DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
offered by the Department
B.V.Sc. & A.H. Courses
1. Completed 27 research projects
including 08 funded by outside agencies.
2. 01 projects are in operation.
Organization of 07 conferences, symposia, summer schools & workshops
4. Staff members bestowed with 14 National Awards Written 08 books, 02
manuals and 03 chapters in books.
5. Published 221 research papers and 170 popular/semitechnical articles;
besides presentatation of 129 research papers in
MVSc to 81 and Ph.D. to 16 students.
7. Establishment of etiology, pathogenesis and possible therapy of chronic
bovine haematuria, bovine, canine & equine microfilariasis, trypanosomiasis, hepatic disorders,
canine heart-worm disease,
hypoadrenocorticism, mastitis and other
important diseases of livestock and poultry.
8. Development of dried rumen liquor boluses for treatment of simple
indigestion in bovines.
9. Identification of heamato-biochemical markers for the diagnosis of
metabolic/production diseases in bovines and evaluation of its applicability
for early diagnosis of sub-clinical state in animals
10. Establishment of soil-plant-animal relationship through the analysis of
trace elements in blood serum, fodder, concentrate mixture and soil.
11. Evaluation of aqueous and ethanolic
extracts of Acacia auriculiformis,
Aegle marmelos & Cassia fistula against New castle disease
12. Evaluation of clinical &
laboratory approaches for assessment of dehydration and execution of rehydration therapy in neonatal diarrhoeic
13. Preparation of immunoglobulin product which is useful to prevent calf mortality in those
calves which fail to receive colostrum of their dams.
14. Development of polyherbal formulation containing Eugenia jambolana,
Aegle marmelos, Terminalia chebula & Zingiber officinale which
is an effective and cheap therapeutic alternative for the treatment of
diarrhoea in calves of below 30 days of age.
15. Development of computer model to predict the occurrence of common calf
16. Withania somnifera (Ashwagandha) and antioxidants (Selenium, Vit.
E etc) either alone or with antibiotics is an effective therapy for mastitis.
17. Formulation of herbal pastes containing either garlic or lead
carbonate & acetate, camphor, neem and eucalyptus oil with paraffin base
which are almost equally effective in non-specific dermatosis.
18. Preparation of herbal formulation containing Nerium indicum, Pongamina
glabra, Jatrapha curcas, Curcuma longa and copper sulphate which
is most effective against fungal dermatoses followed by sarcoptic mange and
somewhat less effective in thick/lice infestation and bacterial dermatitis
19. Aqueous (colloidal) iodine is highly effective for therapeutic management of endemic goitre.