Dr. Nityananda Mandal is Scientist - B in the Division of Parasitology, NICED (2015). Previously he was in the Desert Medicine Research Centre Jodhpur, Rajasthan as a Scientist - B (2014 - 2015). He had joined in the ICMR in 1994 and started his research carrier at Regional Medical Research Centre Bhubaneswar as a Research Assistant. He is Post Graduate in 1992 and M Phil in 1994 in the subject on Zoology (Cytogenetic specialization) and also acquired PhD (Immunology) degree from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
During his research carrier from 1994 to 2014, he worked in various capacities in a number of research projects on different immunological aspects on filarial parasite related to diagnostic potentiality and vaccine potentiality in filariasis. His publication includes many scientific papers in national and International Journal in repute.
|Name||Dr. Nityananda Mandal|
|Educational Qualification||M.Sc., Ph.D.|
|Date of joining ICMR||2015|
M.Sc and M.phil in Zoology (Cytogenetic specialization) from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar in 1992 and 1994 respectively.
PhD from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar in 2007. Thesis entitle: "Studies on the Immuno Protective Potential of Detergent soluble and Lipid antigen of filarial parasite in lymphatic filariasis"
Sept' 2015 to till date working as Scientist - B, Department of Parasitology, National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases, Kolkata, ICMR, India
Training on maintenance the filarial infection in experimental animal from CDRI, Lucknow and experimental technique of laboratory animals from NCLAS, Hyderabad.
The main focus of this lab is to study on different cellular, molecular and epidemiological aspects of enteric parasites.