Dr Anupama Hegde


    Professor , Consultant Biochemist at Clinical Biochemistry Lab KMCH-AC, Internal Auditor for NABL accreditation process


Subject Semester / Year
MBBS Biochemistry
MD Biochemistry
MSc Biochemistry
BDS Biochemistry
MDS Biochemistry
Allied Health Sciences Biochemistry


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) JSS Medical College, Mysore 1995
MD (Doctor of Medicine) Biochemistry Manipal Academy of Higher education (MAHE), Manipal 2003


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Biochemistry, KMC Mangalore Professor Dec 2017 - till date
Department of Biochemistry, KMC Mangalore Professor & Head Feb 2018 - 06/02/2023
Department of Biochemistry, KMC Mangalore Associate Professor 2008 - 2017
Department of Biochemistry, KMC Mangalore Assistant Professor 2003-2008


Area of Interest

Hypothyroidism, Metabolic syndrome, Hemoglobinopathies, Laboratory management

Area of Expertise

Interpretation and reporting of variant Hemoglobins, protein electrophoresis, QC management in the clinical laboratory

Area of Research

Hypothyroidism, Metabolic syndrome, Hemoglobinopathies

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

    Association of Medical Biochemists; Association of clinical Biochemists; Indian Medical Association; Society of Bioclogical Chemists

Association of Interleukin-6 and Myeloperoxidase with Insulin Resistance in Impaired Fasting Glucose Subjects.

Ashish Agarwal Anupama Hegde Charu Yadav Afzal Ahmad Poornima Ajay Manjrekar Rukmini Mysore Srikantiah

Ind J Clin Biochem (Jan-March) 2017; 32(1): 33-38. DOI 10.1007/s12291-016-0567-8.

Lipids and ischemia modified albumin in subclinical hypothyroidism: response to Levothyroxine replacement.

Jaseem T Anupama Hegde Chakrapani M Sathish Rao Poornima Manjrekar Rukmini MS

Asian J Pharm Clin Res, 10(5);2017:336-338. (Feb 2017) DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22159/ajpcr.2017.v10i5.17373

Pterocarpus marsupium Heartwood extract restores learning, memory and cognitive flexibility in STZ- NA induced diabetes animal model.

Bheemesh vangalapati Poornima A Manjrekar Anupama Hegde Amith Kumar

International Journal of Pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences. March 2016; 8(3):339-343

Effect of High Normal Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Levels on Lipid Parameters in Non-diabetic Subjects.

Jaseem T Hegde Anupama Manjrekar Poornima Chakrapani M Rao Sathish Rukmini M S

British Journal of Medicine & Medical Research, 9 (10). pp. 1-7. ISSN 2231-0614

Elevation of HbA1c in nondiabetic hypothyroid individuals: Is anaemia the connecting link? – A preliminary study.

Alap Christy Poornima Manjrekar Ruby P Babu Rukmini MS Anupama Hegde

Journal of clinical & diagnostic research 2013 Nov;7(11):2442-2444

Correlation of Thyroid peroxidase antibody titer to cardiovascular markers in subclinical and overt hypothyroid subjects before and after treatment

Comparison of Insulin sensitivity in subclinical and over hypothyroidism

Small dense low density lipoprotein (sd-LDL) an advanced lipid marker for CAD risk in Sub clinical hypothyroidism

Paraoxonase-1 activity in non-smoking and smoking healthy male blood donors

Effects Of Phyllanthus niruri (Linn.) treatment on various organs in CCl4 and alcohol induced hepatotoxic rats