CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Dr Madhavan Nampoothiri G teaches Human Anatomy and Physiology for I PharmD and I BPharm students and Pharmacology for MPharm students.
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|
|Research work||MRW401P||III and IV semester MPharm|
|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)||Teaching and Research||July 2014-till date|
|Department of Pharmacology, MCOPS Manipal||Assistant Professor||Teaching and Research||Jan 2011 till July 2014|
|Department of Pharmacology, MCOPS Manipal||Lecturer||Teaching||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|
Drug eluting nanowafers as a treatment modality for ocular inflammation
Funded by DBT
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Pharmacology of Neurodegenerative disorders, Insulin signalling in brain, Neuroinflammation, Substance P signalling in brain, Renal ischemia
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.
Total number of publications: 27
Some of the important research papers are listed below. For more details, Please browse the following link- https://manipal.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/madhavan-nampoothiri-g
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