Dr Srinivas Mutalik
Professor and Head
Department of Pharmaceutics
CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- He is an approved guide for Second Year MPharm and PhD thesis works.
- Member of Research Council, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal
- Handling research projects from government and private funding agencies.
- Research collaborations within Manipal Academy of Higher Education, with other universities and companies within India and with foreign universities.
Dr Srinivasa Mutalik is a Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutics.
His other responsibilities are as follows:
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Pharmaceutics (Theory)||PCE 1.2T||First Year PharmD|
|Pharmaceutics ( Practical)||PCE 1.2L||First Year PharmD|
|Pharmaceutical Formulations (Theory)||PCE 3.6 T||Third Year PharmD|
|Pharmaceutical Formulations (Practical)||PCE 3.6L||Third Year PharmD|
|Drug Delivery Systems||PCE-MPH102T||MPharm Pharmaceutics Sem I|
|Pharmaceutics Practical I||PCE-MPH105P||MPharm Pharmaceutics Sem I|
|Molecular Pharmaceutics (Nano Tech and Targeted DDS)||PCE-MPH201T||MPharm Pharmaceutics Sem II|
|Pharmaceutics Practical II||PCE-MPH205P||MPharm Pharmaceutics Sem II|
|Computer Aided Drug Delivery Systems||PCE-MPH203T||MPharm Pharmaceutics Sem II|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|PhD (Doctor of Phylosophy)||Pharmaceutics, Novel Drug Delivery Systems||Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal||2004|
|MPharm||Pharmaceutics||VLCP, Raichur; Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore||1998|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|MCOPS, Manipal||Associate Professor||2010|
|MCOPS, Manipal||Postdoctoral Research Fellow||2007|
|MCOPS, Manipal||Assistant Professor||2004|
Continuous Process for economic production of effervescent preparations of aminoacids and other supplements
Research grant funded by Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council, New Delhi (BIRAC) , India
Development and evaluation of dendrimer based nano-formulations
Research grant funded by Department of Science & Technology, New Delhi (DST) , India
Development and Evaluation of novel dosage forms of a plant extract
Research grant funded by Arjuna Natural Extracts Ltd, Kerala, India
Development and evaluation of novel transdermal drug delivery systems for the effective treatment of cancer
Research grant funded by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, India
Development and evaluation of novel topical preparations
Research grant funded by Sequent Research Ltd Laboratory, Bikampadi M'lore, India
Development of nanotechnology based drug delivery systems for cardiovascular diseases
Research grant funded by Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi (ICMR) , India
Development of liposomal formulations containing inhibitory drugs
Research grant funded by University of Queensland, Australia
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Pharmaceutics, Novel Drug Delivery, Nanotechnology
Area of Expertise
Development and, in vitro and in vivo evaluations of various novel drug delivery systems
Area of Research
Transdermal drug delivery, oral controlled drug delivery, dendrimers, liposomes, nanoparticles, microspheres, sunscreen products, targeted drug delivery, polymer grafting, etc
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
Trying to establish academic, research and student exchange programs with different organizations within and outside India
Positions in Professional bodies:
o Secretary for Drug Delivery Association, Manipal
o Sectretary for Indian Society of nanosciences, Manipal
Adjunct Professor in School of Pharmacy (Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence), The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.
Editorial Board Member and Reviewer for SOME reputed journals
Current associations within Manipal Academy of Higher Education
o Clinical Embroyology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
o Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore
o Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal
o Manipal Life Sciences Centre, Manipal
o Manipal Institute of Technology
o Received several honors/ awards
o Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at The University of Queensland, Australia
o Senior Research Fellowship from Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India, New Delhi
o Junior Research Fellowship sponsored by M/s Apex Laboratories, Chennai, India
o Gold Medal for academic excellence
o Conference presentations and invited lectures
o Different roles (reviewer, poster evaluator and chairperson) in conferences
o Young Pharmacy Teacher of the Year 2013 Awarded by Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India (APTI)
o Best M Pharm Dissertation Award 2012-13 at “All India RV Patel Best M. Pharm. Thesis Competition” conducted by Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Ahemedabad.
o Award for Best Research Paper 2012-13 by Vision Group for Science and Technology (VGST), Government of Karnataka State, India.
o Good Teacher Award 2006, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal.
Current memberships in professional societies and chapters:
o Registered Pharmacist of Karnataka State Pharmacy Council, Bangalore
o Life member of Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India (APTI)
o Life member of Association of Community Pharmacist of India
o Life Member of Indian Pharmaceutical Association
Full list of publications can be viewed at
A combined approach of chemical enhancers and sonophoresis for the transdermal delivery of tizanidine hydrochloride
Drug Deliv. 16(2), 82-91 (2009).
Antigen-specific suppression of inflammatory arthritis using liposomes
J Immunol. 182(6), 3556-3565 (2009).
Journal of Controlled Release
Chronotherapeutic drug delivery for early morning surge in blood pressure: A programmable delivery system. 2009 136(2) Pages: 25-31.
Novel interpenetrated polymer network microbeads of natural polysaccharides for modified release of water soluble drug: in-vitro and in-vivo evaluation
J Pharm Pharmacol. 64 (4), 530-540 (2012).
Sonophoresis-mediated permeation and retention of peptide dendrimers across human epidermis
Skin Res Technol. 18(1), 101-107 (2012).
Transdermal delivery of lercanidipine hydrochloride: effect of chemical enhancers and ultrasound
Curr Drug Deliv. 10(4), 427-434 (2013).
Iontophoresis-mediated transdermal permeation of peptide dendrimers across human epidermis
Skin Pharmacol Physiol, 26 (3), 127-138 (2013)
Enhancement in deposition and permeation of 5-fluorouracil through human epidermis assisted by peptide dendrimers
Drug Deliv. 21 (1), 44-54 (2014).
Liposome encapsulated soy lecithin and cholesterol can efficiently replace chicken egg yolk in human semen cryopreservation medium
Srinivas Mutalik Sujith Raj Salian Kiran Avadhani Jyothsna Menon Haritima Joshi Guruprasad Kalthur Satish Kumar Adiga
Syst Biol Reprod Med.
Novel pH-sensitive IPNs fo polyacrylamide-ggum ghatti and sodium alginate for gastro-protective drug delivery
Int J Biol Macromol. 75, 133-143 (2015)
In Vitro biocompatibility and release of curcumin from curcumin microcomplex-loaded chitosan scaffold
J Microencapsul, 32(4), 364-371 (2015)
Development and evaluation of sunscreen creams containing morin-encapsulated nanoparticles for enhanced UV radiation protection and antioxidant activity
Pallavi K Shetty Venuvanka V Jagani H Chetan GH Ligade V Musmade PB Nayak UY Kalthur G Udupa N Mutalik S
Int J Nanomed. 10, 6477-6491 (2015).
Development and performance evaluation of novel nanoparticles of a grafted copolymer loaded with curcumin
Neelam A Suthar Renuka S Managuli Pallavi K Shetty Guruprasad Kalthur Raghavendra V Kulkarni Ranjeny Thomas
Int. J. Biol. Macro. 2016, 86(5): 709-720.
Development and validation of a stability-indicating RP-HPLC method by a statistical optimization process for the quantification of Asenapine maleate in lipidic nanoformulations
J. Chrom Sci. 2016, 5:1-11.
Preparation of gold nanoparticles by novel bacterial exopolysaccharide for antibiotic delivery
Life Sciences. 2016, 153(6): 171-179.
Biodegradable polymeric composition useful in the treatment of periodontitis
Indian Patent No.: 223664
Biodegradable polymeric monolithic film useful for the restoration of the periodontium
Indian Patent No.: 223665
Biodegradable polymeric composition for the treatment of diabetes mellitus
Indian Patent No.: 214342
Transdermal drug delivery device containing oral antidiabetic drug
Indian Patent No.: 207023
Experimental Investigations on Dry Granulation Using Twin Screw Processor - A Continuous Process
PG Project (2015)
Formulation and Characterization of Microspheres Containing Inclusion Complex of an Antihyperlipidaemic Drug
PG Project (2015)
Nano-Carrier Based Transdermal Formulation of an Antipsychotic Drug: Development and, In-Vitro And In-Vivo Evaluations
PG Project (2015)
Formulation Development and Evaluation of Push Pull Bilayer Osmotic Tablet of an Anticonvulsant Drug
PG Project (2015)
Formulation and evaluation of dendrimeric sunscreens containing silibini and epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG)
PhD Project (2015)
Preparation And Evaluation of Nanoparticles Loaded With A Lipid-Lowering Drug For Targeted Delivery
PG project (2016)
Development And Evaluation of Long Circulating Nanoparticles Containing Lipid Lowering Drug
PG project (2016)
Development And Evaluation of Transdermal Drug Delivery Systems Containing An Anticancer Agent
PG project (2016)