RG Shelke, L Rangan* (2022) The whole chloroplast genome of Mesua ferrea: insight into the dynamic pattern of evolution and its comparison with species from recently diverged families.
MK Gupta, R Singh, L Rangan* (2022) Phytochemical screening, antibacterial, anti-biofilm and quorum sensing inhibiting activity of Alpinia nigra leaf extract against infectious pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1.
Food Control 109327
P Mukherjee, IH Mondal, L Rangan, R Uppaluri (2022) RSM based optimal drying-parameters of unripe-papaya (Carica papaya L.)
Materials Today: Proceedings https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2022.06.35
G Bhatt, A Gupta, L Rangan, AM Limaye (2022) Global transcriptome analysis reveals partial estrogen-like effects of karanjin in MCF-7 breast cancer cells.
MK Gupta, AK Chiranjivi, T Dutta, VK Dubey,
L Rangan* (2022). Synthesis and characterization of 3,5-dihydroxy 4', 7- dimethoxyflavone-zinc derivatized compound against leishmaniasis.
IH Mondal, L Rangan, R Upplauri (2022) Tray drying characteristics of Musa splendida and Musa balbisiana Colla psuedo-stem.
Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry https://doi.org/10.1007/s10973-021-11183-6
A Senapati, S Basak, L Rangan* (2021) A review on application of DNA barcoding technology for rapid molecular diagnostics of adulterants in the herbal medicine.
Drug Safety DOI : 10.1007/s40264-021-01133-4
S Sahu, MP Rajbonshi, N Gujre, MK Gupta, R G Shelke, A Ghose,
L Rangan, K Pakshirajan S Mitra (2021). Bacterial strains found in the soils of a municipal solid waste dumping site facilitated phosphate solubilization along with cadmium remediation.
MK Gupta, S Sanjana, AK Chiranjivi, K Banik, S Girisa, AB Kunnumakkara, VK Dubey,
L Rangan* (2021) Anti-inflammatory and anti-tyrosinase activity of 3,5-dihydroxy-4',7-dimethoxyflavone isolated from the leaves of Alpinia nigra.
Phytomedicine Plus 1 (3), 100097
S Mitra, A Gose, N Gujre, S Sanjana, P Borah, A Paul,
L Rangan (2021) A review on environmental and socioeconomic perspectives of three promising biofuel plants Jatropha curcas, Pongamia pinnata and Mesua ferrea.
Biomass and Bioenergy 151, 106173
N Gujre, R Agnihotri, L Rangan, MP Sharma, S Mitra (2021) Deciphering the dynamics of glomalin and heavy metals in soils contaminated with hazardous municipal solid wastes.
Journal of Hazardous Material (Accepted)
A Singh, MZ Ansari, S Sanjana,
L Rangan, R Swaminathan (2021) Enhanced solubility, electronic absorption and fluorescence observed for karanjin in aqueous SDS micelles compared to water.
Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A (Accepted)
N Gujre, L Rangan, S
Mitra (2021) Occurrence, geochemical
fraction, ecological and health risk
assessment of cadmium, copper and nickel in
soils contaminated with municipal solid
wastes. Chemosphere 271:
A Singh, G Bhatt, N Gujre,
S Mitra, R Swaminathan, AM Limaye, L
Rangan* (2021) Karanjin.
R Shelke, S Basak,
L Rangan* (2020) Development of EST-SSRs markers for Pongamia pinnata by transcriptome database mining: cross-species amplification and genetic diversity.
Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants
Chakrabartty, NJ Kalita, V Katiyar, KR Hakeem,
L Rangan* (2020) Physico-rheological characterization of organically - derived seed samples from Alpinia nigra, an ethnic medicinal plant of Northeast India.
Industrial Crops Products
IH Mondal, L Rangan,
R Uppaluri (2020) A robust and novel
methodology for the optimal targeting of
leafy vegetable mix soup formulations.
LWT - Food Science and Technology
IH Mondal, L Rangan,
R Uppaluri (2020) Process-product
characteristics of tray dried Benincasa
hispida. Journal of Food Processing
and Preservation DOI.org/10.1111/jfpp.14697
N Gujre, S Mitra, A Soni, R
L Rangan, ER Rene, MP Sharma (2020)
Speciation, contamination, ecological and
human health risks assessment of heavy
metals in soils dumped with municipal solid
N Gujre, A Soni, L
Rangan, DTW Tsang, S Mitra (2020)
Sustainable improvement of soil health
utilizing biochar and arbuscular mycorrhizal
fungi: A review. Environmental
IH Mondal, L Rangan, R Uppaluri (2020) Parametric optimality of tray dried Musa balbisiana Colla blossom.
Journal of Food Science and Technology
IH Mondal, L Rangan, R Uppaluri (2020) Symphony of kinetics and statistical design approaches for response analysis during tray drying of Lagenaria siceraria leaves.
Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry
R Das, L Rangan* (2020) Correlation of genome size with cell phenotypic traits in non-edible oil crops.
Acta Physiologiae Plantarum
P Borah, N Gujre, ER Rene,
L Rangan, RK Paul, T Karak, S Mitra (2020) Assessment of mobility and environmental risks associated with copper, manganese and zinc in soils of a dumping site around a Ramsar site.
PK Baruah, I Chakrabartty, DS Mahanta,
L Rangan, AK Sharma, A Khare (2020) Efficacy of cellulose paper treated with Cu and Ag oxide nanoparticles synthesized via pulsed laser ablation in distilled water in the annihilation of bacteria from contaminated wastewater.
Review of Scientific Instruments DOI.org/10.1063/1.5144495.
P Baruah, A Singh, L Rangan, AK Sharma, A Khare (2020) Elucidation of size, structure, surface plasmon resonance and photoluminescence of Ag nanoparticles synthesized by pulsed laser ablation in distilled water and its viability as SERS substrate.
Applied Physics A.
Imdadul H. Mondal, L Rangan, R Uppaluri (2019) Effect of oven and intermittent airflow assisted tray drying methods on nutritional parameters of few leafy and non-leafy vegetables of North-East India.
5 (11), e02934
R Shelke, L Rangan* (2019) The role of transposable elements in
Pongamia unigenes and protein diversity.
A Paul, J Deka, N Gujre,
L Rangan, S Mitra (2019) Does nature of livelihood regulate the urban community's vulnerability to climate change? Guwahati city, a case study from North East India.
Journal of Environmental Management.
R Shelke, L Rangan* (2019) Isolation and characterisation of Ty1-copia retrotransposons from
Pongamia pinnata. Trees Structure and Function.
S Basak, AM Ramesh, A Parida, S Mitra,
L Rangan* (2019) Evaluation of rapid molecular diagnostics for differentiating medicinal
Kaempferia species from its adulterants.
Plant Diversity DOI: 10.1016/j.pld.2019.04.003.
I Chakrabartty, A Vijayasekhar,
L Rangan* (2019) Therapeutic potential of labdane diterpene isolated from
Alpinia nigra: Detailed hemato-compatibility and antimicrobial studies.
Natural Products Research DOI: 10.1080/14786419.2019.1610756.
S Basak, I Chakrabartty, V Hedaoo, RG Shelke,
L Rangan* (2018) Assessment of genetic variation among wild
Alpinia nigra (Zingiberaceae) population: genome mining and molecular marker approach.
Molecular Biology Reports
46 (1), 177-189.
P Baruah, A Singh, L Rangan, A Kumar, A Khare (2018) Optimization of copper nanoparticles synthesized by pulsed laser ablation in distilled water as a viable SERS substrate for karanjin.
Materials Chemistry and Physics
S Basak, L Rangan* (2018) Production, characterization and inhibition of fungal cellulases utilizing rice bran as substrate in solid state fermentation.
Microbiology: Current Research
R Das, RG Shelke, L Rangan*, S Mitra (2018) Estimation of nuclear genome size and characterization of Ty1-copia like LTR retrotransposon in
Mesua ferrea L. Journal Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology 27(4), 478-487.
I Chakrabartty, PK Baruah, AN Panda, A Khare,
L Rangan* (2018) Hybrid formulation of Cu nanoparticles and labdane diterpene from
Alpinia nigra: a vibrational spectroscopic study.
Journal of Applied Spectroscopy 85 (5), 983-990.
S Basak, L Rangan* (2018) New record of nuclear DNA amounts of some Zingiberaceae species from North east India.
Data in Brief 17, 66-70.
P Borah, P Singh, L Rangan, T Karak, S Mitra (2018) Speciation and risk assessment of cadmium and chromium in soils: Can paper mill wastes intensify soil contamination and environmental risks?
Groundwater for Sustainable Development.
S Basak, H Krishnamurty,
L Rangan* (2018) Genome size variation among 3 selected genera of Zingiberoideae.
Meta Gene 15, 42-49.
PK Baruah, A Singh, I Jahan, , AN Panda,
L Rangan, AN Panda, AK Sharma, A Khare (2017) Surface-enhanced Raman scattering from copper nanoparticles treated furanoflavonoid karanjin. Advanced Materials Letters 8(10), 971-976
PM Gresshoff, L Rangan, A Indrasumunar, PT Scott (2017) A new bioenergy crop based on oil-rich seeds from the legume tree
Pongamia pinnata. Energy and Emission Control Technologies
V Kesari, AM Ramesh,
L Rangan* (2017) 16S rRNA gene based identification and phylogenetic analysis of root nodule
Rhizobium sp. isolated from P. pinnata occurring in North Guwahati, Assam.
Indian Journal of Biotechnology (Accepted)
S Basak, V Kesari, AM Ramesh,
L Rangan*, A Parida, S Mitra (2017) Assessment of genetic variation among nineteen turmeric cultivars of Northeast India- nuclear DNA content and molecular marker approach.
Acta Physiologia Plantarum 39 (2), 45.
S Ghosh, RK Singh, VK Dubey,
L Rangan* (2017) Antileishmanial activity of labdane diterpenes isolated from
Alpinia nigra seeds. Letters in Drug Design and Discovery 14 (1), 119-124.
P Singh, S Mitra, D Majumdar, P Bhattacharyya, A Prakash, P Borah, A Paul,
L Rangan (2017) Nutrient and enzyme mobilization in earthworm casts: A comparative study with addition of selective amendments in undisturbed and agricultural soils of a mountain ecosystem.
International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 119, 437-447.
D Yadav, L Barbora, D Bora, S Mitra,
L Rangan*, P Mahanta (2017) An assessment of duckweed as a potential lignocellulosic feedstock for biogas production.
International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 119, 253-259.
P Gupta, L Rangan*, TV Ramesh, M Gupta (2016) Comparative analysis of contextual bias around the translation initiation sites in plant genomes.
Journal of Theoretical Biology 404, 303-311.
A Singh, I Jahan, M Sharma,
L Rangan*, A Khare, AN Panda (2016) Structural characterization,
in silico studies and in vitro antibacterial evaluation of furanoflavonoid from Karanj.
Planta Medica Letters DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-105159
S Das, A Singh, L Rangan*, C Jana (2016) Synthesis,
In silico studies and in vitro evaluation for antioxidant and antibacterial properties of diarylmethylamines: A novel class of structurally simple and highly potent pharmacophore.
European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 88,202-209.
AM Ramesh, A Singh, RG Shelke, PT Scott, PM Gresshoff,
L Rangan* (2016) Identification of two genes encoding microsomal oleate desaturases (FAD2) from the biodiesel plant
Pongamia pinnata L.
Trees 30 (4), 1351-1360.
D Yadav, L Barbora, L Rangan*, P Mahanta (2016) Tea waste and food waste as a potential feedstock for biogas production. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy DOI 10.1002/ep
S Mitra, P Singh, S Manzoor, P Bhattacharyya, T Bera, AK Patra,
L Rangan, P Boraha (2016) Can rice and wheat biochar amendment protect the carbon loss from tropical soils-an experimental study.
Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy 35, 183-188
S Ghosh, L Rangan* (2015) Molecular docking and inhibition kinetics of α-glucosidase activity by labdane diterpenes isolated from Tora seeds (Alpinia nigra B.L. Burtt.)".
Applied Biochemistry Biotechnology 175 (3), 1477-1489.
A Das, V Kesari, V Madurai Satyanarayana, A Parida, S Mitra,
L Rangan* (2015) Genetic diversity in ecotypes of the scarce wild medicinal crop
Zingiber moran revealed by ISSR and AFLP marker analysis and chromosome number assessment.
Plant Biosystems-An International Journal Dealing with all Aspects of Plant Biology 149 (1), 111-120
JN Vaughn, SR Chaluvadi, Tushar,
L Rangan, JL Bennetzen (2014) Whole plastome sequences from five major zingiberaceae members facilitate marker development and define limits to barcode methodology.
PloS ONE 9 (10), e108581.
S Ghosh, L Rangan* (2014) Inhibition kinetics and molecular docking of α-amylase against isolated labdane diterpenes from
Alpinia nigra. Medicinal Chemistry Research 23 (11), 4836-4852.
S Basak, AM Ramesh, V Kesari, S Mitra, A Parida,
L Rangan* (2014) Molecular phylogeny of
Hedychium from Northeast India as dissected using PCA analysis and hierarchical clustering.
Meta Gene 2, 459–468.
S Ghosh, L Rangan* (2014) Unveiling the effect of plant derived labdane diterpenes as promising bactericidal and anticancer agents.
Planta Medica 80 (10), PD30.
AM Ramesh, V Kesari,
L Rangan* (2014) Characterization of a stearoyl-acyl carrier protein desaturase gene from potential biofuel plant,
P. pinnata. L. Gene 542 (2), 113-121.
S Ghosh, Tl Ozek, N Tabanca, A Ali, JU Rehman, IA Khan,
L Rangan* (2014) Chemical composition and bioactivity studies of essential oils from
Alpinia nigra (Gaertn.) B. L. Burtt.
Industrial Crops and Products 53, 111-119.
RR Chodhury, S Basak, AM Ramesh,
L Rangan* (2014) Nuclear DNA content of
P. pinnata L. and genome size stability of
in vitro regenerated plantlets.
Protoplasma 251 (3), 703-709.
AM Ramesh, S Basak, RR Chodhury,
L Rangan* (2014) Flow cytometric estimation of nuclear DNA content and determination of mitotic chromosome count in
Pongamia pinnata, a valuable biodiesel plant.
Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 172 (1), 533-548.
L Rubia, L Rangan, RR Choudhury, P Dobrev, J Malbeck, M Kamínek, M Fowler, A Slater, N Scott, J Bennett, S Peng, GS Khush, M Elliott (2014) Changes in the chlorophyll content, rate of senescence and cytokinin levels in the top three leaves of new plant type rice during grain filling.
Journal of Plant Growth Regulation 33 (1), 66-76.
V Kesari, AM Ramesh,
L Rangan* (2013) Characterization of root nodulating bacteria from biodiesel crop,
Pongamia pinnata L. BioMed Research International dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/165198
S Ghosh, K Indukuri, S Bondalapati, A K Saikia,
L Rangan* (2013) Studies on antibacterial activity of two labdane diterpenes isolated from
Alpinia nigra (Gaertn.) B. L. Burtt seeds.
European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 66, 101-105.
S Ghosh, GF Padilla-González,
L Rangan* (2013) Radical scavenging and antibacterial efficacy of
Alpinia nigra seed extracts.
Industrial Crops and Products 49, 348-356.
S Ghosh, L Rangan* (2013)
Alpinia: The gold mine of future therapeutics.
3Biotech 3(3), 173-185.
L Rangan* (2013)
Pongamia- A multipurpose versatile legume.
Research Journal of BioTechnology
8(1), 1-3 (cover page).
A Das, V Kesari, L Rangan* (2013) Micropropagation and cytogenetic assessment of
Zingiber species of Northeast India.
A Das, N Kasoju, U Bora,
L Rangan* (2013) Chemico-biological investigation of rhizome essential oil of
Zingiber moran-native to Northeast India.
Medicinal Chemistry Research 22, 4308-4315.
A Das, V Kesari, A Nath, A Khare,
L Rangan* (2013) Antimicrobial activity and micro-Raman spectroscopy of selected Zingiberaceae species from Northeast India.
Journal of Crop Science and Biotechnology 16(1), 75-81.
S Mishra, P. Singh, S. Dutta, L Rangan, S Mitra (2012) Exploration of 'hot-spots' of methane and nitrous oxide emission from the agriculture fields of Assam, India.
Agriculture and Food Security Journal, 1, 16
V Kesari, AM Ramesh,
L Rangan* (2012) Rapid multiplication and assessment of genetic purity by biomolecular techniques in micropropagated plants of
Pongamia pinnata, a potential biodiesel plant.
Biomass and Bioenergy44, 23-32
V Kesari, L Rangan* (2012) Electrophoretic patterns of proteins isolated from immatured and matured stages of 10 candidate plus trees of versatile oleaginous legume,
Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre.
Agroforestry Systems 84, 157-161.
A Nath, A Das, L Rangan, A Khare (2012) Screening of antimicrobial activity of Copper nanoparticles against pathogenic bacteria.
Science of Advanced Materials 34, 234-237
V Kesari, L Rangan* (2011) Co-ordinated changes in storage proteins during development and germination of elite seeds of
Pongamia pinnata, a versatile biodiesel legume.
V Kesari, L Rangan* (2011) Assessment of gentic diversity by RAPD markers in candidate plus trees of
P. pinnata, a promising biodiesel plant.
Biomass and Bioenergy
A Jain, S Hallihosur,
L Rangan* (2011) Dynamics of Nanotechnology patenting- An Indian scenario.
Technology in Society 33, 137-144
A Das, V Kesari, MS Vinod, A Parida,
L Rangan* (2011) Genetic relationship of
Curcuma species from North East India using PCR based markers
Molecular Biotechnology 49, 65-76.
G Dwivedi, S Hallihosur,
L Rangan* (2010) Evergreening- A deceptive devise in patent rights.
Technology in Society 32(4), 324-330.
V Kesari, MS Vinod, A Parida,
L Rangan* (2010) Molecular marker based characterization in candidate plus trees of P. pinnata, a potential biodiesel legume from North Guwahati, Assam.
AOB PLANTS Vol 2010, plq017.
V Kesari, L Rangan* (2010) Development of
Pongamia pinnata as an alternative biofuel crop- current status of plantations in India and scope.
Journal of Crop Science and Biotechnology
Tushar, S Basak, GC Sarma,
L Rangan* (2010) Ethnomedical uses of Zingiberaceous plants of Northeast India.
Journal of Ethanopharmacology 132(1), 286-296.
V Kesari, L Rangan* (2010) Effect of genotype and auxin treatments on rooting response in stem cuttings of CPTs of
A Das, V Kesari, L Rangan* (2010) Plant regeneration in
Curcuma species and assessment of genetic stability of regenerated plants.
Biologia Plantarum 54 (3), 423-429.
V Kesari, A Das, L Rangan* (2010) Physico-chemical characterization and microbial assay from seed oil of
Pongamia pinnata, potential biofuel crop.
Biomass and Bioenergy 34, 108-115.
A Das, T Tushar, V Kesari,
L Rangan* (2010) Aromatic Joha rice of Assam- A review.
Agriculture Reviews 31 (1), 1-10.
V Kesari, M Sudarshan, A Das,
L Rangan* (2009) PCR amplification of the genomic DNA from the seeds of Ceylon Ironwood, Jatropha, and Pongamia.
Biomass and Bioenergy 33, 1724-1728.
L Rangan*, A Rout, M Sudarshan (2009) Molecular cloning, expression and mapping of translational initiation factor eIF1 gene in
Oryza sativa. Functional Plant Biology
A Singh, S Hallihosur,
L Rangan* (2009) Changing landscape in biotechnology patenting.
World Patent Information 31, 219-225
V Kesari, K Anitha, L Rangan* (2009) Effect of auxin on adventitious rooting from stem cuttings of candidate plus tree
Pongamia pinnata (L.), a potential biodiesel plant.
Trees- Structure and Function 23, 597-604.
V Kesari, K Anitha, L Rangan* (2008) Systematic characterization and oil analysis in candidate plus trees of biodiesel plant
P. pinnata. Annals of Applied Biology 152, 397-404.
L Rangan*, C Vogel, AK Srivastava (2008) Analysis of context sequence surrounding translation initiation site from complete genome of model plants.
Molecular Biotechnology 39, 207-213.
M Jaiswal, M Prasanna, L Rangan*
(2007) Resonant Recognition model for prediction of lead-in regions in proteins.
IEEE CS DOI 10.1109/FBIT. 2007.32.
M Jaiswal, L Rangan*
(2007) Context sequence for transcription factors surrounding start codon in model crops.
Current Science. 93, 215-218.
L Rangan*, SM Daskalova, R Leila, AC McCormac, NW Scott, MC Elliott (2006) Tools for rice transformation: A flexible series of vectors harbouring phytohormone genes and specific promoters.
Journal of Crop Science. 1, 42-48.
P Eganathan, HMSR Subramanian,
L Rangan, CS Rao (2006) Oil analysis in seeds of
S. brachiata. Industrial Crops and Products. 23, 177-179.
L Rangan* , GH S Hosseini, J Bennett, MS Swaminathan (2004) Molecular cloning and expression of stress-responsive eIF1 gene in
P. coarctata Tateoka. Functional Plant
Biology. 31(10), 1035-1042.
L Rangan*, L Rubia, J Bennett, MS Swaminathan (2004) Allele mining for stress tolerance genes in
Oryza species and related germplasm.
L Rangan*, CS Rao, HM SR Subramaniam, P Eganathan, MS Swaminathan (2004) Approaches to breeding for salinity tolerance- A case study on
P. coarctata Tateoka. Annals of Applied
Biology 144, 177-184.
L Rangan*, TS Suryanarayanan, MS Swaminathan (2004) Genetic diversity in
Acremonium endophytes isolated from warm-season grasses as revealed by RAPD markers.
Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology.
L Rangan*, HM SR Subramaniam, R Radha, MS Swaminathan (2002) Genetic relationships of
P. coarctata using molecular markers.
Plant Biosystems136, 339-348.
R Radha, L Rangan and M S Swaminathan (2002) Chemical composition and bioactivity of essential oil from
Syzygium travancoricum Gamble'.
J. Flavour & Frag. 17 (5), 352-354
R Radha, L Rangan, MS Swaminathan (2002) Chemical composition and bioactivity of essential oil from
S. travancoricum. Journal of Flavour & Fragrance.17, 352-354.
L Rangan*, MS Swaminathan (2002) Protein changes in response to salt stress in
Porteresia coarctata Tateoka.
Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology.
J Bennett, S Hosseini, A Arif,
L Rangan, E Liwanag (2001) Resources for functional genomics of stress tolerance in rice.
Plant and Cell Physiology 42 (supplement) pp S12.
L Rangan, S Constantino, GS Khush, MS Swaminathan, J Bennett (1999) The feasibility of PCR-based allele mining for stress tolerance genes in rice and related germplasm.
Rice Genetics Newsletter 16, 43-48.
L Rangan, AK Anand, CS Rao, P Eganathan, P Balakrishna (1998)
In vitro propagation of salt tolerant wild rice relative,
Porteresia coarctata Tateoka.
Plant Growth Regulation. 17, 231-235.
A Anand, CS Rao, L Rangan, PC Josekutty, P Balakrishna (1998) Micropropagation of
U. picta, a medicinal plant through axillary bud culture and callus regeneration.
In-Vitro Cell & Developmental Biology - Plant 34, 136-140.