Dr Abhirup   Das
Adjunct Lecturer

Dr Abhirup Das

Education

  • PhD, Stanford University, USA (2010)
  • MSc, IIT Kanpur, India (2004)
  • BSc, University of Kalyani, India (2002)
Medicine & Health
St. George Clin Sch- Operating
Phone
(+61) 2 9385 1621
Location
4-10 South Street Research and Education Centre St. George Hospital Campus Kogarah, NSW 2217

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Zhao K; An R; Xiang Q; Li G; Wang K; Song Y; Liao Z; Li S; Hua W; Feng X; Wu X; Zhang Y; Das A; Yang C, 2021, 'Acid-sensing ion channels regulate nucleus pulposus cell inflammation and pyroptosis via the NLRP3 inflammasome in intervertebral disc degeneration', Cell Proliferation, vol. 54, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cpr.12941
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Koremans FW; Chen X; Das A; Diwan AD, 2021, 'Changes in Back Pain Scores after Bariatric Surgery in Obese Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis', JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MEDICINE, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/jcm10071443
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Tu J; Vargas Castillo J; Das A; Diwan AD, 2021, 'Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Insights into Its Pathobiology and Molecular Mechanisms', JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MEDICINE, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/jcm10061214
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Menounos S; Hansbro PM; Diwan AD; Das A, 2021, 'Pathophysiological Correlation between Cigarette Smoking and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis', NeuroSci, vol. 2, pp. 120 - 134, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/neurosci2020008
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Shariev A; Menounos S; Laos AJ; Laxman P; Lai D; Hua S; Zinger A; McRae CR; Casbolt LS; Combes V; Smith G; Hung TT; Dixon KM; Thordarson P; Mason RS; Das A, 2021, 'Skin protective and regenerative effects of RM191A, a novel superoxide dismutase mimetic', Redox Biology, vol. 38, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.redox.2020.101790
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Youngson NA; Mezbah Uddin G; Das A; Martinez C; Connaughton HS; Whiting S; Yu J; Sinclair DA; John Aitken R; Morris MJ, 2019, 'Impacts of obesity, maternal obesity and nicotinamide mononucleotide supplementation on sperm quality in mice', Reproduction, vol. 158, pp. 169 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1530/REP-18-0574
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Das A; Huang GX; Bonkowski MS; Longchamp A; Li C; Schultz MB; Kim LJ; Osborne B; Joshi S; Lu Y; Treviño-Villarreal JH; Kang MJ; Hung TT; Lee B; Williams EO; Igarashi M; Mitchell JR; Wu LE; Turner N; Arany Z; Guarente L; Sinclair DA, 2019, 'Erratum: Impairment of an Endothelial NAD+-H2S Signaling Network Is a Reversible Cause of Vascular Aging (Cell (2018) 173(1) (74–89.e20), (S0092867418301521) (10.1016/j.cell.2018.02.008))', Cell, vol. 176, pp. 944 - 945, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2019.01.026
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Longchamp A; Mirabella T; Arduini A; MacArthur MR; Das A; Treviño-Villarreal JH; Hine C; Ben-Sahra I; Knudsen NH; Brace LE; Reynolds J; Mejia P; Tao M; Sharma G; Wang R; Corpataux JM; Haefliger JA; Ahn KH; Lee CH; Manning BD; Sinclair DA; Chen CS; Ozaki CK; Mitchell JR, 2018, 'Amino Acid Restriction Triggers Angiogenesis via GCN2/ATF4 Regulation of VEGF and H2S Production', Cell, vol. 173, pp. 117 - 129.e14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2018.03.001
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Das A; Huang GX; Bonkowski MS; Longchamp A; Li C; Schultz MB; Kim LJ; Osborne B; Joshi S; Lu Y; Treviño-Villarreal JH; Kang MJ; Hung TT; Lee B; Williams EO; Igarashi M; Mitchell JR; Wu LE; Turner N; Arany Z; Guarente L; Sinclair DA, 2018, 'Impairment of an Endothelial NAD+-H2S Signaling Network Is a Reversible Cause of Vascular Aging', Cell, vol. 173, pp. 74 - 89.e20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2018.02.008
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Turner N; Lim XY; Toop HD; Osborne B; Brandon AE; Taylor EN; Fiveash CE; Govindaraju H; Teo JD; McEwen HP; Couttas TA; Butler SM; Das A; Kowalski GM; Bruce CR; Hoehn KL; Fath T; Schmitz-Peiffer C; Cooney GJ; Montgomery MK; Morris JC; Don AS, 2018, 'A selective inhibitor of ceramide synthase 1 reveals a novel role in fat metabolism', Nature Communications, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-05613-7
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Bonkowski MS; Das A; Schultz M; Lu Y; Mitchell J; Wu L; Guarente L; Sinclair D, 2018, 'IMPAIRMENT OF AN ENDOTHELIAL NAD+-H2S SIGNALING NETWORK IS A REVERSIBLE CAUSE OF VASCULAR AGING', Innovation in aging, vol. 2, pp. 388 - 388, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igy023.1446
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Bonkowski MS; Das A; Schultz MB; Lu Y; Mitchell J; Wu L; Guarente L; Sinclair DA, 2018, 'IMPAIRMENT OF AN ENDOTHELIAL NAD+-H2S SIGNALING NETWORK IS A REVERSIBLE CAUSE OF VASCULAR AGING', Innovation in aging, vol. 2, pp. 799 - 799, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igy023.2966
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Chowdhury MKH; Turner N; Bentley NL; Das A; Wu LE; Richani D; Bustamante S; Gilchrist RB; Morris MJ; Shepherd PR; Smith GC, 2017, 'Niclosamide reduces glucagon sensitivity via hepatic PKA inhibition in obese mice: Implications for glucose metabolism improvements in type 2 diabetes', Scientific Reports, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep40159
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Das A; Sinclair D; Bonkowski M; Johnston I; Wu L, 2017, 'Extension of physical endurance and protection against physical, chemical and radiological trauma by NAD + precursors', Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 20, pp. S165 - S166, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2017.09.564
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Mohamad M; Mitchell SJ; Wu LE; White MY; Cordwell SJ; Mach J; Solon-Biet SM; Boyer D; Nines D; Das A; Catherine Li SY; Warren A; Hilmer SN; Fraser R; Sinclair DA; Simpson SJ; de Cabo R; Le Couteur DG; Cogger VC, 2016, 'Ultrastructure of the liver microcirculation influences hepatic and systemic insulin activity and provides a mechanism for age-related insulin resistance', Aging Cell, vol. 15, pp. 706 - 715, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/acel.12481
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Libert S; Pointer K; Bell EL; Das A; Cohen DE; Asara JM; Kapur K; Bergmann S; Preisig M; Otowa T; Kendler KS; Chen X; Hettema JM; Van Den Oord EJ; Rubio JP; Guarente L, 2011, 'SIRT1 activates MAO-A in the brain to mediate anxiety and exploratory drive', Cell, vol. 147, pp. 1459 - 1472, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2011.10.054
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Javidpour P; Das A; Khosla C; Tsai SC, 2011, 'Structural and biochemical studies of the hedamycin type II polyketide ketoreductase (Hed KR): Molecular basis of stereo- and regiospecificities', Biochemistry, vol. 50, pp. 7426 - 7439, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/bi2006866
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Szu PH; Govindarajan S; Meehan MJ; Das A; Nguyen DD; Dorrestein PC; Minshull J; Khosla C, 2011, 'Analysis of the ketosynthase-chain length factor heterodimer from the fredericamycin polyketide synthase', Chemistry and Biology, vol. 18, pp. 1021 - 1031, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chembiol.2011.07.015
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Tahanian E; Lord-Dufour S; Das A; Khosla C; Roy R; Annabi B, 2010, 'Inhibition of tubulogenesis and of carcinogen-mediated signaling in brain endothelial cells highlight the antiangiogenic properties of a mumbaistatin analog', Chemical Biology and Drug Design, vol. 75, pp. 481 - 488, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1747-0285.2010.00961.x
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Das A; Szu PH; Fitzgerald JT; Khosla C, 2010, 'Mechanism and engineering of polyketide chain initiation in fredericamycin biosynthesis', Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 132, pp. 8831 - 8833, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ja102517q
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Lord-Dufour S; Copland IB; Levros LC; Post M; Das A; Khosla C; Galipeau J; Rassart E; Annabi B, 2009, 'Evidence for transcriptional regulation of the glucose-6-phosphate transporter by HIF-1α: Targeting G6PT with mumbaistatin analogs in hypoxic mesenchymal stromal cells', Stem Cells, vol. 27, pp. 489 - 497, http://dx.doi.org/10.1634/stemcells.2008-0855
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Das A; Khosla C, 2009, 'In Vivo and In Vitro Analysis of the Hedamycin Polyketide Synthase', Chemistry and Biology, vol. 16, pp. 1197 - 1207, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chembiol.2009.11.005
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Das A; Khosla C, 2009, 'Biosynthesis of Aromatic Polyketides in Bacteria', Accounts of Chemical Research, vol. 42, pp. 631 - 639, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ar8002249
    Journal articles | 2007
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Lee TS; Das A; Khosla C, 2007, 'Structure-activity relationships of semisynthetic mumbaistatin analogs', Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 15, pp. 5207 - 5218, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bmc.2007.05.019
    Journal articles |
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Koremans FW; Chen X; Das A; Diwan AD, 'Changes in back pain scores after bariatric surgery in obese patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2020.08.25.20182022
  • Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Dr Abhirup Das
    Murphy T; Wu L; Sandow S; Das A; Naim H, 2020, 'Effect of Dietary Nicotinamide Mononucleotide (NMN) on Function and Mechanics of Skeletal Muscle Arteries from Aged Mice', in FASEB JOURNAL, WILEY, San Diego, CA, Vol. 34, presented at Annual Meeting on Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA, 04 April 2020 - 07 April 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1096/fasebj.2020.34.s1.04752

Awards

Grants

  • CRO MetroBiotech International: Testing the efficacy of NAD precursors in wound healing using mouse models (2018 - present)

  • UNSW RIS_LSCI_MWAC (Associate Investigator): Laser Speckle Imaging Equipment Grant (2017)

  • NHMRC APP1093643 (Associate Investigator): New drugs to prevent premature ageing and side effects of chemotherapy (2015 - 2018)

  • Paul F. Glenn Postdoctoral Fellowship, Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Molecular dynamics of Sirtuin enzymes (2010 - 2014)

  • National Institute of Health Quantitative Chemical Biology Fellowship, Stanford University: Polyketide biosynthesis (2005 - 2008)

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