Research by Subhashini Sadasivam


  1. Krishnan V.P. and Sadasivam S. Simulation: Early adoption of masks will protect you, and others too. The Wire Science, June 19, 2020.

  2. Sadasivam S., Subramanian, R. A perspective on challenges and opportunities in characterizing oral cancer stem cells. Frontiers in bioscience (Landmark edition) 25, 1011-1021, 2020.

  3. *Ghanekar Y, *Sadasivam S. In silico analysis reveals a shared immune signature in CASP8-mutated carcinomas with varying correlations to prognosis. PeerJ 7:e6402, 2019.

*equal contribution

  1. Mishra A., Sriram H., Chandarana P., Tanavde V., Kumar R.V., Gopinath A., Govindarajan R., S. Ramaswamy, and Sadasivam S. Decreased expression of cell adhesion genes in cancer stem-like cells isolated from primary oral squamous cell carcinomas. Tumor Biology, June 2018:1-15.

  2. 5. Sadasivam S. and DeCaprio J.A. The DREAM complex: master coordinator of cell cycle-dependent gene expression. Nature Reviews Cancer, 13 (8), 585, 2013.

  3. Rodig S.J., Cheng J., Wardzala J., DoRosario A., Scanlon J.J., Laga A.C., Martinez-Fernandez A., Barletta J.A., Bellizzi A.M., Sadasivam S., Holloway D.T., Cooper D.J., Kupper T.S., Wang L.C., and DeCaprio J.A. Improved detection suggests all Merkel cell carcinomas harbor Merkel polyomavirus. The Journal of Clinical Investigation, 122 (12), 4645-4653, 2012.

  4. Sadasivam S., Duan S., and DeCaprio J.A. The MuvB complex sequentially recruits B-Myb and FoxM1 to promote mitotic gene expression. Genes & Development, 26 (5), 474-489, 2012.

  5. Litovchick L., Sadasivam S., Florens L., Zhu X., Swanson S.K., Velmurugan S., Chen R., Washburn M.P., Liu X.L., and DeCaprio J.A. Evolutionarily conserved multisubunit RBL2/p130 and E2F4 protein complex represses human cell cycle-dependent genes in quiescence. Molecular Cell, 26 (4), 539-551, 2007.

  6. Thalappilly S., Sadasivam S., Radha V., and Swarup G. Involvement of caspase 1 and its activator Ipaf upstream of mitochondrial events in apoptosis. The FEBS Journal, 273 (12), 2766-2778, 2006.

  7. Sadasivam S., Gupta S., Radha V., Batta K., Kundu T.K., and Swarup G. Caspase-1 activator Ipaf is a p53-inducible gene involved in apoptosis. Oncogene, 24 (4), 627-636, 2005.