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Dr Sunil Panchal

Dr Sunil Panchal
Name Sunil Panchal
Position Senior Research Fellow (Health and Wellbeing)
Section Centre for Health, Informatics and Economic Research (Research)
Office C319
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1012
Extension 1012
Email
Qualifications BSc Nagpur , MSc Nagpur , PhD USQ
Languages Hindi (accredited translator)

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Nutritional Physiology ( 111103 )
  • Basic Pharmacology ( 111501 )

Research interests
Functional foods, Obesity, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Osteoarthritis

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Agriculture and the Environment (IAgE)

Currently teaching courses/programs
BIO1810 Introduction to Food Science
BIO2810 Nutrition and Health

Research most recent
Bhandarkar NS, Kumar SA, Martin J, Brown L, Panchal SK. Attenuation of metabolic syndrome by EPA/DHA ethyl esters in testosterone-deficient high-carbohydrate, high-fat diet-fed rats. Marine Drugs 2018; 16(6): 182.

Panchal SK, Bliss E, Brown L. Capsaicin in metabolic syndrome. Nutrients 2018; 10(5): 630.

Ghattamaneni NKR, Panchal SK, Brown L. Nutraceuticals in rodent models as potential treatments for human Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Pharmacological Research 2018; 132: 99-107.


Research most notable
Brown L, Poudyal H, Panchal SK. Functional foods as potential therapeutic options for metabolic syndrome. Obesity Reviews 2015; 16(11): 914-941.

Bhaswant M, Fanning K, Netzel M, Mathai ML, Panchal SK, Brown L. Cyanidin 3-glucoside improves diet-induced metabolic syndrome in rats. Pharmacological Research 2015; 102; 208-217.

Poudyal H, Panchal SK, Diwan V, Brown L. Omega-3 fatty acids and metabolic syndrome: effects and emerging mechanisms of action. Progress in Lipid Research 2011;50:372-387.


Publications in ePrints

Ghattamaneni, Naga K. R. and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2019) An improved rat model for chronic inflammatory bowel disease. Pharmacological Reports, 71 (1). pp. 149-155. ISSN 1734-1140

Bhandarkar, Nikhil S. and Brown, Lindsay and Panchal, Sunil K. (2019) Chlorogenic acid attenuates high-carbohydrate, high-fat diet-induced cardiovascular, liver, and metabolic changes in rats. Nutrition Research, 62. pp. 78-88. ISSN 0271-5317

Ghattamaneni, Naga K.R. and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2019) Cyanidin 3-glucoside from Queen Garnet plums and purple carrots attenuates DSS-induced inflammatory bowel disease in rats. Journal of Functional Foods, 56. pp. 194-203. ISSN 1756-4646

Bhandarkar, Nikhil S. and Mouatt, Peter and Brown, Lindsay and Panchal, Sunil K. (2019) Green coffee ameliorates components of diet-induced metabolic syndrome in rats. Journal of Functional Foods, 57. pp. 141-149. ISSN 1756-4646

Shafie, Siti Raihanah and Wanyonyi, Stephen and Panchal, Sunil K. and Brown, Lindsay (2019) Linseed components are more effective than whole linseed in reversing diet-induced metabolic syndrome in rats. Nutrients, 11 (1677). pp. 1-16. ISSN 2072-6643

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Nutritional Physiology ( 111103 )
  • Basic Pharmacology ( 111501 )


Research topics