Yenepoya Research Centre

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Onging projects
Project title Principal investigator Funding agency Duration Fund (Rs. in Lakhs)
Studies on the role of curcumin in blocking p53 in the reduction of severity of gamma-irradiation included apoptosis of alveolar epithelial cells Dr. Yashodhar P. Bhandary BRNS 2017-20 24.79
Development and investigation of adjuvant therapeutic strategies for treating malignant glioma by gamma-irradiation in combination with agiogenesis inhibition Dr. Ashwini Prabhu BRNS 2017-20 24.75
Early detection of Leptospirosis using Immuno-Carbon Nanotubes Dr. Arun A.B. ICMR 2017-20 --
Assessment of cellular and molecular changes in response to thoron inhalation in mice Dr. Bipasha Bose BRNS 2017-20 42.21
Design and Fabrication of dual mode paper-analytical-device for point of care diagnostics Dr. K. Sudhakaraprasad DBT 2017-20 36.90
Development and application of high resolution genome conformation capture technology to investigate genome architecture in space and time Dr. Sailu Yallaboina DBT 2017-20 39.00
A novel strategy for enhancing the efficacy of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) in diabetic wound care Dr. Rekha P.D. DST 2017-20 44.00
Development of a wound healing material from the biopolymers produced by two novel bacterial strains isolated from west coast of India Dr. Rekha P.D. DBT Aquaculture and Marine Biotechnology 2016-19 41.31
To evaluate the role of xenoestrogens in antibody receptor diversity and translocation: Phytoestrogens and other endocrine disrupting compounds in modulating genomic stability, auto-immune diseases and cancers Dr. Divyalakshmanan DST (Young Scientist) 2016-19 39.3
Delineating the role of IL-33 in COPD Dr. Sneha Pinto DST (INSPIRE) 2015-21 95.0
Evaluation for the presence of CD34+/45- adult stem cells from all three germ-layers, ectoderm, mesoderm and endoderm and use of such CD34+/45- in ameliorating muscular dystrophy in mouse model system Dr. Bipasha Bose Yenepoya University 2015-17 2.00
Novel functionalized scaffolds for enhancing the regenerative potential of dental pulp stem cells for tissue engineering Dr. Sudheer Shenoy P. Yenepoya University 2015-17 2.00
Role of inflammatory cytokines and p53 –fibronolytic systems in smokers with or without COPD Dr. Yashodhar Bhandary P. Yenepoya University 2016-17 2.00
Completed projects
Project title Principal investigator Funding agency Duration Fund (Rs. in Lakhs)
A study of the bioleaching of monazite Ores by microorganisms Dr. Kishor Kumar K. BRNS 2013-15 13.66
Electron beam irradiation for improving the functional properties of marine Bacterial Exopolysaccharides Dr. Rekha P.D. BRNS 2013-15 16.65
Novel natural quorum quenching molecules for the inhibition of quorum sensing in Gram-Negative Bacteria Dr. Rekha P.D. DBT 2010-13 17.71
Chemical toxicity and risk Assessment of selected Uranium compounds in experimental rats Dr. Arun A.B. BRNS 2011-13 49.92
Pretreatment of cellulosic biomass using electron beam irradiation for the enhanced ethanol fermentation by microbial Enzymes Dr. Rekha P.D. BRNS 2009-12 26.01
Enhancing carotenogenesis (Zeaxanthin and Lycopene) in marine Bactria by electron beam irradiation for industrial applications Dr. Arun A.B. BRNS 2009-12 20.00
Understanding Cell Signalling Alterations Associated with Radiation Therapy in Combination with RAS Pathway Inhibitors to Identify New Therapeutic Targets for Metastatic Melanoma Dr. Dinesh U. BRNS 2013-15 13.43