Name: Muralidhara Dandinasivara

Qualification: Ph.D

Country: India

Affiliation:

University Sultan zainal Abidin,
Malaysia.

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University Sultan zainal Abidin,
Malaysia.

Research Interests:

Brown fat, Obesity, Human Body composition, exercise physiology

Biography:

  • Forty years experience in teaching and research in the filed.
  • Worked in India, malaysia, canada and Nepal. Published about 60 papers in national and international conferences.
  • Presented papers in conferences and have been an invited speaker on many occasions.
  • Also a visiting professor in a couple of universities.

Publications:

  1. Acute effects of triterpene compounds on locomotor performance and Morris water maze tasks in Spraque-Dawley rats.
  2. Anthropometry and Body Composition Status during Ramadan among Higher Institution Learning Centre Staffs with Different Body Weight Status.
  3. Body Mass Index and its Adequacy in Capturing Body Fat.
  4. Potential effects of duku (Lansium domesticum corr) and langsat (Lansium domesticum Jack) extracts on the growth of bifidobacteria SPP.
  5. Some Aspects of Pulmonary Functions in the Underweight and Overweight Human Subjects.
  6. Role of mast cell histamine in brown adipose tissue thermogenic response to VMH stimulation.
  7. Changes in brown adipose tissue composition during fasting and refeeding of diet-induced obese mice.
  8. Recent advances in human brown fat physiology.
  9. Muralidhara DV, Krithika D Muralidhara. A simple, inexpensive, portable model for teaching human body composition to undergraduate health science students. International J Physiol. 3: 93-95, 2015..
  10. Nasir, M. N. , Habsah, M, Adzim, K. R., Norhayati, A. H., Muralidhara D.V., Zubaidi, A. L. Acute effects of triterpene compounds on locomotor performance and Morris water maze tasks in Sprague-Dawley rats . Biomedical Research 26 (2): 304-310, 2015..