The Department of Biochemistry is vibrant due to our dynamic staff as well as bright students."
Dr Poornima Ajay Manjrekar
The Department of Biochemistry under KMC Mangalore boasts of state-of-the-art infrastructure for diagnostic, teaching and research experience.
The areas of research include: Evaluation of histogenesis of various organ systems using fetal tissues. Estimation of subcutaneous fat and fibre distribution and types in the abdominal region and its clinical implications. Effect of DHA and Colin on stress induced behavior and histological changes in the CNS. • Preventive and protective role of cissus quadrangular is extract on diabetes induced osteopenia and bone loss in osteoporosis- a cellular and molecular evaluation. Cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in curative and prophylactic role of Ceasalpeniabonduc extracts on Liver toxicity. Use of lead as nano-particle in traditional medicine - multi-organ approach to evaluate the functional, cellular and molecular alterations. Role of traditional medicinal preparations in wound healing - structural, biomechanical, molecular evaluations use normal and diabetic wound models.
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Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore Lecture Hall 1(Ground Floor), MCODS Mangalore
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Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore KMC, Mangalore