Dr. Mary Vagula

Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences

Gannon University, USA

Professor of Biology

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1990 Ph.D., Physiology and Biochemistry, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India

1984 M.Sc., Zoology, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India

1982 B.Sc., Biology, Zoology and Chemistry, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India

Publications (selected)

  1. Mastro, M., Caputo, J., and Vagula, M. C. (2014) Cognitive imapirment and dementia in Type 2 diabetes mellitus. US Pharm. 2014;39(10):33-37.
  2. Harkless, R., Al-Quraishi, M., and Vagula, M. C., 2014. Radiation Hazards of Radio Frequency Waves on the Early Embryonic Development of Zebrafish. Sensing Technologies for Global Health, Military Medicine, and Environmental Monitoring IV. Proc. of SPIE Vol. 9112, 91121E • © 2014 SPIE. DOI: 10.1117/12.2053469.
  3. Nelatury, S. R, and Vagula, M. C., 2014. Simulation Studies in Biochemical Signaling and Enzyme Reactions. Sensing Technologies for Global Health, Military Medicine, and Environmental Monitoring IV, edited by Šárka O. Southern, Mark A. Mentzer, Isaac Rodriguez-Chavez, Virginia E. Wotring, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 9112, 91121D • © 2014 SPIE. DOI: 10.1117/12.2053197.
  4. Altaher, W. Morrison, A., Mastro, M., and Vagula, M. C. (2014) Mapping the incidence pattern of some ailments and autoimmune diseases among young adults using GIS. HAPS Educator. 18(3): 23-25, 2014.
  5. Vagula, M. C. (2014). Innovations in instructional technology to enhance learning experiences of upper level biology students. HAPS Educator. 18(3): 29, 2014.
  6. Nelatury, S. R., Nelatury, C. F., and Vagula, M. C. (2014) Parameter estimation in different enzyme reactions. Advances in Enzyme Research, 2, 14-26. doi: 10.4236/aer.2014.21002.
  7. Vagula, M. C., Mastro A., & Wessel, D. L. (2013). Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes in Adolescents. US Pharm. 38(10)(Diabetes suppl):7-10, 2013.
  8. Vagula, M. C., Kubeldis N. R., & Nelatury, C. F. (2012). Lipid hydroperoxide levels, oxidative status and glucose absorption in rodents following BDE-85 exposure. Journal of the Pennlvania Academy of Science 86(1): 24-29, 2012.
  9. Vagula M. C., Kubeldis N., & Nelatury C. F. (2011) Effects of BDE- 85 on the Oxidative Status and Nerve Conduction in Rodents. International journal of toxicology 30(4) 428-434.
  10. Turner, R. B., Vagula, M. C., & Devi, S. S. (2009) “Osteoporosis: an understated complication of diabetes,” US Pharmacist. Vol. 34 No. 5 (Diabetes & Pharmaceutical care): pp.14-16, 2009.
  11. Vagula, M. C. & Devi, S. S. (2008). Hepatotoxicity of Antidiabetic Drugs. Published in US Pharmacist (Diabetes suppl) 2008; 33(5): 3-9.

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