Dr. T. C. Tolenkhomba

Contact: 
+91-9436354251
Qualification: 
M.V.Sc.
Ph.D.
Teaching Staff
Assistant Professor

SPECIALIZATION: Molecular Genetics, Quantitative Genetics

RESEARCH PROJECTS:

  1. Bioinformatics Infrastructural Facilty Scheme (As PI: DBT/ Ongoing)
  2. Physical characterization of local cattle of North East India (As PI: DBT/ Ongoing)
  3. TLR-Ligands: To design novel vaccines adjuvants in indigenous chicken (As PI: DBT/ Ongoing)
  4. Molecular characterization and development of breed signature of indigenous cattle of North-east India (As PI: ICAR/ Ongoing)
  5. AICRP on Pig  (As Co-PI: ICAR/ Ongoing)
  6. Sustainable livelihood generation for rural woman through improved backyard poultry farming (As Co-PI: DBT/ Ongoing)
  7. Investigation of growth hormone gene polymorphism and its association with performance trait in Mizoram local pig, Zovawk. (As PI: IRP-CAU/ Completed)
  8. Prevalence, diagnosis and prevalence of TCG2 associated diseases in Aizawl (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/ Completed)
  9. Study on prevalence of Cryptosporidium infection in and around Aizawl (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/ Completed)
  10. Studies on performance of pigs in low input tradition (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/ Completed)
  11. Effect of season and age on the selected haemato-bochemical profile of local pig (Zovawk) of Mizoram (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/ Completed)
  12. Evaluation of fodder in Aizawl district for their lectin content (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/ Completed)
  13. Characterization of physical, productive and reproductive performance of Mizoram local cattle   (Zobawng) in its native tract (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/ Ongoing)
  14. Cloning of E2 & ENRS gene in expression factor (As Co-PI: IRP-CAU/ Ongoing)

PUBLICATIONS:

RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS:

  1. Thakur M.S., Parmar S.N.S, Tolenkhomba T.C., Srivastava P.N., Joshi C.G., Rank D.N., Solanki J.V. and Pillai P.V.A. (2006). Growth hormone gene polymorphism in Kadaknath breed of poultry. Indian Journal of Biotechnology 5(4) 189-194.
  2. S.N.S. Parmar, T.C. Tolenkhomba, M.S. Thakur, C.G. Joshi, D.N. Rank, J.V. Solanki, P.N. Srivastava and P.V.A. Pillai (2007) Analysis of genetic relationship among three varieties of indigenous Kadaknath breed using 25 chicken microsatellite markers. Indian Journal of Biotechnology, 6: 205-209.
  3. D.S. Kale, D.N. Rank, C.G. Joshi, B.R. Yadav, P.G. Koringa, K.M. Thakkar, T.C. Tolenkhomba and J.V. Solanki (2010). Genetic diversity among Indian Gir, Deoni and Kankrej cattle breeds based on microsatellite DNA markers. Indian Journal of Biotechnology, 9: 126-130.
  4. GautamPatra, W.M. Lyngdoh, M. Ayub Ali, M. Prava, Kh. Victoria Chanu, T.C. Tolenkhomba, Gunjan Das, H. Prasad, L. Inaotombi Devi  and Irungbam Karuna Devi (2010). Comparative anthelmintic efficacy of Pineapple and Neem leaves in Broiler Chickens experimentally infected with Ascaridiagalli. International Journal of Poultry Science, 9 (12): 1120-1124.
  5. M. Ayub Ali, L. Inaotombi Devi,  W.M. Lyngdoh, Gunjan Das, H. Prasad, Kh. Victoria Chanu, M. Prava, Gautam Patra,  T.C. Tolenkhomba, Y. Damodar Singh and M.C. Lallianchhunga (2011). Comparative biochemical profile of Ascaridiagalli infected Broiler Chickens on administration of Pineapple and Neem leaves and piperazine. International Journal of Poultry Science, 10 (7): 542-546.
  6. Y. Damodor Singh, S.K. Mukhopadhayay, M. Ayub Ali, T.C. Tolenkhomba and M.A. Ayub Shah (2011). Short-term toxicity studies of Eupatorium adenophorum in Swiss albino mice. International Journal of Research in Phytochemistry and Pharmacology, 1 (3): 165-171.
  7. Gunjan Das, Gautam Patra, M.A. Ali, M. Prava and T.C. Tolenkhomba (2011). Incidence of Cryptosporidial infection in swine population. CAU Res. Newslett., 2(1): 13.
  8. Prava Mayengbam, T.C. Tolenkhomba, M.Ayub Ali, P. Saikia, N. shyamsana singh and L. Hmar (2011). Effect of age on blood biochemical profile of Zovawk pig of Mizoram. CAU Res. Newslett., 2(2): 26-27.
  9. Prava Mayengbam, T.C. Tolenkhomba, M. Ayub Ali, P. Saikia, N. Shyamsana Singh and L. Hmar (2012) Effect of age on blood biochemical profile of Zovawk pigs of Mizoram. CAU Res. Newslett., 2(2): 27.
  10. Prava M., Dixit N.K. and Tolenkhomba T.C. (2012). Normal leukocyte picture of Frieswal  cattle at different age groups and seasons, Indian Veterinary Journal, 89 (1): 13-15.
  11. Prava M., Dixit N.K. and Tolenkhomba T.C. (2012). Effect of age and season on plasma enzyme activities of Frieswal cattle. Indian Veterinary Journal, 89(6):66-68.
  12. Tolenkhomba T.C., Prava M and B.R. Yadav (2012) Effect of Kappa Casein Genotypes on Milk Production Traits in Sahiwal Cattle. Indian Veterinary Journal, 89(11):63-65.
  13. Tolenkhomba T.C. and B.R. Yadav (2012) Effect of Beta Casein Genotypes on Milk Production Traits in Sahiwal Cattle. Indian J. dairy Sci., 65(3):225-228.
  14. Y. Damodor Singh, S.K. Mukhopadhayay, M. Ayub Ali, M.A. Ayub Shah and T.C. Tolenkhomba (2012). Short-term toxicity studies of Eupatorium adenophorum in Swiss albino mice. International Multidisciplinary Journal of Research, 2 (2): 16-21.
  15. T.C. Tolenkhomba, D. S. Konsam, Prava M., Y. Damodor Singh, M. Ayub Ali, N. Shyamsana Singh and E. Motina (2012) Factor analysis of body measurements of local cows of Manipur, India. International Multidisciplinary Journal of Research, 2 (2): 77-82.
  16. Prava Mayengbam, T.C. Tolenkhomba, M. Ayub Ali, P. Saikia, N. Shyamsana Singh and L. Hmar (2012) Electrolyte profile of zovawk pigs of different age group. International Multidisciplinary Journal of Research, 2 (2): 49-51.
  17. Y. Damodor Singh, S.K. Mukhopadhayay, M.A. Ayub Shah, M. Ayub Ali and T.C. Tolenkhomba (2012). Effect of Eupatorium adenophorum on antioxidant enzyme status in a mice model. International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaeutical Sciences, 4 (1): 436-439.
  18. M. Ayub Ali, L. Hmar, L. Inaotombi Devi, Prava M., M. C. Lallianchhunga and T. C. Tolenkhomba (2012) Effect of age on the haematological and biochemical profile of Japanese quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica). International Multidisciplinary Journal of Research, 2 (8): 32-35.
  19. M. Ayub Ali, H. Prasad,  W.M. Lyngdoh, Gunjan Das, H. Prasad, Kh. Victoria Chanu, M. Prava, T.C. Tolenkhomba, Y. Damodar Singh and M.C. Lallianchhunga (2013). Biochemical profile of Broiler Chickens experimentally infected with Ascaridia galli. Indian J. Anim. Res., 47(1):17-22.
  20. Prava Mayengbam, T.C. Tolenkhomba, M. A. Ali, P. Saikia, N. Shyamsana Singh and L. Hmar (2012) Blood biochemical profile in local pig (Zovawk) of Mizoram. Bhartiya Krishi Anusandhan Patrika, 27 (3): 158-161.
  21. Tolenkhomba T. C., N. Shyamsana singh and D. S. Konsam (2013) Principal Component Analysis of Body Measurements of bulls of local cattle of Manipur, India. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 83(3): 49-52.
  22. R.K. Khogendrajit, A.K. Gogoi, T.C. Tolenkhomba, N. Shyamsana Singh, Prava Mayengbam and D.S. Konsam (2013) Phenotypic charaterization of swamp buffalo of Manipur (Accepted for publication in Indian Journal of Animal Research,)
  23. Tolenkhomba T.C., P. Saikia, L. Hmar, T. Zuali,  M. Prava, and N.S. Singh (2013) Principal component analysis of body measurements in Mizo local pigs.  Indian Journal of Veterinary Research. 22 (1):26-31.
  24. T.C. Tolenkhomba, N. Manoranjan Singh, Prava Mayengbam, N. Shyamsana Singh, Y. Damodor Singh and M. Ayub Ali (2014) Beta casein variants in local cattle of North-east India. Proceeding of International conference cum exhibition on drugs discovery and development from natural resources at RIPANS, Aizawl, Pp: 150-154. (ISBN 978-81-923224-1-4).
  25. Prava Mayengbam, T.C. Tolenkhomba, M. Ayub Ali, Prasanta Saikia and N. Shyamsana Singh  (2014) Blood biochemical profile of Zovawk - a hilly local pig of Mizoram. Proceeding of International conference cum exhibition on drugs discovery and development from natural resources at RIPANS, Aizawl, Pp: 155-162. (ISBN 978-81-923224-1-4)
  26. Y. Damodor Singh, S.K. Mukhopadhayay, M. Ayub Ali and T.C. Tolenkhomba (2014). Antioxidant enzyme activities of mice intoxicated with Eupatorium adenophorum (Sticky snakeroot). Proceeding of International conference cum exhibition on drugs discovery and development from natural resources at RIPANS, Aizawl, Pp: 32-41. (ISBN 978-81-923224-1-4)
  27. L. Inaotombi Devi, Lalsangpuii, Lalsanglura Ralte, Shyamananda Mukherjee, Prava M., T.C. TolenkhombaN. Shyamsana Singh, M.C. Lallianchhunga and M. Ayub Ali (2014) Effect of age on serum TSH, T3 and T4 of Mizoram strain female Mithun (Bos Frontalis). Proceeding of International conference cum exhibition on drugs discovery and development from natural resources at RIPANS, Aizawl, Pp: 210-215. (ISBN 978-81-923224-1-4)
  28. Tolenkhomba T.C., Prava M and B.R. Yadav (2014). Effect of beta lactoglobulin Genotypes on Milk Production Traits in Sahiwal Cattle. Indian J. Anim. Res., 48(2): 99-102.
  29. Prava Mayengbam, T. C. Tolenkhomba and M. Ayub Ali (2014) Hematological profile of Zovawk – an indigenous pig of Mizoram. Veterinary World 7(7): 505-508.
  30. Prava Mayengbam, R.C. Upadhyay and T. C. Tolenkhomba  (2015) Seasonal variation in HSP72 of Sahiwal and Karan-Fries cattle. Indian Veterinary Journal, 92(4):34-36.
  31. A. Kalita, P.J. Doley, P.C. Kalita and T. C. Tolenkhomba  (2015) Morphology and morphometry of male genital system of Zovawk: an indigenous pig of Mizoram. Indian  Journal of veterinary Anatomy, 27(1):17-20.
  32. Prava Mayengbam and T. C. Tolenkhomba  (2015) Seasonal variation of haemato-biochemical parameters in indigenous pig: Zovawk of Mizoram. IVeterinary World 8(8): 505-508.
  33. Prasanta Saikia, Hazarika, P., Rajesh, J.B., Tolenkhomba, T.C., L. Hmar and Buragohain, R. (2015) Performance of Mizo local pigs (Zovawk) under traditional housing system. Indian J. Anim. Prod. Mgmt, 31(1-2): 20-23.
  34. Prava Mayengbam, T. C. Tolenkhomba and  R.C. Upadhyay  (2015) Mn-SOD and Cu, Zn-SOD mRNA expression in relation to physiological indices of Sahiwal and Karan-Fries heifers under different temperature humidity indices.  Journal of Agrometeorology, 17(2):172-178.
  35. Saidur Rahman, F A Ahmed, Girin Kalita, T. C. Tolenkhomba and Prasanta Saikia (2015) Assessment of management practices for local cattle (Zobawng) of Mizoram  CAU Research Newsletterh,  6(2): 26-28.
  36. Hmingthanzuala, Samares Kumar Das, Saidur Rahman, T. C. Tolenkhomba and Prasanta Saikia (2016) Impact of SHG on Income of Pig Farmers in Mizoram of North East India International Journal of Bio-resource and Stress Management,  7(3):485-488.
  37. Hmingthanzuala, Samares Kumar Das, Saidur Rahman, T. C. Tolenkhomba and Prasanta Saikia (2016) Profile of Self Help Groups (SHGs) and their Members Engaged in Pig Rearing Activity in Mizoram International Journal of Bio-resource and Stress Management, 7(5):1186-1191.
  38. Mayengbam P, Tolenkhomba TC and Upadhyay RC (2016) Expression of heat-shock protein 72 mRNA in relation to heart rate variability of Sahiwal and Karan-Fries in different temperature-humidity indices, Veterinary World, 9(10): 1051-1055.

  39. Perumalraja Kirthika, Mohammad Ayub Ali, Parthasarathi Behera, Prasant Kumar Subudhi, Thingujam Chaa Tolenkhomba and Jagan Mohanarao Gali (2017) Dynamics of cytokine gene expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of indigenous and exotic breeds of pigs in India. Animal Science Journal. 88: 1794-1800.

  40. Mayengbam P., T.C. Tolenkhomba and M. Ayub Ali (2017). A brief biological note on semi-wild indigenous chicken ‘Shikhar’ of Mizoram, India. International Journal of Livestock Research, 7(8): 146-152.

  41. Mayengbam P., Tolenkhomba T.C. and Ali M.A.  (2017) Expression of Mn-SOD and Cu, Zn-SOD mRNA in relation to thermotolerance of Sahiwal and Karan-fries cattle.  Ruminant Science, 6(1): 69-74.

  42. Saikia K, Kalita G., Hmar L., Samanta A.K., Goswami R., Tolenkhomba T.C., Talukdar D.J. and Chutia T.  (2017) Effect of early and split weaning management on reproductive performance of Large White Yorkshire pigs.  International Journal of Livestock Research, 7(12): 59-64.

  43. Prava Mayengbam and Thingujam Chaa Tolenkhomba (2017). Effect of sex on hematological profile of Zovawk - An indigenous pig of Mizoram hills. Indian Journal of Hill Farming, 2017 Special Issue: 100-105.

  44. Bhardwaj R., Verma R., Deka D., Dubey P.P., Arora J.S., Sethi R.S., Tolenkhomba T.C. and Mukhopadhyay C.S.  (2018) Validation of Immunomodulatory effects of lipopolysaccharide through expression profiling of Th1 and Th2 biased genes in Newcastle disease virus vaccinated indigenous chicken.  Veterinary World, 11(4): 437-445.

  45. Chukham Gohain, N. Shyamsana Singh and Tolenkhomba T.C.  (2018) Genetic disorders in cattle.  The North-east Veterinarian, XVII (3): 30-33.

  46. Mayengbam P., Tolenkhomba T.C. and Upadhyayay R.C.  (2018) Expression of Mn-SOD and Cu, Zn-SOD mRNA in response to acute heat exposure. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 88(2): 181-185.
  47. Subhamoy Ghosh, Gautam Patra, Sonjoy Kumar Borthakur, Parthasarathi Behera, T. C. Tolenkhomba, Malay Das and C. Lalnunpuia (2018) Prevalence of hard tick infestations in cattle of Mizoram, India. Biological Rhythm Research, DOI: 10.1080/09291016.2018.14 74988.

  48. Subhamoy Ghosh, Gautam Patra, Sonjoy Kumar Borthakur, Parthasarathi Behera, T.C. Tolenkhomba, Abhijit Deka, Ravi Kumar Khare & Papia Biswas (2018): Prevalence of haemoprotozoa in cattle of Mizoram, India. Biological Rhythm Research, DOI: 10.1080/09291016.2018.1518208.

  49. Doley, P.J., T.C. Tolenkhomba,  P.C. Kalita, A. Kalita, O.P. Choudhury and Hemen Das (2018) Morphometrical studies on the skull of non descript domesticated pigs of Mizoram. J. Exp. Zool. India, 21(2):967-975.

  50. Mayengbam, P., Tolenkhomba T.C. and Ali M.A.  (2018) Expression of toll like receptors (TLR3 and TLR4) during growth and sexual maturity of Indigenous Chicken ‘Sikhar’ of Mizoram. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 88(8): 924-926.

  51. Mayengbam, P., Tolenkhomba T.C. and Ali M.A.  (2018) Effect of age on plasma enzymes and electrolytes of Indigenous Chicken ‘Sikhar’ of Mizoram. International Journal of Livestock Research, 8(9): 271-277. Doi: 10.5455/ijlr.20171004050234.

BOOKS:

1. Bioinformatics and its application in animal sciences. Training manual published by BIF Centre, C.V.Sc. & A.H., Selesih, Aizawl under funding of DBT, Govt. of India.

2. Layer farming (ISBN 978-93-5212-227-1)

3. Duck farming (ISBN 978-93-5212-229-5)