Departments-Aided > Department of Bio-Chemistry

Inception 1987
Goals
  • To impart and update knowledge in the recent advancement in Bio-Chemistry and to develop practical skills.
  • To shape the students’ future by motivating team work approach, encouraging new ideas, concepts and interaction related to living things.
Objectives
  • To provide maximum opportunity to present and publish research papers.
  • To update the syllabus as and when required.
  • To encourage research and prepare students for competitive examinations.
Course Offered M.Sc. Biochemistry
Resources & Infrastructure
  • Microbiology Laboratory
  • Biochemistry Laboratory
  • Dept library with Books – 700 & Journal – New Scientist

Special Equipments

  • Spectronic 20 - 2 no.
  • Flame Photometer
  • Denver Balance
  • pH Meter
  • Research Centrifuge.
  • Photoelectric Colorimeter - 8 no.
  • Balance- 6 no.
  • Water Distillation Unit
  • Electrophoresis Unit
  • Incinerator
  • Incubator – Culturing Purpose
  • Sterilization Units- Autoclave, Laminar, Flow hood chamber , Hot air oven Glucometer
  • TLC
Grants
  • Minor project – Mrs. S. A. Meenakshi Comparative analysis of Biochemical and thermo dynamical properties of macromolecules in solution.
  • On going Project – Mrs. J. Sugunabai, Effect of antistress plants on Hypertensive patients
Add on features
  • Conduct Blood Grouping camp every year for youth Red Cross students to Maintain Directory.
  • Hemoglobin Screening for all students-every Year.
  • Clinical Laboratory Visit every year.
  • Job training Programme for 20 days.

Students carry out M.Sc. project at

  • CLRI - Chennai
  • NBRC – Trichy-Dist
  • Rajiv Gandhi Research Centre, Trivandam.
  • Kamaraj Kishan Vidhya kendra – Pondy
  • CECRI –Karaikudi
  • NLC – Neyveli
  • NIANP-Bangalore
  • SANGEOMICS- Bangalore
  • Dr.Reddy’s Lab –Hyderbad
  • Tuberculosis research Centre-Chennai.
  • Anbil Dharmalingam Agriculture University- Trichy.
  • Doctor’s Diagnostics Laboratory –Trichy
  • Shree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvanathapuram.
Year Paper Published Paper Presented Books Published
International National International National
2010-14 4   1 3  

Faculty

Ms. J. Sugunabai Associate Prof. & Head