Anantha Maharasi Ramakrishnan and Kavitha Sankaranarayanan.Understanding Autoimmunity: The Ion Channel Perspective. Auto Immunity Reviews 2016 Feb 11. pii: S1568-9972(16)30030-1. doi: 10.1016/j.autrev.2016.02.004.

Bhuvaneshwari Sampath and Kavitha Sankaranarayanan.Glu106 targeted inhibitors of ORAI1 as potential Ca 2+ release-activated Ca 2+ (CRAC) channel blockers – molecular modelling and docking studies. J Recept Signal Transduct Res. 2016 Feb 19:1-14.

Sandhya Sreedharan, Gugan Kothandan and Kavitha Sankaranarayanan Structural insights into the Aedes aegypti aquaporins and aquaglyceroporins an in-silico study. Journal of Receptor and Signal Transduction 10.3109/10799893.2016.1141954 Feb 24 2016.

Pachamuthu S, Jothi V, Ramachandran RP, Sankaranarayanan K, Sundararajan R Influence of Electrodes on Electric Field Distribution for Effective Electrochemotherapy. (2016). J Cancer Prev Curr Res 4(1): 00107. DOI: 10.15406/jcpcr.2016.04.00107.

Kumar P, Kasiviswanathan D, Sundaresan L, Kathirvel P, Veeriah V, Dutta P, Sankaranarayanan K, Gupta R, Chatterjee S. Harvesting clues from genome wide transcriptome analysis for exploring thalidomide mediated anomalies in eye development of chick embryo: Nitric oxide rectifies the thalidomide mediated anomalies by swinging back the system to normal transcriptome pattern. Biochimie. 2016 Feb; 121:253-67. doi: 10.1016/j.biochi.2015.12.013.

Vinnakota R, Ramakrishnan AM, Samdani A, Venugopal MA, Ram BS, Krishnan SN, Murugesan D, Sankaranarayanan K. A comparison of aquaporin functions in mediating stomatal aperture gating among drought-tolerant and sensitive varieties of rice (Oryza sativa L.). Protoplasma. 2015 Dec 2.PubMed PMID: 26631017.

Bhuvaneshwari Sampath, Vivek Sivakumar, Kavitha Sankaranarayanan, Ignacio G. Camarillo, Wan-Ying Lin, Arutselvan Natarajan and Raji Sundararajan. Breast cancer treatment using curcumin, the natural herbal biodielectric. 10.1109/CEIDP.2014.6995780 Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena (CEIDP), 2014 IEEE pp 235 – 238

Priyadarshan K., Ramesh Kumar G. and Kavitha Sankaranarayanan . A computational prediction of Conserved MicroRNA targets of Ion channels..Current Bioinformatics, Volume 8, Number 1, February 2013, pp. 93-111(19).

Kavitha Sankaranarayanan, (Invited Review) .Generating a biological pacemaker – Tackling arrhythmias the stem cell way. Recent patents on Regenerative Medicine Volume 3, Number 2, May 2013, pp. 111-131(21).

Raji Sundararajan et al., Effect of Irreversible Electroporation on Cancer Cells IEEE Explore CEIDP 2011.

Effect of Irreversible Electroporation on Cell Proliferation in Fibroblasts Proc.Kavitha Sankaranarayanan et al.,ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, N4 (2011).

Humanized’ stem cell culture techniques – the animal serum controversy. Chandana T., GencyPonrose, K.M.Cherian and Kavitha Sankaranarayanan. Stem Cells International (2011), Article ID 504723, doi:10.4061/2011/504723.

Effective Electro-Chemo-Therapy for Proliferation Control of Adult Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Kavitha Sankaranarayanan et al., Journal of Electrostatics, vol. 69, no. 4, pp. 267-274, 2011.

Humanised substitutes for animal sera in human mesenchymal stem cell culture and differentiation. Kavitha Sankaranarayanan · Chandana T · GencyPonrose G ·Malini V · Prithika U · Chris Maria Renny · Usha Raghavan · Sai Babu R · Soma Guhathakurta · Cherian KM .Cell Biology International 04/2011; DOI: 10.1042/CBI20100649.

Kavitha Sankaranarayanan, Raja Prabhu Ramachandran, M. Sriram Kumar, V. Madan Kumar, S.Vignesh, P. Sadasivam, G. GencyPonrose, T. Chandana, S. Prithika, Soma Guhathakurta, K.M.Cherian, S. Madhivanan, and Raji Sundararajan (2010) The Lethal pulse – Energy delivered to cancerous cells and their viability, IEEE Explore CEIDP 2010 (In press) Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena (CEIDP), 201017-20 Oct. 2010 pp 1 – 4 doi: 10.1109/CEIDP.2010.5724075.

Kavitha Sankaranarayanan, Raja PrabhuRamachandran, M SriramKumar, V MadanKumar, S Vignesh, V Malini, J Chris MariaRenny, Soma Guhathakurta, K.M.Cherian,  ArutselvanNatarajan, and RajiSundararajan (2010), Electro-Molecular TherapyusingAdultMesenchymalStemCellsProc. ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, 2010, I3.

LQT syndrome – scope for molecular study based personalized medicine. P.R. Bhimshankar, Joy Thomas, C. Anbarasan, VineetJha, SpoorthyBabu, Richa Srivastava, K.M. Cherian and Kavitha Sankaranarayanan(2010).The Heart Surgery Forum, A Cardiothoracic Multimedia Journal, Volume 13 Supplement 2, 2010, S111.

Qualitative and quantitative detection of sodium deoxycholic acid in decellularized tissue. Santosh Mathapati & Satish Galla, Kavitha Sankaranarayanan, Rama ShankerVerma, KotturathuMammen Cherian and Soma Guhathakurta. Indian J ThoracCardiovascSurg (2010) 26:129–131.

Kavitha S., Hyder Usman and M.K.Mathew, Fast inactivation in potassium channels – an interplay of cytoplasmic domains. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, Volume 388, Issue 3, 23 October 2009, Pages 490-495.

Electrically-Enhanced Proliferation Control in Adult Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Raghavan Kumar, SinthuMuralitharen, S. Mansoor Usman, Raja Prabhu Ramachandran, RajiSundararajan,S. Madhivanan, K.M. Cherian, Sheerin Begam, Soma Guhathakurta, and Kavitha Sankaranarayanan.IEEE Explore Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena CEIDP '09, Oct. 2009, pp. 474 – 477.

Efficient and Economical Electro-Drug Delivery. Raji Sundararajan, Funian Xiao, Nick Lenarduzzi, Ignacio G. Camarillo, Jim Leary, Lisa Reese Ragavan Kumar, Sinthu Muralidharan, Raja Prabhu, K.M. Cherian, Sheerin Begam, Soma Guhathakurta and Kavitha Sankaranarayanan. IEEE Explore TIC – STH 2009, pp 843 – 848.

N – Type inactivation in human Kv channels – Role of a C-terminal helical stretch. Kavitha S., Anurag Varshney and M.K. Mathew, Molecular Membrane Biology 2005, Sep – Oct 22 (5) 389-400.

A novel Kv1.1 potassium channel blocking toxin from the venom of Palamneus gravimanus (Indian black scorpion).More S. S · Mirajkar K. K · Gadag J. R · Menon K. S Mathew M. K. Kavitha Sankaranarayanan. Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins including Tropical Diseases 09/2005; 11(3). DOI: 10.1590/S1678-91992005000300009.

Modulation of Voltage sensitivity by N-terminal cytoplasmic residues in human Kv1.2 channels. Anurag Varshney, Kavitha S. and M.K.Mathew. EurBiophys J. 2002 Aug; 31(5):365-372.


Kavitha Sankaranarayanan et al., Electrically-Enhanced Proliferation Control of Cancer-Stem-Cells-like Adult Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells – A Novel Modality of treatment (Electroporation-Based Therapies for Cancer: From Basics to Clinical Applications -Biohealthcare Publishing Series on Pharma, Biotech and Bioscience: Science, Technology and Business).

Kavitha Sankaranarayanan et al., Electroporation of Cervical and Leukemia Cancer Cells (Electroporation-Based Therapies for Cancer: From Basics to Clinical Applications -Biohealthcare Publishing Series on Pharma, Biotech and Bioscience: Science, Technology and Business).

Kavitha Sankaranarayanan et al., Targeted delivery of siRNA and other difficult to transfect molecules using Electroporation: Current Status and Future Scope. (Electroporation-Based Therapies for Cancer: From Basics to Clinical Applications -Biohealthcare Publishing Series on Pharma, Biotech and Bioscience: Science, Technology and Business).

Kavitha Sankaranarayanan et al., Irreversible Electroporation: Another look. (Electroporation-Based Therapies for Cancer: From Basics to Clinical Applications -Biohealthcare Publishing Series on Pharma, Biotech and Bioscience: Science, Technology and Business).

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