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Dr. Vikramaditya Upmanyu
Biological Standardisation Division,

Telephone: 05812301757
Mobile No.: 9045666047

Field of Specialization Standardization and Quality Control of viral vaccines particularly rabies and Protein expression in prokaryotic and yeast system Total Research Papers 8
No. Patents Granted / Filed 1 Total No. of Book / Manual 1
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

  • G. Goyal, V. Upmanyu, S.K. Singh, S.K. Shukla, S. Mehra, Vinay Kumar and Deepak Sharma. 2010. Differential Expression of IL-6 and IGF-II in Guinea Fowl and Chicken. International Journal of Poultry Science, 9 (8): 756-760, 2010.
  • Mitesh Mittal, Soumendu Chakravarti,, J.K. Mohapatra,, P.K. Chug,, Rahul Dubey,Vikramaditya Upmanuyu,, P.S. Narwal, Anil Kumar,, C.P. Churamani,, N.S. Kanwa 2014. Molecular typing of canine parvovirus strains circulating from 2008to 2012 in an organized kennel in India reveals the possibility of vaccination failure. Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 23: 1–6.
  • Sangram Ramane, Rishendra Verma, Tista Mondal and Vikramaditya Upmanyu. 2014. Molecular confirmation of conserved nature of RD region encoded genes from Indian strain of Mycobacterium bovis. Journal of Applied and Pure Microbiology, 8 (4): 3279-3283
  • Chandan Prakash, Das.P, Bincy Joseph, Abhishek, Vishal Chander,Vikramaditya Upmanyu. 2014. Flip gene based PCR assay for rapid detection of glanders. Indian Vet. J., 91 (10): 55-57.
  • Lata Jain, Mayank Rawat, Vinay Kumar, Priscilla Kerketta, Deepti Chachra, Sangram Ramane, Vikramaditya Upmanyu and Ashok Kumar Tiwari. 2014. Morphological and Molecular Characterization of Indian Isolate of Brucellaphage. Journal of Applied and Pure Microbiology, 8(5): 4087-4097
  • Sangram Ramane, Rishendra Verma, Tista Mondal and Vikramaditya Upmanyu 2014. Phylogenetic and bioinformatics analysis of proline rich mtc28 gene of Indian strain of Mycobacterium bovis. Indian Journal of Animal Research, 23 (1): 29-35
  • Parveen Kumar, Vikramaditya Upmanyu and Pronab Dhar. (2015). Biological and molecular characterization of classical swine fever challenge virus from India. Veterinary World, 8: 330-225.
  • Avinash Singh, Amit Kumar, Nihar Ranjan Sahoo, Vikramaditya Upmanyu, Babloo Kumar, Bharat Bhushan, and Deepak Sharma (2015). Association of humoral response to classicalswine fever vaccination with single nucleotide polymorphisms of swine leukocyte antigens. Journal of Applied Animal Research.


  • Institute scholarship for M.V.Sc and PhD


  • Life member of Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Research (IAAVR), IVRI, Izatnagar, UP, India.
  • Life member of Veterinary Council of India (VCI)

Ongoing Projects

  • Sub-project: Development and standardization of spot diagnostic test for swine fever viral antigen in tissue samples
  • Understanding the immune mechanism of host disease and development of marker vaccines and DIVA test for Peste des Petits ruminants
  • Standardization and quality control of PPR and swine fever viral vaccines
  • Standardization and quality control of rabies and sheeppox vaccines
  • Standardization and quality control of poultry vaccines
  • Characterization and application of a monoclonal antibody resistant variant/mutant of PPR vaccine virus as a Negative Marker vaccine
  • Development of field diagnostics for Classical swine fever
  • Development and application of suitable nanomaterial based diagnostics for quick and reliable diagnosis of important diseases of poultry and livestock
  • Development of recombinant antigen based rapid diagnostic assay for canine parvo virus infection
  • Development of in-vitro assay for potency testing of inactivated Newcastle disease vaccine
  • 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

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