The Department of Biochemistry is now over 27 years old. During this
time it has made rapid progress both in technology and academics to meet
the growing needs of clinicians, patients and students.
Routine and special
biochemical investigations are carried out in the clinical biochemistry
laboratory where emergency services are available 24 hrs. a day and
seven days a week. A large number of special investigations on
hormones, drugs and fertility panel Thalasemia and Diabetes are also
carried out by Chemilumiscence, ELISA and RIA.
On the academic side
regular teaching and training of MBBS, BDS Nursing, DMLT and BMLT. The
department has a recognized seat by MCI for M.D. in Biochemistry. A
number of research projects for M.D./M.S. students as well as for ICMR
projects for both undergraduate, postgraduate students and
interdepartmental projects are taken up every year.