Dr. Jitendra Kumar Biswal

Dr. Jitendra Kumar Biswal |Clyto Access

ICAR-Directorate of FMD, India

Editorial Board Member

Expertise: New Generation Vaccine against Foot-and-mouth Disease virus, Thermostable vaccine, Marker Vaccine, Picornaviruses through reverse genetic approach, NSP based DIVA assay for FMDV serosurveillance, New diagnostic assay through recombinant proteins

Bio: Dr. Jitendra Kumar Biswal completed DVM degree from OUAT, Bhubaneswar in 2004 and subsequently he completed his M.V.Sc with specialization in Animal Biochemistry from National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI) in 2006. Later through Commonwealth Scholarship U.K. he completed his PhD (Molecular Virology) from The Pirbright Institute, U.K. and Royal Veterinary College (University of London) IN 2011. Since 2011, he has been working as a scientist at Indian Council of Agricultural Research. His research contribution in the field of Foot-and-mouth Disease virus (FMDV) includes development of mucosal IgA assay for detection of FMDV persistently infected animals, development of reverse genetics system for Indian FMDV vaccine strains, generation of DIVA compatible FMDV marker vaccine candidate, epitope tagged FMDV vaccine candidates, recombinant protein based ELISA for FMDV seromonitoring and serosurveillance etc.

Related Journals & Conferences :

International Journal of Vaccines and Technologies