Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Centre for forensic odontology is a collaborative effort between the Department of Forensic Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore and the Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore. The aim of the center is to serve as a Regional Referral Centre for processing requests pertaining to Forensic Odontology and assist in medico-legal cases as well as to build a database to identify features and traits in this part of the country, that will eventually serve in identification. The centre actively undertakes training programmes and conduct studies pertaining to forensic sciences. The activities of the centre sensitize the medical and dental personnel to various techniques of forensic odontology.


Dr. Srikant N,

Additional Professor,

Dept of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, MCODS, Manipal

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Cone-Beam Computed Tomography Medicine & Life Sciences
Squamous Cell Carcinoma Medicine & Life Sciences
Tooth Avulsion Medicine & Life Sciences
Odontoma Medicine & Life Sciences
Topical Fluorides Medicine & Life Sciences
Dentifrices Medicine & Life Sciences
Zinc Oxide Medicine & Life Sciences
Eugenol Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2016 2019

  • 3 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 14 Article
Open Access
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Epithelial Cells

Comparative evaluation of three obturating techniques in primary molars: An in vivo study

Joseph, E. J., Rao, A., Srikant, N., Rao, A. & Suprabha, B. S., 01-10-2019, In : Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry. 43, 6, p. 372-375 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zinc Oxide
Deciduous Tooth
Dental Pulp Cavity
Chi-Square Distribution

Effect of different commercially available biscuits on salivary ph, flow rate and oral clearance rate among children

Kumar, N., Anupama Nayak, P., Natarajan, S., Mahabala, K. Y. & Rao, A., 01-01-2019, In : World Journal of Dentistry. 10, 1, p. 35-40 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Analysis of Variance