Faculty and Research
Associate Professor and Department Chair of Biology
Ph.D., Jawaharlal Nehru University (1991)
Genetic and molecular mechanisms regulating plant-pest interactions;Functional genomics of cell signaling in plants
Sheng, H., Mehrotra, K., Mohan, C., and R. Raina. (2008). A motif extraction algorithm based on hashing and modulo-4 arithmetic. Int. J. Computational Biology and Drug Design. 1: 185-199.
Jagadeeswaran G., S. Raina, B.R. Acharya, S. B. Maqbool, S.L. Mosher, H. M. Appel, J. C. Schultz, D.F. Klessig and R. Raina (2007). Arabidopsis GH3-LIKE DEFENSE GENE 1 is required for accumulation of salicylic acid, activation of defense responses and resistance to Pseudomonas syringae. Plant J. 51: 234-46.
Acharya, B. R., S. Raina, S. B. Maqbool, G. Jagadeeswaran, S. L. Mosher, H. M. Appel, J. C. Schultz, D. F. Klessig and R. Raina (2007). Overexpression of CRK13, an Arabidopsis cysteine-rich receptor-like kinase, results in enhanced resistance to Pseudomonas syringae. Plant J. 50: 488-49.
Mahalingam, R., A. M. Gomez-Buitrago, N. Eckardt, N. Shah, A. Guevara-Garcia, P. Day, R. Raina and N. Fedoroff (2003). Characterizing the stress/defense transcriptome of Arabidopsis. Genome Biology 4:R20.Devadas, S. K., A. Enyedi and R. Raina (2002). The Arabidopsis hrl1 mutation reveals novel overlapping roles for salicylic acid, jasmonic acid and ethylene signalling in cell death and defence against pathogens. Plant J. 30: 467-480.
Updated Fall 2014