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Neuromicrobiology

Academic
The department has been closely associated with teaching programme for post-graduates in Neurology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry and Nursing departments of this Institute. In addition, it has also been recognised as a department, which runs Ph.D programme. The departmental faculty also serve as resource persons and give lectures in various National and International seminars, symposium and conferences.
For the course details,

  1. Basic and Applied Lectures: The department is actively engaged in Teaching Programmes of other departments such as Neurology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry and Nursing. Various lectures on basics of Microbiology and Immunology, diagnosis of infections of CNS (bacterial, fungal and mycobacteria), acute and chronic have been delivered to these students every year during the last five years.
  2. Brain cutting conferences: The department has been actively participating in these fortnightly conferences.
  3. Combined Mortality and Clinical Care Presentations: The department has been actively participating in this weekly meetings held every Saturday.
  4. Departmental Journal Club and Seminar: This is held weekly.

Teaching classes are taken for students of B.Sc. Nursing , Diploma in Neuro Nursing, Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing, M.Phil course in Neurosciences and Post Doctoral Fellows in Neuropathology – Project conducted by the department and report submitted by External students.

 

  • Dept Common Email:  microbio@nimhans.kar.nic.in Research Scholars/ Residents Common Email:  stu_neuromic@nimhans.kar.nic.in 
  • Evaluation and analysis of immune architecture of CNS Tuberculomas Standardization of immunological techniques for diagnosis of neurocysticercosis Development of immunodiagnostic test for neurocysticercosis Standardization of immunediagnosis of tuberculous meningitis using monoclonal antibodies and defined antigens Application of polymerase chain reaction and DNA probes of mycobacterium tuberculosis in the diagnosis of neurotuberculosis.
  • Faculty Profile Contact Us Name: Dr. Shripad A. Patil Designation: Professor & Head Areas of Research Interest:
  • Health Care 24 hours clinical microbiology take care of patient care services throughout the year by doing emergency services of all critically ill patients in the Institute. Expertise Expertise in Automated facilities, molecular biology, immunology and kit based ELISA tests for infectious diseases of the central nervous system. Special Equipments

Group articles

Contact Us

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Dept Common Email: 
 microbio@nimhans.kar.nic.in 
Research Scholars/ Residents 
Common Email: 

stu_neuromic@nimhans.kar.nic.in 

Address: 
Department of Neuromicrobiology 
NIMHANS 
Hosur Road 
Bangalore - 560029, India 
Phone: +91-80-26995144

Research

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  • Evaluation and analysis of immune architecture of CNS Tuberculomas
  • Standardization of immunological techniques for diagnosis of neurocysticercosis Development of immunodiagnostic test for neurocysticercosis
  • Standardization of immunediagnosis of tuberculous meningitis using monoclonal antibodies and defined antigens
  • Application of polymerase chain reaction and DNA probes of mycobacterium tuberculosis in the diagnosis of neurotuberculosis.
  • A co-ordinated research program on immune diagnosis of TBM using TIA and ELISA methods.

Faculty Profile

English

Faculty Profile Contact Us

Name:

Dr. Shripad A. Patil

Designation:

Professor & Head

Areas of Research Interest:

Health Care

English

Health Care

24 hours clinical microbiology take care of patient care services throughout the year by doing emergency services of all critically ill patients in the Institute.

Expertise

Expertise in Automated facilities, molecular biology, immunology and kit based ELISA tests for infectious diseases of the central nervous system.

Special Equipments