Designation and address
Assistant Professor,
Department of Animal Nutrition,
Madras Veterinary College, Chennai-600 007.

M.V.Sc. (Animal Nutrition)

E balamurugan[dot]r[at]tanuvas[dot]ac[dot]in

Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Animal Nutrition
Specializing field : Avain Nutrition
Current Projects
  • "The effect of TANUVAS GRAND supplement in augmenting milk production and preventing metabolic disorder in cattle" testing its efficacy through ODL based participatory research in Lifelong learning for Farmers programme.
  • "Estimation of methane emission under different feeding systems and development of mitigation strategies".
Completed Projects


Recent Research Publications

Balamurugan,R ,Chandrasekaran, D and Kirubakaran, A. (2011). Effect of multienzyme supplementation on gut morphology and histo morphology in broilers. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 4(1), 15-18.

Balamurugan,R and Chandrasekaran, D. (2010). Effect of multienzyme supplementation on weight gain, feed intake, feed efficiency and blood glucose in broiler chickens. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 3(2), 193-195.

Honours & Awards