Name: Dibyendu Samanta

Country: United States


Department of Biochemistry,
Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

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School of Bioscience,
Sir J. C. Bose Laboratory Complex,
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India.

Research Interests:

Protein engineering, membrane proteins, cell adhesion molecules, immune receptors.


  • Dibyendu earned master of science in Biological Sciences in 2003 and then studied ribosome assisted protein folding during his doctoral studies in the University of Calcutta, India. 
  • During post-doctoral study, he worked on structure-function relationship of membrane proteins at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA (2009-2015). 
  • In 2015, Dibyendu joined as an Assistant Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India. 
  • Currently his lab focuses on protein engineering and development of protein-based therapeutics. 
  • Dibyendu published his work in reputed international journals including: PNAS, JBC, Journal of Immunology, Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, Journal of Bacteriology etc.