BROCHURE
Amit Nerkar is a Professor and Head,Late N. B. Chhabada Institute of Pharmacy,Satara,India

Amit Nerkar

Professor and Head

Organizing Committee

India

Late N. B. Chhabada Institute of Pharmacy,Satara

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Amit Nerkar has done his B. Pharm from Vidya Bharati College of Pharmacy, Amravati, M. Pharm from College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Govt . Aided), Orissa. He has done his PhD from School of Pharmacy and Technology Management, NMIMS University, Mumbai. During his PhD he worked as Senior Research Fellow for Indian Council of Medical Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi. He has 32 presentations in Conferences of National and International Levels and 28 Publications in SCI indexed journals with SCI Mago Impact Factor. He is also member of Editorial Board for many SCI indexed Journals. Dr. Amit Nerkar is well proficient with Organic Chemistry and Medicinal Chemistry and Some of his Major Research area include Computer Aided Drug Design, In silico Virtual Screenings, 2-D & 3-D QSAR, Synthesis of Novel and Bioactive Molecules and Pharmacological Screenings. He is currently working as Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry .He has funding Grants from Central Funding agencies, worth Rs. 54,00,000. He has several grants for Seminar and Conferences as Convener as well.

PUBLICATIONS

Virtual Screening of Some Quinazolinone Derivatives for Anticancer Activity, Orissa Chemical Society (Govt. Of India approved), 20th Annual National Convention of Orissa Chemical Society. National Institute of Science and Technology, Berhampur, Orissa, India, Dec-06.

Receptor Based Drug Design of Novel Dihydrofolate Reductase Inhibitors As Potential Anticancer Agents, Organized by Central Drug Research Institute/ Dr. Ambedkar Marathwada Aurangabad University, 11th International Conference of Indian Society of Chemists and Biologists, Aurangabad, India, Feb- 07.

Structure Based Design of Pyrimidinones Analogues as Potential Thymidylate Synthase Inhibitors for Anticancer Activity. Organized by Select Biosciences International, California, Hyderabad., India, Apr-07.

In silico Screening Of some Quinazolinone analogues as Inhibitors Of Dihydrofolate Reductase., 12th Annual National Convention of Asso. of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India, Oct-07.

Docking analysis of quinazolinone analogues as potential Dihydrofolate reductase inhibitors for anticancer activity, Organized By APTI, 59th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, Varanasi, India,  Dec-07.

Docking Analysis of 1500 pyrimidine analogues as potential Thymidylate Synthase Inhibitors for Anticancer activity, IPA Indore. Pharma-meet 2008, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya Indore, India, Feb-2008.

Synthesis and Biological Activity of Some Quinazolinone Derivatives, 18th Annual National Convention of Orissa Chemical Society. ITER, Bhuvaneshwar, Orissa, India, Dec-04.

Synthesis and Biological Screening of some Azetidinone Derivatives, 19th Annual National Convention of Orissa Chemical Society. ITER, Bhuvaneshwar, Orissa, India,  Dec-05.

In silico Design, Synthesis and Pharmacological Evaluation of Some Pyrimidinone as Potential Thymidylate Synthase Inhibitors for Anticancer Activity, 60th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, New Delhi, India, Dec-08.

In Silico Screening Of The Active Constituents Of Termenalia Arjuna: A Possiblity Of Mechanism Of Action,  60th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, New Delhi, India, Dec-08.

In silico Screening and Pharmacological Evaluation of Pyridine Carbohydrazide Analogues as DHFR inhibitors for Anticancer activity, 61st Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, Ahemdabad, India, Dec-09.

In silico Screening and Pharmacological evaluation of novel halogenated Quinazolinones as NMDA receptor Inhibitors for anticonvulsant activity, Avishkar-2011, zonal level competition organized by University of Pune.

In silico Biological activity prediction of some Quinazolinone analogues as NMDA receptor Inhibtors for anticonvulsant activity, Kedar S.Lade, A. G. Nerkar and Sanjay D. Sawant,  62nd  Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, Ahemdabad, India, , Dec-10.

Design, Synthesis & Pharmacological Screening Of Some Quinazolinones As Possible GABAA Receptor Agonists For Anticonvulsant Activity, Kedar S.Lade, A.G.Nerkar and Sanjay D. Sawant, National Level Conference of Advances and Trends in Drug Development Process, Organized by MAEER’S Maharashtra Institute of Pharmacy, Pune, India, March-2011.

In Silico Screening, Synthesis And Pharmacological Screening Of Novel Quinazolinones Derivatives As A NMDA Receptor Inhibitor For Anticonvulsant Activity, Kedar S.Lade, Harshada I. Patil, Amit G. Nerkar and Sanjay D. Sawant National Level Conference of Advances and Trends in Drug Development Process , Organized by MAEER’S Maharashtra Institute of Pharmacy, Pune, India ,March-2011.

Design, Synthesis & Pharmacological Screening Of Some Bromo Quinazolinones As Possible GABAA Receptor Agonists For Anticonvulsant Activity,, Sneha A. Kudale, Poorvashree P.Joshi, Hemant U.Chikahle , Amit G.Nerkar and Sanjay D.Sawant  , PHARMEET-2011, Organized by MITCON, Pune, Oct-2011

In silico Screening Synthesis and Pharmacological Evaluation of Some Novel Bromo Quinazolinones as NMDA receptor Inhibitors for Anticonvulsant Activity , Hemant U.Chikahle, Poorvashree P.Joshi, , Sneha A. Kudale, Amit G. Nerkar and Sanjay D. Sawant,  63rd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, Manipal, Dec-2011

In silico Prioritization of some Quinazolinones for anticonvulsant activity, Poorvashree P.Joshi, Sneha A. Kudale Hemant U.Chikahle , Amit G.Nerkar and Sanjay D.Sawant  63rd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, Manipal, Dec-2011

Effect Of 3-(4-Methyl-4,5-Dihydro-Pyrrolo[1,2-A]Quinoxalin-4-Yl)-Propan-1-Ol And 1-Methoxy-6-Phenyl-5,6-Dihydro-Indolo[1,2-A]Quinoxaline, In Murine Models Of Depression Yogesh Chaudhary, Amit G.Nerkar and Sanjay D. Sawant 63rd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, Manipal, Dec-2011

 In silico design, synthesis & pharmacological screening of Brominated Quinazolinones as  possible GABA  neurotransmission agonists for anticonvulsant  activity. Sneha Kudale, Purvashree Joshi, Amit  Nerkar and Sanjay Sawant, UGC Sponsored National Conference on Innovative Research and Development in Pharmaceutical Sciences, BVDU’s Poona College of Pharmacy , Pune, Jan-2012.

Molecular docking based new insights in development of Quinazolin-4(3H)-one derivatives as human DHFR inhibitors. Satyendra Singh, Sarika Mohite, Mahesh More, Nitin Patil, Dr. S. D. Sawant and Amit Nerkar*, Mumbai, CSIR sponsored seminar on Targeted Therapies in Cancer- Recent Trends,  Jan 2013.

In Silico Screening, Synthesis And Pharmacological Screening Of Some Quinazolinones Leads As Dihydrofolate Reductase Inhibitors For Anticancer Activity Satyendra Singh, Sarika Mohite, Mahesh More, Nitin Patil, S. D. Sawant  and Amit Nerkar.* The Ramanbhai Foundation International Symposium On Current Trends In Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ahemdabad., Feb 2013.

In silico Screening, Synthesis and Pharmacological Evaluation of Some Quinazolinones as NMDA Receptor Antagonists For Anticonvulsant Activity, Mahesh More, Amit Nerkar*and Sanjay Sawant, The Ramanbhai Foundation International Symposium On Current Trends In Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ahemdabad., Feb 2013.

Microwave Organic Synthesis of Some Traditional and Named Reactions : A Practical Approach of Green Chemistry, D. Pawale, M. R. Gahante, A. G. Nerkar and S. D .Sawant, 63rd Indian Pharmaceutical Congress, Chennai, Dec-2012.

In silico Screening , Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some modified Quinazolinones as potent Dipeptidyl Peptidase-IV (DPP-IV) inhibitors for antihyperglycemic activity, Deepak Slaunkhe, Lisha Shinde, A. G. Nerkar and S. D. Sawant, End User Meeting of V Life Sciences, Organized by V Life Sciences, 1 June 2013.

In silico Screening , Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some modified Quinazolinones as NMDA Receptor Antagonists for anticonvulsant activity, Mahesh More, A. G. Nerkar and S. D. Sawant, End User Meeting of V Life Sciences, Organized by V Life Sciences, 1 June 2013.

In silico Screening , Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some modified Quinazolinones as DHFR inhibitors for anticancer activity, Satyendra Singh, Sarika Mohite, A. G. Nerkar.,  End User Meeting of V Life Sciences, Organized by V Life Sciences, 1 June 2013

In silico Screening , Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some co-ordinated Quinazolinones as DHFR inhibitors for anticancer activity, Megha Sahu, A. G. Nerkar and S. D. Sawant  End User Meeting of V Life Sciences, Organized by V Life Sciences, 1 June 2013.

Singh S,  Mohite S, Sahu S,  Nerkar AG, .In silico design, syntheis and pharmacological screening of some quinazoline and Quinazolinone derivatives as DHFR inhibitors for anticancer activity, CSIR sponsored two days national Seminar on Frontiers in Cancer Chemotherapy, SGRS IOP, Saswad, Pune, 26-27th July 2013.

Sahu M and Nerkar AG, In silico design, syntheis and pharmacological screening of some Quinazolinone derivatives as DHFR inhibitors for anticancer activity, CSIR sponsored two days national seminar on Frontiers in Cancer Chemotherapy, SGRS COP, Saswad, Pune, 26-27th July 2013.

In silico Screening , Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinones as NMDA receptor Antagonists for Anticonvulsant Activity  , Zonal Level Avishkar Competition 2013, Pune, N. Petkar and B. Varpe, A. G. Nerkar, Dec,2013.

In silico Screening, Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some Brominated Quinazolinones as DHFR receptor Antagonists for Anticonvulsant Activity , AICTE sponsored National Conference on Computational Chemistry in Anticancer Drug Discovery, Dr. Vikhe Patil, College of Pharmacy, Ahmednagar, A. G. Nerkar and  Megha Sahu, Dec 2013.

D. Gadhave, A. G. Nerkar and M.Sahu, In silico Screening , Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinones Mannich Bases as NMDA receptor Antagonists for Anticonvulsant Activity  , IPC 65th , DIPSAR, New Delhi, Dec 2013.

A. G. Nerkar, J. Tangade and Megha Sahu And Sanjay D. Sawant , In silico Screening, Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some Brominated Quinazolinones as NMDA receptor Antagonists for Anticonvulsant Activity, AICTE sponsored National Conference on Computational Chemistry in Anticancer Drug Discovery, Dec 2013.

A. G. Nerkar, J. Tangade and Megha Sahu And Sanjay D. Sawant , In silico Screening, Synthesis and In vitro Pharmacological Screening of Some Indole Moieties as Enoyl-ACP reductase for Antitubercular activity AICTE sponsored National Conference on AICTE Sponsored conference on Young Minds in Pharma Innovations, MAAERs’ Mharashtra Institute of Pharmacy, Pune, March 2014.

In silico Screening, Synthesis and In vitro Pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinone Metal Complexes as NMDA receptor antagonists for Anticonvulsant activity AICTE sponsored National Conference on AICTE Sponsored conference on Young Minds in Pharma Innovations, MAAERs’ Mharashtra Institute of Pharmacy, Pune A. G. Nerkar, J. Tangade and Megha Sahu And Sanjay D. Sawant, March 2014.

In silico Screening, Synthesis and In vitro Pharmacological Screening of Some Indole Moieties as Enoyl-ACP reductase for Antitubercular activity V.Life Sciences, End User meeting,  Pune,  A. G. Nerkar, J. Tangade and Megha Sahu And Sanjay D. Sawant, June 2014.

In silico Screening, Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinones as DHFR receptor Antagonists for Anticancer Activity, V. Life Sciences, End User meeting,  Pune,  A. G. Nerkar, J. Tangade and Megha Sahu And Sanjay D. Sawant, June 2014.

Sahu M, Nerkar AG and Sawant SD, In silico design, synthesis and pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinone derivatives as potent DHFR Inhibitors for anticancer activity. , Vlife Sciences end User meeting Conference, 2 June 2014.

Sahu M, Nerkar AG and Sawant SD, In silico design, synthesis and pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinone derivatives as potent DHFR Inhibitors for anticancer activity, in oral presentation in 19th Annual National Conferences APTICON, 28-30Nov 2014. (Winner, Second Rank in Pharma Chemistry Division for Ms. M. Sahu)

Valvi SD, Nerkar AG and Sawant SD, In silico design, synthesis and pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinone derivatives as potent NMDA antagonist for anticonvulsant activity, in oral presentation in 19th Annual National Conferences APTICON, 28-30Nov 2014.

Sahu M, Nerkar AG and Sawant SD, In silico design, synthesis and pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinone derivatives as potent DHFR Inhibitors for anticancer activity., poster presentation in State level AVISHKAR 2014.

Valvi SD, Barpe B Nerkar AG and Sawant SD, In silico design, synthesis and pharmacological Screening of Some Quinazolinone derivatives as potent NMDA antagonist for anticonvulsant activity, in 18 Jan Bravura 2015.

Katke T, Paliwal A and Nerkar AG, Design and Formualtion of Semi Herbal Toothpowder and Toothpaste,  Zonal Level Avishkar in Medicine and Pharmacy Division, 2015,  Organized by Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune (First two Authors were Winners of The competition and Selected for Inter University Avishkar Competition)

Khalil I, Bakr A, Nerkar AG, HIV From Mother Nature or from Humans, the Longway Drug Discovery, Eureka-Research Poster presentation competition, in Bravura 2016,  Jan 2016, organized by Sinhgad Technical Education Society’s Pharmacy Colleges, Vadgaon, Pune.

Paliwal P, Mankar A, Nerkar A, In silico Studies of Dihydrofolate Reductase Inhibitors, Eureka-Research Poster presentation competition, in Bravura 2016,  Jan 2016, organized by Sinhgad Technical Education Society’s Pharmacy Colleges, Vadgaon, Pune.

Nerkar AG, Sisode Ajay, and Sawant SD.,  In Silico Screening Of Some Quanazolinones As DPP-IV Inhibitors For Antihyperglycemic Activity, IPC-68 , 2016, , Vishakhapattanam, 16-18 Dec 2016, India

Nerkar AG, lohiya Diksha, and Sawant SD ., In Silico Screening Of Some Pyrimidines As DPP-IV Inhibitors For Antihyperglycemic Activity, IPC-68 , 2016, Vishakhapattanam, 16-18 Dec 2016, India

Jain Nikita, Kamble Priya And Nerkar Amit., Role Of Pharmacist In Diabetic Complications Of Diabetic Coma And Diabetic Nephropathy, NPW 2016 organized by IPA at DY Patil College of Pharmacy, Akurdi, Pune, October 2016

Parkar A, Memon S.  and Nerkar A. Fighting diabetes: Pharmacist at prime position!, NPW 2016 organized by IPA at DY Patil College of Pharmacy, Akurdi, Pune, October 2016

Nerkar AG, Sisode Ajay, and Sawant SD., In Silico screening ,synthesis and evaluation of Quinazolinone and its derivatives As DPP-IV Inhibitors for Antihyperglycemics Activity ,SYNAPSE 2016, AISSMS College of Pharmacy, Nov 2016.

Nerkar AG, Lohiya Diksha, and Sawant SD., In Silico screening ,synthesis and evaluation of Pyrimidines and its derivatives As DPP-IV Inhibitors for Antihyperglycemics Activity , SYNAPSE 2016 ,AISSMS college of Pharmacy, Pune Nov 2016.

Nerkar AG, Sisode Ajay, and Sawant SD., In Silico screening ,synthesis and evaluation of Quinazolines and its derivatives As DPP-IV Inhibitors for Antihyperglycemics Activity. Modern college of Pharmacy (For Ladies) Moshi, Pune 11 -12 Feb 2017.

Nerkar AG, Lohiya Diksha, and Sawant SD., In Silico screening ,synthesis and evaluation of Pyrimidines and its derivatives As DPP-IV Inhibitors for Antihyperglycemics Activity. Modern college of Pharmacy (For Ladies) Moshi, Pune- 11 -12 Feb 2017.

Mustufa, N. Chaudhari and A. Nerkar , Pharmacists For A Healthy India: Role In Prevention And Management Of Diabetes ., NPW 2016 organized by IPA at DY Patil College of Pharmacy, Akurdi, Pune, October 2016

Sayali Patil , Parita Chandana and A. Nerkar Pharmacists For A Healthy India: Role In Prevention And Management Of Diabetes., NPW 2016 organized by IPA at DY Patil College of Pharmacy, Akurdi, Pune, October 2016.

Nerkar AG, Paliwal Ankita and Katake Tejal., Formulation and Development of Topical Gel for Xeroderma, Zonal Level Avishkar, SIOP, Narhe, Dec 2016.

Paper Publications ( National & International)

 

U. L. Narayan, A. G. Nerkar and C. S. Panda, Synthesis and Screening of 6,6’-Methylene-Bis-2-Phenyl-3-[2’-aryl-thiazolidin-4’-one]/[2’-aryl-oxazolidin-4’-one]-Quinzolin-4-3H-ones for Antibacterial and Antiplatelet activitiesInt. J. Chem Sci. 4(1), 2006,1-9.( Impact Factor : 0.5)

U. L. Narayan, A. G. Nerkar and C. S. Panda, Synthesis and Screening of 6,6’-Methylene-Bis-2-Methyl-3-[2’-aryl-thiazolidin-4’-one]/[2’-aryl-oxazolidin-4’-one]-Quinzolin-4-3H-ones for Antibacterial and Antiplatelet activities, Int. J. Chem Sci. 4 (1), 2006, 99-102. ( Impact Factor : 0.5)

A. G. Nerkar and U. L. Narayan , Synthesis and Screening of 6-Methyl-4-Aryl-5-Amido[N-((Aryl)-4-oxo-Thiazolidin-3-yl)]-1,2,3,4-Tetrahydro-pyrimidin-2-ones for Antibacterial activity, Int. J. Chem Sci., 4(3), 2006, 681-86. ( Impact Factor : 0.5)

A. G. Nerkar and U. L. Narayan , Antibacterial and Pharmacological Screening of the Chloroform Extract of the Leaves of Derris Indica, Int. J. Chem Sci, 4(3), 2006, 649-54. ( Impact Factor : 0.5)

J. V. Manwar, A. G. Nerkar, N. S. Bhajipale and S. S. Laddha, Estimation of Methacarbamol in Tablets by HPTLC, Int. J. Chem Sci, 5(1), 2007, 333-39. ( Impact Factor : 0.5)

A.G.Nerkar, S.A.Ghone and A.K.Thaker , Part-II: In Silico  Screening And Adme Predictions Of Some Quinazolinones As Potential DHFR Inhibitors For Anticancer Activity, Asian J. Chem , 21 (7), 2009, 5363-72. (Impact Factor : 0.18)

S. A. Ghone*, A. G. Nerkar and A. K. Thaker, In Silico Screening And Adme Predictions Of 6, 6'-Methylene-Bis-2-Methyl-3-((2'-Aryl)-Imidazolidin -4'-One) Quinazolin-4(3h)-One Derivatives As Potential DHFR Inhibitors For Anticancer Activity: PART-I. Int. J. Chem Sci , 7(2), 2009, 1205-1217. ( Impact Factor : 0.5)

A. G. Nerkar*, S.A.Ghone and A.K.Thaker, Structure Based Design And Adme Predictions Of Novel Pyrimidinone Analogues As Potential Thymidylate Synthase Inhibitors For Anticancer Activity, E.-J Chem, 6(3), 2009, 665-672. (Imapct Factor: 0.61)

A. G. Nerkar, A. K.Thaker and S. A.Ghone, In silico Screening Of Some Pyridine Analogues As DHFR Inhibitors For Anticancer Activity,  Asian J.Chem. 21(9),2009,6975-80. (Impact Factor : 0.18)

A. G. Nerkar, A.K.Saxena, A. K.Thaker and S. A.Ghone, Design, Synthesis and In Vitro evaluation of Some Quinazolinone and Pyridine A nalogues for Anticancer Activity ,
E-J.Chem, 6 (S1), 2009, S95-98. (Imapct Factor: 0.61 )

Paper Publications National and International by the Students Under Guidance / Supervision

 

A.G.Nerkar, N. A. Gadhave, K.S.Lade, S.D.Sawant, Chiral Switch : A Review, J. Pharm. Res, 4 (4),2011,1300-1303.

A.G.Nerkar, A. Patwa, S.D.Sawant,  Plasmodium Falciparum Spermidine Synthase, J.Pharm Res, 4 (5),2011,1309-13012.

A.G.Nerkar, K.S.Lade and S.D.Sawant, In silico prioritization of Quinazolinone Derivatives for anticonvulsant activity , J. Pharm. Res, 4 (8),2011,1300-1303.

H.U Chikhale, Elahe Khamiszadeh, Amit G.Nerkar and Sanjay D.Sawant, GABA Receptors: A well established Old Target,   Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, Vol 4, Suppl 1, 2012 , 61-66.(Impact Factor: 0.51)

Hemant Chikhale, Kedar Lade, Sneha Kudale, Poorvashree Joshi, Amit Nerkar* and Sanjay Sawant, In Silico Design, Synthesis & Pharmacological Screening Of Some Quinazolinones As Possible GABAA Receptor Agonists For Anticonvulsant Activity, Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, 4(2), 2012, 466-69. (Impact Factor: 0.51)

 Poorvashree Joshi , Hemant Chikhale, Maryam Moradipour, Sneha Kudale, , Amit Nerkar* and Sanjay Sawant , AMPA Receptors: A Review, Int J.Pharm Pharm Sci, 4(3), 2012, 39-44. Impact Factor: 0.51)

Poorvashree Joshi , Hemant Chikhale, , Sneha Kudale, , Amit Nerkar, In Silico Design, Synthesis & Pharmacological Screening Of Some Quinazolinones As Possible NMDA Receptor Inhibitors For Anticonvulsant Activity, Int J.Pharm Pharm Sci, 4(3), 2012, 449-53. (Impact Factor 0.51).

Amit G. Nerkar*, Poorvashree P. Joshi , Sarika Mohite, Satyendra Singh, Mahesh A. More, Hemant U.Chikhale, and Sanjay D. Sawant, In Silico Design, Synthesis And Pharmacological Screening Of Novel Mono And Di- Bromo Quinazolinone Derivatives As Nmda Receptor Antagonists For Anticonvulsant Activity Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, vol 5, issue 1, 2012, 331-335. (impact factor 0.51).

Smita Suhane, Amit G. Nerkar, Kumud Modi and Sanjay D. Sawant , QSAR analysis of (s)-3-(2-(naphthalene-2-sulfonamido)-3-oxobutyl) Benzimidamide derivatives as factor xa inhibitor , Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, vol 5, issue 1, 2013 ,326-330. (Impact Factor 0.51).

Nerkar AG, Pawale D, Ghante MR, Sawant SD, Microwave Assisted Synthesis Of Some Known And Traditional Reactions: A Practical Approach Of Green Chemistry. , Int J Pharm Pharm Sci , 5 (3),  2013, 564-66. (Impact Factor 0.51).

Atul Baravkar*, Sanjay Sawant, Aniruddh Chabukswar, Amit Nerkar, Minal Ghante , Sheela Malwad, Synthesis And Antioxidant Activity Of Novel 4,8-Disubstituted-3,4-Dihydro-6-Methyl-Imidazo[1,5-B][1,2,4]Triazin-2(8h)-One Derivatives, J App. Pharm , 5(4), 2013, 827-837.

Amit G. Nerkar, Baharati T. Tare and Sanjay D. Sawant,  Advances in resolution of racemic drugs,   Anna. Pharm. Pharm. Sci, 4(1&2), 2013, 36-40.

Hemant U. Chikhale, Poorvashree P. Joshi, Amit G. Nerkar and Sanjay D. Sawant , Molecular mechanics and dynamics, Anna. Pharm. Pharm. Sci, 4(1&2), 2013, 26-35.

Design, synthesis, qsar studies and in vitro evaluation of novel triazolopiperazine based Amino Amides as dipeptidyl peptidase-iv (DPP-IV) inhibitors: PART-I, Int. J Pharm Pharm Sci, 6 suppl.2, 2014 760-65. Impact Factor: 0.51)

Design, Synthesis, QSAR Studies And Biological Evaluation Of Novel Triazolopiperazine Based Amino Amides As Dipeptidyl Peptidase-IV (DPP-IV) Inhibitors: PART-II, Int. J Pharm Pharm Sci, 5 (1), 2014 6, suppl. 2, 812-14. Impact Factor: 0.51)

Megha Sahu And Amit G.Nerkar*, In Silico Screening, Synthesis And In Vitro Evaluation Of Some Quinazolinone Derivatives As Dihydrofolate Reductase Inhibitors For Anticancer Activity: Part-IInt. J Pharm Pharm Sci, 2014, 6 (5), 193-199. Impact Factor: 0.51)

Megha Sahu And Amit G.Nerkar*, In Silico Screening, Synthesis And In Vitro Evaluation Of Some Quinazolinone Derivatives As Dihydrofolate Reductase Inhibitors For Anticancer Activity: Part-II, Int. J Pharm Pharm Sci, 2014, 6 (5), 509-514. Impact Factor: 0.51)

Smita Pawar*, Sanjay Sawant, Amit Nerkar, Ashok Bhosale, Synthesis Of Novel Antimicrobial Derivatives Of 3-Substituted Pyrrolidine2, 5-Diones Using Pharmacophore Hybrid Approach: PART-I, Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, 2014, 6 (2), 486-490. Impact Factor: 0.51)

Smita Pawar*, Sanjay Sawant, Amit Nerkar, Ashok Bhosale, In Silico Design, Synthesis And Pharmacological Screening Of Novel 2-(6-Substituted Benzo [D] Thiazol-2-Yl) Isoindoline-1, 3-Diones As Potential Cox-2 Inhibitors For Anti-Inflammatory Activity , Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, 2014, 6 (5), 353-357. Impact Factor: 0.51)

Sahu M, Nerkar AG*, Chikhale HU, Sawant SD. In Silico Screening, Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Quinazolinones Containing Oxazepinone Ring as NMDA Receptor Antagonists for Anticonvulsant Activity: Part –I. Journal of Young Pharmacists. 2015;7(1):21-7. . (Impact Factor 0.40).

Sahu M, Nerkar AG*, Valvi S, Sawant SD. In Silica Screening, Synthesis and Pharmacological Screening of Quinazolinones Containing Oxazepinone Ring as NMDA Receptor Antagonists for Anticonvulsant Activity: Part –II. Journal of Young Pharmacists. 2015;7(4):33. (Impact Factor 0.40).

Amit G. Nerkar, Praneeta Raju Pawale, Diksha D. Lohiya and Sanjay D. Sawant, Design of  Quinoline Derivatives as MAO-A inhbitors By in silico Approach, Br. J. Pharm. Med. Res, 2 (02),2017, 483-91.

Ibrahim K. Mahmood, Amit G.Nerkar and Ajay Sisode, Virtual Screening of Nuclotide Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors For Anti-HIV Activity., Br. J. Pharm. Med. Res., 2 (02), 2017,493-501.

Nerkar, A. G., Lohiya, D. D., & Sawant, S. D. (2017). In-Silico Screening of some Pyrimidines as DPP-IV inhibitors for Anti-hyperglycemic Activity. RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL BIOLOGICAL AND CHEMIC AL SCIENCES8(3), 1604-1616. (Impact Factor 0.38).

Nerkar, A. G., Sisode, A. M., & Sawant, S. D. (2017). In-Silico Screening of Some Quinazolinone Derivatives as Dipeptidyl Peptidase-IV Inhibitors For Antihyperglycemic Activity. RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL BIOLOGICAL AND CHEMICAL SCIENCES8(3), 874-887. (Impact Factor 0.38).Lectures Delivered as Speaker/Resource Person

Delivered a Lecture on Organic Chemistry : Understanding Organic Chemistry Reaction Mechanisms at National Pharmacy Week Model Lecture Series, 4 Oct 2014, 2014-15 at Sinhgad Institutes Smt. Kashibai Navale College of Pharmacy, Kondhwa (Bk), Pune-48.

Delivered a Lecture on Molecular Medicinal Chemistry: Revisited at University of Pune Sponsored Two Day State Level  Seminar on Role of   Molecular Medicinal Chemistry in Therapeutics and Drug Discovery, 28 Sept 2014, 2014-15 at Sinhgad Institutes Smt. Kashibai Navale College of Pharmacy, Kondhwa (Bk), Pune-48.

Delivered a Lecture on In silico Techniques in Anticancer Drug Discovery at University of Pune Sponsored Two Days National Level Seminar on Anticancer Drug Discovery of Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors , 22 Jan 2015 at Sinhgad Institutes Sinhgad College of Pharmacy, Vadgaon (Bk), Pune.

Delivered a Lecture on Unit processes in Organic Synthesis at workshop for Phamacy Teachers on API Technology Guidance at Dr. D.Y.Patil Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research,Pimpri , Pune. 12 Sept 2015.

Books Authored

1. Medicinal Chemistry-I (Text Book, SPPU), Dr. S. D. Sawant and Dr. A. G. Nerkar, Techmax Publications, Pune, ISBN 9789352241729.

2.    Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Technology (Textbook, SPPU), Dr. Shreerang Joshi and Dr. A.G.Nerkar, Techmax Publications Pune , ISBN 9789350774175.

3. Medicinal Chemistry –II (Textbook, SPPU), Dr. A G. Nerkar and Dr. S.D.Sawant, Techmax Publications, Pune. ISBN 9789352242108

4. Pharmaceutical Organic Cehmistry-III, Dr. Amit G.Nerkar, Dr. Deepak Lokwani and Mrs. Jyoti Tangde, PV Books publications , ISBN97815433430405

EDUCATION

B.Pharm, M.Pharm, PhD

RESEARCH INTEREST

Pharmacology, Medicinal Chemistry

HONORS AND AWARDS

1. Awarded as Senior Research Fellow Indian Council of Medical Research , Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India, during Doctoral Studies, 2008-2009. 2. Awarded as “Shikshak Shree” Award from first Former Vice-President of Nepal by Indo Nepal Samrasta Antarashtriya Samtrasta Mission on 5th September 2018 at New Delhi. 3. Awarded as Youngest Researcher by Operant Pharmacy Federation Feb 2019.

EDITORSHIP

  1. Member of Editorial Advisory board, Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences (RJPBCS).
  2.    Editorial Board Member for International Journal of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and  Analysis, ISSN 2394-2789, Innovative Publications, New Delhi.
  3. Life Member: Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India
  4. Member Editorial Board, ASIO Publication House. (3 Journals)
  5. Life Member: Indian Society of Chemists and Biologists (CDRI, Lucknow, initiative)
  6. Life Member: Indian Pharmaceutical Association.
  7. Member of American Chemical Society (Annual Member)
  8. Registered Pharmacist with Maharashtra State Pharmacy Council, Maharashtra.