Ganesan Mallikarjuna Rao, Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Department of Medical School, Clarkson University, New York delivered a lecture on biosensors for reactive oxygen species and antioxidant activity of engineered nanoparticles for health applications at Vignan University on Saturday. Addressing the students and faculty of Schools of Biotechnology and Chemical Engineering, Mr. Mallikarjuna Rao said there was an immediate need to evaluate oxidative stress in brain particularly in hippocampus during ischemic injury quite frequently occurring during accidents and other mishaps.

Vignan University Head of Biotechnology R. Venkata Nadh was present.