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Ajay Pradhan

Title: Associate Senior Lecturer School/office: School of Science and Technology


Phone: +46 19 303735

Room: P2451

Ajay Pradhan

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Articles in journals |  Articles, reviews/surveys |  Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries |  Manuscripts | 

Articles in journals

Pradhan, A. & Olsson, P. (2018). Germ cell depletion in zebrafish leads to incomplete masculinization of the brain. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 265 (SI), 15-21.
Saju, J. M. , Hossain, M. S. , Liew, W. C. , Pradhan, A. , Thevasagayam, N. M. , Tan, L. S. E. , Anand, A. , Olsson, P. & et al. (2018). Heat Shock Factor 5 Is Essential for Spermatogenesis in Zebrafish. Cell reports, 25 (12), 3252-3261.
Pradhan, A. , Ivarsson, P. , Ragnvaldsson, D. , Berg, H. , Jass, J. & Olsson, P. (2017). Transcriptional responses of zebrafish to complex metal mixtures in laboratory studies overestimates the responses observed with environmental water. Science of the Total Environment, 584-585, 1138-1146.
Kharlyngdoh, J. B. , Asnake, S. , Pradhan, A. & Olsson, P. (2016). TBECH, 1,2-dibromo-4-(1,2 dibromoethyl) cyclohexane, alters androgen receptor regulation in response to mutations associated with prostate cancer. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, 307, 91-101.
Banjop-Kharlygdoh, J. , Pradhan, A. , Asnake, S. , Walstad, A. , Ivarsson, P. & Olsson, P. (2015). Identification of a group of brominated flame retardants as novel androgen receptor antagonists and potential neuronal and endocrine disrupters. Environment International, 74, 60-70.
Pradhan, A. , Asnake, S. , Kharlyngdoh, J. B. , Modig, C. & Olsson, P. (2015). In silico and biological analysis of anti-androgen activity of the brominated flame retardants ATE, BATE and DPTE in zebrafish. Chemico-Biological Interactions, 233, 35-45.
Pradhan, A. & Olsson, P. (2015). Inhibition of retinoic acid synthesis disrupts spermatogenesis and fecundity in zebrafish. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 217, 81-91.
Asnake, S. , Pradhan, A. , Kharlyngdoh, J. B. , Modig, C. & Olsson, P. (2015). The brominated flame retardants TBP-AE and TBP-DBPE antagonize the chicken androgen receptor and act as potential endocrine disrupters in chicken LMH cells. Toxicology in Vitro, 29 (8), 1993-2000.
Asnake, S. , Pradhan, A. , Banjop-Kharlyngdoh, J. , Modig, C. & Olsson, P. (2014). 1,2-dibromo-4-(1,2 dibromoethyl) cyclohexane (TBECH)-mediated steroid hormone receptor activation and gene regulation in chicken LMH cells. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 33 (4), 891-899.
Elmarghani, A. , Pradhan, A. , Seyoum, A. , Khalaf, H. , Ros, T. , Forsberg, L. , Nermark, T. , Osterman, L. & et al. (2014). Contribution of pharmaceuticals, fecal bacteria and endotoxin to the inflammatory responses to inland waters. Science of the Total Environment, 488-489, 228-235.
Pradhan, A. & Olsson, P. (2014). Juvenile Ovary to Testis Transition in Zebrafish Involves Inhibition of Ptges. Biology of Reproduction, 91 (2), 1-15.
Pradhan, A. , Khalaf, H. , Ochsner, S. A. , Sreenivasan, R. , Koskinen, J. , Karlsson, M. , Karlsson, J. , McKenna, N. J. & et al. (2012). Activation of NF-kappa B Protein Prevents the Transition from Juvenile Ovary to Testis and Promotes Ovarian Development in Zebrafish. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 287 (45), 37926-37938.

Articles, reviews/surveys

Seyoum, A. & Pradhan, A. (2019). Effect of phthalates on development, reproduction, fat metabolism and lifespan in Daphnia magna. Science of the Total Environment, 654, 969-977.
Pradhan, A. & Olsson, P. (2016). Regulation of zebrafish gonadal sex differentiation. AIMS Molecular Science, 3 (4), 567-584.

Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries

Pradhan, A. (2015). Molecular mechanisms of zebrafish sex differentiation and sexual behavior. (Doctoral dissertation). (Comprehensive summary) Örebro: Örebro university.