Since joining@UTRGV, Edinburg, USA

  • 1. Sahoo N, Yang K, Coburger I, Bernert A, Swain SM, Gessner G, Kappl R, Kühl T, Imhof D, Hoshi T, Schönherr R, Heinemann SH (2022). Intracellular hemin is a potent inhibitor of the voltage-gated potassium channel Kv10.1. Scientific Reports, 12(1):14645.

  • 2. Rahman MA, Sahoo N, Yemmireddy V. (2022) Analysis of Sanitizer Rotation on the Susceptibility, Biofilm Forming Ability and Caco-2 Cell Adhesion and Invasion of Listeria. Pathogens, 11(9):961.

  • 3. Mohid SA, Sharma P, Alghalayini A, Saini T, Datta D, Willcox MDP, Ali H, Raha S, Singha A, Lee D, Sahoo N, Cranfield CG, Roy S, Bhunia A. (2022 ) A rationally designed synthetic antimicrobial peptide against Pseudomonas-associated corneal keratitis: Structure-function correlation. Biophysical Chemistry, 286:106802.

  • 4. Ramasamy M, Damaj MB, Vargas-Bautista C, Mora V, Liu J, Padilla CS, Irigoyen S, Saini T, Sahoo N, Da Silva JA. and Mandadi KK. (2021) A sugarcane G-protein-coupled receptor, ShGPCR1, confers tolerance to multiple abiotic stresses. Frontiers in Plant Science, p.2516.

  • 5. Gandhi A, Kariyat R, Harikishore A, Ayati M, Bhunia A, Sahoo N. (2021) Deciphering the Role of Ion Channels in Early Defense Signaling against Herbivorous Insects. Cells. 10(9):2219.

  • 6. Gandhi A, Kariyat RR, Chappa C, Tayal M, Sahoo N. (2020) Tobacco Hornworm (Manduca sexta) Oral Secretion Elicits Reactive Oxygen Species in Isolated Tomato Protoplasts. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 21(21):8297.

  • 7. Li P, Hu M, Wang C, Feng X, Zhao Z, Yang Y, Sahoo N, Gu M, Yang Y, Xiao S, Sah R, Cover TL, Chou J, Geha R, Benavides F, Hume RI, Xu H. (2020) LRRC8 family proteins within lysosomes regulate cellular osmoregulation and enhance cell survival to multiple physiological stresses. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 117(46):29155-29165.

  • 8. Bera S, Gayen N, Mohid SA, Bhattacharyya D, Krishnamoorthy J, Sarkar D, Choi J, Sahoo N, Mandal AK, Lee D, Bhunia A. (2020) Comparison of Synthetic Neuronal Model Membrane Mimics in Amyloid Aggregation at Atomic Resolution. ACS Chemical Neuroscience. 1;11(13):1965-1977.

  • 9. Coburger I, Yang K, Bernert A, Wiesel E, Sahoo N, Swain SM, Hoshi T, Schönherr R, Heinemann SH. (2020) Impact of intracellular hemin on N-type inactivation of voltage-gated K+ channels. Pflugers Arch. 472(5): 551–560.

  • 10. Lu Y, Zhang X, Yang Y, Li D, Tang K, Zhao Z, He W, Wang C, Sahoo N, Davis CS, Brooks S, Bigot A, Calvo R, Martinez NJ, Southall N, HuX, Marugan J, Ferrer M, and Xu H. (2020). Small-molecule activation ameliorates Duchenne muscular dystrophy in mouse models. Science Advances 6 (6), eaaz2736.

  • 11. Sahoo N, Cuello V, Udawant S, Litif C, Mustard JA, Keniry M. (2020) CRISPR-Cas9 Genome Editing in Human Cell Lines with Donor Vector Made by Gibson Assembly. Methods in Molecular Biology 2115:365–383.

  • 12. Zhang X, Chen W, Gao Q, Yang J, Yan X, Zhao H, Su L, Yang M, Gao C, Yao Y, Inoki K, Li D, Shao R, Wang S, Sahoo N, Kudo F, Eguchi T, Ruan B, Xu H. Rapamycin directly activates lysosomal mucolipin TRP channels independent of mTOR. (2019) PLoS Biology 17(5):e3000252.

Postdoctoral Work@Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

  • 13. Wang Z, Ocadiz-Ruiz R, Sundaresan S, Ding L, Hayes MM, Sahoo N, Xu H, Merchant JL. (2018) Isolation of Enteric Glial Cells from the Submucosa and Lamina Propria of the Adult Mouse. Journal of Visualized Experiments 138.

  • 14. Gessner G, Sahoo N, Swain SM, Hirtha G, Schönherr R, Medeb R, Westerhausen M, Brewitz HH, Heimer P, Imhof D, Hoshi T, and Heinemann SH. (2017) CO-independent modification of K+ channels by tricarbonyldichlororuthenium (II) dimer (CORM-2) involves histidine residues. European Journal of Pharmacology 815:33-41.

  • 15. Sahoo N, Gu M, Zhang X, Raval N, Yang J, Bekier M, Calvo R, Patnaik S, Wang W, King G, Samie M, Gao Q, Sahoo S, Sundaresan S, Keeley TM, Wang Y, Marugan J, Ferrer M, Samuelson LC, Merchant JL, and Xu H. (2017) An essential role of a Ca2+ channel in the tubulovesicle in proton secretion from gastric parietal cells. Developmental Cell 41(3):262-273.e6 (Front cover story).

  • 16. Sundaresan S, Meininger CA, Kang AJ, Photenhauer AL, Hayes MM, Sahoo N, Grembecka J, Cierpicki T, Ding L, Giordano TJ, Else T, Madrigal DJ, Low MJ, Campbell F, Baker AM, Xu H, Wright NA, Merchant JL. (2017) Gastrin induces nuclear export and proteasomal degradation of menin in enteric glial cells. Gastroenterology S0016-5085(17)36071-7.

  • 17. Wang W, Zhang X, Gao Q, Lawas M, Yu L, Cheng X, Gu M, Sahoo N, Li X, Li P, Ireland S, Meredith A, Xu H. (2017) A voltage-dependent K+ channel in the lysosome is required for refilling lysosomal Ca2+ stores. Journal of Cell Biology 216(6):1715-1730 (Front cover story).

  • 18. Sharma S, Sahoo N, Bhunia A. (2016) Antimicrobial peptides and their pore/ion channel properties in the neutralization of pathogenic microbes. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry 16(1):46-53.

  • 19. Swain SM, Sahoo N, Dennhardt S, Schönherr R, Heinemann SH. (2015) Calmodulin mediates calcium-sensing of A-type channels. Scientific Reports 5:15509.

  • 20. Sahoo N, Hoshi T, and Heinemann SH. (2014) Oxidative modulation of voltage-gated potassium channels. Antioxidant & Redox Signalling 21(6):933-52.

  • 21. Cheng X, Zhang X, Gao Q, Ali Samie M, Azar M, Tsang WL, Dong L, Sahoo N, Li X, Zhuo Y, Garrity AG, Wang X, Ferrer M, Dowling J, Xu L, Han R, Xu H. (2014) Intracellular Ca²⁺ channel MCOLN1 is required for sarcolemma repair to prevent muscular dystrophy. Nature Medicine 20(10):1187-92.

Ph.D. Thesis and Postdoctoral Work@Jena, Germany

  • 22. Sahoo N, Goradia N, Ohlenschläger O, Schönherr R, Friedrich M, Plass W, Kappl R, Hoshi T, Heinemann SH. (2013) Heme impairs the ball-and-chain inactivation of potassium channels. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110 (42):E4036-44.

  • 23. Kühl T, Wißbrock E, Goradia N, Sahoo N, Galler K, Neugebauer U, Popp J, Heinemann SH, Ohlenschläger O and Imhof D. (2013) Analysis of hemin -binding to cysteine-containing heme regulatory motifs in proteins. ACS Chemical Biology 8(8):1785-93.

  • 24. Sahoo N, Schönherr R, Hoshi T, Heinemann SH. (2012) Cysteines control the N- and C-linker-dependent gating of KCNH1 potassium channels. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1818(5):1187-95.

  • 25. Stengel R, Rivera-Milla E, Sahoo N, Ebert C, Bollig F, Heinemann SH, Schönherr R, Englert C. (2012) Kcnh1 voltage-gated potassium channels are essential for early zebrafish development. Journal of Biological Chemistry 287 (42): 35565-75.

  • 26. Marques-Carvalho MJ, Sahoo N, Muskett FW, Vieira-Pires RS, Gabant G, Cadene M, Schönherr R, Morais-Cabral JH. (2012) Structural, biochemical, and functional characterization of the cyclic nucleotide binding homology domain from the mouse EAG1 potassium channel. Journal of Molecular Biology 423(1):34-46.

  • 27. Sahoo N, Tröger J, Heinemann SH, Schönherr R. (2010) Current inhibition of human EAG1 potassium channels by the Ca2+ binding protein S100B. FEBS Letter 584(18):3896-900.

  • 28. Kühl T, Sahoo N, Nikolajski M, Schlott B, Heinemann SH, Imhof D. (2011) Determination of hemin-binding characteristics of proteins by a combinatorial peptide library approach. Chembiochem 12(18):2846-55.

  • 29. Kolbe K, Schönherr R, Gessner G, Sahoo N, Hoshi T, Heinemann SH. (2010) Cysteine 723 in the C-linker segment confers oxidative inhibition of hERG1 potassium channels. Journal of Physiology 588(Pt 16):2999-3009 (Front cover story).

Research Assistant@JNCASR, Bangalore, India

  • 30. Karmodiya K, Modak R, Sahoo N, Sajad S, Surolia N. (2008) Deciphering the key residues in Plasmodium falciparum beta-ketoacyl acyl carrier protein reductase responsible for interactions with Plasmodium falciparum acyl carrier protein. FEBS Journal 275(19):4756-66.

Master Thesis@Pondicherry University, India

  • 31. Naik PR, Sahoo N, Goswami D, Ayyadurai N, Sakthivel N. (2008) Genetic and functional diversity among fluorescent pseudomonads isolated from the rhizosphere of banana. Microbial Ecology 56(3):492-504.