Women's Education Society's
Lady Amritbai Daga College
for Women of Arts, Commerce and Science
Smt. Ratnidevi Purohit College
of Home Science and Home Science Technology, Nagpur

(Affiliated to the Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur)

(Re-Accredited 'A' Grade by NAAC, Bangalore)

(College with Potential for Excellence by UGC, New Delhi)

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Dr Alka Dhondge

Dr Alka Dhondge (Associate Professor)

Teaching (UG AND PG): 30years in UG & 10 Years in PG teaching with specialization in Animal Tissue Culture.


Studying Transformation in cells exposed to Xenobiotics.

Transformation Studies in HOS Cells by Coal Tar Extract

Using Nude mice & Scid Mice. Carried out project in ACTREC

(Tata Memorial Centre, Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research & Education in Cancer) Kharghar, Navi Mumbai in collaboration with NEERI, Nagpur.

Published 5 research papers in International Journals.

Co-curricular and extension projects:

1. Attended training programmes in NCCS Pune & ACTREC Navi

Mumbai for Animal Tissue culture and Use of Animals for toxicity


2. Training in Genomics and Proteomics in NEERI.

3. Organizing Laboratory Training Programmes for the students of B.Sc Biochemistry in National Laboratories & Diagnostic Labs.

4. Arranging Studies Tours/Visits for the Students of Biochemistry to reputed Universities & National Research Institutes.

5. Conducting Blood group and Haemoglobin Detection camps for college students .

6. Resource person for Refresher course for Teachers and M.Sc Biotechnology at SFS College & Hislop College.

7. a) Chairman of Board of Studies In Biochemistry

b) Member of Faculty of Science

c) Member of 32/5 & BUTR

d) Member of Academic Council of Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur.

8. Organized a National Seminar on “Microbiological Developments & Biochemical Research (29th & 30th Nov 2007).

Member of Editorial Board of the Souvenir

9. Organized 4 plenary session & 11 Technical session (Technical Committee) at National Conference on “Women Entrepreneurship through Science and Technology” at Nagpur during 31st Aug -2nd Sept 2012, Organized by Pratibha Shakti (A Vidarbha Unit of Shakti) & sponsored by CSIR, New Delhi.

Special Interest:

a. Academic: Biochemistry & Animal tissue Culture. Teaching undergraduate students and preparing them for their further studies. Teaching the post graduate students and increasing their interest in research.

b. Non Academic Reading and Music


1. Stood 3rd in Order of Merit in M.Sc in Biochemistry in RM Nagpur University.

2. Received Best paper presentation award in International Seminar Molecular Tools in Environmental Toxicology (MOL TOX) at NEERI-, Nagpur on September 23-24 2009.