Research

Cell cycle regulation

Structure-function analysis of the centromere-kinetochore complex

Kinetochore-microtubule interactions

Crosstalk between Pre-RC and centromere-associated proteins 

Genome indexing by histone variants

Epigenetic regulation of CENPA centromeric chromatin

CENPA-less centromeric chromatin

CUG-Ser1-clade-specific histone H3 variant

Sequence and structural assembly of fungal genomes

Comparative and functional genomics of fungal pathogens

Three-dimensional genome assembly

Model Systems

Basidiomycota

Malassezia furfur

Malassezia sympodialis

Malassezia globosa

Cryptococcus neoformans

Cryptococcus deneoformans

Cryptococcus gattii

Cryptococcus amylolentus

 
 

Members

Kaustuv Sanyal

Professor & J C Bose National Fellow

PhD  Bose Institute ;  Mentor: Prof. Pratima Sinha

Postdoc UC, Santa Barbara;  Mentor: Prof. John Carbon

 
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Sundar Ram Sankaranarayanan

Research Associate

sundar_ram@jncasr.ac.in

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Rima Singha

Research Associate

rimasingha@jncasr.ac.in

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Priya Jaitly

Graduate Student

priya@jncasr.ac.in

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Priya Brahma

Graduate Student

priyabrahma@jncasr.ac.in

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P V S Satya Dev

Graduate Student
pvssdev@jncasr.ac.in

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Rashi Aggarwal

Graduate Student
rashi@jncasr.ac.in

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Kuladeep Das

Graduate Student
kuladeep@jncasr.ac.in

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Ankita Chattopadhyay

Graduate Student
ankita@jncasr.ac.in

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Srijana Dutta

Graduate Student
srijana@jncasr.ac.in

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Rohit Goyal

Graduate Student
rohitgoyal@jncasr.ac.in

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Shreekrishna Bhat

Graduate Student
 

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Amrutha A S

Graduate Student
amrutha@jncasr.ac.in

Harshit Arya

MS Student
arya@jncasr.ac.in

Nidhi Ray

Project Student
 

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Sahana Ravi

Administrative Assistant

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Nagaraj C

Lab Assistant

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Aswathy Narayanan

ICMR-Scientist B
aswathy@jncasr.ac.in

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Md. Hashim Reza

DBT-Research Associate
hashimreza@jncasr.ac.in

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Shweta Panchal

DST-Woman Scientist
shwetapanchal@jncasr.ac.in

 

Alumni

PhD Students 

2011      Jitendra Thakur (Assistant Professor, Emory University, USA)

2012     Babhrubahan Roy (Ajit Joglekar Lab, University of Michigan, USA)

2014     Sreyoshi Mitra  (Tchasovnikarova Lab, Gurdon Institute, Cambridge, UK)

2014     Gautam Chatterjee (Assistant Professor, Vivekananda University, India)

2014     Laxmi Shanker Rai (Christophe d’Enfert Lab, Pasteur Institute, Paris, France)

2017      Vikas Yadav (Joe Heitman Lab, Duke University, USA)

2018     Neha Varshney (Arshad Desai Lab, University of California, San Diego, USA) 

2019     Lakshmi Sreekumar (Julia Cooper Lab, Colorado University, Denver, USA)

2020    Shreyas Sridhar (Tatsuo Fukagawa Lab, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan)

2020    Sundar Ram Sankaranarayanan

2020    Krishnendu Guin (Tom Misteli Lab, NCI, NIH, USA)

2020    Rima Singha

 

MS Students

2012    Sivani Vempati

2012    Vikas Yadav

2012    Lakshmi Sreekumar

2013    Shreyas Sridhar

2013    Sundar Ram S

2015    Priya Jaitly

2016    Jigyasa Verma

2016    Aditi Batra

2017    P V S Satya Dev

2018    Bornika Roy

2019    Kuladeep Das

2019    Rashi Aggarwal

2020   Padmalaya

2021    Srijana Dutta

2021    Rohit Goyal

 

Postdoctoral Fellows 

2008–13   Uttara Chakraborty,  Assistant Professor, Manipal Institute of Regenerative Medicine, Bangalore, India

2009–10   Deepti Jain

2011–13      Abhishek Baghela, Assistant Professor, Agharkar Research Insititute, Pune, India

2012–15:    Arti Dumbrepatil, Science Writer, Durham

 

Project Fellows 

 2005-06     Shlini

2006–06     Shweta

2006-07      Museer Ahmed Lone

2006-08      Sreedevi Padmanabhan

2007-08      Jinal Shukla

2008–08     Rituparna Mondal

2008–11        Yogitha Thattikota

2008-10       Vikram Naik

2009–10      Ramesh Gadi

2011-13          Tanmoy Chakraborty

2012-12         Hima Bindu

2013-15         Asif Bakshi

2014-15         Parijat Bandhopadhyay

2017–17         Priti Rai

2015–17        Radha Mishra

2017–19        Abhijit Das

2017–18        Bhagya C T

2018–19        Promit Ganguly

2019-21         Tejas Patel

2020-21        Debadeep Chaudhury

 

Undergraduate Students 

 POBE Students

2007-08   Deepti Ramachandran

2010-11      Vishram Terse

2011-12      Hemanta Sarmah

2015–16    Ninadini Sharma

2018–19    Mohammad Abdus Shakur

 

IISc Undergraduate Student

2012-13     Madwesh

 

Summer Students

2006      Achira Roy

2006      Jinal Shukla

2006      Sreedevi Padmanabhan

2007      Anuja C

2009      Shipra Grover

2010      Shipra Grover

2013      Lavanya Balakrishnan

2014      Jyothsna Rameshkumar

2014      Devika C Namboodiri

2015      Dipasree Hajra

2015      Bhavya Revathy

2016      Upasana Basu

2016      Chitra Joshi

2017      Kajal Sandhu

2018      Arkaprabha Adhikary

2019      Deepak M. Kushalani

 

Short-term Visitors

Aditya Singh Pratihar (Purvanchal University, India)

Jonathan Gomez Raja (Universidad de Extremadura, Spain) 

Priya (IIT-Bombay, India)

Aakansha (IIT-Bombay)

Sabyasachi Sutradhar (IACS, India)

Song Hyungnam  (KRIBB, Korea)

 

Visiting Scientists

2008     Dharanidhar Dubey (Professor, Purvanchal University, India)

2009     Dharanidhar Dubey (Professor, Purvanchal University, India)

2010      Indrani Bose (Associate Professor, Western Carolina University, USA)

2013      Euijeon Woo (Professor, KRIBB, Korea)

2018      Bharati Prakash (Assistant Professor, University College-Mangalore, India)

 

Publications
     

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  1. Padmanabhan S, Sanyal K*, Dubey DD* (2021) Identification and in silico analysis of the origin recognition complex in the human fungal pathogen Candida albicans. microPublication Biology DOI: 10.17912/micropub.biology.000465

  2. Sane A, Sridhar S, Sanyal K, Ghosh SK (2021) Shugoshin ensures maintenance of the spindle assembly checkpoint response and efficient spindle disassembly. Molecular Microbiology DOI: 10.1111/mmi.14796

  3. Chatterjee S, Som S, Varshney N, Satyadev PVS, Sanyal K, Paul R (2021) Mechanics of microtubule organizing center clustering and spindle positioning in budding yeast Cryptococcus neoformans. Physical Review E DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.104.034402

  4. Reza H*, Patkar R*, Sanyal K* (2021) Vacuolar transporter Mnr2 safeguards organellar integrity in aged cells. Molecular Microbiology DOI: 10.1111/mmi.14776

  5. Narayanan A, Vadnala RN, Ganguly P, Selvakumar P, Rudramurthy SM, Prasad R, Chakrabarti A, Siddharthan R, Sanyal K* (2021) Functional and comparative analysis of centromeres reveals clade-specific rearrangements in Candida auris and a chromosome number change in related species. mBio. DOI: 10.1128/mBio.00905-21                                                                                                       Commentary I Stable Positions of Epigenetically Inherited Centromeres in the Emerging Fungal Pathogen Candida auris and Its Relatives. mBio. DOI: 10.1128/mBio.01036-21                                                                                                               Commentary I The curious case of nonrepetitive centromeric DNA sequences in Candida auris and related species . mBio. DOI:10.1128/mBio.01476-21

  6. Sreekumar L, Kumari K, Guin K, Bakshi A, Varshney N, Thimmappa BC, Narlikar L, Padinhateeri R, Siddharthan R, Sanyal K* (2021) Orc4  spatiotemporally stabilizes centromeric chromatin. Genome Research. DOI: 10.1101/gr.265900.120

  7. Sridhar S, Hori T, Nakagawa R, Fukagawa T*, Sanyal K* (2021) Bridgin connects the outer kinetochore to centromeric chromatin. Nature Communications.  DOI:10.1038/s41467-020-20161-9 Recommended by F1000  

  8. Guin K^*, Sreekumar L^*, Sanyal K* (2020) Implications of the evolutionary trajectory of centromeres in the fungal kingdom. Annual Review of Microbiology.  DOI:10.1146/annurev-micro-011720-122512; Invited Review

  9. Guin K, Chen Y, Mishra R, Siti R, Thimmappa BC, O'Brien C, Butler G, Sanyal A*, Sanyal K* (2020) Spatial inter-centromeric interactions facilitated the emergence of evolutionary new centromeres. eLIFE.  DOI: 10.7554/eLife.58556;  Recommended by F1000  

  10. Fang YF, Coelho MA, Sue H, Schotanus K, Thimmappa BC, ...., Sanyal K, Dong S, Nowrousian M, Heitman J  (2020) Long transposon-rich centromeres in an oomycete reveal divergence of centromere features in Stramenopila-Alveolata-Rhizaria lineages. PLOS Genetics.  DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1008646

  11. Sankaranarayanan SR, Ianiri G, Coelho M, Reza H, Thimmappa BC, Ganguly P, Vadnala RN, Sun S, Siddharthan R, Tellgren-Roth C, Dawson TL, Heitman J*, Sanyal K* (2020) Loss of centromere function drives karyotype evolution in closely related Malassezia species. eLIFE. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.5394; eLife digest: The yeast that re-organized its centromeres 

  12. Navarro-Mendoza M, Perez-Arques C, Panchal S, Nicolas FE, Mondo SJ, Ganguly P, Pangilinan J, Grigoriev IV, Heitman J*, Sanyal K* and Garre V* (2019) Early diverging fungus Mucor circinelloides lacks centromeric histone CENP-A and displays a mosaic of point and regional centromeres. Current Biology.  DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2019.09.024; Recommended by F1000;                                       Commentary I  Evolution: A mosaic-type centromere in an early diverging fungus. Current BiologyDOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2019.09.042 

  13. Rai LS, Singha R, Sanchez H, Chakraborty T, Chand B, Bachellier-Bassi S, Chowdhury S, d’Enfert C, Andes DR, Sanyal K* (2019) The Candida albicans biofilm gene circuit modulated at the chromatin level by a recent molecular histone innovation, PLOS Biology.  DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000422; Recommended by F1000  

  14. Yadav V^, Yang F^, Reza H, Liu S, Valent B, Sanyal K*, Naqvi NI* (2019) Cellular dynamics and genomic identity of centromeres in cereal blast fungus, mBIO. DOI: 10.1128/mBio.01581-19

  15. Prasad P, Sanyal K, Ghosh SK (2019) Sth1, the key subunit of the RSC chromatin remodeling complex, is essential in maintaining chromosomal integrity and mediating high fidelity chromosome segregation in the human fungal pathogen Candida albicans,  Frontiers in Microbiology.   DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.01303

  16. Varshney N*, Sanyal K*. (2019) Nuclear migration in budding yeasts: position before division, Current Genetics.  DOI: 10.1007/s00294-019-01000-x; Invited Review

  17. Sreekumar L, Jaitly P, Chen Y, Thimmappa BC, Sanyal A, Sanyal K* (2019) Cis and trans chromosomal interactions define pericentric boundaries in the absence of conventional heterochromatin, Genetics.  DOI: 10.1534/genetics.119.302179

  18. Suneet K^, Sridhar S^, Agiwal P, Sridhar MS, Sanyal K, Jain S (2019) Magnetic hyperthermia adjunctive therapy for fungi: in vitro studies against Candida albicans,  International Journal of Hyperthermia.  DOI: 10.1080/02656736.2019.1609705

  19. Varshney N, Sanyal K* (2019) Aurora kinase Ipl1 facilitates bilobed distribution of clustered kinetochores to ensure error‐free chromosome segregation in Candida albicans, Molecular Microbiology. DOI: 10.1111/mmi.14275

  20. Legrand M, Jaitly P, Feri A, d’Enfert C*, Sanyal K* (2019) Candida albicans: an emerging yeast model to study eukaryotic genome plasticity, Trends in Genetics. DOI: 10.1016/j.tig.2019.01.005Invited Review

  21. Varshney N, Som S^, Chatterjee S^, Sridhar S, Bhattacharyya D, Paul R*, Sanyal K* (2019) Spatio-temporal regulation of nuclear division by Aurora B kinase Ipl1 in Cryptococcus neoformans, PLOS Genetics. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1007959

  22. Kakade P, Mahadik K, Balaji KN, Sanyal K, Nagaraja V (2019) Two negative regulators of biofilm development exhibit functional divergence in conferring virulence potential to Candida albicans, FEMS Yeast Research. DOI: 10.1093/femsyr/foy078

  23. Hoque J, Yadav V, Prakash RG, Sanyal K, Haldar J (2018) Dual-Function Polymer–Silver Nanocomposites for Rapid Killing of Microbes and Inhibiting Biofilms, ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering.  DOI:10.1021/acsbiomaterials.8b00239

  24. Yadav V, Sreekumar L, Guin K, Sanyal K* (2018) Five pillars of centromeric chromatin in fungal pathogens, PLOS Pathogens. DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1007150 Invited Review

  25. Yadav V*, Sanyal K* (2018) Sad1 spatiotemporally regulates kinetochore clustering to ensure high-fidelity chromosome segregation in the human fungal pathogen Cryptococcus neoformans, mSphere.  DOI: 10.1128/mSphere.00190-18

  26. Yadav V, Sun S, Billmyre RB, Thimmappa BC, Shea T, Lintner R, Bakkeren G, Cuomo CA, Heitman J, Sanyal K* (2018) RNAi is a critical determinant of centromere evolution in closely related fungi, PNAS. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1713725115

  27. Rai LS, Singha R, Brahma P, Sanyal K*. (2018) Epigenetic determinants of phenotypic plasticity in Candida albicans, Fungal Biology Reviews. DOI: 10.1016/j.fbr.2017.07.002;  Invited Review

  28. Sun S, Yadav V, Billmyre RB, Cuomo CA, Nowrousian M, Wang L, Souciet JL, Boekhout T, Porcel B, Wincker P, Granek JA, Sanyal K, Heitman J. (2017) Fungal genome and mating system transitions facilitated by chromosomal translocations involving intercentromeric recombination, PLOS Biology. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.2002527

  29. Altamirano S, Fang D, Simmons C, Sridhar S, Wu P, Sanyal K, Kozubowski L. (2017) Fluconazole-induced ploidy change in Cryptococcus neoformans results from the uncoupling of cell growth and nuclear division, mSphere. DOI: mSphere.00205-17Recommended by F1000  

  30. Ghosh C, Yadav V, Younis W, Mohammad H, Hegazy YA, Seleem MN, Sanyal K, Haldar J. (2017) Aryl-alkyl-lysines: membrane-active fungicides that act against biofilms of Candida albicans, ACS Infectious Diseases. DOI: 10.1021/acsinfecdis.6b00192

  31. Zhu Y, Engström PG, Tellgren-Roth C, Baudo CD, Kennell JC, Sun S, Billmyre RB, Schröder MS, Sankaranarayanan SR, Sanyal K, Andersson A, Holm T, Sigurgeirsson B. (2017) Proteogenomics produces comprehensive and highly accurate protein-coding gene annotation in a complete genome assembly of Malassezia sympodialis. Nucleic Acids Research. DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkx006

  32. Hoque J, Adhikary U, Yadav V, Samaddar S, Konai MM, Prakash RG, Paramanandham K, Shome BR, Sanyal K, Haldar J. (2016) Chitosan derivatives active against multidrug-resistant bacteria and pathogenic fungi: in vivo evaluation as topical antimicrobials, Molecular Pharmaceutics. DOI: 10.1021/acs.molpharmaceut.6b00764

  33. Datta A^, Yadav V^, Ghosh A, Choi J, Bhattacharyya D, Kar RK, Ilyas H, Dutta A, An E, Mukhopadhyay J, Sanyal K, Lee D, Ramamoorthy, A Bhunia A (2016) Mode of action of a designed antimicrobial peptide: high potency against Cryptococcus neoformans, Biophysical Journal. DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2016.08.032

  34. Kakade P, Sadhale P, Sanyal K, Nagaraja V. (2016) ZCF32, a fungus specific Zn (II) 2 Cys6 transcription factor, is a repressor of the biofilm development in the human pathogen Candida albicans, Scientific Reports. DOI: 10.1038/srep31124

  35. Chatterjee G, Sankaranarayanan SR, Guin K, Thattikota Y, Padmanabhan S, Siddharthan R, Sanyal K* (2016) Repeat-associated fission yeast-like regional centromeres in the ascomycetous budding yeast Candida tropicalis, PLOS Genetics. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1005839

  36. Mitra S, Rai LS, Chatterjee G, Sanyal K* (2016) Chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP) assay in Candida albicans, Methods in Molecular Biology.   DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-3052-4_4

  37. Suryanarayanan TS, Gopal V, Sahal D and Sanyal K (2015) Establishing a national fungal genetic resource to enhance the bioeconomy, Current Science. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2010.09.024 

  38. Sutradhar S^ Yadav V^, Sridhar S^, Sreekumar L, Bhattacharyya D, Ghosh SK, Paul R* and Sanyal K* (2015) A comprehensive model to predict mitotic division in budding yeasts, Molecular Biology of the Cell. DOI: 10.1091/mbc.E15-04-0236  

  39. KT Nishant* and Sanyal K* (2015) The good, the bad and the ugly: How to protect genome stability from potential threats, Bioessays. DOI: 10.1002/bies.201500023  Meeting Highlights

  40. Varshney N^, Schakel A^, Singha R, Chakraborty T, Wijlick LV, Ernst JF* and Sanyal K* (2015),  A surprising role for the Sch9 protein kinase in chromosome segregation in Candida albicans, Genetics.  DOI: 10.1534/genetics.114.173542

  41. Hoque J, Akkapeddi P, Yadav V, Manjunath GB, Uppu DSSM, Konai MM, Yarlagadda V, Sanyal K and Haldar J (2015) Broad-spectrum antibacterial and antifungal polymeric paint materials: synthesis, structure-activity relationship and membrane-active mode of action, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces.   DOI: 10.1021/am507482y

  42. Mitra S, Gomez-Raja J, Larriba G, Dubey DD and Sanyal K* (2014) Rad51-Rad52 mediated maintenance of centromeric chromatin in Candida albicans, PLOS Genetics. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1004344

  43. Janbon G, Ormerod KL, Paulet D, Byrnes III EJ, Yadav V, Chatterjee G, (+41 authors), Sanyal K, Heitman J, Fraser JA, Cuomo CA and Dietrich FS (2014) Analysis of the genome and transcriptome of Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii reveals complex RNA expression and microevolution leading to virulence attenuation, PLOS Genetics. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1004261; Recommended by F1000  

  44. Kozubowski L^, Yadav V^, Chatterjee G, Sridhar S, Yamaguchi M, Kawamoto S, Bose I, Heitman J and Sanyal K* (2013) Ordered kinetochore assembly in the human fungal pathogen basidiomycetous yeast Cryptococcus neoformans, mBIO. DOI: 10.1128/mBio.00614-13

  45. Chakraborty U, Mohamed A, Kakade P, Mugasimangalam R, Sadhale PP and Sanyal K* (2013) A stable hybrid containing haploid genomes of two obligate diploid Candida species, Eukaryotic Cell.   DOI: 10.1128/EC.00002-13

  46. Thakur J and Sanyal K* (2013) Efficient neocentromere formation is suppressed by gene conversion to maintain centromere function at native physical chromosomal loci in Candida albicans, Genome Research. DOI: 10.1101/gr.141614.112

  47. Roy B, Varshney N, Yadav V and Sanyal K* (2013) The process of kinetochore assembly in yeasts, FEMS Microbiology Letters. DOI: 10.1111/1574-6968  Invited Review

  48. Thakur J and Sanyal K* (2012) A coordinated interdependent protein circuitry stabilizes the kinetochore ensemble to protect CENP-A in the human pathogenic yeast Candida albicans, PLOS Genetics. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002661

  49. Sanyal K* (2012) How do microbial pathogens make CENs?, PLOS Pathogens. DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002463 Invited Review

  50. Laha S, Das SP, Hajra S, Sanyal K and Sinha P (2011) Functional characterization of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae protein Chl1 reveals the role of sister chromatid cohesion in the maintenance of spindle length during S-phase arrest, BMC Genetics.  DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-12-83

  51. Roy B and Sanyal K* (2011) Diversity in Requirement of Genetic and Epigenetic Factors for Centromere Function in Fungi, Eukaryotic Cell. DOI: 10.1128/EC.05165-11  Invited Review

  52. Thakur J and Sanyal K* (2011) The essentiality of the fungus specific Dam1 complex is correlated with one kinetochore one microtubule interaction present throughout the cell cycle, independent of the nature of a centromere, Eukaryotic Cell. DOI: 10.1128/EC.05093-11

  53. Roy B, Burrack LS, Lone MA, Berman J and Sanyal K* (2011) CaMtw1, a member of the evolutionarily conserved Mis12 kinetochore protein family, is required for efficient inner kinetochore assembly in the pathogenic yeast Candida albicans, Molecular Microbiology. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2011.07558.x

  54. Padmanabhan S^, Thakur J^, Siddharthan R and Sanyal K* (2008) Rapid evolution of Cse4p-rich centromeric DNA sequences in closely-related pathogenic yeasts, Candida albicans and Candida dubliniensis, PNAS.  DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0809770105   Recommended by F1000  

  55. Baum M^, Sanyal K^, Mishra PK, Thaler N and Carbon J (2006) Formation of functional centromeric chromatin is specified epigenetically in Candida albicans, PNAS.  DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0606958103Recommended by F1000  

  56. Sanyal K, Baum M and Carbon J (2004) Centromeric DNA sequences in the pathogenic yeast Candida albicans are all different and unique, PNAS  DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0404318101

  57. Sanyal K and Carbon J (2002) The CENP-A homolog CaCse4p in the pathogenic yeast Candida albicans in a centromere protein essential for chromosomes transmission, PNAS. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.162488299

  58. Ghosh SK, Poddar A, Hajra S, Sanyal K and Sinha P (2001) The IML3/MCM19 gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiae is required for a kinetochore-related process during chromosome segregation, Molecular Genetics and Genomics.   DOI:10.1007/s004380000408

  59. Sanyal K, Ghosh SK and Sinha P (1998) The MCM16 gene of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae is required for chromosome segregation, Molecular and General Genetics.  DOI: 10.1007/s004380050892

        ^ Equally contributed;  *Corresponding author​

 

US Patent

Sanyal K, Padmanabhan S, Thakur J (2014) Polynucleotide sequences of Candida dubliniensis and probes for its detection.  

Student Awards

2020                      

  • Krishnendu Guin, CNR Rao Medal for Best Thesis in Biological Sciences

2019                      

  • Vikas Yadav, INSA Medal for Young Scientists

  • Vikas Yadav, NASI Young Scientist Award

  • Neha Varshney, Research Associate fellowship from CSIR

  • Shreyas Sridhar, EMBO travel grant to attend “ Chromosome segregation and Aneuploidy meeting” at Cascais, Portugal.

  • Md. Hashim Reza, travel fellowship from SERB to attend “30th Fungal Genetics Conference”  at Pacific Grove, California, USA

  • Md. Hashim Reza, DBT-CTEP travel Grant to attend “The 8th International Rice Blast Conference” held at Chengdu, China

2018                       

  • Jitendra Thakur,  INSA Medal for Young Scientists

  • Neha Varshney,   PLOS Genetics Best Poster Award in Chromosome Stability 2018 in Bangalore

  • Krishnendu Guin,  PLOS Genetics Best Poster Award in Chromosome Stability 2018 in Bangalore

  • Lakshmi Sreekumar,  PLOS Genetics Best Poster Award in Chromosome Stability 2018 in Bangalore.

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Nuclear migration in the wild-type and Ipl1-depleted cells of C. neoformans.
The nucleus is visualized by GFP-tagged histone H4. Images were acquired every 60 s with confocal microscopy.

https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1007959.s010

MTOC clustering and nuclear migration in the wild-type and ipl1 mutant with the effect of biased cortical interaction of C. neoformans

https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1007959.s011

Kinetochores decluster momentarily but arrange randomly on the spindle axis before sister kinetochore separation during anaphase in M. oryzae.

https://doi.org/10.1101/475574

Organization of SPB (Alp6-mCherry), kinetochores (GFP-CenpA) and microtubules (GFP-TubA) during mitosis in M. oryzae

https://doi.org/10.1101/475574

Live‐cell time‐lapse imaging of CaMtw1–GFP in hyphal cells of Candida albicans.

10.1111/j.1365-2958.2011.07558.x

Live‐cell time‐lapse imaging of CaMtw1–GFP in yeast cells of Candida albicans.

10.1111/j.1365-2958.2011.07558.x

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Molecular Mycology Laboratory

Molecular Biology and Genetics Unit

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research

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