Evaluation of the Effects of Aedes Vector Indices and Climatic Factors on Dengue Incidence in Gampaha District, Sri Lanka

Publications- International
Wijegunawardana NDAD, Silva Gunawardene YIN, Chandrasena TGAN, Dassanayake RS., Udayanga NWBAL, Abeyewickreme W.
BioMed Research International, Article ID 2950216, 11 pages https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/2950216
Publication year: 2019

Could quantitative real time polymerase chain reaction assay serve as an alternative test method to evaluate human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 status of Gastric carcinoma in the South Asian setting?

Kannangara DKS, Lokuhetty MDS, Subasinghe D, Gunawardene YI.NS, Dassanayake RS
Indian Journal of Gastroenterology . ( In press)
Publication year: 2019

Could quantitative real time polymerase chain reaction assay serve as an alternative test method to evaluate human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 status of Gastric carcinoma in the South Asian setting?

Publications- International
Kannangara DKS, Lokuhetty MDS, Subasinghe D, Gunawardene YI.NS, Dassanayake RS
Indian Journal of Gastroenterology. ( In press)
Publication year: 2019

siRNA mediated RNA interference of Novel parasitic nematode-specific protein of Setaria digitata in Culex quinquefasciatus showed molting and movement detects and development arrest

Publications- International
Somarathne MBCL, Gunawardena YINS, Chandrasekharan NV, Ellepola, ANB, Dassanayake RS
Parasites & Vectors. 11:541, https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-018-3096-x
Publication year: 2018

Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and their high-risk genotypes (HPV16 &18) in Sri Lankan women

Publications- International
Shanaka KASN, Wilathgamuwa S, Gunawardene YINS, Dassanayake RS
VirusDisease. 29(1):27–31, https://doi.org/10.1007/s13337-018-0419-7
Publication year: 2018

Impact of Brief Exposure to Drugs with Antifungal Properties on the Susceptibility of Oral Candida dubliniensis Isolates to Lysozyme and Lactoferrin

Publications- International
Ellepolaa ANB, Dassanayake RS, Khan Z
Medical Principle and Practice ;27:523–530, DOI: 10.1159/000493391
Publication year: 2018

Development of siRNA mediated RNA interference and functional analysis of novel parasitic nematode-specific protein of Setaria digitata

Publications- International
Somarathna C, Gunawardene YINS, Chandrasekharan NV, Dassanayake RS
Experimental Parasitology. 186:42-49. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2018.02.001. Epub 2018 Feb 12.
Publication year: 2018

CRISPR-Cas9 mediated gene therapy to correct β-Thal patient specific induced pluripotent stem cells as a therapeutic strategy for β-thalassemia in Sri Lanka

Reviews
Jayasinghe KOT, Shifani MFF, De Silva GN, Dassanayake RS.
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research Review, 1, 75-83
Publication year: 2018

Molecular and Functional Delineation of an ARV1 Similitude identified from Filarial Nematode Setaria digitata; via Complementation Assays in Yeast

Publications- International
Herath HMLPB, Gunawardena YINS, Pathiranage M, Wickramasinghe PDSU, Wickramatunge PGTS, Dassanayake RS
Journal of Helminthology- https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022149X17001109
Publication year: 2017

BRAF-oncogene-induced senescence and the role of TSH tumourigenesis of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma.

Reviews
MoulanA FI., PriyanI AAH, de Silva MVC, Dassanayake RS.
Journal of Hormones and cancer, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12672-017-0315-4 -2017
Publication year: 2017

Values of molecular markers in the differential diagnosis of thyroid abnormalities

Reviews
Tennakoon TMPB., Rushdhi M., Ranasinghe ADCU., Dassanayake RS
Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, DOI 10.1007/s00432-016-2319-9
Publication year: 2016

Values of molecular markers in the differential diagnosis of thyroid abnormalities

Reviews
Tennakoon TMPB., Rushdhi M., Ranasinghe ADCU., Dassanayake RS
Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, DOI 10.1007/s00432-016-2319-9
Publication year: 2016

Three sympatric clusters of the malaria vector Anopheles culicifacies E (Diptera: Culicidae) detected in Sri Lanka

Publications- International
Harischandra IN, Dassanayake RS, De Silva BGDNK
Parasite and Vector. (DOI 10.1186/s13071-015-1286-3 2015); 9:3
Publication year: 2016

Engineering lhRNA based molecule to interfere replication of dengue virus in Transgenic Ae. aegypti Mosquitoes : Bioinformatics Approach

Publications- International
Harischandra IN, Dassanayake RS, De Silva BGDNK
Parasite and Vector, 9:3, DOI 10.1186/s13071-015-1286-3
Publication year: 2016

Significance of massively parallel sequencing strategies and de novo assembly algorithms in whole genome sequencing

Reviews
Sampath H.W. R U and Dassanayake R.S
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research Review. 1, 19, 88-100
Publication year: 2016

Values of molecular markers in the differential diagnosis of thyroid abnormalities

Tennakoon TMPB., Rushdhi M., Ranasinghe ADCU., Dassanayake RS
Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology, DOI 10.1007/s00432-016-2319-9
Publication year: 2016

Transgenic Mosquitoes to Control Vector Borne Diseases

Reviews
Sampath L.D.S, Gunewardene YI.NS Dassanayake R.S.
Biochemistry and Analytical Biochemistry
Publication year: 2015

Setaria digitata in advancing our knowledge in human lymphatic filariasis

Reviews
A. N. I. Perumal, Y. I. N. S. Gunewardene, R. S. Dassanayake.
Journal of Helminthology
Publication year: 2015

Setaria digitata in advancing our knowledge in human lymphatic filariasis. Journal of Helminthology (2015, Submitted)

Metagenomic approach in detection of pathogenic viruses

Reviews
Nipuni T.K.R, Dassanayake R. S
Biochemistry and Analytical Biochemistry, http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2161-1009.1000187
Publication year: 2015

Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress in Unfolded Protein Response Signalling

Reviews
Perera J.K.H.M, Dassanayake R.S
Biochemistry and Analytical Biochemistry , http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2161-1009.1000e157
Publication year: 2015

BCE-PCR and mitochondrial Cytochrome oxidase II (COII) DNA sequence elicited intra-sibling species diversity of Anopheles culicifacies (Diptera: Culicidae) in Sri Lanka

Publications- International
Harischandra IN, Dassanayake RS, De Silva BGDNK
Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B
Publication year: 2015

BCE-PCR and mitochondrial Cytochrome oxidase II (COII) DNA sequence elicited intra-sibling species diversity of Anopheles culicifacies (Diptera: Culicidae) in Sri Lanka. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution (Submitted), 2015

Absence of Wolbachia endobacteria in the animal parasitic nematode Setaria digitata

Publications- International
Voroni D, Abeykoon LL, Gunawardana YINS,Dassanayakr R.S,.
Publication year: 2015

Absence of Wolbachia endobacteria in the animal parasitic nematode Setaria digitata. Veterinary Parasitology.2015 Jan 30;207(3-4):350-4. doi: 10.1016/j

A modified mismatch PCR-RFLP to screen mutations in codon 12 and 13 of K-ras gene and their association with liver metastases in colorectal cancer patients in Sri Lanka

Publications- International
Dhilhani MFF, De Zoysa MIM, Chandrasekharan NV, Gunawardene YINS, Lokuhetti MDS, Dassanayake RS.
Publication year: 2015

A modified mismatch PCR-RFLP to screen mutations in codon 12 and 13 of K-ras gene and their association with liver metastases in colorectal cancer patients in Sri Lanka. Cancer Biology (submitted) 2015

Novel parasitic nematode-specific protein of Setaria digitata largely localized in muscle, reproductive system and developing embryos

Publications- International
Rodrigo WWP, Dassanayake RS, Voroni D.
Publication year: 2014

Novel parasitic nematode-specific protein of Setaria digitata largely localized in muscle, reproductive system and developing embryos. (Experimental Parasitology, 2014 Jun;141:12-20. doi: 10.1016/j

Novel parasitic nematode-specific protein of bovine filarial parasite Setaria digitata displays conserved gene structure and ubiquitous expression

Publications- International
Rodrigo WWP, Dassanayake RS, Gunawardana YINS, Jagathpriya Weerasena OVDS.
Publication year: 2014

Novel parasitic nematode-specific protein of bovine filarial parasite Setaria digitata displays conserved gene structure and ubiquitous expression. Tropical Biomedicine, Trop Biomed. 2014 Sep; 31(3):514-24.

Heterologous expression, chaperone mediated solubilization and purification of parasitic nematode-specific growth factor-like protein of Setaria digitata

Publications- International
Rodrigo WWP, Dassanayake RS, KarunanayakeEH, Gunawardana YINS, Jagathpriya Weerasena OVDS.
Journal of Tropical Medicine, 7(2):85-92.
Publication year: 2014

Heterologous expression, chaperone mediated solubilization and purification of parasitic nematode-specific growth factor-like protein of Setaria digitata. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, 2014; 7(2):85-92.

Heterologous expression of uncharacterized parasitic nematode-specific growth factor-like protein of Setaria digitata in Pichia pastoris expression systems

Publications- International
Rodrigo WWP, Dassanayake RS, KarunanayakeEH, Jagathpriya Weerasena OVDS.
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Publication year: 2013

Heterologous expression of uncharacterized parasitic nematode-specific growth factor-like protein of Setaria digitata in Pichia pastoris expression systems. Tropical Biomedicine. 2013;30(2):181-92.

Development of single stranded conformational polymorphism to screen for mutations in hotspot regions of beta-globin gene of beta- thalassemic patients of Sri Lanka

Publications- International
DassanayakeRS, Mahadevan K, Gunawardene YINS.
The Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. ; 44(1):114-23..
Publication year: 2013

Development of single stranded conformational polymorphism to screen for mutations in hotspot regions of beta-globin gene of beta- thalassemic patients of Sri Lanka. The Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. 2013; 44(1):114-23..

Genomics And Proteomics Techniques : In Post Geonomics Era

Books
R. S. Dassanayake, Y.I.N. Silva Gunawardene.
Publication year: 2011

Genomics And Proteomics Techniques : In Post Geonomics Era. 2011 (ISBN 978-1-84265-660-0). Narosa Publishing House Pvt Ltd New Delhi, India and Alpha Science International ltd, Oxford, UK

Simulation of structural and functional properties of Mevalonate Diphosphate Decarboxylase (MVD)

Publications- International
Weerasinghe S, Samantha Dassanayake R.
Journal of Molecular Modeling. 16:489-98
Publication year: 2010

Simulation of structural and functional properties of Mevalonate Diphosphate Decarboxylase (MVD). Journal of Molecular Modeling. 2010;16:489-98. Epub 2009 Aug 4.