Padmaraju Vasudevaraju

Padmaraju Vasudevaraju

Assistant Professor, Life sciences, GSS, VSP

Ph. D.
Email ID
Ph. D.


Degree NameInstitute & College nameYear of Graduation/Award
Doctor of PhilosophyCentral Food Technological Research Institute2011
Master of ScienceS V U College of Science2002
Bachelor of EducationInstitute of Advanced Study in Education2000
Bachelor of ScienceS V Arts College1999


DesignationOrganizationFrom DateTo Date
Post Doctoral ScholarMedical University of South Carolina08-08-201131-07-2016
Research ScholarCentral Food Technological Research Institute (CSIR-CFTRI)08-12-200510-06-2011
Research ScholarUniversity of Hyderabad04-08-200322-12-2004


Award nameAward OrganizationAwarded year
Young Scientist Gold MedalAcharya Nagarjuna University2009
Selection of ISCA Young Scientist Award ProgrammeThe Indian Science Congress Association2009
SFN IBRO International Travel Grant 2008International Brain Research Organization2008
UAE IBRO Neuroscience School 2007International Brain Research Organization2007
CSIR UGC National Eligibility for LectureshipCouncil of Scientific and Industrial Research2005
CSIR UGC Junior Research Fellowship and LectureshipCouncil of Scientific and Industrial Research2004

Translational inhibition of APP by Posiphen Efficacy, pharmacodynamics, and pharmacokinetics in the APPPS1 mouseAlzheimers & Dementia Translational Research & Clinical Interventions, Scopus, -2018, 4, 37-45

Amyloidbeta protein clearance and degradation (ABCD) pathways and their role in Alzheimers disease. Current Alzheimer Research, Scopus, -2015, 12, 32-46

Evidence of a novel mechanism for partial gama secretase inhibition induced paradoxical increase in secreted amyloid protein.PLoS One, Scopus, -2014, 9, 91531

In vitro evidence that an aqueous extract of Centella asiatica modulates synuclein aggregation dynamics.Journal of Alzheimers Disease, Google scholar, -2014, 39, 457-465

Recent advances in synuclein functions, advanced glycation, and toxicity implications for Parkinsons diseaseMolecular Neurobiology, Google scholar, -2013, 47, 525-536

New evidence on synuclein and Tau binding to conformation and sequence specific GC* rich DNA Relevance to neurological disordersJournal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences, Google scholar, -2012, 4, 112-117

Protection of DNA and erythrocytes from free radical induced oxidative damage by black gram (Vigna mungo L.) husk extractFood and Chemical Toxicology, Google scholar, -2012, 50, 1690-1696

Role of advanced glycation on aggregation and DNA binding properties of synucleinJournal of Alzheimers Disease, Scopus, -2011, 24, 211-221

Studies on serum 8hydroxy guanosine (8OHdG) as reliable biomarker for psoriasisJournal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, Google scholar, -2011, 27, 655-657

DNA induced foldingfibrillation of alphasynuclein new insights in Parkinsons disease Frontiers in Bioscience (Landmark Edi), Google scholar, -2010, 15, 418-436

New evidence on iron, copper accumulation and zinc depletion and its correlation with DNA integrity in aging human brain regionsIndian Journal of Psychiatry, Google scholar, -2010, 52, 140-144

New evidences on TauDNA interactions and relevance to neurodegenerationNeurochemistry International, Scopus, -2010, 57, 51-57

Molecular Biology Research in Neuropsychiatry Indias contribution.Indian Journal of Psychiatry, Google scholar, -2010, 52, 120-127

The biochemistry of beliefIndian Journal of Psychiatry. , Google scholar, -2009, 51, 239-241

Molecular toxicity of aluminium in relation to neurodegeneration Indian Journal of Medical Research, Google scholar, -2008, 128, 545-556

Studies on actinomycin D induced changes in supercoiled DNA integrityCurrent Trends in Biotechnology and Pharmacy, Google scholar, -2008, 2, 433-441

Role of DNA dynamics in Alzheimers disease. Brain Research reviews, Google scholar, -2008, 58, 136-148

Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
NationalCHUNDI collegeChilakaluripet27-Nov-200928-Nov-2009Human genome project time lineParticipatedno
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
InternationalDepartment of Biochemistry and Bioinformatics, GITAMGITAM, Visakhapatnam03-Feb-201803-Feb-2018Participated
InternationalGITAMGITAM, Visakhapatnam10-Aug-201711-Aug-2017Participated
InternationalAOPTCharleston USA26-Feb-201501-Mar-2015Participated
InternationalMUSCCharleston, USA08-Mar-201308-Mar-2013Participated
InternationalIndian science congressThiruvanthapuram03-Jan-201007-Jan-2010Neuromelanin neurodegenerationParticipated
InternationalDepartment of ZoologyTirupati25-Jul-200927-Jul-2009Participated
InternationalSFNWashington DC, USA15-Nov-200819-Nov-2008Tau DNA interactionParticipated
Name of the awardAwarded byAwarded year
Young Scientist Gold medalAcharya Nagarjuna University2009
IBRO SFN Travel AwardIBRO2008
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Effective Teaching Learning SkillsFaculty development programGITAM Institute of ScienceGITAM, Visakhapatnam10-Jun-201914-Jun-2019Participated
Live cell functional ImagingQuality improvement programDST Cochin UniversityCochin15-Dec-200817-Dec-2008Participated
PG CME 2007Training of tutorsDepartment of Psychiatry, JSS Medical collegeMysore10-Jun-200710-Jun-2007Participated
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Foundations of Virtual InstructionFaculty development programCourseraOnline course07-Aug-202017-Aug-2020Participated
University TeachingFaculty development programCourseraOnline course03-Aug-202016-Aug-2020Participated
Industrial BiotechnologyFaculty development programCourseraOnline course30-Jun-202024-Jul-2020Participated
The Addicted BrainFaculty development programCourseraOnline course04-May-202030-Jun-2020Participated
Organization nameMembership categoryMembership type
Society for NeurochemistryLifeMember