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1.       Vijayakumar,R., Aboody, M. S. A., Turaiki, W. A., Alsagaby, S. A. & Sandle, T. (2017) A study of airborne fungal allergens in sandstorm dust in Al-Zulfi, Central region of Saudi Arabia. Journal of environmental and occupational science 2017; 6(1): 27-33.

2.       Vijayakumar,R., Aboody, M. S. Turaiki, W. A., & Sandle, T. (2017) Review on Endotoxin mediated toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) – Outbreaks, Product recall and testing limits, European Journal of Parenteral & Pharmaceutical Sciences,  22 (1), 20-25

3.      Mani, P., Menakha, M., Al Aboody, M.S., Alturaiki, W., Vijayakumar, R. (2016) Molecular Docking of bioactive compounds from Piper Plants  against Secreted Aspartyl Proteinase of Candida albicans causing Oral Candidiasis.  International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research 8 (10): 1380 – 1389.

4.      Vijayakumar,R., Aboody, M. S. A., AlFonaisan, M. K., Turaiki, W. A., Mickymaray, S., Mariappan, P., Alsagaby, S. A. & Sandle, T. (2016) Determination of Minimum inhibitory concentrations of Common Biocides to Multidrug-Resistant Gram-negative bacteria. Appl Med Res, 2 (3), 56-62.  doi:10.5455/amr.20161012082036

5.      Vijayakumar,R., Sandle.T,(2016) Bacterial Endotoxin Contamination and Testing limits in Ophthalmics.  European Pharmaceutical Review, 21(4), 16 – 18. (Indexed in Scopus)

6.      Vijayakumar,R., Saleh Al Aboody, M., Meshal K. Alfonaisan, Sandle.T,(2016)  In vitro susceptibility of multidrug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa clinical isolates to common biocides. International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical sciences, 7(1), 110 – 116.    (Indexed in Scopus)

7.      Vijayakumar,R., Saleh Al Aboody, M.,Sandle.T,(2016) A review of melanized (black) fungal contamination in pharmaceutical products - incidence, drug recall and control measures. Journal of Applied Microbiology, 2016 Apr;120(4):831-41. (Impact Factor 2.38)

8.      Palanisamy M, Venkatapathy N, Vijayakumar R, Shobana CS. (2015). Keratomycosis Caused By Graphium eumorphum (Graphium State of Scedosporium apiospermum). J Clin Diagn Res. 2015 Apr;9(4):DD03-4.

· Sandle.T, Vijayakumar,R., Saleh Al Aboody, M., Saravanakumar,S. In vitro fungicidal activity of biocides against pharmaceutical environmental fungal isolates: a response to the Letter of Rout and Humphreys (2015) Journal of Applied Microbiology, 118: 779–780. 11 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/jam.12755 (Impact Factor 2.38)

· Sandle, T., Vijayakumar, R., Saleh Al Aboody, M. and Saravanakumar, S. (2014), In vitro fungicidal activity of biocides against pharmaceutical environmental fungal isolates. Journal of Applied Microbiology, 117 (5): 1267–1273. doi: 10.1111/jam.12628. (Impact Factor 2.38)

· Vijayakumar,R., Lalitha, P. (2013). Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome : Review on Incidence, Etiology and Recommendations for Prevention, Journal of TNOA, 52 (2): 52 – 61.

· Kannan,V.V.,Vijayakumar,R.,Senthilkumar,R., Srinivasan,T., Kubota,S., Yamaji, N., Abraham, S.J.K.,  Efficacy of an Alchohol- Free, Citrate based agent ‘Clinister’ as a Surface Disinfectant against common bacterial and fungal contaminants. (2013). Current Trends in Biotechnology and Pharmacy, 7(2): 592 – 596.

· Vijayakumar, R., Kannan, V.V., Sandle, T., and Manoharan, C. (2012). In vitro Antifungal Efficacy of Biguanides and Quaternary Ammonium Compounds against Cleanroom Fungal Isolates, PDA Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, 66(3): 236-242.

· Vijayakumar, R., Sandle, T. and Manoharan, C. (2012). “A review of fungal contamination in pharmaceutical products and phenotypic identification of contaminants by conventional methods”, European Journal of Parenteral and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 17 (1): 4 – 19.

· Vijayakumar,R.,Kannan,V.V., Manoharan,C. (2011). Minimum Inhibitory Concentration Determination of Chlorhexidine gluconate against Pharmaceutical Clean Room Fungal Isolates. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Science. Oct – Dec, 4 (1): 167 – 170.

· Vijayakumar,R., Kannan,V.V., Manoharan,C., (2011). Molecular Diagnosis of Pseudomonas aeruginosa contamination in ophthalmic viscosurgical devices. International Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical sciences, 2(4), 579 – 584.

· Day,S., Lalitha,P., Haug,S., Fothergill,A.W., Cevallos,V., Vijayakumar,R., Prajna,N.V., Acharya, N.R., Mcleod,S.D., Lietman, T.M. (2009). Activity of antibiotics against Fusarium and Aspergillus. British Journal of Ophthalmology; 93 (1): 116 – 119. (Impact Factor 2.7)

· Lalitha,P., Vijayakumar,R., Prajna,N.V., Fothergil, A.W. (2008). In Vitro Natamycin Susceptibility of Ocular Isolates of Fusarium and Aspergillus Species: Comparison of Commercially Formulated Natamycin Eye Drops to Pharmaceutical-Grade Powder. Journal of Clinical Microbiology,46 (10): 3477-3478. (Impact Factor 4.1)

· Lalitha,P., Rathinam,S.,Banushree,K., Maheshkumar,S., Vijayakumar,R., Sathe,P. (2007). Ocular Involvement Associated with an Epidemic Outbreak of   Chikungunya Infection. American Journal of Ophthalmology.2007, 144 (4): 552-556. (Impact Factor 4.2)

  • Jeyakumar,W., Thiruvalluvan,M., Vijayakumar,R., Chandrasekar,C. (2003). Effect of Phytoconstituents in Plasmid associated Multi Drug Resistant Strains of induced sputum in HIV/AIDS patients. Indian Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 24 (2) 74-78.

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