Dhanya Radhakrishnan
  • Post-Doc, Dhanya Radhakrishnan
Research focus
  • Plant science
  • Plant molecular genetics and development, Regeneration
  • 0 Author merit


Ph.D., IISER Thiruvananthapuram, 2021

Lab information

Plant regeneration


1. Radhakrishnan, D.*, Shanmukhan, A.P.*, Kareem, A.*, Aiyaz, M.*, Varapparambathu, V., Toms, A., Kerstens, M., Valsakumar, D., Landge, A.N., Shaji, A., Mathew, M.K., Sawchuk, M.G., Scarpella, E., Krizek, B.A., Efroni, I., Mähönen, A.P., Willemsen, V., Scheres, B., Prasad, K. A coherent feed-forward loop drives vascular regeneration in damaged aerial organs of plants growing in a normal developmental context. Development. 2020 Mar 30;147(6):dev185710. doi: 10.1242/dev.185710.
PMID: 32108025. *Joint first author
[Featured on the cover of the journal, Editor’s pick for the summary and highlight of the issue, selected for highlight by Plantae.org (American Society of Plant Biologists), highlighted in the blog by Theory of Living Matter Group, Cambridge, UK].
2. Radhakrishnan, D.*, Shanmukhan, A.P.*, Kareem, A.*, Mathew, M.M., Varaparambathu, V., Aiyaz, M., Radha, R.K., Mekala, K.R., Shaji, A. and Prasad, K., 2020. Age, wound size and position of injury − dependent vascular regeneration assay in growing leaves. bioRxiv. doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.10.21.348680. *Joint first author
3. Radhakrishnan, D., Kareem, A., Durgaprasad, K., Sreeraj, E., Sugimoto, K., and Prasad, K. Shoot regeneration: a journey from acquisition of competence to completion. Curr Opin Plant Biol. 2018;41:23-31. doi:10.1016/j.pbi.2017.08.001
4. Shanmukhan, A.P., Mathew, M.M., Aiyaz, M., Kareem, A., Radhakrishnan, D. and Prasad, K., 2020.Regulation of touch dependent de novo root regeneration in Arabidopsis. bioRxiv. doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.11.04.367714
5. Shanmukhan, A.P., Mathew, M.M., Radhakrishnan, D., Aiyaz, M. and Prasad, K., 2020. Regrowing the damaged or lost body parts. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 53, pp.117-127. doi:10.1016/j.pbi.2019.12.007.
6. Landge, A.N.*, Radhakrishnan, D.*#, Kareem, A. and Prasad, K.#
, 2018. Intermediate developmental phases during regeneration. Plant and Cell Physiology, 59(4), pp.707-712. doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/pcp/pcy011 *Joint first author #Corresponding authors
7. Fonseca, S., Radhakrishnan, D., Prasad, K. and Chini, A., 2018. Fungal production and manipulation of plant hormones. Current Medicinal Chemistry, 25(2), pp.253-267. doi: 10.2174/0929867324666170314150827
8. Kareem, A., Radhakrishnan, D., Wang, X., Bagavathiappan, S., Trivedi, Z.B., Sugimoto, K., Xu, J., Mähönen, A.P. and Prasad, K., 2016. Protocol: a method to study the direct reprogramming of lateral root primordia to fertile shoots. BMC Plant Methods, 12(1), pp.1-14.doi: 10.1186/s13007-016-0127-5
9. Kareem, A.*, Radhakrishnan, D.*, Sondhi, Y., Aiyaz, M., Roy, M.V., Sugimoto, K. and Prasad, K., 2016. De novo assembly of plant body plan: a step ahead of Deadpool. Regeneration, 3(4), pp.182-197. doi:
10.1002/reg2.68. *Joint first author [Featured on the cover of the journal]
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