Annayya Aroor, MD


Associate Research Professor

Academic Information

Associate Research Professor

Research Interests

  • Cellular and molecular mechanisms of  cardiovascular and renal injury in obesity and diabetes
  • Mechanism of alcohol mediated  liver and  cardiovascular injury
  • Epigenetics of hepatic and cardiorenal injury in obesity and diabetes
  • Translational Nano Precision Medicine and drug targeting

Areas of Expertise

  • Clinical chemistry, molecular biology and immunochemistry
  • Nano diagnostics and nanodrug targeting
  • Atomic microscopy and nanocytomics

Education & Training

Medical School

1976, MBBS, Medicine, Mysore Medical College, India
1979, MD, Biochemistry, Kasturba Medical College, India

Post-Graduate School

1982, MNAMS, Biochemistry (Laboratory Medicine), Kasturba Medical College, India
1984, PhD, Biochemistry (Laboratory Medicine), Kasturba Medical College,India
2014, DABCC, Clinical Chemistry, University of Missouri

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Clinical Chemistry (FAACC), 2014
  • Associate member, Curriculum Development Program for International Federation of Clinical Chemistry  (IFCC),2004-2007
  • Fellow, Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (FACB), 2004
  • Awarded Distinguished Kasturba Medical College Alumni Award for academic achievement, 1998
  • Research Associateship from Indian Council of Medical Research, Government of India, 1979-1982
  • Senior Research Fellowship from Indian Council of Medical Research, Government of India,1976-1979