Tatini Rakshit

   Telephone +91-33-2335 5706/07/08 (extn: 268)

Educational Background:

  • B.Sc. and M. Sc. (Chemistry), Jadavpur University (2003-2008)
  • Ph. D., Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata (2014)

Professional Background:

  • Post-Doctoral Training: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, USA (2014 – 2016)

  • Post-Doctoral Training: National Cancer Institute, NIH, USA (2016 – 2018)

  • DST Inspire Faculty (November 2018-till date) :Department of Chemical, Biological & Macro-Molecular Sciences , SNBNCBS

Research Interests:

Studying Biomolecular interactions using Single Molecule Detection (SMD) Approach

  • Biophysical characteristics of extracellular vesicles towards the discovery of novel biomarkers for Cancer

  • Nano-mechanical Properties of biomolecules

  • Solid state protein based bioelectronics



Significant Recent Publications: 

  • T. Rakshit, S. Senapati, V. Parmer, B. Sahu, A. Maeda, P. S. -H. Park, Adaptations in rod outer egment disc membranes in response to environmental lighting conditions, BBA - Molecular Cell Research, 2017, 1864,1691-1702
  • T. Rakshit, P. S. -H. Park, Impact of Reduced Rhodopsin Expression on the Structure of Rod Outer Segment Disc Membranes, Biochemistry, 2015, 54, 2885-2894

  • T. Rakshit, S. Banerjee, S. Mishra, R. Mukhopadhyay, Nanoscale Mechano-Electronic Behavior of a Metalloprotein as a Variable of Metal Content, Langmuir, 2013, 29, 12511-12519

  • T. Rakshit, R. Mukhopadhyay, Solid-State Electron Transport in Mn-, Co-, Holo- and Cu- Ferritins: Force-Induced Modulation is Inversely Linked to the Protein Conductivity, Journal of Colloid & Interface Science 2012, 388, 282-292

  • T. Rakshit, R. Mukhopadhyay, Tuning Band Gap of Holoferritin by Metal Core Reconstitution with Cu, Co, and Mn, Langmuir 2011, 27(16), 9681-9686

  • T. Rakshit, S. Banerjee, R. Mukhopadhyay, Near-metallic Behavior of Warm Holoferritin Molecules on Gold(111) Surface, Langmuir 2010, 26(20), 16005-16012

Personal Home Page
Faculty Page