Selected and recent publications:

1.      N. Nagapradeep, S. Sharma, Sandeep Verma. Ion channel-like crystallographic signatures in modified guanine-potassium/sodium interactions. Cryst. Growth Des. 2013 (DOI: 10.1021/cg3016518).

2.      S. Mondal, A. K. Barman, Sandeep Verma. Peptide-based synthetic design, construction and morphology of soft structures. Chimia 2012, 66, 930-935 (Special issue of Chemistry in India).

3.      S. Khanna, Sandeep Verma. Crystallographic signatures of N-6-methoxyadenine imino tautomer-silver complexes. Cryst. Growth Des. 2012, 12, 3025-3035.

4.      P. Singh, C. Menard-Moyon, J. Kumar, B. Fabre, Sandeep Verma, A. Bianco. Nucleobase-pairing triggers the self-assembly of uracil-ferrocene on adenine functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotubes. Carbon 2012, 50, 3170-3177.

5.      P. Singh, Venkatesh, V., Nagapradeep, N., Sandeep Verma, A. Bianco. G-quartet type self-assembly of guanine-functionalized singled walled carbon nanotubes. Nanoscale 2012, 4, 1972-1974.

6.      P. Singh, G. Lamanna, C. Menard-Moyon, F. Maria Toma, E. Magnano, F. Bondino, M. Prato, Sandeep Verma, A. Bianco. Adenine functionalization tailors the formation of efficient catalytic silver nanoparticles on carbon nanotubes. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 9893-9897.

7.      R. K. Prajapati, Sandeep Verma. Adenine coordination around a Cu6I6 core. Inorg. Chem. 2011, 50, 3180-3182.

8.      P. Singh, F. Maria Toma, J. Kumar, Venkatesh, V., J. Raya, M. Prato, Sandeep Verma, A. Bianco. Carbon nanotube-nucleobase hybrids: Nanorings from uracil-modified single-walled carbon nanotubes. Chem. -Eur. J. 2011, 17, 6772-6780.

9.      N. Nagapradeep, Sandeep Verma. Characterization of an unprecedented organomercury adduct via Hg(II)-mediated cyclization of N9-propargylguanine. Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 1755-1757.

10.  A. K. Barman, Sandeep Verma. Sunlight mediated disruption of peptide-based soft structures decorated with gold nanoparticles. Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 6992-6994.

11.  A. K. Mishra, Sandeep Verma. Interconnected trimeric, pentameric and hexameric metallacycles in a singular silver-adenine framework. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49, 8012-8016.

12.  K. B. Joshi, K. Vijaya Krishna, Sandeep Verma. Self-assembled morphologies from C2- and C3-symmetric synthetic biotin conjugates. J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 4280-4283.

13.  K. B. Joshi, Venkatesh. V., Sandeep Verma. Biotin interaction with human erythrocytes: Contact on membrane surface and formation of self-assembled fibrous structures. Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 3890-3892.

14.  R. K. Prajapati, J. Kumar, Sandeep Verma. Silver-catalyzed intramolecular cyclization of 9-propargyladenine via N3 alkylation. Chem. Commun. 2010, 46, 3312-3314.

15.  A. K. Mishra, Sandeep Verma. Decanuclear copper framework supported by a tripodal adenine ligand. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49, 3691-3693.

16.  Sandeep Verma, A. K. Mishra, J. Kumar. The many facets of adenine: Coordination, crystal patterns and catalysis. Acc. Chem. Res. 2010, 43, 79-91.

17.  M. D. Pandey, A. K. Mishra, V. Chandrasekhar, Sandeep Verma. Silver-guided excimer emission in an adenine-pyrene conjugate: Fluorescence lifetime and crystal studies. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49, 2020-2022.

18.  P. Singh, J. Kumar, F. Maria Toma, J. Raya, M. Prato, B. Fabre, Sandeep Verma, A. Bianco. Synthesis and characterization of nucleobase-carbon nanotube hybrids. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 13555-13562.

19.  J. Kumar, Sandeep Verma. Silver-adenine metallamacrocyclic hexamer. Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48, 6350-6352.

20.  J. Kumar, C. S. Purohit, Sandeep Verma. Directing spatial disposition of ferrocene around homoadenine tetrads. Chem. Commun. 2008, 2526-2528.

21.  K. B. Joshi, Sandeep Verma. Ditryptophan conjugation triggers morphing of biotin fibers to soft spherical structures. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 2860-2863.

22.  S. Ghosh, A. Mukherjee, P. J. Sadler, Sandeep Verma. Periodic iron nanomineralization in human serum transferrin fibrils. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 2217-2221 (Highlighted on the inside cover; Marked as Very Important Paper; News & Views in: Nature India; C&E News; EurekAlert; The Telegraph, Kolkata; The Times, UK).

23.  S. Ghosh, Sandeep Verma. Templated growth of hybrid structures at peptide-peptide interface. Chem. Eur. J. 2008, 14, 1415-1419.

24.  C. S. Purohit, A. K. Mishra, Sandeep Verma. Four-stranded coordination helices containing silver-adenine (purine) metallaquartets. Inorg. Chem. 2007, 46, 8493-8495.

25.  S. Ghosh, S. K. Singh, Sandeep Verma. Self-assembly and potassium ion triggered disruption of peptide-based soft structures. Chem. Commun. 2007, 2296-2298.

26.  C. S. Purohit, Sandeep Verma. Patterned deposition of a mixed-coordination adenine-silver helicate, containing a p-stacked metallacycle, on graphite surface. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 3488-3489.

27.  S. Ghosh, Sandeep Verma. Phased fiber growth in a peptide conjugate: Aggregation and disaggregation studies. J. Phys. Chem. B 2007, 111, 3750-3757.

28.  S. Ghosh, M. Reches, E. Gazit, Sandeep Verma. Bioinspired design of nano-cages by self-assembling triskelion peptide elements. Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2007, 46, 2002-2004 (Highlighted on the inside cover; Covered by The Telegraph, Kolkata).

29.  C. S. Purohit, Sandeep Verma. A Luminescent Silver-Adenine Metallamacrocyclic Quartet. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 400-401.

30.  K. Krishna Prasad, C. S. Purohit, Alok Jain, R. Sankararamakrishnan, Sandeep Verma. Enforcing solution phase nanoscopic aggregation in a palindromic tripeptide. Chem. Commun. 2005, 2564-2566.

31.  C. Madhavaiah, Sandeep VermaSelf-aggregation of a reverse bis peptide conjugate derived from the unstructured region of the prion protein. Chem. Commun. 2004, 638-639.

32.  C. Madhavaiah, Sandeep Verma. Reusable photonuclease: Plasmid scission by a uranyl ion impregnated adenine homopolymer in the presence of visible light and sunlight. Chem. Commun. 2003, 800-801.

33.  S.G Srivatsan, Masood Parvez, Sandeep Verma. Modeling of prebiotic catalysis with adenylated polymeric templates: Crystal structure studies and kinetic characterization of template-assisted phosphate ester hydrolysis. Chem. Eur. J. 2002, 8, 5184-5191.

34.  S. G. Srivatsan, Sandeep Verma. Nucleobase containing metalated polymeric resins as artificial phosphodiesterases: Kinetics of hydrolysis, pH dependence and catalyst recycling. Chem. Eur. J. 2001, 7, 828-833.

35.  S. G. Srivatsan, Sandeep Verma. Synthetic dephosphorylation reagents: Rate enhancement of phosphate monoester hydrolysis by Cu(II)-metalated adenine nucleobase polymers. Chem. Commun. 2000, 515-516.

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