Scientific Staff

Dr. Ashish Dwivedi
Systems Toxicology & Health Risk Assessment
CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research
Vishvigyan Bhawan, 31, Mahatma Gandhi Marg
Lucknow - 226 001. Uttar Pradesh, India.
Email: ashish.dwivedi1[at] | Alternate Email: NA
Tel: +91-522-2217497 | Extension: NA
Fax: 522-2628227

Areas of Specialization
Photocontact Dermatitis and Photocarcinogenesis
Current R&D/S&T Activities
  • Establishment of OECD-approved battery of test systems and development of novel and more sensitive test systems as well as methods for photoallergy assessment of Chemicals used in Cosmetics/Personal Care Products.
  •  Development of 3-D skin equivalent model with sensitive predictive biomarkers for phototoxicity/photogenotoxicity assessment of Chemicals used in Cosmetics/Personal Care Products.
  •  Identification of natural autophagy activators having anti-photoaging effects

Partial List of Research Publications
Awards/Honours/ Distinctions

Ø  Post-Doctoral Fellow, Faculty of Biology, Israel Institute of Technology, Technion, Israel.

Ø  Research Associate, Colorado University, Anschutz Medical Campus, US.

Ø  Dr. D.S Kothari Post-Doctoral Fellowship, UGC, New-Delhi

Ø  Selected in 5th science conclave/INSPIRE Internship Program” A Congregation of Nobel Laureates and Eminent, AMHRD-DST, IIIT, Allahabad.

Ø  UGC SRF fellowship 

Ø  UGC JRF fellowship 

Ø  Membership of Association of Scientists of Indian Origin Society of Toxicology (ASIO), USA

Ø  Full Membership of Society of Toxicology (SOT), USA

Ø   Membership of Indian Photobiology Society, India

Ø  Bureau of Indian Standards (Cosmetics Sectional Committee PCD 19), India


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