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Dr Anitha Devanath
Designation : Professor Grade I
Department: Biochemistry


1. Life membership for Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBI)

2. Life membership for Association of Medical Biochemists of India (AMBI)

3. Life membership for Association of Medical Biochemists Karnataka Chapter (AMBKC)

4. Life membership for International Society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism (ISIEM)

1. Anitha D. and Venkatesh T. 2000. “The changing scenario in diagnosing prostate cancer.” I.J.C.B., 15 (2): 114-118.

2. Sultana Furruqh, Anitha D and Venkatesh T. 2004. “Estimation of Reference Values in Liver function Test in Health Plan Individuals of an Urban South Indian population”. I.J.C.B., 19 (2) 73-79.

3. Sanjay O P, Anitha D and Thejas B C. “Arterial blood gas management during cardiopulmonary bypass”. I.J.C.B., 20 (1):98-102.

4. Anitha Devanath, Jaya Kumari, Jim Joe, Saly Peter, Sugirtha Rajan, Laly Sabu, Shivshankar, Janet Mary, Smitha, Roselin and Arokiasami. 2009 “The usefulness of Lipase / Amylase ratio in Acute Pancreatitis in South Indian Population”. IJCB , 24 (4); 361-365.

5. Jaya Kumari, Anitha Devanath, Kiron Varghese Unusual case of elevated Troponin I. - Biomedicine; 2010; 30(2):262-265

6. Raj Kumar Yadav, Binod Yadav, Anitha Devanath. A comparative study of the Creatinine clearance in 12-hour and 24-hour timed urine collection in healthy volunteer. J. of Nobel Medical College 2013 Vol 2, no. 2, issue 4; 1-5.

7. Anitha Devanath, Somadattaa Ray, Ravi Kumar and B S Prarthana. A Study to evaluate Lipid profile in treatment naïve HIV positive patients. I.J.C.B., Jan 2014; 29 (1); 45-50.

8. Andrew Mente, Martin O’Donnell, Sumathy Rangarajan, Matthew J McQueen, Paul Poirier, Andreas Wielgosz, Howard Morrison, Wei Li, Xingyu Wang, Chen Di, Prem Mony, Anitha Devanath, Annika Rosengren, Aytekin Oguz, Katarzyna Zatonska, Afzal Hussein Yusufali, Patricia Lopez-Jaramillo, Alvaro Avezum, Noorhassim Ismail, Fernando Lanas, Thandi Puoane, Rafael Diaz, Royakl Kelishadi, Romania Iqbal, Rita Yusuf, Jephat Chifamba, Rasha Khatib, Koon Teo, Salim Yusuf. Association of Urinary Sodium and Potassium excretion with blood pressure. The New England Journal of Medicine Volume 371, No.7, Aug 2014, Page 601-611.

9. Mente A, O’Donnell MJ, Dagenais G, Wielgosz A, Lear SA, McQueen MJ, Jiang Y, Xingyu W, Jian B, Calik KBT, Akalin AA, Mony P, Devanath A, Yusufali AH, Lopez Jaramillo JP, Avezum A, Yusoff K, Rosengren A, Kruger L, Orlandini A, Rangarajan S, Teo K, Yusuf S. Validation and comparison of three formulae to estimate sodium and potassium excretion from a single morning fasting urine compared to 24-hour measures in 11 countries. J Hypertens 2014 vol 32; 32:1005-1014.

10. Jayakumari and Anitha Devanath Evaluation of long term performance of Glycated hemoglobin(HbA1c)component in a control material. Biomedicine- 2015

11. Reshma Raghu and Anitha D. Evaluation of vitamin D status in apparently healthy women above 20 years of age attending a tertiary care hospital. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 2016 5;4: 1494-1504.

12. Shubha N Prakash, Jayakumari Shanthakumari, Anitha Devanath. Effect of Sucralose on glucose uptake by rat L6 myotubes. IJMB 2017; 21:2:162-165.

13. Shubha N Prakash, Anitha Devanath and Ahlad. Calibrator: How long is it stable ? International Journal of Clinical biochemistry and Research 2017:4:4:348-353.

14. Jayakumari, Anitha Devanath, Ganapathy Bantwal, Shubha N Prakash and Suparna Mukerjee. Evaluation of Vitamin D binding protein (DBP) gene polymorphism in Vitamin D deficient patients attending a tertiary care hospital–a pilot study. Ind J of Biochem and Res. 2020; 7(1): 87-90

15. Anitha Devanath, Jayakumari, Shubha N Prakash and Reshma Raghu. Can Sample Type Affect Vitamin D Concentration? IJMB 2020; 24(1)

16. Nishta Wadhwa and Anitha Devanath. Evaluation of Analytical Performance in Clinical Biochemistry Laboratory in India Using Six Sigma Methodology. IJMB 2020; 24 (1)

17. Deshpande RP, Devanath A, Marisiddappa L and Shanthaveeranna GK. A pilot study to compare urinary protein of fractional urine collected over 24 hour period versus traditional 24 h urine collection period. Ind J Clin Biochem and Res. 2020; 7:1:1-7.

18. Shanthaveeranna GK and Devanath A. Jaffe’s Kinetic method comparison between isotope dilution mass spectrometry standardized versus non-standardised method. Ind J Health Sci Biomed. Res. 2020; 13: 137-139.

19. Shiri S, Vasudevan A, Joseph S, Thomas T, AV L and Devanath A. Impact of using Reference Change value of serum creatinine in the diagnosis, staging and outcome of Acute kidney injury in critically ill children: An interim analysis. Kidney International Reports 2021; Vol 6, Issue 4 Supplement, S 23, April 01,202.

20. Arshad Alam, Anitha Devanath, Shubha Prakash. A Study to Evaluate Perception and Implementation of Critical Alert Protocol Amongst Laboratory Personnel and Critical Care Team in a Tertiary Care Hospital. RGUHS Journal of Allied Health Sciences 2021; 1(2):20-27.

Title of the project Funding agency Role in the project Current status
Role of genetic polymorphism in vitamin D binding protein (DBP) in variations in response of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] to vitamin D supplementation RGUHS
To study the utility of urinary Nephrin level as a biomarker of early glomerular injury in hypertensive patients & the effect of treatment with ACEi/ARB on the urinary Nephrin levels: A pilot study RGUHS
To establish and validate a correction factor for the effect of invitro hemolysis on potassium estimation Bangalore Research Society PI Co-PI Ongoing Completed
A study to establish the reference range for 24hr and random urine protein, creatinine, calcium, phosphorus, uric acid, magnesium, sodium and potassium in apparently healthy individuals: A pilot study Research Society PI Ongoing
A study to establish and validate dilution protocol for high serum Prolactin levels: A pilot study Research Society PI Completed
Clinicopathologic patterns in electrophoresis with a special reference to M-spike: A hospital-based study. Unfunded PI Ongoing

1. Joint Secretary, Association of Medical Biochemists of India (AMBI)

2. Executive Member, Association of Medical Biochemists Karnataka Chapter (AMBKC)

3. Core Committee Member, National Accreditation Board of Laboratories (NABL)

4. Core Sub-committee Member for NABL 112, National Accreditation Board of Laboratories (NABL)

5. Lab Incharge, Biochemistry Research Lab, St. John’s Research Institute.

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