Riddhi Bhattacharyya

Ph.D. Scientist with years of laboratory experience and excellent academic qualifications. Skilled in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Cell Based Assays, Biotechnology, Biochemistry. Resourceful and versatile with broad knowledge base. Registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.


Education

Ph.D. (Molecular Biology/Biochemistry)                                        

Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, CSIR, Calcutta, India.

Awarded by Jadavpur University, Calcutta       

M.Sc. (1st Class; Biochemistry, Molecular Biology as major)

B.Sc. (1st Class; Chemistry as major, Physics and Mathematics)

University of Calcutta, Calcutta, India.   

   

Publications

1. Fan.Y., Nikitina.T., Zhao.J., Fleury.T.J., Bhattacharyya,R., Bouhassira.E.E., Stein.A., Woodcock,C.L., and Skoultchi.A.I. (2005) Histone H1 depletion in mammals alters global chromatin structure but causes specific changes in gene regulation. Cell. 123(7). 1199-212.

2. Bhattacharyya,R., Bhaumik,M., Raju,T.S., and Stanley,P. (2002) Truncated, inactive N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase III (GlcNAc-III) induces neurological and other traits absent from mice that lack GlcNAc-III. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 277(29), 26300-9.

3. Bhattacharyya,R., Gliddon,B., Beccari,T., Hopwood,J.J., and Stanley,P. (2001) A novel missense mutation in lysosomal sulfamidase is the basis of MPS IIIA in a spontaneous mouse mutant. Glycobiology, 11(1), 99-103.

4. Yang,X., Bhaumik,M., Bhattacharyya,R., Gong,S., Rogler, C.E., and Stanley,P. (2000) New avidence for an extra-hepatic role of N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase III in the progression of DEN-induced liver tumors in mice. Cancer Research, 60, 3313-3319.

5. Bhaumik,M., Muller,V.J., Rozaklis,T., Johnson,L., Debronis,K., Bhattacharyya,R., Wurzelmann,S., Finamore,P., Hopwood,J., Walkkey,S.U., and Stanley,P. (1999) A mouse model for Mucopolysaccharidosis type IIIA (Sanfilippo Syndrome). Glycobiology, 9, 1389-1396.

6. Bhattacharyya,R., Das,K., Sen,S., Roy,R., and Majumder,H.K.(1996)

Development of a genus specific primer set for detection of Leishmania parasites by polymerase chain reaction. FEMS Microbiol. Letters, 135, 195-200. 

7. Bhattacharyya,R., Singh,R., Hazra,T.K., and Majumder,H.K. (1993) Application of polymerase chain reaction with specific and arbitrary primers to identification and differentiation of Leishmania  parasites. FEMS Microbiol. Letters, 114, 99-104.


Patents

1.Rabbani Elazar, Li Xiaofeng, Liu Dakai, Zhang Yazhou, Zin Richard, Bhattacharyya Riddhi, Cheng Wei and Donegan James J. (2016) Method for treating crohn’S disease or ulcerative colitis by administering a compound which binds LDL-receptor-related protein (LRP) ligand binding domain.                                                        

2. Liu Dakai, Li Xiaofeng, Zin Richard, Liang Yuaxin, Chen Wei, Bhattacharyya Riddhi and Zhang Guanrong (2015) Compounds and assays for controlling Wnt activity.

3. Rabbani Elazar, Li Xiaofeng, Liu Dakai, Zhang Yazhou, Zin Richard, Bhattacharyya Riddhi, Cheng Wei and Donegan James J. (2015) Methods for treating inflammation by administering a compound which binds LDL-receptor-related protein (LRP) ligand binding domain.


Patent Applications

1. Li Xiaofeng, Liu Dakai, Zhang Yazhou, Jin Richard, Bhattacharyya Riddhi, Cheng Wei, (2017) Methods for inhibiting cellular uptake of the Anthrax lethal toxin (LT) protein complex.

2. Rabbani Elazar, Li Xiaofeng, Liu Dakai, Zhang Yazhou, Jin Richard, Bhattacharyya Riddhi, Cheng Wei, Donegan James J. (2017) Method for promoting wound healing by   administering a compound which binds LDL-receptor-related protein (LRP) ligand binding domain. 

3. Rabbani Elazar, Li Xiaofeng, Liu Dakai, Zhang Yazhou, Jin Richard, Bhattacharyya Riddhi, Cheng Wei and Donegan James J. (2012) Methods for treating inflammation. 

4. Rabbani Elazar, Li Xiaofeng, Liu Dakai, Zhang Yazhou, Zin Richard, Bhattacharyya Riddhi, Cheng Wei and Donegan James J. (2011) Compositions and methods affecting the signaling pathways of LRP receptors. 

5. Liu Dakai, Zin Richard, Li Xiaofeng, Zhang Yazhou, Chen Wei and Bhattacharyya Riddhi (2010) Compositions and methods for bone formation, bone remodeling and toxin protection.