Tapas Chakraborty


  • Jing Cai, Lu Li, Lingyun Song, Lang Xie, Feng Luo, Shaohua Sun, Tapas Chakraborty, Linyan Zhou, Deshou Wang.
    Effects of long term antiprogestine mifepristone (RU486) exposure on sexually dimorphic lncRNA expression and gonadal masculinization in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus)
    Aquatic Toxicology, Volume 215, October 2019, 105289
  • Tapas Chakraborty, Sipra Mohapatra, Lin Yan Zhou, Kohei Ohta, Takahiro Matsubara, Taisen Iguchi, Yoshitaka Nagahama.
    Estrogen Receptor β2 Oversees Germ Cell Maintenance and Gonadal Sex Differentiation in Medaka, Oryzias latipes
    StemCellReports Volume 13, Issue 2, 13 August 2019, Pages 419-433


  • S. Sun, J. Cai, W.Tao, L. Wu, Tapas Chakraborty, L. Y. Zhou, D. S. Wang.
    Comparative transcriptome profiling and characterization of gene expression for ovarian differentiation under RU486 treatment.
    General and Comparative Endocrinology. 261: 166-173 [#Authors contributed equally, Corresponding author] (Impact Factor: 2.58).
  • M.A.N. Reza, Sipra Mohapatra, S. Shimizu, S. Kitamura, S. Harakawa, H. Kawakami, K. Nakayama, E. Sawayama, T. Matsubara, K. Ohta, T. Chakraborty.
    Molecular cloning, characterization and expression analysis of complement components in red sea bream (Pagrus major) after Edwardsiella tarda and red sea bream Iridovirus (RSIV) challenge.
    Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 82:286-295 [Corresponding author] (Impact Factor: 3.38).


  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Reza M.A.N., Shimizu S., Matsubara T., Ohta K.
    Short-term starvation and realimentation helps stave off Edwardsiella tarda infection in red sea bream (Pagrus major).
    Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology: Volume 206, April 2017, Pages 42-53
  • Chakraborty T., Mohapatra S., Tobayama M., Ohta K., Ryu Y.W., Kazeto Y., Ohta K., Zhou L.Y., Nagahama Y., Matsubara T.
    Hatching enzymes disrupt aberrant gonadal degeneration by the autophagy/apoptosis cell fate decision.
    Scientific Reportsvolume 7, Article number: 3183.


  • Zhou L.Y., Luo F., Fang X., Charkraborty T., Wu L., Wei J., Wang D.S.
    Blockage of Progestin physiology disrupts ovarian differentiation in XX Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).
    Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 473(1):29-34.
  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Kacem R.H., Shimizu S., Matsubara T., Ohta K.
    Starvation: An Alternate Measure to Improve Immunity and Physiology of Red Sea Bream during Edwardsiella tarda Infection.
    Journal of Aquatic Research and Development S2:007. [# Authors contributed equally].
  • Zhou, L., Charkraborty, T., Zhou, Q., Mohapatra, S., Nagahama, Y. and Zhang, Y.
    Rspo1-activated signalling molecules are sufficient to induce ovarian differentiation in XY medaka (Oryzias latipes).
    Scientific Reports volume 6, Article number: 19543
  • Chakraborty, T., Zhou, L.Y., Chaudhari, A., Iguchi, T. and Nagahama, Y.
    Dmy initiates masculinity by altering Gsdf/Sox9a2/Rspo1 expression in medaka (Oryzias latipes).
    Scientific Reports volume 6, Article number: 19480


  • Qiu Y., Sun S., Chakraborty T., Wu L., Sun L., Wei J., Nagahama Y., Wang D. S., Zhou L. Y.
    Figla favors ovarian differentiation in a teleosts, Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).
    Plos One. 10(4): e0123900 [# Authors contributed equally].
  • Qui, Y., Sun, S., Charkraborty, T., Sun, L., Wei, J., Nagahama, Y., Wang, D. and Zhou, L.
    Fig1α favors ovarian differentiation by antagonizing spermatogenesis in a teleost, Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).
    PloS One 10: e0123900
  • Mohapatra, S., Chakraborty, T., Shimizu, S., Urasaki, S., Matsubara, T., Nagahama, Y. and Ohta, K.
    Starvation beneficially influences the liver physiology and nutrient metabolism in Edwardsiella tarda infected red sea bream (Pagrus major).
    Comp. Biochem. Physiol. Part A: Mol. Integr. Physiol. 189: 1-10
  • Mohapatra, S., Charkraborty, T., Miyagawa, S., Zhou, L., Ohta, K., Iguchi, T. and Nagahama, Y.
    Steroid responsive regulation of IFNg2 alternative splicing and its possible role in germ cell proliferation in medaka.
    Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 400: 61-70


  • Yu X., Wu L., Xie L., Yang S., Chakraborty T., Shi H., Wang D. S., Zhou L. Y.
    Characterisation of two paralogous StAR genes in a teleost, Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).
    Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 392: 152-162.
  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Prusty A. K., Pani Prasad K., Mohanta K. N.
    Dietary multispecies probiotic supplementation enhances the immuno-hematological responses and reduces mortality by Aeromonas hydrophila in Labeo rohita fingerlings.
    Journal of World Aquaculture Society. 45(5): 532-544 [# Authors contributed equally, Corresponding author].
  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Prusty A. K., Pani Prasad K., Mohanta K. N.
    Beneficial effects of dietary probiotics mixture on hemato-immunology and cell apoptosis of Labeo rohita fingerlings reared at higher water temperatures.
    Plos One 9(6): e100929 [# Authors contributed equally, Corresponding author].


  • Mohapatra S., Chakraborty T., Prusty A. K., Kumar K., Pani Prasad K., Mohanta K. N.
    Fenvalerate induced stress mitigation by dietary supplementation of multispecies probiotic mixture in a tropical freshwater fish, Labeo rohita (Hamilton)
    Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology. 104: 28-37 [# Authors contributed equally, Corresponding author].
  • Zhou, L.Y., Wang, D.S., Charkraborty, T., Mohapatra, S. and Nagahama, Y.
    R-spondins are involved in the ovarian differentiation in a teleost, medaka (Oryzias latipes)
    BMC Dev. Biol. 12: 36


  • Chakraborty T., Katsu Y., Zhou L. Y., Miyagawa S., Nagahama Y., Iguchi T.
    Estrogen receptors in medaka (Oryzias latipes) and estrogenic environmental contaminants: An in vitro–in vivo correlation.
    Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 123:115–121.