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Dr. V R Boghra ( Dairy Scientist )

Dr. V R Boghra ( Dairy Scientist )

Dr. Boghra is a leading scientist in the field of Dairy Chemistry. He graduated in Dairy Technology from Gujarat Agricultural University, Anand and did Masters in Dairy Technology from NDRI, Kurukshetra University Karnal. He pursued his passion for research and did Doctorate in Dairy Chemistry from NDRI, Kurukshetra University Karnaland later joined SMC College of Dairy Science in a year of 1980. He has prepared practical manuals, written book chapters, review, research and technical papers in national and international journals of repute, guided 11 students for their master and doctoral degrees. His hard work led him to four prestigious awards. He has also worked as Editor of News Letter of Alumni Association of Dairy Science College, Anand for three years. He has handled many research projects financed by State, ICAR, NDDB and Co-operative Dairies and key person in modifying Richmond formula for pricing of milk by 14 Dairy unions of Gujarat state. He holds membership of various dairy organizations and works in area for research work related to analysis methods, waste effluent, biomass development, chemical contaminants and developing test kits for milk and milk product adulteration detection.

Research Projects Worked / Handled

Research project Year Financed by Status of work
Extraction of proteolytic enzymes from Akdu (Calotropic procerra). 1982 Departmental Research worker
Use of potassium bisulphite for enhancing shelf-life of khoa and burfi. 1984 Departmental Research worker
Studies on the effects of formalin as a preservative for milk and milk products for analytical purpose. 1984 Departmental Research worker
Development of technology for utilization of soyabean and groundnut and their meals as protein rich materials for fabrication of foods for human consumption. 1994 Gujarat Agril. Uni. Research worker
Evaluation of aflatoxin- M1 in milk and milk products. 1995 National Dairy Development Board, Anand Research worker
Collaborative research on genetic polymorphism of milk proteins in cattle and buffaloes as indicator of production traits 1996 National Dairy Development Board, Anand Research worker
Collaborative research on quantification of heavy metals in milk and milk products 1999 National Dairy Development Board, Anand Co-Investigator
Detection of vegetable oils and/or hydrogenated fats in milk (milk fat) by rapid method for commercial application 2002 Mahesana Dist. Co-op. Milk Producers Union Ltd., Dudhsagar Dairy, Mahesana Principal Investigator
Network Project on “R & D support for Process Up-gradation of Indigenous Milk Products for Industrial Application and Assessment of milk and milk products for incidence of pollutants and contaminants through regional surveys and investigation into approaches to control important contaminants in indigenous milk products - - -

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