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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Principal Scientist (Retired)
Institution
Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Cochin ( CMFRI)
Post Box No. 1603, Ernakulam North P.O. Cochin 682018
Address
Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Cochin Post Box No. 1603, Ernakulam North P.O.
Cochin
Kerala
682018
India
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Nationality India
Tel 919746836111
Email
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Natural Resource Management
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Pollution , Limnology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Pollution , Limnology
Research Activities Nutrient cycling, bacteria involved in nutrient cycling, decomposition of organic matter, environmental impact assessment, shrimp culture in inland-saline areas
Research Region 46
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise Research and teaching aquaculture, aquatic microbiology, nutrient cycling, waste recycling, biofertilisation, pollution management, shrimp farming in inland-saline areas, etc.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Chandra PURUSHOTHAMAN)

Raizada, S., Purushothaman, C. S., Sharma, V. K., Harikrishna, V., Rahman, M., Agrahari, R. K., Hassan, J., Venugopal, G. and Kumar, A. [2014] Survival and growth of tiger shrimp (Penaeus monodon) in inland saline water supplemented with potassium. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India, Section B Biological Sciences, DOI: 10.1007/s40011-014-0372-1
Vidya, R., Paria, A., Deepika, A., Sreedharan, K., Makesh, M., Purushothaman, C. S., Chaudhari, A., Babu, P. G. and Rajendran, K. V. [2014] Toll-like receptors of mud crab, Scylla serrata: Molecular characterization, ontogeny and functional expression analysis following ligand exposure, and bacterial and viral infections. Molecular Biology Reports, 41, 6865-6877
Lekshmi, M. N., Kumar, R. R., Purushothaman, C. S., Parik, P., Sandeep, K. P., Pandey, P. K., Sreekanth, G. B. and Singh, N. P. [2014] Development of lignocellulolytic microbial consortium for the production of organic manures from agricultural wastes. Journal of Aquatic Biology and Fisheries, 2, 324-328
Bhat, A., Paria, A., Deepika, A., Sreedharan, K., Makesh, M., Bedekar, M. K., Purushothaman, C. S., and Rajendran, K. V. [2014.]Molecular cloning, characterisation and expression analysis of melanoma differentiation associated gene 5 (MDA5) of green chromide, Etroplus suratensis. Gene, 12/2014, DOI: 10.1016/j.gene.2014.12.028
Pushpa, K., Gireesh-Babu, P., Rajendran, K. V., Purushothaman, C. S., Dasgupta, S. and Makesh, M. [2014] Molecular cloning, sequencing and tissue-level expression of Complement C3 of Labeo rohita (Hamilton, 1822). Fish and Shellfish Immunity, 40, 319-330
Jayasiri, H. B., Purushothaman, C. S. and Vennila, A. [2014] Occurrence of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in beached plastic pellets from Mumbai Coast, India. Journal of Tropical Forestry and Environment, 4(1), 61-73
Markande, A. R., Mikaelyan, A., Nayak, B. B., Patel, K. D., Vachharajani, N. B., Vennila, A., Rajendran, K. V. and Purushothaman, C.S. [2014] Analysis of midgut bacterial community structure of Neanthes chilkaensis from polluted mudflats of Gorai, Mumbai, India. Advances in Microbiology, 4, 906-918
Purushothaman, C. S., Raizada, S., Sharma, V. K., Harikrishna, V., Venugopal, G., Agrahari, R. K., Rahaman, M., Hasan, J. and Kumar, A. [2014] Production of tiger shrimp (Penaeus monodon) in potassium supplemented inland saline sub-surface water. Journal of Applied Aquaculture, 26(1), 84-93
Kumar, K., Prasad, K. P., Tripathi, G., Raman, R. P., Kumar, S., Tembhurne, M. and Purushothaman, C. S. [2014.]Isolation, Identification and pathogenicity of a virulent Aeromonas jandaei associated with mortality of farmed Pangasianodon hypophthalmus, in India. Israeli Journal of Aquaculture ? Bamidgeh, 01/2014, 7:7
Lini, R. M., Kurcheti, P. P., Babu, P. G. and Purushothaman, C. S. [2013] Effect of Aeromonas hydrophila infection on Caspace-3 expression and activity in rohu, Labeo rohita. Aquaculture Research and Development, 4, 200, http//dx.doi.og/10.4172/2155-9546 1000200
Sandeep, K. P., Shukla, S. P., Harikrishna, V., Muralidhar, A. P., Vennila, A., Purushothaman, C. S. and Kumar, R. R. [2013] Utilization of inland saline water for Spirulina cultivation. Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination 3(4): 346-356
Paria, A., Greeshma, S. S., Chaudhari, A., Makesh, M., Purushothaman, C. S. and Rajendran, K. V. [2013] Nonspecific effect of double-stranded (ds) DNA on prophenoloxidase (proPO) exposure in Penaeus monodon. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 169, 281-289
Saravanan, K., Rajendran, K.V., Chaudhari, A., Purushothaman, C.S. and Makesh, M. [2013] Partial characterization and tissue-specific expression profile of immunoglobulin M heavy chain gene in rohu, Labeo rohita (Hamilton, 1822). Indian Journal of Animal Science, 83(4), 438-443
Ranjith, L., Shukla, S. P., Vennila, A. and Purushothaman, C. S. [2013] Growth performance of Spirulina (Anthrospira) platensis in a low cost medium: An assessment. Acta Biologica Indica, 2 (1), 335-342
Kumar, B., Deepika, A., Arumugam, M., Mullainadhan, P., Makesh, M., Tripathi, G., Purushothaman, C. S. and Rajendran, K. V. [2013] Microscopic and cytochemical characterisation of haemocytes of the mud crab Scylla serrata (Forskål, 1775) (Decapoda, Portunidae). Crustaceana, 86(10),1234-1249
Jayasiri, S. B., Purushothaman,C. S. and Vennila, A. [2013] Quantitative analysis of plastic debris on recreational beaches in Mumbai, India. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 77, 107-112
Lianthuamluaia, Landge, A. T., Purushothaman, C. S., Deshmukhe, G. and ramteke, K. K. [2013] Assessment of seasonal variations of water quality parameters of Savitri reservoir, Poladpur, Raigad District, Maharashtra. The Bioscan, 8(4), 1337-1342
Kumar, K., Prasad, K. P., Raman, R. P., Kumar, S. and Purushothaman, C. S. [2013] Association of Enterobacter cloacae in the mortality of Pangasianodon hypophthalmus (Sauvage, 1878) reared in culture pond in Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 60(3), 147-149
Jayasiri, H. B., Vennila, A. and Purushothaman, C. S. [2013] Spatial and temporal variability of metals in inter-tidal beach sediment of Mumbai, India. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 186(2), 1101-1111
Pahalawattaarachchi, V., Purushothaman, C. S. and Vennila, A. [2012] Metal status of water in mangrove ecosystem of Maharashtra coast, India Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences, 41, 359-368
Kumar, B., Deepika, A., Makesh, M., Purushothaman, C. S. and Rajendran, K. V. [2012[] Production and characterization of monoclonal antibodies to the hemocytes of mud crab, Scylla serrata Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 111, 86-89
Sharma, R., Venkateshvaran, K. and Purushothaman, C. S. [2011] Bioaccumulation and depuration of paralytic shellfish toxin in Perna viridis and Meretrix meretrix from Mumbai, India. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 40, 542-549
Kumar, T. S., Krishnan, P., Makesh, M., Chaudhari, A., Purushothaman, C. S. and Rajendran, K. V. [2011] Natural host-range and experimental transmission of Laem-Singh virus (LSNV) Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 96, 21-7
Aanand, S., Purushothaman, C. S., Pal, A. K. and Rajendran, K. V. [2010] Toxicological studies on the effect of copper, lead and zinc on selected enzymes in the adductor muscle and intestinal diverticula of the green mussel Perna viridis Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 39, 299-302
Pahalawattaarachchi, V., Purushothaman, C. S. and Vennila, A. [2009] Metal bioremediation potential of Rhizophora mucronata (Lam.) Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 38, 178-183
George, J., Purushothaman, C. S. and Shouche, Y. S. [2008] Isolation and characterization of sulphate-reducing bacteria Desulfovibrio vulgaris from Vajreshwari thermal springs in Maharashtra, India World Journal of Microbiology Biotechnology, 24, 681-685
Agrahari, R. K., Varshney, P. K., Purushothaman, C. S. and Padmanabhan [2006] Heavy metals in certain commercially important finfish off Mahim in Mumbai coastal waters Journal of Indian Fisheries Association, 33, 135-139
Ali, S., Purushothaman, C. S. and Jaiswar, A. K. [2005] A preliminary study on richness, diversity and evenness of decapod crustaceans off Mumbai Journal of Marine Biological Association of India, 47, 205-207
Sharma, R., Venkateshvaran, K. and Purushothaman, C. S. [2005] Lenghth-weight relationship and condition factor of Perna viridis (Linnaeus, 1758) and Meretrix meretrix (Linnaeus, 1758) from Mumbai waters Journal of Indian Fisheries Association, 32, 157-163
Purushothaman, C. S. and K. Dhevendaran [2004] Alkaline-phosphatase producing bacteria in a brackishwater lagoon on the southwest coast of India Journal of Inland Fisheries Society India, 36, 1-6
Aanand, S., Rajendran, K. V., Purushothaman, C. S., Saharan, N. and Venkateshvaran, K. [2003] Copper, zinc, iron and manganese in sediments, and in the rock oyster Saccostrea cuccullata in Mumbai coast Journal of Indian Fisheries Association, 30, 23-29
Barik, S. K., Purushothaman, C. S. and Mohanty, A. N. [2001] Phosphatase activity with reference to bacteria and phosphorus in tropical freshwater aquaculture pond systems Aquaculture Research, 32, 819-832
Jayasiri, S. B., Purushothaman, C. S. and Vennila, A.[2013[. Plastic litter accumulation on high-water strandline of urban beaches in Mumbai, India. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 185(9), 7709-7719


Created: 2010-07-02 Last Updated: 2016-06-17 by Chandra PURUSHOTHAMAN