Professor Rao's research focuses on understanding and managing fungal diseases.
- Full list of publications on lab website
- Full list of publications on Google Scholar
- Full list of publications in Scopus
Muñoz, J.F., Delorey, T., Ford, C.B., Li, B.Y., Thompson, D.A., Rao, R.P. and Cuomo, C.A., 2019. Coordinated host-pathogen transcriptional dynamics revealed using sorted subpopulations and single macrophages infected with Candida albicans. Nature communications, 10(1), pp.1-15.
Ford, C.B., Funt, J.M., Abbey, D., Issi, L., Guiducci, C., Martinez, D.A., Delorey, T., yu Li, B., White, T.C., Cuomo, C. and Rao, R.P., 2015. The evolution of drug resistance in clinical isolates of Candida albicans. elife, 4, p.e00662.
Rao, R.P., Hunter, A., Kashpur, O. and Normanly, J., 2010. Aberrant synthesis of indole-3-acetic acid in Saccharomyces cerevisiae triggers morphogenic transition, a virulence trait of pathogenic fungi. Genetics, 185(1), pp.211-220. (Featured in Faculty of 1000)
Prusty, R., Grisafi, P. and Fink, G.R., 2004. The plant hormone indoleacetic acid induces invasive growth in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 101(12), pp.4153-4157. (Featured in Faculty of 1000)
Defossez, P.A., Prusty, R., Kaeberlein, M., Lin, S.J., Ferrigno, P., Silver, P.A., Keil, R.L. and Guarente, L., 1999. Elimination of replication block protein Fob1 extends the life span of yeast mother cells. Molecular cell, 3(4), pp.447-455.
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