Dr. Minkal Tuteja

Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutical Analysis & Quality Assurance

Professional Biography

Minkal Tuteja is an expert in the area of natural gum modification and their drug delivery system with a background in drug delivery applications. He has taught these subjects for nearly 6 years at universities such as the NIMS University (India), Om Group of Institutions (India) and G D Goenka University (India).

Prior to taking up the current role in 2018, Minkal Tuteja served in academic position such as Assistant Professor (Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance) at Om group of Institutions/Atam Institute of Pharmacy, NIMS Institute of Pharmacy, NIMS University.

Minkal Tuteja holds a PhD from the Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology, Hisar, Haryana; M. Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance) from the Panjab University, Chandigarh; and B. Pharmacy from the Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology, Hisar, Haryana.

Publications (from 2015)

Scholarly Journals
‘Carboxymethyl gum katira: synthesis, characterization and evaluation for nanoparticulate drug delivery’, RSC Advances, 5, pp. 82363 –82373. (Minkal, Ahuja. M., and Bhatt. D.C., 2015).

‘Polyelectrolyte complex of carboxymethyl gum katira-chitosan: preparation and characterization’, International Journal of Biological Macromolecule, 106, pp. 1184-1191. (Minkal, Ahuja. M., and Bhatt. D.C., 2018).

Scholarly Conference Proceedings
‘Carboxymethyl gum katira-chitosan polyelectrolyte complex: preparation and characterization,’ National conference, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, M.D. University, Rohtak and APTI Haryana State Branch. (Minkal, Ahuja. M., and Bhatt. D.C., 25-27 October 2015).

‘Thermal analysis of polyelectrolyte complex of carboxymethyl gum katira and chitosan,’ National conference on analytical techniquesand their applications, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Central Instrumental Laboratory, GJUS&T, Hisar. (Minkal, Ahuja. M., and Bhatt. D.C., 16-17 March, 2017).

‘Synthesis of gum katira-g-poly (N-vinyl-2-pyrrolidone) and its evaluation as a mucoadhesive polymer,’ 69thIndian Pharmaceutical Congress. (Minkal, Ahuja. M., and Bhatt. D.C., 22-24 December, 2017).

Current Research

Tuteja’s current research interests are focused on nanoparticulate drug delivery system.