Dr. Sreekanth K S

Professor of Biochemistry & Head of Molecular Biology

M.Sc (Medical Biochemistry), MD (Hons), MRSC (UK), FRSC(UK), PhD(Medical Biochemistry)

Area of Interest

  • Biochemistry
  • Clinical Chemistry
  • Connective tissue Biochemistry
  • Vascular Biology
  • Experimental Cardiology
  • Cancer Biochemistry & Tumor Biology
  • Immunology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Medical Education Technologies
  • Problem Based Learning
  • Interactive Teaching and Concept Mapping

Additional Responsibilities

  • Principal, College of Allied Medical Sciences
  • Sitting Member, Grievance Redressal Committee for Students (GRCS) – 2021 as per the Oder U.O No.48/2021/DSA/KUHS
  • Professor & Head of Molecular Biology
  • Moderating the postgraduate seminars and Journal clubs
  • Guiding doctoral research work and postgraduate research work
  • Coordinating the Student Support and Guidance Programme of SGMC & RF for Kerala University of Health Sciences as Convener
  • Mentoring undergraduate and postgraduate students in academics
  • Train the faculty members in innovative teaching methods through MEU, SGMC & RF
  • Modifying and designing  the curriculum as a subject expert for CBME & ATCOM  as proposed by  MCI
  • Promote and incorporate Bioethics in Curriculum and Practice,  a member of Bioethics Unit of UNESCO Chair in Haifa of SGMC & RF
  • Monitor and supervise students as a member of anti-ragging committee, SGMC & RF
  • Review the research proposals as a member of the Institutional Research Cell as a subject expert of Biochemistry
  • Convener, Anti-Ragging Core Committee (ARCC) 2021-22, SGMC & RF

Achievements, Memberships, Awards

Achievements

  • Visiting Research Associate, University of Denver, CO, USA
  • Appraiser- National Board of Examinations, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt of India, New Delhi
  • Former Joint Secretary and State Representative of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research (ISAR) (Elected Twice)
  • Convener- Student Support and Guidance Programme
  • Member of Royal College of Pathologists, London, UK
  • Fellow and Member of Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, UK
  • Trained Faculty of Advanced Course in Medical Education Technologies of MCI (ACME-2014)
  • Trained Faculty of ATCOM of MCI
  • Trained Faculty of Revised Basic Course in Medical Education Technologies of MCI
  • Trained Faculty of Basic Course in Medical Education Technologies of MCI
  • Trained Faculty of National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) by KUHS
  • Authored Papers in outstanding juried journals indexed in PubMed & Scopus with high impact factor
  • Presented papers as invited speaker and chaired scientific sessions in National and International Conferences
  • Internal & external Examiner of Kerala University of Health Sciences
  • UG, PG & PhD examiner of RGUHS, MAHE, Mangalore University, MG University, MUH & Yeneppoya Universities
  • Editorial Board Member of Several National and International Journals of Scientific Merit
  • External Subject Expert of NICHE, Kumarakovil, Tamil Nadu
  • Chairman & adjudicator of PhD of external universities
  • Question paper setter for external Universities for MBBS, MD & PhD courses
  • External & Internal Resource person for Medical Education Technologies
  • Chairman, Scientific Committee, Bio-Conspectus 2018, SGMC & RF
  • Former Member & Chairman of IAEC, SGMC & RF
  • Reviewer of more than 10 Journals of scientific merit  
  • Trained expert in Internal Audit- CCLVI and Quality Management Systems As per ISO 15189-2012 & NABL 112 by Foundation for Quality (India), Bengaluru (Trained during 28th September to 1st October 2020).
  • Trained Faculty in Learning Management System (MOODLE) conducted by Kerala University of Health Sciences from 28-12-2020 to 06-01-2021.
  • Trained in Curriculum Implementation and Support (CISP) of MCI from SGMC & RF under the supervision of NMC Nodal Centre on 30/10/2020 & 31/10/2010.

  • Certified with Basic Course in Biomedical Research (BCBR-Batch2) as mandated by National Medical Commission (NMC) under ICMR by National Institute of Epidemiology. March-June 2020.

  • External Subject Expert of Board of Studies-PG, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute, Puducherry - Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth-Deemed to be University.






Memberships

  • Member, Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge, UK
  • Member, Royal College of Pathologists, London
  • Member, American Association for Clinical Chemists
  • Member, International Atherosclerotic Society, Milan, Italy
  • Member, Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research (Life Member)
  • Member, Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (Life Member)
  • Member, Bioethics Unit, SGMC & RF
  • Member, Institutional Research Cell
  • Member, ATCOM Sensitization Committee of MCI, SGMC & RF
  • Member, Anti -ragging committee, SGMC & RF

Awards

  • The Joseph Lister Award for the best research publication in Biochemistry in 2015
  • The International Agency for standards and rating (IASR) graded and tagged him as one of the world’s most influential Biochemists in the year 2015 (USA News Corporation; Friday 16th October 2015) 
  • Conferred Fellowship by the Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge UK for the outstanding contributions to Medical Biochemistry & Clinical Chemistry and is notified in the Royal Charter (Reg.No: 570667) and Times, London
  • Affiliated and admitted in the Royal College of Pathologists of London, United Kingdom in 2018 (Ref No:20008864)
  • Conferred Fellowship from Academy of General Education, Karnataka
  • Received with PN Thirumulpad Endowment cash award for academic excellence
  • Certificate of appreciation for reviewing and editing articles in juried journals

Publications

Title

Journal / Book

Publication details (Year, Volume, Page No. etc.)

Authorship

1st / 2nd / Other

State /Reg / Nat / Int

Indexed in

Prevalence of lumbar spine degenerative changes in subjects suffering low back pain –an MRI based study from North Kerala.

Journal

SmithaH. Meena Devi V N. Vinoo Jacob. Sreekanth K S. Evaluation of signal intensity for differential diagnosis of brain lesions in magnetic resonance imaging. IJSTR 2020;9(4):2840-2844.


Other

Int



Scopus

Evaluation of signal intensity for differential diagnosis of brain lesions in magnetic resonance imaging

Journal

Sreeja CK. Meena Devi VN, Aneesh MK. Sreekanth KS. Prevalence of lumbar spine degenerative changes in subjects suffering low back pain – an MRI based study from North Kerala. IJSTR 2020;9(4):2018-2021.


Other

Int

Scopus

Matrix remodeling and collagen disintegration in Acute Myocardial Infarction

Journal

Sreekanth KS. Matrix remodeling and collagen disintegration in Acute Myocardial Infarction. Saudi J Med 2019; 4(2): 149-157.

1st

Int

Google Scholar, Publon, Worldcat, Indexcopernicus and in process in SCOPUS , SCI

 Evaluation of the role of Oxidative stress in the pathogenesis and course of acute myocardial infarction.

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Evaluation of the role of Oxidative stress in the pathogenesis and course of acute myocardial infarction. International Journal of Biochemistry 2015; 197 : 472-482

1st 

Int

World PubMed Archive

Effects of short term administration of vitamin C on lung antioxidants in cigarette smoke exposed rats.

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Bipin Tom Paul, Annamala PT. Effects of short term administration of vitamin C on lung antioxidants in cigarette smoke exposed rats. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences 2012; 2 (4): 544 – 547.

1st

Int

Ulrich’s periodicals Directory, Index Copernicus (ICV VALUE 2013-6.38), Open J gate, Scirus,  Science central, BASE, New Jour, Indianscience.in, Geneva foundation of Medical education and Research (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine, EBESCO Publishing, Jour Informatics, Genamics Journal Seek, CAS (A division of American chemical Society), HINARI RESEARCH by WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION), Research Bible, Universal Impact Factor Indexing, Cite Factor Indexing (Academic research Journals), ROAD (Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources), Trove (National Library of Australia), scientific indexing service (SIS Indexing)

Effect of smoking on Metalloproteinases activity in patients with acute myocardial infarction

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Effect of smoking on Metalloproteinases activity in patients with acute myocardial infarction. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research 2014; 8 (2) : 27-30.

1st

Int

Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science, thomsonreuters), Index Copernicus ICV 2018: 131.08, Academic Search Complete Database, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), EBSCOhost, Google Scholar, HINARI Access to Research in Health Programme, Indian Science Abstracts (ISA), Journal seek Database,Google, Popline (reproductive health literature), www.omnimedicalsearch.com,PubMed Central® 

Evaluation of the role of Matrix Metalloproteinases in the pathogenesis and course of acute myocardial infarction

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamalai PT. Evaluation of the role of Matrix Metalloproteinases in the pathogenesis and course of acute myocardial infarction. Int J Pharm Bio Sci 2012; 3 (3) : 317-325.

1st

Int

Embase (Elsevier), Index Copernicus, International Scientific Indexing, Crossref, Google, Google Scholar, International  committee of medical journal editors, WorldCat, Citeseerx, EVISA, Fairfield University (DiMenna-Nyselius Library), Harper Adams University College, University of Bayreuth, University of Duisburg-Essen, University of Pittsburgh (University Library System), Aberystwyth University, Adam State college, Alzheimer Research Forum, Auburn University Library, Central Connecticut State University (Elihu Burritt Library), Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) (USA), Doshisha University, EBSCO, Gunma university,

Hokkaido University, Huntington College - Houghton memorial library, ILLINOIS state university (Milner Library), Jacksonville State University (Houston Cole Library), Lebanese American University (LAU Libraries),  Lund University (Sweden), Naropa University (Allen Ginsberg Library), National Library of Sweden, Open j gate, Princeton University (USA) (Princeton university library), ProQuest, Quinnipiac University (Quinnipiac University Libraries), Samford university library, SCIFinder, Spring Hill College (Marnie and john Burke memorial library), Ulrichs Directory of periodicals, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, University of Oxford, University of Ozarks, University of Reading, University of texas at Austin, University of Minnesota

Matrix Remodelling in Coronary Artery Diseases

Journal

Sreekanth KS. Matrix Remodelling in Coronary Artery Diseases. Amala Research Bulletin 2007:  27; 255 – 262.

1st

Nat

ACECR.Scientific information database, CAS Source Index (CASSI), CSIR-NISCAIR – Journal Gate way

Effect of smoke shield a herbal formulation on the mutagenecity and oxidative stress produced by cigarette smoke in rats.

Journal

Swarnam J, Sreekanth KS, Hareesh P, Sabu MC, Kuttan R. Effect of smoke shield a herbal formulation on the mutagenecity and oxidative stress produced by cigarette smoke in rats. Journal of  Experimental Clinical Cancer Research 2005 ; 24(2): 297-304.

2nd 

Int

PubMed

Micronutrients and trace elements in Acute Myocardial infarction

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Micronutrients and trace elements in Acute Myocardial infarction. South Asian Journal of Preventive Cardiology 2004: 8; 216-230

1st 

Int

Google, dotsquares

Evaluation of C-reactive protein and other inflammatory markers in Acute Coronary Syndromes

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Evaluation of C-reactive protein and other inflammatory markers in Acute Coronary Syndromes. The Kuwait Medical Journal 2004: 36; 35-37.

1st 

Int

Pub Med Central

Antioxidant activity of smoke Shield in vitro and in vivo.

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Sabu MC, Leyon Varghese, Manesh C, Girija Kuttan, Ramadasan Kuttan. Antioxidant activity of smoke Shield in vitro and in vivo. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology 2003, 55: 847-853.

1st 

Int

PubMed,  Scopus, Medline, Biological Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews, Biotechnology Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions, Current Contents/Life Sciences, Science Citation Index, Zetoc, Chemical Abstracts, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, CAB Abstracts, Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases, Index Veterinarius


Antioxidant Vitamins and trace elements in Acute Myocardial Infarction.

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Antioxidant Vitamins and trace elements in Acute Myocardial Infarction. Amala Research Bulletin 2003: 23; 216-235.

1st 

Nat

ACECR.Scientific information database, CAS Source Index (CASSI), CSIR-NISCAIR – Journal Gate way

Serum free iron in Acute Myocardial Infarction.

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Serum free iron in Acute Myocardial Infarction. The Kuwait Medical Journal 2002: 34; 217-220.

1st 

Int

Pub Med Central

Effect of S-allyl cysteine sulfoxide on lipid metabolism and free radical scavengers in alcohol fed rats

Journal

Bindu MP, Sreekanth KS, Annamalai PT, Augusti KT. Effect of S-allyl cysteine sulfoxide on lipid metabolism and free radical scavengers in alcohol fed rats, Current Science. 2002: 82; 628-631.

2nd 

Int

Web of Science, Current Contents, Geobase, Chemical Abstracts, IndMed and Scopus

Studies on lipid profile and inflammatory markers in patients with acute myocardial infarction

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT, Pradeep P, Sasidharan VK. Studies on lipid profile and inflammatory markers in patients with acute myocardial infarction. South Asian Journal of Preventive Cardiology 2002

1st 

Int

Google, dotsquares

Glutathione System in Acute Myocardial Infarction

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Glutathione System in Acute Myocardial Infarction. Amala Research Bulletin 2002: 22; 143-149.

1st 

Nat

ACECR.Scientific information database, CAS Source Index (CASSI), CSIR-NISCAIR – Journal Gate way

Serum free iron in the course and pathogenesis of Acute Myocardial Infarction.

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Serum free iron in the course and pathogenesis of Acute Myocardial Infarction. Amala Research Bulletin 2001: 21; 28-32.

1st 

Nat

ACECR.Scientific information database, CAS Source Index (CASSI), CSIR-NISCAIR – Journal Gate way

Hematological Parameters in Acute Myocardial Infarction

Journal

Sreekanth KS, Geevar Zachariah, Annamala PT. Hematological Parameters in Acute Myocardial Infarction. Amala Research Bulletin 2000: 20; 28-31

1st 

Nat

ACECR.Scientific information database, CAS Source Index (CASSI), CSIR-NISCAIR – Journal Gate way

Collagen in Atherosclerotic  progression and cardiovascular diseases

Proceedings

Sreekanth KS. Collagen in Atherosclerotic  progression and cardiovascular diseases. Proceedings of International Seminar on Recent Biochemical Approaches in Therapeutics (RBAT-III). University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram. INDIA. 15th - 17th February 2017

1st 

Int

--

Molecular and Cellular Changes of Coronary Artery Diseases

Proceedings

Sreekanth KS. Molecular and Cellular Changes of Coronary Artery Diseases. Proceedings of29th Annual National Conference of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research (ISARCON 2016). Aster Medicity, Kochi, Kerala. 21st – 23rd  October, 2016

1st 

Int

--

miRNAs : The regulators of heart diseases and Therapeutic targets.

Proceedings

Sreekanth KS. miRNAs : The regulators of heart diseases and Therapeutic targets. Proceedings of International Seminar on Recent Biochemical Approaches in Therapeutics (RBAT-II). University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram.9th, 10th & 11th December 2015.

1st 

Int

--

Collagen and matrix degrading enzyme: Atherosclerosis progression and plaque rupture.

Proceedings

Sreekanth KS. Collagen and matrix degrading enzyme: Atherosclerosis progression and plaque rupture. Proceedings of 28th Annual Symposium of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research & Innovations in Atherosclerosis and Cardiac Diseases. (ISARCON 2015). HIMSAR, New Delhi. 29- 31st October, 2015

1st 

Int

--

MicroRNAs: New therapeutic targets for heart diseases.

Proceedings

Sreekanth KS. MicroRNAs: New therapeutic targets for heart diseases. Proceedings of 26th Annual Symposium of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research & Innovations in Atherosclerosis and Cardiac Diseases. (ISARCON 2013). Amala Cancer Research Centre & Amala Cardiac Centre, Thrissur, Kerala. November 22-23, 2013.

1st 

Int

--

Oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of acute myocardial infarction

Proceedings

Sreekanth KS. Oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of acute myocardial infarction. Proceedings of 24th Annual conference of the Indian Society for atherosclerosis Research & International CME 2011 (ISARCON 2011) – JIPMER ,Puducherry-605 006.24th & 25th September2011.

1st 

Int

--

Effect of Smoking on Metalloproteinase activity in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction

Proceedings

Sreekanth KS. Effect of Smoking on Metalloproteinase activity in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction. Proceedings of “23rd Annual conference of the Indian Society for atherosclerosis Research & International Symposium on Atherosclerosis- Bench to Bed Side”. University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 13-14 November , 2010.

1st 

Int

--

Epigenetic modifications of Covid-19 – A probable mechanism for viral infection and transmission.
Journal
Sreekanth KS. Epigenetic modifications of Covid-19 – A probable mechanism for viral infection and transmission. British Journal of Medical and Health Sciences 2020; 2(9): 428-431
                         1st
Int
Google Scholar, Research Gate, Get cited, World Cat, Scirus, Research Bible
Concept mapping an educational tool in learning Biochemistry.
Journal

Sreekanth KS. Concept mapping an educational tool in learning Biochemistry. International Journal of Medical Science and Education 2020; 7(3):23-27


1st
Int
Google Scholar, Index Copernicus, Directory of Open Access, ICMJE, WikiCEP
Correlation of whole-body fat and visceral fat on the patients suffering lower back pain with lumbar disc degenerative diseases – A pilot study
Journal
Sreeja CK, Meena Devi VN, Sreekanth KS, Aneesh MK. Correlation of whole body fat and visceral fat on the patients suffering lower back pain with lumbar disc degenerative diseases – A pilot study. Annals of the Romanian Society for Cell Biology 2021; 2(25): 3631-3639
Other
Int
Scopus
Ferritin in Covid-19 infection and its diagnostic significance
Journal
Hridya H, Manojan KK, Sreekanth KS. Ferritin in Covid-19 infection and its diagnostic significance. IJRMS 2021; 9(9): 2858-2862
Other
Int

Index Copernicus, Index Medicus for South-East Asia Region (WHO)

ScopeMed

CrossRef

Google Scholar

Ulrichsweb

Journal Index

J-Gate

Directory of Science

JournalTOCs

ResearchBib

ICMJE

SHERPA/RoMEO


Genetic Variants of SARS CoV-2; Mutations and Mechanism of Survival
Journal
Laiju KP, Manojan KK, Sreekanth KS. Genetic Variants of SARS CoV-2; Mutations and Mechanism of Survival. British Journal of Medical and Health Sciences 2021; 3(7): 1090-1095
Other
Int
Google Scholar, Research Gate, Get cited, World Cat, Scirus, Research Bible
A cross-sectional study on brain lesions diagnosed through magnetic resonance spectroscopy in patients from South Kerala.
Journal

Smitha H. Meena Devi V N. Vinoo Jacob. Sreekanth K S. A cross-sectional study on brain lesions diagnosed through magnetic resonance spectroscopy in patients from South Kerala. Int J Cur Res Rev 2021; 13(13): 184-189.


Other
Int
Scopus
A study of serum zinc levels in children admitted with pneumonia in a tertiary care hospital in India
Journal

Ashrin A Naushad,  Lalitha Kailas and Sreekanth K Sivaraman.  A study of serum zinc levels in children admitted with pneumonia in a tertiary care hospital in India. Indian Journal of Child Healt. 2022; 8(12): 426-429. https://doi.org/10.32677/ijch.v8i12.3235

 


Other
Int

Index Copernicus, EZB, Journal GuideBASE - Bielefeld Academic Search Engine,World CatGoogle Scholar

 



A comparative study of orthogonal planes for differential diagnosis of brain tumor lesions through MRI

Smitha H. Meena Devi VN. Vinoo Jacob. Sreekanth KS. A comparative study of orthogonal planes for differential diagnosis of brain tumor lesions through MRI. Suranaree J. Sci.Technol. 2022. 29 (2):070038(1-7)

Other
Int
Scopus, Asian Citation Index, TCI, Google Scholar, EBSCO host, Clarivate.
Elucidation of predictive biomarkers for the diagnosis of non-tumor brain lesions through magnetic resonance spectroscopy along with histopathological findings
Journal
Smitha H, Meena Devi VN, Sreekanth KS and Vinoo Jacob. Elucidation of predictive biomarkers for the diagnosis of non-tumor brain lesions through magnetic resonance spectroscopy along with histopathological findings. IJAIR. 2022;9 (2): 141-147.
Other
Int
Index Copernicus, Google Scholar, Global Impact Factor (GIF), Cosmos, Journal Factor.
Prevalence of Meningioma in South Indian Population Diagnosed through Magnetic Resonance Imaging – A Retrospective Study
Journal
Smitha H and Sreekanth K S. Prevalence of Meningioma in South Indian Population Diagnosed through Magnetic Resonance Imaging – A Retrospective Study. J.Clin.Res.Applied Med. 2021; 1(2): 63-67
2nd
Nat
Open Access
Regulatory proteins in placental angiogenesis
Journal
Anilkumar KV, Kavitha S, Sreekanth KS. Regulatory proteins in placental angiogenesis.. Biomedicine. 2021; 41(4):694-700.
Other
Int
Scopus, Excerpta MedicaGoogle ScholarElsevier Indian Citation IndexIndex Medicus,UGC- CARE
Evaluation of MRI Orthogonal Planes in Differential Diagnosis of Non-Tumour Brain Lesions
Journal
Smitha H, Devi VNM, Sreekanth KS, et al. Evaluation of MRI orthogonal planes in differential diagnosis of non-tumour brain lesions. J Evolution Med Dent Sci 2021;10(40):3543-3547.
Other
Int

Web of Science, CNKI - China National Knowledge, Infrastructure Databases,

Index Copernicus,

EBSCO Databases,

CAB Abstracts and Global Health Databases,

Global Index Medicus,

Index Medicus for South-East Asia Region,

Academic OneFile,

Chemical Abstracts Service Databases (A Division of American Chemical Society),

Google Scholar,

BIREME Virtual Health Library,

J-Gate,

Indian Science Abstracts,

Journal Seek Database,

CIRS (International Center for Scientific Research) Databases.

 
















Presentations

Topic

Guest lecture / Oral / Poster / Convener of Workshop

Name of the event

Conference / CME / Workshop

Venue

Dates

Level

Discussion Methods in Teaching,

OSCE/OSPE and practical evaluation methods

Guest Lecture & Resource Person

Continuing Medical Education Programme on Organon of Medicine (UG), Module No.2

Workshop

Sarada Krishna Homeo Medical College Hospital, Kulasekharam, Kanyakumari Dist, Tamil Nadu.

August 6-11, 2018

National

Concept maps for meaningful learning

Oral / Convener

Bioconspectus 2018

CME

Sree Gokulam Medical College & Research Foundation

July 20, 2018

State

Collagen in Atherosclerotic  progression and cardiovascular diseases

Guest Lecture

Recent Biochemical Approaches in Therapeutics (RBAT-III)

Conference

Department  of Biochemistry, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, Kerala

February 15-17, 2017

International

Molecular and Cellular Changes of Coronary Artery Diseases

Oral

29th Annual National Conference of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research (ISARCON 2016)

Conference

Aster Medicity, Cochin, Kerala

October 21-23, 2016

International

miRNAs : The regulators of heart diseases and Therapeutic targets

Oral

International Seminar on Recent Biochemical Approaches in Therapeutics (RBAT-II)

Conference

Department  of Biochemistry, University of Kerala, Trivandrum, Kerala

December 9-11, 2015

International

Collagen and matrix degrading enzyme: Atherosclerosis progression and plaque rupture

Oral

28th Annual Symposium of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research & Innovations in Atherosclerosis and Cardiac Diseases. (ISARCON 2015)

Conference

Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences & Research (HIMSR), JAMIA HAMDARD, New Delhi

October 29-31, 2015

International

MicroRNAs: New therapeutic targets for heart diseases

Oral

26th Annual Symposium of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research & Innovations in Atherosclerosis and Cardiac Diseases. (ISARCON 2013)

Conference

Amala Cancer Research Centre & Amala Cardiac Centre, Thrissur, Kerala, INDIA

November 22-23, 2013

International

Oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of acute myocardial infarction

Oral

24th Annual conference of the Indian Society for atherosclerosis Research & International CME 2011 (ISARCON 2011)

Conference

JIPMER ,Puducherry.INDIA


September 24 -25, 2011


International

Effect of Smoking on Metalloproteinase activity in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction.

Guest Lecture

“23rd Annual conference of the Indian Society for atherosclerosis Research & International Symposium on Atherosclerosis- Bench to Bed Side”

Conference

University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, INDIA

November 13-14, 2010


International

Atherosclerosis

Guest Lecture

Workshop & Training for Post graduate students

Workshop & Training Programme

Amala Institute of Medical Sciences

March –April, 2010


State

Antioxidants and Acute Myocardial Infarction

Oral

“Cardiovascular diseases secondary to the metabolic Disorder: Mechanism & therapy”

Conference

University of Mysore,  Karnataka, INDIA



December 17-19, 2009

International

Antioxidants in Acute Myocardial Infarction

Poster

International Society for Heart Research, Indian section

Conference

Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum, Kerala.



February 1-3, 2002

International

Antioxidant Vitamins in AMI

Oral

14th annual conference of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research and International symposium on lipids and endothelial dysfunction

Conference

BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, NEPAL


October 20-21, 2001

International

Antioxidant enzymes in AMI

Oral

13th annual conference of Indian Society for Atherosclerosis Research and International symposium on preventive cardiology

Conference

SMS Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan, INDIA


November 25-26, 2000

International

Research Designs-1

Selecting Appropriate Research Designs
Observational designs & Cross- Sectional Designs


Guest Lecture & Resource Person
Research Methodology Workshop
Workshop
School of Allied Health Sciences, Vinayaka Missions Research Foundation & Medical University
June 1st – 7, 2021
National
Cell Cycle, Signaling, Apoptosis & Cancer
Guest Lecture
CBME – Lecture Series
CME/Workshop
SABV Govt. Medical College, Bangalore
28th September , 2021
National

Research Projects

Project

Completed / Ongoing

Funded

Y / N

Collaborated

Y / N

Published

Y / N

Evaluation of serum pentosidine as a novel biochemical marker for diabetic retinopathy in patients with type-II diabetes mellitus.

Ongoing

N

Y

N

Elucidation of Biomarkers for the Differential diagnosis of Brain lesions  through Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy by characterization of orthogonal planes

Ongoing

N

Y

N

Effectiveness of biophysical measurement of arterial stiffness and Magnetic Resonance Imaging for the diagnosis of lumbar degenerative diseases

Ongoing

N

Y

N

A study of plasma Zn level and nutritional risk factors in children with pneumonia in the age group of 6 months to 5 years

Completed

N

Y

N

Atherogenic index and pattern of cholesterol variation in South Indian population – a future risk predictor


Completed

N

N

Under Process

Interference of Hemoglobin and its variants  in serum protein electrophoresis and its implications


Completed

N

N

Under Process

Concept mapping , an innovative educational tool in learning Biochemistry

Completed

N

N

Under Process

Effect of ascorbic acid on lung antioxidants in cigarette smoke exposed rats

Completed

Y

N

Y

 Vitamin E and its synthetic analogues as effective protectors of free radical injury to Mitochondrial Functions

Completed

Y

Y

Y

Dietary vitamin E supplementation enriches hepatic mitochondria with protective levels of alpha tocopherol

Completed

Y

Y

Y

A Clinical Study of Lipid profiles in Hospital Population of Andhra Pradesh

Completed

Y

Y

Y

Evaluation of the role of Matrix Metalloproteinases and Oxidative stress in the Pathogenesis and Course of Acute Myocardial Infarction

Completed

Y

N

Y

Serum calcium and intercalating agents as an index of atherosclerotic lesion progression and staging

Completed

Y

N

Under Process

Effect Smoke Shield a herbal formulation on the oxidative stress produced by cigarette smoke in rats

Completed

Y

Y

Y