ABOUT

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Teaching Experience

  • 2019
    Associate Professor
    Department of Zoology, Biomedical Technology and Human Genetics, School of Sciences, Gujarat Univers
  • 2013
    Head Basic Research
    Iladevi Cataract and IOL Research Centre, Ahmedabad
  • 2010
    Post-doctoral fellow (Scientist)
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
  • 2005
    Head Cell and Molecular Biology
    Iladevi Cataract and IOL Research Centre, Ahmedabad
  • 2000
    Scientist
    Iladevi Cataract and IOL Research Centre, Ahmedabad

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AWARDS / FELLOWSHIP

  • May 2009
    ARVO Foundation on Eye Research (AFER/ARVO), Host-a-Researcher Program Award, 2009
    Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
  • 2007
    Young Investigator Award at Asia-ARVO Conference, 2007
    Singapore
  • 2006
    Col. Rangachari Award at AIOS, 2006
    Bhopal
  • 1995
    CSIR-UGC NET
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PUBLICATIONS

Jan 2018

Title: In silico targeting PAD4 for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.

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Proceedings Soni MN, Prasanth Kumar S, Johar K, Pandya HA
Jan 2018

Title: Multi-template based homology modelling of specifity protein 3.

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Proceedings Soni MN, Prasanth Kumar S, Shetty SS, Johar K, Pandya HA.
Jan 2017

Title: In silico exploration of miRNA from EST data of avocado and predicting its cross-kingdom effects on human.

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Proceedings Bhatt DH, Jha N, Johar K, Pandya HA.
Jan 2013

Title: Nuclear respiratory factor 2 regulates the expression of the same NMDA receptor subunit genes as NRF-1: Both factors act by a concurrent and parallel mechanism to couple energy metabolism and synaptic transmission.

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Proceedings Priya A, Johar K, Wong-Riley M.
Jan 2013

Title: Estrogen mediated protection of cytoskeleton against oxidative stress.

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Proceedings Ganatra DA, Johar KS, Parmar TJ, Patel AR, Rajkumar S, Arora AI, Kayastha FB, Pal AK, Gajjar DU, Vasavada AR.
Jan 2013

Title: Bigenomic transcriptional regulation of all thirteen cytochrome c oxidase subunit genes by specificity protein 1

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Proceedings Dhar SS, Johar K, Wong-Riley MT.
Jan 2013

Title: Arora AI. Histomorphological and immunofluorescence evaluation of clear corneal incisions after microcoaxial phacoemulsification with 2.2 mm and 1.8 mm systems.

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Proceedings Vasavada AR, Johar K Sr, Praveen MR, Vasavada VA,
Jan 2013

Title: Specificity protein 4 functionally regulates the transcription of NMDA receptor subunits GluN1, GluN2A, and GluN2B.

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Proceedings Priya A, Johar K, Wong-Riley M
Jan 2013

Title: Neuron-specific specificity protein 4 (Sp4) bigenomically regulates the transcription of all thirteen cytochrome c oxidase subunit genes in neurons.

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Proceedings Johar K, Priya A, Dhar S, Liu Q, Wong-Riley MT.
Jan 2014

Title: Regulation of Na(+) /K(+) -ATPase by neuron-specific transcription factor Sp4: implication in the tight coupling of energy production, neuronal activity and energy consumption in neurons.

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Proceedings Johar K, Priya A, Wong-Riley MT.
Jan 2014

Title: Specificity protein 4 (Sp4) regulates the transcription of AMPA receptor subunit GluA2 (Gria2).

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Proceedings Priya A, Johar K, Nair B, Wong-Riley MT.
Jan 2014

Title: Monnier VM, Fan X, Vasavada AR, Nagaraj RH. UVA light-excited kynurenines oxidize ascorbate and modify lens proteins through the formation of advanced glycation end products: implications for human lens aging and cataract formation.

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Proceedings Linetsky M, Raghavan CT, Johar K,
Jan 2014

Title: Nuclear respiratory factor 2 regulates the transcription of AMPA receptor subunit GluA2 (Gria2).

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Proceedings Priya A, Johar K, Nair B, Wong-Riley MT.
Jan 2014

Title: Andrographolide reduces proliferation and migration of lens epithelial cells by modulating PI3K/Akt pathway.

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Proceedings Kayastha F, Madhu H, Vasavada A, Johar K.
Jan 2015

Title: Association of histone acetylation at the ACTA2 promoter region with epithelial mesenchymal transition of lens epithelial cells.

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Proceedings Ganatra DA, Rajkumar S, Patel AR, Gajjar DU, Johar K, Arora AI, Kayastha FB, Vasavada AR.
Jan 2015

Title: Comprehensive Analysis of Maillard Protein Modifications in Human Lenses: Effect of Age and Cataract.

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Proceedings Smuda M, Henning C, Raghavan CT, Johar K, Vasavada AR, Nagaraj RH, Glomb MA.
Jan 2015

Title: Andrographolide suppresses epithelial mesenchymal transition by inhibition of MAPK signalling pathway in lens epithelial cells.

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Proceedings Kayastha F, Johar K,Gajjar D, Arora A, Madhu H, Ganatra D, Vasavada A.
Jan 2016

Title: Specificity protein 4 (Sp4) transcriptionally regulates inhibitory GABAergic receptors in neurons.

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Proceedings Nair B, Johar K, Priya A, Wong-Riley MT.
Jan 2017

Title: A Prospective Evaluation of Posterior Capsule Opacification in Eyes With Posterior Capsule Plaque-A Case-Control Study.

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Proceedings Vasavada AR, Praveen MR, Shah GD, Johar K,Sankaranarayanan R.
Jan 2017

Title: Identification of apricot microrna from EST data and their cross-kingdom targets in human.

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Proceedings Bhatt DH, Rawal RM, Kaid Johar SR, Pandya HA.
Jan 2017

Title: Imbalance of gut microbiota induces cancer: A review.

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Proceedings Sawicka B, Kaid Johar SR,Sood PP, Gupta PD.

ACTIVITY

RESEARCH PROJECTS

  • 1 Year, 2016-17

    Project Title: Research consultancy

    Funding Agency: Shree Narmada sanskrit ved pathashala, Bharuch

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