Publications and Presentations

  1. Kumar, Rinku; Saha, Sajjita and Sinha, Bidisha. 2019."Cell spread area and traction forces determine myosin-II-based cortex thickness regulation." BBA Molecular Cell Research, TBA, TBA https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbamcr.2019.07.011

  2. Biswas, Arikta; Kashyap, Purba; Datta, Sanchari; Sengupta, Titas and Sinha, Bidisha. 2019."Cholesterol Depletion by MbCD Enhances Cell Membrane Tension and Its Variations-Reducing Integrity." Biophysical Journal, 116, 1456-1468 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2017.08.041

  3. Melissa Dewulf, Darius Vasco Köster, Bidisha Sinha, Christine Viaris de Lesegno, Valérie Chambon, Anne Bigot, Mona Bensalah, Elisa Negroni, Nicolas Tardif, Joanna Podkalicka, Ludger Johannes, Pierre Nassoy, Gillian Butler-Browne, Christophe Lamaze & Cedric M. Blouin. (2019). Dystrophy-associated caveolin-3 mutations reveal that caveolae couple IL6/STAT3 signaling with mechanosensing in human muscle cells. Nature Communications, (2019) 10:1974  https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-09405-5

  4. Book Chapter: Bidisha Sinha, Arikta Biswas, and G. V. Soni. 2018. Cellular and Nuclear Forces: An Overview: Methods Molecular Biology, Vol. 1805, Christophe Lavelle (Eds): Molecular Motors, 978-1-4939-8554-8, 326629_2_En, (1)

  5. Biswas, Arikta; Alex, Amal and Sinha, Bidisha. 2017. "Interference based mapping of cell membrane fluctuations reveal their active regulation and transient heterogeneities." Biophysical Journal, 113, 1768-1781

  6. Alessandri K, Sarangi BR, Gurchenkov VV, Sinha B, Kießling TR, Fetler L, Rico F, Scheuring S, Lamaze C, Simon A, Geraldo S, Vignjevic D, Doméjean H, Rolland L, Funfak A, Bibette J, Bremond N, Nassoy P. (2013) Cellular capsules as a tool for multicellular spheroid production and for investigating the mechanics of tumor progression in vitro. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A37:14843-8.

  7. Sinha, B*, Köster, D.*, Ruez, R., Gonnord, P., Bastiani, M., Abankwa, D., Stan, R., Johannes, L., Morone N., Parton, R., Raposo, G., Sens, P., Lamaze, C. and Nassoy, P. (2011) Cells respond to mechanical stress by rapid disassembly of caveolae. Cell 144, 402-403. (*equal contribution) Referred to by the Preview: Mayor, S. (2011) Need Tension Relief Fast? Try Caveolae Cell 144, 323-324.Cell PaperFlick Video Abstract : https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=X1ALpdliWOw 

  8. Book Chapter: Sinha, B., Bhattacharya, D., Sinha, D.K., Talwar, S., Maharana, S., Gupta, S., Shivashankar, G.V. (2010). Dynamic organization of chromatin assembly and transcription factories in living cells. Methods Cell Biol 98, 57-78.

  9. Sinha, D.K., Banerjee, B., Maharana, S., and Shivashankar, G.V. (2008). Probing the dynamic organization of transcription compartments and gene loci within the nucleus of living cells. Biophys J 95, 5432-5438. https://www.cell.com/biophysj/retrieve/pii/S0006349508789665  

  10. Rao, J., Bhattacharya, D., Banerjee, B., Sarin, A., and Shivashankar, G.V. (2007). Trichostatin-A induces differential changes in histone protein dynamics and expression in HeLa cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 363, 263-268. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17869223 

  11. Banerjee, B., Bhattacharya, D., and Shivashankar, G.V. (2006). Chromatin structure exhibits spatio-temporal heterogeneity within the cell nucleus. Biophys J 91, 2297-2303.(COVER PAGE)https://www.biophysj.org/cgi/content/full/91/6/2297  

  12. Krishna, S., Banerjee, B., Ramakrishnan, T.V., and Shivashankar, G.V. (2005). Stochastic simulations of the origins and implications of long-tailed distributions in gene expression. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102, 4771-4776. https://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/full/102/13/4771

  13. Banerjee, B., Balasubramanian, S., Ananthakrishna, G., Ramakrishnan, T.V., and Shivashankar, G.V. (2004). Tracking operator state fluctuations in gene expression in single cells. Biophys J 86, 3052-3059. https://www.biophysj.org/cgi/content/full/86/5/3052 

  14. Sinha, D.K., Bhattacharya D., Banerjee, B., Hameed, F.M., and Shivashankar, G.V. (2004). Development of single molecule tracking fluorescence microscope combined with force spectroscopy for gene expression analysis. Current Sc 87, 239-244.