Corresponding/ Co-corresponding Author; * Equal contribution.


Martin, A.,Daniel, J.† (2018) The ABC transporter Rv1272c ofMycobacterium tuberculosis enhances the import of long-chain fatty acids in Escherichia coli. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 496 (2): 667-672.


Daniel, J.†, Abraham, L., Martin, A., Pablo, X., Reyes, S. (2018) Rv2477c is an antibiotic-sensitive manganese-dependent ABC-F ATPase inMycobacterium tuberculosis. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 495 (1): 35-40.


Law, J.D.,Daniel, J.†, (2017) The mycobacterial Rv1551 glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase enhances phospholipid biosynthesis in cell lysates ofEscherichia coli. Microb Pathog 113:269-275.


Daniel, J.†, Kapoor, N., Sirakova, T., Sinha, R., Kolattukudy, P. (2016) The perilipin-like PPE15 protein in Mycobacterium tuberculosis is required for triacylglycerol accumulation under dormancy-inducing conditions.Mol Microbiol 101: 784-794.


Daniel, J.†, Sirakova, T., Kolattukudy, P. (2014) An Acyl-CoA Synthetase inMycobacterium tuberculosisInvolved in Triacylglycerol Accumulation during Dormancy. PLoS One 9(12):e114877.

Verma, D., Jin, S., Kanagaraj, A., Singh, N.D., Daniel, J., Kolattukudy, P.E., Miller, M., Daniell, H. (2013) Expression of fungal cutinase and swollenin in tobacco chloroplasts reveals novel enzyme functions and/or substrates. PLoS One  8(2):e57187.


Sirakova, T.D., Deb, C., Daniel, J., Singh, H.D., Maamar, H., Dubey, V.S., Kolattukudy, P.E. (2012) Wax ester synthesis is required for Mycobacterium tuberculosis to enter in vitro dormancy.  PLoS One 7(12):e51641.


Daniel, J., Maamar, H., Deb, C., Sirakova, T.D., Kolattukudy, P.E.* (2011) Mycobacterium tuberculosis Uses Host Triacylglycerol to Accumulate Lipid Droplets and Acquires a Dormancy-Like Phenotype in Lipid-Loaded Macrophages.  PLoS Pathogens7(6): e1002093.


Deb, C., Lee, C.M., Dubey, V.S., Daniel, J., Abomoelak, B., Sirakova, T.D., Pawar, S., Rogers, L., Kolattukudy, P.E. (2009) A novel in vitro multiple-stress dormancy model for Mycobacterium tuberculosis generates a lipid-loaded, drug-tolerant, dormant pathogen. PLoS One  29;4(6):e6077.


Daniel, J.Oh, T-J,, Lee, C.M., Kolattukudy, P.E. (2006) “AccD6, A Member of the Fas II Locus, is a Functional Carboxyltransferase Subunit of the Acyl-CoA Carboxylase in Mycobacterium tuberculosis” Journal of Bacteriology 189, 911-917.


Deb, C.*, Daniel, J.*, Sirakova T.D., Abomoelak, B., Dubey, V.S., and Kolattukudy, P. E. (2006) “A Novel Lipase Belonging to the Hormone-Sensitive Lipase Family Induced under Starvation to Utilize Stored Triacylglycerol in Mycobacterium tuberculosisJournal of Biological Chemistry. 281, 3866-3875.


Oh, T-J., Daniel, J., Kim, H-J., Sirakova, T.D., and Kolattukudy, P. E. (2006) “Identification and Characterization of Rv3281 as a Novel Subunit of a Biotin-dependent Acyl-CoA Carboxylase in Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv” Journal of Biological Chemistry 281, 3899-3908.


Sirakova, T.D.*, Dubey, V.S.*, Deb, C., Daniel, J., Korotkova, A.K., Abomoelak, B., and Kolattukudy, P.E. (2006) “Identification of a Diacylglycerol Acyltransferase Gene Involved in Accumulation of Triacylglycerol in Mycobacterium tuberculosis under Stress” Microbiology 152, 2717-2725.


Daniel, J.*, Deb, C.*, Dubey, V.S.*, Sirakova, T.D., Abomoelak, B., Morbidoni, H.R., and Kolattukudy, P.E. (2004) “Identification of a Novel Class of Diacylglycerol Acyltransferases in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Upregulated Under Dormancy-Like Culture Conditions” Journal of Bacteriology 186, 5017- 5030.


Daniel, J. and Rajasekharan, R. (2003) Organogelation of Plant Oils and Hydrocarbons by Long-Chain Saturated Fatty Acids, Fatty Alcohols, Wax Esters, and Dicarboxylic Acids. Journal of American Oil Chemists Society 80, 417-421.


Daniel, J., Abraham, L., Balaji, K., and Rajasekharan, R. (2003) Biosynthesis of Stearate-Rich Triacylglycerol in Developing Embryos and Microsomal Membranes from Immature Seeds of Garcinia indica chois. Current Science 85, 363-370.



United States Patent 8,241,644 (2012) “In vitro model of latent mycobacterial infection”Inventors: Kolattukudy, P.E., Sirakova, T.D., Daniel, J., Deb, C.

United States Patent 8,039,605 (2011) “Targeting of long chain triacylglycerol hydrolase gene for tuberculosis treatment”. Inventors: Kolattukudy, P.E., Deb, C., Daniel, J.

United States Patent 7,579,012 (2009) “Targeting of triacylglycerol synthase gene for tuberculosis treatment”. Inventors: Kolattukudy, P.E., Sirakova T.D., Dubey, V.S., Daniel, J.

United States Patent 6,391,928 (2002) “Process for preparing a novel synergistic solid/semi-solid organic composition”. Inventors: Rajasekharan, R., Daniel, J.

PCT Patent, World Intellectual Property Organization, International Publication Number WO 01/56396 A1 (2001) “Novel Synthetic solid/semi- solid organic composition and a process of preparing composition.” Inventors: Rajasekharan, R., Daniel, J.


Rastogi, S.C. and Jaiyanth Daniel. Bioconversion of cellulosic wastes by cellulolytic fungiBioscience and Oceanography: Recent Advances.Ed.  Agrawal,V.P. and Prakash, R. New Delhi. S. R. Scientific Publishers,2009.