Teacher Details

Nadaf Altafhusain Balechand

Department of Botany


1)    Darshetkar, A.M., Patil, S.S., Pable, A.A., Nadaf, A.B., Barvkar, V.T. (2024). Loss of mitogenome-encoded respiratory genes complemented by nuclear transcripts in halophyte Pandanus odorifer (Forssk.) Kuntze. Plant Biotechnology Reports, 17 (5), ISSN(print/online): 1863-5466/1863-5474, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11816-023-00841-w
2)    Dhondge, H.V., Barvkar, V.T., Dastager, S.G., Dharne, M.S., Rajput, V., Pable, A.A., Henry, R.J., Nadaf, A.B. (2024). Genome sequencing and protein modeling unraveled the 2AP biosynthesis in Bacillus cereus DB25. International Journal of Food Microbiology, 413, 110600. ISSN(print/online): 0168-1605/1879-3460, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2024.110600
3)    Darshetkar, A.M., Khedkar, S.M., Barvkar, V.T., Nadaf, A.B., Sardesai, M.M., Kotkar, H.M. (2024). Chloroplast genome sequence of Tectaria coadunata (Tectariaceae), plastome features, mutational hotspots and comparative analysis. Brazilian Journal of Botany, 47, 119-132. ISSN(print/online): 0100-8404/1806-9959, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40415-023-00979-5
4)    Rashmi, D., Ansari, W.A., Kadoo, N.Y., Barvkar, V.T., Deshmukh, R., Nadaf, A.B. (2023). Role of ions and their transporters in combating salt stress in Pandanus odorifer (Forssk.) Kuntze. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, 45 (5), 66. ISSN(print/online): 0137-5881/1861-1664, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11738-023-03541-8
5)    Darshetkar, A.M., Pable, A.A., Nadaf, A.B., Barvkar, V.T. (2023). Understanding parasitism in Loranthaceae: Insights from plastome and mitogenome of Helicanthes elastica. Gene, 861, 1-17. ISSN(print/online): 0378-1119/1879-0038, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gene.2023.147238
6)    Darshetkar, A.M., Godbole, R.C., Pable, A.A., Singh, S., Nadaf, A.B., Barvkar, V.T. (2023). Chloroplast genome sequence of Nothapodytes nimmoniana (Icacinaceae), a vulnerable reservoir of camptothecin from Western Ghats. Gene, 883, 147674. ISSN(print/online): 0378-1119/1879-0038, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gene.2023.147674
7)    Zehra, A., Dhondge, H.V., Barvkar, V.T., Singh, S.K., Nadaf, A.B. (2023). Evidence of polyamines mediated 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline biosynthesis in aromatic rice rhizospheric fungal species Aspergillus niger. Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, 54 (4), 3073-3083. ISSN(print/online): 1517-8382/1678-4405, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s42770-023-01124-w
8)    Darshetkar, A.M., Godbole, R.C., Nadaf, A.B., Choudhary, R.K., Barvkar, V.T. (2023). Typification of two names in Nothapodytes (Icacinaceae). Kew Bulletin, 78 (4), 653-658. ISSN(print/online): 0075-5974/1874-933X, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12225-023-10142-8
9)    Mandlik, R., Singla, P., Kumawat, S., Khatri, P., Ansari, W., Singh, A., Sharma, Y., Singh, A., Solanke, A., Nadaf, A., Sonah, H. (2022). Understanding aquaporin regulation defining silicon uptake and role in arsenic, antimony and germanium stress in pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan). Environmental Pollution, 294, 118606. ISSN(print/online): 0269-7491/1873-6424, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2021.118606
10)    Renuka, N., Barvkar, V.T., Ansari, Z., Zhao, C., Wang, C., Zhang, Y., Nadaf, A.B. (2022). Co-functioning of 2AP precursor amino acids enhances 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline under salt stress in aromatic rice (Oryza sativa L.) cultivars. Scientific Reports, 12 (1), 3911. ISSN(print/online): 2045-2322, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-07844-7
11)    Darshetkar, A.M., Nadaf, A.B., Choudhary, R.K., Barvkar, V.T. (2022). Lectotypification in Helicanthes (Loranthaceae, Lorantheae). Phytotaxa, 547 (2), 219-222. ISSN(print/online): 1179-3155/1179-3163, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.547.2.12
12)    Darshetkar, A.M., Patil, S.S., Pable, A.A., Nadaf, A.B., Barvkar, V.T. (2022). Chloroplast genome sequence of Pandanus odorifer (Forssk.) Kuntze: genome features, mutational hotspots and phylogenetic analyses. Biologia, 77 (12), 3397–3412. ISSN(print/online): 0006-3088 /1336-9563, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11756-022-01155-y
13)    Dhondge, H.V., Barvkar, V.T., Paul, D., Dastager, S.G., Pable, A.A., Nadaf, A.B. (2022). Exploring the core microbiota in scented rice (Oryza sativa L.) rhizosphere through metagenomics approach. Microbiological Research, 263, 127157. ISSN(print/online): 0944-5013/1618-0623, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.micres.2022.127157
14)    Callmander, M.W., Gallaher, T.J., McNeill, J., Beentje, H., Nadaf, A.B., Middleton, D.J., Buerki, S. (2021). Neotypification of Pandanus odorifer, the correct name for P. odoratissimus (Pandanaceae). TAXON , 70 (1), 182-184. ISSN(print/online): 0040-0262/1996-8175, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/tax.12406
15)    Dhondage, H., Pable, A.A., Barvkar, V.T., Dastagir, S.G., Nadaf, A.B. (2021). Rhizobacterial consortium mediated aroma and yield enhancement in basmati and non-basmati rice (Oryza sativa L.). Journal of Biotechnology, 328, 47-58. ISSN(print/online): 0168-1656/1873-4863, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiotec.2021.01.012
16)    Bhatt, V., Barvkar, V.T., Furtado, A., Henry, R.J., Nadaf, A. (2021). Fragrance in Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb. Despite the Presence of a Betaine Aldehyde Dehydrogenase 2. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 22 (13), 6968. ISSN(print/online): 1661-6596/1422-0067, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms22136968
17)    Khandagale, K.S., Chavhan, R., Nadaf, A.B. (2020). RNAi-mediated down regulation of BADH2 gene for expression of 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline in non-scented indica rice IR-64 (Oryza sativa L.). 3 Biotech, 10 (4), 145. ISSN(print/online): 2190-572X/2190-5738, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13205-020-2131-8
18)    Ansari, W.A., Chandanshive, S.U., Bhatt, V., Nadaf, A.B., Vats, S., Katara, J.L., Sonah, H., Deshmukh, R. (2020). Genome Editing in Cereals: Approaches, Applications and Challenges. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 21 (11), 4040. ISSN(print/online): 1661-6596/1422-0067, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms21114040
19)    Zhao, C., Zhao, L., Zhao, Q., Chen, T., Yao, S., Zhu, Z., Zhou, L., Nadaf, A.B., Liang, W., Lu, K., Zhang, Y. (2020). Genetic dissection of eating and cooking qualities in different subpopulations of cultivated rice (Oryza sativa L.) through association mapping. BMC Genetics, 21 (1), 119. ISSN(print/online): 1471-2156, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12863-020-00922-7
20)    Singh, S., Bhatt, V., Kumar, V., Kumawat, S., Khatri, P., Singla, P., Shivaraj, S.M., Nadaf, A., Deshmukh, R., Sharma, T.R., Sonah, H. (2020). Evolutionary Understanding of Aquaporin TransportSystem in the Basal Eudicot Model SpeciesAquilegia coerulea. Plants, 9 (6), 733. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 2223-7747, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/plants9060799
21)    Rashmi, D., Barvkar, V.T., Nadaf, A., Mundhe, S., Kadoo, N.Y. (2019). Integrative omics analysis in Pandanus odorifer (Forssk.) Kuntze reveals the role of Asparagine synthetase in salinity tolerance. Scientific Reports, 9 (1), 132. ISSN(print/online): 2045-2322, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-37039-y
22)    Pawar, K.S., Baviskar, P.K., Nadaf, A.B., Salunke-Gawali, S., Pathan, H.M. (2019). Layer-by-layer deposition of TiO 2–ZrO 2 electrode sensitized with Pandan leaves: natural dye-sensitized solar cell. Materials For Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 8 (2), 12. ISSN(print/online): 2194-1459/2194-1467, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40243-019-0148-x
23)    Ansari, W., Nadaf, A., Katara, J.L., Samantaray, S., Deshmukh, R. (2019). Advances in induced mutagenesis and mutation mapping approaches in rice. ORYZA- An International Journal on Rice, 56, 106-114. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0474-7615/2249-5266, URL/DOI: https://arrworyza.com/AdminPanel/download/Advances%20in%20induced%20mutagenesis%20and%20mutation%20mapping%20approaches.pdf
24)    Khandagale, K.S., Zanan, R.L., Nadaf, A.B. (2018). RNA interference and targeted genome editing for improvement of rice (Oryza sativa L.). Israel Journal of Plant Sciences, 65 (1-2), 17-30. ISSN(print/online): 0792-9978/2223-8980, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07929978.2017.1288389
25)    Rashmi, D., Nadaf, A. (2018). Understanding the Mechanism of Salt Tolerance in Pandanus odorifer L.. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section B: Biological Sciences, 88 (4), 1557-1563. ISSN(print/online): 0369-8211/2250-1746, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40011-017-0900-x
26)    Borse, V., Zanan, R., Nadaf, A. (2018). Development of ISSR derived SCAR marker for economically important Benstonea thwaitesii (Martelli) Callm. And Buerki. Indian Journal of Biotechnology, 17 (3), 480-483. ISSN(print/online): 0972-5849/0975-0967, URL/DOI: http://nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/123456789/45278/1/IJBT%2017%283%29%20480-483.pdf
27)    Wakte, K., Zanan, R., Hinge, V., Khandagale, K., Nadaf, A., Henry, R. (2017). Thirty-three years of 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline, a principal basmati aroma compound in scented rice (Oryza sativa L.): a status review. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 97 (2), 384-395. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0022-5142/1097-0010, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.7875
28)    Attar, U., Hinge, V., Zanan, R., Adhav, R., Nadaf, A. (2017). Identification of aroma volatiles and understanding 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline biosynthetic mechanism in aromatic mung bean (Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek). Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants, 23 (2), 443-451. ISSN(print/online): 0971-5894/0974-0430, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12298-017-0414-2
29)    Khandagale, K.S., Zanan, R.L., Mathure, S.V., Nadaf, A.B. (2017). Haplotype variation of Badh2 gene, unearthing of a new fragrance allele and marker development for non-basmati fragrant rice ‘Velchi’ (Oryza sativa L.). Agri Gene, 6, 40-46. ISSN(print/online): 2352-2151, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aggene.2017.09.003
30)    Renuka, N., Mathure, S.V., Zanan, R.L., Thengane, R.J., Nadaf, A.B. (2016). Determination of some minerals and β-carotene contents in aromatic indica rice (Oryza sativa L.) germplasm. Food Chemistry, 191, 2-6. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0308-8146/1873-7072, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodchem.2015.05.045
32)    Zanan, R., Pawar, K., Nadaf, A., Pathan, H.M. (2016). Dye sensitized solar cell based on TiO2 nanoparticles and chlorophyll from Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb. leaves. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 27 (12), 12452-12458. ISSN(print/online): 0957-4522/1573-482X, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10854-016-5485-2
34)    Zanan, R., Khandagale, K., Hinge, V., Elangovan, M., Henry, R.J., Nadaf, A. (2016). Characterization of fragrance in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) grain and development of a gene-based marker for selection in breeding. Molecular Breeding, 36 (11), 146. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 1380-3743/1572-9788, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11032-016-0582-8
35)    Khandagale, K., Nadaf, A. (2016). Genome editing for targeted improvement of plants. Plant Biotechnology Reports, 10 (6), 327–343. ISSN(print/online): 1863-5466/1863-5474, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11816-016-0417-4
36)    Kaikavoosi, K., Kad, T.D., Zanan, R.L., Nadaf, A.B. (2015). 2-Acetyl-1-Pyrroline Augmentation in Scented indica Rice (Oryza sativa L.) Varieties Through Δ1-Pyrroline-5-Carboxylate Synthetase (P5CS) Gene Transformation. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 177 (7), 1466-1479. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0273-2289/1559-0291, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12010-015-1827-4
37)    Deshmukh, Y., Khare, P., Nadaf, A.B., Patra, D. (2015). Discrimination between 2AP producing and non-producing rice rhizobacterial isolates using volatile profiling: a chemometric approach. Journal of Chemometrics, 29 (12), 648-658. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0886-9383/1099-128X, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cem.2760
40)    Deshmukh, Y., Khare, P., Patra, D.D., Nadaf, A.B. (2014). HS-SPME-GC-FID method for detection and quantification of Bacillus cereus ATCC 10702 mediated 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline. Biotechnology Progress, 30 (6), 1356-1363. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 8756-7938/1520-6033, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/btpr.1989
43)    Zanana, R.L., Nadaf, A.B. (2013). Collection, characterization and olfactory evaluation of Pandanus species in Southern India. Plant Genetic Resources: Characterization and Utilization, 11 (1), 84-86. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 1479-2621/1479-263X, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1479262111000748
44)    Zanan, R., Nadaf, A.B. (2013). Conservation Status of Indian Pandanaceae. American Journal of Plant Sciences, 4 (6), 51-56. ISSN(print/online): 2158-2742/2158-2750, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ajps.2013.46A008
45)    Shaikh, M.N., Nadaf, A.B. (2013). Qualitative analysis of 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline from the rhizosphere fungal species of basmati rice varieties by GC-FID. International Journal of Current Research, 5 (7), 1663-1665. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0975-833X, URL/DOI: http://journalcra.com/sites/default/files/issue-pdf/Download%203632.pdf
46)    Wakte, K.V., Zanan, R.L., Thengane, R.J., Jawali, N., Nadaf, A.B. (2012). Identification of Elite Population of Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb. for Higher 2-Acetyl-1-pyrroline and Other Volatile Contents by HS-SPME/GC-FID from Peninsular India. Food Analytical Methods, 5 (6), 1276-1288. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 1936-9751/1936-976X, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12161-012-9373-y
47)    Zanan, R.L., Nadaf, A.B. (2012). Pandanus mangalorensis: a new species of Pandanaceae from Southern India. Kew Bulletin, 67 (3), 555–559. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0075-5974/1874-933X, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12225-012-9366-4
48)    Zanan, R., Nadaf, A.B. (2012). Pandanus martinianus (Pandanaceae), a new endemic species from northeastern India. Phytotaxa, 73, 1-7. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 1179-3155/1179-3163, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.73.1.1
49)    Wakte, K.V., Zanan, R.L., Saini, A., Jawali, N., Thengane, R.J., Nadaf, A.B. (2012). Genetic diversity assessment in Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb. populations of India. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 59 (7), 1583-1595. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0925-9864/1573-5109, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10722-012-9882-y
50)    Shahnawaz, M., Zanan, R.L., Wakte, K.V., Mathure, S.V., Kad, T.D., Deokule, S.S., Nadaf, A.B. (2012). Genetic diversity assessment of Gymnema sylvestre (Retz.) R. Br. ex Sm. populations from Western Ghats of Maharashtra, India. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 59 (1), 125-134. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0925-9864/1573-5109, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10722-011-9757-7
51)    Rehan, A.W., Siddiqui, S., Nadaf, A.B. (2011). Screening of Basmati Rice (Oryza sativa L.) Rhizosphere Fungi for 6 Pentyl -α-Pyrone – the Principle Coconut like Aroma Compound. Advanced BioTech, 11 (1), 31-34. ISSN(print/online): 0973-0109/2319-6750.
52)    Nadaf, A.B., Zanan, R.L., Wakte, K.V. (2011). A new endemic species of Pandanaceae from India: Pandanus palakkadensis. Kew Bulletin, 66 (1), 183-186. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0075-5974/1874-933X, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12225-011-9265-0
53)    Mathure, S.K., Wakte, K.V., Jawali, N., Nadaf, A.B. (2011). Quantification of 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline and other rice aroma volatiles among Indian scented rice cultivars by HS-SPME/GC-FID. Food Analytical Methods, 4 (3), 326-333. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 1936-9751/1936-976X, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12161-010-9171-3
54)    Wakte, K.V., Kad, T.D., Zanan, R.L., Nadaf, A.B. (2011). Mechanism of 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline biosynthesis in Bassia latifolia Roxb. flowers. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, 17 (3), 231-237. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0885-5765/1096-1178, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12298-011-0075-5
55)    Mathure, S., Shaikh, A., Renuka, N., Wakte, K., Jawali, N., Thengane, R., Nadaf, A. (2011). Characterisation of aromatic rice (Oryza sativa L.) germplasm and correlation between their agronomic and quality traits. Euphytica, 179 (2), 237-246. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0014-2336/1573-5060 , URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10681-010-0294-9

Publications Before 2011

56)    Mathure, S., Jawali, N., Nadaf, A. (2010). Diversity analysis in selected non-basmati scented rice collection. Rice Science, 17 (1), 35-42. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 1672-6308/1876-4762, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1672-6308(08)60102-X
57)    Wakte, K.V., Thengane, R.J., Jawali, N., Nadaf, A.B. (2010). Optimization of HS-SPME conditions for quantification of 2-acetyl-1-pyrroline and study of other volatiles in Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb. Food Chemistry, 121 (2), 595-600. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0308-8146/1873-7072, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodchem.2009.12.056
59)    Wakte, K.V., Nadaf, A.B., Thengane, R.J., Jawali, N. (2009). In vitro regenerating plantlets in Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb. as a model system to study the development of lower epidermal papillae. In Vitro Cellular and Developmental Biology - Plant, 45 (6), 701-707. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 1054-5476/1475-2689, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11627-009-9191-0
60)    Wakte, K.V., Nadaf, A.B., Thengane, R.J., Jawali, N. (2009). Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb. cultivated as a spice in coastal regions of India. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 56 (5), 735-740. Google Scholar Citations, ISSN(print/online): 0925-9864/1573-5109, URL/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10722-009-9431-5
61)    Nadaf, A.B., Wakte, K.V., Thengane, R.J., Jawali, N. (2008). Review on Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb.: The Plant with Rich Source of Principle Basmati Aroma Compound 2 Acetyl-1-Pyrroline. . ICFAI Journal of Biotechnology, 2 (4), 61-76. ISSN(print/online): 0973-8495.
64)    Nadaf, A.B., Krishnan, S. (2005). Studies on the pattern of gelatinisation of starch in rice (Oryza sativa L.). Journal of Food Science and Technology, 42 (5), 448-450. ISSN(print/online): 0022-1155/0975-8402, URL/DOI: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/288389777_Studies_on_starch_gelatinisation_pattern_in_rice_Oryza_sativa_L
65)    Nadaf, A.B., Fernandes, S.F. (2003). Reproductive cycle and germination studies in Cycas circinalis L.. Phytomorphology, 53 (1), 43-48. ISSN(print/online): 0031-9449.