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Dr. Jyothi E. K.

Scientist 'C'
Phone :
0471-2524-512
Academic Qualifications

PhD in Neuromicrobiology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore . 2015

MSc Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calicut, 2008

BSc Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calicut, 2006

Professional Record

Scientist C, Dept of Microbiology, SCTIMST, Trivandrum. August 2018

Program Manager, The Accelerator program for Discovery in Brain disorders using Stem cells (ADBS), NIMHANS, Bangalore. 2018

Consultant/ Technical Coordinator, Paediatric CBNAAT project (Bangalore, Guwahati, Indore, Nagpur, Surat, and Vizag): Accelerating access to quality TB diagnosis for paediatric cases, Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND India). 2017

Product Specialist, Tuberculosis Franchise and Women?s Health (South India), QIAGEN India. 2015

Honors

First Rank, MSc Medical Microbiology (Faculty of Medicine), University of Calicut 2008

Post Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship, UGC 2006

First Rank, BSc Medical Microbiology (Faculty of Medicine), University of Calicut 2006

Awards

Best Paper Award for "Evaluation of the Genotype MTBDRplus assay for Rifampicin and Isoniazid susceptibility testing using direct cerebrospinal fluid samples" at Annual Conference and CME, Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists (KC), Mangalore. 23-24th February, 2013.

Best Poster Award for "Multifaceted Study of Cryptococcus neoformans to Annotate its Genome, host-pathogen relation and Signalling" at the International symposium on "Proteomics beyond IDs" and 4th annual meeting of Proteomics Society of India, 22-24th November, 2012 (as Co-author).

Area of Interest

Neuroinfections, Clinical microbiology, Clinical proteomics, Tuberculosis, Molecular diagnosis

Fellowships

Senior Research Fellowship, ICMR. 2011

Junior Research Fellowship, ICMR. 2009

Membership

Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists (IAMM)

Publications
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Kaviyil JE, Ravikumar R., Diagnosis of Tuberculous Meningitis: Current Scenario from a Tertiary Neurocare Centre in India., Ind J Tubercuosis, 2017, 64(3):183-188, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=indian+journal+of+tuberculosis%C2%A02017+Jul%3B+64(3)%3A183-188.
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Datta KK, Patil A H, Patel K, Dey G, Madugundu AK, Renuse S, Kaviyil JE, Nirujogi RS, Arunima A, Daswani B, Kaur I, Mohanty J, Sinha R, Jaiswal S, Sivapriya S, Sonnathi Y, Chattoo BB, Gowda H, Ravikum, Proteogenomics of Candida tropicalis - an opportunistic pathogen with importance for global health., OMICS: A Journal of Integrative Biology, 2016, 20(4): 239-47, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4840825/
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Uppu DSSM, Manjunath GB, Yarlagadda V, Kaviyil JE, Ravikumar R, Paramanandham K, Shome BR, Haldar J, Membrane-Active Macromolecules Resensitize NDM-1 Gram-Negative Clinical Isolates to Tetracycline Antibiotics., PLoS ONE , 2015, 10(3):e0119422, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4366164/
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Shenoy AK, Jyothi EK, Ravikumar R., Phenotypic identification and molecular detection of blaNDM-1 gene in multidrug resistant Gram negative bacilli in a tertiary care centre, Ind J Med Res , 2014, 139:625-31, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4078503/
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Selvan LDN, Renuse S, Jyothi EK, Sharma J, Pinto SM, Yelamanchi SD, Puttamallesh VN, Ravikumar R, Pandey A, Prasad TSK, Harsha HC, Phosphoproteome of Cryptococcus neoformans, J Proteomics, 2014, .97: 28795, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23851311
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Selvan LDN, Kaviyil JE, Nirujogi RS, Muthusamy B, Puttamallesh VN, Subbannayya T, Syed N, Radhakrishnan A, Kelkar DS, Ahmad S, Pinto SM, Kumar P, Madugundu AK, Nair B, Chatterjee A, Pandey A, Ravikuma, Proteogenomic analysis of pathogenic yeast Cryptococcus neoformans using high resolution mass spectrometry, Clin Proteomics, 2014, 11(1):5, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3915034/
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Ravikumar R, Jyothi EK, Nanda Kumar BS, Murthy MMR, Efficacy of air disinfection devices in controlling atmospheric microflora in enclosed health care settings, J Evol Med Dent Sc., 2012, 1(5):715-22, https://jemds.com/latest-articles.php?at_id=241
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Ravikumar R, Jyothi EK, Dutta BS, Vidyasagar K, Nandan TM, Ashalatha G, Infections by multidrug resistant organisms in a Neurosurgical and Neuropsychiatric care centre and the changing antimicrobial susceptibility patterns, J Evol Med Dent Sc., 2012, 1(4):445-52, https://jemds.com/latest-articles.php?at_id=180