Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

NAME: Mrs. Mary Arpana
POST: Lecturer in Biochemistry
QUALIFICATION: ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE: Teaching experience at UG level 08 years


Degree Subject University, place ,year
Ph.D (registered) Protein misfolding CMR
M.phil Biochemistry Vinayaka Mission University
B.Ed Biology and Chemistry R.R B.Ed college, 2013
M.Sc Biochemistry C.M.R College, Kalyan Nagar, bangalore, 2004
B.Sc Chemistry, Botany, Zoology (CBZ) Jyoti Nivas College, 2002

RESEARCH INTERESTS: Phytochemicals, Protein folding and misfolding.

PUBLICATIONS: M.Mary Arpana. 'Extraction of phytochemicals from Ocimum grandiflorum and its uses as a food supplement' in Academic Studies - National Journal of Jyoti Research Academy (ASNJJRA) ISSN 0975-461X, Vol.9(1), 1-7, June 2015.

Poster presentation on 'Hyrdroxy Citric Acid as an anti obesity agent' at "Synergy 2012" a National Level Science Conference organized by the departments of Physical and Biological Sciences on 2nd and 3rd February 2012 at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore.

1. International Conference on 'Electronics, Physics and Chemistry' held from 16th - 18th February, 2017 at Jyoti Nivas College, Bengaluru.

2. UGC sponsored National Conference on ' BIOESSENCE ' (integrated healthcare) held on 11th and 12th January 2017 at Jyoti Nivas College, Autonomous, Bengaluru.

3. Workshop on 'Bio-Instrumentation' held on 19th December 2016 at Kristu Jayanti College Autonomous, Bengaluru.

4. Workshop on 'New Horizons in Chemical and Biochemical Sciences' held on 22nd and 23rd September 2016 held at Indian Academy Degree College. Bengaluru.

5. 2nd International Conference on 'Public mental Health and Neurosciences' held on 9th and 10th of December 2015 at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bengaluru.

6. Participated in One day state level conference on 'Recent trends in Studies of Chemistry' on Feb 14th 2009 at Department of studies in chemistry, Central College Campus, Bangalore University. Bangalore.

7. Attended State level Conference on 'Dry Chemistry in clinical Biochemistry' organised by St.Johns Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore in 2010.

8. Participated in the awareness workshop on "Environmental Impact of Lead on Health" held on 16th February 2008 at St John's National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore. This workshop was organised by Quality Council of India, National Referral Centre for Lead Poisoning in India (NRCLPI), Eureka Forbes and Filtrex Private Limited.

9. Participated in the awareness workshop on "Prevention of Lead Poisoning" held on 6th April 2009 at Reva Institute of Science and management Bangalore.

10. Participated in the 2 day workshop of 'Foundation for Academic Excellence and Access' which was held on the 17th and 18th January 2009 at Jyoti Nivas Degree College, Bangalore.

11. Participated in the Student Talent Exploration Project (STEP) and presented the study, investigation, research on the title " Lead content in Ayurvedic and Homeopathic medicines commonly used for the treatment of cold, cough and body aches" on 24th July 2010 at Mount Carmel College.