Publications

  • Gupta P, Bala M, Gupta S, Dua A, Dabur R, Injeti  E, Mittal A*. Efficacy and Risk profile of Anti-diabetic therapies: Conventional vs traditional drugs-A mechanistic revisit to understand their mode of action. Pharmacological Research (accepted). 2016. PMID: 27697646. http://authors.elsevier.com/a/1TrR93jJHpqvsT 
  • Dutt V, Gupta S, Dabur R, Injeti E, Mittal A*. Skeletal muscle wasting: Latest therapeutic Interventions and their mechanism. Pharmacological Research, 2015, 99:86-100. PMID: 26048279.
  • Dabur R, Mittal A. Detection and qualitative analysis of fatty acid amides in the urine of alcoholics using HPLC-QTOF-MS: ALCOHOL.2016. PMID: 27139240 doi:10.1016/j.alcohol.2016.03.004
  • Bhatia D, Malik DK, Mittal A. Screening of Different Growth Medium for Extracellular Bacterial Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles: Ecofriendly Method. Journal of Pharmacy Research 2016,10(1),76-78 (ISSN: 0974-6943)
  • Kumari A, Mittal A, Dabur R. Moderate alcohol consumption in chronic form enhances the synthesis of cholesterol and C-21 steroid hormones while treatment with Tinospora cordifolia modulates these events in Man. Steroids. 2016. pii: S0039-128X(16)00083-0. doi: 10.1016/j.steroids.2016.03.016. PMID: 27016128.
  • Yadav V, Dwivedi VP, Bhattacharya D, Mittal A, Moodley P, Dass G. Understanding the Host Epigenetics in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection. J Genet Genome Res 2015, 2: 016. (Review Article)
  • Mittal A, Dabur R. Detection of New Human Metabolic Urinary Markers in Chronic Alcoholism and Their Reversal by Aqueous Extract of Tinospora cordifolia Stem. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 2015, 50(3):271-81. PMID: 25754126.
  • Mittal A, Gahlaut A, Sharma GL, Dabur R. Antifungal Treatments Delineate a Correlation between Cathepsins and Cytokines in Murine Model of Invasive Aspergillosis. Indian J Pharm Sci. 2013, 75(6): 688- 99. PMID: 24591744
  • Mittal A, Kadyan P, Gahlaut A, Dabur R. Nontargeted Identification of the Phenolic and Other Compounds of Saraca asoca by High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Positive Electrospray Ionization and Quadrupole Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry. ISRN Pharm. 2013; 2013: 293935. PMID: 23986876.
  • Bhatnagar S*, Mittal A* (first co-author), Gupta SK, Kumar A. TWEAK causes myotube atrophy through coordinated activation of ubiquitin-proteasome system, autophagy, and caspases. J Cell Physiol. 2012, 227(3).1042-51. PMID: 21567392.
  • Aggarwal R, Sumran G, Kumar V, Mittal A. Copper(II) chloride mediated synthesis and DNA photocleavage activity of 1-aryl/heteroaryl-4-substituted-1,2,4-triazolo[4,3-a]quinoxalines. Eur J Med Chem. 2011, 46(12), 6083-8. PMID: 21567392.
  • Mittal A, Mandal TK, Bindal R and Dabur R. Cathepsin B is a negative regulator in pulmonary aspergillosis. IJBBB, 2011, 1(2): 125-130.
  • Mittal A, Bhatnagar S, Kumar A, Paul PK, Kuang S and Kumar A. Genetic Ablation of TWEAK Augments Regeneration and Post-Injury Growth of Skeletal Muscle in Mice. American Journal of Pathology. 2010, Aug 19. [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 20724600
  • Mittal A, Bhatnagar S, Kumar A, Lach-Trifilieff E, Wauters S, Li H, Makonchuk DY, Glass DJ, Kumar A. The TWEAK-Fn14 system is a critical regulator of denervation-induced skeletal muscle atrophy in mice. J Cell Biol. 2010 Mar 22;188(6):833-49. PMID: 20308426.
  • Goyal R, Mittal A, Chu N, Arthur RA, Zhang L, Longo LD. Maturation and Long-Term Hypoxia-Induced Acclimatization Responses in PKC-Mediated Signaling Pathways in Ovine Cerebral Arterial Contractility. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2010 Aug 11. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20702800.
  • Goyal R, Mittal A, Chu N, Zhang L, Longo LD. Alpha(1)-Adrenergic receptor subtype function in fetal and adult cerebral arteries. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2010, 298(6):H1797-806. PMID: 20348219.
  • Gheorghe CP, Goyal R, Mittal A, Longo LD. Gene expression in the placenta: maternal stress and epigenetic responses. Int J Dev Biol. 2010; 54(2-3):507-23. PMID: 19876832.
  • Sanghi A, Garg N, Gupta VK, Mittal A, Kuhad RC. One-step Purification and Characterization of cellulase-free Xylanase Produced by Alkalophilic Bacillus Subtilis Ash. Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, 2010, 41(2), 467-476.
  • Li H, Mittal A , Makonchuk DY, Bhatnagar S, Kumar A. Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Inhibition Ameliorates Pathogenesis and Improves Skeletal Muscle Regeneration in Muscular Dystrophy. Hum Mol Genet. 2009 Apr 28. PMID: 19401296
  • Li H, Mittal A, Paul PK, Kumar M, Srivastava DS, Tyagi SC, and Kumar A. Tumor necrosis factor-related weak inducer of apoptosis augments matrix metalloproteinase-9 production (MMP-9) in skeletal muscle through the activation of nuclear factor-kappa B-inducing kinase and p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase: A potential role of MMP-9 in myopathy. J Biol Chem. 2009 284(7):4439-50. PMID: 19074147.
  • Goyal R, Mittal A, Chu N, Shi L, Zhang L, Longo LD. Maturation and the role of PKC-mediated contractility in ovine cerebral arteries. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2009, 11. PMID: 19749163.
  • Goyal R, Galffy A, Field SA, Gheorghe CP, Mittal A, Longo LD. Maternal protein deprivation: changes in systemic renin-angiotensin system of the mouse fetus. Reprod Sci. 2009 16(9): 894-904. PMID: 19516079.
  • Kumar M, Makonchuk DY, Li H, Mittal A, and Kumar A. Tumor Necrosis Factor-like Weak Inducer of Apoptosis (TWEAK) activates proinflammatory signaling pathways and gene expression through the activation of TGF-beta activating kinase 1. J Immunol. 2009; 182(4):2439-48. PMID: 19201899.
  • Sharma S, Mittal A, Gupta VK and Singh H. 2007. “Improved stabilization of microencapsulated Cathepsin B in harsh conditions” Enz Microb Tech, 40, 337-342.
  • Sharma S, Mittal A, Gupta VK and Singh H. 2006. “Stabilization of immobilized Cathepsin L in Non-aqueous medium”. Biocatalysis and Biotransformation, 18(2), 1-7.
  • Sharma J, Singh A, Mittal A Kumar A. 2006. Partial purification of an alkaline protease from a new strain of Aspergillus oryzae AWT 20 and its enhanced stabilization in entrapped Ca-alginate beads. Internet J Microbiology, 2(2).
  • Mittal A, Singh H and Kamboj RC. 2005 “Characterization of Dipeptidyl Peptidase IV (DPP IV) in Ca-alginate beads. Enz Microb Tech, 37, 318-323.
  • Sadana R, Mittal A, Khurana S, Singh H and Kamboj R C. 2003. Purification and characterization of cathepsin L-Iike from goat brain. Ind. J Biochem. Biophys. 40, 315-323
  • Kamboj RC, Raghav N, Mittal A, Khurana S, Sadana R and Singh H. 2003. Effects of Some Antituberculous and AntiLeprotic Drugs on Cathepsins B, H and L. Ind. J. Clin. Biochem.18 (2),39-47.
  • Mittal A, Khurana S, Sadana R, Kamboj RC and Singh H. 2003. Purification and characterization of DPP-IV from goat brain. J. Ind. Chem. Soc, 80, 1019-1025.
  • Raghav N, Mittal A, Sadana R, Khurana S, Singh H and Kamboj RC. 2003. Effect of some anti-inflarnmatof)’, antituberculous and anti-Ieprotic drugs on Cathepsin H. lnd. J Hetero.Comp. 13,41-44.
  • Mittal A, Khurana S, Sadana R, Singh H and Kamboj RC. 2002. Regional and subcellular distribution of DPP-IV in goat brain. J. Ind. Chem. Soc. 79, 605-608.
  • Abstracts/Papers (National/International Conferences)
  • Mittal A. Effect of natural compounds on inflammatory and oxidative response in skeletal muscle physiology. (In the proceedings of National Symposium on Emerging Trends in Biotechnology, M.M. Modi College, Feb 24th, 2012).
  • Mittal A, Bindal R, Dabur R. 2011. Cathepsin B: A possible negative regulator in fungal mediated lung infection. (In the proceedings of International Conference on Food Engineering and Biotechnology-ICFEB, Bangkok, Thailand. May 28th – 29th, 2011).
  • Kumar A, Bhatnagar S, Mittal A and Glass DJ. 2010. TWEAK/Fn14 system is a critical regulator of denervation-induced skeletal muscle atrophy.
  • http://www.fasebj.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/24/1_MeetingAbstracts/801.30
  • Mittal A and Kumar A. 2009. TWEAK-induces muscle-wasting through coordinative action of autophagy, caspases and ubiquitin-proteosome proteolysis systems. (In proceedings of “Making Muscle in the Embryo and the Adult, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA – May 28 to June 2, 2009).
  • Kumar A, Li H, Makonchuk DY, Bhatnagar S, Ashkenazi A, Mittal A. 2009. TWEAK/Fn14 system is an important regulator of loss of skeletal muscle mass in response to nerve injury. (In proceedings of “Making Muscle in the Embryo and the Adult, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA – May 28 to June 2, 2009).
  • Mittal A and Kumar A. 2009. TWEAK-induces muscle-wasting through coordinative action of autophagy and ubiquitin-proteosome proteolysis systems. (In proceedings of “Understanding Muscle: From Development to Disease, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, April,16).
  • Mittal A, Li H, Makonchuk DY, Bhatnagar S, Ashkenazi A, Kumar A. 2009. TWEAK is an important mediator of progressive fibrosis. Fiber-type switching and loss of skeletal muscle mass in response to nerve injury. (In proceedings of “Understanding Muscle: From Development to Disease, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, April,16).
  • Li H, Mittal A, Makonchuk DY, Bhatnagar S, Kumar A. 2009. Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Inhibition Ameliorates Pathogenesis and Improves Skeletal Muscle Regeneration in Muscular Dystrophy. (In proceedings of “Understanding Muscle: From Development to Disease, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, April,16).
  • Mittal A, Goyal R, Wedhas N, Shi L and Longo LD. 2009. Differential role of {alpha}1-adrenergic receptor subtypes in Ca2+-dependent and Ca2+-independent contraction in developing cerebral arteries. (New Orleans, USA). The FASEB Journal. 2009;23:613.23
  • http://www.fasebj.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/23/1_MeetingAbstracts/613.23
  • Mittal A, Goyal R, Shi L, Wedhas N and Longo LD. 2009. 2009. Role of ERK1/2 and Rho A/Rho kinase in PKC-induced contractions in ovine cerebral arteries: A developmental study. (New Orleans, USA). The FASEB Journal. 2009;23:613.26.
  • http://www.fasebj.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/23/1_MeetingAbstracts/613.26
  • Goyal R, Mittal A, Nguyhn D, Loftin M, Derrick A, Pearce WJ, Longo LD and Wilson SM. 2009. Roles of PKC, RhoA and ERK signaling to serotonergic contractility of pulmonary arteries from chronic hypoxic fetal and adult sheep. (New Orleans, USA). The FASEB Journal. 2009;23:619.5.
  • http://www.fasebj.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/23/1_MeetingAbstracts/619.5
  • Goyal R, Mittal A, Shi L, Wedhas N and Longo LD. 2009. High altitude acclimatization responses in cerebral artery PKC-dependent signaling pathway proteins: Changes with development. (New Orleans, USA). The FASEB Journal. 2009;23:616.14.
  • http://www.fasebj.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/23/1_MeetingAbstracts/616.14
  • Goyal R, Vemulakonda S, Mittal A, Loftin M, Vranken K, Nguyen D, Webster M, Blood AB, Pearce WJ, Longo LD and Wilson SM (2009). Maternal chronic hypoxic stress influences the role of extracellular Ca2+ influx to serotonin-mediated contractility of pulmonary arteries from fetal sheep (New Orleans, USA). The FASEB Journal. 2009;23:619.4.
  • http://www.fasebj.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/23/1_MeetingAbstracts/619.4
  • Goyal R, Vemulakonda S, Mittal A, Loftin M, Vranken K, Nguyen D, Webster M, Blood AB, Pearce WJ, Longo LD and Wilson SM (2009). Chronic hypoxia influences the role of extracellular Ca2+ influx during serotonin-mediated contractility of pulmonary arteries from adult sheep. (New Orleans, USA). The FASEB Journal. 2009;23:619.6.
  • http://www.fasebj.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/23/1_MeetingAbstracts/619.6
  • Field S, Galffy A, Wright TA, Jang A, Goyal R, Mittal A, Longo L (2008). Maternal protein deprivation decreases levels of fetal liver angiotensinogen. (Proceeding of 2008 Health Disparities Research Symposium, Loma Linda University, CA, USA, August 6, pp 42).
  • Galffy A, Mittal A, Goyal R, Wright TA, Jang EE, Longo LD (2008). Maternal low protein diet: Effect on fetal cardiac AT1 and AT2 receptors. (Proceeding of 2008 Health Disparities Research Symposium, Loma Linda University, CA, USA, August 6, pp 48).
  • Jang EE, Goyal R, Mittal A, Wright TA, Galffy A, Longo LD (2008). Maternal protein deprivation and the epigenetic origin of hypertension. Fetal mouse kideny’s Renin-Angiotensin system. (Proceeding of 2008 Health Disparities Research Symposium, Loma Linda University, CA, USA, August 6, pp 56).
  • Wright TA, Galffy A, Field S, Jang EE, Goyal R, Mittal A, Longo LD (2008). Maternal low protein diet: Effect on fetal ACE I & ACE II and the fetal origin of hypertension. (Proceeding of 2008 Health Disparities Research Symposium, Loma Linda University, CA, USA, August 6, pp 124).
  • Sharma S, Gupta V K, Singh H, Mittal A (2006). Stabilization of Cathepsin B in non-aqueous medium Proceeding in International conference of Molecules to Materials (ICMM-06), Panjab, Longowal, India.
  • Sharma S, Mittal A, Gupta VK, Singh H (2007). Covalently immobilization of cathepsin via gluteraldehyde to purified chitosan: a simple procedure (proceedings in 94th Indian Science Congress, Anna Malai University, Tamilnadu, India.
  • Sharma S, Mittal A, Gupta VK, Singh H (2005) Microencapsulation of Cathepsin B in CM-Cellulose-Ca-Alginate capsules, (Proceedings in 93rd Indian Science Congress, Hydrabad).
  • Sarina, Sharma S, Mittal A, Gupta VK, Singh H (2005), Physico-chemical properties of purified mung bean cathepsin B-like enzyme. (Proceedings in 93rd Indian Science Congress, Hydrabad).
  • Rita, Mittal A, Gupta VK and Singh H. (2005) Immobilization of cathepsin-L in Calcium Alginate Beads. Proceedings in 92nd Indian Science Congress (Ahemdabad).
  • Mittal A, Kamboj RC and Singh H. (2004) Physico-chemical Properties of purified Goat Brain DPP IV enzyme. Proceedings 91th Indian Science Congress (Chandigarh)
  • Kamboj RC, Mittal A and Singh H. (2004) Immobilization of Dipeptidyl Peptidase IV (DPP IV) In Calcium Alginate Beads (Panjab, Longowal).
  • Mittal A, Khurana S, Singh H and Kamboj RC. (2003) Effects of Some Antituberculous and Antileprotic Drugs on cysteinc proteinases. 90th Indian Science Congress (Bangalore).
  • Mittal A, Singh H and Kamboj RC (2003) Inhibition of Dipeptidylpeptidase IV (DPP IV) by Phenylmethane sulphonylfluoride. 40th Annual Convention of Indian Chemical Society (Janshi).
  • Mittal A, Khurana S, Sadana R, Singh H and Kamboj RC. (2002) Purification and characterization of DPP-IV from goat brain. 89th Indian Science Congress. Part-III, pp 5.
  • Khurana S, Mittal A, Singh H and Kamboj RC. (2002) Physico-chemical properties of dipeptidylpeptidase II from goat brain. 71 SI Annual Society of Biological Chemist (SBC).
  • Rajesh, Singh H, Mittal A, Sharma GL. (2001) Effects of a novel antifungal molecule on interleukin. 9th Asian- Pacific Congress of Clinical Biochemistry-New Delhi.
  • Singh H, Khurana S, Mittal A, Sadana R and Kamboj RC. (2001) Purification and characterization of DPP-II from goat brain. 38th Annual Convention of Indian Chemical Society. OP-13.
  • Conferences/workshops/Seminars (International/National)
  • National Symposium on Emerging Trends in Biotechnology, M.M. Modi College, Feb 24th, 2012
  • Making Muscle in the Embryo and the Adult, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA – May 28 to June 2, 2009.
  • Understanding Muscle: From Development to Disease, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, April,16 2009.
  • Health Disparities Research Symposium, Loma Linda University, CA, USA, August 6, 2008.
  • Workshop/Orientation course on “Laboratory methods in gene transfer and gene expression” (MICR, 536), at Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, USA (18th June – 29th June 2007).
  • Proteomics: Principles and Methods”- Trac 25, A Biotechnology (BioTrac) workshop/training course conducted by foundation for advanced education in the sciences (FAES) at National Institute of Health (NIH), in Bethesda, MD, USA. (1st oct to 5th Oct 2007).
  • International Conference on Molecules to Materials-06, SLIET, Longowal, Panjab.
    • 88th Indian Science Congress Association (IARI- New Delhi) – 2001.
    • 89th Indian Science Congress Association (Lucknow University) – 2002.
  • Workshop on “Recent Trends in Genomics and Proteomics” organized by Bioinformatics centre, H.P. Universitv. Shimla – 2002.
    • 90th Indian Science Congress Association (Bangalore University) – 2003.
    • 91st Indian Science Congress Association (Panjab University) – 2004
    • 92nd Indian Science Congress Association (Nirma University, Ahemdabad) – 2005
    • 93rd Indian Science Congress Association (Acharya Ranga University, Hyderabad-2006)
    • 94th Indian Sceince Congress Association (Anna Malai University, Tamil Nadu -2007, India)
  • Patent Awareness Workshop” organized by Punjab State Council for Science and Technology and Biochemistry Dept., K.U.K.
  • Seminar-cum-training on “Electron Microscope” organized by SAIF (P.U. Chandigarh) and Zoology Dept., K.U.K.
  • Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Biotechnology” organized by Sartorius group (German) and Biotechnology Dept., K.UK
  • Workshop on “Trends in Computational Biology” organized by Bioinformatics centre, NDRI, Karnal, INDIA, 18th Oct – 20th Oct 2005.
  • Workshop on “Advances in Bio-informatics” organized by Bioinformatics Centre, at GNDU, Amritsar, Panjab from 23rd Feb – 24th Feb 2006.