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Research Conducted at SGCCRI: 

Objectives
Cancer Epidemiology & Cancer Registry
Development of an Atlas of Cancer in India  (NCRP, ICMR)
Population Based Cancer Registry (PBCR), Kolkata
Activities of Special Cell for PBCRs of NE India
Development of Hospital based Cancer Registry
Multi-Centric Clinical Studies
Global Atlas Project: With CRT, Oxford, UK
Case Control Studies with Breast Cancer: With CFI
Evaluation of  degree of association of various parameters in Breast Cancer: With CNCI
Phase II and III Clinical Trials
A Prospective, Comparative, Randomized Multicenteric Phase III study of Rituximab in Patients with Non Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, PI- Dr. R. N Ghosh, SGCCRI, Sponsor: Intas Pharmaceuticals
A Phase II Clinical Study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of NRC - AN - 019 in cancer patients failing standard prior therapies, PI- Dr Samir Bhattacharyya, SGCCRI, Sponsor: NATCO Pharma Limited
A randomized, Multi-dose, multicenter Comparative Parallel Study of Intravenous Infusion of Rituximab (Hetero) and Reference Medicinal Product (Rituximab, Roche) in Indian Patients of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (HERILY Study), PI- Dr. R. N Ghosh, SGCCRI, Sponsor: HETERO Drugs Limited
Clinical trials on treatment methodology
A prospective non-randomised trial of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of cervix uteri of stage IB2, IIA, IIB pretreated with three cycles of Neo Adjuvant Chemotherapy (NACT) followed by surgery after down-staging to stage IB1 followed by active surveillance- Dr N R Mondal, Dr R Roy Chowdhury, Dr Biman Chakrabarti, Dr T Chatterjee, Dr J Basak (Dept of Gynaecological Oncology SGCCRI)
Basic Research on Cancer Biology
To identify susceptibility alleles in development of oral cancers: With IICB, Kolkata
To find the role of reactive oxygen species in development of human gastric cancers and to find suitable chemo-preventive agents: With IICB, Kolkata
Development of HPV Vaccine prototypes – molecular epidemiology of HPV types prevalent in India: With CFI, Kolkata
Basic Research on Cancer Biology (ongoing)
Association of genetic polymorphism of matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and their expression in epithelial ovarian cancer. Dr Susri Ray Chaudhuri PhD (Research Associate), IICB, Dr Snehaswikta Swarnakar, Senior Scientist IICB, Dr Rahul Roy Chowdhury MRCOG, SGCCRI Thakurpukur [ ICMR funded project]
Microscopic Evaluation and Staging of Precancerous and Cancerous oral Tissue and its correlation with expression level of some proteins: A Mechanistic approach. Dr Aparna Laskar IICB, Dr Saradindu Ghosh, SGCCRI Thakurpukur
Variation in Human Gene Expression among women from four states of India: genomic correlates, gene regulation, and impact on HPV 16 related cervical cancer pathogenesis-Dr Sharmila Sengupta, Professor, National Institute of Biomedical Genomics, Dr Rahul Roy Chowdhury, Dr N R Mondal, SGCCRI.
Understanding non- Hereditary Pediatric colorectal cancer” – Dr Kartiki Desai, National Institute of Biomedical Genomics, Kalyani and Dr A Gupta SGCCRI
Evaluating the gene expression profile of breast cancer stem cells which are resistant to conventional chemotherapeutic drugs - Dr Urmi Chatterji, Department of Zoology, Calcutta University, Dr Apurba Ghosh, SGCCRI
HPV 16 Methylome, methylation and gene expression status of host genes: influence on cervical cancer pathogenesis.- Dr Rahul Roy Chowdhury, SGCCRI and Dr Sharmila Sengupta NIBMG
HPV in Head Neck Squamous cell Carcinoma (HN- SCC): Clinico- Pathologic management correlation - Dr Samir Bhattacharyya, SGCCRI and Dr Saradindu Ghosh SGCCRI
Identification of prognostic markers of human breast cancer towards metastasis in East Indian population: A special focus to immune regulatory molecules- Dr. Arnab Gupta, SGCCRI and  Mr. Arindam Bhattacharya, Assistant Professor, CU
Role of TGFβ-_-Receptor-II In Carcinogenesis of Breast Cancer And Its Correlation With Histological And Immunohistochemical Features- Dr. Arnab Gupta, SGCCRI, Mr. Arindam Bhattacharya, Assistant Professor, CU and Dr Palash Kumar Mandal, Associate Professor, Pathology, NBMCH  Hony. Consultant pathologist, SGCC & RI
Mechanistic study of anti- Carcinogenic activity of Sesbania grandiflora flower extract - Dr R N Ghosh SGCCRI and Ms Rajneeta Roy, IICB,
Evaluation of Molecular mechanisms towards anti leukemic activity of indigenous Andrographolide derivative - Dr R N Ghosh SGCCRI and Mr Deepak Kumar, IICB

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