Venkatesh Kamath B

Assistant Professor-Senior Scale

Date of Joining: 03.11.2008

Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology


    Venkatesh Kamath B is presently working as Assistant Professor-Senior Scale, in the Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, MCOPS, MAHE

    He is

    • Teacher coordinator for First BPharm
    • Joint Coordinator-Alumni Relations
    • Placement cell representative


Subject Semester / Year
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (T) BPharm Semester VI
Cell and Molecular Biology (T) BPharm Semester VIII
Medicinal Biochemistry (L) PharmD First Year
Advanced Pharmaceutical Biotechnology MPharm Semester I
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (Practical) MPharm Semester I
Immunotechnology MPharm Semester II


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MPharm Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2007


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences Assistant Professor-Senior Scale 2013 Nov till date
Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, MCOPS Assistant Professor 2013
Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, MCOPS Lecturer 2008-2012
Karavali College of Pharmacy, Mangalore Lecturer Microbiology, Jurisprudence, Pharmaceutics and Biochemistry 1 year and 1 month


Area of Interest

Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Industrial Microbiology, Fermentation Technology, Biochemistry

Area of Expertise

Microbiology Techniques, Fermentation Techniques, Molecular Biology Techniques

Area of Research

Soil Screening, Isolation Techniques, Potentiation of Antimicrobial Activity, Fermentation Technology

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

He is life member of IPGA and ACPI. 

Towards effective realization of sustainable development goals with impetus on tackling the menace of drug-resistant urinary tract infection

2022 Aravinda Pai H. N. Aswatha Ram K. S. Chandrashekar Angel Treasa Alex Jayashree V Shruti Chaudhary Venkatesh Kamath

Towards effective realization of sustainable development goals with impetus on tackling the menace of drug-resistant urinary tract infection, Rasayan J. Chem.; Special Issue, 19-28,

An insight on promising strategies hoping to cure HIV-1 infection by targeting Rev protein-short review

2021 Pai S Mudgal J Kamath BV Pai KSR

Pharmacol Rep.; 73(5):1265-1272. doi: 10.1007/s43440-021-00257-9.

Role of Nano-formulation in the treatment of Onychomycosis.

2020 Srinidhi K R V M Subrahmanyam Angel Treasa Alex Jesil Mathew A Venkatesh Kamath B

Research J. Pharm. and Tech; 13(1): 453-455

Total phenolic and flavonoid content, antioxidant effects and antidiarrheal activity of balacaturbhadrika churna – an Ayurvedic preparation

2019 Pratap Rahul Ram, Aswatha HN Chandrashekar, KS Pai, Vasudev Kamath, Venkatesh

Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge; 18 (3). pp. 485-492

L-asparaginase from Soil actinomycetes: Optimization of process variables using Plackett Burman Method

2019 Kumar, Mithilesh Muralidharan, Anuraag Pai, Aravinda Subrahmanyam, VM Kamath, Venkatesh B

Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology, 12 (7). pp. 3487-3490

Characterization, strain improvement and optimization of a bacterial isolate producing keratinase

JUNE 2022 Vidi Mehra

MPharm Project 2021-2022

Comparative Analysis of Fluoroquinolone resistance in urinary isolates of E.coli

JUNE 2021 Kamesh Kumar Keshri

MPharm Project 2020-21

Genotypic analysis and in silico assessment of gyrA isolated from fluoroquinolone-resistant urinary isolates of E. coli

JUNE 2020 Venkat Abhiram E

MPharm Project 2019-20

Formulation and Evaluation of a Fungal Keratinase and Screening for its Anticancer Potential

JUNE 2019 Srinidhi K R

MPharm Project 2018-19

Optimization of process variables for the production of L-Asparaginase from newly isolated Streptomyces albogriseolus using Statistical Methods viz., Plackett-Burman Design and Response Surface Methodology

JUNE 2018 Mithilesh Kumar

MPharm Project 2017-18