Prof. H. P. Puttaraju

School of Natural Sciences

Bangalore University, India



1988 Ph.D, Bangalore University, Zoology

1977 M.Sc., University of Mysore, Zoology Cell biology

1975 B.Sc., University of Mysore, Botany and Zoology Chemistry

Publications (Selected)

  1. Ravi Kumar H, Ramachandraswamy N, Sampath Kumar S, Prakash B.M, Huchesh H.C, Uday J andPuttaraju H.P.A Preliminary Survey forWolbachiaand bacteriophage WO Infections in Indian Mosquitoes (Dipteria:Culicidae).J. of Tropical Biomedicine27(3): 384-393,2010.
  2. Keshava Murthy B.C,Puttaraju H. Pand Shailaja Hittalmani. Genetic variability and correlation studies in selected mulberry (Morus spp.) germplasm accessions.Electronic Journal of Plant Breeding, 1(3): 351-355, 2010.
  3. Prakash B.M, Sumithra, Ravikumar H AndPuttarajuH.P. Differential Ability Of Different Natural Essential Oils Combined With Spearmint Oil For The Management Of Uzi Fly. Séricologia, 50: 135-143, 2010.
  4. Siddalingeshwar K.G, Uday J, Huchesh C.H,Puttaraju H.P, Karthic J, Sudipta K.M, Pramod T and Vishwanatha T. Screening and characterization of protease from bacillus sp.International Journal of Applied Biology and Pharmaceutical Technology, I (2), 575-581, 2010.
  5. Prakash B.M, Murthy B.C.K andPuttarajuH.P.Exploring Heterogeneity in the Tachinid Uzifly, Exorista sorbillans - CYTOLOGIA, 74 (3), 259-266,2009.
  6. Keshava Murthy B. C,Prakash B. M, Puttaraju H. Pand Hittalmani S.DNA marker assisted evaluation of cultivated and local mulberry genotypes of southern India.Crop Breeding and Applied Biotechnology,9, 239-245,2009.
  7. Ravi Kumar H, Ananda S, Devaraju K. S, Prakash B. M, Sampath Kumar S, Suresh Babu S. V, Ramachandraswamy N andPuttaraju H. P. A sensitive assay for ornithine amino transferase in rat brain mitochondria by ninhydrin method. Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry, 24(3), 275-279, 2009.
  8. Prakash B.M and Puttaraju H.P. Effects of elimination ofWolbachiaon oogenesis of the uziflyExorista sorbillans, a parasitoid of the silkwormBombyx mori.Entomological Research, 39(6), 372-379, 2009.
  9. Farooq Malik,Puttaraju H.Pand Chatterjee S.N. Assessment Of Genetic Diversity And Association Of Issr Markers Generated By PCR With The Character Of Efficiency In The Silkworm Bombyx Mori L.Séricologia, 49: 1-20, 2009.
  10. Prakash B.M. andPuttaraju H.P. Recent biotechnological approaches for insect pest management.InApplication of biotechnology in sericulture. Editor. R. Venkatesh kumar. Pp 29-42. 2009
  11. Puttaraju H.P.and Prakash B.Mand Keshava Murthy B.C. 2008. A Lab Manual: Molecular Biology and Biochemistry. New India Publishing Agency, Pitam Pura, New Delhi. Pp 161.
  12. Prakash B.M. andPuttaraju H.P. Frequency of infection with A and B supergroup Wolbachia in insects and pests associated with mulberry and silkworm.Journal of Biosciences, 32(4), 671-676,2007
  13. Prakash B. M, Divyananda M. T, Ananda S, Ravikumar H, Keshava Murthy B. C and Puttaraju H. P. Adaptive Ovipositional Preference of The Uzifly, Exorista Sorbillans (Diptera: Tachinidae) on Silkworm.Séricologia,47, 391-403,2007.
  14. Prakash B.M. andPuttaraju H.P. Cytogenetic Mechanism of Cytoplasmic Incompatibility in the Uzifly, Exorista sorbillans (Diptera: Tachinidae).Cytologia,71 (4) 345-351,2006
  15. Prakash B.M. andPuttaraju H.P. Tetracycline: boon for silkworm and bane for uzi flies.Indian Silk, 44 (12): 9–10,2006.
  16. Venkatachalapathy. K.N andPuttaraju H.P. An analysis of chromosomes in the uzi fly, Blepharipa zebina Walker (Diptera: Tachinidae) using C-and Q-banding.Cytologia. 71 (2), 189-196,2006.
  17. Prakash B.M,Guruprasad N.M, Sumithra andPuttaraju H.P.Effect of Albendazole on silkworm,Bombyx mori(Lepidoptera: Bombycidae).Journal of Ecobiology(India) 19(3): 239- 242.2006.
  18. Keshava Murthy B. C,Prakash B. MandPuttaraju H. P.Fingerprinting of non diapausing silkworm, Bombyx mori, using random arbitrary primers.Cytologia,71 (4), 331-335,2006.
  19. Prakash B.M. andPuttaraju H.P. Wolbachia endosymbiont in some insect pests of sericulture.Current science, 90(12), 1671-1674, 2006.