Department of Biological Sciences
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal


Personal Details


  • Name: Dr. Ram Kumar Mishra
  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Department: Biological Sciences
  • E-Mail: rkmishra[AT]iiserb.ac.in
  • Phone: +91 755 269 1407


Academic Details


  • Assistant Professor (October 2011-), Biology, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal, India.
  • Post-doc. (July 2010 – October 2011), Sensory Cell Regeneration and Development Section, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Rockville, MD, USA
  • Post-doc. (June 2005 – June 2010), Section on Cell Cycle Regulation, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA.
  • Ph.D.In Biology from Department of Biological Sciences (DBS) Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai (2005).

Research Interest


  • Molecular and Cell biology of Nuclear pore and their dynamics during cell division, Mitotic events during cell cycle, Microtubule dynamics in mitosis and Developmental biology.
Authors Title of Article Journal Year
Somnath D Bhagat
Abhishek Chanchal
Mansi Gujrati
Aditi Banerjee
Ram K Mishra
Aasheesh Srivastava
Implantable HDAC-inhibiting chemotherapeutics derived from hydrophobic amino acids for localized anticancer therapy Biomaterials Science 2021
Saurabh JayeshKumar Mehta
Pradyumna Ajit Joshi
Ram Kumar Mishra
Molecular and Phenotypic Characterization following RNAi mediated knockdown in Drosophila. Bioprotocols 2021
Saurabh Jayesh Kumar Mehta
Vimlesh Kumar
Ram Kumar Mishra
Drosophila ELYS Regulates Dorsal Dynamics during Development Journal of Biological Chemistry 2020
Yogesh M Gangarde
Sajeev T K
Nihar R Panigrahi
Ram K Mishra
Ishu Saraogi
Amphiphilic Small-Molecule Assemblies to Enhance the Solubility and Stability of Hydrophobic Drugs ACS Omega 2020
Purushottam L
Unnikrishnan V B
Dattatraya G Rawale
Mansi Gujrati
Surya Dev Mishra
Sajeev T K
Neelesh C Reddy
Srinivasa R Adusumalli
Ram Kumar Mishra
Vishal Rai
A single amino acid Gly-tag enables metal-free protein purification Chemical Science 2020
Mansi Gujrati
Rohit Mittal
Lakhan P Ekal
Ram Kumar Mishra
SUMOylation of periplakin is critical for efficient reorganization of keratin filament network Molecular Biology of the Cell 2019
Purushottam L
Adusumalli S R
Usha Singh
Unnikrishnan V B
Gautam D Rawale
Mansi Gujrati
Ram Kumar Mishra
Vishal Rai
Single-site glycine-specific labeling of proteins Nature Communications ( Open Access from 2016) 2019
Srinivasa Rao Adusumalli
Dattatraya Gautam Rawale
Usha Singh
Prabhanshu Tripathi
Rajesh Paul
Neetu Kalra
Ram Kumar Mishra
Sanjeev Shukla
Vishal Rai
Single-Site Labeling of Native Proteins Enabled by a Chemoselective and Site-Selective Chemical Technology J.Am.Chem.Soc 2018
Somnath D Bhagat
Usha Singh
Ram Kumar Mishra
Aasheesh Srivastava
An Endogenous Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS)-Activated Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor Prodrug for Cancer Chemotherapy ChemMedChem 2018
Jai Shankar Singh
Vaibhav Kumar Shukla
Mansi Gujrati
Ram Kumar Mishra
Ashutosh Kumar
Backbone and side-chain resonance assignments of Plasmodium falciparum SUMO Biomolecular NMR assignments 2017
Munazza T Fatima
Abhishek Chanchal
Prabhu S Yavvari
Somnath D Bhagat
Mansi Gujrati
Ram Kumar Mishra
Aasheesh Srivastava
Cell Permeating Nano-Complexes of Amphiphilic Polyelectrolytes Enhance Solubility, Stability, and Anti-Cancer Efficacy of Curcumin Biomacromolecules 2016