Dr. Suhas Gorakh karkute, Scientist
Field of Specialisation: Plant Biotechnology
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M.Sc: Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, IARI, New Delhi
PhD: Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, IARI, New Delhi
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Joining date in ICAR : 
2014-01-01 00:00:00

Publications (Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating above 6.0 with first or corresponding author only):
  1. Karkute SG, Kumar V, Tasleem M, Mishra DC, Chaturvedi KK, Rai A, ... & Solanke AU (2022) Genome-Wide Analysis of von Willebrand Factor A (vWA) Gene Family in Rice for Its Role in Imparting Biotic Stress Resistance with Emphasis on Rice Blast Disease. Rice Science, 29.

  2. Karkute SG, Ansari WA, Singh AK, Singh PM, Rai N, Bahadur A, & Singh J (2021) Characterization of high-temperature stress-tolerant tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) genotypes by biochemical analysis and expression profiling of heat-responsive genes. 3 Biotech, 11(2): 1-10.

  3. Karkute SG, Krishna R, Ansari WA, Singh B, Singh PM, Singh M, Singh AK (2019) Heterologous expression of the AtDREB1A gene in tomato confers tolerance to chilling stress. Biologia plantarum 63(1):268-277

  4. Karkute SG, Gujjar RS, Rai A, Akhtar M, Singh M, Singh B (2018) Genome wide expression analysis of WRKY genes in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) under drought stress. Plant Gene

  5. Gujjar RS, Karkute SG*, Rai A, Singh M, Singh B (2018) Proline rich proteins may regulate free cellular proline level during drought stress in tomato. Current Science 114(4), 915-920 doi: 10.18520/cs/v114/i04/915-920

  6. Karkute SG, Koley TK, Yengkhom BK, Tripathi A, Srivastava S, Maurya A, Singh B (2018) Antidiabetic phenolic compounds of black carrot (Daucuscarota subspecies Sativus var. atrorubensAlef.) inhibit enzymes of glucose metabolism: An in silico and in vitro validation. Medicinal Chemistry, doi: 10.2174/1573406414666180301092819.

  7. Karkute SG, Easwaran M, Gujjar RS, Piramanayagam S, Singh M (2015) Protein modeling and molecular dynamics simulation of SlWRKY4 protein cloned from drought tolerant tomato (Solanum habrochaites) line EC520061. Journal of Molecular Modeling 21(10):255. doi: 10.1007/s00894-015-2798-7

  8. Karkute SG, Singh AK, Gupta OP, Singh PM and Singh B (2017) CRISPR/Cas9 mediated genome engineering for improvement of horticultural crops. Frontiers in Plant Science 8:1635. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.01635

  9. Koley TK, Khan Z, Oulkar D, Banerjee T, Singh A, Karkute SG, & Banerjee K (2021) Coupling the high-resolution LC–MS characterisation of the phenolic compounds with the antimicrobial and antibiofilm properties of helencha (Enydra fluctuans Lour.). Journal of Food Science and Technology, 1-11.

  10. Gupta OP, Karkute SG, Banerjee S, Meena NL and Dahuja A (2017) Contemporary Understanding of miRNA-Based Regulation of Secondary Metabolites Biosynthesis in Plants. Frontiers in Plant Science  8:374. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00374

Patent / Technologies / Varieties / Methodologies / System etc. (Five only):
  1. High temperature stress tolerant tomato genotype H-88-78-1(INGR22049)
Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Five only):
  1. ICAR-Junior Research Fellowship
  2. NAHEP-CAAST Research Grant for Ph.D
  3. CSIR-NET (Life Sciences)
  4. Best poster award in the International symposium on "Advances in plant biotechnology and nutritional security"