Organization profile

Organisation profile

Physiology is a research-based science which "depends on the acquisition of knowledge.  The research in this department is directed towards understanding fundamental mechanisms through humans and animal research. A Well-equipped research lab with all research facilities helps the staff members, postgraduates, undergraduates and research scholars to do their research work. All the faculty members actively participate in a wide spectrum of research activities. The core competencies of the Department of Physiology are:

  • Human Physiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Cardio respiratory
  • Free radical biology and toxicology
  • Stress Physiology
  • Phytomedicine
  • Yoga

The departmental research work is also funded by different research grants. The department faculty is well efficient in training in undergraduate and postgraduate research. The research interests and contributions by members of the department of Physiology is depicted by the contributions by each staff member through research publications in reputed journals. The staff members have also received various prizes for research presentations such as Best poster award, Best paper presentation award, TMA Pai Gold medal. Further, the student’s projects guided by the staff has also been bagged by various awards. The research work in the department has also been funded by BRNS and DBT grants. As a part of the research effort, the department has good number of Ph. D guides who trains the Ph. D students in various research fields. Members of the department are also involved in the collaborative research work. 

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

Wistar Rats Medicine & Life Sciences
Heart Rate Medicine & Life Sciences
Methyl Parathion Medicine & Life Sciences
Cadmium Medicine & Life Sciences
Testis Medicine & Life Sciences
Body Mass Index Medicine & Life Sciences
Rats Chemical Compounds
Consummatory Behavior Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1990 2018

  • 319 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 62 Article
  • 1 Editorial
  • 1 Review article
Body Mass Index

Ameliorative role of Vitamin D on prenatal and postnatal exposure of monosodium glutamate induced steatohepatitis in rat pups

Padmanabha, N., Muralimunglimane, N., Kumar, N. A., Kodavanji, B., Kini, J. R. & Poojary, R., 01-03-2018, In : Pharmacognosy Journal. 10, 2, p. 371-375 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sodium Glutamate
Fatty Liver
Vitamin D
Vitamin D Deficiency

Antioxidant role of Beta carotene: Protection against cadmium induced testicular toxicity

Kini, R. D., Kumar, N. A., Noojibail, A., Bhagyalakhshmi, K., Bhoja, S. S. & Chatterjee, P. K., 01-01-2018, In : Pharmacognosy Journal. 10, 6, p. S66-S70

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beta Carotene
Superoxide Dismutase