Dr. A. K. Mishra

MSc, PhD (Entomology)


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     Research Interests

  • Applied field research work on malaria epidemiology

  • Vector biology and control especially in tribal, forested difficult areas.

  • Actively engaged in various laboratory and field activities i.e. Mosquito collections, dissections, bioassays, evaluation trials, Insecticide resistance, Immunological assays for sporozoite detection in mosquito etc

Current Research Projects

  • Phase III evaluation of Deltamethrin 62.5 SC-PE long lasting indoor residual spraying against An. culicifacies, the vector of malaria in India. Funding: ICMR (Bayer Crop Science), 2017-18

  • Bionomics of Malaria Vector - sibling species composition and to establish their role in malaria transmission in Madhya Pradesh. Funding: ICMR Taskforce, 2017-18

  • Monitoring of insecticide resistance in malaria vectors in Madhya Pradesh state. Funding: ICMR Taskforce, 2017-18

  • Malaria elimination in Mandla district of Madhya pradesh  (A public-private-partnership (ppp) project. Funding: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, 2017-22.

  • Study on HRP2 and HRP3 gene in Plasmodium falciparum parasites from 8 endemic districts in Odisha: A prospective evaluation, 2017-18. Funding Tata Trust