Name : Dr. Jyoti M. Sawant
Educational Qualification : M.Sc., Ph. D. (Medical Biochemistry)
Designation : Lecturer
Teaching Experience : Undergraduate – 12 years.
Postgraduate – 5 years.
Research Experience : a. Research guide for M.Sc. degree course in the subject of Biochemistry affiliated to Mumbai University.
b. Number of students who completed dissertations for M.Sc. by papers : 4
Areas of interest : a. Renal diseases
b. Oxidative stress and antioxidants
c. Lipid metabolism
Project completed in 2004 :
Influence of hemodialysis on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant status in patients suffering from Chronic renal failure.
Ongoing research project :
Effect of oral vitamin C and E supplements on oxidative stress, antioxidant status, lipid abnormalities and cardiovascular risk in patients with Chronic Renal Failure.
Number of research publications : 2
Name of the teacher: Dr. Kavita Dipnaik.
Qualifications: M.Sc, Ph.D. (Medical Biochemistry).
Teaching Experience: U.G. 16 years 1 month.
P.G. 12 years.
Research Guide: For M.Sc. (Biochemistry) (University of Mumbai).
Areas of interest: Nutrition and Endocrinology.
Ongoing Research Project: Biochemical studies in Thyroid disorders.
M.Sc. Dissertations completed: 8
Last completed dissertation: Biochemistry of depression- a preliminary study.
Research projects completed: 1) Effect of gravitational stress and limb exercises on biochemical parameters of recumbent patients with spinal cord injury and burns.2) Biochemical studies of pleural fluid in respiratory disorders.
Research Publications: 4.