his Ph.D. (1997) in Medical Microbiology from Dr. A.L.M. PG.
I.B.M.S., UNIVERSITY OF MADRAS, Taramani, Chennai.
With UGC-JRF & GATE’93 (NET fellowship) he did his
Award: For the first report of Leptospira
javanica disease in India he received IABMS (1997): THANGAM VASUDHEVAN MEMORIAL
AWARD organized by Defense Institute of Physiology and Allied
Sciences (DIPAS), NEW DELHI. The research article was published in
the Transactions of Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and
Award: For the outstanding
research achievements he has been awarded with ‘Jewel of India
Award’ by International Institute of Education and Management, (IIEM)
Award: For the outstanding
achievements he has been awarded with ‘LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT
AWARD’ by International Business Council (IBC), New Delhi.
He had Headed, Microbiology and Biotechnology departments of a
colleges in India.
2001, he Founded the “Biomedical Engineering Research
Foundation” affiliated to Periyar University, at the foot hills of
Yercaud, Salem – 636 004.
His current positions:
Excellency Governor’s Nominee for University
Planning Board, Govt.
of Tamilnadu, India.
Board of Research Studies,
Periyar University, Tamilnadu,
for the Indian Association of Applied Microbiologists (IAAM)
Examiner - Department
of Technical Education, Govt.
Reviewer and Referee for the Indian Journal of Medical Research from the
Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR)
Co-Worker of PATH (Bill Gates and Melinda Gates’ Program for
Appropriate Technology In Health),
Co-Worker of WHO / FAO Collaborating center for reference and research
Amsterdam, The Netherlands and
He has published his research
articles in various International and National
and he has presented
articles in many
National and International conferences.
Managing Director for The Gene Tech, Biotech Unit, Industrial
Correspondent of the The Gene Tech Matriculation School,
Mrs. E. Rani, M. Sc. (Med.
Faculty of medicine
* She has completed her Medical Microbiology Post Graduate
Degree (faculty of Medicine) from Dr. A.L.M. PG. IBMS, University of
Madras, Taramani Campus, Chennai, India.
* She is at the eve of
completing her Doctor or Philosophy research in BIOTECHNOLOGY from
the Siddha Medicine Department of Tamil
University, Tanjore, India.
* She served as Head of the department of Microbiology in a
couple of Paramedical colleges and Arts & Science
* Her Research on Hepatitis B virus was highly commented in a
National Conference of Indian Association of Biomedical
* She has guided many Post Graduate research programs and made
many national and international publications.
* The faculty members of our
College are Post Graduate with research experience in various
branches of Life Science who are cross trained with
Computer science too to handle biotech tools and techniques
efficiently. They are fully dedicated to their service and
extend their fullest cooperation for the trust in helping the poor
Indian youths to go for high positions in biotechnology.
Ms. Isabelle from France
Ms. Isabel is a dedicated scientist and visiting faculty from France.
Her research programs were in Belgium. Her service in BMERF, as a faculty of our Biotech
department is highly commendable. Her joint ventures in our virological projects especially on
Avian Influenza and Chikun Guinea Viruses.
About the Institute
the importance of biotechnology in the recent industrial development and on
global economy the BMER Foundation, SALEM started the college in 2001 and
affiliated it with Periyar University (a State Government University).
Starting from Graduation and Diploma
the college has the specialized biotech post
graduate and research programs leading to M.Phil. and Ph.D.
Institute’s Awards & Activities:
International Institute of Education and Management (IIEM),
Delhi awarded the Institute with
‘NATIONAL GOLD STAR AWARD’ in the year 2004.
The institute has got tie-up with Program for
Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH) –
Tie-up with WHO reference lab for leptospirosis,
Brisbane – Australia & Amsterdam of the Netherlands.
Locally for the immunologic studies the Institute
has got tie up with Shanmuga hospital and research institute.
Regularly conducting free blood grouping &
Serology oriented camps for tribal populations at Yercaud Hills. The
blood samples are currently being screened for HIV, HBV & HCV
by ELISA technique.
Currently HCV & HIV RNA isolation &
amplification studies are being carried out with RT-PCR for the
tribal population in association with Dept. of Microbiology, Dr.
ALM PG IBMS Taramani, Chennai.
and Private colleges in Tamilnadu including Loyola College,
Chennai have entered with MoU for the conduction of UGC sponsored
vocational Biotech courses and internship programs with the help
Thompson: MS , Vermont University, USA
Molecular Biologist, Government hospital, Riyadth.
System Analyst, Bioinformatics
Development, New Jersey USA
Faculty Alameya University Ethiopia - US run University
RA, Promega Biotech, Washington, USA.
MS (Bioinformatics) Indiana University, USA.
Vallalan: MS, Virginia
Common wealth University, USA
Priya: Faculty Shanmuga
Cancer Research Institute, Salem.
Devi: Faculty Shanmuga Cancer
Research team leader Hatsun Foods Valapady, Salem
Scientist – R&D Pepsi foods – Hyderabad.
JRF- Spices Board of India – Kerala.
Saravana Balaji S: Research
Assistant, NIV, Pune.
Selvakumar,G: JRF -
N F M C –Bharadhidasan University – Trichy
Research fellow, CLRI,
Chennai, Now in California, USA.
RA, ICAR at Andaman & Nicobar
Islands currently working as a RA in
Therapy Research Institute, Taiwan.
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