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Dr. Debprasad Chattopadhyay

Designation: Scientist G

Qualification: Ph.D., Jadavpur University

Contact:  debprasadc@gmail.com
Current Research Interest:

Molecular and Validational aspects of Herbal and Traditional Medicine.

List of Publications :

Publications: 103 (Research Papers: National8, International 76; Review & Chapter 14; Book 5). RG Score: 34.05; h-Index: 24; i10-Index: 42; Impacts: 217.17; Citations: 1959

[First/Corresponding Author in Indexed Journals: 57; Co-Author in Indexed Journals: 25
Books, Chapter and Non-Indexed Journals: 21]

  1. Dwivedi VP, Bhattacharya D, Yadav V, Singh DK, Kumar S, Singh M, Ojha D, Ranganathan A, Kaer LV, Chattopadhyay D, Das G (2017). The phytochemical bergenin enhances T helper 1 responses and anti-Mycobacterial immunity by activating the MAP kinase pathway in macrophages. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology. 7: 149. doi:10.3389/fcimb.2017.00149. Impact Factor: 5.218.
  2. Patra C, Sen C, Das Mahapatra A, Chattopadhyay D, Mahapatra A, Sinha C (2017). Pyridylthioether-hydroxycoumarin Schiff base as selective Zn2+ fluorescence sensor, application in life cell imaging and uses of resulting complex as secondary probe for ATP sensing. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry (In Press).
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2017.03.020 . Impact Factor: 2.477.
  3. Bhowmik A, Ojha D, Das Rashmi, Chandra Nidhi S, Chakraborty S, Chakraborty A, Chatterjee T, Chattopadhyay D (2017). Inositol Hexa-phosphoric acid (Phytic acid), a Nutraceutical, attenuates Iron-induced Oxidative Stress and Alleviates Liver Injury in Iron Overloaded Mice. Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy 87: 443-450. Impact Factor: 2.236.
  4. Chakravarty H, Ojha D, Konreddy AK, Bal C, Sharon A, Chattopadhyay D (2016). Synthesis of multiring-fused Imidazo [1,2-a] isoquinoline-based fluorescent scaffold as anti-HSV agent. Antiviral Chemistry and Chemotherapy 24(5-6): 127-135. Impact Factor: 2.89.
  5. Goswami D, Mukherjee PK, Kar A, Ojha D, Roy S, Chattopadhyay D (2016). Screening of Ethnomedicinal plants of diverse culture for Antiviral potentials. Indian J Traditional Knowledge 15(3): 474-481. Impact Factor: 0.371: Citation: 01
  6. Sinha C, Patra C, Bhanja A, Ojha D, Mahapatra A, Chattopadhyay D (2016). Imine functionalized thioether Zn (II) turn-on fluorescent sensor and selective sequential logic operations with H2PO4-, DFT computation and live cell imaging. Royal Society of Chemistry Advances 6(58): 53378-53388. Impact Factor: 3.80. Citation: 02
  7. Patra C, Bhanja AK, Sen C, Ojha D, Mahapatra A, Chattopadhyay D, Sinha C (2016). Vanillinyl thioether Schiff base as a turn-on fluorescence sensor to Zn2+ ion with living cell imaging. Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical 228: 287-294. Impact Factor: 4.758 Citation:9
  8. Ojha D, Das R, Sobia P, Dwivedi V, Ghosh S, Samanta A, Chattopadhyay D (2015). Pedilanthus tithymaloides inhibits HSV infection through the modulation of NF-kB signalling pathway. PLoS One 10(9): e0139338. Impact Factor: 4.411; Citation: 02
  9. Sinha C, Mondal S, Ojha D, Mondal TK, Chattopadhyay D, Bhanja AK (2015). Fluorescence sensing and intracellular imaging of Al3+ ions by using naphthyl appended sulfonamide chemosensor: structure, computation and biological studies. Royal Society of Chemistry Advance 5: 73626-73638. Impact Factor: 3.80; Citation: 06.
  10. Mandal A, Ojha D, Lalee A, Kaity S, Das M, Chattopadhyay D, Samanta A (2015). Bioassay directed isolation of a novel anti-inflammatory cerebroside from the leaves of Aerva sanguinolenta. Medicinal Chemistry Research 24(5): 1952-1963.Impact Factor: 1.612; Citation: 04.
  11. Chandra NS, Chattopadhyay D, Chatterjee S, Agarwal V, Roy S (2015). Phylogenetic analysis of hepatitis E virus sequences in Eastern India: genetic diversity, subtypes with varying degree of liver failure. Journal of Viral Hepatitis 22: 116-117. Impact Factor: 4.179; Citation: 05
  12. Nag S, Sarkar S, Chattopadhyay D, Bhattacharya S, Biswas R, Sengupta M (2015). Seroprevalence of Herpes Simplex Virus infection in HIV co-infected individual in Eastern India with Risk Factor Analysis. Advances in Virology 2015, Article ID 537939, 7 pages.
  13. Ojha D, Das A, Banerjee A, Das R, Chandra NS, Chattopadhyay D (2015). Antiviral Drug Discovery through Ethnomedicine: An Update. The Botanica 64-65: 127-142. Citation:04
  14. Bhanja AK, Patra C, Mondal S, Ojha D, Chattopadhyay D, Sinha C (2015). An efficient Vanillinyl Schiff base as a turn on fluorescent probe for Zinc (II) and Cell imaging. Royal Society of Chemistry Advances 5(61): 48997-49005. Impact Factor: 3.80; Citation: 07.
  15. Chandra NS, Agrawal V, Chattopadhyay D (2014). Molecular comparison of HEV isolates from Sewage and Humans at Western India. World Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology, International Science Index, Medical and Health Sciences 2(8): 436. Impact Factor: 1.07; Citation: 5
  16. Chattopadhyay D (2014). Scientific validation of antiviral potential of a tribal folklore: A drug development initiative. J Antivirals and Antiretrovirals 6(2): 2-3. Impact Factor: 2.22; Citation: 07
  17. Karampuri S, Ojha D, Bag P, Chakravarty H, Bal C, Sharon A, Chattopadhyay D (2014). Anti-HSV activity and mode of action study of α-pyrone carboxamide. Royal Society of Chemistry Advances 4(33): 17354-17363. Impact Factor: 3.80; Citation: 13.
  18. Mandal A, Ojha D, Lalee A, Kaity S, Das M, Samanta A, Chattopadhyay D (2014). Bioassay directed isolation of a novel anti-inflammatory cerebroside from the leaves of Aerva sanguinolenta. Medicinal Chemistry Research 24(5): 1952-1963. Impact Factor: 1.62; Citation: 04.
  19. Ojha D, Mukherjee H, Jena A, Mondal S, Dwivedi VP, Mondal KC, Samanta A, Chattopadhyay D (2014). In vivo and in vitro anti-inflammatory activity of Odina wodier Roxb, an Indian folk medicine, through inhibition of toll-like receptor 4 signalling pathway. PLoS One 9(8): e104939.Impact Factor: 4.411; Citation: 07.
  20. Manna K, Khan A, Das DK, Kesh SB, Das U, Ghosh S, Sharma Dey R, Das Saha K, Chakraborty A, Dey S, Chattopadhyay D (2014). Protective effect of Coconut water concentrate and its active component shikimic acid against hydroperoxide mediated oxidative stress through suppression of NFkB and activation of Nrf2 pathway. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155(1):132-146.Impact Factor: 3.055; Citation: 18.
  21. Chandra NS, Ojha D, Chatterjee S, Chattopadhyay D (2014). Prevalence of Hepatitis E Virus Infection in West Bengal, Eastern India: A Hospital Based Study. J Medical Microbiology 63: 975-980. Impact Factor: 2.24; Citation: 13.
  22. Banerjee M, Kumar S, Ghosh S, Paira R, Mondal S, Karmakar S, Chattopadhyay D, Bhadra RK, Mondal NB (2014). Amberlite IRA 402(OH)-mediated synthesis and evaluation of fused tricyclic quinolinium salts as potent non-detergent type microbicidal spermicides. Medicinal Chemistry Research 23(3): 1488-1500. Impact Factor: 1.612; Citation: 12.
  23. Eddouks M, Chattopadhyay D, Feo VD, Cho WC (2014). Editorial: Medicinal Plants in the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Diseases 2013. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2014, Article ID 180981, 3 pages. Impact Factor: 2.964; Citation: 04.
  24. Bhowmik A, Chattopadhyay D, Chakravarty S, Chatterjee TK (2014). Iron-chelating property of Phytic acid in Thalassemia: An in vitro study. British Biotechnology Journal 4(8): 858-864. Impact Factor: Citation: 02
  25. Bag P, Ojha D, Mukherjee H, Halder UC, Mondal S, Biswas A, Sharon A, Luc Van K, Chakraborty S, Das G, Mitra D, Chattopadhyay D (2014). A Dihydro-pyrido-indole potently inhibits HSV-1 infection by interfering with the viral immediate early transcriptional events. Antiviral Research 105:126-134. Impact Factor: 4.909; Citation: 16
  26. Bag P, Ojha D, Mukherjee H, Halder UC, Mondal S, Nandi S, Sharon A, Chakrabarti S, Chattopadhyay D (2013). An indole alkaloid from a Tribal folklore inhibits immediate early event in HSV-2 infected cells with therapeutic efficacy in vaginally infected mice. PLoS One 8(10): e77937. Impact Factor: 4.411; Citation: 10
  27. Ojha D, Mukherjee H, Ghosh S, Bag P, Mondal S, Chandra N, Mondal K, Chakrabarti S, Samanta A, Chattopadhyay D (2013). Evaluation of Anti-infective potential of a Tribal folklore Odina wodier Roxb against some selected microbes and Herpes Simplex Virus associated with skin infection. J Applied Microbiology 115: 1317-1328. Impact Factor: 2.386; Citation: 13
  28. Eddouks M, Chattopadhyay D, De Feo V, Cho WC (Editors, 2013). Medicinal Plants in the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Diseases. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013. Doi:10.1155/2012/458274. Impact Factor: 2.964: Citation:10
  29. Ghosh S, Chattopadhyay D, Mandal A, Kaity S, Samanta A (2013). Bioactivity guided isolation of anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic constituents from the leaves of Pedilanthus tithymaloides (L.) Journal of Medicinal Chemistry Research 22: 4347-4359. Impact Factor: 1.612; Citation:16
  30. Balaraju T, Kumar A, Bal C, Chattopadhyay D, Jena N, Bal NC, Sharon A (2013). Aromatic interaction profile to understand the molecular basis of raltegravir resistance. Structural Chemistry 24(5):1499-1512. Impact Factor: 1.90; Citation: 08
  31. Bharitkar YP, Bathini S, Ojha D, Ghosh S, Mukherjee H, Kuotsu K, Chattopadhyay D, Mondal NB (2013). Antibacterial and antiviral evaluation of Sulfonoquinovosyl-diacylglyceride (SQDG): A glycolipid isolated from Azadirachta indica leaves. Letter Applied Microbiology 58(2): 184-189. Impact Factor: 1.749; Citation: 12
  32. Mukherjee H, Ojha D, Bharitkar YP, Ghosh S, Mondal S, Kaity S, Dutta S, Samanta A, Chatterjee TK, Chakrabarti S, Mondal NB, Chattopadhyay D (2013). Evaluation of the wound healing activity of Shorea robusta, an Indian Ethnomedicine, and its isolated constituent(s) in topical formulation. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 149(1): 335-343. Impact Factor: 3.055; Citation: 16
  33. Das S, Mukherjee H, Milan Ahmed SK, Haldar PK, Mandal AB, Mahapatra A, Mukherjee PK, Chakraborty S, Chattopadhyay D (2012). Evaluation of an Ethnomedicinal formulation containing Semecarpus kurzii Engler and Hernandia peltata Meisn of Bay Islands used for the management of Inflammation. Pharmaceutical Biology 51(6): 677-685. Impact Factor: 1.546; Citation: 13
  34. Mukherjee H, Ojha D, Bag P, Chandel HS, Chawla Sarkar M, Chatterjee TH, Chakraborti S, Chattopadhyay D (2012). Antiherpes activities of a Triterpene acid of Achyranthes aspera: An Indian Ethnomedicine. Microbiology Research 168: 238-244. Impact Factor: 2.561; Citation: 18
  35. Karampuri S, Bag P, Chouhan DK, Yashmin S, Bal C, Mitra D, Sharon A, Chattopadhyay D (2012). Structure based molecular design, synthesis and biological evaluation of α-pyrone analogs as anti-HSV agent. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 22(19): 6261-6266. Impact Factor: 2.42; Citation:10
  36. Ghosh S, Samanta A, Mandal NB, Banerjee S, Chattopadhyay D (2012). Evaluation of wound healing activity of methanolic extract of Pedilanthus tithymaloides (L.) Poit leaf and its isolated active constituents in topical formulation. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 142(3): 714-722. Impact Factor: 3.055; Citation: 26
  37. Eddouks M, Chattopadhyay D, De Feo V, and Cho WC (2012). Medicinal Plants in the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Diseases, Editorial. Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine 2012, Article ID 458274, 2 pages. Impact Factor: 2.964; Citation:07
  38. Dwivedi VP, Bhattacharya D, Chatterjee S, Chattopadhyay D, Van Kaer L, Bishai WR, Das G (2012). Mycobacterium tuberculosis directs T helper 2 cell differentiations by inducing interleukin-1β production in dendritic cells. Journal of Biological Chemistry 287(40): 33656-33663. Impact Factor: 4.573; Citation: 24
  39. Eddouks M, Chattopadhyay D, Zeggwagh NA (2012). Animal models as tools to investigate Antidiabetic and Antiinflammatory Plants. Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine 2012, Article ID 142087, 14pages. Impact Factor: 2.964; Citation: 59
  40. Chatterjee N, Das S, Bose D, Das S, Chattopadhyay D,Das Saha K (2012). Exploring the antiinflammatory potential of 2-phenylquinazoline analog by blocking proinflammatory cytokines. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 264(2): 182-192. Impact Factor: 3.975; Citation: 13
  41. Chattopadhyay D, Mukherjee H, Bag P, Ojha D, Konreddy AK, Dutta S, Haldar P, Chatterjee T, Sharon A, Chakraborti S (2012). Inhibition of NO2, PGE2, TNF-α and iNOS expression by Shorea robusta L: An Ethnomedicine used for Antiinflammatory and Analgesic activity. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012, ID: 254849, 14 pages. Impact Factor: 2.964; Citation: 16
  42. Bag P, Chattopadhyay D, Mukherjee H, Ojha D, Mandal N, Chawla Sarkar M, Chatterjee T, Das G and Chakraborti S (2012). Anti-herpes virus activities of bioactive fraction and isolated pure constituent of Mallotus peltatus: An Ethnomedicine from Andaman Islands. Virology Journal 9: 98-105. Impact Factor: 2.362; Citation: 22
  43. Samanta A, Chattopadhyay D, Sinha C, Jana AD, Ghosh S, Mandal A, Banerjee A, Hendricks O, Christensen JB, Kristiansen JE (2012). Evaluation of in vivo and in vitro Antimicrobial Activities of a Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Sertraline Hydrochloride. Anti-Infective Agents 10(2): 95-104. Impact Factor: 1.119; Citation: 13
  44. Chatterjee S, Dwivedi VP, Singh Y, Siddiqui I, Sharma P, Kaer LV, Chattopadhyay D, Das G (2011). Early Secreted Antigen ESAT-6 of Mycobacterium tuberculosis promotes Protective T Helper 17 Cell Responses in a Toll-Like Receptor-2-dependent Manner. PLoS Pathogen 7(11): e1002378. Impact Factor: 9.127; Citation: 83
  45. Arunachalam G, Bag P, Chattopadhyay D (2009). Phytochemical and Phytotherapeutic Evaluation of Mallotus peltatus (Geist.) Muell. Arg and Alstonia macrophylla Wall ex A. DC: Two Ethnomedicine of Andaman Islands, India. J Pharmacognosy & Phytotherapy 1(1): 01-13. Impact Factor: 0.225; Citation: 10
  46. Chattopadhyay D, Mukherjee H, Bag P, Ghosh S, Samanta A, Chakrabarti S (2009). Ethnomedicines in Antiviral Drug Discovery. International J Biomedical Pharmaceutical Sciences 3(1): 1-25. Impact Factor: 0.49; Citation: 5
  47. Chattopadhyay D (Editor, 2009) Ethnomedicinal Phytophores in Disease Management. Internat J Biomedical Pharmaceutical Sci 3(Spl 1):1-125. ISBN 9784-903313-35-1. C:04
  48. Chattopadhyay D, Chawla Sarkar M, Chatterjee T, Dey R, Bag P, Chakrabarty S, Khan MTH (2009). Recent advancements for the evaluation of Antiviral activities of natural products. New Biotechnology 25(5): 347-368. Impact Factor: 3.199; Citation: 51
  49. Chattopadhyay D, Khan MTH (2008). Ethnomedicines and Ethnomedicinal Phytophores against Herpesviruses. Chapter 17, Biotechnology Annual Review 14: 297-348. Citation: 31
  50. Chattopadhyay D, Naik TN (2007). Antivirals of Ethnomedicinal origin: Structure activity relationship and scope. Mini Review in Medicinal Chemistry 7(3): 275-301. Impact Factor: 3.186; Citation: 61
  51. Chattopadhyay D, Das S, Arunachalam G, Mandal AB, Bhattacharya SK (2007). Evaluation of analgesic and anti-inflammatory activity of Ophiorrhiza nicobarica, an Ethnomedicine from Nicobar Islands, India. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine 7(4): 395-408. Impact Factor: Citation: 12
  52. Chattopadhyay D, Arunachalam G, Mandal AB, Bhattacharya SK (2006). Dose Dependent Therapeutic Antiinfectives from Ethnomedicines of Bay Islands. Chemotherapy 52(3): 151-157. Impact Factor: 1.288; Citation: 27
  53. Chattopadhyay D (2006). Role and Scope of Ethnomedicinal plants in the development of Antivirals. Pharmacology Online 3: 64-72. Impact Factor: 1.37: Citation: 14
  54. Chattopadhyay D, Dungdung SR, Das K, Saha S, Mandal AB, Majumder GC (2005). Sperm motility inhibiting activity of a phytosterol from Alstonia macrophylla Wall ex A. DC. Leaf extract: a Tribal Medicine. Indian J Experimental Biology 43 (Nov): 1104-1109. Impact Factor: 1.165; Citation: 17
  55. Chattopadhyay D, Arunachalam G, Mandal SC, Ghosh L, Rajendran K, Mandal AB, Bhattacharya SK (2005). Antipyretic activity of leaf extract of Alstonia macrophylla Wall ex A. DC: An Ethnomedicine of Andaman Islands. J Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences 8(3): 558-564.Impact Factor: 2.33; Citation: 88
  56. Chattopadhyay D, Dungdung SR, Majumder GC, Bhattacharya SK, Mandal AB (2005). A potent sperm motility inhibiting bioflavonoids from an Ethnomedicine of Onge, Alstonia macrophylla Wall ex A. DC. Leaf extract. Contraception 71(5): 372-378. Impact Factor: 3.09; Citation: 30
  57. Chattopadhyay D, Arunachalam G, Sur TK, Bhattacharya SK, Mandal AB (2005). Analgesic and Antiinflammatory Activity of Alstonia macrophylla and Mallotus peltatus leaf extracts: Two popular Ethnomedicines of Onge, A Nigrito Tribe of Little Andaman. Oriental Pharmacy & Experimental Medicine 5(2): 124-136. ISSN: 1598-2386. Impact Factor: 0.73 Citation: 06
  58. Chatterjee S, Chattopadhyay D, Bhattacharya MK, Mukherjee B (2004). Serosurveillance of Japanese encephalitis in children in several Districts of West Bengal. Acta Paediatrica 93(3): 390-394. Impact Factor: 2.073; Citation: 23
  59. Chattopadhyay D, Arunachalam G, Bhadra R, Ghosh L, Mandal AB (2004). CNS activity of the leaf extracts of Alstonia macrophylla Wall ex A. DC: An Ethnomedicine of Bay Islands. Fitoterapia 75(7-8): 673-682. Impact Factor: 2.408; Citation: 09
  60. Chattopadhyay D (2003). Advances in Phytomedicine: Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery. Drug Discovery Today 8(10): 535. Impact Factor: 6.618; Citation: 07
  61. Chattopadhyay D, Arunachalam G, Mandal AB, Bhadra R, Mandal SC (2003). CNS activity of Mallotus peltatus Muell Arg. Leaf extracts: An Ethnomedicine of Bay Islands. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 85(1): 99-105. Impact Factor: 3.055: Citation: 42
  62. Chattopadhyay D, Arunachalam G, Mandal AB, Mandal SC (2002). Evaluation of antipyretic activity of leaf extracts of Mallotus peltatus (Geist) Muell. Arg: a folklore medicine. Phytomedicine 9(8): 727-730.Impact Factor: 3.126; Citation: 16
  63. Sur TK, Pandit S, Bhattacharya DK, Ashok Kr. CK, Mohanlakshmi S, Chattopadhyay D, Mandal SC (2002). Studies on anti-inflammatory activity of Betula alnoides bark. Phytotherapy Research 16(7): 669-671. Impact Factor: 2.694: Citation: 31
  64. Arunachalam G, Chattopadhyay D, Chatterjee S, Mandal AB, Sur TK, Mandal SC (2002). Evaluation of anti-inflammatory activity of Alstonia macrophylla Wall ex A. DC. Leaf extract. Phytomedicine 9(7): 632-635. Impact Factor: 3.126; Citation: 83
  65. Chattopadhyay D, Arunachalam G, Mandal AB, Sur Tapas K, Mandal SC, Bhattacharya SK (2002). Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory activity of Mallotus peltatus leaf extract. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 82(2-3): 229-237. Impact Factor: 3.055; Citation: 182
  66. Chattopadhyay D, Maiti K, Kundu AP, Chakrabarty MS, Bhadra R, Mandal SC, Mandal AB (2001). Antimicrobial activity of Alstonia macrophylla: folklore of Bay Islands. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 77: 49-55. Impact Factor: 3.055; Citation: 98
  67. Chattopadhyay D, Sinha BK and Vail LK (2000). Antibacterial activity of Syzygium species. Fitoterapia 119(4): 365-367. Impact Factor: 2.408; Citation: 66
  68. Mandal AB, Chattopadhyay D, Coomar T (2000). Endemic, threatened and rare flowering plants of Bay Islands. Indian Forester 126(4): 389-395. Impact Factor: 0.666; Citation: 06
  69. Minassian MA, Chattopadhyay D, Lewis DA, Bovill B, Duckworth GJ, Williams JD (1999). A Comparison between single-dose Fosfomycin trometamol and trimethoprim in lower urinary tract infection-II. Journal of Urology 161(4):1416-1417. Impact Factor: 4.70; Citation: 15
  70. Chattopadhyay D, Saha GC, Chakraborty MS (1999). Viruses, the acellular parasites of cellular hosts: Biology and Pathology with special reference to HIV. Indian J Sex Transmitted Dis & AIDS 20: 54-60. Impact Factor: 0.432; Citation: 08
  71. Minassian MA, Lewis DA, Chattopadhyay D, Bovill B, Duckworth GJ, Williams JD (1998). A comparison between single-dose Fosfomycin trometamol (MonrillR) and a 5-day course of trimethoprim in the treatment of uncomplicated lower urinary tract infection in women. International J Antimicrobial Agents 10(1): 39-47. Impact Factor: 4.097; Citation: 101
  72. Chattopadhyay D, Mukherjee T, Pal P, Saha B, Bhadra R (1998). Altered membrane permeability as the basis of bactericidal action of methdilazine. J Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 42: 83-85. Impact Factor: 5.313; Citation: 43
  73. Dastidar SG, Chattopadhyay D, Chakrabarty P, Roy S, Chakrabarty AN (1991). Assessment of antibacterial activity spectra of chlorpromazine and some related phenothiazines. In: Thiazines and Related Compounds (Proceedings), GM Echert (Ed), Krieger publishing Company, Los Angeles, USA, pp. 203-212. Citation: 07
  74. Chakrabarty AN, Sen T, Banerjee S, Chattopadhyay D, Dastidar SG (1991). Effects of structural modifications on antimicrobial actions of promethazine, methdilazine and related phenothiazines. In: Thiazines and Related Compounds (Proceedings), GM Echert (Ed), Krieger Publishing Co, USA, 219-233. Citation: 05
  75. Chakrabarty AN, Dastidar SG, Ganguly M, Chattopadhyay D (1990). DNA as contaminants in antibiotics and its capacity to transform bacteria to drug resistance. Indian J Experimental Biology 28: 58-62. Impact Factor: 1.165; Citation: 27
  76. Roy S, Chattopadhyay D, Dastidar SG, Chakrabarty AN (1990). Studies on synergism between penicillin and bromodiphenhydramine hydrochloride. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology 28: 253-258. Impact Factor: 1.165
  77. Chattopadhyay D, Dastidar SG, Chakrabarty AN (1990). Methdilazine as antibacterial agent. Pharma Project, CAS No. 1982-37-2 Product Profile, England.
  78. Chattopadhyay D, Dastidar SG, Chakrabarty AN (1989). Antibacterial property of a phenothiazine and its synergism with aminoglycoside antibiotics. J Chemotherapy Infectious Diseases & Malignancy Suppl 1: 154-157. Impact Factor: 1.69: Citation: 5
  79. Dastidar SG, Das S, Chattopadhyay D, Mookerjee M, Ray S, Chakrabarty AN (1988). Antibacterial activity of local anesthetics procaine and lignocaine. Indian Journal of Medical Research 87: 506-508. Impact Factor: 2.061; Citation: 24
  80. Chattopadhyay D, Dastidar SG, Chakrabarty AN (1988). Antibacterial property of methdilazine and its synergism with antibiotics and some chemotherapeutic agents. Arzneimittel Forschung 38(II): 869-872. Impact Factor: 0.79; Citation: 73
  81. Chattopadhyay D, Dastidar SG, Chakrabarty AN (1987). Determination of in vitro antibacterial activity of methdilazine hydrochloride. Indian J Medical Microbiology 5: 171-177. Impact Factor: 0.988; Citation: 07
  82. Maiti AP, Pal SC, Chattopadhyay D, De S, Nandy A (1985). Comparison of minimum inhibitory concentration of water soluble extracts of Eugenia jambolanaLam. (Myrtaceae) barks of different ages on dysentery and diarrhoea forming microorganisms. Ancient Sci of Life 5(2): 113-115. Impact Factor: 0.57; Citation: 12

Papers in Books, Proceedings & publications in non-indexed journals: 21

  1. Chattopadhyay D, Ojha D, Mondal S, Goswami D (2015). Validation of Antiviral Potential of Herbal Ethnomedicine, Chapter 8. In: Evidence-Based Validation of Herbal Medicine, Mukherjee PK (Ed). Elsevier Science, USA, 24 pages. Citation: 06
  2. Chattopadhyay D (2014). Antibiotic Resistance: A Global Threat. In: Souvenir, Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Bengal Branch, Kolkata, 73-80.
  3. Chattopadhyay D, Eddouks M (Editors). Phytotherapy in Diabetes and Hypertension. Bentham Science Publication, USA. Pp. 1-242. ISBN: 978-1-60805-567-8. Citation: 04
  4. Chattopadhyay D, Mukherjee H, Bag P, Saha C, Chatterjee T (2012). Diabetes and Hypertension: A cause and effect Synergy? In: Phytotherapy in Diabetes and Hypertension, Chapter 2, pp. 60-96. Bentham Science Publication, USA. Citation: 07
  5. Chattopadhyay D, Eddouks M (2012). Cellular nutrition and Nutritional Medicine in Diabetes and Related Complications: An Overview. In: Phytotherapy in Diabetes and Hypertension, Chapter 1, pp. 03-59. Bentham Science Publication, USA. Citation: 08
  6. Chattopadhyay D (Editor, 2010). Ethnomedicine: A Source of Complementary Therapeutics. A Review. Research Signpost Publication Trivandrum, India. ISBN: 978-81-308-0390-6. Citation: 180
  7. Chattopadhyay D, Das S, Chakraborty S, Bhattacharya SK (2010). Ethnomedicines in the development of anti-Herpesvirus Agents. Chapter 4, pp. 117-147. In: Ethnomedicines as a source of Complementary Therapeutics. Ed: Chattopadhyay D, Research Signpost, Trivandrum, India. ISBN: 978-81-308-0390-6. Citation: 04
  8. Chattopadhyay D, Bag P, Bhattacharya SK (2010). Diseases that need new drugs: Need of the Hour. In: Ethnomedicine: A Source of Complementary Therapeutics, pp 1-28. D Chattopadhyay (Ed.), Research Signpost, Trivandrum-6950232010: ISBN: 978-81-308-0390-6. Citation: 14
  9. Chattopadhyay D, Das S, Chakrabarty S, Bhattacharya SK (2009). Herbal Medicinal Products against Herpesvirus diseases, Section 2, Chapter 26, pp. 295-313. In: Evaluation of Herbal Medicinal Products: Perspectives of Quality, Safety and Efficacy. Mukherjee PK, Houghton PJ (Ed), Pharmaceutical Press, Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, London, UK. ISBN: 0853697515.Citation:12
  10. Chattopadhyay D, Das S, Patra A, Bhattacharya SK (2008). Non-Antibiotics, an alternative for microbial resistance: Scope and Hope. In: New Strategies Combating Bacterial Infection. pp. 89-125. Iqbal Ahmad (Ed). Wiley-VCH, Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-527-32206-0. Citation: 16
  11. Chattopadhyay D, Bhattacharya SK (2008). Ethnopharmacology: A new search Engine for the development of Antivirals from naturaceuticals. In: Handbook of Ethnopharmacology (Eddouks M, ed.), Chapter 5, pp. 129-197. ISBN: 978-81-308-0213-8, Research Signpost Publication. Citation: 05
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Research Group:
1.Priyanka Bhowmik -NPDF
2. Apurba Das M.Sc. (Biotechnology) - DBT-JRF
3. Anwesha Banerjee M.Sc.(Biotechnology) - DBT- JRF
4.Ananya Das Mahapatra M. Sc. (Biochemistry) DST Inspire