Dr. Sulbha Choudhari

Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research

Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.




2015 Ph.D., Rutgers University, Camden, USA

2009 M.Sc., Rutgers University, Camden, USA

Publications (Selected)

  1. Maria V. Murgia, Sulbha Choudhari, Jasleen Kaur, Lauren Hagen, Jyothi Thimmapuram, and Catherine A. Hill. Next Generation Sequencing reveals spatial and temporal variation in the microbiomes of Indiana ticks. Parasites & Vectors. (submitted).
  2. Sulbha Choudhari, Shaojun Xie, Ketaki Bhide, Malay C. Saha, Venu (Kal) Kalavacharla, Jyothi Thimmapuram. Identification and Characterization of Untranslated Region (UTR) Extensions under Drought and Heat Stress in Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.). (in preparation)
  3. Shaojun Xie, Sulbha Choudhari, Chia-Lung Wu, Karen Abramson, David Corcoran, Simon G. Gregory, Jyothi Thimmapurum, Farshid Guilak, Dianne Little. Aging and Obesity Disrupt the Methylome and Transcriptome of Murine Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Implications for Regenerative Medicine? (in preparation)
  4. Shruti Sharan, Sarah Komanapalli, Sulbha Choudhari, Jyothi Thimmapuram and Catherine A Hill. Genome-wide analyses of Small Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs) provides insights to genetic diversity and population structure of the Lyme disease tick, Ixodes scapularis. (in preparation)
  5. Herbert, Zachary T., Jamie P. Kershner, Vincent L. Butty, Jyothi Thimmapuram, Sulbha Choudhari, Yuriy O. Alekseyev, Jun Fan, et al. 2018. “Cross-Site Comparison of Ribosomal Depletion Kits for Illumina RNAseq Library Construction.” BMC Genomics 19.
  6. Choudhari, Sulbha, and Andrey Grigoriev. 2017. “Phylogenetic Heatmaps Highlight Composition Biases in Sequenced Reads.” Microorganisms 5 (1): 4.
  7. Choudhari, Sulbha, Ruchi Lohia, and Andrey Grigoriev. 2014. “Comparative Metagenome Analysis of an Alaskan Glacier.” Journal of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology 12 (2): 1441003.
  8. Choudhari, S, S Smith, S Owens, J A Gilbert, D H Shain, R J Dial, and A Grigoriev. 2013. “Metagenome Sequencing of Prokaryotic Microbiota Collected from Byron Glacier, Alaska.” Genome Announc 1 (2): e0009913.
  9. Fellbaum, C. R., E. W. Gachomo, Y. Beesetty, S. Choudhari, G. D. Strahan, P. E. Pfeffer, E. T. Kiers, and H. Bucking. 2012. “Carbon Availability Triggers Fungal Nitrogen Uptake and Transport in Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Symbiosis.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109 (7): 2666–71.
  10. Raj, Shri Krishna, Susheel Kumar, Sulbha Choudhari, and Dev Kumar Verma. 2009. “Biological and Molecular Characterization of Three Isolates of Tomato Aspermy Virus Infecting Chrysanthemums in India.” Journal of Phytopathology 157 (2): 117–25.
  11. Raj SK, Kumar S, Pratap D, Vishnoi R, Choudhari S, Chandra S. Natural occurrence of Cucumber mosaic virus on lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus), a new record. Australasian Plant Disease Notes 2, 95–96, 2007.