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Faculty Member Details

Staff Id : 08967
Designation : PROFESSOR & HEAD
Qualification : M.D.S.,
Specialization : Oral Pathology & Microbiology
Date of Birth : 08-11-1972
Date of Joining : 17-03-2003
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
AA-1, RSA Complex,
Annamalai University
Annamalai Nagar - 608 002.
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 92
Ph.D. 05

Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 3124201
Conducted 1--23

Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed ---
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
14 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
10 16 - - 1 -

List of Publications - National
Chitturi Suryaprakash Ravi Teja, A santha Devy, R Madhavan Nirmal, P M Sunil, M Deepa sree, "26. Cytomorphometric analysis of exfoliated cells in oral lichen planus.", Cytojournal , Volume 11, Number 3, Feb 2014, pp. 1-7. 2014.
D ThamaraiSelvi, S Ranjith, R Madhavan Nirmal, "27. Mandibular Canine index- Key for sexual dimorphism, .", Journal of Indian Dental Association Tamilnadu, Volume 6, Number 20, Mar 2014, pp. 32-35. 2014.
Elangovan Vijayalakshmi, Madhavan Nirmal, Ravi David Austin, Saravana Bharathi, "28. Myoepithelioma in the floor of the mouth: A rare case report with immunohistochemical findings.", SRM Journal of Research in Dental Sciences, , Volume 5, Number 2, Jun 2014, pp. 114-117. 2014.
V. Veeravarmal,R. Madhavan Nirmal,D. Thamari Selvi,M. Mohamed Nassar, Deepasree , "Cytological findings of Primary Intraosseous Carcinoma of the mandible.", Clinical Dentistry , Volume 7, Number 8, Aug 2013, pp. 8-11. 2013.
V Veeravarmal, R Nirmal Madhavan, M Mohamed Nassar, R Amsaveni, "Central Odontogenic fibroma of the maxilla.", Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, , Volume 17, Number 2, Aug 2013, pp. 45-48. 2013.
Subramanian Balakrishnan, Shanmugan Manoharan, Linsa Mary Alias, Madhavan R Nirmal, "12. 'Effect of curucumin and ferulic acid on modulation of expression pattern of p53 and bcl-2 proteins in 7,12- dimethylbenz(a)anthracene-induced hamster buccal pouch carcinogenesis.' .", Indian journal of biochemistry and biophysics, Volume 47, Number 1, Feb 2010, pp. 7-12. 2010.
Dr.R.Madhavan Nirmal, Dr. C. R. Ra,machandran, Dr. Ravi David Ausin, Dr. Shankaranarayanan. S, Dr. V. Vereavarmal, Dr. A. Santha Devy, "Mesenchymal chondrosarcoma of the maxilla -– A case report and review.' .", Clinical Dentistry. , Volume 12, Number 5, Jan 2008, pp. 44-49. 2008.
Ranjith S, Madhavan Nirmal R, Radha Ramanathan S, Ramachandran C R, "3. 'A preliminary study of human interdental alveolar bone using scanning electron microscopy and energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy' .", Journal of Oral & Maxillo Facial Pathology (JOMFP), , Volume 9, Number 1, Jun 2005, pp. 6-11. 2005.
Nirmal RM, Veeravarmal V, Ramachandran CR, "Canalicular Adenoma of the upper lip mimicking mucocele -– a case report.", Indian Journal of Dental Research, Volume 15, Number 2, Apr 2004, pp. 66-69. 2004.
Madhavan Nirmal R, Veeravarmal v, shanta Devy A, Ramachandran C R, "Unusual presentation of nasopharyngeal (Juvenile) angiofibroma in a 45 year old female ' .", Indian Journal of Dental Research (IJDR), , Volume 15, Number 4, Dec 2004, pp. 145-148. 2004.
List of Publications - International
Gurushankar K, Shaiju S Nazeer, Gohul kumar m, Ramapurath S,Jayasree, Madhavan Nirmal R, Krishnakumar N, "Endogenous porphyrin fluorescence as a biomarker for monitoring the anti-angiogenic effect in antitumor response to hesperetin loaded nanoparticles in experimental oral carcinogenesis.", RSC Adv, Volume 4, Number 1, Sep 2014, pp. 46896-46906. 2014.
S Rajkumari, Madhavan Nirmal, P M Sunil, A Anton Smith, "24. Estimation of age using aspartic acid racemisation in human dentin in Indian Population, .", Forensic Science International, Volume 228, Number 2, Mar 2013, pp. 38-41. 2013.
N Krishnakumar, N K Sulfikkarali, S Manoharan, R Madhavan Nirmal, "25. Screening of chemopreventive effect of naringenin-loaded nanoparticles in DMBA-induced hamster buccal pouch carcinogenesis by FT-IR Spectroscopy, .", Molecular and cellular Biochemistry, Volume 4, Number 2, Jun 2013, pp. 8-17. 2013.
Sulfikkarali N, Krishnakumar N, Manoharan S, Nirmal R M., "Chemopreventive efficacy of naringenin-loaded nanoparticles in 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene induced experimental oral carcinogenesis..", Pathol Oncol Res. , Volume 19, Number 2, Apr 2013, pp. 287-296. 2013.
Kurunji Kumaran N, Rajasigamani K, Sethupathy S, Madhavan Nirmal R, Venkataramana, "20. Effects of diclofenac sodium at low concentration level on the rate of orthodontic tooth movement in rat.", Annals And Essences Of Dentistry Journal. , Volume 4, Number 1, Mar 2012, pp. 14-20. 2012.
Venkataramana V, Rajasigamani K, Nirmal Madhavan R, S N Reddy, Karhik, Kurunji Kumaran N, "21. Inhibitory effect of Bisphosphonate [Pamidronate] on orthodontic tooth movement in Newzealand Albino rats. .", Journal of international dental and medical research, , Volume 5, Number 3, Oct 2012, pp. 136-142. 2012.
Karattuparambath Rajeev, Rajeev Karthika, Ramachandran Mythili, Vishwanathan Krishnan, Madhavan Nirmal, "16. 'Role of receptors of advanced glycation end-products (RAGE) in type 2 diabetic and non diabetic individuals with chronic periodontal disease: an immunohistochemical study' .", Journal of Investigative and Clinical dentistry, Volume 2, Number 2, May 2011, pp. 287-292. 2011.
Soma Susan Varghese, P M Sunil, R Nirmal Madhavan, "17. Expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) in oral precancer and oral squamous cell carcinoma : An immunohistochemical stud.", Cancer Biomarkers 8 , Volume 1, Number 3, Jan 2011, pp. 155-160. 2011.
V Arun Prasth rao, N Venugopal Reddy, Ramalingam Krishnakumar, R Madhavan Nirmal, Shameer Muhammed, C Joe Louis, "18. Oral lymphangioma presenting as multiple popular lesions of the lip. .", Hong Kong Dent J , Volume 8, Number 1, Apr 2011, pp. 107-110. 2011.
Pachaiappan Pugalendhi, Shanmugam Manoharan,Nagarethinam Baskaran,Madhavan R Nirmal, "Effect of genistein and daidzein in combination, on the expression pattern of biomolecular markers (p53, PCNA, VEGF, iNOS, bcl-2 and Bax) during 7,12- dimethylbenz(a)anthracene-induced mammary carcinogenesis in Sprague-Dawley rats.' .", Journal of Biomedical Science , Volume 1, Number 4, Jul 2010, pp. 264-271. 2010.
Manoj Prabhakar M, Madhavan Nirmal R, Silvan S, Baskaran N, Muneswaran M, Manoharan S, "15. Protective effect of berberine on immunoexpression pattern of p53 and bcl2 in 7,12- dimethylbenz(a)anthracene-induced skin carcinogenesis in swiss albino mice..", Journal of cell and tissue research, Volume 10, Number 2, Jul 2010, pp. 2293-2297. 2010.
Kuppusamy Panjamurthy, Shanmugam Manoharan, Subramanian Balakrishnan, Kathiresan Suresh, Madhavan R Nirmal,Namasivayam Senthil, Linsa Marry Alias, "Protective effect of withaferin-A on micronucleus frequency and detoxication agents during experimental carcinogenesis'.", .J.Tradit.Complement Altern Med , Volume 6, Number 1, Jan 2009, pp. 1-8. 2009.
Pachaiappan Pugalendhi, Shanmugam Manoharan, Kuppusamy Panjamurthy, Subramanian Balakrishnan, Madhavan R Nirmal, "Antigenotoxic effect of genistein against 7,12- dimethylbenz(a)anthracene-induced genotoxicity in bone marrow cells of female Wistar rats'. .", . Pharmacol Rep., Volume 61, Number 2, Apr 2009, pp. 296-303. 2009.
Kuppusamy Panjamurthy, Shanmugam Manoharan, Madhavan Ramadoss Nirmal, Lakshmanan Vellaichamy, "4. 'Protective role of withaferin-A on immunoexpression of p53 and Bcl-2 in 7,12- dimethylbenz(a)anthracene-induced experimental oral carcinogenesis.' .", Invest New Drugs , Volume 3, Number 1, Nov 2008, pp. 3-8. 2008.
K Panjamurthy, S Manoharan, Venugopal P Menon, Madhavan R Nirmal, N Senthil, "6. 'Protective effect of withaferin-A on 7,12- dimethylbenz(a)anthracene-induced genotoxicity in bone marrow of Syrian golden hamsters..", J Biochem Mol Toxicol , Volume 22, Number 4, Jul 2008, pp. 251-258. 2008.
N Krishnakumar, R Nirmal Madhavan, P Sumesh, PL RM Palaniappan, P Venkatachalam, c R Ramachandran, "7. 'FT -– IR Spectroscopic Analysis of Normal and Malignant human oral tissues' .", AIP Conf. Proc, Volume 5, Number 2, Dec 2008, pp. 149-151. 2008.
List of Book Published
Dr.S.Manoharan, Dr.R.Madhavan Nirmal and others, Oral Cancer-An Avoidable and Preventabl Cancer, South car street, Chidhambaram: Rasi Printers Pvt Ltd, 978-93-5087-438-7, pp. 60-75. Dec 2012.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
Indian Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathologists (IAOMP) - 446
International Association of Dental research (IADR) - 511699