भाकृअप - केंद्रीय बकरी अनुसंधान संस्थान

ICAR - Central Institute for Research on Goats

An ISO 9001:2008 Certified Institution

Animal Health Division

Mandate :

Development of preventive and control measures and package of practices for economically important diseases of goat.

  • To reduce significant losses in goat production on account of Diseases
  • To determine incidence of major goat diseases in country
  • To develop diagnostic tests for goat diseases.
  • To formulate preventive strategies for goat diseases
  • To find out cost effective treatment to reduce the cost of health coverage
Significant Achievements
  • Formalin killed whole cell polyvalent vaccine was developed against ETEC E.coli.
  • Preventive Health Technology was developed and used in the field for control of goat diseases.
  • DOT-ELISA kit (BRUCHECK) was developed for detection of Brucellosis.
  • Latex agglutination (SPOT TEST) and ELISA tests were developed for diagnosis of goat Mycoplasmosis, using native isolate.
  • PCR test for group and species specific detection of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp capri causing CCPP was developed.
  • Indigenous diagnostic kits such as Microscopic examination kit, Plate ELISA kit,Culture test kit,IS 900 PCR kit,Dot ELISA kit were developed.
  • Inactivated vaccine for Johne’s Disease for goats and sheep was developed.
  • Herbal ectoparasiticidal drug(ALQUIT®) for animals was developed and commercialized.
  • Anti-dirrhoeal and anti-coccidial herbal drugs were developed.
Name of the Scientist Designation Discipline E-mail address EPBAX No. View
1 Dr. Ashok Kumar Veterinary Medicine Principal Scientist & Head of Department ashok.kumar11@icar.gov.in 127 View
2 Dr. Anu Rahal Veterinary Pharmacology Principal Scientist anu.rahal@icar.gov.in 129 View
3 Dr. K. Gururaj Veterinary Microbiology Senior Scientist k.gururaj@icar.gov.in 132 View
4 Dr. A. K. Mishra Veterinary Microbiology Senior.Scientist anil.mishra@icar.gov.in 131 View
5 Dr.Nitika Sharma Veterinary Medicine Senior Scientist nitika.sharma@icar.gov.in 130 View