Sanjib Chowdhury, PhD, MS

Research Assistant Professor, Medicine

Sanjib Chowdhury
650 Albany St Evans Biomed Research Ctr


Dr. Sanjib Chowdhury is a Research Assistant Professor for the BU School of Medicine in the Section of Gastroenterology. Dr. Chowdhury received his PhD in Cancer Research and MS in Clinical & Translational Research from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, where he was previously an Assistant Professor of Surgery. He also attended the University of Calcutta where he received an MS & BS in Human Physiology.


  • University of Nebraska Medical Center, PhD
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center, MS
  • University of Calcutta, MSc
  • University of Calcutta, BSc


  • Published on 7/19/2018

    Sommer CA, Capilla A, Molina-Estevez FJ, Gianotti-Sommer A, Skvir N, Caballero I, Chowdhury S, Mostoslavsky G. Modeling APC mutagenesis and familial adenomatous polyposis using human iPS cells. PLoS One. 2018; 13(7):e0200657. PMID: 30024920.

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  • Published on 2/19/2018

    Datta S, Sherva RM, De La Cruz M, Long MT, Roy P, Backman V, Chowdhury S, Roy HK. Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Facilitated Down-Regulation of the Cohesin Stromal Antigen-1: Implications for Colorectal Cancer Racial Disparities. Neoplasia. 2018 03; 20(3):289-294. PMID: 29471289.

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  • Published on 1/10/2018

    Roy P, Chowdhury S, Roy HK. Exercise-induced myokines as emerging therapeutic agents in colorectal cancer prevention and treatment. Future Oncol. 2018 02; 14(4):309-312. PMID: 29318900.

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  • Published on 12/28/2017

    Robb CM, Kour S, Contreras JI, Agarwal E, Barger CJ, Rana S, Sonawane Y, Neilsen BK, Taylor M, Kizhake S, Thakare RN, Chowdhury S, Wang J, Black JD, Hollingsworth MA, Brattain MG, Natarajan A. Characterization of CDK(5) inhibitor, 20-223 (aka CP668863) for colorectal cancer therapy. Oncotarget. 2018 Jan 12; 9(4):5216-5232. PMID: 29435174.

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  • Published on 4/17/2017

    Bailey KL, Agarwal E, Chowdhury S, Luo J, Brattain MG, Black JD, Wang J. TGFß/Smad3 regulates proliferation and apoptosis through IRS-1 inhibition in colon cancer cells. PLoS One. 2017; 12(4):e0176096. PMID: 28414818.

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  • Published on 4/1/2017

    Datta S, Chowdhury S, Roy HK. Metabolism, microbiome and colorectal cancer. Aging (Albany NY). 2017 Apr; 9(4):1086-1087. PMID: 28455972.

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  • Published on 3/28/2017

    Cruz MD, Ledbetter S, Chowdhury S, Tiwari AK, Momi N, Wali RK, Bliss C, Huang C, Lichtenstein D, Bhattacharya S, Varma-Wilson A, Backman V, Roy HK. Metabolic reprogramming of the premalignant colonic mucosa is an early event in carcinogenesis. Oncotarget. 2017 Mar 28; 8(13):20543-20557. PMID: 28423551.

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  • Published on 3/26/2017

    Are C, Meyer B, Stack A, Ahmad H, Smith L, Qian B, Song T, Chowdhury S. Global trends in the burden of liver cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2017 Apr; 115(5):591-602. PMID: 28345140.

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  • Published on 2/13/2017

    Douaiher J, Ravipati A, Grams B, Chowdhury S, Alatise O, Are C. Colorectal cancer-global burden, trends, and geographical variations. J Surg Oncol. 2017 Apr; 115(5):619-630. PMID: 28194798.

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  • Published on 1/30/2017

    Are C, Ahmad H, Ravipati A, Croo D, Clarey D, Smith L, Price RR, Butte JM, Gupta S, Chaturvedi A, Chowdhury S. Global epidemiological trends and variations in the burden of gallbladder cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2017 Apr; 115(5):580-590. PMID: 28138977.

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