PROJECTS FUNDED UNDER VECTOR BORNE DISEASES SCIENCE FORUM


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PROJECTS FUNDED DURING 2012-13
S.No. Name of Project Name of PI Name of Co-Investigator(s)
1. The Effect Of Cisplantin (An Anti-Cancer Drug) On Leishmania Donovani Both In Vitro And In Vivo Dr. Ramesh Kumar, Reader And Head, Dept. Of Biochemistry, J.C. Bose Institute Of Life Sciences, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi-284128 Dr. Shahina Kalim, Lecture,Dept. Of Biochemistry, J.C. Bose Institute Of Life Sciences, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi-284128
2. Evaluation Of Molecular Diagnostic Markers For Detection Of Post Kala-Azar Dermal Leishmaniasis (PKDL) In West Bengal Dr. Mitali Chatterjee, Dept. Of Pharmacololgy, Institute Of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, 244 B, Acharya JC Bose Road, Kolkata-700020 Prof. Bibhuti, Head, Dept. of Tropical Medicine, School of Tropical Medicine, Chittaranjan Avenue, Kolkata-700073

Prof. DN Ganguly, Head, Dept. of Dermatology, School of Tropical Medicine, Chittaranjan Avenue, Kolkata-700073

Dr. Pramit Ghosh, Dept of Community Medicine, Calcutta Medical College, Kolkata-700073

3. Dynamics Of Gametocytogenesis Among Plasmodium Falciparum Isolates Form Areas Of Seasonal Malaria Transmission: Correlation With Antimalarial Drug Resistance Dr. Vineeta Singh, Scientist B, NIMR, Dept. Of Health Research, Govt. Of India, Sector-8, Dwarka, New Delhi-110077 Dr. S.K.Ghosh, Scientist 'F', NIMR

Dr. Anup Anvikar, Scientist 'D', NIMR

Dr. Ruchi Singh, Scientist 'C', NIMR

Dr. Jagdish Chandra, Professor, LHMC

Dr. Virender Kumar,Professor, LHMC

4. Structural Proteomics Of Plasmodium  Vivax: Development Of A Three Dimensional Structural Database Of 500 Soluble Proteins In Malarial Parasite Dr. B. Jayaram, Professor, Department Of Chemistry, Indian Institute Of Technology, Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016 Nil
5. The Potential Use Of Bio-Active Compounds From Plants Against Mosquitoes Dr. M. Govindarajan, Assistant Professor, Department Of Zoology, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar-608002,Tamilnadu Dr. C. Elanchezhiyan, Associate Professor, Department Of Zoology, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar-608002,Tamilnadu
6.. Mapping And Entomological Studiesof Aedes Aegypti In Chennai And Pathogenesis Of Chikungunya And Dengue Viral Infections Dr. P. Gunasekaran, Dy. Director & Head, Dept. Of Virology, Kipm & R, Guindy, Chennai

Dr. S. Sivasubramanian, Research Scientist II, Dept. Of Virology, Kipm & R, Guindy, Chennai

Dr. M. Sakthivadivel, Scientist, Dept. Of Virology, Kipm & R, Guindy, Chennai

7. Surveillance of pyrethroid resistance in  important malaria vectors of  western Rajasthan and studies on genetic and biochemical mechanisms of  pyrethroid  resistance in An. Stephensi Dr. Karam V.  Singh, Vector Biology Laboratory, Desert Medicine Research Centre, Jodhpur-342005
Dr S K Bansal, Vector Biology Laboratory, Desert Medicine Research Centre, Jodhpur-342005
Dr Himmat Singh, Vector Biology Laboratory, Desert Medicine Research Centre, Jodhpur-342005
8. Studies on the influence of various hydrophytes on structure and composition of mosquito vector population in Vaigai river basin of Tamil Nadu Dr. S. Chandrasekaran Department of Plant Sciences, School of Biological Sciences Madurai Kamaraj University Madurai-625021
Dr P.Sudhakar Swamy, Department of Plant Sciences, School of Biological Sciences Madurai Kamaraj University Madurai-625021
Dr B K Tyagi, Centre for Research in Medical Entomology(ICMR) ,Chinnachokkikulam, Madurai-625021
9. Lymphatic Filariasis endimicity mapping in states of north-east India Dr. A.M.Khan, Regional Medical Research Center, NE Region (ICMR), Dibrugarh-786001(Assam)
Dr P Dutta, Regional Medical Research Center, NE Region (ICMR), Dibrugarh-786001(Assam)

Dr S A Khan, Regional Medical Research Center, NE Region (ICMR), Dibrugarh-786001(Assam)

Dr P K Mohapatra, Regional Medical Research Center, NE Region (ICMR), Dibrugarh-786001(Assam)

Dr J Mahanta, Regional Medical Research Center, NE Region (ICMR), Dibrugarh-786001(Assam)
10. Mapping of mosquito breeding habitats and location of verterate hosts in North and Southern parts of Rajasthan state prone for emergence of JE virus using space technology (Rs & GIS Dr. PC Kanojia, Desert Medicine Research Center (ICMR) , New Pali Road, Jodhpur-342005
Dr H S Pawar, Desert Medicine Research Center (ICMR) , New Pali Road, Jodhpur-342005
Dr Rakesh Paliwal, Desert Medicine Research Center (ICMR) , New Pali Road, Jodhpur-342005
11. Seasonal abundance of Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus and Aedes (Stegomyia)aegypti in Guwahati metropolis and suburban settlements, Assam Northeast India

Dr Vas Dev,
National Institute of Malaria Research(ICMR), Guwahati-781002, Assam

Dr K Khound
State Health Dte(NVBDCP),
Government of Assam, Guwahati-781036
12. Mapping of Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquito distribution in Pune and identifying breeding sites using entomological (larval & pupal) indices Dr MD Gokhale,National Institute of Virology,Microbial Containment Complex (ICMR) 130/1, Sus Road Pashan, Pune-21
Dr A B Sudeep,National Institute of Virology,Microbial Containment Complex (ICMR) 130/1, Sus Road Pashan, Pune-21
13. Understanding the molecular genetics of mosquito vector competence in indian malarial vectors Dr Neena Valecha, National Institute of Malaria Research Sector-8, Dwarka, Delhi-110077 Dr Rajnikant Dixit,
National Institute of Malaria Research Sector-8, Dwarka, Delhi-110077
Dr Kailash C Pandey,
National Institute of Malaria Research Sector-8, Dwarka, Delhi-110077
Dr O.P.Singh,
National Institute of Malaria Research Sector-8, Dwarka, Delhi-110077
14. Dengue virus typing in Aedes mosquito in different areas of Rajasthan Dr. Vinod Joshi, Scientist 'F', Desert Medicine Research Center, Pali Road Jodhpur-342005 Dr. Manju Singh, Scientist 'C',Desert Medicine Research Center, Pali Road Jodhpur-342005

Dr. P.K. Anand, Scientist 'C', Desert Medicine Research Center, Pali Road Jodhpur-342005

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