Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology
Fulorhat Bidyasgarpalli, Sonarpur, Kolkata: 700150
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Ph.D. 2006 Jadavpur University

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Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Pharmacology and Toxicology
Courses Taught/Teaching
Anatomy Physiology and Health Education.
Pharmacology and Toxicology.
New Drug Development.
Research Area
i) To study the molecular mechanism of anticancer lead molecule from natural sources
ii) To study the cell cycle analysis of cancer cell
iii) Isolation and characterization of anticancer lead molecule
iv) To study the induction of apoptosis and expression of different apoptotic protein and enzyme
v) Antiangiogenic activity in CAM model
vi) Antidiabetic activity against streptozotocin induced diabetic rats.
Teaching and Research Experience:

2002-2007, Lecturer, Gupta college of Technological Science, Asansol.

2007-2010, Sr. Lecturer, Department of Pharm. Tech., Jadavpur University.

2010-2012, Professor and HOD in Pharmacology, Himalayan Pharmacy Institute, Sikkim.

2012- till date, as Asst. Professor, Department of Pharm. Tech., Jadavpur University.
Conference Papers Published (0)
Journal Papers Published (159)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Oral delivery of ursolic acid-loaded nanostructured lipid carrier coatedwith chitosan oligosaccharides: Development, characterization,in vitro and in vivo assessment for the therapy of leishmaniasis International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 2017 Suman Das, Santanu Ghosh, Asit Kumar De, Tanmoy Bera 102-996-1008
Amphotericin B-loaded mannose modified poly(D,Llactide-co-glycolide) polymeric nanoparticles for the treatment of visceral leishmaniasis: in vitro and in vivo approaches The Royal Society of Chemistry 2017 Santanu Ghosh, Suman Das, Asit Kumar De, Nabanita Kar and Tanmoy Bera Vol 7, [DOI: 10.1039/c7ra04951j]-29575-29590
Flavonoid enriched fraction of Campylandra aurantiaca attenuates carbon tetrachloride induced oxidative DNA damage in mouse peritoneal macrophages in animal model Current Drug Discovery Technologies 2017 Chakraborty M, Bala A, Haldar PK. 14 [DOI: 10.2174/1570163814666170504115137]-270-276
Employment of Hibiscus rosa mucilage for the development of mucoadhesive in situ nasal gel of alprazolam and its subsequent characterization Journal of Young Pharmacists 2016 Amitava Roy, Pallab K Haldar, Abhinay Chhetri 8(2)-1-10
Hepatoprotective Efficacy of Cucumis callosus (Rottl.) cogn. (Cucubitaceae) fruit against CCl4-induced Hepatic Damage in Rats International Journal of Phytopharmacology 2016 Siva Prasad Panda, Mainak Chakraborty, Poulami Majumder, Suchandra Mazumder, Sudipta Das, Pallab Kanti Haldar Vol. 7 (4)-218-223
Books Published (0)
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (14)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Sanjib Bhattacharaya Pharmacological and toxicological studies on the root of Trichosanthes dioica Roxb. (Cucurbitaceae) with special emphasis on antitumor activity. Complete 2014
Asis Bala Evaluation of anti-inflammatory activity of Cleome gynandra and its fractions on reactive oxygen and nitrogen species generating cells. Complete 2014
Biswakanth Kar Chemical and anticancer evaluation of Indian Medicinal Plants against various cancer cell lines with special emphasis on induction of apoptosis Prof. Upal Kanti Mazumder Complete 2014
Atul Kishorrao Katarkar Signaling Pathways and Gene-Gene Network Interaction in the Pathogenesis of Oral Submucous Fibrosis: A precancerous Condition. Dr. Keya Chaudhuri, IICB, Kolkata Ongoing 2013
Mainak Chakraborty Preclinical evaluation and molecular mechanism of phytomolecules against type-2 diabetic rats. Ongoing 2013
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (19)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Purbajit Chetia Comparative Study of Antioxidant in cellular component related to Rheumatoid Arthritis Dr Bidita Khandelwala 2012
Thomraj Khati Chettri Evaluation of Antidiabetic Activity of Gynocordia odorata RBR in Type-II Diabetic Rats Asis Bala 2012
Mainak Chakraborty Evaluation of Anticancer Activity of Hippophae salicifolia in Ehrlich Ascites Carcinoma Asis Bala 2012
Abhimanyu Nepal Study of Antiproliferative Property of Indigenous Plant of Sikkim Himalayan Region Asis Bala 2012
Syed Rakib Hossain Drug Delivery Through Epididymis (RISUG) 2012
Project Works (5)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Apoptosis: A recent target for cancer treatment from natural sources. Principal Investigator AICTE, New Delhi 10,59,000/- 2 Years 2011 to 2012 Complete
Induction of Apoptosis:Target for cancer treatment from natural sources Principal Investigator Science and Engineering Research Board, New Delhi 12,00,00.00 2 Years 2013 to 2015 Ongoing
Phytochemical and Pharmacological evaluation of some indigenous plants in different animal models Principal Investigator University Grants Commission through Jadavpur University 50,000/- 1 Year 2007 to 2008 Complete
Screening and dereplication of indigenous anti-inflammatory herbs: In search of novel target specific lead. Co-Investigator AICTE, New Delhi 16,50,000/- 2 Years 2010 to 2013 Complete
Chemical and pharmacological evaluation of some bioactive molecule isolated from Indian medicinal plants for its apoptosis induced cytotoxic effect against various cancer cell lines Principal Investigator UGC, New Delhi 7,09800/- 3 Years 2010 to 2013 Complete
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Membership Of Learned Societies (5)

1. Life member of Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India (APTI).
2. Life member of Association of Indian Pharmacological Society (IPS).
3. Registered Pharmacist of the West Bengal State Pharmacy council.
4. Fellow of Indian Institute of Chemists (FIC).
5. Paper setter, Examiner and Evaluator of Jadavpur University, West Bengal University of Technology, West Bengal University of Health Sciences Sikkim University and Assam University.
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