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Biochemist

Alok Kumar Datta, Indian Biochemist. Research fellow Banaras Hindu University, Banaras, India, 1970-1974, postdoctoral fellow ORNL, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 1974-1976. Member Society Biological Chemists, Society Cell Biology.

Background

Datta, Alok Kumar was born on November 10, 1946 in Jabalpur, India. Son of Amal Kumar and Gita (Bose) Datta.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Calcutta University, India, 1967. Master of Science, Calcutta University, India, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Calcutta University, India, 1974.

Career

Research officer, Bose Institute, Calcutta, India, 1977-1978; research associate, U. North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1979-1984; scientist, Indian Institute Chemical Biology, Calcutta, 1984-1988; assistant director, Indian Institute Chemical Biology, Calcutta, 1988-1996; deputy director, Indian Institute Chemical Biology, Calcutta, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Society Biological Chemists, Society Cell Biology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cricket, soccer, music, traveling.

Connections

Married Sanghamitra Basu, November 25, 1977. Children: Arpita, Ayan.

father:
Amal Kumar Datta

mother:
Gita (Bose) Datta

spouse:
Sanghamitra Basu

child:
Arpita Datta

child:
Ayan Datta