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Shri Ram Yadav
Shri Ram Yadav Assistant Professor srydbfbt[at]iitr.ac.in +91-1332-284782 Website
Areas of Interest
  • Plant Developmental Biology, Functional genomics of root morphology in rice and Arabidopsis: Forward and Reverse Genetics
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
"INSA MEDAL FOR YOUNG SCIENTISTS - 2015" by "Indian National Science Academy, INDIA" Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee2015
"NASI-YOUNG SCIENTIST PLATINUM JUBILEE AWARD-2015" by "The National Academy of Sciences, INDIA"Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee2015
“INNOVATIVE YOUNG BIOTECHNOLOGIST AWARD (IYBA-2014)” by Dept of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of INDIA Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee2014
"GOLD-MEDAL" during M.Sc. BiotechnologyDepartment of Biotechnology, Jammu University, Jammu2002
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Post-doctoral Research Plant Developmental BiologyUniversity of Helsinki, FINLAND2009-2013
Ph.D.Plant Developmental BiologyIndian Institute of Science, Bangalore, INDIA2003-2009
M.Sc.BiotechnologyUniversity of Jammu, Jammu, INDIA2000-2002
B.Sc.Botany, ChemistryUdai Pratap Autonomous College, Varanasi, INDIA1997-2000
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Systematic transcript profiling and functional analysis of regulators during rice root developmentDBT2017
Functional Genomics of Rice Root System Architecture (RSA): hormonal regulationSERB2016
Functional Studies of Transcriptional Network downstream of Crown Rootless1INSA2016
Auxin-cytokinin interaction and its functional significance DBT2015
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
Dr. Akhilesh Yadav, Post-doctoral FellowCell Signaling during root development
Dr. Reena Yadav, Post-doctoral FellowRoot stem cell regulation
Ms. Ananya Neogy, PhD ScholarHormonal Responses during rooting
Mr Tushar Garg, PhD ScholarIdentifying regulators of root development
Ms Zeenu Singh, PhD ScholarHormonal Responses during rooting
Ms Harshita Singh, PhD ScholarCell-cell communication in roots
Khrang Khrang Mushahary, Project JRFHormonal Responses during rooting
National International Collaboration
TopicOrganisationLevel
Prof. Mukesh Jain, Genomics & BioinformaticsJNU, New DelhiRP
Dr. Krishan Gopal, Protein Structure & FunctionIMTECH, ChandigarhRP
Books Authored

Sevilem, I., Yadav, S. R., and Helariutta. Y. (2015) Plasmodesmata - channels for intercellular signaling during plant growth and development. Methods in Molecular Biology: 1217:3-24. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-1523-1_1.

Refereed Journal Papers

A. Research Articles:

(1) Furuta-Miyashima, K# ., Yadav, S. R# , Lehesranta, S# ., Belevich, I., Miyashima, S., Heo, J., Vaten, A., Lindgren, O., De Rybel, B., Van Isterdael, G., Somervuo, P., Lichtenberger, R., Rocha, R., Thitamadee, S., Tähtiharju, S., Auvinen, P., Beeckman, T., Jokitalo, E. and Helariutta, Y. (2014) Arabidopsis NAC45/86 direct sieve element morphogenesis culminating in enucleation. Science: 345: 933-937. # Joint first author. (IF: 33.61).

(2) Dettmer, J.*, Ursache, R.*, Campilho, A.*, Miyashima, S.. Belevich, I., O’Regan, S., Mullendore, D.L., Yadav, S.R., Lanz, C., Papagni, A., Schneeberger, K., Weigel, D., Stierhof, Y., Moritz, T., Knoblauch, M., Jokitalo, E & Helariutta, Y. (2014) CHOLINE TRANSPORTER LIKE1 (CHER1) is required for sieve plate development to mediate long distance cell-to-cell communication. Nature Communication: Jul 10;5:4276. doi: 10.1038/ncomms5276. *, These authors contributed equally. (IF: 11.47).

(3) Khanday, I.# , Yadav, S. R. # , and Vijayraghavan, U. (2013) Rice OsLHS1/OsMADS1 controls floret meristem specification by coordinated regulation of transcription factors and hormone signaling pathways. Plant Physiology: 161: 1970-1983. # Joint first author. (IF: 7.39).

(4) Vatén, A., Dettmer, J., Wu, S**., Stierhof, Y**., Miyashima, S** ., Yadav, S. R., Roberts, C. J., Campilho, A., Bulone, V., Lichtenberger, R., Lehesranta, S., Mähönen, A. P., Kim, J. Y., Jokitalo, E., Sauer, N., Scheres, B., Nakajima, K., Carlsbecker, A* ., Gallagher, K. L* . and Helariutta, Y. (2011) Callose Biosynthesis Regulates Symplastic Trafficking During Root Development. Developmental Cell: 21: 1144-1155. *, ** These authors contributed equally. (IF: 14.03).

(5) Yadav, S. R., Khanday, I., Majhi, B. B., Veluthambi, K and Vijayraghavan, U. (2011) Auxinresponsive OsMGH3, a common target of OsMADS1 and OsMADS6 controls rice floret fertility. Plant and Cell Physiology: 52: 2123-2135. (IF: 4.7).

(6) Yadav, S. R.# , Prasad, K# . and Vijayraghavan, U. (2007) Divergent Regulatory OsMADS2 Functions Control Size, Shape and Differentiation of the Highly Derived Rice Floret Second-Whorl Organ. Genetics: 176: 283-294. # Joint first author. (IF: 4.00).

(7) Yadav, S. R. and Vijayraghavan, U. (2008) OsMADS1 as a transcriptional regulator of rice floral organ fate affects auxin and cytokinin signaling pathways. Developmental Biology: 319: A151 (Abstract). (IF: 4.416).

(8) Siligato, R., Wang, X., Yadav, S. R., Lehesranta, S., Ma, G., Ursache, R., Sevilem, I., Zhang, J., Gorte, M., Prasad, K., Wrzaczek, M., Heidstra, R., Murphy, A., Scheres, B. and Mähönen, A. P. (2016) MultiSite Gateway compatible cell type-specific gene inducible system for plants. Plant Physiology: 170: 627-641. (IF: 6.841)

B. Reviews:

(9) Yadav, S. R., Kumar, A., Neogy, A., Garg, T. (2017) OsMADS1/OsLHS1: diversified regulatory functions in ensuring transition and completion of sexual reproduction in rice. Proc Indian Natn Sci Acad: 83: 67-79 (Review).

(10) Yadav, S. R. and Helariutta, Y. (2014) Programmed Cell Death: New Role in Trimming the Root Tips. Current Biology: 24: R374-R376 (Dispatch). (IF: 9.571).

(11) Yadav, S. R. # , Yan, D# ., Sevilem, I. and Helariutta, Y. (2014) Plasmodesmata mediated intercellular signaling during plant growth and development. Front Plant Sci.: 5:44 (Review). # Joint first authors. (IF: 3.95).

(12) Lucas, W.J.# , Groover, A.# , Lichtenberger, R.# , Furuta, K.# , Yadav, S. R. # , Helariutta, Y.# , He, X.Q.# , Fukuda, H.# , Kang, J.# , Brady, S.M.# , Patrick, J.W.# , Sperry, J.# , Yoshida, A.# , LópezMillán, A.F.# , Grusak, M.A.# and Kachroo, P.# (2013) The Plant Vascular System: Evolution, Development and Functions. J. Integr. Plant Biol.: 55: 294-388. # Joint first author. (IF: 3.367).

(13) Yadav, S. R., Bishopp, A. and Helariutta, Y. (2010) Plant development: early events in lateral root initiation. Current Biology: 20: R843-R845 (Dispatch). (IF: 10.025). 

* Joint first authors.

Miscellaneous
  • Vatén, A., Dettmer, J., Miyashima, S., Yadav, S. R., Campilho, A., Bulone, V., Lichtenberger, R., Lehesranta, S., Mähönen, A. P., Carlsbecker, A., Helariutta Y., Furuta, K. Title of Invention: POLYPEPTIDE: US Patent; Filing Date: 11/29/2012; Publication number: US 2016/0002659 A1; Publication Date:01/07/2016.
  • Vatén, A., Dettmer, J., Miyashima, S., Yadav, S. R., Campilho, A., Bulone, V., Lichtenberger, R., Lehesranta, S., Mähönen, A. P., Carlsbecker, A., Helariutta Y., Furuta, K. Title of Invention: POLYPEPTIDE: European Patent; Filing Date: 11/29/2012; Publication number: EP2785844 A1; Publication Date:10/08/2014.
  • Vatén, A., Dettmer, J., Miyashima, S., Yadav, S. R., Campilho, A., Bulone, V., Lichtenberger, R., Lehesranta, S., Mähönen, A. P., Carlsbecker, A., Helariutta Y., Furuta, K. Title of Invention: POLYPEPTIDE: Chinese Patent; Filing Date: 11/29/2012; Publication number: CN103987849 A; Publication Date:08/13/2014.
  • Vatén, A., Dettmer, J., Miyashima, S., Yadav, S. R., Campilho, A., Bulone, V., Lichtenberger, R., Lehesranta, S., Mähönen, A. P., Carlsbecker, A., Helariutta Y., Furuta, K. (2014) Title of Invention: MUTANT CALLOSE SYNTHASE: Canada Patent; Filing Date: 11/29/2012; Publication number: CA2856621 A1; Publication Date:06/06/2013.
  • Vatén, A., Dettmer, J., Miyashima, S., Yadav, S. R., Campilho, A., Bulone, V., Lichtenberger, R., Lehesranta, S., Mähönen, A. P., Carlsbecker, A and, Helariutta Y (2013) Use of cals3-d mutations in engineering plant metabolism and architecture. Finnish Patent: Patent number: FI20116212; 2013; Awarded.
  • Vatén, A., Dettmer, J., Miyashima, S., Yadav, S. R., Campilho, A., Bulone, V., Lichtenberger, R., Lehesranta, S., Mähönen, A. P., Carlsbecker, A., Helariutta Y., Furuta, K. Title of Invention: POLYPEPTIDE: World Intellectual Property Organization Patent; Filing Date: 11/29/2012; Publication number: WO2013079796 A1; Publication Date: 06/06/2013.