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Dr. Prasad Thomas
MVSc PhD,
Scientist(Senior Scale),
Bacteriology & Mycology,

Mobile No.: 9027315591

Field of Specialization Genome sequence analysis, molecular epidemiology of bacterial pathogens, Salmonella infection in animals and birds Total Research Papers 21
No. Patents Granted / Filed Total No. of Book / Manual 0
No. of M.V.Sc. Student Guided 0 No. of PhD Student Guided
Present Number of M.V.Sc. Student Present Numberof PhD Student

Top 10 Research Papers

  • Thomas P, Semmler T, Eichhorn I, Lübke-Becker A, Werckenthin C, Abdel-Glil MY, Wieler LH, Neubauer H, Seyboldt C. First report of two complete Clostridium chauvoei genome sequences and detailed in silico genome analysis. Infect Genet Evol. 2017 Oct;54:287-298. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2017.07.018. Epub 2017 Jul 15. PubMed PMID: 28720440
  • Abdel-Glil MY, Thomas P, Schmoock G, Abou-El-Azm K, Wieler LH, Neubauer H, Seyboldt C. Presence of Clostridium difficile in poultry and poultry meat in Egypt. Anaerobe. 2018 Jun;51:21-25. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2018.03.009. Epub 2018 Mar 20. PubMed PMID: 29571666
  • Busch A, Thomas P, Myrtennäs K, Forsman M, Braune S, Runge M, Tomaso H. High-Quality Draft Genome Sequence of Francisella tularensis subsp. holarctica Strain 08T0073 Isolated from a Wild European Hare. Genome Announc. 2017 Mar 23;5(12). pii: e01577-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01577-16. PubMed PMID: 28336603; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5364228
  • Elschner MC, Thomas P, El-Adawy H, Mertens K, Melzer F, Hnizdo J, Stamm I. Complete Genome Sequence of a Burkholderia pseudomallei Strain Isolated from a Pet Green Iguana in Prague, Czech Republic. Genome Announc. 2017 Mar 9;5(10). pii: e01761-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01761-16. PubMed PMID: 28280033; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5347253
  • Usharani J, Nagaleekar VK, Thomas P, Gupta SK, Bhure SK, Dandapat P, Agarwal RK, Singh VP. Development of a recombinant flagellin based ELISA for the detection of Clostridium chauvoei. Anaerobe. 2015 Jun;33:48-54. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2015.02.001. Epub 2015 Feb 4. PubMed PMID: 25660203
  • Prasannavadhana A, Kumar S, Thomas P, Sarangi LN, Gupta SK, Priyadarshini A, Nagaleekar VK, Singh VP. Outer membrane proteome analysis of Indian strain of Pasteurella multocida serotype B:2 by MALDI-TOF/MS analysis. ScientificWorldJournal. 2014;2014:617034. doi: 10.1155/2014/617034. Epub 2014 Dec 22. PubMed PMID: 25587569; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4283227
  • Sarangi LN, Priyadarshini A, Kumar S, Thomas P, Gupta SK, Nagaleekar VK, Singh VP. Virulence genotyping of Pasteurella multocida isolated from multiple hosts from India. ScientificWorldJournal. 2014;2014:814109. doi: 10.1155/2014/814109. Epub 2014 Nov 18. PubMed PMID: 25485303; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4251079
  • Karthik K, Rathore R, Thomas P, Arun TR, Viswas KN, Agarwal RK, Manjunathachar HV, Dhama K. Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) test for specific and rapid detection of Brucella abortus in cattle. Vet Q. 2014;34(4):174-9. doi: 10.1080/01652176.2014.966172. Epub 2014 Oct 10. PubMed PMID: 25220872
  • Karthik K, Rathore R, Thomas P, Arun TR, Viswas KN, Dhama K, Agarwal RK. New closed tube loop mediated isothermal amplification assay for prevention of product cross-contamination. MethodsX. 2014 Aug 27;1:137-43. doi: 10.1016/j.mex.2014.08.009. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 26150945; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4472950.
  • Elschner MC, Thomas P, Melzer F. Complete Genome Sequence of a Burkholderia mallei Isolate Originating from a Glanderous Horse from the Kingdom of Bahrain. Genome Announc. 2016 Dec 1;4(6). pii: e01296-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01296-16. PubMed PMID: 27908988; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5137402

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