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Rituparna Sinha Roy

Associate Professor
Dept: Biological Sciences (DBS), Chemical Sciences (DCS)
E-mail: rituparna [at]

All Publications:

  1. Mallick, Argha Mario; Biswas, Abhijit; Mishra, Sukumar; Jadhav, Sonali; Chakraborty, Kasturee; Tripathi, Archana; Mukherjee, Arnab and Sinha Roy, Rituparna. 2023."Engineered vitamin E-tethered non-immunogenic facial lipopeptide for developing improved siRNA based combination therapy against metastatic breast cancer ." Chemical Science (selected for outside front page of the journal; Highlighted by Nature India), 14, 7842
  2. Chakraborty, Kasturee; Biswas, Abhijit; Mishra, Sukumar; Mallick, Argha Mario; Tripathi, Archana; Jan, Somnath and SinhaRoy, Rituparna. 2023."Harnessing Peptide-Functionalized Multivalent Gold Nanorods for Promoting Enhanced Gene Silencing and Managing Breast Cancer Metastasis." ACS Applied Bio Materials (selected as journal cover page), 6, 458-472
  3. Mallick, Argha Mario; Tripathi, Archana; Mishra, Sukumar; Mukherjee, Asmita; Dutta, Chiranjit; Chatterjee, Ananya and Sinha Roy, Rituparna. 2022."Emerging approaches for enabling RNAi Therapeutics ." Chemistry-An Asian Journal (selected as hot topic: drug delivery; selected as hot topic RNA) , e202200451, 1
  4. Chakraborty, Kasturee; Tripathi, Archana; Mishra, Sukumar; Mallick, Argha Mario and Sinha Roy, Rituparna. 2022."Emerging concepts in designing multifunctional nanomedicine for cancer treatment. ." Bioscience Reports, 42, 1
  5. Gayen, Paramita; Jan, Somnath; Chowdhury, Nilkanta; Ghosh, Snehasish; Hembram, Monjuri; Bagchi, Angshuman and Sinha Roy, Rituparna. 2021."Engineered Bio-inspired Multifunctional Peptide- and Protein-based Therapeutic Biomolecules for Better Wound Care." Chemistry-An Asian Journal, 16, 4018-4036
  6. Ghosh, Snehasish; Gayen, Paramita; Jan, Somnath; Kishore, Anyam Vijay; Kumar, Vinod; Mallick, Argha Mario; Mukherjee, Asmita; Nandi, Samit Kumar and SinhaRoy, Rituparna. 2020."Bio-inspired Non-immunogenic Multifunctional Sealant for Efficient Blood Clotting and Suture Free Wound Closure ." Biomaterials Science and Engineering (selected as journal cover page; highlighted by Nature India), 6, 6378-6393
  7. Ghosh, Snehasish; Tripathi, Archana; Gayen, Paramita and SinhaRoy, Rituparna. 2020."Peptide-based topical agent and intravenous hemostat for rapid hemostasis ." RSC Medicinal Chemistry (selected as journal back cover page), 11, 1100-1111
  8. Mallick, Argha Mario; Chakraborty, Kasturee; Biswas, Abhijit; Jan, Somnath; Dutta, Chiranjit; Dey, Souvik; Sahoo, Suprabhat; Mandal, Kishan and Roy, Rituparna Sinha. 2019."Title of the book chapter: Emerging Peptide Based Technologies in Cancer Therapy." The Springer book name is "Unravelling Cancer Signalling Pathways: A Multidisplinary Approach". , 1, 1
  9. Biswas, Abhijit; Chakraborty, Kasturee; Dutta, Chiranjit; Mukherjee, Sanchita; Gayen, Paramita; Jan, Somnath; Mallick, Argha Mario; Bhattacharyya, Dhananjay and SinhaRoy, Rituparna. 2019."Engineered histidine-enriched facial lipopeptides for enhanced intracellular delivery of functional siRNA to triple negative breast cancer cells.." ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 11, 4719-4736
  10. Chakraborty, Kasturee; Dutta, Chiranjit; Mukherjee, Sanchita; Biswas, Abhijit and Gayen, Paramita. 2018."Engineering Ionophore Gramicidin-Inspired Self-AssembledPeptides for Drug Delivery and Cancer Nanotherapeutics." Advanced Therapeutics (selected for journal front cover page), 1, 1-14
  11. Ghosh, Snehasish and Mukherjee, Sanchita. 2017."Engineered isopeptide bond stabilized fibrin inspired nanoscale peptide based sealants for efficient blood clotting." Scientific Reports ((Highlited by Indiabioscience, Medicare News, The Hindu, Biotech Times, etc), 7, 6509
  12. Dutta, Chiranjit; Chakraborty, Kasturee and Sinha Roy, Rituparna. 2015."Engineered Nanostructured Facial Lipopeptide as Highly Efficient Molecular Transporter. ." ACS Appl Mater Interfaces , 7, 18397
  13. Roy, Rituparna Sinha; Roy, Bhaskar; Sengupta, Shiladitya; Sengupta, Shiladitya and Sengupta, Shiladitya. 2011."Emerging technologies for enabling proangiogenic therapies." Nanotechnology, 22, 494004
  14. Paraskar, A; Soni, Shivani; Basu, Sudipta; Amarasiriwardena, C J; Lupoli, N; Srivats, S; Roy, Rituparna Sinha and Sengupta, Shiladitya. 2011."Rationally engineered polymeric cisplatin nanoparticles for improved antitumor efficacy." Nanotechnology, 22, 265101
  15. Roy, Rituparna Sinha; Soni, Shivani; Harfouche, Rania; Vasudevan, Pooja R; Homes, O; Jonge, H de; Rowe, A; Paraskar, A; Hentschel, D M; Gherardi, Ermanno; Mashelkar, R A and Sengupta, Shiladitya. 2010."Coupling growth factor engineering with nanotechnology for therapeutic angiogenesis." PNAS (USA), 107, 13608-13
  16. Chatterjee, Sunanda; Roy, Rituparna Sinha and Balaram, P. 2007."Expanding the polypeptide backbone: hydrogen-bonded conformations in hybrid polypeptides containing the higher homologues of alpha-amino acids." J. R. Soc. Interface, 4, 587-606
  17. Roy, Rituparna Sinha; Gopi, H N; Raghothama, S and Balaram, P. 2006."Hybrid peptide hairpins containing ?- and ?-amino acids: conformational analysis of decapeptides with unsubstituted ?,? and ?-residues at positions 3 and 8.." Chemistry-A European Journal , 12, 3295-3302
  18. Sengupta, A; Roy, Rituparna Sinha; Sabareesh, V; Shamala, N and Balaram, P. 2006."Aggregation modes in sheets formed by protected beta-amino acids and beta-peptides." Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 4, 1166-73
  19. Roy, Rituparna Sinha; Gopi, H N; Raghothama, S; Gilardi, R D; Karle, I L and Balaram, P. 2006."Peptide hairpins with strand segments containing ?- and ?-amino acid residues: cross–strand aromatic interactions of facing Phe residues." Biopolymers, 80, 787-799
  20. Roy, Rituparna Sinha; Karle, I L; Raghothama, S and Balaram, P. 2004."?,?-Hybrid peptides: a polypeptide helix with a central segment containing two consecutive ?-amino acid residues. ." PNAS (USA), 101, 16478–82
  21. Roy, Rituparna Sinha and Balaram, P. 2004."Conformational properties of hybrid peptides containing ?- and ?-amino acids." Journal of Peptide Research, 63, 279-289
  22. Aravinda, S; Shamala, N; Roy, Rituparna Sinha and Balaram, P. 2003."Non-protein amino acids in peptide design." Proc. Indian Acad. Sci (Chem Sci) , 115, 373-400
  23. Gopi, H N; Roy, Rituparna Sinha; Raghothama, S; Karle, I L and Balaram, P. 2002."?-Hairpins generated from hybrid peptide sequences containing both ?- and ?-amino acids." Helv. Chim. Acta , 85, 3313-3330