Ananya Dasgupta, PhD



Postdoctoral Researcher 

133 Irvine Hall
School of Medicine, UC Irvine, CA 92697


I obtained my Ph.D at National University of Singapore in 2017 with my works of in vitro electrophysiology in the hippocampus. I will join the Igarashi lab in early 2018.



Dasgupta A., Baby N., Krishna Kumar., Hakim M., Yuk Peng W., Behnisch T., Soong TW., Sajikumar S.,
2017, Substance P induces plasticity and synaptic tagging/capture in CA2: Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences

Chew B., Ryu J.R., Ng T., Ma D., Dasgupta A., Neo S.H., Zhao J., Zhong Z., Bichler Z., Sajikumar S. and
Goh E.L., 2015, Lentiviral silencing of GSK-3β in adult dentate gyrus impairs contextual fear memory
and synaptic plasticity, Frontiers in behavioral neuroscience

Shetty M.S., Sharma M., Hui N.S., Dasgupta A., Gopinadhan S. and Sajikumar S., 2015, Investigation of
synaptic tagging/capture and cross-capture using acute hippocampal slices from rodents, Journal of visualized experiments

Kalidasan V., Liu X., Ding J., Dasgupta A. and Sajikumar S., 2016, A combinatorial approach to enhance
the biocompatibility and heating efficiency of magnetic hyperthermia-Serum Albumin conjugated ferrimagneticmagnetite nanoparticles, MRS Advances