Dr. S. K. Gupta


Brief Introduction

Area of specialization:

  • Veterinary Virology

Five Best Publications:

  • N. Sarangi, P. Thomas, S. K. Gupta, S. Kumar, K. N. Viswas and V. P. Singh (2016) Molecular Epidemiology of Pasteurella multocida Circulating in India by Multilocus Sequence Typing, Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 63 (2), 286-292
  • J Usha Rani, Viswas KN, Prasad Thomas, S K Gupta S K Bhure, P Dandapat, R K Agarwal, and V P Singh (2015) Development of a recombinant flagellin based ELISA for the detection of Clostridium chauvoei. Anaerobe 33, 48-54
  • Laxmi N. Sarangi , P. Thomas, S.K. Gupta, A. Priyadarshini, S. Kumar, Viswas Konasagara Nagaleekar, A. Kumar, and Vijendra P. Singh (2015) Virulence gene profiling and antibiotic resistance pattern of Indian isolates of Pasteurella multocida of small ruminant origin, Comparative Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 38, 33-39,
  • Bhuvana Priya, Viswas K N, A. Milton, M. Saminathan, A Kumar , A R Sahoo , S A Wani , A Kumar, S. K. Gupta , A P. Sahoo , A. K. Tiwari , R. K. Agarwal, R K Gandham (2017) Genome wide host gene expression analysis in mice experimentally infected with Pasteurella multocida, Plos one 12(7)
  • Sanyal , J.K. Mohapatra, R. Manoj kumar,S. Biswas, D. Hemadri, C. Tosh, G.P. Sabarinath, S.K. Gupta, M. Mittal, P. Giridharan, S.K. Bandyopadhyay (2004) Complete Nucleotide Sequence of a Vaccine Strain and a Field Isolate of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus Serotype Asia1 with an Insertion in VP1Genomic Region Acta Virologica 48 (3), 159-166

Membership of Professional Societies:

S.No. Name of Society Duration Details
1 Indian Association of Veterinary Microbiologists, Immunologists and Specialists in Infectious Diseases (IAVMI) Life member
2 Society for Promotion of Farm and Companion animal (SPFCA) Life Member
3 Veterinary Council of India, New Delhi Life member

Research Activities:

  • Completed Research Project:
S.No. Title of Research Project Duration Funding agency PI/Co-PIs
1 All India Network Project on Haemorrhagic Septicaemia     (AINP-HS) 2010-2012 ICAR Co-PI
2 All India Network Project on Haemorrhagic Septicaemia    (AINP-HS) 2012-2014 ICAR PI
3 Indo-UK Collaborative project on Pasteurella multocida causing Haemorrhagic septicaemia in bovids 2011-2014 Wellcome trust, UK Co-PI
4 Isolation and characterization of Fusarium species responsible for degnala like disease in animals 2015-2017 ICAR-RCER, Patna PI
5 National surveillance programme for aquatic animal diseases 2015-2017 NFDB, Hyderabad Co-PI
  • On-going Research Projects:
S.No. Title of Research Project Duration Funding agency PI/Co-PIs
1 Generation of microbial resources and prevalent study of pathogen of  poultry origin in Bihar 2023-25 BASU, Patna PI

Honours and Awards:

S.No. Name of Honours and Awards Awarding Organization Year
1 Dr CM Singh Award IAVMI 2014
2 Best Poster Awards IAVMI & MTAI 2013,2019,2022