Designation: Professor-cum-Head Contact Address: Department of Veterinary Microbiology, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana 141004 Telephone : 0161-2414033 Mobile: +91-9417284230(R) Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
B.V.Sc. & A.H.
M.V.Sc. (Vety. Microbiology)
Ph.D. (Vety. Bacteriology & Virology)
Teaching and Other Appointments
Area of Research Interests
Presently working on: Detection of Brucella and Mycobacterium infections with special emphasis on brucellosis. Bacterial and mycotic skin affections of domestic animals with special reference to molecular methods in ermatophytosis. Molecular detection of mycotoxicogenic fungi in poultry/cattle feed.
Year of Start
All India Network Project on H.S.Working as co-P. I. (03-08-2007)
Studies on detection and prevention of Haemorrhagic Septicaemia in bovines in Punjab
Development of rapid molecular tests to detect etiological agents involved in neonatal calf diarrhoea with a view to quicken its diagnosis
Diagnosis and control of brucellosis: a dreadful zoonotic disease in domestic livestock for enhancing productivity in Punjab state.
Students Presently Working
M.V.Sc./M.Sc:: 1 Ph.D: 1
No. of Publications
Madhav Mugale, B.S.Sandhu, T.S.Rai, C.K.Singh and N.K.Sood (2013) Serological response to anti-rabies vaccination animals: Failure to achieve protective antibody level. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 83 (3) March 2013: 243-46 (NAAS rating: 6.6)
Fromsa, A., Saini, N.S. and Rai, T.S. (2011) Diagnosis, Prediction and Mineral Analysis of Urolithis in Canines. Global Veterinaria 7 (6): 610-617.
Deepti Chachra, S. K. Jand, A. K. Arora and T.S. Rai (2009). Serum susceptibility profile of Pasteurella multocida B: 2 isolates. Indian J. Anim. Sci. 79(7): 24.
Gatoria, I.S., Saini, N.S., Rai, T.S. and Dwivedi, P.N. (2006) Comparision of three techniques for the diagnosis of urinary tract infections in dogs with urolithiasis. J. of Small Animal Practice 47 (December 2006) : 727-732.
Goyal, D., Singh, A., Sood, N., Gupta, K., Rai, T.S.and Sood, N.K. (2005) Bacterial isolation and their antibiogram from hepatic diseases/ affections in poultry and quails. Indian J. Comp. Microbiol. Immunol. Infect. Dis. 25 (2) 137-139.
Virmani, Sumit, Jand, S.K., Oberoi, M.S.and Rai, T.S. (2005). A comparative study on the efficacy of competitive exclusion and immunoprophylaxis with Salmonella Gallinarum (rough strain) in chicks. Indian J. Animal Science 75 (3) 397-400.
Gatoria, I.S., Saini, N.S., Rai, T.S. and Dwivedi, P.N. (2004) Emerging antimicrobial Sensitivity Pattern in Urolith Associated Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection in Dogs. J. of Small Animal Practice 47 (April 2004 issue).
Rai, T.S., Jand, S.K., Oberoi, M.S.and Virmani, Sumit (2004). Pathogenicity trial and antibiogram of Salmonella Gallinarum isolates. Indian J. Poult. Sci. (2004) 39 (1): 100-103.
Virmani, Sumit, Jand, S.K., Oberoi, M.S. and Rai, T.S. (2003). Efficacy of a local rough strain of Salmonella Gallinarum used as an immunoprophylaxis in chicks. Indian J. Animal Science 73 (5): 474-476.
Virmani, Sumit, Jand,S.K., Oberoi, M.S. and Rai, T.S. (2003) Role of competitive exclusion against Salmonella Gallinarum in chicks. Indian J. Animal Sciences 73 (6) : 587-590.