ABOUT PHARMACOLOGY DEPARTMENT
The Pharmacology Lab is situated on the first floor of the college Building. The Department is involved in teaching as well as active research programs in diverse areas of pharmacological research.
FACILITIES IN OUR DEPARTMENT
Department has a separate fully air conditioned Animal house with rats, mice, rabbits and guinea pigs in sufficient quantity to carry out the experiments.
Department of Pharmacology is having the following modern equipments for research, Coralyzer, Mircotome, Sterotaxi Instrument, Auto analyser, Micro-Drill, Elevated plus Maze, Morris Water Maze, Rotarod, Plethysmometer, Eddy’s hot plate, Actophotometer, Cook’s pole climbing apparatus.
Research activities in the department
Presently research is carried out in the areas of Hepatoprotective, anti diabetics, Analgesic activity, anti inflammatory activity, anti epileptic and Neuropharmacological (Alzhemir’s).
Title: The role of individual iso forms of p13 k inhibitors and non-selective inhibitors in vivi models
Principal Investigator: Dr.A.Ramesh, Principal Vishnu Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research
Funding Agency: DST
Funding Amount: 40.00 Lakhs
Patent filed: Dr. A. Ramesh and Siva Mallikarjuna Reddy
“A Pharmaceutical combinations for the treatment of sinusitis and related disorders’’