Asothai Raju

Assistant Professor,

Department of Biochemistry,

Christian Medical College,

Bagayam, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India – 632002

Phone: +91-416-2284267 (office), +91-416-2284458 (lab)


I am involved in the teaching of undergraduate medical, nursing, and allied health science students.

Educational qualifications:

Degree Period Institution/University

MBBS 2003-2009 Madurai Medical College, Madurai (affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai)

MD. Biochemistry 2010-2013 All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Work experience:

Research interest:

My primary area of interest is in the possible effect of diet on the immunopathogenesis of autoimmune diseases.


Asothai R1, Anand V1, Das D1, Antil PS1, Khandpur S2, Sharma VK2, Sharma A3. Distinctive Treg associated CCR4-CCL22 expression profile with altered frequency of Th17/Treg cell in the immunopathogenesis of Pemphigus Vulgaris. Immunobiology. 2015 Oct;220(10):1129-35. doi: 10.1016/j.imbio.2015.06.008. Epub 2015 Jun 17.

Professional membership:

 Indian Immunology Society since 2011, Life member