Department of Bio-Technology

Dr. Shilpi Ghosh

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Members of Learned Societies: Indian Science Congress Association, Society of Plant Physiology, New Delhi

Contact Addresses:

Phone +91- 7602974964 (M)
Mailing Address Department of Bio-Technolgy, University of North Bengal, Raja Rammohanpur, P.O.- NBU, Dist- Darjeeling, West Bengal, Pin -734013, India.
e-Mail ghosshilpi@gmail.com

Subject specialization: Molecular Biology, Genomics and Proteomics

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No. of Ph.D. students:    (a) Supervised: 03      (b) Ongoing: 07 .

No. of M.Phil. students: (a) Supervised: NA       (b) Ongoing: NA .

No. of Publications:       25

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Selective List of Publications:

  1. Pal Roy M, Datta S, Ghosh S (2017) A Novel Extracellular Low-Temperature Active Phytase from Bacillus aryabhattai RS1 with Potential Application in Plant Growth Bitechnology Progress 33:633-641
  2. Ghosh S, Mukhopadhyay S, Mrinmoy Sarkar, Amitava Mandal, Vaskar Das, Anoop Kumar, Biplab Giri (2017)  Biological evaluation of a halogenated triterpenoid, 2α-bromo-betulonic acid as inhibitor of human topoisomerase IIα and HeLa cell proliferation Chemico-Biological Interaction 268:68-76
  3. Ghosh S, Bagchi and Majumder AL (2001) Chloroplast fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase from Oryza Sativa differs in salt tolerance property from the Porteresia enzyme and is protected by osmolytes . Plant Science 160: 1171-1181 (IF: 3.90)
  4. Chatterjee A, Majee M, Ghosh S, Majumder A L (2004) Sll 1722, an unassigned open reading frame of Synechocystis PCC 6803, codes for L-myo-inositol 1-phosphate synthase. Planta 218: 989-998 (IF: 3.26)
  5. Das B, Goswami L, Ray S, Ghosh S, Bhattacharya S, Das S, Majumder AL   (2006) Agrobacterium- mediated transformation of Brassica juncea with a cyanobacterial (Synechocystis PCC 6803) delta-6 desaturase gene leads to production of γ-linolenic acid. Plant Cell Tissue Organ Culture 86:219-231(IF: 2.12)
  6. Ray RS, Roy S, Ghosh S, Kumar M and Chatterjee M (2004) Suppression of cell proliferation, DNA-protein cross-links and induction of apoptosis in chemical rat mammary carcinogenesis. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1675(1-3):165-73 (IF: 4.38)
  7. Ghosh S (2010) Effect of light on appearance of glutamine synthetase in Pennisetum glaucum L. (R. Br.) Journal of Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology 19: 239-243 (IF:1.09)
  8. Mandal A, Ghosh S, Bothra AK, Nanda AK, Ghosh P (2012) Synthesis of friedelan triterpenoid analogs with DNA topoisomerase IIa inhibitory activity and their molecular docking studies. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry   54: 134-143 (IF: 3.60)
  9. Chatterjee  J, Patra B, Mukherjee R, Basak P , Mukherjee S,  Ray S, Bhatta -charyya S, Maitra S, Ghosh Dastidar  K,  Ghosh, S, Sen gupta S,. Majumder AL (2013) Cloning, characteriza tion and expression of a chloroplastic fructose-1,6-bis phosphatase from Porteresia coarctata conferring salt tolerance in transgenic tobacco. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 114:395–409 (IF:2.12)
  10. Singh KK, Ghosh S (2013) Regulation of glutamine synthetase isoforms in two differentiallydrought-tolerant rice (Oryza sativa L.) cultivars under water deficit conditions. Plant Cell Reports 32:183-193 (IF: 3.07)
  11. Majumder S, Naskar B, Ghosh S, Lee CH, Chang CH, Moulik  SP, Panda AK (2014) Synthesis and characterization of surfactant stabilized nanocolloidal dispersion of silver chloride in aqueous medium. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Engineering Aspects  443:156-163 (IF: 2.75).
  12. Saha SP, Ghosh S (2014) Optimization of xylanase production by Pennicillium citrinum xym2 using response surface method ology and application in sac charification of agro-residues. Biocatalyst and Agricultural Biotechnology 3(4): 188-196 (Elsevier)
  13. Mandal A, Das V, Ghosh P, Ghosh S (2015) Anti-diabetic effect of friedelan triterpeno ids in streptozotocin induced diabetic rat Natural Product Communications 10:1683-1686 (IF: 1.0)
  14. Palroy M, Mazumder D, Datta S, Ghosh S (2016) Cloning and expression of phytase appA gene from Shigella sp.CD2 in Pichia pastoris andcomparison of properties with recombinant enzyme expressed in E.coli . Plos one e0145745 (IF: 3.26)
  15. Mandal A, Ghosh A, Ghosh S, Shil S, Bothra AK, Ghosh P (2016) 3-epihydroxylup-20 (29)-en-19(28)-olide: Partial synthesis, antitopoisomerase activity and 3D-molecular docking. Medicinal Chemistry Research (Accepted) DOI:10.1007/s00044-016-1551-9 (IF:1.4)
  16. Majumder AL, Hait NC,  Deb I, Majee M, Chatterjee A, Ghosh Dastidar K, Ghosh S, Pattanaik SK (2003) In: Molecular Insight in Plant Biology Editors : Nath P, Mattu AK, Ranade SA, Weil JH. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd; New Delhi, India. ISBN:1578081874 / 1-57808-187-4