Pathology

Nitin J. Karandikar, MD, PhD

Portrait

Chair and Department Executive Officer
Dr. Richard G. Lynch Chair in Experimental Pathology
Professor of Pathology

Contact Information

Office: C673 General Hospital
Iowa City, IA 52242
Office Phone: 319-384-9609

Email: nitin-karandikar@uiowa.edu
Web: Dr. Karandikar's Research Laboratory

Education

MBBS, Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, B.J. Medical College, University of Poona, India
MD, Pathology, B.J. Medical College, University of Poona, India
PhD, Immunology and Molecular Pathogenesis Graduate Program, Northwestern University Medical School

Transitional Internship, B.J. Medical College, University of Poona, India
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, B.J. Medical College, University of Poona, India
Residency, Clinical Pathology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Fellowship, Hematopathology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Post Doctoral, Research in Immunology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Licensure and Certifications

State of Texas Medical License, Texas Board of Medicine
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)
Hematology, American Board of Pathology
Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Immunology
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology

Selected Publications

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Baughman E, Mendoza J, Ortega S, Ayers C, Greenberg B, Frohman E, Karandikar N.  Neuroantigen-specific CD8+ regulatory T-cell function is deficient during acute exacerbation of multiple sclerosis.  Journal of autoimmunity.  2011 March. 36(2):115-24.
[PubMed]

York N, Mendoza J, Ortega S, Benagh A, Tyler A, Firan M, Karandikar N.  Immune regulatory CNS-reactive CD8+T cells in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.  Journal of autoimmunity.  2010 August. 35(1):33-44.
[PubMed]

Pillai V, Ortega S, Wang C, Karandikar N.  Transient regulatory T-cells: a state attained by all activated human T-cells.  Clinical immunology (Orlando, Fla.).  2007 April. 123(1):18-29.
[PubMed]

Seegmiller A, Xu Y, McKenna R, Karandikar N.  Immunophenotypic differentiation between neoplastic plasma cells in mature B-cell lymphoma vs plasma cell myeloma.  American journal of clinical pathology.  2007 February. 127(2):176-81.
[PubMed]

Tennakoon D, Mehta R, Ortega S, Bhoj V, Racke M, Karandikar N.  Therapeutic induction of regulatory, cytotoxic CD8+ T cells in multiple sclerosis.  Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950).  2006 June. 176(11):7119-29.
[PubMed]

Karandikar N, Kroft S, Yegappan S, Rogers B, Aquino V, Lee K, Kumar V, Guenaga F, Jaffe E, Douek D, McKenna R.  Unusual immunophenotype of CD8+ T cells in familial hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis.  Blood.  2004 October. 104(7):2007-9.
[PubMed]

Crawford M, Yan S, Ortega S, Mehta R, Hewitt R, Price D, Stastny P, Douek D, Koup R, Racke M, Karandikar N.  High prevalence of autoreactive, neuroantigen-specific CD8+ T cells in multiple sclerosis revealed by novel flow cytometric assay.  Blood.  2004 June. 103(11):4222-31.
[PubMed]

Karandikar N, Crawford M, Yan X, Ratts R, Brenchley J, Ambrozak D, Lovett-Racke A, Frohman E, Stastny P, Douek D, Koup R, Racke M.  Glatiramer acetate (Copaxone) therapy induces CD8(+) T cell responses in patients with multiple sclerosis.  The Journal of clinical investigation.  2002 March. 109(5):641-9.
[PubMed]

Karandikar N, Vanderlugt C, Walunas T, Miller S, Bluestone J.  CTLA-4: a negative regulator of autoimmune disease.  The Journal of experimental medicine.  1996 August. 184(2):783-8.
[PubMed]

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