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PUBLICATIONS RESULTING FROM USAGE OF AIRF

  • Ashraf M, Yadav B, Perinthottathil S, Kumar KS, Vats D, Muthuswami R, Komath SS. The N-Acetyl-D-glucosaminylphosphatidylinositol de-N-acetylase from Entamoeba histolytica: Metal alters catalytic rates but not substrate affinity. J. Biol. Chem. 2011, 286: 2543-2549.
  • Somlata, Bhattacharya S, Bhattacharya A. A C2 domain protein kinase initiates phagocytosis in the protozoan parasite Entamoeba histolytica. Nature Communications 2011, 2: 230.
  • Ahmad A, Khan A, Akhtar F, Yousuf S, Xess I, Khan LA, Manzoor N. Fungicidal activity of thymol and carvacrol by disrupting ergosterol biosynthesis and membrane integrity against Candida. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2011, 30: 41–50.
  • Pankaj Kumar, R.P. Bhatta, Lokendra Singh, O.P. Satic, Amber Khand, Aijaz Ahmad. Antimicrobial activities of essential oil and methanol extract of Coriaria nepalensis. Natural Product Research 2011, 1–9.
  • Kumar S, Raj I, Nagpal I, Subbarao N, Gourinath S. Structural and biochemical studies of Serine Acetyltransferase reveal why the parasite Entamoeba histolytica cannot form Cysteine Synthase complex. J. Biol. Chem. 2011, 286(14): 12533-41.
  • Shanti P. Gangwar, Sita R, Meena, Ajay K. Saxena Cloning, purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of ESX-1-secreted protein regulator (EspR) from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Acta Cryst. 2011, 67: 83–86.
  • Pathak S, Chauhan VS. Rationale-Based, De Novo Design of Dehydrophenylalanine-Containing Antibiotic Peptides and Systematic Modification in Sequence for Enhanced Potency. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 2011, 55 (5): 2178–2188.
  • Kushwaha HR, Kumar G, Verma PK, Singla-Pareek SL, Pareek A. Analysis of a salinity induced BjSOS3 protein from Brassica indicate it to be structurally and functionally related to its ortholog from Arabidopsis. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 2011, 1-9
  • Singh M, Mukhopadhyay K. C-terminal amino acids of alpha-melanocyte stimukating hormone are requisite for its antibacterial activity against Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemotherapy 2011, 55(5): 1920-1929.
  • Chaturvedi NK, Kumar S, Negi S, Tyagi RK. Endocrine disruptors provoke differential modulatory responses on Androgen Receptor and Pregnane & Xenobiotic Receptor: potential implications in metabolic disorders. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 2010, 345:291-308.
  • Shrimal S, Bhattacharya S, Bhattacharya A. Serum-Dependent Selective Expression of EhTMKB1-9, a Member of Entamoeba histolytica B1 Family of Transmembrane Kinases. PLoS Pathog. 2010, 6 (6): e1000929.
  • Matta SK, Agarwal S, Bhatnagar R. Surface localized and extracellular Glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase of Bacillus anthracis is a plasminogen binding protein. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 2010, 1804: 2111-2120.
  • Kumar G, Singh AP, Gupta R. Synthesis, Structures, and Heterogeneous Catalytic Applications of {Co3+–Eu3+} and {Co3+–Tb3+} Heterodimetallic Coordination Polymers. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 5103–5112.
  • Khan A, Ahmad A, Manzoor N, Khan LA. Antifungal Activities of Ocimum sanctum Essential Oil and its Lead Molecules. Natural Product Communications 2010, 5 (1): 24.
  • Khan A, Ahmad A, Akhtar F, Yousuf S, Xess I, Khan LA, Manzoor N. Ocimum sanctum essential oil and its active Principals exert their antifungal activity by disrupting ergosterol biosynthesis and membrane integrity. Research in Microbiology 2010, 161: 816e823.
  • Naik MM, Dubey SK. Lead-Enhanced Siderophore Production and Alteration in Cell Morphology in a Pb-Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa Strain 4EA. Current Microbiology 2010, DOI 10.1007/s00284-010-9722-2.
  • Pandey A, Naik MM, Dubey SK. Organic metabolites produced by Vibrio parahaemolyticus strain An3 isolated from Goan mullet inhibit bacterial fish pathogens. African Journal of Biotechnology 2010, (42): 7134-7140.
  • Pandey A, Naik MM, Dubey SK. Hemolysin, Protease, and EPS Producing Pathogenic Aeromonas hydrophila Strain An4 Shows Antibacterial Activity against Marine Bacterial Fish Pathogens. Journal of Marine Biology 2010, doi:10.1155/2010/563205.
  • Victoria GS, Kumar P, Komath SS. The Candida albicans homolog of PIG-P: Gene dosage and role in growth and filamentation. Microbiology 2010, 156: 3041-3051.
  • Attri P, Venkatesu P, Lee MJ. Influence of osmolytes and denaturants on the structure and enzyme activity of alpha-chymotrypsin. J Phys Chem B 2010, 114(3): 1471-8.
  • Jain R, Ghoshal A, Mandal C, Shaha C. Leishmania Cell surface Prohibitin: role in host-parasite interaction. Cell Microbiol 2010, 12(4): 432-52.
  • Pal N, Verma SD, Sen S. Probe Position Dependence of DNA Dynamics: Comparison of the Time-Resolved Stokes Shift of Groove-Bound to Base-Stacked Probes. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132: 9277.
  • Ajayakumar MR, Yadav S, Ghosh S, Mukhopadhyay P. Single-Electron Transfer Driven Cyanide Sensing: A New Multimodal Approach. Org. Lett. 2010, 12(11): 2646-9.
  • Singh A, Prasad T, Kapoor K, Mandal A, Welti R, Prasad R. Phospholipidome of Candida: Each species of Candida has distinctive phospholipids molecular species. OMICS: A Journal of Integrative Biology 2010, 14(6): 665-677.
  • Gupta V, Kalaiarasan M, Faheem M, Singh N, Iqbal MA, Bamezai RNK. Dominant Negative Mutations Affect Oligomerization of Human Pyruvate Kinase M2 Isozyme and Promote Cellular Growth and Polyploidy. J Biol Chem. 2010, 285(22): 16864-73.
  • Kumar S, Ahmad E, Mansuri MS, Kumar S, Jain R, Khan RH, Gourinath S. Crystal structure and trimer-monomer transition of N-terminal domain of EhCaBP1 from Entamoeba histolytica. Biophys. J. 2010, 98(12): 2933-42.
  • Chaturvedi NK, Kumar S, Negi S, Tyagi RK. Endocrine disruptors provoke differential modulatory responses on androgen receptor and pregnane and xenobiotic receptor: potential implications in metabolic disorders. Mol Cell Biochem 2010, 345(1-2): 291-308.
  • Prasad T, Hameed S, Chugh RM, Biswas S, Mukhopadhyay CK, Goswami SK, Prasad R. Morphogenic Regulator EFG1 Affects Drug Susceptibilities of Pathogenic Candida albicans. FEMS Yeast Research 2010, 10(5): 587-96.
  • Kumar A, Singh GR, Chauhan N, Chhokar SS. Essential oil composition and antimicrobial activity of Ocimum gratissimum. Indian Perfumer 2010, 54(1): 43-46.
  • Kumar A, Singh GR, Chauhan N. Chemical composition of Rose absolute and oil from flowers of Rosa damascena var. Noorjahan. Indian Perfumer 2010, 54(1):60-62.
  • Kumar A, Singh GR, Chauhan N, Chhokar SS. Secondary metabolites of Carum copticum and their biological activities. Journal of Medicinal & Aromatic Plant Science 2010, 31(3): 238-245.
  • Singh SJ, Prakash J, Ganguli AK, Patnaik S. Superconductivity at 11.3 K induced by cobalt doping in CeOFeAs. Solid State Communication 2009, 149: 189.
  • Prakash J, Singh SJ, Patnaik S, Ganguli AK. Superconductivity at 42.7 K in CeO1-xFxFeAs with upper critical field of 94 T. Physica C 2009, 82: 469.
  • Singh SJ, Prakash J, Patnaik S, Ganguli A. Enhancement in superconducting transition temperature and upper critical field of LaO0.8F0.2FeAs with antimony doping. Superconductor Science and Technology 2009, 22: 045017.
  • Prakash J, Singh SJ, Patnaik S, Ganguli AK. Compositionally controlled semimetal to superconducting transition in NaF- doped LaOFeAs: Enhancement in Tc due to Na-doping. Physica C 2009, 469: 300.
  • Prakash J, Singh SJ, Patnaik S, Ganguli AK. Upper critical field, superconducting energy gaps, and Seebeck coefficient in La0.8Th0.2OFeAs. J. Phys. Cond. Mat. 2009, 21: 175705.
  • Jain R, Kumar S, Gourinath S, Bhattacharya S, Bhattacharya A. N- and C-terminal domains of the calcium binding protein EhCaBP1 of the parasite Entamoeba histolytica display distinct functions. PLoS One 2009, 4(4): e5269.
  • Dar MA, Prusty D, Mondal N, Dhar SK. A Unique 45 Amino Acid Region in the Toprim Domain of Plasmodium falciparum Gyrase B is Essential for DNA Binding, DNA dependent ATPase Stimulation and DNA Cleavage. Eukaryotic Cell 2009, 8(11): 1759-69.
  • Shukla S, Prasad T, Prasad R. Book Chapter-"Molecular mechanism of antifungal drug resistance" contributed in "Antimicrobial Resistance- The Modern Epidemic. Current Status and Research Issues, 2009"; Book on Proceedings for Microbial Resistance IXth Sir Dorabji Tata Symposium held at Bangalore on "Fungal infection in India: Molecular mechanism of emerging antifungal resistance", Macmillan Publishers, Chapter VI- Basic Research; pp 213-228.
  • Sharma M, Chugh RM, Shukla S, Dhamgaye S, Prasad T, Ambudkar SV, Prasad R. Curcumin modulates efflux by yeast ABC multidrug transporters and is synergistic to antifungals. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 2009, 53(8): 3256-3265.
  • Maurya A, Shrivastava K, Gupta S, Srivastava SK, Luqman S, Saxena M, Kumar A, Syamsundar KV, Darokar MP, Ram T, Gupta S. Antimicrobial activity and chemical composition of Callistemon macropunctatus leaf essential oil from the northern plains of India. International Journal of Essential Oil Therapeutics 2009, 3: 9-12.
  • Kumar A. Effect of soaking time of patchouli leaves on oil yield and chemical composition. Indian Perfumer 2009, 53: 27-28.
  • Singh SJ, Prakash J, Patnaik S, Ganguli AK. Potassium fluoride doped LaOFeAs multi-band superconductor: Evidence of extremely high upper critical field. Europhys. Lett. 2008, 84: 57003.
  • #Hameed S, #Prasad T, Banerjee D, Chandra A, Mukhopadhyay CK, Goswami SK, Abdullattif A, Chandra J, Mukherjee P, Ghannoum M, Prasad R. (#equal first authors). Iron deprivation induces EFG1 mediated hyphal development in Candida albicans without affecting biofilm formation. FEMS yeast research 2008, 8(5): 744-755.
  • Mishra NN, Prasad T, Singh R. Lipidomics: A novel approach for biological system in Biotechnology- Tissue culture to proteomics 2008, Ed. P. C. Trivedi, Pointer Publisher, Jaipur, Chapter 12, pp. 254-261.
  • Singh R, Prasad R, Sumana G, Arora K, Sood S, Gupta RK, Malhotra BD. STD sensor based on nucleic acid functionalized nanostructured polyaniline. Biosensors and Bioelectronics 2008, 24: 2232–2238.
  • Kumar A, Singh SP, Chhokar SS. Thymol and its derivatives as antimicrobial agents. Natural Product Communication 2008, 3(5): 823-828.
  • Kumar A, Yadav A, Chanautia CS, Khan IA, Ali I. Chemical composition & antimicrobial activity of the volatile oil of Valeriana jatamansi. Indian Perfumer 2008, 52(2): 34-38.
  • Kumar A, Raghav CS, Chhokar SS, Khan IA. Composition and antimicrobial activity of Ajowan (Carum copticum L.) seed oils from the different places in India. Indian Perfumer 2008, 52(2): 61-64.
  • Saxena M, Srivastava K, Srivastava SK, Luqman S, Kumar A, Darokar MP, Shamsundar KV, Ram T, Khanuja SPS. Antimicrobial activity and chemical composition and of Callistemon pinifolius and C. salignus leaf essential oils from the northern plains of India. Natural Product Communication 2008, 3(9): 1533-1536.
  • Kumar A, Srivastava SK, Dwivedi GR, Khan M, Darokar MP, Syamsundar KV, Luqman S, Khanuja SPS. Antimicrobial activity and chemical composition and of Melaleuca genistifolia leaf essential oil from the northern plains of India. Natural Product Communication 2008, 3(10): 1741-1744.
  • Gupta S, Kumar A, Srivastava K, Srivastava SK, Luqman S, Maurya A, Darokar MP, Syamsundar KV, Khanuja SPS. Antimicrobial Activity and Chemical Composition of Callistemon comboynensis and C. citrinus Leaf Essential Oils from the Northern Plains of India. Natural Product Communication 2008, 3(11): 1931-1934.
  • Kumar A. Effect of high boilers adulterants in Mentha arvensis oil. The Asian Journal of Experimental Chemistry 2008, 3(1 & 2): 10-13.

 

 

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