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Scientist Profile

Dr. Rajesh Rathore
B.V.Sc. & A.H., M.V.Sc.,, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist,
Joint Directorate CADRAD,

Telephone: 0581-2302188
Mobile No.: 9412655902

Field of Specialization General Bacteriology, Bacterial immunity, sexual transmitted diseases, Disease investigator. Total Research Papers 35
No. Patents Granted / Filed Total No. of Book / Manual 2
No. of M.V.Sc. Student Guided 2 No. of PhD Student Guided 0
Present Number of M.V.Sc. Student 1 Present Numberof PhD Student 1

Top 10 Research Papers

  • Taddele, M.H, Rathore, R., Dhama, K. and Agarwal, R.K. (2011). Isolation, identification and Polymarase Chain reaction (PCR) detection of Salmonella species from field materials of poultry origin. International J. Microbiol. Res., 2 (2): 135-142.
  • Taddele, M.H. Rathore R., Dhama K. and Agarwal R.K. (2011). Epidemiological characterization of Salmonella gallinarum isolates of poultry origin in India, employing two PCR based typing methods of RAPD- PCR and PCR-RFLP. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 6(11): 1037-1051.
  • Singh, K.P., Chandra, D., Rathore, R., Pandey A.B., Telang, A.G. and Chauhan, R.S. (2007). Investigation of outbreaks of Pasteurellosis in cattle and buffaloes. Indian J. Vet. Pathol., 31(1):40-44.
  • Dhama, K., Rathore, R., Chauhan, R.S. and Tomar, S. (2005). Panchgavya: An overview. International J. Cow Sci., 1(1): 1-15.
  • Rathore R., Ram, G.C., Dhama, K. and Goswami, T.K. (2005). Protein profile of sonicated Salmonella Gallinarum antigen employing homologus and heterologus anti-sera of reference and field strain. Indian J. Comp. Microbiol., Immunol. Infect. Dis., 26(1): 32-36.
  • Rathore, R. (2005). Johne’s Diseases: An status paper. In: Hand book of TB, JD and STD’s in Bovines. Editors R.S. Chauhan and A.G. Telang. Pub. CADRAD, IVRI, Izatnagar, UP.
  • Mandal, B. Hosamani, M., Datta,T.K., Senthil V.S., Rathore, R. and Singh, R.K. (2004). An outbreak of sheep pox on a sheep breeding farm in Jammu, India. Sci. Tech. Rev. OlE., 23 (3):943-948.
  • Rathore, R., Ram, G.C., Dhama, K. and Goswami, T.K. (2004). Evaluation of nitrite production and bactericidal activities of peripheral blood mononuclear cells following experimental inoculation with Salmonella Gallinarum. J. Immunol. Immunopathol., 6 (2): 16-23.
  • Hosamani, M., Shebannavar, S., Kataria, J. M., Rathore, R. and Das, S.K. (2004). Modulation of immune responses to new castle disease vaccine virus by orally administered Mycobacterium phlei. J. Immunol.Immunopathol., 24(1),57-78
  • Dhama, K., Bansal, M.P., Rathore, R. and Ram. G.C. (2004). Evaluation of the role of con-A and PHA-P induced leukocyte conditioned medium in activating bovine blood monocytes pulsed with Mycobacterium bovis BCG. J. Immunol. Immunopathol., 6 (2): 16-23.

Technologies Developed

  • Development of educational CDs
  • Epidemiological characterization of Salmonella gallinarum isolates of poultry origin in India, employing two PCR based typing methods of RAPD -PCR and PCR-RFLP
  • Cloning and sequencing of B. melitensis omp31 gene


  • Best poster presentation Awards.
  • Master Trainer in Bird flu preparedness, control and containment training programme for the field veterinarians of State Govt. at District Headquarters of Shajahanpur, Pilibhit, Badaun and Bareilly of U.P. in November and December, 2008.
  • Treasurer, Society of Immunology and Immunopathology (2005-2010).

Ongoing Projects

  • Investigation, identification and characterization of bacterial agents from clinical/morbid materials of animals
  • Sub-Project(2): Genetic predispositions as factor to susceptibility against bovine paratuberculosis
  • Sub-Project(3): Exposing underlying variability for innate host response to brucellosis
  • Standardization of multiplex LAMP test for differential diagnosis of Brucella meletensis and Salmonella spp