Secured first position in M.Sc. Biochemistry, Lucknow University (1980).
Awarded merit based research fellowships of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (1981-87).
Awarded for contribution in the compilation of Toxicity Data Handbooks, Vol. I IV (1988).
S.S. Parmar Foundation Research Award for best paper presentation (1990).
Granted 3 years merit promotion under MANAS for studies on free radical related processes in toxicity during 1987 1990.
Shakuntala Amir Chand Award in Biomedical Sciences given by ICMR, New Delhi. (1996).
Elected member of the Executive Council of Society for Free Radical Research -India, a constituent body of the International Society for Free Radical Research (2003-11).
Member of Joint Implementation Committee for monitoring collaborative research between CSIR and CCRUM (2005-2010).
Appointed member of the Governing body of Technology Incubator of Engineering college at Periyar Mannamai University, Thanjavur (2006).
Awarded "Certificate of Merit" by DG, CSIR during the Leadership Development Programme 09/01 (2009).
Three Best paper awards to students under my supervision during International conference of Society of Toxicology (2008) and International conference on Advances in Free radical research, natural products, antioxidants and radio-protectors in Health (2010)Shakuntala Amir Chand Award in Biomedical Sciences given by ICMR, New Delhi. (1996).
Herbal soft drink useful for protecting of liver disorders. Patent Number(s): WO2004056212-A1; AU2002353386-A1; CN1741750-A; IN200402939-P1; RU2338431-C2. Inventor(s): Pushpangadan P, Mehrotra S, Rawat AKS, Khatoon S, Ojha SK, Rastogi S, Srivastava M, Seth PK, Agarwal AK, Kakkar P, Anand M.
Herbal soft drink useful for protecting and improving health. Patent Number(s): WO2004056382-A1; AU2002348744-A1; EP1572221-A1; JP2006515850-W; CN1735420-A; US2006147554-A1; IN200402131-P1; RU2336891-C2; CN100415107-C; US7550163-B2. Inventor(s): Pushpangadan P, Mehrotra S, Rawat AKS, Khatoon S, Ojha SK, Rastogi S, Srivastava M, Seth PK, Agarwal AK, Kakkar P, Anand M.
Kakkar P, Singh J, Tiwari M and Gupta SK. Data Management System for Quality Assurance of Medicinal Plants (DMS-QAMP). Copyright No. 012CR2010.
Membership of Academic Societies:
Society for Free Radical Research, India - Executive Council member
Society for Free Radical Research, Asia - Life Member
Society of Biological Chemists, India - Life member
Society of Toxicology, India - Life member
Alumni Association of Dept. of Biochemistry, Lucknow University - Life member
Member of Reviewer's database of Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, Canadian Journal of Physiology & Pharmacology, Cell Stress and Chaperones, European Food Research and Technology, Food Chemistry, Food & Chemical Toxicology, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Journal of Food Composition & Analysis, Journal of Food Science, Journal of Trace Element Research in Medicine & Biology, Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry.