Debrup Chakraborty, Ph.D.

Pharmacology & Toxicology
1355 Bogue Street, B420 Life Science Bldg.
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-432-0238


Research Interests: The mechanism of obesity/fat induced transformation of non-tumorigenic cells in to cancer like cells



Sarveswaran S, Chakraborty D, Chitale D, Sears R, Ghosh J. Inhibition of 5-lipoxygenase selectively triggers disruption of c-Myc signaling in prostate cancer cells. J Biol Chem. 2015 Feb 20;290(8):4994-5006. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M114.599035. Epub 2014 Dec 24.

Debrup Chakraborty,KausikBishayee,SamratGhosh,RaktimBiswas,SushilKumarMandal,

Anisur RahmanKhuda Bukhsh. [6]-Gingerol induces caspase 3 dependent apoptosis and autophagy in cancer cells: Drug–DNA interaction and expression of certain signal genes in HeLa cells European Journal of Pharmacology.  2012 Nov 5;694(1-3):20-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2012.08.001. Epub 2012 Aug 24.

Chakraborty D, Mukherjee A, Sikdar S, Paul A, Ghosh S, Khuda-Bukhsh AR. [6]-Gingerol isolated from ginger attenuates sodium arsenite induced oxidative stress and plays a corrective role in improving insulin signaling in mice.Toxicol Lett. 2012 Apr 5;210(1):34-43. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2012.01.002. Epub 2012 Jan 10.