Selected research publications from over 70 articles

  1. VS Reddy, G Raghu, SS Reddy, AK Pasupulati, P Suryanarayana and GB Reddy (2013). Response of small heat shock proteins in diabetic rat retina. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:7674-82
  2. P. Muthenna, G. Raghu, C. Akileshwari, SN. Sinha, P. Suryanarayana and GB. Reddy (2013) Inhibition of protein glycation by procyanidin-B2 fraction of cinnamon: Delay of diabetic cataract in rats. IUBMB Life. 65:941-50
  3. CN. Grama, P. Suryanarayana, MA. Patil, G. Raghu, N. Balakrishna, MNV. Ravi Kumar and GB. Reddy (2013) Efficacy of biodegradable curcumin nanoparticles in delaying cataract in diabetic rat model. PLoS One 8(10): e78217.
  4. PY. Reddy, R. Pullakhandam, NV. Giridharan and GB. Reddy (2013) Increased risk of cataract development in WNIN Obese rats due to accumulation of intra-lenticular sorbitol. IUBMB Life. 65:472-78
  5. C. Cukras, T. Gaasterland, P. Lee, HV. Gudiseva, VRM. Chavali, R. Pullakhandam, B. Maranhao, L. Edsall, S. Soares, GB. Reddy, PA. Sieving, R. Ayyagari. Exome analysis identified a novel mutation in the RBP4 gene in a consan/guineous pedigree with retinal dystrophy and developmental abnormalities. PLoS One.2012; 7:e50205.
  6. P. Muthenna, J. Ponder, GB. Reddy, J. M. Petrash, and D. V. LaBarbera (2012) The isolation and characterization of ?-glucogallin as a novel aldose reductase inhibitor from Emblica officinalis. PLoS One 7: e31399.
  7. P. Muthenna, C. Akileshwari and G. B. Reddy. Ellagic acid - a new antiglycating agent: Inhibition of Nε-(carboxymethyl)lysine. Biochem J 442: 221-230
  8. PNBS Srinivas, A. Narahari, J. M. Petrash, M. J. Swamy and G. B. Reddy (2010). Importance of eye lens alpha-crystallin heteropolymer with 3:1 alphaA to alphaB ratio: Stability, aggregation and modifications. IUBMB Life 62: 693-702
  9. PNBS Srinivas, A. Narahari, J. M. Petrash, M. J. Swamy and G. B. Reddy (2010). Importance of eye lens alpha-crystallin heteropolymer with 3:1 alphaA to alphaB ratio: Stability, aggregation and modifications. IUBMB Life 62: 693-702
  10. M. Saraswat, P. Suryanarayana, P. Y. Reddy, M. A. Patil, N. Balakrishna and G. B. Reddy (2010) Antiglycating potential of Zingiber officinalis and delay of diabetic cataract in rats. Mol Vis 16:1525-1537
  11. S. G. Bhagyalaxmi, PNBS Srinivad, K. A. Barton, K. R. Kumar, M. Vidyavathi, J. M. Petrash, G. B. Reddy* and T. Padma (2009). A novel nutation (F71L) in αA-crystallin associated with age-related cataract results in defective chaperone-like function despite unaltered structure. Biochem Biophys Acta (Mol Basis Dis) 1792: 974-981
  12. G. B. Reddy, V. Vasireddy, MNA Mandal, T. Mrudula, X. Wang, M. M. Jablonski, N. V. Giridharan and R. Ayyagari (2009) A novel rat model with obesity associated retinal degeneration. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:3456-63
  13. M. Saraswat, P. Yadagiri Reddy, P. Muthenna and G. B. Reddy (2009). Prevention of non-enzymatic glycation of proteins by dietary agents: prospects for alleviating diabetic complications. Br J Nutr, 101:1714-21
  14. I. Surolia, S. Sinha, D. P. Sarkar, P. Y. Reddy, G. B. Reddy and A. Surolia (2008) Concurrence of Danish dementia and cataract: insights from the interactions of dementia associated peptides with eye lens alpha-crystallin. PloS One, 3(8):e2927
  15. G. B. Reddy, A. Satyanarayana, N. Balakrishna, R. Ayyagari, M. Padma, K. Viswanath and J. M. Petrash (2008). Erythrocyte aldose reductase activity and sorbitol levels in diabetic retinopathy. Mol Vis 14: 593-601
  16. Suryanarayana P, Saraswat M, Petrash JM, Reddy GB. Emblica officinalis and its enriched tannoids delay streptozotocin-induced diabetic cataract in rats. Mol Vis. 2007; 13:1291-7.
  17. Mrudula T, Suryanarayana P, Srinivas PN, Reddy GB. Effect of curcumin on hyperglycemia-induced vascular endothelial growth factor expression in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat retina. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007; 361:528-32.
  18. G. B. Reddy, P. A. Kumar and M. S. Kumar (2006) Critical Review- Chaperone-like activity and hydrophobicity of α-crystallin. IUBMB Life, 58 (11): 632-641
  19. M. S. Kumar, M. Kapoor, S. Sinha and G. B. Reddy (2005) Insights into hydrophobicity and the chaperone-like function of αA and αB-crystallins: An isothermal titration calorimetric study. J Biol Chem 280: 21726-30
  20. P. A. Kumar, A. Haseeb, P. Suryanarayana, N. Z. Ehtesham and G. B. Reddy (2005). Elevated expression of αA and αB-crystallins in tissues of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat. Arch Biochem Biophys 444: 77-83
  21. P. Suryanarayana, M. Saraswat, T. Mrudula, T. P. Krishna, K. Krishnaswamy and G. B. Reddy (2005) Curcumin and turmeric delay diabetic cataract in rats. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46: 2092-2099
  22. M. S. Kumar, P. Y. Reddy, P. A. Kumar, I. Surolia and G. B. Reddy (2004) Effect of dicarbonyl-induced browning on α-crystallin chaperone-like activity: Physiological significance and caveats of in vitro aggregation assays. Biochem. J. 379, 273-282
  23. G. B. Reddy, K. P. Das, J. M. Petrash and W. K. Surewicz (2000) Temperature-dependent chaperone activity and structural protperties of human αA- and αB-crystallins. J. Biol. Chem. 275, 4565-4570

Book Chapters:

  1. G. B. Reddy and N. Saravanan (2009) Nutrition and eye diseases in Textbook of Human Nutrition (eds: M.S. Bamji, K. Krishnaswamy & G. N. V. Brahmam) 3rd Edn, pp 418-430, Oxford & IBH, New Delhi.
  2. G. B. Reddy and P. Suryanarayana (2011) Diabetes and diabetic complications and Phyllanthus sp in Phyllanthus species: Scientific Evaluation and Medicinal Applications (eds: K. B. Hari Kumar & Ramadas Kuttan), pp 235-253, Taylor & Francis Group.