Rekha Yesudas, PhD



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Email Address: ryesudas@atsu.edu

Research Interests: angiotensin type I receptor regulation in diabetic nephropathy

Education:

Postdoctoral - (Physiology): Texas Tech University Health Science Center SOP (2009)
PhD - (Pathophysiology and Parasitology): University of Kerala, India (2005)
MPhil - (Histo-pathology and Microscopy): University of Kerala, India (1998)
MS - (Physiology): University of Kerala, India (1996)
BS - (Biology): University of Kerala, India (1994)

Scholarly Activity

Research Publications:

2016 | Tei FF, Kowalyk S, Reid JA, Presta MA, Yesudas R, Mayer DC. Assessment and Molecular Characterization of Human Intestinal Parasites in Bivalves from Orchard Beach, NY, USA. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2016 Mar 29;13(4):381. doi: 10.3390/ijerph13040381.

2012 | Yesudas R, Gumaste U, Snyder R, Thekkumkara T. Tannic acid down-regulates the angiotensin type 1 receptor through a MAPK-dependent mechanism. Mol Endocrinol. 2012 Mar;26(3):458-70. doi: 10.1210/me.2011-1224. Epub 2012 Feb 9

2011 | Yesudas R, Snyder R, Abbruscato T, Thekkumkara T. Functional role of sodium glucose transporter in high glucose-mediated angiotensin type 1 receptor downregulation in human proximal tubule cells. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2012 Sep;303(5):F766-74. doi: 10.1152/ajprenal.00651.2011. Epub 2012 May 30

2010 | Pillai VC, Yesudas R, Shaik IH, Thekkumkara TJ, Bickel U, Srivenugopal KS, Mehvar R. Delivery of NADPH-cytochrome P450 reductase antisense oligos using avidin-biotin approach. Bioconjug Chem. 2010 Feb 17;21(2):203-7. doi: 10.1021/bc900449b.

2004 | Rekha RY, John MV. Dinurus ivanosi sp. nov. (Digenea: Hemiuridae) from the stomach of dolphin fish, Coryphaena hippurus, caught off the Kerala Coast, India. Parasitol Res. 2004 Mar;92(5):380-3. Epub 2004 Jan 27

2004 | Rekha RY, Sreekumar S. Morphology of the integumentary structures in the nymph of lace bug, Stephanitis typica (Hemiptera: Tingidae). J Electron Microsc (Tokyo). 2004;53(1):57-61.

1991 | Yesudas R. R. & John M. V. (2002). A report on the taxonomic status of Dinurus hippuri Nadakal et al., 1991 (Digenea: Hemiuridae), a stomach parasite in the food fish Coryphaena hippurus of Kerala Coast. J Parasit Dis. 26(2): 114-115