Research - Dept of Anatomy – Vydehi Medical College


  • Thangachi SB, Mokhasi VS, Sathyamoorthy YK, Pinnelli VB, Chiruthanur S. Phyllanthus Emblica Extract Protects the Rat Liver Cells Against the Toxicity of Monosodium Glutamate: Experimental Evidence. Iranian Journal of Toxicology. 2022 Jul 10;16(3):203-10.
    Babu Thangachi S, Mokhasi VS, Murthuza AA. Analysis of oxidative stress markers in chronic consumption of Monosodium glutamate on liver of Wistar albino rats. Asian J Pharm Clin Res [Internet]. 2021;116–9. Available from:
  • Thangachi SB, Mokhasi VS, Chenoly SK. Biochemical evaluation of chronic consumption of monosodium glutamate on liver of Wistar albino rats. Asian J Pharm Clin Res [Internet]. 2021;99–102. Available from:
  • Mehta G, Mokhasi M. Morphometric study of foramina traansversaria in cervical vertebrae and its clinical significance. International Journal of Anatomy radiology & Surgery2021, 10(1):A001-A005 DOI:10.7860/IJARS/2021/4526:2586
  • Simon AA, Shashirekha M, Mokhasi VS, Murthuza AA., 2020. “Bonwill’s Triangle – The Uncharted Anatomic Geometry”, International Journal of Current Research, 12, (10), 14159-14161.
  • Jose BA, Mokhasi V, Subramani SA, Shashirekha M. MTHFR C677T Polymorphism and risk of nonsyndromic cleft in craniofacial region in a South Indian Population. J Anat Soc India 2020;69:15-20
  • Mehta G, Geetha Rani BG, Mokhasi V. Contribution of axillary nerve in the innervation of long head of triceps brachii: a cadaveric study. Int J Anat Res 2020;8(1.3):7350-7355. DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2020.101
  • Mehta G, Mokhasi V Shamkuwar.S Learning embryology: fun or fear? students’ perspective. Int J Anat Res 2019;7(4.2):7127-7131. DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2019.319
  • Jose BA, Mokhasi V, Subramani SA, Shashirekha M. Non-genetic factors contribute to the incidence of non syndromic clefts in the craniofacial region. Int J Anat Res 2019;7(3.2):6851-6858. DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2019.241
  • Rani G, Mokhasi V, Rong T, Morphometric Analysis Of Cruciate Ligaments. Int J Anat Res [Internet]. 2019;7(4.3):7149–54. Available from:
  • Parmar T, Geethanjali BG, Murthuza AA, Thangachi SB, Mokhasi V, Study of anthropometric measurements of human dry scapula and its clinical importance, Sch Int J Anat Physiol, April 2019; 2(4): 187-193
  • BG, Murthuza AA, Konda K, Shashirekha., Mokhasi V, et al. An anatomical study of gracilis muscle & its role in clinical reconstruction surgeries. Int J Anat Res [Internet]. 2018;6(1.3):5049–53. Available from:
  • Jose BA, Noone PH, Estimation of Femur Length from Fragments – A study on adult femora, Indian journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 2019; 13(1):97-100.
  • Gore CA, Sirsikar M, Murthuza AA, A study on feedback by undergraduate medical students for the foundation course under competencybased medical education: An institutionbased crosssectional study, MRIMS J Health Sci 2021;9:164-8. DOI: 10.4103/mjhs.mjhs_37_21
  • Mani A, Rayan S, Thilak, Murthuza A. A cross-sectional study on the assessment of diabetes risk among the first-year dental students of a dental college in South Kerala. Natl J Physiol Pharm Pharmacol [Internet]. 2021;11(7):1. Available from:
  • Jose BA, Shashi Rekha M, Babu S. Analysis of the vascular pattern in the superficial palmar arch formation. Indian Journal of Clinical Anatomy and Physiology. 2017 Jan;4(1):11-5.
  • Morphomertric analysis of femoral condyles for gender and side-to-side differences in 200 south indian femori. International Journal of current research Vol 9, Issue, 01 pp. 45483-45486, January, 2017
  • Geetharani B, Jose BA, Shashirekha M, Mokhasi V. Morphological study of the meniscofemoral ligaments. Int J Anat Res. 2016;4(4.2):3129-33.
  • Kalra Y, Murthuza M, Geetanjali BG, Mokhasi V, Rajini T. Study of footprints to determine the incidence of pes planus. International Journal of Current Research. 2016;8(9):38928-32.
  • Gyata Mehta and Varsha Mokhasi, Efficacy of multiple choice questions as a tool for formative assessment International Journal of Development Research, Vol. 05, Issue, 01, pp. 2941-2944
  • Geethanjali BS, Mohankumar H, Mokhasi V et al. Peer assisted teaching: are students ready for it? Int J Health Sci Res. 2015; 5(12):165-169.
  • Mehta G, Mokhasi V. Item analysis of multiple choice questions- an assessment of the assessment tool. Int J Health Sci Res. 2014;4(7):197-202.
  • Gyata Mehta, Swapnali Shamkuwar, Varsha Mokhasi. Foramina Transversaria ‘Bipartita’- A study of cervical vertebrae. IJCRR  2014;vol6(7):31-34
  • Gyata Mehta, Vasanti Arole. Accessory Renal Arteries –A Cadaveric Study. IJBAR 2014
  • Gyata Mehta, Vasanti Arole. Unusual formation and branching pattern of Brachial plexus. IJDR 2014; vol4(6):1290-1292
  • Pushpa Gowda, Jayanthi.K S. Morphological and morphometric study of placenta in normal and hypertensive pregnancies, National journal of clinical anatomy, Vol- 3(1) p. 24-28 (2014).
  • Gyata Mehta, Vasanti Arole. Arterial segmentation of human kidneys. IJCRR 2014;vol6(11):58-62
  • Roshini bajpe, Jayanthi.K S, R. Shubha. Infraorbital sulcus: A study in 100 skulls. Journal of Evolution of Medical And Dental Sciences 2014;vol4, Issue 39, August; page: 10007-10014.
  • Swapnali S, Varsha M, Gyata M, Geethanjali.B.S. Morphometric evaluation of the Foramen Magnum and its surgical implications in lateral approaches. Anatomica Karnataka, Vol-8(3):7-11(2014).
  • B.S, Varsha Mokhasi, Jayanthi.V, Rajini.T, Shashirekha M.S, Mohan Kumar H, Morphometrical analysis of aortic valves annulus of human cadaveric hearts for bio prosthetic purpose in Indian population. Anatomica Karnataka, Vol-8(2):11-14(2014).
  • Aga Ammar Murthuza, Varsha Mokhasi, Sivacharan.P.V, Rajini.T, Shashirekha, (Mrs) S Kantha, Morphometric study of pterion in Dry Skull And its correction with anterior division of Middle Meningeal artery. Anatomica Karnataka, Vol-8(2):54-59(2014).
  • Padmavathi Devi S, Rajini.T, Varsha Mokhasi. Morphometry of the First Sacral pedicle in south Indian population. IJCRR6.13; 38-44:2015.
  • Gyata Mehta, Varsha Mokhasi. Duplication in the formation of median nerve- a case report. NJCA 2015; Vol 4 (1):43-44.
  • Jose Anna Betty, Varsha Mokhasi, Subramani SA, Shashirekha M.S Jayanthi.K S, Rajini.T, Parenteral pesticidal exposure and risk of clefts in the craniofacial region: A case control study in south India. IJABPT Vol-6 Issue-2, April-june-2015:230-235.
  • Swapnali Shamkuwar, Gyata Mehta, Varsha Mokhasi, Jayanthi.K S, Geethanjali.B.S. Bilateral Arc Axillaire: A case Report. Anatomica Karnataka, Vol-9(1):6-8(2015).
  • Betty Anna Jose, Subramani SA, Varsha Mokhasi, Shashirekha M.S. A retrospective study on recognizable syndromes associated with craniofacial clefts, IJMHS [S.I], v.5,n.3,p.85-91, may.2015. ISSN2277-4939.
  • Betty Anna Jose, Subramani SA, Varsha Mokhasi, Mini Jayan. Consanguinity and clefts in the craniofacial region: A retrospective case control study. JCLPA 2015; vol. 2/Issue2:1-5.
  • Prakash, JyotiKumari, Ajay Kumar Bhardwaj, Betty Anna Jose, Sanjay Kumar Yadav, Gajendra Singh. Variations in the origins of the profunda femoris, medial and lateral Femoral circumflex arteries: a cadaver study in Indian population. Romanian Journal of Morphology and Embryology 2010; 51(1): 167-70[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, T Rajini, Ajay Kumar Bhardwaj, Jayanthi V, P KalyaniRao, Gajendra Singh. Urinary bladder diverticulum and its association with malignancy: an anatomical study oncadavers. Romanian Journal of Morphology and Embryology 2010; 51(3): 543- 545.[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, C Narayanswami, Deepak Kumar Singh, T Rajini, Jayanthi V, Gajendra Singh. Anatomical variations of peroneal muscles: a cadaver study in Indian population and review of literature. Journal of theAmerican Podiatric Medical Association (Press). [Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, Ajay Kumar Bhardwaj, Deepak Kumar Singh, T Rajini, Jayanthi V, Gajendra Singh. Anatomic variations of superficial peroneal nerve: clinical implications of a cadaver study. Italian Journal of Anatomy and Embrylogy 2010; 115 (3): 223-8.[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, Ajay Kumar Bhardwaj, M. Shashirekha, Suma H.Y., G. Gautham Krishna, Gajendra Singh. Lung morphology: a cadaver study in Indian population. Italian Journal of Anatomy and Embryology 2010; 115 (3): 235-40.[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash,Ajay Kumar Bhardwaj, M Nirmala Devi, Sridevi NS, P Kalyani Rao, Gajendra Singh. Sciatic nerve division: review of literature and cadaver study on Indian population. Singapore Medical Journal 2010; 51(9): 721-3.[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, T Rajini,Jayanthi V, Ajay Kumar Bhardwaj, Deepak Kumar Singh,Gajendra Singh. Double ureter and dulex system: a cadaver and radiological study. Urology Journal [Iran] 2011; 8: 145-8.[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, Jyoti Kumari, N Singh, G Rahul Deep, T Akhtar, N.S. Sridevi. A cadaveric study in the Indian population of the brachialis muscle innervation by the radial nerve. Romanian Journal of Morphology and Embryology 2009; 50(1):111-4.[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Jiji P J, Sujatha D’Costa, S R Nayak, L V Prabhu, C G Kumar, Prakash. A unique variation of superficial palmer arch. International Journal of Anatomical Variations 2009; 2:105-7.
  • Latha VP, Anu VR, Rai R, Pai MM, Kumar A, Sinha P, Nayak SR.. The nasal septum- an osteometrical study of 16 cadaver specimens- Ear nose & throat journal [U.S.A.] 2009; 88(8): 1052-6.
  • Prakash, T Rajini, Archana R, Geethanjali BS, Sivacharan PV, Varsha Mokhasi. Variations in the anatomy of thyroid gland: clinical implications of a cadaver study. Anatomical Science International [Japan] (Press).[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, Varsha Mokhasi, T Rajini, M ShashiRekha. Abdominal aorta and its branches: anatomical variations and clinical implications. Folia Morphologica [Poland] (Press).[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, T Rajini, Varsha Mokhasi, Geethanjali BS, Sivacharan PV, M ShashiRekha. Celiac trunk and its branches: anatomical variations and clinical implications. Singapore Medical Journal(Press). [Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Prakash, Varsha Mokhasi, T Rajini, M ShashiRekha, Gajendra Singh. Anatomical variations of renal arteries: clinical implications of a cadaver study. Singapore Medical Journal(Press).[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Jayanthi V, Prakash, M Nirmala Devi, Geethanjali BS, T Rajani. Anomalous origin of left vertebral artery from arch of aorta: review of literature and a case report. Folia Morphologica [Poland] 2010; 69 (4): 258-60.[Indexed in Pubmed]
  • Geethanjali BS, Jayanthi V, Shashirekha M, Sujatha Prabhu, Prachikala, Prakash, Betty Anna Jose, S Kantha. Anencephaly – A report of few cases. Anatomica Karnataka 2010; 4(2):61-6.
  • Archana R, T Rajini, Prachikala, Prakash, Nirmaladevi, S Kantha. A rare congenital anomaly of lung – a case report. Anatomica Karnataka 2010; 4(3):56-8.


  1. Name of the Candidate: Mr.T.Surendra Babu
    Title of Research Topic: Study of chronic exposure of Monosodium glutamate and hepatoprotective effect of Phyllanthus emblica on liver of Wistar albino rats.
    Name of the Research Guide: Dr.Varsha Mokhasi, Professor & HOD of Anatomy
  2.  Name of the Candidate: Mrs. Showri. R
    Title of Research Topic: A prevalent study of micronucleus frequencies as biomarker for genotoxicity in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)
    Name of the Research Guide: Dr.Rajini T, Professor of Anatomy
  3. Dr. Varsha Mokhasi
    Morphometric analysis of menisci of knee joint – A Cadaveric Study
  4. Dr. Shashirekha .M
    Study of axis vertebra -Sexual dimorphism in cervical vertebra
  5. Dr.Betty Anna Jose
    Study of variations in branches of median nerve in carpel tunnel
  6. Dr. Aga Ammar Murthuza
    Anatomical variations and joint space measurement of sacroiliac joint – an MRI study.
    Study of accessory foraminas in atlas vertebrae
    Morphometric analysis of menisci of knee joint – A MRI Study
    Study of variation in formation of obtutator artery