PRATHIPA, A.

Designation and address
Assistant Professor, Department of Wildlife Science,
Madras Veterinary College, Chennai – 600 007

Qualifications
M.V.Sc. (Wildlife Sciences)

Contact
T : +91-44-25360700
M: +91-9176528486
E: prathipa[dot]a[at]tanuvas[dot]ac[dot]in

Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Wildlife Sciences
Specializing field : Avian Medicine
Current Projects
• Sex determination in Psittacines by amplification of CHD gene using PCR (TANUVAS Research Corpus Fund)
Completed Projects
  • Sex determination in Psittacines by amplification of CHD gene using PCR – Principal Investigator, Budget outlay – Rs 2,25,000, Funding Agency – TANUVAS Research Corpus Fund
Recent Research Publications
  1. Prathipa, A., S. Gomathinayagam, K. Senthilkumar, M. Palanivelrajan, C. Niranjana and M.G. Jayathangaraj, 2015. Endoparasitic Infection in Indian House Crow (Corvus splendens). ZOO's PRINT, Volume XXX (2) 16-17
  2. A.Prathipa, M.G.Jayathangaraj, S.Gomathinayagam and A.Thangavelu , 2013. Feather mites of Captive Psittacine Birds in Major Zoos of India. Indian Veterinary Journal, Vol.90;No.12; 92
  3. A.Prathipa, M.G.Jayathangaraj, S.Gomathinayagam and A.Thangavelu, 2013. Endoparasites of Captive Psittacine Birds in Major Zoos of India. Indian Veterinary Journal, Vol.90;No.12; 90
  4. M.Palanivelrajan, A.Prathipa, A.Senthilkumar and M.G.Jayathangaraj, 2015. Therapeutic Management of Arthritis in a Temple Elephant (Elephas maximus). Journal of Wildlife Research, 3(2):19-20
  5. A.Prathipa, M.G.Jayathangaraj, S.Gomathinayagam and A.Thangavelu, 2014.Feather mites of Psittacine birds. International Journal of Veterinary Science. 4(1):30-32
  6. A Prathipa, K Senthilkumar, S Gomathinayagam and M G Jayathangaraj, 2014.Ethno-Veterinary Treatment of Acariasis Infestation in Rat Snake (Ptyas mucosa) Using Herbal Mixture. International Journal of Veterinary Science. 3(2):61-64
Honours & Awards

National :

  • Co-Authored a book entitled "Multi-lingual book for medical conversation", 2014 and it features in the Literature chapter of "Limca Book of Records-2016".

International :

  • Certificate for Best Poster presentation for the abstract "Ethno-Veterinary treatment of Acariasis (Tick infestation) in Rat snake (Ptyas mucosa) using herbal mixture" in the International Conference on "Holistic approaches for combating anthelmintic resistance-an update" at Madras Veterinary College, Chennai.