Designation and address
Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology,
Madras Veterinary College, Chennai-600 007

M.V.Sc. MBA (Biotech)

T  +91-44-25304000 | Ext.2004
M +91-9442343276
E asokkumar[dot]m[at]tanuvas[dot]ac[dot]in

Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
Specializing field : Virology and Vaccinology
Current Projects
Completed Projects
Project title Role in the project Fund outlay Funding agency
Epizootiology of goat coccidiosis in Namakkal District, Tamilnadu Principal Investigator Rs. 0.1 lakhs Tamilnadu Science & Technology
Recent Research Publications
  • Species spectrum of Eimeria in goats of Namakkal area, Tamilnadu. Asokkumar, M, Elaiyaraja,M, Anna, T and Sundar, N. Journal of Vet. Parasitology, 15(1) 2001. pp: 39-41.
  • Comparison of two different methods to quantify the neutralizing rabies antibodies in vaccinated dogs. Asokkumar, M, Ramesh, A, Gunaseelan, L and Tirumurugaan, K. G. and Anuradha, P. IVJ, September 2014, Vol. 91(09). pp: 23-25 .
  • Ultrastructural Diagnosis of Rabies in a Goat. Asokkumar, M, Gunaseelan, L and Ramesh, S. Shanlax Int. J. Vet. Sci., Oct-Dec. 2013, Vol. 1 (2). pp: 12-14 .
  • Concurrent infection of newcastle disease and pasteurellosis in budgerigars (melopsittacus undulatus). M.Thangapandiyan*, P.Pothiappan, S.M.Sakthivelan, R.Sridhar and M.Asokkumar. IVJ, November 2013, Vol. 90(11). pp: 79-80 .
  • Incidence of babesiosis in Labrador puppies- case report. Ramesh S, Parthasarathy S , Vairamuthu, S , Asokkumar, M and Anki reddy. IVJ, November 2014, Vol. 91(05). pp: 77-78.
  • Leptospirosis – An economically important disease in animals and emerging zoonoses . Balakrishnan,S, Ganesan, P.I and Asokkumar, M., Raksha Technical Review, Vol. IV. Issue 1, March 2014.
Honours & Awards