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Article accepted for publication:
Mrs. R. Shylaja, Ms. Vimalin Jeyalatha M, Dr. J. Malathi , Dr. H. N. Madhavan and Dr. J. Biswas “Standardization and Application of Polymerase Chain Reaction for LruA and LruB gene of Leptospira interrogans in Aqueous humour of Uveitic patient, Journal of Ocular Immunology and Inflammation
Dr. H. N. Madhavan and Dr. P. Sowmya have written a Book “Human Cytomegalovirus Molecular Methods For Diagnosis And Study Of Strain Variations” published by LAP LAMBERT Academic, UK, 2010
Dr. H. N. Madhavan and Dr. J. Malathi have written a chapter on Rubella virus for the book “Molecular Methods for Identification of Viruses” published by CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group Boca Raton, London, New York, 2010
Dr. K. Lily Therese & Dr. H. N. Madhavan have written a chapter on Exserohilum for the book “Molecular Methods for Identification of fungi published by CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group Boca Raton, London, New York, 2010
Dr. H. N. Madhavan, Dr. K. Lily Therese and Dr. J. Malathi have written a chapter on “An overview on Molecular Diagnostics in Infectious Diseases of the eye - Our experience in Sankara Nethralaya” for the book “Proceedings of Diagnostics in Infections” Editor Mr. D. Raghunath and Mr. V. Nagaraja - The Eleventh Sir Dorabji Tata Symposium.
Therese KL, Gayathri R, Thiruppathi K, Madhavan HN. “First report on isolation of Mycobacterium monacense from sputum specimen in India”. Lung India, 2011, 28:124-126
Gayathri Ramasubban, Kulandai Lily Therese, Umashankar Vetrivel, Muthukumaran Sivashanmugam, Parvathy Rajan, Sridhar R, Hajib N Madhavan, Meenakshi N. “Detection of novel coupled mutations in the katG GENE (His276Met, Gln295His and Ser315Thr ) in a multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain From Chennai, India and an insight into the Molecular Mechanism Of Isoniazid Resistance Using Structural Bioinformatics Approaches”. International journal of Antimicrobial agents.(E Publication available ahead of printing- 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2010.11.023)
Pasupathi Aarthi, Rajagopal Harini, Murali Sowmiya, Jambulingam Malathi, K. Lily Therese, Hajib N Madhavan “Identification of bacteria in culture negative and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) positive intraocular specimen from patients with infectious endophthalmitis”, Journal of Microbiological methods.(E Publication ahead of printing- 10.1016/j.mimet.2011.01.010)
Jambulingam Malathi, Vetrivel Umashankar, Ravichandran Sathyabaarathi, Sivashanmugan Muthukumaran, Murali Ishwarya, Hajib Narahari Madhavan “Functional characterization of novel mutations in UL54 of ganciclovir resistant HCMV strain using structural analysis”, Bioinfomation 5, 390-395, 2011
B. Mahalakshmi, K.L. Therese, R. Kirthika, H.N. Madhavan, J. Biswas and S. Sudharshan. “Evaluation of Nested PCRs targeting the B1 and SAG2 Genes For Detection of Toxoplasma gondii Genome in Aqueous Humor From HIV Positive Toxoplasma Retinochoroiditis Patients in a Tertiary Eye Hospital”. American Medical Journal 2010, 157-163, 2010
R. Bagyalakshmi, K. L. Therese, J. Malathi, B. Mahalakshmi, S. Prasanna, H. N. Madhavan “Comparative Evaluation of Bactec culture using Peds Plus F broth with standard microbiological methods in detection of microbial aetiologies in Vitreous aspirates in infectious endophthalmitis” Internet journal of Ophthalmology and visual science 2010: Volume 8
Malathi J , Madhavan HN, Margarita S, Parameswaran Suresh Kumar, Lysa Sagar, “A study on the incidence and microbiological analysis and investigations on the source of postoperative infectious endophthalmitis in a tertiary care ophthalmic hospital- An eight year study” Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, 2010, 58:297 -302
Mahalakshmi B, Therese KL, Devipriya U, Pushpalatha V, Margarita S, Madhavan HN, “Infectious etiology of congenital cataract based on torches screening in a tertiary eye hospital in Chennai, Tamilnadu” Indian Journal of Medical Research 131, April 2010, 20-25
Gayathri R, Therese KL, Deepa P, Mangayarkarasi S, Madhavan HN, “Antibiotic Susceptibility Pattern Of Rapid Growers of Mycobacteria (RGM)”. Journal of Post Graduate Medicine 2010; 56:76-8.
Akshay Gopinathan Nair, Vimal Fudnawala, Deepak Arjundas, Veena Olma Noronha, J. Malathi, Lily Therese and Rashmin A Gandhi, “Isolated Unilateral Infiltrative Cryptococcal Optic Neuropathy in an Immunocompetent Individual”. Neuro-opthalmology 2010: 34(4), 314 -318.
Padmamalini, Madhavan HN, Malathi J. “Chikungunya Virus RNA Identification from Aqueous Fluid in Fuch’s Heterochromic Iridocyclitis” Indian Journal of Ophthalmology 2010; 58 (6): 545-7
Hajib N Madhavan, Moses Y Samson, Murali Ishwarya, Ramanathan Vijayakumar, Malathi jambulingam. “pp65 antigenemia and Real time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) based-study to determine the prevalence of Human Cytomegalovirus (HCMV) in kidney donors and recipients with follow-up studies” Virology Journal 2010; 7:322
J. Malathi, M. Sowmiya, K. Lily Therese, HN. Madhavan, “Application of PCR based – RFLP technique for species Identification of ocular isolates of methicillin resistant Staphylococci (MRS)” Indian Journal of Medical Research. 2009, 130, 78-84
Sowmiya. P, Madhavan HN, “Diagnostic utility of Polymerase Chain Reaction on intraocular specimens to establish the etiology of infectious Endophthalmitis.” European J Ophthalmol. 2009,19, 12-7
Sowmya. P, Madhavan HN, “Analysis of Mixed Infections by Multiple Genotypes of Human Cytomegalovirus in Immunocompromised patients.” J Med Virol, 2009 May; 81(5):861-869
Balasubramanian S, Jasty S, Sitalakshmi G, Madhavan HN, Krishnakumar S. Influence of feeder layer on the expression of stem cell markers in cultured limbal corneal epithelial cells. Indian J Med Res. 2008 Nov;128(5):616-22. PubMed PMID: 19179682.
K. Lily Therese, John Bartell, P.Deepa, Diedra Ward, Joseph Dajcs, H.N.Madhavan, David Stroman. “Application of DNA sequencing technique using microseq kit targeting 16S rRNA gene for species level identification of mycobacteria” Indian J Med Res.29, February 2009, pp 188 – 193.
Ekta Rishi, Pukhraj Rishi Krish nendu Nandi Daraius shroff. K. Lily Therese,“Endophthalmitis caused by Enterococcus faecalis – A case series” Retina 2009 29 ;214-7
Therese KL, Bagyalakshmi R, Prasanna S, Madhavan HN, Reply to the Editor Current Eye Research,
2008 33 : 905-6
Bagyalakshmi R, Senthilvelan B, Therese KL, Murugusundram S, Madhavan HN, “Application of Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and PCR based Restriction fragment length polymorphism (PCR-RFLP) for detection and identification of dermatophytes from dermatological specimens”. Indian J Dermatol 2008; 53(1):15-20.
Krishnendu Nandi, Prabhat Ranjan, K. Lily Therese, Jyotirmay Biswas. “Polymerase Chain Reaction in Intraocular Inflmmation”. The Open Ophthalmology Journal, 2008, 2, 141-145.
Sitalakshmi G, Sudha B, Madhavan HN, Vinay S, Krishnakumar S, Mori Y, Yoshioka H, Abraham S. Ex Vivo Cultivation of Corneal Limbal Epithelial Cells in a Thermoreversible Polymer (Mebiol Gel) and Their Transplantation in Rabbits: An Animal Model. Tissue Eng Part A. 2008 Aug 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 18724830.
Mohan ER, Kabra S, Udhay P, Madhavan HN. Intracanalicular antibiotics may obviate the need for surgical management of chronic suppurative canaliculitis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2008 Jul-Aug;56(4):338-40.
Bagyalakshmi R, Therese KL, Prasanna S, Madhavan HN, “Newer emerging pathogens of ocular Non sporulating moulds (NSM) identified by Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) based DNA sequencing technique targeting internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region”. Current Eye Research, 33:139-147,2008.
Shyamala G, Sowmya P, Madhavan HN, Malathi J. “Relative efficienty of polymerase chain reaction and enzyme-linked immunosorbant assay indetermination of viral etiology in congenital cataract in infants” J Postgrad Med January 2008. Vol 54 Issue 1.
Jyotirmay Biswas, R Bagyalakshmi, Lily K Therese, “Diagnosis of Aspergillus fumigatus endophthalmitis from formalin fixed paraffin-embedded tissue by polymerase chain reaction-based restriction fragment length polymorphism.” Indian J Ophthalmol 2008; 56:65-6.
Palani D, Kulandai LT, Naraharirao MH, Guruswami S, Ramendra B. Application of polymerase chain reaction-based restriction fragment length polymorphism in typing ocular rapid-growing nontuberculous mycobacterial isolates from three patients with postoperative endophthalmitis. Cornea. 2007 Jul; 26(6):729-35.
Shankar S, Biswas J, Gopal L,Bagyalakshmi R, Therese KL, Borse NJ. Anterior chamber exudative mass due to Scedosporium apiospermum in an immunocompetent individual, Indian Journal Ophthalmology 2007: 55; 226 -227
Mahalakshmi B, Lily Therese K, Shyamala, Devipriya U. Madhvan H N. Toxoplasma gondii Detection by Nested Polymerase Chain Reaction in Lens Aspirate and Peripheral Blood Leukocyte in Congential Cataract Patients: The first report from a tertiary Eye Hospital in India Current Eye Research 2007; 32: 653-657
P. Sowmya, V. Dhanya, H. N. Madhavan & K.L. Therese. Comparative efficacy of PCR-based restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) & multiplex PCR for glycoprotein B (gB) genotyping of human cytomegalovirus Indian J Med Res. 2007; 126: 122-127
Therese K.L., P. Deepa, J. Therese, R. Bagyalakshmi, J. Biswas & H. N. Madhavan, Association of mycobateria with Eales’ disease Indian J Med Res. 2007; 126: 56-62
Dhivya S, Madhavan HN, Rao CM, Rao KS, Ramchander PV, Therese KL, Malathi J. Comparison of a novel semi-nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) with a uniplex PCR for the detection of Acanthamoeba genome in corneal scrapings. Parasitol Res. 2007 May; 100 (6):1303-9.
Madhavan HN, Sowmya P, Therese KL, Malathi J. Development and application of a novel multiplex polymerase chain reaction for semi-quantitation of Human Cytomegalovirus in clinical specimens. J Virol Methods. 2007 May;141(2):166-72.
G. Shyamala, J. Malathi, Y.S. Moses, K.L. Therese, H.N. Madhavan. Nested reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction for the detection of rubella virus in clinical specimens. Indian J Med Res. 2007; 125: 73-78
B. Sudha, H.N. Madhavan, G. Sitalakshmi, J. Malathi, S. Krishnakumar, Y. Mori, H. Yoshioka , S. Abraham. Cultivation of human corneal limbal stem cells in Mebiol gel® - A thermo-reversible gelation polymer. Indian J Med Res. 2007; 124: 655-664
Bagyalakshmi R, Lily Therese K, Madhavan HN. Nucleotide polymorphisms associated with Internal Transcribed Spacer (ITS) regions of ocular isolates of Aspergillus flavus. J Microbiol Methods. 2007; Jan; 68(1):1-10.
Therese KL, Bagyalakshmi R, Madhavan HN, Deepa P. In-vitro susceptibility testing by agar dilution method to determine the minimum inhibitory concentrations of amphotericin B, fluconazole and ketoconazole against ocular fungal isolates. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2006 ;24:273-9
Bagyalakshmi R, Madhavan HN, Therese KL. Development and application of multiplex polymerase in reaction for the etiological diagnosis of infectious endophthalmitis. J Postgrad Med. 2006 Jul-Sep;52(3):179-82.
Mahalakshmi. B, Therese. KL, Madhavan. HN, Biswas. J Diagnostic Value of Specific Local Antibody Production and Nucleic Acid Amplification technique-Nested Polymerase Chain Reaction (nPCR) in Clinically Suspected Ocular Toxoplasmosis. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2006 Apr;14(2):105-12.
Sowmya. P, Madhavan. HN, Therese. KL Evaluation of three Polymerase chain reaction tests targeting morphological transforming region II, UL-83 gene and glycoprotein O gene for the detection of Human Cytomegalovirus genome in clinical specimens of immunocompromised patients in Chennai, India. Virol J. 2006 Mar 30;3(1):20
Malathi. J, Madhavan. HN, Therese. LK, Margarita. S. Phacoemulsification probe as a source of postoperative endophthalmitis following cataract extraction (PKE) surgery-DNA sequencing-based study. J Hosp Infect. 2006 Jan;62(1):117-9
Babu RB, Sudharshan S, Kumarasamy N, Therese L, Biswas J, Ocular Tuberculosis in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome Am J Ophthalmol 2006, 142, 413 -418
Sowmya. P, Madhavan. HN, Therese. KL Failure to genotype Human Cytomegalovirus by PCR-RFLP method due to sequence variation within the primer binding site. J Virol Methods. 2006 , Jun;134(1-2):250-1.
Shyamala. G, Sowmya. P, Sudha. B, Malathi. J, Therese. LK, Madhavan HN. Application of polymerase chain reaction to differentiate herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 serotypes in culture negative intraocular aspirates. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2005 Oct;23(4):239-44.
P Deepa, K L Therese, H N Madhavan. Detection and Characterization of mutations in Rifampicin resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Clinical isolates by DNA sequencing. Indian J Tubercu 2005; 52:132-136
Therese. LK, Jayanthi. U, Madhavan. HN. Application of nested polymerase chain reaction (nPCR) using MPB 64 gene primers to detect Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA in clinical specimens from extrapulmonary tuberculosis patients. Indian J Med Res. 2005 Aug;122(2):165-70.
Fogla. R, Padmanaban. P, Therese. KL, Madhavan. HN. Chronic microsporidial stromal keratitis in an immunocompetent, non-contact lens wearer. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2005 Jun;53(2):123-5.
Deepa. P, Therese. KL, Madhavan. HN Application of PCR-based restriction fragment length polymorphism for the identification of mycobacterial isolates. Indian J Med Res. 2005 May;121(5):694-700.
Baskaran M, Rao SK, Ramana Kumar PJ, Vijaya L, Madhavan HN. Postphacoemulsification endophthalmitis – role of residual debris in the handsets used for surgery. Eye:19: 115-116, 2005.
Malathi. J, Madhavan. HN, Therese. LK, Shyamala. G. Polymerase chain reaction to detect Chlamydia trachomatis and adenovirus in the nasopharyngeal aspirates from paediatric patients with lower respiratory infections. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2004 Apr;47(2):302-5.
Madhavan HN, Malathi J, Joseph PR, Mori Y, Samuel JKA and Hiroshi A study on the growth of continuous culture cell lines embedded in Mebiol gel. Current Science; 87 : 1275- 1277,2004.
Priya K, Mahalakshmi B, Malathi J, Biswas J, Sukumar B and Madhavan HN. Prevalence of herpes simplex virus, varicella zoster virus and cytomegalovirus in HIV-positive and HIV-negative patients with viral retinitis in India. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis; 23: 857-858, 2004.
Malathi J, Shaymala G, Madhavan HN. Relative susceptibility of six continous cell lines for cultivation of Chlamydia trachomatis strains. Indian J Med Microbiol.; 22: 169-171, 2004.
Bhaskaran M, Rao SK, Ramanakumar PJ, Vijaya L, Madhavan HN. Post phacoemulsification endophthalmitis – role of residual debris in the handsets used for surgery. Eye : 2004 Apr 16 (In press) PMID : 15094717 (PubMed – as supplied by publisher.
Mahalakshmi B, Madhavan HN, Pushpalatha R, Margarita S. Seroprevalence of Human Immunodeficiency virus, Hepatitis B Virus and Hepatitis C Virus among Eye Donors. Indian J Ophthalmol; 52 : 61-62, 2004.
Rao SK, Baskaran M, Ramanakumar PJ, Vijaya L and Madhavan HN. Debris in phacoemulsification handsets. A potential cause of endophthalmitis after cataract surgery? Letters to Editor, Indian J Ophthalmol; 52 : 80-81, 2004.
Jayanthi U, Madhavan HN and Therese KL. Nucleic acid amplification test for diagnosis of tuberculosis meningitis. THE LANCET Infectious Diseases; 4 : 9, 2004.
Gopal L, Anand AR, Madhavan HN. Battu RR, Tarun S, Mahesh PS, Pramod SB, Muna B, Dhanashree R, Nitin NS and Madhav KR. Endopthalmitis caused by Acientobacter calcoaceticus. A profile. Indian J. Ophthalmol; 51 : 335-340, 2003
Priya K, Madhavan HN, Malathi J. Use of uniplex polymerase chain reaction & evaluation of multiplex PCR in the rapid diagnosis of viral retinitis. Indian J Med Res.;117:205-210, 2003.
Malathi J, Madhavan HN, Therese KL and Joseph PR. A hospital based study on the prevalence of conjunctivitis due to Chlamytdia trachomatis. Indian J Med Res; 117: 71-75, 2003
Madhavan HN, Priya K, Malathi J and Patricia RJ. Laboratory methods in the detection of herpes simplex virus (HSV) in keratitis – a 9 year study including polymerase chain reaction (PCR) during last 4 years. Indian J Path Microbiol, 46 : 109-12, 2003.
Madhavan HN, Priya K and R. Bagyalakshmi. Phenotypic and genotypic methods for the detection of Herpes simplex virus serotypes. J Virol Meth; 108: 97-102, 2003.
Madhavan HN, Priya K. The Diagnostic significance of enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) in the association of Herpes simplex virus (HSV), Varicella zoster virus (VZV) and Cytomegalovirus (CMV) with viral retinitis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 51: 71-75, 2003.
Gopal L, Rao SK, Biswas J, Madhavan HN and Agarwal S. Tuberculous granuloma managed by full thickness eye wall resection. Am J Ophthalmol. 135: 93-94, 2003.
Biswas.J, Narayana.KM, Gupta.S, Malathi.J, Madhavan.HN. Panuveitis due to acquired rubella and isolation of rubella virus from the aqueous humor. J. Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus; 40: 240 –242, 2003.
Gopal L, Anand AR, Madhavan HN, Battu RR, Sharma T, Mahesh PS, Bhende PS, Bhende M, Ratra D, Nitin SS and Rao MK. Endophthalmitis caused by Acientobacter calcoaceticus - A profile; Indian J Ophthalmol; 51: 335-340, 2003.
Priya K, Madhavan HN, Reiser BJ, Biswas J, Saptagirish R, Narayana KM, Rao NA. Association of herpes viruses in the aqueous humor of patients with serpiginous choroiditis: a polymerase chain reaction – based study. Ocul Immunol Inflamm; 10: 253-261, 2002.
Priya K, Madhavan HN. Diagnostic value of enzyme linked immuno-sorbent assay for the diagnosis of cytomegalovirus disease. J Postgrad Med., 48:176-178, 2002.
Malathi J, Madhavan HN, Therese KL, Rinku JP, Narendar KP. Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomaits and Herpes simplex virus infections in male urethritis and female cervicitis among patients attending STD clinic. Indian J Med Res;116 : 58-63, 2002.
Madhavan HN, Priya K, Malathi J and Patricia RJ. Preparation of Amniotic Membrane for Ocular Surface Reconstruction. Indian J Ophthalmol; 50: 227-231, 2002.
Madhavan HN and Priya K. Polymerase chain reaction based restriction fragment length polymorphism for the genotyping of cytomegalovirus (CMV) from patients with CMV disease in Chennai. Indian J Med Res; 115 : 242-247, 2002.
Biswas J, Krishnakumar S, Rupauliha P, Misra S, Bharadwaj I and Therese KL. Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by Nested Polymerase chain reaction in a case of sub- conjunctival tuberculosis. Cornea; 21 : 123-125, 2002.
Biswas J, Fogla R, Gopal L, Narayana KM, Banker AS, Kumarasamy N and Madhavan HN. Current approaches to diagnosis and management of ocular lesions in human immunodeficiency virus positive patients. Indian J Ophthalmol; 50: 83-96, 2002.
Wagle AM, Biswas J, Gopal L and Madhavan HN. Clinical profile and immunological status of Cytomegalovirus retinitis in organ transplant recipients. Indian J Ophthalmol; 50 : 115-121, 2002.
Biswas J, Sharma T, Gopal L, Madhavn HN, Sulochana KN and Ramakrishnan S. Eales’ disease-an-update. Surv Ophthalmol; 47 : 197-214, 2002.
Madhavan HN and Rao SK. Ciprofloxacin precipitates in the corneal epithelium. J Cataract Refract Surg; 28 : 909, 2002.
Madhavan HN, Therese KL, Kavitha D. Further Investigations on the Association of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with Eales’ Disease. Indian J Ophthalmol; 50 : 35-39,2002.
Sandhya N, Madhavan HN and Therese KL. Development and application of an In vitro susceptibility test for Acanthamoeba species isolated from keratitis to Polyhexamethylene Biguanide and Chlorhexidine. Cornea; 21 : 203-205, 2002.
Madhavan HN, Goldsmith CS, Rao SK, Fogla R, Malathi J and Priya K. Isolation of a vesicular virus belonging to the family rhabdoviridae from the aqueous humor of a patient with bilateral corneal endothelilitis, Cornea; 21 : 333-335, 2002.
Madhavan HN and Priya K. Use of nested polymerase chain reaction (nPCR) for the detection of Cytomegalovirus (CMV) in clinical specimens. Indian J Med Res 115: 5-10, 2002.
Malathi J, Lily Therese K and Madhavan HN. The association of rubella virus in congenital cataract – a hospital-based study in India. J. Clin. Virol; 23: 25-29, 2001..
Biswas J, Chowdhury BR, Krishnakumar S, Therese KL and Madhavan HN. Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by polymerase chain reaction in a case of orbital tuberculosis; Orbital Lesions, 22 : 69-74, 2001.
Anand, AR., Madhavan HN, Sudha NV and Therese KL. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in the diagnosis of Aspergillus endophthalmitis. Indian J Med. Res. 114: 133-140, 2001.
Gunisha P, Anand AR, Therese KL and Madhavan HN. Use of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) - Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP) to trace the source of Alcaligenes (Achromobacter) xylosoxidans contaminating ocular clinical specimens. Indian J Applied Microbiol, 1: 41-45, 2001.
Fogla R, Rao SK, Anand AR and Madhavan HN. Insect Wing case: Unusual Foreign Body. Cornea; 20 : 119-121, 2001.
K. Priya. Application of Rapid Aetiological Diagnostic Methods on Intraocular Specimens in Viral Retino-Chroiditis. Indian J. Med. Microbiol, 19 : 14-219, 2001.
Biswas J, Deka S, Padmaja S, Madhavan HN, Kumarasamy N and Solomon S. Central retinal vein occlusion due to herpes zoster as the initial presenting sign in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Ocular Immunology & Inflammation, 9 : 125-130, 2001.
Gunisha P, Madhavan HN, Jayanthi U and Therese KL. Polymerase chain reaction using IS6110 primer to detect Mycobacterium tuberculosis in clinical samples. Indian J. Path Microbiol, 43 : 395-402, 2000.
Biswas J, Anupkumar A, George AE, Madhavan HN, Kumarasamy N, Mothi SN and Solomon S. Ocular and systemic Lesions in Children with HIV. Indian J Pediatrics, 67: 721-724, 2000.
Anand AR, Madhavan HN and Therese KL. Use of Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and DNA probe Hybridization to Determine the Gram reaction of the infecting bacterium in the intraocular fluids of patients with Endophthalmitis. J Infection; 41 : 1-6, 2000.
Rao SK, Sharma T, Parikh S, Madhavan HN and Padmanabhan P. Explanation of silicone plate haptic intraocular lenses. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers, 30:575-578, 2000.
Anand AR, Biswas J, Bhaskar V, Gopal L, Rama R, Madhavan HN. Postoperative Mycobacterium chelonae Endophthalmitis after Extracapsular Cataract Extraction and Posterior Chamber, Ophthalmology, 107 : 1283-1286, 2000
Madhavan HN. Guidelines for Direct Diagnosis in External Ocular Infections and Inflammations. J. Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association, 41: 63-68, 2000.
Madhavan, HN, Malathy J and Priya K. An outbreak of acute conjunctivitis caused by Coxsackie virus A 24. Indian J Ophthalomol. Letters to the Editor, 48 : June, 2000.
Therese KL, Priya K, Rao SK, Biswas J.and Madhavan HN Herpes simplex virus DNA in the Lens one year after an Episode of Retinitis. Indian J Ophthalomol. 48 : 140 -141, 2000.
Anand A.R., Therese, K.L. and Madhavan, HN. Spectrum of aetiological agents of Postoperative Endophthalmitis and antibiotic Susceptibility of Bacterial isolates. Indian J Ophthalomol. 48 : 123-28, 2000.
Fogla R, Biswas J, Kumar SK, Madhavan, HN, Kumarasamy N, Solomon S. Squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva as initial presenting in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) human immunodeficiency virus type-2. Eye : 14: 246-7, 2000.
Battu RR, Biswas J, Jayakumar N, Madhavan HN, Kumarasamy N and Solomon S. Papilloedema with Peripapillary Retinal Haemorrhages in an Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) patient with Cryptococcal Meningitis. Indian J Ophthalmol. 48 : 47-49, 2000.
Fogla R, Biswas J, Parikh S and Madhavan HN. Micrococcal Endophthalmitis following Extracapsular Cataract Extraction with Foldable Silicone Intraocular Lens Implantation. Indian J Ophthalmol. 48 : 50-52, 2000
Gopal L, Anand AR, Madhavan HN, Manoj S and Battu RR. Postoperative Endophthalmitis caused by sequestered Acinetobacter calcoaceticus. Am J Ophthalmol; 129: 388-390, 2000.
Choudhry S, Rao SK, Biswas J and Madhavan HN. Necrotizing nocardial scleritis with intraocular extension : a case report. Cornea;19 : 246-248,2000.
Madhavan HN, Therese KL, Gunisha P, Jayanthi U, Biswas J. Polymerase chain reaction for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in epiretinal membrane in Eales’ disease. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci;41(3):822-5 2000.
Biswas J, Madhavan HN, George AE, Kumarasamy, N and Solomon S. Ocular lesions associated with HIV infection in India : A series of 100 consecutive patients evaluated at a referral centre. Am J Ophthalmol, 29 : 9-15, 2000.
Castelino AM, Rao SK, Biswas J, Gopal L, Madhavan HN and Kumar SK. Conjunctival Rhinosporidiosis Associated with scleral Melting and Staphyloma Formation : Diagnosis and Management. Cornea, 19 : 30-33, 2000.
Fogla R, Biswas J, Parikh S and Madhavan HN. Micrococcal Endophthalmitis following Extra Capsular Extraction with foldable Silicone Intraocular Lens Implantation. Indian J Ophthalmol, 48 : 2000.
Madhavan, HN, Priya K, Anand AR and Therese KL. Detection of Herpes simplex virus (HSV) genome using polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in clinical samples Comparison of PCR with standard laboratory methods for the detection of HSV. J Clin Virol, 14 : 145-151, 1999.
Madhavan HN, Anand AR and Therese KL. Infectious Endophthalmitis. Indian J Med Microbiol; 17 : 108-115, 1999.
Madhavan HN. Laboratory investigations on viral and Chlamydia trachomatis infections of the Eye : Sankara Nethralaya Experiences. Indian J Ophthalmol, 47 : 241-246, 1999.
Madhavan HN, Rao SK, Joseph PR and Sulochana KN. Antibacterial activity of the white precipitate formed on the corneal surface after treatment with ciprofloxacin ophthalmic solution. Cornea, 18 : 549-552, 1999.
Biswas J, Therese KL and Madhavan HN. Use of polymerase chain reaction in detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex DNA from vitreous sample of Eales’ disease. Br J Ophthalmol; 83 : 994-997, 1999.
Therese KL, Anand AR and Madhavan HN. Polymerase chain reaction in the diagnosis of bacterial endophthalmitis. Br J Opthalmol. 82 : 1078-1082, 1998.
Madhavan, H.N. and Sara Roy. A study on the effects of Viscoelastic Ophthalmic solution on cell cultures. Indian J. Ophthalmol. 46: 37-40, 1998.
Biswas J, Gopal L, Sharma T, Parikh S, Madhavan HN, Badrinath SS. Recurrent Cryptococcal Choroiditis in a renal Transplant patient - Clinicopathologic study. Retina, 18 : 273-275, 1998.
Sharma T, Gopal L and Therese KL. Endophthalmitis in Eyes following Vtirectomy. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers; 857-859, 1998.
Madhavan HN. Conjunctivitis and acute retinal inflammation – a review of virological investigations at Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai. Indian J Med Microbiol, 16 : 12-15, 1998.
Biswas J, Lily Therese and Madhavan HN. Use of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex DNA from aqueous sample of suspected tuberculosis uveitis. Uveitis Today, Eds. Ohno S, Aoki K, Usui M,Uchio E. Elsivier Sciences B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands., pp 227-229, 1998.
Biswas J, Sulochana KN, Ramakrishnan S and Madhavan HN. Eales’ disease – Clinical and basic research at Sankara Nethralaya. Uveitis Today, Eds. Ohno S, Aoki K, Usui M,Uchio E. Elsivier Sciences B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands., pp 111-114, 1998.
Takeuchi S, Itoh Norihiko, Uchio Eiichi, Ohno Shigeaki, Aoki K, Fajardo RV, Dy-Liacco JU, Madhavan HN and Biswas J. Surveillance of Viral conjunctivitis in Asian Countries. Jpn J Clin Ophthalmol, 52 : 513-516, 1998.
Biswas J, Mukesh BN, Narain S, Roy S and Madhavan HN. Profiling of human leukocyte antigens in Eales’ disease. Internat Ophthalmol, 21:277-281,1998.
Therese KL and Madhavan HN Anaerobic bacteria associated with endophthalmitis 5 year prospective study Annals of Ophthalmol.30:305 309 1998
Madhavan, H.N., Biswas, A, Malathy and Mukesh, B.N. Microbiological assay of Ampicillin in serum and Aqueous humor of patients inoculated with Ampicillin - Sulbactam combination. Indian J. Ophthalmol, 46:97-101,1998.
Suresh D, Lily TK, Roy S, Madhavan HN. Development and use of nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for the detection of adenovirus from conjunctivitis specimens. J Clin Virology, 11:77-84,1998.
Pramod SB, Biswas J and Madhavan HN. Serological evidence for active Epstein-Barr virus infection in Multifocal choroiditis. Indian J Path and Microbiol; 40 : 129-131, 1997.
Biswas J, Therese KL, Kumarasamy N, Solomon S, Yesudian P. Lid abscess with extensive Molluscum Contagiosum in a patient with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome Indian J. Ophthalmol. 45 : 234-236, 1997.
Vijaya and Madhavan HN. In vitro effects of mitomycin C on Tenon’s capsule fibroblasts and correlation with surgical outcome in glaucoma patients. Indian J Med Res 105 : 125-130, 1997.
Biswas J, Shishir Narain, Sara Roy and Madhavan, H.N. Evaluation of lymphocyte proliferation assay to purified protein derivative, enzyme linked Immunosorbant assay and Tuberculin Hypersensitivity in Eales’ disease. Indian J. Ophthalmol. 45 : 93-97, 1997.
Srivas K. Rao, Madhavan, H.N., Girish S. Rao and Prema Padmanabhan. Fluconazole Therapy in Keratitis caused by filamentous fungi. Cornea.,16:700,1997.
Basti, S. Madhavan, H.N., Bansal, A.K. and Reddy, M.K. Adenoviral Keratitis and Hemorrhagic Cystitis. Cornea. 15:317-319, 1996.
Srinivas K. Rao, Madhavan, H.N., Prema Padmanabhan, G. Sita Lakshmi, Kala Natarajan and Dinesh Gard. Ocular Chlamydial Infections Clinicomicrobiological Correlation. Cornea, 15 :62-65, 1996.
Biswas J, Madhavan H.N., Gopal L & Badrinath S S: Intraocular tuberculosis. Retina, 15:461-468, 1995.
Tarun Sharma, Lingam Gopal, Sunil Parikh, Badrinath, S.S., Madhavan, H.N. and B.N. Mukesh. Endophthalmitis caused by Anaerobic bacteria. Indian J. Ophthalmol, 44 : 191-194, 1995.
Sulochana, K.N., Bhooma, V., Madhavan, H.N. and Ramakrishnan, S. High performance liquid Chromatographic method for simultaneous determination of Ampicillin and Sulbactam in Biological samples. Indian J Pharmacol, 27 : l89-192, l995.
Biswas, J., Madhavan, H.N., Gopal, L. and Badrinath, S.S. Clinical Features and Virologic Studies in Viral Retinitis. Indian J. Ophthalmol, 43 : 63-68, 1995.
Biswas, J., Madhavan, H.N. and Badrinath, S.S. Ocular lesions in AIDS : A Report of First Two Cases in India. Indian J. Ophthalmol, 43 : 69-72, 1995.
Madhavan, H.N., Biswas, J. Gopal, L., Sharma, T. Investigations in the virological etiology in acute retinal inflammation. Indian J. Med. Res 101 : 233-237 : 1995.
Madhavan, H.N., Sridhar, B.R., Vijaya, L. and Neelakantan, A. In-Vitro sensitivity of human Tenon’s capsule fibroblasts to Mitomycin C and its correlation with outcome of glaucoma filtration surgery. Ophthalmic Surgery, 26 : 61-67, l995.
Agarwal, V., Biswas, J., Madhavan, H.N., Mangat, G., Reddy, M.K., Saini, J.S., Savithri, S. and Srinivasan, M. Current perspectives in infectious keratitis. Indian J. Ophthalmol. 42 : 171-191, 1994.
Madhavan, H.N., Rao, S.K., Kala Natarajan, Sitalakshmi, G., Jayanthi, I. and Sara Roy. Evaluation of laboratory tests for diagnosis of chlamydial infections in conjunctival specimens. Indian J. Med. Res. 100 : 5-9, l994.
Madhavan, H.N. and Jayanthi, I. Role of Adenovirus antibodies in decreased infectivity of the virus in conjunctival specimens preserved at -70oC. Indian J. Virol. 10 : 64-66, 1994.
Sitalakshmi, G., Biswas, J. Kala Natarajan, Prema Padmanabhan and Madhavan, H.N. Acanthamoeba keratitis - Clinico-Pathological study of six cases. Afro-Asian J. Ophthalmol. 12 : 285-288, l993.
Madhavan, H.N., Jayanthi, D. and Thirunavukkarasu, S. Comparative in-vitro activities of five antibacterial agents on aerobic bacteria isolated from external eye infections. Indian J. Med. Microbiol. 10 : 260-264, 1993.
Sithalakshmi, G., Madhavan, H.N., Padmanabhan, P. and Badrinath, S.S. The Efficacy and Safety of Ciprofloxacin Ophthalmic Solution (0.3%) in the Treatment of Corneal Ulcers : A Clinical and bacteriological Study. Asia-Pacific J. Ophthalmol, 5 : 26-29, 1993.
Madhavan, H.N. Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis antigen in McCoy cells inoculated with conjunctival specimens by modified shell vial method using immunoperoxidase stain. Afro-Asian J. Ophthalmol, 10 : 117-119, 1992.