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
School of Clinical Medicine
Phone
(+61) 2 9385 1621
Location
4-10 South Street Research and Education Centre St. George Hospital Campus Kogarah, NSW 2217
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Li W; Lai K; Chopra N; Zheng Z; Das A; Diwan AD, 2022, 'Gut-disc axis: A cause of intervertebral disc degeneration and low back pain?', European Spine Journal, vol. 31, pp. 917 - 925, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-022-07152-8
    Journal articles | 2020
    Kim L-J; Chalmers TJ; Madawala R; Smith GC; Li C; Das A; Keung Poon EW; Wang J; Tucker SP; Sinclair DA; Quek L-E; Wu LE, 2020, 'Nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) deamidation by host-microbiome interactions', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2020.09.10.289561
    Journal articles | 2019
    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
    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 | 2017
    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
  • Preprints | 2020
    Kim L-J; Chalmers T; Smith G; Li C; Das A; Poon WKE; Wang J; Tucker S; Sinclair D; Quek L-E; Wu L, 2020, Nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) deamidation and indirect regulation of the NAD metabolome, http://dx.doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-87047/v1

  • 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)

Patents

  • Methods for enhancing vascular density (Application No. PCT/AU2017/051435

My Research Supervision

PhDs

ILPs

 

My Teaching

  • Animal Care and Ethics Course (14/129A), UNSW Sydney (2015 - present)
  • Invited Lecture (PHAR3251): Targeting PI3-kinase(s) in cancer, UNSW Sydney (2015)
  • Session 1 Practical (PHAR3251): PI3K Inhibition and Cancer Cell Growth, University of New South Wales, Australia (2015)
  • Session 2 Practical (PHAR3251): PI3  Inhibition and Cancer Cell Metastasis, University of New South Wales, Australia (2015)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology Teaching Certificate (2014)
  • Advanced Undergraduate Seminar Course (7.341): Unraveling the Molecular Mechanisms of Aging and Age-related Diseases, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA (2013)
  • General Chemistry (CHEM 31A/B), Stanford University, USA (2004)