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Sarah Sabu Cherian Scientist F ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Viral evolutionary dynamics and host virus interactions using Bioinformatics (Gene Sequence analysis, protein structure modeling & molecular docking) and Immuno informatics approaches; Structure based drug discovery; Development of Biological databases
Dilip Rewa Patil Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Veterinary care and Laboratory animal breeding , Animal facility management & regulatory compliance, In vivo viral pathogenesis Animal facility management, Breeding, maintenance and supply of quality laboratory animals, Management of animal house infrastructure, primate rehabilitation, regulatory compliance in animal breeding and experimentation, in vivo viral pathogenesis in animal models.
Virendra Kumar Meena Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Antiviral Drug Development Viral Diagnostics Development Cellular & Molecular Viral Pathogenesis Development of Molecular Viral Imaging Probes
Babasaheb Vishwanath Tandale Scientist F ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Epidemiology, Preventive Social Medicine, Bioethics, Infectious diseases, Virus diseases, Vaccines, Health technology, Clinical research, Implementation research
Reteesh Babu.G Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Public Health/Health and Social Science
Himanshu Kaushal Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Immunology, Vaccine Development
Kavita Satish Lole Scientist F ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Hepatitis viruses Virus replication Virus pathogenesis Viral diagnostics, antivirals and viral vaccines
Kanchankumar Pundlik Patil Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Diagnostic kit production
Ullas Pt Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Virology (Disease biology of flavivirus infections, surveillance for Zika infections in humans, surveillance for Nipah virus infection in fruit bats), special interest in Rabies
Jayati Mullick Scientist F ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Molecular Virology, Host virus interaction of influenza viruses, detection & diagnosis of Avian influenza viruses, complement biology, complement evasion, cell differentiation, biocontainment.
Anita Shete Aich Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune sheteaich.a-niv@gov.in
Sreelekshmy Mohandas Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune High risk pathogens especially of zoonotic importance
Vijay. P. Bondre Scientist F ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Viral diseases of Human Central Nervous system
Varsha Potdar Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Influenza outbreak investigations, Epidemiological and virological surveillance of Influenza., Molecular characterization of seasonal, Pandemic and emerging influenza viruses. ,Molecular detection and characterization of respiratory viruses ( RSV,hMPV,hPIVs), Isolation and antigenic characterization of influenza viruses. ,Antiviral susceptibility of influenza viruses., Quality Control of ICMR Influenza network , Validation and evaluation of diagnostic kits , Training and capacity building
Sumit Dutt Bhardwaj Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Clinical epidemiology
Vinay Kumar Saxena Scientist F ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Molecular virology of non polio enteroviruses and enteric viruses
Shyam Sundar Nandi Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Application of Biotechnology (Molecular Virology) to study Enteroviruses, Development diagnostic assays. Application of CRISPR Cas9 technology to engineer cell strains and Enteroviruses
Ashok Munivenkatappa Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Virology, Epidemiology, Bioinformatics and NeuroSciences
Gururaj Rao Deshpande Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Hybridoma Technology, Diagnostic Virology, Laboratory Quality Control, Quality Assurance
Anuradha Mishra Tripathy Scientist F ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Hepatitis, Chikungunya, Vaccine, Immunopathogenesis, Immune correlates of protection, Bio markers in viral diseases
Rajlakshmi Viswanathan Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Infections of fetus,neonates and children;laboratory networks
Rima Rakeshkumar Sahay Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Working as Medical Epidemiologist in Maximum Containment Facility and the mandate of this department is to support country in medical emergencies and preparedness response on highly infectious emerging and re emerging diseases of viral origin. Currently working on CCHF, KFD and Nipah viruses.
Sunil R Vaidya Scientist E ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune 1. Virus Diseases of Public Health Importance 2. Biology of Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Chickenpox 3. Vaccine Preventable Diseases 4. Hepatitis viruses
Alagarasu Kalichamy Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Immunology, Immunogenetics, Diagnostics and Epidemiology of infectious diseases
Shilpa Tomar Scientist B ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Clinical microbiology, Infection Control, Disease pathogenesis, Epidemiology
Pragya D Yadav Scientist E & Head ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Areas of work : Virology, Molecular Virology, Bio containment Research Working experience on Arboviruses [Dengue, Chikungunya, Bunyaviruses, Kyasanur forest disease, Zika, Yellow fever] and Zoonotic diseases [CCHF, Nipah, Ebola, Hanta and Nairobi Sheep Disease Virus] Experience of working in Biosafety level 2, 3 and 4 laboratories. Experience of teaching and training of BSL 3 and BSL 4 laboratory work practices and Biosafety in India. I am currently working in a BSL 4 laboratory of MCC, NIV, Pune as the Group Leader. Current major activities: Outbreak investigation, Reagents preparation, Monitoring of Operation and maintenance of BSL 4 facility, providing laboratory diagnosis on highly infectious viral diseases] and viral discovery by developing new diagnostic tools Establishment of laboratory facilities for handling emerging infectious viruses. Operation and management of BSL 4 laboratory. Teaching Experience: M.Sc. Virology (Virology curriculum) at NIV, Pune. Course coordinator, Faculty, Guide, co guide for M.Sc., Ph.D. program. Faculty in National and International workshops and training program
Manohar Lal Choudhary Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Surveillance and molecular epidemiology of respiratory viruses, Development of molecular tests, Basic virology, Microbiology
Madhu Chhanda Mohanty Scientist E ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Innate immune responses to enteroviruses, studies on polio and non poliovirus excretion in Primary Immune Deficient patients
Avinash R Deoshatwar Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Epidemiology, Outbreak Investigations
Priya Abraham Scientist G & Director ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Virology
Gajanan N Sapkal Scientist E ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune
Mangesh Damodar Gokhale Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Medical Entomology & Medical Zoology Natural Cycle of Arbovirus Diseases, Teaching and Training
Anukumar Balakrishnan Scientist E ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Immunology Virology Molecular biology
R Balasubramanian Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune
Shailesh Dattatraya Pawar Scientist E & Officer I/C ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune 1. Virology 2. Serology 3. Epidemic investigations and Surveillance 4. Diagnostic Research 5. Biosafety and biosecurity 6. Laboratory Quality Management With reference to Influenza, Polio, Measles & Rubella viruses
Pratip Shil Scientist D ICMR National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune Computational Biology/Biophysics, Mathematical modelling of viral epidemics (including environmental impacts on vectors and Vector borne diseases). Bioinformatics applications pertaining to Antigen Antibody interaction studies.
Madhuri Rajeev Thakar Scientist F ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV Immunology, Quality control in the Laboratory
Sandip Bharat Patil Scientist B ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV TB
Anupam Mukherjee Scientist D ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Host-Virus interactons; Viral pathogenesis; RNAi as therapeutics against HCV, HIV and HIV-associated other opportunistic viral infections
Sheela Virendra Godbole Scientist F ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV/STI epidemiology, Clinical Trials, Impact Evaluation of Programs /Interventions, Implementation Research, HIV & cancers, Surveillance and Estimations
Pallavi Rahul Shidhaye Scientist B ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Non communicable diseases, HIV / Antiretroviral treatment,Maternal depression, Health care utilization.
Manisha Vidyasagar Ghate Scientist F ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV, ART, Neurocognitive impairment
Suchit Vasant Kamble Scientist E ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Operational Research HIV AIDS Epidemiology Scrub typhus epidemiology
Vijay Nema Scientist E ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Tuberculosis drug targets, Metagenomics, AMR
Arati Kishor Mane Scientist E ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Sexually transmitted and Opportunistic infections including Human Papillomavirus, Tuberculosis, Anti microbial resistance
Dr Ranjana Choudhari Scientist E ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Clinical Epidemology
Ashwini Vinod Shete Scientist D ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV, TB Immunology, HIV cure research, DBS based biomarkers
Vandana Saxena Scientist D ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Immunology, Virology, HIV, Flaviviruses, Mucosal Immunology, microRNA mediated immune regulation
Sampada Dipak Bangar Scientist D ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune 1) Clinical trials Phase IV clinical trial on lactobacilli containing vaginal tablets among HIV infected women to study prevention of recurrence of Bacterial Vaginosis. 2) Implementation research Lead investigator for India Hypertension Control Initiative for Maharashtra site and Lead Investigator for National TB Prevalence Survey for Maharashtr and Goa 3) Capacity building Lead person for development of Epidemiology curriculum for one capacity building NIH funded planning grant. 4)Interdisciplinary: Demonstration project: PrEP feasibility study for MSM and strategies to reach Hard to Reach MSM in India. 4) HIV prevention among Key population Working as Co PI on two studies among Men having sex with Men. These are to be initiated. Trained on situational analysis (conducted situational analysis of Pune and Satara), programme evaluation of national programs based on logic model and reproductive and child health
Hariom Singh Scientist D ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Host Genetics, Pharmacogenomics. Genetic Variability and disease susceptibility
Serena Judith Jerry DSouza Scientist D ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Histology Techniques, Immunocytochemistry, Human semenology, Electron Microscopy Scanning & Transmission , Positive Staining /ultrastructural analysis for conventional transmission electron microscopy for male/female gametes & other reproductive tissues , data acquisition, interpretation& reporting Negative staining for virus detection & Nanoparticle Characterization, Immunogold staining for semithin sections using 1nm gold particles (IGSS) and in situ hybridization on semithin sections for immunohistochemistry (IHC),Immunogold electron microscopy, Sperm NM IF Virology & molecular biology Cell culture, propagation, maintenance of cryostocks, cell revival, plasmid DNA amplification, transfection,DNA/RNA isolation, western blotting and RT PCR , Flow Cytometry Member on Institutional Committee/s Purchase ; Chairperson NARI Canteen Committee
Swarali Nitin Kurle Scientist C ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV Drug Resistance Immunology
Amrita Prajwal Rao Scientist C ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV, Epidemiology , Adolescent health
Seema Sahay Scientist G ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Qualitative research ; Mixed methods research; Research on key populations; Descriptive Epidemiology, Expertise in psychometric scale development, Mental health needs of adolescents, Domestic violence. epidemiological research and scale development; Intervention Research Intimate partner violence intervention development & implementationPrEP demonstration project; Community Engagement clinical trials, JES intervention thru community engagement, retention research, adherence research, vulnerable and key population engagement for biomedical research , Adolescent intervention research
Abhijit Vasantrao Kadam Scientist C ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV, Antiretroviral Therapy, Herbal drugs, Pharmacovigilance, Antimicrobial Resistance and Drug level estimation by LC MS/MS
Smita Shrikant Kulkarni Scientist G ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune HIV Virology, Rickettsiology
Megha Sunil Mamulwar Scientist C ICMR National AIDS Research Institute (NARI), Pune Epidemiology ,HIV, TB
Manoranjan Ranjit Scientist F ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Molecular Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases & Haematology
Bibhuti Bhusan Pal Scientist F ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Diarrhoeal Research
Sidhartha Giri Scientist E ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Virology, Vaccines, Gastroenteritis
Amarendra Mahapatra Scientist F ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Epidemiology, Social & Cultural Anthropology, Nutrition
Ira Praharaj Scientist E ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Virology, Vaccines, Microbiome
Tahziba Hussain Scientist E ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Leprosy, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Bijay Kumar Mishra Scientist C ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Clinical Research
Anna Salomi Kerketta Scientist F ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Non Communicable Disease
Dasarathi Das Scientist F ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Tuberculosis
Bhagirathi Dwibedi Scientist E ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Filariasis, Virology
Subrata Kumar Palo Scientist D ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Public Health
Debdutta Bhattacharya Scientist C ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Infectious Disease, Molecular Epidemiology, Virology & Public Health
Madhusmita Bal Scientist C ICMR Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Bhubaneswar Immunoparasitology

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