Nandakumar Venkatesan

M.Tech, PhD, Post Doctoral Associate    /    United States, Athens


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My scientific interests


Effect of Uropathogens on In Vitro Encrustation of Polyurethane Double J Ureteral Stents

Nandakumar V, Sunil Shroff, Karthik J, and Mukesh Doble
Polyurethane stents are used when there is an obstruction to the flow of urine. Majority of the patients with such stents are at the risk of urinary tract infection and salt encrustation. The present study is aimed at analyzing the in-vitro encrustation of calcium oxalate and other salts in the...

Polymers as Ureteral Stents

Nandakumar V, Sunil Shroff, Karthik J, and Mukesh Doble
Ureteral stents find wide application in urology. The majority of patients with indwelling ureteral stents are at an increased risk of urinary tract infection. Stent encrustation and its associated complications lead to significant morbidity. This review critically evaluates various polymers that...


Professional Experience

Research projects

Effect of Microorganisms on InVitro Encrustation of Polyurethane Double J Stents

A basic approach towards analyzing the effect of individual salts in the presence and absence of salts

RNAi Therapies for HIV Type1 Subtype c

SiRNA and Antisense-Ribozyme therapy against HIV

Treatment of Pharmaceutical Effluents with Algal Sp.

Spirulina and Oscillatoria Sp in the treatment of Pharma Effluents

Honors & Awards

Polak Young Investigator Award (2016)

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