Prof. Dr. Rup Lal

Profile

Academic positionFull Professor
Research fieldsCell Biology,General Genetics, Functional Genome Research,Microbial Ecology and Applied Microbiology
KeywordsAmycolatopsis mediterranei, Amycolatopsis Rifamycin, Sphingonomas paucimobilis, cloning Vectors, lin genes

Current contact address

CountryIndia
CityNew Delhi
InstitutionUniversity of Delhi
InstituteDepartment of Zoology
Homepagehttp://people.du.ac.in/~rlal/

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Rudolf EichenlaubFakultät für Biologie, Universität Bielefeld, Bielefeld
Prof. Dr. Andreas BechtholdLehrstuhl für Pharmazeutische Biologie und Biotechnologie, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg
Prof. Dr. Hans-Hermann RichnowHelmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ, Leipzig
Start of initial sponsorship01/11/1988

Program(s)

1987Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme

Publications (partial selection)

2013Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Devi Lal, Pushp Lata, Naseer Sangwan, Nidhi Garg, Christof Holliger, Rup Lal: Changes in the bacterial community and lin genes diversity during biostimulation of indigenous bacterial community of Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dumpsite soil. In: Microbiology, 2013, 234-240
2013Ankita Dua, Jaya Malhotra, Anjali Saxena, Fazlurrahman Khan and Rup Lal: Devosia lucknowensis L15T sp. nov., isolated from the hexachlorocyclohexane contaminated pond soil. In: Journal of Microbiology, 2013, 689-694
2013Devi Lal, Fazlurrahman Khan, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Peter Schumann, Rup Lal: Edaphobacillus lindanitolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated soil. In: J. Basic Microbiol, 2013, 758-765
2013Birgit Geueke, Milena E. Miska,Thomas Poiger, Daniel Rentsch, Rup Lal, Christof Holliger and Hans-Peter E. Kohler: Enantioselective dehydrochlorination of δ-HCH and δ- pentachlorocyclohexene by LinA1 and LinA2 from Sphingobium indicum B90A. In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2013, 6180-6183
2013Pooja Sharma, Swati Jindal, Kiran Bala, Kirti Kumari, Neha Niharika, Jasvinder Kaur, Gunjan Pandey, Rinku Pandey, R. J. Russel, J.G. Oakeshott and Rup Lal: Functional screening of enzymes and bacteria for the dechlorination of hexachlorocyclohexane by a high-throughput colorimetric assay. In: Biodegradation (Accepted), 2013,
2013Anjali Saxena, Shailly Anand, Ankita Dua, Naseer Sangwan, Fazlurrahman Khan and Rup Lal: Novosphingobium lindaniclasticum s.nov., a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) degrading bacterium isolated from HCH dumpsite. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2013, 2160-2167
2013Mansi Verma, Devi Lal, Jaspreet Kaur, Anjali Saxena, Jasvinder Kaur, Shailly Anand and Rup Lal: Phylogenetic analyses of phylum Actinobacteria based on whole genome sequences. In: Research in Microbiology, 2013, 718-728
2013Amit Kumar Singh, Nidhi Garg, Naseer Sangwan, Vivek Negi, Roshan Kumar, Surendra Vikram and Rup Lal: Pontibacter ramchanderi sp. nov., isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated pond sediment located in the vicinity of a lindane production unit. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2013, 2829-2834
2013Swati Jindal, Ankita Dua and Rup Lal: Sphingopyxis indica sp. nov., isolated from a high dose point hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated dumpsite. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Micrbiol, 2013, 2186-2191
2013Mansi Verma, Devi Lal, Anjali Saxena, Shailly Anand, Jasvinder Kaur, Jaspreet Kaur and Rup Lal: Understanding alternative fluxes/effluxes through comparative metabolic pathway analysis of phylum actinobacteria using a simplified approach.. In: Gene, 2013, 306-317
2012Jaya Malhotra, Shailly Anand, Swati Jindal, Raman Rajagopal and Rup Lal: Acinetobacter indicus sp. nov., isolated from Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dumpsite.. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2012, 2883-2890
2012Naseer Sangwan, Pushp Lata, Vatsala Dwivedi, Amit Singh, Neha Niharika, Jasvinder Kaur, Shailly Anand, Jaya Malhotra, Swati Jindal, Aeshna Nigam, Devi Lal, Ankita Dua, Anjali Saxena, Nidhi Garg, Mansi Verma, Jaspreet Kaur, Udita Mukherjee, Jack A. Gilbert, Scot E. Dowd, Rajagopal Raman, Paramjit Khurana, Jitendra P. Khurana, Rup Lal: Comparative Metagenomic analysis of soil microbial communities across three Hexachlorocyclohexane contamination levels. In: PLoS One, 2012, e46219
2012Vatsala Dwivedi, Naseer Sangwan, Aeshna Nigam, Nidhi Garg, Neha Niharika, Paramjit Khurana, Jitendra P. Khurana, and Rup Lal: Draft genome sequence of Thermus sp. RL isolated from hot water spring located atop the Himalayan Ranges at Manikaran, India. In: J. Bacteriol, 2012, 3534-3535
2012Kiran Bala, Birgit Geueke, Milena E. Miska, Daniel Rentsch, Thomas Poiger, Mandeep Dadhwal, Rup Lal, Christof Holliger, and Hans-Peter E. Kohler: Enzymatic conversion of ε-Hexachlorocyclohexane and a-Heptachlorocyclohexane isomer, two neglected components of technical hexachlorocyclohexane. In: Environ. Sci. Technol, 2012, 4051-4058
2012Pushp Lata, Devi Lal, Rup Lal: Flavobacterium ummariense sp. nov., isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2012, 2674-2679
2012Shailly Anand, Naseer Sangwan, Pushp Lata, Jasvinder Kaur, Ankita Dua, Amit Kumar Singh, Mansi Verma, Jaspreet Kaur, Jitendra P. Khurana, Paramjit Khurana, Saloni Mathur and Rup Lal: Genome Sequence of Sphingobium indicum B90A, a Hexachlorocyclohexane-Degrading Bacterium. In: J. Bacteriol, 2012, 4471-4472
2012Jaya Malhotra, Ankita Dua, Anjali Saxena, Naseer Sangwan, Udita Mukherjee, Neeti Pandey, Raman Rajagopal, Paramjit Khurana, Jitendra P. Khurana and Rup Lal: Genome sequence of Acinetobacter sp. HA isolated from the gut of polyphagous insect pest Helicoverpa armigera. In: J. Bacteriol, 2012, 5156-5157
2012Birgit Geueke, Nidhi Garg, Sneha Ghosh, Thomas Fleischmann, Christof Holliger, Rup Lal, Hans-Peter E. Kohler: Metabolomics of HCH-transformation: LinA to LinB ratio determines metabolic fate of HCH isomers. In: Environmental Microbiology, 2012, 1040-1049
2012Neha Niharika, Hana Moskalikova, Jasvinder Kaur, Miroslava Sedlackova, Ales Hampl, Jiri Damborsky, Zbynek Prokop and Rup Lal: Novosphingobium barchaimii sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated soil.. In: International Journal of Systematics and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2012, 667-672
2012Vatsala Dwivedi, Neha Niharika and Rup Lal: Pontibacter lucknowensis DM9T sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane dump site.. In: International Journal of Systematics and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2012, 309-313
2012Naseer Sangwan, Pushp Lata, Amit Kumar Singh and Rup Lal: Recruiting Environmental genomes from metagenomes. In: Indian J. Microbiol, 2012, 109-110
2012Jasvinder Kaur, Hana Moskalikova, Neha Niharika, Miroslava Sedlackova, Ales Hampl,Jiri Damborsky, Zbynek Prokop and Rup Lal: Sphingobium baderi sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dump site.. In: International Journal of Systematics and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2012, 673-678
2012Neha Niharika, Hana Moskalikova, Jasvinder Kaur, Fazlurrahman Khan, Miroslava Sedlackova, Ales Hampl, Jiri Damborsky, Zbynek Prokop and Rup Lal: Sphingobium czechense LL01T sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dump site.. In: International Journal of Systematics and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2012, 723-728
2012Nidhi Garg, Kiran Bala and Rup Lal: Sphingobium lucknowense sp. nov., a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) degrading bacterium isolated from HCH contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2012, 618-623
2012Neha Niharika, Swati Jindal, Jasvinder Kaur and Rup Lal: Sphingomonas indica sp. nov., isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated soil. . In: International Journal of Systematics and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2012, 2997-3002
2012Jasvinder Kaur, Jaspreet Kaur, Neha Niharika and Rup Lal: Sphingomonas laterariae LNB2T sp. Nov. Isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated dumpsite in Lucknow.. In: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2012, 2891-2896
2011Christelle Vogne, Hansi Bisht, Sagrario Arias, Sofia Fraile, Rup Lal, Jan Roelof van der Meer: Characterisation of the putative effector binding site of the regulatory HbpR protein from Pseudomonas azelaica by site-directed mutagenesis. In: PLoS One, 2011, e16539
2011Simran Jit, Mandeep Dadhwal, Hansi Kumari, Swati Jindal, Jasvinder Kaur, Pushp Lata, Neha Niharika, Devi Lal, Nidhi Garg, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Pooja Sharma, Kiran Bala, Ajaib Singh, John Vijgen, Roland Weber, Rup Lal: Evaluation of hexachlorocyclohexane contamination from the last lindane production plant operating in India. In: Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res, 2011, 586-597
2011Devi Lal, Mansi Verma Rup Lal: Exploring internal features of 16S rRNA gene for identification of clinically relevant species of the genus Streptococcus. In: Ann. Clin. Microbiol. Antimicrob, 2011,
2011Pooja Sharma, Rinku Pandey, Kirti Kumari, Gunjan Pandey, Colin J. Jackson, Robyn J. Russell, John G. Oakeshott, Rup Lal: Kinetic and sequence-structure-function analysis of known LinA variants with different hexachlorocyclohexane isomers. In: PLoS One, 2011, e25128
2011Shailly Anand, Kiran Bala, Anjali Saxena and Rup Lal: Microbacterium amylolyticum sp. nov., N5T a bacterium isolated from industrial waste soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2011, 2114-2120
2011Kirti Kumari, Pooja Sharma, Kshitiz Tyagi and Rup Lal: Pseudoxanthomonas indica sp. nov., isolated from Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dumpsite in North India. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2011, 2107-2111
2011Jaspreet Kaur, Mansi Verma and Rup Lal: Rhizobium rosettiformans sp. nov., isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dump site in India, and reclassification of [Blastobacter] aggregatus Hirsch et al. [1985] as Rhizobium aggregatum comb. nov.. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2011, 1218-1225
2011Mansi Verma, Jaspreet Kaur, Mukesh Kumar, Kirti Kumari, Anjali Saxena, Shailly Anand, Aeshna Nigam, Vydianathan Ravi, Saurabh Raghuvanshi, Paramjit Khurana, Akhilesh K. Tyagi, Jitendra P. Khurana and Rup Lal: Whole Genome Sequence of Rifamycin B Producing Amycolatopsis mediterranei S699. In: J. Bacteriol, 2011, 5562-5563
2010Shailly Anand, Jaya Malhotra, Ankita Dua, Nidhi Garg, Anjali Saxena, Naseer Sangwan, Devi Lal, Mansi Verma, Swati Jindal, Jaspreet Kaur, Kirti Kumari, Aeshna Nigam, Neha Niharika, Jasvinder Kaur, Simran Jit, Kiran Bala and Rup Lal: A New Life in a Bacterium through Synthetic Genome: Landmark experiments by Craig Venter. In: Indian. J. Microbiol, 2010, 125-131
2010David R. B. Brittain, Rinku Pandey, Kirti Kumari, Pooja Sharma, Gunjan Pandey, Rup Lal, Michelle L. Coote, John G. Oakeshott and Colin J. Jackson: Competing SN2 and E2 reaction pathways for hexachlorocyclohexane degradation in the gas phase, solution and enzymes. In: Chem. Commun, 2010, 976-978
2010Devi Lal and Rup Lal: Evolution of mercuric reductase (merA) gene: A case of Horizontal Gene Transfer. In: Microbiol., 2010, 500-508
2010John Vijgen, P. C. Abhilash, Yi Fan Li, Rup Lal, Martin Forter, Joao Torres, Nandita Singh, Mohammad Yunus, Chongguo Tian, Andreas Schäffer, Roland Weber: Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) as new Stockholm Convention POPs – a global perspective on the management of Lindane and its waste isomers. In: Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res, 2010, 152-162
2010Devi Lal, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Peter Schumann and Rup Lal: Microbacterium lindanitolerans sp. nov.,isolated from Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2010, 2634-2638
2010Kiran Bala, Pooja Sharma and Rup Lal: Sphingobium quisquiliarum sp. nov., P25T a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) degrading bacterium isolated from HCH contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 429-433
2010Aeshna Nigam, Simran Jit and Rup Lal: Sphingomonas histidinilytica sp. nov. isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH)- dumpsite, India. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2010, 1038-1043
2010Pooja Sharma, Mansi Verma, Kiran Bala, Aeshna Nigam and Rup Lal Sphingopyxis ummariensis sp. nov., isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH)-dumpsite in north India. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2010, 780-784
2010Rup Lal, Gunjan Pandey, Pooja Sharma, Kirti Kumari, Shweta Malhotra, Rinku Pandey, Vishakha Raina, Hans-Peter E. Kohler, Christof Holliger, Colin Jackson, and John G. Oakeshott: The biochemistry of microbial degradation of hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) and prospects for bioremediation. In: Microbiol. Mol. Biol. Rev., 2010, 58-80
2009Mansi Verma, Mukesh Kumar, Mandeep Dadhwal, Jaspreet Kaur, and Rup Lal: Devosia albogilva sp. nov. and Devosia crocina sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane dump site. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2009, 795-799
2009Ajaib Singh and Rup Lal: A novel hexachlorocyclohexane degrading bacterium Sphingobium ummariense sp. nov. isolated from HCH contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 162-166
2009Kumar, P., Singh, B., Rup Lal, Rembhotkar, G.W., Singh, A.B.: Association between reduced levels of total serum IgE and FcepsilonRI expression in non-releaser basophils. In: Immunobiol , 2009, 377-83
2009Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Devi Laland Rup Lal: Novosphingobium panipatense sp. nov. and Novosphingobium mathurense sp. nov., from oil contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 156-161
2009Mandeep Dadhwal, Ajaib Singh, Om Prakash, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Kirti Kumari, Pooja Sharma, Simran Jit, Mansi Verma, Christof Holliger, and Rup Lal.: Proposal of biostimulation for hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH)-decontamination and characterization of culturable bacterial community from high-dose point HCH-contaminated soils. . In: J. App. Microbiol. , 2009, 381-392
2009Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Rekha Kumari, Om Prakash and Rup Lal: Pseudomonas panipatensis sp. nov., isolated from an oil-contaminated site. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2009, 1339-1345
2009Mandeep Dadhwal, Simran Jit, Hansi Kumari and Rup Lal: Sphingobium chinhatense sp. nov., a hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH)-degrading bacterium isolated from an HCH dump site. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2009, 3140-3144
2009Hansi Kumari, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Swati Jindal, Parul Katoch, and Rup Lal: Sphingobium lactosutens sp. nov., isolated from a hexachlorocyclohexane dump site and Sphingobium abikonense sp. nov. isolated from oil contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol, 2009, 2291-2296
2008R Solanki, Monisha Khanna and Rup Lal: Bioactive compounds from marine actinomycetes. In: Indian J. Microbiol., 2008, 410-431
2008Mukesh Kumar, Mansi Verma and Rup Lal: Devosia chinhatensis sp. nov., isolated from Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) dump site in India. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 861 - 865
2008Vishakha Raina, Mrutyunjay Suar, Ajaib Singh, Om Prakash, Mandeep Dadhwal, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Charu Dogra, Kirsten Lawlor, Sukanaya Lal,Jan Roelof van der Meer, Christof Holliger and Rup Lal: Enhanced Biodegradation of Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) in contaminated soils via inoculation with Sphingobium indicum B90A. In: Biodegradation., 2008, 27-40
2008Simran Jit, Mandeep Dadhwal, Om Prakash and Rup Lal: Flavobacterium lindanitolerans sp. nov. isolated from hexachlorocyclohexane-contaminated soil. In: Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2008, 1665-1669
2008Vishakha Raina, Daniel Rentsch, Thomas Geiger, Poonam Sharma, Hans-Rudolf Buser, Christof Holliger, Hans-Peter E. Kohler and Rup Lal: New metabolites in the degradation of α and γ- hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH): Pentachlorocyclohexenes are hydroxylated to cyclohexenols and cyclohexenediols by the haloalkane dehalogenase LinB from Sphingobium indicum B90A. In: J. Agric. Food Chem., 2008, 6594-6603
2008Shweta Malhotra, Swati Majumdar, Mukesh Kumar, VK Bhasin Karl-Heinz Gartemann and Rup Lal: Nucleotide sequence of plasmid pA387 of Amycolatopsis benzoatilytica and construction of a conjugative shuttle vector. In: J Basic Microbiol., 2008, 177-185
2007Vishakha Raina, Andrea Hauser,Hans Rudolf Buser,Daniel Rentsch, Poonam Sharma, Rup Lal, Christof Holliger,Thomas Poiger,Markus D. Müller and Hans-Peter E. Kohler: Hydroxylated metabolites of beta- and delta-Hexachlorocyclohexane: Bacterial formation, Stereochemical configuration, and occurrence in groundwater at a former production site. In: Environmental Science and Technology, 2007, 4292-4298
2007Shweta Malhotra, Pooja Sharma, Hansi Kumari, Ajaib Singh and Rup Lal: Localization of HCH catabolic genes (lin genes) in Sphingobium indicum B90A. In: Ind. J. Microbiol., 2007, 271-275
2007Om Prakash,Mansi Verma,Pooja Sharma,Mukesh Kumar,Kirti Kumari, Ajaib Singh, Hansi Kumari,Simran Jit, Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Monisha Khanna and Rup Lal: Polyphasic approach of bacterial classification ¿ An overview of recent advances . In: Indian Journal of Microbiology, 2007, 98-108
2007Rup Lal, Om Prakash and Kirti Kumari: Pseudomonas delhiensis sp. nov., from a fly ash dumping site of a thermal power plant. . In: Int.J.Syst.Evol Microbiol , 2007, 527-531
2007Shweta Malhotra and Rup Lal: The Genus Amycolatopsis: Indigenous plasmids, cloning vectors and gene transfer systems. In: Indian Journal of Microbiology, 2007, 3-14
2006Rup Lal,Charu Dogra,Shweta Malhotra,Poonam Sharma and Rinku Pal: Distribution, Diversity and Divergence of lin genes in Hexachlorocyclohexane degrading Sphingomonads.. In: Trends in Biotechnology , 2006, 121-130
2006Poonam Sharma, Vishakha Raina, Rekha Kumari, Shweta Malhotra, Charu Dogra, Hansi Kumari,Hans-Peter E. Kohler, Hans-Rudolf Buser, Christof Holliger, and Rup Lal: Haloalkane Dehalogenase LinB is responsible for á- and ä- Hexachlorocyclohexane in Sphingobium indicum B90A . In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2006, 5720-5727
2006Rup Lal, Om Prakash: Phenanthrene Degrading Bacterium from Fly Ash Site Dumping Site, Sphingobium fuligis sp. nov. and Reclassification of [Sphingomonas] cloacae as Sphingobium cloacae comb. nov. . In: Int.J.Syst.Evol Microbiol , 2006, 2121-2147
2006Rinku Pal, VK Bhasin and Rup Lal: Proposal to reclassify [Sphingomonas] xenophaga Stolz et al 2000 and [Sphingomonas] taejonensis Lee et al. 2001 to Sphingobium xenophagum gen. com. nov. and Sphingopyxix taejonensis gen. com. nov. respectively. In: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2006, 667-670
2006Swati Majumdar and Rup Lal: Reclassification of Amycolatopsis orientalis DSM 43387 as Amycolatopsis benzoatilytica sp. nov. In: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology , 2006, 199-204
2005Mrutyunjay Suar, Andrea Hauser, Thomas Poiger, Hans-Rudolf Buser, Markus D. Müller, Charu Dogra, Vishakha Raina, Christof Holliger, Jan Roelof van der Meer, Rup Laland Hans-Peter E. Kohler: Enantioselective transformation of á-HCH by dehydrochlorinases LinA1 and LinA2 from soil bacterium Sphingomonas paucimobilis B90A. . In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2005, 8514-8518
2005Rinku Pal, Shashi Bala, Mandeep Dadhwal, Mukesh Kumar, Gauri Dhingra, Om Prakash, S. R. Prabagaran, S. Shivaji, John Cullum, Christof Holliger and Rup Lal The Hexachlorocyclohexane-Degrading Bacterial Strains Sphingomonas paucimobilis B90A, UT26 and Sp+ having similar lin Genes are three Distinct species, Sphingomonas indicum sp. nov; S. japonicum sp. nov; and S. francense sp. nov., and .... In: International Journal of Systematics and Evolutionary Micribiology, 2005, 1965-1972
2004Mrutyunjay Suar, Jan Roelof van der Meer, Kirsten Lawlor, Christof Holliger, and Rup Lal: Dynamics of Multi lin Gene Expression in Sphingomonas paucimobilis B90A in Response to Different HCH Isomers. In: Applied and Environmental Microbiolgy , 2004, 6650-6656
2004Charu Dogra, Vishakha Raina, Rinku Pal, Mrutyunjay Suar, Sukanya Lal, Karl-Heinz Gartemann, Christof Holliger, Jan Roelof van der Meer, and Rup Lal : Organization of lin genes and IS6100 among different strains of hexachlorcyclohexane degrading Sphingomonas paucimobilis strains: Evidence of natural horizontal transfer.. In: Journal of Bacteriology, 2004, 2225-2235
2004Shashi Bala,Richie Khanna,Mandeep Dhadwal, S. R. Prabagaran, S. Shivaji, John Cullum and Rup Lal: Reclassification of Amycolatopsis mediterranei 46095 as Amycolatopsis rifamycinica. In: International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 2004, 1145-1149
2004Om Prakash,Mrutunjay Suar,Vishakha Raina,Charu Dogra,Rinku Pal, Rup Lal: Residues of Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) Isomers from different Soil and water samples in Delhi and Adjoining Areas. . In: Current Science, 2004, 73-77
2003Gauri Dhingra, Rekha Kumari, Shashi Bala, Swati Majumdar, Shweta Malhotra, Poonam Sharma, Sukanya Lal, John Cullum, Rup Lal: Development of cloning vectors and transformation methods for Amycolatopsis. In: J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol, 2003, 195-204
2002Rekha Kumari, Sanjukta Subudhi, Mrutyunjay Suar, Gauri Dhingra, Vishakha Raina, Charu Dogra, Sukanya Lal, Jan Roelof van der Meer, Christof Holliger, Rup Lal: Cloning and Characterization of lin Genes Responsible for the Degration of Hexachlorocyclohexane Isomers by Sphingomonas paucimobilis Strain B90. In: Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2002, 6021-6028
2001Hardeep Kaur, Jesus Cortes, Peter Leadlay, Rup Lal: Cloning and partial characterization of the putative rifamycin biosynthetic gene cluster from the actinomycete Amycolatopsis mediterranei DSM 46095. In: Microbiol. Res., 2001, 329-246
2000Rup Lal, Rekha Kumari, Hardeep Kaur, Rickie Khanna, Nidhi Dhingra, Dipika Tuteja: Regulation and manipulation of the gene clusters encoding type-I PKSs . In: TIBTECH, 2000, 264-274
2000Dipika Tuteja, Meenakshi Dua, Richie Khanna, Nidhi Dhingra, Monisha Khanna, Hardeep Kaur, D. M. Saxena, Rup Lal: The Importance of Homologous Recombination in the Generation of Large Delections in Hybrid Plasmids in Amycolatopsis mediterranei. In: Plasmid, 2000, 1-11
1998Atul K. Johri, Meenakshi Dua, Dipika Tuteja, Renu Saxena, D. M. Saxena, Rup Lal: Degration of alpha, beta, gamma and delta-hexachlorocyclohexanes by Sphingomonas paucimobilis. In: Biotechnology Letters, 1998, 885-887
1998Rup Lal, Richie Khanna, Nidhi Dhingra, Monisha Khanna, Sukanaya Lal: Develpment of an Improved Cloning Vector and Transformation System in Amycolatopsis mediterranei (Nocardia mediterranei). In: The Journal of Antibiotics, 1998, 161-169
1998M. Khanna, M. Dua, Rup Lal: Selection of suitable marker genes for the development of cloning vectors and electroporation in different strains of Amycolatopsis mediterranei. In: Microbiol. Res., 1998, 205-211