Professor

Dr. R. N. Ramani Pushpa

+91 8662454144 nandinipushpa64[at]gmail[dot]com

Qualification : M. V. Sc., Ph. D

Specialization : Veterinary Microbiology

Research Publications
  • Ramani Pushpa, R.N, J.John Kirubaharan and A. Koteeswaran. 2012. Confirmation of B cell epitope of the Nucleoprotein Gene of Newcastle Disease Virus by Dot-ELISA and Peptide ELISA. International Journal of Poultry Science. 11 (5): 349-360, 2012
  • R.N.Ramani Pushpa, J.John Kirubaharan and A.Koteeswaran. Phylogenetic analysis of Nucleoprotein of Newcastle disease vaccine viruses in India.2009. International Journal of Poultry Science. 8(12) : 1137-1150.
  • Hareesh Didugu, Krishnaiah N, Madhava Rao T and Ramanipushpa R N. 2016 International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology. Antibiogram of Aeromonas species isolated from livestock products. Vol. 5, No 2, 475 – 478.
  • Hareesh Didugu , Ramanipushpa RN, Narasimha Reddy CH E, S BhskaraRamraju Sagi , Venkateswara Reddy M, Anitha Devi M, Nanda Kishore K. 2016. Seroprevalence of Bovine Tuberculosis in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh, India. International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology. Vol. 5, No 2, 533 – 536
  • H. Didugu, Ch.E. Narasimha Reddy, R.N Ramanipushpa, S.S.B.Ramaraju3 M.V. Reddy, M. Satyanarayana5, K.N. Kishore, A.Saimahesh Reddy.2016. Serological investigation of chlamydial infection among ruminants in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh, India. Livestock Science. 7: 187-191.
  • Mohana Sheela. G, Ramani pushpa. R.N and Krupanidhi.S. 2016. Molecular detection
  • of blaZ and mecA Genes and Study of Antibiotic Resistance pattern in clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus from Bovine Mastitis in Coastal Andhra Pradesh. Current Trends in Biotechnology & Pharmacy. Vol. 10 Issue 4, p299-308. 10p.
  • Deepika kumara.G, Ramani Pushpa.R.N, Srinivasa Rao.T, Bharathi.G, Lakshminarasaih.S. 2016. Characterization of Salmonella SPS from chicken samples. International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology. Vol. 5, No 5, 3005 – 3012.
  • Sujatha singh, Krishnaiah.N, Madavarao.T, Ramani Pushpa.R.N and Gopal Reddy. 2017. The Pharma Innovation Journal. Effect of heat processing on degradation of organophosphorus compounds in milk. 6(3): 209-212
  • Shiva Jyothi, Kalyani Putty, Ramani Pushpa.R.N, Madhuri.D, Dhanalakshmi K, Hannan Umair, Amol, Vijay Muley, Narasimha Reddy Y. 2018. Dry cow therapy with ceftiofur as a preventive measure to control postpartum mastits. International Journal of Dairy Technology.
  • Shiva Jyothi, Kalyani Putty, Ramani Pushpa.R.N, Madhuri.D, Dhanalakshmi K, Hannan Umair, Amol, Vijay Muley, Narasimha Reddy Y. 2018. Antibiogram of bacterial isolates obtained from milk samples in and around Hyderabad, India. Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci (2018) 7(3): 3720-3724
  • Srivani M, Reddy Y.N, Subramanyam KV, Laxman M, Reddy M.R.K, Sreenivasa Rao T and Ramani Pushpa R.2017. Epidemiological distribution of Escherichia coli in diarrhoeic calves in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana States, Journal of Advanced Veterinary and Animal Research,1(4):117-224.
  • Deepthi.B, Ramani Pushpa. R.N, Rambabu.g. 2017. Serodiagnostic approaches to detect brucellosis in goats in an outbreak in kadapa district, Andhra Pradesh. IndianJj. Anim. Hlth. 56(1).
  • . Deepthi.B, Ramani Pushpa. R.N, Srivani. M1, kavitha. K.L1, Subramanyam K.V. 2018.
  • " Serprevalence patterns of Bovine Brucellosis in organised and unorganised farms of Coastal Andhra Pradesh, INDIA". Indian J. Anim. Hlth. 57(2) : 175-182
  • Isolation of Malassezia infection from a otitis case of Dog Deepika Kumari G, Ramani Pushpa R N,Greeshma Ann JIndian Journal of Agriculture Business,Jan-jun 2017
  • Diagnosis of Clostridial perfringens infections in sheep Deepika Kumari G, Ramani Pushpa R N, S Lakshminarasiah Indian Journal of Agriculture Business,July-Dec 2017
  • Seroprevalence of chalmydophila infection in Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh Deepika Kumari G, Ramani Pushpa R N,Keerthi B Indian journal of Animal Health Vol. 31 July- Dec
  • Deepika kumara. G, Ramani Pushpa.R.N, Deepthi. B, Bharathi.G,.2016. Ovine and caprine Brucellosis in India. Indian Journal of Agricultural Business. Vol.2 (2).
  • Deepthi. B, Chaitanya.Y and Ramani Pushpa.R.N. Therapeutic management of oral cryptococcosis in a Dog. Polivet. Vol. 67. No.II. July – December 2016
  • H. Didugu, R. N. Ramani pushpa, CH. E. Narasimha Reddy,M. Anitha devi , S. bhaskraramarajusagi. 2015. Mycobacterium avium subspeciesparatuberculosis among bovines in Krishna district of Andhra pradesh, india: a serological survey. Indian J. Anim. Hlth. 54(2)
  • R.N.Ramani Pushpa and N.Nagaraja kumara. 2014. Veterinarian. P.No 38-39 July-September
  • R.N.Ramani Pushpa and K.Thangavel. 2011Necrotic enteritis of chicken. Indian Journal of Animal Health. Accepted for publication. 4.08
  • R.N.Ramani Pushpa and K.Thangavel. Pneumonia associated with Mannheimia haemolytica Biotype A in sheep. 2010. Indian Journal of Animal Health. 49 (2): 49-50.
  • R.N.Ramani Pushpa, P.Anand Kumar and K.V.Subramanyam. Incidence of C.foetus sub-species Venerialis in a breeding bull. 2009. Indian Journal of Animal Health. 48 (1): 51-52.
  • R.N.Ramani Pushpa, P.Anand Kumar and K.V.Subramanyam. Isolation of Pasteurella Multocida from rabbits and its antibiogram. 2009. Indian Journal of Animal Health. 48 (1): 5
  • R.N.Ramani Pushpa, K. Thangavel and P.Anand Kumar. Bacterial etiology and antibiogram of clinical mastitis. 2010. Indian Vet.Journal. 87: 187-188. 4.33
  • Ramani Pushpa, R.N, K.Suresh Varma and K.V.Subramanyam. 2009. Control of Brucellosis in an organized farm. Indian Veterinary Journal. 86: 856-857.
  • Ramani Pushpa, R.N, and B. Punya Kumari. 2005. Serosurveillance of Brucellosis in Bovine and Ovine. Indian Veterinary Journal. 75: 352-353.
  • Ramani Pushpa, R.N, and B. Punya Kumari. 2005. Serosurveillance of Leptospirosis in domestic animals. Indian Veterinary Journal. 75: 670-671.
  • Suresh Varma, K, R.N. Ramani Pushpa, and K.V.Subramanyam. 2005. Incidence of Campylobacter jejuni in milk. Indian Veterinary Journal. 82: 818-820.
  • K.V.Subramanyam, K.Suresh Varma and R.N. Ramani Pushpa. 2004. Occurrence of Staphylococcus hyicus infection in piglet septicemia. Indian Journal of Animal Health. 43: No.(2) 169-170
  • R. N, Ramani Pushpa, K. Venkata Reddy and S. Ramalinga Raju. 1998. Antibiogram of bacteria isolated from mastitis cases of cattle in Nellore District. Indian Veterinary Journal. 75: 352-353.
  • Research Projects handled
    • As PI Sero-epidemiology and molecular characterization of Brucella spp. in Andhra Pradesh under state plan from  October 2016 to October 2018 for 4.5 lakhs
    • As Co-PI Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus as a zoonotic pathogen: Epidemiological survey and its molecular characterization funded by DST from 02-04-2012 to 02.04.2015 for Rs. 35.47 lakhs
    Awards and Achievements
    • Awarded the Gold medal of Sri Goli Veerachandra Rao Veterinary   endowment trust, Vijayawada
    • Awarded India Distinguished Visiting Fellowship at University of Nottingham, UK for 3 months.
    • Participated in International training course on Epidemiological and economic investigation as a planning basis for Animal Health programme from 11th July to 12th August 1996 in Feldafing, Bavaria state, West Germany.
    • Awarded the first prize  as best in poultry judging, Southern Regional Poultry show, Tiruchanur, Tirupati – AP,.INDIA
    VCI Enrolment and Professional bodies Membership details
    • Life Member of the Indian Society for Veterinary Immunology and Biotechnology
    • Member, AP Veterinary Council and Veterinary council of India
    • Life member  in Avian Health professionals
    • Life member of IAVMI
    Areas of Interest
    Veterinary Microbiology and Veterinary Bacteriology
    Teaching Specializations
    Veterinary Microbiology and Zoonoses