School of Biotechnology

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai


   Lecturer in Computational Biology
   Dept.of Genetic Engineering
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Research Interest:

My research interests include bioinformatics, data mining, text mining, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and statistics. My current research activities focus on text mining and machine learning methods for analyzing microarray data analysis and interpretation and other high-throughput data from genomics and proteomics.


  1. Bremer E.G., Natarajan J., Zhang Y., DeSesa C., Hack C.J. and Dubitzky W., �Text mining of full text articles and creation of a knowledge base for analysis of microarray data�, Proc. Intl. Symposium on Knowledge Exploration in Life Sciences Informatics, Milan, Italy, 84-95, 2004

  2. Natarajan J., Berrar D., Hack C.J., Dubitzky W., �Knowledge Discovery in Biology and Biotechnology Texts: A Review of Techniques, Evaluation Strategies, and Applications�, Critical Reviews in Biotechnology, Vol. 25, 31-52, 2005

  3. Natarajan J., Mulay, N., DeSesa C., Hack C.J. Dubitzky W. and Bremer E.G., �A Gird Infrastructure of Text mining of Full Text Articles and Creation of a Knowledge Base of Gene Relations�, Proc. Intl. Symposium on Biological and Medical Data Analysis (ISBMDA) Aveiro, Portugal, 100-108, 2005

  4. Natarajan J., Haines C., Berglund, B., DeSesa C., Hack C. J., Dubitzky W. and Bremer E.G., �GetItFull � A Tool for Downloading and Pre-processing Full-text Journal Articles�, Proc. Intl. Workshop on Knowledge Discovery in Life Science Literature (KDLL) in PAKDD 2006, Singapore, 139-145, 2006

  5. Natarajan J., Berrar D., Dubitzky W., Hack C. J, Zhang Y., Desesa C., Van Brocklyn J. R., Bremer E. G. �Text mining of full-text journal articles combined with gene expression analysis reveals a relationship between sphingosine-1-phosphate and invasiveness of a glioblastoma cell�, BMC Bioinformatics, Aug 10;7(1):373, 2006.


Construction and Analysis of Protein Kinase Relations and Pathways from Biomedical Literature using Text Mining (under preparation)


M.Phil project student

1. Jawahar