Dr. Wilma Delphine  Silvia

Dr. Wilma Delphine Silvia

Associate Professor
Akash Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, India

Highest Degree
M.D. in Biochemistry from Manipal University, India

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Dr. Wilma Delphine Silvia is currently working as Professor and HOD at Akash Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, India. She obtained her M.D. degree in Biochemistry from Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, Manipal University, Karnataka, India. She is having 20 years working experience. She has published 38 articles in national and international journals, presented 10 papers in conferences contributed as author/co-author. She is also author of 2 books. She is also working on 4 research projects and short term projects grants from IMCR. She is also serving as reviewer and member of editorial board in many journals. She was a receiver of Excellence Award on 22nd October 2004 at Mount Carmel College, Bangalore, organized by Christian Employees Movement, Bangalore, and Basavashree State Award. She is member of various committees. She is professional member of Indian Medical Association, and Association of Clinical Biochemists of India. She also delivered 8 invited lectures in different Institute. She also attended 38 conferences and seminars.

Area of Interest:

Biomedical Sciences
Cancer Research
Clinical Biochemistry

Selected Publications

  1. Rajeev, G., W.D.C. Rayappa, R. Vijayalakshmi, M. Swathi and S. Kumar, 2015. Evaluation of thyroid hormone levels in chronic kidney disease patients. Saudi J. Kidney Dis. Transplant., 26: 90-93.
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  2. Seeri, J.S. and V.D. Siddappa, 2014. Evaluation of general health condition, stress and depression among first year medical students. J. Contemp. Med. Edu., 2: 37-41.
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  3. Roopakala, M.S., M. Eshwarappa, C.W.D. Silvia, P. Krishna, V. Kumar, S. Chandrashekara and K.P. Kumar, 2014. Potential role of transforming growth factor β1 and interleukin-6 in elderly type 2 diabetes mellitus patients. Al Ameen J. Med. Sci., 7: 160-163.
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  4. Padmasri, R., B. Priyadarshini and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2014. Biomarkers in polycystic ovarian syndrome. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 3: 499-515.

  5. Hidayathulla, M., R. Sujatha, C.R.W.D. Silvia and G.R.S. Kumar, 2014. Hypoglycemia in neonates and children. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 3: 490-498.

  6. Sweta, K., V.B. Pinnelli and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2013. Mitochondrial DNA disorders: revisited. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 2: 145-159.
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  7. Sujatha, R., C.R.W.D. Silvia, M. Hidayathulla and K.S. Sahana, 2013. Pediatric hypocalcemia: An insight. Int. J. Curr. Pharmaceut. Res., 3: 167-176.

  8. Ravish, H. and W.D.S.C. Rayappa, 2013. Evaluation of serum C-reactive protein, total antioxidant capacity and body mass index in essential hypertensive men. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 2: 28-35.

  9. Ramana, K.V., V.B. Pinnelli, B. Prakash, C.R.W.D. Silvia and S. Kandi et al., 2013. Complicated skin and skin structure infections (cSSSI's): a comprehensive review. Am. J. Med. Biol. Res., 1: 159-164.
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  10. Prasad, C.G.S., S. Ramabhatta and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2013. Understanding acid base physiology-traditional vs physicochemical approach. Int. J. Curr. Pharmaceut. Res., 2: 330-339.

  11. Pinnelli, V.B.K., M. Sirsiker and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2013. Galectin-3: A novel biomarker. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 2: 81-94.
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  12. Pinnelli, V.B.K., C.R.W.D. Silvia and K.P. Suresh, 2013. Evaluation of serum anti thyroid peroxidase antibodies in carcinoma breast of Indian women. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 2: 177-181.
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  13. Lakshmangowda, P.B., E. Joseph, J. Goturu and W.D. Silvia, 2013. Beneficial effect of long term yoga training on serum nitric oxide. Asain J. Med. Clin. Sci., 2: 44-47.

  14. Kumar, G.R.S., R. Sujatha, C.R.W.D. Silvia and K. Shwetha, 2013. Plasma zinc levels in children with malnutrition and pneumonia: A comparative study. Int. J. Curr. Pharmaceut. Res., 2: 182-187.

  15. Ganga, H.R. and C.R.W.D. Silvia and S. Desai, 2013. Evaluation of inflammation sensitive proteins and total antioxidant capacity in peripheral vascular disease. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 2: 109-115.

  16. Devi, U., S. Roopakala, C.R.W.D. Silvia and P. Kumar, 2013. Thiopentone and propofol in brain protection during temporary clipping in intracranial aneurysm surgery: A preliminary comparative study. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 2: 123-134.

  17. Adinarayanan, S., B.P. Udupi, C.R.W.D. Silvia and K. Sweta, 2013. Dexmedetomidine: A clinical review. Int. J. Curr. Pharmaceut. Res., 2: 321-329.

  18. Roopakala, M.S., H.R. Pawan, U. Krishnamurthy, M. Eshwarappa and K.M.P. Kumar, 2012. Evaluation of high sensitivity creactive protein and glycated hemoglobin levels in diabetic nephropathy. Saudi J. Kidney Dis. Transplant., 23: 286-289.
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  19. Ranjini, C.Y., R. Murgod, C.R.W.D. Silvia and K.V. Santosh, 2012. Evaluation and comparison of hematological parameters between Vivax and Falciparum malaria. Int. J. Pharma Bio Sci., 3: 1120-1128.

  20. Pinnelli, V.B.K., A. Chakraborty, S.K. Anumula and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2012. Drug induced acute immune thrombocytopenia: a case report. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 1: 34-36.
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  21. Mangala, N.S., D.S. Raghavendra and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2012. Evaluation of C- reactive protein and Sialic acid as predictors of systemic inflammation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Biomedicine, 32: 414-417.

  22. Kumar, P.V.B., C.R.W.D. Silvia and N. Kumar, 2012. Migralepsy - a clinical report. Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 1: 45-48.
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  23. Desai, K.N.P., M.S. Roopakala, C.R.W.D. Silvia and K.M.P. Kumar, 2012. Evaluation of plasma fibrinogen levels in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Int. J. Diabet. Dev. Count., 32: 209-213.
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  24. Zope, S.A., C.R.W.D. Silvia, K. Kranti, 2011. Estimation of the total antioxidant capacity of whole blood in patients with chrnic periodontitis using the nitroblue tetrazolium reduction test. Int. J. Contemp. Dent., 2: 91-94.
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  25. Wilma, D.S.C., N. Kavya and S. Kulkarni, 2011. Evaluation of insulin sensitivity status in polycystic ovarian syndrome. Asian Pacific J. Trop. Dis., 1: 67-70.
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  26. Sweta, K., C.R.W.D. Silvia and D.S. Raghavendra, 2011. Evaluation of serum C-reactive protein, oxidative stress as cardiovascular risk predictors in polycystic ovarian syndrome. Biomedicine, 31: 225-230.

  27. Subrahmanyam, R.M., C. Srikantaiah, P. Krishna, C.R.W.D. Silvia and S. Thirunavukkarasu et al., 2011. Can bronchial asthma be classified based on the immunological status? Lung India, 28: 110-113.
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  28. Raghavendra K.P. and D.S.C.R. Wilma, 2011. Evaluation of preanalytical stability of the sample for complete blood count. Asian Pacific J. Trop. Dis., 1: 239-240.
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  29. Murgod, R., C.Y. Ranjini and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2011. A comparative study of hepatic biochemical parameters between vivax and falciparum malaria. Biomedicine, 31: 185-188.

  30. Kumar, P.V.B., C.R.W.D. Silvia, B. Rakish and K.V. Santosh, 2011. Steatocystoma multiplex with oligodontia: A case report. Indian J. Clin. Pract., 22: 85-87.

  31. Jeeyar, Hemalatha and D.S.C.R. Wilma, 2011. Evaluation of effect of smoking and hypertension on serum lipid profile and oxidative stress. Asian Pacific J. Trop. Dis., 1: 289-291.
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  32. Bylappa, K., A. Mohiyudin, W. Delphine, C.R. Silvia, D. Krishnamurthy and M.S. Pyarajan, 2011. A comparative study of early and late tracheostomy in patients requiring prolonged tracheal intubation. Ear Nose Throat, Vol. 4. .
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  33. Ahuja, A., M.S. Roopkala, C.R.W.D. Silvia, S. Reddy and K.M.P. Kumar, 2011. Glycated hemoglobin dyslipidemia and risk of atherosclerosis in type I diabetes mellitus patients. Int. J. Diabetes Develop. Countries, 31: 18-21.
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  34. Sridevi, N.S., C.R.W.D. Silvia, R. Kulkarni and C. Seshagiri, 2010. Palmar dermatoglyphics in carcinoma breast of Indian women. Rom. J. Morphol. Embryol., 51: 547-550.
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  35. Silvia, C.R.W.D. and P.V.B. Kumar, 2010. Saga of ghrelin: Its structure, actions and therapeutic uses. Asian Biomed., 4: 855-860.
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  36. Sandeep, T., M.S. Roopakala, C.R. Silvia, S. Chandrashekara and M. Rao, 2010. Evaluation of serum immunoglobulin e levels in bronchial asthma. Lung India, 27: 138-140.
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  37. Anitha, M., C.R.W.D. Silvia, H.L. Vishwanath, 2010. Unusual case of viral hepatitis E induced fulminant hepatic failure with incidental finding of renal angiomyolipoma, liver hemangioma and situs inversus. Indian J. Clin. Pract., 21: 187-190.

  38. Vijayadas, S.S., C.R.W.D. Silvia, M.S. Roopakala and K.M.P. Kumar, 2009. Evaluation of glycated hemoglobin and microalbuminuria levels in type 1 diabetic patients in Southern India. Biomedicine, 29: 275-277.

  39. Roopakala, M.S., A. Suresh, A. Srinath, A.G. Anand and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2009. Anthropometric measurements as predictors of intraabdominal fat thickness. Indian J. Physiol. Pharm., 53: 259-264.
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  40. Isaac, A., C.R.W.D. Silvia, S.N. Somanna, V. Mysorekar, K. Narayana and P. Srikantaiah, 2009. Prevalence and manifestations of endemic fluorosis among school children in a Kaiwara village of India: A preliminary study. Asian Biomed., 3: 563-566.

  41. Suresh, D.R., C.R.W.D. Silvia and R. Agarwal, 2008. Lipid peroxidation and total antioxidant capacity in patients with chronic renal failure. Asian J. Biochem., 3: 315-319.
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  42. Suresh, D.R., C.R.W.D. Silvia and R. Agarwal, 2008. Biochemical markers of oxidative stress in predialytic chronic renal failure patients. Hong Kong J. Nephrol., 10: 2-6.

  43. Nalini, R., C.R.W.D. Silvia and S. Uthappa, 2008. Utility of blood DNA levels in diagnosis of breast cancer. J. Can. Res. Ther., 4: 57-59.
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  44. Agarwal, R. and C.R.W.D. Silvia, 2008. Crigler najjar syndrome: Type II: A case report. Asian Biomed., 2: 1-3.

  45. Vishwanth, H.L., C.R.W.D. Silvia, U. Anand and R. Agarwal, 2007. Glutathione and glutathione peroxidase levels in type II diabetes mellitus. SFRR India Bull., 6: 4-6.

  46. Silvia, C.R.W.D. and M.S.R.R. Agarwal, 2007. Antioxidant status and lipid peroxidation in patients with type II diabetes mellitus and diabetic nephropathy. SFRR India Bull., 6: 15-18.

  47. Nalini, R., C.R.W.D. Silvia, P.M. Makhija and S. Uthappa, 2005. Usefulness of serum CA 15.3 and histopathological prognostic indices in breast cancer. Indian J. Clin. Biochem., 20: 165-168.
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  48. Silvia, C.R.W.D., B. Sharmistha, P. Shetty and S. Uthappa, 2003. Ferritin, a potent threat for acute myocardial infarction? J. Assoc. Phys. India, 51: 947-950.
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  49. Silvia, C.R.W.D., D.M. Vasudevan and K.S. Prabhu, 2002. Alteration of serum β 2 microglobulin in oral carcinoma. Indian J. Clin. Biochem., 17: 104-107.
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  50. Silvia, C.R.W.D., D.M. Vasudevan and K.S. Prabhu, 2001. Evaluation of serum glycoproteins in oral carcinoma. Indian J. Clin. Biochem., 16: 113-115.
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