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Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University

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College of Veterinary Science

Faculty Detail

Capt. (Dr.) Nittin Dev Singh

Designation: Professor
Contact Address:Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana, Punjab 141004
Telephone : 0161-2414027
Mobile: 9780852132,

Academic Credentials

  • B.V.Sc & A.H (P.A.U, Ludhiana)
  • M.V.Sc in Veterinary Pathology (I.V.R.I, Izatnagar)
  • Ph.D Veterinary Pathology (I.V.R.I, Izatnagar)

Teaching and Other Appointments

  • U.G and P.G course of Veterinary Pathology. General Veterinary Pathology, Clinical Pathology, Laboratory animal and Fish Pathology, Special pathology.

Other Appointments

  • Associate NCC Officer of the University

Area of Research Interests

  • Toxicopathology,  Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition in Lung Injury, Teratology and Immunopathology

Ongoing Projects

Research Projects (Completed and/or Ongoing)

S. No.


Title of Project

Funding Agency




Diagnosis of Emerging/Re-emerging diseases/conditions of Avian species using Bio-molecular, Immuno-pathological Approaches.






Studies on Viral Diseases associated with Porcine Reproductive Problems vis-à-vis Development of suitable field based Diagnostics






Studies on epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) in acute and chronic lung injury.


2016- 2019




Rapid and confirmatory detection of important animal meat-based food borne pathogens and its associated toxicants and natural toxicants by using immune-pathological and molecular techniques- A step towards One Health Concept.                      


2016- 2019



DST-FIST Project



Research Honour’s /Awards

  • ICAR-Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for pursuing M.V.Sc at I.V.R.I.
  • IVRI-Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) for PhD.
  • Awarded with National Academy of Veterinary Science Membership.
  • IAVP-Dr. B.L. Purohit Memorial Best Toxicopathologist award 2020 by Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists.
  • IAVP-Young Scientist Award
  • IAVP Dr. Ram Raksha Kiran Shukla Award for Best M.V.Sc Thesis awarded to Dr. Prafullata Bashetti under the supervision of Dr. Nittin Dev Singh.
  • IAVP-Dr. S. Damodaran Award for Best Oncology Paper/Case Report published in Indian Journal of Veterinary Pathology
  • 1st prize for Best clinical paper presentation in 6th National Clinical Case Conference 2023
  • 3RD prize for Best clinical paper presentation in 6th National Clinical Case Conference 2023”.
  • Best Research article award for the article in Indian journal of Vety. Pathology
  • Diplomate of Indian College of Veterinary Pathologists (ICVP)
  • 05 Best Poster Awards in conferences
  • 03 Best Research Article awards.

No. of Publications

Research: 106Extension: 30     
Books: 01       
Manuals: 30


  • Singh ND, Sharma AK, Dwivedi P, Patil RD and Kumar M. 2007. Citrinin and endosulfan induced teratogenic effects in Wistar rats. Journal of Applied Toxicology27:143-155.  
  • Singh ND, Sharma AK, Dwivedi P, Patil RD and Manoj Kumar. 2007. Citrinin and endosulfan induced maternal toxicity in pregnant Wistar rats: Pathomorphological study. Journal of Applied Toxicology27:589-601.  
  • Singh ND, Sharma AK, Dwivedi P, Patil RD and Kumar M. 2008.  Experimentally induced citrinin and endosulfan toxicity in pregnant Wistar rats: Histopathological alterations in liver and kidneys of fetuses.28: 901-927.
  • Singh ND, Sharma AK, Dwivedi P, Kumar M and Patil RD. 2011. Immunosuppressive effect of combined citrinin and endosulfan toxicity in Pregnant Wistar rats.. Veterinarski Arhiv, 81(6): 751-763
  • Singh ND, Sharma AK, Dwivedi P, LeishangthemGD, RahmanS,  ReddyJ,  Kumar M. 2013.  Effect on feeding graded doses of citrinin on apoptosis and oxidative stress in male Wistar rats till F1 generation.Toxicology and Industrial Healthdoi: 10.1177/0748233713500836
  • Ranjan A, Dumka VK,  Singh  ND. 2014. Effect of Flubendiamide, Lead and Their Combined Exposure on Erythrocytic Indices in Water Buffalo Calves. Bulletin of  Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 92:410-414
  • Leishangthem GD Gadhave PD,  SinghND* , Banga HS. 2014. A case of bronchogenic adenocarcinoma in a guinea pig (Cavia porcellus). Scandinavian Journal of Laboratory Animal Science, 40:1-3
  • Bhat P, Singh ND*, Leishangthem GD, Kaur A, Mahajan V, Banga HS, Brar RS. 2016. Histopathological and immunohistochemical approaches for the diagnosis of Pasteurellosis in swine population of Punjab. Veterinary World, 9: 989. 
  • Dheeraj Kumar Sharma, Nittin Dev Singh, Geeta Devi Leishangthem and Harmanjit Singh Banga. 2020. Amelioration of bleomycin-induced acute lunginjury and epithelial–mesenchymal transitionby baicalein in mice. Current Science119 (6): 962-972. 
  • Gulzar Begum, Nittin Dev Singh, Leishangthem Geeta Devi and Harmanjit Singh Banga. 2022. Amelioration of bleomycin induced pulmonary fibrosis through attenuation of epithelial  mesenchymal transition by Salvianolic acid B in mice. Veterinaria Italiana, 58 (1): 87-101.