Department of Biochemistry, Melaka Manipal Medical College, Manipal

  • India

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The faculty of the Department of Biochemistry at MMMC, Manipal are currently engaged in research in the following areas.

1. Study of molecular structure and spectra of some anthraquinone derivatives and their interactions with selected amino acids and oligopeptides.

2. Comparison of analyses of renal stones by biochemical tests and Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectra (LIBS).

3. Guillain Barre Syndrome.

4. Role of inflammation in dyslipidemia associated with menopause and its modulation by Trigonella Foenum graecum".

5. Effect of edible oils on serum lipid profile in albino Wistar Rats.

6. Neuroimmune regulatory proteins in alcoholism.

7. Acetylcholinesterase, paraoxonase 1 and copper in patients with moderate depression.

8. Biochemical, hematological and histological investigations of Andrographis paniculata and andrographolide in neutralizing the toxicity of Naja naja venom.

9. Dental diseases and host immuno-biochemical modifications.

10. Innovative strategies in medical education.

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Oxidative Stress Medicine & Life Sciences
Antioxidants Medicine & Life Sciences
Oxidative stress Chemical Compounds
Erythrocytes Medicine & Life Sciences
Peptide Hydrolases Medicine & Life Sciences
Serum Medicine & Life Sciences
Sulfhydryl Compounds Medicine & Life Sciences
Rats Chemical Compounds

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Research Output 1988 2019

Assessment of oxidative damage and lipid profile levels in tobacco chewers with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Nagamma, T., Madhikarmi, N. L. & Singh, P. P., 10-01-2019, In : Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science. 18, 1, p. 78-82 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Use
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Assessment for learning: A needs analysis study using formative assessment to evaluate the need for curriculum reform in basic sciences

Abraham, R. R., Alele, F., Kamath, U., Kurien, A., Rai, K. S., Bairy, I., Rao, M. K. G., Rao, G., Devi, V., Rao, Y. K., Gupta, T. S. & Malau-Aduli, B. S., 01-09-2018, In : Advances in Physiology Education. 42, 3, p. 482-486 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Efficacy of Acupuncture in the Management of Primary Dysmenorrhea: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Shetty, G. B., Shetty, B. & Mooventhan, A., 01-08-2018, In : JAMS Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies. 11, 4, p. 153-158 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Randomized Controlled Trials
Control Groups
Muscle Cramp