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Central Research Laboratory

The Central Research Laboratory of Meenakshi Ammal Dental College, under the auspices of Meenakshi Academy

The Central Research Laboratory of Meenakshi Ammal Dental College, under the auspices of Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research(Meenakshi University), is a pioneer in Medical biotechnology. Central Research Laboratory was established on Feb 2010 and functioned actively under the Guidance of Dr.R.Raghuraman.The cutting edge technology and proficiency of the Central Research Laboratory, providing a platform for Life Science’s research, are aimed to expertise and evelop innovative ideas in the mind of young scientists.

We invite B.Sc. / M.Sc. / M.Phil. / Ph.D. /B.Tech / M.Tech / BDS / MDS / MBBS and Research scholars to carry out their research works and academic projects in our laboratory at nominal charges.

Projects work can be done in the following topics:

  • 1. Screening, identification and SNP’s and mutation analysis of hereditary diseases.
  • 2. Phylogenetic analysis of biological samples. .
  • 3. Direct detection of uncultivable strains and their genotyping..
  • 4. Genome level screening for the presence of viruses, tumor cells and other pathogen in less than 3 hours (Metagenomics). .
  • 5. Cytotoxicity and apoptosis assay of potential therapeutic drugs..
  • 6. Strain identification and molecular epidemiological studies of clinical pathogens..
  • 7. Expression and sequence analysis of the gene of interest. .
  • 8. Synthesis of therapeutic proteins and protein engineering..
  • 9. Prediction and identification of function of the gene of interest. .
  • 10. Protein and DNA profiling of cancer and other diseases..

RESEARCH PROJECTS – has been trained in guiding various research projects of M.Sc students, BDS, MDS students in the field of Clinical Bacteriology, Clinical Virology and molecular biology

S.No Nature of Project Project No’s Institute
1 MDS 24
4
MADC
Thai Moogambigai Dental College
2 MSc, Biotechnology 5

1
Archariya arts and Science College, Puducherry

DG Vaisnava College of arts and science
3 M.Tech Biotechnology 1 Sathyabama University.
4 M.Phil Biotechnology 1 Prist University
5 Part of Ph.D work

Completed Ph.D work

1

1

5
Annamalai University

CLRI

MADC
6 Total Number of Completed projects – 42

ONGOING RESEARCH PROJECTS

S.No Nature of Project Project No’s Institute
1 MDS 8 MADC
2 Part of Ph.D work 1

1
Madras University

MAHER University
3 Seed Money Project 3 MAHER University
4 Total Number of ongoing projects -13
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