Dr. Jayantha Wattavidanage /WVJ Perera
Perera, W.V.J and Jinadasa, J. (1983) Diversity and yield of fin-fish and shell-fish in the Bolgoda Lagoon ,Sri Lanka. Proc. Sri Lanka. Assoc. Advent., 39 (1), 48.
Perera, W.V.J. (1986) The productivity of the Bolgoda Lagoon, Sri Lanka, Thesis submitted for the Degree of Master of Science (by research) to the Faculty of Applid Sciences, University of Sri Jayawardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka.
Jinadasa, J., Jayantha, S and Perera W.V.J. (1992) Species composition, distribution and economical importance of fishes in the Bolgoda lake, Vidyodaya journal of Science, 4(1): p 107-115.
Wattavidanage, J., Perera, L., David, P.H., Ranford-Cartwright, .L., Mendis, K.N., Premawansa, S., Kapilananda, G.M., Pathirana, P.P.S.L and Handunetti, S.M. (1993) Genetic hetrogeneity of plasmodial genes in Sri Lankan isolates as detected by the Polymerase Chain Reaction, Proc. Sri Lanka. Assoc. Advent., 49 (1), A,A23.
Wattavidanage, J., Perera, L., Rajakaruna, J., Kapilananda, G.M., Snewin, V.A., David, P.H., Carter, R., Mendis, K.N and Premawansa, S.(1994) Allelic polymorphism of Merozoite Surface Antigen1 of Plasmodium vivax (PvMSA1) in Sri Lankan parasite isolates. Proc. Sri Lanka. Assoc. Advent., 50 (1), A,A25.
Wattavidanage, J., Perera, L., Alles, H., Bandara, S., Jayasingha, S., Mendis, K.N., Carter, R., and Premawansa, S.(1995) TNF allele polymorphism and disease severity of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Sri Lanka. Proc. Sri Lanka. Assoc. Advent., 51 (1), A,A1.
Premawanse, S., Wattavidanage, J., Perera, L., David, P.H.Mendis, K.N, Carter, R (1996) Prevalence of allelic polymorphism of malaria parasite in human isolates affected by immune and drug pressure (Abstracts) XIVth international congress for tropical medicine and malaria, Nagasaki, Japan 0.07.3, p 169.
Wattavidanage, J., Carter, R., Herath, N. P., Perera, L., Bandara, S., Wickramasinghe, R., Alles, H., Bandara, S., Mendis, K.N. and Premawansa, S.(1997) Specific allele combinations at the TNF a and TNFb gene loci modulate severity of disease in malaria and other infectious disease. Proc. Sri Lanka. Assoc. Advent., 53 (1), A,A32..
Wattavidanage, J., Carter, R., Perera, L., Munasingha, A ., Herath, N. P., Bandara, S., Wickramasinghe, R., Alles, H., Mendis, K.N. and Premawansa, S.(1997) The combination of TNF a and TNFb alleles marks high risk of severe disease during malaria and other infections in Sri Lank, 9th malaria meeting, British society for parasitology, University of Liverpool, P79, p 66.
Wattavidanage, J., Carter, R., Perera, L., Munasingha, A., Bandara, S., McGuinness, D., Wickramasinghe, R., Alles, H.K., .Mendis, K.N and Premawanse, S. (1998) The combination of TNFa*2 and TNFb*2 alleles appears to mark high risk of severe disease during P. falciparum malaria and other infections in Sri Lanka. Clin. Exp. Immunol.115: 350-355 **(This publication was honoured by A Presidential Award (Sri Lanka) in 2001)
Perera W V J (1999) Allelic polymorphisms of malarial and human genes in relation to disease occurrence and pathogenesis. Thesis submitted to the Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.
Wattavidanage, J., Perera, L., R, Carter., David, P.H., Ranford-Cartwright, .L., Mendis, K.N., Premawansa, S.(in press) Genetic polymorphism of the gene PvMSA1 in Sri Lankan P. vivax wild isolates. Mol. Biol. Parasitol.
Wattavidanage, J., Perera, L., Snewin, V.A., David, P.H.,, Mendis, K.N., Premawansa, S. Genetic polymorphism of the gene PfMSA1 in relation to chloroquine resistance in Sri Lankan P. falciparum wild isolates. (in preparation for publication).
9th Malaria Meeting conducted by British Society for Parasitology (BSP) in the University of Liverpool (15th -17th September 1997).
Workshop on Video production for education and training programs conducted by the Open University of Sri Lanka in association with the Asian Mass Communication Research and Information Centre at OUSL from April 30th to May 4th 1991.
Workshop on Education Broadcasting in Sri Lanka, organized by Friedrich Ebert Foundation at Hotel Renuka, Colombo from 19th and 20th February 1999.
Regional Workshop and Seminar on Science communication organized
Participated as a recourse person for the Planning meeting of the Caribbean workshop on Science Communication organized by the COSTED in collaboration with UNESCO held in Hotel Tangerine, Kaluthara, Sri Lanka on 5th April 2002
Participated as a resource person for the Curriculum Development Workshop on MSc / Post graduate Diploma in Medical Entomology and applied Parasitology in Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, The Open University, Nawala, Nugegoda on 29th August, 2002.
Prof. B.A.Abewickrama, Prof. V Basnayake, Prof. K.D Arulpragasam, D.E.F Ferdinandes, J.P Hearat, J. Wattavidanage, P.Jayasooriya and G.Dharmawardane (1992) Glossary review for environment education (English and Sinhala), FORUT, Colombo
Video Productions for the National Science Foundation (NSF)
Video Productions for Sri Lanka Rupawahini Corporation (SLRC)
Traditional methods of food preservation
2. Two series of live programme on Zoology for G.C.E (A/L) students.
Audio Productions for Sri Lanka Broadcasting corporation (SLBC)
2. Series of weekly programmes on animal behaviour "Sathva Sanvidana".
3. Series of weekly programmes on human behaviour "Manawa Charya".