Pran K. Chakrabartty
Professor, Microbiology

PhD: University of Howard, USA (1974)
 

  1. Mitra, S., Chakrabartty, P. K. and Biswas, S. R.: Production and characterization of nisin-like peptide produced by Lactococcus lactis isolated from fermented milk. Current Microbiology (in press).

  2. Das M and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Solubilization of phosphate by Bacillus sp. isolated from soil of Kolkata suburbs. Science & Culture (in press).

  3. Raychaudhuri, N, Das S and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Symbiotic effectiveness of a siderophore overproducing mutant of Mesorhizobium ciceri. Polish J. Microbiol. .54, 37-41, 2005.

  4. Roy, S and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Deterioration of soil physicochemical properties, microbial biomass C, N-mineralization due to replacement of sal forest with exotic species and rain-fed agriculture in East India. International J Ecology Environmental Sciences, 30, 67-75, 2004.

  5. De, M., Basu, M., and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Increased synthesis of dihydroxybenzoic acid in the presence of aluminum. Acta Microbiologica Polonica, 52, 195-199, 2003.

  6. De, M, Mukherjee, S., and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Improvement of amylase production of Bacillus circulans by mutagenesis. Science & Culture, 69, 153-154, 2003.

  7. Datta, J., Maiti, A. K., Modak, D. P., Chakrabartty, P. K., Bhattacharyya, P. and Ray, P.K.: Metabolism of g-hexaclorocyclohexane by Arthrobacter citreus strain BI-100: identification of metabolites. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 46, 59-67, 2000.

  8. Roy, Nupur, Bhattacharyya, P and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Characterization of the siderophore produced by Rhizobium sp. (Cicer arietinum). Indian Biologist, 32, 103-104, 2000.

  9. Roy, Nupur and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Effect of aluminum on the production of siderophore by Rhizobum sp. (Cicer arietinum). Current Microbiology, 41, 5-10, 2000.

  10. Mandal, N. C. and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Enzymes of carbohydrate metabolism in root-nodule bacteria during growth on acetate. J. Basic Microbiol., 39,: 253 – 256, 1999.

  11. Datta, J., Ghosh, S., Maiti, A. K., Das, S. K., Modak, D. P., Bhattacharyya, P., Ghosh, A., Mandal, N. C., Chakrabartty, P. K. and Ray, P. K: Biodegradation of organochlorine pesticides by soil bacteria. J. Sci. Indus. Res., 57, 838 - 843, 1998.

  12. Chakrabartty, P. K.: Ecology of rhizobia. In: Recent Advances in Ecobiological Research, Vol. 1.  pp. 233-245. Edited by M. P. Sinha. A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi. 1997.

  13. Mandal, N.C. and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Alcohol metabolism in free living Rhizobium sp. and Bradyrhizobium sp. Indian J. Exp. Biol., 35, 401-404, 1997.

  14. Halder, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P. K.: Constitutive nitrate and nitrite reductase activities of Rhizobium in relation to denitrification. J. Basic Microbiol. 35, 233-239, 1995.

  15. Chakrabartty, P.K. and Halder, A.K.: Research trends in rhizobial nitrogen fixation. In: Advances in Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Eds. P.C. Mishra and 3 others. Ashish Publishing House, New Delhi, 1995, pp. 1-15.

  16. Roy, N., Bhattacharyya, P. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Iron acquisition during growth in an iron-deficient medium by Rhizobium sp. isolated from Cicer arietinum. Microbiology, 140: 2811-2820, 1994.

  17. Roy, N., Chowdury, A., Roy, S. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Effect of cyanate on nitrate reduction by Rhizobium meliloti SU47. J. Basic. Microbiology, 16: 259-264, 1994.

  18. Chakrabarti, S.K., Halder, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: A note on genome size of Bradyrhizobium sp. (Cicer arietinum). Science & Culture, 59: 59, 1993.

  19. Halder, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Solubilization of inorganic phosphate by Rhizobium. Folia Microbiol., 38 : 325-330, 1993.

  20. Mandal, N.C. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Succinate mediated catabolite repression of enzymes of glucose metabolism in root-nodule bacteria. Current Microbiol. 26: 247-251, 1993.

  21. Halder, A.K., Banerjee, A., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Release of silicate from insoluble synthetic silicates by root-nodule bacteria. Trans. Bose Res. Inst., 55: 27-34, 1992.

  22. Mandal, N.C. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Regulation of enzymes of glyoxylate pathway in root-nodule bacteria. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 38: 417-427, 1992.

  23. Halder, A.K., Banerjee, A., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Role of NH4+ or NO3- on release of soluble phosphate from hydroxyapatite by Rhizobium and Bradyrhizobium. J. Basic Microbiol. 32: 325-330, 1992.

  24. Mandal, N.C. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Carbohydrate metabolic enzymes of Rhizobium during carbon starvation. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 30: 804-807, 1992.

  25. Mandal, N.C. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Induction of glyoxylate pathway in Rhizobium sp. (Cicer arietinum). In: Plant Sciences in the Nineties PP 381-391, Edited by R.D. Banerjee, S.P. Sen, K.R. Samaddar, U. Sen, A.K. Sarkar, A.K. Biswas, Published by Dr. R.D. Banerjee, Dept. of Botany, Kalyani University, Kalyani 741 235, Nadia, 1992.

  26. Jana, S.C., Chakrabartty, P.K. and Mishra, A.K.: Taxonomic relationship of some members of Azotobacteraceae based on their protein profiles. J. Basic Microbiol. 32: 29-33, 1992.

  27. Halder, A.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Solubilisation of inorganic phosphates by Bradyrhizobium. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 29: 28-31, 1991.

  28. Halder, A.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Solubilisation of phosphate by Aspergillus niger. Science & Culture 56: 455-457, 1990.

  29. Halder, A.K., Mishra, A.K., Bhattacharyya, P. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Solubilization of rock phosphate by Rhizobium and Bradyrhizobium. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 36: 81-92, 1990.

  30. Halder, A.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Solubilization of phosphatic compounds by Rhizobium. Indian J. Microbiol.30: 311-314, 1990.

  31. Chakrabarti, S.K., Halder, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Relatedness among Rhizobium species. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 36: 47-54, 1990.

  32. Mandal, N.C., Chakrabartty, P.K., Jash, S.S., Basu, K. and Bhattacharyya, P.: Metabolism of coumarin by Curvularia lunata. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 28: 189, 1990.

  33. Chakrabarti, S.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: DNA:DNA hybridization of Bradyrhizobium strains from India. System. Appl. Microbiol. 12: 56-60, 1989.

  34. Bhattacharyya, P., Mandal, N.C. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Microbial conversion of murryanine to mukoeic acid. Current Science 58: 815-816, 1989

  35. Das, P.C., Das, A., Mandal, S., Islam, C.N., Dutta, M.K., Patra, B.B. Sikdar, S. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Antiinflammatory and antimicrobial activities of the seed kernal of Mangifera indica Linn (Anacardiaceae). Fitoterapia LX: 2335-240, 1989.

  36. . Mandal, N.C. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Enzymes of carbohydrate metabolism in fast-growing Rhizobium grown on hexoses or succinate. Indian J. Biochem. Biophys. 26: 120-122, 1989.

  37. Jana S. C., Chakrabartty, P.K. and Mishra, A.K.: Enzymatic differentiation of Azotobacter and Azomonas. Current Science. 58: 709-710, 1989.

  38. Mandal, N.C., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Catabolic pathways versus growth phases of Rhizobium. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 27: 91-93, 1989.

  39. Chakrabartty, P.K., Chakrabarti, S.K. and Mishra, A.K.: Physiological characteristics and genetic relatedness of a fast-growing Rhizobium from Sesbania bispinosa. In: Biofertilizers: Potentialities and Problems pp 65-71, Edited by S.P. Sen and P. Palit, Plant Physiology Forum, Naya Prokash, Calcutta, 1988.

  40. Bhattacharyya, P., Chakrabartty, P.K. and Chowdhury, B.K.: Mesuarin, a new 4-phenyl coumarin from Mesua ferrea L. Chemistry & Industry 239-240, 1988.

  41. Chakrabarti, S.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Cytochromes in free-living rhizobia. Current Microbiol. 15: 165-170, 1987.

  42. Chakrabarti, S.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Metabolism of glucose and gluconate in fast-and slow-growing rhizobia. Phytochemistry 26: 85-87, 1987.

  43. Bhattacharyya, P., Jash, S.S. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Microbial hydrolysis of 7-oxygenated coumarins. Current Science. 55: 1131-1132, 1986.

  44. Chakrabarti, S.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: DNA homology studies of rhizobia from Cicer arietinum L. Can. J. Microbiol. 32: 524-527, 1986.

  45. Chakrabarti, S.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: A note on physiological characteristics and genetic relatedness of a fast-growing Rhizobium from stem nodule of Aeschynomene aspera L. J. Appl. Bacteriol. 60: 463-468, 1986.

  46. Chakrabarti, S.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Generation time and genome size of fast-growing rhizobia. Indian. J. Microbiol. 25: 232, 1985.

  47. Bhattacharyya, P., Chakrabartty, P.K. and Chowdhury, B.K.: Glycozolidol, an antibacterial carbazole alkaloid from Glycosmis pentaphylla. Phytochemistry 24: 882-883, 1985.

  48. Chakrabarti, S.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Cytochromes in Azospirillum brasilense. Current Microbiol. 11: 343-347, 1984.

  49. Chakrabarti, S.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Genome size variation of rhizobia. Experientia 40: 1290-1291, 1984.

  50. Chakrabartty, P.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabarti, S.K.: Loss of plasmid linked drug resistance after treatment with iodo-deoxyuridine. Indian J. Expt. Biol. 22: 333-334, 1984.

  51. Chakrabartty, P.K.: Modulation of albumin mRNA level in rat liver by growth hormone treatment. Science & Culture 49: 243-245, 1983.

  52. Chakrabarti, S.K., Mishra, A.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Genome size of slow growing species of Rhizobium. Current. Science. 52: 779-780. 1983.

  53. Chakrabartty, P.K., Chattopadhyay, S.K. and Schneider, W.C.: Molecular basis for increased synthesis of albumin in rat liver after thioacetamide administration. Cancer Res. 42: 421-428, 1982.

  54. Chakrabartty, P.K.: Eukaryotic messenger RNA: its isolation and identification. Science & Culture.  47: 117-121, 1981.

  55. Chakrabartty, P.K. and Schneider, W.C.: Increased activity of rat liver messenger RNA and of albumin messenger RNA modulated by thioacetamide. Cancer Res.  38: 2043-047, 1978.

  56. Chakrabartty, P.K.: Isozymes in Drosophilla cell line. Experientia 34: 438-439, 1978.

  57. Qasba, P.K. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Purification and properties of two forms of rat a-lactalbumin. J. Biol. Chem. 253: 1167-1173, 1978.

  58. Chakrabartty, P.K.: DNA sequence relatedness of some Neurospora isolates. Experientia 34: 47-49, 1978.

  59. Pipkin, S.B., Chakrabartty, P.K. and Bremner, T.A.: Location and regulation of Drosophila fumarase. J. Heredity 68: 245-252, 1977.

  60. Chakrabartty, P.K. and Qasba, P.K.: Partial purification of rat a-lactalbumin mRNA. Nucleic Acids Res4: 2065-2074, 1977.

  61. Chakrabartty, P.K.: DNA homology among Neurospora species. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol. 23: 77-84, 1977.

  62. Chakrabartty, P.K.: DNA homologies among Drosophila species and a related genus. J. Heredity 6: 2213-2217, 1975.

  63. Hewitt, N.W., Pipkin, S.B., Williams, N. and Chakrabartty, P.K.: Variation in ADH activity in class I and class II strains of Drosophila. J. Heredity 65: 141-148, 1974.


 

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