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Staff Id : 12507
Name : Dr. N. VIJAYAKUMAR
Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Department : BIOCHEMISTRY & BIOTECHNOLOGY
Qualification : M.Sc(BioChem),M.Phil.,B.Ed.,Ph.D.
Specialization : TOXICOLOGY & DIABETES MELLITUS
Date of Birth : 10-05-1981
Date of Joining : 04-09-2006
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
No.3, Ist cross,Varalakshmi garden,
Vibeeshnapuram,
Chidambaram- 608 002, Tamilnadu
9842574258nvkbiochem@yahoo.co.in
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 1-
Ph.D. 34


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 171918-9
Conducted 112-2


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed 1-2400000
Ongoing 1-827500
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
17 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
- 47 - - 2 -

List of Publications - International
Venkatesan Kumari B, Mani R, Asokan BR, Balakrishnan K, Ramasamy A, Parthasarathi R, Kandasamy C, Govindaraj R, Vijayakumar N, Vijayakumar S. , "Green Synthesised Silver Nanoparticles Using Anoectochilus elatus Leaf Extract: Characterisation and Evaluation of Antioxidant, Anti-Inflammatory, Antidiabetic, and Antimicrobial Activities.", Journal of Composites Science, Volume 7, Number 11, Nov 2023, pp. 453-455. 2023.
Palani Manogar, Jobu Esther Morvinyabesh, Ponnusamy Ramesh, Gnanasekar Dayana Jeyaleela, Venkatesan Amalan, Jamaan S Ajarem, Ahmed A Allam, Jong Seong Khim, Natesan Vijayakuma, "Biosynthesis and antimicrobial activity of aluminium oxide nanoparticles using Lyngbya majuscula extract.", Materials Letters , Volume 311, Number 1, Jan 2022, pp. 131569-131573. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2021.131569 .
40. Kandasamy Selvama, Chinnappan Sudhakara, Shanmugavel Uma Maheswari, Mani Poonkothai, S.D.K Shri Devi and Natesan Vijayakumar, "Synthesis of activated carbon from Borassus flabellifer empty fruit bunch waste and their application in chromium (VI) removal.", International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry, Volume 103, Number 19, Jan 2021, pp. 7847-7858. 10.1080/03067319.2021.1977285.
Vijayakumar Natesan and Sung Jin Kim, "Diabetic Nephropathy √Ę‚,¨‚Äú a Review of Risk Factors, Progression, Mechanism, and Dietary Management.", Biomolecules and Therapeutics , Volume 29, Number 4, Apr 2021, pp. 365-372. https://doi.org/10.4062/biomolther.2020.204.
Antoine Kada Sanda , David Fotsing , Oumar Mahamat , Vijayakumar Natesan , Jayaprakash Rajendran , Edouard Akono Nantia , Paul Desire Dzeufiet Djomeni , Pierre Kamtchouing, "Effect of stem bark aqueous extract in male albino wistar rats: Allanblackia floribunda androgenic activities and penile nitric oxide (NO) production.", Asian Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Volume 7, Number 2, Aug 2021, pp. 63-73. : https://doi.org/10.31024/ajpp.2021.7.2.5.
Amalan. V, Jose Vinoth Raja. A, Rajeswari. R, Jayaprakash. R, and Vijayakumar. N, "Antithrombotic, Antihemolytic Activities and Protein Conjugation Properties of Silver Nanoparticles Synthesized from Turbinaria ornata.", Asian Journal of Chemistry, Volume 33, Number 8, Aug 2021, pp. 1736-1742. https://doi.org/10.14233/ajchem.2021.23237.
E. Janardhan Yadav, Y. K. Prabhakar, K. Sreenath, P.Vijayakumar, N. Vijayakumar, K. Subhashini, J. S. R. Murthy, "Molecular investigation and phylogenetic analysis of Jaagsiekte sheep retrovirus in naturally ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma infected small ruminants in Andhra Pradesh, India.", Comparative Clinical Pathology, Volume 65, Number 4, Aug 2021, pp. 7-11. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00580-021-03271-8.
B. PREETHI, R. JAYAPRAKASH , S. KUTTI RANI and N. VIJAYAKUMAR, "Characterization, Molecular Docking, Antimicrobial and Anticancer Studies on 5-Bromo salicylaldehyde-furan-2-yl-methanamine Condensed Schiff Base Rare Earth Metal Complexes.", Asian Journal of Chemistry, Volume 33, Number 9, Aug 2021, pp. 2127-2134. https://doi.org/10.14233/ajchem.2021.23306.
Shanmugam Rajeshkumar*, Munusamy Tharani, Vijayarangan Devi Rajeswari, Naiyf S. Alharbi, Shine Kadaikunnan, Jamal M. Khaled, Kasi Gopinath, Natesan Vijayakumar, and Marimuthu Govindarajan, "Synthesis of greener silver nanoparticle-based chitosan nanocomposites and their potential antimicrobial activity against oral pathogens.", Green Processing and Synthesis, Volume 10, Number 1, Oct 2021, pp. 658-665. https://doi.org/10.1515/gps-2021-0060.
Chinnappan Sudhakar, Mani Poonkothai, Thangaswamy Selvankmuar, Kandasamy Selvam , Govindan Rajivgandhi, Muhammad Zubair Siddiqi, Naiyf S. Alharbi, Shine Kadaikunnan, Natesan Vijayakumar, "Biomimetic synthesis of iron oxide nanoparticles using Canthium coromandelicum leaf extract and its antibacterial and catalytic degradation of Janus green.", Inorganic Chemistry Communications, Volume 133, Number 2, Sep 2021, pp. 1-6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.inoche.2021.108977.
Pothiaraj Govindan√,¬∑ Packiyadass Manjusha√,¬∑ Konda Mani Saravanan√,¬∑ Vijayakumar Natesan√,¬∑ Saleh H. Salmen√,¬∑ Saleh Alfarraj√,¬∑ Milton Wainwright√,¬∑ Harshavardhan Shakila, "Expression and preliminary characterization of the potential vaccine candidate LipL32 of leptospirosis.", Applied Nnanoscience, Volume 10, Number 1, 2021, pp. 456-467. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13204-021-02097-8.
Kandasamy Selvam , Chinnappan Sudhakar, Shanmugavel Uma Maheswari, Mani Poonkothai, S.D.K Shri Devid and Natesan Vijayakumar, "Synthesis of activated carbon from Borassus flabellifer empty fruit bunch waste and their application in chromium (VI) removal.", INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY, Volume 10, Number 2, Oct 2021, pp. 1-6. https://doi.org/10.1080/03067319.2021.1977285.
Hariharan Chandran, Dinesh Kumar Anandhan, Prabhu Gunasekaran, Vanmathi Babu, Vijayakumar Natesan, Gobinath Thilagar and Ramakrishnan Arumugam, "Pharmacological Effect of Androgrophis paniculata in Ammonium Acetate Induced Hyperammonemia: A Dose-dependent Study.", Toxicology International, Volume 28, Number 1, 2021, pp. 91-101. 10.18311/ti/2021/v28i1/26541.
VIGNESHWARI J, GNANASEKARAN A, VIJAYAKUMAR N , MANIKANDAN P, APSARNISHA R, DINESHKUMAR K, SENTHILKUMAR PK, "BIOPROSPECTING OF HALOPHILIC BACTERIA FROM THE COASTAL AREA OF MARAKANAM SALTPAN.", International Journal of Biology, Pharmacy, Volume 10, Number 10, 2021, pp. 3646-3661. https://doi.org/10.31032/IJBPAS/2021/10.10.5674.
Vijayakumar Natesan and Sung-Jin Kim, "Lipid Metabolism, Disorders and Therapeutic Drugs √Ę‚,¨‚Äú Review.", Biomolecules and Therapeutics, Volume 29, Number 6, Nov 2021, pp. 596-604. https://doi.org/10.4062/biomolther.2021.122.
R.Rajeswari, M. Sridevi, N. Vijayakumar, S. Banerjee, "Molecular Docking interaction of Kaempferol-3-o-√é¬Ī-l- rhamnoside isolated from Cardiospermum halicacabum Linn with molecular targets involved in blood glucose homeostasis.", Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Research, Volume 12, Number 2, Feb 2020, pp. 329-334. 10.18311/ti/2021/v28i1/26541.
D. Siva Selvi1 , N. Vijayakumar1,*, R. Jayaprakash2 and M. Reddi Nagesh1 , "REVIEW ON ISOLATION, IDENTIFICATION AND APPLICATIONS OF Simarouba glauca PLANT .", Rasayan Journal of Chemistry, Volume 13, Number 13, Jul 2020, pp. 1580-1588. 2020.
Prabhakar YK, Vidyasagar C, Sreenivasulu Dasari, Nishesh S, Muthukumaran M, Ranjani R, Ankanna S, Vigneshwari J, Vijayakumar N, Krishna Kumar J, "Ethno-pharmacological insulin signaling induction of aqueous extract of Syzygium paniculatum fruits in a high-fat diet induced hepatic insulin resistance.", Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 268, Number 6, Nov 2020, pp. 65-75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2020.113576.
Prabhakar YK*, Vijayakumar P, Krishna KJ, Sreenivasulu D, Reddemma U, Venkata PS, Janardhan YE, Anthony JAM , Lakshmi B, Sreenath K , Muthukumaran M, Lakshman KL, Bindu PA, Sridevi T, Ankanna S, Venkata RK, Sreeharsha N, Ranjani R & Vijayakumar N*, "Pathophysiology of high fat diet induced obesity: impact of probiotic banana juice on obesity associated complications and hepatosteatosis.", Scientific Reports, Volume 10, Number 10, Oct 2020, pp. 16894-16900. 2020.
Ramakrishnan Arumugam1, Renuka Mani2, Amalan Venkatesan1, Senthilmurugan Sengamalai3, Vijayakumar Natesan1*, Sung-Jin Kim4* , "Molecular docking studies of natural compounds of naringin on enzymes involved in the urea cycle pathway in hyperammonemia .", Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Volume 19, Number 5, May 2020, pp. 1037-1043. 2020.
S. Suganthi, P. Satheesh kumar, N. Vijayakumar, M. Prakash, R. Anandan, "Transformation of black gram (Vigna mungo (L.) Hepper) with a synthetic cry3a gene from Bacillus thuringiensis for insect resistance.", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, Volume 6, Number 2, Jun 2019, pp. 10-16. 2019.
Lakshmanan Vennila , Loordhurani Asaikumar, Subramanian Sivasangari, Dhanasekaran Jayaraj, Natesan Vijayakumar, "Evaluation of In-Vitro Antioxidant Activity of Biochanin A.", Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics, Volume 9, Number 9, Aug 2019, pp. 594-600. 2019.
21. Anugraha S, Vennila L, Asaikumar L, Vijayakumar N, Panbilnathan A, Ajay Krishnan U and Arya R, "In-vitro antioxidant activity of methanolic leaf and root extracts of Elephantopus scaber. .", Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Volume 8, Number 3, Aug 2019, pp. 404-412. 2019.
R Anandan, Masoud Tohidfar, P Satheesh Kumar, A Kamaraj and N Vijayakumar, "Transgenic okra plants expressing a cry3a gene for fruit borer (Helicoverpa armigera) resistance- an in planta transformation approach.", Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Volume 8, Number 3, May 2019, pp. 79-83. 2019.
Suganthi S, Pugalendhi P, Vijayakumar N, "Nerolidol regulated in the expression pattern of cell proliferative markers during 7, 12 dimethylbenz [a] anthracene-induced mammary carcinogenesis in female rats.", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, Volume 6, Number 1, Apr 2019, pp. 288--294. 2019.
Suganthi S, Pugalendhi P, Vijayakumar N, "Nerolidol regulated in the expression pattern of cell proliferative markers during 7, 12 dimethylbenz [a] anthracene-induced mammary carcinogenesis in female rats.", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, Volume 6, Number 1, Oct 2019, pp. 288-294. 2019.
Suganthi S, Pugalendhi P, Vijayakumar N, "Nerolidol regulated in the expression pattern of cell proliferative markers during 7, 12 dimethylbenz [a] anthracene-induced mammary carcinogenesis in female rats.", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, Volume 6, Number 1, Aug 2019, pp. 288-294. 2019.
Suganthi S, Pugalendhi P, Vijayakumar N, "Nerolidol regulated in the expression pattern of cell proliferative markers during 7, 12 dimethylbenz [a] anthracene-induced mammary carcinogenesis in female rats.", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, Volume 6, Number 1, 2019, pp. 288-294. 2019.
Subramanian Sivasangari, Loordhurani Asaikumar, Lakshmanan Vennila, Natesan Vijayakumar, "Preventive Effect of Arbutin on Isoproterenol-Induced Oxidative Stress, Mitochondrial Damage and Apoptosis in H9c2 Cells.", International Journal of Nutrition, Pharmacology, Neurological Diseases, Volume 9, Number 9, Oct 2019, pp. 97-104. 2019.
Kumari Nishi, Sabitha Ramakrishnan, Vinoth Prasanna, Gunasekaran, Kaushal Parkash, Arumugam Ramakrishnan, Natesan Vijayakumar, Mathan Ganeshan, "Protective effects of p√Ę‚,¨‚Äėcoumaric acid on ethanol induced male reproductive toxicity.", Life Sciences, Volume 209, Number 209, Sep 2018, pp. 1-8. 2018.
Renuka Mani, Vijayakumar Natesan, "Chrysin: Sources, beneficial pharmacological activities, and molecular mechanism of action.", Phytochemistry, Volume 145, Number 145, Oct 2017, pp. 187-196. 2017.
A.Ramakrishnan, N.Vijayakumar, "Urea cycle pathway targeted therapeutic action of naringin against ammonium chloride induced hyperammonemic rats.", Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, Volume 94, Number 94, Aug 2017, pp. 1028-1037. 2017.
Renuka Mani, Vijayakumar Natesan*, Ramakrishnan Arumugam, "Neuroprotective effect of chrysin on hyperammonemia mediated neuroinflammatory responses and altered expression of astrocytic protein in the hippocampus.", Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, Volume 88, Number 88, Jan 2017, pp. 762-769. 2017.
Mani Renuka, Natesan Vijayakumar, Arumugam Ramakrishnan, "Chrysin, a flavonoid attenuates histological changes of hyperammonemic rats: A dose dependent study.", Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy, Volume 82, Number 82, May 2016, pp. 345-354. 2016.
Vijayakumar Natesan, Renuka Mani, Ramakrishnan Arumugam, "Clinical aspects of urea cycle dysfunction and altered brain energy metabolism on modulation of glutamate receptors and transporters in acute and chronic hyperammonemia.", Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy, Volume 81, Number 81, Apr 2016, pp. 192-202. 2016.
Venkatesan Amalan, Natesan Vijayakumar, Dhananjayan Indumathi, Arumugam Ramakrishnan, "Antidiabetic and antihyperlipidemic activity of p-coumaric acid in diabetic rats, role of pancreatic GLUT 2: In vivo approach.", Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy, Volume 84, Number 84, Sep 2016, pp. 230-236. 2016.
Ramakrishnan Arumugam, Vijayakumar Natesan, Renuka Mani, "Effect of naringin on ammonium chloride-induced hyperammonemic rats: A dose-dependent study.", Journal of Acute Medicine, Volume 6, Number 3, Sep 2016, pp. 55-60. 2016.
Arumugam Ramakrishnan, Natesan Vijayakumar, Mani Renuka, "Naringin regulates glutamate-nitric oxide cGMP pathway in ammonium chloride induced neurotoxicity.", Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, Volume 84, Number 84, Dec 2016, pp. 1717-1726. 2016.
Renuka Mani, Vijayakumar Natesan and Ramakrishnan Arumugam, "Hepatoprotective effect of chrysin on ammonium chloride induced hyperammonemia via attenuating liver damage in male albino Wistar rats .", International Journal of Modern Research and Reviews, Volume 4, Number 11, Nov 2016, pp. 1414-1420. 2016.
A.Ramya, N.Vijayakumar and M.Renuka, "Antiarthritic effect of aqueous extarct of lawsonia Inermis. L - an Invitro study.", International Journal of Modern Research and Review, Volume 3, Number 8, Aug 2015, pp. 744-747. 2015.
V.Amalan, N.Vijayakumar and A. Ramakrishnan, "p-Coumaric acid regulates blood glucose and antioxidant levels in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats.", Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, Volume 7, Number 7, Jul 2015, pp. 831-839. 2015.
V.Amalan and N.Vijayakumar, "Antihyperglycemic effect of p- coumaric acid on Streptozotocin induced Diabetic rats.", Indian Journal of Applied Research, Volume 5, Number 1, Jan 2015, pp. 10-13. 2015.
Vijayakumar N, "Antioxidant effect of Semecarpus anacardiumon ammonium chloride - Induced hyperammonemia in Wistar rats.", International Journal of Current Research in Chemistry and Phamaceutical Science, Volume 1, Number 7, Sep 2014, pp. 164-168. 2014.
Vijayakumar N, "Effect of Semecarpus anacardium in Ammonium chloride- Induced hyperammonemia in rats.", International Journal of Current Research in Chemistry and Phamaceutical Science, Volume 1, Number 7, Sep 2014, pp. 136-141. 2014.
Vijayakumar N, "Hepatoprotective effect of Semecarpus anacardiumin rats: a molecular approach.", International Journal of Advanced Research in Biological Sciences, Volume 1, Number 5, Aug 2014, pp. 175-182. 2014.
Vijayakumar N, Subramanian P, "Neuroprotective effect of Semecarpus anacardium against hyperammonemia in rats.", Journal of Pharmacy Research, Volume 3, Number 7, May 2010, pp. 1564-1568. 2010.
Vijayakumar N, Subramanian P, "Protective effect of Semecarpus anacardium extract against hyperammonemia in rats.", Journal of Herbal Medicine and Toxicology, Volume 4, Number 2, Jun 2010, pp. 77-82. 2010.
List of Book Published
Sharmila Jasmine, Vidya Sankarapandian, Vijayakumar Natesan, Rajapandiyan Krishnamoorthy, Annamalai Thangavelu, Application of Microbes in Environmental and Microbial Biotechnology, Singapore: Springer Nature , 978-981-16-2225-0, pp. 339-364. Jan 2022, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-16-2225-0-11.
Vijayakumar Natesan, Genome Editing in Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases , Singapore: Springer Nature , 978-981-19-5642-3, pp. 255-273. Jan 2023, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-19-5642-3-17.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
HEALTHCARE & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION (HBSRA)) - ERCICRLSH193152
ASSOCIATION FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY - 2019/2
BOSE SCIENCE SOCIETY - M198/BSS/2016
SOCIETY OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTS (INDIA) - 2022
List of Awards
Outstanding Paper Award - International Multidisciplinary Research Foundation at Rangsit University - 2023
UAE-INDO Herbert Boyer Academic Excellence Award - IMRF UAE Dubai Academic chapter at Bur Dubai - 2022
Best paper Presenter - Victoria University City Convention Centre - 2020
Young Scientist Award 2021 - Nature Science Foundation - 2021
Young Researcher Award 2018 for outstanding presentation in the scientific session. - Oriental University, Indore, Madhya Pradesh - 2018
Young Researcher Award (Publications) - Annamalai University - 2018
International Outstanding Research Faculty Award - International Association for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Technology (IAIRST)-India - 2018
Young Researcher Prize award (Publications) - Annamalai University - 2017
Har Gobind Khorana Memorial Best Young Scientist Award - Bose Science Society - 2017
Dr. APJ Abdhulkalam Teaching Excellence Award - Marina Lab, Chennai - 2016
Young Scientist Award - DST-SERB - 2014