The Nallur B. Ramachandra Laboratory

Genetics and Genomics Lab - University of Mysore

List of Publications

Publications: 93 + 39 + 63 + 14 + 14 = 223 


i) Publications in peer-reviewed journals with impact factor: 93 
ii) Publications in peer-reviewed journals without impact factor: 39 
iii) Research notes in Drosophila Information Service, USA: 14
iv) Books / Documentation: 14
Presentation in Seminars and Conferences: 192 
h-index : 16; i10-index: 40; Total citations : 987 +; Total Impact factors: 200+

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

I) Publications in peer-reviewed journals with impact factor: 93

Sl no

Year

Details of publications

1

1985

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Supernumerary chromosomes in Drosophila nasuta albomicana.  Experientia) Cellular and molecular Life Sciences, 1: 680-681.

 (IF = 7.047) Citation – 11

2

1986

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

The Chromosomes of two Drosophila races: D. nasuta nasuta and D. nasuta albomicana.  IV. Hybridization and karyotype repatterning. Chromosoma, 93: 243-248. (IF= 4.979)  Citation – 35

3

1986

Ramachandra NB and HA Ranganath

Estimation of population fitness in two strains of D. nasuta albomicana and without B-chromosomes. Indian J. Exp.

Biol. 24: 137-141. (IF =1.295) Citation – 10

4

1986  

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Analysis of resource utilization divergence in two strains of Drosophila  nasuta albomicana with and without B-chromosomes. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 24: 404- 407. (IF= 1.295) Citation – 07

5

1986 

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Population fitness of Drosophila nasuta albomicana with and without B-               Chromosomes at three different temperatures. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 24: 779- 782. (IF= 1.295)  Citation – 07

6

1987 

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Characterization of heterochromatin in the B-chromosomes of Drosophila  nasuta albomicana. Chromosoma, 95:223-226. (IF=4.979) Citation - 10   

7

1987

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Mating preference between Drosophila nasuta nasuta and D.n. albomicana. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 25:55-57. (IF= 1.295)  Citation  - 10

8

1987

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Accumulation of B-chromosomes in Drosophila nasuta albomicana. Curr.                     Sci. 56(16): 850-852. (IF= 0.935) 

9

1987

Ranganath,HA and NB Ramachandra.

Chromosomal basis of raciation in Drosophila : A study with Drosophila  nasuta and D. albomicans, Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. ( Anim. Sci.) 96(5): 451-  459 (Review). (IF=1.703) Citation – 16

10

1988 

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Estimation of population fitness of the parental races (D. n.nasuta and D. n.albomicana) and of the newly evolved Cytoraces (I and II) - the products of parental interracial hybridization. Genome, 30(1): 58-62.

(IF= 1.971) Citation -  22

11

1990

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

The chromosomes of two Drosophila races: D. nasuta nasuta and D. nasuta albomicana: V.  Introgression and the evolution of new karyotypes. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research (Germany), 28 (1): 62-68.  (IF= 2.740) Citation – 18

12

1994

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Pattern of sexual isolation between parental races (Drosophila nasuta nasuta and D. n. albomicans) and the newly evolved races (Cytoraces I & II). Indian J. Exp. Biol. 32:98-102. (IF 1.295)  Citation – 10

13

1994

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath

 Estimation of inter-genotypic competitive ability of the parental races 

 (Drosophila nasuta nasuta and D. n.  albomicana) and   of the newly evolved  Cytoraces (I and II).  Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary  Research (Germany), 32: 73-78.  (IF= 2.740) Citation – 01

14

1996 

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Evolution of the Nasuta - Albomicans complex of Drosophila. Curr. Sci.,

 71(7): 515-517.  (IF= 0.935) Citation – 20

15

1998

Tanuja MT., NB Ramachandra and  HA Ranganath

Creation of a hybrid zone in Drosophila with allo-sympatric races. Curr. Sci., 75(11): 1116-1117. (IF= 0.935) Citation – 13

16

1999

Harini BP and  NB Ramachandra.

Racial divergence in sternopleural bristles among the parental races and the newly evolved Cytorace 1 and 2 of the nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila. Curr. Sci. 76(7):1017-1019. (IF= 0.935) Citation – 10

17

1999

Harini BP and  NB Ramachandra

Does evolution reduce the body size?: A study in four members of nasuta- albomicans complex of Drosophila. Genetica, 105: 1-6. (IF=2.358) Citation – 11

18

1999

Upendra Nongthomba and Nallur B. Ramachandra.

A direct screen identifies new flight muscle mutants on the Drosophila second chromosome. Genetics, USA, 71-83. (IF= 4.836) Citation – 22

19

1999

 

 

Tanuja MT., NB Ramachandra and HA Ranganath.

Evolution of a recent neo-Y sex chromosome in a laboratory population of Drosophila. J. Genet. 78:81-85. (IF=1.338)  Citation – 08

20

1999

Tanuja M. T., NB Ramachandra and H. A. Ranganath.

Evolution of a new chromosomal lineage in a laboratory population of Drosophila through centric fission. J. Biosci. 24(4):421-426. (IF= 1.888) Citation - 12 

21

2000

Harini BP and NB Ramachandra.

Racial divergence in body weight: A study in the four members of the newly evolved  nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila, Curr. Sci. 78 (3): 342-344.  (IF= 0.935) Citation – 07

22

2000

Mahesh G., NB Ramachandra and H. A. Ranganath

Patterns of replication in the neo-sex chromosomes of Drosophila nasuta  

albomicans. J. Biosci. 25 (3): 229-234. (IF=1.888)  Citation – 01

23

2000  

Harini BP and NB Ramachandra

Racial divergence in abdominal bristles among parental races and newly  

Evolved Cytoraces of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila, Indian.J. Exp.Biol., 38:1263-1266. (IF=1.295) Citation – 07

24

2001

Mahesh G., NB Ramachandra and H. A. Ranganath

Autoradiographic study of transcription and dosage compensation in the sex and neo- sex chromosome of D. n. nasuta and D. n. albomicans. Genome. 44:71-78. (IF= 1.971) Citation – 04

25

2001

Tanuja MT., NB Ramachandra  and  HA Ranganath

Incipient sexual isolation in the nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila: No- Choice experiments,  J. Biosci., 26:71-76. (IF=1.888) Citation – 09

26

2001 

Tanuja MT., NB Ramachandra  and  HA Ranganath

Incipient sexual isolation in the nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila: Mating preference in male-, female- and multiple-choice mating experiments J. Biosci., 26:365-371 (IF=1.888) Citation - 12  

27

2002

Ramachandra NB.,  Gates RD.,  Ladurner P.,  Jacobs JK  and  Hartenstein V.

Embryonic development in the primitive bilaterian Neochildia fusca: normal morphogenesis and isolation of POU genes Brn-1 and Brn-2. Dev.genes Evol.  212: 55-69.  (IF=2.146) Citation – 25

28

2003

Tanuja MT., Ramachandra  NB and  HA Ranganath

Hybridization and introgression of the genomes of Drosophila nasuta and Drosophila albomicans: Evolution of new karyotypes.  Genome 46:605-611.  (IF= 1.971)  Citation – 09

29

2003

Harini BP and NB Ramachandra

Evolutionary experimentation through hybridization under laboratory condition in Drosophila: Evidence for Recombinational Speciation. BMC

Evolutionary Biology, 3,20 (1-19)  (IF= 3.52. ) Citation – 17

30

2003

Harini BP and NB Ramachandra

Racial divergence in the foreleg bristles of four members of the nasuta-                   albomicans complex of Drosophila, Curr. Sci. 85(10) : 1444-1450. (IF= 0.935)

31

2004

Morros J, Ramachandra NB, Ladurner P., Egger B, Rieger R and V.                     Hartenstein

The embryonic development of flatworm Macrostomum sp.  Dev. Genes Evol. 214:220-239    (IF=2.146) Citation – 39

32

2006

Malini S S and NB Ramachandra

Influence of advanced age of maternal grandmothers on Down syndrome. BMC Medical genetics. 7: 4 ( 8 pages) Feb. 14th (IF=2.84) Citation – 51

33

2006  

Savitha MR, Krishnamurthy B, Hyderi A, Farhan-Ul-Haque and Ramachandra NB

Myotonia congenital- a successful response to carbamazepine. Ind. J. Pediatrics,73:431-433. (IF= 0.52)  Citation – 10

34

2006

Smitha R and Ramachandra N.B.

Parental consanguinity increases Congenital Heart Diseases in South India. Annals of Hum. Biol. 33(5/6):519-928.   (IF=1.713)  Citation – 31

35

2006

Smitha R, Gawde HM, HyderiA, Savitha MR, Patel ZM, Krishnamurthy B and Ramachandra NB.

De novo isochromosome 18p in a female dysmorphic child. J. Appl. Genet. 47(4):397-401.  (IF= 1.482) Citation – 18

36

2006

Saviour P and NB Ramachandra

 Biological basis of dyslexia: A maturing perspective. Curr. Sci. 90(2):168-175.   Review article.  (IF= 0.935)  Citation – 07

37

2007

Savitha MR, Krishnamurthy B, Ashok DA and Ramachandra NB.

Self-abortion of attacks in patients with Hot water epilepsy. Indian Pediatrics, 44:295-298. (IF=0.956)  Citation – 04

38

2007

Sajesh Babu and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Screen for new Mutations on the 2nd Chromosome Involved in Indirect Flight Muscle Development in Drosophila melanogaster.  Genome, 50(4): 343–350. (IF= 1.971) 

39

2007  

Harini B.P. and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Newly evolved races live better: a study of life – history traits in the four members of nasuta – albomicans complex of Drosophila at different temperatures. Curr. Sci.  93: 348-356. (IF=0.897) Citation – 05

40

2007

Smitha R, Savitha MR, Krishnamurthy B, Doddaiah N, Prasanth SNand

Ramachandra NB.

Association between pericentric inversion in chromosome 9 and congenital heart defects.  Int. J. Hum. Genet. 7(3): 241-248.  (IF:0.183) Citation – 08

41

2007

Suttur S Malini, Mysore R. Savitha, Balasundaram Krishnamurthy and Nallur B Ramachandra

 Advanced maternal grandmother age is a risk factor in causing sex

 chromosomal aneupolidy. Int. J. Hum. Genet. 7(4): 289-296. (IF:0.183) Citation –  03

42

2008       

Ponnappa K.C., Pushpa Saviour, N.B. Ramachandra, R. Manjunatha Kini and T. Veerabasappa Gowda

INN-toxin, a highly lethal peptide from the venom of Indian cobra (Naja naja) venom—Isolation, characterization and pharmacological actions. Peptides,   29(11):1893-1900. (IF=2.654) Citation – 05

43

2008

Prakash Padakannaya, Nallur B. Ramachandra and Nandini C. Singh

  Dyslexia, orthography and brain. Curr. Sci., 95(10):1381(IF= 0.935)

44

2009

Pushpa Saviour, Prakash Padakannaya, Surendranath Nishanimutt and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Familial Patterns and Biological Markers of Dyslexia. . Int. J. Hum. Genet.  9(1):21-29. (IF:0.183)  Citation – 11.

45

2009  

Mahdi Bijanzadeh, Nallur B. Ramachandra, P. A. Mahesh, Mysore R. Savitha,  G. S. Vijayakumar, Pradeep Kumar, B. S. Manjunath and  B. S. Jayaraj

Soluble Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1 and E-selectin in Patients with  

 Asthma Exacerbation. Lung, 187(5):315-320. (IF=1.899)  Citation – 10

46

2009

Mahdi Bijanzadeh, Nallur B. Ramachandra, P. A. Mahesh, Mysore R. Savitha,  B. S. Manjunath and B. S. Jayaraj

 Lack of Association Between Asthma and ABO Blood Group. Lung, 187(6):389-392. (IF=1.899)  Citation – 04.

47

2010 

Bijaya T. and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Racial divergence of a rare laboratory evolved centromeric fission Cytorace of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 48:511-517.(IF 1.295)Citation – 01.

48

2010

Suttur S. Malini  and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Young Mothers Produce More Chromosomal Syndrome Babies in Mysore, South India. Int. J. Hum. Genet. 10(1-3):105-112. (IF:0.183)

49

2010      

Smitha Rame Gowda, Harshavardhan M. Gawde, Abbas Hyderi, Mysore R.Savitha, Balasundaram Krishnamurthy, Sameul C. Karat, Narayanappa, Doddaiah, Zareen M. Pateland Nallur B Ramachandra

Chromosomal Anomalies and Congenital Heart Disease in Mysore, South India. Int. J. Hum. Genet. 10(1-3):131-139. (IF:0.183) Citation–06.

50

2010

Mahdi Bijanzadeh, Nallur B. Ramachandra, P. A. Mahesh,  M R. Savitha, B. S. Manjunath and B. S. Jayaraj

Association of IL-4 and ADAM33 gene polymorphisms with asthma in an Indian population, Lung 188:415-422 (IF=1.899) Citation – 31.

51

2010

BijanzadehMahdi, Mahesh  PA, Savitha Mysore R.,  Pradeep Kumar,  Jayaraj  B S, RamachandraNallur B.

Inheritance patterns, Consanguinity and Risk for Asthma, Indian J. Med Res  132:48-55. (IF =2.031) Citation – 05.

52

2010

Ranjini,M.S  and Ramachandra N.B.

Differential response to hormosis by laboratory evolved short-lived and long-lived cytoraces of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila, Italian J. Zoology iFirst, 1-12. (IF=0.939) Citation- 03.

53

2010

Dinesh S.M., Kusuma L., Smitha R., Savitha M.R., Krishnamurthy B., Narayanappa D., Ramachnadra N.B.

Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms of NKX2.5 found in Congenital Heart

Disease patients of Mysore, South India. Genetic Testing and Molecular

 Biomarkers 14 (6):1-7. (IF= 1.617) Citation- 03.

54

2011 

Shyamala K. Venkatesh, Anand Siddaiah, Prakash Padakannaya and Nallur B.  Ramachandra

 An examination of candidate gene SNPs for Dyslexia in an Indian  sample, Behavior genetics,  2011;41(1):105-109. (IF=3.1) Citation - 14.

55

2011

Kusuma L, Dinesh S. M., Savitha M.R, Krishnamurthy B., Narayanappa D. and  Ramachandra N. B.

A maiden report on CRELD1 Single Nucleotide Polymorphism association in congenital heart disease patients of Mysore, South India.  Genetic Testing and Molecular Biomarkers, doi:10.1089/gtmb.2010.0246. (IF= 1.617)Citation-05.

56

2011

Sosalagere M. Dinesh, Kusuma Lingaiah, Mysore R. Savitha, B Krishnamurthy, D Narayanappa and Nallur B. Ramachandra.

GATA4  Specific Nonsynonymous Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Congenital Heart Disease Patients of Mysore, India, Genetic Testing and Molecular Biomarkers , 15(10): 715-720. (IF= 1.617) Citation – 03.

 

57

2011

Ranjini MS, Ravikumar H, Muralidhara and Nallur B Ramachandra

Differential susceptibility of a few members of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila to paraquat induced lethality and oxidative stress. Genome,  54(10): 829-835, 10.1139/g11-049 (IF: 1.971). Citation – 03.

58

2011

Kusuma L,Dinesh S. M., Savitha M.R, Krishnamurthy B., Narayanappa D.   Ramachandra N. B. 2011,

 Mutations of TFAP2B in congenital heart disease patients of Mysore, South  India, Indian Journal of Medical Research,134: 621-626 (IF:2.031). Citation– 05.

59

2011

BijanzadehMahdi, Mahesh  PA, and RamachandraNallur B

An understanding of the genetic basis of Asthma. Review- Indian J. Med Res.   134:149-161  (IF: 2.031) Citation- 22.

60

2012

Salvi SS, Kumar RP, Ramachandra NB, Sparrow JC,  Nongthomba U.

Mutations in Drosophila myosin rod cause defects in myofibril assembly. J Mol. Bio.   419(1-2):22-40. (IF: 4.008) Citation – 01.

61

2012

Bijaya T. and Nallur B Ramachandra

Genomic Introgression in Laboratory Evolved Hybrid Races, Cytorace 1 and  Fissioncytorace-1 of Nasuta-Albomicans Complex (NAC) of Drosophila as  Revealed by RAPD and ISSR Markers.  Italian Journal of Zoology, 2012,  iFirst, 1–10  (IF=0.939).

62

2012

Parisa Davoodi, P A Mahesh, Amrutha D Holla,  G S Vijayakumar,  B S Jayaraj,  Chandrashekar S, and Nallur B Ramachandra

Serum levels of Interleukin-13 and Interferon-gamma from adult patients with asthma in Mysore. Cytokine, 431–437

 Doi.org/10.1016/j.cyto.2012.05.012   (IF: 3.53) Citation – 02.

63

2013

Mysore S. Ranjini and Nallur B. Ramachandra    

Rapid evolution of a few members of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila: Study on two candidate genes, Sod1 and Rpd3. Journal of Molecular Evolution ,  J. Mol. Evol. 76(5): 311—323, DOI 10.1007 /s00239-013-9560-5 (IF:2.274).

64

2013

Avinash M Veerappa, Marita Saldanha, Prakash Padakannaya and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Copy Number Variation analysis in humans reveal previously identified X chromosome Transposed Region (XTR) in Y-chromosome to be a pseudoautosomal region 3 (PAR3). Functional & Integrative Genomics  (DOI: 10.1007/s10142-013-0323-6)   (IF:3.3). Citation – 02

65

2013

Venkatesh, S. K., Siddaiah, A., Padakannaya, P.and Ramachandra, NB.

Analysis of genetic variants of Dyslexia candidate genes KIAA0319 and DCDC2 in Indian population. Journal of Human Genetics , 1434-5161/13  (IF: 2.570) Citation – 08.

66

2013

Avinash MV, Marieta S, Prakash P and Ramachandra NB.

Family based genome-wide copy number scan identifies five new genes of dyslexia involved in dendritic spinal plasticity. Journal of Human Genetics, 1434-5161/13 (IF: 2.570) Citation – 08.

67

2013 

Avinash M V, Sangeetha V, Kusuma L, Megha Murthy, Dinesh S M, Radhika Nayaka, and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Unraveling the complexity of Human Olfactory Receptor repertoire by Copy Number analysis across population using high resolution arrays
PLOS ONE 8(7): e66843. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0066843 (IF: 4.09)
Citation – 04.

68

2013

Parisa Davoodi, P A Mahesh, Amrutha D Holla and Nallur B Ramachandra

 Association of socio-economic status with family history in adult patients with Asthma. Indian J Med  Res,138: 497-503 (IF:2.061) Citation – 02.

69

2013

Venkatesh, S K., Siddaiah, A., Padakannaya, P. and Ramachandra, N B

Lack of association between genetic polymorphisms in ROBO1, MRPL19/C2ORF3 and THEM2 with Developmental Dyslexia.  Gene, 529: 215–219(IF: 2.196) Citation – 02.   

70

2013

Avinash MV, Marieta S, Prakash P and Ramachandra NB.

Genome-wide copy number scan identifies disruption of PCDH11X in developmental dyslexia.  American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part B: Psychiatry Genetics, 9999:1–9. (IF: 3.270)  DOI 10.1002/ajmg.b.32199.

Citation – 02

71

2014

Venkatesh, S K., Siddaiah, A., Padakannaya, P. and Ramachandra, NB.

Association of SNPs of DYX1C1 with Developmental Dyslexia in Indian

population. Psychiatric Genetics, 24:10-20 (IF: 2.581).

72

2014

Avinash M V, Megha M, Sangeetha V, Kusuma L, Raviraj V S, Somanna A N, Nelchi P, Sangeetha N U, Manjula A S, Dinesh S M, B S Keshava and N B Ramachandra

Copy Number Variations burden on miRNA genes reveals layers of complexities involved in the regulation of pathways and phenotypic expression. PLoS ONE9 (2): e90391 (IF:4.09).

73

2014

Radhika P and Nallur B Ramachandra,

Divergence of the gene aly in experimentally evolved Cytoraces, the members of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila, Insect Molecular Biology, 23(4):435-443, DOI: 10.1111/imb.12091 (IF:3.044).

74

2014

Salam Herojeet Singh, Nallur B. Ramachandra, Upendra Nongthomba. 

Egg-derived tyrosine phosphatase as a potential biomarker for muscle ageing and degeneration in Drosophila melanogaster , J. Genet Genomics  41:221-224 (IF:1.883).

75

2014

Salam Herojeet Singh, Prabodh Kumar, Nallur B. Ramachandra, Upendra Nongthomba.

Roles of the Troponin isoforms during indirect flight muscle development in Drosophila, J Genet.,93(2):379-88 (IF: 0.876).

76

2014

Jahromi SR, Mahesh PA, Jayaraj  BS, Subbarao MV, Holla AD,  Sangeetha V,  Ramachandra NB

Serum Levels of IL-10, IL-17F and IL-33 in Patients with Asthma: A Case-Control Study, Journal of Asthma, 18:1-10.(IF:1.848)

77

2014

Avinash MV, Marieta S, Prakash P and Ramachandra NB

Family based genome-wide copy number scan identifies complex rearrangements at 17q21.31 in dyslexics, American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part B: Psychiatry Genetics, 165(7): 572-580(IF: 3.270)

78

2014

Sangeetha V, Avinash MV, Mahesh PA, Jayaraj  BS, Chaya SK,  Ramachandra NB

Molecular interaction network and pathway studies of ADAM33 potentially relevant to asthma, Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology  (113 (4):418–424.e1. (IF: 3.1)

79

2014

Anand Siddaiah · Marita Saldanha · Shyamala K. Venkatesh ·

Nallur B. Ramachandra · Prakash Padakannaya

Development of Rapid Automatized Naming (RAN) in Simultaneous Kannada-English Biliterate Children, J Psycholinguist Res

DOI 10.1007/s10936-014-9338-y (IF=0.653)

80

2014

Sangeetha Vishweswaraiah, Avinash M Veerappa, Padukudru A Mahesh, Sareh R Jahromi and Nallur B Ramachandra 

Copy Number Variation burden onAsthma sub-genome in normal cohorts identifies susceptibility markers. Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Research, Dec;7:e2. :1-15 (IF= 3.084)

81

 

2014

Dinesh S Manjegowda, Manu Prasad, Avinash M Veerappa, and Nallur B Ramachandra

Genome-wide Copy Number Scan Identifies IRF6 Involvement in Van der Woude Syndrome in an Indian Family. Genet. Res., Camb. 96, e12  doi.org/10.1017/S0016672314000159(IF=2.2)

82

2014

Avinash M Veerappa, Kusuma Lingaiah, SangeethaVishweswaraiah, Megha N Murthy, Raviraj V Suresh, Dinesh S Manjegowda, and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Impact of Copy Number Variations Burden on Coding Genome in Humans Using Integrated High Resolution Arrays. Genet. Res., Camb. 96, e17. doi:10.1017/S0016672314000202 (IF=2.2)

83

2014

Kusuma L and  Nallur B. Ramachandra

An insight into the understanding of 5-HTR2A variants leading to schizophrenia. Indian J. of Med Res. 140: 713-715 (Commentary) (IF: 2.061)

84

2015

Avinash M V, Sangeetha V, Kusuma L, Megha M,  Raviraj V S, , Dinesh S M, and N B Ramachandra

Global spectrum of Copy Number Variations reveals genome organizational plasticity and proposes new migration routes. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0121846. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0121846 (IF: 4.09).

85

2015

Ramachandra NB and Kusuma L  

An understanding of spinocerebellar ataxia. Indian J. of Med Res. 141:10-12(Commentary) (IF: 2.061).

86

2015

Parisa Davoodi, Mahesh P, Amrutha D Holla and Nallur B Ramachandra

Family history and the risk for adult onset asthma. Indian J Med  Res.  141:361-363 (IF: 2.061).

87

2015

Jahromi SR, Mahesh PA, Jayaraj  BS,  Holla AD,  Sangeetha V,  Ramachandra NB

IL-10 and IL-17F Promoter Single Nucleotide Polymorphism and Asthma: A Case-Control Study in South India, Lung,193:739-747  (IF:2.271).

 

88

2015

Veerappa AM, Raviraj VS, Sangeetha V, Kusuma L, Megha Murthy, Dinesh SM,Prakash P and  Ramachandra NB

Global patterns of large copy number variations in the human

genome reveal complexity in chromosome organization.  Genet. Res., Camb. vol. 97, e18. doi:10.1017/S0016672315000191. (IF=2.2)

 

89

2015

Parisa Davoodi, Mahesh P, Amrutha D Holla and Nallur B Ramachandra

A preliminary study of the association of single nucleotide polymorphisms of IL4, IL13, IL4R and TLR4 with asthma in Indian adults. Indian J Med  Res. 142: 675-680, DOI:10.4103/0971-5916.174551 (IF: 2.061).

90

2016

Manasa Prabhanjan, Raviraj V. Suresh  Megha N. Murthy, Nallur B. Ramachandra  Type 2 diabetes mellitus disease risk genes identified by genome wide copy number variation scan in normal populations.  Diabetes Res Clin Pract (2016), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diabres.2015.12.01(IF:2.538).

91

2016

Raviraj V Suresh, Kusuma Lingaiah* , Avinash M Veerappa* and

Nallur B Ramachandra

Identifying the risk of producing aneuploids using meiotic recombination

genes as biomarkers: A Copy Number Variation approach. Indian J Med

Res (In Press) (IF:2.061).

 

92

2016

Megha Murthy  and Nallur B. Ramachandra

High resolution arrays reveal burden of Copy Number Variations on Parkinson Disease genes associated with increased disease risk in random cohorts. Neurological Research (In press) (IF: 1.439)

93

2016

Yoirentomba Meetei Sinam, Arunita Chatterjee, Mysore S Ranjini, Adarsh Poojari, Aarthi Nagarajan, Nallur B. Ramachandra and Upendra Nongthomba

A newly evolved Drosophila Cytorace-9 shows trade-off between longevity and immune response. Infection, Genetics and Evolution ( In press)

 (IF:3.0).

II) PUBLICATIONS IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS WITHOUT IMPACT FACTOR: 39

A) Research papers - 30

Sl no

Year

Details of publications

1

1985-86

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

 Ecogenetics of Drosophila_- Exploitation of media with different sugars by two cosmopolitan and sympatric species of Drosophila. J. Mysore University, sec. B, 31:108-116.

2

1988

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

 A comparative study on the microchromosomes of six Drosophila members.The Nucleus, Calcutta, International Journal of Cytology, 31(3):102-106.

3

1991-92

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Analysis of intergenotypic resource utilization divergence in the parental races (D. n. nasuta and D.n.albomicana) and of the newly evolved Cytoraces (I and II). J. Mysore University, sec,B, Platinum Jubilee Special Issue, 32: 308-315.

4

1994

Ranganath HA and Ramachandra NB

Drosophila albomicans – a unique karyotype. Nucleus, Calcutta, International Journal of Cytology 37(3): 105-112. Citation – 05

5

1995-96

Ramachandra NB and Ranganath HA

Population differentiation: A study with two strains of Drosophila albomicans. J. Mysore University, Sec. B, 34:12-27.

6

2005

Saviour P and NB Ramachandra

Modes of genetic transmission of dyslexia in south Indian families. Indian  J.Human Genetics . 11(3):135-140.Citation – 05

7

2005    

Smitha R and Ramachandra NB

An understanding the basis of congenital heart disease. Ind. J. HumanGenetics 11: 14-23. Review article (IF=0.469) Citation – 11

8

2006

Smitha R, Karat SC, Narayanappa D, Krishnamurthy B, PrasanthSN and  Ramachandra NB

Prevalence of Congenital Heart Diseases in Mysore. Indian  J. Hum. Genet. 12(1):12-17. Citation - 32

9

2007

Suttur. S. Malini, Smitha Ramegowda and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Evolution of Phenylthiocarbamide taster trait in Mysore. South India, Indian J. hum. Genet.13 (1): 16-20. Citation – 03

10

2007

Smitha R, Arun K, Savitha MR, Krishnamurthy B, Narayanappa Dand Ramachandra NB.

Missense mutation G296S in GATA4 is not responsible for cardiac septal defects. Indian J. Hum. Genet. 13(1):30-32. Citation – 03

11

2007

Pushpa Saviour, Smitha Ramegowda and Nallur B. Ramachandra

 Satellite associations in human acrocentric chromosomes: An insight into the evolution of biarmed chromosomes. J. Cytol. and Genet. 8:47-55.

12

2007 

Suttur S Malini and Nallur B. Ramachandra

 Possible risk factors for Down syndrome and sex chromosomal aneuploidy in Mysore, South India. Indian J. Hum. Genet. 13(3):102-108.Citation – 04

13

2008 

Sajesh Babu and Nallur B Ramachandra

Recombination mapping of mutations involved in the development of indirect flight muscles in Drosophila melanogaster. J. Cytol. and Genet. 9(NS):7-11.

14

2008       

Pushpa Saviour, Satish Kumar, U Kiran, Rajasekhara Reddy Ravuri, VR Rao,  Nallur B. Ramachandra

 Allelic variants of DYX1C1 are not associated with dyslexia in India. Indian J.  Hum. Genet 14(3):99-102. (IF=0.469) Citation – 11

15

2009

Malini S. Suttur, Savitha R. Mysore, Balasundaram Krishnamurthy,   Nallur B. Ramachandra.

 Rare association of Turner syndrome with neurofibromatosis type 1 and tuberous sclerosis complex. Indian J. Hum. Genet 15(2): 75-77. (IF=0.469) Citation – 02

16

2009

Ranjini,M.S  and Ramachandra N.B.

Evolution of short-lived and long-lived races of Drosophila in the environs of laboratory. Indian J. of Gerontology, 23(4):381-298. Citation – 10

17

2010

Dinesh S M,  Kusuma L, and N. B. Ramachandra

 The most frequent 239 A>G SNP of NKX2.5 is not involved in Congenital Heart Disease. New York Science Journal, 3(8): 43-47. Citation – 02.

18

2010

Dinesh S. M, Prashantha Karunakar, C. Amruthavalli and Nallur B. Ramachandra

 Analysis and homology modeling of proteins derived from NKX2.5 non-synonymous single nucleotide polymorphisms involved in congenital heart disease, Nature and Science, 8(9); 27-38.

19

2010

Bijaya T. and Nallur B Ramachandra

Genetic Variability Assessed by Competitive Ability and ISSR Markers in the Members of the Nasuta-albomicans Complex of Drosophila. Nature and Science, 8(12); 29-42. Citation – 01

20

2010  

Kusuma L, Bharath A. P., Savitha R. M., Krishnamurthy B. and  Ramachandra N. B.

A rare case of congenital heart disease with ambiguous genitalia. Indian J. Hum Genet. 53: 100-102.Citation – 01

21

 

2011

Suttur S Malini, Mysore R Savitha, Nallur B Ramachandra

Maternal grandmothers with advanced age reproduction are more likely to have Down syndrome grandchildren. J. Paramedical Sciences (JPS), 2 (3):8-15. Citation – 01

22

2012

Santhosh Kumar K, Kusuma L, Ramachandra N.B. and Nair Vijay Mala

Genetic variations among ecologically diverse species of Anurans at the level of Genus based on ISSR Marker. I. Res. J. Biological Sci. 1(7): 11-19. Citation – 01

23

2012

Ramakrishna M K, Nallur B. Ramachandra and Saraf R Ramesh, Competitive ability among the members of type 2 cytoraces of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila. International J. of Advanced Biol. Res. 2(3): 449-456.

24

2014

Avinash MV, Sangeetha V, Kusuma L, Megha M, Raviraj VS, Tejaswini, Niveditha P, Supriya GPK, Keshava B S, Ramachandra NB,

Insertion-Deletions burden in Copy Number Polymorphisms of the Tibetan Population, Indian journal of Human Genet  20:166-174

25

2014

Ramakrishna M K,Kusuma L, Nallur B. Ramachandra and Saraf R Ramesh, Isozyme analysis in type 2 cytoraces of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila. J. Cytology & Genetics, 15(NS):23-37

26

2014

MaritaSaldanha, AnandSiddaiah, Avinash M.Veerappa, Nallur B.Ramachandra, PrakashPadakannaya

Catch Them Before They Fall : A Simple Test of Sight-Word and Pseudo-Word Reading in Kannada for a Quick and Early Assessment. Sage Open  DOI:

27

2014

Jahromi SR, Mahesh PA, Jayaraj  BS, Subbarao MV, Holla AD,  Sangeetha V,  Ramachandra NB

Single Nucleotide Polymorphism and Asthma: From Conformational Variations to Structural Alternations. Molecular and Biochemical Diagnosis (Journal) 1(2) : 63-75.  

28

2015

MANJEGOWDA D. S., P. KARUNAKAR1 AND N. B. RAMACHANDRA Effect of Structural Changes in Proteins Derived from GATA4 Nonsynonymous Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Congenital Heart Disease. Indian J Pharm Sci 2015;77(6):735-741

29

2016

AvinashM. Veerappa, Prakash Padakannaya,and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Copy Number Variation of UGT 2B Genes in Indian Families

Using Whole Genome Scans. Journal of Nucleic Acids,  ID 1648527, 7 pages, On line: http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1648527

30

2016

Radhika Padma and Nallur B. Ramachandra

Differential mate choice among laboratory evolved cytoraces, members of nasuta albomicans complex of Drosophila.International Journal of Advanced Research, 4(4):335-346

 

B) Papers in conference/symposia proceedings: 09

Sl no Year

Details of publications

31 1987 Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.
Population cytogenetics of supernumerary chromosomes in Drosophila nasuta albomicana. In commemorative volume of advances in Cytology and Genetics. edited by VS Bhatnagar: 115-121.
32 1999 Tanuja MT., NB Ramachandra and HA Ranganath.
Hybridization and Raciation in Drosophila. DST SERC Research highlights:17-21.
33 2007 Kusuma Lingaiah  and Nallur B. Ramachandra
Genes Involved in Congenital Heart Diseases: A Review Proc. Nat. Symp. RTIBS, 22-28.
34 2007 Mahdi Bijanzadeh, Nallur B. Ramachandra
Possible causes of Asthma in Mysore, South India. Proc. Nat. Symp. RTIBS, 74-77.
35 2007 Ranjini,M.S  and Nallur B. Ramachandra
Recombination influences longevity in karyotypically similar hybrid races of nasuta-albomicans complex of Drosophila. Proc. Nat. Symp. RTIBS, 90-96.
36 2008 Radhey S. Gupta, Nallur B. Ramachandra, Timothy Bowes and Bhag Singh
Unusual cellular disposition of the mitochondrial molecular chaperones Hsp60, Hsp70 and Hsp10. The Biology of extracellular molecular chaperones, Wiley, Chichester (Novartis Foundation Symposium 291) p59-73. Citation – 28
37 2009 Ranjini MS, Amruthhavalli C and NB Ramachandra
Molecular perspective of Sod 1 in Drosophila nasuta nasuta. Proc. Of National Conference on Information Technology and its applications held on 21-22 Nov. 2009, Eds. C Basavaraju,CN Ravikumar and C Amruthavalli, Centre for Information Science and technology & DOS in Computer Science, University of Mysore, Mysore. pp: 97-105.
38 2009 Dinesh SM,  Amruthhavalli C, Kusuma L and NB Ramachandra
Genotype-Phenotype analysis of NKX 2.5. single nucleotide polymorphisms involved in the Congenital Heart Disease patients of Mysore, India.  Proc. Of National Conference on Information Technology and its applications held on 21-22 Nov.2009, Eds. C Basavaraju,CN Ravikumar and C Amruthavall ,Centre for Information Science and technology & DOS in Computer Science,  University of Mysore, Mysore. pp: 148-152.
39 2009 Avinash MV, Bhanu priya R  and NB Ramachandra
Designing  a Biosoftware: Human phenopaedia and Genome sequence analyzer. Proc. of National Conference on Information Technology and its applications  held on 21-22 Nov. 2009, Eds. C Basavaraju,CN Ravikumar and C  Amruthavalli ,Centre for Information Science and technology & DOS in Computer Science,  University of Mysore, Mysore. pp: 153-157.
 

C) Teaching methods developed 02

Sl no. Year

Details of Publications

1.  1998   Ramachandra NB
A simple and rapid method for isolation of cellular DNA. Resonance - J.
Science Education 3(7): 71-73.
2. 2009 Ramachandra N.B and Ranjini M.S 
Experiments to Demonstrate Change in Allelic Frequency by Genetic Drift.
Resonance, 14 (11): 1110-1118.
 

IV) RESEARCH NOTES IN DROSOPHILA INFORMATION SERVICE, U.S.A.: 14

Sl no. Year

Details of Publications

1. 1984

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.
Preliminary studies on the differences in the nutritional requirements in        Drosophila. 60: 171.

2. 1985

Ramachandra,NB and HA Ranganath.
Further studies on B-chromosomes in Drosophila nasuta albomicans. 61:139-140. Citation - 02

3. 1985

Ushakumari A., Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Relative performance of two strains of Drosophila nasuta nasuta (wild and mutant) on different food media. 61: 176.
4. 1986

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Resource utilization divergence in two cosmopolitan and sympatric species of Drosophila. 63: 110-111.
5. 1986

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.
Estimation of fecundity in the parent and hybrid population of Drosophila

nasuta nasuta and Drosophila nasuta  albomicans. 63: 109-110.

6. 1987

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.

Adaptedness of a pair of chromosomal races: D.nasuta nasuta and D. nasuta albomicans  at three different temperatures. 66: 114-115.
7. 1987

Ramachandra, NB., Ushakumari, A and HA Ranganath.

Egg to adult rate of development and viability of Drosophila nasuta nasuta and D. sulfurigaster neonasuta in different media. 66: 115-116.
8. 1996

Ramachandra, NB and HA Ranganath.
Evolution of new karyotypic strains (Cytoraces) through hybridization in

Drosophila nasuta system. 77: 86-88.

9. 1997

Upendra N. and NB Ramachandra.

Isolation of an allele of yellow body mutation in Drosophila melanogaster by an unusual pattern of inheritance. 80: 45-46.
10. 1997

Upendra N. and NB Ramachandra.
Induction and isolation of chromosome specific flight muscle mutations in

Drosophila melanogaster. 80: 102-103.

11. 2000

Akhileshwar, V. and NB Ramachandra

Defect in the reproductive systems of the sterile Indirect Flight Muscle mutants isolated in Drosophila. 83:45-49.
12. 2000

Akhileshwar,V.and  NB Ramachandra

Flight ability of the newly isolated three indirect flight mutations in Drosophila  83: 110—113.

13. 2004

Sajesh Babu and  NB Ramachandra

Isolation of new alleles of ifm(2)RU mutants by EMS mutagenesis. 87:59-64.
14. 2008

Aryatu, Prakash, and Nallur B. Ramachandra
Distribution of Drosophila flies in eight different altitudes of three districts

 of Karnataka, India. 91: 82-87.
 

V) BOOKS / DOCUMENTATION: 14

Sl no. Year

Details of Publications

1. 2011 a) Chapter in international book - 01

Prakash Padakannaya and Nallur B. Ramachandra
Reading Akshara: Indian Alphasyllabry” Title of the book: Dyslexia Across Languages: Orthography and the Brain-Gene-Behavior Link, Editors: Peggy McCardle, Jun Ren, Ovid Tzeng, Baltimore: Paul H Brooks Publishing Co, USA. (Chapter in a Book) Citation - 02

 

2. 1999

b) Chapters for academic courses- 11

Ramachandra NB
Genetic Engineering”, Teachers manual on Teaching Biology at +2 level. Academic Coordinator, Prof. L. Srikantappa, Regional Institute of Education, NCERT, Mysore.

3-7. 2003

Ramachandra NB

Five lessons, “Transgenic organisms, Mapping of the genomes, Genome analysis, Population genetics and Somatic cell genetics”, to teach  M.Sc., Applied Zoology  Distance Education course, Kuvempu University, Shimoga
8-10. 2005

Ramachandra NB


Three lessons, “Population genetics and Evolution, Developmental Genetics, Human genetics”, to teach M.Sc., Biotechnology Distance Education course  in Karnataka State Open  University, Mysore.

11-12. 2007

Ramachandra NB

Two  lessons   on “Genetic engineering and Gene expression and Selection”   to teach M.Sc. Microbiology Distance Education course  in Karnataka State Open  University, Mysore
13. 2012

c) Documentation - 02

Ramachandra NB


Document on DROSOPHILA STOCK CENTRE – A National Facility,     1990-2012, University of Mysore, DOS in Zoology, Mysore, Compiled on
September 2012.

14. 2014

Ramachandra NB
GENOME DATABASES   - Establishment and maintenance of databases:
miRNA Subgenome and Target Prediction Server , Clinical Variations , Copy Number Variations , Nonsynonymous Functional Prediction , Recessive Nonsynonymous Functional Prediction , Genome Map , Genome Association Index , Disease Genes , Olfactory Receptor Repertoire, University of Mysore Genome Centre, University of Mysore Home page, http://umgc.uni-mysore.ac.in/

 

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