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Name:Dr. S. Nagarathna
Designation:Professor and Head
Areas of Research Interest:CSF cell analysis, cytological studies and bacterial isolation in pyogenic infections of the brain. Delineating cryptococcal meningitis in AIDS patients with clinical correlation; a study of mortality and morbidity. Rapid modes of isolation of M.tuberculosis, molecular typing of Cryptococci and molecular diagnosis of Neurotoxoplasmosis, Neuroleptospirosis.
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Contact Phone :+91-080-26995153 (O)
Email:nagarathnachandrashekar@gmail.com
Name:Dr. R. Ravikumar, MD
Designation:Professor
Areas of Research Interest:Opportunistic bacterial, parasitic, fungal and protozoal infections like tuberculosis, toxoplasmosis, amoebic encephalitis and other neuroinfections in immunocompromised individual.
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Contact Phone :+91-080-26995726 (O)
Email:ravikumarblr@nimhans.ac.in
Name:Dr. Shripad A. Patil PhD
Designation:Professor
Areas of Research Interest:Immunology of autoimmune diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system including leprosy. Development of immuno diagnostics for chronic infectious diseases of CNS with special reference to TB meningitis and Neurocysticercosis.
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+91-080-26995152 (P) &

+91-080-26995151 (O)

Email:spatil@nimhans.ac.in
Name:Dr. H. B. Veena Kumari M.D
Designation:Professor
Areas of Research Interest:Isoslation and molecular analysis of microbial strains isolated from hospital infections in a neurosurgery and ICU set up of NIMHANS. Standardization of hospital infections surveillance system.
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Contact Phone :+91-080-26995166 (O)
Email:vkumari@nimhans.kar.nic.in
Dept Common Email: 
 microbiology@nimhans.ac.in 
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Department of Neuromicrobiology
NIMHANS
Hosur Road
Bangalore – 560029, India
Phone: +91-80-26995151