Amit Anand


Affiliation: Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory
Country: Singapore


  1. Saju J, Hossain M, Liew W, Pradhan A, Thevasagayam N, Tan L, et al. Heat Shock Factor 5 Is Essential for Spermatogenesis in Zebrafish. Cell Rep. 2018;25:3252-3261.e4 pubmed publisher
  2. Teo R, Anand A, Sridhar V, Okamura K, Kai T. Heterochromatin protein 1a functions for piRNA biogenesis predominantly from pericentric and telomeric regions in Drosophila. Nat Commun. 2018;9:1735 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study suggests that HP1a functions to repress transposons in a chromosomal compartmentalised manner. ..
  3. Patil V, Anand A, Chakrabarti A, Kai T. The Tudor domain protein Tapas, a homolog of the vertebrate Tdrd7, functions in the piRNA pathway to regulate retrotransposons in germline of Drosophila melanogaster. BMC Biol. 2014;12:61 pubmed publisher
    ..tej and tap also function in a synergistic manner to maintain examined piRNA components at the perinuclear nuage and for piRNA production in Drosophila germline cells. ..