Guest Lecture

Date:19 April 2008

Dr. S.J.S. Flora ,Joint Director and Head ,Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Defense research and development Establishment, Ministry of Defense Govt. India Delivered a lecture on “Metal Toxicity and its Management” on 19th April 2008 for the students as well as faculty of science.
He drew our attention towards the severity of chemical warfare and
increasingly higher exposure of population to metal toxicity.
He emphasized on higher intake of Calcium, Vitamin C and Zinc in diet can prevent the development of toxicity in exposed population

He also shared his research experiences in developing a drug for treatment of patients suffering from metal toxicity