TIFR
Department of Chemical Sciences
School of Natural Sciences

G. Krishnamoorthy

G. Krishnamoorthy
Professor
Department of Chemical Sciences
Office
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B-129
Department of Chemical Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400005
Phone
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91 22 2278 2301/2526
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7738041952
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91 22 2280 4610/4611
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Academic Profile
Doctoral Degree
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1980, University of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Postdoctoral Experience
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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.