Dr Rajashree Das

Associate Professor

Amity Institute of Biotechnology
 
  • Qualifications

    Graduation : B.Sc(Botany)-2000,University of Kolkata

    Post Graduation : M.Sc(Botany)-2002,University of Kalyani

    Doctorate : Ph.D.(Molecular Microbiology)-2008,University of Jadavpur

  • Experience

    23 Apr 2007 - Present
    Associate Professor,
    Amity Institute of Biotechnology

    01 Jun 2003 - 28 Jan 2007
    Senior Research Fellow,
    NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF CHOLERA & ENTERIC DISEASER, KOLKATA,
    Kolkata



  • Publications

    Antimicrobial activity of herbal extract against drug resistant H. pylori isolated from India.

    Next generation sequencing and analysis of the genomes of two Helicobacter pylori isolates from duodenal ulcer patients in India: de-novo assembly, genome organization and comparative genomics ,
    ASM

    Gene mutations of 23S rRNA is associated with clarithromycin resistance in Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from North Indian patients ,
    Elsevier

    Multiple infection and microdiversity among Helicobacter pylori isolates in a single host in India ,
    plos one

    Most of the Helicobacter pylori isolates are resistant to Levofloxacin in NorthIndia ,
    Elsevier

    Antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of Helicobacter pylori isolated from patients in North India ,
    Elsevier

    Therapeutic potential of Lichen Parmelia perlata against dual drug resistant Helicobacter pylori isolates ,
    Elsevier

    Primary antibiotic resistance in Helicobacter pylori in the Asia-Pacifc region: a systematic review and meta-analysis. ,
    The Lancet: Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

    Isolation, Characterization of Berberine from Berberis aristata DC for eradication of resistant Helicobacter pylori

  • Projects

    1. Role of Helicobacter pylori in causing Gastro Esophageal reflux diseases (GERD) in India(None)
    Role of Helicobacter pylori in causing Gastro Esophageal reflux diseases (GERD) in Indiaby (DST)

    Comparative analysis of the Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from North East India with oth(Gauhati Medical College, NICED(Kolkata))
    Comparative analysis of the Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from North East India with other parts of India in causing gastro-duodenal diseases.by (DBT)

    Comparative analysis of the Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from North East India with oth(Gauhati Medical College, NICED(Kolkata))
    Comparative analysis of the Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from North East India with other parts of India in causing gastro-duodenal diseases.by (DBT)

    Surveillance of phenotypic and genotypic antibiotic resistance of Helicobacter pylori in Asia-Pacifi(None)
    Multi country projectby (AUUP)

    Role of Helicobacter pylori in causing Gastro Esophageal reflux diseases (GERD) in India(Max Superspecialty Hospital, Vaisali)
    Role of Helicobacter pylori in causing Gastro Esophageal reflux diseases (GERD) in Indiaby (DST)

    Role of tumour necrosis factor alpha inducing protein in causing gstro duodenal diseases including g(NICED, KOLKATA)
    molecular microbiologyby (icmd)

    Role of tumour necrosis factor alpha inducing protein in causing gstro duodenal diseases including g(NICED, KOLKATA)
    molecular microbiologyby (icmd)

  • Activities

    i. Received international travel award from DST, DBT, CSIR and AUUP to attend Digestive Disease Conference in the year 2013. ii. Received international travel award from DBT – 2013 iii. Received third prize in poster presentation at ISGCON, 2012 iv. Received the Young Scientists Award in Medical Section (including physiology) from the President of India Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at the 93 rd Indian Science Congress held at Hyderabad, 3rd-7th January 2006. v. Received National Talent Search Examination award (NTSCE) , 1994 vi. Qualified NET - 2003 vii. Qualified GATE - 2003 viii. Qualified ICMR- 2003

    Awarded ICMR Shakuntala Amir Chand Prize, 2016 from Indian council of Medical Research, Government of India.

    Received international travel award from DST, INSA to attend International Union of Microbial Societies, Singapore, 17th July- 21st July, 2017.

  • Conferences attended

    Digestive Disease Week, orlando
    Organized By :Gastroenterology

    ii. Afro Asian Congress on Microbs for Human and Environmental health
    Organized By :Amity University

    vii. National Symposium on HIV and AIDS: biology to Bedside
    Organized By :Amity Institute of Biotechnology

    Methodology in Biosocial Research
    Organized By :Amity Institute of Anthropology

    Empathy over Sympathy…a walk to end Alzheimer’s
    Organized By :Amity Institute of Biotechnology

    IUMS
    Organized By :International union of microbial society