Manipal Centre for Infectious Diseases (MAC ID)

  • Madhav Nagar, Room No. 5, Faculty rooms, Near KMC Administrative office

    576104 Manipal


Organization profile

Organisation profile

Manipal Center for Infectious Diseases (MAC ID) was launched with an aim of fostering research and training in the field of infectious and tropical diseases at MAHE, Manipal. MAC ID was inaugurated on 13th August 2016. The center has collaborative program with McGill University as Manipal McGill Program for Infectious Diseases (MAP ID)

Mission: To achieve excellence in infectious diseases research and training and to promote translation of knowledge into policy and practice.



  • To achieve excellence in Infectious Diseases Research
  • Hold educational activities in Infectious Diseases
  • Promote translation of knowledge into policy and practice
  • Faculty and student exchanges
  • International and Interdisciplinary collaboration



Dr. Kavitha Saravu,

Professor of Medicine, KMC, Manipal

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    Research Output

    A nanocomposite hydrogel delivery system for mesenchymal stromal cell secretome

    Shoma Suresh, K., Bhat, S., Guru, B. R., Muttigi, M. S. & Seetharam, R. N., 27-05-2020, In : Stem cell research & therapy. 11, 1, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • A pilot study to evaluate urine LAM assay for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis among non-HIV patients

    Gupta, A., Kumar, A., Ashraf, A. A., Madigubba, H. & Chawla, K., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Tropical Doctor.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • A point of use sensor assay for detecting purely viral versus viral-bacterial samples

    Sadani, K., Muthuraj, L., Nag, P., Fernandes, M., Kondabagil, K., Mukhopadhyay, C. & Mukherji, S., 01-11-2020, In : Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical. 322, 128562.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Activities

    • 1 Invited talk

    3rd Manipal International Infectious Diseases Conference

    Kavitha Saravu (Speaker)


    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk