Velazhahan Rethinasamy

Dr., Associate Professor

Former affiliation
  • 2182 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
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Personal profile

External positions


May 9 2006Dec 9 2016

Associate Professor

Jan 17 2002May 8 2006

Assistant Professor (Senior Scale)

Oct 13 1995Jan 16 2002

Assistant Professor

Jul 28 1988Oct 12 1995

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rice Agriculture & Biology
Thanatephorus cucumeris Agriculture & Biology
blight Agriculture & Biology
Pseudomonas fluorescens Agriculture & Biology
chitinase Agriculture & Biology
Glomerella tucumanensis Agriculture & Biology
pathogens Agriculture & Biology
peanuts Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 1997 2018

  • 2182 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
  • 115 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
leaf spot
Macrophomina phaseolina
systemic acquired resistance
plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria
1 Citation (Scopus)

RNA interference-mediated resistance to Tobacco streak virus in transgenic peanut

Senthilraja, C., Gurivi Reddy, M., Rajeswaran, J., Kokiladevi, E. & Velazhahan, R., Mar 1 2018, In : Australasian Plant Pathology. 47, 2, p. 227-230 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco streak virus
RNA interference
coat proteins
genetically modified organisms

Toxin production by melon root rot fungus, Monosporascus cannonballus

Al-Rawahi, A. Y., Al-Mahmooli, I. H., Al-Sadi, A., Al-Sabahi, J. N. & Rethinasamy, V., Sep 1 2018, In : Australasian Plant Pathology. 47, 5, p. 543-546 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monosporascus cannonballus
decay fungi
culture filtrates
root rot

Analysis of defense genes expression in maize upon infection with peronosclerospora sorghi

Sireesha, Y. & Velazhahan, R., Jun 1 2017, In : Cereal Research Communications. 45, 2, p. 272-283 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peronosclerospora sorghi
Zea mays
Gene Expression
gene expression
1 Citation (Scopus)
Medicinal Plants
Food Contamination
Aspergillus flavus
Aflatoxin B1