Dr. S. Bhuvana



Dr. S. Bhuvana

Assistant Professor



Specialization : Biochemistry

Dr. Bhuvana joined as scientist in IICPT in Aug 2010. She obtained Ph. D in Biochemistry from Tamil University, Thanjavur in February 2008. Her Doctoral dissertation was on Cardio protective Role of Hibiscus Rosa-Sinensis Linn. and Nelumbo Nucifera Gaertn. in Young, Middle and Aged Rats. Modulatary Role of Herbal Drugs on Cigarette Smoke Exposed Rats was the specialized areas in Master of Philosophy degree programme. She has published her results extensively National and International journals. She was experiences in teaching biochemistry theory and practical classes in Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology. She worked in Quality profile of Indian Rice varieties and also in process modification of Low Glycemic Index Rice.

Her teaching interests are in biochemistry related subjects. She has expertise for conducting research in areas related to evaluation of natural products and herbal drugs on various diseases such as Aging Cardiovascular diseases, Diabetes mellitus and Development of functional foods.