Tag: JSS Medical College

Ashwagandha compound can cure liver cancer
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Ashwagandha compound can cure liver cancer

April 6, 2021

Research study at JSS Medical College reveals benefits of Ayurvedic plant  Mysore/Mysuru: A new and recent research study conducted by scientists from JSS Medical College in city shows that ‘Withaferin A’, a natural compound from Ayurvedic plant ‘Ashwagandha’ (Botanical name Withania Somnifera) has potential anti-cancer effects against aggressive Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC), a type of common…

COVID-19 impact?: City Medical Colleges say no to ‘pledged bodies’
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COVID-19 impact?: City Medical Colleges say no to ‘pledged bodies’

March 17, 2021

Request families to perform last rites MMC&RI has 80 embalmed bodies; JSS Medical College has 100 Mysore/Mysuru: With sufficient bodies to carryout medical research for next six years, two empanelled institutions for cadaver donation — Mysore Medical College & Research Institute (MMC&RI) and JSS Medical College — in city are not accepting pledged bodies and…

‘Graduation Reception – 2021’ of JSS Medical College
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‘Graduation Reception – 2021’ of JSS Medical College

March 7, 2021

RGUHS VC predicts demand for family physicians, general practitioners in future Mysore/Mysuru: Dr. S. Sacchidanand, Vice-Chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), has predicted demand for family physicians and general practitioners in the coming days.  He was speaking at the ‘Graduation Reception – 2021’ of JSS Medical College at its premises in Sri Shivarathreeshwaranagar…

Dr. Jayadev Betkerur is  IADVL Natl. President
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Dr. Jayadev Betkerur is IADVL Natl. President

February 14, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Dr. Jayadev Betkerur, Professor, Department of Dermatology, JSS Medical College, Mysuru, took over as National President of Indian Association of Dermatologist, Venereologists and Leprologist (IADVL) from Dr. Kiran Godse at the 49th Annual Conference of IADVL, E- DERMACON 21,  held from Feb.5 to 7 at Bengaluru.  The Honorary Secretary General of the Association is…

National Webinar on ‘Finger Prints’: ‘Use of latest technology is best way to detect crime’
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National Webinar on ‘Finger Prints’: ‘Use of latest technology is best way to detect crime’

August 29, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Maintaining that there is a criminal network working at different levels for finding out bank transactions and passwords of account holders using nano technology for the criminal purpose of committing cash phishing and financial frauds,  Dr. G.B. Aravind, Associate Professor in Criminology & Forensic Science, Dept. of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, JSS Medical College…

JSS Hospital shortlisted for COVID vaccine, drug trials
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JSS Hospital shortlisted for COVID vaccine, drug trials

August 3, 2020

Clinical trial to evaluate if Covishield vaccine can prevent symptomatic Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Mysore/Mysuru: Mysuru’s JSS Hospital and Medical College has been shortlisted by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) for Serum Institute of India’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate — Covishield — trial. The clinical trial is designed to evaluate if an investigational vaccine can…

Renovated Anatomy Museum inaugurated at JSS
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Renovated Anatomy Museum inaugurated at JSS

July 30, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: The renovated Anatomy Museum of JSS Medical College was inaugurated on July 28 by chief guest S.P. Manjunath, Secretary of JSS Mahavidyapeetha, by lighting the lamp.  Dr. C.G. Betsurmath, Executive Secretary, JSS Mahavidyapeetha, launched HIDI, a mobile application for medical students in learning Histology and Bar Codes of Museum specimens. Dr. Surinder Singh, Vice-Chancellor,…

CM clicks open COVID Testing Lab at JSS Hospital
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CM clicks open COVID Testing Lab at JSS Hospital

June 29, 2020

Karnataka which had only two Labs in February now has 79 Testing Labs Mysore/Mysuru: Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa virtually inaugurated Mysuru’s first private COVID-19 Testing Lab set up by JSS Medical College at JSS Hospital. The lab will assist the Government testing facilities in Mysuru, the CM said. Due to the ongoing Coronavirus crisis, the…

CM to virtually open Mysuru’s first COVID-19 private testing lab at JSS
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CM to virtually open Mysuru’s first COVID-19 private testing lab at JSS

June 28, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Mysuru’s first private COVID-19 Testing Lab set up by JSS Medical College at JSS Hospital will be inaugurated online by Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa at 10.30 am tomorrow (June 29). This advanced laboratory will add to the existing laboratories that are testing samples round the clock.  At present, only the state-of-the-art Viral Research and Diagnostic…

Melodies from a Medico
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Melodies from a Medico

March 16, 2020

By Anagha Mahesha Dr. Preethi Prakash Prabhu, a 23-year-old MBBS graduate from JSS Medical College, Mysuru, received five gold medals and five cash prizes at the recently held convocation and was adjudged ‘Best Outgoing Student.’ An alumnus of St. Joseph’s Central School, Vijayanagar and Vidyavardhaka Sangha Pre-University College, Mysuru, Preethi secured 18th rank in the…

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