Mr. K.  Karthik

Mr. K. Karthik

Assistant Professor
Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences Universty, India


Highest Degree
Ph.D. Student in Veterinary Bacteriology from Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India

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Biography

Mr. K. Karthik is currently working as Assistant Professor at Central University Laboratory, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, India. He is Ph.D. Student in Veterinary Bacteriology from Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India. He has published 34 research articles in journals contributed as author/co-author. Mr. Karthik has received Best review paper award and First prize for poster presentation. He is life member of many professional societies such as Society for Biosafety, India, Indian Association of Veterinary Public Health, Indian Association of Veterinary Microbiologists, Immunologists and Specialists in Infectious Diseases, Indian Society for Veterinary Immunology and Biotechnology, Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Research, Veterinary Council of India, and Tamil Nadu Veterinary Council.

Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
100%
Bacteriology
62%
Anaerobic Infection
90%
Diagnosis
75%
Molecular Biology
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Singh, R.K., K. Dhama, Y.S. Malik, M.A. Ramakrishnan and K. Karthik et al., 2016. Zika virus-emergence, evolution, pathology, diagnosis and control: Current global scenario and future perspectives-a comprehensive review. Vet. Q., 10.1080/01652176.2016.1188333.
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  2. Karthik, K., R. Rathore, P. Thomas, K.N. Viswas and R.K. Agarwal et al., 2016. Rapid and visual loop mediated isothermal amplifi cation (LAMP) test for the detection of Brucella spp. and its applicability in epidemiology of bovine brucellosis. Veterinarski Arhiv., 86: 35-47.
  3. Jagapur, R.V., R. Rathore and K. Karthik, 2016. Seroprevalence of bovine brucellosis in Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. J. Vet. Public Health, 11: 133-136.
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  4. Rekha, V., R. Rana, P. Thomas, K.N. Viswas and V.P. Singh et al., 2015. Development of loop-mediated isothermal amplification test for the diagnosis of contagious agalactia in goats. Trop. Anim. Health Prod., 47: 581-587.
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  5. Dhama, K., Y.S. Malik, K. Karthik, R. Tiwari and S. Chakraborty, 2015. Emerging therapies and their benefits to animals and humans. Indian Farming, 64: 40-42.
  6. Dhama, K., M. Saminathan, K. Karthik, R. Tiwari and M.Z. Shabbir et al., 2015. Avian rotavirus enteritis: An updated review. Vet. Q., 35: 142-158.
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  7. Dhama, K., M. Kesavan, K. Karthik, Amarpal, R. Tiwari, L.T. Sunkara and R.K. Singh, 2015. Neuroimmunomodulation countering various diseases, disorders, infections, stress and aging. Int. J. Pharmacol., 11: 76-94.
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  8. Dhama, K., K. Karthik, R. Tiwari, M.Z. Shabbir, S. Barbuddhe, S.V.S. Malik and R.K. Singh, 2015. Listeriosis in animals, its public health significance (food-borne zoonosis) and advances in diagnosis and control: A comprehensive review. Vet. Q., 35: 211-235.
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  9. Thomas, P., T.R. Arun, K. Karthik, P.V. Berin and M.A. Kumar et al., 2014. Molecular characterization and toxinotyping of a Clostridium perfringens isolate from a case of necrotic enteritis in Indian kadaknath fowl. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 9: 385-394.
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  10. Saravanan, B.C., H.V. Manjunathachar, A.K. Tewari, S.C. Gupta, K. Karthik, P. Tamilmahan and N.R. Sudhakar, 2014. Prevalence of porcine cysticercosis in Bareilly, northern India. Vet. World, 7: 281-283.
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  11. Karthik, K., R. Tiwari, S. Chakraborty, Y.S. Malik and K. Dhama, 2014. Zoonotic threats from wildlife: An overview. Livestock Technol., 3: 8-9.
  12. Karthik, K., R. Rathore, P. Thomas, T.R. Arun, K.N. Viswas, K. Dhama and R.K. Agarwal, 2014. New closed tube Loop mediated isothermal amplification assay for prevention of product cross-contamination. MethodsX, 1: 137-143.
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  13. Karthik, K., R. Rathore, P. Thomas, T.R. Arun and K.N. Viswas et al., 2014. Loop mediated isothermal amplification test for specific and rapid detection of Brucella abortus in cattle. Vet. Q., 34: 174-179.
  14. Karthik, K., R. Rathore, P. Thomas, A. Elamurugan, T.R. Arun and K. Dhama, 2014. Serological and molecular detection of Brucella abortus from cattle by RBPT, STAT and PCR and sample suitability of whole blood for PCR. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 9: 262-269.
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  15. Karthik, K., N.S. Muneeswaran, H.V. Manjunathachar, M. Gopi, A. Elamurugan and S. Kalaiyarasu, 2014. Bacteriophages: Effective alternative to antibiotics. Adv. Anim. Vet. Sci., 2: 1-7.
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  16. Gopi, M., K. Karthik, H.V. Manjunathachar, P. Tamilmahan and M. Kesavan et al., 2014. Essential oils as a feed additive in poultry nutrition. Adv. Anim. Vet. Sci., 2: 1-7.
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  17. Dhama, K., Y.S. Malik, K. Karthik, R. Tiwari and S. Chakraborty, 2014. Panchgavya therapy: Biomedical applications and role in safeguarding health of animals and humans-an overview. Livestock Technol., 3: 18-20.
  18. Dhama, K., Y. Malik, K. Karthik and S. Chakraborty, 2014. Global warming and increasing infectious diseases: An overview. Livestock Technol., 4: 32-34.
  19. Dhama, K., R.V.S. Pawaiya, K. Karthik, S. Chakraborty, R. Tiwari and A.K. Verma, 2014. Equine encephalosis virus (EEV): A review. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 9: 123-133.
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  20. Dhama, K., K. Karthik, S. Chakraborty, R. Tiwari, S. Kapoor, A. Kumar and P. Thomas, 2014. Loop-mediated isothermal amplification of DNA (LAMP): A new diagnostic tool lights the world of diagnosis of animal and human pathogens: A review. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 17: 151-166.
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  21. Shinde, S., A.S. Mahla, Manjunathachar and K. Karthik, 2013. Major minerals causing infertility in bovines. Livestock Line, 7: 38-41.
  22. Kumaragurubaran, K. and K. Kaliaperumal, 2013. DNA Vaccine: The miniature miracle. Vet. World, 6: 228-232.
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  23. Karthik, K., S.N. Muneeswaran, S. Shinde, M. Kesavan, P. Tamilmahan and D. Prakash, 2013. Diprosopus monauchenos in a jersey cross calf. Int. J. Livestock Res., 3: 74-76.
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  24. Karthik, K., R. Rathore, A.K. Verma, R. Tiwari, Mahima and K. Dhama, 2013. Brucellosis-still it stings? Livestock Technol., 2: 8-10.
  25. Karthik, K., N.S. Muneeswaran, M. Kesavan, P. Tamilmahan and S. Shinde, 2013. DNA tattooing: Pain or gain? Int. J. Livestock Res., 3: 23-27.
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  26. Karthik, K., M. Kesavan, P. Tamilmahan, M. Saravanan and M. Dashprakash, 2013. Neutrophils in tuberculosis: Will code be unlocked? Vet. World, 6: 118-121.
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  27. Jagapur, R.V., R. Rathore, K. Karthik and R. Somavanshi, 2013. Seroprevalence studies of bovine brucellosis using indirect Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (i-ELISA) at organized and unorganized farms in three different states of India. Vet. World, 6: 550-553.
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  28. Habtamu, T.T., R. Rathore, K. Dhama and K. Karthik, 2013. Isolation and molecular detection of Brucella melitensis from disease outbreak in sheep and Brucella abortus from cattle farm by IS711 and Omp2a gene based PCR. Int. J. Curr. Res., 5: 1920-1925.
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  29. Habtamu, T.T., R. Rathore, K. Dhama and K. Karthik, 2013. Cloning and molecular characterization of omp31 gene of the Indian isolate of Brucella melitensis. Res. Opin. Anim. Vet. Sci., 3: 235-243.
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  30. Dhama, K., K. Karthik, S. Chakraborty, R. Tiwari and S. Kapoor, 2013. Wildlife: A hidden warehouse of zoonosis: A review. Int. J. Curr. Res., 5: 1866-1879.
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  31. Bhardwaj, M., Abhishek, A.K. Mishra, N. Kumar and K. Karthik, 2013. Cryptococcosis: An opportunistic disease. Livestock Line, 7: 35-36.
  32. Karthik, K., I. Sophia, V. Rekha, M. Bhardwaj, N. Singh and A. Jain, 2012. Antibiotic resistance-counter attack by Salmonella. Int. J. Livestock Res., 2: 42-47.
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  33. Karthik, K., 2012. Tuberculosis goes wild: Emphasis on elephants. J. Vet. Adv., 2: 534-538.
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  34. Karthik, K. and Abhishek, 2012. Mycotic abortion in cattle and buffalo: A threat to the farmers. Livestock Line, 6: 9-11.