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  • Elkins, M., , Jain, N.Tükel, C. The menace within: Bacterial amyloids as a trigger for autoimmune and neurodegenerative diseases. Just accepted in Curr. Opin. in Microbiol.

  • Ahlawat, K., Jangra R., Ish, A., Jain, N., Prakash R. (2024). A dielectric barrier discharge based low pressure narrow band far UV-C 222 nm excimer lamp and its efficiency analysis. Physica Scripta, 99, 025018. 

  • Ahlawat, K., Jangra R., Ish, A., Dixit, A., Fulwani, D., Jain, N., Prakash R. (2023). Analysis of a UV photocatalytic oxidation-based disinfection system for hydroxyl radicals, negative air ions generation and their impact on inactivation of pathogenic micro-organisms. Review of Scientific Instruments, 94, 104103.

  • Antony, V., Gaikwad, Y., Agarwal, H., Jain, N., Vankayala, R. (2023). A label-free and ultrasensitive Prussian blue-based dipstick sensor for bacterial and biofilm detection. ACS Langmuir, 39, 40, 14246–14255.

  • Rani, K., Pal, A., Gurnani, B., Agrawala, P., Sasmal, D.K., Jain, N.(2023) An innate host defense protein; β2 -microglobulin keeps a check on α-synuclein amyloid assembly: Implications in Parkinson's disease. Journal of Molecular Biology, 435, 22, 168285. Selected for front Cover Art.

  • Kumar, R., Antony, V., Rani, K., Jain, N., Singh, S., Agarwal, A., Vankayala, R. (2023). Facile synthesis of multifunction carbon dots derived from camel milk for Mn7+ sensing and antiamyloid and anticancer activities. ACS Omega, 8, 39, 36521–36533.

  • Yadav, A. S., Malik, S., De, I., Pippal, B., Singh, M., Jain, N., Yadav, J. K. (2023). Isolation of amyloid-like protein aggregates (APA) from white bread and their characterisation. Biophysical Chemistry, 302, 107097. 

  • Rani, K., Pippal, B., Singh, S. K., Karmakar, A., Vankayala, R., & Jain, N.* (2023). Effects of the aspect ratio of plasmonic gold nanorods on the inhibition of lysozyme amyloid formation. Biomaterials Science, 11, 4200-4209. Selected for front inside Cover Art.

  • Pippal, B., Chaudhuri, P., Rani, K., Yadav, J. K., & Jain, N.* (2023). Discerning Modulation of α-Synuclein Amyloid Assembly by Crystallin. ACS Chemical Neuroscience, 14(9), 1659-1671. Selected for front Cover Art.



  • Nicastro, L. K., de Anda, J., Jain, N., Grando, K. C., Miller, A. L., Bessho, S., ... & Tükel, Ç. (2022). Assembly of ordered DNA-curli fibril complexes during Salmonella biofilm formation correlates with strengths of the type I interferon and autoimmune responses. PLoS Pathogens, 18(8), e1010742.

  • Ahlawat, K., Jangra, R., Chaturvedi, S., Prakash, C., Dixit, A., Fulwani, D., Gupta A., Jain, N. ... & Prakash, R. (2022). Photocatalytic oxidation conveyor “PCOC” system for large scale surface disinfection. Review of Scientific Instruments, 93(7), 074101.

  • Khambhati, K., Patel, J., Saxena, V., & Jain, N.* (2021). Gene regulation of biofilm-associated functional amyloids. Pathogens, 10(4), 490.



  • Sampson, T. R., Challis, C., Jain, N., Moiseyenko, A., Ladinsky, M. S., Shastri, G. G., ... & Mazmanian, S. K. (2020). A gut bacterial amyloid promotes α-synuclein aggregation and motor impairment in mice. eLife 2020 Feb 11; 9, e53111.

  • Bhasne, K., Jain, N., Karnawat, R., Arya, S., Majumdar, A., Singh, A., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2020). Discerning dynamic signatures of membrane-bound α-synuclein using site-specific fluorescence depolarization kinetics. The Journal of Physical Chemistry  B, 124(5), 708-717.

  • Jain, N., & Mansuri, A. (2020). Stopping the unstoppable: Unconventional methods to prevent the biofilm growth. Current Drug Discovery Technologies, 17(4), 515-522.

  • Jain, N., & Chapman, M. R. (2019). Bacterial functional amyloids: Order from disorder. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)- Proteins and Proteomics, 1867(10), 954-960.



  • Klein, R. D., Shu, Q., Cusumano, Z. T., Nagamatsu, K., Gualberto, N. C., Lynch, A. J., Wu, C., Wang W., Jain, N. ... & Chapman, M. R.(2018). Structure-function analysis of the curli accessory protein CsgE defines surfaces essential for coordinating amyloid fiber formation. mBio, 9(4), e01349-18.

  • Bhasne, K., Sebastian, S., Jain, N., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2018). Synergistic amyloid switch triggered by early heterotypic oligomerization of intrinsically disordered α-synuclein and tau. Journal of Molecular Biology, 430(16), 2508-2520. Recommended by Faculty by 1000

  • Jain, N., Ådén, J., Nagamatsu, K., Evans, M. L., Li, X., McMichael, B., ... & Chapman, M. R. (2017). Inhibition of curli assembly and Escherichia coli biofilm formation by the human systemic amyloid precursor transthyretin. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A, 114(46), 12184-12189.

  • Arya, S., Dogra, P., Jain, N., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2017). Detergent-induced aggregation of an amyloidogenic intrinsically disordered protein. Journal of Chemical Sciences, 129, 1817-1827.

  • Jain, N., Neal, H. D., Wang, X., McGuffie, B. A., & Chapman, M. R. (2017). Amyloid: Friend and Foe. Advances in Alzheimer’s Disease, 5, 297-311.



  • Jain, N., Narang, D., Bhasne, K., Dalal, V., Arya, S., Bhattacharya, M., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2016). Direct observation of the intrinsic backbone torsional mobility of disordered proteins. Biophysical Journal, 111(4), 768-774. Recommended by Faculty by 1000.

  • Horowitz S, Koepnick B, Martin R, Tymieniecki A, Winburn A, Cooper S, Flatten J, Rogawski D, Koropatkin N, Hailu T,   Jain N, Chapman MR, Sikkema A, Skiba M, Maloney F, Beinlich F, Players F, Students UM, Popović Z , Baker D, Khatib F, and Bardwell JCA (2016). Determining crystal structures through crowdsourcing and coursework. Nat. Commun. 7:12549.

  • Taylor, J. D., Hawthorne, W. J., Lo, J., Dear, A., Jain, N., Meisl, G., ... & Matthews, S. J. (2016). Electrostatically-guided inhibition of Curli amyloid nucleation by the CsgC-like family of chaperones. Scientific Reports, 6(1), 24656.

  • Chorell, E., Andersson, E., Evans, M. L., Jain, N., Götheson, A., Åden, J., ... & Wittung-Stafshede, P. (2015). Bacterial chaperones CsgE and CsgC differentially modulate human α-synuclein amyloid formation via transient contacts. PloS One, 10(10), e0140194.

  • Jain, N., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2015). Applications of fluorescence anisotropy in understanding protein conformational disorder and aggregation. Applied Spectroscopy and the Science of Nanomaterials, 41-57.



  • Jain, N., Bhasne, K., Hemaswasthi, M., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2013). Structural and dynamical insights into the membrane-bound α-synuclein. PloS one, 8(12), e83752.

  • Bhattacharya, M., Jain, N., Dogra, P., Samai, S., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2013). Nanoscopic amyloid pores formed via stepwise protein assembly. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 4(3), 480-485.

  • Jain, N., Bhattacharya, M., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2011). Chain collapse of an amyloidogenic intrinsically disordered protein. Biophysical Journal, 101(7), 1720-1729. Recommended by Faculty by 1000.

  • Bhattacharya, M., Jain, N., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2011). Insights into the mechanism of aggregation and fibril formation from bovine serum albumin. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 115(14), 4195-4205.

  • Bhattacharya, M., Jain, N., Bhasne, K., Kumari, V., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2011). pH-induced conformational isomerization of  bovine serum albumin studied by extrinsic and intrinsic protein fluorescence. Journal of Fluorescence, 21, 1083-1090.

  • Jain, N., Bhattacharya, M., & Mukhopadhyay, S. (2011). Kinetics of surfactant-induced aggregation of lysozyme studied by fluorescence spectroscopy. Journal of Fluorescence, 21, 615-625.

  • Kumar, S., Jain, N., & Mukherjee, T. K. (2009). Role of RAGE in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: Promising prospects.  Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, 2(165), 121-122.

  • Shivaprakash, M. R., Jain, N., Gupta, S., Baghela, A., Gupta, A., & Chakrabarti, A. (2009). Allergic fungal rhinosinusitis caused by Neosartorya hiratsukae from India. Medical Mycology, 47(3), 317-320.



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