Amartya is a 2019 Khorana Scholar. He got the opportunity to work with Dr. Ritu Aneja at Georgia State University, GA, USA. His work at GSU demonstrated a positive correlation between lipid droplet accumulation, one of the emerging hallmarks of cancer, and drug-mediated stress in triple-negative breast cancer cell lines. He completed his Bachelor of Engineering majoring in Biotechnology from the University of Delhi, India. Currently, he is a Junior Research Scholar in the Vaidya Lab at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India. Outside of the lab chores, he enjoys dancing, exploring places and cuisines, hiking, and communicating science.