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 April 2019
Dr.D.Radhika MBBS, MD, DNB Biochemistry Professor &HOD 01.08.2018 - 26 days
Dr.Sukharaja.M MBBS, MD Biochemistry Professor 09.04.2011 08.03.2018 (Incharge HOD) 30 days
Dr.Ravi Kishore.P MBBS, MD Biochemistry Professor 08.07.2009 08.07.2009: Asst. Prof 26.07.2013: From Asst.Prof to Assoc.Prof. 12.10.2016:From Assoc.Prof. to Professor 30 days
Dr.Swetha.C MBBS, MD Biochemistry Asst.Prof. 14.07.2014 - 29 days
Dr.Shruthi.C.N MBBS, MD Biochemistry Asst.Prof. 03.07.2017 01.03.2018 (From Tutor to Asst.Prof.) 30 days
Dr.Vanishree.B B.Sc, M.Sc , Ph.d Asst.Prof. 02.05.2018 - 20 days
Dr.C.Raghavi MBBS, MD Biochemistry Asst.Prof. 16.01.2019 - 28 days
Mr.Anand Lokapur B.Sc, M.Sc Medical-Biochemistry Tutor 16.12.2016 - 30 days