Saji Kumar Sreedharan

Sreedharan Saji Kumar

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, Otto-Von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Germany
  • BSc, University of Kerala, India
Research Interest(s)
  • Memory
  • Memory Loss
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Metaplasticity
  • Synaptic Plasticity
Recent Publications
  • 1. Luo, S. X., Huang, J., Li, Q., Mohammad, H., Lee, C. Y., Krishna, K., . . . Fu, Y. (2018). Regulation of feeding by somatostatin neurons in the tuberal nucleus. Science, 361(6397), 76-81. doi:10.1126/science.aar4983.
  • 2. Sharma, M., & Sajikumar, S. (2018). G9a/GLP Complex Acts as a Bidirectional Switch to Regulate Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor-Dependent Plasticity in Hippocampal CA1 Pyramidal Neurons. CEREBRAL CORTEX.
  • 3. Benoy, A., Dasgupta, A., & Sajikumar, S. (2018). Hippocampal area CA2: an emerging modulatory gateway in the hippocampal circuit. EXPERIMENTAL BRAIN RESEARCH, 236(4), 919-931. doi:10.1007/s00221-018-5187-5.
  • 4. Sharma, M., Raghuraman, R., & Sajikumar, S. (2018). Epigenetics: The panacea for cognitive decline?. Aging, 10(1), 1-2. doi:10.18632/aging.101366.
  • 5. Dasgupta, A., Kim, J., Manakkadan, A., Arumugam, T. V., & Sajikumar, S. (2017). Intermittent fasting promotes prolonged associative interactions during synaptic tagging/capture by altering the metaplastic properties of the CA1 hippocampal neurons. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. doi:10.1016/j.nlm.2017.12.004.