Academic Positions

  • Scientist F

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist E-II

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist E-I

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • Scientist C

    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

  • CSIR Pool-Officer

    National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi

  • Research Associate

    University of Kansas, USA

Education

  • PhD Biochemistry 1994

    Bose Institute, Calcutta

  • M.Sc. Chemistry 1986

    University of Calcutta

  • B.Sc Chemistry 1984

    University of Calcutta

Honors and Awards

  • 2007
    International Union Against Cancer (UICC) Visiting Scientist Position to Lehigh University, Pennsylvania, USA
  • 2005
    National Woman Bioscientist Award (Young Category), Department of Biotechnology (Government of India)
  • 2003
    DR. V.B. Kamat Memorial Award from Indian Association of Cancer Research

Academic Honors

  • Fellow, International Union Against Cancer

  • Fellow, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research through National Eligibility Test (NET)

Patents

  • "A new solid phase method for the preparation of diaminoketothiazoles" - Suparna Sengupta and K.N.Rajasekharan: Indian Patent 239492 (2004)

  • DAT1: Suparna Sengupta and K.N.Rajasekharan: US Patent US 8,158,806 B2: Granted in 2012

Memberships

  • Member, Indian Society for Cell Biology

  • Member, Indian Biophysical Society

  • Member, American Society for Cell Biology

  • Member, Society of Biotechnologists (India)

  • Member, Indian Association of Cancer Research

Contact

Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB),
Thycaud Post, Poojappura,
Thiruvananthapuram - 695 014, Kerala, India
+91-471-2529400 | 2347975 | 2348753
+91-471-2348096
webmaster@rgcb.res.in