Bio Patrika Volume 1, Issue 1

First issue of Bio Patrika is available now as combined PDF with compilation of 15 author interviews published online between September to November 2020.

Bio Patrika interviews Mrs. Singh on her thoughts about “miRNA replacement based cancer therapies”

Mrs. Anukriti Singh’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Mrs. Singh is currently a PhD student in the lab of Prof. Bushra Ateeq at the department of Biological Sciences & Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. She published a paper titled “Targeting AGTR1/NF-κB/CXCR4 axis by miR-155 attenuates oncogenesis in glioblastoma” as a first author in Neoplasia journal (2020).

Bio Patrika interviews Dr. Kukreja and Ms. Udaykumar on their thoughts about “Retinoic acid and vision”

Dr. Shweta Kukreja and Ms. Niveda Udaykumar’s joint interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Work described here is done in the lab of Prof. Jonaki Sen in the department of Biological Sciences & Bioengineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. Currently, Dr. Kukreja is Postdoctoral Fellow in the University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA and Ms. Udaykumar is PhD in the department of Biological Sciences & Bioengineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. Dr. Kukreja and Ms. Udaykumar jointly published a paper titled “Retinoic acid signaling regulates proliferation and lamina formation in the developing chick optic tectum” as joint first authors in Developmental Biology journal (2020).

Bio Patrika interviews Dr. Sengupta on her thoughts about “directionality of proteolysis”

Dr. Bhaswati Sengupta’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika“, a series of author interviews. Dr. Sengupta is currently working on Nucleosome dynamics and chromatin remodelling using smFRET as a postdoc in the Department of Chemistry at Pennsylvania State University, USA. She did her PhD from the lab of Prof. Pratik Sen, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India. She published last part of her PhD work titled “Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy as a tool to investigate the directionality of proteolysis” as the first author in International Journal of Biological Macromolecules (2020).

Bio Patrika interviews Dr. Baidya on his thoughts about “role of key phosphorylation sites in GPCRs”

Dr. Mithu Baidya’s interview with Bio Patrika hosting “Vigyan Patrika”, a series of author interviews. Dr. Baidya is currently a postdoc in the lab of Prof. Arun Shukla at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. He published a paper titled “Key phosphorylation sites in GPCRs orchestrate the contribution of β‐Arrestin 1 in ERK1/2 activation” as the first author in EMBO reports (2020).