Group Members

 

Sanjukta Chakraborty, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator

Dr. Sanjukta Chakraborty is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medical Physiology, College of Medicine at Texas A&M University Health Science Center. Her research program is focused on inflammation mediated changes in lymphatic microenvironment and how that contributes to metabolic diseases and cancer metastasis. In particular the lab is leveraging on cross-disciplinary concepts in molecular cancer genetics, lymphatic biology, inflammatory signaling mechanisms and metabolic regulation to develop integrative approaches in mitigating cancer metastasis and metabolic disorders. Dr. Chakraborty serves on the editorial board of Oral Oncology and Frontiers in Vascular Physiology

Selected Awards

  • Microcirculatory Society Award for Outstanding Young Investigator (2018)
  • Microcirculatory Society Award for Excellence in Lymphatic Research (2013)
  • CVH Rao Memorial Medal for Best Ph.D Dissertation (2009)

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Research Personnel

Subhashree Kumaravel, Ph.D

Subhashree Kumaravel, Ph.D
Postdoctoral Research Associate

Lavanya Venkatswamy, Ph.D

Lavanya Venkatswamy, Ph.D
Lab Manager/Research Assistant

Cassidy Weeks
Undergraduate Research Thesis Scholar/ Lab Manager
Major: Biomedical Sciences
Class of 2019

Aishwarya Viswanathan
Masters Student
Program in Biotechnology
Class of 2020

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Undergraduate Researchers

Rachel Cargile

Rachel Cargile
Major: Biology
Class of 2019

Saurabh Dhole
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Class of 2020

Sumeet Singh
Major: Biology
Class of 2020

Catherine Seelig
Major: Chemical Engineering
Class of 2021

Rahul Chauhan

Rahul Chauhan
Major: Biomedical Sciences
Class of 2022

Lab Alumni

  • Catalina Lopez-Gelston, BS
  • Samuel Padgham
  • Daaniya Syeda