BIOCHEMISTRY

Goal :- The broad goal of the teaching of undergraduate students in biochemistry is to make them understand the scientific basis of the life processes at the molecular level and to orient them towards the application of the knowledge acquired in solving clinical problems.

CURRICULUM

  1. Molecular and functional organization of a cell and its sub-cellular components.    
  2. Chemistry of enzymes and their clinical   
  3. Chemistry and metabolism of proteins and related disorders.   
  4. Chemistry and metabolism of purines and pyrimidines and elated disorders.    
  5. Chemistry and functions of DNA and RNA , Genetic code; protein biosynthesis &.regulation ( Lac-operon )
  6. he principles of genetic engineering and their applications in medicine.    
  7. Chemistry and Metabolism of haemoglobin.   
  8. Biological oxidation
  9. Molecular concept of body defence and their applications in medicine.
  10.  Vitamins and Nutrition
  11.  Chemistry and metabolism of carbohydrates and related disorders.
  12. Chemistry and metabolism of lipids and related disorders. 
  13.  Mineral metabolism: Water and electrolyte balance & imbalance
  14. Acid base balance and imbalance.
  15. Integration of various aspects of metabolism and their regulatory pathways. Starvation metabolism.
  16. Mechanism of hormone action.
  17. Environmental biochemistry.
  18. Liver function tests, Kidney function tests, Thyroid function tests
  19.  Detoxification mechanisms.
  20.  Biochemical basis of cancer and carcinogenesis
  21.  Radioisotopes.
  22. Investigation techniques : (LCD-Topics ) Colorimeter, Electrophoresis, Chromatography & Flame photometer


BIOCHEMISTRY BOOKS RECOMMENDED
1. Medical Biochemistry - U.Satyanarayan.
2. Biochemistry for Medical students by D.M.Vasudevan & Shree Kumari.
3. Medical Biochemistry by M.N. Chatterjea and Rana Shinde.
4. Text Book of Medical Biochemistry by Ramakrishnan, Prasannan & Rajan.
5. Medical Biochemistry by Debajyoti Das.
6. Biochemistry by A.C.Deb.

REFERENCE BOOKS:
1. Harper's Biochemistry.
2. Medical Biochemistry by N.V.Bhagwan.
3. Biochemistry by L.Stryer.
4. Biochemistry by Orten & Neuhans

Dr. Usha Kumari
Assistant Professor
9708473722

TEACHING STAFFS

Photograph Faculty Name Qualification Designation Appointment Mobile
Dr. Varsha Sinha MBBS, MD Associate Professor Contractual 06412401078
Dr. Usha Kumari MBBS, MD Assistant Professor(HOD) Regular 9708473722
Dr. Rolly Bharty MBBS, MD Assistant Professor Regular 06412401078
Dr. Pankaj Bhushan MBBS, MD Tutor Contractual (BHS) 06412401078
Dr. Sharmila Deo MBBS, MD Tutor Tenure (BHS) 06412401078
Dr. Anand MBBS, MD Tutor Tenure (BHS) 06412401078
Dr. Prince Chandra Shekhar MBBS Tutor Tenure (BHS) 06412401078

NON-TEACHING STAFFS

Sl. No. Photograph Staff Name Department Designation Appointment Mobile
1 Shri Ramanand Singh Biochemistry Lab Technician Regular 9430479075
2 Shri Dhuru Murmu Biochemistry Lab Technician Contractual 06412401078
3 Smt. Vibha Kumari Biochemistry Lab Attendent Regular 06412401078
4 Shri Bijay Kumar Singh Biochemistry Lab Attendent Regular 06412401078