Nandini Mondal
  • Post-Doc, Harvard Medical School
Research focus
  • Stem cell
  • Hematopoietic stem cell homing
    Mesenchymal stem cell
    Cell surface glycoengineering
    Leukocyte migration
    Cell adhesion


Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo, 2014

Lab information

Sackstein Lab


1. Stolfa G*, Mondal N*, Zhu Y, Yu X, Buffone A, Jr., and Neelamegham S.
Using CRISPR-Cas9 to quantify the contributions of O-glycans, N-glycans
and Glycosphingolipids to human leukocyte-endothelium adhesion.
Scientific reports. 2016;6(30392.

2. Mondal N, Stolfa G, Antonopoulos A, Zhu Y, Wang SS, Buffone A, Jr., Atilla-
Gokcumen GE, Haslam SM, Dell A, and Neelamegham S. Glycosphingolipids
on Human Myeloid Cells Stabilize E-Selectin-Dependent Rolling in the
Multistep Leukocyte Adhesion Cascade. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol.

3. Mondal N, Buffone A, Jr., Stolfa G, Antonopoulos A, Lau JT, Haslam SM, Dell
A, and Neelamegham S. ST3Gal-4 is the primary sialyltransferase
regulating the synthesis of E-, P-, and L-selectin ligands on human myeloid
leukocytes. Blood. 2015;125(4):687-96.

4. Mondal N, Buffone A, Jr., and Neelamegham S. Distinct
glycosyltransferases synthesize E-selectin ligands in human vs. mouse
leukocytes. Cell Adh Migr. 2013;7(3):288-92.

5. Buffone A, Jr., Mondal N, Gupta R, McHugh KP, Lau JT, and Neelamegham S.
Silencing alpha1,3-fucosyltransferases in human leukocytes reveals a role
for FUT9 enzyme during E-selectin-mediated cell adhesion. J Biol Chem.

6. Chinthamani S, Odusanwo O, Mondal N, Nelson J, Neelamegham S, and
Baker OJ. Lipoxin A4 inhibits immune cell binding to salivary epithelium
and vascular endothelium. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2012;302(7):C968-78.

7. Dayananda KM, Singh I, Mondal N, and Neelamegham S. von Willebrand
factor self-association on platelet GpIbalpha under hydrodynamic shear:
effect on shear-induced platelet activation. Blood. 2010;116(19):3990-8.