Research Activities


Sl.No. Title of the Project with Name of the Principal Investigator Sanctioned by whom Duration of Project
1 Isolation of colorectal cancer stem cells based on biomarker expression and test the efficacy of Piper Nigrum as an anticancer agent for further use in translational studies PI: Dr.Akila Prashant Vision group of science and technology 3 years
2 To detect the presence of colorectal cancer stem cell based on the expression of CD133 and CD66c surface biomarkers and study its relation to tumor staging JSS University 1 year
3 Effective management of multifactorial Alzheimer’s disease: An attempt of nanostructured lipid carriers containing Donepezil and Curcumin through olfactory to the brain. Science and Engineering Research Board (EMR/2014/000577)
4 Assessing functional role of Nrf2 signaling in vitamin D deficiency induced cognitive dysfunction in Type-2 diabetes mellitus Madhunapantula, SubbaRao V. Department of Science and Technology, Government of India (SR/CSRI/44/2016) (Co-Principal Investigator) 2016-2019
5 Novel in-house multiplex PCR guided management of neonatal sepsis in a tertiary care hospital in South India PI: Dr. Akila P ICMR 2 years
6 Evaluation of serum and tissue interleukin 17 (IL 17) levels in patients with acne vulgaris Dr. M N Suma & Dr. Akila Prashant Indian Association of Dermatologists Venereologists & Leprologists and L’Oreal Research & Innovation (Granted in 2017) 1 year
7 Dysfunctional HDL: A diagnostic target for atherosclerosis risk in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus PI- Dr. Swetha N K DBT 3 years