Dr. Pragasam Viswanathan

Designation : Professor Grade 2
School / Centre : School of Bio Sciences & Technology
Department : Bio-Sciences

Educational Details

Dr. A.L.M. PG Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Taramani

Protein chemistry
Graduated in 2005

University of Madras

Medical Biochemistry
Graduated in 1997

University of Madras

Graduated in 1995

Post Doctoral Experiences

PDF- Medical college of Wisconsin-2005 - 2008

Research Details

Areas of Specialization
  • Renal stones
  • Acute Renal Failure
  • CA-UTI
  • Gut micro-biome and Renal cell carcinoma

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Completed Consultancy Project Details

Title Funding Agency
“Clinical assessment of Vitamin D and 1-α- hydroxylase enzyme in contrast media infused human subjects” Dr. Reddy’s lab

Ongoing Funded Project Details

Title Funding Agency
“Management of Intestinal oxalate by probiotic preparation consisting of oxalate degrading bacterial consortium” Indian Council of Medical Research

Completed Funded Project Details

Title Funding Agency
“Engineered catheters – CA-UTI” DBT-BIRAC

Awards & Recognitions Details

  • • Awarded as Fellow of Linnean Society from the The Linnean Society of London, UK (Membership number: • Awarded as Fellow of Royal Society of Biology from the Royal Society of Biology, UK (Membership number: P0127866)