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DBSP Graduate Students

Neeta Jain

Neeta Jain, BVSc

MS & PhD Candidate, Molecular Microbiology
Department of Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology
Graduate Advisor: Dr.N.Sriranganathan

e-mail: njain80@vt.edu


2005 Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry
MHOW, India

Board Certification

2005 Veterinary Council of India

Brief Bio

Hobbies: Astronomy, Tennis and traveling.

Ambition: To excel in the field of microbiology and drug therapy.

Research Project Involvement

  • Role of entF gene in the iron acquisition and siderophore biosynthesis by Brucella abortus 2308
  • Targeted drug delivery to control and treat chronic diseases caused by the intracellular pathogen Brucella spp.

Professional Memberships

2005 Veterinary Council of India


  • First prize, poster competition, 5th annual via research recognition day, Virginia College of Osteopathic medicine. Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. October 3rd 2008.
  • Travel Grant, poster presentation, 7th conference and workshop on biological barriers and Nanomedicine- Advanced drug delivery and predictive non vivo testing technologies, University of Saarland, Saarbruecken, Germany. February 2008.