Few selected publications
Quantitative analysis of chromosome localization in the nucleus. Chakraborty S, Mehta I, Kulashreshtha M, Rao BJ. Methods Mol Biol. 2015;1228:223-33. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-1680-1_17.
Enhanced excision repair and lack of PSII activity contribute to higher UV survival of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii cells in dark. Chaudhari VR, Vyawahare A, Bhattacharjee SK, Rao BJ. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2015 Mar;88:60-9. doi: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2015.02.001. Epub 2015 Feb
Tirumani S, Kokkanti M, Chaudhari V, Shukla M, Rao BJ: Regulation of CCM genes in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii during conditions of light-dark cycles in synchronous cultures.Plant Mol Biol 2014
Characterizing alpha helical properties of Ebola viral proteins as potential targets for inhibition of alpha-helix mediated protein-protein interactions. Chakraborty S, Rao BJ, Asgeirsson B, Dandekar A F1000Res. 2014 Oct 24 [revised 2015 Jan 27];3:251. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.5573.3. eCollection 2014.
Directed evolution induces tributyrin hydrolysis in a virulence factor of Xylella fastidiosa using a duplicated gene as a template. Gouran H, Chakraborty S, Rao BJ, Asgeirsson B, Dandekar A. F1000Res. 2014 Sep 9;3:215. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.5147.1. eCollection 2014.
Uncovering the basis of ATP hydrolysis activity in purified human p53 protein: a reinvestigation. Verma S, Rao BJ, PLoS One. 2014 Apr 1;9(4):e93652. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0093652. eCollection 2014.
Acetate and bicarbonate assimilation and metabolite formation in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: a 13C-NMR study. Singh H, Shukla MR, Chary KV, Rao BJ. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 10;9(9):e106457. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106457. eCollection 2014.
Preparation of efficient excision repair competent cell-free extracts from C. reinhardtii cells. Chaudhari V, Raghavan V, Rao BJ. PLoS One. 2014 Oct 9;9(10):e109160. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0109160. eCollection 2014.
(1)H, (13)C and (15)N NMR assignments of Mg (2+) bound form of UV inducible transcript protein (UVI31+) from Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Singh H, Verma D, Rao BJ, Chary KV. Biomol NMR Assign. 2015 Apr;9(1):93-7. doi: 10.1007/s12104-014-9551-5. Epub 2014 Mar 18.
Site-specific fluorescence dynamics in an RNA 'thermometer' reveals the role of ribosome binding in its temperature-sensitive switch function. Narayan S, Kombrabail MH, Das S, Singh H, Chary KV, Rao BJ, Krishnamoorthy G. Nucleic Acids Res. 2015 Jan;43(1):493-503. doi: 10.1093/nar/gku1264. Epub 2014 Dec 3.
Mehta IS, Kulashreshtha M, Chakraborty S, Kolthur-Seetharam U, Rao BJ: Chromosome territories reposition during DNA damage-repair response.Genome Biol 2013, 14:R135.
Mehta I, Chakraborty S, Rao BJ: IMACULAT - an open access package for the quantitative analysis of chromosome localization in the nucleus.PLoS One 2013, 8:e61386.
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