Dr. Meenakshy Varier's Profile
BAMS, Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management
A doctor who qualified in complementary medicine but has worked in clinical research area and keeps herself abreast with what is latest in the medical field. Her other interests include reading, writing, cooking and photography.
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Alternating skimpy sleep with longer sleep hours affects attention, creativity in young adults
The human microbiota plays a role in deciding the effectiveness of colorectal cancer treatment.
Advanced gene editing tool, CRISPR/Cas9, was used to reprogram photoreceptor mutated rods to functioning cones and restore vision in retinitis pigmentosa.
Conn syndrome is associated with co-secretion of stress hormone cortisol in addition to aldosterone, that contributes to the associated metabolic risk.
Maternal cell phone use during pregnancy increases risk of behavioral problems in the offspring.