Sankar Maiti

Associate Professor
Dept: Biological Sciences (DBS)
E-mail: spm [at]
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Research Interest:

Regulation of Actin Cytoskeleton

Academic Background:

  1. PhD (Biology), IMTECH, Chandigarh (Punjab University), 2003


  1. Associate Professor, IISER Kolkata ( - )
  2. Postdoctoral fellow, CSU, SCRIPS, BRANDEIS (2002 - 2007)

Selected Publications:

  1. Dutta, Priyanka; AS, Jijumon; Mazumder, Mohit; Dileep, Drisya; Mukhopadhyay, Ashis; Gourinath, Samudrala and Maiti, Sankar. 2019."Presence of actin binding motif in VgrG-1 toxin of Vibrio cholerae reveals the molecular mechanism of actin cross-linking." International Journal of Biological Macromolecules , 133, 775–785
  2. Dutta, Priyanka; Das, Swagata and Maiti, Sankar. 2017."Non diaphanous formin delphilin acts as a barbed end capping protein ." Exp Cell Res. , 357, 163-69
  3. Dutta, Priyanka and Maiti, Sankar. 2015."Expression of Multiple Formins in Adult Tissues and During Developmental Stages of Mouse Brain. ." Gene Expression Patterns. , 19, 52-59

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