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Fragis, M., A. Murayyan, S. Neethirajan. 2018. Cytotoxic activity and anti-cancer potential of Ontario grown onion extracts against breast cancer cell lines.  Functional Foods in Health & Disease 8(3): 159-174. (Link

Weng, X., S. R. Ahmed, S. Neethirajan. 2018. A nanocomposite-based biosensor for bovine haptoglobin on a 3D paper-based analytical device. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical  Doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2018.03.061 (Link

Neethirajan, S., V. Ragavan, X. Weng. 2018. Biosensors for Sustainable Food Engineering: Challenges and Prospective. Biosensors. (biosensors-270845) (Link)

Neethirajan, S., X. Weng, A. Tah. 2018. Nano-Biosensor Platforms for Detecting Food Allergens - New Trends. Sensing and Bio-Sensing Research. Doi: 10.1016/j.sbsr.2018.02.005 (Link)

Ahmed, S.R., S. Neethirajan. 2018. Chiral MoS2 Quantum Dots: Dual-Mode Detection Approaches for Avian Influenza Viruses. Global Challenges. doi:10.1002/gch2.201700071 (Link)

Ahmed, S.R., J. Mogus, R. Chand, E. Nagy, S. Neethirajan. 2018. Optoelectronic fowl adenovirus detection based on local electric field enhancement on graphene quantum dots and gold nanobundle hybrid. Biosensors & Bioelectronics  (Link

Tuteja, S., S. Neethirajan. 2018. Exploration of 2-dimensional bio-functionalized phosphorene nanosheets (Black Phosphorous) for label free haptoglobin electro-immunosensing applications. Nanotechnology (Link

Neethirajan, S., K.V. Ragavan, X. Weng. 2018. Agro-defense: Biosensors for food from healthy crops and animals.  Trends in Food Science & Technology  doi: 10.1016/j.tifs.2017.12.005   (Link

Ragavan, K.V. S. Kumar, S. Swaraj, S. Neethirajan. 2018. Advances in biosensors and optical assays for diagnosis and detection of malaria. Biosensors & Bioelectronics  (link

Chand, R., Y. L. Wang, D. Kelton, S. Neethirajan. 2018. Isothermal DNA amplification with functionalized graphene and nanoparticle assisted electroanalysis for rapid detection of Johne’s disease. Sensors & Actuators B: Chemical (Link)

Jiang, X., H. Lin, J. Shi, S. Neethirajan, Y. Lin, Y. Chen, H. Wang, Y. Lin. 2018. Effects of a novel chitosan formulation treatment on quality attributes and storage behaviour of harvested litchi fruit. Food Chemistry  (Link

Tuteja, S., C. Ormbsy, S. Neethirajan. 2018. Non-invasive Label-free Detection of Cortisol and Lactate using Graphene Embedded Screen-printed Electrode. Nano-Micro Letters (Link



Weng, X., S. Neethirajan. 2017. Paper-based microfluidic aptasensor for food safety. Journal of Food Safety. doi: 10.1111/jfs.12412 (Link) (pdf) 

Berthelot, R., S. Neethirajan. 2017. Nanoscale imaging approaches to quantifying the electrical properties of pathogenic bacteria. Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express doi: 10.1088/2057-1976/aa91f8 (Link) (pdf)  

Ahmed, S.R., E. Nagy, S. Neethirajan. 2017. Self-assembled star-shaped chrioplasmonic gold nanoparticles for ultrasensitive chiro-immunosensor of viruses. RSC Advances doi: 10.1039/c7r07175b (Link)  

Weng, X., S. Neethirajan. 2017. Aptamer-based Fluorometric Determination of Norovirus Using a Paper-based Microfluidic Device. Microchimica Acta DOI 10.1007/s00604-017-2467-x  (link

Tuteja, S., S. Neethirajan. 2017. A highly efficient 2D exfoliated metal dichalcogenide for on-farm rapid monitoring of non-esterified fatty acid. Chemical Communications doi: 10.1039/C7CC04894G (Link

Tuteja, S., T. Duffield, S. Neethirajan. 2017. Graphene based Multiplexed disposable electrochemical biosensor for on-farm rapid monitoring of NEFA and βHBA Dairy biomarkers. Journal of Materials Chemistry B doi: 10.1039/C7TB01382E  (Link)  (PDF) 

Panesar, S., X. Weng, S. Neethirajan. 2017. Towards point-of-care diagnostics of breast cancer: development of an optical biosensor using quantum dots. IEEE Sensors Letters doi: 10.1109/LSENS.2017.2727983  (Link)  (PDF) 

Tuteja, S., T. Duffield, S. Neethirajan. 2017. Liquid Exfoliation of MoS2 nanosheets and their utilization as a label-free electrochemical immunoassay for subclinical ketosis. Nanoscale doi: 10.1039/C7NR04307D  (Link) (PDF) 

Neethirajan, S., S. Tuteja, Huang, S.T, D. Kelton. 2017. Recent advancement in biosensors technology for animal and livestock health management. Biosensors and Bioelectronics doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2017.07.015 (Link). (PDF

Berthelot, R., K. Doxsee, S. Neethirajan. 2017. Electroceutical approach for impairing the motility of pathogenic bacterium using microfluidic platform Micromachines 8(7), 207: 1-11 (link) (PDF)

Ahmed, S.R., J. C. Corredor, E. Nagy, S. Neethirajan. 2017. Amplified visual immunosensor integrated with nanozyme for ultrasensitive detection of avian influenza virus Nanotheranostics  doi: 10.7150/ntno.20758 (link) (PDF)

Chand, R., S. Neethirajan. 2017. Microfluidic platform integrated with graphene-gold nano-composite aptasensor for one-step detection of norovirus. Biosensors and Bioelectronics doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2017.06.026 (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., S.R. Ahmed, R. Chand, J. Buozis, E. Nagy. 2017. Recent Advances in biosensor development for foodborne virus detection. Nanotheranostics doi:10.7150/ntno.20301 (link) (PDF)

Manibalan, K., V. Mani, P. Chang, C. Huang, S. Huang, K. Marchlewicz, S. Neethirajan. 2017. Electrochemical latent redox ratiometric probes for real-time tracking and quantification of endogeneous hydrogen sulfide production in living cells. Biosensors and Bioelectronics 96, 233-238. (link) (PDF)

Jang, H., S.R. Ahmed, S. Neethirajan. 2017. GryphSens: A smartphone-based portable diagnostic reader for the rapid detection of progesterone in milk. Sensors 17(5), 1079' doi: 10.3390/s17051079 (link) (PDF) 

Weng, X., S. Neethirajan. 2017. Ensuring food safety: Quality monitoring using microfluidics. Trends in Food Science & Technology  65, 10-22. (link)  (PDF) 

Murayyan, A., C. Manohar, G. Hayward, S. Neethirajan. 2017. Antiproliferative activity of Ontario grown onions against colorectal adenocarcinoma cells. Food Research International 96, 12-18. (link) (PDF)

Ahmed, S.R., J. Kim, V.T. Tran, T. Suzuki, S. Neethirajan, J. Lee. 2017. In situ self assembly of gold nanoparticles on hydrophilic and hydrophobic substrates for influenza virus-sensing platform. Scientific Reports (link)  (PDF)

Chand, R., D. Han, S. Neethirajan, Y. Kim. 2017. Detection of protein kinase using an aptamer on a microchip integrated electrolyte-insulator-semiconductor sensor. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical   doi:10.1016/j.snb.2017.02.140 (link) (PDF)

Berthelot, R., S. Neethirajan. (2017). Harnessing electrical energy for anti-biofilm therapies: effects of current on cell morphology and motility. Journal of Experimental Nanoscience, (link)(PDF)

Manohar, C., J. Xue, A. Murayyan, S. Neethirajan, J. Shi. Antioxidant activity of polyphenols from Ontario grown onion varieties using pressurized low polarity water technology. Journal of Functional Foods 31, 52-62  (link) (PDF

Huang, S., B. Guild, S. Neethirajan, P. Therrien, L. Lim, K. Warriner. 2017. Antimicrobial coatings for controlling Listeria monocytogenes based on polylactide modified with titanium dioxide and illuminated with UV-A. Food Control 73(B): 421-425 (link) (PDF)



Neethirajan, S. 2016. Recent advances in wearable sensors for animal health management. Sensing and Bio-Sensing Research. doi:10.1016/j.sbsr.2016.11.004  (link

Huang, S., B. Guild, S. Neethirajan, P. Therrien, L. Lim, K. Warriner. 2017. Antimicrobial coatings for controlling Listeria monocytogenes based on polylactide modified with titanium dioxide and illuminated with UV-A. Food Control (link

Weng, S., S. Neethirajan. (2016). A microfluidic biosensor using graphene oxide and aptamer-functionalized quantum dots for peanut allergen detection. Biosensors and Bioelectronics. Doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2016.05.072 (link)

Veerapandian, M., R. Hunter, S. Neethirajan. (2016). Dual immunosensor based on methylene blue-electroadsorbed graphene oxide for rapid detection of influenza virus antigen. Talanta. doi: 10.1016/j.talanta.2016.04.047 (link)

Weng, X., S. Neethirajan, A. Vogt. (2016). Single cell chemotactic responses of Helicobacter pylori to urea in a microfluidic chip. Applied Sciences. 6(5), 139; doi:10.3390/app6050139 (link)

Dhayakaran, R., X. Weng, S. Neethirajan. (2016). Investigation of the anitmicrobial activity of soy peptides by developing a high throughput drug screening assay. Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports. Doi:10.1016/j.bbrep.2016.04.001 (link)

Weng, X., G. Gaur, S. Neethirajan. (2016). Rapid detection of food allergens by microfluidics ELISA-based optical sensor . Biosensors. DOI: 10.3390/bios6020024 (link) (PDF)

Panesar, S., S. Neethirajan. (2016). Microfluidics: rapid diagnosis for breast cancer. Nano-Micro Letters. DOI:10.1007/s40820-015-0079-8 (link) (PDF)

Veerapandian, M., R. Hunter, S. Neethirajan. (2016). Ruthenium dye sensitized graphene oxide electrode for on-farm rapid detection of beta-hydroxybutyrate. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical. DOI: 10.1016/j.snb.2016.01.028 (link) (PDF)


Preiss, L., S. Neethirajan. (2015). Single Cells of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Exhibit Electrotaxis and Durotaxis Behaviours. biorxiv (link)

Mungroo, N., G. Oliveira, S. Neethirajan. (2015). SERS based point-of-care detection of food-borne pathogens  Microchimica Acta. DOI: 10.1007/s00604-015-1698-y  (link) (PDF)

Veerapandian, M., R. Hunter, S. Neethirajan. (2015). Lipoxygenase-modified Ru-bby / graphene oxide: Electrochemical biosensor for on-farm monitoring of non-esterified fatty acid. Biosensors and Bioelectronics. DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2015.11.058 (link) (PDF)

Veerapandian, M., S. Neethirajan. (2015). Graphene oxide chemically decorated with Ag-Ru/chitosan nanoparticles: Fabrication, Electrode Processing and Immunosensing Property. RSC Advances. Doi:10.1039/C5RA15329H  (link) (PDF)

Weng, X., J. Niekerk, S. Neethirajan, K. Warriner. (2015). Characterization of antimicrobial efficacy of photocatalytic polymers against food-borne biofilms. LWT Food Science and Technology Journal. DOI: 10.1016/j.lwt.2015.11.063 (link) (PDF)

Chen, L., L. Daikuara, S. Neethirajan. (2015). Label-free NIR-SERS discrimination and detection of foodborne bacteria by in-situ synthesis of Ag colloids. Journal of Nanobiotechnology. DOI: 10.1186/s12951-015-0106-4 (link) (PDF)

Wright, E., S. Neethirajan, X. Wang. (2015). Microfluidic wound model for studying the behaviours of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in polymicrobial biofilms. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. doi:10.1002/bit.25651 (link) (PDF)

Weng, X., L. Chen, S. Neethirajan, T. Duffield. (2015). Development of quantum-dots based biosensor towards on-farm detection of subclinical ketosis. Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 72(15): 140-147 (link) (PDF)

Dhayakaran, R., S. Neethirajan, J. Xue, J. Shi. (2015). Characterization of Antimicrobial Efficacy of Soy Isoflavones Against Pathogenic Biofilms.  LWT Food Science and Technology. (Accepted) (link) (PDF)

Suresh, A., S. Neethirajan (2015). Real-time 3D visualization and quantitative analysis of internal structure of wheat kernels.  Journal of Cereal Science (In Press) doi:10.1016/j.jcs.2015.03.006 (link) (PDF)

Chen, L., S. Neethirajan. (2015). A homogeneous fluorescence quenching based assay for specific and sensitive detection of Influenza virus A Hemagglutinin antigen. Sensors 15(4): 8852-8865. (link) (PDF)

Birkenhauer, E., S. Neethirajan. (2015). A Double-Edged Sword: The Role of VEGF in Wound Repair and Chemoattraction of Opportunist Pathogens. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. doi:10.3390/ijms16047159  (link) (PDF)

Griffith, A., S. Neethirajan, K. Warriner (2015). Development and evaluation of silver zeolite antifouling coatings on stainless steel for food contact surfaces. Journal of Food Safety. doi: 10.1111/jfs.12181 (link) (PDF)

Weng, X., W. Zhao, S. Neethirajan. (2015). Microfluidic biosensor for β-Hydroxybutyrate (βHBA) determination of subclinical ketosis diagnosis. Journal of Nanobiotechnology DOI 10.1186/s12951-015-0076-6  (link) (PDF)



Mungroo, N.A., S. Neethirajan. (2014). Biosensors for the detection of antibiotics in poultry industry. Biosensors doi: 10.3390/bios4040472  (link) (PDF)

Birkenhauer, E., S. Neethirajan. (2014). Characterization of electrical surface properties of mono- and co-cultures of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus using Kelvin probe force microscopy. RSC Advances DOI: 10.1039/C4RA07446G (link) (PDF)

Warriner, K., S.M. Reddy, A. Namvar, S. Neethirajan. (2014). Developments in Nanoparticles for Use in Biosensors to Assess Food Safety and Quality. Trends in Food Science and Technology. DOI: 10.1016/j.tifs.2014.07.008 (link) (PDF)

Birkenhauer, E., S. Neethirajan. (2014). Surface Potential Measurement of Bacteria Using Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy. Journal of Visualized Experiments.  doi:10.3791/52327 (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., M.A. Clond, A. Vogt (2014). Medical Biofilms - Nanotechnology Approaches. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology. 10:  doi:10.1166/jbn.2014.1892 (link) (PDF)

DiCicco, M., S. Neethirajan. (2014). An in-vitro microfluidic gradient generator platform for antimicrobial testing. Biochip Journal doi:10.1007/s13206-014-8406-6 (link) (PDF)

DiCicco, M., S. Neethirajan, S. Weese, A. Singh. (2014). In vitro synergism of fosfomycin and clarithromycin antimicrobials against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermediusBMC Microbiology 14:129 doi:10.1186/1471-2180-14-129 (link) (PDF)

Birkenhauer, E., S. Neethirajan, S. Weese. (2014). Collagen and hyaluronan at wound sites influence early polymicrobial biofilm adhesive events. BMC Microbiology. doi:10.1186/1471-2180-14-191 (link) (PDF)

DiCicco, M., S. Weese, S. Neethirajan, J. Rousseau, A. Singh. (2014). Fosfomycin susceptibility of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius. Research in Veterinary Science. doi: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2014.02.004. (link) (PDF)

Wright, E., S. Neethirajan, K. Warriner, S. Retterer. B. Srijanto. (2014). Single cell swimming dynamics of Listeria Monocytogenes using a nanoporous microfluidic platform. Lab on a Chip DOI: 10.1039/c3lc51138c (link) (PDF)

Terry, J., S. Neethirajan. (2014). A novel microfluidic wound model for testing antimicrobial agents against Staphylococcus pseudintermedius biofilms. Journal of Nanobiotechnology 12:1  doi:10.1186/1477-3155-12-1 (link) (PDF)



Yangquanwei, Z., S. Neethirajan, C. Karunakaran. (2013). Cytogenetic analysis of quinoa chromosomes using nanoscale imaging and spectroscopy techniques. Nanoscale Research Letters. Nov 6;8(1):463. doi: 10.1186/1556-276X-8-463. (link(PDF)

Neethirajan, S., M. DiCicco. (2013). Atomic Force Microscopy Study of the Antibacterial Effect of Fosfomycin on Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Pseudintermedius. Applied Nanoscience. DOI 10.1007/s13204-013-0256-3 (link) (PDF)

Fletcher, M., M. Biglarbegian, S. Neethirajan. (2013). Intelligent System Design for Bionanorobots in Drug Delivery. Cancer Nanotechnology. DOI 10.1007/s12645-013-0044-5 (link) (PDF)



Kumar, A., D. Karig, R. Acharya, S. Neethirajan, P.P. Mukherjee, S. Retterer, M.J. Doktycz. (2012). Microscale confinement features can affect biofilm formation. Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. DOI 10.1007/s10404-012-1120-6. (link) (PDF)

DiCicco, M., S. Neethirajan, A. Singh, S. Weese. (2012). Efficacy of clarithromycin on biofilm formation of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus pseudintermedius. BMC Veterinary Research (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., T. Ono, E. Masayoshi. (2012). Characterization of catalytic chemical vapor deposited SiCN thin film coatings. International Nano Letters (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., K. Tsukamoto, S. Sugiyama. (2012). Ultrastructural analysis of buckwheat starch components using atomic force microscopy. Journal  of Food Science 77, N2-N7. (link) (PDF)


2006 - 2011

Neethirajan, S., T. Hirose, K. Tsukamoto, J. Wakayama, H. Kanehara, S. Sugiyama. (2011). Karyotype analysis of buckwheat using atomic force microscopy. Microscopy and Microanalysis 17, 572-577. (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., I. Kobayashi, M. Nakajima, D. Wu, S. Nandagopal, F. Lin. (2011). Microfluidics for food, agriculture and biosystems industries. Lab on a Chip 11, 1574-1586. (link)  (PDF)

Ramalingam, G., S. Neethirajan, D.S. Jayas, N.D.G. White. (2010) Characterization of the influence of moisture content on the morphological features of single wheat kernels using machine vision. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 27, 403-409. (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., M.S. Freund, C.Shafai, D.S. Jayas, D.J. Thomson, N.D.G. White. (2010) Development of carbon dioxide sensor for grain quality monitoring. Biosystems Engineering doi:10.1016/j.biosystemseng.2010.05.002. (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., D.S. Jayas. (2010) Nanotechnology for food, and bioprocessing industries. Food and Bioprocess Technology [invited paper] DOI 10.1007/s11947-010-0328-2. (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., R. Gordon, L. Wang. (2009) Potential of silica bodies (Phytoliths) for nanotechnology [invited paper] Trends in Biotechnology 27(8): 461-467. (link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., D.S. Jayas, S. Sadistap. (2008) Carbon dioxide (CO2) sensors for the agricultural and food industry - A Review. Food and Bioprocess Technology 2(2): 115-121.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., D.J. Thomson, D.S. Jayas, N.D.G. White. (2008) Characterization of the surface morphology of durum wheat starch granules using atomic force microscopy, Microscopy Research and Technique, 71(2): 125-132.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., D.S. Jayas, N.D.G. White, H. Zhang. (2008) Investigation of 3D geometry of bulk wheat and pea pores using X-ray computed tomography images, Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 63(2): 104-111.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., D.S. Jayas. (2008) Analysis of pore network in three-dimensional (3D) in grain bulk using X-ray CT images, Transport in Porous Media, 73(3): 319-332.(link) (PDF)

A.R. Tahir, S. Neethirajan, D.S. Jayas, M. Shahin, S.J. Symons, N.D.G. White. (2007) Evaluation of the effect of moisture content on cereal grains by digital image analysis, Food Research International, 40(9): 1140-1145.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., D.S. Jayas, C. Karunakaran. (2007) Dual energy X-ray image analysis for classifying vitreousness in durum wheat, Post Harvest Biology and Technology, 45(3): 381-384.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., D.S. Jayas N.D.G. White. (2007). Detection of sprouted wheat kernels using soft X-ray image analysis, Journal of Food Engineering, 81(3): 509-513.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., C. Karunakaran, D.S. Jayas, N.D.G. White. (2007). Detection techniques for stored product pests in grain, Food Control, 18(2): 157-162.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., C. Karunakaran, S. Symons, D.S. Jayas. (2006) Classification of vitreousness in durum wheat using X-rays and transmitted light images, Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 53(1): 71-78.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., C. Karunakaran, D.S. Jayas, N.D.G. White. (2006) X-ray computed tomography image analysis to explain the airflow resistance differences in grain bulks, Biosystems Engineering, 94(4): 545-555.(link) (PDF)

Neethirajan, S., M. Veerapandian. (2016). Electrochemical Biosensor for Food-borne Pathogen Detection. US Patent Application filed.

Neethirajan, S., X. Weng. (2016). Microfluidic Biosensor for Allergen Detection. US Provisional Patent 62/343,287

Neethirajan, S., M. Veerapandian. (2015). Electrochemical Nanobiosensor for On-Farm Monitoring of Non-esterified Fatty Acid and Beta-hydroxy butyrate. US Provisional Patent 62/239,974

Neethirajan, S., X. Weng, L. Chen. (2015). Biosensor for Detection of Subclinical Ketosis. US 9316591 B1  (link)

Neethirajan, S., M.S. Freund, D.S. Jayas. (2013) Poly(aniline boronic acid) polymers and methods of use.  US 8454819 B2. (link)

Tuteja, S.K., R. Chand, S. Neethirajan. 2018. Graphene based biosensors in Agro-defense: Food safety and animal health diagnosis. In Advanced Materials Series, ed. Dr. Ashutosh Tiwari, Wiley-Scrivener, USA .

Ragavan, K.V., S. Neethirajan. 2018. Nanoparticles as biosensors for food quality & safety assessment. In Nanomaterials for Food Applications, ed. Dr. Amparo Lopez Rubio, Elsevier Publishers. 

Mungroo, N., S. Neethirajan. 2015. Optical Biosensor for Pathogen (Bacteria & Virus) Detection. In Nanobiosensors for Personalized and Onsite Biomedical Diagnosis, ed. Dr. Pranjal Chandra, Professor Ester Segal, The IET Publishers. (buy here) (pdf

Dhayakaran, R., S. Neethirajan. 2014. Microscopic Methods in Biofilm Research. In Biofilms: Emerging Concepts and Trends, 1st Edition, ed. Dr.  P. Sriyutha Murthy, Y. V. Nanchariah, V. Thiyagarajan, Raju Sekar ISBN: 978-81-8487-179-1, Narosa Publishing House. (buy here)

Birkenhauer, E., S. Neethirajan. 2014. Prevention and Control of Biofilms in Food Industries - Bionanotechnology Approaches. In Biofilms in the Food Environment, 2nd Edition, ed. Dr. Anthony Pometto, Dr. Demirci, John Wiley & Sons Inc. (buy here) (pdf)

Neethirajan, S., D. Karig, A. Kumar, P.P. Mukherjee, S. Retterer, M. Doktycz. 2012. Biofilms in Microfluidics Devices. In Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, ed. B. Bhushan, Springer. (pdf) (link

  • February 2018. Ultrathin phosphorene flakes for low-cost veterinary care. Chemical & Engineering News, American Chemical Society (link) (PDF)
  • February 2018. Quick and easy on-farm test for avian influenza in the works. Canadian Poultry Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • April 2017. Cientistas descobrem nanotecnologia para detecção de viroses alimentares. Beef Point - Magazine from Brazil (link) (PDF)
  • April 2017. Dairy disease-detecting portable device could be a game changer on dairy farms. Farms Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • March 2017. Nanoscience discovery leads to quick virus detection and vaccine. CBC Radio (link) (PDF
  • March 2017. Scientists find nanotechnology for detection of foodborne viruses, Global Meat News (link) (PDF
  • March 2017. Nanoscience discovery may slow spread of disease outbreaks, produce better flu shots. The Record Newspaper (link) (PDF)
  • December 2016. The onion's perceived health benefits. Better Farming Magazine (link) (PDF
  • December 2016. Precision livestock farming - Good things come in small packages. Canadian Poultry Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • November 2016. The Onion: Cancer Fighter and Food Preserver. ProHealth (link) (PDF
  • October 2016. Exploring the onion as cancer fighter. Food in Canada Magazine (link) (PDF
  • October 2016. Onion: a cancer fighter? Exploring the onion an cancer fighter and food preserver. Jamaica Observer (link) (PDF)  
  • July 2016. Handy U of G allergen detector could save lives. Guelph Today Newspaper (link) (PDF)
  • July 2016. Food allergy testing device developed in Guelph could save lives. Waterloo Record Daily Newspaper (link) (PDF)
  • July 2016. Soy research fights food poisoning. Food in Canada Magazine. (link) (PDF)
  • July 2016. University of Guelph researchers create allergen-detecting device. CBC Radio News (link) (PDF)
  • June 2016. New allergen detector from the University of Guelph could help save lives. The Record - Waterloo Newspaper (link) (File
  • June 2016. Worried about peanuts? New tool track allergens. CTV Kitchener News at 6 pm June 23, 2016 (link) (File) (Youtube Link)
  • June 2016. Identifying peanut and other allergens outside the lab. Food Safety Tech Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • June 2016. Rapid detection of food allergens with nanotechnology biosensor. FSR Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • June 2016. Biosensor developed to identify allergens faster. Food Quality News (link)  (PDF)
  • May 2016. Soy isolate fights food poisoning. Today's Farmer (link) (PDF)
  • May 2016. Soy is a promising antimicrobial agent. Manitoba Co-operator (link) (PDF
  • May 2016. Antimicrobial soy proteins may help prevent food-borne illness. Herbazest Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • May 2016. Equipping farmers to test for severe cattle diseases. ASABE Resource Magazine (link) (PDF
  • April 2016. Early detection - New cow side device. Milk Producer Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • January 2016. Mise au point d’un nanobiocapteur. La Terre de Chez Nous - Quebec based Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • December 2015. GryphSens: testing for severe cattle diseases. Modern Agriculture British Columbia's Agriculture Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • November 12, 2015. Dairy device designed for early cattle disease detection. The Western Producer Magazine - Canada. (link) (PDF
  • July 2, 2015. How technology advances can help battle ketosis. Progressive Dairyman - Canada. (link) (PDF
  • July 1, 2015. New 'Synthetic Skin' can reduce use of animals in drug testing. Epoch Times, New York (link) (PDF)  (PDF2
  • June 15, 2015. New Micro Model Helps Assess Drugs: U of G Study Health Canal Medical Research News  (link) (PDF)
  • June 5, 2015. Is a Rapid Detection Tool for Bird Flu on the Horizon? Modern Agriculture British Columbia's Agriculture Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • April 24, 2015. Device uses blood test to confirm bird virus. The Western Producer (link) (PDF)
  • April 23, 2015. Device that could halt bird flu needs funding to hit market faster. The Record Kitchener-Waterloo daily online newspaper (link) (PDF)
  • April 20, 2015. Vogelgrippe schneller erkennen. German Public Radio, Germany (link) (File)
  • April 17, 2015. How technology advances can help battle ketosis. Progressive Dairyman Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • April 13, 2015.UoGuelph's Early Warning Diagnostic Tool for Predicting Avian Flu. CTV News Toronto (link) (File)
  • April 13, 2015. University of GUelph professor creates new way to test for avian flu. CBC News  (link) (File)
  • April 12, 2015. Rapid tool for on-farm detection of avian flu. CTV Kitchener (link) (File)
  • April 2015. Canadian researchers create tool to predict avian flu outbreaks. Science X Network, Infection Control Today, New York News, Eurasia Review, Tasnim News Agency, The Leader news channel (link) (PDF)
  • March 2015. U of G engineers develop new test for common cattle disorder. Ag Annex Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • January 2015. Inside, Outside and the Transition - Visual Challenge 4 - Resource Magazine - An ASABE Publication (PDF) (link)
  • May 2014. Analyzing Quinoa DNA for growing on Canadian Farms. Canadian Chemical News - ACCN (L’Actualité chimique canadienne) Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • February 2014. Quinoa reveals secrets at the genetic level. Biotechnology Focus Magazine (link) (PDF
  • January 2014. Research Studies Using Nanoscale Imaging Tools Will Help Plants And Humans. Guelph Now Website (link) (PDF)
  • December 2013. Study: Slowing Bacteria's 'Happy Dance' Improves Food Safety. Health Canal Magazine (link) (PDF)
  • October 2013. Magnificent Microscopes: Visual Challenge Contest 3 - Resource Magazine - An ASABE Publication (PDF) (link)
  • October 2012. Lab Trio: Today's Research, Tomorrow's Reality. Visual Challenge Contest 2 - Resource Magazine - An ASABE Publication (PDF)
  • March 2012. Bionanotechnology - New Frontiers. ASABE RESOURCE - Engineering and Technology for a Sustainable World *COVER ARTICLE (link) (PDF)
  • October 2011. Scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory Detail Research in Science. Science Letter Oct 25, p. 886 ISSN: 1538-9111 (PDF)
  • December 2010. Solutions from the Nano World. Visual Challenge ~ Statements Without Words. Resource Magazine - An ASABE Publication (link) (PDF)
  • November 2010. Nanotechnology Research on Buckwheat May Open Doors. Western Canada Top Crop Manager Magazine. (link)
  • September 2010. Researchers from UofM Broadens Understanding of Biosystems Engineering. Biotech Business Week. (link) (PDF)
  • August 2009. Tiny Leaps for Humankind – Sensing Grain Spoilage By Top Crop Manager Magazine. (PDF)
  • November 2008. Nanotechnology, Can Help Farmers, Too! The Gradzette. University of Manitoba’s Magazine. Volume 25 (1): 21-22p. (PDF)
  • July 2007. Website Interview. Smart Nanosensors Improve Grain Quality Monitoring By EduTransfer Design Associates Inc. & Haywire Creative  (PDF

Neethirajan, S. 2012. Enhancing Food Safety Using Microfluidics and Bionanotechnology. Guelph Food Research Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Guelph, May 3.

Neethirajan, S. 2012. Emerging Trends - Nanotechnology for Agriculture and Biosystems. 1st Biotechnology World Congress, Dubai, Feb 14-15.

Neethirajan, S. 2012. Confluence of Biotechnology and Nanotechnology - Applications in Agriculture, Food and Biosystems. Karunya University, India, Feb 24.

Neethirajan, S. 2011. Nanotechnology for Agricultural Engineering. Department of Nanoscience, University of Guelph, Canada, Nov 2.

Neethirajan, S. 2011. Nanotechnology for Agriculture and Biosystems. Nanotechnology Network of Ontario, McMaster University, Oct 15.

Neethirajan, S. 2010. Food Applications of Nanoscale Science - Current Scenario. Commission de l'ethique de la science et de la technologie, Quebec, QC, June 17.

Neethirajan, S. 2008. Tiny Technology, Big Results: Nanotechnology for Agriculture. Crop Life Conference, Ag-Resource  - Cargill Inc, Winnipeg, MB, April 8.

Neethirajan, S. 2007. Cross Cultural Communication Skills: Leadership Development Series, International Centre for Students, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, November 9.

Neethirajan, S. 2007. Nanotechnoloy: Prospects and Impacts in Agriculture, Food and Biosystems. Agrisuccess Forum 2008 -Farm Credit Canada, Conexus Arts Centre, Regina, SK, November 6; Abbotsford, BC, November 21; Winnipeg, MB, November 23; London, ON, November 29; Red Deer, AB, December 13.

Neethirajan, S. 2007. Convergence - Big Potential: Nanotechnology for Food, Agriculture and Biosystems Industries. Winnipeg Business of Science Symposium 2007, Manitoba, MB, October 24.

Neethirajan, S. 2007. Nanotechnology for the Agricultural, Food and Biosystems Industry. Canadian Farm Business Management Council Innovation Workshop and Annual General Meeting 2007, Ottawa, ON, May 29.

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