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Address: 3-730 BSB
Phone: (319) 335-7576
Mentor: Stanley Perlman, MD, PhD
PhD Institution: Oakland University, Michigan
My research goal is to understand the pathogenesis of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in aged host. I am particularly interested in studying role of innate immune cells in mediating immunopathology following SARS Co-V infection.
Channappanavar. R, Singh KP, Singh R and Pandey AB. (2012) Enhanced pro- inflammatory cytokine activity during experimental BTV-1 infection in Indian native sheep. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 15;145 (1-2):485-92.
Umeshappa CS, Singh KP, Nanjundappa RH, Channappanavar R, Maan S, Maan NS (2012). Bluetongue virus–23 stimulates inducible nitric oxide synthase expression and nitric oxide production in mononuclear cells of blood and/or regional lymphoid organs. Vet Res Commun. 2012 Sep 25.
Channappanavar. R, Twardy BS, Suvas S. (2012) Differential effect of blocking PD- 1/PDL-1 interaction in enhancing virus specific CD8 T cell response in young and aged mice. PLoS One. 7(7):e39757.
Twardy.B,S., Channappanavar. R., Suvas. S. (2011) Level of neuropeptide Substance P correlates with the severity of herpetic stromal keratitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 4; 52 (12):8604-13.
Umeshappa. C. S., Singh. K. P., Channappanavar. R., Sharma K., Nanjundappa. R.H., Singh. R., Sharma. A.K., Singh. M (2011). Enhanced clinico-pathology, and viral and immune responses following intradermal inoculation of BTV-23 serotype in Indian native sheep . Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 15;141 (3-4):230-8.
Ingale. S, L., Singh. P, Raina. O.K, Verma. A, K., Channappanavar. R., Mehra. U, R. (2010) Interleukin-2 and interleukin-10 gene expression in calves experimentally infected with Fasciola gigantica. Livestock Science. 131 (1): 141-143.
Channappanavar. R, Twardy B S, Pratima K and Suvas S. (2009) Advancing age leads to predominance of inhibitory receptor expressing CD4 T cells. Mechanism of ageing and development. 130(10): 709-12.
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