NITTE UNIVERSITY MAJOR PROJECT- STAFF | KSHEMA

NITTE UNIVERSITY MAJOR PROJECT- STAFF

2015

  1.  

Evaluation of virulence factors among clinical isolates of multidrug resistant and drug sensitive Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Dr. Asha Pai K.B.

 

Nitte University

40,000/-

1yr

 

  1.  

Sequencing and molecular characterization of NDM carrying isolates from hospital effluents

Dr. Veena Shetty

 

Nitte University

90,000/-

1yr

 

  1.  

A study of correlation of serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D levels and C-reactive protein with chronic spontaneous urticaria

Dr. Michelle Serene Fernandes

Dermatology

 

Nitte University

1,50,500/-

1yr

 

  1.  

A study on patterns and risk factors of breast cancer and its survival rate with quality of life post breast cancer treatment

Dr. Rashmi Kundapur

 

Nitte University

5,90,000/-

3yrs

 

  1.  

A study on domestic violence patterns and its consequences in Mangalore

Dr. Rashmi Kundapur

 

Nitte University

2,30,000/-

1.5yrs

 

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Study on biofilm forming properties of clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus and its correlation with the antibiogram

Dr. Pratibha Rai U

 

Nitte University

27,000/-

1.5yrs

 

  1.  

Prevalence of noise induced hearing loss among traffic police personnel of Mangalore Metropolitan city

Dr. Marina Saldanha

ENT

 

Nitte University

  20,000/-

1yr

 

  1.  

Cytogenetic study in couples with bad obstetric history

Mrs. Meenakshi A.

CRL

 

Nitte University

1,50,000/-

1yr

 

  1.  

Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of nosocomial and community acquired multi drug resistant enterobacteriaceae from a tertiary care centre in Mangalore

Mrs. Shilpa M Shenoy

 

Nitte University

2,00,000/-

1yr

 

  1.  

A study to assess the sensitivity and specificity of clinical pallor with anemia among adolescent girls in the grams KSHEMA area under K.S.Hegde Medical Academy

 

Dr. Agnes Moria Preethi D Souza

Comm.Med.

 

Nitte University

15,000

6months

 

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A study to assess the prevalence and risk factors in type 2 diabetes mellitus and with health education as an intervention to reduce the risk factors and control diabetes mellitus in grama KSHEMA area of K.S.Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore

Dr. Usha Rani S.P.

 

Nitte University

47,000/-

1.5yrs

 

  1.  

A study on factors influencing and barriers to access to HIV care and treatment in among HIV positive women in Mangalore

Dr. Sanjeev Badiger

Comm. Med

 

Nitte University

63,000/-

6months

 

 

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Effect of maternal tobacco handling on cord blood leptin and ferritin concentration and its correlation with fetal outcome

Dr.Swathi Sunil Rao

Asst.Professor

Paediatrics

 

Nitte University

1,20,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Assessment of Salivary Cancer Antigen 125 (CA 125) in Betel Nut Chewers of Dakshina Kannada District

Dr.Vadish Bhat

Professor

 ENT

 

Nitte University

1,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Role of Vitamin D and Zinc in preventing recurrent respiratory tract infections in childhood- a prospective casecontrol study.

Dr. Smriti Sinha

 

Nitte University

90,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

To study metronomic chemotherapy with oral cyclophosphomide plus etoposide and oral celecoxib in advanced oral cancer patients

Dr. VijithVittal Shetty

 

Nitte University

1,50,000/-

2 yrs

 

  1.  

Buccal mucosal DNA damage and salivary antioxidant status following radiotherapy in patients with head and neck cancer

Dr.Vinay Kumar V

 

Nitte University

62,750/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

A study of vitamin d receptor gene polymorphisms and serum 25- hydroxyvitamin d levels in patients with vitiligo

Dr. TonitaMariola Noronha

 

Nitte University

1,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Evaluation of cellular properties and differentiation potential of human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells – correlation of age to cell-based therapy outcome for delayed unions

Dr. Siddharth M Shetty

 

Nitte University

1,40,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Prevalence and risk factors for Osteoporosis among Peri and post-menopausal women in a rural area of Udupi district.

Dr.Sanjay Kini

 

Nitte University

50,000/

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Sunshine vitamin deficiency– a myth or a fact?

Dr.Tirthal Rai

 

Nitte University

52,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Molecular mechanisms involved in the ameliorating effects of nardostachys jatamansi and valeric acid on anxiety of alcohol withdrawn wistar albino rats.

Dr.Deepa B.

 

Nitte University

50,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Behavioral Risk Assessment of Sexually Transmitted Infections among Migratory Siddhi Tribe in Udupi District

Mr. MackwinD'Mello

 

Nitte University

50,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Association of Apolipoprotein B/Apolipoprotein A-I Ratio, with Insulin Resistance in Type 2 diabetes mellitus

Mrs.Shilpa Shetty

 

Nitte University

60,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Mutational profiling of TP53 in lung cancer patients and its correlation with smoking status and therapeutic resistance

Dr.Giridhar B.H.

 

Nitte University

1,20,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Effect of yoga intervention on type 2 diabetic individuals

Dr.Gayathri Bhat

 

Nitte University

40,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

A comparative study on the effects of various concentrations of Hyaluronic acid and Corticosteroid on human Chondrocyte cell metabolism in vitro.

Dr.Vikram Shetty

 

Nitte University

76,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Vitamin D Receptor Gene Polymorphism In Epithelial Ovarian Cancer in South Indian Population

Dr.Shipra Sonkusare

 

Nitte University

1,20,000/-`

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Effect of intervention on knowledge attitude regarding first aid in patients attending rural health centres of tertiary care hospital.

Prof. Nalam Udaya Kiran

 

Nitte University

50,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

A study on hearing level in patients with dyslipidemia

Dr. Rajeshwary A

 

Nitte University

22,645/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

A study on phytochemical constituents and antioxidant potential of oroxylum indicum stem bark extracts

Dr.Satheesh Kumar Bhandary

 

Nitte University

1,20,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Correlation of serum levels of vitamin d and c-reactive protein in patients of psoriasis vulgaris – a case control study

Dr. Sripathi H

 

Nitte University

1,25,000/

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Noninvasive cardiac output monitoring using nm3 module during induction of general anaesthesia with propofol and etomidate: a prospective randomized comparative study

Prof. Raveendra U. S.

 

Nitte University

1,20,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Isolation, characterisation and differentiation of human synovial tissue derived mesenchymal stem cells.

Ms .Shama Rao

 

Nitte University

1,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Biological and molecular characterisation of human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells as a source for cartilage regeneration

Dr. B. Mohana Kumar

 

Nitte University

2,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Serotonergic modulation of intertemporal decision making – a behavioral and electroencepahalographic study in healthy subjects and subjects with major depressive disorder.

Dr. Harsha Halahalli

 

Nitte University

1,86,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Association of Sex Hormones and Sex Hormone Binding Globulin Gene Polymorphism in Pre and Post menopausal Women with and without Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.

Dr. SuchethaKumari N

 

Nitte University

2,00,000/

2 yrs.

 

 

  1.  

Association of insulin resistance with liver biomarkers in type 2 diabetes mellitus

Dr. Usha Sachidananda Adiga

 

Nitte University

1,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Immunocyto chemistry evaluation of EGFR2 and ALK1 markers in non small cell lung carcinomas.

Dr. Medha Shankarling

 

Nitte University

2,50,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Establishment and characterization of melanocytes from vitiligo patients

Dr. Akshata C Alva

Dr. Sricharith Shetty

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Dermatology

 

Nitte University

2,50,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Predicting the sensitivity or resistance to targeted therapy for lung cancer through a non-invasive, point of care approach using droplet digital polymerase chain reaction

Dr. RajeshV.

 

Nitte University

3,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Impact of blood sample collection using different tubes on glucose levels: a preliminary study

Dr. Srinidhi Rai

 

Nitte University

10,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Evaluation of anti-inflammatory and antiarthritic activity of coriander seed essential oil in wistar  albino rats.

Dr. Swathi Acharya

 

Nitte University

50,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Evaluation of seroconversion rates of hepatitis b vaccination among medical students in a tertiary care hospital in Karnataka

Dr. Ankeeta Menona Jacob

 

Nitte University

1,05,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Characterization and multilineage differentiation of stem cells derived from human dermal skin

Dr. Nikhil.S.Shetty

 

Nitte University

2,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Effect of Withania somnifera extract on cyclophosphamide induced testicular toxicity

Dr. Divya Bhargavan

 

Nitte University

75,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Global Information System and Ovitrap assisted mapping of vector breeding and early warning signs for vector borne disease in Attur Kemral, Mangalore

Dr. Priyanka Dsouza Rent

 

Nitte University

1,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Prognostic value of HER-2 over expression in metastatic gastric cancer

Dr. Vijith Shetty

 

Nitte University

2,00,000/-

2 yrs.

 

  1.  

Establishment and Expression of Markers in Stem/Progenitor Cells from Human Tympanic Membrane

Dr. Satheesh Kumar Bhandary B.

 

Nitte University

1,10,000/-

1 yrs.

 

  1.  

Influence Of Bispectral Index Monitoring On Isoflurane Minimum Alveolar Concentration In Off Pump Cardiac Surgeries

Dr. Manjunath R Kamath

 

Nitte University

20,000/-

1 yrs.

 

  1.  

Association between heat shock protein 70 (HSPA1A) and glycemic index levels in gestational diabetes mellitus

Dr. Suchetha Kumari N.

 

Nitte University

1,10,000/-

1 yrs.

 

  1.  

Safety, Efficacy and cost effectiveness of Ibutilide in Cardioversion of Atrial Flutter and Fibrillation

Dr. Rajendra Holla

 

Nitte University

1,10,000/-

1 yrs.

 

  1.  

Assessment of her2/neu   by immunohisto chemistry (ihc) and fluorescence in situ hybridization (her 2 fish) in breast cancer – a comparative study

Dr. Sajitha K

 

Nitte University

1,10,000/-

1 yrs.

 

  1.  

Epicardial fat thickness and carotid intima media thickness in patients

with psoriasis vulgaris -a case control study.

Dr. Girisha. B.S

 

Nitte University

1,20,000/-

1 yrs.

 

     43

Perinatal programming of adult health- a prospective observational study

Dr. Damodara Gowda K M

 

Nitte University

1,10,000/-

1 yrs.

 

     44

Cervical Acid Phosphatase Detection : A  guide to abnormal cells in cytology a screening for cervical cancer with correlation with conventional PAP smear and histopathology.

Dr. Michelle Mathias

 

Nitte University

90,000/-

1 yrs.

 

45

Comparative Characteristics Of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Derived From Reamer-Irrigator Aspirator, With Iliac Crest Bone Marrow And Evaluation Of In-Vitro Quality Parameters Prior To Clinical Use

Dr. Basan Gowda Sharanappa Kurkalli

 

Nitte University

2,00,000/-

3 yrs

 

46

Association of single nucleotide polymorphism rs6415084, rs10945682 and rs6919346 of lpa gene with serum lp(a) levels and risk of  cardiovascular disease –a cross sectional study

Dr. Sukanya Shetty

 

Nitte University

1,64,800/-

3 yrs

 

47

Characteristics of enteric pathogens isolated from diarrheal and environmental samples

Dr. Veena Shetty

 

Nitte University

2,00,000/-

3 yrs

 

48

Assessment of Health Status and Salivary Cotinine in Young Children Exposed to Household Tobacco – An Analytical Study

Dr. Rathika D Shenoy

 

PG: Ms. Archana P Anil

 

Nitte University

10,000

6 months

 

49

Blood lead levels in cosmetic users and non users

Dr. Tirthal Rathnakar Rai

 

PG: Mr. Basavaraj M Dyavannavar

 

Nitte University

10,000

6 months

 

50

Morphological study of coronary sinus and its valve (thebesian valve)

Dr. Amith Ramos

 

PG: Ms. Teena Jabir

 

Nitte University

 

6 months

 

 

Study of lipid profile in patients with leiomyoma –A case control study

Dr. Kishan Prasad HL

 

PG:Ms. Nimmy Maria Dasan

 

Nitte University

 

6 months

 

 

Co-infection of Chikungunya with Dengue in South Canara District

Dr. Vimal Kumar

 

PG: Ms. Irene Rose .A.

 

Nitte University

 

6 months

 

 

The Efficacy of the International Prostate Symptom Score

Dr. Shravan Rai

PG: Ms. K Sucheta Rao

 

Nitte University

10,000

6 months

 

 

Prevalence of potential drug-drug interactions in cardiac intensive care unit of a tertiary care hospital: a cross-sectional study

Dr. Swathi  Acharya

 

PG: Ms. Akshitha Sai Ragam

 

Nitte University

3,000

6 months

 

 

Role of coconut water on anxiety and gaba levels in wistar albino rats

Dr. Deepa B

 

PG: Mr. Lakshmanan.S

 

Nitte University

10,000

6 months

 

 

Use of mobile phones in a healthcare setup- boon or bane?

Dr. Rekha Rai

 

PG: Mr. Vishan Shetty

 

Nitte University

10000

6 months

 

 

Effect of Punica granatum fruit extract on learning and memory in rats

Ms. Divya Bhargavan

 

PG: Ms. Rosmitha Paulose

 

Nitte University

10,000

6 months

 

 

Evaluation of thyroid dysfunction among type 2 Diabetic Patients.

Dr. Suchetha Kumari N

 

PG: Ms. Nandana Muralidharan

 

Nitte University

10,000

6 months

 

 

Seroprevalence of hepatitis b surface antigen (hbs ag) among patients attending a tertiary care hospital in Mangalore, Karnataka

Asha Pai.K.B

 

PG: Ms.Induja A Kumar

 

Nitte University

 

6 months