Publications and Presentations

Mani, S., and Thattai, M. (2016). Stacking the odds for Golgi cisternal maturation. eLife 10.7554/eLife.16231.
Dey, G., Thattai, M., and Baum, B. (2016). On the Archaeal Origins of Eukaryotes and the Challenges of Inferring Phenotype from Genotype. Trends Cell Biol 26: 476-485.
Mani, S., and Thattai, M. (2016). Wine glasses and hourglasses: Non-adaptive complexity of vesicle traffic in microbial eukaryotes. Mol Biochem Parasitol doi: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2016.03.006.
Thattai, M. (2016). Universal Poisson Statistics of mRNAs with Complex Decay Pathways. Biophys. J. 110: 301-305.
Purkanti, R., and Thattai, M. (2015). Ancient dynamin segments capture early stages of host- mitochondrial integration. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 112 , 2800-2805.
Peisajovich, S., and Thattai, M. (2014). Current approaches in evolution: From molecules to cells and organisms. J. Exp. Zool. B 322: 465-467.
Gupta, G. D., Dey, G., Swetha, M. G., Ramalingam, B., Khader, S., Thottacherry, J.J., Kalappurakkal, J. M., Howes, M. T., Chandran, R., Das, A., Menon, S., Parton, R. G., Sowdhamini, R., Thattai, M., and Mayor, S. (2014). Population distribution analyses reveal a hierarchy of molecular players underlying parallel endocytic pathways. PLoS ONE 9, e100554.
Dey, G., Gupta, G. D., Ramalingam, B., Sathe, M., Mayor, S., and Thattai, M. (2014). Exploiting cell-to-cell variability to detect cellular perturbations. PloS ONE 9, e90540.
Ramadas, R., and Thattai, M. (2013). New organelles by gene duplication in a biophysical model of eukaryote endomembrane evolution. Biophys. J. 104, 2553-2563.
Anand, R., and Thattai, M. (2013). Interactions among quorum sensing inhibitors. PLoS ONE 8, e62254.
Thattai, M. (2013). Using topology to tame the complex biochemistry of genetic networks. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. A 371, 20110548.
Brodsky, F., Thattai, M., and Mayor, S. (2012). Evolutionary cell biology: Lessons from diversity. Nature Cell Biol. 14, 651.
Rai, N., Anand, R., Ramkumar, K., Sreenivasan, V., Dabholkar, S., Venkatesh, K. V., and Thattai, M. (2012). Prediction by Promoter Logic in Bacterial Quorum Sensing. PLoS Comp. Biol. 8, e1002361.
Anand, R., Rai, N., and Thattai, M. (2011). Promoter reliability in modular transcriptional networks. Methods Enzymol. 497, 31-49.
Ramadas, R., and Thattai, M. (2010). Flipping DNA to generate and regulate microbial consortia. Genetics 184, 285-293.
Callahan, B., Thattai, M., and Shraiman, B. I. (2009) Emergent gene order in a model of modular polyketide synthases. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 106, 19410-19415.
Khan, A. G., Thattai, M., and Bhalla, U. S. (2008). Odor representations in the rat olfactory bulb change smoothly with morphing stimuli. Neuron 57, 571-585.
Thattai, M., Burak, Y., and Shraiman, B. I. (2007). The origins of specificity in polyketide synthase protein interactions. PLoS Comp. Biol. 3, e186.
Dabholkar, S., and Thattai, M. (2007). Brainstorming Biology. IET Synthetic Biol. 1, 17-20.
Ozbudak, E. M., Thattai, M., Lim, H., Shraiman, B. I., and van Oudenaarden, A. (2004). Multistability in the lactose utilization network of Escherichia coli. Nature 427, 737-740.
Thattai, M., and van Oudenaarden, A. (2004). Stochastic gene expression in fluctuating environments. Genetics 167, 523-530.
Thattai, M., and Shraiman, B. I. (2003). Metabolic switching in the sugar phosphotransferase system of Escherichia coli. Biophys. J. 85, 744-754.
Thattai, M., and van Oudenaarden, A. (2002). Attenuation of Noise in Ultrasensitive Signaling Cascades. Biophys. J. 82, 2943-2950.
Ozbudak, E. M., Thattai, M., Kurtser, I., Grossman A. D., and van Oudenaarden, A. (2002). Regulation of noise in the expression of a single gene. Nature Genet. 31, 69-73.
Thattai, M., and van Oudenaarden, A. (2001). Intrinsic noise in gene regulatory networks. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 98, 8614-8619.
Willems, P., and Thattai, M. (1999). Increased thermal noise in nonuniform fiber suspensions. Phys. Lett. A 253, 16-20.