Kamaraju Raghavendra

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Biological control of mosquito populations through frogs: opportunities & constrains
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 128:22-5. 2008
  2. pmc Effectiveness and durability of Interceptor® long-lasting insecticidal nets in a malaria endemic area of central India
    Rajendra M Bhatt
    National Institute of Malaria Research Field Unit, Raipur 492015, India
    Malar J 11:189. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Field evaluation of lambda-cyhalothrin (ICON 10 CS) indoor residual spraying against Anopheles culicifacies in India
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, New Delhi, India
    J Vector Borne Dis 48:18-26. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Laboratory studies on mosquito larvicidal efficacy of aqueous & hexane extracts of dried fruit of Solanum nigrum Linn
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 130:74-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Malaria vector control: from past to future
    Kamaraju Raghavendra
    Vector Control Division, National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, Sector 8, Dwarka, New Delhi, 110 077, India
    Parasitol Res 108:757-79. 2011
  6. pmc Chlorfenapyr: a new insecticide with novel mode of action can control pyrethroid resistant malaria vectors
    Kamaraju Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Sector 8, Dwarka, New Delhi 110 077, India
    Malar J 10:16. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Multiplex PCR assay and phylogenetic analysis of sequences derived from D2 domain of 28S rDNA distinguished members of the Anopheles culicifacies complex into two groups, A/D and B/C/E
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, 22 Shamnath Marg, 110054 Delhi, India
    Infect Genet Evol 9:271-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of the pyrrole insecticide chlorfenapyr for the control of Culex quinquefasciatus Say
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, ICMR, Dwarka, New Delhi, India
    Acta Trop 118:50-5. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Development of larval thermotolerance and its impact on adult susceptibility to malathion insecticide and Plasmodium vivax infection in Anopheles stephensi
    Kamaraju Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Sector 8, Dwarka, New Delhi, 110077, India
    Parasitol Res 107:1291-7. 2010
  10. pmc Reduced susceptibility to selected synthetic pyrethroids in urban malaria vector Anopheles stephensi: a case study in Mangalore city, South India
    Satyanarayan Tiwari
    National Institute of Malaria Research, ICMR Complex, Poojanahalli, Kannamangala Post, Devanahalli, Bangalore, 562110, Karnataka, India
    Malar J 9:179. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Biological control of mosquito populations through frogs: opportunities & constrains
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 128:22-5. 2008
    ..However, frogs cannot be used as an independent intervention for disease vector control and more research is needed to use them effectively for mosquito control...
  2. pmc Effectiveness and durability of Interceptor® long-lasting insecticidal nets in a malaria endemic area of central India
    Rajendra M Bhatt
    National Institute of Malaria Research Field Unit, Raipur 492015, India
    Malar J 11:189. 2012
    ..Its durability, washing practices and usage pattern by the community was also assessed up to a period of three years...
  3. ncbi request reprint Field evaluation of lambda-cyhalothrin (ICON 10 CS) indoor residual spraying against Anopheles culicifacies in India
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, New Delhi, India
    J Vector Borne Dis 48:18-26. 2011
    ..i./m2) in Tumkur district, Karnataka; vs deltamethrin IRS (2.5% WP-20 mg a.i./m2) in Dharmapuri district; and vs lambda-cyhalothrin (10 WP-25 mg a.i./m2) in Ramanathapuram district, Tamil Nadu, India...
  4. ncbi request reprint Laboratory studies on mosquito larvicidal efficacy of aqueous & hexane extracts of dried fruit of Solanum nigrum Linn
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 130:74-7. 2009
    ..culicifacies species C, An. stephensi, Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti to assess the possibility for use of these extracts for their control...
  5. doi request reprint Malaria vector control: from past to future
    Kamaraju Raghavendra
    Vector Control Division, National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, Sector 8, Dwarka, New Delhi, 110 077, India
    Parasitol Res 108:757-79. 2011
    ..This review article raises issues associated with the present-day vector control strategies and state opportunities with a focus on ongoing research and recent advances to enable to sustain the gains achieved so far...
  6. pmc Chlorfenapyr: a new insecticide with novel mode of action can control pyrethroid resistant malaria vectors
    Kamaraju Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Sector 8, Dwarka, New Delhi 110 077, India
    Malar J 10:16. 2011
    ..In the present study, chlorfenapyr was evaluated against Anopheles culicifacies and Anopheles stephensi for its possible use in vector control...
  7. doi request reprint Multiplex PCR assay and phylogenetic analysis of sequences derived from D2 domain of 28S rDNA distinguished members of the Anopheles culicifacies complex into two groups, A/D and B/C/E
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, 22 Shamnath Marg, 110054 Delhi, India
    Infect Genet Evol 9:271-7. 2009
    ..culicifacies sibling species diverged relatively recently in evolutionary terms despite their considerable differences in bionomics...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of the pyrrole insecticide chlorfenapyr for the control of Culex quinquefasciatus Say
    K Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, ICMR, Dwarka, New Delhi, India
    Acta Trop 118:50-5. 2011
    ..quinquefasciatus also...
  9. doi request reprint Development of larval thermotolerance and its impact on adult susceptibility to malathion insecticide and Plasmodium vivax infection in Anopheles stephensi
    Kamaraju Raghavendra
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Sector 8, Dwarka, New Delhi, 110077, India
    Parasitol Res 107:1291-7. 2010
    ..Similarly, the oocyst rate was relatively more in adults that emerged from larvae pre-adapted at 40┬░C as compared to adults that emerged from thermally non-adapted larvae and with lower oocyst load...
  10. pmc Reduced susceptibility to selected synthetic pyrethroids in urban malaria vector Anopheles stephensi: a case study in Mangalore city, South India
    Satyanarayan Tiwari
    National Institute of Malaria Research, ICMR Complex, Poojanahalli, Kannamangala Post, Devanahalli, Bangalore, 562110, Karnataka, India
    Malar J 9:179. 2010
    ..A study was undertaken in a malaria endemic coastal city Mangalore, Karnataka, South India, against the known malaria vector Anopheles stephensi...
  11. pmc Larvicidal activity of neem oil (Azadirachta indica) formulation against mosquitoes
    Virendra K Dua
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Field Unit, Sector III, BHEL, Hardwar, India
    Malar J 8:124. 2009
    ..Azadirachta indica (Meliaceae) and its derived products have shown a variety of insecticidal properties. The present paper discusses the larvicidal activity of neem-based biopesticide for the control of mosquitoes...
  12. pmc Malaria in India: the center for the study of complex malaria in India
    Aparup Das
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi, India
    Acta Trop 121:267-73. 2012
    ..We hope that such a multidisciplinary approach that integrates clinical and field studies with laboratory, molecular, and genomic methods will provide a powerful combination for malaria control and prevention in India...
  13. doi request reprint Efficacy of permethrin treated long-lasting insecticidal nets on malaria transmission and observations on the perceived side effects, collateral benefits and human safety in a hyperendemic tribal area of Orissa, India
    Surya K Sharma
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Field Station, Rourkela 769002, Orissa, India
    Acta Trop 112:181-7. 2009
    ..The study showed that Olyset nets are effective personal protection tool that can be used in a community based intervention programme...
  14. doi request reprint Efficacy of culture filtrates of Metarhizium anisopliae against larvae of Anopheles stephensi and Culex quinquefasciatus
    Suman Sundar Mohanty
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Indian Council of Medical Research, 22 Sham Nath Marg, Delhi, India
    J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 35:1199-202. 2008
    ..quinquefasciatus except in two cases. This is the first report of efficacy of culture filtrates produced by M. anisopliae in chitin broth against mosquitoes and have potential as a biological control agent of mosquitoes...
  15. pmc Analysis of population genetic structure of Indian Anopheles culicifacies species A using microsatellite markers
    Sujatha Sunil
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Sector 8, Dwarka, New Delhi 110 077, India
    Parasit Vectors 6:166. 2013
    ..In view of the importance of this vector, we developed and validated a set of microsatellite markers and the same were used to analyze the population genetic structure of five different geographical populations of An. culicifacies A...
  16. ncbi request reprint Observations on sporozoite detection in naturally infected sibling species of the Anopheles culicifacies complex and variant of Anopheles stephensi in India
    Susanta Kumar Ghosh
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Epidemic Diseases Hospital, Bangalore, India
    J Biosci 33:333-6. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint Efficacy of female Culex quinquefasciatus with entomopathogenic fungus Fusarium pallidoroseum
    Suman Sundar Mohanty
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Indian Council of Medical Research, 22 Sham Nath Marg, Delhi 110054, India
    Parasitol Res 103:171-4. 2008
    ..The LT50 of F. pallidoroseum was 2.08 days for 4 h exposure to C. quinquefasciatus. Results of the present study confirm that F. pallidoroseum is one of the alternative biological control agents of adult mosquitoes...
  18. pmc Determination of nitric oxide metabolites, nitrate and nitrite, in Anopheles culicifacies mosquito midgut and haemolymph by anion exchange high-performance liquid chromatography: plausible mechanism of refractoriness
    Arun Sharma
    Protein Biochemistry Laboratory, National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, 22 Sham Nath Marg, Delhi 110 054, India
    Malar J 7:71. 2008
    ..NO metabolites, nitrite (NO2-) and nitrate (NO3-) are produced by the action of an inducible Anopheles culicifacies NO synthase (AcNOS) in mosquito mid-guts and may be central to anti-parasitic arsenal of these mosquitoes...