Ramar Perumalsamy

Perumalsamy Ramar

Appointment(s)
  • Senior Research Fellow, Department of Physiology
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of Madras, India
  • BSc, Madurai Kamaraj University, India
Research Interest(s)
  • Antimicrobial Peptides
  • Wound Healing
  • Antiviral Activity
  • Inflammasome
Recent Publications
  • 1. Samy RP, Thwin MM, Stiles BG, Satyanarayana-Jois S, Chinnathambi A, Zayed ME, Alharbi SA, Siveen KS, Sikka S, Kumar AP, Sethi G, Lim LH. 2015 Apr. Novel phospholipase A2 inhibitors from python serum are potent peptide antibiotics. Biochimie. 111:30-44. doi: 10.1016/j.biochi.2015.01.003. 25583073.
  • 2. Stiles BG, Pradhan K, Fleming JM, Samy RP, Barth H, Popoff MR. 2014 Sep. Clostridium and bacillus binary enterotoxins: bad for the bowels, and eukaryotic being. Toxins (Basel). 6(9):2626-56. doi: 10.3390/toxins6092626. 25198129.
  • 3. Samy RP, Kandasamy M, Gopalakrishnakone P, Stiles BG, Rowan EG, Becker D, Shanmugam MK, Sethi G, Chow VT. 2014 Feb. Wound healing activity and mechanisms of action of an antibacterial protein from the venom of the eastern diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus). PLoS One. 9(2):e80199. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0080199. 24551028.
  • 4. Narasaraju T, Yang E, Samy RP, Tan KS, Moorthy AN, Phoon MC, van Rooijen N, Choi HW, Chow VT1. 2014. Combination therapy with hepatocyte growth factor and oseltamivir confers enhanced protection against influenza viral pneumonia. Curr Mol Med. 14(5):690-702. 24894172.