Dr. Reshma Taneja

National University of Singapore, Singapore
Associate Professor


1993 Ph.D., Indian Institute of Science, India

1987 M.Sc., MS University Vadodara, India

1984 B.Sc., MG Science College, India


  1. Wang Y, Rao VK, Kok WK, Roy DN, Sethi S, Ling BMT, Lee MBH, and Taneja R. (2012). SUMO modification of Stra13 is required for repression of cyclin D1 expression and cellular growth arrest. PLos ONE(in press)
  2. Bharathy N and Taneja, R. (2012) Methylation muscles into transcription factor silencing. Transcription 3(5):1-6.
  3. Ling BMT, Bharathy N, Chung T-K, Kok WK, Li SD, Tan YH, Rao VK, Gopinadhan S, Sartorelli V, Walsh MJ, and Taneja R. (2012). Lysine methyltransferase G9a methylates the transcription factor MyoD and regulates skeletal muscle differentiation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 109:841-846.
  4. Bode B, Shahmoradi A, Taneja R, Rossner MJ, Oster H. (2011). Genetic interaction of Per1 and Dec1/2 in the regulation of circadian locomotor activity.J Biological Rhythms. 26:530-40.
  5. Bode B, Taneja R, Rossner MJ, Oster H. (2011). Advanced light-entrained activity onsets and restored free-running suprachiasmatic nucleus circadian rhythms in Per2/Dec mutant mice.Chronobiology International28:737-50.
  6. Liu JJ, Chung T-K, Li J, and Taneja R. (2010). Sharp-1 modulates the cellular response to DNA damage. FEBS Letters. 584: 619-624.
  7. Vercherat C, Chung T-K, Yalcin S, Gulbagci N, Gopinadhan S, Ghaffari S and Taneja R. (2009). Stra13 regulates oxidative stress mediated skeletal muscle degeneration. Human Molecular Genetics 18:4304-4316.
  8. Pervaiz S, Taneja R and Ghaffari S. (2009). Oxidative stress regulation of stem and progenitor cells. Antioxidants and Redox Signalling 11:2777-89
  9. Gulbagci N, Li L, Ling B, Gopinadhan S, Walsh, M, Rossner M, Nave KA and Taneja R (2009). Sharp-1 inhibits adipogenic differentiation by regulating C/EBP activity. EMBO Reports 10:79-86.
  10. YalcinS, Zhang X, Luciano JP, Marinkovic D, Vercherat C, Sarkar A, Brugnara C, Grisotto M, Taneja R and GhaffariS. (2008). Foxo3 is essential for the regulation of ATM and oxidative stress-mediated homeostasis of hematopoietic stem cells. Journal ofBiological Chemistry 283: 25692-25705
  11. Rossner MJ, Oster H, Wichert SP, Reinecke L, Wehr MC, Reinecke J, Eichele G, Taneja R, Nave KA. (2008) Disturbed clockwork resetting in Sharp-1 and Sharp-2 single and double mutant mice. PLoS ONE. 3(7):e2762
  12. Sun, H., Ghaffari, S., and Taneja, R. (2007). bHLH-Orange transcription factors in development and cancer. Translational Oncogenomics 2: 105-118.
  13. Sun. H., Li, L., Vercherat, C., Gulbagci, N., Acharjee, S., Li, J., Chung, T-K., Thin. T., and Taneja, R. (2007). Stra13 regulates satellite cell activation by antagonizing Notch signaling. Journal of Cell Biology177:647-57.
  14. Thin, T., Li, L., Chung, T-K, Sun, H., and Taneja, R (2007). Stra13 is induced by genotoxic stress and is required for ionizing radiation induced apoptosis. EMBO Reports 8:401-407.

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