Aufau International Award 2016 | Lifetime Achievement Award | Biochemistry
Prof. Dr. U. S. Mahadeva Rao

Professor of Medical Biochemistry (VK7)

Faculty of Medicine and Health Science

Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin


Mahadeva rao

Dr. U.S.Mahadeva Rao, an Indian citizen, did Master and Doctorate degree in Biochemistry from the University of Madras, India. His special interest is on herbal medicine. Dr. Rao also did his Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology from India. He has worked as Lecturer in SRM UNIVERSITY and ADHIPARASAKTHI COLLEGE, affiliated to University of Madras from 1990 to 2009. He is a Life time Fellow of Indian Chemical Society. To his credential he has published 70+ research papers and conceptual review articles in peer reviewed International Journals. Dr.Rao has organized, participated, presented and chaired in many National, International Seminars and Conferences. Dr.Rao has published 7 text books viz.  Clinical biochemistry, General Biochemistry, Basics of Molecular Phylogeny and Research methodology, Monographs on Antidiabetic potential of Avocado and Noni, and Solanum species versus cancer. He was associated with International Research projects / Teaching in African continent (Ethiopia) from 2009-2011. Currently he is working as Professor (VK7) of Biochemistry in Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, Malaysia by holding many Ministry as well as University funded projects including FRGS, RACE, UniSZA Research Grant Projects. Added to his tribute, presently he is Editor in 5 International Journals including Scopus indexed.