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Department of Microbiology
Ongoing Projects

S. No.

Title of the Project

Principal Investigator

Co- Investigators

Name of the Funding Agency

Study Code no:

Duration of the project
(Years)

Amount sanctioned

01.

A Clinico – molecular biological study on infectious mononucleosis caused by Epstein - Barr virus and to study the genotype prevalence in Chennai”

Dr. H. N. Madhavan

DR. J. Malathi

ICMR

4/2004-P

August 2010 – August 2013

6,43,490.000

               
02. A Pilot study on rapid detection of viable Mycobacterium tuberculosis and multidrug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis from clinically suspected tuberculosis patients in Chennai – A Major Public Health Problem in India. Dr. K. Lily Therese Dr. H. N. Madhavan,
Ms. R. Gayathri,
Dr. R. Sridhar,
Dr. N.Meenakshi
CWCF 93-2007-P December 2009- November 2012 1 crore
               
03. Nucleic acid based amplification techniques for detection, identification, Quantitation and genotyping of Pneumocystis jiroveci and a study on drug resistance of Pneumocystis jiorveci targeting the Dihydropteorate gene Dr. K. Lily Therese Dr. H.N. Madhavan,
Dr. R. Bhagyalakshmi,
Dr. Sudharsan
ICMR 67-2007P March 2009 – February 2012 2700,000.00
               
04. A study on the effects of UV rays on riboflavin treated corneal limbal stem cells during the process of collagen cross - linking Dr. Prema padmanathan Dr. H. N. Madhavan,
Dr. J. Malathi
DST 105-2008-p 18 Months 9,36,200.00
               
05. Development of matrices using long and medium chain PHAS produced from Pseudomonas LDC-5 DR. H.N. Madhavan Dr. J. Malathi DBT B7/
PR11
256/
PID/106/
450/2008
Oct
2010-
Sep
2013
10,00,728.00
               
06. To Train and Develop Infrastructure for Molecular Ophthalmic Pathology and Rapid Diagnosis of Ocular Infections in an Ophthalmic Institute in Assam. Dr. H. Bhattacharjee,
Shri Sankara Dev Nethralaya
Dr. J. Malathi
Dr. H.N. Madhavan
Dr. Krishna Kumar
ICMR 5/4/6/3/
NE/06-
NCD-II
Aug 2011-
July 2014
24,64,920.00