Dr.A.D.NAVEEN KUMAR M.Sc, PhD
Assistant Professor in Medical Biochemistry email: email@example.com
School of Medical and Health Sciences
ADIGRAT University, Ethiopia,
East Africa. Mobile: +251-*********
SUBJECT & SPECIALIZATION :
Ph.D in BIOCHEMISTRY
Applying for the Faculty Position in Medical / Clinical Biochemistry
Obtained Doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in Biochemistry entitled "Antioxidant, Anticancer and Cytoprotective Flavonoids from the Stem bark of Semecarpus anacardium" under the guidance Dr.Rama Rao Malla, Dept. of Biochemistry, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam.
Obtained M.Sc (2000-2002) in Biochemistry with (67.5%) from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.
B.Sc.(1997-2000) with Biochemistry with First Class (75%) form Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.
Qualified in GATE-2003 with 80.5 percentile and secured All India Rank 684.
Qualified in APSET-2013 and fulfilled the eligibility criteria for Lectureship and Assistant professor in Universities conducted by Osmania University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.
Currently working as Assistant Professor in Medical Biochemistry, School of Medical and Health Sciences, ADIGRAT University, Ethiopia, East Africa from 2015 September.
Worked as Senior Assistant Professor in Biochemistry, Department of Biochemistry, MahaRajah's Post Graduate College, Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, India from 2010 to 2015.
Worked as Assistant Professor in Biochemistry, Department of Biochemistry, MahaRajah's Post Graduate College, Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, India from 2004 to 2010.
Worked as Lecture in Biochemistry in KAS Arts & Science College, Anakapalle, Andhra Pradesh, India from 2002 to 2004.
Worked as Guest faculty in Department of Biochemistry, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam.
SUBJECTS/ PAPERS TAUGHT:
Medical Biochemistry, Human Nutrition & Dietetics, Human Physiology, Endocrionology, Chemistry of Biomolecules, Biochemical Techniques, Food Technology, Enzymology, Cell & Molecularbiology.
AREA OF RESEARCH :
Oxidative stress and its implications in molecular disorders Cancer, Diabetes, Inflammation.
Isolation, purification and characterization of Anticancer, Antioxidant, Antimicrobial and Anti inflammatory compounds from medicinal plants and evaluation of their medicinal properties.
Qualitative & Quantitative analysis of nutrients of different food source
including Vitamin, Mineral analysis, Moisture & Ash determination of food samples, Fortification of foods for Pregnancy and Lactating Women.
Analysis and characterization of genes involved in molecular disorders.
Analysis and evaluation of marker enzymes and proteins of serum.
LABORATORY SKILLS & TECHNIQUES:
Analysis of Blood for: Hemoglobin and derivatives – Spectroscopy
Glucose by chemical and enzymatic methods, Glycosylated hemoglobin
Analysis of serum for: Creatine and creatinine, Uric acid by chemical and enzymatic methods, Bilirubin, Chlorides, Calcium, HDL, Cholesterol and LDL cholesterol, Total proteins, Albumins and globulins
Serum Marker Enzymes Assay methods : SGOT, SGPT, LDH, Gamma glutamyl transferase, Acid and Alkaline Phosphatase, Creatine Kinase
Analysis of Plasma for: Fibrinogen and Plasma Proteins
Analysis of Urine for: Qualitative tests and microscopic examination
Food & Nutritional Analysis : Quantification of Micro and Macro Nutrients such as Carbohydrate, Proteins, Lipids, Aminoacids, Iron, Copper, Calcium, Iodine, Vitamins …..etc by Spectrophotometric analysis, Colorimetric analysis.
Purification methods of Proteins, Nucleic acids, Lipids & Sugars using Chromatography & Electrophoresis methods techniques- Paper, Thin Layer, Ion exchange, Affinity and Silica gel Column Chromatographic methods, SDS -PAGE, Agarose Gel electrophoresis, Western blotting.
Amplification of DNA using PCR-Methods, Cell culture methods-Normal and Cancerous Cell lines.
COMET, ROS and MMP assays.
UV-VIS Spectrophotometer, Atomic ion absorption Spectroscopy, Phage contrast microscopy, IR, NMR, MASS-Spectroscopy, Flow cytometry.
Having knowledge and skills in usage of Bioinformatics tools and resources from various Data bases- NCBI, EMBL, PDB, EXPASY, PIR, UNIPROT, PFAM, DDBJ, MMDB, KEGG etc.
PROJECTS GUIDED :
Study of Lipoprotein levels in Type-II Diabetes Mellitus patients.
Assessment of T3 and T4 levels in Patients suffering with Hypothyroidsm.
Estimation of Urea and Creatine levels in Chronic Nephrotic syndromes.
Study of Na+,K+ levels in Chronic Kidney Disease.
Study of Hemoglobin, Serum Iron and TIBC in Anemic children.
Estimation of Prothrombin time in Hepatic Disorder people.
A profile of Serum enzymes in Liver disorder.
Analysis of Vitamin-B1,B2 & B6 in Food Samples.
Estimation of Minerals-Fe, Ca, Cu, Zn in Pulses.
Total fat content and Essential Fatty acids of Oil seeds.
Evaluation of Anticancer potentials of different solvent extracts of Semecarpus anacardium leafs.
in-vitro Anticancer activities various solvent extracts of Ocimum species
Antioxidant and Anti-inflammatory activities of medicinal plants.
Antibacterial and Antifungal activities of crude extracts of selected indian medicinal plants.
Antiarthritic activities of various parts of Glycyrrhiza glabra linn.
SEMINARS/ CONFERENCES WORK SHOPS ATTENDED :
Participated and presented research papers in National and International seminars since the embankment of the career.
Trained successfully in Flow cytometry and Cell sorting Instrument, BD group, New Delhi in 2012.
Trained in Bioinformatics tools and program applications, CLC bio ltd, Mumbai.
PUBLICATIONS : 06 ( 2 Papers in Communication )
ANTIOXIDANT,CYTOPROTECTIVE AND ANTIINFLAMMATORY ACTIVITIES OF STEM BARK EXTRACT OF SEMECARPUS ANACARDIUM, A.D.NAVEEN KUMAR*, GANESH BABU BEVARA, K.LAXMIKOTESWRAMMA,MALLA RR, Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research,Vol 6, Suppl 1, 2013.
Analysis of antioxidant and anticancer potentials of Urginea indica, an endangered medicinal plant,Ganesh Babu Bevara,A.D.Naveen Kumar*, D.Bhaskar Rao, K. Laxmi koteswaramma, Swarna pakalapati, Malla RR, Journal of Pharmacy Research 2012,5(9),4921-4928.
Evaluation Of Antioxidant Potentials Of Selected Indian Medicinal Plants, L.K. Kaja, P. V. Arjuna Rao, A. D. Naveen Kumar*, B. Ganesh Babu and R. R Malla, IJPSR, 2014; Vol. 5(5): 1819-1829
Effect of Holoptelea intigrifolia bark extract onvradical scavening and 5’-lipoxygease activities, M. RAMA RAO*, I.BHASKAR REDDY, S.V.RAJA GOPAL, A.D.NAVEEN KUMAR, A.RAMESH and T.KARTIKA, BiomedicaPharmacology Journal Vol. 1(2), 349-358 (2008).
(ISSN 0974 - 6242 )
Comparative evaluation of the antioxidant potential of selected Indian medicinal plants (Rasayanas), M.RAMA RAO, G. SATYANVANI, A.D.NAVEEN KUMAR and S.V. RAJA GOPAL, Biomedical & Pharmacology Journal Vol. 1(2), 375-382 (2008).
(ISSN: 0974 - 6242 )
In Press "MECHANISM OF SYNERGISTICACTION OF C-GLYCOSYL FLAVONE FROM URGINEA INDICA ON ANTIBIOTIC INDUCED MICROBIAL CELL DEATH" Reference No. IJPPS 11220
NAME : Dr.A.D.NAVEEN KUMAR
FATHER’S NAME : A.RAMANA MURTHY
SPOUSE'S NAME : A.SUNEETHA
SPOUSE'S QUALIFICATION : Postgraduate (M.Sc. Biochemistry)
NATIONALITY : INDIAN
PASSPORT NUMBER : M1947664
LANGUAGES KNOWN : English, Telugu, Hindi, Tamil.
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PHONE : +251-*********
1). Prof. T. Raghava Rao,
Professor in Biochemistry,
Head of the Department, Department of Biochemistry,
College of Science and Technology,
Andhra university, Visakhapatnam-530003,
Andhra Pradesh, India.
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2). Dr. Rama Rao Malla M.Sc.; Ph.D.; PDF(USA),
Head of the Department; Department of Biochemistry,
GITAM Institute of Science; GITAM Universit,
Visakhapatnam-530045; Andhra Pradesh; India.
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