Divi Venkateswarlu

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentChemistry

Phone336-285-2236

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Emaildivi@ncat.edu

OfficeNew Science Building
Room: 341

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Divi Venkateswarlu

Education

Ph D: Chemistry, North Eastern Hill University, 1996

Other: Chemistry, University of Hyderabad, 1988

MS: Chemistry, Kakatiya University, 1987

BS: Science , Sri Venkateswara University, 1985


Research Interests

Protein structure, function and dynamics Structural Basis of Blood coagulation Protein-Protein interactions in blood clotting cascade


Recent Publications

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  ( 2014).  Structural Insights into the interaction of blood coagulation cofactor VIIIa with factor IXa.  In E. Carafolli  ( NA,  452,  pp. 408-414).   Biochemical and Biophysical Research COmmunications.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  ( 2014).  Role of hydrophobic mutations on the binding affinity and stability of blood coagulation factor VIIIa: a computational molecular dynamics and free-energy analysis..  ( 1,  450,  pp. 735-40).   Biochemical and biophysical research communications.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  ( 2010).  Structural investigation of zymogenic and activated forms of human blood coagulation factor VIII: a computational molecular dynamics study.  In Simon Harold  ( 7,  10,  pp. 20 ).   BMC Sructural Biology.

Colina,  C  Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Duke,  R  Perera,  L  Pedersen,  L  ( 2006).  What causes the enhancement of activity of factor VIIa by tissue factor?.  ( 12,  4,  pp. 2726-9).   Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH.

Perera,  Lalith   Darden,  Thomas  Duke,  Robert  Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Pedersen,  Lee  ( 2004).  Early Unfolding Response of a Stable Protein Domain to Environmental Changes.    Journal of Physical Chemistry.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Duke,  R  Perera,  L  Darden,  T  Pedersen,  L  ( 2003).  An all-atom solution-equilibrated model for human extrinsic blood coagulation complex (sTF-VIIa-Xa): a protein-protein docking and molecular dynamics refinement study..  ( 12,  1,  pp. 2577-88).   Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Krishnaswamy,  S  Darden,  T  Pedersen,  L  ( 2002).  Three-dimensional solution structure of Tropidechis carinatus venom extract trocarin: a structural homologue of Xa and prothrombin activator..  ( 10,  8,  pp. 302-13).   Journal of molecular modeling.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Perera,  L  Darden,  T  Pedersen,  L  ( 2002).  Structure and dynamics of zymogen human blood coagulation factor X..  ( 3,  82,  pp. 1190-206).   Biophysical journal.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Ferguson,  David  ( 1999).  Effects of C2-Substitution on Arabinonucleic Acid Structure and Conformation.  ( 121,  pp. 5609-5610).   Journal of American Chemical Society.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Lind,  K  Mohan,  V  Manoharan,  M  Ferguson,  Daniel  ( 1999).  Structural properties of DNA:RNA duplexes containing 2'-O-methyl and 2'-S-methyl substitutions: a molecular dynamics investigation..  ( 10,  27,  pp. 2189-95).   Nucleic acids research.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Leszczynski,  Jerzy  ( 1999).  Py*Pu*Py Type Triplexes with Modified Bases: Ab Initio SCF-MO Studies toward Improved DNA Recognition.  ( 103,  pp. 3489-3494).   Journal of Physical Chemistry A.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Leszczynski,  J  ( 1998).  Tautomeric equilibria in 8-oxopurines: implications for mutagenicity..  ( 4,  12,  pp. 373-82).   Journal of computer-aided molecular design.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Leszczynski,  Jerzy  ( 1998).  Tautomerism and Proton Transfer in 6-Selenoguanine: A Post Hartree-Fock Level ab Initio SCF-MO Investigation.  ( 102,  pp. 6161-6166).   Journal of Physical Chemistry A.

Rubin,  Yuri  Morozov,  Yuri  Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Leszczynski,  Jerzy  ( 1998).  Prototropic Equilibria in 4-Thiouracil: A Combined Spectroscopic and ab Initio SCF-MO Investigation.  ( 102,  pp. 2194-2200).   Journal of Physical Chemistry A.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Lyngdoh,  Richard  ( 1997).  Mutagenic significance of proton acidities in methylated guanine and thymine bases and deoxynyucleosides:A thoretical study.  ( 393,  pp. 151-161).   Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Lyngdoh,  Richard  ( 1997).  Deglycosylation of alkylated nucleosides: a molecular orbital study.  ( 418,  pp. 49-57).   Journal of Molecular Structure (Theochem).

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Lyngdoh,  Richard  Bansal,  Manju  ( 1996).  A semi-empirical SCF-MO study on the base-pairing properties of 8-oxopurines: significance for mutagenicity.    Journal of Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans.2.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Lyngdoh,  Richard  ( 1995).  Proton-transfer reactions of nucleic acid bases: A semiempirical molecular orbital study.  ( 3,  107,  pp. 221-231).   Proceedings of the Indian academy of Sciences-Chemical Sciences.

Venkateswarlu,  Divi  Lyngdoh,  Richard  ( 1995).  STRUCTURAL, STERIC AND ENERGETIC REQUIREMENTS FOR INDUCTION OF BASE SUBSTITUTIONAL MUTATIONS BY METHYLATED GUANINES AND THYMINES.  ( 4,  pp. 839-846).   Journal of Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans.2.