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Research Journals

  • Daniela Karlsson, Adyary Fallarero, Pravin Shinde, Anju CP, Igor Busyginc, Reko Leinoc, C. Gopi Mohan and Pia Vuorela, Chemical Modifications of Cinchona Alkaloids Lead to Enhanced Inhibition of Human Butyrylcholinesterase, Natural Product Commun. Vol. 9(4) p(455-458), 2014.

  • Tewari AK, Singh VP, Yadav P, Gupta G, Singh A, Goel RK, Shinde P, Mohan CG. Synthesis, biological evaluation and molecular modeling study of pyrazole derivatives as selective COX-2 inhibitors and anti-inflammatory agents. Bioorg. Chem. May Vol. 16, p(8-15), 2014.

  • Shikhar Gupta and C. Gopi Mohan*, Dual Binding Site and Selective Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors Derived from Integrated Pharmacophore Models and Sequential Virtual Screening, BioMed. Res. Internat. Vol. 2014, Article ID 291214, 21 pages, 2014. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/291214) (IF= 2.88)
  • Sajini S, Akash TO, Ohm P, Sujatha B, Raja Biswas, Shantikumar Nair, C. Gopi Mohan*, Lalitha Biswas*, Molecular defect of ‘Prothrombin Amrita’: Substitution of Arginine by Glutamine (Arg553 to Gln) Near the Na+ Binding Loop of Prothrombin, Blood Cells, Molecules, and Diseases, Vol. 50(3), p(182-183), 2013.

  • Sisini Sasidharan, Aswathy Jayasree, Sajid Fazal, Manzoor Koyakutty, Shantikumar V. Nair, Deepthy Menon, Ambient Temperature Synthesis of Citrate Stabilized and Biofunctionalized, Fluorescent Calcium Fluoride Nanocrystals for Targeted Labeling of Cancer Cells, Biomaterials Science. 01/2013(IF-1.7)

  • Chandini C. Mohan, Krishnaprasad* Chennazhi and Deepthy Menon,In Vitro Hemocompatibility and Vascular Endothelial Cell Functionality on Titania Nanostructures Under Static and Dynamic Conditions for Improved Coronary Stenting Applications, Acta Biomater 2013;Article in press(IF-5.093)

  • Parwathy Chandran, Neha Gupta, Archana P. R., Giridharan L. M., Pavithran Keechilat, Shantikumar Nair, Manzoor Koyakutty, Simultaneous Inhibition of Aberrant Cancer Kinome Using Rationally Designed Polymer - Protein Core - Shell Nanomedicine, Nanomedicine 2013. doi:pii: S1549-9634(13)00185-8. 10.1016/j.nano.2013.04.012(5.26)

  • Ashokan A., Gowd G. S., Somasundaram V. H., Bhupathi A., Peethambaran R., Unni A. K., Palaniswamy S., Nair S. V., Koyakutty M. ,Multifunctional Calcium Phosphate Nano - Contrast Agent for Combined Nuclear, Magnetic and Near - Infrared in Vivo Imaging, Biomaterials. 2013;34(29):7143-57(IF-1.7)

  • C. M. Girish, Abhilash S., G. S. Gowd, Shantikumar Nair, Manzoor K., Confocal Raman Imaging Study Showing Macrophage Mediated Biodegradation of Graphene in Vivo, Advanced Healthcare Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201200489

  • Krishnakumar N. Menon, Adhwyth Haridasan, Tessy Xavier, Rameshwari Kundargi and Sreepriya Nair, Neuroproteomics: Are We Biased in Our Representation of Molecular Targets Associated with Specific Domains? Implications in Biomarker Discovery, Current Proteomics, 2013, 10, 56-66(IF-0.828)

  • Sukhithasri V., Nisha N., Biswas L., Anil Kumar V., Biswas R., Innate Immune Recognition of Microbial Cell Wall Components and Microbial Strategies to Evade such Recognitions, Microbiol Res. 2013 Aug 25; 168(7):396-406(IF-1.993)

  • K. S. Snima, K. V. Sreelakshmi, G. Renu, Shantikumar V. Nair, K. R. V. Subramanian, and Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan, Development of Activated Carbon - Ceria Nanocomposite Materials for Prostate Cancer Therapy, Advanced Science, Engineering and Medicine 11, 1–5, (2013) .

  • Devika Nandan, P. Reshmi, Saji Uthaman, K. S. Snima, A. K. K. Unni, C. Ravindranath Kamath, Shanti V. Nair, and Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan, Therapeutic Properties of Boswellic Acid Nanoparticles in Prostate Tumor – Bearing BALB/c Mice Model, Journal of Nanopharmaceutics and Drug Delivery (2013) 1, 1–8

  • Sarika Chandran, Praveen G., Snima K. S., Shantikumar V. Nair, Pavithran K., Krishnaprasad Chennazhi and Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan, Potential Use of Drug Loaded Nano Composite Pectin Scaffolds for the Treatment of Ovarian Cancer, Current Drug Delivery (2013)

  • K. S. Snima, P. Arunkumar, Shantikumar V. Nair, R. Jayakumar and Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan, Silymarin Encapsulated PLGA Nanoparticles: A Prospective Candidate for Prostate Cancer Therapy, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology (2013) (Impact factor 5.256) (In Press)

  • Guin A., Chatterjee Adhikari M., Chakraborty S., Sinhamahapatra P., Ghosh A., Effects of Disease Modifying Anti - Rheumatic Drugs on Subclinical Atherosclerosis and Endothelial Dysfunction which has been Detected in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis: 1 - Year Follow - Up Study, Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2013 Aug; 43(1):48-54.(IF-3.806)

  • Kumar V. A., Steffy K., Chatterjee M., Sugumar M., Dinesh K. R., Manoharan A., Karim S., Biswas R, Detection of Oxacillin -
    Susceptible MecA - Positive Staphylococcus Aureus Isolates by Use of Chromogenic Medium MRSA ID
    , J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Jan; 51(1):318-9(IF-4.068)

  • Sreerekha P. R., Menon D., Nair S. V., Chennazhi K. P., Fabrication of Fibrin Based Electrospun Multiscale Composite Scaffold for Tissue Engineering Applications, J Biomed Nanotechnol. 2013 May; 9(5):790-800(IF-5.26)

  • P. R. Sreerekha, D. Menon, S. V. Nair, K. P. Chennazhi , Fabrication of Electrospun Poly (Lactide - co - Glycolide) – Fibrin Multiscale Scaffold for Myocardial Regeneration InVitro, Tissue Engineering Part A . 2013;19 (7-8), 849-859(IF-4.07)

  • P. Anjali, R. Ranjusha, A. M. Asha, R. Vani, Sujith Kalluri, K. R. V. Subramanian, N. Sivakumar, T. N. Kim, Shantikumar V. Nair, A. Balakrishnan, Chemical and Structural Stability of Porous Thin Film NiO Nanowire Based Electrodes for Supercapacitors, Chemical Engineering Journal, Volume 220, Pages 360-366,15 March 2013(IF-3.473)

  • Anjali P., Vani R., Sonia T. S., A. Sreekumaran Nair, Seeram Ramakrishna, Ranjusha R., K. R. V. Subramanian, Sivakumar N., C. Gopi Mohan, Shantikumar V. Nair, Avinash Balakrishnan, Cerium Doped NiO Nanoparticles: A Novel Electrode Material for High Performance Pseudocapacitor Applications (2013), Science of Advanced Materials, (Accepted, Article in Press)(IF-3.5)

  • Anjali P., Ranjusha R., A. Sreekumaran Nair, K. R. V. Subramanian, Sivakumar N., Shantikumar V. Nair, Avinash Balakrishnan, Camphoric Carbon Grafted Ni/NiO Nanowire Electrodes for High Performance Energy Storage Systems (2013), ChemplusChem, (Accepted, Article in Press)

  • Ranjusha R., Anjali P., A. Sreekumaran Nair, K. R. V. Subramanian, Sivakumar N., Shantikumar V. Nair, Avinash Balakrishnan, Fabrication and Performance Evaluation of Button Cell Supercapacitors Based on Carbonized MnO2 Nanowires Electrodes, RSc advances (Accepted, Article in Press)(IF-2.5)

  • Anjusree G. S., Asha A. M., K. R. V. Subramanian, Sivakumar N., Shantikumar V Nair*, A. Balakrishnan, Facile Synthesis of Ultra Fine TiO2 Nanofibers With Large Aspect Ratio and its Photoactivity, International Journal of Materials Research, 104, (6), 573-577, 2013(IF-0.691)

  • Namrata Nataraj, G. S. Anjusree, Asha A. M., P. Priyanka, Deepthi Sankar, N. Nisha, S. V. Lakshmi, R. Jayakumar, Vanish Balakrishnan, Raja Biwas, Synthesis and Anti-staphylococcal Activity of TiO2 Nanoparticles and Nanowires in ex vivo Porcine Skin Model, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology (accepted, article in press)(IF-5.256)

  • Benita, M. S. Soma, Ash A. M., P. Praveen, A. Balakrishnan, K. R. V. Subramanian, M. V. Reddy, Shantikumar V. Nair, A. Sreekumaran Nair, and N. Sivakumar, Electrospun α-Fe2O3 Nanostructures for Super Capacitor Applications, Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 2013, Advance Article(IF-5.97)

  • T. S. Sonia, N. Sivakumar, Sreekumar Nair, A. Balakrishnan, Shantikumar V. Nair, K. R. V. Subramanian, Thin Film Carbon – Sulphur Cathodes by Electrophoresis Deposition for a Prototype Lithium Sulphur Battery System (2013), Science of Advanced Materials, 5, 1–9(IF-3.308)

  • Sonia T. S., Mini P. A., Nandhini R., Sujith Kalluri, Vanish Balakrishnan, S. V. Nair and K. R. V. Subramanian, Composite Supercapacitor Electrodes made of Activated Carbon/PEDOT:PSS and Activated Carbon/doped PEDOT, Bulletin in Materials Science (Accepted, Article in Press)(IF-0.584)

  • C. M. Jithin, G. Praveen, K. P. Chennazhi, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair., Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles for Selective Induction of in Vitro Apoptosis Among Human Cancer Cell Lines, Journal of Experimental Nanoscience. 8(1) pp: 32-35. doi:10.1080/17458080.2011.557841(IF-0.875)

  • Sudheesh Kumar P. T.*, Mincy Raj*, Praveen G.*, Krishna Prasad Chennazhi, Shantikumar V. Nair, Jayakumar Rangasamy, In Vitro and In Vivo Evaluation of Micro-Porous Chitosan Hydrogel/Nano Fibrin Composite Bandage for Skin Tissue Regeneration (2013), Tissue Engineering - Part A 19 (3-4); pp: 380-392. doi:10.1089/ten.TEA.2012.0376. (*Equal first author contribution)(IF-4.07)

  • Ranjusha R., S. Ramakrishna, A. S. Nair, Anjali P., K. R. V. Subramanian, Sivakumar N., T. N. Kim, Shantikumar V. Nair, A. Balakrishnan, Conductive Blends of Camphoric Carbon Nano - Beads Anchored with MnO2 for High Performance Rechargeable Electrodes in Battery / Supercapacitor Applications, (2013), Scripta Materialia, 68,881–884(IF-2.821)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, Thejus Baby, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Paclitaxel Loaded Fibrinogen Coated CdTe/ZnTe Core Shell Nanoparticles for α5β1 - Integrins Targeted Simultaneous Imaging and Delivery to Breast Cancer Cells in Vitro, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 9, 1657-1671, 2013 (IF-5.256)

  • N. Ashwin Kumar*, N. Sanoj Rejinold*, P. Anjali, Vanish Balakrishnan, Raja Biswas & R. Jayakumar, Preparation of Chitin Nanogels Containing Nickel Nanoparticles, Carbohydrate Polymers, 97, 469-474, 2013 (IF 3.479) (* Equal authors)

  • Nishil Mohammed*, N. Sanoj Rejinold*, M. Sabitha*, Raja Biswas, Shantikumar V. Nair and R. Jayakumar, Fluconazole Loaded Chitin Nanogels as a Topical Ocular Drug Delivery Agent for Corneal Fungal Infections, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2013 (Article in press) (*Equal authors). (IF-5.256)

  • Maya, Lekshmi G. Kumar, Bruno Sarmento, N. Sanoj Rejinold, Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Cetuximab Conjugated O-carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles for Targeting EGFR Overexpressing Cancer Cells, Carbohydrate Polymers 93 (2013) 661-669. (IF-3.479)

  • S. Maya, Bruno Sarmento, Amrita Nair, N. Sanoj Rejnold, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Smart Stimuli Sensitive Nanogels in Cancer Drug Delivery and Imaging: A Review, Current Pharmaceutical Design 19 (2013), 000-000. (IF-3.311)

  • Deepa Narayanan, Anitha A., R. Jayakumar & K. P. Chennazhi, PTH 1-34 Loaded Thiolated Chitosan Nanoparticles for Osteoporosis: Oral Bioavailability and Anabolic Effect on Primary Osteoblast Cells, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, (2013) (Impact factor-5.256)

  • Annapoorna Mohandas, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, Lakshmi R. Lakshman, Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Biochemical Properties of Hemigraphis Alternata Incorporated Chitosan Hydrogel Scaffold, Carbohydrate Polymers,92, 2013,1561-1565 (IF: 3.479)

  • A. Anitha, Saji Uthaman, S. V. Nair, R. Jayakumar, Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan, Enhanced Delivery System of Flutamide Loaded Chitosan-dextran Sulphate Nanoparticles for Prostate Cancer, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology 9(2013) 335-347 (Impact factor: 5.256)

  • B. S. Anisha, Deepthi Sankar, Annapoorna Mohandas, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, R. Jayakumar Chitosan - Hyaluronan / Nano Chondroitin Sulfate Ternary Composite Sponges for Medical Use, Carbohydrate Polymers, 92, 2013, 1470-1476 (IF: 3.479)

  • B. S. Anisha, Raja Biswas, K. P. Chennazhi, R. Jayakumar, Chitosan - Hyaluronic Acid/Nano Silver Composite Sponges for Drug Resistant Bacteria Infected Diabetic Wounds, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2013, in press. (IF: 2.6)

  • S. Sowmya, Joel D. Bumgardener, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, R. Jayakumar, Role of Nanostructured Biopolymers and Bioceramics in Enamel, Dentin and Periodontal Tissue Regeneration, Progress in Polymer Science, 2013, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.progpolymsci.2013.05.005 (Impact Factor - 26.383)

  • Sowmya Srinivasan, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, Sreeja V. Nair, S. V. Nair, K. P. Chennazhi, R. Jayakumar, Antibacterial and Bioactive α - & β - Chitin Hydrogel / Nanobioactive Glass Ceramic / Nano Silver Composite Scaffolds for Periodontal Regeneration, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2013, 9, 1803-1816 (Impact Factor - 5.256)

  • K. T. Shalumon#, S. Sowmya#, D. Sathish, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, R. Jayakumar, Effect of Incorporation of Nanoscale Bioactive Glass and Hydroxyapatite in PCL/Chitosan Nanofibers for Bone and Periodontal Tissue Engineering, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2013, 9, 430-440 (Impact Factor - 5.256) (# indicates equal contribution)

  • Deepa Narayanan, Anitha A., Jayakumar R., Chennazhi , Krishna, In Vitro and in Vivo Evaluation of Osteoporosis Therapeutic Peptides PTH 1-34 Loaded PEGylated Chitosan Nanoparticles, Molecular Pharmaceuticals, 2013. ID: mp-2013-00184v.R1 (Impact Factor-4.57)

  • Narayanan D., Gopikrishna J., Nair S. & Menon D., Proteins and Carbohydrates as Polymeric Nanodrug Delivery Systems: Formulation, Properties, and Toxicological Evaluation, Advances in Polymer Science (2013)

  • Mini P. A., Shanti V. Nair, Subramanian K. R. V., Design and Development of an Integrated Device Consisting of an Independent Solar Cell with Electrical Storage Capacity, Progress in Photovoltaics, Vol. 21 (Issue 5), Pp. 1153 – 1157, August 2013. (Article first published on MAY, 2012).
  • Daniela Karlsson, Adyary Fallarero, Gerda Brunhofer, Claudia Mayer, Ohm Prakash, C Gopi Mohan, Pia Vuorela, Thomas Erker, The exploration of thienothiazines as selective butyrylcholinesterase inhibitors, Eur. J. Pharm. Sci., Vol. 47, p(190-205), 2012.

  • Gerda B, Adyary F, Daniela K, Ana Batista-G, Pravin S, C Gopi Mohan, Pia Vuorela, Exploration of natural compounds as sources of new bifunctional scaffolds targeting cholinesterases and beta amyloid aggregation: The case of chelerythrine, Bioorg. Med. Chem., Vol. 20, p(6669-6679), 2012.

  • Chatterjee Adhikari M., Guin A., Chakraborty S., Sinhamahapatra P., Ghosh A., Subclinical Atherosclerosis and Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients with early Rheumatoid Arthritis as Evidenced by Measurement of Carotid Intima-media Thickness and Flow-Mediated Vasodilatation: an Observational Study, Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Apr; 41(5):669-75(IF-3.086).

  • Parwathy Chandran, Neha Gupta, Archana PR, Giridharan LM, Pavithran Keechilat, Shantikumar Nair, Manzoor Koyakutty, Simultaneous Inhibition of Aberrant Cancer Kinome Using Rationally Designed Polymer-Protein Core-Shell Nanomedicine, Nanomedicine 2013. doi:pii: S1549-9634(13)00185-8. 10.1016/j.nano.2013.04.012(IF-5.26).

  • R. Jayakumar, C. Ramya, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, K. S. Snima, Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan & Shantikumar V. Nair, In Vitro Anti - Cancerous and Anti-Microbial Activity of Propolis Nanoparticles, Journal of Nanopharmaceutics and Drug Delivery (2012) 1: 1-7.

  • Mohan C. C., Sreerekha P. R., Divyarani V. V., Nair S. V., Chennazhi K. P. , Menon D., Influence of Titania Nanotopography on Human Vascular Cell Functionality and its Proliferation in Vitro, J Mater Chem 2012;22:1326-1340(IF-5.97).

  • S. Soumya, K. M. Sajesh, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair, K. P. Chennazhi, Development of a Phytochemical Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering, Carbohydrate Polymers, 2012, 87, 1787–1795. (Impact factor: 3.479).

  • Narayanan S., Sathy B. N., Mony U., Koyakutty M., Nair S. V., Menon D., Biocompatible Magnetite/gold Nanohybrid Contrast Agents via Green Chemistry for MRI and CT Bioimaging, ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2012 Jan; 4(1):251-60(IF-5.008).

  • Sujith Kalluri, Asha A. M., Anjali P., Sivakumar N., K. R. V. Subramanian, Shantikumar V. Nair, Avinash Balakrishnan, Fabrication of Highly Porous Conducting PANI-C Composite Fiber Mats via Electrospinning, Materials Letters, 67: 376 - 378, 2012.

  • A. M. Asha, K. Sujith, Daya K. Chacko, A. Sreekumaran Nair, N. Sivakumar, K. R. V. Subramanian, A. Balakrishnan, Shantikumar V. Nair, Electrical and Optical Properties of Electrospun TiO2-Graphene Composite Nanofibers and Its Application as DSSC Photo-Anodes, RSC Advances, 2,13032–13037, 2012(IF-2.5).

  • K. Sujith, A. M. Asha, Arun B. P., P. Anjali, A. Sreekumaran Nair, N. Sivakumar, K. R. V. Subramanian, A. Balakrishnan, Shantikumar V. Nair, Electrical Properties of Electrospun Polyaniline - Carbon Black Composite Nanofibers, Science of Advanced Materials Vol. 4, pp. 1–6, 2012(IF-3.308).

  • Praveen G. et al. (2012), Blood Protein Ferries Drug - Research Highlight, Archive-Chemistry. Nature India. 34(3), doi:10.1038/nindia.2012.34

  • Ranjusha R., A. S. Nair, S. Ramakrishna, Anjali P., Sujith K., K. R. V. Subramanian, Sivakumar N., T. N. Kim, Shantikumar V. Nair, A. Balakrishnan, Ultra Fine MnO2 Nanowire Based High Performance Thin Film Rechargeable Electrodes†: Effect of Surface Morphology, Electrolytes and Concentrations (2012), J. Mater. Chem., 22, 20465(IF-5.97).

  • Sowmya Srinivasan, R. Jayasree, K.P. Chennazhi, S.V. Nair, R. Jayakumar, Biocompatible Alginate/Nano Bioactive Glass Ceramic Composite Scaffolds for Periodontal Tissue Regeneration, Carbohydrate Polymers, 2012, 87, 274-283 (Impact Factor - 3.479).

  • Deepthi Sankar, Krishna Prasad Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar Fabrication of Chitin/poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) Hydrogel Scaffold, Carbohydrate polymers, 90(1), 2012,725-729. (IF -3.6)

  • Sudheesh Kumar P. T., Vinoth-Kumar Lakshmanan, Raja Biswas, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar,Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Chitin Hydrogel/nano ZnO Composite Bandage as Antibacterial Wound Dressing, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 8(6), 2012, 891-900. (IF- 4.2)

  • Sudheesh Kumar P. T., Raj N. M., Praveen G., Krishna Prasad Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, In Vitro and In Vivo Evaluation of Microporous Chitosan Hydrogel/Nanofibrin Composite Bandage for Skin Tissue Regeneration, Tissue Engineering A, 2012, DOI:10.1089/ten.tea.2012.0376.(IF-4.02)

  • Sudheesh Kumar P. T., Vinoth-Kumar Lakshmanan, Anilkumar T. V., Ramya C., Reshmi P., Unnikrishnan A. G., S. V. Nair & Jayakumar R. Flexible and Microporous Chitosan Hydrogel/nano ZnO Composite Bandages for Wound Dressing: in Vitro and in Vivo Evaluation, Applied Materials & Interfaces, 4(5), 2012, 2618-2629. (IF-4.5)

  • P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, Vinoth-Kumar Lakshmanan, Mincy Raj, Raja Biswas, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Evaluation of Wound Healing Potential of Chitin 5 Hydrogel/Nano Zinc Oxide Composite Bandage, Pharmaceutical Research, 2012, DOI 10.1007/s11095-012-0898-y. (IF: 4.09)

  • Pitt Supaphol, Orawan Suwantong, Pakakrong Sangsanoh, Sowmya Srinivasan, R. Jayakumar, & S. V. Nair, Electrospinning of Biocompatible Polymers and Their Potentials in Biomedical Applications, Advances in Polymer Sciences, 246, 2012, 213 240. (IF-3.89)

  • Annapoorna Mohandas, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, Lakshmi R. Lakshman, Vinoth-Kumar Lakshmanan, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Biochemical Properties of Hemigraphis Alternata Incorporated Chitosan Hydrogel Scaffold, Carbohydrate polymers, 2012, DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2012.10.016 (IF: 3.6)

  • Anusha Ashokan, Parwathy Chandran, Aparna R. Sadanandan, Chaitanya K. Koduri, Archana P. Retnakumari, Deepthy Menon, Shantikumar Nair & Manzoor K., Development and Haematotoxicological Evaluation of Doped Hydroxyapatite Based Multimodal Nanocontrast Agent for Near-infrared, Magnetic Resonance and X-ray Contrast Imaging, Nanotoxicology, 6(6) , 2012, Pages 652-666, (IF: 5.7)

  • V. V. Divya Rani, Vinoth Lakshmanan, K. Manzoor, Deepthy Menon & Shantikumar V. Nair, Osteintegration of Titanium Implant is Sensitive to Specific Nanostructure Morphology, Acta Biomaterialia, 2012. 8(5), 2012, 1976-89 (I F: 4.8)

  • Archana P. Retnakumari, Prasanna Lakshmi Hanumanthu, Giridharan L. Malarvizhi, Raghuveer Prabhu, Neeraj Sidharthan, Madhavan V. Thampi, Deepthy Menon, Ullas Mony, Krishnakumar Menon, Pavithran Keechilat, Shantikumar Nair & Manzoor K., Rationally Designed Aberrant Kinase-Targeted Endogenous Protein Nanomedicine Against Oncogene Mutated/Amplified Refractory Chronic Myeloid Leukemia, Molecular Pharmaceutics, 2012, DOI: 10.1021/mp300172e (IF-4.7)

  • E.J. Levorson, P.R. Sreerekha, K.P. Chennazhi, F.K. Kasper, S.V. Nair, and A.G. Mikos, Fabrication and Characterization of Multiscale Electrospun Scaffolds for Cartilage Regeneration, 2012, Biomed. Mater., in press, (I.F-2.467)

  • V.V. Divya Rani, Lakshmanan Vinoth-Kumar, V.C. Anitha, Koyakutty Manzoor, Menon Deepthy, V. Nair Shantikumar, Osteointegration of Titanium Implant is Sensitive to Specific Nanostructure Morphology, Acta Biomaterialia, 2012, in press, (I.F – 4.822)

  • Veerasikku Gopal Deepagan, Bruno Sarmento, Deepthy Menon, Ana Nascimento, Aswathy Jayasree, Maya Sreeranganathan, Manzoor Koyakutty, Shantikumar V. Nair, Jayakumar Rangasamy, In vitro Targeted Imaging and Delivery of Camptothecin Using Cetuximab-Conjugated Multifunctional PLGA-ZnS Nanoparticles, Nanomedicine, 2012, in press, (I.F – 3.130)

  • Praveen G., Sreerekha P. R., Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair, & Krishna Prasad Chennazhi Fibrin Nanoconstructs: Novel Processing Method and Their Use as Drug Delivery Agents, Nanotechnology. 23, 2012, 095102 (11pp). (I F: 4.78)

  • C. M. Jithin, G. Praveen, K. P. Chennazhi, R. Jayakumar & S. V. Nair, Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles for Selective Induction of in Vitro Apoptosis Among Human Cancer Cell Lines, Journal of Experimental Nanoscience,7(3),2012,pp:1-14. (I F: 1.01)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, Krishna Prasad Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Thermo-responsive Chitosan-graft-poly (N-isopropyl acrylamide) Co-polymeric Nanoparticles for 5-Fluorouracil Delivery to Breast Cancer Cells in Vitro, Journal of Nanopharmaceutics and Drug Delivery, 1, 1-12

  • R. Jayakumar, Amrita Nair, N. Sanoj Rejinold, S. Maya, S. V. Nair, Doxorubicin-loaded pH-responsive Chitin Nanogels for Drug Delivery to Cancer Cells, Carbohydrate Polymers, 2012, in press, (I.F – 3.463)

  • Sabitha Mangalathillam, N. Sanoj Rejinold, Amrita Nair, Vinoth-Kumar Lakshmanan, Shantikumar V. Nair and Rangasamy Jayakumar, Curcumin Loaded Chitin Nanogels for Skin Cancer Treatment via the Transdermal Route, Nanoscale, 2012, in press, (I.F – 5.914)

  • K. C. Kavya, Rachna Dixit, R. Jayakumar, Shantikumar V. Nair, and Krishna Prasad Chennazhi, Synthesis and Characterization of Chitosan/Chondroitin Sulfate/Nano-SiO2 Composite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2012, in press, (I.F-2.626)

  • A. Anitha, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, and R. Jayakumar, 5-Flourouracil Loaded N,O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles as an Anticancer Nanomedicine for Breast Cancer, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2012, in press, (I.F-2.626)

  • Deepa Narayanan, A. Anitha, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair, and K. P. Chennazhi, Synthesis, Characterization and Preliminary In Vitro Evaluation of PTH 1-34 Loaded Chitosan Nanoparticles for Osteoporosis, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2012, in press, (I.F-2.626)

  • S. Maya, S. Indulekha, V. Sukhithasree, K.T. Smitha, Shantikumar V. Nair, R. Jayakumar, Raja Biswas, Efficacy of Tetracycline
    Encapsulated O-carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles Against Intracellular Infections of Staphylococcus Aureus
    , International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2012, in press, (I.F – 2.661)

  • S. Soumya, P. R. Sreerekha, Deepthy Menon, Shantikumar V. Nair and Krishna Prasad Chennazhi, Generation of a Biomimetic 3D Microporous Nano-Fibrous Scaffold on Titanium Surfaces for Better Osteointegration of Orthopedic Implants, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2012, in press, (I.F – 5.97)

  • Ganesh Nitya, Greeshma T. Nair, Ullas Mony, Krishna Prasad Chennazhi & Shantikumar V. Nair, In Vitro Evaluation of Electrospun PCL/nanoclay Composite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 2012, in press, (I.F-2.325

  • G. Renu, V. V. Divya Rani, S. V. Nair, K. R. V. Subramanian, and Vinoth kumar Lakshmanan, Development of Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles and Its Cytotoxicity in Prostate Cancer Cells, Advanced Science Letters, 2012, in press, (I. F – 1.253)

  • K. S. Snima, R. Jayakumara, A. G. Unnikrishnanb, Shantikumar V. Nair, Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan, O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles for Metformin Delivery to Pancreatic Cancer Cells, Carbohydrate Polymers, 2012, in press, (I.F - 3.463)

  • Saji Uthaman, Snima K. S. , Annapoorna M., Ravindranath K. C., Shanti V. N., Vinoth Kumar Lakshmanan, Novel Boswellic Acids Nanoparticles Induces Cell Death in Prostate Cancer Cells, Journal of Natural Products, 2012, 5:100-108, (I.F-3.128)

  • Abhilash Sasidharan , Leela S. Panchakarla , Aparna R. Sadanandan ,Anusha Ashokan , Parwathy Chandran , Chundayil Madathil Girish, Deepthy Menon, Shantikumar V. Nair , C. N. R. Rao , and Manzoor Koyakutty, Hemocompatibility and Macrophage Response of Pristine and Functionalized Graphene, Small, 2012, in press, (I.F-7.333)

  • Sowmya Srinivasan, R. Jayakumar, K. P. Chennazhi, Erica J. Levorson, Antonios G. Mikos, S. V. Nair, Multiscale Fibrous Scaffolds in Regenerative Medicine, Advances in Polymer Science, 2012, in press. (IF-6.723)

  • R. Jayakumar, M. Prabaharan, K. T. Shalumon, K. P. Chennazhi & S. V. Nair, Biomedical Applications of Polymer/Silver Composite Nanofibers, Advances in Polymer Science, 2012, in press. (IF-6.723)

  • A. Anitha, S. Maya, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Curcumin Loaded N, O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles for Cancer Drug Delivery, Journal of Biomaterials Science-Polymer Edition, 2012, DOI:10.1163/092050611X581534. (IF-1.691)

  • A. Anitha, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, 5-Flourouracil Loaded N, O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles as an Anticancer Nanomedicine for Breast Cancer , Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 8, 29 - 42, 2012, (IF-4.216)

  • K. C. Kavya, Rachana Dixit, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair & K. P. Chennazhi, Synthesis and Characterization of Chitosan/Chondroitin Sulfate/nSiO2 Composite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 8, 149 - 160, 2012. (IF-4.216)

  • S. Sowmya, R. Jayasree, K.P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Biocompatible Alginate/Nano Bioactive Glass Ceramic Composite Scaffolds for Periodontal Tissue Regeneration, Carbohydrate Polymers, 87, 274 - 283, 2012. (IF-3.628)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, Amrita Nair, M. Sabitha, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, S.V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Synthesis, Characterization and in Vitro Cytocompatibility Studies of Chitin Nanogels for Biomedical Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 87, 943 - 949, 2012. (IF-3.628)

  • K. T. Shalumon, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, K. Kawahara, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, The Role of Scale of Scaffold Structure on Cell Infiltration and Distribution in Tissue Engineering Scaffolds-A Study Using Electrospun Multiscale Porous Poly (Lactic Acid) Fibers, IET Nanobiotechnology, 6, 16 – 25, 2012. (IF-1.857)

  • M. S. Sumitha, K. T. Shalumon, Sreeja V. Nair, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair & Deepthy Menon, Biocompatible and Antibacterial Nanofibrous Poly(e-caprolactone)-Nanosilver Composite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part-A: Pure and Applied Chemistry, 49, 131 – 138, 2012. (IF-0.816)

  • S. Soumya, K.M. Sajesh, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair & K. P. Chennazhi, Development of a Phytochemical Scaffold for Bone Tissue engineering using Cissus quadrangularis Extract, Carbohydrate Polymers, 87, 1787 – 1795, 2012. (IF-3.628)

  • R. Jayakumar, Amrita Nair, N. Sanoj Rejinold, S. Maya & S. V. Nair, Doxorubicin Loaded pH Responsive Chitin Nanogels for Drug Delivery to Cancer Cells, Carbohydrate Polymers, 87, 2352 – 2356, 2012. (IF-3.628)

  • K. T. Shalumon, D. Sathish, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Fabrication of Electrospun Aligned Poly(Lactic acid)-Chitosan Nanofibers by Novel Parallel Blade Method for Skin Tissue Engineering, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 8, 405 – 416, 2012. (IF-4.216)

  • M. Prabaharan, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Electrospun Nanofibrous Scaffold-Current Status and Prospectus in Drug Delivery, Advances in Polymer Science, 246, 241 – 262, 2012. (IF-6.723)

  • P. Supaphol, O. Suwantong, P. Sansanoh, S. Sowmya, R. Jayakumar & S. V. Nair, Electrospinning of Biocompatible Polymers and their Potential in Biomedical Applications, Advances in Polymer Science, 246, 213 – 240, 2012. (IF-6.723)

  • N. Deepa, A. Anitha, R. Jayakumar, S.V. Nair & K.P. Chennazhi, Synthesis, Characterization and Preliminary in vitro Evaluation of PTH 1-34 Loaded Chitosan Nanoparticles for Osteoporosis, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2012, in press. (IF-2.626)

  • Parvathy S., Ranjusha R., Sujith K., K. R. V. Subramanian, N. Sivakumar, Shantikumar V. Nair, and Avinash Balakrishnan , Cycling Performance of Nanocrystalline LiMn2O4 Thin Films via Electrophoresis, J Nanomater, 2012 (Accepted, Article in Press), (IF-1.376)

  • Asha Anish Madhavan, Sujith Kalluri, Anjali Paravannoor, Sivakumar Nagarajan, Kavasseri R. V. Subramanian, Shantikumar Nair and Avinash Balakrishnan, Effect of Surface Nanomorphology and Interfacial Galvanic Coupling of PEDOT-Titanium Counter Electrodes on the Stability of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell, 2012, J Nanosci Nanotechnol (Accepted, Article in Press). (IF-1.44)

  • R. Ranjusha, R. Sreeja, P. A. Mini, K .R. V. Subramanian, Shantikumar V. Nair and A. Balakrishnan, Electrical and Optical Characteristics of Surface Treated ZnO Nanotubes, Mater Res Bull, 2012, (Accepted, Article in Press). (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.materresbull.2012.04.034), (IF-1.577)

  • Asha Anish Madhavan, Gopika Gopa Kumar, Sujith Kalluri, John Joseph, Sivakumar Nagarajan, Shantikumar Nair, Kavasseri R. V. Subramanian and Avinash Balakrishnan , Effect of Embedded Plasmonic Au Nanoparticles on Photocatalysis of Electrospun TiO2 Nanofibers, J Nanosci Nanotechnol, 2012, (Accepted, Article in Press), (IF-1.44)

  • P. A. Mini, Alex Sherine, K. T. Shalumon, Avinash Balakrishnan, S. V. Nair and K. R. V. Subramanian, Current Voltage Analysis and Band Diagram of Ti/TiO2 Nanotubes Schottky Junction, Appl Phys A-Mater, 2012, (Accepted, Article in Press) (10.1007/s00339-012-6898-2), (IF-1.630)

  • Shantikumar V. Nair, A. Balakrishnan, Subramanian K. R. V., Anu A. M., Asha A. M., Deepika B., Effect of TiO2 Nanotube Length and Lateral Tubular Spacing on Photovoltaic Properties of Back Illuminated Dye Sensitized Solar Cell, Bulletin of Materials Science, Vol. 35 (Issue 4), Pp. 489 - 493, 2012.

  • Sujith Kalluri, Arun B. P., Asha A. M., Vani R., Anjali P., Sivakumar N., K. R V. Subramanian, Shantikumar V. Nair and Avinash Balakrishnan, Electrical Properties of Electrospun Polyaniline-Carbon Black Composite Nanofibers, Science of Advanced Materials, 2012, (Accepted, Article in Press), (IF-3.513)

  • Menon D., Gopikrishna J. & Narayanan D., Nanoparticles as Drug Delivery Vehicles for the Therapy of Inflammatory Disorders, Hand book of Immunological Properties of Engineered Nanomaterials (2012)

  • Ranjith Ramachandran, Manzoor Koyakutty, Shantikumar Nair, The Art, Method, Manner, Process and System of Fibrous Biodegradable Polymeric Wafers for the Local Delivery of Therapeutic Agents in Combinations, No: 643/CHE/2012 A
  • Archana Retnakumari, Jasusri Jayasimhan, Parwathy Chandran, Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair, Ullas Mony, Manzoor K., CD33 Monoclonal Antibody Conjugated Au Cluster Nano-bioprobe for Targeted Flow-cytometric Detection of Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, Nanotechnology, 22 (28), 2011, 285102 (I F: 4.78)

  • S. Abhilash, L. S. Panchakarla, C. Parwathy, Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair, C. N. R. Rao & K. Manzoor, Differential Nano-bio Iinteractions and Toxicity Effects of Pristine Versus Functionalized Graphene , Nanoscale, 2011, 3, 2461. (IF- 4.11)

  • M. Sabitha, N. Sanoj Rejinold, Amrita Nair, Vinoth-Kumar Lakshmanan, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Curcumin Loaded Chitin Nanogels for Skin Cancer Treatment via Transdermal Route, Nanoscale, 2011, in press-DOI:10.1039/C1NR11271F. (IF-4.11)

  • Deepthy Menon, Reny Thankom Thomas, Sreeja Narayanan, S. Maya, R. Jayakumar, Firasat Hussain, Vinoth-Kumar Lakshmanan & S. V. Nair, A Novel Chitosan/Polyoxometalate Nano-complex for Anti-Cancer Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 84, 2011, 887-893. (IF-3.463)

  • Sreerekha P. R., Krishna Prasad Chennazhi, Shantikumar V. Nair, Deepthy Menon & Afeesh R., A Novel Method for the Fabrication of Fibrin-Based Electrospun Nanofibrous Scaffold for Tissue-Engineering Applications , Tissue Engineering-C, 17, 2011 (DOI: 10.1089/ten.tec.2010.0734). (IF-4. 636)

  • Vinoth-Kumar Lakshmanan, K. S. Snima, Joel D. Bumgardner, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Chitosan-Based Nanoparticles in Cancer Therapy, Advances in Polymer Science, 243, 2011, 55-91. (IF-6.723)

  • Sreepriya Nair, Tessy Xavier, Sharmistha Saha, M. K. Satheesh Kumar & Krishnakumar Menon, Exploitation of Detergent Thermodynamics in the Direct Solubilization of Myelin Membrane Proteins for Two-dimensional Gel Electrophoresis for Proteomic Analysis , Electrophoresis , 2011, in press. (IF 3.56).

  • Parvathi Varma, Kavitha R. Dinesh, Krishna Kumar Menon & Raja Biswas, Role of Probiotic Lactobacillus Plantarum in Inhibiting the Growth and Adhesion of Enteric and Food Borne Pathogens , Journal of Food Science, 10, 2010, 1750-3841. (IF 2.6)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Multifunctional Chitin Nanogels for Simultaneous Drug Delivery, Bioimaging and Biosensing, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 3, 2011, 3654-3665. (IF-2.925)

  • A. Anusha, C. Parwathy, R. S. Aparna, K. K. Chaitanya, P. R. Archana, Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair & K. Manzoor, Development and Haematotoxicological Evaluation of Doped Hydroxyapatite Based Multimodal Nanocontrast Agent for Near-infrared, Magnetic Resonance and X-ray Contrast Imaging , Nanotoxicology, 2011, (IF-3.880)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, K.P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Biodegradable and Thermo-sensitive Chitosan-g-Poly(N-Vinyl Caprolactam) Nanoparticles as a 5-Fluorouracil Carrier, Carbohydrate Polymers, 83, 2011, 776-786. (IF-3.463)

  • S. Abhilash, C. Parwathy, Deepthy Menon, R. Sreerekha, S. V. Nair & K. Manzoor, Rapid Dissolution of ZnO Nanocrystals in Acidic Cancer Microenvironment Leading to Preferential Apoptosis, Nanoscale, 2011, 3, 3657-3669. (IF- 4.11)

  • V. G. Deepagan, B. Sarmento, D. Menon, A. Nascimento, J. Aswathy, S. Maya, K. Manzoor, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, In vitro Targeted Imaging and Delivery of Camptothecin Using Cetuximab Conjugated Multifunctional PLGA-ZnS Nanoparticles, Future Nanomedicine, 2011, in press.(IF-6.202)

  • A. Anitha, N. Deepa, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Development of Mucoadhesive Thiolated Chitosan Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 83, 2011, 66-73. (IF-3.463)

  • V. V. Divya Rani, Roshini Ramachandran, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Alginate/Nano TiO2 Needles Composite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 83, 2011, 858-864. (IF-3.463)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, M. Muthunarayanan, K. Muthuchelian, K.P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Saponin-loaded Chitosan Nanoparticles and their Cytotoxicity to Cancer Cell Lines in Vitro, Carbohydrate Polymers, 84, 2011, 407-416. (IF-3.463)

  • R. Archana, J. Jasusri, C. Parwathy, Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair, M. Ullas & K. Manzoor, CD33 Monoclonal Antibody Conjugated Au Cluster Nano-bioprobe for Targeted Flow-cytometric Detection of Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, Nanotechnology, 22, 2011, 285102, 11pp. (IF- 3.644)

  • A. Anitha, V. G. Deepagan, V. V. Divya Rani, Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Preparation, Characterization, in vitro Drug Release and Biological Studies of Curcumin Loaded Dextran Sulfate-Chitosan Nanoparticles, Carbohydrate Polymers, 84, 2011, 1158-1164. (IF-3.463)

  • J. Aswathy, S. Jahnavi, R. Krishna, K. Manzoor, Shantikumar Nair & Deepthy Menon, Targeted Labeling of Cancer Cells Using Biotin Tagged Avidin Functionalized Biocompatible Fluorescent Nanocrystals, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 11, 2011, 1-11. (IF-1.351)

  • A. Anitha, S. Maya, N. Deepa, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Efficient Water Soluble O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanocarrier for the Delivery of Curcumin to Cancer Cells , Carbohydrate Polymers, 83, 2011, 452-461. (IF-3.463)

  • P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, S. Sowmya, K. L. Vinoth, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair, & R. Jayakumar, ß-Chitin Hydrogel/Nano Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers , 85, 2011, 584-591. (IF-3.463)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, M. Muthunarayanan, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, 5-Fluorouracil Loaded Fibrinogen Nanoparticles for Cancer Drug Delivery, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 48, 2011, 98-105. (IF-2.502)

  • K. T. Shalumon, K. H. Anulekha, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Bioactivity and Cell Attachment Studies of Chitosan/Poly(Caprolactone) Nanofibrous Scaffold for Bone and Skin Tissue Engineering, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 48, 2011, 571-576. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-2.502)

  • R. Jayakumar, Roshini Ramachandran, V. V. Divya Rani, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura & S. V. Nair, Fabrication of Chitin-Chitosan/nano TiO2-Composite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 48, 2011, 336-344. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-2.502)

  • P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, S. Sowmya, K. L. Vinoth, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair, & R. Jayakumar, Synthesis, Characterization and Cytocompatibility Studies of a-Chitin Hydrogel/Nano Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffolds, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 49, 2011, 20-31. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-2.502)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, P.R. Sreerekha, K.P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Biocompatible, Biodegradable and Thermo-sensitive Chitosan-g-Poly (N-Isopropylacrylamide) Nanocarrier for Curcumin Drug Delivery, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 49, 2011, 161-172. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-2.502)

  • K. T. Shalumon, K. H. Anulekha, Sreeja V. Nair, S. V. Nair, K. P. Chennazhi & R. Jayakumar, Sodium Alginate/Poly(Vinyl Alcohol)/Nano ZnO Composite Nanofibers for Antibacterial Wound Dressings, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 49, 2011, 247-254. (IF-2.502)

  • R. Jayakumar, Roshini Ramachandran, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, V. V. Divya Rani, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura & S. V. Nair, Fabrication of Chitin-Chitosan/Nano ZrO2-Composite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 49, 2011, 274-280. (IF-2.502)

  • K. T. Shalumon, N. S. Binulal, Deepthy Menon, K. Manzoor, R. Jayakumar & S. V. Nair, Preparation, Characterization and Cell attachment Studies of Electrospun Multiscale Poly(Caprolactone) Fibrous Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Journal of Macromolecular Science, Pure and Applied Chemistry, A48, 2011, 1-10. (IF-0.816)

  • S. Sowmya, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Biocompatible ß-chitin Hydrogel/Nanobioactive Glass Ceramic Nanocomposite Scaffolds for Periodontal Bone Regeneration, Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, 25, 2011, 1-11.

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, M. Muthunarayanan, K.P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Curcumin Loaded Fibrinogen Nanoparticles for Cancer Drug Delivery, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 7, 2011, 521-534. (IF-2.626)

  • K. T. Shalumon, P. R. Sreerekha, D. Sathish, H. Tamura, S.V. Nair, K. P. Chennazhi & R. Jayakumar, Hierarchically Designed Electrospun Tubular Scaffolds for Cardiovascular Applications, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 7, 2011, 609-620. (IF-2.626)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, M. Muthunarayanan, V. V. Divya Rani, P.R. Sreerekha, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Curcumin Loaded Biocompatible Thermo-responsive Polymeric Nanoparticles for Cancer Drug Delivery, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 360, 2011, 39-51. (IF-3.066)

  • H. Tamura, T. Furuike, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Biomedical Applications of Chitin Hydrogel Membranes and Scaffolds, Carbohydrate Polymers<, 84, 2011, 820-824. (IF-3.463)

  • R. Jayakumar, M. Prabaharan, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, S. V. Nair & H. Tamura, Biomaterials Based on Chitin and Chitosan in Wound Dressing Applications , Biotechnology Advances, 29, 2011, 322-337. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles] (IF-7.6)

  • R. Jayakumar, K. P. Chennazhi, S. Sowmya, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Chitin Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 12, 2011, 1876-1887. (IF-2.279)

  • M. Prabaharan & R. Jayakumar, Polymeric Bio-nanocomposites as Promising Materials for Controlled Drug Delivery, Advances in Polymer Science, 244, 2011, 1-18. (IF-6.723)

  • R. Jayakumar, M. Prabaharan, T. Furuike, S. V. Nair & H. Tamura, Novel Chitin and Chitosan Materials in Wound Dressing, Biomedical Engineering, Trends in Materials Science, Editor: Anthony N. Laskovski, ISBN: 978-953-307-513-6, INTECH, Austria, 2011, pp. 1-24. [Invited Review Book Chapter]

  • C. Parwathy, S. Abhilash, A. Anusha, Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair & K. Manzoor, Highly Biocompatible TiO2:Gd3+ Nano-contrast Agent with Enhanced Longitudinal Relaxivity for Targeted Cancer Imaging , Nanoscale, 2011. (IF- 4.11)

  • Aswathy Jayasree, Sajith Sasidharan, Manzoor Koyakutty, Shantikumar Nair & Deepthy Menon, Mannosylated Chitosan-Zinc Sulphide Nanocrystals as Fluorescent Bioprobes for Targeted Cancer Imaging, Carbohydrate Polymers, 85, 2011, 37-43. (IF-3.463)

  • Krishnakumar N. Menon, David L. Steer, Martin Short, Steven Petratos, Ian Smith & Claude C. A. Bernard, A Novel Unbiased Proteomic Approach to Detect the Reactivity of Cerebrospinal Fluid in Neurological Diseases, Molecular and Cellular Proteomics, 10, 2011, M110.000042. (doi.10.1074/mcp.M110.000042) (IF 9.6)

  • Midhun Ben Thomas, K. T. Shalumon, K. Manzoor, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair & Deepthy Menon, Preparation of Budesonide Loaded Poly(Caprolactone) Nanobeads by Electrospraying for Controlled Drug Release , Journal of Biomaterials Science-Polymer Edition, 2011, in press. (IF-1.842)

  • A. Anitha, S. Maya, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Curcumin Loaded N, O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles for Cancer Drug Delivery, Journal of Biomaterials Science-Polymer Edition, 2011, in press. (IF-1.842)

  • Jithin C. Mohan, G. Praveen, K. P. Chennazhi, R. Jayakumar & S. V. Nair, Induction of in vitro Apoptosis by Gold Nanoparticles Functionalized with Sodium Citrate and Polyethylene Imine in Human Cancer Cell Lines, Journal of Experimental Nanoscience, 2011, in press. (IF-0.955)

  • A. Anitha, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, 5-Flourouracil Loaded N, O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles as an Anticancer Nanomedicine for Breast Cancer , Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2011, in press. (IF-2.626)

  • K. C. Kavya, Rachana Dixit, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair & K. P. Chennazhi, Synthesis and Characterization of Chitosan/Chondroitin Sulfate/nSiO2 Composite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2011, in press. (IF-2.626)

  • N. Deepa, A. Anitha, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair & K. P. Chennazhi, Synthesis, Characterization and Preliminary in Vitro Evaluation of PTH 1-34 Loaded Chitosan Nanoparticles for Osteoporosis , Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2011, in press. (IF-2.626)

  • S. Sowmya, R. Jayasree, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Biocompatible Alginate/Nano Bioactive Glass Ceramic Composite Scaffolds for Periodontal Tissue Regeneration, Carbohydrate Polymers , 2011, in press. (IF-3.463)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, Amrita Nair, M. Sabitha, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Synthesis, Characterization and in Vitro Cytocompatibility Studies of Chitin Nanogels for Biomedical Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers , 2011, in press. (IF-3.463)

  • K. T. Shalumon, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, K. Kawahara, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, The Role of Scale of Scaffold Structure on Cell Infiltration and Distribution in Tissue Engineering Scaffolds-A Study Using Electrospun Multiscale Porous Poly (Lactic Acid) Fibers, IET Nanobiotechnology, 2011, in press. (IF-1.867)

  • M. S. Sumitha, K. T. Shalumon, Sreeja V. Nair, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair & Deepthy Menon, Biocompatible and Antibacterial Nanofibrous Poly(e-caprolactone)-Nanosilver Composite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part-A: Pure and Applied Chemistry, 2011, in press. (IF-0.816)

  • S. Soumya, Sajesh, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair & K. P. Chennazhi, Development of a Phytochemical Scaffold for Bone Tissue engineering using Cissus quadrangularis Extract, Carbohydrate Polymers, 2011, in press. (IF-3.463)

  • R. Jayakumar, Amrita Nair, N. Sanoj Rejinold, S. Maya & S. V. Nair, Doxorubicin Loaded pH Responsive Chitin Nanogels for Drug Delivery to Cancer Cells, Carbohydrate Polymers, 2011, in press. (IF-3.463)

  • K. T. Shalumon, D. Sathish, K. P. Chennazhi, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Fabrication of Electrospun Aligned Poly(Lactic acid)-Chitosan Nanofibers by Novel Parallel Blade Method for Skin Tissue Engineering, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 2011, in press. (IF-2.626)

  • R. Jayakumar, M. Prabaharan, K. T. Shalumon, K. P. Chennazhi & S. V. Nair, Biomedical Applications of Polymer/Silver Composite Nanofibers, Advances in Polymer Science, 2011, in press. (IF-6.723)

  • M. Prabaharan, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Electrospun Nanofibrous Scaffold-Current Status and Prospectus in Drug Delivery, Advances in Polymer Science, 2011, in press. (IF-6.723)

  • P. Supaphol, O. Suwantong, P. Sansanoh, S. Sowmya, R. Jayakumar & S. V. Nair, Electrospinning of Biocompatible Polymers and their Potential in Biomedical Applications, Advances in Polymer Science, 2011, in press. (IF-6.723)

  • Sowmya Srinivasan, R. Jayakumar, K. P. Chennazhi, Erica J. Levorson, Antonios G. Mikos, S. V. Nair, Multiscale Fibrous Scaffolds in Regenerative Medicine, Advances in Polymer Science, 2011, in press. (IF-6.723)

  • Ranjusha R., Lekha P., Subramanian K. R. V., Shantikumar V. Nair, A. Balakrishnan, Photoanode Activity of ZnO Nanotube Based Dye Sensitized Solar Cells, Journal of Materials Science and Technology, Vol. 27(11), Pp. 961 - 966, 2011.

  • Mini P. A., A. Balakrishnan, S. V. Nair, K. R. V. Subramanian, Highly Supercapacitive Electrode Based on Polypyrole / Graphene Chemical Communications, Chemical Communications, 47, Pp. 5753 - 5755, 2011.
  • R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair, N. Selvamurugan, M. Prabaharan, S. Tokura & H. Tamura, Novel Carboxymethyl Derivatives of Chitin and Chitosan Materials and Their Biomedical Applications, Progress in Materials Science, 55, 2010, 675-709. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-16.579)

  • N. S. Binulal, M. Deepthy, N. Selvamurugan, K. T. Shalumon, S. Suja, U. Mony, R. Jayakumar & S. V. Nair, Role of Nano-and Micro-Fibrous Poly(caprolactone) Scaffolds on Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Attachment and Spreading for in vitro Bone Tissue Engineering-Response to Osteogenic Regulators, Tissue Engineering, 16, 2010, 393-404. (IF-4. 636)

  • A. Anusha, Deepthy Menon, S. V. Nair & K. Manzoor, A Molecular Receptor Targeted, Hydroxyapatite Nanocrystal Based Multi-modal Contrast Agent, Biomaterials, 31, 2010, 2606–2616. (IF-7.88)

  • Sreeja Narayanan, N. S. Binulal, Ullas Mony, Koyakutty Manzoor, Shantikumar Nair and Deepthy Menon, Folate Targeted Polymeric Green Nanotherapy for Cancer, Nanotechnology, 21, 2010, 285107 (13pp). (IF-3.644)

  • R. Jayakumar, Deepthy Menon, K. Manzoor, S. V. Nair & H. Tamura, Biomedical Applications of Chitin and Chitosan Based Nanomaterials-A Short Review, Carbohydrate Polymers, 82, 2010, 227-232. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-3.463)

  • R. Archana, S. Sonali, Deepthy Menon, R. Prasanth, M. Habeeb, T. Pradeep, S. V. Nair & K. Manzoor, Molecular-receptor-specific, Non-toxic, Near-infrared-emitting Au Cluster Protein Nanoconjugates for Targeted Cancer Imaging, Nanotechnology, 21, 2010, 055103, 12pp. (IF- 3.644)

  • Mathew Peter, N. S. Binulol, S. Soumya, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Nanocomposite Scaffolds of Bioactive Glass Ceramic Nanoparticles Disseminated Chitosan Matrix for Tissue Engineering Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 79, 2010, 284-289. (IF-3.463)

  • S. Sonali, Deepthy Menon, A. Adersh, S. V. Nair & K. Manzoor, Folate Receptor Targeted, Rare-earth Oxide Nanocrystals for Bi-modal Fluorescence and Magnetic Imaging of Cancer Cells, Biomaterials, 2010, 714-29. (IF-7.88)

  • T. Xavier, Sreepriya, T. S. Ganesan & K. N. Menon, A simple and Efficient Method for Processing of Cell Lysates for Two-dimensional Gel Electrophoresis, Electrophoresis. 31, 2010, 2429-2435. (IF 3.56)

  • K. T. Shalumon, K. H. Anulekha, C. M Girish, R. Prasanth, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Single Step Electrospinning of Chitosan/Poly(Caprolactone) Nanofibers Using Formic Acid/Acetone Solvent Mixture, Carbohydrate Polymers, 80, 2010, 414-420. (IF-3.463)

  • Ashish Dev, J. C. Mohan, V. Sreeja, H. Tamura, G. R. Patzke, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Novel Carboxymethyl Chitin Nanoparticles for Cancer Drug Delivery Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 79, 2010, 273-279. (IF-3.463)

  • Manjusha Elizabath Mathew, Jithin C. Mohan, K. Manzoor, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Folate Conjugated Carboxymethyl Chitosan-Manganese Doped Zinc Sulphide Nanoparticles for Targeted Drug Delivery and Imaging of Cancer Cells, Carbohydrate Polymers, 80, 2010, 443-449. (IF-3.463)

  • Mathew Peter, Nitya Ganesh, N. Selvamurugan, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Preparation and Characterization of Chitosan-Gelatin/Nano Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 80, 2010, 687-694. (IF-3.463)

  • P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, S. Abhilash, K. Manzoor, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Preparation and Characterization of Novel ß-Chitin/Nano Silver Composite Scaffolds for Wound Dressing Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 80, 2010, 761-767. (IF-3.463)

  • Ashish Dev, N. S. Binulal, A. Anitha, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Preparation of Novel Poly(Lactic Acid)/Chitosan Nanoparticles for Anti-HIV Drug Delivery Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 80, 2010, 833-838. (IF-3.463)

  • R. Jayakumar, K. P. Chennazhi, R. A. A. Muzzarelli, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & N. Selvamurugan, Chitosan Conjugated DNA Nanoparticles in Gene Therapy, Carbohydrate Polymers, 79, 2010, 1-8. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-3.463)

  • Mathew Peter, N. S. Binulal, S. V. Nair, N. Selvamurugan, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Novel Chitosan-Gelatin/Nano Bioactive Glass Ceramic Composite Scaffolds for Alveolar Bone Tissue Engineering Applications, Chemical Engineering Journal, 158, 2010, 353-361. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-3.074)

  • K. Madhumathi, P. T. Sudhessh Kumar, S. Abhilash, Sreeja V. Nair, H. Tamura, K. Manzoor, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Development of Novel Chitin/Nanosilver Composite Scaffolds for Wound Dressing Applications, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 21, 2010, 807-813. (IF-2. 325)

  • N. Sanoj Rejinold, M. Muthunarayanan, N. Deepa, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, & R. Jayakumar, Development of Novel Fibrinogen Nanoparticles by Two-step Co-acervation Method, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 47, 2010, 37-43. (IF-2.502)

  • R. L. Lakshmi, K. T. Shalumon, V. Sreeja, R. Jayakumar & S. V. Nair, Preparation of Silver Nanoparticles Incorporated Electrospun Polyurethane Nano-fibrous Mat for Wound Dressing, Journal of Macromolecular Science, Pure and Applied Chemistry, A47, 2010, 1012-1018. (IF-0.816)

  • R. Jayakumar, M. Prabaharan, S. V. Nair & H. Tamura, Novel Chitin and Chitosan Nanofibers in Biomedical Applications, Biotechnology Advances, 28, 2010, 142-150. *[This paper has been cited in the Science Direct-Top 25 Hottest Articles]. (IF-7.6)

  • R. Jayakumar, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Chitosan Conjugated DNA Nanoparticles Delivery Systems for Gene Therapy, Chitin, Chitosan. Oligosaccharides and Their Derivatives: Biological Activities and Applications (Cat. No. K10823), Taylor and Francis Group, USA, Editor: S. K. Kim, 2010, pp. 353-365. [Invited Review Book Chapter]

  • R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Perspectives of Chitin and Chitosan Nanofibrous Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering, Tissue Engineering, Editor: Daniel Eberli, ISBN: 978-953-307-079-7, INTECH, Austria, 2010, pp. 205-224. [Invited Review Book Chapter]
  • C. M. Girish, N. S. Binulal, V. C. Anitha, Shantikumar Nair, U. Mony, and R. Prasanth, Atomic force microscopic study of folate receptors in live cells with functionalized tips, Applied Physics Letters, 95, 2009, 2237-2243.

  • S. V. Nair, S. Abilash, V. V. Divya Rani, Deepthy Menon, K. Manzoor, Role of size scale of ZnO nanoparticles and micropartcles on toxicity toward bacteria and osteoblast cancer cells, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 20, 2009, 235-241. (IF-1.508)

  • Manzoor K., Seby Johny, Deepthy Menon, Binulal N. S. and Shantikumar Nair, Bioconjugated luminescent quantum dots of doped ZnS: A cyto-friendly system for cancer imaging, Nanotechnology, 20, 6, pp. 065102 (2009). (IF-3.446)

  • V. V. Divya Rani, K. Manzoor, Deepthy Menon and Shanti Nair, The design of novel nanostructures on titanium by solution chemistry for an improved osteoblast response, Nanotechnology, 20, 195101 (2009). (IF - 3.446)

  • K. Madhumathi, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, K. C. Kavya, T. Furuike, H. Tamura, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Novel Chitin/Nanosilica Composite Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 45, 2009, 289-292. (IF-1.867)

  • R. Jayakumar, V. V. Divya Rani, K. T. Shalumon, P. T. Sudhessh Kumar, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Bioactive and Osteoblast Cell Attachment Studies of Novel α- and β-Chitin Membranes for Tissue-Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 45, 2009, 260-264. (IF-1.867)

  • R. Jayakumar, M. Rajkumar, H. Fretias, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Bioactive and Metal Uptake Studies of Carboxymethyl Chitosan-graft-D-Glucuronic Acid Membranes for Tissue Engineering and Environmental Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 45, 2009, 135-139. (IF-1.867)

  • K. Madhumathi, K. T. Shalumon, V. V. Divya Rani, H. Tamura, T. Furuike, N. Selvamurugan, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Wet Chemical Synthesis of Chitosan Hydrogel-Hydroxyapatite Composite Membranes for Tissue Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 45, 2009, 12-15. (IF-1.867)

  • H. Nagahama, V. V. Divya Rani, K. T. Shalumon, R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair, S. Koiwa, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Preparation and Characterization of α-Chitin/Gelatin Composite Membranes for Tissue Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 44, 2009, 333-337. (IF-1.867)

  • M. Prabaharan & R. Jayakumar, Chitosan-graft-β-Cyclodextrin Scaffolds with Controlled Drug Release Capability for Tissue Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 44, 2009, 320-325. (IF-1.867)

  • R. Jayakumar, M. Rajkumar, H. Fretias, N. Selvamurgan, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike and H. Tamura, Preparation of Alginate/Phosphorylated Chitin Blend Films for Tissue Engineering and Environmental Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 44, 2009, 107-111. (IF-1.867)

  • K. Madhumathi, N. S. Binulal, H. Nagahama, H. Tamura, K. T. Shalumon, N. Selvamurugan, S. V. Nair & R. Jayakumar, Preparation and Characterization of Novel β-Chitin-Hydroxyapatite Composite Membranes for Tissue Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 44, 2009, 1-5. (IF-1.867)

  • Mathew Peter, P. T. Sudheesh Kumar, N. S. Binulal, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Development of Novel Chitin/Nano Bioactive Glass Ceramic Nanocomposite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 78, 2009, 926-931. (IF-2. 644)

  • A. Anitha, V. V. Divya Rani, R. Krishna, V. Sreeja, N. Selvamurugan, S. V. Nair, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Synthesis, Characterization, Cytotoxicity and Antibacterial Studies of Chitosan, O-Carboxymethyl and N, O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Nanoparticles, Carbohydrate Polymers, 78, 2009, 672-677. (IF-2. 644)

  • K. T. Shalumon, N. S. Binulal, N. Selvamurugan, S. V. Nair, Deepthy Menon, T. Furuike, H. Tamura & R. Jayakumar, Electrospinning of Carboxymethyl Chitin/Poly(Vinyl Alcohol) Nanofibrous Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 77, 2009, 863-869. (IF-2. 644)

  • H. Nagahama, H. Maeda, T. Kashiki, R. Jayakumar, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Preparation and Charaterization of Novel Chitosan/Gelatin Membranes Using Chitosan Hydrogel, Carbohydrate Polymers, 76, 2009, 255-260. (IF-2. 644)

  • R. Jayakumar, T. Egawa, T. Furuike, S. V. Nair & H. Tamura, Synthesis, Characterization and Thermal Properties of Phosphorylated Chitin for Biomedical Applications, Polymer Engineering & Science, 49, 2009, 844-849. (IF-1.245)

  • M. K. Patra, K. Manzoor, M. Manoth, S.R. Vadera and N. Kumar, Studies on structural and magnetic properties of Co-doped pyramidal ZnO nanorods synthesized by solution growth technique, Journal of Physics & Chemistry of Solids, 70, 2009, 659-664

  • Manoth Mathew, K. Manzoor, M. K. Patra, P. Pandey, S. R. Vadera and N. Kumar, Dendrigraft polymer-based synthesis of fluorescent silver nanoparticles, Material Research Bulletin, 44, 714-777, 2009
  • U. S. Sajeev, K. A. Anand, D. Menon and S. V. Nair, Control of Nanostructures in PVA, PVA/chitosan blends and PCL through Electrospinning, Bulletin of Materials Science, 31, 2008, 343-351.

  • R. Jayakumar, N. Selvamurugan, S. V. Nair, S. Tokura & H. Tamura, Preparative Methods of Phosphorylated Chitin and Chitosan-An Overview, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 43, 2008, 221-225. (IF-1. 867)

  • R. Jayakumar & H. Tamura, Synthesis, Characterization and Thermal properties of Chitin-g-Poly(ε-caprolactone) Copolymers by Using Chitin Hydrogel, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 43, 2008, 32-36. (IF-1. 867)

  • Y. Maeda, R. Jayakumar, H. Nagahama, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Synthesis, Characterization and Bioactive Studies of Novel β-Chitin Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 42, 2008, 463-467. (IF-1. 867)

  • R. Jayakumar, H. Nagahama, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Synthesis of Phosphorylated Chitosan by Novel Method and its Characterization, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 42, 2008, 335-339. (IF-1. 867)

  • H. Nagagama, T. Higuchi, R. Jayakumar, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, XRD Studies of β-chitin from Squid Pen with Calcium Solvent, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 42, 2008, 309-313. (IF-1. 867)

  • R. Jayakumar, N. Nwe, H. Nagahama & H. Tamura, Synthesis, Characterization and Biospecific Degradation Behavior of Sulfated Chitin, Macromolecular Symposia, 264, 2008, 163-167.

  • H. Nagahama, N. Nwe, R. Jayakumar, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Preparation of Chitinous Compound/Gelatin Composites and Their Biomedical Applications, Macromolecular Symposia, 264, 2008, 8-12.

  • H. Nagahama, T. Kashiki, N. Nwe, R. Jayakumar, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Preparation of Biodegradable Chitin/Gelatin Membranes with GlcNAc for Tissue Engineering Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 73, 2008, 456-463. (IF-2.644)

  • H. Nagahama, N. Nwe, R. Jayakumar, S. Koiwa, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Novel Biodegradable Chitin Membranes for Tissue Engineering Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 73, 2008, 295-302.  (IF-2.644)

  • M. K. Patra, K. Manzoor, M. Manoth, S. C. Negi, S. R. Vadera, N. Kumar, Nanotechnology Applications for Chemical and Biological Sensors, Defence Science Journal, 58, 5, 2008.

  • M. K. Patra, K. Manzoor, S. R. Vadera and N. Kumar, Optically transparent singlecrystalline quantumdots of ZnO, J Optroelectronics and Advanced Materials, 10, 2588, 2008.

  • K. Manzoor, K. Ramakrishna and Majunath Pattabi, Synthesis and optical properties of CdS/ZnS core/shell nanoparticles, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 112, 789, 2008.

  • Litty Irimpan, A. Deepthy, Bindu Krishnan, V. P. N. Nampoori and P. Radhakrishnan, Nonlinear optical characteristics of self assembled films of ZnO, Appl. Phys: Lasers and Optics, 90, 547-556, 2008.

  • V. P. N. Nampoori, P. Radhakrishnan, Bindu Krishnan, and A. Deepthy, Size-dependent enhancement of nonlinear optical properties in nanocolloids of ZnO, Journal of Applied Physics, 103, 033105 (2008) (Selected for the February 25, 2008 issue of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology)

  • Litty Irimpan, A. Deepthy, Bindu Krishnan, L. M. Kukreja, V. P. N. Nampoori and P Radhakrishnan, Effect of self assembly on the nonlinear optical characteristics of ZnO thin films, Optics Communications, 281, 2008, 2938-2943.

  • A. Deepthy, S. Vanishri, D. Ambika, Sajan D. George, V. P. N. Nampoori, H. L. Bhat E. de Matos Gomes and M. Belsley, Photoacoustic investigations on thermal anisotropy in ULMA single crystals, Materials Research Bulletin, 43,1641-1648, 2008.

2007

  • K. Manzoor, V. Aditya, S. R. Vadera, N. Kumar, T. R. N. Kutty, A single-source solid-precursor method for making eco-friendly doped semiconductor nanoparticles emitting multi-color luminescence, J. Nanosci. & Nanotechnol., 7, 463, 2007

  • M. K. Patra, K. Manzoor, M. Manoth, S. R. Vadera and N. Kumar, Luminescence properties of ZnO and ZnO:Zn nanorods prepared by solution growth technique, J. Luminescence, 128, 267, 2007

  • Manjunatha Pattabi, B. Saraswathi Amma and K. Manzoor,Photoluminescence study of PVP capped CdS nanoparticles embedded in PVA matrix, Bull. Mater. Res. 42, 828, 2007

  • Manjunatha Pattabi, B. Saraswathi Amma and K. Manzoor, Effect of 8 MeV electron irradiation on the optical properties of PVP capped CdS nanoparticles, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 91, 1403, 2007

  • Litty Irimpan, A. Deepthy, Bindu Krishnan, V. P. N. Nampoori and P. Radhakrishnan, Size dependent fluorescence spectroscopy of nanocolloids of ZnO, J. Appl. Phys. 102, 063524, 2007

  • Litty Irimpan, Bindu Krishnan, A. Deepthy, V. P. N. Nampoori and P. Radhakrishnan, Excitation wavelength dependent fluorescent behaviour of nanocolloids of ZnO, J. Phys. D. Appl. Phys., 40, 5670-5674, 2007

  • R. Jayakumar, R. L. Reis & J. F. Mano, Synthesis and Characterization of pH-Sensitive Thiol-Containing Chitosan Beads for Controlled Drug Delivery Applications, Drug Delivery, 14, 2007, 9-17

  • R. Jayakumar, R. L. Reis & J. F. Mano, Synthesis and Characterization of N-Methylenephenyl Phosphonic Chitosan, Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part-A: Pure and Applied Chemistry, A44, 2007, 271-275

  • R. Jayakumar, N. Nwe, S. Tokura & H. Tamura, Sulfated Chitin and Chitosan as Novel Biomaterials, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 40, 2007, 175-181

2006

  • S. Vanishri, H. L. Bhat, A. Deepthy and V. P. N. Nampoori, Laser Damage Threshold Studies on Urea L-Malic Acid-A new nonlinear optical crystal, J. Appl. Phys., 99, 083107-083112, 2006

  • Bindu Krishnan, A. Deepthy, Litty Irimpan, Dann V. J., V. P. N. Nampoori, Back scattering from nano-sized ZnO suspensions, Physica E: Physics of Low Dimensional Systems, 35, 2006, 23-26

  • R. Jayakumar, S. Nanjundan & M. Prabaharan, Metal-Containing Polyurethanes, Poly(urethane-urea)s and Poly(urethane-ether)s-A Review, Reactive and Functional Polymers, 66, 2006, 299-314

  • R. Jayakumar, R. L. Reis & J. F. Mano, Chemistry and Applications of Phosphorylated Chitin and Chitosan, E-Polymers, 035, 2006, 1-16

  • S. Nanjundan, R. Jayakumar & C. S. Jone Selvamalar, Homopolymers and copolymers of 4-Methacrylamidophenyl-4-Methoxystyryl Ketone with Methyl Methacrylate: Synthesis, Characterization, Reactivity Ratios and Photo Cross-linking Properties, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 99, 2006, 2913-2925

  • R. Jayakumar & S. Nanjundan, Studies on Metal-Containing Co-Polyurethanes Based on Mono(hydroxyethoxyethyl)phthalate, Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part-A: Pure and Applied Chemistry, A43, 2006, 945-954

  • E. T. Baran, R. Jayakumar, J. F. Mano & R. L. Reis, Enzymatic Degradation Behaviour of Starch Conjugated Phosphorylated Chitosan, Materials Science Forum, 514-516, 2006, 995-999

  • R. Jayakumar, R. L. Reis & J. F. Mano, Synthesis of N-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Beads for Controlled Drug Delivery Applications, Materials Science Forum, 514-516, 2006, 1015-1019

  • R. Jayakumar, R. L. Reis & J. F. Mano, Phosphorous Containing Chitosan Beads for Controlled Oral Drug Delivery, Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers, 21, 2006, 327-340

  • R. Jayakumar & H. Tamura, New Synthesis Procedure of Phosphoryl Chitin, Polymer Preprints, 55, 2006, 2101

2005

  1. R. Jayakumar, M. Prabaharan, R. L. Reis & J. F. Mano, Graft Copolymerized Chitosan-Present Status and Applications, Carbohydrate Polymers, 62, 2005, 142-158

Book Chapters

  • A. Anitha, N. Sanoj Rejinold, Joel D. Bumgardner, Shanti V. Nair, and Rangasamy Jayakumar, Chitosan - Based Systems for Biopharmaceuticals: Delivery, Targeting and Polymer Therapeutics, First Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Published 2012 by John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Published Online: 17 FEB 2012 DOI: 10.1002/9781119962977.ch7

  • Manzoor Koyakutty, Abhilash Sasidharan, and Shantikumar Nair, Biomedical Applications of Graphene: Opportunities and Challenges, Graphene – Synthesis, Properties, and Phenomena, Edited by C N R Rao and A K Sood, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KgaA, 2012, pg 373-408

  • R. Jayakumar, K. P. Chennazhi, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Chitosan Conjugated DNA Nanoparticles Delivery Systems for Gene Therapy, Chitin, Chitosan. Oligosaccharides and Their Derivatives: Biological Activities and Applications (Cat. No. K10823), Taylor and Francis Group, USA, Editor: S. K. Kim, 2010, pp. 353-365. [Invited Review Book Chapter]

  • R. Jayakumar, S. V. Nair, T. Furuike & H. Tamura, Perspectives of Chitin and Chitosan Nanofibrous Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering, Tissue Engineering, Editor: Daniel Eberli, ISBN: 978-953-307-079-7, INTECH, Austria, 2010, pp. 205-224. [Invited Review Book Chapter]

 

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