SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Development of specific markers for identification of Indian isolates of Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. ricini, Madhusudana Reddy, M.A.Raoof and K. Ulaganathan (2012) European Journal of Plant Pathology (Accepted for publication)

Scope for utilization of native specialty landraces, cultivars and basmati types in rice heterosis breeding" have been published Pawan Khera, Rahul Priyadarshi, Akhilesh Singh, Rashmi Mohan, K. Ulaganathan and Vinay Shenoy (2012) Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science 4:115-124

Biotechnological Approaches for Management of Grain Mold Disease of Sorghum, K. Ulaganathan ( 2010 ) . In: Pests and Pathogens: Management strategies ( E dited by Vudum D.Reddy et al ), B.S.Publications, ISBN:978-81-7800-227-9

Identification and genetic mapping of elongated uppermost internode gene eui´ with microsatellite markers in rice ( Oryza sativa L. ), Pawan Khera, M. G. Gangashetti, Sukhpal Singh, K. Ulaganathan, H. E. Shashidhar and W. H. Freeman (2010) - . Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science 1: 336-342

Raoof M.A, Madhusudhana Reddy J and K.Ulaganathan ( 2009 ) Molecular characterization of different Fusarium spp. isolates. Indian Journal of Oilseeds Research 26: 178-182

 Madhusudhana Reddy J, Raoof M.A and K.Ulaganathan ( 2009 ) Variability Journal of Oilseeds Research 26: 499-502

Shashikanth M, Radhakrishna A, Ramya G, Geetadevi, Ulaganathan K ( 2008 ) Genome-wide comparative analysis of Oryza sativa ( japonica ) and Arabidopsis thaliana 5 ’ -UTR sequence for translational regulatory signals. Plant Biotechnology 25, 553 –563

 Isaac Kirubakaran, Mubarak Begum, K. Ulaganathan and N. Sakthivel ( 2008 ) Characterization of a new antifungal lipid transfer protein from wheat. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 46: 918-927

Snehalatharani A, Shashikanth M, Mubarak Begum, Madhusudhan Reddy, Ulaganathan K ( 2008 ) Molecular basis of plants interaction with the pathogen. Rev Plant Pathol 4: 335-366

Ulaganathan K, Priya PS, Shahsikanth M, Krishna AR, Singh S ( 2007 ) Physical integration of root QTLs with the japonica genome and prediction of probable candidate genes for drought tolerance in rice. Mol Plant Breed 5: 213-214

Krishna AR, Shashikanth AM, Snehalatharani A, Priya PS, Kayalvili U, Ulaganathan (2007 ) Rice-browse: a digital resource for rice functional genomics. in: Genome Analysis Perspective Post Genomic Era and its Relevance to the Society.

Shahsikanth M, Snehalatharani A, Mubarak SK, Ulaganathan K ( 2006 ) Genomewide computational analysis of small nuclear RNA genes of Oryza sativa ( Indica and Japonica ) . Adv Bioinform Comput Biol 3: 277-286

Ghosh M, Ulaganathan K ( 2004 ) Immunolocalization of sorghum antifungal protein in embryogenic seed tissues. Curr Sci 86: 24-26

Ulaganathan K, Basha S, Daida P ( 2003 ) SAR proteins and SAR protein homologues and their use in developing fungal resistance in plants. Annu Rev Plant Pathol 2: 475-497

Harshavardhan D, Ulaganathan, K, Rani, TS, Laxminarayana C, Seetharama N ( 2003 ) Simple and economical assay systems for evaluation of phosphoinothricin resistant transgenic sorghum and pearl millet. Ind J Exp Biol 41: 141-148

Harshavardhan D, Ulaganathan K, Rani TS, Seetharama N ( 2002 ) An improved protocol for regeneration of Sorghum bicolor from isolated shoot apices. Plant Biotechnol 19: 163-171 �

Saleem Basha, Ulaganathan K ( 2002 ) Antagonism of Bacillus sp. BC121 towards Curvularia lunata. Curr Sci 82: 1457-1463

Antifungal Proteins and their role in development of fungal resistance in plants, K.Ulaganathan, G.Aparna and M.Ghosh ( 2 002 ) Frontiers in Microbial Biotechnology and Plant Pathology, Scientific Publishers, Jhodpur, pp 141-160

A prioritized approach for grain mold resistance in sorghum, K.Ulaganathan, M.Ghosh, G.Aparna, EM Sunitha, D.Harshavardhan, S.Basha and P.Daida ( 2 001 ) In: N.Seetharama and ID Godwin ( Eds ) Sorghum Biotechnology, Tissue Culture Transformation and Genetic Engineering, ICRISAT and Oxford Press, INDIA

 Mature seeds of sorghum contain proteins toxic to aflatoxigenic Aspergillus flavus.  Journal of Stored Products Research 32: 339-343 (1996).

BOOKS

Methods in Molecular Plant Pathology,  (1990) Sivakami Publications, Chennai.