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Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University

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College of Veterinary Science

Faculty Detail

Dr. Mudit Chandra

Designation: Principal Scientist
Contact Address:Department of Veterinary Microbiology, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana, Punjab 141004
Telephone : 0161-2414033
Mobile: +91-9417919393,

Academic Credentials

  • B.V.Sc & A. H.
  • M. V. Sc.
  • Ph.D

Teaching and Other Appointments

  • Veterinary Microbiology

Other Appointments

  • Bacteriology

Area of Research Interests

  • Studying on phages interaction with bacteria for effective lysis. 

Ongoing Projects

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Title of project

Funding agency




To evaluation the in vitro and in vivo therapeutic potential of bacteriophages





Development of a single multiplex PCR for identification of mastitis causing microorganisms along with the antibiotic resistant genes against commonly used antibiotics in dairy animals



Research Honour’s /Awards

  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) by Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) for Masters in Veterinary Sciences.
  • IVRI Fellowship for higher studies leading to PhD in Bacteriology
  • CSIR and ICAR-National Eligibility Test (NET).
  • Recipient of Sir. F M Burnett Memorial Award 2009 for recognition of the best team work in the field of Veterinary Immunology and Biotechnology from Indian Society for Veterinary Immunology and Biotechnology

No. of Publications

Research: 50Extension: 05     
Books: Nil      
Manuals: Nil


  • Mudit Chandra, Sunita Thakur, Deepti Narang and H. M. Saxena (2011). Isolation of a bacteriophage against Salmonella Dublin and determination of its physical resistance under varied in vitro conditions. African Journal of Microbiological Research. 5(15): 2044-2047.
  • Mudit Chandra, Sunita Thakur, Deepti Narang and H. M. Saxena (2012). Physical characterization of phages against Salmonella Dublin. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences. 82 (10):1186-1189.
  • Mudit Chandra, Sunita Thakur, D. Narang, N. S. Sharma (2012). Evaluation of the effect of disinfectanats on phages against Salmonella. Crop Improvement Special issue on Advances in Veterinary and Animal Sciences. Nov. 2012: 1393-94.
  • Dilpreet Kaur, Gurpreet Kaur, Mudit Chandra, Hari M Saxena and P N Dwivedi (2013). Development of a peptide based latex agglutination assay for serotype identification of foot and mouth disease virus. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology.51: 124-128.
  • Gurpreet Kaur, Mudit Chandra, P N Dwivedi and N S Sharma (2015). Isolation of Canine Parvovirus with a view to identify the prevalent serotype on the basis of partial sequence analysis. Veterinary World. 8 (1): 52-56.
  • Gurpreet Kaur, Mudit Chandra, P N Dwivedi and N S Sharma (2014). Antigenic typing of Canine Parvovirus using differential PCR. Virus Disease. 25 (4): 481-487.
  • Isha Sekhri, Mudit Chandra, Gurpreet Kaur, Deepti Narang, D. K. Gupta and A. K. Arora (2020). Prevalence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and other microorganisms from mastitis milk and their antimicrobial resistance pattern. Indian Journal of Animal Research 55(6): 716-721.
  • Isha Sekhri, Mudit Chandra, Gurpreet Kaur, Deepti Narang and A. K. Arora (2020). Development of a multiplex PCR for the identification of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Streptococcus agalactiae in milk. Indian Journal of Biotechnology 19: 125-130.
  • Arpit, M. Chandra, G. Kaur, D. Narang and A. K.  Arora (2020). Studies on antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli isolated from broiler. Indian Journal of Poultry Science 55(3):239-242.
  • Arpit, Chandra M, Kaur G, Narang D and Arora A. K (2023). Prevalence of antimicrobial resistance genes among Escherichia coli isolated from poultry. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 93(10): 946-950.