Vasudevaraju P.

Vasudevaraju P.

Assistant Professor, Biochemistry / Bioinformatics, GSS , VSP

Ph. D.
Email ID
Ph. D.


Degree Name Institute & College name Year of Graduation/Award
Doctor of Philosophy Central Food Technological Research Institute 2011
Master of Science S V U College of Science 2002
Bachelor of Education Institute of Advanced Study in Education 2000
Bachelor of Science S V Arts College 1999


Designation Organization From Date To Date
Post Doctoral Scholar Medical University of South Carolina 08-08-2011 31-07-2016
Research Scholar Central Food Technological Research Institute (CSIR-CFTRI) 08-12-2005 10-06-2011
Research Scholar University of Hyderabad 04-08-2003 22-12-2004


Award name Award Organization Awarded year
Young Scientist Gold Medal Acharya Nagarjuna University 2009
Selection of ISCA Young Scientist Award Programme The Indian Science Congress Association 2009
SFN IBRO International Travel Grant 2008 International Brain Research Organization 2008
UAE IBRO Neuroscience School 2007 International Brain Research Organization 2007
CSIR UGC National Eligibility for Lectureship Council of Scientific and Industrial Research 2005
CSIR UGC Junior Research Fellowship and Lectureship Council of Scientific and Industrial Research 2004

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 name Organized by Venue Start date End date Title of the paper presented Role Co presenter
National CHUNDI college Chilakaluripet 27-Nov-2009 28-Nov-2009 Human genome project time line Participated no
Seminar name Organized by Venue Start date End date Title of the paper presented Role Co presenter
International Department of Biochemistry and Bioinformatics, GITAM GITAM, Visakhapatnam 03-Feb-2018 03-Feb-2018 Participated
International GITAM GITAM, Visakhapatnam 10-Aug-2017 11-Aug-2017 Participated
International AOPT Charleston USA 26-Feb-2015 01-Mar-2015 Participated
International MUSC Charleston, USA 08-Mar-2013 08-Mar-2013 Participated
International Indian science congress Thiruvanthapuram 03-Jan-2010 07-Jan-2010 Neuromelanin neurodegeneration Participated
International Department of Zoology Tirupati 25-Jul-2009 27-Jul-2009 Participated
International SFN Washington DC, USA 15-Nov-2008 19-Nov-2008 Tau DNA interaction Participated
International NBRC NBRC 13-Dec-2006 15-Dec-2006 Participated
Name of the award Awarded by Awarded year
Young Scientist Gold medal Acharya Nagarjuna University 2009
IBRO SFN Travel Award IBRO 2008
IBRO UAE School IBRO 2007
Title Type Organized by Venue Start date End date Role
Effective Teaching Learning Skills Faculty development program GITAM Institute of Science GITAM, Visakhapatnam 10-Jun-2019 14-Jun-2019 Participated
Live cell functional Imaging Quality improvement program DST Cochin University Cochin 15-Dec-2008 17-Dec-2008 Participated
PG CME 2007 Training of tutors Department of Psychiatry, JSS Medical college Mysore 10-Jun-2007 10-Jun-2007 Participated
Title Type Organized by Venue Start date End date Role
Foundations of Virtual Instruction Faculty development program Coursera Online course 07-Aug-2020 17-Aug-2020 Participated
University Teaching Faculty development program Coursera Online course 03-Aug-2020 16-Aug-2020 Participated
Industrial Biotechnology Faculty development program Coursera Online course 30-Jun-2020 24-Jul-2020 Participated
The Addicted Brain Faculty development program Coursera Online course 04-May-2020 30-Jun-2020 Participated
Organization name Membership category Membership type
Society for Neurochemistry Life Member