Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Dr. H. M. H. S. Ariyarathna

Dr Harsha

Dr. H. M. H. S. Ariyarathna

Lecturer (Probationary)

Office Address :

Department of Veterinary Clinical Science
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science,
University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya 20400,
Sri Lanka.

Email :
Phone :  +94 775657006(office)
Education :
  • BVSc (Peradeniya)
  • MSc (Nebraska, Lincoln)
  • Crt. Nutrition for optimal health, wellness and sports
Research Interests:
  • Veterinary Clinical pathology
  • Veterinary Clinical nutrition
  • Veterinary Dermatology
  • Goodman, R., Panda, R., and Ariyarathna, H. 2013. Evaluation of endogenous allergens for the safety evaluation of genetically engineered food crops: review of potential risks, test methods, examples and relevance. Journal of Agricultural Food Chemistry. 61(35):8317-32.
  • Panda, R., Ariyarathna, H., Tetteh, A., Pramod, S. N., Taylor, S. L., Ballmer-Weber, B.K., Amnuaycheewa, P., and R. E. Goodman. 2013. Challenges in Testing Genetically Modified Crops for Potential Increases in Endogenous Allergen Expression for Safety. Allergy. 68(2) 142-51.
  • Ofori-Anti, A. O., H. Ariyarathna, L. Chen, H. L. Lee, S. N. Pramod, and R. E. Goodman. 2008. Establishing objective detection limits for the pepsin digestion assay used in the assessment of genetically modified foods. Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology. 52:94-103.
  • Ariyarathna, H., S. Pramod, and R. Goodman. 2008. Evaluation of purified rabbit IgG antibodies specific to different corn lipid transfer protein (LTP) peptides as detection reagents for processed foods and comparison with human allergic IgE. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.121(2):S184-S184.
  • Ariyarathna, H., S. Pramod, and R. Goodman. 2009. The abundance of lipid transfer protein (LTP), the major food allergen of corn, varies between hybrids and growth conditions. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology123 (2): S28-S28.
  • Wickramarathne, A. M. S. M., Gunawardene, G. S. P. de S., Silva, I.D., de Silva, D. D. N., Jayaweera, W. R., Ariyarathna, H. M. H. S. 2013. Renal osteodystrophy and facial hyperostosis in an 8 months old Dalmatian. S. L. Vet. J 60 (2A): 13-16
  • Edirmanne , E. R. V. K, Ariyarathna, H. S, and de Silva D. D. N. Latest clinical manifestations of canine ehrlichiosis: “The pup killer” – A preliminary communication. 2014. Wayamba Journal of Animal Science.- ISSN: 2012-578X; P880-P892
  • K. G. Indika, M. P. Kumara, H. M. H. S. Ariyarathna, M. G. C. M. Jayasinghe, A. M. R. B. Adikari and D. D. N de Silva. Two cases of canine liposarcomas: An uncommon tumor. S. L. Vet. J 2016, 63(1) (A): 23-26