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Rooban Babyantony Nahomi

TitleResearch Instructor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    1. Nahomi RB, Nagaraj RH. The role of HIF-1a in the TGF-ß2-mediated epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition of human lens epithelial cells. J Cell Biochem. 2018 Aug; 119(8):6814-6827. PMID: 29693273.
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    2. Nahomi RB, Sampathkumar S, Myers AM, Elghazi L, Smith DG, Tang J, Lee CA, Kern TS, Nagaraj RH, Fort PE. The Absence of Indoleamine 2,3-Dioxygenase Inhibits Retinal Capillary Degeneration in Diabetic Mice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2018 04 01; 59(5):2042-2053. PMID: 29677366.
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    3. Nahomi RB, Pantcheva MB, Nagaraj RH. aB-crystallin is essential for the TGF-ß2-mediated epithelial to mesenchymal transition of lens epithelial cells. Biochem J. 2016 05 15; 473(10):1455-69. PMID: 26987815; PMCID: PMC4928857.
    4. Nagaraj RH, Nahomi RB, Mueller NH, Raghavan CT, Ammar DA, Petrash JM. Therapeutic potential of a-crystallin. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2016 Jan; 1860(1 Pt B):252-7. PMID: 25840354; PMCID: PMC4591086 [Available on 01/01/17].
    5. Holm T, Raghavan CT, Nahomi R, Nagaraj RH, Kessel L. Effects of photobleaching on selected advanced glycation end products in the human lens. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Jan 16; 8:5. PMID: 25592966.
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    6. Nahomi RB, DiMauro MA, Wang B, Nagaraj RH. Identification of peptides in human Hsp20 and Hsp27 that possess molecular chaperone and anti-apoptotic activities. Biochem J. 2015 Jan 01; 465(1):115-25. PMID: 25332102; PMCID: PMC4425413.
    7. Nahomi RB, Palmer A, Green KM, Fort PE, Nagaraj RH. Pro-inflammatory cytokines downregulate Hsp27 and cause apoptosis of human retinal capillary endothelial cells. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2014 Feb; 1842(2):164-74. PMID: 24252613.
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    8. Nahomi RB, Huang R, Nandi SK, Wang B, Padmanabha S, Santhoshkumar P, Filipek S, Biswas A, Nagaraj RH. Acetylation of lysine 92 improves the chaperone and anti-apoptotic activities of human aB-crystallin. Biochemistry. 2013 Nov 12; 52(45):8126-38. PMID: 24128140; PMCID: PMC3889837.
    9. Nahomi RB, Wang B, Raghavan CT, Voss O, Doseff AI, Santhoshkumar P, Nagaraj RH. Chaperone peptides of a-crystallin inhibit epithelial cell apoptosis, protein insolubilization, and opacification in experimental cataracts. J Biol Chem. 2013 May 03; 288(18):13022-35. PMID: 23508955; PMCID: PMC3642345.
    10. Sasikala V, Rooban BN, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Rutin ameliorates free radical mediated cataract by enhancing the chaperone activity of a-crystallin. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2013 Jul; 251(7):1747-55. PMID: 23412395.
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    11. Nahomi RB, Oya-Ito T, Nagaraj RH. The combined effect of acetylation and glycation on the chaperone and anti-apoptotic functions of human a-crystallin. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2013 Jan; 1832(1):195-203. PMID: 22982407; PMCID: PMC3518661.
    12. Rooban BN, Sasikala V, Gayathri Devi V, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Prevention of selenite induced oxidative stress and cataractogenesis by luteolin isolated from Vitex negundo. Chem Biol Interact. 2012 Mar 05; 196(1-2):30-8. PMID: 22342831.
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    13. Nagaraj RH, Nahomi RB, Shanthakumar S, Linetsky M, Padmanabha S, Pasupuleti N, Wang B, Santhoshkumar P, Panda AK, Biswas A. Acetylation of aA-crystallin in the human lens: effects on structure and chaperone function. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012 Feb; 1822(2):120-9. PMID: 22120592; PMCID: PMC3249504.
    14. Rooban BN, Sasikala V, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Analysis on the alterations of lens proteins by Vitex negundo in selenite cataract models. Mol Vis. 2011; 17:1239-48. PMID: 21617749; PMCID: PMC3102022.
    15. Rooban BN, Sasikala V, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Amelioration of selenite toxicity and cataractogenesis in cultured rat lenses by Vitex negundo. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2011 May; 249(5):685-92. PMID: 21240520.
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    16. Sasikala V, Rooban BN, Priya SG, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Moringa oleifera prevents selenite-induced cataractogenesis in rat pups. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 2010 Oct; 26(5):441-7. PMID: 20879807.
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    17. Devi VG, Rooban BN, Sasikala V, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Isorhamnetin-3-glucoside alleviates oxidative stress and opacification in selenite cataract in vitro. Toxicol In Vitro. 2010 Sep; 24(6):1662-9. PMID: 20566334.
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    18. Rooban BN, Sasikala V, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Vitex negundo modulates selenite-induced opacification and cataractogensis in rat pups. Biol Trace Elem Res. 2010 Dec; 138(1-3):282-92. PMID: 20174976.
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    19. Vibin M, Siva Priya SG, N Rooban B, Sasikala V, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Broccoli regulates protein alterations and cataractogenesis in selenite models. Curr Eye Res. 2010 Feb; 35(2):99-107. PMID: 20136419.
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    20. Rooban BN, Lija Y, Biju PG, Sasikala V, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Vitex negundo attenuates calpain activation and cataractogenesis in selenite models. Exp Eye Res. 2009 Mar; 88(3):575-82. PMID: 19094987.
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    21. Biju PG, Rooban BN, Lija Y, Devi VG, Sahasranamam V, Abraham A. Drevogenin D prevents selenite-induced oxidative stress and calpain activation in cultured rat lens. Mol Vis. 2007 Jul 12; 13:1121-9. PMID: 17653057; PMCID: PMC2779145.
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