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Prof. Aloke K. Dutta   Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Wayne State University Room   number:         3128 259    Mack     Avenue Detroit,       MI  -  48202      Email: Phone: 313-577-1064          Fax: 313-577-2033




Press News: Recently our research on antidepressant and parkinson's disease has been cited in many news....

1. Research Cited in the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Newsletter Publication.

2. News release on novel antidepressant and antiparkinsonian drug discovery in Crain’s Detroit Business Newspaper.

3. Research published in Wayne State New Science Magazine

4. News release by WSU( )



7. Triple Uptake Inhibitor in the C & EN News











18. Detroit CBS Local News

19. In the Newsdrome



22. In the Researchcorridor

23. In the Research @ Wayne on the Facebook


Dutta Group News

Congratulations to Dr. Shah, Dr. Voshavar and Ms. Xu  for their Journal of Neurochemistry paper, May 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Modi for his JMC paper, Feb 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Sharma, Dr. Santra, and Dr. Debnath for their BMC paper, January 2014

Congratulation to Gyan Modi and Mrudang Shah for successfully defending their Ph.D. dissertation, December 2013

Prof. Dutta, Dr. Santra and Mr. Modi attended the Grand Challenges in Parkinson Disease Symposium, September 18, 2013, Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Prof. Dutta attended the CNS conference, Boston, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. Santra, Ms. Xu, Mr. Shah and Dr. Johnson for their ACS Chemical Neuroscience Paper, August, 2013.

Mr. Gyan Modi and Dr. Horrick Sharma presented their research at the Mid-Atlantic Graduate Student Symposium, June 9, 2013.

New graduate students Asma Elmabruk, Dan Luo and Fahd Dholkawala joined the group. Welcome abroad guys!!!

Dr. Mark. A. Johnson has accepted a post-doctoral position at the Scripps Research Institute (Florida).

Congratulation to Mark A. Johnson for successfully defending his Ph.D. dissertation, December 2012 (Pics).

Congratulation to Dr. Gogoi, Dr. Biswas and Mr. Gyan Modi for their ACS Med. Chem. Paper, November 2012.

The Dutta Lab welcomes newest member Dr. Banibrata Das, November 2012.

Congratulations to Dr. Santra for his Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Arch Pharmacol Paper, October, 2012.

Congratulation to Dr. Santra, Dr. Gogoi and Dr. Gopishetty for their ChemMedChem paper, October 2012.

Congratulation to Mark Johnson for his J. Med. Chem. Paper, August 2012

Professor Dutta has been appointed to serve on the newly chartered Drug Discovery for the Nervous System Study Section as a charter member, June 2012.

Post-doctoral fellows Dr. Santra, Dr. Gopishetty and graduate student Mr. Johnson, Mr. Modi have attended 243rd ACS Meeting at San Diego, CA, March 26-29, 2012 (Pics)

The Dutta Lab welcomes newest members Dr. Horrick Sharma, Dr. Voshavar Chandrashekhar and Liping Xu, January 2012.

The Dutta Lab welcomes newest member Dr. Shahid Islam, December 2011.

The NIH has awarded a $2.15 million grant for Reasearch on Parkinson's Disease to Prof. Dutta, September 2011.

Dr. Sanjib Gogoi has accepted a Scientist C position at the CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat, Assam, India, September 2011.

Graduate Student Mr. Gyan Prakash Modi has successfully cleared his Ph.D. candidacy examination, August 2011.

The Dutta lab welcomes newest member Mr. Mrudang Kumar Shah, July 2011.

Congratulation to Dr. Gopishetty and Dr. Gogoi for their Tetrahedron Asymmetry Paper, June 2011.

Thanks to all for participating in the making of WSU AAPS Student Chapter Video.

Congratulation to Dr. Gogoi for his ChemMedChem Paper 2011.

Congratulation to Mr. Mark Johnson for receiving Graduate Professional Scholarship, March 2011.

Congratulation to Dr. Gopishetty, Dr. Santra, Mr. Johnson, Mr. Modi for their J. Med. Chem Paper 2011.

Prof. Dutta, post-doctoral fellows Dr. Santra, Dr. Gopishetty and graduate student Mr. Johnson have attended 240th ACS meeting at Boston, MA, August 22-26, 2010 (Pics).

Graduate student Mark Johnson has successfully cleared his Ph.D. candidacy examination, August, 2010.

Joy Debnath joined the group as a post-doctoral fellow on March 18, 2010.


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