Karabi Dutta

Karabi Dutta


MSc (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)

Cell and Molecular Biology

Department of Zoology
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014
Email:- kdutta@gauhati.ac.in

Name- Dr. Karabi Dutta

Designation- Professor

Department- Zoology

Address- Quarter No.- 132, Gauhati University Campus

Mobile No.- 9954207512

e-mail- kdutta07@yahoo.com

Educational Qualificaon









Zoology (Cosmetic Toxicology)

Cotton College




Zoology (Cell and Molecular Biology)

Gauhati University




´╗┐Zoology (Hons.), Botany, Chemistry.


Gauhati University


Title of Ph.d Thesis - Effects of benzophenone on the haematology of Cavia porcellus and the possibility of revival with selected vitamin treatment.

1)  M.K. Bharali and K. Dutta (2010). Haematototxic and genotoxic effect of para- phenylenediamine after subchronic topical application in rats. The Bioscan 5(4) : 585-590.

2)  S. Choudhury, D. Brahma and K. Dutta (2010). Detection of Cytogenetic alteration and blood cell changes in natural populations of two selected Puntius species. Biodiversity and Human Welfare : 435-439.

3)  S. Choudhury, P. Saikia, N. Sougrakpam, D. Brahma and K. Dutta (2011). Assessment of morphometric variation and establishing taxonomic relationship among six species under Puntius genus. The Ecoscan : Vol 1(233-237).

4)  K. Ibsorani Devi, L. Somen Singh, N. Ibotombi Singh, K. Dutta and K. Chaoba Singh (2011). Biodiversity of sericigenous insects and their food plants in Manipur. The Ecoscan 5(1 & 2): 65-68.

5)  D. Brahma, S. Neli, P. Saikia, S. Choudhury and K. Dutta(2011). Morphological and productivity differences between Samia ricini, Samia canningi and their cross.

6)  B.K. singh, P.K. Baruah, K. Dutta and J.C. Mahanta (2011). Occurance of Phylloplane mycoflora on castor and kesseru during autumn and winter and its impact on rearing performance of Eri silkworm(Samia ricini D.). Journal of Applied Biosciences 37(2): 161-164.

7)  B.K. Singh, N.Tiken, P.K. Baruah, K.Dutta, S.N. Mishra, J.C. Mahanta and P. Jayaprakash (2011). Studies on rearing performance and economic traits of Eri silkworm (Samia ricini Donovan) on Castor and Kesseru: Prospects for sustainable utilization of by products. The Ecoscan: Vol 1: 305-308.

8)  M.K. Bharali and K.Dutta (2009). Hepatic histopathological abnormalities  in rats treated topically with Para- phenylene Diamine (PPD). Journal of Pharmocology and Toxicology 4(6): 221-228.

9)  K.Dutta, M. Das and T. Rahman (1993). Toxicological impacts of Benzophenone on the liver of Guinea Pig (Cavia porcellus). Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, Vol 50: 282-285.

10)                       P. Saikia, S. Choudhury, D. Brahma, N. Sougrakpam and K. Dutta (2011). Rearing performance of a population of wild tasar silkmoth, Antheraea frithi M. (LEPIDOPTERA: SATURNIIDAE) under in- situ outdoor and indoor captive conditions. The Ecoscan, Vol 1: 275-279.

11)                       B.K. Singh, P.K. Baruah, K. Dutta and J.C. Mahanta (2011): Studies on the phylloplane mycoflora of Castor and Kesseru during different seasons and their impact on rearing performance of Eri Silkworm (Samia ricini D). Bull. Ind. Acad. Seri. Vol 15(1): 97-106.

12)                       B. Massar, S. Dey and K. Dutta (2011). An electron microscopic analysis on the Ultra Structural abnormalities in sperm of the Common Carp Cyprinus carpio L. inhabiting a polluted lake, Umiam (Meghalaya, India). Microscopy Research and Technique.

13)                       M.K. Bharali and K. Dutta (2011). Testicular toxicity of para-phenylenediamine after subchronic topical application in rat. International Journal of Environmental Health Research, Vol 22(3): 270-278.

14)                       S. Choudhury and K. Dutta (2012). Interrelationships of five species of the genus Labeo by morphometric analysis. Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences.

15)                       M.K. Bharali and K. Dutta (2012).Hematopathology in Sprague – Dawkey rats following sub- chronic topical application of para- phenylenediamine. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol.

16)                       M.K. Bharali and K. Dutta (2012). Repeated topical application of para phenylenediamine induces renal histopathological changes in rats. Toxicology International.

17)                       S. Choudhury and K. Dutta (2013). A study on the morphometric variation in selected icthyofauna under genus Puntius Halminton- Buchanan (Teleostei: Cyprinidae). Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences.

18)                       B. Massar, S. Dey and K. Dutta (2014). Structural changes in kidneys of Common Carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) inhabiting a polluted reservoir, Umiam in Meghalaya, India. Journal of Advanced Microscopy Research.

Ongoing project

Title: Study on the reproductive behaviour and developmental Biology of  M.deocata

Amount Sanctioned- Rs. 8 lakhs.

Sanction Order No.- BT/IN/Indo-US/Foldscope/39/2015

Areas of Research Interest- Toxicology, Sericulture.

Recognition as Ph.D guide under Faculty of Science , Gauhati University- 13/03/1992

Supervision of Ph.D Students: 19

Ph. D Awarded:12

Ph.D Thesis Submitted: 1

Finally Registered Students: 1

Provisionally Registered Students: 5

Supervision of M.Phil dissertation: 3



1) Head of the Department of Zoology - 01/01/2013 - 31/12/2015

2) Dean, Faculty of Science- 11/01/2014 – 31/ 12/2015

3) Co- ordinator, B.I.F., Department of Zoology- 04/08/2014 – till date.

4) Nominated as Governing Body Member of “Swahid Smriti Mahavidyalaya” Nalbari, by E.C., Gauhati University from 31/03/2018