Murali Mohan Yallapu

Sanford Research, USA
Staff Scientist



2001 Ph.D., Sri Krishnadevaraya University

1997 M.Sc., Sri Krishnadevaraya University

1993 B.Sc., Sri Krishnadevaraya University

Publications (Selected)

  1. Murali M Yallapu, Meena Jaggi, Subhash C Chauhan, Curcumin nanoformulations: A future nanomedicine for cancer, Drug Discovery Today, 17, 71-80 (2012)
  2. Murali M Yallapu, Mitch R Dobberpuhl, Diane M Maher, Meena Jaggi, and Subhash C Chauhan, Design of curcumin loaded cellulose nanoparticles for prostate cancer, Current Drug Metabolism, 13, 120-128 (2012)
  3. Narayana Reddy, Murali Mohan Yallapu, Vara Prasad Kokkarachedu, Ravindra Sakey, Vimala Kanikireddy, Joy Pattayil, Konduru Mohana Raju, Preparation and characterization of magnetic nanoparticles embedded in hydrogels for protein purification and metal extraction, Journal of Polymer Research, 18, 2285-2294 (2011)
  4. Murali M Yallapu, Mara Ebeling, Neeraj Chauhan, Meena Jaggi, Subhash C Chauhan, Interaction of curcumin nanoformulations with human plasma proteins and erythrocytes, International Journal of Nanomedicine, 6, 2779-2790 (2011)
  5. Murali M Yallapu, Meena Jaggi, Subhash C Chauhan, Design and engineering of nanogels for cancer treatment, Drug Discovery Today, 16, 457-463 (2011)
  6. Murali M. Yallapu, Shadi F. Othman, Evan T. Curtis, Brij K. Gupta, Meena Jaggi, Subhash C. Chauhan, Multi-functional magnetic nanoparticles for magnetic resonance imaging and cancer therapy, Biomaterials, 32, 1890-1905 (2011).
  7. N. Narayana Reddy, Y. Murali Mohan, K. Varaprasad, S. Ravindra, P.A. Joy, K. Mohana Raju, Magnetic and electric responsive hydrogel-magnetic nanocomposites for drug-delivery applications, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 122, 1364-1375 (2011)
  8. K. Varaprasad, Y. Murali Mohan, K. Vimala, K. Mohana Raju, Synthesis and characterization of hydrogel-silver nanoparticles-curcumin composites for wound dressing and antibacterial application, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 121, 784-796(2011)
  9. Sangphil Park, Murthy PSK, Saemi Park, Y. Murali Mohan, Wong-Gun Koh, Preparation of silver nanoparticles-containing semi-interpenetrating network hydrogels composed of pluronic and poly(acrylamide) with antibacterial property, J Industr Eng Chem, 17, 293-297 (2011)
  10. Murali Mohan Yallapu, Susan Foy, Tapan Jain, Vinod Labhasetwar, PEG-functinoalized Magnetic Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Applications, Phamaceutical Research, 27, 2283-2295 (2010).
  11. Murali Mohan Yallapu, Meena Jaggi, Subhash C Chauhan, Scope of Nanotechnology in Ovarian Cancer, Journal of Ovarian Research, 3:19 (2010).
  12. Murali M Yallapu, Meena Jaggi, Subhash C Chauhan, Fabrication of curcumin encapsulated PLGA nanoparticles for improved therapeutic effects in metastatic cancer cells, Journal of colloid and interface science, 351, 19-29 (2010).
  13. Murali Mohan Yallapu, Meena Jaggi and Subhash C Chauhan, Poly(beta-cyclodextrin)/Curcumin Self-Assembly: A Novel Approach to Improve Curcumin Delivery and its Therapeutic Efficacy in Prostate Cancer Cells. Macromolecular Bioscience, 10, 1141-1151 (2010).
  14. Murali Mohan Yallapu, Meena Jaggi and Subhash C Chauhan, beta-Cyclodextrin-curcumin self-assembly enhances curcumin delivery in prostate cancer cells. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces, 79, 113-25 (2010)
  15. Murali M Yallapu, Diane M Maher, Vasudha Sundram, Maria C Bell, Meena Jaggi and Subhash C Chauhan, Curcumin induces chemo/radio-sensitization in ovarian cancer cells and curcumin nanoparticles inhibit ovarian cancer cell growth, Journal of Ovarian Research, 3:11 (2010).
  16. K. Vimala, Y. Murali Mohan, K. Samba sivudu, K. Varaprasad, S. Ravindra, N. Narayana Reddy, Y. Padma, B. Sreedhar, K. MohanaRaju, Fabrication of porous chitosan films impregnated with silver nanoparticles: A facile approach for superior antibacterial application, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 76, 248-258 (2010)
  17. Y. Murali Mohan, K. Vimala, Varsha Thomas, K. Varaprasad, B. Sreedhar, S.K. Bajpai, K. Mohana Raju, Controlling of Silver Nanoparticles Structure by Hydrogel Networks, J. Colloid. Interf. Sci., 342, 73-82 (2010). PMID: 19883919
  18. N. Narayana Reddy, Y. Murali Mohan, K. Varaprasad, S. Ravindra, K. Vimala, K. Mohana Raju, Surface treatment of plasticized poly(vinyl chloride) to prevent plasticizer migration, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 115, 1589-1597, (2010)
  19. Varsha Thomas, Murali Mohan Yallapu, B. Sreedhar, S. K. Bajpai, Fabrication, Characterization of Chitosan/Nanosilver Film and Its Potential Antibacterial Application, Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition, 20(14), 2129-2144 (2009).
  20. Maram K. Reddy, Jaspreet Vasir, S.K. Sahoo, Tapan K. Jain, Y. Murali Mohan, V. Labhasetwar, Inhibition of apoptosis via localized delivery of rapamycin-loaded nanoparticles prevents neointimal hyperplasia and re-endothelialize injured artery, Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions, 1(3), 209-216 (2008).
  21. Varsha Thomas, Murali Mohan Yallapu, B. Sreedhar, S. K. Bajpai, Breathing-in/breathing-out approach to preparing nanosilver-loaded hydrogels: Highly efficient antibacterial nanocomposites, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 111, 934-944 (2009).
  22. K. Vimala, K. Samba Sivudu, Y. Murali Mohan, B. Sreedhar, K. Mohana Raju, Controlled silver nanoparticles synthesis in semi-hydrogel networks of poly(acrylamide) and carbohydrates: A rational methodology for antibacterial application. Carbohydrate Polymers, 75, 463-471 (2009)
  23. Ravindra; Y. Murali Mohan; K. Varaprasad; N. Narayana Reddy; K. Vimala; K. Mohana Raju, Surfactant-Modified Poly(acrylamide-co-acrylamido propane sulphonic acid) Hydrogels, International Journal of Polymeric Materials, 58, 278 – 296 (2009)
  24. Murali Mohan Yallapu, Jaspreet K. Vasir, Tapan Jain, Sivakumar Vijayaraghavalu, and Vinod Labhasetwar, Rapamycin-Loaded Poly(N-Isopropylacrylamide)-Based Nanogels in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells, Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 4, 16-24(2008)
  25. K. Samba Sivudu, N. Mallikarjuna Reddy, M. Nagendra Prasad, K. Mohana Raju, Y.Murali Mohan, J.S. Yadav, G. Sabitha, D. Shailaja, Highly efficient and reusable hydrogel-supported nano-palladium catalyst: Evaluation for Suzuki–Miyaura reaction in water, Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical, 295, 10-17 (2008)
  26. Mini Namdeo, Sutanjay Saxena, Rasika Tankhiwale, M. Bajpai, Y.M. Mohan and S. K. Bajpai, Magentic Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery Applications, J. Nanosci. Nanotech. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 8, 3247–3271 (2008). PMID: 19051873
  27. Varsha Thomas, Mini Namdeo, Y. Murali Mohan, S.K. Bajpai, M. Bajpai, Review on Polymer, Hydrogel and Microgel Metal Nanocomposites: A Facile Nanotechnological Approach, J. Macromol. Sci. Part A. Pure Appl. Chem., 45, 107-119 (2008)
  28. P.S.K. Murthy, Y. Murali Mohan, K. Varaprasad, B. Sreedhar and K. Mohana Raju, First successful design of semi-IPN hydrogel–silver nanocomposites: A facile approach for antibacterial application, J. Colloid. Interf. Sci., 318, 217-224 (2008).
  29. Thomas, Murali Mohan Yallapu, B. Sreedhar and S.K. Bajpai, A versatile strategy to fabricate hydrogel–silver nanocomposites and investigation of their antimicrobial activity, J. Colloid. Interf. Sci., 315, 389-395 (2007).
  30. S K Bajpai , Y Murali Mohan , M Bajpai , Rasika Tankhiwale , Varsha Thomas, Synthesis of polymer stabilized silver and gold nanostructures, J Nanosci Nanotechnol. 7, 2994-3010 (2007).

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