Hansraj College

University of Delhi

NAAC Grade A+ with CGPA 3.62

Dr. H Yarreiphang

Assistant Professor | Department of Zoology
Contact (Off.): 01127667747

Email Address : aphanghaorei[at]gmail[dot]com

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Neurophysiology, Neurodegeneration

  • Ph.D. in Neurophysiology , 2018 , National Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience (NIMHANS), Bangalore
  • M.Sc. in Zoology , 2011 , Hansraj College, University of Delhi
  • B.Sc. , 2009 , Hansraj College, University of Delhi
  • Assistant Professor (Adhoc) in the Department of Zoology, Hansraj College, University of Delhi (August 6, 2018 – till date)
  • Senior Research Fellow on contract basis for ICMR Project entitled “Identification and validation of biomarkers for parkinsonian syndrome with cognitive impairment.” 2017 – under Dr. Phalguni Anand Alladi, Senior Scientific Officer of Neurophysiology & Principal Investigator
  • GATE 2012
  • JRF-NET (UGC), 2010

Evolutionary Biology, Human Physiology, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biology of Insecta, Animal Diversity, Research methodology, Public Health and Hygiene

Member, Department Academic Audit

Member, Zoological Society


Ph.D. THESIS TITLE: Assessment of developmental apoptosis and mitochondrial responses in F1 crossbreds of two mice strains with differential sensitivity to 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydro- pyridine (MPTP)

MASTER THESIS TITLE: Ploidy Manipulation in Finfish

  1. Suresh SN, Janhavi Pandurangi, Ravi Murumalla, Vidyadhara DJ Lakshmi Garimella, Achyuth Acharya, Shashank Rai, Abhik Paul, Haorei Yarreiphang, Malini S Pillai, Mridhula Giridharan, James P Clement, Phalguni Anand Alladi, Taslimarif Saiyed, Ravi Manjithaya. Small molecule modulator of aggrephagy regulates neuroinflammation to curb pathogenesis of neurodegeneration. EBioMedicine 50 (2019) 260-273. IF 5.736
  2. Suresh, S. N., Chavalmane, A. K., Pillai, M., Ammanathan, V., Vidyadhara, D. J., Yarreiphang, H., Rai, S., Paul, A., Clement, J.P., Alladi, P.A., Manjithaya, R. (2018). Modulation of Autophagy by a Small Molecule Inverse Agonist of ERRα Is Neuroprotective. Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience. https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/ fnmol.2018.00109. ISSN 1662-5099 April 2018 | Volume 11 | Article 109. IF 4.057
  3. Suresh, S.N., Chavalmane, A.K., Vidyadhara D J, Yarreiphang, H., Rai, S., Paul, A., Clement. J.P., Anand, P.A., Manjithaya, R. A novel autophagy modulator 6-Bio ameliorates SNCA/α-synuclein toxicity. Autophagy.2017Jul 3;13(7):1221-1234. IF 9.770
  4. Vidyadhara DJ, Yarreiphang H, Raju TR, Alladi PA.  Admixing of MPTP-Resistant and Susceptible Mice Strains Augments Nigrostriatal Neuronal Correlates to Resist MPTP-Induced Neurodegeneration. Molecular Neurobiology 2017. PMID:27704331. October 2017, Volume 54, Issue 8, pp 6148–6162. IF 4.586
  5. Vidyadhara DJ $, Yarreiphang H $, Abhilash PL $, Raju TR, Alladi PA. Differential expression of calbindin in nigral dopaminergic neurons in mice strains with differential susceptibility to 1-Methyl- 4-Phenyl- 1,2,3,6-Tetrahydropyridine ($: contributed equally). Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy, 2016 Oct;76(Pt B):82-89. $ equal contribution. ISSN 0891-0618. IF 2.355



  1. H. Yarreiphang, Vidyadhara DJ, TR Raju, Alladi PA. Stereological Analysis for Quantitation of Neuronal Numbers in Brain Tissues, Parkinson's Disease Education Programme: A handbook, 2014
  2. Pooja Shree Mishra, Dinesh K D, H. Yarreiphang, Vidyadhara DJ, Vijayalakshmi K, Alladi PA & T.R. Raju. Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy, Parkinson's Disease Education Programme: A handbook, 2014
  3. Alladi PA, Vijayalakshmi K., Vidyadhara DJ, H. Yarreiphang, Jyothi H J, T N Sathyaprabha, T R Raju. Principles of Immunohistochemistry, Current Physiological Techniques, 2013


POSTERS PRESENTED (first author only)

  1. Evaluation of nigral neuronal apoptosis during postnatal development and adulthood of mice strains with differential sensitivity to MPTP. Yarreiphang H, V. DJ, C. Sagar, R. Tr, P. Alladi. International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society’s International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders® on September 22 – 26, 2019 in Nice, France.
  2. Postnatal developmental apoptosis in mice strains and its differential susceptibility to MPTP in adulthood. Yarreiphang H, Vidyadhara DJ, Chandrasekhar Sagar, Raju TR and Phalguni Anand Alladi. Neuroscience 2017, Society for Neuroscience (SfN), Washington, D.C. United States. November 11 – 15, 2017
  3. Postnatal apoptosis: A major determinant of basal nigral neuronal numbers and differential susceptibility to 1-methyl-4-Phenyle-1,2,3,6-Tetrahydropyridine (MPTP)'. Yarreiphang H, Vidyadhara DJ, Raju TR and Phalguni Anand Alladi. International Symposium on Neurodegenerative Disorders (ISND 2017) NIMHANS, Bangalore, India. 29th & 30th March 2017
  4. Differential developmental apoptosis and apoptotic markers in 1-Methyl-4-Phenyl 1,2,3,6-Tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) resistant and susceptible mice strains and their crossbreds’. Yarreiphang H, Vidyadhara DJ, Raju TR and Phalguni Anand Alladi. The 5th Asian and Oceanian Parkinson's disease and Movement Disorders Congress. Manila, Philippines 11th -13th March 2016
  5. Differential expression of apoptotic markers in 1-Methyl-4-Phenyl 1,2,3,6-Tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) resistant and susceptible mice strains and their crossbreds'. Yarreiphang H, Vidyadhara DJ, Raju TR and Phalguni Anand Alladi.  XXXIII Annual Conference of Indian Academy of Neurosciences (IAN 2015). Panjab University, Chandigarh, India.  31st Oct - 2nd November 2015
  6. Developmental Bax:Bcl-2 ratio differs in 1-Methyl-4-Phenyle 1,2,3,6-Tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) resistant and susceptible mice strains and their crossbreds. Yarreiphang H, Vidyadhara DJ, Raju TR and Phalguni Anand Alladi. International Symposium of Translational Neuroscience and XXXII Annual Conference of Indian Academy of Neurosciences (IAN 2014). NIMHANS, Bangalore, India 1st -3rd November 2014


  • International seminar on COVID-19: Living through the Pandemic. Department of Zoology Hansraj College Jul 29, 2020, University of Delhi
  • National seminar on Python for Biology. Department of Zoology Hansraj College. Sept 7, 2019. University of Delhi
  • International Brain Organization/Asia Pacific Regional Committee (IBRO-APRC) School on Mitochondria and Neurodegeneration organized by Department of Biochemistry. Panjab University, India. 26th- 30th October 2015
  • NIMHANS-MASTRICHT University Joint Workshop on Neuro Psychiatry. NIMHANS, Bangalore, India. 12th-14th March 2015
  • TS Srinivasan- NIMHANS Knowledge Conclave 2015. NIMHANS, Bangalore, India. 12th -13th February 2015
  • Resource person in International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society-sponsored workshop on “Parkinson’s Disease Education Programme”. NIMHANS, Bangalore, India 5th-7th March 2014
  • 38th Mahabaleshwar Seminar on Mitochondria, Energetics and Metabolism organize by the Department of Biological Sciences Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India 27th-30th January 2014
  • ICMR-NIMHANS Workshops on Biomedical Communication. NIMHANS, Bangalore, India. 23rd March 2013
  • Workshop on Clinical Proteomics organized by Dr. G. Venkataswamy Eye Research Institute, Aravind Medical Research Foundation, Madurai, India 24th-26th June 2013
  • Care, Breeding and Management of Laboratory Animals conducted by central animal research facility, NIMHANS, Bangalore, India. September 2012


  • Oxidative Blood-Brain Barrier Damage, Neuroinflammation, and Neurodegeneration. University of New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, United States. Nov. 14-19, 2017


  • Life Member of the Indian Academy of Neurosciences, India
  • Member of the International Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Society, USA
  • Member of the Society for Neuroscience, USA


  • International Congress Travel Grant Award from Movement Disorder Society; $1,000 USD) to participate in the International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, September 22 – 26, 2019 in Nice, France
  • DST-SERB (International Travel grant) to attend Society for Neuroscience (SfN) NEUROSCIENCE 2017 in Washington DC. November 2017
  • DBT-CTEP (International Travel) The 5th AOPMC in Manila, Philippines. March 2016
  • International Brain Research Organization (Travel grant, IBRO-Asia Pacific) School on Mitochondria and Neurodegeneration. Panjab University, India. October 2015
  • Graduate Student Scholarship, NeuroRenew, Inc. & MBF Bioscience, Inc. to attend Practical Workshop in Confocal Microscopy & Stereology, by Dr. Daniel A. Peterson. Chicago, US. August 2013 (did not avail)
  • JRF and SRF Fellowship from University Grants Commission (2012-17)
  • Certificate of honour for the noble service as co-ordinating secretary, Tangkhul Student Union Delhi. 2007-08