Department of Chemical Sciences
School of Natural Sciences

G. Krishnamoorthy

G. Krishnamoorthy
Department of Chemical Sciences
Department of Chemical Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400005
91 22 2278 2301/2526
91 22 2280 4610/4611
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Academic Profile
Doctoral Degree
1980, University of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Postdoctoral Experience
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA.
  • Current Research
  • Selected Publications

Biophysical chemistry; Protein folding; Dynamics of proteins, nucleic acids and membranes using time-resolved fluorescence and relaxation kinetics; Dynamics in single living cells.

  • Altered Dynamics of DNA Bases Adjacent to a Mismatch: A Cue for Mismatch Recognition by MutS.
    Nabanita Nag, B.J. Rao and G. Krishnamoorthy
    J. Mol. Biol. (2007), 374, 39-53.
  • Fluorescence Dynamics of Double- and Single-Stranded DNA Bound to Histone and Micellar Surfaces
    Teena Goel, Tulsi Mukherjee, B.J. Rao and G. Krishnamoorthy
    J. Phys. Chem. B, 114, 8986-8993 (2010).
  • Exploration of the Correlation between Solvation Dynamics and Internal Dynamics of a Protein.
    Anjali Jha, Kunihiko Ishii, J. B. Udgaonkar, Tahei Tahara and G. Krishnamoorthy
    Biochemistry (2011), 50, 397-408.
  • Motional Dynamics in Proteins and Nucleic Acids Control Their Function: Revelation by Time-Domain Fluorescence
    G. Krishnamoorthy,Current Science (2012), 102, 266-276.
  • Anjali Jha, Satya Narayan, Jayant B. Udgaonkar, and G. Krishnamoorthy (2012)
    Solvent-Induced Tuning of Internal Structure in a Protein Amyloid Protofibril
    Biophys. J. 103, 797-806.
  • GTP binding leads to narrowing of the conformer population while preserving the structure of an RNA aptamer: A site-specific time-resolved fluorescence dynamics study.
    T. Sanjoy Singh, B.J. Rao and G. Krishnamoorthy (2012)
    Biochemistry, 51, 9260-69.