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Mayurika Lahiri, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor 
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research
Genome Integrity Lab
Sai Trinity Complex, Garware Circle
Pune - 411 021   
Phone: + 91-20-2590-8056
Fax: + 91-20-2589-9790
Positions Held:
Position Affiliation Time Period
Assistant Professor Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune, India
Post Doctoral Fellowship Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and MGH Cancer Center, USA
Post Doctoral Fellowship Department of Biology, Tufts University, USA
Area of Specialization:
Cancer Biology
Research Summary:
Understanding the DNA damage response mechanisms of cells to maintain Genome Integrity
1. Freudenreich, C. H. and Lahiri, M.  Structure-forming CAG/CTG repeat sequences are sensitive to breakage in the absence of Mrc1 checkpoint function and S-phase checkpoint signaling: implications for trinucleotide repeat expansion diseases. Cell Cycle. 2004.  3, 1370-1374. [PubMed]
2. Lahiri, M., Gustafson, T. L., Majors, E. R. and Freudenreich, C. H.  Expanded CAG repeats activate the DNA damage checkpoint pathway. Molecular Cell. 2004.  15, 287-293. [PubMed]
3. Lahiri, M. and Martin, JHJ. Nitric Oxide decreases motility and increases adhesion in human breast cancer cells. Oncology Reports 21. 2009. 2. 275-281.
4. Lahiri, M., Warren, P., Murray, PG. and Nelson, PN. A novel multiplex RT-PCR system detects human endogenous retrovirus-K in breast cancer. Archives in Virology . 2005. 1. 150, 177-184.
5. Lahiri, M. and Martin, JHJ. Reduced expression of endothelial and inducible nitric oxide synthase in a multi-drug resistant variant of the MCF-7 human breast cancer cell line. Oncology Reports. 2004, 12, 5. 1007-1011.


Ph.D. in Cancer Biology, School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, UK
M.Sc. in Pharmacology and Biotechnology, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
  Last modified on : Mar 4, 2011
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