Faculty neurovirology




Areas of Interest

Dr. V. Ravi

Phone: 91-80-26995126

Email: virusravi@gmail.com

Senior Professor 

Public health virology, Japanese encephalitis, Acute encephalitis syndrome, Development of indigenous kits, antiretroviral therapy, immunology and pathogenesis of viral infections of CNS, psychoneuroimmunology

Dr. Anita S Desai


Email: anitasdesai@gmail.com

Professor and Head

Diagnosis and molecular epidemiology of viral infections, virus-host interactions, public health virology, acute encephalitis syndrome and HIV

Dr. Reeta S Mani


Email: drreeta@gmail.com

Additional Professor

Molecular diagnosis of infections of central nervous system, Diagnostic and preventive aspects of Rabies, Acute encephalitis syndrome, Pandemic (H1N1) Influenza, Emerging viral infections

Dr. Manjunatha M V


Email: manjuvswamy@gmail.com

Assistant Professor

Diagnosis of viral infections of the nervous system, Immune Markers for clinical progression of HIV infection, NKT cell based adjuvants for anti-viral vaccines, Immune dysregulation in neurological and psychiatric disorders.