Dr. Prasun K. Datta is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at the Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Datta received his B.Sc (Hons) and M.Sc degrees from the University of Calcutta, India. Dr. Datta received his doctoral degree from University of Calcutta in the field of Molecular Cytogenetics. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Medicine. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and Chicago Medical School, N. Chicago, Illinois.Dr. Datta has been then recipient of Career Development Award (K01) from the national Institute of Drug Abuse, NIH. His research interest is the area of HIV-1 pathogenesis and NeuroAIDS which is funded by grants from NIH Dr. Datta serves as an Editor for the journals PloS One and Brain Disorders and Therapy.


Prasun K Datta, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience


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