Dr. Gunjan Das

Teaching Staff
Associate Professor

Specialization: Veterinary Medicine

Research projects:

  1. Studies on Prevalence of Cryptosporidial infection in Swine population in and around Aizawl (As PI: IRP-CAU/Completed)
  2. Clinico-therapeutic studies on Demodecosis and Flea Allergy Dermatitis in dogs (As PI: IRP-CAU/Ongoing)
  3. Molecular epidemiological studies of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MSRA) in clinical and sub-clinical bovine mastitis in Mizoram, Tripura and bovine & caprine mastitis in West Bengal (As PI: DBT/Ongoing)
  4. Studies on effect of different herbal preparations on wound healing and angiogenesis (As PI: DBT/Ongoing)
  5. Outreach Programme on Ethnoveterinary Medicine (As Co-PI: ICAR/Ongoing)
  6. Studies on prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aurius among pigs and dogs in and around Aizawl (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/Completed)
  7. Incidence of Lameness and its management in dairy cattle in and around Aizawl city (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/Completed)
  8. Studies on Epidemiological Aspect of Diarrhoea Among Pre-weaned Piglets in Mizoram As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/Completed)
  9. Clinico-haematological studies on the prevalence of haemoprotozoan diseases of diary cattle (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/Completed)
  10. Seroprevalence and therapeutic management of sarcoptic infestation of pig in Mizoram” (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/Ongoing)
  11. “Clinico-epidemiological and patho-biochemical studies on canine parvo virus type-2 infections in dogs” (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/Ongoing)


Research Papers:

  1. G. Das., P. Panja., S. Sarkar and P. Das. (2002). PCR based detection of Cryptosporidium parvum in cattle of West Bengal. Journal of Veterinary Parasitilogy. 18 (1): 43-44.
  2. G. Das., S. Sarkar., P. Das and P. Panja. (2002). Cryptosporidium infection of cattle in and around Kolkata. Indian Journal of Animal Health. 42 (2): 142-144.
  3. P. Panja., G. Das., S. Sarkar and M. Mandal. (2002). A therapeutic approach to diarrhoea in calves. J. Interacad. 6 (Spl.): 692-693.
  4. Sharma, M.C., Joshi, C., & Das, G (2004) Soil, fodder and serum minerals interrelationship in some districts of eastern Uttar Pradesh. Ind. J. Vet. Med.24 (2): 79-83.
  5. Gunjan Das, S. Sarkar, M.C. Sharma and Chinmay Joshi. (2005). Therapeutic management of Cryptosporidium related diarrhea in cattleInd. J. Vet. Med. 26(1): 45-46.
  6. G.N. Sheikh., S.G.J. Qadri., M.M. Willayat, and Gunjan Das. (2005). Biochemical profile of cattle naturally infected with Fasciola gigantica and Fasciola hepatica. Journal of Veterinary Parasitology. 20(1): 41-43.
  7. Gunjan Das, S. Sarkar, P. Das G.N. Sheikh and T.K. Sarkar. (2005). Prevalence of Cryptosporidium infection in cattle. Journal of Veterinary Public Health.2 (1 & 2): 15-17.
  8. T.K. Sarkar, T.A.S. Ganai, P.K.Singh, H.U. Malik, H.M. Khan, R. Islam and Gunjan Das. (2005). Comparative efficacy of some anthelmintics against Haemonchus contortus in Corriedale sheep. Ind. J. Vet. Med. 26(2): 117-118.
  9. H. K. Sharma, S.C. Das, U.K. Chattopadhyay, Gunjan Das, I. Samanta and A. Sikdar.  (2005). Occurrence of Mycobacterial infection in human and animals by bacterial culture and enzyme linked immunosorbant assay. Indian Journal of Comparative Microbiology Immunology and Infectious Diseases. 26(2): 128-129.
  10. G.N. Sheikh, G. J. Qadri and Gunjan Das. (2005). Seasonal prevalence of bovine fascioliosis in Kashmir valley. Ind. J. Vet. Med. 27(2): 119-120.
  11. G.N. Sheikh, D.M. Makhdoomi and Gunjan Das. (2005). Epidemiology of Hypothermia in calves. Ind. J. Vet. Med. 27(2): 123-124.
  12. M. M. Willayat, G.N. Sheikh S. A. Hussain and Gunjan Das. (2005). Epidemiology of Escherichia coli mastitis in Kashmir. Journal of Veterinary Public Health. 2(1&2): 29-33.
  13. T.K. Sarkar, T.A.S. Ganai, H.M. Khan, P.K.Singh, R. Islam G. Das and S. A. Hussain (2005). Mortality pattern of exotic and cross bred sheep in Kashmir valley. Indian Journal of Small Ruminants (Communicated).
  14. G.N.Sheikh, M. S. Dar and Gunjan Das. (2005). Efficacy of triclabendazole on biochemical profile in ovine fascioliosis. Indian Journal of Small Ruminants. 11(2): 223-225.
  15. M. M. Willayat, G.N. Sheikh S. A. Hussain and Gunjan Das. (2005). Listeric abortions in sheep. Journal of Veterinary Public Health. 3(1): 63-65.
  16. M. M. Willayat, G.N. Sheikh, Reyaz Ahmed and Gunjan Das. (2005). Isolation of salmonella serotypes from fresh and frozen chicken. Indian Veterinary Journal. 83(12): 1253-1255.
  17. M. M. Willayat, G.N. Sheikh, J.A. Khan and Gunjan Das. (2006). Prevalence of bacillus cereus in raw and cooked rice. Indian Journal of Comparative Microbiology Immunology and Infectious Diseases. 27(1): 50-51.
  18. M.C. Sharma, Pankaj Kumar, Rupasi Tiwari and Gunjan Das. (2006). Extension methods to motivate technology adoption and its impact on farmers of eastern Uttar Pradesh. Journal of Community Mobilization and Sustainable Development. 1(1): 1-4.
  19. M.C. Sharma, C. Joshi and Gunjan Das. (2008). Therapeutic management of copper deficiency in buffalo heifers: impact on immune function. Veterinary Research Communication. 32: 49-63.
  20. Sarma K., Kalita G,. Das K.C., Ali A., Das, Gunjan., Buragohain R..and, Saikia B. 2011. Mineral status in cattle of Aizawl district of Mizoram. Indian Journal of Veterinary Medicine 31(2):79-81.
  21. Sharma, M.C., Joshi, C., & Das, G (2009), Soil, fodder and serum minerals and haematobiochemical profile of cattle in some districts of central Uttar Pradesh. Indian Journal of Animal Science, 79(4): 411-415.
  22. Das, G, Sharma, M.C., Joshi, C & R. Tiwari (2009), Status of soil, fodder and serum (cattle) in high rainfall area of NE region. Indian Journal of Animal Science, 79(3): 306-310.
  23. Das, G, Sharma, M.C., Joshi, C & R. Tiwari (2009), Haemato-biochemical profile in relation to minerals in cattle of Tripura state. Indian Journal of Animal Science,79(4): 449-450.
  24. M.C. Sharma, C. Joshi and Gunjan Das. (2007). Experimental iodine deficiency in calves: its effects on various enzymes, vitamin, hormones and body weight gain. Australian Veterinary Journal. (Manuscript ID AVJ-A-07-141R1, Corrected and submitted and waiting for AE recommendation).
  25. K. Sarma, Gunjan Das and C.N.  Galdhar. (2008) A therapeutic approaqch to piglet anaemia in and around Aizawl district. Intas Polivet, 9 (II): 238-242.
  26. Sarma K., Das Gunjan., Konwar B, Bayan H. and Ali A. (2008): Haemato-biochemical profile of Canine Ascites in Aizawl. Indian Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 29 (2): 121-122.
  27. Galdhar C. N., Sarma K., Prasad B., Das, G. Borthakur, S. K. and S. S. Das. (2008): Prevalence of gastro-intestinal parasitic infection in cattle of Aizawl city of Mizoram. Indian Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 29 (2): 104-105.
  28. G. Patra., T. K. Rajkhowa., M.A. Ali., L.Sailo., W.R.Singh., Gunjan Das., Kh.V. Chanu and M. A. Ali. (2009). A study on biochemical composition of the inner wall of the Oocyst of Eimeria necatrix. International Journal of Poultry Sciences, 8 (12): 1214-1217.
  29. Gunjan Das, M. C. Sharma & Chinmay Joshi. (2011)  Efficacy of an Area Specific Mineral Mixture on The Haemato-Biochemical Profile of Cattle of The State of Tripura. Indian Journal of Animal Science; 81 (9): 968–970.
  30. Gunjan Das, Bendangla Changkija, S. Sakar & P. Das. (2010). Genotyping of Cryptosporidium parvum isolates in bovine population in Kolkata and characterization of new bovine genotypes. Research in Veterinary sciences; 91: 246–250.
  31. G. Patra., M.A. Ali., Kh.V. Chanu., L. Jonathan., L.K. Joy., M. Prava., R. Ravindran., Gunjan Das and L. Inaotombi Devi. (2010). PCR based diagnosis of Eimeria tenella infection in broiler chicken. International Journal of Poultry Sciences, 9 (8): 813-818.
  32. G. Patra.,W. M. Lyngdoh., M.A. Ali., M. Prava., Kh.V. Chanu., T. C. Tolenkhobma., Gunjan Das., H. Prasad and L. Inaotombi Devi. (2010). Comparative anthelmintic efficacy of pineapple and neem leaves in broiler chickens experimentally infected with Ascaridia galli, International Journal of Poultry Sciences, 9 (12): 1120-1124.
  33. M. Ayub Ali, L. Inaotombi Devi, W.M. Lyngdoh, Gunjan Das, H. Prasad, Kh. Victoria Chan1, M. Prava, T.C. Tolenkhomba, Y. Damodar Singh and M.C. Lallinchhunga. (2011). Comparative Biochemical Profile of Ascaridia galli Infected Broiler Chickens on Administration of Pineapple and Neem Leaves and Piperazine., International Journal of Poultry Science 10 (7): 542-546.
  34. K Sarma, B Konwar, A Ali, Gunjan Das, G Kalita, F Ahmed, B Saikia, H Bayan and V Nayan. (2011). Haemato-biochemical parameters of Burmese pig of subtropical hill agro ecosystem; Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 81 (8): 819–821.
  35. M. Ayub Ali, H. Prasad, L. W.M. Lyngdoh, Gunjan Das, Inaotombi Devi, M. Prava, Kh. Victoria Chan1, T.C. Tolenkhomba, Y. Damodar Singh, Lalsanglura Ralte and L. Inaotombi Devi. (2013). Biochemical Profile of Broiler Chickens experimentally infected with Ascaridia galli., Indian Journal of Animal Research, 47 (1): 17-22.
  36. V. Lalzawmliana, B. Konwar, H. Bayan, B. Saikia, T. Rajkhowa and Gunjan Das. (2013). Balanced Anaesthesia in pig: a case study., Indian Veterinary Journal,  (Accepted).
  37. Suvendu Kumar Behera, Parthasarathi Behera, Gunjan Das, Kalyan Sarma. (2014). Diagnosis and medical management of congestive heart failure in dogs: A report of two cases., Indian Veterinary Journal,  (Accepted).


  1. Diagnosis and therapeutic management of Haemo-parasitic diseases, Edn-1st, Scholar’s Press, Germany (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71132-5), pp-86-94.
  2. Prevention of Iatrogenic Diseases in Veterinary Practice, Edn-1st, Scholar’s Press, Germany (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71271-5).