Research

Research

Doctor of Philosophy

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Details of Ongoing PhD Research Projects

 

S. No. Candidate Name Year of Registration Guide Areas of Research   Type/Funded
Department of Pharmaceutics

1

Ms. Jyothsna M

2015

Dr. Srinivas Mutalik

Nano formulations for skin delivery of drugs/ targeted delivery to brain

Full-time (ICMR Project)

2

Ms. Aswathi R Hegde

2015

Dr. Srinivas Mutalik

Nanoformulations for targeted drug delivery in cancer

Full-time (DBT Project)

3 Mr. Vivek Ghate 2015 Dr. Shaila Lewis Cosmeceuticals Full-time (MU-PhD Fellowship)
4 Ms. Reema N 2016 Dr. Usha Nayak Nanoparticlulates for colorectal cancer Full-time (Dr TMA Pai Scholarship)
5 Mr Sushil Raut 2016 Dr. Srinivas Mutalik Oral delivery of peptide/harmone systems Full-time (Dr TMA Pai Scholarship)
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

1

Ms. Sukriti Nigam

2011

Dr. B.S.Jayashree

Synthesis of Anticancer compounds

Full Time

(Structured)

2

Mr. Aravinda Pai

2011

Dr. B.S.Jayashree

Synthesis of Anticancer compounds

Part time

(Faculty)

3

Mrs. Ruchi Verma

2012

Dr. Gautham Shenoy

Synthesis of  Antitubercular compounds

Part time

(Faculty)

4

Mr. Amol Vavankhade

2013

Dr. Gautham Shenoy

Synthesis of Antitubercular compounds

Full Time

(QIP)

5

Mr. Nishanth B. Bhat

2013

Dr. Gautham Shenoy

Bioprospecting  of lichens

Part time

(Faculty)

6 Mr. Ashutosh 2015 Dr Varadraj Bhat Synthetic Chemistry

Full Time

(Structured)

7 Mr. Rajdeep Ray 2016 Dr. Gautham Shenoy Synthetic Chemistry Full Time
Department of Pharmacology

1

Mr. Keerthi Prashanth

2011

Herbal drugs for diabetes mellitus

Dr. K Sreedhara R Pai

Full Time

(AICTE-QIP)

2

Mr. Subhankar Biswas

2014

HDAC inhibitors as Anti-cancer agents

Dr. C. Mallikarjuna Rao

Full Time

(MU – JRF)

3

Ms. Sanchari Basu Mallik

2015

Diabetic wound healing

Dr. Rekha Shenoy

Full Time

(MU-JRF/DST-Inspire Fellowship)

4

Ms. Aarti Abhishek Saha

2015

Herbal formulations for osteoporosis.

Dr. Yogendra Nayak

Full Time

(MU – structured)

5

Mr. Karthik G

2015

Diabetic wound healing

Dr. Rekha Shenoy

Full Time

(Bio-CARe, DBT)

Department of Pharmacy Practice

1

Mr. Prasanna Kumar

2012

Dr. Ravindra Prabhu

Chronic Kidney Disease

Part-time (Faculty)

2

Mr. John Preshanth KP

2013

Dr. Manjunatha Hande

Antimicrobial stewardship

Part-time (Faculty)

3

Ms. Akhila H.S

2014

Dr. MK Unnikrishnan

Inflammation

Full-time

(DST- SERB)

4

Mr. Magith Thambi

2014

Dr. K Radhakrishnan

Epilepsy

Full-time

(Dr TMA Pai Endowed Chair in Cognition, Manipal University)

5

Ms. Varsha Prabhu

2015

Dr. MK Unnikrishnan

Stroke

Full-time

(Manipal University Structured Fellowship)

Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

1

Mr. B. Venkatesh Kamath

2010

Dr. V. M. Subrahmanyam

Microbiology

Part time (Faculty)

2

Mr. Anurag Muralidharan

2014

Dr. J. Venkata Rao

Neurodegon aratin disorder

Full Time

(DST- INSPIRE)

Department of Pharmacognosy

1

Vasudev Pai

 

2013

Dr C S Shreedhara

Herbal formulation for Alzemers

Part time (Faculty)

2

Abhishek shah

 

2015

Dr Richard Lobo

Preclinical Pharmacology

Full time (MU-structured)

Department of Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance

1

Ms. Elizabeth Matthew

NR

Dr. Sudheer Moorkoth

Biomarkers for metabolic disorders

Full time

(Structured)

Department of Pharmacy Management
1 Mr Asim Priyendu 2013 Dr Anantha N Naik    Pharmacoeconomics and Antibiotic Resistance

Full time

(CSIR/UGC NET SRF)

2 Ms Bhavana B Bhat 2014 Dr D Sreedhar Pharmacovigilance in Ayurveda

Full time (Structured)

 

 

Details of PhD Research Projects Awarded (2017-18)

 

S.No.

Thesis Title

Year of Award

Candidate Name

Guide

1.     

Development and evaluation of targeted delivery systems of temozolomide against glioma

2017

Dr. Zenab Attari

Dr. K.B. Koteshwara

2.     

Synthesis, characterisation and pharmacological activities of meal complexes of synthetic flavonols –

2017

Dr. Venkatachalam

Dr. B.S. Jayashree

3.     

Synthesis and screening of small molecules as novel analgesic and anti-inflammatory agents

2017

Dr. Chethan G H

Dr. M.K. Unnikrishnan

4.     

Study the drug usage pattern and drug related problems in hospitalized elderly patients

2017

Dr. KV Ramanath

Dr. K. Sreedhara R. Pai

5.     

Preparation and evaluation of nanoparticulate sunscreens containing epigallocatechin-3-gallate and selected antiaging agents

2017

Dr. Kiran Avadhani

Dr. Srinivas Mutalik

6.     

Bioavailability enhancement of paclitaxel by cocrystal technology

2017

Dr. Muddukrishna B.S

Dr. Krishnamurthy Bhat

7.     

Brain targeting of particulate systems containing donepezil HCl and curcumin for    alzheimer's disease

2017

Dr. Muthukumar A

Dr. N. Udupa

8.     

Bioavailability enhancement of ritonavir and saquinavir by co-amorphous technology

2017

Dr. Swapnil J. Dengale

Dr. Krishnamurthy Bhat

9.     

Nephroprotective evaluation of bioactive fractions of Bridelia Etusa and Homonoia Riparia

2017

Dr. Seena K.X

Dr. M. Manjunath Setty

10. 

Design, synthesis and anticancer activity of novel heterocyclic compounds as epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors

2017

Dr. Muhammed Mubeen

Dr. Suvarna G. Kini

11. 

Development and Evaluation of Asenapine Maleate Nanoformulations to improve Bioavailability through Intestinal Lymphatic System

2017

Dr. Managuli Renuka Suresh

Dr Sreenivas Mutalik

12. 

Bioactivity guided Fractionation approach for the evaluation of anti-cancer activity on the Rhizomes of Sansevieria Roxburghiana Schult and Schult F

2017

Dr. Rajalekshmi M

Dr C S  Shreedhara

13. 

Formulation and Evaluation of Trans-mucosal Drug Delivery Systems of Lercanidipine HCL

2018

Dr. Chonkar Ankita Deepak

Dr N Udupa

14. 

Antiurolithia TIC Screening of the Plants belonging to the Genus Lepidagathis

2018

Dr. Devkar Raviraj

Dr. M. Manjunath Setty

15. 

Anticancer Activity of Bioactive fractions  of Memecylon umbellatum and Nardostachys         jatamansi

2018

Dr. Shilpee

Dr. K.S. Chandrashekar

16. 

Novel Sensitizers of Stem Cell Mediated Trail Therapy for Treatment of Glioblastoma Multiformae

2018

Dr. Deepak Bhere

Dr Sreedhar R Pai

17. 

Anticlastogenic activity of novel 3,4-methylene dioxybenzene  derivatives: in vitro and in vivo studies

2018

Dr. Pawan G Nayak

Dr  K Sreedhara R Pai

18. 

Isolation and Characterization of Phytoconstituents from Elytranthe Parasitica (L.) Danser and Evaluation of its Anticancer Activity

2018

Dr. Nimmy Kumar

Dr Richard Lobo

 


Details of PhD Research Projects Awarded (2015-16)

 

S.No. Thesis Title Year of Award Candidate Name Guide
1 Development of gel formulation of biosynthesized copper nanoparticles for supplement therapy in postmenopausal osteoporosis  2016 Dr Mrudul Tiwari Dr. J. Venkata Rao
2 To study the role of ABCC family of drug transporters in breast cancer chemoresistance  2016 Dr Sai Balaji  Dr. N. Udupa
3 Development and Evaluation of Oral Particulate Drug Delivery System of  Decitabine for Cancer Chemotherapy 2016 Dr Prateek Jain Dr N Udupa
4 Evaluation of Naringin and Rutin to reverse Doxorubicin-Induced Cognitive Deficits in Rat model of Mammary Carcinoma 2016 Dr G V Ramalingayya Dr K Nandakumar
5 Formulation and Evaluation of Lacidipine nano drug deliveiy systems  2016 Dr Rupesh K Shirodkar Dr Shaila A Lewis
6 Development of gel formulation of biosynthesized topic of thesis copper nanoparticles for supplement therapy in Postmenopausal osteoporosis 2016 Dr Mrudul Tiwari Dr J Venkata Rao
7 Herbal drugs for breast cancer 2016 Dr Shoja M H Dr C Mallikarjuna Rao
8 Biological Evaluation of Indanetrione Analogues in Inflammation 2016 Dr Chandra Sekhar Misra Dr. M KUnnikrishnan
9 Synthesis & Evaluation Of Novel Hydroxamate Derivatives For Anti-Cancer Activity 2016 Dr Reddy Neetinkumar  Dr C Mallikarjuna Rao
10 Development and Evaluation of Oral Strip Formulations for Drugs with Poor Bio         Availability 2016 Dr ST Bhagawati  Dr Krishnamurthy Bhat
11 Preparation and Characterization of Valsartan Nanoparticles 2016 Dr Lalit Kumar Dr M Sreenivasa Reddy
12 Prospective surveillance study on antimicrobial topic of thesis susceptibility pattern and health-related quality of life in diabetic foot ulcer patients in  a South Indian Tertiary Care Hospital 2016 Dr Sonal Sekhar Dr Gabriel S Rodrigues
13 Evaluation of Structured Individualized Pharmacist Intervention Programme on Economic, Clinical and Humanistic Outcomes of COPD Patients in a Tertiary Care Hospital 2016 Dr Suhaj A Dr M K Unnikrishnan
14 Intervention of Pharmaceutical Care on Health related quality of life and Pharmacoeconomic Evaluation of Hemodialysis patients 2016 Dr Uday Venkat Mateti Dr Anatha Naik Nagappa
15

A study on design and evaluation of DNA vaccine delivery system through surface modified multifunctional microparticles

 

2015 Dr B Meenashi Vanathi Dr N Udupa 

16

Cancer Stem Cells Inhibitory Activities of Selected Indigenous Medicinal Plants Bearing Sesquiterpene Lactones

2015

Dr Asmy A B

Dr N Udupa

17

Formulation and Evaluation of Nanoparticle Drug Delivery Systems for Brain Delivery  

2015

Dr Angel Treasa Alex

Dr N Udupa

18

An Assessment of the function of insulin in reversing memory deficit in models of dementia in rats

2015

Dr Madhavan Nampoothiri G

Dr C Mallikarjuna Rao

19

Quality of Life and Pharmacoeconomic Studies in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome

2015

Dr Pradeep M Muragundi

Dr Anantha Naik Naga

20

Evaluation of Antitubercular activity of Diphenyl ether derivatives

2015

Dr Cinu Thomas A

Dr G Gautham Shenoy

21

In Vitro and in vivo studies on sirna intervention and its nanoformulations for effective breast cancer therapy

2015

Dr Jagani Hitesh Vitthalbhai

Dr J Venkata Rao

22

To study health related quality of life, disease activity and patient medication adherence behaviour in rheumatoid arthritis patients

2015

Dr Kanav Khera

Dr Anantha Naik Nagappa

23

Design and Development of Novel Piperidone Derivatives as potential antitubercular and anti-HIV agents 

2015

Dr Revathi Rajappan

Dr Suvarna G Kini

24 Formulation and evaluation of extended release ocular inserts of sodium cromoglycate using biocompatible and biodegradable polymers 2015 Dr Girish Pai K Dr M Sreenivasa Reddy
25 Formulation and evaluation of dendrimeric sunscreens containing silibini and epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) 2015 Dr Pallavi Shetty Dr Srinivas Mutalik

 

PhDs completed since 1986 to 2014