Dr. Niladri Ganguly
Assistant Professor
PhD from International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, 2007
M.Sc. in Biochemistry from Calcutta University, 2002

Email: [email protected]

Postdoctoral Experience

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, 2007-2008
  • Postdoctoral Scientist, University of Dundee, UK, 2009-2012
  • Scientist, Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), Govt. of India, 2012-2014

Awards and Honours

  • DST-SERB Early Career Research Award (2017)
  • ICGEB Postdoctoral Fellowship (2008)
  • National Research Foundation Fellowship, South Africa (2007)
  • CSIR-UGC NET Research Fellow (2002-2007).
  • Graduate Aptitude Test of Engineering (GATE), INDIA, 2002 (Rank 1).

Projects

  1. Effect of Human Papillomavirus mediated dysregulation of micro RNAs in modulation of signalling pathways and gene expression in cervical cancer cells. DST-SERB, Govt. Of India (2017-2020).

Collaborators

Dr. Biswadeep Das, KSBT
Dr. Lawrence Banks, Tumour Virology Group, ICGEB, Trieste, Italy
Dr. Rajib Swain, ILS

Lab Members

Ms. Prakriti Sen, Ph.D student
Mr. Solomon Arega, Ph.D student
Mr. Rudranil Hazra, Intern
Mr. Sayam Ghoshal, Intern
Ms. Rimjhim Mohanty, Intern

Publications:

  • Prakriti Sen, Pooja Ganguly and *Niladri Ganguly. Modulation of DNA methylation by human papillomavirus E6 and E7 oncoproteins in cervical cancer  (2018) Oncology Letters Jan;15(1):11-22
  • Niladri Ganguly. Micro RNAs in Human Papillomavirus Mediated Cervical Cancer (2016) Austin Virology and Retrovirology. 6: 1-3.
  • Pooja Ganguly and *Niladri Ganguly. Transcriptomic analyses of genes differentially expressed by high risk and low risk human papillomavirus E6 oncoproteins (2015) Virus Disease doi: 10.1007/s13337-015-0259-7, ISSN 2347-3517. *Corresponding author
  • Pooja Ganguly, Shingar Sharma, Pawan Sharma and *Niladri Ganguly. RD-1 Region of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: Protein Secretion and Virulence. (2015) Expert Rev Immunol Vaccine Informat 2(1): 78-83. ISSN 2056-7812. *Corresponding author
  • Niladri Ganguly. Human Papilloma Virus E5 protein: oncogenic role and therapeutic value (2012) Cellular Oncology (Dordr.) 35: 67-76.
  • Sandip K. Basu, Dhiraj Kumar, Niladri Ganguly, Kanury V.S. Rao and Pawan Sharma. Mycobacterium tuberculosis secreted antigen (MTSA-10) inhibits macrophage response to lipopolysaccharide by redox regulation of phosphatases (2009) Indian J Exp Biol 47: 505-519.
  • *Niladri Ganguly and Suraj P. Parihar. Human Papilloma Virus E6 and E7 oncoproteins as risk factors for tumorigenesis (2009) Journal of Biosciences 34: 113-123. *Corresponding author
  • Niladri Ganguly, Imran Siddiqui and Pawan Sharma. Role of M. tuberculosis RD-1 region-encoded secretory proteins in protective response and virulence (2008) Tuberculosis 88: 510-517.
  • Niladri Ganguly, Pham H. Giang, Chitra Gupta, Sandip K. Basu, Imran Siddiqui, Dinakar M. Salunke and Pawan Sharma. Mycobacterium tuberculosis secretory proteins CFP-10, ESAT-6 and the CFP10:ESAT6 complex inhibit Lipopolysaccharide induced NF-kB transactivation by the downregulation of reactive oxidative species (ROS) production (2008) Immunology and Cell Biology 86: 98-106.
  • Niladri Ganguly, Pham H. Giang, Sandip K. Basu, Fayaz Ahmad Mir, Imran Siddiqui and Pawan Sharma. Mycobacterium tuberculosis Early Secreted Antigenic Target (ESAT-6) Downregulates Lipopolysaccharide Induced c-myc Expression by Modulating the Extracellular Signal-Regulated Kinase1/2 Pathway (2007) BMC Immunology 8:24. doi: 10.1186/1471-2172-8-24.
  • Sandip K. Basu, Dhiraj Kumar, Dinesh K. Singh, Niladri Ganguly, Zaved Siddiqui, Kanury V.S. Rao and Pawan Sharma. Mycobacterium tuberculosis secreted antigen (MTSA-10) modulates macrophage function by redox regulation of phosphatases (2006) FEBS 273: 5517-5534.

BOOK CHAPTERS:

  • Pooja Ganguly and *Niladri Ganguly. Biology of innate immune response. (2015) Recent Trends in Immunology, (ISBN 978-0-9962745-4-8) SM Online Publishers LLC: 1-8. *Corresponding author
  • Niladri Ganguly and Pawan Sharma. Mycobacterium tuberculosis RD-1 secreted antigens as protective and risk factors for tuberculosis (2012). Understanding Tuberculosis III: Deciphering the secret life of the bacilli (ISBN 978-953-307-946-2): InTech Publishers.
  • Niladri Ganguly, Sandip K. Basu, Fayaz Ahmad Mir and Pawan Sharma. Role of 6-kDa Early Secreted Antigenic Target (ESAT-6) Protein, a Leading Tuberculosis Vaccine Candidate, in the Deactivation of Macrophages (2004) Tuberculosis: Current Research Trends, Allied Publishers: 174-188.
  • Sandip K. Basu, Niladri Ganguly, Fayaz Ahmad Mir and Pawan Sharma. A Mycobacterial Secretory Protein, MTSA-10 Modulates Phosphorylation of Several Macrophage Signaling Proteins (2004) Tuberculosis: Current Research Trends, Allied Publishers: 189-199.