• Assistant Professor
  • Pharmacology

Qualification :
M.Pharm (PhD) (Pharmacology)
Professional Experience
MukundHandral isa Assistant Professor of Pharmacology at PES College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, has over 16 years of experience in teaching and research. He has PG Degree from the College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka which he had completed in 1999-2000. He has organized and several conferences and workshops at PESCP. He has guided more than 27M.Pharma students and published 24 research publications in national and International journals
•worked as Lecturer in Govt. College of Pharmacy, Bangalore for 6 years
•worked as Lecturer in Vivekananda College of Pharmacy Bangalore for 1 years

Grants received:
•Received grant of Rs.30000/- from Vision Group of Science and Technology (VGST), Dept of Science and Tech, Government of Karnataka under scheme: SPiCE 2011-12
•Received Rs.15000/-as Research grants from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences.
•Awarded with Gold Medal by Vasavi Union Bangalore for securing highest in M.Pharma.
•GATE Score: Qualified Gate with Percentile 76.25
Professional Membership
•Member of Institutional Animal Ethics Committee of PESCP
•Former Basic scientist of MagpowerIEC
•Life member of KSPC, APTI
•Registered Pharmacist KSPC

• In-charge of digital Library and Helinet consortium of RGUHS
• Student Mentorship
• Member of IAEC of Dept. of Pharmacology

• Pharmacology & toxicology
• Pharmacology-II
• Molecular biology
• HumanAnatomy & Physiology

• Cancer, Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Herbal Drugs, Diabetes. Osteoporosis
• Venom Toxicology

• Handral M, Abin Joy, Chaitra N, Ashok M.Antiosteoporotic activity of anthraquinone isolated from morindacitrifoliafruits in rats. Asian J Pharm Clin Res2016; 9(5): 209-213
• Chaitra N, Abin Joy, Ashok M, Handral M, Praveen L T. Antiosteoporotic Activity of MorindaCitrifoliafruit extract against Heparin Induced Bone Loss in Rats. PHARMANEST 2016 ; 7(3): 3115-3121

• Abin Joy, Chaitra N. and Mukund H.Antiosteoporotic activity of ethanolic extract of cardiospermumhalicacabuml. In ovariectomized rats. Eur J Pharm Med Res 2016;3(6):488-496

• VijayalaxmiHiremath, Mukund H. Evaluation of memory enhancing activity of alcoholic extract of Cuscutareflexa on experimentally induced dementia (Alzheimer’s disease) in rodents. Indo Am. J. Pharm. Sci.2016;6(5):5512-20

• Mukund H, Abin Joy, Chaitra N, ShivakumarKasabi. Antiosteoporotic Activity of Root Extract of RubiaCordifolia In Methyl Prednisolone Actetate Induced Osteoporotic Rats, Indo Am. J. Pharm. Sci, 2016; 3(5). 516-521

• Priyanka S, Mukund H. Immunomodulatory Activity of Extract from Rind Of NepheliumLappaceum Fruit" Accepted : Int J Pharm PharmSci: MS No: 13038

• SayantiSau, Mukund H, Mayank Bhatt, Safeer Ulla Sharieff. Evaluation of Anti-Depressant Activity of Leaf Extract of DalbergiaSissooAm. J. Pharm Tech Res. 2015; 6(1):215-229

• SayantiSau, Mukund H.Evaluation of Memory Enhancing Activity of Leaf Extract of Dalbergiasissooin Mice. Int. J. Pharm. Sci. Drug Res. 2015;7(3):263-69

• Thonda.V.S.S.Swaroop, Suddhasatwa Banerjee, Handral. M. Neuroprotective Evaluation of Leaf Extract of Dalbergiasissooin 3-Nitropropionic Acid Induced Neurotoxicity in Rats, Int. J. Pharm. Sci. Drug Res 2014;6(1):41-47

• V Thonda VSSS, Kumar SH, Handral M,Sonowal A: Neuroprotective evaluation of ethanolic leaf extract of Dalbergiasissooin Monosodium glutamate induced neurotoxicity in rats. Int J Pharm Sci Res 2014; 5(3): 829-38

• Sayanti. S andMukund H. Recent Dvelopment on Dalbergiasissooroxb. Review article. Int J Pharm Bio Arch. 2014 2014; 5(4): 1- 8

• Patel Mitul, MukundHandral, TVSS. Swaroop. Anti-Venom Activity of CinnamomumzeylanicumExtracts Against NajakaouthiaSnake Venom. Int J Pharm ChemSci 2013:2(3);1302-10

• Thonda VSS Swaroop, Handral M, Patel Mitul. Neuroprotective evaluation of dalbergiasissooroxb. Leaves against cerebral ischemia/reperfusion (i/r) induced oxidative stress in rats. Ind Am J Pharm Res 2013;3(5):3689-3701

• Patel Mitul,MukundHandralAnti-myotoxic and Anti-inflammatory Activity of CinnamomumzeylanicumExtracts against NajakaouthiaSnake Venom. Ind Am J Pharm Res 2013; 3(6):4226-37

• Arunkumar PA, Viswanatha GL, Radheshyam N, Mukund H, Belliyappa MS. Science behind cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in humans: A clinical study. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed 2012;2(8):640-644

• KasabiShivakumar, HandralMukund, Prabhu Rabin. Evaluation of anti-osteoporetic activity of Rubiacardifolia in overectamized rats. Int. J. Drug Dev. & Res., July-September 2012, 4 (3): 163-172

• B. Roopashree, V. Gayathri, H. Mukund. Synthesis, characterization and biological activities of zinc, cadmium, copper, and nickel complexes containing meta -aminophenylbenzimidazole, J Coord Chem.2012; 65(8): 1354-70

• Arunkumar PA, Mukund H, Radheshyam N, M.S.Belliyappa.Clinical Evaluation Of Cisplatin Induced Nephrotoxicity Characterized By Electrolyte Disturbances. Asian J. Res. Pharm. Sci. 2011; 1(4): 100-104

• Mukund H, Shivaji P G. Evaluation of effects of photoxidizedvespaorientalis venom on memory and learning in rats. J Venom Animal Include Trop Dis 2011;17(4):422-429.

• Praveen S, Shivaprasad H, Nagarajappa, VIshwanath GL, MukundHandral, Rajesh S, Srinath R, Ganesh H. Anti-osteoporotic activity of methanolic extract of an Indian herb formula NR/CAL/06 in ovariectomizedrats. J Chin Int Med 2011;9(10):1125-32

• Kumar, A.Y., Nandakumar, K., Handral, M., Talwar, S., Dhayabaran, D., Hypoglycaemic and anti-diabetic activity of stem bark extracts Erythrinaindicain normal and alloxan-induced diabetic rats, Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal 2011;19:35-45

• Aravind KS, MukundH ,Mamathadevi DS. Appraisal of scopolamine-induced antiamnesic effect of sphaeranthusindicus in mice. Pharmacologyonline1: 443-452 (2010)

• Rajesh.S, G.L.Viswanatha, H. Shylaja, D.Manohar, MukundHandral, K. Nandakumar, R. Srinath. Antidiarrheal Activity Of Stem Bark Extracts Of spathodeaCompanulataIn Rodents. Pharmacologyonline 2009;1: 396-405

• MukundH , Rao C.M , Srinivasan K.K, Santosh R.F, Mamathadevi D.S, Satish H. Hypoglycemic and hypolipidemic effect of Strobilanthesheyneanus in alloxan induced diabetic rats. PHARMACOGNOSY MAGAZINE Vol 4, issue 15 (S 19-24), Jul- Sep, 2008]

• ThirupathiAlla, MukundHandral, Nandakumar K, Venkatrao N, Shalam, Satyanaryana, Shantakumar SM. Anxiolytic and anti convulsant activity of alcoholic extract of heartwood of aquilariaagallocharoxb, (thymelaeceae) in mice. Pharmacologyonline 2007;2: 218-225