-32, 2013
  10. Dutta S., Talukdar B., Bharali R., Rajkhowa R., Devi D, Fabrication and characterization of biomaterial film from gland silk of Muga and Eri silkworms, Wiley online library DOI 10.1002/bip.22168,
  11. Dutta S., Bharali R., Devi R., Devi D, Purification and characterization of glue like sericin protein from a wild silkworm Antheraea assamenesis Helfer, Global journal of Bioscience and Biotechnology 1(2), 229-233, 2012
  12. Borthakur U., DevBorman R., Das C., Basumotary A., Talukdar A, Ahmed RF., Talukdar B.K., Bharali R., Noninvasive genetic monitoring of tiger population of Orang National park in the Brahmaputra flood plain Assam, India, European Journal of wild life research vol 57, No-3, 603-613., 2011
  13. Sultana S.S. and Bharali R, Inhibitory effect of the medicinal plant, Eclipta alba Linn on skin cacinogenesis in Swiss albino mice, Canadian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences (Canada) Vol. 2, No. 3, 489-496, 2008
  14. Azad M.R.H., Tabassum J. and Bharali R, Chemopreventive potential of Glycomis pentaphylla Correa on hepatic Carcinogen Metabolizing enzymes and Antioxidant Defence mechanisms in mice, Journal of Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants (USA) Vol. 13, No. 3, 1 - 14 , 2007
  15. Sultana S.S. and Bharali R, Effect of Eclipta alba on hepatic detoxification enzyme glutathione S-transferase and liver somatic index in female Swiss albino mice, Journal of Applied Biosciences and Biotechnology Vol. 2, 83-88 , 2007
  16. Bharali R., Tabassum J. and Azad M.R.H, Chemomodulatory effect of Moringa oleifera Lam on hepatic carcinogen metabolizing enzymes, antioxidant parameters and skin papillomagenesis in mice, Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention Vol. 4, No. 2, 131-139 , 2003
  17. Bharali R., Tabassum J. and Azad M.R.H, Chemopreventive action of Phyllanthus urinaria on DMBA induced skin carcinogenesis in mice, Indian Journal of Experimental Biology Vol. 41, 1325-1238, 2003
  18. Bharali R., Azad M.R.H. And Tabassum J, Chemopreventive action of Boerhaavia diffusa on DMBA - induced skin carcinogenesis in mice, Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology Vol. 47(4) , 459-464 , 2003
  19. Bharali R., Effect of arecoline a major betelnut alkaloid on histopathological changes in hepatic cells in vivo, Indian Journal of Toxicology Vol. 8, No. 1, 43-51 , 2001
  20. Bharali R, Effect of cysteine applied during post irradiation hydration of barley seeds on peroxidase activity, Journal of Assam Science Society Vol. 39, 204-212, 1999

Conference Publications
  1. Das M. , Bharali R, Effect of alcoholic rhizome extract of costus speciosus and its active compound Diosgenin on drug metabolizing and antioxidant enzyme profile in Swiss albino mice, Proceedings of International Seminar on Bioresources and Human sustenance ,20-22 Oct,, Dept of Zoology ,Cotton college and Zoological society of Assam (ISBN-9789382384366)., 2012
  2. R. Bharali, Influence of betelnut on liver metabolism. In Edited book, Trends in Radiation & Cancer Biology. , Vol. 29, 186-189p, 1998, Bilateral Seminars of International Bureau. Forschungszentrum Julich GmbH, ISSN : 1433-5581, ISBN : 3-89336-230, 1998
  3. R. Bharali, Chemopreventive Potential of Phyllanthus urinaria on hepatic carcinozen metabolizing enzymes and antioxidant status in mice.In Proceedings of 3rd annual AACR International conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research., A-56, Page No. 84,
  4. R. Bharali, Chemomodulatory influence of syzygium cumini Skeels on hepatic drug metabolizing enzyme profile and two stage skin carcinogenisis. In: International symposium on Novel strategies for targeted prevention and treatment of Cancer., 32,
  5. R.Bharali, Evaluation of antioxidant potentiality of Assam tea by various in vitro and in vivo studies. In: proceeding of international of Congress of Environmental Research, No. 260,
  6. R. Bharali, Chemopreventive potential of Glycosmis pentaphylla Correa on hepatic carcinogen metabolizing enzymes and antioxidant defence mechanism in mice. In: National seminar on Radiation and Biomolecular techniques in animal sciences and human health., No. B35, Page No. 27,
  7. R.Bharali, Effect of Boerhaavia diffusa Linn - a medicinal plant in the hepatic detoxification system and antioxidant defence mechanism in mice. In: International conference on Radiation damage and its modifications., 22,
  8. R. Bharali, Chemopreventive action of Boerhaavia diffusa on DMBA induced skin carcinogenesis in mice. In: International conference on emerging trends in Cancer Research, 95,
  9. R. Bharali, Chemopreventive effect of Glycosmis pentaphylla on DMBA induced skin carcinogenesis in mice. In: International conference on emerging trends in Cancer Research., ,
  10. R. Bharali, Influence of betelnut on liver metabolism.In: International conference on Radiation Biology, DNA Damage, Repair and Carcinogenesis and Indo German satellite symposium on Molecular Biology of radiation damage and repair., No. Y1PP- 21, Page No. 45,
  11. R. Bharali, Role of some spice essential oils in modulating hepatic antioxidant enzymes, lipid peroxidation and DNA sugar damage for Cancer Chemoprevention. In: International symposium on Trends in life sciences., No. P-37, Page No. 65,
  12. R. Bharali, Effect of betelnet and arecoline on glucose 6 phosphatase, alanine amino transaminase, aspartate amino transaminase and glycogen level.In: International symposium on Trends in life sciences., No. 45, Page No.23

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