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Indiana University Bloomington

Faculty from several departments participate in our Graduate Program. They are listed according to the following research area.

students in labs

Tuli MukhopadyayTuli Mukhopadhyay

Associate Professor, Biology

Office: Simon Hall 220C

Phone: 812/856-3686

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Education

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago, 1996
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center,
1996-1999
Purdue University, 1999-2005

Research

Structure and assembly of enveloped, RNA viruses
Alphavirus Structure and Assembly

Representative Publications

Mukhopadhyay, S., Zhang, W., Gabler, S., Chipman, P. R., Strauss, E. G., Strauss, J. H., Baker, T. S., Kuhn, R. J., and Rossmann, M. G. (2006) Mapping the Structure and Function of the E1 and E2 Glycoproteins in Alphaviruses, Structure, 14(1):63-73. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16407066

Goicochea, N. L, De, M., Rotello, V. M., Mukhopadhyay, S., and Dragnea, B. (2007) Core-like Particles of an Enveloped Animal Virus can Self-Assemble Efficiently on Artificial Templates. NanoLetters, 7(8):2281-90. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17645363

Parrott, M. M., Sitarski, S. A., Arnold, R. J., Picton, L.. K., Hill, R. B., and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2009) Role of Conserved Cysteines in the Alphavirus E3 Protein. J. Virol., 83(6): 2480-90.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19109378

Zlotnick, A. and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2011) Assembly, allostery, and antivirals. Trends Microbiol., 19(1): 14-23. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21163649

Cheng, F. and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2011) Generating virus-like particles with in vitro assembled cores. Virology, 413(2): 153-60. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21334709

Lai, Y., Yi, G., Chen, A., Bhardwaj, K., Tragesser, B.J., Valverde, A.J., Zlotnick, A. Mukhopadhyay, S., Ranjith-Kumar, C.T., and Kao, C.C. (2011) Viral Double-Strand RNA-Binding Proteins Can Enhance Innate Immune Signaling by Toll-Like Receptor 3. PloS One, 6(10):e25837.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22016778

Snyder, A. J., Sokoloski, K. J., and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2012) Mutating conserved cysteines in the alphavirus E2 glycoprotein causes virus-specific assembly defects. J. Virol., 86(6):3100-11.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22238319

Sokoloski, K. J., Hayes, C. A., Dunn, M. P., Balke, J. L., Hardy, R. W., and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2012) Sindbis Virus Infectivity Improves During the Course of Infection in Both Mammalian and Mosquito Cells. Virus Res., 167(1):26-33. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22484152

Snyder, A. J. and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2012) The Alphavirus E3 protein functions in a clade-specific manner. J. Virol., 86(24):13609-20. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23035234

Cheng, F., Tsvetkova, I. B., Khuong, Y.L., Moore, A.W., Arnold, R. J., Goicochea, N. L., Dragnea, B., and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2013) The packaging of different cargo into enveloped viral nanoparticles. Mol. Pharm., 10(1):51-8. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22876758

Tsvetkova, I. B., Cheng, F., Ma, X., Moore, A.W., Howard, B., Mukhopadhyay, S. and Dragnea, B. (2013) Fusion of mApple and Venus fluorescent proteins to the SIndbis virus E2 protein leads to different cell-binding properties Virus Res., in press.