CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Dr Madhavan Nampoothiri G teaches Physiology for I PharmD and I BPharm. He also teaches M Pharm [Pharmacology] .
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Anatomy and Physiology||PHA 102T||First Year B Pharm|
|Human Anatomy and Physiology||PHA 1.1 T||First year PharmD|
|Pharmacology-II (Practicals)||P.D.3.1||Third year PharmD|
|Principles of drug discovery||PHA-MPL 203T||MPharm Semester 1|
|Pharmacology-II (Practicals)||PHA MPL 105P, PHA MPL 205P||MPharm Semester 1 and 2|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|PhD||Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education||2015|
|M Pharm||Pharmacology||Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala||2009|
|B Pharm||Government Medical College, Calicut, Kerala||2006|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|Department of Pharmacology, MCOPS Manipal||Assistant Professor (Senior Scale)||July 2014-till date|
|Department of Pharmacology, MCOPS Manipal||Assistant Professor||Jan 2011 till July 2014|
|Department of Pharmacology, MCOPS Manipal||Lecturer||July 2010 - January 2013|
|Educare Institute of Dental Sciences, Chattiparamba, Malappuram district, Kerala, India||Lecturer||Taught Pharmacology for II year BDS.||1 year 13 days|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Pharmacology of Neurodegenerative disorders, Insulin signalling in brain, Metabolic disorders, Hyperlipidemia, Organ phosphorus poisoning
Area of Expertise
Animal models of dementia, Evaluation of learning and memory
Area of Research
Insulin receptor signalling in neurodegenerative disorders
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Received a Travel Grant, World Federation of Neurology, Osaka, Japan 2017. "Tachykinin receptor antagonist, N-acetyl L-Tryptophan alleviates spatial memory deficits in Alzheimer’s disease model in rats". XXIII World Congress of Neurology scheduled at Kyoto, Japan, September 16-21, 2017 .
- Dr Madhavan and team have a collaboration with Griffith University, Australia
- Member of Kerala State Pharmacy Council.
Received the “NAGAI-SHUKRI award” instituted by Asian Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences for the pre-doctoral best paper presented at the 2nd Asian federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences conference 2011 held in Kualalumpur, Malaysia from 9-12 December, 2011.
Received Award for “Investigator from developing country” during XX world congress on Parkinson’s disease and related disorders held in Geneva, Switzerland from 8-11 December, 2013.
Impact of caffeic acid on aluminium chloride induced dementia
2013-01-01 K Nandakumar Jayesh Mudgal Nayak PG Kumar N
Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, 2013.
Protective effect of rivastigmine against aluminium induced spatial memory impairment in rats
2013-01-01 C Mallikarjuna Rao Nitesh Kumar Jessy john
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research, 2013.
Prevalence of post stroke complications in South India: A Descriptive study
2013-01-01 Sreeraj K Thomas Iype Balan CS
International Journal of Pharmacy and Technology, 2012.
Colon targeted drug delivery system: A Review
2011-01-01 Koteshwara KB Naha Anup
International Journal of Research in Ayurveda & Pharmacy, 2011.
Nanosuspensions: A novel drug delivery approach
2011-01-01 Koteshwara KB Naha Anup Reddy MS
International Journal of Research in Ayurveda & Pharmacy, 2011.
Insulin blocks glutamate-induced neurotoxicity in differentiated SH-SY5Y neuronal cells
Madhavan Nampoothiri Neetinkumar Reddy Jessy John Nitesh Kumar Gopalan Kutty Nampurath C Mallikarjuna Rao
Behavioural Neurology, (2014) 1-8
Modulatory role of simvastatin against aluminium chloride induced behavioral changes in rats
Madhavan Nampoothiri Jessy John Nitesh Kumar Jayesh Mudgal Gopalan Kutty Nampurath C Mallikarjuna Rao
Behavioural Neurology, (2015) 1-9
Sesamol a lipid lowering agent ameliorates aluminium chloride induced behavioural and biochemical alterations in rats
Pharmacognosy Magazine, 11 (2015) 327-336.
Atypical antidepressant activity of 3, 4-Bis (3,4-Dimethoxyphenyl) Furan-2,5-dione isolated from heart wood of Cedrus deodara, in rodents
Nitesh Kumar Daniel Dhayabaran Madhavan Nampoothiri Krishnadas Nandakumar Puratchikody A Natasha Lalani Karima Dawood Aanesha Ghosh
Korean Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology,18(5) (2014) 365-370.
Caffeic acid attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced sickness behaviour and neuroinflammation in mice
Neurosci Lett. 2016 Oct 6;632:218-23. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2016.08.044.
Naringin and Rutin Alleviates Episodic Memory Deficits in Two Differentially Challenged Object Recognition Tasks
Pharmacogn Mag. 2016 Jan;12(Suppl 1):S63-70. doi: 10.4103/0973-1296.176104
Behavioural Assessment of Nicotinic Acid, A GPR109a Receptor Agonist against Memory Deficit in Rats
International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review and Research 2016, 40(1), pp.313-317
In Vitro Cytotoxicity Activity of Chrysin, Morin and Resveratrol Against MCF-7 Breast Cancer Cell Lines
Biosciences Biotechnology Research Asia 2016, 13(3), pp.1633-1637
An Insight in to the Efficacy of Dehydrozingerone against Aluminium Induced Cognitive Dysfunction in Rats
International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review and Research 2016, 39(1), pp.70-73
Effect of insulin on spatial memory in aluminum chloride induced dementia in rats
Neuroreport. 28; 540-544, 2017 ( JCR Impact factor-1.39)
Interplay between adenosine receptor antagonist and cyclooxygenase inhibitor in haloperidol-induced extrapyramidal effects in mice
Metabolic brain disease 2018; 33 (4): 1045-1051. [IF-2.44]
N-acetyl-L-tryptophan, a substance-P receptor antagonist attenuates aluminum-induced spatial memory deficit in rats.
Toxicology mechanisms and methods. 2018; 28 (5): 328-334. [IF-1.94]
Catechin ameliorates doxorubicin-induced neuronal cytotoxicity in in-vitro and episodic memory deficit in in-vivo in Wistar rats
Cheruku SP Ramalingayya GV Chamallamudi MR Biswas S Nandakumar, K Nampoothiri, M Gourishetti, K. Kumar, N
Cytotechnology. 2018; 70 (1): 245-259. [IF-1.82]
Insulin combined with glucose improves spatial learning and memory in aluminium chloride-induced dementia in rats.
Journal of Environmental Pathology Toxicology and Oncology. 2017; 36 (2): 159-169. [IF-1.52]
An insight into the role of cyclooxygenase and lipooxygenase pathway in renal ischemia
European review for medical and pharmacological sciences, 2017, 21(21), pp.5017-5020. (IF-1.78)
Evaluation of tachykinin receptor antagonist, N-Acetyl-L-Tryptophan in Alzheimer's disease model in rats
A study to evaluate the efficacy of caffeic acid in animal model of acute renal failure