I teach general biochemistry and also biochemistry of the eye at both undegraduate and postgraduate levels. My research area is in understanding the cellular and molecular mechanism of diabetic retinopathy. My interest is also in neurodegeneration and neuroprotection in diabetic retina.
In born error of metabolism
Teaching and research to undergraduate students
Teaching and research to Masters students
Müller glial cells are highly metabolic active cells that compensate for the high energy demand of retinal neurons. It has been believed that glucose provides the energy needs by the...
Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a severe complication of diabetes and the leading cause of blindness among working adults worldwide. DR is being widely recognized as a neurodegenerative...
Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) is one of the leading causes of decreased vision and blindness in developed countries. Diabetes-induced metabolic disorder is believed to increase oxidative stress...