Apurba Dutta

Apurba Dutta
  • Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
  • Associate Professor
  • School of Pharmacy - Administration
  • Department of Medicinal Chemistry

Contact Info

Del Shankel Structural Biology Center, Room 1083
2034 Becker Drive
Lawrence, KS 66047


Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Kansas, 1994, Lawrence, KS
Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Konstanz, 1992, Germany
Ph.D., North-Eastern Hill University, 1989, Shillong, India

Selected Publications

Pashikanti, S. Ukani, R. David, S. A., & Dutta, A. Total Synthesis and Structure-Activity Relationship Studies of the Cytotoxic Anhydrophytosphingosine Jaspine B (Pachastrissamine). Synthesis, 2017, 49, 2088 - 2100.

Foster, A. C., Li, Y. Runyan, S. Dinh, T. Venadas, S. Chen, J. Pashikanti, S. Dutta, A. Ehring, G. & Staubli, U. Activity of the enantiomers of erythro-3-hydroxyaspartate at glutamate transporters and NMDA receptors. J.Neurochem. 2016, 136, 692 - 697.

Selected Presentations

Dutta, A. (06-07-2019). A serine-derived second-generation chiron: Applications in the synthesis of drug-like molecular scaffolds. Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India