Dr. Dulal Panda
Phone: +(91-22) 2576 7838
Fax: +(91-22) 2572 3480
E-mail: panda [at] iitb.ac.in
Location: Room No. 401, BSBE Building
Eukaryotic and prokaryotic cell division, microtubule dynamics, mitosis, cancer chemotherapy, FtsZ assembly dynamics, and FtsZ targeted antibacterial drugs and biomolecular spectroscopy
- Ph. D. (1994), Bose Institute, Kolkata (Biochemistry)
- June 2011 – to date: Chair Professor, Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering, IIT Bombay
- 2008 March to 2011 May: Head, Biosciences and Bioengineering, IIT Bombay
- 2007- till date: Professor, Department of Bioscience and Bioengineering, IIT Bombay
- 2003 : Associate Professor, School of Bioscience and Bioengineering, IIT Bombay
- 2000 – 2003: Assistant Professor, School of Bioscience and Bioengineering, IIT Bombay
- 1998 – 2000: Assistant Research Biologist, Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA.
Teaching Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Biophysics Laboratory Academy Fellowships: Awards Associate Editor BMC Cell Biology, Editorial advisory board of Biochemical Journal
Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Biophysics Laboratory
Associate Editor BMC Cell Biology, Editorial advisory board of Biochemical Journal
- Ray S, Kumar A and Panda, D. (2013) GTP Regulates the Interaction between MciZ and FtsZ: A Possible Role of MciZ in Bacterial Cell Division, Biochemistry 52, 392-401.
- Asthana J, Kuchibhatla A, Jana SC, Ray K, Panda D. (2012) Dynein Light Chain 1 (LC8) association enhances microtubule stability and promotes microtubule bundling. J. Biol. Chem. 287, 40793-40805.
- Singh P, Jindal B, Surolia A, Panda D. (2012) A Rhodanine Derivative CCR-11 Inhibits Bacterial Proliferation by Inhibiting the Assembly and GTPase Activity of FtsZ. Biochemistry. 51, 5434-42.
- Kapoor S, Panda D. (2012) Kinetic stabilization of microtubule dynamics by indanocine perturbs EB1 localization, induces defects in cell polarity and inhibits migration of MDA-MB-231 cells. Biochemical Pharmacology 83:1495-1506.
- Rai A, Surolia A, Panda D. (2012) An Antitubulin Agent BCFMT Inhibits Proliferation of Cancer Cells and Induces Cell Death by Inhibiting Microtubule Dynamics. PLoS One. 7:e44311
Patents filed: Five