Amita Bhattacharya

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Osmotin-expressing transgenic tea plants have improved stress tolerance and are of higher quality
    Amita Bhattacharya
    CSIR Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research CSIR, Palampur, 176061, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Transgenic Res 23:211-23. 2014
  2. pmc Chemical modification of L-glutamine to alpha-amino glutarimide on autoclaving facilitates Agrobacterium infection of host and non-host plants: A new use of a known compound
    Indra Sandal
    CSIR Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Palampur 176061, H, P, India
    BMC Chem Biol 11:1. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Temperature-dependent growth and emergence of functional leaves: an adaptive mechanism in the seedlings of the western Himalayan plant Podophyllum hexandrum
    Rekha Kushwaha
    Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur, 176 061, HP, India
    J Plant Res 121:299-309. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The roles of plant phenolics in defence and communication during Agrobacterium and Rhizobium infection
    Amita Bhattacharya
    Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Mol Plant Pathol 11:705-19. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Agrobacterium-mediated genetic transformation of tea leaf explants: effects of counteracting bactericidity of leaf polyphenols without loss of bacterial virulence
    Indra Sandal
    Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur, 176016, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Plant Cell Rep 26:169-76. 2007
  6. doi request reprint An efficient method of propagation of Podophyllum hexandrum: an endangered medicinal plant of the Western Himalayas under ex situ conditions
    Amit C Kharkwal
    Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, 176061, India
    J Nat Med 62:211-6. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Osmotin-expressing transgenic tea plants have improved stress tolerance and are of higher quality
    Amita Bhattacharya
    CSIR Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research CSIR, Palampur, 176061, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Transgenic Res 23:211-23. 2014
    ..These traits of the transgenic lines can be effectively maintained for generations because tea is commercially cultivated through vegetative propagation only. ..
  2. pmc Chemical modification of L-glutamine to alpha-amino glutarimide on autoclaving facilitates Agrobacterium infection of host and non-host plants: A new use of a known compound
    Indra Sandal
    CSIR Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Palampur 176061, H, P, India
    BMC Chem Biol 11:1. 2011
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  3. doi request reprint Temperature-dependent growth and emergence of functional leaves: an adaptive mechanism in the seedlings of the western Himalayan plant Podophyllum hexandrum
    Rekha Kushwaha
    Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur, 176 061, HP, India
    J Plant Res 121:299-309. 2008
    ..e., when the readily available form of sugars (reducing sugar) was highest. This indicated that a temperature-dependent availability of carbon, but not temperature itself, was an important regulator of uptake and reduction of nitrogen...
  4. doi request reprint The roles of plant phenolics in defence and communication during Agrobacterium and Rhizobium infection
    Amita Bhattacharya
    Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Mol Plant Pathol 11:705-19. 2010
    ..In this review, we discuss the roles of phenolics in the interactions of plants with Agrobacterium and Rhizobium...
  5. ncbi request reprint Agrobacterium-mediated genetic transformation of tea leaf explants: effects of counteracting bactericidity of leaf polyphenols without loss of bacterial virulence
    Indra Sandal
    Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur, 176016, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Plant Cell Rep 26:169-76. 2007
    ..We then showed that the transformation process is facilitated via a protective action of L-glutamine against bactericidal effects of leaf polyphenols without affecting the bacterial virulence (vir) gene expression...
  6. doi request reprint An efficient method of propagation of Podophyllum hexandrum: an endangered medicinal plant of the Western Himalayas under ex situ conditions
    Amit C Kharkwal
    Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, 176061, India
    J Nat Med 62:211-6. 2008
    ..The study helped advance the establishment of seedlings by one growing season (almost 1 year)...