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Dr. SONAL
B.V.Sc. & AH M.V.Sc, Ph.D
Scientist,
Veterinary Biotechnology Division,

Telephone: NA
Mobile No.: 9411221075

Field of Specialization Animal Biotechnology Total Research Papers 3
No. Patents Granted / Filed Total No. of Book / Manual 2
No. of M.V.Sc. Student Guided 0 No. of PhD Student Guided 0
Present Number of M.V.Sc. Student 0 Present Numberof PhD Student 0

Top 10 Research Papers

  • A sindbis virus replicon-based DNA vaccine encoding the rabies virus glycoprotein elicits immune responses and complete protection in mice from lethal challenge .Sonal Saxena, Shyam S. Dahiya, Arvind A. Sonwane, Chhabi Lal Patel, Mohini Saini, A. Rai and
  • Induction of immune responses and protection in mice against rabies using a self-replicating RNA vaccine encoding rabies virus glycoprotein. Sonal Saxena, Arvind A. Sonwane, Shyam S. Dahiya, Chhabi Lal Patel, Mohini Saini, A. Rai, and Praveen K. Gupta; Veterinary Microbiology, 2009; Volume 136, Issues 1-2, Pg 36-44

Ongoing Projects

  • Development of recombinant sheeppox vectored Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) vaccine for small ruminants
  • Development of multiplex assay for detecting autoantibody signatures (Biomarkers) associated with canine mammary cancer
  • Detection of peptide biomarks and development of synthetic anti-microbial peptide hydrogels for bovine mastitis
  • Epitope specific antibody based assay for early pregnancy diagnosis in bovine
  • Development of multiplex assay for detecting autoantibody signatures(Bio-Markers) associated with canine mammary cancer.
  • Development of recombinant sheep pox vectored Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) vaccine for small ruminants (DBT-Bio-CARe)
  • Label free detection of Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) virus and specific antibodies using SPR biosensor developed by fabricating immunogenic multiple antigenic peptides and epitope specific anti-peptide antibodies on sensor chips
  • Development of prophylactic as well as therapeutic DNA vaccine for canine mammary cancer
  • Niche Area of Excellence NAE - Development of Bio-sensors for diagnosis of Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) and Brucellosis