ICMR-National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases

आई सी एम आर - राष्ट्रीय कॉलरा और आंत्र रोग संस्थान

Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India
स्वास्थ्य अनुसंधान विभाग, स्वास्थ्य और परिवार कल्याण मंत्रालय, भारत सरकार
WHO Collaborating Centre For Research and Training On Diarrhoeal Diseases

NICED : Scientists

Dr. Surajit Basak

Dr. Surajit Basak


General Information
Name Dr. Surajit Basak
Designation Scientist C
Date of joining ICMR 6th December 2017
Date of joining present post: 6th December 2017
Discipline:  Bioinformatics
Email : basaksurajit@gmail.com
Academic Qualification  
Graduation: Chemistry (Calcutta University)
Post Graduation : Chemistry (Calcutta University)
Doctoral (Bose Institute/Jadavpur University)




  1. Banerjee R, Roy A, Basak S. HIV progression depends on codon and amino acid usage profile of envelope protein and associated host-genetic influence. Front Microbiol. 2017 Jun 15;8:1083.  Pubmed
  2. Begum T, Ghosh TC, Basak S. Systematic Analyses & Prediction of Human Drug Side Effect Associated Proteins from the Perspective of Protein Evolution. Genome Biol Evol. 2017 Feb 1;9(2):337-350.  Pubmed


  1. Deb S, Basak S. Variation in synonymous codon usage in Paenibacillus sp. 32O-W genome. Bioinformation. 2016 Dec 1;12(11):396-399.   Pubmed
  2. Saha K, Sinha RK, Basak S, Sinha S. ISSR Fingerprinting to Ascertain the Genetic Relationship of Curcuma sp. of Tripura. American J Plant Sci. 2016; 7: 259-266.


  1. Banerjee R, Roy A, Das S, Basak S. Similarity of currently circulating H1N1 virus with the 2009 pandemic clone: Viability of an imminent pandemic. Infect Genet Evol. 2015 Jun; 32:107-112. Pubmed
  2. Deb S, Basak S. Comparative study of codon usage pattern and compositional distribution between whole genome and virulence gene set of Vibrio cholerae N16961. Comp Mol Bio. 2015; 5:1-4.
  3. Ray Choudhury P, Basak S, Sil SK. Host based specialization in Aphis Gossypii Glover, evidenced from DNA barcode studies from Tripura, North-East India. J Appl Biosci. 2015; 41: 33-39.


  1. Banerjee R, Das B, Balakrish Nair G, Basak S. Dynamics in genome evolution of Vibrio cholerae. Infect Genet Evol. 2014 Apr; 23:32-41.  Pubmed


  1. Ghosh P, Naha A, Basak S, Ghosh S, Ramamurthy T, Koley H, Nandy RK, Shinoda S, Watanabe H, Mukhopadhyay AK. Haitian Variant tcpA in Vibrio cholerae O1 El Tor strains of Kolkata, India. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Mar; 52(3):1020-1021. Pubmed
  2. Labala RK, Das S, Basak S. ASRDb: A comprehensive resource for archaeal stress response genes. Bioinformation. 2013 Jul 12; 9(12):650-655.  Pubmed


  1. Dasgupta A, Banerjee R, Das S, Basak S. Evolutionary perspective on the origin of Haitian cholera outbreak strain. J Biomol Struct Dyn. 2012; 30(3):338-346.  Pubmed
  2. Banerjee R, Roy A, Ahmad F, Das S, Basak S. Evolutionary Patterning of Hemagglutinin Gene Sequence of 2009 H1N1 Pandemic. J Biomol Struct Dyn. 2012; 29(4):733-742.  Pubmed


  1. Ghosh S, Chakraborty K, Nagaraja T, Basak S, Koley H, Dutta S, Mitra U, Das S. An adhesion protein of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi is required for pathogenesis and potential target for vaccine development. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Feb 22; 108(8):3348-3353.  Pubmed


  1. Basak S, Mukhopadhyay P, Gupta SK, Ghosh TC. Genomic adaptation of prokaryotic organisms at high temperature. Bioinformation. 2010 Feb 28;4(8):352-356.  Pubmed


  1. Sinha NK, Roy A, Das B, Das S, Basak S. Evolutionary complexities of swine flu H1N1 gene sequences of 2009. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009 Dec 18; 390(3):349-351.  Pubmed
  2. Basak S, Banerjee R, Mukherjee I, Das S. Influence of domain architecture and codon usage pattern on the evolution of virulence factors of Vibrio cholerae. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2009 Feb 20; 379(4):803-805.  Pubmed


  1. Basak S, Mukherjee I, Choudhury M, Das S. Unusual codon usage bias in lowly expressed genes of Vibrio cholerae. Bioinformation 2008; 3(5): 213-217.  Pubmed
  2. Mukhopadhyay P, Basak S, Ghosh TC. Differential Selective Constraints Shaping Codon Usage Pattern of Housekeeping and Tissue-specific Homologous Genes of Rice and Arabidopsis. DNA Res. 2008 Dec; 15(6):347-356.  Pubmed
  3. Kahali B, Basak S, Ghosh TC. Delving deeper into the unexpected correlation between gene expressivity and codon usage bias of Escherichia coli genome. J Biomol Struct Dyn. 2008 Jun; 25(6):655-661.  Pubmed


  1. Basak S, Roy S, Ghosh TC. On the origin of synonymous codon usage divergence between thermophilic and mesophilic prokaryotes. FEBS Lett. 2007 Dec 22; 581(30):5825-5830.
  2. Mukhopadhyay P, Basak S, Ghosh TC. Nature of selective constraints on synonymous codon usage of rice differs in GC-poor and GC-rich genes. Gene. 2007 Oct 1; 400(1-2):71-81.  Pubmed
  3. Mukhopadhyay P, Basak S, Ghosh TC. Synonymous codon usage in different protein secondary structural classes of human genes: Implication for increased non-randomness of GC3 rich genes towards protein stability. J Biosci. 2007 Aug; 32(5):947-963  Pubmed
  4. Kahali B, Basak S, Ghosh TC. Reinvestigating the codon and amino acid usage of S. cerevisiae genome: A new insight from protein secondary structure analysis. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007 Mar 16; 354(3):693-699.   Pubmed


  1. Basak S, Ghosh TC. Temperature Adaptation of Synonymous Codon Usage in Different Functional Categories of Genes: A Comparative Study between homologous genes of Methanococcus jannaschii and Methanococcus maripaludis. FEBS Lett. 2006 Jul 10; 580(16):3895-3899 Pubmed
  2. Joy F, Basak S, Gupta SK, Das PJ, Ghosh SK, Ghosh TC. Compositional correlations in canine genome reflect similarity with human genes. J Biochem Mol Biol. 2006 May 31; 39(3):240-246.  Pubmed


  1. Gupta SK, Banerjee T, Basak S, Sahu K, Sau S, Ghosh TC. Studies on codon usage in Thermoplasma acidophilum and its possible implications on the occurrences of lateral gene transfer. J Basic Microbiol 2005; 45(5): 344-354.  Pubmed
  2. Basak S, Ghosh TC. On the origin of genomic adaptation at high temperature for prokaryotic organisms. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2005 May 13; 330(3):629-632.  Pubmed
  3. Basak S, Mandal S, Ghosh TC. Correlations between genomic GC levels and optimal growth temperatures: some comments. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2005 Feb 25; 327(4):969-970. Pubmed


  1. Basak S, Banerjee T, Gupta SK, Ghosh TC. Investigation on the Causes of Codon and Amino Acid Usages Variation Between Thermophilic Aquifex aeolicus and Mesophilic Bacillus subtilis. J Biomol Struct Dyn. 2004, 22(2): 205-214.  Pubmed
  2. Banerjee T, Basak S, Gupta SK, Ghosh TC. Evolutionary Forces in Shaping the Codon and Amino Acid Usages in Blochmannia floridanus. J Biomol Struct Dyn. 2004, 22(1): 13-23.  Pubmed