Dr Rukmini M S

Professor and Head

Department of Biochemistry


    Dr Rukmini M S teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    She is:

    • Consultant Biochemist at Clinical Biochemistry Lab KMCH-AC.


Subject Semester / Year
Biochemistry First year


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) Biochemistry Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Mysore 1993
MD (Doctor of Medicine) Biochemistry Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Manipal 2003


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Biochemistry KMC, Mangalore Professor and Head 07/02/2023 - till date
Department of Biochemistry KMC, Mangalore Professor 31/01/2023 - till date
Department of Biochemistry KMC, Mangalore Associate Professor 2008 - 30/01/2023
Department of Biochemistry KMC, Mangalore Assistant Professor 2003-2008


Area of Interest

Dyslipidemia , Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus , Cardiovascular diseases , Rare case presentations in clinical scenario

Area of Research

Prevalence of Dyslipidemia in Diabetes Mellitus /in relation to life style modifications , Therapy and Nutrition

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of Board of Studies for Biochemistry, 2013.
  • Life member of Association of Clinical Biochemists of India, 2006.
  • Life member of Association of Medical Biochemists of India, 2011.
  • Life member of Karnataka Chapter Association of Medical Biochemists (AMBKC), 2012.
  • Life member of Society of Biological Scientists of India, 2012.
  • Internal Auditor for NABL accreditation process.

A rare case of the lenz syndrome.

2013-01-01 Sohil T Ketki K Nutan K Poornima M

Evaluation of antimicrobial efficacy of 0.5% IKI, 3% NaOCl and 0.2% CHX when used alone and in combination as intra canal irrigants against enterococcos faecal is - An in vitro study.

2009-01-01 Neera Joshi Kundabala M Shalini Shenoy Mulki

The beneficial effects of NONI fruit juice in diabetic patients.

2009-01-01 Hegde Anupama Kamath Asha Sabitha P Adhikari Prabha M R

Plasma adenosine deaminase activity and antioxidant status in preeclampsia compared to healthy pregnant and non-pregnant women.

2009-01-01 Kowsalya R Perriera J Nandini M Asha K

Superoxide dismutase and catalase activities and their correlation with malondialdehyde in Schizophrenic patients.


Indices of glucose homeostasis in cord blood of preterm and term newborns.

2013-01-01 Dr Afzal Ahmed

Concentration of beta-2 microglobulin in early stages of chronic kidney disease.

2012-01-01 Dr Mamatha Shenoy

Serum albumin and nutritional status in tuberculosis patients.

2014-01-01 Vanishree