Dr. Ashlesha Makwana, M.Pharm.,Ph.D.
Assistant professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Year started @ KBIPER: 2008
Contact info
Location: KBIPER college campus
Email: drashleshachauhan@yahoo.com
Credentials
Ph.D., Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
M.Pharm., Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
B.Pharm., Gujarat university, Ahmedabad
Profile
Dr. Ashlesha Makwana joined KBIPER in February 2008 as an assistant professor in the department of Pharmaceutical chemistry. She has 9 years of acedamic experience in the area of pharmaceutical chemistry.
At KBIPER, Dr. Makwana is involved in teaching pharmaceutical organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, medicinal chemistry and pharmaceutical analysis to Pharm D, B.Pharm., M.Pharm and Ph.D students. She is also involved in research and developmental activities in the areas of medicinal chemistry and analytical chemistry.
Research area of interest
Pharmaceutical organic chemistry, Inorganic chemistry, Medicinal chemistry, Pharmaceutical analysis
Awards and Recognition
  1. Applied for indian patent of synthesized compound in 2005
  2. Get scheme of 80,000/- for research project “Design synthesis and evaluation of a series of N1-(substituted)aryl-5,7-dimethyl-2-(substituted)pyrido(2,3-d)pyrimidin-4(3H)-ones as second generation histamine H1-receptor antagonists” from GUJCOST in 2003.
  3. Awarded Junior Research Fellowship during Masters in Pharmacy by All India Council of Technical Education, India. in 1999
Selected publications/presentations (Total: (10)
  1. Patel A, Makwana A. Development and validation of an accurate and precise LC-MS/MS method for determination of Tenofovir and emtricitabine in human plasma. Int J Pharm Chemical & Biological Sci. 2015;5(1):372-380.
  2. Gondliya R, Makwana A. A UPLC-MS/MS method for the the quantification of olanzepine in human plasma- A method for high throughput. Int J Pharm Formulation & Anal. 2014;4(1):20-30.
  3. Gondaliya R, Makwana A. A simple, selective rapid validated method for determination of Nicorandil in human plasma by liquid chromatography-Tandem mass spectrometry. Int J.Pharm Formulation & Anal. 2013;3(1),13-18.
  4. Patel A, Patel A, Makwana A. An ESI-LC-MS/MS method for simultaneous estimation of darunavir and ritonavir in human plasma.International journal of research in pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences. Int J Research Pharm. & Biomedical Sci. 2013;4(4):1138-1147.
  5. Dave H, Makwana A, Suhagia B. Validated reversed phase high performance liquid chromatographic method for the determination of three novel steroids in bulk and pressurized metered dose commercial preparation. J Applied Science & Eng. 2013;11(2):125-135.
  6. Shah M, Makwana A. Development and validation of RPHPLC and UV spctrophotometric methods for simultaneous estimation of alprazolam and melatonin in combined dosage form. Inv Rapid-Pharm Analysis & Quality Assu. 2012;1434.
  7. Dave H, Makwana A. Validated reversed phase high performance liquid chromatographic method for the determination of two novel steroids in bulk and pressurized metered dose preparation. J Applied Science & Eng. 2011;9(3):177-185.
  8. Patel V, Makwana A. Comperative study of rivea hypocraterformis, cynodon dactylone and balanite aegypticae using antilithiatic activity in vitro. Int J Pharm Sciences & Res. 2010;1(12):85-87.
  9. Dave H, Makwana A. Rapid spectrophotometric methods for the dtermination of two novel steriods in bulk and pressurised metered - dose preparations. Int J Pharm & Health Sci. 2010;1(2):68-78.
  10. Suhagia B, Chhabria M, Makwana A. Design synthesis and pharmacological screening of a series of N1-(substituted)aryl-5,7-dimethyl-2-(substituted)pyrido(2,3-d)pyrimidin-4(3H)-ones as potential histamine H1-reptor antagonists. J Enzyme Inh & Med Chem. 2006;21(6):681-691.