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.

Faculty List
Name of the staff
Date of Joining
Date of Promotion
Attendance of June 2019
Dr. D. Radhika MBBS, MD, DNB Biochemistry Professor & HOD 01.08.2018 - 26 days
Dr. Sukharaja. M M.Sc, Ph.D., Medical Biochemistry Professor 09.04.2011 - 30 days
Dr. Ravi Kishore.P MBBS, MD Biochemistry Professor 08.07.2009 08.07.2009: Asst. Prof 26.07.2013: From Asst. Professor to Assoc. Professor 12.10.2016:From Assoc. Professor to Professor 30 days
Dr. Swetha.C MBBS, MD Biochemistry Assistant Professor 14.07.2014 - ML (LOP)
Dr. Shruthi.C.N MBBS, MD Biochemistry Assistant Professor 03.07.2017 01.03.2018 (From Tutor to Asst. Professor) 30 days
Dr. Vanishree. B B.Sc, M.Sc Medical , Ph.D Medical Biochemistry Assistant Professor 02.05.2018 - 30 days
Dr. C. Raghavi MBBS, MD Biochemistry Assistant Professor 16.01.2019 - 27 days
Mr. Anand Lokapur B.Sc, M.Sc Medical Biochemistry Tutor 16.12.2016 - 30 days