Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Students Connects Laboratory Experiments to Parkinson's Disease Using Computer Modeling

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's PhD students Hemalatha Sasidharakurup and Nidheesh Melethadathil, along with, Dr. Bipin Nair, Dean, School of Biotechnology, Amritapuri, and Dr. Shyam Diwakar, Director, Computational Neuroscience and Neurophysiology, Amritapuri, published a paper titled, "A Systems Model of Parkinson's Disease Using Biochemical Systems Theory" in OMICS: A Journal of Integrative Biology, in the month of August 2017.

Amrita School of Biotechnology Conducts Seminar on Phytochemicals

Amrita School of Biotechnology conducted a seminar titled "Phytochemicals: validation of Mother Nature’s values: A brief glimpse of evidence based research", on 14th August, 2017, and the resource person of the event was Dr. Sanjit Dey, Professor at the Department of Physiology, University of Calcutta. 

​Amrita School of Biotechnology Faculty Member Presents at Workshop of MeitY's Young Faculty Research Fellows

Dr. Shyam Diwakar presented ongoing work on C​omputational ​N​euroscience and his comments on future research at the one-day workshop for Young Faculty Research Fellows organised at Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru by Media Labs Asia and Ministry of Electronics and IT, Government of India on July 28, 2017.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Studies Brain Activities Before and After Performing Amrita Yoga

Under the guidance of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Chancellor, Sri. Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, Amrita Yoga Amritapuri and Amrita School of Biotechnology's Computational Neuroscience Laboratory are working on brain activities before and after yoga practice, using EEG and functional modeling on short and long term practitioners.