- Phylogenetic studies reveal existence of multiple lineages of a single genotype of DENV-1 (genotype III) in India during 1956-2007Himani Kukreti
National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Delhi, India
Virol J 6:1. 2009..For comparison, we retrieved 11 other Indian and 70 global reference sequences from NCBI database, making sure that Indian and global isolates from all decades are available for comparative analysis...
- Safety and immunogenicity of the intradermal Thai red cross (2-2-2-0-1-1) post exposure vaccination regimen in the Indian population using purified chick embryo cell rabies vaccineMala Chhabra
National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Sham Nath Marg, New Delhi 110 054, India
Indian J Med Microbiol 23:24-8. 2005....
- Development and evaluation of an in vitro isolation of street rabies virus in mouse neuroblastoma cells as compared to conventional tests used for diagnosis of rabiesM Chhabra
WHO Collaborating Centre for Rabies Epidemiology National Institute of Communicable Diseases, New Delhi 110 054, India
Indian J Med Microbiol 25:263-6. 2007..RTCIT appears to be a fast and reliable alternative to MIT and holds promise in antemortem diagnosis of rabies, which is otherwise, a challenging task for a reference laboratory...
- Chikungunya fever: a re-emerging viral infectionM Chhabra
National Institute of Communicable Diseases, 22, Sham Nath Marg, New Delhi 110 054, India
Indian J Med Microbiol 26:5-12. 2008..These have been discussed in detail along with the major challenges that the country faced during the current outbreak...
- Continued persistence of a single genotype of dengue virus type-3 (DENV-3) in Delhi, India since its re-emergence over the last decadeHimani Kukreti
Division of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Delhi, India
J Microbiol Immunol Infect 43:53-61. 2010..Its evolving phylogeny over the past decade has not been studied in detail as yet...
- The first dominant co-circulation of both dengue and chikungunya viruses during the post-monsoon period of 2010 in Delhi, IndiaP Singh
Division of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, National Centre for Disease Control 22, Sham Nath Marg, Delhi, India
Epidemiol Infect 140:1337-42. 2012..DENV-1 genotype III and the East Central South African genotype of CHIKV were associated with post-monsoon spread of these viruses...
- Human rabies in DelhiMala Chhabra
Zoonosis Division, National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Sham Nath Marg, Delhi, India
Indian J Pediatr 71:217-20. 2004..Analysis of human rabies cases admitted in Infectious Diseases Hospital, Delhi during the course of one year was undertaken to understand the epidemiology of rabies...
- Investigation of an outbreak of chikungunya in Malegaon Municipal areas of Nasik district, Maharashtra (India) and its controlKaushal Kumar
Centre for Medical Entomology and Vector Management, National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Delhi, India
J Vector Borne Dis 45:157-63. 2008..An entomological and epidemiological investigation was carried out in the affected villages during the outbreak to study the possible causes of the outbreak and to isolate the virus responsible...
- Knowledge, attitude and practices about animal bites and rabies in general community--a multi-centric studyR L Ichhpujani
WHO Collaborating Centre for Rabies Epidemiology, National Institute of Communicable Diseases, 22 Sham Nath Marg, Delhi 110 054
J Commun Dis 38:355-61. 2006..KAP study suggests that there is need to create awareness amongst the masses regarding epidemiology of the disease and merits of prompt and appropriate post exposure treatment through enhanced IEC activities...
- Comparative evaluation of commonly used laboratory tests for post-mortem diagnosis of rabiesMala Chhabra
WHO Collaborating Centre for Rabies Epidemiology, National Institute of Communicable Diseases, 22 Sham Nath Marg, Delhi
Indian J Pathol Microbiol 48:190-3. 2005....
- Immunogenicity of purified chick embryo cell anti-rabies vaccine in post-exposure treatment of animal bite casesMohan Bhardwaj
National Institute of Communicable Diseases, 22 Shamnath Marg, Delhi 110 054
J Commun Dis 34:40-2. 2002..The results indicated that there was no need of routine anti-rabies antibody monitoring in healthy individuals receiving post-exposure prophylaxis in recommended doses of vaccine...
- Animal bites: the current management guidelinesMala Chhabra
Zoonosis Division, National Institute of Communicable Diseases NICD, Dte General of Health Services, 22 Sham Nath Marg, Delhi 110 054
Indian J Pediatr 70:S11-6. 2003..There are no uniform guidelines for management of animal bite cases in India. In this article an attempt is made to discuss various aspects of animal bite management...