Dr Shalini Shenoy Mulki


Department of Microbiology


    • Shalini Shenoy Mulki teaches Microbiology.
    • She is also involved in diagnostic work at microbiology laboratory.


Subject Semester / Year


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD (Doctor of Medicine) Microbiology Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore University 1993
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery) Mysore Medical College 1985


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
KMC Mangalore Professor 2003 onwards
KMC Mangalore Associate Professor 1999-2003
KMC Mangalore Assistant Professor 1993-1999
KMC Mangalore Tutor 1990-1993

Clinicomicrobiological profile of Gram negative bacterial infections in Adult ICU's of a tertiary care centre Grant from Manipal Mc gill association (2016)


Area of Interest

Bacteriology, Drug Resistance, Nosocomial Infections

Area of Expertise

Diagnostic Microbiology

Area of Research

Antibiotic Resistance, Nosocomial Infections

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Referee, Indian Pediatrics, Archives of Medical Research and Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology.
  • Member of Infection Control Committee of Government Wenlock Hospital and Lady Goschen Hospital, 2003-2010.
  • Member of RNTCP Committee, KMC Mangalore, 2003-2010.
  • Chairperson of Manipal Academy of Higher Education Board of Studies for Microbiology, 2007-2009.
  • Member of Manipal Academy of Higher Education Board of Studies for Microbiology, 2003-2007.
  • Member of Advisory Committee of Manipal Accunova, 2003-2010.
  • Chairperson of Time-Bound Research Ethics Committee, KMC, Mangalore, 2003-2012.
  • Member of Composite Research Committee, KMC, Mangalore, 2003-2010.
  • Member of Grievance Committee Manipal Academy of Higher Education.
  • Member of Manipal Academy of Higher Education Board of Studies for Microbiology, 2011.Member Secretary of Institutional Ethics Committee Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, 2012.
  • Member of Ethics Committee Manipal Academy of Higher Education, 2011-2018
  • Member Secretary of Institutional Ethics Committee, KMC,Mangalore.2010 onwards
  • Chairperson of of Institutional Ethics Committee, K S Hegde Medical Academy,,Mangalore.2016  onwards
  • Life member of Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists, 1998.Life member of Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists, Karnataka chapter.

1.Arindam Chakraborty, Prabha Adhikari, Shalini Shenoy, Vishwas Saralaya Genomic analysis and clinical importance of Escherichia coli isolate from patients with sepsis Indian J Pathol and Microbiol 2015;58:22-6.
2.Veni E JK, Bhat G, Shalini S M, Kumar P, Chakrapani M, Baliga S Community-Acquired Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia: Case Series Kathmandu University Medical Journal
3.Chakraborty A, Saralaya V, Adhikari P, Shenoy S, Baliga S, Hegde ACharacterization of Escherichia coli Phylogenetic Groups Associated with Extraintestinal Infections in South Indian Population. Annals of Medical and Health Sciences Research | Jul-Aug 2015 | Vol 5 | Issue 4- 241-246
4.C.S.Naveena, Boja Poojary, Vasantha Kumar, Shalini Shenoy Synthesis, Characterization and Antimicrobial Activities of Some Novel Thiazoles and Thiazolo-[3,2-b]-[1,2,4]-triazole Derivatives Journal of Applicable Chemistry 2015, 4 (3): 828-839
5.Arindam Ckakraborty, Prabha Adhikari, Shalini Shenoy, Shrikala Baliga, Gopalkrishna Bhat, Satish Rao, Dhanashree Biranthabail, Vishwas Saralaya Molecular characterization and clinical significance of New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamases-1 producing Escherichia coli recovered from a South Indian tertiary care hospital sepsis Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology July - September 2015-58 (3), 323-327
6.Poojary Indira, Papanna Mohan Kumar, Shenoy Shalini, Kulkarni Vaman. Opportunistic Infections among People Livingwith HIV (PLHIV) with Diabetes Mellitus(DM) Attending a Tertiary Care Hospital in Coastal City of South India PLOS ONE DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0136280. August 19, 2015 1-8
7.Anusha Rohit, Biswajit Maiti, Shalini Shenoy, Indrani Karunasagar. Polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism(PCR-RFLP) for rapid diagnosis of neonatal sepsis Indian J Med Res 143, January 2016, pp 72-78
8.Archana Deraje, Shalini Shenoy, B. Dhanshree, Prabha Adhikari Asymptomatic Bacteriuria with Escherichia coli in Type 2 Diabetic Patients: An Unresolved Riddle British Journal of Medicine & Medical Research2016 11(3): 1-9
9.Arindam Chakraborty, Prabha Adhikari1, Shalini Shenoy2, Vishwas Saralaya Virulence factor profiles, phylogenetic background, and antimicrobial resistance pattern of lactose fermenting and nonlactose fermenting Escherichia coli from extraintestinal sources Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2016;59:180-4.
10.Jyoti Kumari, Shalini M. Shenoy, Shrikala Baliga, Chakrapani M.,Gopalkrishna K. Bhat Healthcare-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Clinical characteristics and antibiotic resistance profile with emphasis on macrolide-lincosamide-streptogramin B resistance Sultan Qaboos University Med J, May 2016, Vol. 16, Iss. 2, pp. 175–181
11.Jyothi Kumari, Shalini Shenoy M, Chakrapani M, Vidyalakshmi K.Gopalkrishna Bhat K. In vitro activity of vancomycin and daptomycin against health care associated methicillin resistance Staphylococcus aureus isolated from clinical specimens Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Vol 9, Issue 3, 2016, 44-46
12.Arindam Chakraborty, Prabha Adhikari , Shalini Shenoy , Satish Rao,B. Dhanashree, Vishwas Saralaya Molecular characterization and clinical significance of extraintestinalpathogenic Escherichia coli recovered from a south Indian tertiary care Hospital Microbial Pathogenesis 95 (2016) 43-48
13.Veni Emilda JK, Jyoti Kumari, Shalini Shenoy, K Vidyalakshmi, Gopalkrishna K Bhat. Comparison of Community associated MRSA and Health care associated MRSA infections in Mangalore South India. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences 2016, vol 7 ,issue 4 2008-2013
14.Kavya Ramamurthy, Sevitha Bhat, Shalini Shenoy, Aseem Rangnekar.Xpert Mycobacterium tuberculosis/Rifampicin assay:a boon in tuberculosis diagnostic assay. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, vol 9, issue 5, 2016. 225-227
15.Jyothi Kumari, Shalini Shenoy M, Chakrapani M, Vidyalakshmi K.Gopalkrishna Bhat K.Comparison of E test and agar dilution for determining minimum inhibitory concentration of vancomycin to health care associated methicillin resistance Staphylococcus aureus Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Vol 9, Issue 4, 2016,1-3
16J Kumari, S Shenoy, C Mahabala, K Vidyalaxshmi. Susceptibility pattern of Health care associated MRSA to Vancomycin and Daptomycin. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2016, vol 4, 108
17.Rangnekar Aseem, Shalini shenoy, Suchitra Shenoy, Shrikala Baliga, Agarwal Ashish Approach to Carbapenemase Detection in Klebsiella pneumoniae in Routine Diagnostic Laboratories Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2016 Dec, Vol-10(12): 24-27
18.Pavithra K, Shrikala Baliga, Shalini Shenoy.Detection of ESBLand Ampc beta lactamase in Klebsiella spp.and evaluation of risk factors in a tertiary care hospital in South India. J. Evid. Based Med. Healthc. 2016; 3(84), 4587-4591
19.Dibya Prasana Mohanty, Shalini Shenoy Mulki, Dharma Niranjan Mishra. Clinico-Microbiological Profile of Diabetic Foot Ulcer: The common Anatomical site JMSCR 2017Vol||05||Issue||08||Page 26585-26593||August
20.Jyothi Kumari, Shalini Shenoy M, Ashwini Hegde, Chakrapani M, Vidyalakshmi K.Gopalkrishna Bhat K.Vancomycin resistant and vancomycin intermediate resistant Staphylococcus aureus- mechanisms, clinical significance and detection.2 Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Vol 10, Issue 6, 2017,32-38
21.Shalini Shenoy Mulki, Kavya Ramamurthy, Sevitha Bhat Fecal Carriage of Extended‑spectrum Beta‑lactamase‑producing Enterobacteriaceae in Intensive Care Unit Patients Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine ¦ Volume 21 ¦ Issue 8 ¦ August 2017.
22.Arindam Chakraborty, Prabha Adhikari, Shalini Shenoy, Vishwas Saralaya. Molecular Characterisation of Uropathogenic Escherichia coli Isolates at a Tertiary Care Hospital in South India. Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology ¦ Volume 35 ¦ Issue 2 ¦ April-June 2017
23.Beena Hosdurga Bhaskar.Shalini Shenoy Mulki, Sangeetha Joshi, Ranjeetha Adhikari, Bhavana Malavalli Venkatesh. Colistin resistance in Carbapenem – resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae strains 2 Asian J Pharm Clin Res, Vol 10, Issue 9, 2017,70-73
24.Munegowda Koralur, Rahul Singh, Muralidhar Varma , Shalini Shenoy , Vasudeva Acharya ,Asha Kamath , John Stenos, Eugen Athan, Indira Bairy. Scrub typhus diagnosis on acute specimens using serological and molecular assays — a 3-year prospective study. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 91 (2018) 112–117
25. Sanyuktha Shettigar, ShaliniShenoy, Sevitha Bhat, Pooja Rao Microbiological Profile of Deep Tissue and Bone Tissue in Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2018 June, Vol-12(6): DC20-DC22
26.Prathvi Prabhakar Nayak1, Dhanashree Biranthabail1, Shalini Shenoy1, Shashidhar Mangalore Kotian2 Antibiogram and genetic relatedness of clinical isolates of Enterococcus spp. in Mangalore, India J Infect Dev Ctries 2018; 12(11):985-990. doi:10.3855/jidc.9966
27.Ankita Porwal,SevithaBhat, Ashwini Hegde, PoojaRao, Shalini Shenoy Clinicomicrobiological Study of Bacteraemia Caused by Coliforms in Adults Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2018 Jul, Vol-12(7): DC15-DC19
28.Beena Hosdurg Bhaskar, Shalini Shenoy Mulki, Sangeetha Joshi, Ranjeeta Adhikary, Bhavana Malavalli Venkatesh. Molecular Characterization of Extended Spectrum β-lactamaseand Carbapenemase Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae from aTertiary Care HospitalIndian Journal of Critical Care Medicine (2019): 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23118
29.Shobha Prasada, Archana Bhat, Sevitha Bhat, Shalini Shenoy Mulki, and Sanyuktha Tulasidas Changing antibiotic susceptibility pattern in uropathogenic Escherichia coli over a period of 5 years in a tertiary care center. Infection and Drug Resistance 2019:12 1439–1443

Direct detection of 16s ribosomal RNA in culture negative synovial fluid and tissues of infective arthritis patients.(STS 2019 Ms.Deepali)