Rajendra Angara, PhD

Department Affiliations
Postdoctoral Trainee, Gilk Lab

Education and Training
BS, Microbiology, Andhra University, Andhra Pradesh, India, 2008
MS, Biotechnology, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Andhra Pradesh, India, 2010
PhD, Molecular Microbiology, Computational and Functional Genomics group, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, India, 2018

Notable Publications
Gupta, S. K., Angara, R. K., Yousuf, S., Reddy, C. G., & Ranjan, A. (2020). Ectopic expression of Rv0023 mediates Isoniazid/Ethionamide tolerance via altering NADH/NAD+ levels in Mycobacterium smegmatis. Frontiers in microbiology, 11.

Angara, R. K., Yousuf, S., Gupta, S. K., & Ranjan, A. (2018). An IclR like protein from mycobacteria regulates leuCD operon and induces dormancy like growth arrest in Mycobacterium smegmatis. Tuberculosis, 108, 83-92.

Yousuf, S*., Angara, R. K*., Roy A*., Gupta, S. K., Misra, R., & Ranjan, A. (2018). Mce2R/Rv0586 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the functional homolog of FadR E. coli. Microbiology, 164(9):1133-1145.

Yousuf, S*., Angara, R. K*., Vindal, V., & Ranjan, A. (2015). Rv0494 is a starvation-inducible, autoregulatory
FadR-like regulator from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Microbiology, 161(3), 463-476.

Ramakrishna, G., Anwar, T., Angara, R. K., Chatterjee, N., Kiran, S., & Singh, S. (2012). Role of cellular senescence in hepatic wound healing and carcinogenesis. European journal of cell biology, 91(10), 739-