Publications of Post-doctoral Fellows

Publications of Post-doctoral Fellows

Aouida, Mustapha

  • Mustapha Aouida1, Marek J. Piatek1, Dhinoth K. Bangarusamy2, and Magdy M. Mahfouz1,*.Activities and Specificities of homodimeric TALENs in Saccharomyces cerevisiae (2013) Current Genetics .In  press.
  • Mustapha Aouida, Kangchang Kim, AbdulRajjak S Shaikh, Jose M. Pardo, Jorg Eppinger, Ray A. Bressan, Meena L. Narasimhan. A split luciferase method to identify Adiponectin receptors agonists using Saccharomyces cerevisiae as a model organism. PLoS One. 2013 Jun 7;8(6):e65454. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0065454. Print 2013.
  • Mustapha Aouida, Marta Rubio Texeira, Johan M. Thevelein, Richard Poulin  and Dindial Ramotar. AGP2 Encodes a Multifunctional Transceptor that Positively Regulates Polyamine Transport.  PLoS One. 2013 Jun 3;8(6):e65717. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0065717. Print 2013.
  • Dindial Ramotar and Mustapha Aouida. Cellular protection against the antitumor drug bleomycin. Book Chapter, DNA repair in cancer therapy Cancer Drug Discovery and Development (2012) Edited by Lawrence C. Panasci and Moulay A. Alaoui-Jamali In Press.
  • Mulangi, Vipaporn Phuntumart, Mustapha Aouida, Dindial Ramotar and Paul Morris. Functional Characterization of Osput1 A Spermidine Preferential Transporter In Rice. Planta (2012) Jan;235(1):1-11.
  • Mustapha Aouida and Dindial Ramotar. A potential transporter to revamp therapy with the anticancer drug bleomycin. Curr Drug Metab. 2010 Sep; 11(7):595-602.
  • Wehmeier S, Arnold MF, Marlow VL, Aouida Mustapha, Myka KK, Fletcher V, Benicasa M, Scocchi M, Ramotar D, Ferguson GP. Internalization of a thiazole-modified peptide in Sinorhizobium meliloti occurs by BacA – dependent and independent mechanisms. Microbiology, 2010 Sep; 156(Pt 9): 2702 -13
  • Mustapha Aouida, Richard Poulin, and Dindial Ramotar, New Gateway to Treat Leukemia and Other Cancers, Science Daily (Mar, 27, 2010). http:// www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/03/100325113425.htm
  • Mustapha Aouida, Richard Poulin, and Dindial Ramotar. The Human Carnitine Transporter SLC22A16 Mediates High Affinity Uptake of the Anticancer Polyamine Analogue Bleomycin-A5 J. Biol. Chem. 2010 285: 6275-6284
  • Ali kodami-Pour, Mustapha Aouida and Dindial Ramotar. The Na+/H+ Exchanger Nhx1 of Saccharomyces cerevisiae is Essential to Limit Drug Toxicity. Advanced Studies in Biology, Vol. 2, 2010, no. 1, 15 - 34
  • Mustapha Aouida, Ali kodami-Pour and Dindial Ramotar. Novel role for the Saccharomyces cerevisiae oligopeptidetransporter Opt2 in vacuolar assembly and drug detoxification. Biochem and Cell Biology 2009: Vol 87 653-661.
  • Mustapha Aouida and Dindial Ramotar. A potential mechanism of resistance to the anticancer drug bleomycin. In: Mohan RM, editor. Research Advances in Cancer: Vol., Part, Kerala, India, Global Research Network 247-260, 2007.
  • Mustapha Aouida, Halima Mekid, Omrane Belhadj Lluis M. Mir and Omar Tounekti. Mitochondria-independent morphological and biochemical apoptotic alterations promoted by the antitumor agent bleomycin in S. cerevisiae. (2007) Biochemistry and Cell Biology. Vol. 85 No. 1 Pages 49-55.
  • Mustapha Aouida and Dindial Ramotar. Bleomycin transport holds the key for improved anticancer therapy. Review Article. (2006). Cancer Therapy Vol 4, 171-182.
  • Mustapha Aouida, Kaouther Tounekti, Anick Leduc, Jeremie Poschmann, Xiaoming Yang, Omrane Belhadj, and Dindial Ramotar. A defect (spt10) in chromatin remodeling sensitizes yeast cells to a subclass of DNA damaging agents. (2006). Environ Mol Mutagen. 47(9):707-17.
  • Mustapha Aouida, Anick Leduc, Richard Poulin and Dindial Ramotar. AGP2 encodes the major permease for high affinity polyamine import in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J Biol Chem. (2005): 280(25): 24267-24276
  • Mustapha Aouida, Omar Tounekti, Anick Leduc, Lluis M. Mir and Dindial Ramotar. Isolation and characterization of Saccharomyces cerevisiae mutants with enhanced resistance to the anticancer drug bleomycin. Current Genet. 2004 May; 45(5):265-72
  • Mustapha Aouida, Nicolas Page, Anick Leduc, Matthias Peter and Dindial Ramotar. A genome-wide screen in Saccharomyces cerevisiae reveals altered transport as a major mechanism of resistance to the anticancer drug bleomycin. Cancer Res. 2004 Feb 1; 64(3):1102-9.
  • Mustapha Aouida, Huijie Wang, Anick Leduc, and Dindial Ramotar. Characterization of the transport and detoxification pathway for the antitumor drug bleomycin in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Biochem J. 2004 Nov 15; 384(Pt 1):47-58.
  • Belhadj Zouhour, Mustapha Aouida and Omrane Belhadj. Etude comparative de la cytotoxicité de deux antibiotiques antitumoraux, la bléomycine et laphléomycine, sur trois souches de la levure Saccharmyces cerevisiae. Microbiologie Hygiene et Alimentaire Vol. 16 :46 (2004) : 44-50.
  • Mustapha Aouida, Omar Tounekti, Omrane Belhadj and Lluis M. Mir. Comparative roles of cell wall and cell membrane in limiting xenobiotic molecules uptake by Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 2003 Jun; 47(6):2012-4.
  • Mustapha Aouida, Omar Tounekti, Lluis M. Mir and Omrane Belhadj. Yeast excellent model to study apoptosis. Microbiologie Hygiene et Alimentaire Vol.15 :42 (2003).


Khan, Suhail
  • Khan, M.S, Yadav, S., Srivastava, S., Swapna, M., Chandra, A and Singh, R.K. Developmentand evaluation of new polymorphic functional CISP markers in sugarcane. Australian Journal of Botany, 2011, 59(1) 38-45.
  • Singh, R.K., Khan, M.S., Singh, R., Pandey, D.K., Kumar, S., Lal, S. Analysis of GeneticDifferentiation and Phylogenetic Relationships among Sugarcane Genotypes Differing in Response to Red Rot. Sugar Tech, 2011, 13(2): 137-144.
  • Singh, R.K., Khan, M.S., et al,. Agrobacterium-mediated genetic transformation of subtropical sugarcane variety with Cry1Ab gene. Natl. Acad Sci Lett. India, 2011, 32 (3 & 4): 102-111.
  • Gupta, V., Raghuvanshi, S., Gupta, A., Saini, N., Gaur, A., Khan, M. S., et al,. The water-deficitstress- and red-rot-related genes in sugarcane. Funct Integr Genomics, 2009, 10(2) 207-214.
  • Singh, R.K., Suman, A., Singh, J., Khan, M.S., Madhok, H.L. and Gaur, A. Development ofValue added and genetically pure micro propagated plantlets in sugarcane. Natl. Acad Sci Lett.India, 2009, 32 (3 & 4): 89-92.
  • Singh, R.K., Pandey, D.K., Singh, R., Lal, S., Khan, M.S., Madhok H.L .and Swapna M. SSRbased genetic diversity in sugarcane genotypes differing in response to red rot resistance. Meeting the Challenges of Sugar Crops & Integrated Industries in Developing Countries, Al Arish, Egypt, 2008, 381-384.
  • Singh, R.K., Khan, M.S. and Chauhan, G.S. Recent advances in soybean genomics and bioinformatics. In Application of Genomics and Bioinformatics in Plants. Eds. G.P. Rao, C. Wagner & R.K. Singh. Studium Press LLC, Texas, USA. 2008, 389-417.
  • Singh R.K., Kapur, R., Khan, M.S. and Madhok, H.L. Molecular characterization of somaclones in sugarcane using microsatellite markers. The Nucleus, 2008, 51(3): 197-207.
  • Singh, R.K., Khan, M.S., Selvi, A., Kumar, P.R., Rao, G.P. and Singh, P. Genomics and bioinformatics in crop improvement- an introduction. In Application of Genomics and Bioinformatics in Plants. Eds. G.P. Rao, C. Wagner & R.K. Singh. Studium Press LLC, Texas, USA. 2008, 1-48.
  • Singh, R.K., Singh, J., Khan, M.S., Madhok, H. Genetic purity of microprpagated plantlets using SSR markers in sugarcane. Indian Journal of Sugarcane Technology, 2007, 22 (1&2): 62.  Mahjoub, Ali.
  • Ali Mahjoub, Michel Hernould, Jérôme Joubès, Alain Decendit, Mohamed Mars, Saïd Hamdi and Serge Delrot (2009) Overexpression of a grapevine R2R3-MYB factor in tomato affects vegetative development, flower morphology and flavonoid and terpenoid metabolism. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 47, 551–561.
  • Amira Bidani, Oumema Nouri-Ellouz, Lilia Lakhoua, Darasinh Sihachakr, Catherine Cheniclet, Ali Mahjoub, Noureddine Drira, Radhia Gargouri-Bouzid (2007) Interspecific potato somatic hybrids between Solanum berthaultii and Solanum tuberosum L. showed recombining plastome and improved tolerance to salinity. Cell Tiss Organ Cult 91, 179-189.
  • Besma Saadaoui, Jalila Bekir, Josiane Akrout, Salah Ammar, Ali Mahjoub and Mohamed Mars (2006) "Study of the composition and the antioxydant capacity of the phenolic compounds of some plant species of Tunisian arid regions" in Acts of the international seminar "Plants with Perfume, Aromatiques and Medicinal" Review of the Arid Areas, NS: pp. 87-92.
  • Ali Mahjoub, Lotfi Fki, Rim Mzid and Drira Noureddine (2004) " Gamma rays irradiation on date palm invitro-cultures and pre-selection for Bayoud resistance: Biochemical investigation ". Review of the Arid Areas, NS: 704- 710. 

 

Mahjoub,Ali

  • Mustapha Aouida, Marek Piatek, Ali Mahjoub, Jun Pan, Ren Jian, Ali Shahjahan, Nina Fedoroff and Magdy Mahfouz. Mapping and charaterization of DNase I hypersensitive sites in yeast chromatin expressing TALE Nucleases. (in preparation).
  • Li, Lixin; Atef, Ahmed; Piatek, Agnieszka; Ali, Zahir; Piatek, Marek; Aouida, Mustapha; Sharakou, Altan; Mahjoub, Ali; Wang, Guangchao; Khan, Suhail; Fedoroff, Nina; Mahfouz, Magdy. Characterization and DNA Binding Specificities of Ralstonia TAL-like Effectors. Mol Plant. 2013 Jan 8
  • Imène Hichri, Laurent Deluc, Francois Barrieu, Jochen Bogs, Ali Mahjoub, Farid Regad, Bernard Gallois, Thierry Granier, Claudine Trossat-Magnin, Eric Gomès and Virginie Lauvergeat (2011) A single amino acid change within the R2 domain of the VvMYB5b transcription factor modulates affinity for protein partners and target promoters selectivity”. BMC Plant Biology, 11:117
  • L. Fki, R. Masmoudi, W. Kriaâ, A. Mahjoub, B. Sghaier, R. Mzid, A. Mliki, A. Rival, and N. Drira (2011) Date Palm Micro-propagation via Somatic Embryogenesis. In Date Palm Biotechnology, S.M. Jain et al. (eds.), Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2011, pp: 47-68.
  • Ali Mahjoub, Michel Hernould, Jérôme Joubès, Alain Decendit, Mohamed Mars, Saïd Hamdi and Serge Delrot (2009) Overexpression of a grapevine R2R3-MYB factor in tomato affects vegetative development, flower morphology and flavonoid and terpenoid metabolism. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 47, 551–561.
  • Ali Mahjoub, Michel Hernould, François Barrieu, Mohamed Mars, Serge Delrot and Saïd Hamdi (2007) "phenolic compounds and the quality of grape berry: Functional study of an R2R3-MYB transcription factor". In Act of the International Symposium of Oenology. University of Bordeaux2-France.
  • Amira Bidani, Oumema Nouri-Ellouz, Lilia Lakhoua, Darasinh Sihachakr, Catherine Cheniclet, Ali Mahjoub, Noureddine Drira, Radhia Gargouri-Bouzid (2007) Interspecific potato somatic hybrids between Solanum berthaultii and Solanum tuberosum L. showed recombining plastome and improved tolerance to salinity. Cell Tiss Organ Cult 91, 179-189.
  • Besma Saadaoui, Jalila Bekir, Josiane Akrout, Salah Ammar, Ali Mahjoub and Mohamed Mars (2006) "Study of the composition and the antioxydant capacity of the phenolic compounds of some plant species of Tunisian arid regions" in Acts of the international seminar "Plants with Perfume, Aromatiques and Medicinal" Review of the Arid Areas, NS: pp. 87-92.
  • Lotfi Fki, Raja Masmoudi, Ali Mahjoub, Rim Mzid & Noureddine Drira (2004) “Biotechnology for date palm propagation and improvement” In: Proceeding of the 5th Tunisia-Japan Symposium on Culture, Science and Technology, pp. 195-201.
  • Ali Mahjoub, Lotfi Fki, Rim Mzid and Drira Noureddine (2004) " Gamma rays irradiation on date palm invitro-cultures and pre-selection for Bayoud resistance: Biochemical investigation " Review of the Arid Areas, NS: 704- 710.