Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Drp1 regulates transcription of ribosomal protein genes in embryonic heartsJournal of Cell Science.  135. 2022
2021 Fine-tuned repression of Drp1 driven mitochondrial fission primes a ‘stem/progenitor-like state’ to support neoplastic transformationeLife.  10. 2021
2021 Strategy of isolating 'primed' tumor initiating cells based on mitochondrial transmembrane potentialBio-protocol.  11. 2021
2021 Mito-SinCe2 Approach to Analyze Mitochondrial Structure–Function Relationship in Single CellsMethods in Molecular Biology.  2275:415-432. 2021
2020 Interplay of mitochondrial fission-fusion with cell cycle regulation: Possible impacts on stem cell and organismal agingExperimental Gerontology.  135. 2020
2019 New quantitative approach reveals heterogeneity in mitochondrial structure–function relations in tumor-initiating cellsJournal of Cell Science.  132. 2019
2018 Methods for assessing mitochondrial quality control mechanisms and cellular consequences in cell cultureRedox Biology.  17:59-69. 2018
2018 ERK regulates mitochondrial membrane potential in fission deficient Drosophila follicle cells during differentiationDevelopmental Biology.  434:48-62. 2018
2017 Regulation of autophagy, mitochondrial dynamics, and cellular bioenergetics by 4-hydroxynonenal in primary neuronsAutophagy.  13:1828-1840. 2017
2017 Studying Mitochondrial Structure and Function in Drosophila OvariesJournal of Visualized Experiments.  2017. 2017
2016 Crosstalk between the mitochondrial fission protein, Drp1, and the cell cycle is identified across various cancer types and can impact survival of epithelial ovarian cancer patientsOncotarget.  7:60021-60037. 2016
2015 Metabolic reprogramming is required for myofibroblast contractility and differentiationJournal of Biological Chemistry.  290:25427-25438. 2015
2015 A new mitochondrial pool of cyclin E, regulated by Drp1, is linked to cell-density-dependent cell proliferationJournal of Cell Science.  128:4171-4182. 2015
2013 Mitochondrial fission-fusion as an emerging key regulator of cell proliferation and differentiationBioEssays.  35:955-964. 2013
2013 Dysfunctional mitochondrial bioenergetics and oxidative stress in Akita+/Ins2-derived β-cells 2013
2013 Coordinated elevation of mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation and autophagy help drive hepatocyte polarization 2013
2012 DRP1-dependent mitochondrial fission initiates follicle cell differentiation during Drosophila oogenesis 2012
2010 Analysis of mitochondrial dynamics and functions using imaging approachesCurrent protocols in cell biology / editorial board, Juan S. Bonifacino ... [et al.].  4251-42521. 2010
2010 Mitochondria Supply Membranes for Autophagosome Biogenesis during StarvationCell.  141:656-667. 2010
2009 A hyperfused mitochondrial state achieved at G1-S regulates cyclin E buildup and entry into S phase 2009
2007 Mammalian sperm capacitation: role of phosphotyrosine proteins.Society of Reproduction and Fertility supplement.  63:295-312. 2007


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2009 Mitochondria.  137-146. 2009

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Genetics, 2005
  • Full Name

  • Kasturi Mitra