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Santosh Ghosh, PhD

Santosh Ghosh, PhD

Senior Research Associate Department of Biological Sciences 216.368.6586 (o)


PhD, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, 2003
MSc, North Bengal University, Siliguri, India, 1996

About Dr. Ghosh

Dr. Ghosh is senior research associate in the Department of Biological Sciences.

Research Summary

Dr. Ghosh in interested in antimicrobial peptides, immunology, proteomics, bioinformatics, and microbiology.

Antimicrobial peptides; Immunology; Proteomics; Bioinformatics; Microbiology

Gupta S, Ghosh S.K., Scott ME, Brainbridge B, Jiang B, Lamont RJ, McCormick TS and Weinberg A [2010]. Fusobacterium nucleatum associated beta defensin inducer (FAD-I): Identification, Isolation, and Functional Evaluation. Journal of Biological Chemistry,285 (47),36523 -36531

Gin J, Kawsar HI, Hirsch SA, Zeng C, Xia X, Feng Z, Ghosh S.K., Zheng Q, Zhou A, McIntyre T and Weinberg A. [2010]: An Antimicrobial Peptide Regulates Tumor-Associated Macrophage Trafficking via the Chemokine Receptor CCR2, a Model for Tumorigenesis PLoS ONE 5(6): e10993. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0010993

Kawsar HI, Ghosh S.K., Hirsch SA, Koon HB, Weinberg A and Jin G [2010]: Expression of human beta-defensin-2 in intratumoral vascular endothelium and in endothelial cells induced by transforming growth factor beta. Peptides 31 195 -201

Ghosh, S. K., Gerken, T.A., Schneider, K.M., Feng, Z., McCormick, T.S., and Weinberg, A. [2007]. Quantification of Human beta-defensins-2 and -3 in Body Fluids: Application for Studies of Innate Immunity. Clinical Chemistry 53(4):757-765</p