Publications and Presentations

1.       Praharaj I, Parker EPK, Giri S, Allen DJ, Silas S, et al. Influence of nonpolio enteroviruses and the bacterial gut microbiota on oral poliovirus vaccine response: A study from south India. J Infect Dis. 2018.

2.       Parker EPK, Whitfield H, Baskar C, Giri S, John J, et al. FUT2 secretor status is not associated with oral poliovirus vaccine immunogenicity in south Indian infants. J Infect Dis. 2018.

3.       Reddy S, Nair NP, Giri S, Mohan VR, Tate JE, et al. Safety monitoring of ROTAVAC vaccine and etiological investigation of intussusception in India: study protocol. BMC Public Health. 2018;18:898

4.       Giri S, Hemavathy RP, Arumugam R, Sherchand JB, Myat Thu H, et al. Molecular epidemiology of rotaviruses in the south-east Asian region from 2009 to 2015. Vaccine.2018.

5.       Giri S, Kumar N, Dhanapal P, et al. The quantity of vaccine poliovirus shedding determines the titer of the serum neutralizing antibody response in Indian children vaccinated with oral vaccine. J Infect Dis.2018.

6.       Parker EPK, Praharaj I, Zekavati A, Lazarus RP, Giri S, et al. Influence of the intestinal microbiota on the immunogenicity of oral rotavirus vaccine given to infants in south India. Vaccine.2018;36(2):264-272

7.       Lazarus RP, John J, Shanmugasundaram E, Rajan AK, Thiagarajan S, Giri S, et al. The effect of probiotics and zinc supplementation on the immune response to oral rotavirus vaccine: A randomized, factorial design, placebo-controlled study among Indian infants. Vaccine.2018;36(2):273-279

8.       Giri S, Rajan AK, Kumar N, et al. Comparison of culture, single and multiplex real-time PCR for detection of Sabin poliovirus shedding in recently vaccinated Indian children. J Med Virol.2017;9999:1–4.

9.       John J*, Giri S*, Karthikeyan AS, Lata D, Jeyapaul S, Rajan AK, et al. The duration of intestinal immunity after an inactivated poliovirus vaccine booster dose in children immunized with oral vaccine: a randomised controlled trial. J Infect Dis.2016 doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiw595

10.    Kaliappan SP, Venugopal S, Giri S, Praharaj I, Karthikeyan AS, Babji S, et al. Factors determining anti-poliovirus type 3 antibodies among orally immunised Indian infants. Vaccine.2016; 34(41): 4979-4984

11.    Grassly NC, Praharaj I, Babji S, Kaliappan SP, Giri S, Venugopal S, et al. The effect of azithromycin on the immunogenicity of oral poliovirus vaccine: a double-blind randomised placebocontrolled trial in seronegative Indian infants. Lancet Infect Dis.2016; 16 (8): 905-914

12.    Menon VK, George S, Sarkar R, Giri S, Samuel P, Rosario V, et al.  Norovirus Gastroenteritis in a Birth Cohort in Southern India. PloS ONE.2016;

13.    John J*, Giri S*, Karthikeyan AS, Iturriza-Gomara M, Muliyil J, Abraham A, et al. Effect of a single inactivated poliovirus vaccine dose on intestinal immunity aagainst poliovirus in children previously given oral vaccine: an open-label, randomized controlled trial. Lancet.2014;384(9953):1505-1502

14.    Giri S, Kindo AJ, Kalyani J. Candidemia in intensive care unit patients: A one year study from a tertiary care center in South India. J Postgrad Med.2013;59: 190-5

15.    Giri S, Kindo AJ, Rao S, Kumar AR. Unusual causes of fungal rhinosinusitis: A study from a tertiary care centre in South India. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2013;31: 379-84

16.    Giri S, Kindo AJ, Kalyani J. Fatal case of candidemia due to Candida glabrata. J Lab Physicians.2014;6(1):63:63

17.    Giri S, Kindo AJ. Evaluation of antifungal susceptibility testing in Candida isolates by Candifast and disk-diffusion method. Indian J Pathol Microbiol.2014;57(4):595-597

18.    Giri S, Kindo AJ. Evaluation of Five Phenotypic Tests in the Identification of Candida Species. National Journal of laboratory Medicine.2015;4(4): 13-18

19.    Kindo AJ, Ramalakshmi S, Giri S, Abraham G. A fatal case of prostatic abscess in a post-renal transplant recipient caused by Cladophialophoracarrionii. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl.2013;24: 769

20.    Parija SC, Giri S. Emerging protozoal pathogens in India: How prepared are we to face the threat? Trop Parasitol.2012;2:13-19

21.    Mandal J, Giri S, Parija SC. Ethics of editorial and peer review. Trop Parasitol.2012;2:4-5

22.    Giri S, Kindo AJ. A review of Candida species causing blood stream infection. Indian J Med Microbiol.2012;30:270-8

23.    Vijayakumar R, Giri S, Kindo AJ. Molecular species identification of Candida from blood samples of intensive care unit patients by polymerase chain reaction- Restriction fragment length polymorphism. J Lab Physicians.2012;4:1-4

24.    Giri S, Parija SC. A review on diagnostic and preventive aspects of cystic echinococcosis and human cysticercosis. Trop Parasitol 2012;2:99-108

25.    Kindo AJ, Giri S, Rao S, Rekha A. Abscesses that did not respond to just incision drainage and antibiotics. Int J Low Extrem Wounds.2010;9(4):160-2.

* Joint first authors