• Abbai R., R. Rajagopalan, N. JagadeeshSelvam, D. Himanshu, S. Saranya, B.C. Varalakshmi, M. Sankari, Jagadish Kumar, Uma Maheswari, M. Raveendran, N. Senthil, P. Balasubramanian, M. Sivasamy, G.S.Kim and T.R. Sharma. 2017. Proteomic analysis of compatible and incompatible interactions of wheat with Puccinia triticina. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, 96:36-46., DOI:10.1016/j.pmpp.2016.06.007
  • Cayalvizhi B. Sai, P. Nagarajan, M. Raveendran, R. Rabindran, J.R. Kannan Bapu and N. Senthil. 2017. Understanding the inheritance of mungbean yellow mosaic virus (MYMV) resistance in mungbean (Vigna radiata L. Wilczek). Molecular Breeding 37 (5).DOI:10.1007/s11032-017-0650-8
  • M. Pandiyan, N. Senthil, T. Balaji, P. Veeramani, B. K. Savitha, V. Sendhilvel and A. Gopilkrishnan. 2017. Studies on performance of drought tolerant genotypes under drought and normal conditions through morpho, physio and biochemical attributes of blackgram (Vigna mungo L.) and green gram (Vigna radiata L.). International Journal of Advanced Research, 5(2):489-496., DOI:10.21474/IJAR01/3176
  • Rishi M.K., S. Rajasekaran, R. Veera Ranjani, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, K.M.C. Cheung, D. Chan, P.Y.P. Kao, A.Yee and A.P. Shetty. 2017. Prevalence, Patterns, and Genetic Association Analysis of Modic Vertebral Endplate Changes. Asian Spine J., 2017;11(4):594-600. DOI:10.4184/asj.2017.11.4.594a
  • Takahashi, Y., C. Muto, K. Iseki, K. Naito, P. Somta, M. Pandiyan, N. Senthil and N. Tomooka. 2017. A new taxonomic treatment for some wild relatives of mungbean (Vigna radiata (L.) Wilcz.) based on their molecular phylogenetic relationships and morphological variations. Genet Resour. Crop Evolv. 1-13.
  • Thiyagarajan, S., M. Arumugam, N. Senthil, S. Vellaikumar and S. Kathiresan. 2017. Functional characterization and substrate specificity analysis of Δ6-desaturase from marine microalga Isochrysis sp. Biotechnology letters, 1-8. DOI:10.1007/s10529-017-2501-4.



  • Rajasekaran, S. Rishi M.K., N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, R. Veera Ranjani, K.M.C. Cheung, D.Chan, P.Y.P. Kao, A.Yee and A. Prasad. 2016. Phenotype Standardization is the Urgent Need in Genetic Association Studies of Disc Degeneration - Results of Analysis of Genetic Association of 71 SNPs with Highly Specific Phenotypes in 809 Subjects. Global Spine Journal, 06(S 01)., DOI:10.1055/s-0036-15826
  • Rajasekaran, S., M.K. Rishi, R. Veera Ranjani, N. Senthil, R. Muthuraja, K.M.C Cheung, D.Chan, P.Y.P Kao, A.Yee and A.P. Shetty. 2016. How Reliable Are the Reported Genetic Associations in Disc Degeneration?: The Influence of Phenotypes, Age, Population Size, and Inclusion Sequence in 809 Patients. Spine, 41(21): DOI:10.1097/BRS.0000000000001847
  • Sampath, P., J. Murukarthick, D.S. Kim, T.J. Yang and N. Senthil. 2016. The complete chloroplast genome sequence of Indian barnyard millet, Echinochloa frumentacea (Poaceae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B, 1 (1), 79-802. DOI:10.1080/23802359.2015.1137832
  • Seram, D., N Senthil, M. Pandiyan and J.S. Kennedy. 2016. Resistance determination of a South Indian bruchid strain against rice bean landraces of Manipur (India). Journal of Stored Products Research, 69, 199-206 .DOI:10.1016/j.jspr.2016.08.008
  • Takahashi Yu P. Somta, C. Muto, K. Iseki, K. Naito, M. Pandiyan, N. Senthil and N. Tomooka, 2016. Novel Genetic Resources in the Genus Vigna Unveiled from Gene Bank Accessions. PLoS ONE, 11(1):e0147568., DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0147568
  • Veera Ranjani, R., G. Sreemol, M. Raveendran, N. Senthil, R. Gnanam, M.K. Rishi and S. Rajasekaran. 2016. Proteomic Analysis of Degenerated Intervertebral Disc- identification of Biomarkers of Degenerative Disc Disease and Development of Proteome Database. Global Spine Journal ; 06(S 01)., DOI:10.1055/s-0036-1582631


  • Cayalvizhi, B. P. Nagarajan, M. Raveeendran, R. Rabindran, N. Jagadeesh Selvam, J.R. Kannan Bapu and N. Senthil. 2015. Unraveling the responses of mungbean (Vigna radiata) to mungbean yellow mosaic virus through 2D-protein expression. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, 90:65-77.DOI:10.1016/j.pmpp.2015. 03.001
  • Juliana, P., J. E. Rutkoski, J. A. Poland, R. P. Singh, S. Murugasamy, N. Senthil, H. Barbier, and M. E. Sorrells. 2015. Genome-Wide Association Mapping for Leaf Tip Necrosis and Pseudo-black Chaff in Relation to Durable Rust Resistance in Wheat. The Plant Genome, 8(2):1-12. DOI:10.3835/plantgenome 2015.01.0002
  • Kalaiselvi S., J. Murukarthick, T. Pankajavalli, C. L. Sang, D. Pradeepa, M. Preethi, Purushotham, R. Kalaiselvi, N.C. Shobana, M. R. Irene, N. Arul Kumar, S. K. Gon, S.L.Yun, N. Senthil, S.M. Tae and J.Y. Tae. 2015. Transcriptome analysis reveals in vitro cultured Withania somnifera leaf and root tissues as a promising source for targeted withanolide biosynthesis. BMC Genomics, 16(14). DOI:10.1186/s12864-015-1214-0
  • Pourkheirandish, M., G. Hensel, B. Kilian, N. Senthil, G. Chen, M. Sameri, P. Azhaguvel, S. Sakuma, S. Dhanagond, R. Sharma, M. Mascher, A. Himmelbach, S. Gottwald, Sudha K. Nair, A. Tagiri, F. Yukuhiro, Y. Nagamura, H. Kanamori, T. Matsumoto, G. Willcox, C. P. Middleton, T. Wicker, A. Walther, R. Waugh, G. B. Fincher, N. Stein, J. Kumlehn, K. Sato and T. Komatsuda. 2015. Evolution of the grain dispersal system in barley Cell :DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.07.002
  • Sathish, S., R. Ahamed, N. Senthil, N. Arulkumar, H.S. Park, S. Kalaiselvi, R. Umarani, M. Raveendran, M. Bhaskaran and G.S. Kim. 2015. Proteomic analysis of ageing in black gram (Vigna mungo L.) seeds and its relation to seed viability. Plant Omics Journal, 8(3):201-211

  • Divya,B., S. Robin, R. Rabindran, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran and A. John Joel. 2014. Marker assisted backcross breeding approach to improve blast resistance in Indian rice (Oryza sativa) variety ADT43. Euphytica, 200(1). DOI:10.1007/s10681-014-1146-9
  • Karthikeyan, A., V. G. Shobhana, M. Sudha, M. Raveendran, N. Senthil, M. Pandiyan and P. Nagarajan. 2014. Mungbean yellow mosaic virus (MYMV): a threat to green gram (Vigna radiata) production in Asia. International Journal of Pest Management, 60(4):314-324. DOI:10.1080/09670874.2014.982230
  • Murukarthick, J., P Sampath, S.C. Lee, B.S. Choi, N.Senthil, S. Liu and T.J. Yang. 2014. BrassicaTED - a public database for utilization of miniature transposable elements in Brassica species. BMC Research Notes, 7(1):379. DOI:10.1186/1756-0500-7-379
  • Murukarthick, J., S.C. Lee, H.S. Park, W. Jang, Y.S. Lee, B.S. Choi, G.J. Nah, D.S. Kim, N. Senthil, C. Sun and T.J. Yang. 2014. Transcriptome profiling and comparative analysis of Panax ginseng adventitious roots. Journal of ginseng research,38(4). DOI:10.1016/j.jgr.2014.05.008
  • Rahman, H., N. Jagadeeshselvam, R. Valarmathi, R. Sasikala, B. Sachin, N. Senthil, D. Sudhakar, S. Robin and M. Raveendran. 2014. Transcriptome analysis of salinity responsiveness in contrasting genotypes of finger millet (Eleusine coracana L.) through RNA-sequencing. Plant Molecular Biology, DOI:10.1007/s11103-014-0199-4
  • Rajasekaran, S., M.K. Rishi, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran and A.P. Shetty. 2014. MMP 7, CALM 1, and Cox 2 Genes Influence Genetic Susceptibility of Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease in Young Adults—Analysis of 58 Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in 580 Individuals Based on Total Degenerative Disc Score. Global Spine Journal, 04(S 01)., DOI:10.1055/s-0034-1376552.
  • Rajasekaran,S. R. M. Kanna, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, R. Veera Ranjani, K.M.C. Cheung, D. Chan, P.Y.P. Kao, A.Yee and A.P. Shetty. 2014. Genetic susceptibility of lumbar degenerative disc disease in young Indian adults. European Spine Journal 24(9), DOI:10.1007/s00586-014-3687-y
  • Rajasekaran,S., M.K. Rishi, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, R. VeeraRanjani, K.M.C. Cheung, D. Chan, P.Y.P. Kao, A.Yee and A.P. Shetty. 2014. Genetic susceptibility of lumbar degenerative disc disease in young Indian adults. European Spine Journal DOI:10.1007/s00586-014-3687-y
  • Saravanan, S., T. Srinivasan, P. Nagarajan, N. Senthil, R. Gnanam and V. Ponnuswami. 2014. DNA fingerprinting in tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) germplasm accessions using molecular markers. International Journal of Integrative Biology, 14(2):86-95.
  • Sudha, M., A. Karthikeyan, V.G. Shobhana, P. Nagarajan, M. Raveendran, N. Senthil, M. Pandiyan, K. Angappan, P. Balasubramanian, R. Rabindran and M. Bharathi. 2014. Search for Vigna species conferring resistance to Mungbean yellow mosaic virus in mungbean. Plant Genetic Resources, DOI:10.1017/S1479262114000859
  • Sureshkumar, S., P. Tamilkumar, A.U. Thangavelu, N. Senthil, P. Nagarajan, S. Vellaikumar, K.N. Ganesan, R. Balagopal and M. Raveendran. 2014. Marker assisted introgression of lpa2 locus resposible for low- phytic acid trait into elite tropical maize inbred (Zea mays L.). Plant Breeding, 133(5), DOI:10.1111/pbr.12185
  • Sureshkumar, S., P. Tamilkumar, N. Senthil, P. Nagarajan, A.U. Thangavelu, M. Raveendran, S. Vellaikumar, K.N. Ganesan, R. Balagopal, G.Vijayalakshmi and V. Shobana. 2014. Marker assisted selection of low phytic acid trait in maize ( Zea mays L.). Hereditas, 151: 20–27.
  • Tamilkumar, P., N. Senthil, S. Sureshkumar, U.T. Arumugam, P. Nagarajan, S. Vellaikumar, K.N. Ganesan, N. Natarajan, R. Balagopal, T. Nepolean and M. Raveendran. 2014. Introgression of low phytic acid locus (lpa2-2) into an elite Maize (Zea mays L.) inbred through marker assisted backcross breeding. Australian Journal of Crop Science 8(8):1224-1231
  • Thirusendura Selvi, N. Senthil, A. Yuvaraj, A. John Joel, A. Mahalingam, P. Nagarajan, S. Vellaikumar, P. Srimathi, M. Raveendran and T. Nepolean. 2014. Assessment of crtRB1 Polymorphism Associated with Increased BetaCarotene Content in Maize (Zea mays L.) Seeds. Food Biotechnology, 28:41-49
  • Veera Ranjani, R., G. Sreemol, M. Raveendran, N. Senthil, R. Gnanam, M. K. Rishi and S. Rajasekaran. 2014. Intervertebral disc proteome database in human (TNAUPDB -human proteome). Current Trends in Biotechnology and Pharmacy, 8(4):423-427.

  • Ashokkumar, K., M. Raveendran, N. Senthil, D. Vijayalaxmi, M. Sowmya, R.P. Sharma and S. Robin: Isolation and characterization of altered root growth behavior and salinity tolerant mutants in rice. 2013. African journal of biotechnology, 12:5852-5859. DOI:10.5897/AJB2013.12880
  • Dineshwaran, A., N. Senthil, V. Vinothkumar, M. Raveendran, M. Kumar and V. Ponnuswami. 2013. MAGICdb – Mango Genetic stocks Identification and Characterisation database. Bioinformation, 9(16):838-9. DOI:10.6026/9732063000 9838.
  • Kanagarasu, S., G. Nallathambi, K.N. Ganesan, S. Kannan and V.G. Shobhana. 2013 Determination of genetic polymorphism among indigenous and exotic maize inbreds using microsatellite markers. African Journal of Biotechnology, 12 (39).
  • Kar Satismruti, N. Senthil, S. Vellaikumar, R. Veera Ranjani and M. Raveendran. 2013. Plant Ionomic: A Platform for Identifying Novel Gene Regulating Plant Mineral Nutrition. American Journal of Plant Sciences, 447162(4):1309-1315. DOI:10.4236/ajps.2013.47162
  • Kumar, M., V. Ponnuswami, P. Nagarajan, P. Jeyakumar and N. Senthil. 2013. Molecular characterization of ten mango cultivars using simple sequences repeat (SSR) markers. African Journal of Biotechnology,12(47):6568-6573.DOI:10.5897/ AJB2013.12797
  • Mohan, C., P. Shanmugasundaram and N. Senthil. 2013. Identification of true hybrid progenies in cassava using simple sequence repeat (ssr) markers. Bangladesh Journal of Botany, 42(1):155-159. DOI:10.3329/bjb.v42i1.15906.
  • Rajasekaran, S., M.K. Rishi, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, K.M.C. Cheung, D. Chan, S. Subramaniam and A.P. Shetty. 2013. Phenotype variations affect genetic association studies of degenerative disc disease: conclusions of analysis of genetic association of 58 single nucleotide polymorphisms with highly specific phenotypes for disc degeneration in 332 subjects. The spine journal, 13(10). DOI:10.1016/j.spinee. 2013.05.019
  • Saravanan, S., P. Shanmugasundaram, N. Senthil and P. Veerabadhiran. 2013. Comparison of genetic relatedness among Lablab bean (Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet genotypes using DNA markers. International Journal of Integrative Biology, 14 (1), 23.
  • Shobhana V. G., N. Senthil, K. Kalpana, B. Abirami, J. Sangeetha, B. Saranya, R. JanaJeevan, P. Tamilkumar, P. Nagarajan, V. Velu, S. Arumugachamy, A. John Joel, S. Vellaikumar and M. Raveendran. 2013. Comparative studies on the iron and zinc contents estimation using atomic absorption spectrometer and grain staining techniques (Prussian blue and DTZ) in maize germplasm. Journal of Plant Nutrition, 36: 329-342, DOI:10.1080/01904167.2012.744419
  • Subramanian, K.S., N. Balakrishnan and N. Senthil. 2013. Mycorrhizal symbiosis to increase the grain micronutrient content in maize. Australian Journal of Crop Science,7(7):900-910.
  • Sudha, M. A. Karthikeyan, P. Anusuya, N.M. Ganesh, M. Pandiyan, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, P. Nagarajan and K. Angappan. 2013. Inheritance of Resistance to Mungbean Yellow Mosaic Virus (MYMV) in Inter and Intra Specific Crosses of Mungbean (Vigna radiata). American Journal of Plant Sciences, 4(10):1924-1927. DOI:10.4236/ajps.2013.410236
  • Sudha, M., A. Karthikeyan, P. Nagarajan, M. Raveendran, N. Senthil, M. Pandiyan, K. Angappan, J. Ramalingam, M. Bharathi, R. Rabindran, K. Veluthambi and P. Balasubramanian. 2013. Screening of mungbean (Vigna radiata) germplasm for resistance to mungbean yellow mosaic virus using agroinoculation. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology, 35(3). DOI:10.1080/07060661.2013.827134
  • Sudha, M., P. Anusuya, N.G. Mahadev, A. Karthikeyan, P. Nagarajan, M. Raveendran, N. Senthil, M. Pandiyan, K. Angappan and P. Balasubramanian. 2013. Molecular studies on mungbean (Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek) and ricebean (Vigna umbellata (Thunb.)) interspecific hybridisation for mungbean yellow mosaic virus resistance and development of species-specific SCAR marker for ricebean. Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection, 46(5):503-517. DOI:10.1080/03235408. 2012.745055
  • Swathi, S., N. Senthil, V.V. Kumar, S. Sathish, N.J. Selvamand M. Raveendran. 2013. TNAU PDB-Tamil Nadu Agricultural University Proteome DataBase-Black Gram Proteome. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 3 (4), 971
  • Thondaiman, V., K. Rajamani, N. Senthil, N. Shoba and A.J. Joel. 2013. Genetic diversity in cocoa (Theobroma cacao L.) plus trees in Tamil Nadu by simple sequence repeat (SSR) markers. African Journal of Biotechnology,12 (30).
  • Thondaiman, V., K. Rajamani, N. Shoba, A. John Joel and N. Senthil. 2013. Variability studies and identification of high yielding plus trees of cocoa (Theobroma cacao L.) in Tamil Nadu. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 8(26):3444-3453., DOI:10.5897/AJAR12.7230

  • Arulkumar, N., K. Nithya, S.Sundareswaran, Kwang-II Park, Hyeon-Soo Park,Do Hoon Lee, Sang-Rim Kang, Jin-A Kim, S. Kalaiselvi, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran and Gon Sup Kim. 2012. Comparative Root Protein Profiles of Korean Ginseng (Panax ginseng) and Indian Ginseng (Withania somnifera).The American Journal of Chinese Medicine, 40(1): 203–218. 
  • Karthikeyan, A., M. Sudha, N. Senthil, M. Pandiyan, M. Raveendran and P. Nagarajan. 2012. Screening and Identification of RAPD markers linked to MYMV resistance in mungbean (Vigna radiata (L) Wilczek). Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection, 45(6):712-716.
  • Karthikeyan, A., M. Sudha, P. Nagarajan, M. Pandiyan, M. Raveendran, N. Senthil and K. Angappan: 2012. Using SSR marker to identify the MYMV resistance gene in mungbean [Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek]. Biol–Plant Biol, 57 (2), 105-113.
  • Raghu D., N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, G. Karthikayan, L. Pugalendhi, K. Nageshwari and C. Mohan. 2012. Molecular Studies on the Transmission of Indian Cassava Mosaic Virus (ICMV) and Sri Lankan Cassava Mosaic Virus (SLCMV) in Cassava by Bemisia tabaci and Cloning of ICMV and SLCMV Replicase Gene from Cassava. Mol. Biotechnol., DOI 10.1007/s12033-012-9503-1.
  • Senthil, N., J. Murukarthick, M. Pandiyan, A. Karthikeyan, M. Sudha, M. Raveendran, P. Jayamani, S. Kalaiselvi and P. Nagarajan. 2012. Paithumbase - Biometrical Traits based Query System for Studying Mungbean [Vigna radiata (L) Wilczek] Phenomics, 4(10):36-39. DOI:10.5120/ijais12-450819.
  • Zhang, C., A.S. Pratap, S. Natarajan, L. Pugalendhi, S. Kikuchi, H. Sassa, N. Senthil, T. Koba, L.M.F.D. Bello, L. Goulao and X. Velasco. 2012. Evaluation of morphological and molecular diversity among south asian germplasms of Cucumis sativus and Cucumis melo. ISRN Agronomy, 11. DOI:10.5402/2012/134134


  • Kalaiselvi S., N. Karunanithi, G. S. Kim, A. Nagappan, S. Sundareswaran, N. Senthil and M. Raveendran. 2011. Proteome analysis of in vitro and in vivo root tissue of Withania somnifera. African Journal of Biotechnology, 10(74):16875-16883..
  • Karthikeyan, A., M. Sudha, M. Pandiyan, N. Senthil, V. G. Shobhana and P. Nagarajan: 2011. Screening of MYMV Resistant Mungbean (Vigna radiata L. Wilczek) Progenies through Agroinoculation. International Journal of Plant Pathology, 2(3); 115-125. DOI:10.3923/ijpp.2011.115.125
  • Murukarthick, J., G.S. Sreedevi, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, D. Raghu, R. Jana Jeevan, A.R. Sakthi, K. Nageswari, L. Pugalenthi and C. Mohan. 2011. A web accessible resource for investigating cassava phenomics and genomics information. Bioinformation, 6(10): 391-392.
  • Murukarthick, J., N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, P. Prabhakaran, G. Sreedevi, M. Sumanth kumar, V.G. Shobhana, S. Dhanya, R. Khushboo, S. Arumugasamy, R. Ravikesavan and S.V.K. Jagadish. 2011. Biogen Base – An Interactive Maize Database for Phenomics Platform. International Journal of Computer Application, 2: 56–61
  • Raghu D., R. Sakthi Ambothi, N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, R. Jana Jeevan, K. Nageswari, L. Pugalenthi, C. Mohan and G. Karthikeyan. 2011. Starch Content and Cassava Mosaic Disease Genetic Diversity with Relation to Yield in South Indian Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) Germplasm. Journal of Crop Science and Biotechnology, 14 (3) : 179-189

  • Rajiv Krishna, P., N. Senthil, A.D. Ashok, M. Raveendran, V. Rajasree, S. A. Prathap and L. Pugalendhi. 2010. Fingerprinting in Cucumber and Melon (Cucumis spp.) Genotypes Using Morphological and ISSR Markers. J. Crop Sci. Biotech.,14 (1) : 39-43.
  • Sanju Kumari, J.M. Sheba, M. Maheshwaran, P. Shanmugasunderam, S. Suresh, P. Nagarajan, S. Mohankumar, M. Raveendran and N. Senthil. 2010. Screening of IR50 X Rathu Heenati F7 RILs and Identification of SSR Markers Linked to Brown Planthopper (Nilaparvata lugens Stal) Resistance in Rice (Oryza sativa L.). Molecular Biotechnol., 46: 63-71

  • Dayaman, V., N. Senthil, M. Raveendran, N. Nadarajan, P. Shanmugasundaram and P. Balasubramanian. 2009. Diversity analysis in selected Indian soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merrill] using morphological and Simple Sequence Repeat (SSR) markers. International Journal of Integrative Biology, 5(2): 125-129
  • Tamilkumar, P., R. Jerlin, N. Senthil, K..N. Ganesan, R. Janajeevan and M. Raveendran. 2009. Fingerprinting of Rice hyrids and their parental lines using microsatellite markers and their utilization in genetic purity assessment of hybrid Rice. Research Journal of Seed Science, 2(3): 40-47.
  • Vijayanand, V., N. Senthil, S. Vellaikumar and M. Paramathma. 2009. Genetic diversity of Indian Jatropha species as revealed by morphological and ISSR Markers. J. Crop Sci. Biotech.,12 (3) : 115 – 120.

  • Raghu, D., N. Senthil, T. Saraswathi, M. Raveendran, R. Gnanam, R. Venkatachalam, P. Shanmugasundaram and C. Mohan. 2007. Morphological and simple sequence repeats based finger printing of south Indian cassava germplasm. International Journal of Integrative Biology, 1(2): 141-148.

  • Kalyana Babu, B., N. Senthil, S. Michael Gomez, K. R. Biji, N. S. Rajendraprasad and S. Satheesh Kumar and R. Chandra Babu. 2006. Assessment of genetic diversity among finger millet (Eleusine coracana (L) Gaertn) accessions using molecular markers. Genetic Resources and crop evolution, 54 (2): 399-404
  • Vidyasaraswathi, D., P. Azhaguvel, N. Senthil, T. Koba and T. Komatsuda. 2006. Molecular mapping of Non-Brittle rachis gene btr1 and btr2 using STS markers in Barley. JARQ, 40(3): 239-242.

  • Senthil, N and T. Komatsuda. 2005. Inter-subspecific maps of non-brittle rachis genes btr1/btr2 using occidendal, oriental and wild barley lines. Euphytica, 145:215-220.

  • Komatsuda, T., P. Maxim, N. Senthil and Y. Mano. 2004. High-density AFLP map of non-brittle rachis 1 (btr1)and 2 (btr2) genes in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). Theo. Appl. Genet., 109:986-995.
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On-Going Projects Details:
 S. No Project Name  Funding Agency  Date of Completion Budget
1 Enrichment of nutritional quality in maize through molecular breeding (PI)

2015 - 2020

88.69 lakhs   
Completed Projects Details:

S. No Project Name  Funding Agency  Date of Completion Budget
1 National Agricultural Development Project (NADP-RKVY)- Establishment of Centre of Innovation at AC &RI, Madurai (PI)

2015 - 18

605 lakhs   
 2 Strengthening of tissue culture unit at AC & RI, Madurai (Co-PI)   NHM 2015 - 16    20 Lakhs    
 3 Enrichment of nutritional quality in maize through molecular breeding (PI)   
DBT, New Delhi
2015 - 20

88.69 lakhs
4 Puccinia sequencing project and studying the fitness potential of wheat rust pathogen (PI)   DBT, New Delhi
2011 - 15

41.5 lakhs   
5 Marker assisted introgression of LysE gene for enhanced ProA in Maize (PI)
DBT, New Delhi

2011 - 14

27.20 lakhs   
6 Molecular tagging of downy mildew disease resistance in maize and introgression into elite inbred lines (PI)  DBT, New Delhi
2007 - 12

10.00 lakhs   

DBT - Programme support for Research and Development in Agricultural Biotechnology - Phase I        (Out of seven projects, PI in one sub project and Co - PI in two sub projects)   
DBT, New Delhi

 2006 - 11

861 lakhs (Total budget)    

DBT - Programme support for Research and Development in Agricultural Biotechnology – Phase II (Out of six projects, PI in one sub project and Co - PI in one sub project)  
DBT, New Delhi

2012 - 18

200 lakhs (Total budget)    
9 Development of rice varieties for submergence tolerance in rice project (Co - PI)  UGC
2010 - 12

10 lakhs   
10 Development of downy mildew resistance maize through marker assisted back cross breeding approach (Co - PI)

2011 - 13

11 lakhs   
11 Development of low phytate soybean ( Glycine max L.Merr) through induced mutagenesis (Co - PI)  BRNS
2011 - 14

18.82 lakhs   
12 Marker assisted introgression of LcyE gene for enhanced ProA in development of maize hybrid and evaluation of their seed quality characters (Co - PI)  DST - (WOS-A)
2011 - 14

15.48 Lakhs   

Identification of Beta carotene rich pearl millet (golden millet) lines to enhance the nutritional security (Co - PI)


10.00 lakhs   

Development of salinity stress resistance in rice varieties (Co - PI)
DBT, New Delhi


21.50 lakhs   

Isolation and validation of salt tolerant genes in Ragi       (Elusine cororacona L.) (Co - PI)
DBT, New Delhi


17.64 lakhs   

Development of Non-lodging Little millet (Panicum sumatrance) varieties with bold seeds and high yield through induced mutagenesis (Co - PI)


8.4 lakhs   

Genetic purity assessment of commercial seed lots of varieties and hybrids of rice and maize through identification of suitable SSR markers (Co - PI)


6.35 lakh   

Comparative mapping of different soybean mapping population using SSR markers and mapping major QTLs associated with yield (PI)


3.8 Lakhs