Dipak Sapkota

Associate Professor - Oral patologi
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Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 10 Domus Odontologica 0372 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1052 Blindern 0316 Oslo

Teaching:

MED1100, MED2200, OD2100, TP2100

Tags: S100 proteins, miRNA, oral precancer and cancer, transcriptome analysis, functional assays, modulation of gene expression, in vivo models of carcinogenesis

Publications

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  • Sapkota, Dipak; Sharma, Sunita; Søland, Tine Merete; Braz-Silva, Paulo & Teh, Muy-Teck (2021). Expression profile of SARS-CoV-2 cellular entry proteins in normal oral mucosa and oral squamous cell carcinoma. Clinical and Experimental Dental Research. ISSN 2057-4347. p. 1–6. doi: 10.1002/cre2.510. Full text in Research Archive
  • Rogala, Agnieszka; Kristoffersen, Anne Karin; Enersen, Morten; Sapkota, Dipak & Küntziger, Thomas M. (2021). Defining the role of Porphyromonas gingivalis’ peptidyl arginine deiminase (PPAD) in oral carcinoma.
  • Pandey, Sushma; Søland, Tine Merete; Bjerkli, Inger-Heidi; Sand, Lars Peter; Costea, Daniela Elena & Senguven, Brucu [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2020). Low involucrin expression correlates to poor prognosis in oral squamous cell carcinoma of mobile tongue .
  • Kafle, Dashrath & Sapkota, Dipak (2020). Saliva as a Biological Sample for COVID-19 Diagnosis? Kathmandu University Medical Journal. ISSN 1812-2027. 18(2), p. 107–110.
  • Sapkota, Dipak; Thapa, Suraj Bahadur; Hasseus, Bengt & Jensen, Janicke Liaaen (2020). Saliva testing for COVID-19? British Dental Journal. ISSN 0007-0610. doi: 10.1038/s41415-020-1594-7.
  • Pandey, Sushma; Follin-Arbelet, Benoit; Pun, Chin Babadur; Gautam, Dej K.; Johannessen, Anne C. & Petersen, Fernanda Cristina [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2019). Helicobacter pylori is not present in oral squamous cell carcinomas from cohorts of Norwegian and Nepalese patients .
  • Pandey Dhakal, Sushma; Osman, Tarig A.; Sharma, Sunita; Uhlin-Hansen, Lars; Pun, Chin Babadur & Gautam, Dej K. [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2019). Oral squamous cell carcinomas expressing higher levels of S100A14 correlate with prognosis.
  • Rogala, Agnieszka; Follin-Arbelet, Benoit; Kristoffersen, Anne Karin; Enersen, Morten; Sapkota, Dipak & Küntziger, Thomas M. (2019). Defining the role of Porphyromonas gingivalis peptidyl arginine deiminase (PPAD) in oral carcinoma.
  • Jiang, Nan; Shahdafar, Aboulghassem & Sapkota, Dipak (2019). Engineering of a three dimensional biosynthetic construct equivalent to human corneal epithelium and stroma.
  • Rajthala, Saroj; Parajuli, Himalaya; Sapkota, Dipak; Gullberg, Donald; Johannessen, Anne Christine & Costea, Daniela Elena (2015). Expression of integrin α-11 by carcinoma associated fibroblasts modulates oral squa- mous cell carcinoma behaviour .
  • Rolland Jacobsen, Martha; Sapkota, Dipak; Johannessen, Anne Christine & Costea, Daniela Elena (2015). Oral premalignant lesions overexpress the collagen-elastin crosslinking enzyme LOXL4.
  • Parajuli, Himalaya; Sapkota, Dipak; Suliman, Salwa; McCormack, Emmet; Johannessen, Anne Christine & Gullberg, Donald [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2015). Expression of integrin α-11 by carcinoma associated fibroblasts modulates oral squamous cell carcinoma behaviour.
  • Sapkota, Dipak; Costea, Daniela Elena; himalaya, parajuli; Osman, Tarig Al-Hadi; Bruland, Ove & Johannessen, AC (2014). Role of S100A16 in Differentiation of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma.
  • Sapkota, Dipak; Bruland, Ove; Vasstrand, Endre N. & Ibrahim, Salah Osman (2009). Transcriptome signature of the extracellular matrix and adhesion molecules in oral squamous cell carcinomas from sudanese N-nitrosamine rich toombak users. Oral Oncology. ISSN 1368-8375. p. 99–100. doi: 10.1016/j.oos.2009.06.215.
  • Costea, Daniela Elena; Osman, Amani Hamza Ali; Ipatova, A; Sapkota, Dipak; Neppelberg, Evelyn & Lybak, S (2009). Enhanced self-renewal properties of transformed oral epithelial cells after interactions with stromal fibroblasts. Oral Oncology. ISSN 1368-8375. p. 92–93. doi: 10.1016/j.oos.2009.06.194.
  • Osman, Amani Hamza Ali; Costea, Daniela Elena; Tsinkalovsky, Oleg; Sapkota, Dipak; Vintermyr, Olav Karsten & Johannessen, Anne Chr. (2009). Phenotypic and functional differences between oral carcinoma-associated fibroblasts and normal oral fibroblasts. Oral Oncology. ISSN 1368-8375. p. 221–221. doi: 10.1016/j.oos.2009.06.586.
  • Sapkota, Dipak; Costea, DE; Bruland, Ove; Vasstrand, Endre N. & Ibrahim, SO (2009). Expression profile of cell adhesion and matrix molecules in oral cancer.
  • Sapkota, Dipak; Bruland, Ove; Vasstrand, Endre N. & Ibrahim, Salah Osman (2008). Down-regulated expression of S100 gene family members in OSCCs.

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Projects

  • 1. S100A14 and S100A16 proteins in oral cancer: Functional roles, prognostic and therapeutic values
  • 2. miRNA in oral cancer stroma: expression profile, functional roles and prognostic value
  • 3. Development and validation of immunohistochemistry based quantitative Malignancy Index Diagnostic System (qMIDS) for oral cancer diagnostics and personalized therpy
  • 4. Epidemiological study of head and neck cancer in Nepal

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