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Dr. D K Sinha
B.V.SC.& A.H. M.V.Sc., Ph.D.
Principal Scientist,
Division of Epidemiology,

Telephone: 0581-2300659
Mobile No.: 9410843386

Field of Specialization Sero-monitoring& surveillance, Animal disease outbreak investigation Total Research Papers 32
No. Patents Granted / Filed 1 Total No. of Book / Manual 6
No. of M.V.Sc. Student Guided 11 No. of PhD Student Guided 0
Present Number of M.V.Sc. Student 2 Present Numberof PhD Student 0

Top 10 Research Papers

  • Verma, A.K., Sinha, D.K. and Singh, B.R. (2011). Detection of Salmonella from clinical samples of dogs by PCR. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 81(6):552-555.
  • Sharma, B., Sinha, D.K. and Singh, D.K. (2011). Immunochemical characterization of antigens of Brucella canis and their use in seroprevalence study of canine brucellosis. Asian Pacific J. Trop. Med., 4(11): 857-861.
  • Sharma, B., Sinha, D.K. and Singh, D.K. (2011). Seroprevalence of Brucella infection in dogs. Indian Vet. J. 89(7): 11-13.
  • Kumar, A., Sinha, D.K., Chaudhury, P., Shankar, H. and Srivastava, S.K. (2009). Comparative study on seroepidemiology of canine leptospirosis by microagglutination test (MAT) and recombinant LipL32 ELISA. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 79(11):1089-1094.
  • Chandra, D., Sinha, D.K., Singh, K.P., Chauhan, R.S., and Pandey, A.B. (2009). Emergence of Demidecosis in breeding bulls following FMD vaccination. J. Vet. Parasitol. 23(2): 163-165.
  • Sinha, D.K., Singh, D.K., and Goswami, T.K (2008). Comparison of serological tests for detection of humoral immune response in Brucella melitensis vaccinated sheep. J. Immunol. Immunopathol., 10(2):127-131.
  • Mathur, V.C., Sinha, D.K., Chaudhury, P., Shankar, H. and Srivastava, S.K. (2008). Evaluation and Comparison of Recombinant Omp28 antigen in Indiresct ELISA for seroprevalence study of canine Brucellosis. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 78(3): 357-359.
  • Verma, A.K., Sinha, D.K. and Singh, B.R. (2008). Microagglutination test (MAT) based seroprevalence studies of Salmonellosis in dogs. J. Immunol. Immunopathol., 10(1):29-35
  • Singh, K.P., Singh, R., Sinha, D.K. and Chauhan, R.S. (2008). Haematobiochem-ical changes and enteric pathology of spontaneous canine parvo infection. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 78(11):1257-1258.
  • Sinha,D.K., Singh, D.K., and Goswami, T.K. (2007). Immunochemical charact-erization of soluble antigen of Brucella melitensis 16M (BmSA). J. Vet. Pub. Health 5(2):117-121.

Technologies Developed

  • Methodology- for calculation of draught power loss due to disease


  • Merit Scholarship (B.V.SC. & A.H.)
  • ICAR Junior fellowship (M.V.Sc)
  • Treasurer- IAVPHS
  • Treasurer, Rohilkhand Vets Club, Bareilly


  • ARS Scientific Forum Indian Assoc. of Vet. Microbiologist
  • Immunologist and Specialist in Infectious Diseases (IAVMI)
  • Society for Immunology and Immunopathologists (SIIP)
  • Alumuni Assoc., Bihar Vet. College
  • Patna Rohilkhand Vets Club, Bareilly

Ongoing Projects

  • AINP on Neonatal Mortality in Farm Animals
  • Meta analysis of peste des petits ruminants (PPR) in India
  • Geospatial and meta analysis on bluetongue in small ruminants
  • AINP on Haemorrahagic septicemia
  • AINP on Neonatal Mortality in Farm Animals
  • Microbiological evaluation of street vended foods and associated environment
  • A cross-sectional study on brucellosis in small ruminants of Uttar Pradesh
  • Epidemiosurveillance of piglet diarrhoea in organized farms

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