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  • Prof Amal Kanti Bera

  • Professor
  • Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Publications 1995 - 2022

Publications

  • 49
    Journal Articles
  • 1
    Book Chapter
  • 2
    Review
  • 1
    Editorial
  • 8
    Projects
  • 29
  • 4
  • 10
  • 2
  • 2

Citations / H-Index

1046 Citations
20 h-index
855 Citations

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Expertise

Biology

Structure function relationship of ion channels, Gap Junction Channel, GABAA Receptor Channel, Voltage Dependent Anion Channel of Mitochondria, Potassium Channel and Acid Sensing Ion Channel. Neuronal diseases associated with ion channels and receptors malfunctioning.

Personal Information

Prof Amal Kanti Bera

Male
Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India - 600036


Experience

  • Professor

    Indian Institute of Technology Madras


Qualification

  • Research Associate

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York

  • Research Associate

    UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow

    Tel Aviv University, Israel

  • Ph.D. (Biophysics)

    University of Delhi, India


Honours and Awards

2019

Prof P A Kurup Endowment Lecture Award

The Society of Biological Chemists (India)

2018

Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship

United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF)

2018

INSA International Fellowship

INSA

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2019

Prof P A Kurup Endowment Lecture Award

The Society of Biological Chemists (India)

2018

Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship

United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF)

2018

INSA International Fellowship

INSA

2016

ICMR International Fellowship

ICMR

2013

DST International travel grant

DST

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2019

Exploring the role of leucine-rich repeat containing 8(LRRC8) proteins in cellular calcium homeostatis

Arijita Ghosh, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

2018

Estogen and hydrogen sulphide-mediated regulation of Acid-sensing ion channels and their targeting for stroke intervention

Mohona Mukhopadhyay, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

2016

Modulation of the gaba? receptor by sulfated neurosteroids and orexin-ergic system

Divya, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

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2019

Exploring the role of leucine-rich repeat containing 8(LRRC8) proteins in cellular calcium homeostatis

Arijita Ghosh, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

2018

Estogen and hydrogen sulphide-mediated regulation of Acid-sensing ion channels and their targeting for stroke intervention

Mohona Mukhopadhyay, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

2016

Modulation of the gaba? receptor by sulfated neurosteroids and orexin-ergic system

Divya, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

2016

Modulation of the mitochondrial voltage - dependent anion channel (vdac) by different pro-apoptotic and anti-apoptotic agents

Debanjan Tewari, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

2014

A study on the modulation of pannexin 1 by p2x7 receptor and nitric oxide

Poornima V, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

2013

Study on the characteristics of gap junctions and their modulation during ISCHEMIA by Giriraj Sahu guided by Amal Kanti Bera

Sahu, Giriraj, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

2013

A study on expression, gating and regulation of ACID sensing ION channels(ASICs).

Swain, Sandip Madhusudan, Indian Institute of Technology Madras

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2019

THE SOCIETY OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTS (INDIA) -4291

LIFE

2019

THE SOCIETY OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTS (INDIA) -4291

LIFE

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Research Projects

Molecular Medicine Lab

Funding Agency : Ministry of Human Resource and Development

Role of Wild Type and Disease-relevant Mutant LRRC8B Proteins in ER Stress Related Signaling

Funding Agency : DBT, Ministry of Science & Technology

Exploring the possibility of using venom-derived peptides to mitigate stroke-induced brain damage by targeting acid sensing ion channel

Funding Agency : Indian Council of Medical Research

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Molecular Medicine Lab

Funding Agency : Ministry of Human Resource and Development

Role of Wild Type and Disease-relevant Mutant LRRC8B Proteins in ER Stress Related Signaling

Funding Agency : DBT, Ministry of Science & Technology

Exploring the possibility of using venom-derived peptides to mitigate stroke-induced brain damage by targeting acid sensing ion channel

Funding Agency : Indian Council of Medical Research

Exploring the role of LRRC8B Protein in Cellular Calcium Signaling

Funding Agency : DST

Investigating the role of trans fatty acids on neuronal ion channels associated with ischemic stroke

Funding Agency : Department of Science & Technology

A Study On The Mechanism Of Pannexin Mediated Ischemic Cell Death

Funding Agency : Department of Science & Technology

Exploring the role of gut microbiota in Parkinson's disease

Funding Agency : Exploratory Research Project

Molecular mechanisms of disease caused by dysfunction of cardiovascular GIRK channels

Funding Agency : University Grants Commission

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