2010 Fellows

Aayushi Uberoi photo Aayushi Uberoi
SRM University, Chennai
Department of Oncology

Advisor: Dr. Michael Hoffmann

Analyzing the Effects of Mutations on the Binding Properties of SMAD3 in TGF-Beta Signaling Pathway

Anantha Padmanabhan Raghuraman photo Anantha Padmanabhan Raghuraman
BITS, Pilani
Department of Physiology

Advisors: Dr. Meyer Jackson and Dr. Michele Basso

Voltage Imaging Studies on the Superior Colliculus in Rats

Aparajitha Srinivasan photoAparajitha Srinivasan
Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin
Department of Dermatology

Advisor: Dr. Nihal Ahmad

Role and Functional Significance of Sirt1 in Melanoma

Apeksha Tare photoApeksha Tare
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune

Department of Pharmacology

Advisors: Dr. Randal Tibbetts

Emerging Role of TDP-43 in Regulation of Notch Signaling

Divyateja Adapala photoDivyateja Adapala
Indian Institute of Technology-Madras

Department of Biochemistry

Advisor: Dr. Alessandro Senes

Development of a Method to Measure Transmembrane Helix Interaction in a Cell-Free Expression System

Emily Stone photoEmily Stone

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Erica Barts photo

Erica Barts

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Indroneil Ghosh photoIndroneil Ghosh
Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee

Department of Bacteriology

Advisor: Dr. Timothy Donohue

Lipid Production from Rhodobacter Sphaeroides

Kritika Kumar photoKritika Kumar
Manipal Institute of Technology

Department of Chemical and Biologica Engineering

Advisor: Dr. Brian Pfleger

Functional Genomics-Driven Engineering of Fatty Acid Overproduction in E. Coli

Lauren Marinaro photoLauren Marinaro

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Mohit Goel photoMohit Goel
Indian Institute of Technology- Guwahati

Department of Biomedical Engineering
Advisor: Dr. David Beebe

Design, Fabrication, and Optimization of Microfluidic Devices and In Vitro Microenvironments

Preethi Chegu photoPreethi Chegu
Indian Institute of Technology-Madras

Department of Biochemistry

Advisor: Dr. George Phillips

Sequence Analysis and Modeling of Cellulose Synthase like (Csl) Proteins

Sai Harisha Rajanala photoSai Harisha Rajanala
National Institute of Technology, Warangal

Institute of Molecular Virology

Advisors: Dr. Paul Ahlquist Dr. Johan den Boon
Validation of Gene Expression Data on HPV Associated Cervical Cancer Progression

Salman Hasan photoSalman Hasan
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata

Department of Biochemistry

Advisor: Dr. Samuel Butcher

Isothermal Titration Calorimetry of the RNA Tetraloop-Receptor Motif

Samarjeet photoSamarjeet
Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Advisor: Dr. Igor Slukvin

Analysis of the Differentially Expressed Genes During Haematopoietic Commitment

Shravan Sukumar photoShravan Sukumar
BITS, Pilani

Department of Statistics and Biochemistry

Advisors: Dr. Sunduz Keles Dr. Aseem Ansari
Sequence Specificity and Fold Structures of DNA Binding Molecules

Tapojyoti Das photoTapojyoti Das
Indian Institute of Technology- Kharagpur

Department of Biochemistry

Advisor: Dr. Alan Attie

Determining the Mechanism by Which Tomosyn-2 Inhibits Insulin Secretion from Pancreatic Beta Cells

Thiruvenkadam Shanmugam photoThiruvenkadam Shanmugam
University of Delhi, South Campus

Department of Bacteriology

Advisor: Dr. Cameron Currie

16S Survey of Microbial Communities Associated with Fungus-Growing Insects

Amena Arif photoAmena Arif
Aligarh Muslim University Department of Biochemistry

Advisor: Dr. Robert Landick

Understanding the Dynamics of the Trigger Loop of Bacterial RNA Polymerase using Stabilizing and Destabilizing Mutations

Asim Rizvi photoAsim Rizvi
Aligarh Muslim University
Department of Pathobiological Sciences

Advisor: Dr. Timothy Yoshino

Preliminary Investigations on Trematode Compatibility/Developmental Factor(s) from Snail Plasma

Mithila Burute photoMithila Burute
Institute of Bioinformatics and Biotechnology, Pune
Department of Biochemistry

Advisor: Dr. Aseem Ansari

Deciphering the PTM Code of Mammalian RNA Pol II

Suda Parimala Ravindran photoSuda Parimala Ravindran
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College Department of Oncology

Advisor: Dr. Michael Gould

Statistical Analysis of RNA-seq Data