Asish Saha, PhD

shaha-picAssociate Professor of Medicine; Co-Director, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Core

Graduate School: University of Calcutta, India

Ph.D. in Biochemistry, University of Calcutta, India

Post-doctoral: University of Pittsburgh, Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, School of Medicine

Areas of interest: Fuel Sensing and Insulin Resistance; AMPK/malonyl CoA mechanism in mammalian tissues and the role of its dysregulation in the pathogenesis of the metabolic syndrome


  • Recipient of WHO Fellowship
  • Established investigator of Boston area Diabetes Endocrinology Research Center


November 6, 2008
Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine