Central Research Laboratory

Central Research Laboratory


The Central Research Laboratory (CRL) under SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital, Dharwad is established with an intenstion to promote, and provide platform to conduct  Biomedical and clinical research, addressing the range of health issues prevelent both locally and globally.

CRL encourages academicians, scientists, medical professionals and students to work together on basic and translational research project initiatives, showcasing a multidisciplinary and cooperative approach to tackling today's healthcare challenges.

Team in CRL specifically focuses on understanding molecular pathophysiology of various non communicable diseases to explore, develop, assess, validate novel therapeutic interventions.

Advanced techniques in cell and molecular biology, cell engineering, invitro disease modelling and stem cell biology are being employed to achieve goals.


Dr. Niranjan Kumar Vice-Chancellor, SDM University.

Dr. Rathnamala Desai Principal, SDMCMSH.

Research Co-ordinator and In-Charge
Dr. Vishwas Kaveeshwar Asst. Professor, SDMCMSH.

Research Assistants

Mr. Shriram Puranik
Ms. Aishwarya Banakar
Ms. Sanjana Argekar


Research Collaborations

  • SCERM Lab, IIT-Guwahati.
  • Dept. of Chemistry, IIT-Dharwad.
  • Cellagility Biomed Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru.
  • Dept. of Microbiology, Davangere University, Davangere.
  • Manipal Centre of Biotherapeutics Research (MCBR), MAHE.
  • DIMHANS, Dharwad.

Industrial Collaborations

  • Cellagility Biomed Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru
  • Lilac Insights, Mumbai
  • Anderson Diagnostics, Chennai
  • Nuwil Research & Innovations, Bengaluru
  • Galore Tx Pvt. Ltd, Bengaluru
  • Molecular Solutions Care Health LLP, Bengaluru