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1. Introduction

Asama Mukherjee,

2. Research experience and Interest
  • My scientific voyage began as a research scholar atChittaranjan National Cancer Institute, Kolkata, where I worked on Anticancer Drug Development for my doctoral degree. My domain of research involved an integrated approach that encompassed several techniquesrelated to synthetic chemistry, toxicology, pharmacology and cell biology. Later I got my foot into the door of translational research at Tata Medical Center, Kolkata, where I got the opportunity to train myself and render core support in several ovarian and cervical cancer translational research projects particularly in Biobank Operations, Data Management and in handling ethical documents.

    My current position as a Laboratory Manager gives me immense opportunity to utilizemy interdisciplinary research experiencein supporting and strengthening translational research and development. My aim is to focus, reinforce and energize various components related to cancer research and drive the researchers reach their goals.

3. Publication
  • A. Mukherjee,S. Dutta, U. Sanyal, Evaluation of antitumor efficacy and toxicity of    novel 6-nitro-2-(3-chloropropyl)-1H-benz[de]isoquinoline-1,3-dione in vivo in mouse. J Can Res Ther 2013; 9(3):442-46.
  • S. Halder, S.M. Peng, G.H. Lee, A. Mukherjee, S. Dutta, U. Sanyal, S. Bhattacharya, Benzaldehyde thiosemicarbazone complexes of platinum: Syntheses, structures and cytotoxic properties. Polyhedron2012; 45:177–84.
  • A. Mukherjee , S. Hazra, S. Dutta, S. Muthiah, D.M. Mondhe, P.R. Sharma, S.K. Singh, A.K. Saxena, G.N. Qazi, U. Sanyal, Antitumor efficacy and apoptotic activity of substituted chloroalkyl 1H-benz[de]isoquinoline-1,3-diones: A new class of potential antineoplastic agents. Invest New Drugs, 2011; 29(3):434-42.
  • A. Mukherjee, S. Dutta, M. Shanmugavel, D.M. Mondhe, P.R. Sharma, S.K. Singh, A.K. Saxena, U. Sanyal, 6-Nitro-2-(3-hydroxypropyl)-1H-benz[de]isoquinoline-1,3-dione, a potent antitumor agent, induces cell cycle arrest and apoptosis.J ExpClin Cancer Res. 2010; 29:175-82.
  • A. Mukherjee, S. Dutta, G. Chashoo, A.K. Saxena, and U. Sanyal,Anti-Tumoral and Toxicological Studies with 2-[4-{3-(2-Chloroethyl)-3-Nitrosoureido}butyl]-Naphthalimide, a Novel Nitrosourea Molecule, J Cancer Mol., 2010;5(2):41-47.
  • A. Mukherjee, S. Dutta, G. Chashoo, M. Bhagat, A.K. Saxena, U. Sanyal, Evaluation of Fluoren-NU as a novelanti-tumor agent, Oncol. Res., 2009; 17(9):387-96.
  • S. Halder,S.M. Peng,G.H. Lee, T. Chatterjee,A. Mukherjee,S. Dutta,U. Sanyal, S. Bhattacharya.Synthesis, structure, spectroscopic properties and cytotoxic effect of some thiosemicarbazone complexes of palladium. New J Chem., 2008; 32:105-114.
  • A. Mukherjee, S.Dutta, U.Sanyal. Evaluation of Dimethoxydop-NU as a Novel Anti-tumor Agent. J ExpClin Cancer Res., 2007; 26:489-97