Subhrangsu Chatterjee

Subhrangsu Chatterjee

Previous appointments:

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biochemistry, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada (2008-2011)

Ramanujan Fellow (DST, Govt of India), Department of Biophysics, Bose Institute, Kolkata (2011-2016)

Associate Professor, Department of Biophysics, Bose Institute, Kolkata (2016-till date)

Research interests:

The main objective of our research is to understand the supercoiling of DNA structure in the chromosome and try to cultivate the importance of nucleic acid structural dynamics and breathing in a conformational hyperspace which can augment or deplete tumorigenesis. 


Address: Biological Sciences
Unified Academic Campus
Bose Institute
EN-80, Sector V
Bidhan Nagar
Kolkata - 700 091, India
E-Mail: subhro_c[at]
Phone: +91-33-25693294



Selected Publication: (till date)

74.Evaluation of epigenetic landscape in tumorigenesis: noncoding RNAs as new target .Laboni Roy1$ , Oishika Chatterjee1$ , Debopriya Bose1, Ananya Roy1 3 , Subhrangsu Chatterjee*1. Drug Discovery Today. Volume 28, Number 9 d September 2023


73.Long non -coding intergenic RNA, LINC00273 induces cancer metastasis and stemness via miRNA sponging in Triple Negative Breast Cancer. Pallabi Sengupta 1 #, Ananya Roy 1 # , Laboni Roy 1 # , Debopriya Bose 1 , Sourio Chakraborty 2 , Satyajit Halder 2 , Kuladip Jana 2 ,Tanya Das 2 Gopeswar Mukherjee 3 and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. NAR Cancer (revision asked)

72.G-quadruplex structural dynamics at MAPK12 promoter dictates transcriptional switch to determine stemness in breast cancer. Pallabi Sengupta1#, Anindya Dutta1#, Yelisetty Venkata Suseelaa!, Nilanjan Banerjee#, Tanaya Roychowdhury&, Ananya Dutta^, Kuladip Jana^, Gopeswar Mukherjee@, Samit Chattopadhyay$, Thimmaiah Govindaraju*! and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*#. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences.2023.


71.ALTering cancer by triggering telomere replication stress through the stabilization of promoter G-quadruplex in SMARCAL1. Suman Panda‡ 1, Tanaya Roychowdhury‡ 2 , Anindya Dutta1 , Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. ACS Chemical Biology (revision asked), 2023.

70.Switchable tetraplex elements in the heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein K promoter: micro-environment dictated structural transitions of G/C rich elements. Debopriya BoseA, Ananya RoyA, Pallabi Sengupta, Nilanjan Banerjee and Subhrangsu Chatterjee. JBSD. (Under Review) 2023


69.Unraveling the structural aspects of the G-quadruplex in SMO promoter and elucidating its contribution as a transcriptional regulator. Laboni Roy1 , Ananya Roy1# , Debopriya Bose1# , Nilanjan Banerjee1 and Subhrangsu Chatterjee1*.JBSD. 2023


68.New Xanthone Derivatives as Potent G-Quadruplex Binders for Developing Anti-Cancer Therapeutics. Soma Roy, Bappa Maiti, Nilanjan Banerjee, Mangesh H. Kaulage, Kalappa Muniyappa, Subhrangsu Chatterjee, and Santanu Bhattacharya*.ACS Pharmacol. Transl. Sci. 2023.


67.The cofactors and domains of a staphylococcal capsule-producing enzyme preserve its structure, stability, shape, and dimerization ability.Tushar Chakraborty 1, Nilanjan Banerjee 2,Debasmita Sinha 1, Soham Seal 1, Subhrangsu Chatterjee 2, Subrata Sau 1. J Biochem. 2023 Feb 7;mvad014. doi: 10.1093/jb/mvad014.


66.Identification and characterization of a flexile G-quadruplex in the distal promoter region of Stemness gene REX1. Ananya Roy 1, Debadrita Basu 2, Debopriya Bose 1, Anindya Dutta 1, Shubhra Ghosh Dastidar 2, Subhrangsu Chatterjee 3. Int J Biol Macromol. 2023 Mar 15;231:123263. doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2023.123263. Epub 2023 Jan 14.


65.Sequence driven interaction of amino acids in de-novo designed peptides determines c-Myc G-quadruplex unfolding inducing apoptosis in cancer cells. Nilanjan Banerjee 1, Oishika Chatterjee 1, Tanaya Roychowdhury 2, Debadrita Basu 3, Anindya Dutta 1, Madhurima Chowdhury

1, Shubhra Ghosh Dastidar 3, Subhrangsu Chatterjee*Volume 1867, Issue 2, February 2023, 130267.



64. Peptide therapeutics in the management of metastatic cancers. Debopriya Bose, Laboni Roy and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. RSC Adv., 2022,12, 21353-21373. IF=4.2


63. Antibiofilm and anticancer activities of unripe and ripe Azadirachta indica (neem) seed extracts. Guchcchait BMC Complementary Medicine and Therapies 22(1):42 (2021) 10.1186/s12906-022-03513-4 IF=3.3

62. Serine 106 preserves the tertiary structure, function, and stability of a cyclophilin from Staphylococcus aureus. Sohal Seal JBSD , 2021 IF=3.3


61.Subcutaneous amyloidoma models for screening potential anti-fibrillating agents in vivo. Debajyoti Das1, Avishek Paul, Sujay Krishna Maity, Subhrangsu Chatterjee, Partha Chakrabarti*.STAR PROTOCOL (Cell press)


60. Targeting Oncogene Promoters and Ribosomal RNA Biogenesis by G-Quadruplex Binding Ligands Translate to Anticancer Activity. Yelisetty Venkata Suseela, Pallabi Sengupta, Tanaya Roychowdhury, Suman Panda, Sangita Talukd ar, Samit Chattopadhyay, Subhrangsu Chatterjee*, and Thimmaiah Govindaraju*. ACS Bio Med Chem Au 2021


59.Targeting Ca2+ signaling: A new arsenal against cancer. Suman Panda, Oishika Chatterjee, Laboni Roy, Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. Drug Discov Today. 2021 Nov 15;S1359-6446(21)00491-8.IF=7.9


58. FrontiersinG-Quadruplex TherapeuticsinCancer:SelectionofSmallMolecules, Peptides and Aptamers. Nilanjan Banerjee#*, Suman Panda# and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. Chemical Biology and Drug Design 2021 Jun 20. doi: 10.1111/cbdd.13910. IF=2.8


57. Curcumin arrests G-quadruplex in the Nuclear Hyper-Sensitive III1 element of c-MYC Oncogene leading to apoptosis in metastatic breast cancer cells. Ananya Roy, Tanaya RoyChowdhury, Oishika Chatterjee, Nilanjan Banerjee, Gopa Dhar, Gopeswar Mukherjee and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. JBSD 2021 Jun 30;1-17. doi: 10.1080/07391102.2021.1940284.IF=3.3


56. Prion-derived tetrapeptide stabilizes thermolabile insulin via conformational trapping. Meghomukta Mukherjee, Debajyoti Das, Jit Sarkar, Nilanjan Banerjee, Jagannath Jana, Jyotsna Bhat, Jithender Reddy G, Jagadeesh Bharatam, Samit Chattopadhyay, Subhrangsu Chatterjee*, and ParthaChakrabarti*. iScience(CellPress) 2021, 24, 102573, June 25.IF=5.5


55.Promoter G-quadruplex favours epigenetic reprogramming-induced atypical expression of ZEB1incancercells.Anindya Dutta, Nilanjana Maji, Pallabi Sengupta, Nilanjan Banerjee, Swarnali Kar, Gopeswar Mukherjee, Subhrangsu Chatterjee*, Moitri Basu*. Biochim Biophys Acta Gen Subj. 2021 Apr 27;1865(8):129899.IF=3.8


54.AlternativeSigmaFactorofStaphylococcus aureusInteractswiththeCognateAntisigma Factor Primarily Using Its Domain 3. Sinha, Debabrata, Sinha, Debasmita, Dutta, Anindya, Chakraborty, Tushar, Mondal, Rajkrishna, Seal, Soham, Poddar, Asim, Chatterjee, Subhrangsu, Sau, Subrata. Biochemistry 2021 v.60 no.2 pp.135-151IF=3.0


53. The Molecular Tête‐à‐tête between G‐Quadruplex and I‐motifin Human Genome. Pallabi Sengupta, Debopriya Bose, and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. ChemBioChem2021, 22, 1517–1537.IF=3.4


52. ImmuneResponseandpossibletherapeuticsinCOVID-19.Anindya Dutta, Ananya Roy, Laboni Roy, Samit Chattopadhyay* and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. RSC Adv., 2021,11, 960-977.IF=3.4


51.A conserved arginine residue in a staphylococcal anti-sigma factor is required to preserve its kinase activity, structure, and stability. Debasmita Sinha 1, Debabrata Sinha , Nilanjan Banerjee , Priya Rai , Soham Seal , Tushar Chakraborty , Subhrangsu Chatterjee , Subrata Sau*. J Biomol Struct Dyn . 2020 Dec 24;1- 15.IF=3.3


50. Long Noncoding RNAin Cancer Immunity:a new avenuein Drug Discovery. Anindya Dutta, AnanyaRoyand Subhrangsu Chatterjee*.DrugDiscoveryToday,2020Volume26, Issue1, January 2021, Pages 264-272.IF=7.9


49.Stemness factorrepress SMAR1 tobestowdrugresistance incancer stemcells:Reversalby Aspirin. A. Bhattacharya.S Mukherjee, P Khan, S Banerjee, A dutta, N banerjee, D sengupta, U Basak, S Chakraborty, A Dutta, S Chattopadhyay, K Janan, DK Sarkar, S Chatterjee and T Das*. Science Signaling.2020, 13(654):6077. IF=8.2


48. Inosine5'-diphosphate,amoleculardecoyrescuesNucleosidediphosphatekinasefromc- MYC G-Quadruplex unfolding. Pallabi Sengupta, Subhrangsu Chatterjee*.Biochim Biophys Acta Gen Subj.2020 Sep;1864(9):129649. IF=4.0


47. DeNovodesigned13merhairpin-peptidearrestsinsulinandinhibitsitsaggregation:roleof OH–π interactions between water and hydrophobic amino acids. Meghomukta Mukherjee,a Nilanjan Banerjeea and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. RSC Adv., 2020,10, 14991-14999. IF= 3.1.


46.TGFβ mediated LINC00273 upregulation sponges mir200a-3p and promotes invasion and metastasis by activating ZEB1. Arnab Sarkar 1, Ashikur Rahaman 1, Ipsita Biswas 1, Gopeswar Mukherjee 2, Subhrangsu Chatterjee 3, Shamee Bhattacharjee 1, Deba Prasad Mandal. J Cell Physiol. 2020 Feb 4. doi: 10.1002/jcp.29614 IF=5.4


45. Solute carrier proteins and c-Myc:a strong connection in cancer progression. Panda S, Banerjee N,

Chatterjee S*. DrugDiscovToday. 2020 May;25(5):891-900. IF=7.9

44.Tumorsuppressor FBXO31preserves genomicintegritybyregulatingDNAreplicationand segregation through precise control of cyclin A expression.Parul Dutta, Sehbanul Islam, SrinadhChoppara, PallabiSengupta, Anil Kumar, Avinash Kumar, Mohan R Wani, Subhrangsu Chatterjee, and Manas Kumar Santra*.JBC 2019 2019 Oct 11;294(41):14879- 14895. IF=4.1

43.SMAR1 favors immunosurveillance of cancer cells by modulating calnexin and MHC I expression.Dr MilindThube, Dr AftabAlam, Dr AshisMukhopadhyay, Miss Rini Roy, Mr Nilanjan Banerjee, Miss TanayaRoychowdhury, Mr DevrajMogare, Dr NandarajTaye, Mr Vibhuti Kumar Shah, Dr JayatiMullick, Dr Subhrangsu Chatterjee, Dr Rittwika Bhattacharya, Miss Richa Pant, Dr Sonal Patel, Professor Samit Chattopadhyay. Neoplasia, 2019, 21,10, 945-62. IF=3.8


42. 4'-Guanidinium-modified siRNA: a molecular tool to control RNAi activity through RISC priming and selective antisense strand loading. Nawale GN, Bahadorikhalili S, Sengupta P, Kadekar S, Chatterjee S, Varghese OP. ChemCommun(Camb).2019,55, 9112-9115.IF=6.2


41.Enhancementof ABAsensitivitythroughconditionalexpressionof ARF10genein Brassica juncea exhibit fertile plants withtoleranceagainstAlternariabrassicicola. Mukherjee A, Mazumder M, Jana J, Srivasatava AK, Mondal B, De A, Ghosh S, Saha U, Bose R, Chatterjee S, Dey N, Basu D*.MolPlantMicrobeInteract.2019 Jun 11. doi: 10.1094/MPMI- 05-19-0132-R. IF = 3.6


40.Truncated G-Quadruplex Isomers Cross-Talk with the Transcription Factors To Maintain Homeostatic Equilibria in c- MYC Transcription.Sengupta P, Bhattacharya A, Sa G, Das T, Chatterjee S*.Biochemistry.2019 Apr 16;58(15):1975- 1991.IF=3.0


39. Andrographolide binds to ATP-binding pocket of VEGFR2 to impede VEGFA- mediated tumor- angiogenesis.Kajal K, Panda AK, Bhat J, Chakraborty D, Bose S, Bhattacharjee P, Sarkar T, Chatterjee S, Kar SK, Sa G. Sci Rep. 2019 Mar 11;9(1):4073. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-40626- 2. IF=4.2


38. Site-specific amino acid substitution in dodecameric peptides determines the stability and unfolding of c-MYC quadruplex promoting apoptosis in cancer cells. Sengupta P, Banerjee N, Roychowdhury T, Dutta A, Chattopadhyay S, Chatterjee S*.Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Nov 2;46(19):9932-9950.doi: 10.1093/nar/gky824. IF=16.97


37.SMAR1 inhibits Wnt/β-cateninsignalingandpreventscolorectalcancerprogression.NandarajTaye , Aftab Alam, Suvankar Ghorai , Deya Chatterji , Apoorva Parulekar , Devraj Mogare , Snahlata Singh , Pallabi Sengupta , Subhrangsu Chatterjee , Manoj Bhat , Manas santra , Prabhakar Salunkhe , Susan Finston, Samit Chattopadhyay*. Oncotarget. 2018 Apr 20;9(30):21322-21336. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.25093.IF=5.4


36. Spatial Position Regulates Power of Tryptophan: Discovery of a Major-Groove- Specific Nuclear- Localizing, Cell- PenetratingTetrapeptide.BhuniaD, Mondal P, Das G, Saha A,Sengupta P, Jana J, Mohapatra S, Chatterjee S, Ghosh S. JAm ChemSoc.2018 Feb 7;140(5):1697-1714.IF=15.4


35.Small Molecule impedes Insulin fibrillation; a new role of Phenothizine Derivative. Meghomukta Mukherjee, Jagannath Jana and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. Chemistry Open 2018,7,68–79. IF=3.0

34.LINCRNA00273promotescancermetastasisanditsG-Quadruplexpromotercanserveasa novel target to inhibit cancer invasiveness. Samarjit Jana2,*, Jagannath Jana1,*, Kartick Patra2,Soma Mondal1, Jyotsna Bhat1, Arnab Sarkar2, Pallabi Sengupta1, Anindya Biswas3, Meghomukta Mukherjee1, Satya Prakash Tripathi5, Rahul Gangwal5, Joyita Hazra6, Abhay T. Sangamwar7 Gopeswar Mukherjee4, Shamee Bhattacharjee2*, Deba Prasad Mandal2* and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*.Oncotarget , 2017 Nov 17;8(66):110234-110256.IF=5.2


33.In-Silico Screening and Binding Characterization of Small Molecules toward a G- Quadruplex Structure Formed in the PromoterRegionofc-MYCOncogene.Bhat, Jyotsna;Mondal, Soma; Sengupta, Pallabi; Chatterjee, Subhrangsu. ACS Omega(2017), 2(8), 4382-4397.IF=2.6


32.G-Quadruplexsurveillancein BCL-2gene: apromisingtherapeutic interventionin cancer treatment.Sengupta, Pallabi; Chattopadhyay, Samit; Chatterjee, Subhrangsu*. Drug Discovery Today (2017), 22(8), 1165- 1186.IF=7.9


31.Restriction of telomerase cappingbyshort non-toxic peptides via arresting telomeric G- quadruplex. Jana, Jagannath; Sengupta, Pallabi; Mondal, Soma;Chatterjee, Subhrangsu*. RSc Advances (2017), 7(34), 20888-20899.IF=3.4


30.Chelerythrine down regulates expression of VEGFA, BCL2 and KRAS by arresting G- Quadruplex structures at their promoter regions. Jana, Jagannath; Mondal, Soma; Bhattacharjee,Payel; Sengupta, Pallabi; Roychowdhury, Tanaya; Saha, Pranay; Kundu, Pallob; Chatterjee, Subhrangsu*. ScientificReports (2017), 7, 40706.IF=5.4


29.Functional characterization of Rorippa indica defensin and its efficacy againstLipaphiserysimi. Sarkar, P.; Jana, J.;Chatterjee, S.; Sikdar, S. R., Springerplus2016,5, 511.


28.G-actin guides p53 nuclear transport: potential contribution of monomeric actin in altered localization of mutant p53.Saha, Taniya; Guha, Deblina; Manna, Argha; Panda, Abir Kumar; Bhat,Jyotsna; Chatterjee, Subhrangsu; Sa, Gaurisankar. ScientificReports(2016), 6, 32626.IF=5.4

27.Cancer chemotherapeutic agent/formulation, manufacture and use thereof. U.S. Pat. Appl. Publ. (2016), US 20160023996 A1 20160128. Chatterjee et. Al


26.Mephebrindole,asyntheticindoleanalogcoordinatesthecrosstalkbetweenp38MAPKand eIF2α/ATF4/CHOPsignalling     pathwaysforinductionofapoptosisinhumanbreastcarcinoma        cells.Supriya Chakraborty, Swatilekha Ghosh, Bhaswati Banerjee, Abhishek Santra, JyotsnaBhat,ArghyaAdhikary, Subhrangshu Chatterjee, Anup K. Misra, Parimal C. Sen*. Apoptosis (2016),21(10),1106- 1124.IF=3.8


25.Nuclear matrix-associated protein SMAR1 regulates alternative splicing via HDAC6-Mediated deacetylation of Sam68.Kiran Kumar Nakka, Nidhi Chaudhary, Shruti Joshi, JyotsnaBhat, Subhrangsu Chatterjee, Renu Malhotra, Abhijit De, Manas Kumar Santra, F. Jeffrey Dilworth and Samit Chattopadhyay*. PNAS (U S A). 2015 Jun 30;112(26):E3374-83) IF=9.81

24.Discovery and Structural Characterization of G-quadruplex DNA in Human Acetyl-CoA Carboxylase Gene Promoters: Its Role in Transcriptional Regulation and as a Therapeutic Target for Human Disease. Kaulage M, Maji B, Bhat J, Iwasaki Y, Chatterjee S, Bhattacharya S, Muniyappa K. J Med Chem. 2016 May 26;59(10):5035- 50. IF=6.7


23.Plant Alkaloid Chelerythrine Induced Aggregation of Human Telomere Sequence- A Unique Modeof Associationbetween a Small Molecule and a Quadruplex. Ghosh S, Jana J, Kar RK, Chatterjee S*, Dasgupta D*. Biochemistry.2015 Feb 3;54(4):974-86.doi:10.1021/bi501117x.Epub 2015 Jan 21 IF=



22.Reverse Watson–Crick G–G base pair in G-quadruplex formation†.Soma Mondal, Jyotsna Bhat, Jagannath Jana, Meghomukta Mukherjee and Subhrangsu Chatterjee*. Mol. BioSyst., 2016,12,18-22. IF= 3.0


21.SMAR1 coordinates HDAC6-induced deacetylation of Ku70 and dictates cell fate upon irradiation.Nidhi Chaudhary, Kiran Kumar Nakka, Lakshminarasimhan Pavithra, Jyotsna Bhatt, Subhrangsu Chatterjee and Samit Chattopadhyay* Cell Death and Disease, 2014 Oct 9, e1447; doi:10.1038/cddis.2014.397, IF= 5.2


20.Protective effect of antioxidant rich aqueous curry leaf (Murrayakoenigii) extract against gastro-toxic effects of piroxicam in mal eWistar rats.Firdaus SB, Ghosh D, Chattyopadhyay A, Dutta M, Paul S, Jana J, Basu A, Bose G, Lahiri H, Banerjee B, Pattari S, Chatterjee S, Jana K, Bandyopadhyay D. Toxicol Rep.2014 Jul 2;1:987-1003.IF=2.6


19.DoubleG C:GC Mismatch in dsDNA Enhances Local Dynamics Retaining the DNA Footprint: A High- Resolution NMR Study. Ghosh A, Kar RK, Krishnamoorthy J,Chatterjee S*,Bhunia A*. ChemMedChem. 2014 Sep;9(9):2059-64. doi: 10.1002/cmdc.201402238. Epub 2014 Jul 30 IF=3.0

19.Indolicidin Targets Duplex DNA: Structural and Mechanistic Insight through a Combination of Spectroscopy and Microscopy. Anirban Ghosh,   Rajiv       Kumar       Kar,       Jagannath Jana,AbhijitSaha,            BatakrishnaJana,JanarthananKrishnamoorthy,             Dinesh            Kumar, SurajitGhosh*,Dr.SubhrangsuChatterjee* and Dr. AnirbanBhunia*. ChemMedChem. Volume 9, Issue 9, pages2052–2058, September 2014. IF= 3.0


18.Sequence context induced antimicrobial activity: insight into lipopolysaccharide permeabilization. Ghosh A, Datta A, Jana J, Kar RK, Chatterjee C, Chatterjee S*, Bhunia A*. MolBiosyst. 2014 Jun;10(6):1596-612. IF= 3.2


17.Use of Small Peptide Fragment as an Inhibitor of Insulin Fibrillation Process: A Study by High and Low Resolution Spectroscopy.Victor Banerjee1+, Rajiv K. Kar2+, AritreyeeDatta2, Krupakar Parthasarathi3, Subhrangsu Chatterjee2, Kali P. Das1*, and Anirban Bhunia2*. PLoSOne.2013 Aug 29;8(8):e72318 IF= 4.1


16.HumancathelicidinpeptideLL37bindstelomericG-quadruplex.Jana J, Kar RK, Ghosh A,Biswas A, Ghosh S, Bhunia A*, Chatterjee S* (2013) Mol. Biosyst. Vol. 9: pp 1833-6. IF=3.35


15.Novel G-quadruplex stabilizing agents: in-silico approach and dynamics. Rajiv Kumar Kar,PriyankaSuryadevaraJagannath Jana, AnirbanBhunia* and Subhrangsu Chatterjee* JBSD2013. 31, 12, 1497-1518. IF=4.99


14.Solution Structure, Dynamics, and Ice Growth Inhibitory Activity of Peptide Fragments Derived from Glaciozymaantarctica Antifreeze Protein.Syed Hussinien H. Shah1, , Rajiv K.Kar2, , Mohammad F. Zulkifli1, MohdBasyaruddin A. Rahman1, Abdul Munir A. Murad3, Nor M. Mahadi3, Mahiran Basri1, Raja Noor Zaliha A. Rahman4, Abu B. Salleh3, Subhrangsu Chatterjee2,*, Bimo A. Tejo1,* and Anirban Bhunia2,* PLoS One. 2012;7(11):e49788. IF=4.1


13.Applications of saturation transfer difference NMR in biological systems. Bhunia A,Bhattacharjya S, Chatterjee S.DrugDiscoveryToday2011 Volume 17, Numbers 9/10, page 505- 513. IF= 7.9

12.Relative and regional stabilities of the hamster, mouse, rabbit, and bovine prion proteins toward urea unfolding assessed by nuclear magnetic resonance and circular dichroism spectroscopies. Olivier Julien†, Subhrangsu Chatterjee†, Trent C. Bjorndahl, Braden Sweeting,Sandipta Acharya, ValentynaSemenchenko , AvijitChakrabartty, Emil F. Pai , David S. Wishart , Brian D. Sykes*, and Neil R. Cashman (co first author) Biochemistry.2011 50(35):7536-45. IF=3.0 (joint first author)


11.Solution Structure of a DNA Duplex Containing the Potent Anti-oxvirus Agent Cidofovir. Olivier Julien, James R. BeadleI, Wendy C. Magee, Subhrangsu Chatterjee, Karl Y. Hostetler, David H. Evans, and Brian D. Sykes. J Am Chem Soc. 2011;133(7):2264-74. IF=15.4

10.Differential stability of the bovine prion protein upon urea unfolding.Olivier Julien, S.Chatterjee, Angela Thiessen, Steffen P. Graether, and Brian D. Sykes*, Protein Science 2009 ,vol 18, 2172-82.IF=3.0

9.High Quality oligo-RNA Synthesis using the New 2'-OTEM Protecting Group by Selectively QuenchingtheAdditionofp- Tolyl Vinyl Sulphone to Exocyclic Amino Functions. C. Zhou, D.Honcharenko, W. Pathmasiri, S.Chatterjee, and J. Chattopadhyaya. Canadian Journal of Chemistry (2007), 85(4), 293-301. IF=1.2


8.Chemical and Structural Implicationsof 1',2'- versus 2',4'-Conformational Constrains in the Sugar Moiety of Modified Thymine Nucleosides.O. Plashkevych*, S. Chatterjee, D.HoncharenkoW.Pathmasiri, and J.Chattopadhyaya*, Journal of Organic Chemistry (2007), 72(13), 4716-4726. [O. Plashkevych, co- supervisor]***IF=4.2

7.The chemical nature of the 2'-substituent in the pentose-sugar dictates the pseudoaromatic character of the nucleobase (pKa) in DNA/RNA.Chatterjee, Subhrangsu; Pathmasiri, Wimal;Plashkevych, Oleksandr; Honcharenko, Dmytro; Varghese, Oommen P.; Maiti, Mohitosh;Chattopadhyaya, Jyoti. Organic &Biomolecular Chemistry (2006), 4(9), 1675- 1686.IF=3.5

6.Non-identical electronic characters of the internucleotidic phosphates in RNA modulate the chemical reactivity of the phosphodiester bonds.Barman, Jharna; Acharya, Sandipta; Zhou,Chuanzheng; Chatterjee,Subhrangsu, Engstroem, Aake; Chattopadhyaya, Jyoti. Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry (2006), 4(5), 928- 941. IF=3.5


5.Oxetane locked thymidine in the Dickerson-Drew dodecamer causes local base pairing distortions-an NMR structure and hydration study.Isaksson, J.; Plashkevych, O.; Pradeepkumar, P.I.; Chatterjee, S.; Barman, J.; Pathmasiri, W.; Shrivastava, P.; Petit, C.; Chattopadhyaya, J. Journal of Biomolecular Structure& Dynamics (2005), 23(3), 299-330. IF= 4.9


4.The 5-Me of thyminyl (T) interaction with the neighboringnucleobases dictate the relative stability of isosequential DNA-RNA hybrid duplexes. Chatterjee, Subhrangsu; Pathmasiri, Wimal;Chattopadhyaya, Jyoti. Organic &Biomolecular Chemistry (2005), 3(21), 3911-3915.IF =3.5

3.SignificantpKa Perturbation of Nucleobases Is an Intrinsic Property of the Sequence Context in DNA and RNA. Acharya, Sandipta; Barman, Jharna; Cheruku, Pradeep;Chatterjee, Subhrangsu;Acharya, Parag; Isaksson, Johan; Chattopadhyaya, Jyoti. Journal of the American Chemical Society(2004), 126(28), 8674-8681.IF =15.4

2. Measurement of NucleobasepKa Valuesin Model Mononucleotides Shows RNA-RNA Duplexes toBeMore Stablethan DNA-DNADuplexes. Acharya, P.; Cheruku, P.;Chatterjee, S.; Acharya, S.;Chattopadhyaya, J. Journalofthe AmericanChemicalSociety(2004), 126(9), 2862- 2869. IF =15.4

1.The5-Meofthyminyl(T)interactionwiththeneighboringnucleobasesdictatetherelative stability of isosequential DNA– RNA hybrid duplexes. Subhrangsu Chatterjee, Wimal Pathmasiri, Jyoti Chattopadhyay. Org Biomol Chem.2005 Nov 7;3(21):3911-5. doi: 10.1039/b511139k. IF =3.5


A cancer Chemotherapeutic agent /Formulation, Manufacture and Use thereof

(Indian Full filing: 1120/KOL/2012 and PCT claim: PCT/IN2013/000593)-


Subhrangsu Chatterjee*(PI, BI), Anirban Bhunia(Co-PI, BI), Debaprasad Mondal (Co-PI, WBSU), Shamee Bhattacharya (Co-PI, WBSU).


US patent is granted: US 9682926 B2

Australian Patent is granted: AU2018201532B2

European Patent is granted: EP2900234B1


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