Dr. Kannan  Mani

Dr. Kannan Mani

Research Scientist
Agricultural Research Organization, Israel

Highest Degree
PostDoc. in Plant Science and Biotechnology from National Research Centre for Banana, India

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Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
Molecular Biology
Insect Radiobiology

Selected Publications

  1. Kannan, M., D. Mubarakali, B. Thiyonila, M. Krishnan, B. Padmanaban and S. Shantkriti, 2019. Insect gut as a bioresource for potential enzymes - an unexploited area for industrial biotechnology. Biocatal. Agric. Biotechnol., 10.1016/j.bcab.2019.01.048.
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  2. Thiyonila, B., N.P. Reneeta, M. Kannan, S. Shantkriti and M. Krishnan, 2018. Dung beetle gut microbes: Diversity, metabolic and immunity related roles in host system. Int J. Sci. Innovs, 1: 84-91.

  3. Sankarappan, A., K. Mani, D. Sundaram, B. Chelliah and K. Muthukalingan, 2018. Hierarchical dynamics influence the distribution of immature black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae). Acta tropica, 177: 105-115.
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  4. Kumar, P., M. Kannan, V.A. Prasanna, B. Vaseeharan and S. Vijayakumar, 2018. Proteomics analysis of crude squid ink isolated from Sepia esculenta for their antimicrobial, antibiofilm and cytotoxic properties. Microb. Pathogenesis, 116: 345-350.
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  5. Kannan, M., T. Ramya, S. Anbalagan, J. Suriya and M. Krishnan, 2017. Proteomic analysis of pupal gut serine protease of Silkworm, Bombyx mori: Partial purification and biochemical characterization. Biocatal. Agric. Biotechnol., 12: 159-165.
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  6. Kannan, M., N.K. Singh, P. Britocathrin, S. Shantkriti and B. Padmanaban, 2017. Extraction of genomic DNA from haemolymph of insects by an efficient and quick method. Int. J. Sci. Innovs, 1: 01-06.

  7. Arunprasanna, V., M. Kannan, S. Anbalagan and M. Krishnan, 2017. Comparative proteomic analysis of larva and adult heads of silkworm, Bombyx mori (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae). J. Entomol., 14: 1-12.

  8. Anbalagan, S., V. Arunprasanna, M. Kannan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2017. Effective stream health assessment: soil microbes versus aquatic insects. J. Ecol. .
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  9. Anbalagan, S., S. Dinakaran, C. Balachandran, M. Kannan, S. Vijayan and M. Krishnan, 2017. Mystacides (Leptoceridae: Trichoptera) from South India: Description of the immature stages and DNA barcoding. Int. J. Res. Zool., 7: 5-8.

  10. Anbalagan, S., M. Kannan, S. Vijayan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2017. Genetic variation of aedes (Stegomyia) aegypti in agasthyamalai biosphere reserve of Western Ghats, India. Animalia, 2: 1-4.

  11. Anbalagan, S., M. Kannan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2017. Species diversity of black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae) in Oriental region and molecular phylogeny of the subgenus Gomphostilbia members. J. Vector Borne Dis., 54: 80-86.
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  12. Kannan, M., V.S. Aathmanathan, M. Saravanakumar, Abdul Jaleel, D. Romanelli, G. Tettamanti and M. Krishnan, 2016. Proteomic analysis of silkworm midgut during larval-pupal transition. Invertebrate Survival J., 13: 191-204.

  13. Kannan, M., K. Balakrishnan, G. Sanjeev and M. Krishnan, 2016. Assessment of electron beam irradiation induced proteomic changes and its effect on the development of silkworm, Bombyx mori (Bombycidae: Lepidoptera). J. Basic Appl. Zool., 73: 32-38.
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  14. Anbalagan, S., M. Kannan, K. Rekha, M. Krishnan, G. Ponraman and S. Dinakaran, 2016. A new species of stenelmis (coleoptera: elmidae) from south India. Int. J. Environ. Biol., 6: 24-28.

  15. Balachandran, C., S. Anbalagan, M. Kannan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2016. A new species of Prosopistoma latreille, 1833 (Ephemeroptera: Prosopistomatidae) from South India. Zootaxa, 4178: 289-294.
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  16. Arunprasanna, V., N. Kayalvizhi, S. Anbalagan, N. Rameshkumar, M. Kannan and M. Krishnan, 2016. A feeding trait study in head space of silkworm Bombyx mori (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae) by GC-MS analysis. J. Entomol. Zool. Stud., 4: 476-479.
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  17. Sankarappan, A., B. Chellapandian, A.P. Vimalanathan, K. Mani, D. Sundaram and K. Muthukalingan, 2015. Vector ecology of human schistosomiasis in south India and description of a new species of the genus Ferrissia (mollusca: gastropoda: planorbidae). J. Vector Borne Dis., 52: 201-207.
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  18. Rani, D.S., M. Jayaraju, M. Kannan and K.A. Kumar, 2015. Socioeconomic influence on farmers in seri-business from Tamil Nadu. Int. J. Eng. Bus. Enterprises Applic., 11: 136-140.
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  19. Kannan, M., T. Suganya, V.A. Prasanna, N. Rameshkumar and M. Krishnan, 2015. An efficient method for extraction of genomic DNA from insect gut bacteria-culture dependent. Curr. Res. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 3: 550-556.
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  20. Kannan, M., S. Anbalagan, M. Krishnan, K. Muthukrishnan and V. Gokula, 2015. New record of the genus Euclea (lepidoptera: limacoididae) from south India revealed by DNA barcoding. Int. J. Pure Appl. Zool., 3: 92-97.
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  21. Arunprasanna, V., M. Kannan, S. Anbalagan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2015. Intraspecific genetic diversity of two black fly species (diptera: simuliidae) from south India using DNA barcode based RFLP analysis. Int. J. Zool. Res., 11: 188-197.
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  22. Anbalagan, S., V. Arunprasanna, M. Kannan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2015. Spatio-temporal dynamics of mosquitoes in stream pools of a biosphere reserve of southern western Ghats, India. Acta Trop., 152: 228-236.
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  23. Anbalagan, S., V. Arunprasanna, M. Kannan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2015. Simulium (Gomphostilbia) (Diptera: Simuliidae) from Southern Western Ghats, India: Two new species and DNA barcoding. Acta Tropica, 149: 94-105.
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  24. Anbalagan, S., C. Balachandran, V.A. Prasanna, M. Kannan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2015. A new species of Simulium (Gomphostilbia) (diptera: simuliidae) from south India, with keys to Indian members of the subgenus Gomphostilbia. Zootaxa, 3974: 555-563.
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  25. Anbalagan, S., C. Balachandran, M. Kannan, S. Dinakaran and M. Krishnan, 2015. First record and a new species description of Dudgeodes (ephemeroptera: teloganodidae) from south India. Turk. J. Zool., 39: 308-313.
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  26. Anbalagan, S., V.A. Prasanna, M. Kannan and M. Krishnan, 2014. The midgut bacterial flora of the hard bodied tick, hyalomma (anatolicum) anatolicum (acari: ixodidae) from south India as determined by molecular analyses. Turk. J. Vet. Anim. Sci., 38: 520-525.

  27. Singh, N.K., B.C. Pakkianathan, M. Kumar, T. Prasad, M. Kannan, S. Konig and M. Krishnan, 2013. Vitellogenin from the silkworm, Bombyx mori: An effective anti-bacterial agent. PLoS One, Vol. 8. 10.1371/journal.pone.0073005.
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  28. Singh, N.K., B.C. Pakkkianathan, M. Kumar, J.R. Daddam and S. Jayavel et al., 2012. Computational studies on molecular interactions of 6-thioguanosine analogs with anthrax toxin receptor 1. Interdiscip. Sci. Comput. Life Sci., 4: 183-189.
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  29. Balakrishnan, K., C. Rathika, R. Kamaraj, R. Subashini and M.P. Saravanan et al., 2012. Gradients in distribution of HLA-DRB1* alleles in castes and tribes of south India. Int. J. Human Genet., 12: 45-55.
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