Dr Vijay Baskar | Senior Bioinformatician

Baskar, Vijay

I work in hematopoiesis and hematopoietic malignancies in human cell lines and mouse models. My area of expertise is analysis of high throughput genomics data and large scale data integration primarily ChIP-seq, DNase-seq and RNA-seq.


  • Cancer somatic mutations cluster in a subset of regulatory sites predicted from the ENCODE data.

    Shar NA, Vijayabaskar MS and Westhead DR

    Molecular cancer 2016;15;1;76

  • Dynamic Gene Regulatory Networks Drive Hematopoietic Specification and Differentiation.

    Goode DK, Obier N, Vijayabaskar MS, Lie-A-Ling M, Lilly AJ et al.

    Developmental cell 2016;36;5;572-87

  • A histidine aspartate ionic lock gates the iron passage in miniferritins from Mycobacterium smegmatis.

    Williams SM, Chandran AV, Vijayabaskar MS, Roy S, Balaram H et al.

    The Journal of biological chemistry 2014;289;16;11042-58

  • RUNX1 reshapes the epigenetic landscape at the onset of haematopoiesis.

    Lichtinger M, Ingram R, Hannah R, Müller D, Clarke D et al.

    The EMBO journal 2012;31;22;4318-33

  • Insights into the fold organization of TIM barrel from interaction energy based structure networks.

    Vijayabaskar MS and Vishveshwara S

    PLoS computational biology 2012;8;5;e1002505

  • Interaction energy based protein structure networks.

    Vijayabaskar MS and Vishveshwara S

    Biophysical journal 2010;99;11;3704-15

  • Comparative analysis of thermophilic and mesophilic proteins using Protein Energy Networks.

    Vijayabaskar MS and Vishveshwara S

    BMC bioinformatics 2010;11 Suppl 1;S49

Baskar, Vijay
Vijay's Timeline

Senior Bioinformatician


Post-doctoral Research Fellow, University of Leeds (BBSRC)


Research Fellow, Indian Institute of Science

Junior Research Fellow, Indian Institute of Science


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