About MIC

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Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799
Room B4137
Phone: (301) 295-1584
Lab: (301) 319-8022
Fax: (301) 295-3773
Email: douglas.merrell@usuhs.edu

Merrell Bio

 

 

Jatinder Singh, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Jatinder Singh, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow

USU, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Education

Jatinder Singh

  • 1990 - Doctorate in Philosophy, Department of Microbiology, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India: Production of pectolytic enzymes by Aspergillus niger Van Tiegh
  • 1982 - Master of Science, Department of Microbiology, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India: Effect of glyphosate on soil microflora
  • 1980 - Bachelor of Science, Agriculture, A. P. Agricultural University, Hyderabad, India

Selected Publications

Kaur T, Singh J, Huffman MA, Petrželková KJ, Taylor NS, Xu S, Dewhirst FE, Paster BJ, Debruyne L, Vandamme P and Fox JG. Campylobacter troglodytis sp. nov., isolated from feces of human-habituated wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) in Mahale Mountains National Park in Tanzania. Appl Environ Microb 2011; 77(7): 2366-73.

Singh J, Graniello C, Ni Y, Payne L, Hester J and Suzuki Y. Toxoplasma IgG but not IgM antibody titers increase in sera of immunocompetent mice in association with proliferation of tachyzoites in the brain during chronic stage of infection. Microbes Infect 2010;12(14-15):1252-57.

Petrášová J, Modrý D, Huffman MA, Mapua, Bobáková L, Mazoch V, Singh J, Kaur T and Petrželková KJ. Gastrointestinal Parasites of Indigenous and Introduced Primate Species of Rubondo Island National Park, Tanzania. Int J Primatol 2010; 31: 920-36.

Tong S, Singh J, Ruone S, Humphrey C, Yip CCY, Lau SKP, Anderson LJ and Kaur T. Identification of Adenoviruses in Fecal Specimens from Wild Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) in Western Tanzania. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2010; 82(5): 967-70.

Szekely BA, Singh J, Marsh TL, Hagedorn C, Werre SR and Kaur T. Fecal bacterial diversity of human-habituated wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) at Mahale Mountains National Park, Western Tanzania. Am J Primatol 2010; 72:566-74.

Petrželková KJ, Hasegawa H, Appleton CA, Huffman MA, Archer CE, Moscovice LR, Mapua MI, Singh J and Kaur T. Gastrointestinal parasites of the chimpanzee population introduced onto Rubondo Island National Park, Tanzania. Am J Primatol 2010; 2(4): 307-16.

Kaur T, Singh Jand Lindsay DS. Research Note: Prevalence of Troglodytella abrassarti Brumpt and Joyeux, 1912 in wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) at Mahale Mountains National Park in western Tanzania. J Parasitol 2010; 96(1):209-10.

Chen J, Nikolaitchik O, Singh J, Wright A, Bencsics CE, Coffin JM, Ni N, Lockett S, Pathak VK and Hu WS. High efficiency of HIV-1 genomic RNA packaging and heterozygote formation revealed by single virion analysis. P Natl Acad Sci USA 2009;106:13535-40.

Kaur T, Singh J, Tong S, Humphrey C, Clevenger D, Tan W, Szekely B, Wang Y, Li Y, Muse EA, Kiyono M, Hanamura S, Inoue E, Nakamura M, Huffman MA, Jiang B and Nishida T. Descriptive epidemiology of fatal respiratory outbreaks and detection of a human-related metapneumovirus in wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) at Mahale Mountains National Park, western Tanzania. Am J Primatol 2008; 70(8):755-65.

Kaur T and Singh J. Commentary: Up close and personal with Mahale chimpanzees – A Path Forward. Am J Primatol 2008; 70(8):729-33.

Keay JM, Singh J, Gaunt M and Kaur T. Fecal Glucocorticoids and their metabolites as indicators of stress in various mammalian species: a literature review. J Zoo Wildlife Med 2006; 37(3): 234-44.

Kaur T, Singh J, Goodale W, Kramar D and Nelson P. Developing a cyberinfrastructure for integrated assessments of environmental contaminants. Ecotoxicology 2005;14: 275-81.

Singh J, Kumar D, Ramakrishnan N, Singhal V, Jervis J, Garst JF, Slaughter SM, DeSantis AM, Potts M and Helm RF. Transcriptional Response of Saccharomyces cerevisiae to Desiccation and Rehydration. Appl Environ Microb 2005; 71: 8752-63.

Singh J, Mukerji M and Mahadevan S. Transcriptional activation of the Escherichia coli bgl operon: negative regulation by DNA structural elements near the promoter. Mol Microbiol 1995; 17:1085–92.