Tajalli Keshavarz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Westminster
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Polyhydroxyalkanoates: bioplastics with a green agenda
    Tajalli Keshavarz
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, United Kingdom
    Curr Opin Microbiol 13:321-6. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) production by Bacillus cereus SPV using sugarcane molasses as the main carbon source
    Everest Akaraonye
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, London, UK
    Biotechnol J 7:293-303. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence for the involvement of intracellular Ca(2+) ions in the elicitation mechanism of Bacillus licheniformis
    Patricia Fernanda Reffatti
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, University of Westminster, London, UK
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 23:391-5. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Proteomics analysis of Bacillus licheniformis in response to oligosaccharides elicitors
    Patricia Fernanda Reffatti
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, University of Westminster, London W1W 6UW, United Kingdom
    Enzyme Microb Technol 61:61-6. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Application of fluorescent indicators to analyse intracellular calcium and morphology in filamentous fungi
    Rakesh Nair
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, London, UK
    Fungal Biol 115:326-34. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Impact of linoleic acid supplementation on lovastatin production in Aspergillus terreus cultures
    Flavia Sorrentino
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, W1W 6UW, London, UK
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 88:65-73. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Effect of impeller speed and pH on the production of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) using Bacillus cereus SPV
    Sheryl Philip
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, School of Biosciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London W1W 6UW, United Kingdom
    Biomacromolecules 10:691-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Novel methods for the quantification of changes in actin organization in chondrocytes using fluorescent imaging and linear profiling
    Ala Qusous
    School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, London W1W6UW, United Kingdom
    Microsc Res Tech 75:991-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Enhanced intracellular Ca2+ concentrations in Escherichia coli and Bacillus subtilis after addition of oligosaccharide elicitors
    Tania M Murphy
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London SW1 6UW, UK
    Biotechnol Lett 33:985-91. 2011
  10. pmc Controlled Delivery of Gentamicin Using Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) Microspheres
    Lydia Francis
    Department of Applied and Molecular Biosciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London W1W 6UW, UK E Mails L F T K
    Int J Mol Sci 12:4294-314. 2011

Collaborators

  • Ala Qusous
  • Ipsita Roy
  • Patricia Fernanda Reffatti
  • Mark Odell
  • Sheetal Raina
  • Everest Akaraonye
  • Lydia Francis
  • Tania M Murphy
  • Rakesh Nair
  • Flavia Sorrentino
  • Sheryl Philip
  • Catalina Moreno
  • Jonathan C Knowles
  • Aldo R Boccaccini
  • Anthony Harrop
  • Decheng Meng
  • Keith Dixon
  • Alex Y Nilsson
  • Mark J P Kerrigan
  • Jonathan Knowles
  • Sudarshana Sengupta

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Polyhydroxyalkanoates: bioplastics with a green agenda
    Tajalli Keshavarz
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, United Kingdom
    Curr Opin Microbiol 13:321-6. 2010
    ..The future trend is to focus on the development of more efficient and economical processes for PHA production, isolation, purification and improvement of PHA material properties...
  2. doi request reprint Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) production by Bacillus cereus SPV using sugarcane molasses as the main carbon source
    Everest Akaraonye
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, London, UK
    Biotechnol J 7:293-303. 2012
    ..Hence, the results are encouraging and show that sugarcane molasses are a promising carbon source for an economical and commercially viable production of P(3HB)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence for the involvement of intracellular Ca(2+) ions in the elicitation mechanism of Bacillus licheniformis
    Patricia Fernanda Reffatti
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, University of Westminster, London, UK
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 23:391-5. 2013
    ..We propose that Ca(2+) ions may acts as a secondary messenger in the regulation of the bacitracin A synthesis in the elicited B. licheniformis cultures. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Proteomics analysis of Bacillus licheniformis in response to oligosaccharides elicitors
    Patricia Fernanda Reffatti
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, University of Westminster, London W1W 6UW, United Kingdom
    Enzyme Microb Technol 61:61-6. 2014
    ..licheniformis cultures and reliability of the use of these elicitors for potential industrial application. ..
  5. doi request reprint Application of fluorescent indicators to analyse intracellular calcium and morphology in filamentous fungi
    Rakesh Nair
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, London, UK
    Fungal Biol 115:326-34. 2011
    ..Essential quantitative mycelial information including the length and diameter of the segments and number of branch points was obtained using this application based on the three-dimensional data...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of linoleic acid supplementation on lovastatin production in Aspergillus terreus cultures
    Flavia Sorrentino
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, W1W 6UW, London, UK
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 88:65-73. 2010
    ..terreus. This study therefore demonstrates for the first time the potential of an oxylipin molecule as an enhancer of a fungal secondary metabolite production with positive impact for industrial exploitation...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of impeller speed and pH on the production of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) using Bacillus cereus SPV
    Sheryl Philip
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, School of Biosciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London W1W 6UW, United Kingdom
    Biomacromolecules 10:691-9. 2009
    ..This observation is crucial for the industrial exploitation of the genus Bacillus for the production of P(3HB)...
  8. doi request reprint Novel methods for the quantification of changes in actin organization in chondrocytes using fluorescent imaging and linear profiling
    Ala Qusous
    School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, London W1W6UW, United Kingdom
    Microsc Res Tech 75:991-9. 2012
    ..These techniques can be applied to better quantify changes in localization of various proteins using fluorescent labeling...
  9. doi request reprint Enhanced intracellular Ca2+ concentrations in Escherichia coli and Bacillus subtilis after addition of oligosaccharide elicitors
    Tania M Murphy
    Applied Biotechnology Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London SW1 6UW, UK
    Biotechnol Lett 33:985-91. 2011
    ..coli and tenfold increase in B. subtilis. These increases in Ca(2+) levels could therefore contribute to the enhancement of secondary metabolite levels...
  10. pmc Controlled Delivery of Gentamicin Using Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) Microspheres
    Lydia Francis
    Department of Applied and Molecular Biosciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London W1W 6UW, UK E Mails L F T K
    Int J Mol Sci 12:4294-314. 2011
    ..Biodegradable P(3HB) microspheres developed in this research has shown high potential to be used in various biomedical applications...
  11. doi request reprint Quorum sensing as a method for improving sclerotiorin production in Penicillium sclerotiorum
    Sheetal Raina
    Cell Communication Research Group, Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences, University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London, United Kingdom
    J Biotechnol 148:91-8. 2010
    ..05) or carbohydrate consumption rate (p>0.05). The results presented here suggest that multicolic acid (and related derivatives) function as quorum sensing molecules in the filamentous fungus P. sclerotiorum...