Publications in 2011

1.  Biplab K. Deka, Tarun K. Maji and Manabendra Mandal (2011). Study on properties of nanocomposites based on HDPE, LDPE, PP, PVC, wood and clay Polym. Bull         

2. Jyoti Prasad Saikia and Bolin Kumar Konwar (2011). Genome size determination and rapd analysis of four edible aroids of North East India IIOAB.

3. J. P. Saikia and B. K. Konwar. (2011). Biochemical composition and bioactivity of four edible aroids. Journal of Root Crops.                

4. P. Bharali and B. K. Konwar (2011). Production and physiochemical characterization of a biosurfactant  produced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa OBP1 isolated from the petroleum sludge. Applied Biochem. & Biotech

5. P. Bharali, S. Das, B. K. Konwar and A. J. Thakur (2011). Crude biosurfactant from thermophilic Alcaligenes faecalis: Feasibility in petro-spill bioremediation. Int J Biodeterioration &  Biodegradation

6. Pinkee Phukan, J. P.Saikia and B. K. Konwar (2011). Enhancing the stability of colloidal silver nanoparticles using polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) from  Bacillus circulans (MTCC 8167) isolated from crude oil    

    contaminated soil Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces.               

7. Nair, R.G., Roy, J.K., Samdarshi, S.K., Mukherjee, A.K (2011). Enhanced visible light photocatalytic disinfection of gram negative, pathogenic Escherichia coli bacteria with Ag/ TiV oxidenanoparticle Colloids Surf

     B Biointerfaces.

8. Saikia D., Thakur, R., Mukherjee, A. K. (2011). An acidic phospholipase A2 (RVVA-PLA2-I) purified from Daboia russelli venom exerts its anticoagulant activity by enzymatic hydrolysis of plasma phospholipids

    and by non-enzymatic inhibition of factor Xa in a phospholipids/Ca2+ independent manner. Toxicon             

9. Rai, S. K., Mukherjee, A. K. (2011). Optimization of production of an oxidant and detergent-stable alkaline β-keratinase from Brevibacillus sp. strain AS-S10-II: application of enzyme in laundry detergent

    formulations and in leather industry Biochemical Engineering Journal

10. Mukherjee, A. K., Rai, S.K (2011). A Statistical approach for the enhanced production of alkaline protease showing fibrinolytic activity from a newly isolated Gram-negative Bacillus sp. strain AS- S20-I New 

      Biotechnology       

11. Freek J. Vonk, Kate Jackson, Robin Doley, Frank Madaras, Peter J. Mirtschin and Nicolas Vidal (2011). Snake venom: From fieldwork to the clinic: Recent insights into snake biology, together with new technology

      allowing high throughput screening of venom, bring new hope for drug discovery BioEassys          

12. I.R. Kamrupi, P.Phukon, B. K. Konwer and S.K. Dolui. (2011). Synthesis of silver–polystyrene nanocomposite particles using water in supercritical carbon dioxide medium and its antimicrobial activity.The Journal of

     Supercritical Fluids. Vol 55: 1089-1094.

13. M. M. Phukon, R. S. Chutia, B. K. Konwar (2011). Microalgae Chlorella as a potential bioenergy feed stock. Applied Energy Vol 88(10): 3307 – 3312.

14. Jyoti Prasad Saikia and Bolin Kumar Konwar and R. Kataki (2011). Genome size determination and RAPD analysis of four edible aroids of North East India. IIOAB Journal 1: 25 – 30.

15. P. Bharali and B. K. Konwar (2011). Production and physiochemical characterization of a biosurfactant produced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa OBP1 isolated from the petroleum sludge. Applied Biochem. & Biotech. DOI/10.1007/S 12010-011-9225-Z.

16. P. Bharali, S. Das, B. K. Konwar and A. J. Thakur (2011).  Crude biosurfactant from thermophilic Alcaligenes faecalis: Feasibility in petro-spill bioremediation. Int J Biodeterioration &  Biodegradation Vol 65 (5): 682-690.

17. Pinkee Phukan, J. P.Saikia and B. K. Konwar (2011). Enhancing the stability of colloidal silver nanoparticles using polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) from  Bacillus circulans (MTCC 8167) isolated from crude oil contaminated soil. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 86:314-318.

16. Sonia D Lourembam, Clara E Sawian, Shashi Baruah (2011) Differential association of KIR gene loci to risk of malaria in ethnic groups of Assam, Northeast India. Infection Genetics and Evolution, doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2011.08.017