Malancha Ta

Associate Professor
Dept: Biological Sciences (DBS)
E-mail: malancha.ta [at] iiserkol.ac.in
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Research Interest:
 

To study proliferation, immunomodulatory properties and migration of human mesenchenchymal stem cells under different physiological stress-like conditions.

Academic Background:

  1. Ph.D (virology), national Institute of Immunology (JNU), 2001
  2. M.Sc (Biotechnology), School of Biotechnology (JNU), 1995
  3. B.Sc (Hons) (Biochemistry), Daulat Ram College (Delhi University), 1993

Positions:

  1. Associate Professor, IISER Kolkata ( - )
  2. Sr Principal Scientist, Stempeutics Research Pvt Ltd (2008 - 2011)
  3. Post doctoral fellow, NIDDK, NIH (2002 - 2007)

Selected Publications:

  1. Goyal, Umesh and Ta, Malancha. 2018."p53-NF-?B Crosstalk in Febrile Temperature-Treated Human Umbilical Cord-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells.." Stem Cells Dev., 00, 00
  2. Arora, Sneha; Saha, Shekhar; Roy, Saheli and Ta, Malancha. 2015."Role of Nonmuscle Myosin II in Migration of Wharton's Jelly-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells." Stem Cells Dev, 24, 2065-77
  3. Sharma, Tulika; Kumari, Poonam; Pincha, Neha; Mutukula, Naresh; Saha, Shekhar; Jana, Siddhartha Sankar and Ta, Malancha. 2014."Inhibition of non-muscle myosin II leads to G0/G1 arrest of Wharton's jelly-derived mesenchymal stromal cells.." Cytotherapy, 16, 640-652
  4. Balasubramanian, Sudha; Venugopal, Parvathy; Sundarraj, Swathi; Zakaria, Zubaida; Majumdar, Anish Sen and Ta, Malancha. 2012."Comparison of chemokine and receptor gene expression between Wharton's jelly and bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal cells." Cytotherapy, 14, 26-33

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