M Anitha

Professor, Life sciences, GSS, VSP

amamilla@gitam.edu | | |

Anitha Mamillapalli did her MSc in chemistry from Osmania University and PhD in human genetics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. She gained post-doctoral experience in malaria vaccine development and chromatin biology from Malaria Research Centre, ICGEB and CCMB. She completed projects worth of Rs 148.89 lakhs and is currently working on an ongoing project of Rs 145 lakhs. Six PhD students completed their research work under her guidance.

Research Publications
  • Anugata Lima, Brinda Goda Lakshmi Didugu, Alekhya Rani Chunduri, Resma Rajan, Anitha Mamillapalli. Spermidine alleviates heat shock and promotes the growth of Bombyx mori. Journal of Thermal Biology. 2022, 110: 103353
  • Alekhya Rani Chunduri, Resma Rajan, Anugata Lima, Senthilkumar Ramamoorthy and Anitha Mamillapalli. Dynamics of nuclear matrix attachment regions during 5th instar posterior silk gland development in Bombyx mori. BMC Genomics, 2022, 23:247
  • Madhavi Kasa, Seetharamulu Jolapuram, Anugata Lima, Brinda Goda Lakshmi Didugu, Jagannatha Raju Poosapati, Anitha Mamillapalli. Bivoltine cocoon color sex-limited breeds of Bombyx mori (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae) show enhanced economic performance and fecundity following spermidine supplementation. Journal of Economic Entomology. 2023, 19, toad126
  • Asfa Ali , Venugopal Bovilla , Danti Mysarla , Prasanthi Siripurapu , Rashmi Pathak, Bhakti Basu , Anitha Mamillapalli, Santanu Bhattacharya. Knockdown of Broad-Complex Gene Expression of Bombyx mori by Oligopyrrole Carboxamides Enhances Silk Production. Nat. Scientific Reports, 2017, 7: 805.
  • Venugopal Reddy Bovilla, Mahesh Kumar Padwal, Prasanthi Siripurapu1, Bhakti Basu, Anitha Mamillapalli. Developmental proteome dynamics of silk glands in the 5th instar larval stage of Bombyx mori L (CSR2 × CSR4). Biochimica et Biophysica Acta: Proteins and Proteomics, 2016, 1864: 860–868
Authored Books
  • Survival and adaptation strategies of microorganisms in the extreme radiation, Academic Press, 2023,
  • Chromatin Biology, Seribiotechnology
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