B.Sc.: : Physics (Hons)

M.Sc. : BioPhysics

PhD: Biophysics & Molecular Biology / University of Calcutta / Indian Institute of Chemical Biology

Postdoctoral : Molecular Genetics & Cell Biology / University of Chicago



Dr. Dibyendu Bhattacharyya
Tata Memorial Centre, ACTREC
Sector 22, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai- 410210  MH INDIA

Tel: (Office): +91 22 2740 5025 (Lab): +91 22 2740 5000/ Ext 5337

Email: dbhattacharyya@actrec.gov.in

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  • Iyer, P, Bhave M, Jain B, Roychoudhury SR, and Bhattacharyya D. Vps74p control Golgi size in Arf1 dependent manner. FEBS Lett. 2018.127 doi 10.1002/1873-3468.13266 FEBS Letters. 2018 127 doi 10.1002/1873-3468.13266
  • Varshney N, Som S, Chatterjee S, Sridhar S, Bhattacharyya D, Paul R, Sanyal K. Spatio-temporal regulation of nuclear division by Aurora B kinase Ipl1 in Cryptococcus neoformans. PLoS Genet. 2019 Feb 14;15(2):e1007959. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1007959. eCollection 2019 Feb
  • Jain BK, Thapa PS, Varma A, and Bhattacharyya D. Identification and characterization of GRIP domain Golgin PpImh1 from Pichia pastoris. Yeast. 2018;35:499-506
  • Ganguly, A., Bhattacharjee, C., Bhave, M., Kailaje, V., Jain, B. K., Sengupta, I., et al. and Bhattacharyya D. Perturbation of nucleo-cytoplasmic transport affects size of nucleus and nucleolus in human cells. FEBS Letters. 2016 Vol 590:631-643.
  • Bhattacharjya S, Roy KS, Ganguly A, Sarkar S, Panda CK, Bhattacharyya D, Bhattacharyya NP, Roychoudhury S.Inhibition of nucleoporin member Nup214 expression by miR-133b perturbs mitotic timing and leads to cell death. Mol Cancer. 2015 Feb 15;14(1):42.
  • Nath S, Chowdhury A, Dey S, Roychoudhury A, Ganguly A, Bhattacharyya D, Roychoudhury S. Deregulation of Rb-E2F1 axis causes chromosomal instability by engaging the transactivation function of Cdc20-APC/C complex.Mol Cell Biol. 2015 Jan;35(2):356-69.
  • Sutradhar S, Yadav V, Sridhar S, Sreekumar L, Bhattacharyya D, Ghosh SK, Paul R, Sanyal K. A comprehensive model to predict mitotic division in budding yeasts.Mol Biol Cell. 2015 Aug 26. pii: mbc.E15-04-0236.
  • Bhave, M, Iyer P, Pandya K, Jain BK, Ganguly A, Sharma C, Pawar K, Austin J 2nd, Day KJ, Rossanese OW, Glick BS and Bhattacharyya D, Ghosh SK, Paul R, Sanyal K. Golgi enlargement in Arf-depleted yeast cells is due to altered dynamics of cisternal maturation.J Cell Sci 2014 Jan 1;127(Pt 1):250-7.
  • Both charged linker region and ATPase domain of Hsp90 are essential for Rad51 dependent DNA repair. Suhane T, Laskar S, Advani S, Roy N, Varunan S, Bhattacharyya D, Bhattacharyya S, Bhattacharyya MK. Eukaryot Cell. 2014 Nov 7. pii: EC.00159-14. [Epub ahead of print]
  • MD Bhave, B Jain, P Iyer, D Bhattacharyya, Molecular supervisors of Golgi size control. Mol Biol Cell. 25 2014
  • Montegna EM, Bhave M, Yang L, Bhattacharyya D*, and. Glick BS*. Sec12 Binds to Sec16 at Transitional ER Sites. (*Co-corresponding author) PLoS ONE (7(2):e31156.Feb 8.) 2012.
  • Levi SK, Bhattacharyya D., Strack RL, Austin JR 2nd, Glick BS The yeast GRASP Grh1 colocalizes with COPII and is dispensable for organizing the secretory pathway. Traffic. 2010 Sep;11(9):1168-79.
  • Bhattacharyya D., Hammond AT, Glick BS. High quality immunofluorescence of cultured cells. A. Economou (ed.), Protein Secretion, Methods in Molecular Biology; Vol. 619, Chapter 24. 2010(in press)
  • Strack RL, Hein B, Bhattacharyya D, Hell SW, Keenan RJ, Glick BS. A rapidly maturing far-red derivative of DsRed-Express2 for whole-cell labeling. Biochemistry. 2009 Sep 8;48(35):8279-81.
  • Strack RL, Bhattacharyya D, Glick BS, and Keenan RJ. Noncytotoxic Orange and Red/Green Derivatives of DsRed-Express2 for Whole-Cell Labeling. BMC Biotechnology. 2009 Apr 3;9:32
  • Strack RL, Stongin D, Bhattacharyya D, Berman A, Wen Tao, Broxmeyer, Keenan RJ & Glick BS. A nontoxic DSRed variant for whole cell labeling. Nature Methods. 2008. 5(11):955-7.
  • Bhattacharyya D., Glick BS. Two mammalian Sec16 homologues have nonredundant functions in endoplasmic reticulum (ER) export and transitional ER organization. Mol Biol Cell. 2007 18(3):839-49.
  • Soderholm J, Bhattacharyya D, Strongin D, Markovitz V, Connerly PL, Reinke CA, Glick BS.The transitional ER localization mechanism of Pichia pastoris Sec12. 2004. Developmental Cell. 6(5):649-59.
  • Wang X, Bhattacharyya D, Dennewitz MB, Kalinichenko VV, Zhou Y, Lepe R, Costa RH. Rapid hepatocyte nuclear translocation of the Forkhead Box M1B FoxM1B) transcription factor caused a transient increase in size of regenerating transgenic hepatocytes. 2003. GeneExpr. 11(3-4):149-62.
  • Kalinichenko VV, Bhattacharyya D, Zhou Y, Gusarova GA, Kim W, Shin B, Costa RH. Foxf1 +/- mice exhibit defective stellate cell activation and abnormal liver regeneration following CCl4 injury. Hepatology. 2003 37:107-17.
  • Kalinichenko VV, Zhou Y, Bhattacharyya D, Kim W, Shin B, Bambal K, Costa RH. Haploinsufficiency of the mouse Forkhead Box f1 gene causes defects in gall bladder development. J Biol Chem. 2002 277:12369-74.
  • Nag A, Datta A, Yoo K, Bhattacharyya D, Chakrabortty A, Wang X, Slagle BL, Costa RH, Raychaudhuri P. DDB2 induces nuclear accumulation of the hepatitis B virus X protein independently of binding to DDB. J.Virol. 2001 75:10383-92.
  • Nemir M, Bhattacharyya D*, Li X, Singh K, Mukherjee AB, Mukherjee BB. Targeted inhibition of osteopontin expression in the mammary gland causes abnormal morphogenesis and lactation deficiency (Equal first author). J Biol Chem. 2000 275:969-76
  • Bhattacharyya D, Das, J. The secY gene of V. cholerae: Identification, cloning and characterization. Gene. 1997 196:261‑266.