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S.No. Title of the Project Name of the PI & Associates Year of Start Sanctioned funds(Rs in lakh) Location
ICAR Funded Projects: AICRP Unit
1. AICRP on Pigs- IVRI, Izatnagar

AICRP on Pigs – IVRI ERS, Kolkata
Bharat Bhushan (PI) (up to 06.10.2014);
G.K. Gaur (PI) (w.e.f. 07.10.2014);
B.H.M. Patel, N. Sahoo,
S. Jadhav, U.K. De, A.M. Pawde, G.K. Das,
S. Naskar (PI)

26.50 (2014-15)

12.50 (2014-15)
LPM Section

ERS Kolkata
2. AICRP on Nutritional and physiological approaches for enhancing reproductive performance in cattle and buffalo A.K. Garg (PI); G.K. Das,
K. Narayanan, S.K. Singh,
V.P. Maurya, Mihir Sarkar, Gyanendra Singh, N. Dutt,
Sunil E. Jadhav
April 2014 Total outlay 1428.58 IVRI component 80.50 AN Division
3. AICRP on Himalayan Goat A.K. Sharma (PI),
B. Sahoo, M. Sankar
March 2014 56.00 TAH, IVRI Mukteswar
4. AICRP on ADMAS S. Bandyopadhyay (PI); P. Dandapat July 2013 3.00(2014-15) ERS Kolkata
ICAR Funded Projects: All India Network Programmes
1. Haemorrhagic septicemia R. Verma (PC); S.K. Gupta (PI)
, D.K. Sinha, P. Thomas
2001 Total outlay 500.00 IVRI component 120.01 B&M Division
2. Bluetongue R. Verma (PC); S. Nandi (PI),
Vishal Chander, B. Mondal
2001 Total outlay 650.00 IVRI component 139.00 CADRAD
3. Gastrointestinal parasitism B.P. Mishra (PC); A. Prasad (PI),
Rajat Garg, M. Sankar,
B.C. Sarvanan
Nov. 2014 Total outlay 1851.00 IVRI component 575.20 Surgery Division
4. Neonatal mortality in farm animals V.P. Singh (PC); R.K. Agarwal (PI),
Rajendra Singh, Y.P.S. Malik,
M. Sankar, U.K. De, Abhishek,
D.K. Sinha
Nov. 2014 Total outlay 779.00 IVRI component 239.00 B&M Division
5. Buffalo improvement A.K.S. Tomar (PI); Triveni Dutt,
Bharat Bhushan, Mukesh Singh,
G.K. Gaur, N. Dutt, S. Mendiratta,
S. Mehrotra, S.K. Ghosh, Om Singh,
K. Narayanan, B.H.M. Patel,
V.K. Gupta
2001 Nil LPM Section
ICAR Funded Projects: Outreach Programmes
1. Ethnoveterinary medicine S. Dey (PC & PI); Anil Kumar Sharma,
Mohini Saini, K. Mahendran
2009 Total outlay 1000.00 IVRI component 80.00 Medicine Division
2. Monitoring of drug residues and environmental pollutants B.P. Mishra (PC); S. Kalpana (PI- up to 19.11.14);
Dinesh Kumar (PI- w.e.f. 20.11.2014),
Praveen Singh, T.U. Singh
2009 Total outlay 1200.00 IVRI component 148.58 NRL APEDA Lab., P&T Division
3. Zoonotic diseases Ashok Kumar (PC & PI); D.K. Singh,
K.N. Bhilegaonkar, S.V.S. Malik, R.S.
Rathore, R.K. Agarwal, P.S. Banerjee, S. Samanta, T. Sabrinath, Z.B. Dubal
2009 Total outlay 1400.00 IVRI component 257.00 VPH Division
ICAR Funded Projects: Consortia Research Platforms
1. Vaccines and Diagnostics R. Venkataramanan (PI) Nov., 2014 Total outlay 7500.00 IVRI, Bengaluru (Consortium leader)
2. Nanotechnology R.P. Singh (PI); Praveen Singh
V. Upamanyu; CPRI, Shimla (Nodal centre)
Feb., 2015 IVRI component 180.00 BP Division
ICAR Funded Projects: NAIP Projects
1. Study of herbal acaricides as means to overcome the development of resistance in ticks to conventional acaricides (Component-IV) Srikant Ghosh (PI); O.K. Raina,
Pallab Chaudhuri, D.B. Mondal,
P. Joshi, D. Bhattacharya,
A. Bera
Four years (w.e.f. 22.7.2008, extended up to June 2014) 389.39 Parasitol. Division (Consortium leader)
2. Rumen microbial diversity in domesticated and wild ruminants and impact of additives on methano-genesis and utilization of poor quality fibrous feeds (Component-IV) D.N. Kamra (C-PI);
L.C. Chaudhary, Neeta Agarwal
Five years (w.e.f. July 2008, extended up to June 2014) 360.48 AN Division (Consortium leader)
3. Identification of oncolytic viral genes and development of tumor targeted nano-delivery vehicle for cancer therapy in bovines (Component-IV) A.K. Tiwari (C-PI); Satish Kumar,
Sameer Srivastava,
Rajendra Singh, S.K. Maiti
16.1.2009 to March 2012, extended up to June 2014 Total outlay 420.96 IVRI Component 391.572 Vet. Biotechnol. Division (Consortium leader)
4. Holistic approach for improving livelihood security through livestock based farming system in Barabanki and Raibareli districts of U.P. (Component-III) R.B. Rai (C-PI); H. Kumar 13.04.2009 Total outlay 531.16639 IVRI Component 258.52489 Pathology Division (Consortium Leader)
5. Zonal Technology Management Centre & Business Planning and Development (BPD) Unit at IVRI, Izatnagar (Component-I) Puneet Kumar (PI); Rupasi Tewari April 2009 to 31.3.2012, extended up to June 2014 Total outlay 780.68631 IVRI Component 477.332 (additional sanctioned 78.12880) ZTM-BPD Unit (Consortium Leader)
ICAR Funded Projects: National Agricultural Science Fund (NASF) Projects
1. Regulation of fatty acid synthesis by RNA interference in pig (Lead Institute) S.K. Dhara (PI) S. Naskar,
NRCP Guwahati (CC-PI)
10.1.2011 to 31.12.2015 Total outlay 243.050 IVRI Component 150.9944 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
2. RNAi mediated comparative functional analysis of immune response genes in ruminants and fish against Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis and M. fortuitum (Lead Institute) Abhijit Mitra (PI)
S. Mazumdar (CC-PI) Delhi University
B.N. Tripathi (CC-PI) CSWRI
1.1.2011 to 31.12.2015 Total outlay 298.0780 IVRI Component 76.65890 Animal Genetics Division
3. Development of genetically engineered vaccines against economically important poultry viral diseases (Lead Institute) Sohini Dey (PI); C. Madhan Mohan,
J.M. Kataria, B. Mondal, IARI
1.6.2012 to 31.5.2016 Total outlay 178.84 IVRI Component 106.94 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
4. Development of a bivalent marker vaccine against bovine herpesvirus-1 and brucella P.K. Gupta (PI); B.P. Mishra,
P. Chaudhuri, A.B. Pandey,
C.L. Patel
1.6. 2012 to 31.5.2015 114.772 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
5. Development of live vaccine targeting the protein repair system(s) of Salmonella Manish Mahawar (PI);
T.K. Goswami, R.K. Agarwal
1.6. 2012 to 31.5.2015 122.80 Biochem. Division
6. Chemo-profiling of potential phyto-acaricides and their functional characterization for controlling resistant cattle ticks S. Ghosh (PI) B.C. Saravanan
G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar
1.4. 2013 to 31.3.2016 219.80271 Parasitology Division
ICAR Funded Projects: Other ICAR Funded Projects
1. Niche Area of Excellence (NAE) - Development of bio-sensors for diagnosis of peste des petits ruminants (PPR) and brucellosis B.P. Mishra (PI) upto 8.7.14;
Sameer Shrivastava (PI-w.e.f. 9.7.14)
R.P. Singh, P.K. Gupta, Pallab Chaudhuri,
Praveen Singh, Sonal
Five years (w.e.f. Oct. 2011) 465.00 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
2. Niche Area of Excellence (NAE) – Nutrition and gut health: Probiotics, prebiotics and phytogenics as functional foods to augment gut health of dogs A.K. Pattanaik (PI);
S.E. Jadhav, N. Dutta,
T.K. Goswami, A.M. Pawde, S. Dey
May 2014 Total outlay 250.136 IVRI component 188.470 Animal Nutrition Division
3. National initiative on climate resilient agriculture (NICRA): Identification of unique traits/ factors in indigenous livestock making them resilient to climate change in relation to diseases and database development A.K. Tiwari (PI);
Puneet Kumar, K.P. Singh
G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar,
Dinesh Chandra, N.R. Sahoo
April 2011 585.00 Biological Standardizn. Division
4. National initiative on climate resilient agriculture (NICRA): Adaption strategies in livestock to thermal stress through nutritional and environmental manipulations Gyanendra Singh (CC-PI);
V.P. Maurya, Mihir Sarkar,
G.K. Gaur, N. Dutta,
Lead Centre: NDRI, Karnal
Sept. 2013 5.50 P&C Division
5. Veterinary type culture collection: Rumen microbes L.C. Chaudhary (PI); D.N. Kamra 2010 3.50 A.N. Division
6. Veterinary type culture collection: Veterinary microbes component A.K. Tiwari (Nodal Officer);
Mayank Rawat (PI),
Salauddin Qureshi
2014 Nil Biological Standardizn. Division
7. Centre for Agricultural Bioinformatics (CABin) GVPPS Ravi Kumar (PI);
A.P. Sahoo, Amit Kumar
(IASRI, New Delhi, Lead Centre)
w.e.f. 29.11.2014 Total outlay 6800 IVRI component 6.80 (2014-15) Vet. Biotechnol. Division
8. Impact assessment of agricultural research and development D. Bardhan (PI) (National Institute for Agricultural Economics and Policy Research, NIAP, New Delhi, Lead Centre) w.e.f. 16.01.2015 IVRI component 15.50 LES&IT Division
9. ICAR Poultry Seed Project Ajay Kumar Sharma (PI)
(Directorate of Poultry Research, Hyderabad,
Lead Centre)
w.e.f. 07.04. 2014 173.70 IVRI component TAH Division, Mukteswar
10. ICAR National Professor project on ‘Design construction and validation of DNA chips for virus identification’ Bhaskar Sharma (PI) 03.03.2008 up to 31.12.2015 45.69 (2014-15) Biochemistry Division
11. ICAR National Professor project on ‘Metagenomic analysis and manipulation of buffalo rumen ecosystem to improve fibre utilization and reduce methane production’ D.N. Kamra (PI); L.C. Chaudhury Five years (w.e.f. 16.01.2013) 250.00 A.N. Division
12. ICAR National Fellow project entitled ‘Development of transgenic goat as a bioreactor for providing novel protein of therapeutic importance using SMGT method’ A. Mitra (PI) Five years (w.e.f. June 2011) 193.33 A.G. Division
13. ICAR National Fellow project entitled ‘Development of molecular platforms for point-of-care detection of major enteric viruses responsible for neonatal mortality in animals’ Y.P.S. Malik (PI) Five years (w.e.f. 25.11.2014) 221.00 Biological Standardization Division
14. Emeritus scientist project title ‘Exploring the therapeutic potential of natural triterpenoids in a mouse model of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)’ S.K. Tandon (PI) Two years (w.e.f. 09.10.2014) 2.00 P&T Division
DBT Funded Projects
1. DBT Network Project on Classical Swine Fever with special reference to Northeastern Region G. Saikumar(CSF-1 Component)

K.K. Rajak (CSF-4 Component)
Five years (w.e.f. 24th Nov., 2008; extended up to Sept. 2014) 221.20

Pathology Division

IVRI, Muktesewar
2. Component C3 binding protein of Haemonchus contortus and its significance in host-parasite interaction P. Joshi (PI); B.P. Singh,
S.C. Gupta, I. Karuna
Three years (w.e.f. 21.9.2010, extended up to Sept. 2014) 34.00 Biochemistry Division
3. Expression and localisation of autocrine and paracrine factors and their receptors regulating corpus luteum function during the estrous cycle of buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) Mihir Sarkar (PI);
G. Taru Sharma,
Gyanendra Singh
Four years (w.e.f. 14.3.2011) 50.063 P&C Division
4. Development of user friendly diagnostic kit for detection of bovine herpes virus-1 (RGYI) Ajay Kumar (PI); V. Upmanyu,
Deepak Kumar
Three years (w.e.f. 9.3.2011, extended up to June 2014) 16.58 Biochemistry Division
5. Identification of the potential vaccine candidate antigens of Clostridium chauvoei (RGYI) K.N. Viswas (PI); V.P. Singh,
P. Chaudhuri, A.K. Tiwari
Mayank Rawat
Three years (w.e.f. 20.6.2011, extended up to Dec. 2014) 23.70 B & M Division
6. Development of diagnostic assays based on recombinant antigens for pasteurellosis in livestock (RGYI) S.B. Shivachandra (PI);
S.K. Gupta, K.N. Viswas,
M.A. Ramakrishnan
Three years (w.e.f. 30.6.2011) 27.86 Virology Division, Mukteswar
7. Generation of an improved Newcastle disease virus vaccine candidate using a novel reverse genetics technology C. Madhan Mohan(PI);
J.M. Kataria, R. Sarvanan,
Sohini Dey
Three years (w.e.f. 23.9.2011, extended up to March 2015) 77.054 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
8. Epidemiological studies on porcine Circo virus- 2 associated diseases in pigs of 3 North- Eastern states viz., Mizoram, Meghalaya & Assam G. Sai Kumar (PI);
T.K. Rajkhowa (PI)
Collaborator Institute
Three years (w.e.f. 20.10.2011, extended up to March 2015) 77.85 Pathology Division
9. Development of composite scaffolds for bone and tendon repair using tissue engineering techniques Rekha Pathak (PI);
M.M.S. Zama, A.M. Pawde,
A.K. Tiwari, Amarpal,
P. Kinjavdekar, H.P. Aithal
Three years (w.e.f. 24.02.2012, extended up to Feb. 2016) 48.48505 Surgery Division
10. Epidemiology and genetic characterization of important helminth parasites of mithun (Bos frontalis) in North-eastern hilly region of India O.K. Raina (PI)
J.K. Chamuah
(NRC Mithun-PI parent Institute)
Three years (w.e.f. 13.04.2012) 51.69 Parasitology Division
11. Programme support on translational research on molecular epidemiology of Listeria monocytogenes S.V.S. Malik (PI)
(S.B. Barbuddhe PI- ICAR Research Complex, Goa)
Five years (w.e.f. 03.05.2012) Total outlay 223.53 IVRI component 38.97 Division of Vet. Public Health
12. Development of improved diagnostics with monitoring and characterization of viral and bacterial pathogens associated with piglet diarrhoea in Northeastern region of India Y.P.S. Malik (PI);
(Durlav Prasad Bora PI-AAU, Khanapara, Guwahati;
T.K. Dutta- PI, CAU, Aizawl)
Three years (w.e.f. 09.05.2012) Total outlay 86.16 IVRI component 27.47 Division of Biological Standardization
13. Serosurveillance and molecular epidemiology of Peste des petits ruminants (PPR), Sheeppox and Goatpox in sheep and goats of Tripura and Mizoram states D. Muthuchelvan (PI);
(Ankan De-PI CVS & AH,
Tripura and T.K. Dutta- PI,
CAU, Aizawl)
Three years (w.e.f. 10.05.2012, extended up to Nov. 2015 Total outlay 65.38 IVRI component 23.46 IVRI Campus, Mukteswar
14. Label free detection of Peste des petits ruminants virus and specific antibodies using surface Plasmon resonance biosensor developed by fabricating immunogenic multiple antigenic peptides and epitope specific anti-peptide antibodies on sensor chips Sameer Srivastava (PI);
Bina Mishra, Sonal,
Satish Kumar, V. Upmanyu
Three years (w.e.f. 01.06.2012) 37.539 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
15. Effects of atorvastatin on vascular dysfunction in arsenic-exposed rats S.N. Sarkar (PI); T.U. Singh,
S.K. Mishra
Three years (August 2012 to July 2015) 44.00 P&T Division
16. Development of prophylactic as well as therapeutic DNA vaccine for canine mammary cancer Sonal (PI); Sameer Srivastava,
S.K. Maiti, Naveen Kumar,
Bina Mishra, P.K. Gupta
Three years (w.e.f. 25.1.2012) 49.48 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
17. Development of biosensors for high throughput diagnosis of peste des petits ruminants Satish Kumar (PI); A.P. Sahoo,
Praveen Singh,
G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar
Three years (w.e.f. 22.11.2012) 45.828 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
18. Molecular epidemiological studies of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical and subclinical bovine mastitis in Mizoram, Tripura and bovine & caprine mastitis in West Bengal Samiran Bandyopadhyay (PI);
Subhasish Bandyopadhyay
(Co-PI), P. Dandapat (Co-PI),
Gunjan Das (PI)
(Parent Instt- CAU, Aizawl, Mizoram)
Three years (w.e.f. 30.11.2012) Total outlay 64.96 IVRI Component 24.00 IVRI ERS Kolkata
19. Improving pig production and productivity through integration of conventional and biotechnological interventions for better livelihood of the SC/ST community Deepak Sharma (PI); Amit Kumar, Anuj Chauhan, M. Patel Three years (w.e.f. 30.11.2012) 47.59065 A.G. Division
20. Improved infectious bursal disease virus vaccines using Newcastle Virus Vector A.K. Tiwari (PI);
G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar (Co-PI)
(Collaborating Institute),
Sachin Kumar (PI),
Nitin Chaudhary (CoPI)
(Parent Inst- IIT, Guwahati, Assam)
Three years (w.e.f. 15.01.2013) Total outlay 72.04, IVRI component 24.70 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
21. Development of a genetically engineered live vaccine against brucellosis for animals P. Chaudhury (PI);
Tapas Goswami
Three years (w.e.f. Oct. 2012) Total outlay 66.00 B&M Division
22. Development of national brucella repository and molecular characterization of brucella species of diverse origin D.K. Singh (PI);
Ashok Kumar, A.K. Tiwari,
A.P. Sahoo
Three years (w.e.f. Oct. 2012) 119.10 VPH Division
23. Enteric bacterial pathogens: Molecular epidemiology and development of rapid screening assays Deepak Bhiwa Rawool (PI)
Nagendra R. Hegde (Co-PI)
Three years (w.e.f. 25.07.2013) 33.77 VPH Division
24. Elucidating the gene network(s) and identification of noval gene(s) underlying host-pathogen interaction in PPRV infection G.V.P.P.S. Ravi Kumar (PI);
A.P. Sahoo, B.P. Mishra
Three years (w.e.f. 21.08.2013) 48.10 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
25. Development of candidate diagnostics for Mycobacterium bovis infection in bovine and human using potent biomarkers P. Dandapat (PI);
S. Bandyopadhyay
One year six months (w.e.f. 21.03.2013, extended up to 20.03.2015 80.79 IVRI ERS, Kolkata
26. Serosurveillance and molecular epidemiology of Bovine Herpes Virus 1 (BoHV1) infection in bovines of Northeastern states of Mizoram, Meghalaya and Tripura M.A. Ramakrishnan (PI);
S.B. Shiva Chandra
(Collaborating Institute)
(Parent Institute- CAU, Aizawl, Mizoram)
Three years (w.e.f. 8.10.2013) Total outlay 69.21 IVRI component 14.51 Virology Division
27. Development of recombinant sheeppox vectored Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) vaccine for small ruminants (DBT-Bio-CARe) Bina Mishra (PI); P.K. Gupta,
C.L. Patel, Sonal,
V.K. Chaturvedi
Three years (w.e.f. 26.11.2013) 48.32 BP Division
28. Sero-surveillance, molecular characterization and epidemiology of pox viral infections in animals from Northeastern region of India Gnanavel, V. (PI) Three years (w.e.f. 23.11.2013) Total outlay 69.8 IVRI component 24.25 Virology Division
29. Mapping of epidemiology, anthelmintic resistance in gastro intestinal nematodosis in goat and effect of indigenous herbal medicine incorporated in urea molasses block to combat the anthelmintic resistance in Assam M. Sankar (PI) A. Prasad (Collaborating Institute)
(Parent Institute- AAU, Khanapara, Guwahati)
Three years (w.e.f. 29.01.2014) Total outlay 58.98 IVRI component 16.95 TAH Division, Mukteswar
30. Evaluation of physiogenomic responses to heat stress and development of potential marker(s) for assessment of stress in pigs B.C. Das (PI); S. Naskar,
A.K. Das (Collaborating Institute)
(Parent Institute- NRC Pig, Guwahati)
Three years (w.e.f. 20.3. 2014) Total outlay 78.18 IVRI component 25.35 IVRI ERS, Kolkata
31. Role of plants as a modifier of rumen to reduce methane production and improve productivity in small animals L.C. Chaudhary (PI)
V.B. Chaturvedi
(Collaborating Institute)
(Parent Institute- AAU, Khanapara, Guwahati)
Three years (w.e.f. 09.04.2014) Total outlay 65.11 IVRI component 28.85 AN Division
32. Thermostabilization of recombinant protein antigens in diagnostic assays/kits using heavy water (Tata Innovation Fellowship Award) R.K. Singh (PI))
Sameer Shrivastava;)
P. Malik, H.S. Singha (NRC-E)
01.05.2014 (in IVRI) up to July 2016 22.20 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
33. Nanoformulations of selenium and zinc as functional feed supplements to improve health and productivity of animals A.K. Garg (PI)
Sameer Shrivastava N Dutta
Three years (w.e.f. 01.12.2014) 67.76 AN Division
34. Expression of truncated penicillin binding protein 2a (PBP2a) of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and development of a recombinant PBP2a based agglutination test for detection of MRSA in milk and dairy products Samiran Badyopadhyay (PI);
B. Mondal, P. Dandapat
Three years (w.e.f. 28.05.2014) 51.50 IVRI ERS, Kolkata
35. Development of recombinant protein based penside diagnostic kit for avian reovirus infection (RGYI) Deepak Kumar (PI); K. Dhama,
B.P. Mishra, Ajay Kumar
Three years (w.e.f. 28.05.2014) 17.276 Vet. Biotechnol. Division
36. Development of recombinant vaccine for control of salmonellosis in poultry R.K. Agarwal (PI); D.K. Singh,
Ashok Kumar
Two years (w.e.f. 24.12.2014) 40.42 B&M Division
37. Effects of polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) on the ovarian and uterine functions in goat Harendra Kumar (PI);
S.K. Singh, K. Narayan,
Narayan Dutta, M. Sarkar
Three years (w.e.f. 01.12.2014) 66.032 AR Division
38. Understanding the regulation of oxytocin signaling in obesity – induced dysfunctional labor Subhashree Parida (PI);
T.U. Singh, Manjit Panigrahi
Three years (w.e.f. 21.11.2014) 13.30 P&T Division
39. Serosurveillance, isolation and molecular characterization of bluetongue virus in sheep and goats of Tripura and Assam states D. Muthuchelvan (PI);
K. Chand, S.K. Biswas
(Collaborating Institute)
(Parent Institute -COVS&AH, Tripura)
Three years (w.e.f. 11.12.2014) Total outlay 97.49 IVRI component 24.37 IVRI Campus, Mukteswar
Other Funded Projects
1. Monitoring of extraneous chemical substances and their residues in animal products (APEDA) S. Kalpana (PI- up to 19.11.2014);
Dinesh Kumar (PI- w.e.f. 20.11.2014)
Long-term 27.78 P&T Division
2. National Referral Centre on Wildlife Healthcare (CZA) Anil Kumar Sharma (PI);
Asit Das, Mohini Saini
w.e.f. Aug. 2007, (extended up to March 2017) 41.65 (2014-2017) Centre for Wildlife
3. The role of extracellular matrix proteins vitronectin and fibronectin in the establishment of Staphylococcus aureus infection (ICMR) P. Joshi (PI); D.K. Singh Three years (w.e.f. April 2010, extended up to Nov. 2014) 3.50/ year (6.05228- from 15.11.10 to 14.11.11) Biochemistry Division
4. Development and quality evaluation of innovative convenience food products from milk (Min. of Food Processing Industries) Geeta Chauhan (PI) Three years (w.e.f. 28.2.2012, extended up to March 2015) 42.25 LPT Division
5. Development of potential direct fed microbial from the rumen of migratory goats and sheep for enhancing livestock production (DST) Birbal Singh (PI) Three years (w.e.f. 11.1.2013) 43.60 IVRI Palampur
6. Identification of suitable diagnostic and therapeutic(s) against antisperm antibodies to combat repeat breeding problem in cattle (DST) S.K. Srivastava (PI) Three years (w.e.f. Jan. 2013) 34.8815 AR Division
7. Occupational health hazards and risks in livestock rearing among male and female workers in Uttar Pradesh: A gender analysis (ICSSR, New Delhi) Hema Tripathi (PI) 18 months (w.e.f. 1.5.2013, extended up to April 2015) 9.00 Krishi Vigyan Kendra, IVRI
8. State wise yield of meat and by-products of cattle, buffalo, goat, sheep, pig and poultry (MSPI, Central Statistical Organization, National Accounts Division) G. Kandeepan (PI) 1.4.2013 to 31.3.2014, extended up to May 2014 Total outlay 29.80 IVRI component 2.384 LPT Division
9. Differential expression of candidate genes conferring host resistance to Theileriosis in cattle and buffalo (DST) Manjit Panigrahi (PI) Three Years (w.e.f. 7.6.2013) 22.00 A G Division
10. Development of a user friendly lateral flow test for detection of classical swine fever virus (DST) A.P. Sahoo (PI) Three Years (w.e.f. 6.9.2013) 20.23 Vet. Biotechnology Division
11. Developing gene signature against Mycobacterium bovis infection in cattle (DST) Sanjeev Kumar Shukla (PI)
Mentor: Deepak Sharma
Three Years (w.e.f. 19.9.2013) 23.00 AG Division
12. Network Project on Costs and returns in milk production: developing standardized methodology and estimates for various production (DAHDF) D. Bardhan (PI) 23.12.2013 (in IVRI) to 30.06.2014 3.60 LES&IT Division
13. Therapeutic potential of caprine bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cell conditioned media (UPCAR) Vikash Chandra (PI);
G. Taru Sharma, Amar Pal
Three years (w.e.f. 28.07.2014) 19.47 P&C Division
14. Advances in the management of infertility in the cattle and buffalo (UPCAR) Harendra Kumar (PI);
K. Narayanan
Three years (w.e.f. 28.07.2014) 21.94 AR Division
15. Evaluation of molasses based multi-nutrient liquid supplements for improving reproductive and productive performance in buffaloes (UPCAR) Putan Singh (PI); A.K. Verma,
G.K. Das, G. Kandeepan,
G.K. Gaur, S. Mehrotra
Three years (w.e.f. 28.07.2014) 21.33 AN Division
16. Assessment of livestock healthcare delivery system and scope for its improvement in Uttar Pradesh (UPCAR) D. Bardhan (PI); Sanjay Kumar Three years (w.e.f. 28.07.2014) 15.94 LES&IT Division
17. Impact of seasonal variations and pollution load on aquatic environment and fish farming at micro level in different aquatic zones of river Ramganga (UPCAR) Anil Kumar Garg (PI);
Neelima Gupta, MJPRU, Bareilly
Three years (w.e.f. 30.07.2014) 24.95 AN Division
18. Development of intelligent packaging sensors for monitoring quality and safety of meat and meat products in supply (MFPI) G. Kandeepan (PI);
S.K. Mendiratta,
Ravi Kant Agarwal
Three years (w.e.f. 14.07.2014) 44.67 LPT Division
19. Lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) signaling in early pregnant buffalo uterus: Possible role in endometrial receptivity and embryo implantation (DST) Subhashree Parida (PI) Three years (w.e.f. 03.12.2014) 29.83 P&T Division
International Collaborative Research Projects
1. Antigenic and genetic characterization of foot and mouth disease viruses in India: Application to effective molecular vaccines (USDA, USA) R. Venkataramanan (PI);
B. Pattanaik, PC-FMD, Mukteswar
Two years (July 2010 to 29.9.2012, extended up to 29.9.2014) Total outlay $453,000.00 IVRI Component $179402.00 IVRI, Bangalore
2. The use of irradiated vaccine in the control of trypanosomosis caused by Trypanosome evansi in livestock (IAEA), Vienna, Austria A.K. Tewari (PI) Five years (24.02.2012 to March 2016) Total outlay €5,000 / year IVRI Component €17,280.80 Parasitology Division
3. Development of multiplexed diagnostic biosensor for infectious reproductive diseases of cattle and buffaloes (DBT-BBSRC, UK) Pallab Chaudhuri (PI);
P.K. Gupta,
Sameer Shrivastava
Three years (28.01.2014 to 28.01.2017) Rs 113.368 Lakh B & M Division
4. Attenuation of FMDV serotypes/strains to develop stable and effective live attenuated vaccine (DBT-BBSRC) G.R. Reddy (PI);
H.J. Dechamma, K. Ganesh
Three years (28.1.2014 to 27.1.2017) Rs 305.276 Lakh IVRI, Bangalore
5. Development of diagnostic systems, reference collections and molecular epidemiology studies for important arboviral pathogens for livestock in India (DBT-BBSRC) K.P. Singh (PI); Sushila Mann (LUVAS, Hisar) Three years (w.e.f. 08.09.2014) Total Outlay Rs 509.57 Lakh IVRI component Rs 86.34 Lakh CADRAD