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     Sushmita Basu

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Biotechnology
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Ranjit Prasad Bahadur
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2014 :: In progress
AddressA/7, Katjunagar Jadavpur Kolkata 700032
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.West Bengal University of TechnologyBioinformatics2014
B.Tech.West Bengal University of TechnologyBiotechnology2012
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary EducationScience2007
10West Bengal Board of Secindary EducationNA2005

Research Areas
  • Computational structural biology
  • Intrinsically disordered proteins
  • Molecular modelling and docking of macromolecules
  • Molecular dynamic simulations of disordered proteins

  • Programming knowledge in C, python, perl, bash
  • Advanced bioinformativcs skill in using BLAST, CLUSTALW, GOLD, GROMACS, ACEMD,MODELLER,I-TASSER
  • Molecular visualisation using VMD, PyMol, Discovery Studios, Chimera, Swiss PDB viewer
  • Operating system in use are Windows, Linux
  • Others - Data structure, DBMS and Networking

  • West Bengal University of Technology Topper (Bioinformatics) 2012-2014
  • GATE 2014 qualified

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Institute fellowship (JRF), IIT Kharagpur 2014-2015
  • Inspire fellowship (JRF), DST Govt. of India 2015-present

Papers Published in Journals
  • Molecular mechanism of the enhanced viral fitness contributed by secondary mutations in hemaglutinin protein of oseltamivir resisitant H1N1 influenza viruses by Behera AK, Basu S, Cherian SS Gene 557(1), 19-27 (2015)
  • A structural perspective of RNA recognition by intrinsically disordered proteins. by Basu S and Bahadur RP Cellular and molecular life sciences 73(21), 4075-4084 (2016)

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