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Payel Bhattacharjee



Payel Bhattacharjee, Ph.D.
Email: payel.bhattacharjee@neuro.gu.se
Tel (Office): (+46)-31-32381



Post-Doctoral Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Sahlgrenska Academy,
University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden

• Ph.D. Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. Affiliation: CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology (CSIR-IICB), Kolkata-700032, India, 2014.
• Master of Science, Zoology (First class), University of Calcutta, 2008.
• Bachelor of Science, Zoology (First class), University of Calcutta, 2006.

• Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2015-present.
• Post-doctoral Fellow, Division of Structural Biology and Bioinformatics, CSIR-IICB, Kolkata, India, 2014-2015.
• Ph.D. Fellow, Division of Structural Biology and Bioinformatics, CSIR-IICB, Kolkata, India, 2009-2014.
• Junior Research Fellow, Division of Molecular Medicine, Bose Institute, Kolkata, India, 2008 -2009.

• Method development for identification of clinical biomarker for Parkinson’s disease.
• Studying drug-protein interaction for neurological disorders.
• Protein aggregation kinetics.
• Targeted proteomics.

• Served as instructor for National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER, Kolkata, mentor institute: CSIR-IICB), students for laboratory training, 2011-2013 .
• Served as a guest lecturer at Post Graduate classes, Microbiology Div., BJC College, University of Calcutta, 2011-2013.
• Served as a supervisor for five postgraduate students in biochemistry lab courses, 2008-2015.

Research articles:
2015 Payel Bhattacharjee, Debasish Bhattacharyya. (2015) An Enzyme from Aristolochia indica Destabilizes Fibrin-β Amyloid Co-Aggregate: Implication in Cerebrovascular Diseases. PLoS One, 10, e0141986. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0141986.

2013 Payel Bhattacharjee, Debasish Bhattacharyya. (2013) Factor V activator from Daboia russelli russelli venom destabilize β-amyloid aggregate, the hallmark of Alzheimer disease. Journal of Biological Chemistry 288, 30559- 30570. (With citation of cover image, cited in Science and Business Exchange, Nature Publishing Group, SciBX 6(38); doi:10.1038/scibx.2013.1066, Published online Oct. 3 2013).

Payel Bhattacharjee, Debasish Bhattacharyya. (2013) Characterization of the aqueous extract of the root of Aristolochia indica: Evaluation of its traditional use as an antidote for snake bites. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 145, 220–226. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2012.10.056.

2011 Gargi Maity, Somnath Mandal, Payel Bhattacharjee, Debasish Bhattacharyya. (2011) Thermal detoxification of the venom from Daboia russelli russelli of Eastern India with restoration of fibrinolytic activity. Toxicon 57, 747-754. doi: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2011.02.008.

Book Chapters:
2015 Payel Bhattacharjee, Jyotirmoy Mitra, Debasish Bhattacharyya. (2015) L-Amino Acid Oxidase from venoms. In: Handbook of Toxinology. Gopalakrishnakone P. (Ed.) SpringerReference, Springer, USA (Invited article, Article ID: 367760, Chapter ID: 11, In press).

2014 Payel Bhattacharjee, Debasish Bhattacharyya. (2014) An insight into the abnormal fibrin clots: its pathophysiological roles. In: Fibrinolysis and Thrombolysis. Kolev K. (Ed.) InTech, Croatia University Press, Croatia, Chapter 1, pp 3-29. ISBN 978-953-51-1265-5.

Review Articles:
2014 Payel Bhattacharjee, Debasish Bhattacharyya. (2014) Therapeutic use of snake venom components: a voyage from ancient to modern India. Mini-Reviews in Organic Chemistry 11, 45-54. doi: 10.2174/1570193X1101140402101043.

2013 Payel Bhattacharjee, Debasish Bhattacharyya. (2013) Medicinal plants as snake venom antidotes. Journal of Experimental and Applied Animal Sciences 1, 156-181.

• Toxicology Reports, Elsevier
• Journal of Medicinal Plant Research, Academic Journals
• African Journal of Microbiology Research, Academic Journals


• Selected as young scientist to participate in the 64th Nobel Laureate meeting in the field of medicine and physiology at Lindau, Germany in 2014.
• Selected as Dr. S. Gunasekharan awardee by Indian Spectro-Physics Association (ISPA) in 2014.
• Awarded travel grant by The International Society for Neurochemistry (ISN) and the American Society for Neurochemistry (ASN) to present a poster at 24th ISN-ASN biennial meeting in Cancun, Mexico in 2013.
• Awarded travel fund by The Society for BioChromatography and Nanoseparations (SBCN) for delivering a lecture at 13th International meeting at Bordeaux, France in 2012.
• Awarded second prize for oral presentation in 1st National Conference on Animal, Microbial, Plant Toxins & Snakebite Management (AMPTOX) in Kolkata, India in 2010.
• Qualified Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-University Grants Commission (CSIR-UGC) National Eligibility Test and awarded national level research fellowship in 2008.
• Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) in 2008 conducted by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) with rank- 250, percentile score - 98.11.
• Awarded silver medal for undergraduate examination by University of Calcutta in 2006.
• Awarded national scholarship by West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education and West Bengal Board of Secondary Education in 2001 and 2003 respectively.

• Young scientist participant at 64th Nobel Laureate meeting in the field of medicine and physiology, June-July, 2014 at Lindau, Germany.
• Poster presentation: “Non-toxic derivatives of aristolochic acid as inhibitors of snake venom L-amino acid oxidase” at 4th Annual Conference of Toxinological Society of India, November, 2014 in Kolkata, India.
• Poster presentation: “Enzymes from Aristolochia indica inhibit co-aggregation of fibrinogen-Aβ42: an implication in neurovascular diseases.” at 24th Biennial Meeting of ISN-ASN, April, 2013 at Cancun, Mexico.
• Invited oral lecture: “Chromatographic and proteomic-based approach to isolate a group of novel fibrinolytic enzymes from Aristolochia indica.”at 13th International meeting of SBCN, October, 2012 at Bordeaux, France.
• Poster presentation: “Partial characterization of the aqueous extract of the root of Aristolochia indica used as snake venom antidote.”at 12th International Congress of Ethnopharmacology, February, 2012 at Kolkata, India.
• Oral lecture: “Isolation of protein component from Russell’s viper venom that destabilizes β-amyloid aggregate in vitro.” 12th International meeting of SBCN, October, 2010 at Lyon, France.
• Oral lecture: “Partial characterization of a protease from the medicinal plant Aristolochia indica.” at National seminar on Scope and Recent Development of Natural Products, November, 2010 at Tripura, India.

• Membership: Life member of the Toxinological Society of India.
• Language: Bengali (native), English and Hindi.
• Personal Interests: Travelling and painting.

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