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Rupak Datta

Dept: Biological Sciences (DBS)
E-mail: rupakdatta [at]

All Publications:

  1. Banerjee, Sourav and Datta, Rupak. 2023."Localized Leishmania major infection disrupts systemic iron homeostasis that can be controlled by oral iron supplementation." J Biol Chem., In Press, 00
  2. Indrani, Basu; Sudipta, Bar; Mohit, Prasad and Rupak, Datta. 2022."Adipose deficiency and aberrant autophagy in a Drosophila model of MPS VII is corrected by pharmacological stimulators of mTOR." Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Basis Dis, 1868, 166399
  3. Paul, Rupam; Banerjee, Sourav; Sen, Samarpita; Dubey, Pratiksha; Maji, Saptarshi; Bachawat, Anand K; Datta, Rupak and Gupta, Arnab. 2022."A novel leishmanial Copper P-type ATPase plays a vital role in intracellular parasite survival." J Biol Chem., 298, 101539
  4. Mondal, Dipon Kumar; Pal, Dhiman Sankar; Abbasi, Mazharul and Datta, Rupak. 2021."Functional partnership between carbonic anhydrase and malic enzyme in promoting gluconeogenesis in Leishmania major." FEBS Journal, 288, 4129-4152
  5. Banerjee, Sourav and Datta, Rupak. 2020."Leishmania infection triggers hepcidin-mediated proteasomal degradation of Nramp1 to increase phagolysosomal iron availability." Cellular Microbiology, 22, e13253
  6. Debnath, Mintu; Abbasi, Mazharul; Sasmal, Supriya; Datta, Rupak and Haldar, Debasish. 2019."m Nitrocinnamic Acid Containing Lipophilic Peptide Exhibits Selective Growth Inhibition Activity against Leishmania major." ChemistrySelect, 01, 116 - 122
  7. Bar, Sudipta; Prasad, Mohit and Datta, Rupak. 2018."Neuromuscular degeneration and locomotor deficit in a Drosophila model of mucopolysaccharidosis VII is attenuated by treatment with resveratrol." Disease Models & Mechanisms , 11, 1 - 4
  8. Pal, Dhiman Sankar; Abbasi, Mazharul; Mondal, Dipon Kumar; Varghese, Binitha Anu; Paul, Ritama; Singh, Shalini and Datta, Rupak. 2017."Interplay between a cytosolic and a cell surface carbonic anhydrase in pH homeostasis and acid tolerance of Leishmania." Journal of Cell Science, 130, 754-766
  9. Pal, Dhiman Sankar; Mondal, Dipon Kumar and Datta, Rupak. 2015."Identification of metal dithiocarbamates as a novel class of antileishmanial agents." Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 59, 2144 - 52
  10. Datta, Rupak; Shah, Gul N; Rubbelke, Timothy S; Waheed, Abdul; Rauchman, Michael; Goodman, Alan G; Katze, Michael G and Sly, William S. 2010."Progressive renal injury from transgenic expression of human carbonic anhydrase IV folding mutants is enhanced by deficiency of p58IPK." PNAS, 107, 6448-52

  1. 2015." ", "Leishmania: Current Biology and Control". Caister Academic Press, ISBN: 9781908230522