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"Hello Joan, nice to know that you are also working in the same area, I am working as an Asst. professor, Do write to me whenever required any help in this work"
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"We are working specifically with the reactivity of disulphide bridges in proteins - and we have verified that we can open them with UV light, provided that they are flanked with an aromatic group, eg TRP. In the open reactive state they can react…"
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"1.Strong interaction with thiol groups present in cell respiratory enzymes in the microbe cell. 2.Interaction with structural proteins and preferential binding with DNA bases to inhibit replication. 3.Binding of the silver ion to free sulphydryl…"
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Biologist, Doctor
My research field or area of interest innanotechnology
Pancreatic Cancer, Skin Cancer, Nanomedicine
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Anti-cancer and chemo-preventive activity of natural compounds,Identification and characterization of novel therapeutic targets against cancer,Development of novel nano-delivery system to target cancer cells,Nanotoxicology, silver nanoparticles
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1.Bhardwaj, A., Singh. S., Srivastava, S.K., Arora, S., Hyde, S. J., Andrews, J., Grizzle, W.E., Singh, A.P. (2014). Restoration of PPP2CA expression reverses epithelial to mesenchymal transition and suppresses prostate tumor growth and metastasis in an orthotopic mouse model. British Journal of Cancer. 110, 2000-2010.

2. Arora, S., Bhardwaj, A., Singh, S., Srivastava, S.K., McClellan S., Nirodi C.S., Piazza, G.A., Grizzle W.E., Owen, L, B., & Singh, A.P., (2013). An undesired effect of chemotherapy: gemcitabine promotes pancreatic cancer cell invasiveness through ROS-dependent, NF-κB- and HIF-1α-mediated upregulation of CXCR4. Journal of Biological chemistry. 288(29):21197-207.

3. Bhardwaj, A., Arora, S., Prajapati, V.K., Singh, S., and Singh, A.P. (2013). Cancer “Stemness”-Regulating miRNAs: Role, Mechanisms and Therapeutic Potential. Current Drug Targets.14 (10):1175-84.

4. Singh, A.P., Arora,S., Bhardwaj, A., Srivastava, S.K., Kadakia, M.P., Wang, B., Grizzle W.E., Owen, L,B., and Singh, S (2012). CXCL12/CXCR4 signaling axis induces SHH expression in pancreatic cancer cells via ERK- and Akt- mediated activation of NF-κB: implications for bidirectional tumor-stromal interactions. Journal of Biological chemistry. 287(46):39115-24.

5. Arora, S., Singh, S., Piazza, G.A., Contreas, C.M., Panyam, J., and Singh, A.P. (2012). Honokiol: a novel natural agent for cancer prevention and therapy. Current Molecular Medicine. 12 (10); 1244-1252.

6. Srivastava S.K., Bhardwaj A., Singh S., Arora S., McClellan S., Grizzle W.E., Reed E., and Singh A.P. (2012). Myb overexpression overrides androgen depletion- induced cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in prostate cancer cells, and confers aggressive malignant traits: potential role in castration-resistance. Carcinogenesis. 33(6):1149-1157.

7. Arora, S., Bhardwaj, A., Srivastava, S., Singh, S., McClellan, S., Wang, B & Singh, A.P. (2011). Honokiol arrests cell cycle, induces apoptosis, and potentiates the cytotoxic effect of gemcitabine in human pancreatic cancer cells. PLoS ONE. 6 (6): e21573.

8. Srivastava S., Bhardwaj A., Singh S., Arora S., Wang B., Grizzle W.E., and Singh A.P. (2011). MicroRNA-150 directly targets MUC4 and suppresses growth and malignant behavior of pancreatic cancer cells. Carcinogenesis. 32(12):1832-1839.

9. Malhi S.S., Budhiraja A., Arora S., Chaudhari K.R., Nepali K., Kumar R., Sohi H., and Murthy R.S. (2012). Intracellular delivery of redox cycler-doxorubicin to the mitochondria of cancer cell by folate receptor targeted mitocancerotropic liposomes. International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 432(1-2):63-74.

10. Arora, S., Rajwade, J.M., Paknikar, K.M., (2012). Nanotoxicology and in vitro studies: the need of the hour. Toxicology and applied pharmacology. 258:151-165.

11. Jain, J., Arora, S., Rajwade J.M., Omray, P., Khandelwal, S., Paknikar K.M., (2009). Silver Nanoparticles in Therapeutics: Development of an Antimicrobial Gel Formulation for Topical Use. Molecular Pharmaceutics, 6 (5), 1388–1401.

12. Arora, S., Jain, J.,Rajwade, J.M., Paknikar, K.M., (2009). Interactions of silver nanoparticles with primary mouse fibroblast and liver cells. Toxicology and applied pharmacology, 236, 310-318.

13. Arora, S., Jain, J., Rajwade J.M., Paknikar K.M., (2008). Cellular responses induced by silver nanoparticles: in vitro studies. Toxicology Letters, 179, 93-100.

14. Arora, S., Jain, J., Rajwade J.M., Paknikar K.M., (2008). Silver Nanoparticles Induced Cellular Responses. Nanotoxicology; 2 (1), S75.

15. Kale, S.N., Rajagopal, R., Arora, S., Bhayani, K.R., Rajwade, J.M., Paknikar K.M., kundaliya, D.C., Ogale, S.B., (2007) Microwave response of La0.7Sr0.3MnO3 nanoparticles for heating applications. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology. 3, 178-183.

16. Bhayani, K.R., Kale, S.N., Arora, S., Rajagopal, R., Mamgain, H., Kaul-Ghanekar, R., Kundaliya, D.C., Kulkarni, S.D., pasricha, R., Dhole, S.D., Ogale, S.B., Paknikar, K.M., (2007). Protein and polymer immobilized La0.7Sr0.3MnO3 nanoparticles for possible biomedical applications. Nanotechnology.18, 1-7.

17. Kale, S.N., Arora, S., Bhayani, K.R., Paknikar, K.M., Rajagopal, R., Jani, M., Wagh, U.V., Kulkarni, S.D., Ogale, S.B., (2006). Cerium doping and stoichiometry control for biomedical use of La0.7Sr0.3MnO3 nanoparticles: microwave absorption and cytotoxicity study. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, biology and Medicine. 2, 217-221.
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At 7:59am on October 22, 2009,
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Jitender kumar
HI Sumit Happy Birthday to you from Jitender Kumar
At 9:32am on September 26, 2009,
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Steffen B. Petersen
We are working specifically with the reactivity of disulphide bridges in proteins - and we have verified that we can open them with UV light, provided that they are flanked with an aromatic group, eg TRP. In the open reactive state they can react with gold surfaces, or gold nano particles.
As of yet we have not tried Silver, or Aluminum, but we expect Silver to be working well.

It could be interesting to mount antimicrobial peptides onto Silver nanoparticles, and check if their antimicrobial efficiency goes up or not

If you are interested in knowing mor please check our WEB pages for more info :

http://www.nanobio.dk and select eg publications


Steffen B. Petersen
At 6:29am on May 28, 2009,
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Bala Naidu
Hi Sumit
At 1:56pm on October 15, 2008,
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Hi.Sumit... We are doing the same science... I am still in first grade of my graduate school.... keep in touch!

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