Scientist 'E'
Pathology and Microbiology

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Brief Profile

Dr M.V.Surekha completed MBBS from V.S.S Medical College, Sambalpur University (Odisha) in the year 1996. She completed MD in Pathology from the same Medical College and University in the year 2002. She then joined Global Hospitals, Lakdi-ka-pul, Hyderabad as a Consultant in Hematology and Histopathology in the year 2003 and worked till 2008. She joined Pathology Division of NIN in the year 2008. Her areas of specialization are (1) Maternal and newborn anaemia and placenta research (2) Cancer (3) Toxicology. As a Scientist in Pathology Division of NIN and as a Pathologist by profession, she is involved in routine activities of the division and also collaborating with other researchers from both within the institute as well as from outside in their research projects ( which include histopathology , hematology and immunohistochemistry). She is a co-investigator in many Pre-clinical toxicology projects of both the institute as well as outside institutes and companies. She is also involved in collaboration with and reporting Extra-institutional short term research projects of research scholars and students from other Universities, Medical and Dental colleges and is also involved in reporting of surgical biopsies of patients received from neighboring hospitals, nursing homes and histopathology labs. She is a member of the Nutrition Society of India (NSI), Indian Medical Association (IMA), Andhra Pradesh Medical Council and Orissa Medical Council.

Total publications : 18
  1. Surekha MV, Balakrishna N, Srinivas M, Uday Kumar P. Hemoglobin distribution width in predicting iron deficiency anaemia in healthy pregnant women in third trimester of pregnancy. IJIRAS 2017; 4(7):390-95.
  2. MV Surekha. Clinicomorphological spectrum of odontogenic cysts and fibro-osseous lesions of Jaws: A single Institute experience. OMPJ 2018; 9 (1): 47-50.
  3. Sugeedha Jeyapal, Suryam Reddy Kona, Surekha Venkata Mullapudi, Uday Kumar Putcha, Puvaneswari Gurumurthi & Ahamed Ibrahim. Substitution of linoleic acid with α-linolenic acid or long chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid prevents Western diet-induced nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis. Scientific Reports (2018) 8:10953 | DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-29222-y.
  4. Surekha MV, Ghafoornisa, Vajreshwari A, Sharada K, Quadri SSYH, Sesikeran B, Uday Kumar Putcha. Effect of dietary fatty acids on the development of carcinogen-induced breast cancer in female fisher (F344) rats. J Cancer Sci Ther 2015, 7:8. http://
  5. Raja Gopal Reddy, S. Mullapudi Venkata, U.K. Putcha, S.M. Jeyakumar. Vitamin A deficiency induces endoplasmic reticulum stress and apoptosis in pancreatic islet cells: Implications of stearoyl-CoA desaturase 1-mediated oleic acid synthesis. Experimental Cell Research 2018; 364:104-112.
  6. Reddy KRKDasari CDuscharla DSupriya BRam NSSurekha MVKumar JMUmmanni R. Dimethylarginine dimethylaminohydrolase-1 (DDAH1) is frequently upregulated in prostate cancer, and its overexpression conveys tumor growth and angiogenesis by metabolizing asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA).Angiogenesis 2018 ;21(1):79-94. doi: 10.1007/s10456-017-9587-0. Epub 2017 Nov 17.
  7. Jeyapal S, Putcha UK, Mullapudi VS, Ghosh S, Sakamuri A,Kona SR, Vadakattu SS,Madakasira S,Ibrahim A. Chronic consumption of fructose in combination with trans fatty acids but not with saturated fatty acids induces non-alcoholic steatohepatitis with fibrosis in rats. Eur J Nutr. 2017 Jul 4. doi: 10.1007/s00394-017-1492-1. [Epub ahead of print].
  9. Himaja Nallagatla, R.Hemalatha, V.Surekha, Mohd.Shujauddin. Role of novel symbiotic supplementation on ovalbumin-induced allergy model: Impact on immunomodulation. Bioactive carbohydrates and dietary fiber.
  10. Kumar PU, Jain P, Siruguri V , Surekha MV, Rao VV. Knowledge, attitude and practices Of general Practitioners and homeopaths regarding food allergy and anaphylaxis in India- A Comparative Study. EJMR 2017;4(2):1-6.
  11. P Jain, Sapna Singh, Vasanthi Siruguri, V Surekha, V.V Rao, P. Uday Kumar Knowledge, attitude and practices of general practitioners regarding food allergy and anaphylaxis in India. Indian J Applied and Pure Bio 2017; 32 (2):205-16.
  12. Kanwal ANizami HLMullapudi SPutcha UKMohan GK, Banerjee SK. Inhibition of SGLT1 abrogates preconditioning-induced cardioprotection against ischemia-reperfusion injury. Biochem Biophys Res Commun.2016 Apr 1; 472(2):392-8. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2016.02.016. Epub 2016 Feb 23.
  13. Mooli Raja Gopal Reddy,Chodisetti Pavan KumarMalleswarapu MaheshManchiryala Sravan Kumar, Surekha Mullapudi VenkataUday Kumar PutchaAyyalasomayajula VajreswariShanmugam M Jeyakumar. Vitamin A deficiency suppresses high fructose-induced triglyceride synthesis and elevates resolvin D1 levels. Biochim Biophys Acta 2016 Mar 18;1861(3):156-65. Epub 2015 Nov 18.
  14. Bhaskar Rao A, Prasad E, Deepthi SS, Ramakrishna S, Madhusudan K, Surekha MV, Sri Rama Y, Venkat R. Wound healing a new perspective on glucosylated tetrahydrocurcumin. Drug design development and therapy 2015; 9: 3579-3588.
  15. Chetan Nimgulkar, Sudip  Ghosh, Shankar Anand, Uday Kumar P, Surekha M V, Madhusudhanachary  P,  Annapurna B R. Combination of spices and herbal extract restore macrophage foam cell migration and abrogate other inflammatory signaling cascades of atherogenesis. Vascular Pharmacology, 2015; 72:53-63.
  16. Muthenna, G.Raghu, P.Anil Kumar, M.V.Surekha, G.Bhanuprakash Reddy. Effect of cinnamon and its procyanidin-B2 enriched fraction on diabetic nephropathy in rats. Chemico-biological interactions 2014; (222): 68-76.Surekha Venkata, Uday Kumar.Does Apoptosis contribute to a better prognosis in medullary carcinoma of breast? J Dr NTR Univ of Health sciences 2012;1:12-16.
  17. Kumar, M.Y. Ali, P. Sailaja, S. Mahesh, M.V. Surekha, N. Giridharan, N. Harishankar. Therapeutic properties of Mucuna pruriens Linn.– an Unani drug, in  a    prediabetic obese rat model Int JBody Comp Research 2012,10(1): 1–8.
  18. Surekha V M, Uday K P, Sesikeran B. Odontogenic tumors and giant cell lesions of jaws - a nine year study. World J of Surg Oncol 2011; 9:68.
  19. Satish Kumar, Mir Yousuf Ali, P. Sailaja, S. Mahesh, V. Surekha, N.V. Giridharan ,N. Harishankar. Male reproductive enhancing activity of mucuna pruriens linn. seed extract in wnin/gr-ob obese rats – an infertile obese mutant rat model with prediabetes. International Journal of Current Research 2011; 33(6):323-327.