Dr. Vikram R.

Dr. Vikram R.
Date of Joining ICAR: 
Monday, 2 July 2018
Date of Joining NRC on Mithun: 
Tuesday, 9 October 2018
Animal Reproduction and Gynaecology
Area of Specialisation: 

Pregnancy metabolites, Ovarian physiology, Semen cryopreservation

Research Accomplished: 
  1. Vikram, R., Perumal, P., Khan, M. H., & Girish, P. S. (2023). Assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) in Mithun (Bos frontalis): what progress has been made so far? An overview. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 58(5), 583-593.

  2. Perumal, P., Sunder, J., De, A. K., Alyethodi, R. R., Vikram, R., Upadhyay, V. R., ... & Bhattacharya, D. (2023). Flaxseed oil modulates testicular biometrics, hormone, libido, antioxidant and semen profiles in endangered Teressa goat of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Reproductive Biology, 23(1), 100730.

  3. Upadhyay, V. R., Roy, A. K., Pandita, S., Raval, K., Patoliya, P., Ramesh, V., ... & Bhakat, M. (2023). Optimized addition of nitric oxide compounds in semen extender improves post-thaw seminal attributes of Murrah buffaloes. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 55(1), 47.

  4. Ramesh V., Devi LS, Joshi V, Mech M, Khate K, Khan MH. Ovarian follicular dynamics, hormonal profiles and ovulation time in Mithun cows (Bos frontalis). Reprod Domest Anim. 2022. doi: 10.1111/rda.14196. 

  5. Upadhyay, V.R., Ramesh, V., Dewry, R.K., Yadav, D.K. and Ponraj, P., 2022. Bimodal interplay of reactive oxygen and nitrogen species in physiology and pathophysiology of bovine sperm function. Theriogenology, 187, pp.82-94.

  6. Perumal, P., De, A.K., Vikram, R., Khate, K., Vupru, K., Khan, M.H., Nahak, A.K. and Mishra, P.C., 2022. Effect of superoxide dismutase on cryopreservation of Mithun semen. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 92(6), pp.717-724.

  7. Perumal, P., De, A.K., Vikram, R., Khan, M.H., Nahak, A.K. and Mishra, P.C., 2022. Melatonin modulates daily and seasonal rhythmic secretory pattern of endocrinological profiles in Mithun bull. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 92(6), pp.762-769.

  8. Perumal, P., Vikram, R., Husen, M.S. and Khan, M.H, 2022. Daily and seasonal rhythmic secretary pattern of antioxidant and oxidative stress biomarkers in mithun bull. The Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 92(1).

  9. Vikram, R., Dewry, R.K., Mohanty, T.K., Yadav, H.P., Nath, S., Bhakat, M., Devi, I., Raval, K. and Yousuf, S., 2021. Digital analysis of testicular ultrasound image can classify buffalo bulls with high sperm production capacity. Buffalo Bulletin, 40(1), pp.107-114.

  10. Nadaf, S.M., Ramesh, V., Mech, M., Haider Khan, M., Ahmed, F.A., Ponraj, P. and Mitra, A., 2021. Comparative ejaculatory response, fresh and frozen semen quality and fertility to artificial vagina vs electroejaculation method of semen collection in mithun (Bos frontalis) bulls. Andrologia, p.e14330.

Awards & Honours: 
  1. University Gold medals (B.V.Sc)
  2. Xceft merit award (2014)
  3. Young scientist award (Indian Society for the study of Animal Reproduction, 2015)
  4. Luktuke award (Indian Society for the study of Animal Reproduction, 2016).
  5. Young scientist award for Research Paper and Poster Presentation (Indian Society for the
    study of Animal Reproduction, 2021)
Member of the Societies: 
  1. ISSAR – The Indian society for study of animal reproduction Veterinary Council of India
  2. Veterinary Council of India (VCI)