Biochemistry involves the study of numerous molecular mechanisms that underlie the states of health and disease.

Department of Biochemistry at M.V.J

A spacious students’ Biochemistry laboratory in the college premises caters to undergraduate academic requirements. A good departmental library is available which caters to the needs of the undergraduate, postgraduate students and the faculty of Institution. The following equipments are available in the college students’ laboratory.

  • Spectrophotometer
  • Colorimeter
  • Flame photometer
  • Hot Air oven
  • Incubator
  • Autoclave
  • Electronic Balance

Clinical Biochemistry section in the MVJ Hospital works round the clock for conducting Biochemical investigations of the inpatients and outpatients. The laboratory is equipped with:

  • Random Access Clinical Chemistry Autoanalyzer – 2 Nos.
  • Blood gas analyzer
  • Electrolyte analyser
  • Automated Hormone Analyser
  • Semi autoanalyzer
  • pH Meter
  • Electrophoretic apparatus with power pack
  • Hot Air Oven
  • Water bath
  • Centrifuge- 2 Nos

Clinical Biochemistry lab has been a participant in External Quality Assurance Program conducted by Department of Biochemistry, Christian Medical College, Vellore for the past 8 years.