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Durga Prasad Mishra, Ph.D.
Scientist E-I 
Central Drug Research Institute
Endocrinology Division
Lucknow - 226 001   
Uttar Pradesh   
Phone: +91-522-2612411-18, Extn. 4481
Fax: +91-522-2623405
Area of Specialization:
Research Summary:
Epigenetic basis of male infertility
Chemoresistance in cancers
Effect of cancer chemotherapeutic drugs on spermatogonial stem cell niche, chromatin remodeling and epigenetic programming in male germ cells
SERM induced apoptosis in cancer cells
Mechanistic studies on novel proteasome inhibitors as anticancer drugs
Endoplasmic reticulum stress mediated apoptosis in cerebral ischemia
1. Shaha, C., Tripathi, R. and Mishra, D. P.  Male germ cell apoptosis: regulation and biology. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 2010. 365, 1501-1515. [PubMed]
2. Tripathi, R., Mishra, D. P. and Shaha, C.  Male germ cell development: turning on the apoptotic pathways. Journal of Reproductive Immunology. 2009. 83, 31-35. [PubMed]
3. Nair, M., Nagamori, I., Sun, P., Mishra, D. P., Rheaume, C., Li, B., Sassone-Corsi, P. and Dai, X.  Nuclear regulator Pygo2 controls spermiogenesis and histone H3 acetylation. Developmental Biology. 2008.  320, 446-455. [PubMed]
4. Mishra, D. P. and Sassone-Corsi, P.  Epigenetic control in male germ cells: a transillumination-assisted microdissection method for the analysis of developmentally regulated events. Methods in Molecular Biology. 2008.  450, 119-126. [PubMed]
5. Mishra, D. P. and Dhali, A.  Endotoxin induces luteal cell apoptosis through the mitochondrial pathway. Prostaglandins & Other Lipid Mediators. 2007.  83, 75-88. [PubMed]
6. Mishra, D. P., Pal, R. and Shaha, C.  Changes in cytosolic Ca2+ levels regulate Bcl-xS and Bcl-xL expression in spermatogenic cells during apoptotic death. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2006.  281, 2133-2143. [PubMed]
7. Mishra, D. P. and Shaha, C.  Estrogen-induced spermatogenic cell apoptosis occurs via the mitochondrial pathway: role of superoxide and nitric oxide. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2005. 280, 6181-6196. [PubMed]


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