Research

Research Projects

  1. EXTRAMURAL:
    1. Identification of urinary biomarkers for diagnosis, prognosis and follow up of patients with SLE nephritis
  2. INTRAMURAL:
    1. Molecular characterization of non classical HLA genes (HLA-G, HLA-E) and their contribution to disease susceptibility and severity in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
    2. Effect of genetic polymorphisms in methotrexate transporter genes on treatment response in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
    3. Study of genetic factors influencing susceptibility to infections in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE).
    4. Immunogenetic Characterization of Major Psychotic Disorders in the South Indian Population.