Dr. Siva Kamalakannan Key Note Speaker INFES- 2019

Dr. Siva Kamalakannan

Division of Medical Entomology, Department of Zoology, Bharathiar University

Coimbatore, India

Title of presentation: Hypoglycemic, hypolipidemic and antioxidant activities of Psidiumguajava: Streptozotocin induced diabetic rats


Medicinal plants are natural remedies and considered to be valuable, secure substitute in treating diabetes mellitus. To investigate the hypoglycemic, hypolipidemic and antioxidant activities of Psidiumguajava, Streptozotocin induced diabetic rats.

Keywords: Antidiabeticactivity, Psidiumguajava, streptozotocin, glibenclamide, oxidative stress


Dr Kamalakannan has two years of teaching experience in NAAC A Grade State Universities in Tamilnadu. He published 30 research articles in national as well as international journals. He got Young Scientist – TWAS Travel award and post-doctoral experience in Brazil and he also visited some other foreign countries like Italy, USA and Germany for his research contributions.