BS.c. in Biochemistry & Microbiology, University of Mumbai, India

MSc. in Microbiology, University of Mumbai, India

Ph.D. in Genetics, University of Georgia, Athens, U.S.A.

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  1. Genomics & Bioinformatics
  2. Molecular biology & Genetics
  3. Cancer genomics & Drug discovery
  1. Zhou, X., Chen, Y., Mok, K.Y., Kwok, T.C.Y., Mok, V.C.T., Guo, Q., Ip, F.C., Chen, Y., Mullapudi, N., Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative, Giusti-Rodríguez, P., Sullivan, P.F., Hardy, J., Fu, A.K.Y., Li, Y., Ip, N.Y. (2019). Non-coding variability at the APOE locus contributes to the Alzheimer's risk. Nat Commun, 10(1):3310.
  2. Panigrahi, I., Didel, S., Kirpal, H., Bellampalli, R., Miyanath, S., Mullapudi, N. & Rao, S. (2018). Novel mutation in a family with WNT1-related osteoporosis. Eur J Med Genet, 61(7):369-371.
  3. Shetty, M., Ramdas, N., Sahni, S., Mullapudi, N. & Hegde, S. (2017). A Homozygous Missense Variant in INPP5E Associated with Joubert Syndrome and Related Disorders. Mol Syndromol, 8(6):313-317.
  4. Mullapudi, N., Ye, B., Suzuki, M., Fazzari, M., Han, W., Shi, M.K., Marquardt, G., Lin, J., Wang, T., Keller, S., Zhu, C., Locker, J.D. & Spivack, S.D. (2015). Genome Wide Methylome Alterations in Lung Cancer. PLoS One, 10(12):e0143826.
  5. Chendamarai, E., Ganesan, S., Alex, A.A., Kamath, V., Nair, S.C., Nellickal, A.J., Janet, N.B., Srivastava, V., Lakshmi, K.M., Viswabandya, A., Abraham, A., Aiyaz, M., Mullapudi, N., Mugasimangalam, R., Padua, R.A., Chomienne, C., Chandy, M., Srivastava, A., George, B., Balasubramanian, P. & Mathews, V. (2015). Comparison of newly diagnosed and relapsed patients with acute promyelocytic leukemia treated with arsenic trioxide: insight into mechanisms of resistance. PLoS One, 10(3):e0121912.
  6. Lin, J., Marquardt, G., Mullapudi, N., Wang, T., Han, W., Shi, M., Keller, S., Zhu, C., Locker, J. & Spivack, S.D. (2014). Lung cancer transcriptomes refined with laser capture microdissection. Am J Pathol, 184(11):2868-84.
  7. Janbon, G., Ormerod, K.L., Paulet, D., Byrnes, E.J. 3rd, Yadav, V., Chatterjee, G., Mullapudi, N., Hon, C.C., Billmyre, R.B., Brunel, F., Bahn, Y.S., Chen, W., Chen, Y., Chow, E.W., Coppée, J.Y., Floyd-Averette, A., Gaillardin, C., Gerik, K.J., Goldberg, J., Gonzalez-Hilarion S., Gujja, S., Hamlin, J.L, Hsueh, Y.P., Ianiri, G., Jones, S., Kodira, C.D., Kozubowski, L., Lam, W., Marra, M., Mesner, L.D., Mieczkowski, P.A., Moyrand, F., Nielsen, K., Proux, C., Rossignol, T., Schein, J.E., Sun, S., Wollschlaeger, C., Wood, I.A., Zeng, Q., Neuvéglise, C., Newlon, C.S., Perfect, J.R., Lodge, J.K., Idnurm, A., Stajich, J.E., Kronstad, J.W., Sanyal, K., Heitman, J., Fraser, J.A., Cuomo, C.A. & Dietrich, F.S. (2014). Analysis of the genome and transcriptome of Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii reveals complex RNA expression and microevolution leading to virulence attenuation. PLoS Genet, 10(4):e1004261.
  8. Biswal, D.K., Ghatani, S., Shylla, J.A., Sahu, R., Mullapudi, N., Bhattacharya, A. & Tandon, V. (2013). An integrated pipeline for next generation sequencing and annotation of the complete mitochondrial genome of the giant intestinal fluke, Fasciolopsis buski (Lankester, 1857) Looss, 1899. PeerJ, 1:e207.
  9. Annadurai, R.S., Jayakumar, V., Mugasimangalam, R.C., Katta, M.A., Anand, S., Gopinathan, S., Sarma, S.P., Fernandes, S.J., Mullapudi, N., Murugesan, S. & Rao, S.N. (2012). Next generation sequencing and de novo transcriptome analysis of Costus pictus D. Don, a non-model plant with potent anti-diabetic properties. BMC Genomics, 13:663.
  10. Serup, P., Gustavsen, C., Klein, T., Potter, L.A., Lin, R., Mullapudi, N., Wandzioch, E., Hines, A., Davis, A., Bruun, C., Engberg, N., Petersen, D.R., Peterslund, J.M., Macdonald, R.J., Grapin-Botton, A., Magnuson, M.A. & Zaret, K.S. (2012). Partial promoter substitutions generating transcriptional sentinels of diverse signaling pathways in embryonic stem cells and mice. Dis Model Mech, 5(6):956-66.
  11. Sundar, I.K., Mullapudi, N., Yao, H., Spivack, S.D. & Rahman, I. (2011). Lung cancer and its association with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: update on nexus of epigenetics. Curr Opin Pulm Med, 17(4):279-85.
  12. Mullapudi, N., Joseph, S.J. & Kissinger, J.C. (2009). Identification and functional characterization of cis-regulatory elements in the apicomplexan parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Genome Biol, 10(4):R34.
  13. Mullapudi, N. & Lancto, C.A. (2007). Abrahamsen MS, Kissinger JC. Identification of putative cis-regulatory elements in Cryptosporidium parvum by de novo pattern finding. BMC Genomics, 8:13.
  14. Bhatti, M.M., Livingston, M., Mullapudi, N. & Sullivan, W.J. Jr. (2006). Pair of unusual GCN5 histone acetyltransferases and ADA2 homologues in the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Eukaryot Cell, 5(1):62-76.
  15. Huang, J., Mullapudi, N., Lancto, C.A., Scott, M., Abrahamsen, M.S. & Kissinger, J.C. (2004) Phylogenomic evidence supports past endosymbiosis, intracellular and horizontal gene transfer in Cryptosporidium parvum. Genome Biol, 5(11):R88.
  16. Huang, J., Mullapudi, N., Sicheritz-Ponten, T. & Kissinger. J.C. (2004). A first glimpse into the pattern and scale of gene transfer in Apicomplexa. Int J Parasitol, 34(3):265-74.