Publications 2016-2020

Altered biology of testicular VSELs and SSCs by neonatal endocrine disruption results in defective spermatogenesis, reduced fertility and tumor initiation in adult mice.

Kaushik A, Anand S, Bhartiya D.
Stem Cell Rev Rep. 2020;16(5):893-908.

Collection of antimicrobial peptides database and its derivatives: Applications and beyond

Waghu FH, Idicula-Thomas S
Protein Sci. 2020 Jan;29(1):36-42. doi: 10.1002/pro.3714

Persistence of SARS-CoV-2 in the first trimester placenta leading to vertical transmission and fetal demise from an asymptomatic mother

Shende P, Gaikwad P, Gandhewar M, Ukey P, Bhide A, Patel V, Bhagat S, Bhor V, Mahale S, Gajbhiye R, Modi DN
Human Reproduction

Co-infection of Malaria and Dengue in Pregnant women with SARS-CoV-2.

Mahajan NN, Kesarwani SN, Shinde SS, Nayak A, Modi D N, Mahale SD, Gajbhiye R (2020).
International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics (In Press)

Endometrial DNA Damage Response is Modulated in Endometriosis

Bane K, Desouza J, Shetty D, Choudhary P, Kadam S, Katkam RR, Fernandez G, Sawant R, Dudhedia U, Warty N, Chauhan A, Chaudhari U, Gajbhiye R and Sachdeva G
Human Reproduction

Universal screening identifies asymptomatic carriers of SARS-CoV-2 among pregnant women in India

Waghmare R, Gajbhiye R, Mahajan N, Modi D, Mukherjee S, Mahale S
European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology (in press)

A QSAR modeling approach for predicting myeloid antimicrobial peptides with high sequence similarity

Waghu FH, Gawde U, Gomatam A, Coutinho E, Idicula-Thomas S
Chem Biol Drug Des. 2020;10.1111/cbdd.13749. doi:10.1111/cbdd.13749

Co-infection of malaria and early clearance of SARS-CoV-2 in healthcare workers

Mahajan NN, Gajbhiye R, Bahirat S, Lokhande PD, Mathe A, Rathi S, Warty N, Mahajan K, Srivastava V, Kuppusamy P, Mohite SC
Journal of Medical Virology

A 5-mer peptide derived from hinge region of hFSHR can function as positive allosteric modulator in vivo

Prabhudesai KS, Aathi MS, Dighe V, Idicula-Thomas S
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)-Biomembranes, 183492

Identification and in vivo validation of a 9-mer peptide derived from FSHβ with FSHR antagonist activity

Prabhudesai KS, Raje S, Dhamanaskar A. Modi D. Dighe V. Contini A. Idicula-Thomas S.
Peptides. 2020;132:170367. doi:10.1016/j.peptides.2020.170367

Mouse pancreas stem/progenitor cells get augmented by streptozotocin and regenerate diabetic pancreas after partial pancreatectomy.

Mohammad SA, Metkari SM, Bhartiya D.
Stem Cell Rev Rep 2020; 16: 144-158.

PCOSKBR2: a database of genes, diseases, pathways, and networks associated with polycystic ovary syndrome.

Sharma, M, Barai, RS, Kundu, I, Bhaye S., Pokar K, Idicula-Thomas S
Sci Rep 10, 14738

A steady-state modeling approach for simulation of antimicrobial peptide-cell membrane interaction

Srinivasan S, Waghu FH, Idicula-Thomas S, Venkatesh KV.
Biochim Biophys Acta Biomembr. 2020;1862(4):183242. doi:10.1016/j.bbamem.2020.183242

Mitochondrial dysfunction: An emerging link in the pathophysiology of polycystic ovary syndrome.

Shukla P, Mukherjee S.
Mitochondrion. 2020 May; 52:24-3

Pluripotent stem (VSELs) and progenitor (EnSCs) cells exist in adult mouse uterus and show cyclic changes across estrus cycle.

Singh P, Bhartiya D.
Reprod Sci. 2020 doi: 10.1007/s43032-020-00250-2.

Differential signaling signatures evoked by DOI versus lisuride stimulation of the 5-HT2A receptor.

Banerjee AA, Vaidya VA.
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications October 2020, 531(4), pp. 609-614. doi:10.1016/j.bbrc.2020.08.022.

Meta-analysis of gene expression profiles of lean and obese PCOS to identify differentially regulated pathways and risk of comorbidities

Idicula-Thomas S, Gawde U, Bhaye S, Pokar K, Bader G D
Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal

Identification of Variants in Mitochondrial D-Loop and OriL Region and Analysis of Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number in Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome.

Shukla P, Mukherjee S, Patil A.
DNA Cell Biol. 2020 Aug;39(8):1458-146

Additional evidence to establish existence of two stem cell populations including VSELs and SSCs in adult mouse testes.

Kaushik A, Bhartiya D.
Stem Cell Rev Rep. 2020.

From cell surface to signalling and back: the life of the mammalian FSH receptor.

Banerjee AA, Joseph S and Mahale SD.
The FEBS journal (in press).