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LIST OF RESEARCH PROJECTS

Sl. Title of the project Name of the PI & Collaborators Duration Funding
BACTERIOLOGY AND MYCOLOGY DIVISION
1. AINP on Neonatal Mortality in Farm Animals Joint Director (Research) (PC); R.K. Agarwal (PI), Rajendra Singh, Y.P.S. Malik, M. Sankar, U.K. De, Abhishek, D.K. Sinha Nov 2014 –Mar 2020 ICAR
2. CctA and hyaluronidase gene mutants of Clostridium chauvoei: Construction and evaluation of vaccine potential K.N. Viswas (PI) Jul 2015 – Jun 2018 ICAR - NASF
3. Assessment of a PPD tuberculin produced from the indigenous Mycobacterium bovis (3/86) strain for use in cattle Rishendra Verma (PI) Apr 2016 – Mar 2018 ICAR – Emeritus Scientist Scheme
4. Development of a genetically engineered live vaccine against brucellosis for animals Pallab Chaudhuri (PI), T.K. Goswami Oct 2012 – Sep 2017 DBT
5. Development of recombinant vaccine for control of salmonellosis in poultry R.K. Agarwal (PI), D.K. Singh Dec 2014 – Jun 2017 DBT
BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS DIVISION
6. Efficacy of phage lysate of Brucella abortus in experimental animal and target host Bablu Kumar (PI), Mayank Rawat, V.K. Chaturvedi, Lata Jain, Abhishek Jun 2013–Jun 2017 Institute
7. Development of field diagnostics for classical swine fever
Sub-project: Development and standardization of spot diagnostic test for swine fever viral antigen in tissue samples
V.K. Chaturvedi (PI), P. Dhar, V. Upmanyu Jun 2013 – May 2017 Institute
8. Introduction of innovative selected diagnostics/ biological products for up scaling and pilot scale production R.P. Singh (PI), Bablu Kumar, Bina Mishra, C.L. Patel, D.K. Singh Aug 2015 – Mar 2018 Institute
9. Development of nucleo-diagnostic techniques and understanding the receptor fidelity of canine distemper virus from wildlife origin K.K. Rajak (PI), S. Chakravarti, Karikalan. M Aug 2016 –Jul 2018 Institute
10. Establishment of Agri-Business Incubation (ABI) Centres for National Agriculture Innovation Fund R.P. Singh (PI), Bablu Kumar, Sameer Srivastava, S.K. Singh, Puneet Kumar Jan 2016 – Mar 2020 ICAR
11. Development of recombinant sheeppox vectored Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) vaccine for small ruminants Bina Mishra (PI), P.K. Gupta, C.L. Patel, Sonal, V.K. Chaturvedi Nov 2013 – Apr 2017 DBT
12. Understanding the immune mechanism of host disease and development of marker vaccines and DIVA test for Peste des Petits ruminants R.P. Singh (PI), Praveen Singh, V. Upamanyu, D. Muthuchelvan Jul 2015 – Jul 2018 DBT - BBSRC
BIOLOGICAL STANDARDIZATION
13. Investigating viral causes of neonatal mortality in lab animals Y.P.S. Mallik (PI), K. Dhama, Somendu Chakravarti, Ajay K. Tahlan, Upender Bhardwaj Aug 2016 – Mar 2019 Institute
14. National initiative on climate resilient agriculture (NICRA): Identification of unique traits/ factors in indigenous livestock making them resilient to climate change in relation to diseases and database development A.K. Tiwari (PI), Puneet Kumar, K.P. Singh, G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar, Dinesh Chandra, N.R. Sahoo Apr 2011 –Mar 2020 ICAR-NICRA
15. Veterinary type culture collection: Veterinary microbes component A.K. Tiwari (Nodal Officer), Mayank Rawat (PI), Salauddin Quereshi Apr 2014 – Mar 2020 ICAR
16. Development of molecular platforms for point-of-care detection of major enteric viruses responsible for neonatal mortality in animals Y.P.S. Malik (PI) Nov 2014 – Nov 2019 ICAR – National Fellow Scheme
CADRAD
17. Epidemiological studies & clinical profiling of theileriosis in relation to various risk factors in cattle Dinesh Chandra (PI), K.P. Singh Jul 2016 –Jun 2018 Institute
18. Novel nucleo-diagnostic platform for detection of pathogens transmitted through bovine semen S. Nandi (PI), S. Chakrabartti, V. Chander, Gaurav Sharma Jul 2016–
Jun 2018
Institute
19. AICRP on Animal Disease Monitoring and Surveillance S. Nandi (PI), Vinodh Kumar O.R. Sep 2015– Mar 2020 ICAR
20. AINP on Bluetongue V.K. Gupta (PC); K.P. Singh (PI), M.A. Ramakrishnan (PI-Mukteswar Unit), Vishal Chander, B. Mondal Apr 2001 – Mar 2020 ICAR
21. Development of diagnostic systems, reference collections and molecular epidemiology studies for important arboviral pathogens for livestock in India K.P. Singh (PI) Sep 2014 – Sep 2017 DBT - BBSRC
22. Development and evaluation of medicinal plant based remedy for improving sexual behaviour and fertility in chemically-induced reproductive toxicity in male rats Ranjeeta Mourya (PI), A.G. Telang (Mentor) Oct 2016 – Oct 2019 DHR – MHFW (Women Scientist Scheme)
23. Establishment of reverse genetics system for rescue of bluetongue virus of Indian origin Gaurav K Sharma (PI), V.K. Gupta, A.K. Tiwari, K.P. Singh Aug 2017 – Aug 2020 DST
EPIDEMIOLOGY
24. Epidemiology of emergence of antimicrobial drug resistance in bacteria of veterinary clinical importance B.R. Singh (PI), Vinod Kumar O.R., A.M. Pawde, V.K. Gupta, U.K. De, D. Mondal Aug 2016-Jul 2018 Institute
25. Meta analysis of peste des petits ruminants (PPR) in India D.K. Sinha (PI), B.R. Singh, Vinod Kumar, R.P. Singh, V.K. Chaturvedi, D. Bardhan Sep 2017 –  Aug 2018 Institute
26. Geospatial and meta analysis on bluetongue in small ruminants Vinodh Kumar O.R. (PI), B.R. Singh, D.K. Sinha, K.P. Singh, D. Bardhan Oct 2017 – Nov 2018 Institute
IMMUNOLOGY
27. Development of a cell culture adapted vaccine and improvement of vaccination strategy for prevention and control of duck plague S. Dandapat (PI), S. Nandi
S.C. Giri (CARI, Bhubaneshwer)
Sep 2015 –
Aug 2018
Institute
28. Development of novel antigens based sandwich ELISA for identification of ALV transmitter chickens Alka Tomar (PI), K. Kumanan (TANUVAS, Chennai), A. Sonwane, V.K. Saxena (CARI, Izatnagar) Aug 2017 – 
Jul 2019
 Institute
29. Host pathogen interaction flagship programme
Sub project 1 (Bacterial component): Relevance of macrophage polarization towards M1 & M2 during pathogen interaction. T.K. Goswami (PI), M.K. Singh Sep 2017 –
Aug 2018
Institute
Sub project 2 (Parasitic component): To probe the efficacy of recombinant GAPDH fragment of Haemonchus to include CMI in host species using in-vitro model. Paritosh Joshi (PI) Sep 2017 –
Aug 2018
Institute
30. Exploration of Toll-like receptor agonist(s) as adjuvants and prophylactic agents in chicken R. Saravanan (PI), T.K. Goswami, C. Madhan Mohan, Sohini Dey, Ajay Kumar Mar 2017 – Mar 2020 DBT
MEDICINE
31. Characterization and evaluation of antioxidant property of catechin loaded polymeric nanoparticles to ameliorate hepatopathies D. B. Mondal (PI), S. K. Dixit, Praveen Singh , A.G. Telang, K.P. Singh July 2015 –
Jun 2018
Institute
32. Diagnostic and therapeutic interventions on gastritis & peptic ulcer disease (GPUD) in canines S.K. Dixit (PI), D.B. Mondal, Umesh Dimri, M. Hoque, R.S. Rathore Jul 2016 –
Jun 2018
Institute
33. Improvement of therapeutic response against canine parvovirus infection using immunoglobulin and antioxidants. U.K. De (PI), M.K. Singh, R. Raguvaran Aug 2017 –
Jul 2019
Institute
34. Outreach Programme on Ethno-veterinary Medicine S. Dey (PC & PI), Anil Kumar Sharma, Mohini Saini, K. Mahendran, Sumit Mahajan Apr 2009 – Mar 2020 ICAR
35. Strategically enhancing livelihood opportunities to the very small and marginal farmers though small animal husbandry, emphasizing latest animal health technological interventions in Shivalik range of Uttarakhand Umesh Dimri (PI), Vinodh Kumar O.R., U.K. De, B.H.M. Patel, A.C. Saxena, Anuj Chauhan Jul 2015 – Jul 2018 DST
PARASITOLOGY
36. Immunoprophylactic evaluation of radiation attenuated Trypanosoma evansi A.K. Tewari (PI), B.C. Saravanan, S. Dandapat Jul 2016 –
Jul 2018
Institute
37. Recombinant protein and nucleic acid based diagnostic platform for canine haemoparasitic infections. P.S. Banerjee (PI), Praveen Singh, Rajat Garg, O.K. Raina, Sameer Shrivastava Aug 2017 –
Jul 2019
Institute
38. Expression of recombinant antigens of Trichinella sp. for evaluation of serodiagnotic potential Hira Ram (PI), P.S. Banerjee, M.K. Singh,
M. Karikalan
Aug 2017 –
Jul 2019
Institute
39. AINP on gastro-intestinal parasitism B.P. Mishra (PC), Dinesh Chandra (PI), Rajat Garg, M Sankar, Hira Ram Apr 2001 – Mar 2020 ICAR
40. Chemical, structural and functional characterization of identified anti-tick lead phytochemicals and optimization of delivery matrix for effective application of natural formulation for the control of acaricide resistant ticks Srikant Ghosh (PI), B.C. Saravanan, G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar, S. Dey Jan 2017 – Jan 2020 ICAR- NASF
41. Effect of ethno botanicals against GI parasites for mitigation of anthelmintic resistance Arvind Prasad (PI) Feb 2017 – Jan 2020 ICAR – Emeritus Scientist Scheme
42. Studies on role of endophytes in variation of acaricidal properties of two acaricide producing plant species from north eastern states Srikant Ghosh (PI), B.C. Saravanan, G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar Jan 2017 – Jan 2020 DBT
43. Detection of acaricides resistance in cattle ticks population of Haryana State and Development of strategies to improve surveillance and their control Srikant Ghosh (Mentor); Sachin Kumar (PI) May 2017 – May 2019 DST - NPDF
PATHOLOGY
44. Pathomorphological and molecular diagnosis of important viral induced respiratory diseases in poultry M. Palanivelu (PI), S.D. Singh, K. Dhama Jan 2014-
Dec. 2017
Institute
45. Flavivirus infections in pigs and bats with special reference to Japanese encephalitis G. Saikumar (PI), Z.B. Dubal, S. Dandapat, G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar, Tareni Das, K.K. Rajak Jul 2015-
Jun 2018
Institute
46. Pathology of respiratory disease complex in ruminants Vidya Singh (PI), Rajendra Singh, B.R. Singh, Ajay Kumar,Vishal Chander Aug 2017 –
Jul 2019
Institute
47. Prevalence and pathobiology of retroviral diseases in sheep and goats Pawan Kumar (PI) Dec 2016– Dec 2019 DST
48. Development of pen-side diagnostic test/kit for diagnosis of Marek’s disease in poultry S.D. Singh (PI) Feb 2017– Feb 2020 ICAR – Emeritus Scientist Scheme
PHARMACOLOGY & TOXICOLOGY
49. Evaluation of cardioprotective potential of isoflavonoids biochanin A and kaempferol in cardiomyopathy T. U. Singh (PI), Dinesh Kumar, Subhashree Parida, Sumit Mahajan Jul 2015-
Jun 2018
Institute
50. Evaluation of synergistic efficacy of curumin with hemin, bilirubin and deferoxamine in cutaneous wound healing by isobolographic studies in rats Dinesh Kumar (PI), T.U. Singh, Madhu C.L, Amarpal Jul 2016-
Jun 2018
Institute
51. Evalution of imipenem loaded nanoparticle for extended drug release and its applicability in polymicrobial sepsis. Madhu C.L. (PI), T.U. Singh, Praveen Singh. Dinesh Kumar, M. Kesavan, Raghuvaran Aug 2017-
Jul 2019
Institute
52. Outreach programme on monitoring of drug residues and environmental pollutants B.P. Mishra (PC); A.G. Telang (PI), Praveen Singh, T.U. Singh, M. Kesavan Apr 2009 – Mar 2020 ICAR
53. Understanding the regulation of oxytocin signaling in obesity-induced dysfunctional labor Subhashree Parida (PI), T.U. Singh, Manjit Panigrahi Nov 2014– May 2018 DBT
54. Lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) signaling in early pregnant buffalo uterus: Possible role in endometrial receptivity and embryo implantation Subhashree Parida (PI) Dec 2014 – Mar 2018 DST
55. Role of sigma-1 receptor in chronic kidney disease Madhu CL Aug 2017– Aug 2020 DST
SURGERY
56. Radiographic and ultrasonographic imaging for diagnosis of cardio-renal syndrome in dogs A.C. Saxena (PI), M. Hoque, K. Mahendran, M.R. Verma Jul 2016 –
Jun 2018
Institute
57. Tear based biomarkers for early detection of Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca (KCS) and prediction of corneal graft acceptance in KCS affected dogs Kiranjeet Singh (PI), Aswathy Gopinathan, Mohini Saini, Ravi Kant, Pawan Kumar Aug 2016 –
Jul 2018
Institute
58. AINP on diagnostic imaging and management of surgical conditions in animals B.P. Mishra (PC); Amar Pal (PI), M. Hoque, P. Kinjavdekar, A.M. Pawde, H.P. Aithal, Rekha Pathak, K. Singh, A.C. Saxena, A. Gopinathan Nov 2014 – Mar 2020 ICAR
VETERINARY BIOTECHNOLOGY
59. Development of multiplex assay for detecting autoantibody signatures (Biomarkers) associated with canine mammary cancer Sonal (PI), S.K. Maiti, A.K. Sharma, A.K. Tiwari, Bina Mishra, Naveen Kumar Aug 2015 –
Jul 2018
Institute
60. Detection of peptide biomarks and development of synthetic anti-microbial peptide hydrogels for bovine mastitis Sameer Shrivastava (PI), G.K. Gaur, Mayank Rawat, Reena Mukherjee, Sonal Jan 2017 – Jan 2020 ICAR-NASF
61. Centre for Agricultural Bioinformatics (CABin) G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar (PI), B.P. Mishra, Amit Kumar, Yash Pal Singh Nov 2014 – Mar 2020 ICAR
62. Development and validation of peptides and peptide nucleic acid activated nano materials as reagents for detection/ quantitation of viruses to have affordable rapid visual tests Satish Kumar (PI) Nov 2015 – Nov 2017 ICAR – Emeritus Scientist Scheme
63. Development of recombinant protein based penside diagnostic kit for avian reovirus infection Deepak Kumar (PI), K. Dhama, B.P. Mishra, Ajay Kumar May 2014 – May 2017 DBT
64. Sub viral particle based Infectious bursal disease vaccine: a way forward towards translation from lab to land Sohini Dey (PI), R. Saravanan, C. Madhan Mohan May 2016 – Sep 2017 DBT
65. Development and evaluation of DIVA-based vaccine utilizing an Indian isolate of Classical Swine Fever virus P.K. Gupta (PI), Mohini Saini Mar 2017 – Mar 2020 DBT
66. Development and evaluation of a genetically engineered vaccine against Newcastle disease and chicken infectious anaemia of chickens C. Madhan Mohan (PI), Kuldeep Dhama, R. Sarvanan, Sohini dey Dec 2017 – Dec 2020 DBT
67. Functional studies to evaluate the role of immune response gene(s) against Peste des Petits Ruminants virus using CRISPR/Cas9 and RNAi G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar (Mentor); Shikha Saxena (PI) May 2017 – May 2019 DST - NPDF
VETERINARY PUBLIC HEALTH
68. Outreach Programme on Zoonotic diseases B.P. Mishra (PC); S.V.S. Malik (PI), D.K. Singh, R.S. Rathore, R.K. Agarwal, P.S. Banerjee, S. Samanta, T. Sabrinath, Z.B. Dubal, Himani Dhanze Apr 2009 – Mar 2020 ICAR
69. Programme support on translational research on molecular epidemiology of Listeria monocytogenes S.V.S. Malik (PI) May 2012 – May 2017 DBT
70. Development of national Brucella repository and molecular characterization of brucella species of diverse origin D.K. Singh (PI), A.K. Tiwari, A.P. Sahoo Oct 2012 – Sep 2017 DBT
71. Genotypic diversity of human, bovine and porcine group A rotaviruses Z.B. Dubal (PI) May 2016 – May 2020 DBT
72. New Promising approaches for synergistic blocking of anthrax toxin at protective antigen interacting domains of the lethal factor and edema factor Deepak B Rawool (PI), S.V.S. Malik Jul 2016 – Jul 2019 DHR - MHFW
73. Development and application of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for serological survey of Japanese encephalitis virus infection in equines Himani Dhanze (PI) Dec 2016 – Dec 2019 DST
ANIMAL GENETICS
74. Prediction of breed composition and genetic diversity of Vrindavani crossbred cattle. Manjit Panigrahi (PI), Bharat Bhushan, G.K. Gaur, G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar Jul 2016 –
Jun 2018
Institute
75. Genetic evaluation of economic traits of economic importance using pedigree information in SNPs marker in Murrah buffalo and crossbred cattle Amit Kumar (PI), Triveni Dutt, A.K.S. Tomar, Manjit Panigrahi Jul 2016 –
Jul 2019
Institute
76. Estimation of autozygosity in cattle and buffaloes by conventional and modern methods and their comparison Subodh Kumar (PI), Anuj Chauhan, N.R. Sahoo, A.K.S. Tomar, Med Ram Verma Aug 2016 –
Jul 2018
Institute
77. Development of transgenic goat expressing interferon tau in urine using testis-mediated gene transfer (TMGT) technology Arvind Sonwane (PI), Subodh Kumar, C.L. Patel, M.K. Patra, A.C. Saxena Jul 2016 –
Jun 2018
Institute
78. Development of inbred strain of mouse using Swiss-albino out bred strain as foundation stock Pushpendra Kumar (PI),
Amit Kumar, Jai Prakash
Aug 2017 –
Jul 2020
Institute
79. Enhancing livelihood security of farming community through livestock and crop integration using proven technologies Ranvir Singh, Subodh Kumar, Om Singh, Anuj Chauhan, Rajiv Ranjan Kumar, Pachaiyappan K, O.K. Bharti, U.K. De, M.K. Patra Oct 2016 – Oct 2018 ICAR (Farmer First Programme)
80. Development of RNA-guided recombinase (RGR) platform for targeted DNA integration Arvind Sonwane (PI), Bina Mishra, C.L. Patel, Anuj Chauhan Jun 2017 – Jun 2020 DBT
ANIMAL NUTRITION
81. Feeding strategies to improve nutrient utilization, antioxidant status and immunity in captive Indian leopard (Panthera purdus fusca) Asit Das (PI), M. Saini,
A.K. Sharma
Aug 2015 –
Mar 2018
Institute
82. Feeding strategies for economical growth in male buffalo calves Putan Singh (PI), A.K. Verma
S.K. Saha, Sagar Chand
S.K. Mendiratta, A.K.S. Tomar
Sep 2017 –
Aug.2019
Institute
83. Effect of catalytic supplementation of promising unconventional oil cakes on the performance of calves Subodh Kumar Saha (PI),
L.C. Chaudhary, V.B. Chaturvedi
Sep 2017 –
Aug. 2019
Institute
84. Methyl donors as feed supplement for pigs: An epigenetic approach to maternal programming Asit Das (PI), A.K. Verma
P. Singh, G.K. Gaur, N.R. Sahoo, M. Panigrahi, Arvind Soni
Sep 2017 –
Aug. 2019
Institute
85. Studies on the interaction of rumen microbes with sulphur and its manipulation for improving livestock production L.C. Chaudhary (PI), Anju Kala, V.B. Chaturvedi Sep 2017 –
Aug 2019
Institute
86. Nutrigenomic approaches to elucidate the role of zinc and selenium in animals under abiotic stress conditions S.K. Jadhav (PI), A.K. Pattanaik, N. Dutta, R. Sarvanan, M. Panigrahi Sep 2017 –
Aug 2019
Institute
87. AICRP on Nutritional and physiological approaches for enhancing reproductive performance in cattle and buffalo Narayan Dutta (PI), G.K. Das, K. Narayanan, S.K. Singh, V.P. Maurya, Mihir Sarkar, Gyanendra Singh, S.E. Jadhav Apr 2014 – Mar 2020 ICAR
88. Niche Area of Excellence (NAE) on Nutrition and gut health: Probiotics, prebiotics and phytogenics as functional foods to augment gut health of dogs A.K. Pattanaik (PI), S.E. Jadhav, N. Dutta, T.K. Goswami, A.M. Pawde, S. Dey May 2014 – Mar 2019 ICAR
89. Veterinary type culture collection: Rumen microbes L.C. Chaudhury (PI), D.N. Kamra, Anju Kala Apr 2010 – Mar 2020 ICAR
90. Role of plants as a modifier of rumen to reduce methane production and improve productivity in small animals L.C. Chaudhury (PI), V.B. Chaturvedi, Anju Kala Apr 2014 – Apr 2017 DBT
91. Metagenomic analysis and manipulation of buffalo rumen ecosystem to improve fibre utilization and reduce methane production D.N. Kamra (PI), L.C. Chaudhury Jan 2013 – Jan 2018 ICAR – National Professor Scheme
92. Nanoformulations of selenium and zinc as functional feed supplements to improve health and productivity of animals A.K. Garg (PI; upto 31.08.2017); Narayan Dutta (PI; w.e.f. 01.09.2017), Sameer Shrivastava Dec 2014 – Dec 2017 DBT
93. Kappaphycus alvarezii and Red seaweed based formulations for improving productivity and health of dairy and poultry animals Putan Singh (PI), Asit Das, V.B. Chaturvedi, J.K. Prasad Mar 2016 – Mar 2018 CSIR
94. Impact of seasonal variations and pollution load on aquatic environment and fish farming at micro level in different aquatic zones of river Ramganga A.K. Garg (PI) Jul 2014 – Jul 2017 UPCAR
95. Evaluation of molasses based multi-nutrient liquid supplements for improving reproductive and productive performance in buffaloes Putan Singh (PI), A.K. Verma, G.K. Das, G. Kandeepan, G.K. Gaur, S. Mehrotra, S.K. Dixit Jul 2014 – Jul 2017 UPCAR
ANIMAL REPRODUCTION
96. Studies on partial deoxygenation of extender on bovine semen freezability of cattle and buffaloes J.K. Prasad (PI), S.K. Ghosh
S.K. Bhure
Jul 2015 –
Jun 2018
Institute
97. Epitope specific antibody based assay for early pregnancy diagnosis in bovine S.K. Singh (PI), Sameer Shrivastava, Sonal, K. Narayanan, Harendra Kumar Aug 2015 –
Jul 2018
  Institute
98. Buffalo kisspeptin: Differential expression in hypothalamo-gonadal tissues and application in resumption of cyclicity during anestrus M.K. Patra (PI), K. Narayanan
G.K. Das, S.K. Singh, A. Sonwane
Aug 2016 –
Jul 2018
Institute
99. To design and develop a device “Fetal Lubricator” to be used for lubrication of fetus during handling of bovine dystocia J.K. Prasad (PI), S.K. Ghosh, G.K. Das, H.C. Yadav, Harendra Kumar, Hemant Kumar Jul 2017 –
Jun 2018
Institute
100. Effect of -3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid (PUFA) supplementation on pregnancy rate in repeat breeding cattle Harendra Kumar (PI), K. Narayanan, M.K. Patra,
N. Dutta
Aug 2017 –
Jul 2018
Institute
101. Assessment of certain factors for low success rate of artificial insemination in bovine under field condition Neeraj Srivastava (PI), S.K. Srivastava, S. Mahmood,
S. Mehrotra, M.R. Verma
Aug 2017 –
Jul 2019
Institute
102. To study the role of sire and male progeny based on exogenous and endogenous behaviour in relation to fertility and growth as a prediction model for selection of Vrindavani males Sardar Mahmood (PI), Neeraj Srivastava, S.A. Kochewad Aug 2017 –
Jul 2019
Institute
103. Advances in the management of infertility in the cattle and buffalo Harendra Kumar (PI), K. Narayanan Jul 2014 – Jul 2017 UPCAR
104. Synthetic Endometrium: A novel model to study early embryonic development and uterine health in ruminants S.K. Singh (PI), A. Sonwane, K. Narayanan, M.K. Patra Jan 2017 – Jan 2020 ICAR-NASF
105. Effects of polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) on the ovarian and uterine functions in goat Harendra Kumar (PI), S.K. Singh, K. Narayan, Narayan Dutta, M. Sarkar Dec 2014 – Dec 2017 DBT
LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT
106. Multiplication and evaluation of synthetic crossbred cattle strain- Vrindavani G.K. Gaur (PI), Triveni Dutt,
S. Mehrotra, A.K.S. Tomar,
S.K. Ghosh, Mukesh Singh,
V.B. Chaturvedi, Narayan Dutta, V.K. Gupta, P.K. Bharti, Om Singh
Apr 2006 –
Long-term project
Institute
107. Genetic improvement, conservation and multiplication of Tharparkar native cattle A.K.S. Tomar (PI), S. Mehrotra, Narayan Dutta,G.K. Gaur, Mukesh Singh, S. Mendiratta, Triveni Dutt,V.K. Gupta, S.K. Ghosh, Om Singh Aug 2010 –
Jul 2019
Institute
108. Performance and behaviour of growing dairy cattle under modified shelter using different roofing materials P.K. Bharti (PI), Mukesh Singh, Triveni Dutt, G.K. Gaur, Gyanendra Singh, Putan Singh Aug 2015 –
Dec 2017
Institute
109. Determination of primary sex ratio in crossbred boar semen N.R. Sahoo (PI), G.K. Gaur,
G.V.P.P.S. Ravikumar
Aug 2017 –
Jul 2018
Institute
110. Effect of milking environment enrichment on production and behavior in cattle S.A. Kochewad (PI), V.P. Maurya, P.K. Bharti Aug 2017 –
Jul 2018
Institute
111. AICRP on Pigs G.K. Gaur (PI), B.H.M. Patel, N. Sahoo, S.E. Jadhav, U.K. De, A.M. Pawde, G.K. Das Apr 1970 – Mar 2020 ICAR
112. Network programme on buffalo improvement A.K.S. Tomar (PI), Triveni Dutt, Bharat Bhushan, Mukesh Singh, G.K. Gaur, N. Dutt, S. Mendiratta, S. Mehrotra, S.K. Ghosh, Om Singh, K. Narayanan, B.H.M. Patel, V.K. Gupta Apr 2001 – Long Term ICAR
LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS TECHNOLOGY
113. Development of test for meat speciation: Based on carotenoid and DNA content R.R. Kumar (PI), S.K. Mendiratta, Ravi K. Agarwal, S. Talukder Jul 2014 –
Dec 2017
Institute
114. Development of milk based products with enhanced functionality Geeta Chauhan (PI), S.K. Mendiratta, Suman Talukder Sep 2015 –
Aug 2018
Institute
115. Analysis of market driven processing of meat to popularize convenience meat products. Suman Talukder (PI),
R.R. Kumar, Arvind Soni
S.K. Mendiratta, D. Bardhan
Aug 2017 –
Jul 2019
Institute
116. Tray with wrap films for packaging of fresh and processed meat products I. Prince Devadason (PI),
R.R. Kumar, S.K. Mendiratta,
R.K. Agarwal
Jul 2017 –
Jul 2018
Institute
117. Development of intelligent packaging sensors for monitoring quality and safety of meat and meat products in supply S.K. Mendiratta (PI), Ravi Kant Agarwal, Suman Talukdar Jul 2014 – Dec 2017 MFPI
118. Development of rapid laboratory and field based assays for microbiological quality assessment of pork Ravi Kant Agarwal (PI), S.K. Mendiratta Jan 2017 – Jan 2020 DBT
PHYSIOLOGY AND CLIMATOLOGY
119. Physiological adaptation and production stress in crossbred cows during peripartum period V.P. Maurya (PI), Gyanendra Singh, S. Mehrotra, Narayan Dutta, G.K. Gaur Aug 2015 –
Jul 2018
Institute
120. Regulation of placental function by locally produced angiogenic growth factors in water buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) Vikrant Singh Chouhan (PI), Mihir Sarkar, Vikash Chandra Jul 2015 –
Jun 2018
Institute
121. Flagship stem cell project
 (A) Bioactive meshes generation: An innovative exploration for its feasibility in stem cell G. Taru Sharma (PI), Amar Pal, Vikash Chandra Sep 2017 –
Aug 2018
Institute
(B) Evaluation of mesenchymal stem cell with or without EGF and HGF for liver regeneration in rat model. S.K. Maiti (PI), Naveen Kumar, M. Hoque, D.B. Mondal, K.P. Singh, Ajay Kumar, S. Bag Sep 2017 –
Aug 2019
Institute
122. Therapeutic potential of caprine bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cell conditioned media Vikash Chandra (PI), G. Taru Sharma, Amarpal Jul 2014 – Jul 2017 UPCAR
123. Studies on characterization and functional validation of gametes generated from bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cell (Fast Track Scheme) Kuldeep Kumar; Sadhan Bag (Mentor) Oct 2015 – Oct 2018 DST
BIOCHEMISTRY
124. Characterization of membrane transporters for urate secretion in avian renal tubular epithelium for their role in drug induced nephrotoxicity Mohini Saini (PI), P. Joshi
P.K. Gupta, Asit Das
Jul 2015-
Jun 2017
Institute
125. Studies on phytocompounds as inhibitors of matrix metalloproteases as noval therapeutic agent for cancer Meena Kataria (PI), Madhu C.L Aug 2016-
Mar 2018
Institute
126. Role of lipid raft-P2X7r axis in mitochondrial side of autophagy regulation Mukesh Kumar (PI),
Meena Kataria
Aug. 2017-
Jul 2018
Institute
127. Study of oxidatively damaged proteins and the measures to reduce the protein damage due to cryopreservation in buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) semen S.K. Bhure (PI), Ajay Kumar
S.K. Ghosh, Mihir Sarkar,
G. Taru Sharma
Aug 2017-
Jul 2019
Institute
128. Manipulating the anaerobic respiration to attenuate the pathgenecity of Salmonella typhimurium Ajay Kumar (PI), R. Saravanan Jan 2017 – Jan 2020 DBT
129. Role of carbonylated proteins in the virulence of Salmonella Manish Mahawar (PI), Abhishek, T.K. Goswami Jul 2017 – Jul 2020 DBT
130. Application of bovine herpesvirus-1 (BoHV-1) derived glycoprotein D (gD) and latency related (LR) protein as a diagnostic(s) Ajay Kumar (Mentor); Barkha Ratta (PI) May 2017 – May 2020 DBT (Bio-CARe Scheme)
JD (EE)/EXTENSION EDUCATION / KVK
131. Development and assessment of educational mobile Apps for improving livestock health and production. Rupasi Tiwari (PI), Mahesh Chander, Triveni Dutt, Amar Pal, Sanjay Kumar, J.K. Prasad, Bina Mishra, Putan Singh, Mahendran, Bablum Kumar, B.H.M. Patel (IVRI, Bangaluru), Sudeep Marwaha (IASRI) Soumin Pal (IASRI), Mukesh Kumar (IASRI) Apr 2017-
Mar 2019
Institute
132. Popularization and adaptation of bajra Napier Hybrid (BN Hybrid) for improving green fodder availability at farmers’ field : an action research B.P. Singh(PI), Mahesh Chander, R.S. Suman
D. Bardhan, Rakesh Pandey,
Yash Pal Singh
Sep 2017-
Aug 2019
Institute
LIVESTOCK ECONOMICS, STATISTICS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY / ARIS CELL
133. Economic losses due to classical swine fever (CSF) disease and influencing factors for its prevalence in India Dinesh Kumar (PI),
Sanjay Kumar, M.R. Verma
Sep 2017-
Aug 2019
Institute
134. Assessment of livestock healthcare delivery system and scope for its improvement in Uttar Pradesh D. Bardhan (PI), Sanjay Kumar Jul 2014 – Jul 2017 UPCAR
135. Network Project on ‘Policy imperatives for promoting value chain of agricultural commodities in India’ D. Bardhan (PI), Sanjay Kumar, Suman Talukdar Dec 2017 – Mar 2020 ICAR
CENTRE FOR WILDLIFE
136. Assessing the safety to vultures (Gyps Spp.) of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug in veterinary use in India (MoEF) A.K. Sharma (PI), A.G. Telang, M. Kesavan, K. Mahendran, M. Karikalan, Chandra Mohan S. Apr 2016 – Apr 2019 MoEF
137. National Referral Centre on Wildlife Healthcare A.K. Sharma (PI), M. Karikalan, S. Chandramohan Aug 2007 –Mar 2022 CZA
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF VETERINARY AND ANIMALS SCIENCES (NMVAS)
138. Establishment of national educational museum of animal and veterinary sciences R. Somvanshi (PI) Nov 2015 – Nov 2017 ICAR – Emeritus Scientist Scheme
  REGIONAL STATIONS/CAMPUS
IVRI CAMPUS, MUKTESWAR
139. Understanding the molecular basis of Peste-des-Petits Ruminants virus (PPRV) mediated host immune modulation for the development of next generation vaccine S. Chandra Sekar (CCPI), D. Muthuchelvan Apr 2017 – Mar 2020 ICAR-NASF
140. Serosurveillance, isolation and molecular characterization of bluetongue virus in sheep and goats of Tripura and Assam states S.K. Biswas (PI), K. Chand, D. Muthuchelvan Dec 2014 – Dec 2017 DBT
141. Assessment of anti-proliferative effect of selected herbal extracts in animal cancer cell lines and their effect against bovine papilloma-virus induced tumors in experimental model Chandrakanta Jana (PI),
M.A. Ramakrishnan, M. Sanker, A. Gaurav, S. Gautam, P. Kumar
Aug 2017 –
Jul 2018
Institute
142. Study of behavioural and production alterations in crossbred cows by floor modification in Tie stall system Deepak Upadhyay (PI), G. Amol Ramdas, S.S. Dangi Aug 2017 –
Jul 2019
Institute
143. Ethnoveterinary study, phytochemical analysis and evaluation of veterinary medicinal plants commonly used as herbal remedies for cold stress by local tribes of Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand Gurav Amol Ramdas (PI),
D.B. Mondal, M.A. Ramakrishnan, S.S. Dangi, C. Jana
Aug 2016-
Jul 2018
Institute
144. AICRP on Himalayan Goat A.K. Sharma (PI) (upto 22.09.2017); C. Jana (w.e.f. 23.09.2017), Chandrakant Jana (upto 22.09.2017), Amol G Ramdas; S.S. Dangi, Deeepak Upadhyay, S. Gautam (w.e.f. 20.6.2017) Mar 2014 – Mar 2020 ICAR
145. Himalayan agriculture under National Mission for Sustaining the Himalayan Ecosystem (NMSHE) Chandrakant Jana (PI) Mar 2015 – Mar 2020 DST
ERS, KOLKATA
146. Occurrence of common zoonotic pathogens and heavy metals vis-a-vis productivity in fish in integrated pig-cum-fish farming system S.C Das (PI), Samiran Bandyopadhya, U.K. Bandyopadhya, P.K. Nanda,
A.K. Das, S. Naskar
Jul 2015-
Jun 2018
Institute
147. AICRP on Pigs S. Naskar (PI), Subhashish Bandyopadhyay, T.K. Biswas Apr 2014 – Mar 2020 ICAR
148. AICRP on Animal Disease Monitoring and Surveillance  B. Mondal (PI), P. Dandapat Jul 2013 – Mar 2020 ICAR
149. Evaluation of physiogenomic responses to heat stress and development of potential marker(s) for assessment of stress in pigs B.C. Das (PI), S. Naskar Mar 2014 – Aug 2017 DBT
150. Expression of truncated penicillin binding protein 2a (PBP2a) of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and development of a recombinant PBP2a based agglutination test for detection of MRSA in milk and dairy products Samiran Bandyopadhyay (PI), B. Mondal, P. Dandapat May 2014 – May 2017 DBT
151. Crohn's disease in India: A multicentric study from a country where intestinal tuberculosis as well as Johne's Disease is endemic P. Dandapat (PI) Mar 2015 – Mar 2018 ICMR
IVRI CAMPUS, BENGALURU
152. Characterization of fidelity variants of foot and mouth disease virus isolated in vitro in the presence of nucleoside analogues V. Umapathi (PI), A. Sanyal,
G.R. Reddy
Aug 2015-
Jul 2017
Institute
153. Evaluation of laboratory mice as alternate animal model for potency testing of FMD vaccine R.P. Tamil Selvan (PI),
V. Bhanuprakash, B.H.M. Patel, P. Krishnamoorthy
Apr 2016-
Mar 2018
Institute
154. Determination of 146S content in FMD oil adjuvanted vaccine by chemical extraction methods and sandwich ELISA P. Saravanan (PI), V. Umapathi Jul 2016-
Jun 2018
Institute
155. Comparative analysis of host responses to foot and mouth disease virus infection in indigenous and crossbred cattle S.H. Basagoudanavar (PI),
B.P. Sreenivasa, Aniket Sanyal
Aug 2016-
Jul 2018
Institute
156. Development and evaluation of MAb based ELISA system for detection of antibody/antigen against FMDV V. Bhanuprakash (PI),
R.P. Tamil Selvan, Subodh Kishore
Aug 2016-
Jul 2018
Institute
157. Development and characterisation of thermo-stable foot-and-mouth disease virus like capsid as diagnostic antigen and vaccine candidate H.J. Dechamma (PI), S.H. Basagoudanavar, P. Saravanan Aug 2016-
Jul 2018
Institute
158. Evaluation of selected foot-and-mouth disease virus strains for their potential as vaccine-(Inter-institutional project between IVRI, Bengaluru and D-FMD, Mukteswar B.P. Sreenivasa (PI), J.K. Biswal, Aniket Sanyal, S. Saravanan, Rajeev Ranjan Aug 2016
Jul 2018
Institute
159. CRP on Vaccines and Diagnostics Aniket Sanyal (Coordinator); B.P. Sreenivasa (Sector coordinator), M. Hosamani, Subodh Kishore, B.P. Sreenivasa, D.K. Singh, P. Dandapat, P. Dhar, D. Muthuchelvan, Sanchay K. Biswas, Aniket Sanyal (All PIs); B.P. Sreenivasa, R.P. Tamilselvan, T. Sabarinath, V. Bhanuprakash, K. Ganesh, S.H. Basagoundanavar, Subodh Kishore, R.P. Singh, Bablu Kumar, Vikramaditya Upmanyu, S. Bandyopadhaya, A.K. Tiwari, M. Hosamani, S. Chandrasekar, P. Saravanan, Karam Chand, V. Umapati, H.J. Dechamma (All Co-PIs) Nov 2014 – Mar 2020 ICAR
160. Attenuation of FMDV serotypes/strains to develop stable and effective live attenuated vaccine G.R. Reddy (PI), H.J. Dechamma, K. Ganesh Jan 2014 – Jul 2018 DBT-BBSRC
IVRI REGIONAL STATION, PALAMPUR
161. Bio-prospecting of native cattle and goats milk for therapeutic potential Gorakh Mal (PI), R. Bhar, B. Singh, A. Kannan,V.K. Agnihotri, B.G. Mane Jul 2015-
Jun 2018
Institute
162. In vitro evaluation of saponins from North-western Himalayas as adjuvant in veterinary vaccine Rinku Sharma (PI), Upendra Sharma, M.K. Singh Birbal Singh Devi, Gopinath, R. Bhar Aug 2017-
Jul 2019
Institute
TEC, PUNE
163. Field evaluation and validation of user friendly technologies H.P. Aithal (PI), K.N. Bhilegaonkar, S.K. Das, J.K. Prasad, Ran Vir Singh, Rohit Kumar, Putan Singh, Harish Yadav, Neeraj Srivastava Aug. 2016-
Jul 2018
Institute