Ph.D in Infectious Disease specialized in diagnostic and prognostic assay development and biomarker evaluation study.
Drug screening assay
Cell line maintanance
DNA isolation, PCR, Sanger sequencing, SNP and haplotype analysis
Cloning and expression in E.coli
Intra peritoneal, Intra venous injection
Isolation of splenocytes, hepatocytes, bone marrow
Collection of blood from retro-orbital plexus of mouse
Positions and Honors:
Eligibility Test (NET)-Lecturership in 2009 conducted by Council of Scientific
and Industrial Research (CSIR), India. (National competitive level)
Recipient of Senior
Research Fellowship from Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), India in
2013. (National competitive level)
International Travel Fellowship from Department of
Science and Technology (Govt. of India), Indian Council of Medical Research
(Govt. of India) and Centre for International Co-operation in Science (Govt. of
Student Fellowship from Woods Hole Immuno
Parasitology Meeting committee
Guided 3 summer interns
Experienced in organizing flow cytometry work shop
Manovikas Kendra Research and Rehabilitation CentreKolkata, West BengalResearch Fellow08/2008 to 09/2009
Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research (IPGME&R)Kolkata, West BengalResearch Fellow10/2009 to 04/2010
Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research (IPGME&R)Kolkata, West BengalProject Assistant05/2010 to 09/2010
Department of Science and Technology (DST), India funded project entitled "Targetting of thiol mediated anti-oxidant pathways as a potential chemotherapeutic modality in Indian Leishmaniasis".
Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research (IPGME&R)Kolkata, West BengalJunior Research Fellow10/2010 to 07/2013
Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research (IPGME&R)Kolkata, West BengalSenior Research Fellow08/2013 to 02/2016
Fellowship funded by Indian Council of Medical Research, India.
Bachelor of Science:Microbiology2006University of Calcutta, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Master of Science:Biotechnology2008Jadavpur University, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Mukhopadhyay D, Ghosh S, Barbhuiya JN, Das NK, Chatterjee M.
Decreased Frequency and Secretion of CD26 Promotes Disease Progression in
Indian Post Kala-azar Dermal Leishmaniasis. J Clin Immunol. 2015
(Epub ahead of print).
Ghosh S, Das N,
Mukherjee S, Mukhopadhyay D, Barbhuiya J, Chatterjee M. Inadequacy of 12
weeks Miltefosine treatment for Indian Post Kala-Azar Dermal
Leishmaniasis. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015; 93:
Mukhopadhyay D, Mukherjee S, Ghosh S, Roy S, Saha B, Das NK
and Chatterjee M. A male preponderance in patients with Indian
post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis is associated with increased circulating
levels of testosterone. Int J Dermatol. 2015; 13048.
Roy S, Debanjan Mukhopadhyay, Shibabrata Mukherjee, Ghosh S,
Kumar S, Sarkar K, Pal D, Bhowmik
P, Mandal K , Modak D, Guha SK, Pramanik N, Goswami RP, Saha B and
Chatterjee M. A defective oxidative burst and impaired antigen
presentation are hallmarks of human Visceral Leishmaniasis. Journal of
Clinical Immunology (Epub ahead of print).
Rahaman M, Ghosh S, Chowdhury LD, Chatterjee M. Evaluation
of anti-leishmanial activity of artemisinin combined with amphotericin B
or miltefosine in Leishmania
donovani promastigotes. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol. 2014; 3: 644-648 (Rahaman
M and Ghosh S contributed equally).
Ghosh S, Banerjee P,
Sarkar A, Ganguly S, Datta S and Chatterjee M. Co-infection of Leptomonas
seymouri with Leishmania donovani in Indian Leishmaniasis. J Clin
Microbiol. 2012; 50: 2774-2778.
Sarkar A, Ghosh S, Pakrashi S, Roy D, Chatterjee M. Leishmania strains causing self
healing Cutaneous Leishmaniasis have greater susceptibility towards
oxidative stress. Free Radic Res. 2012; 46: 665-673.
Das NK, Singh SK, Ghosh S, Sarkar A, Mukhopadhyay D, Roy S,
Ganguly DN, Barbhuiya JN, Saha B, Chatterjee M. Case Series of
Misdiagnosis with rK39 Strip Test in Indian Leishmaniasis. Am J Trop Med
Hyg. 2011; 84: 688-691. (Das NK and Singh SK contributed equally).
Chatterjee M,Saha P, Sarkar A, Ghosh S, Mukherjee S, Roy S,
Mukhopadhyay D. Emerging Druggable Targets in Leishmaniasis for the book
entitled Translational Research in New Drug Development. Ed. A. Ray and K.
Gulati. 2013. pp.309-340 (Book chapter).
Software: GraphPad, IGOR, Photoshop
Program: PHASE (haplotype analysis), Haploview
People skill: Interaction with patient and their family, enthusiastic people person, great organizational skills