Sarojini Naidu College for Women

Affiliated to West Bengal State University

Govt Sponsored, Estd. 1956, UGC

NAAC Re-accredited with Grade "A" (3rd Cycle)

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Dr. Jharna Barman Nandy

Dr. Jharna Barman Nandy

Dr. Jharna Barman Nandi

Dr. Jharna Barman Nandi


Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry




  1. Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Organic Chemistry, Uppsala University, Nov 2007
  2. Master of Science (M. Sc.) in Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, 2001
  3. Bachelor of Science (B. Sc. Hons.) in Chemistry, Calcutta University, 1999

Research experience:

  1. June 2017 – Present: Assistant Professor, Sarojini Naidu College for Women, Kolkata
  2. February 2014– January 2015: Visiting scientist; Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
  3. March 2008 – August 2010: Postdoctoral fellow; National Cancer Institute, USA
Journal Articles

  1. Nandi, J. B. Emergence of Oligonucleotide Drugs. Indian Science Cruiser, 2020, 34, 31.
  2. Barman, J. Targeting Cancer Cells using Aptamers: Cell-SELEX Approach and Recent Advancements. RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 11724 - 11732.
  3. Barman, J.; Gurav, D.; Oommen, O. P. and Varghese O. P. 2'-N-Guanidino,4'-C-Ethylene Bridged Thymidine (GENA-T) modified Oligonucleotide Exhibits Triplex Formation with Excellent Enzymatic Stability., RSC Adv., 2015, DOI: 10.1039/c4ra14721a.