Welcome to the Chattopadhyay Laboratory


Membrane and GPCR Biophysics and Biology

















                        Curriculum Vitae




  • Parijat Sarkar awarded Sun Pharma Science Scholar Award-2018 in Biomedical Sciences
  • Prof. Amitabha Chattopadhyay has been invited to deliver a lecture at the Aegean Conference "13th International Conference on Pathways, Networks and Systems Medicine" to be held at Chania, Crete, Greece
  • Our seminal paper on the role of membrane cholesterol in GPCR function has attained the 200 citation mark ! (Pucadyil and Chattopadhyay (2004) Biochim. Biophys. Acta (Biomembranes) 1663: 188-200) Click here to download











Biophysical Society Thematic Meeting on Lipid-protein Interactions in Membranes: Implications for Health and Disease

                       Meeting Report


SERB Distinguished Fellow
Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology
Uppal Road, Hyderabad, India
Phone: +91-40-2716-0059, 2719-2578
Fax: +91-40-2716-0311, +91-40-2716-0591
E-mail: amit@ccmb.res.in


Distinguished Visiting Professor
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai

Adjunct Professor
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

Adjunct Professor
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata

Adjunct Professor
School of Applied Sciences
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia

Adjunct Professor
Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

Adjunct Professor
Special Centre for Molecular Medicine
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Honorary Professor
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore

Prof. Amitabha Chattopadhyay Ph.D. (Stony Brook) FTWAS, FRSB, FRSC, FNA, FNASc, FASc
Prof. Amitabha Chattopadhyay has been elected to the Fellowship of The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)



  • Exploring endocytosis and intracellular trafficking of the serotonin1A receptor (Article)
  • Effect of local anesthetics on the organization and dynamics of hippocampal membranes Click here to download
  • Feature Article on exploring GPCR-lipid interactions by molecular dynamics simulations Click here to download
  • Microstrucutre and dynamics of water at the membrane interface probed utilizing Terahertz spectroscopy Click here to download
  • Entry of Mycobacterium into host cells mediated by membrane sphingolipids Click here to download