Dr. Navami Dayal

Faculty Name: Dr. Navami Dayal
Faculty of Biotechnology Department
Email: navamidayal@mes.ac.in


  • Ph.D. (Medical Genetics), 2016: MGM University of Health Sciences, Navi Mumbai
  • M.Sc. (Medical Genetics), 2011: MGM University of Health Sciences, Navi Mumbai
  • B.Sc. (Biotechnology), 2009: University of Mumbai, Mumbai

Research and Consultancy

  • Establishment of Zebrafish Laboratory Facility – Hands on experience in maintenance and care of zebra fish as a vertebrate experimental model
  • Nanotechnology – Biological and chemical synthesis of metallic nanoparticles (Gold and Silver) and their Characterization techniques
  • General and Reproductive Toxicology – Bioaccumulation studies, Hitopathological analysis, Ultrastructural analysis, Fertility assessments, Teratogenecity studies, Genotoxicity assessments


Biotechnology and Genetics

Important Publications

  1. Dayal N., Thakur M., Patil P., Singh Dipty, Vanage G. and Hoshi D. S., “Histological and genotoxic evaluation of gold nanoparticles in ovarian cells of zebrafish (Danio rerio)” J. Nanopart Res (2016) 18: 291, Impact Factor – 2.10 https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11051-016-3549-0
  2. Dayal N., Thakur M., Soparkar A., Doctor M., Patil P. and Joshi D. S., “Effective method to deliver test substance in adult zebrafish”, International Journal of Advanced Research, 2016; 4(7): 543-551
  3. Dayal N., Thakur M., Patil P., Swain N., Joshi D. S., “Effects of Subacute Exposure to Gold Nanoparticles on Germ Cells of Zebrafish (Danio rerio): An in vivo Study”, MGM Journal of Medical Sciences, January – March 2016; 3(1): 1-6
  4. Pai G., Dayal N., Shettigar C., Patil P. and Thakur M., “Microwave assisted biosynthesis of silver nanoparticles by aqueous extract of Osmium sanctum (Tulsi)”, MGM Journal of Medical Sciences, 2014; 1(3): 117-120
  5. Rathore M., Ray I., Maheshwari U., Dayal N., Suman R., Joshi D. S., “Comparative in vivo assessment of the sub acute toxicity of gold and silver nanoparticles”, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 2014; 16: 1-12 Impact Factor – 2.18 https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11051-014-2338-x
  6. Rathore M., Dayal N., Pai G. and Joshi D. S., “Toxicity assessment of silver nanoparticles in Zebra fish embryos”, MGM Journal of Medical Sciences, 2014; 1(1): 22-26
  7. Ikramullah A., Pai G., Rathore M. and Joshi D. S., “In Vitro Cytotoxicity testing of silver nanoparticles in lymphocytes and sperm cells”, Journal of Fundamental and Applied Life Sciences, 2013; 3(1): 44-47
  8. Ikramullah A., Pai G., Rathore M. and Joshi D. S., “Synthesis of Homogeneous Colloidal Silver Nanoparticles”, Journal of Nanoscience, Nanotechnology & its Applications, 2011; 1(2): 59-66

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