Veterinary Anatomy and Histology

Infrastructure:
Bone and Meat Cutting Machine; Semi Motorized Rotary Microtome;  Tissue Floatation Bath;  Vacuum Pump;  Microslide Cabinet;  Olympus Compound Microscope;  Trinocular Research Microscope;  Binocular Microscope;  Dissection Microscope; Multi Observation body; Mounted skeleton of Mithun, Yak, cattle, horse, dog, pig, sheep, goat and fowl

Teaching Activities:
⇒B.V.Sc. & A.H. Programme
   AS per MSVE Regulations-2008 (13 Credit Hrs.)
⇒M.V.Sc.  Programme As per ICAR Revised Postgraduate Course Curricula-2009 (60 Credit Hrs.)
   Introduced from academic session 2013-14

Research Priorities:
⇒ Anatomical Studies on Hoolock  Jibbon, Asian Brown Tortoise, Sloth Bear, Sambhar Deer, Slow Loris, Mithun, Yak

Anatomy of Various Organ systems on Mizo local Pigs

⇒ Anatomical Studies on hair of domestic animals of Mizoram and Meghalaya.

⇒  Quantitative and Comparative evaluation of Intra Epithelial Lymphocytes(IEL) in pig

Research activities:
⇒Formalin preserved versus plastinated technique on biological specimens (PI: Dr. P. C. Kalita; IRP/Completed)
⇒Gross anatomy and histomorphology of the respiratory system of indigenous pig of Mizoram (PI: Late Dr. R. N. Bhattacharyya; IRP/Completed )
⇒Anatomical and histomorphological study on peripheral lymph nodes of adult local mizo pig  (PI: Dr. A. Kalita; IRP/Completed )
⇒Comparative study on elemental distribution in hair of domestic animals of Mizoram and Meghalaya (PI: Dr. P. C. Kalita; DST /Submitted)

List of Courses Offered by the Department

Undergraduate Programme

Course ID Course Name Duration
VAN-111 Gross Anatomy-I 1+2 Ch.Hrs
VAN-121 Gross Anatomy-II 2+2 Ch.Hrs
VAN-211 Vety.Histology & Embryology 2+2 Ch.Hrs
VAN-221 Vety.Splanchnology and Applied Anatomy 1+1 Ch.Hrs

Postgraduate Programme

Course ID Course Name Duration
VAN-610 Anatomical Techniques 1+1 Ch.Hrs
VAN-611 Basic Electron Microscopy 1+1 Ch.Hrs
VAN-612 GrossAnatomy of Domestic Mammals and Birds 2+1 Ch.Hrs
VAN-613 Microscopic Anatomy -Histology 2+1 Ch.Hrs
VAN-614 Embryology 1+1 Ch.Hrs

Optional Courses

Course ID Course Name Duration
VAN-615 Anatomy of Endocrine Organs 1+1 Ch.Hrs
VAN-616 Anatomy of Small Laborotory Animals 2+1 Ch.Hrs
VAN-701 Neuroanatomy 1+1 Ch.Hrs
VAN-702 Histochemistry 1+1 Ch.Hrs

Department Activities

Dr. K. M. L. Pathak, DDG ( Animal Science ), ICAR New Delhi, along with Hon'ble V.C Dr. S. N. Puri visited the Gross Anatomy Laboratory on 18th May 2014.
Dr. S. Ayyappan, Secretary (DARE) and D.G. ICAR, along with Hon’ble V.C. Dr. S.N. Puri visited the Gross Anatomy Laboratory on 1st Feb. 2012
Students dissecting the cadavour
Demonstration of visceral organs in situ
Cotyledonary Type Placenta of Cow collected by students
Buffalo fetus intact in Amniotic cavity collected by students
Bones of Slow loris
Mizo local pig (Zovawk)
Inguinal lymph node of Zovawk
Lungs of Zovawk in-situ

Teaching Faculty

Associate Professor
M.V.Sc., Ph.D.
Head of Department
Assistant Professor
M.V.Sc.
Assistant Professor
M.V.Sc., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
M.V.Sc.

Supporting Staff

Ch. Vikram
Field-cum-Lab Assistant
Mr. Zodinthara
Multi Tasking Staff
Mr. Lalchhanhima
Multi Tasking Staff
Mrs Lalsangzuali Colney
Field-cum-Lab Assistant