Mr. Amit    Kumar

Mr. Amit Kumar

Assistant Professor
DUVASU, India


Highest Degree
M.V.Sc. in Bacteriology from Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India

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Biography

Dr. Amit Kumar is currently working as Assistant professor at College of Veterinary Sciences, India. He obtained his Ph.D. in Veterinary Microbiology from Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, India. His main area of interest related to Animal and Veterinary Sciences. His area of expertise includes Microbiology, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, and Animal Sciences. He has total 98 publications in journals.

Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
100%
Veterinary Medicine
62%
Microbiology
90%
Molecular Biology
75%
Immunogenetics
55%

Education

2006

M.V.Sc.

Indian Veterinary Research Institute, India

Bacteriology

Selected Publications

  1. Singh, D., A.K. Verma, A. Kumar and M.K. Srivastava, 2015. Molecular characterization of canine parvovirus based on genetic markers of the antigenic variants. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 85: 12-15.

  2. Verma, A.K., A. Kumar, Sahzad, N.C.R. Reddy and A.N. Shinde, 2014. Seroprevalence of infectious bovine rhinotracheitis in dairy animals with reproductive disorders in Uttar Pradesh, India. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 17: 720-724.
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  3. Verma, A.K., A. Kumar, S.K. Singh, A. Rahal and I. Ahmed et al., 2014. Prevalence and resistance to antimicrobial agents of Campylobacter sp. isolated from dogs in India. J. Biol. Sci., 14: 142-148.
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  4. Tiwari, R., S. Chakraborty, K. Dhama, M.Y. Wani, A. Kumar and S. Kapoor, 2014. Wonder world of phages: Potential biocontrol agents safeguarding biosphere and health of animals and humans-current scenario and perspectives. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 17: 316-328.
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  5. Tiwari, R., K. Dhama, S. Chakraborty, A. Kumar, A. Rahal and S. Kapoor, 2014. Bacteriophage therapy for safeguarding animal and human health: A review. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 17: 301-315.
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  6. Singh, D., A.K. Verma and A. Kumar, 2014. Phylogenetic analysis of canine parvovirus isolates from Mathura, India. Veterinarski Arhiv, 84: 505-512.
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  7. Singh, A., V.K. Gupta, A. Kumar, V.K. Singh and N. Shivasaranappa, 2014. Omp31 gene based molecular detection of Brucella melitensis from serum samples of goats. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 84: 251-253.
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  8. Sharma, A.K., A. Kumar, S.K. Yadav and A. Rahal, 2014. Studies on antimicrobial and immunomodulatory effects of hot aqueous extract of Acacia nilotica L. leaves against common veterinary pathogens. Vet. Med. Int. 10.1155/2014/747042.
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  9. Rahal, A., Mahima, A.K. Verma, A. Kumar and R. Tiwari et al., 2014. Phytonutrients and nutraceuticals in vegetables and their multi-dimensional medicinal and health benefits for humans and their companion animals: A review. J. Biol. Sci., 14: 1-19.
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  10. Rahal, A., A.H. Ahmad, A. Prakash, R. Mandil and A.T. Kumar, 2014. Environmental attributes to respiratory diseases of small ruminants. Vet. Med. Int. 10.1155/2014/853627.
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  11. Rahal, A., A. Kumar, V. Singh, B. Yadav, R. Tiwari, S. Chakraborty and K. Dhama, 2014. Oxidative stress, prooxidants and antioxidants: The interplay. BioMed Res. Int. 10.1155/2014/761264.
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  12. Kumar, A., S.K. Tikoo, P. Malik and A.T. Kumar, 2014. Respiratory diseases of small ruminants. Vet. Med. Int., Vol. 2014. 10.1155/2014/373642.
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  13. Kumar, A., N.C. Srivastava, V.P. Singh and J. Sunder, 2014. Electrophoretic analysis of Indian isolates of Mycoplasma agalactiae and Mycoplasma bovis by SDS-PAGE and immunoblotting. Vet. Med. Int., Vol. 2014. 10.1155/2014/892421.
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  14. Kumar, A., N.C. Srivastava and V.P. Singh, 2014. Antigenic characterization of Mycoplasma agalactiae by SDS-PAGE and immunoblotting. Res. J. Microbiol., 9: 59-65.
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  15. Kumar, A., A.K. Verma, S. Malik, M.K. Gupta, A. Sharma and A. Rahal, 2014. Occurrence of extended spectrum beta-lactamases producing Alpha hemolytic Escherichia coli in neonatal diarrhea. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 17: 109-113.
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  16. Kumar, A., A. Rahal, S. Chakraborty, A.K. Verma and K. Dhama, 2014. Mycoplasma agalactiae, an etiological agent of contagious agalactia in small ruminants: A review. Vet. Med. Int. 10.1155/2014/286752.
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  17. Gupta, V.K., S. Nayakwadi, A. Kumar, K. Gururaj, A. Kumar and R.S. Pawaiya, 2014. Markers for the molecular diagnosis of brucellosis in animals. Adv. Anim. Vet. Sci., 2: 31-39.
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  18. Dhama, K., R. Tiwari, S. Chakraborty, M. Saminathan and A. Kumar et al., 2014. Evidence based antibacterial potentials of medicinal plants and herbs countering bacterial pathogens especially in the era of emerging drug resistance: An integrated update. Int. J. Pharmacol., 10: 1-43.
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  19. 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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  20. Chakraborty, S., N. Kumar, K. Dhama, A.K. Verma and R. Tiwari et al., 2014. Foot-and-mouth disease, an economically important disease of animals. Adv. Anim. Vet. Sci., 2: 1-18.
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  21. Chakraborty, S., A. Kumar, R. Tiwari, A. Rahal and Y. Malik et al., 2014. Advances in diagnosis of respiratory diseases of small ruminants. Vet. Med. Int. 10.1155/2014/508304.
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  22. Anita, A. Kumar, A.K. Verma, M.K. Gupta and A. Rahal, 2014. Multidrug resistant pathogenic Escherichia coli status in water sources and yamuna river in and around Mathura, India. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 17: 540-544.
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  23. Verma, A.K., A. Kumar and A. Rahal, 2013. Pioneers in veterinary Education-Uttar Pradesh Pandit Deen dayal Uphadhyaya Pashu Chikitsa Vigyan Vishwavidyalaya Evam go Anusandhan Sansthan. Raksha Tech. Rev., 3: 63-69.

  24. Upadhyay, H., A. Kumar, M.K. Gupta, A. Sharma and A. Rahal, 2013. Validation of medicinal values of traditionally used Sonchus asper (prickly sow thistle) leaves for the treatment of skin ailments. Adv. Med. Plant Res., 1: 29-35.
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  25. Singh, S.V., A.V. Singh, A. Kumar, P.K. Singh and R. Deb et al., 2013. Survival mechanisms of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis within host species and in the environment: A review. Nat. Sci., 5: 710-723.
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  26. Singh, D., A.K. Verma, A. Kumar, M. Srivastava and S.K. Singh et al., 2013. Detection of canine parvo virus by polymerase chain reaction assay and its prevalence in dogs in and around Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India. Am. J. Biochem. Mol. Biol., 3: 264-270.
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  27. Singh, A., V.K. Gupta, A. Kumar, V.K. Singh and S. Nayakwadi, 2013. 16S rRNA and Omp31 gene based molecular characterization of field strains of B. melitensis from aborted foetus of goats in India. Scient. World J. 10.1155/2013/160376.
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  28. Rahal, A., A. Kumar, S. Chakraborty, R. Tiwari, S.K. Latheef and K. Dhama, 2013. Cimicifuga: A revisiting indigenous herb with multi-utility benefits for safeguarding human health-A review. Int. J. Agron. Plant Prod., 4: 1590-1601.

  29. Malik, S., A. Kumar, A.K. Verma, M.K. Gupta, S.D. Sharma, A.K. Sharma and A. Rahal, 2013. Incidence and drug resistance pattern of Collibacillosis in cattle and buffalo calves in western Utter Pradesh in India. J. Anim. Health Prod., 1: 15-19.
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  30. Malik, S., A. Kumar, A.K. Verma, M.K. Gupta, S.D. Sharma, A.K. Sharma and A. Rahal, 2013. Haematological profile and blood chemistry in diarrhoeic calves affected with collibacillosis. J. Anim. Health Prod., 1: 10-14.
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  31. Kumar, A., N.C. Srivastava and V.P. Singh, 2013. Identification of potential diagnostic and protective antigen of Mycoplasm abovis. Indian J. Comp. Microbiol. Immunol. Infect. Dis., 34: 29-32.
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  32. Kumar, A., A.K. Verma, A.K. Sharma and A. Rahal, 2013. Isolation and antibiotic sensitivity of Streptococcus pneumoniae infections with involvement of multiple organs in lambs. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 16: 2021-2025.
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  33. Kumar, A., A.K. Kumar, M.K. Gupta, A.K. Sharma and A. Rahal, 2013. Outbreak of mastitis in sheep flock due to streptococcus agalactiae and unusual neonatal lamb mortality. Adv. Anim. Vet. Sci., 1: 120-122.
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  34. Kumar, A., A. Rahal, S. Chakraborty, R. Tiwari, S.K. Latheef and K. Dhama, 2013. Ocimum sanctum (Tulsi): A miracle herb and boon to medical science-A review. Int. J. Agron. Plant Prod., 4: 1580-1589.
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  35. Jayati, A.K. Bhatia, A. Kumar, A. Goel, S. Gupta and A. Rahal, 2013. In vitro antiviral potential of Ocimum sanctum leaves extract against new castle disease virus of poultry. Int. J. Microbiol. Immunol. Res., 2: 51-55.
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  36. Dhama, K., S.K. Latheef, H.A. Samad, S. Chakrabort, R. Tiwari, A. Kumar and A. Rahal, 2013. Tumor necrosis factor as mediator of inflammatory diseases and its therapeutic targeting: A review. J. Med. Sci., 13: 226-235.
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  37. Dhama, K., S. Mani, S. Chakraborty, R. Tiwari, A. Kumar, P. Selvaraj and R.B. Rai, 2013. Herbal remedies to combat cancers in humans and animals-A review. Int. J. Curr. Res., 5: 1908-1919.
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  38. Dhama, K., S. Chakraborty, R. Tiwari, A. Kumar and A. Rahal et al., 2013. Avian/bird flu virus: Poultry pathogen having zoonotic and pandemic threats: A review. J. Med. Sci., 13: 301-315.
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  39. Dhama, K., S. Chakraborty, A.K. Verma, R. Tiwari and R. Barathidasan et al., 2013. Fungal/mycotic diseases of poultry-diagnosis, treatment and control: A review. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 16: 1626-1640.
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  40. Dhama, K., R. Tiwari, S. Chakraborty, A. Kumar, M. Karikalan, R. Singh and R.B. Rai, 2013. Global warming and emerging infectious diseases of animals and humans: Current scenario, challenges, solutions and future perspectives: A review. Int. J. Curr. Res., 5: 1942-1958.
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  41. Deb, R., A. Kumar, S. Chakraborty, A.K. Verma and R. Tiwari et al., 2013. Trends in diagnosis and control of bovine mastitis: A review. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 16: 1653-1661.
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  42. Bhatia, A.K., A. Kumar, A. Goel, A. Gupta and A. Rahal, 2013. Antibacterial activity of hot aqueous extract of Ocimum sanctum leaves against common bacterial pathogens of animals. Pharma Sci. Monit., 4: 279-285.
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  43. Bhatia, A.K., A. Kumar, A. Goel and A. Rahal, 2013. Immunomodulatory activity of hot aqueous extract of Ocimum sanctum leaves. Indian J. Compa. Microbiol. Immunol. Infect. Dis., 34: 33-37.
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  44. Verma, A.K., A. Kumar, M. Mahima and S. Sahzad, 2012. Epidemiology and diagnosis of foot-and-mouth disease: A review. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 82: 543-551.
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  45. Malik, S., A.K. Verma, A. Kumar, M.K. Gupta and S.D. Sharma, 2012. Incidence of calf diarrhea in cattle and buffalo calves in Uttar Pradesh, India. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 7: 1049-1054.
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  46. Mahima, A.K. Verma, A. Kumar, V. Kumar and A. Rahal, 2012. Designer milk for human health: A future need. Int. J. Dairy Sci., 7: 70-72.
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  47. Mahima, A.K. Verma, A. Kumar, V. Kumar and A. Rahal, 2012. Designer eggs: A future prospective. Asian J. Poult. Sci., 6: 97-100.
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  48. Mahima, A.K. Verma, A. Kumar, A. Rahal and V. Kumar, 2012. Veterinarian for sustainable development of humanity. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 7: 752-753.

  49. Mahima, A. Rahal, R. Deb, S.K. Latheef and H.A. Samad et al., 2012. Immunomodulatory and therapeutic potentials of herbal, traditional/indigenous and ethnoveterinary medicines. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 15: 754-774.
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  50. Kumar, R., A.K. Verma, A. Kumar, M. Srivastava and H.P. Lal, 2012. Prevalence of campylobacter sp. in dogs attending veterinary practices at Mathura, India and risk indicators associated with shedding. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 7: 754-760.
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  51. Kumar, R., A.K. Verma, A. Kumar, M. Srivastava and H.P. Lal, 2012. Prevalence and antibiogram of campylobacter infections in dogs of Mathura, India. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 7: 434-440.
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  52. Kumar, A., A.K. Verma, N.K. Gangwar and A. Rahal, 2012. Isolation, characterization and antibiogram of Mycoplasma bovis in sheep pneumonia. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 7: 149-157.
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  53. Kumar, R., A.K. Verma, A. Kumar, M. Srivastava, A. Srivastava and H.P. Lal, 2011. Probiotics in therapeutics management of diarrhea in dogs. J. Canine Dev. Res., 7: 37-43.

  54. Kumar, A., A.K. Verma, Parul and V.P. Singh, 2011. Microbial status of chicken meat sold in western Uttar Pradesh. J. Vet. Public Health, 9: 111-114.

  55. Kumar, A., A.K. Verma and A. Rahal, 2011. Mycoplasma bovis, a multi disease producing pathogen: An overview. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 6: 537-546.
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  56. Kumar, A., A. Rahal and A.K. Verma, 2011. In-vitro antibacterial activity of hot aqueous extract (HAE) of Ocimum sanctum (Tulsi) leaves. Indian J. Vet. Med., 31: 96-97.

  57. Kumar, A., 2011. Incidence of congenital goiter in kids due to Brassicaceae plants. Indian Vet. J., 88: 79-80.

  58. Kumar, A. and V.P. Singh, 2011. Characterization of Mycoplasma agalactiae Sonicated Supernatant protein Antigens (SSA) by Sephadex G-200 column chromatography and SDS-PAGE. Indian Vet. J., 85: 9-10.

  59. Verma, A.K., Mahima, B.C. Pal, S.K. Yadav, A. Kumar and M. Raies, 2010. Phylogenetic relationship between foot‐and‐mouth disease virus serotype a isolates and vaccine strains. Online J. Vet. Res., 14: 87-95.

  60. Kumar, A., N.C. Srivastava and V.P. Singh, 2010. Pathogenicity of Mycoplasma agalactiae in mice. Indian J. Small Rumin., 16: 269-270.
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  61. Kumar, A., N.C. Srivastava and V.P. Singh, 2010. Analysis of Mycoplasma agalactiae and Mycoplasma bovis antigens by Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis (PAGE). Indian J. Small Rumin., 16: 271-273.
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  62. Kumar, A., A. Rahal, S.K. Dwivedi and M.K. Gupta, 2010. Prevalence and antibiotic profile of bacterial isolates from bovine mastitis in Mathura. Egypt. J. Dairy Sci., 38: 31-34.

  63. Verma, A.K., Sehzad, S. Mehra, A. Kumar and S.K. Yadav, 2009. LPB elisa based pre- and post-vaccination seroprevalence of foot and mouth disease virus. Indian J. Comp. Microbiol. Immunol. Infect. Dis., 30: 130-132.
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  64. Kumar, A., N.C. Srivastava and V.P. Singh, 2009. Immunogenicity of Mycoplasma agalactiae saponin vaccine in mice. Indian J. Comp. Microbiol. Immunol. Infect. Dis., 30: 61-62.
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  65. Srivastava, S., A. Kumar, S.K. Maurya, A. Singh and V.K. Singh, 2008. A dicephalus monster in Murrah buffalo. Buffalo Bull., 27: 231-232.
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  66. Rahal, A., A. Kumar, A.H. Ahmad and J.K. Malik, 2008. Pharmacokinetics of diclofenac and its interaction with enrofloxacin in sheep. Res. Vet. Sci., 84: 452-456.
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  67. Rahal, A., A. Kumar, A.H. Ahmad and J.K. Malik, 2007. Pharmacokinetics of ciprofloxacin in sheep following intravenous and subcutaneous administration. Small Ruminant Res., 73: 242-245.
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  68. Rahal, A., A. Kumar, A.H. Ahmad, J.K. Malik and V. Ahuja, 2006. Pharmacokinetics of enrofloxacin in sheep following intravenous and subcutaneous administration. J. Vet. Pharmacol. Ther., 29: 321-324.
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  69. Kumar, A., N.C. Srivastava and V.P. Singh, 2002. Rapid identification of M. agalactiae and M. bovis by immuno binding assay. Indian J. Comp. Microbiol. Immunol. Infect. Dis., 23: 161-163.

  70. Sunder, J., N.C. Srivastava, V.P. Singh, M. Kumar and A. Kumar, 2001. Passive protection in mice using Mycoplasma Mycoides subsp Mycoides LC vaccine. Ind. J. Anim. Sci., 71: 233-234.
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  71. Sunder, J., N.C. Srivastava, V.P. Singh, M. Kumar and A. Kumar, 2001. Humoral immune response in rabbits against killed mycoplasma vaccine. Indian J. Anim. Sci., 71: 231-232.
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  72. Sunder, J., N.C. Srivastava, V.P. Singh, A. Kumar, A. Kumar and V.P. Singh, 2001. Immunogenic trial of mycoplasma mycoides subsp. Mycoides (LC) saponin vaccine in mice. Indian J. Comp. Microbiol. Immunol. Infect. Dis., 22: 59-60.
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  73. Kumar, M., V.P. Singh, N.C. Srivastava, V.P. Singh, B. Sharma, J. Sunder and A. Kumar, 2001. Rapid and specific detection of M. mycoides cluster and differentiation of mycoides group from capricolum group by PCR. Ind. J. Comp. Microbiol. Immunol. Inform. Dis., 22: 118-121.

  74. Kumar, A., A. Rahal and A. Rahal, 2000. Veterinary practices in 21st century. Rural India, 64: 35-36.