Dr. S. K. Behera

Contact: 
+91-8414007894
Qualification: 
M.V.Sc.
Ph.D.
Teaching Staff
Assistant Professor

Specialization: Small animal cardiology, infectious and hemoparasitic diseases

Research projects:

  1. Molecular characterization of canine parvovirus-2 from clinical cases of dogs in Mizoram (As PI: CAU, Imphal, Manipur/On-going).
  2. Clinico-epidemiological and patho-biochemical studies on canine parvovirus type-2 infection in dogs (As PI: CAU, Imphal/Manipur/Completed).
  3. Estimation of Economic Losses and Analysis of Morbidity and Mortality of Important Diseases of Swine in Mizoram State” (As Co-PI: CAU, Imphal/Manipur /Completed).
  4. Histopathological studies on necropsy samples of livestock, wild life & poultry with non specific or no gross lesions for disease diagnosis (As Co-PI: CAU, Imphal/Manipur/ Completed).
  5. Isolation of Salmonella species from chicken and their virulence gene(s) detection (As Co-PI: CAU, Imphal/Manipur/ Completed).
  6. Molecular epidemiological studies of canine parvovirus-2 variant(s) from clinical cases of dogs and cats in seven North Eastern States of India and its management (As PI: Approved by DST).
  7. Manipulating the anaerobic respiration to attenuate the pathogenicity of Salmonella typhimurium(As Co-PI: DBT/On-going).

Publications:

Research Publications:

  1. Behera, S.K., Dimri, U., Singh, S.K. and Mohanta, R.K. (2011). The curative and antioxidative efficiency of ivermectin and ivermectin + vitamin E- selenium treatment on canine Sarcoptesscabiei infestation. Veterinary Research Communications, 35 (4): 237-244.
  2. Dimri, U., Singh, S.K., Sharma, M.C., Behera, S.K., Kumar, D. and Tiwari, P. (2011). Oxidant/antioxidant balance, minerals and apoptosis assay in peripheral blood of dogs naturally infected with Dirofilariaimmitis. Research in Veterinary Science, 93: 296–299.
  3. Behera, S.K., Kurade, N.P., Monsang, S.W., Das, D.P., Mishra, K.K. and  Mohanta, R.K. (2012). Clinico-pathological findings in a case of canine cutaneous metastatic transmissible venereal tumor. Veterinarskiarhiv, 82(4): 401-410. 
  4. Monsang, S.W., Behera, S.K. and Alam, S. (2014). Surgical repair of ruptured superior rectus muscles in a six months old male calf. Research Journal for Veterinary Practitioners, 2 (6): 111 – 112.
  5. Mohanta, R.K., Garg, A.K., Dass, R.S. and Behera, S.K. (2014). Blood Biochemistry, Thyroid Hormones, and Oxidant/Antioxidant Status of Guinea Pigs Challenged with Sodium Arsenite or Arsenic Trioxide. Biological Trace Element Research, 160 (2): 238-244.
  6. Behera, S.K. (2010). Canine pyometra complicated with Ehrlichia canis: Diagnosis and medical management. Veterinary Practitioner, 11(2): 165-166. 
  7. Kumar, M., Behera, S.K., Singh, S.K., Mishra, K.K., Mondal, D.B. (2011). Therapeutic management of equine (Equuscabalus) colic. Indian Veterinary Journal 88 (10): 118.
  8. Singh, S.K., Dimri, U., Sharma, B., Saxena, M. and Behera, S.K. (2011). Treatment of generalized canine demodicosis by Withaniasomnifera root extract. Indian Veterinary Journal,88(5): 29-31.
  9. Behera, S.K.,Monsang, S.W., Kumar, M. and Sahu, B.D. (2011). Changes in oxidative stress indices and hemato-biochemical profile in a dog with concurrent infection of Ehrlichia canis and Hepatozoon canis. Indian Journal of Field Veterinarians.6(3): 59-62.
  10. Behera, S.K.,Dimri, U., Jhambh, R., Kumara, A.M. and Mohanta, R.K. (2011). Electrocution in buffalo: A case report. The Indian Journal of Field Veterinarians, 6(4): 61-62.
  11. Kumar, M., Sharma, K., Behera, S.K. and Mondal, D.B. (2011). Pregnancy toxaemia in a doe- a case report. Veterinary Practitioner, 12 (2): 187-188.
  12. Behera, S.K., Dimri U., Singh, S.K. (2011). Immunomodulatory and antioxidant potential of indigenous herbs. Indian Veterinary Journal, 88(9): 80-82.
  13. Rout, M., Behera, S.K. and Dandapat, S. (2012). Auto-immune Disorders: Consequences of Self-betrayal by the Body. Journal of Immunology and Immunopathology, 14(2): 72-84.
  14. Behera S.K.,Hoque M., Sharma K., Saravanan M., Monsang S.W. and Mohanta R.K. (2012).Abdominal ultrasonographic findings in dogs with canine monocyticehrlichiosis. Indian Veterinary Journal 89 (9): 148-149.
  15. Behera, S.K.,Dimri, U. and Monsang, S.W. (2012). Therapeutic Management of Tetanus in Caprine.Indian Veterinary Journal, 89(10): 88.
  16. Behera, S.K., Banerjee, P.S., Garg, R. and Maharana, B.R. (2012). A case of Babesia equi. Indian Veterinary Journal, 89 (12): 87-88.
  17. Behera, S.K.,Dimri, U. and Kataria, M. (2012). In vivoimmunostimulatory effects of alcoholic extract of Tinosporacordifolia against CdCl2-induced immunosuppression in mice. Indian Journal of Veterinary Research, 21(1): 60-65.
  18. Rout, M.,Behera, S.K. and Mohanta, R.(2014).Hypersensitivity reactions: the fulcrum of immunopathology. Journal of Immunology and Immunopathology. 16 (1&2): 20-32.
  19. Behera, S.K.,Behera, P., Das, G. and Sarma, K.  (2014).Diagnosis and medical management of congestive heart failure in dogs: A report of two cases. Indian Veterinary Journal 91(8): 83-85.
  20. Behera, S.K.,Bordoloi, G. and Behera, P. (2014).Clinico-hemato-biochemical and therapeutic study of canine distemper: a report from north-eastern part of India. The Indian Journal of Field Veterinarians, 9(3): 18-20.
  21. Behera, S.K., Dimri, U., Banerjee, P.S., Garg, R., Dandapat, S. and Sharma, B. (2015). Molecular detection, assessment of hemato-biochemistry and oxidant/antioxidant status in natural cases of canine monocyticehrlichiosis from northern India.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section B: Biological Sciences, DOI: 10.1007/s40011-015-0605-y.
  22. Sarma, K., Behera, S.K. Das, G., Prasad, H., Rajesh, J.B., Mukherjee, S., Bayan, H. and Behera, P. (2015). Therapeutic Management of Concomitant Infection of Dirofilariasis, Ehrlichiosis and Anaplasmosis in a Dog.Indian Veterinary Journal, 92(1): 30-33.
  23. Behera, S.K., Das, G. and Behera, P. (2016). Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in a German Shepherd Dog.Indian Veterinary Journal,93(02): 63 – 65.
  24. Tungnunga, I.B., Sarma, K.,  Roychoudhury, P., Borthakur, S.K., Das, G., Prasad, H. and Behera, S.K. (2016). Therapeutic evaluation of homoeopathic drug Crotalushorridus 200C against Ehrlichiosis‑infected dogs in Mizoram.Indian Journal of Research in Homeopathy,DOI: 10.4103/0974-7168.179150.
  25. Mohanta, R.K., Garg, A.K., Dass, R.S. and Behera, S.K. (2016). Effect of different sources of arsenic on intake, utilization of nutrientsand growth performance in guinea pigs.Indian Journal of Animal Nutrition,33 (1): 86-91.
  26. Das, G., Lalnunpuia, C., Sarma, K., Behera, S.K.,Dutta, T.K. and Bandyopadhyay, S. (2016). Prevalence of Staphylococcus aureus associated sub-clinical mastitis in crossbred cows in Mizoram. Ruminant Science,4(2):  167-170.
  27. Behera, S.K., Das, G. and Behera, P. (2016). Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in a German Shepherd Dog.Indian Veterinary Journal,93(02): 63 – 65.
  28. Behera, S.K., Ali, M.A. and Behera, P. (2017). Therapeutic Management of Trypanosomosis with Ophthalmic Involvement in a dog. IntasPolivet,18(1): 180 – 182.
  29. Das D.P., Behera S.K.,Mohapatra S. and Behera S.K. (2017). Canned Foods: Their preservation methods and Public health implications.e-planet,15(1): 12-20.

Books (As chapter):

  1. Behera, S. K., Rajesh, J. B., SarmaKalyan, Das Gunjan and Prasad, H (2014). Preparation and Staining of blood smear for Haemoprotozoan Parasites. Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management of Haemo-parasitic Diseases. Scholar’s Press, Germany. PP 107-112 (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71132-5).
  2. Sarma K., Prasad, H., Das G., Rajesh, J. B., Behera, S. K. and Ahmed, F. A (2014).Clinico Pathological changes in Ehrlichiosis in livestock and dogs and its diagnosis and therapeutic management. Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management of Haemo-parasitic Diseases. Scholar’s Press, Germany. PP 20-38 (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71132-5).
  3. Prasad, H., SarmaKalyan, Das Gunjan, Rajesh, J. B, and Behera, S. K. (2014). Clinico Pathological changes in Babesiosis in Livestock and Dogs and its Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management. Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management of Haemo-parasitic Diseases. Scholar’s Press, Germany. PP 39-48 (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71132-5).
  4. Sarma K, Prasad, H, Das Gunjan, Rajesh, J. B., Behera, S. K and Ahmed, F. A (2014).Clinico Pathological changes in Hepatozoonoses in dogs and its diagnosis and therapeutic management. Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management of Haemo-parasitic Diseases. Scholar’s Press, Germany. PP 65-76 (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71132-5).
  5. Das, Gunjan, SarmaKalyan, Prasad, H, Rajesh, J. B and Behera, S. K (2014). Latest Concept of Anaplasmosis in Livestock and Dogs, its Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management.Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management of Haemo-parasitic Diseases. Scholar’s Press, Germany. PP 77-85 (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71132-5).
  6. Rajesh, J. B., SarmaKalyan, Das Gunjan, Prasad, H and Behera, S. K. (2014). Clinico Pathological changes in Trypanosomiasis in Livestock and Dogs and its Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management. Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management of Haemo-parasitic Diseases. Scholar’s Press, Germany. PP 86-94 (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71132-5) .
  7. Das Gunjan, SarmaKalyan, Rajesh, J. B, Prasad, H, and Behera, S. K (2014). Clinico Pathological changes in Theileriosis in Livestock and Dogs and its Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management. Diagnosis and Therapeutic Management of Haemo-parasitic Diseases. Scholar’s Press, Germany. PP 95-106 (ISBN No. 978-3-639-71132-5).