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Dr. Santhosh Kumar B.

Deputy Registrar
Phone :
04712524140, 04712520360
Academic Qualifications

Ph.D. Physics, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad

M.Sc.Biophysics Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam

B.Sc. Physics, University of Kerala, Trivandrum

Post Graduate Diploma in Bioethics (PGDBE), IGNOU

Radiological Safety Officer (RSO) Certificate Course, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai

Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights (PGDIPR), University of Kerala

Professional Record

Deputy Registrar-Academic Affairs, SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram, 27th July 2017-Till date

Deputy Registrar (Adhoc), SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram, 2/11/2016 - 25/7/2017

Principal Investigator, DST-FTSYS, SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram, 14/1/2013 - 13/1/2016

Assistant Professor, School of Biosciences Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, 27/11/2012 - 04/1/2013

Assistant Professor(Biophysics), Deccan College of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, 12/04/2004 - 11/9/2012

Honors

Mahatma Gandhi University Ist Rank holder in MSc Biophysics.

Awards

Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences (IABS) Young Scientist Award-2015

DST-SERB Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientist-2012

National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS), SS Misra Award-2012

Young Scientist award, Society for Free Radical Research (SFRR), January 2010

Best presentation award in ?Free Radicals & Natural Products in Human Health", Society for Free Radical Research, Lucknow, 2009.

CSIR International Travel Fellowship to attend the ?International conference on selenium in environment and human health?, Suzhou, china, October 2009

National Academy of Medical Science (NAMS) Fellowship for CME programme (2009).

Best poster award in International Conference on "Free Radicals & Natural Products in Health", Society for Free Radical Research, Jaipur, 2008.

Area of Interest

Academic Affairs, Radiation Protection, IPR, Free radicals, Fluorescence

Current Activities

Academic affairs of PhD, MPhil, MTech, MS, MPH and DPH programs

Assistant Central Public Information Officer (ACPIO) -Academic

Convener- Hostel Management Committee

Convener- BOS (Biomedical Technology and Clinical Engineering).

Convener: BOS (Health Sciences).

Patents

Application filed: S.Sandhyamani and B.Santhosh Kumar. Surface modified material as non reflecting and inert substratum for microscopic imaging and spectral studies of biological and non biological samples: (No. 5169/CHE/2013, Dated 14/11/2013)

Membership

Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MAMS), India.

Member of Indian Society for Radiation and Photochemical Sciences (ISRAPS).

Member of Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences (IABS).

Member of Society for Free Radical Research (SFRR)

Select Publications

B. Santhosh Kumar, S. Sandhyamani, Shaiju S. Nazeer, R.S. Jayasree. Interference of tissue fluorescence measurement and imaging by autofluorescence of substrata. Journal of Applied Spectroscopy, 82 (3), 2015.

N. Uzma, A. Hasan, B. Santhosh Kumar, H. A. Qaiyum, D. R. Basalingappa, D. Reddy. Epidemiology, clinical profiles and risk factors in obstructive sleep apnea. Minerva Pneumol. 2015;54, 1-8.

Nazia Uzma, Ashfaq Hasan, B. Santhosh Kumar. High Mallampati score, obesity and obstructive sleep apnea: Triple insult to lung function?. J Med Allied Sci 2014;4(2)

B.Santhosh Kumar, KI Priyadarsini. Selenium Nutrition, How Important it is?. Biomedicine and Preventive Nutrition. Biomedicine & Preventive Nutrition 2014, 4, 333-341.

Nazia Uzma, B.Santhosh Kumar, Syeda Anees. Red wine ameliorate CCl4 induced acute injury in rats. Australian Journal of Biomedical Sciences 2011, 1(1) 1-7.

MAH Hazari, BR Reddy, N Uzma, B Santhosh Kumar. Cognitive impairment in type 2 diabetes mellitus. International Journal of Diabetes Mellitus, 2015, 3(1), 19-24.

Ashfaq Hasan, Nazia Uzma, TLN Swamy, A Shoba, B Santhosh Kumar. Correlation of Clinical Profiles with Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Metabolic Syndrome. Sleep and Breathing. 2012, 16(1).

B. Santhosh Kumar, Santosh K. Tiwari, Saikant R, Manoj G, Amit Kunwar, Sivaram G, Zakia Abid, Adeel Ahmad, Aleem A. Khan, K. Indira Priyadarsini. Gastroprotective, antibacterial and ulcer healing effects of organo-selenium compounds in naproxen induced and Helicobacter pylori infected Wistar rat model. J Trace Elements. Med. Biol. 2010; 24 (4) 263-270.

Manoj G, Santosh K. Tiwari, Sivaram G, Saikant R, Avinash Bardia, B Santhosh Kumar, Zakia Abid, Md. Aejaz Habeeb, Aleem A. Khan, CM Habibullah. Genetic variability in the repeat region of cytotoxin associated gene A of Indian Helicobacter pylori strains and its implication on various acid peptic disorders. Review in infect. 2010; 1(1): 31-37.

Sivaram G, Santosh K. Tiwari, Avinash Bardia, Manoj G, B Santhosh Kumar, Saikant R, Md. Aejaz Habeeb, Aleem A. Khan, CM Habibullah. Association of genetic variants of Mannan Binding Lectin-2 gene, MBL levels and function in Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn?s Disease. Innate immunity. 2011, 17(6) (DOI: 10.1177/1753425910384531).

Santhosh Kumar B, Santosh K. Tiwari, Manoj G, Zakia Abid, Adeel Ahmad, Amit Kunwar, Aleem A. Khan, K. Indira Priyadarsini. In-vitro and In-vivo Evaluation of Sodium Selenite against Helicobacter pylori. Scand. J. Infect. Dis. 2010;42(4):266-274.

Santosh K. Tiwari, G. Manoj, Vishwas Sharma, G. Sivaram, R. Saikant, Avinash Bardia, Varun K. Sharma, Zakia Abid, Aleem A. Khan and M. Aejaz Habeeb, B. Santhosh Kumar. Relevance of Helicobacter pylori genotypes in gastric pathology and its association with plasma malondialdehyde and nitric oxide levels, Inflammo Pharmacology, 2010, 18(2), 59-64.

B. Santhosh Kumar, Amit Kunwar, KI Priyadarsini. Anti-hemolytic and Peroxyl Radical Scavenging Activity of Organoselenium Compounds: An In Vitro Study, Biological Trace Element Research,2011, 140(2), 127-138.

Uzma N, B. Santhosh Kumar, KI Priyadrsini. Hepatoprotective effects of selenocystine in wistar rats, Biological Trace Element Research, 2011, 142(3), 723-734 (10.1007/s12011-010-8807-x).

Uzma N and B. Santhosh Kumar, Exposure to benzene induces oxidative stress, alters the immune response and expression of p53 gene in petroleum workers, American J. Industrial Med. 53(12), 1264?1270, 2010

Nazema K, B. Santhosh Kumar, MA Hannan Hazari. Cognitive impairment in diabetic patients, international Journal of Pharma and Biosciences, 1(3), 2010.

Uzma N, B. Santhosh Kumar, K Salar, A Madhuri, V D Reddy. Lymphocyte and hepatocyte toxicity of Benzene- an invitro and in vivo evaluation, Internet J Toxicol., 2009, 6 (2)

Nazia Uzma, B Santhosh Kumar, BM Khaja Mohinuddin Salar, Mohammed Atheshm Zafar, V Devender Reddy. A comparative clinical survey of the prevalence of refractive errors and eye diseases in urban and rural school children, Canadian J Opthalmol., 2009, 44 (3),328-333.

B. Santhosh Kumar, Amit Kunwar, A Ahmad, LB Kumbhare, VK Jain, KI Priyadarsini In vitro Radioprotection of biomolecules by organoselenium compounds-differences between mono and diselenides. Radiation and Environmental Biophy, 2009, 48 (4).

Beena Misra, B.Santhosh Kumar, KI Priyadarsini. Pulse and gamma radiolysis studies of NN?dimethyl selenourea, Radiat. Phy.Chem., 2008, 77, 125-130.

Nazia Uzma, BM Khaja Mohinuddin Salar, B Santhosh Kumar, Nusrat Aziz, M Anthony David, V Devender Reddy. Impact of organic solvents and environmental pollutants on the physiological function in petrol filling workers. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health (2008) 5: 139-146.

B. Santhosh Kumar, S. Sandhyamani, Shaiju S. Nazeer, R.S. Jayasree. Rapid and Simple Method of Photobleaching to Reduce Background Autofluorescence in Tissue Sections. Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 2015, 52 (1).

B.Santhosh Kumar, Beena Misra, Indhira Priyadarsini and Harimohan. Metal Complexation of quercetin and its binding with DNA. Nat. Acad. Sci. Lett. 2004, 44(9).

Book Chapter
Obstructive sleep apnea and metabolic syndrome: clinical profiles and relationships. In: Sleep modulation by obesity, diabetes, age and diet. Elsevier publications. Ashfaq Hasan, Nazia Uzma, B. Santhosh Kumar 2014, (ISBN: 978-0-12-420168-2).