Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore

  • Light House Hill Road

    575 001 Mangalore, Karnataka State

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Research at KMC, Mangalore, the flagship college of MAHE, encompasses Clinical and Basic research, Student projects and Clinical/ Industrial trials with emphasis on ethics, integrity, objectivity, and accountability.

The huge body of clinical material at the government hospitals gives both breadth and depth to the clinical research. The thrust is on collaborative research in the areas of infectious diseases including malaria, HIV, and tuberculosis, non-communicable diseases, community health, phytochemical research, biosignal analysis, advanced diagnostic research like FISH and neurophysiology. The faculty is recipients of extramural grants from various Indian and foreign bodies and research has resulted in quality publications and valuable patents.

Leadership and mentoring activities are regularly conducted to foster the spirit of research among students and young faculty by the Faculty Research Forum and the Manipal University Student Research Forum under the guidance of the Dean and Research Director. The institution aims to build on its expertise and attract experts to call on us, collaborate, and contribute to making research more socially and scientifically rewarding

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India Medicine & Life Sciences
Tertiary Care Centers Medicine & Life Sciences
Tertiary Healthcare Medicine & Life Sciences
HIV Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Cross-Sectional Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Therapeutics Medicine & Life Sciences
Antioxidants Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1979 2020

Composite materials

Neuroprotective effects of resveratrol in Alzheimer's disease

Rao, Y. L., Ganaraja, B., Joy, T., Pai, M. M., Ullal, S. D. & Murlimanju, B. V., 01-01-2020, In : Frontiers in bioscience (Elite edition). 12, p. 139-149 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuroprotective Agents
Alzheimer Disease
Polyphenolic compounds
Data storage equipment
Open Access
Cost effectiveness
Mobile phones
Patient rehabilitation

Projects 2012 2020


Best Paper Award

BV Murlimanju (Recipient), 29-09-2018


honors and awards
case studies

Dr. Prakash H.S. Gold Medal

BV Murlimanju (Recipient), 08-09-2012



Excellent Paper Award

Prameela M D (Recipient), 23-05-2015


Engineering research

Activities 2011 2019

  • 5 Publication peer-review
  • 2 Participation in conference
  • 2 Editorial activity
  • 1 Invited talk

PLoS One (Journal)

Nayanatara Arun Kumar (Member of editorial board)
06-10-2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Nutrients (Journal)

Nayanatara Arun Kumar (Reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Medicina (Journal)

Nayanatara Arun Kumar (Reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review