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Dr. Mahipal Singh Kesawat

Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biological Sciences, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea. Year-2017
  • Master of Science, (Agricultural Biotechnology), Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India. Year-2006
  • Bachelor of Science, Agriculture, Swami Keshwanand Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India, Year-2003

Broad Current Research Interest:

Structural and functional genomics; Developmental biology; Abiotic Stress signaling; Hormone signaling; Gene Editing; RNA biology and Epigenetics.

Fellowships/Grants/Selections:

  • Awarded to Graduate Scholarship for Excellent Foreign Students (GSFS) in 2010-2012 at Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Awarded to Brain Korea 21 (BK 21) in 2012 at Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Awarded to Lecture and Research Scholarship in 2016-2017 at Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea. 

Academic positions:

  • Assistant Professor (March 2006 – July 2006) at Department of Biotechnology, Bhartiya College of Agriculture, Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur (CG), India.
  • Research Fellow (Feb 2007 – July 2007) at Asia-Pacific Consortium on Agricultural Biotechnology, National Agricultural Science Complex, New Delhi, India.
  • Senior Research Fellow (Aug 2007 – Nov 2009) at National Research Centre on Plant Biotechnology, Indian Agriculture Research Institute, New Delhi, India.
  • Research Associate (Nov 2009 – Aug 2010) at School of Biological Sciences, College of Natural Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Postdoctoral Associate (Oct 2017 – May 2018) at National Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Rural Development Administration, Jeonju, South Korea.
  • Research Professor (Sept 2018– April 2019) Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Assistant Professor (July 2019– Present) Sri Sri University, Odisha, India.

Publications:

  • Kesawat MS, Kherawat BS, Singh A, et al (2021). Genome-wide identification and characterization of the Brassinazole resistant (BZR) gene family and its expression in the various developmental stage and stress conditions in Wheat (Triticum aestivum). Int J Mol Sci 22(16): 8743
  • Kumar M, Kherawat BS, Dey P, Saha D, Singh A, Bhatia SK, Ghodake GS, Kadam AA, Kim HU, Manorama, Chung SM, and Kesawat MS* (2021). Genome-wide identification and characterization of PIN-FORMED (PIN) gene family reveals role in developmental and various stress conditions in Triticum aestivum Int J Mol Sci 22(14): 7396
  • Kumar M, Kesawat MS, Ali A, et al (2019). Integration of abscisic acid signaling with other signaling pathways in plant stress responses and development. Plants (Basel). 8(12): 592
  • Kim, SH, Vieira M, Kim HJ, Kesawat MS, and Park HY (2019). MS2 labeling of endogenous beta-actin mRNA does not result in stabilization of degradation intermediates. Mol Cells 42: 189
  • Kesawat MS, Kim DK et al (2018). Ectopic RING zinc finger gene from hot pepper induces totally different genes in lettuce and tobacco. Mol Breed 38(6): 70
  • Sim JS*, Kesawat MS*, Kumar M, et al (2018). Lack of the alpha 1, 3-fucosyltransferase gene (Osfuct) affects anther development and pollen viability in rice. Int J Mol Sci 19(4): 1225
  • Kim DK, Kesawat MS, and Hong CB (2017). One gene member of the ADP-ribosylation factor family is heat-inducible and enhances seed germination in Nicotiana tabacum. Genes Genomics. 39: 1353-1365
  • Kesawat MS, Das BK, et al (2015). Assessment of genetic diversity among indian sesame (Sesamum indicum) accessions using RAPD, ISSR and SSR markers. Res J Biotech 10(8): 35–47
  • Ganguly A, Park M, Kesawat MS, and Cho HT (2014). Functional analysis of the hydrophilic loop in intracellular trafficking of arabidopsis PIN-FORMED proteins. Plant Cell (26): 1570–1585
  • Bhaganagare GR, Kesawat MS, et al (2013). Assessment of nifH diversity in rhizobial isolates of different origins and the role of antioxidants in respiratory protection. J Crop Sci Biotech 16(1): 17-22
  • Kesawat MS, Das BK, et al (2012). Genome-wide Identification, evolutionary and expression analyses of putative Fe–S biogenesis genes in rice (Oryza sativa). Genome. 55(8): 571-583
  • Das BK, Das L and Kesawat MS (2012). Comparison of different washing solutions and contact times on the quality maintenance and microbial reduction of rresh-cut Iceberg lettuce. Indian J Agric Sci 82 (1): 50–54
  • Kesawat MS, and Das BK, (2009). Review on molecular marker: Its application in crop improvement. J Crop Sci Biotech 12(4): 168-178
  • Kesawat, M.S., Manorama et al (2009). Isolation and characterization of lipopolysaccharide from different rhizobial isolates. J Crop Sci Biotech 12(3): 109-113
  • Deshmukh RK, Sonah H, Tiwari A, Mahatman K, Jadav K, Kadam SB, Kesawat MS, et al (2008). Identification of quantitative trait loci for yield and related traits in rice (Oryza sativa). Guangxi Agri. Sci. 39: 561-563
  • Kesawat, M.S., Manorama et al (2007). Role of rhizobial lipopolysaccharide in host specificity. Asian J Microbiol Biotechnol Environ Sci 9(4): 959-964
  • Deokar AA, Kesawat MS, et al (2007). Identification of QTLs for leaf rolling and relative water content under water stress in rice (Oryza sativa). Indian J Crop Sci 2(2): 73-76

Book Chapters:

  • Kesawat MS, Shivaraj SM, Kim DK, Kumar M, et al (2020). Metalloid and their role in the biological system. In: Deshmukh R et al (eds) Metalloids in plants: Advances and future prospects. Pp 1-17
  • Kumar M and Kesawat MS (2018). Mechanism of salt Stress tolerance and pathways in crop plants. In: Ramakrishna A and Gill SS (eds) Metabolic adaptations in plants during abiotic stress. pp 27-44
  • Kesawat MS, Das BK, Kumar M, Bhaganagare GR, and Manorama (2015). An overview on Fe-S protein biogenesis from prokaryotes to eukaryotes. In: de Bruijn FJ (eds) Biological nitrogen fixation book. pp 59-74
  • Bhaganagare GR, Reddy BPN, Kesawat MS, Deshmukh RK, Shivaraj SM, Patil GB and Manorama (2009). nifHdiversity in rhizobial isolates of different legumes. In: Krishnan S and Bhat DJ (eds) Plant and fungal biodiversity and b pp 163-167

Abstracts and Presentations in National and International conferences/Symposium/Workshops:

  • Kesawat MS, Kim DK, and Hong CB (2016) A C3HC4-type RING zinc finger protein gene from hot pepper negatively regulates growth and flowering in transgenic lettuce plants. In: 13th Annual Symposium at Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea 7th December, 2016.
  • Kesawat MS, Kim DK, and Hong CB (2013) A C3HC4-type RING zinc finger protein gene from Capsicum annuum negatively regulates growth and flowering in transgenic lettuce plants. In: International conference of Korean Society for Molecular and Cell Biology, COEX, Seoul, South Korea 9-11 October, 2013.
  • Kim DK, Kesawat MS, and Hong CB (2014) Analysis of ARF gene family between model and crop plants. In: International conference of Korean Society for Molecular and Cell Biology, COEX, Seoul, South Korea 21-23 October, 2014.
  • Kesawat MS, Sonah H, Deokar AA, Patil GB, Kondawar V,  Sharma V,  Jain PK and Srinivasan R (2008) Identification of putative Fe-S protein coding candidate genes in Rice. In: International conference on Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Banasthali, Tonk, India, 19-21 Oct 2008.
  • Bhaganagare GR, Kesawat MS, Deshmukh RK, Patil GB and Manorama nifH gene diversity in rhizobial symbionts isolated from different legumes. In: National Symposium on Plant and Fungal Diversity and Biosophication, Goa, India 18-19th Jan 2007.
  • Jadav K, Bhaganagare GR, Singh M, and Manorama Biodiversity of native Rhizobia using Morphological, Biochemical and Molecular Techniques. In: International conference on “Plant Genomics and Biotechnology: Challenges and Opportunities”, Raipur (CG) India 26-28th Oct 2005.

Manuals and Bulletin: 

  • Lab Manual of Crop Improvement I (Kharif Crops). Singh A, Kesawat MS, and Kabi M, 2021, 1-59.
  • Lab Manual of Crop Improvement II (Rabi Crops). Singh A, Kesawat MS, and Kabi M, 2021, 1-50.
  • Lab Manual of Fundamental of Plant Breeding. Singh A, Kesawat MS, and Kabi M, 2021, 1-64.
  • Lab Manual of Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology. Kabi M, and Kesawat MS, 2021, 1-80.
  • Lab Manual of Geoinformatics and Nanotechnology and Precision Farming. Dwivedi DK, and Kesawat MS, 2021, 1-70.

Teaching interests:

   
Course Code   
   
Course Title   
   
Credit Hours   
   
Programme   
   
University   

AGH
101

   
Agricultural   Heritage    
   
1 (1+0)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University

SAC
101
   
Fundamental   of Soil Science    
   
3   (2+1)
   
   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture   
   
Sri Sri University   

HSS
101
   
Fundamental   of Soil Science    
   
2   (1+1)
   
   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture   

Sri Sri University

SAC
101

   
Fundamental of   Soil Science    
   
2 (1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agribusiness   

Sri Sri University

AMB
103

   
Agricultural   Microbiology    
   
2 (1+1)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University
   
AGR-102      
   
Crop   Production Technology II (Rabi crops)
   
   
   
2(1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agribusiness   

Sri Sri University

PPB
102

   
Principles of   Plant Biotechnology    
   
2(1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agribusiness   

Sri Sri University

FSN
102

   
Principles of Food Science and Nutrition    
   
2(2+0)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University

HPB
101

   
Elementary Plant   Biochemistry    
   
2 (1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture   

Sri Sri University

HIP
101

   
Introductory   Microbiology    
   
2 (1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture   

Sri Sri University

IPR
103
   
Intellectual   Property Rights    
   
1 (1+0)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University

AEG
103

   
Renewable Energy   and Green Technology    
   
2 (1+1)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University

HPB
203

   
Elementary Plant   Biotechnology    
   
2 (1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture   

Sri Sri University

FMB
103
   
Food   Microbiology
   
   
   
3 (2+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.)   Food Nutrition and Dietetics   

Sri Sri University

FFS
101

   
Fundamentals of   Food science    
   
3 (2+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.)   Food Nutrition and Dietetics   

Sri Sri University
   
Course Code   
   
Course Title   
   
Credit Hours   
   
Programme   
   
University   

AGH
101


Agricultural
Heritage
   
1 (1+0)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University

SAC
101
   
Fundamental   of Soil Science    
   
3   (2+1)
   
   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture   
   
Sri Sri University   

HSS
101
   
Fundamental   of Soil Science    
   
2   (1+1)
   
   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture   

Sri Sri University

SAC
101

   
Fundamental of   Soil Science    
   
2 (1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agribusiness   

Sri Sri University

AMB
103


Agricultural
Microbiology
   
2 (1+1)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University
   
AGR-102      
   
Crop   Production Technology II (Rabi crops)
   
   
   
2(1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agribusiness   

Sri Sri University

PPB
102

   
Principles of   Plant Biotechnology    
   
2(1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Agribusiness   

Sri Sri University

FSN
102

   
Principles of Food Science and Nutrition    
   
2(2+0)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University

HPB
101

   
Elementary Plant   Biochemistry    
   
2 (1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture   

Sri Sri University

HIP
101


Introductory Microbiology
   
2 (1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture   

Sri Sri University

IPR
103

Intellectual
Property Rights
   
1 (1+0)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University

AEG
103


Renewable Energy and Green Technology
   
2 (1+1)   

B.Sc. (Hons.)
Agriculture

Sri Sri University

HPB
203

   
Elementary Plant   Biotechnology    
   
2 (1+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture   

Sri Sri University

FMB
103

Food
Microbiology

   
3 (2+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.)   Food Nutrition and Dietetics   

Sri Sri University

FFS
101

   
Fundamentals of   Food science    
   
3 (2+1)   
   
B.Sc. (Hons.)   Food Nutrition and Dietetics   

Sri Sri University

Participation in symposia/conferences/workshops:

  • National Workshop on “Intellectual Property Rights” organized by the Department of Biotechnology and Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Govt. V.Y.T. PG. Autonomous College, Durg in collaboration with Coordination Cell of Chhattisgarh Council of Science & Technology, Raipur, (CG), India (3rd-9th May, 2021).
  • Participated in the 13th Annual Symposium at Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea (7th December, 2016).
  • Participated in the International conference of Korean Society for Molecular and Cell Biology, COEX, Seoul, South Korea (9-11 October, 2013).
  • Participated in the International conference of Korean Society for Molecular and Cell Biology, COEX, Seoul, South Korea (21-23 October, 2014).
  • Participated in the UK-Korea Symposium on “Next Generation Microbiology” Institute of Microbiology, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea (13 October, 2010).
  • Participated in the 21st KSMCB Winter International Conference” Yong Pyong, Green Pia, South Korea (3-5th February, 2010).
  • Participated in the International Conference on “Crop Functional Genomics” Ramada Plaza, Jeju, South Korea (14-16th April, 2010).
  • Participated in the Workshop on “Plant Genomics and Breeding” Resom Ocean, Anmyun do, South Korea (June 2010).
  • Participated in the Symposium on “Plant Development and Evolution” Seoul national University, Seoul, South Korea (November 2009).
  • Participated in the International conference on “Molecular Biology and Biotechnology” Banashali University, Tonk, Rajasthan, India (19-21 October, 2008).
  • Participated in the National Seminar on Plant and fungal biodiversity and bioprospecting” Goa, India (18-19 January, 2007).
  • Participated in the National Symposium on “Biotechnology in Future Medicine” Pt. J. N. M. Medical College, Raipur, India (25th July, 2006).
  • Participated in the International conference on “Sustainable crop production in stress environment and genetic options” JNKVV, Jabalpur (MP), India (9-11th February, 2005).
  • Participated in the International Conference on “Plant Genomics and Biotechnology: Challenges & Opportunities” Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya, Raipur (CG) India (26-28th October, 2005).
  • Participated in the training programme entitled “Recent Advances in Biotechnological Approaches: a Hands on Workshop” conducted by the Department of Biotechnology, Indira Gandhi Agricultural University, Raipur, India (September 2004).

Other professional contribution: Identify important scholarly activities- attendance in webinars:

  • Participated in the webinar “NIAB Diverse MAGIC dissecting trait genetic architecture across 70 years of wheat breeding” organized by the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium London, UK (1st January, 2021).
  • Participated in the webinar “Predictive biology: understanding and reversing the evolution of antibiotic resistance” organized by Phytobiomes Alliance   New York, USA (28th January, 2021).
  • Participated in the webinar “Genetic dissection of disease resistance mechanisms hijacked by a necrotrophic pathogen of wheat” Phytobiomes Alliance, USDA, USA, International Wheat Genome Sequencing ConsortiumFargo, North Dakota, USA  (11th March, 2021).

Professional affiliations: Memberships in professional bodies:

  • Editorial Board Member for Biohelikon: Plant Science & Research
  • Editorial Board Member for Advanced Chemicobiology Research

Awards/recognitions: 

  • Qualified the Joint Entrances Examination (JET) in 1999 to get admission in B. Sc. Agriculture held by Swami Keshwanand Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India.
  • Qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) for Lectureship in 2007 held by an Agriculture Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB, ICAR), New Delhi, India.
  • Qualified the Agriculture Research Service Examination (Scientist) in 2007 held by an Agriculture Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB, ICAR), New Delhi, India.
  • Distinguished Poster Presentation Award in 2008, International conference on Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Banashali University, Tonk, Rajasthan, India.
  • Awarded to Graduate Scholarship for Excellent Foreign Students (GSFS) in 2010-2012 at Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Distinguished Poster Presentation Award in 2013, International conference of Korean Society for Molecular and Cell Biology, COEX, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Awarded to Brain Korea 21 (BK 21) in 2012 at Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Awarded to Lecture and Research Scholarship in 2016-2017 at Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.

Awards:

Distinguished Poster Presentation Award in 2008, International conference on Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Banashali University, Tonk, Rajasthan, India. Awarded to Graduate Scholarship for Excellent Foreign Students (GSFS) in 2010 at Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea. Distinguished Poster Presentation Award in 2013, International conference of Korean Society for Molecular and Cell Biology, COEX, Seoul, South Korea.

What subject you teach at SSU ?

Plant Biotechnology, Plant Breeding and Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biology, Fundamental of Soil Science, Agriculture Heritage

Other Accomplishments:

Qualified the Joint Entrances Examination (JET) in 1999 to get admission in B. Sc. Agriculture held by Swami Keshwanand Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India. Qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) for Lectureship in 2007 held by an Agriculture Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB, ICAR), New Delhi, India. Qualified the Agriculture Research Service Examination (Scientist) in 2007 held by an Agriculture Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB, ICAR), New Delhi, India.

Interests:

Molecular Breeding, Structural and Functional Genomics of Biotic and Abiotic Stress.

Journals:

PUBLICATIONS (* First Author Equal Contribution)

  • Kim, S.H., Vieira M., Kim, H.J., Kesawat, M.S., and Park, H.Y. MS2 Labeling of Endogenous Beta-Actin mRNA Does Not Result in Stabilization of Degradation Intermediates. Molecules and Cells. 42: 189.
  • Kesawat, M.S., Kim, D.K. Zeba, N., Suh, M.C., Xia, X., and Hong, C.B. (2018). Ectopic RING Zinc Finger Gene from Hot Pepper Induces Totally Different Genes in Lettuce and Tobacco. Molecular Breeding. 38 (6): 70.
  • Sim, J.S*., Kesawat, M.S*., Kumar, M., Kim, S.Y., Mani, V., Subramanian, P., Park, S., Lee, M.C. Kim, S.R. and Hahn, B.S. (2018). Lack of the Alpha 1, 3-Fucosyltransferase Gene (Osfuct) Affects Anther Development and Pollen Viability in Rice. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 19(4): 1225.
  • Kim, D.K., Kesawat, M.S. and Hong, C.B. (2017). One gene member of the ADP-Ribosylation Factor Family is Heat-Inducible and Enhances Seed Germination in Nicotiana tabacum. Genes & Genomics. 39: 1353-1365.
  • Kesawat, M.S., Das, B.K., Dey, S.K., and Manorama (2015). Assessment of Genetic Diversity Among Indian Sesame (Sesamum indicum L.) Accessions Using RAPD, ISSR and SSR Markers. Research Journal of Biotechnology. 10(8): 35–47. 5. Ganguly, A., Park, M., Kesawat, M.S., and Cho, H.T. (2014). Functional Analysis of the Hydrophilic Loop in Intracellular Trafficking of Arabidopsis PIN-FORMED Proteins. Plant Cell. (26): 1570–1585.
  • Bhaganagare, G.R., Kesawat, M.S., Das, B.K., and Manorama (2013). Assessment of nifH Diversity in Rhizobial Isolates of Different Origins and the Role of Antioxidants in Respiratory Protection. Journal of Crop Science and Biotechnology. 16(1): 17-22.
  • Kesawat, M.S., Das, B.K., Bhaganagare, G.R and Manorama (2012). Genome-wide Identification, Evolutionary and Expression Analyses of Putative Fe–S Biogenesis Genes in Rice (Oryza sativa). Genome. 55(8): 571-583.
  • Das, B.K., Das, L. and Kesawat, M.S. (2012). Comparison of Different Washing Solutions and Contact Times on the Quality Maintenance and Microbial Reduction of Fresh-Cut Iceberg Lettuce. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 82 (1): 50–54.
  • Kesawat, M.S. and Das, B.K. (2009). Review on Molecular Marker: Its Application in Crop Improvement. Journal of Crop Science and Biotechnology. 12(4): 168-178.
  • Kesawat, M.S., Manorama and Bhaganagare, G.R. (2009). Isolation and Characterization of Lipopolysaccharide from Different Rhizobial Isolates. Journal of Crop Science and Biotechnology. 12(3): 109-113.
  • Deshmukh, R.K., Sonah, H., Tiwari, A., Mahatman, K., Jadav, K., Kadam, S.B., Kesawat, M.S., Reddy, N., Deshmukh, N. and Verulkar, S.B. (2008). Identification of Quantitative Trait Loci for Yield and Related Traits in Rice (Oryza sativa). Guangxi Agri. Sci. 39: 561-563
  • Kesawat, M.S., Manorama and Bhaganagare, G.R. (2007). Role of Rhizobial Lipopolysaccharide in Host Specificity. Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology & Environmental Sciences. 9(4): 959-964.
  • Deokar, A.A., Kesawat, M.S., Thorat, A.S., Sahapurwad, A.B., Kadam, S.B., Deshmukh, R.K., Sharma, V. and Verulkar, S.B. (2007). Identification of QTLs for Leaf Rolling and Relative Water Content under Water Stress in Rice (Oryza sativa). Indian Journal of Crop Sciences. 2(2): 73-76. PUBLISHED BOOK CHAPTERS 1. Kesawat, M.S., Shivaraj, S.M., and Kumar, M. (2018). Metalloid and their Role in the Biological System. In: Role of Metalloid in Plants. Wiley, USA. 2. Kumar, M. and Kesawat, M.S. (2018). Mechanism of Salt Stress Tolerance and Pathways in Crop Plants. In: Metabolic Adaptations in Plants during Abiotic Stress. Taylor and Francis, USA. 3. Kesawat, M.S., Das, B.K., Kumar, M., Bhaganagare, G.R., and Manorama (2015). An Overview on Fe-S Protein Biogenesis from Prokaryotes to Eukaryotes. In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation book (p59-74). Wiley, USA. 4. Bhaganagare, G.R., Reddy, B.P.N., Kesawat, M. ., Deshmukh, R.K., Shivaraj, S.M., Patil, G.B. and Manorama (2009). nifH Diversity in Rhizobial Isolates of Different Legumes. Plant and Fungal Biodiversity and Bioprospecting (p 163-167). Broadway Publication, Goa, India.