Principal Investigator:Dr. B. Ganesh – Scientist - D
Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, Government of India [DST-JSPS]
This research proposal was submitted for the bilateral Joint Research Project under the India-Japan Cooperative Science Programme (IJCSP) between the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Ministry of Science & Technology. Government of India, New Delhi and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) to promote bilateral scientific collaboration between Indian and Japanese scientists. The project was approved in principle for joint funding from DST-JSPS. HMSC has approved this project and awaiting for release of fund from the Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India. Recently, Prof. Dr. Nobumichi Kobayashi, Professor & Head, Department of Hygiene, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan (the Japanese counterpart as part of this bilateral project) has visited our institute (ICMR-National Institute of Epidemiology, Chennai) on 20th March 2019 (one day only).
Publication – Citation Vancouver : Manuscript: (1). Genetic diversity of CMY beta-lactamase genes in clinical isolates of Escherichia coli in Myanmar: identification of three novel types and updated phylogenetic classification of blaCMY. San N1, Aung MS2, Urushibara N2, San T3, Maw WW1, Lwin MM1, Mar TT1, Myint YY1, Thu PP1, Hlaing MS1, Ganesh B4, Kobayashi N2 1 Department of Microbiology, University of Medicine 2, Yangon, Myanmar 2 Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan 3 Yangon Children’s Hospital, Ministry of Health and Sports, Yangon, Myanmar 4 ICMR-National Institute of Epidemiology, Chennai, India Submitted to “Microbial Drug Resistance” journal and currently under review.