Designation and address
Assistant Professor and Head,
Veterinary University Training and Research Centre,
Veterinary Hospital Campus, Tirupur-641 604

MVSc, PhD (Veterinary Microbiology)

T :  +91-421 2248524
M: +91-9442794576
E : arthanarieswaran[dot]m[at]tanuvas[dot]ac[dot]in

Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Veterinary Microbiology
Specializing field : Avian Viral Diseases
Current Projects
  • As Co-Principal Investigator- GOI-DST Research project on "Surveillance of antibiotic usage and its resistance in bovine mastitis" at Department of Vety. Microbiology, VC & RI, Namakkal from June 2014 to till date at a total cost of Rs. 31, 25,680/-.
Completed Projects
  1. Principal Investigator- Evaluation of efficacy of Poultry Live Vaccines (ND & IBD) in commercial chicken funded (Rs. 20,0,000) by Hester Biosciences Limited Ahmedabad.
  2. Co- Principal Investigator -"To study the efficacy of Bacillus substilis PB6 in enhancing the performance of commercial layer chicken" funded (Rs. 8,36,707) by M/s. Kemin Industries South Asia Pvt. Ltd., Chennai – 2013
  3. Co- Principal Investigator –"Establishment of bovine infertility diagnostic and training centre with special reference to buffaloes"-TANUVAS-GOI-NADP Scheme 2012-2013( Rs. 200lakhs)
Recent Research Publications
  • Serological evidence of avian metapneumovirus infection in layer flocks in Namakkal, Tamil Nadu, India M. Arthanari Eswaran, K. Sukumar, J. Johnson Rajeswar, G.A. Balasubramaniam, and T. Anna. IVJ- Feb 2015, 92 (2): 76-77
  • Preparation of autogenous vaccine against multi drug resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae outbreak in a rabbit farm. P Sumitha, K Sukumar and M Arthanari Eswaran Ind.J.Ani.Sci, 85 (2):33-36, Feb-2015
  • Development and evaluation of efficacy of inactivated avian Metapneumovirus vaccine from recently isolated Indian strain 2015. Arthanari Eswaran.M., Sukumar, K., J. Johnson Rajeswar and G.A. Balasubramaniam . Kerala Veterinary Science Congress 2015 Date-14-15 November 441-443 .
  • Prevalence of Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale, Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Mycoplasma synoviae antibodies in Layers P.Sumitha, M. Moorthy, Sukumar, K.,K. Mani., Arthanari Eswaran.M., Indian Vet.J. August 2015, 92 (8): 78-79
  • Isolation and Molecular Characterization of avian Metapneumovirus, M. Arthanari Eswaran, LAP- LAMBERT ACADEMIC Publishing ISBN. 978-3-659-74560-7
  • Clinical investigation on mycotic pneumonia in emu chicks T.Lurthu Reetha, P. Senthil Kumar, P.N. Richard Jagatheesan, G.Rajarajan, M. Arthanari Eswaran IVJ- Oct 2014, 91 (10): 74-75
Honours & Awards

University :

  • Dr.P.Richard Masillamony Medal for the best Ph.D student in Veterinary Microbiology 2014
  • Sri Perumal Naidu Medal for the best Ph.D student in Veterinary Microbiology 2014

State :

  • Distinguished Service Award 2015 Agricultural Scientific Tamil Society (SciTSA): New Delhi

National :

  • ISVIB Mid Carrier Scientist Award 2014 The Indian Society for Veterinary Immunology and Biotechnology (ISVIB) For the research on Molecular Detection And Epidemiology Of Avian Metapneumovirus In Chickens In Tamil Nadu, India.
  • Dr.B.V.Rao/WPC'96 Research Grant 2012-13 World Poultry Science Association (Indian Branch) Pune for Ph.D Research Project for the year 2012-2013