Rajpurohit, Yogendra Singh



Yogendra Singh Rajpurohit

B.S., 2002, Basic Sciences, Jai Naryan Vyas University, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

M.S., 2004, Biotechnology, HNB Garhwal Central University, Srinagar, Uttrakhand, India

Ph.D. 2012, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Department of Atomic Energy-Deemed University, Mumbai, India

Postdoctoral Researcher, 2017-2018, University of California, Davis, USA


Rajpurohit, Y.S., Gopalakrishnan, R., and Misra, H.S. (2008).
Involvement of a protein kinase activity inducer in DNA double strand break repair and radioresistance of Deinococcus radiodurans. J. Bacteriol. 190(11):3948-3954. PMID: 18375565; PMCID: PMC2395052. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supplemental Material]

Kamble, V.A., Rajpurohit, Y.S., Srivastava, A.K., and Misra, H.S. (2010).
Increased synthesis of signaling molecules coincides with reversible inhibition of nucleolytic activity during postirradiation recovery of Deinococcus radiodurans. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 303(1):18-25. PMID: 20015337. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Rajpurohit, Y.S. and Misra, H.S. (2010).
Characterization of a DNA damage-inducible membrane protein kinase from Deinococcus radiodurans and its role in bacterial radioresistance and DNA strand break repair. Mol. Microbiol. 77(6):1470-1482. PMID: 20633226. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supporting Information]

Kota, S., Kamble, V.A., Rajpurohit, Y.S., and Misra, H.S. (2010).
ATP-type DNA ligase requires other proteins for its activity in vitro and its operon components for radiation resistance in Deinococcus radiodurans in vivo. Biochem. Cell Biol. 88(5):783-790. PMID: 20921990. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Shrivastava, M., Rajpurohit, Y.S., Misra, H.S., and D'Souza, S.F. (2010).
Survival of phosphate-solubilizing bacteria against DNA damaging agents. Can. J. Microbiol. 56(10):822-830. PMID: 20962905. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Desai, S.S., Rajpurohit, Y.S., Misra, H.S., and Deobagkar, D.N. (2011).
Characterization of the role of the RadS/RadR two-component system in the radiation resistance of Deinococcus radiodurans. Microbiology 157(Pt 10):2974-2982. PMID: 21737498. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supplementary Table S1] [Supplementary Figure Legends] [Supplementary Figures S1-S3]

Misra, H.S., Rajpurohit, Y.S., and Khairnar, N.P. (2012).
Pyrroloquinoline-quinone and its versatile roles in biological processes. J. Biosci. 37(2):313-325. PMID: 22581337. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Rajpurohit, Y.S., Desai, S.S., and Misra, H.S. (2013).
Pyrroloquinoline quinone and a quinoprotein kinase support γ-radiation resistance in Deinococcus radiodurans and regulate gene expression. J. Basic Microbiol. 53(6):518-531. PMID: 22961447. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supporting Information]

Rajpurohit, Y.S. and Misra, H.S. (2013).
DR1769, a protein with N-terminal beta propeller repeats and a low-complexity hydrophilic tail, plays a role in desiccation tolerance of Deinococcus radiodurans. J. Bacteriol. 195(17):3888-3896. PMID: 23794625; PMCID: PMC3754602. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Figures] [Supplemental material]

Rajpurohit, Y.S. and Misra, H.S. (2013).
Structure-function study of deinococcal serine/threonine protein kinase implicates its kinase activity and DNA repair protein phosphorylation roles in radioresistance of Deinococcus radiodurans. Int. J. Biochem. Cell Biol. 45(11):2541-2552. PMID: 23994692. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Kota, S., Rajpurohit, Y.S., Charaka, V.K., Satoh, K., Narumi, I., and Misra, H.S. (2016).
DNA Gyrase of Deinococcus radiodurans is characterized as Type II bacterial topoisomerase and its activity is differentially regulated by PprA in vitro. Extremophiles 20(2):195-205. PMID: 26847200. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF] [Supplemental Information]

Rajpurohit, Y.S., Bihani, S.C., Waldor, M.K., and Misra, H.S. (2016).
Phosphorylation of Deinococcus radiodurans RecA Regulates Its Activity and May Contribute to Radioresistance. J. Biol. Chem. 291(32):16672-16685. PMID: 27255712; PMCID: PMC4974381. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]

Siddiqui, M.Q., Choudhary, R.K., Thapa, P., Kulkarni, N., Rajpurohit, Y.S., Misra, H.S., Gadewal, N., Kumar, S., Hasan, S.K., and Varma, A.K. (2016).
Structural and biophysical properties of h-FANCI ARM repeat protein. J. Biomol. Struct. Dyn. Nov 10:1-11, doi: 10.1080/07391102.2016.1235514. PMID: 27686023. [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]