Assistant Professor, Department of Biology
Office: Simon Hall 220C
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago, 1996
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center,
Purdue University, 1999-2005
Structure and assembly of enveloped, RNA viruses
Alphavirus Structure and Assembly
Snyder, A. J., Sokoloski, K. J., and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2012) Mutating conserved cysteines in the alphavirus E2 glycoprotein causes virus-specific assembly defects. J. Virol. 86(6):3100-11. [article]
Sokoloski, K. J., Hayes, C. A., Dunn, M. P., Balke, J. L., Hardy, R. W.*, and Mukhopadhyay, S.* (2012) Sindbis Virus Infectivity Improves During the Course of Infection in Both Mammalian and Mosquito Cells. Virus Research, 167(1):26-33. [article]
Cheng, F., Tsvetkova, I. B., Khuong, Y., Moore, A., Arnold, R. J., Goicochea, N. L., Dragnea, B., and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2012) The packaging of different cargo into enveloped viral nanoparticles. Molecular Pharmaceutics, in press. [article]
Snyder, A. J. and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2012) The Alphavirus E3 protein functions in a clade-specific manner. Journal of Virology, in press.
Zlotnick, A. and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2011) Assembly, allostery, and antivirals. Trends Microbiol. 19(1): 14-23.
Generating enveloped virus-like particles with in vitro assembled cores.
Cheng F, Mukhopadhyay S.
Virology. 2011 Feb 18. [Epub ahead of print]
Parrott, M. M., Sitarski, S. A., Arnold, R. J., Picton, L. K., Hill, R. B., and Mukhopadhyay, S. (2008) Role of Conserved Cysteines in the Alphavirus E3 Protein.J. Virol. published ahead of print on 24 December 2008, doi:10.1128/JVI.02158-08.
Goicochea, N.L., De, M., Rotello, V. M., Mukhopadhyay, S., and Dragnea, B. (2007) Core-like Particles of an Enveloped Animal Virus Can Self-assemble Efficiently on Artificial Templates. Nano Lett. 7(8):2281-90.
Mukhopadhyay, S., Zhang, W., Gabler, S., Chipman, P. R., Strauss, E. G., Strauss, J. H., Baker, T. S., Kuhn, R. J., and Rossmann, M. G. (2006) Mapping the Structure and Function of the E1 and E2 Glycoproteins in Alphaviruses, Structure 14(1):63-73.