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Anuranjan AnandHemalatha BalaramManeesha InamdarUdaykumar RangaKundu Tapas K.
M. R. S. RaoKaustuv SanyalNamita SuroliaJames P. Clement ChelliahRavi Manjithaya


  1. James P Clement, Andrew D Randall and Jonathan T Brown, mGluR1 activity generates persistent, NMDA receptor-dependent, depression of hippocampal pyramidal cell excitability, European Journal of Neuroscience 12, 2347 - 2362 (2009).

  2. Chathoth KT, Ganesan G and Rao MR, Identification of a novel nucleolin related protein (NRP) gene expressed during rat spermatogenesis, BMC Mol Biol. 1, 10 - 64 (2009).

  3. Kolthur-Seetharam U, Pradeepa MM, Gupta N, Narayanaswamy R and Rao MR., Spatiotemporal organization of AT- and GC-rich DNA and their association with transition proteins TP1 and TP2 in rat condensing spermatids, J Histochem Cytochem 57, 951 - 962 (2009).

  4. Pradeepa MM,, Nikhil G,, Hari Kishore A,, Bharath GN,, Kundu TK, and Rao MR., Acetylation of transition protein 2 (TP2) by KAT3B (p300) alters its DNA condensation property and interaction with putative histone chaperone NPM3, J Biol Chem 284, 29956 - 67 (2009).

  5. Vimaleswaran KS,, Radha V,, Jayapriya MG,, Ghosh S,, Majumder PP,, Rao MR, and Mohan V., Evidence for an association with type 2 diabetes mellitus at the PPARG locus in a South Indian population, Metabolism 59, 457 - 62 (2009).

  6. Vimaleswaran KS,, Radha V,, Ghosh S,, Majumder PP,, Rao MR, and Mohan V., A Haplotype at the UCP1 Gene Locus Contributes to Genetic Risk for Type 2 Diabetes in Asian Indians (CURES-72). , Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 8, 63 - 8 (2009).

  7. Chakrabarty SP, Ramapanicker R, Mishra R, Chandrasekaran S and Balaram H, Development and characterization of lysine based tripeptide analogues as inhibitors of Sir2 activity., Bioorg Med Chem 17, 8060 - 8072 (2009).

  8. Susmita Gurjar, Anita Desai, Mangaiarkarasi A, Udaykumar Ranga, V Ravi, Molecular characterization of a full- length genome of HIV-2 isolate from India, J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52 , 329 - 335 (2009).

  9. Pradeepa MM, Nikhil G, Hari Kishore A, Bharath GN, Kundu TK and Rao MR, Acetylation of transition protein 2 (TP2) by KAT3B (p300) alters its DNA condensation property and interaction with putative histone chaperone NPM3, J Biol Chem 284, 29956 - 29967 (2009).

  10. Venkatesh Prasanna Kashi, Rajesh Abraham Jacob, Siddhartha Paul, Kaustuv Nayak, Soumya Swaminathan, Satish KS, Udaykumar Ranga, HIV-1 Tat-specific IgG antibodies in high-responders target a B-cell epitope in the cysteine-rich domain and block extracellular Tat efficiently Vaccine, Vaccine, 27, 6739 - 6747 (2009).

  11. Andrews et al., Consensus Guidance for Banking and Supply of Human Embryonic Stem Cell Lines for Research Purposes International Cell Banking Initiative, Stem Cell Reviews and Reports 5(4), 301 - 314 (2009).

  12. R. Ratnapriya, P. Satishchandra, S. Dilip, G. Gadre and A. Anand, Familial autosomal dominant reflex epilepsy triggered by hot water maps to 4q24-q28, Human Genetics 126, 677 - 683 (2009).

  13. R. Ratnapiya, P. Satishchandra, S. Dilip Kumar, G. Gadre, R. Reddy and A. Anand, A locus for autosomal dominant reflex epilepsy precipitated by hot water maps at chromosome 10q21.3-q22.3, Human Genetics 125, 541 - 549 (2009).

  14. Arif M, Pradhan SK, Thanuja GR, Mantelingu K, Vedamurthy M, Dasgupta D and Kundu TK, Mechanism of p300 specific histone acetyltransferase inhibition by small molecules, J Med Chem 52, 267 - 277 (2009).

  15. Ravindra KC, Selvi BR, Arif M, Reddy BA, Thanuja GR, Agrawal S, Pradhan SK, Nagashayana N, Dasgupta D and Kundu TK., Inhibition of lysine acetyltransferase KAT3B/ p300 activity by a naturally occurring, hydroxynaphthoquinone, plumbagin, J Biol Chem 284, 24453 - 24464 (2009).

  16. Shandilya J, Swaminathan V, Gadad SS, Choudhari R, Kodaganur GS and Kundu TK, Acetylated NPM1 localizes in the Nucleoplasm and Regulates Transcriptional Activation of Genes Implicated in Oral Cancer Manifestation, Mol. Cell Biol. 29, 5115 - 5127 (2009).

  17. Gadad SS, Shandilya J, Swaminathan V and Kundu TK, Histone chaperone as coactivator of chromatin transcription: Role of acetylation, Chromatin Protocols (Humana Press) 523, 263 - 278 (2009).

  18. Selvi BR and Kundu TK, Reversible acetylation of Chromatin: Implication in regulation of gene expression, disease and therapeutics, Biotechnol J 4, 375 - 390 (2009).

  19. Sharma AK, Sharma SK, Surolia A, Surolia N and Sarma SP, Solution structures of conformationally equilibrium forms of holo-acyl carrier protein (PfACP) from Plasmodium falciparum provides insight into the mechanism of activation of ACPs. Biochemistry, 45, 6904 - 6916 (2009).

  20. Karmodiya K, Surolia N, Analyses of co-operative transitions in Plasmodium falciparum beta-ketoacyl acyl carrier protein reductase upon co-factor and acyl carrier protein binding. FEBS J , 273, 4093 - 4103 (2009).

  21. Kumar G, Parasuraman P, Sharma SK, Banerjee T, Karmodiya K, Surolia N, Surolia A., Discovery of a Rhodanine Class of Compounds as Inhibitors of Plasmodium falciparum Enoyl-Acyl Carrier Protein Reductase. J Med Chem, 50, 2265 - 75 (2009).

  22. Mishra S, Karmodiya K, Parasuraman P, Surolia A, Surolia N, Design, synthesis, and application of novel triclosan prodrugs as potential antimalarial and antibacterial agents. Bioorg Med Chem, (2009). In Press.

  23. Karmodiya K, Modak R, Sahoo N, Sajad S, Surolia N, Deciphering the key residues in Plasmodium falciparum beta-ketoacyl acyl carrier protein     reductase responsible for interactions with Plasmodium falciparum acyl carrier protein. FEBS J., (2009). In Press.

  24. Banerjee T, Sharma SK, Surolia N, Surolia A,   Epigallocatechin gallate is a slow-tight binding inhibitor of enoyl-ACP reductase from Plasmodium falciparum.Biochem Biophys Res Commun, (2009). In Press.

  25. Gupta S, Modak R, Surolia N, Surolia A., Partial molar volumes of acyl carrier proteins are related to their states of acylation. Biochem Biophys Res Commun, (2009). In Press.

  26. Misra A, Surolia N, Surolia A., Catalysis and mechanism of malonyl transferase activity in type II fatty acid biosynthesis acyl carrier proteins.Mol Biosyst, (2009). In Press.

  27. Sharma S, Sharma SK, Surolia N, Surolia A, beta-Ketoacyl-ACP synthase I/II from Plasmodium falciparum (PfFabB/F)-Is it B or F? IUBMB Life.  , (2009). In Press.

  28. Pidugu LS, Maity K, Ramaswamy K, Surolia N, Suguna K, Analysis of proteins with the 'Hot dog' fold: Prediction of function and identification of catalytic residues of hypothetical proteins      , (2009). In Press.

  29. Modak R, Sinha S and Surolia N,  Isothermal unfolding studies on the apo and holo forms of Plasmodium falciparum acyl carrier protein. Role of the 4'-phosphopantetheine group in the stability of the holo form of  Plasmodium falciparum acyl carrier protein. , FEBS Journal 274, 3313 - 3326 (2009).

  30. Bulusu V, Srinivasan B, Bopanna M P and Balaram H, Elucidation of the substrate specificity, kinetic and catalytic mechanism of adenylosuccinate lyase from Plasmodium falciparum, Biochim Biophys Acta. 1794, 642 - 654 (2009).

  31. Inamdar M, Parvathy Venu, Srinivas M S, Kamini Rao and K. VijayRaghavan,   Derivation and characterization of two sibling human embryonic stem cell lines from discarded Grade III embryos, Stem Cells Dev 18(3, 423 - 433 (2009).

  32. Sunil K. Noothi, Mamata Kombrabail, Kundu T.K., G. Krishnamoorthy and Basuthkar J. Rao, Enhanced DNA dynamics due to cationic reagents, topological states of dsDNA and high mobility group box 1 as probed by PicoGreen, FEBS 276, 541 - 551 (2009).

  33. R. Selvi, S Pradhan, J Shandilya, C. Das, B S Sailaja, G. Nagashankar, S. Gadad, A Reddy, D Dasgupta and Kundu T.K., Putative anticancer therapeutic, Sanguinarine interacts with chromatin; modulates epigenetic modifications and chromatin transcription, Chem Biol., 16, 203 - 216 (2009).

  34. K. Batta, Masatoshi Yokokawa, K. Takeyasu and Kundu T.K., Human Transcriptional coactivator PC4 stimulates DNA end joining and activates DSB repair activity. JMB, J Mol Biol 385, 788 - 799 (2009). In Press.

  35. Arunima Chatterjee, R. Jalvi, Nishtha Pandey, R. Rangasayee and A. Anand, A novel locus DFNA59 for autosomal dominant nonsyndromic hearing loss maps at chromosome 11p14.2-q12.3, Human Genetics 124, 669 - 675 (2009).

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