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Shivam P, Kumari S, Jamal F, Kumar V, Kumar M, Bimal S, Narayan S, Das VNR, Pandey K, Gupta AK, Das P and Singh SK. Leishmania donovani resistant to Ambisome or Miltefosine exacerbates CD58 expression on NK cells and promotes trans-membrane migration in association with CD2. Cytokine. 2017; 96:54-58. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2017.02.005. Epub 2017 Mar 16.



Jamal F, Shivam P, Kumari S, Singh MK, Sardar AH, Pushpanjali, Murugesan S, Narayan S, Gupta AK, Pandey K, Das VNR, Ali V, Bimal S, Das P and Singh SK. Identification of Leishmania donovani antigen in circulating immune complexes of visceral leishmaniasis subjects for diagnosis. PLoS One. 2017 Aug 18;12(8):e0182474. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0182474. eCollection 2017.



Amit A, Dikhit MR, Mahantesh V, Chaudhary R, Singh AK, Singh A, Singh SK, Das VN, Pandey K, Ali V, Narayan S, Sahoo GC, Das P and Bimal S. Immunomodulation mediated through Leishmania donovani protein disulfide isomerase by eliciting CD8+ T-cell in cured visceral leishmaniasis subjects and identification of its possible HLA class-1 restricted T-cell epitopes. J Biomol Struct Dyn. 2017; 35(1): 128-140. doi: 10.1080/07391102.2015.1134349.  (Epub 2016 Apr 12)



Jamal F, Dikhit MR, Singh MK, Shivam P, Kumari S, Pushpanjali, Dubey AK, Kumar P, Narayan S, Gupta AK, Pandey K, Das VN, Bimal S, Das P and Singh SK. Identification of B-Cell Epitope of Leishmania donovani and its application in Diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis. J Biomol Struct Dyn. 2016 Nov 28:1-39. [Epub ahead of print]



Pushpanjali, Thakur AK, Purkait B, Jamal F, Singh MK, Ahmed G, Bimal S, Kumar V, Singh SK, Keshri S, Das P, Narayan S. Direct evidence for role of anti-saliva antibodies against salivary gland homogenate of P. argentipes in modulation of protective Th1-immune response against Leishmania donovani. Cytokine. 2016; 86: 79-85. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2016.07.017. (Epub 2016 Jul 30).


Thakur AK, Pushpanjali, Narayan S, Bimal S, Singh SK, Gupta AK and Das P. An approach to hemoglobin recycling through Leishmania infected macrophage and its impact on visceral leishmaniasis. International Journal of Advanced Research 2015; 3(2): 868-877.



Kumari S, Jamal F, Shivam P, Thakur A, Kumar M, Bimal S, Das VN, Pandey K, Narayan S, Gupta AK, Das P and Singh SK. Leishmania donovani skews the CD56(+) Natural Killer T cell response during human visceral leishmaniasis. Cytokine. 2015; 73(1): 53-60. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2015.01.011. (Epub 2015 Feb 16).



Yadav A, Amit A, Chaudhary R, Chandel AS, Mahantesh V, Suman SS, Singh SK, Dikhit MR, Ali V, Rabidas V, Pandey K, Kumar A, Das P and Bimal S. Leishmania donovani: impairment of the cellular immune response against recombinant ornithine decarboxylase protein as a possible evasion strategy of Leishmania in visceral leishmaniasis. Int J Parasitol. 2015; 45(1): 33-42. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2014.08.013. (Epub 2014 Oct 15).



Das P, Amit A, Singh SK, Chaudhary R, Dikhit MR, Yadav A, Pandey K, Das VN, Sundram S, Das P and Bimal S. Leishmania donovani phosphoproteins pp41 and pp29 re-establishes host protective immune response in visceral leishmaniasis. Parasitol Int. 2015; 64(1): 18-25. doi: 10.1016/j.parint.2014.08.004. (Epub 2014 Sep 16).



Amit A, Chaudhary R, Yadav A, Suman SS, Narayan S, Das VN, Pandey K, Singh SK, Singh BK, Ali V, Das P and Bimal S. Evaluation of Leishmania donovani disulfide isomerase as a potential target of cellular immunity against visceral leishmaniasis. Cell Immunol. 2014; 289(1-2): 76-85. doi: 10.1016/j.cellimm.2014.03.011.



Chaudhary R, Amit A, Yadav A, Singh A, Kumar V, Singh SK, Narayan S, Rabidas V, Pandey K, Kumar A, Das P and Bimal S. Immunomodulation in Human Dendritic Cells Leads to Induction of Interferon-Gamma Production by Leishmania donovani Derived KMP-11 Antigen via Activation of NF-κB in Indian Kala-Azar Patients. Biomed Res Int. 2014; 2014: 947606. doi: 10.1155/2014/947606.



Kumar V, Bimal S, Singh SK, Chaudhary R, Das S, Lal C, Pandey K, Das VR and Das P. Leishmania donovani: Dynamics of L. donovani evasion of innate immune cell attack due to malnutrition in visceral leishmaniasis. Nutrition. 2014; 30(4): 449-458.



Shivam P, Jamal F, Kumari S, Bimal S, Narayan S, Das VN, Pandey K, Gupta AK, Singh D, Verma N, Das P and Singh SK. Leishmania donovani: Influence of anti-leishmanial therapy on expression of lymphocyte function-associated antigen-3 and its relevance to pathogenisis in visceral leishmaniasis. Hum Immunol. 2013; 74(12): 1575-1578. doi: 10.1016/j.humimm.2013.08.007. (Epub 2013 Aug 20).


Thakur AK, Bimal S, Singh SK, Gupta AK, Das VN, Das P and Narayan S. Degree of anemia correlates with increased utilization of heme by Leishmania donovani parasites in visceral leishmaniasis. Exp Parasitol. 2013; 135(3): 595-598. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2013.09.008.



Singh D, Pandey K, Das VN, Das S, Verma N, Ranjan A, Lal CS, Topno KR, Singh SK, Verma RB, Kumar A, Sardar AH, Purkait B and Das P. Evaluation of rK-39 Strip Test Using Urine for Diagnosis of Visceral Leishmaniasis in an Endemic Region of India.  Am Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013; 88(2): 222-226. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2012.12-0489. (Epub 2012 Nov 13).



Gupta AK, Narayan S, Singh SK, Thakur AK and Das P. Agar barrier method for removal of yeast and other fungal contamination from Leishmania promastigotes culture. Pathog Glob Health. 2012; 106(7): 418-420. (Doi: 10.1179/2047773212Y.0000000034).



Bimal S, Sinha S, Singh SK, Narayan S, Kumar V, Verma N, Ranjan A, Sinha PK, Das VN, Pandey K, Kar SK and Das P. Leishmania donovani: CD2 biased immune response skews the SAG mediated therapy for a predominant Th1 response in experimental infection. Exp Parasitol. 2012; 131(3): 274-282. (Epub 2012 May 10).



Singh SK, Bimal S, Narayan S, Jee C, Bimal D, Das P and Bimal R. Leishmania donovani: assessment of leishmanicidal effects of herbal extracts obtained from plants in the visceral leishmaniasis endemic area of Bihar, India. Exp Parasitol, 2011; 127(2): 552-558. (Epub 2010 Nov 9).



Narayan S, Bimal S, Singh SK, Gupta AK, Singh VP, Sinha PK and Das P. Leishmania donovani vs Immunity: T-cells sensitized from Leishmaniaof one donor may modulate their cytokines pattern on re-stimulation with Leishmania from different donor in visceral leishmaniasis. Experimental Parasitology, 2009; 121: 69-75.



Pandey K, Sinha PK, Das VN, Bimal S, Singh SK and Das P. Pharmacotherapeutic Options for Visceral Leishmaniasis—Current Scenario. Clinical Medicine: Pathology, 2009; 2: 1–4.



Bimal S, Singh SK, Sinha S, Pandey K, Sinha PK, Ranjan A, Bhattacharya SK and Das P. Leishmania donovani: Role of CD2 on CD4+ T – cell function in Visceral leishmaniasis. Exp. Parasitol, 2008; 118(2): 238-246.



Sinha PK, Bimal S, Pandey K, Singh SK, Ranjan A, Kumar N, Lal CS, Barman SB, Verma RB, Jeyakumar A, Das P, Bhattacharya M, Sur D and Bhattacharya SK. A community-based, comparative evaluation of direct agglutination and rK39 strip tests in the early detection of subclinical Leishmania donovani infection. Ann. Trop. Med. & Parasitol, (2008); 102(2): 119-125.



Narayan S, Gupta AK, Singh Subhankar K, Lal CS, Singh VP, Sinha PK, Das P and Thakur CP. Clinical and Laboratory comparision of different brands of Amphotericin B used for the treatment of kala-azar. Journal of Communicable Diseases, 2008; 40(4): 273-276.



Sundar S, Singh RK, Bimal SK, Gidwani K, Mishra A, Maurya R, Singh SK, Manandhar KD, Boelaert M and Rai M. Comparative evaluation of parasitology and serological tests in the diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis in India: a phase III diagnostic accuracy study. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 2007; 12(2): 284-289.



Sinha PK, Bimal S, Singh SK, Pandey K, Gangopadhyay DN, And Bhattacharya SK. Pre and Post Treatment evaluation of Immunological features in Indian Visceral Leishmaniasis patient with HIV Co-Infection. Indian J Med Res, 2006; 123: 197-202.



Pranati, Bimal S, Pandey K, Sinha PK, Gupta AK, Singh SK, Sundaram S and Das P. Leishmania donovani: Immunomodulatory Role of 63KDa Leishmania Antigen in the Promotion of IFN-gamma Response (VL vs HIV-VL Co-infection). American Journal of Immunology, 2006; 2(2): 52-57.



Bimal S, Das VN, Sinha PK, Gupta AK, Verma N, Ranjan A, Singh SK, Sen A, Bhattacharya SK and Das P. Usefulness of the direct agglutination test in the early detection of subclinical L.  donovani infection: a community-based study. Ann Trop Med Parasitol, 2005; 99: 743-749.



Bimal S, Singh SK, Das VN, Sinha PK, Gupta AK, Bhattacharya SK and Das P. Leishmania donovani: effect of therapy on expression of CD2 antigen and secretion of macrophage migration inhibition factor by T-cells in patients with visceral leishmaniasis. Exp Parasitol. 2005; 111(2): 130-132.



Bimal S,  Singh S, Pandey K, Sinha PK, Das PK, Schallig H, Das P and Bhattacharya SK. Comparative evaluation of aqueous and freeze dried antigen for Sero-diagnosis of VL and PKDL cases by DAT. American Journal of Immunology, 2005; 1(2): 74-78.



Singh SK, Bimal S, Dinesh DS, Gupta AK, Sinha PK, Bimal R and Das P. Towards identifying immunogenic targets in visceral leishmaniasis: role of 17 kDa and 63 kDa phosphoproteins. American Journal of Infectious Diseases, 2005; 1 (3): 94-98.



Singh SK, Bimal S, Dinesh DS, Gupta AK, Sinha PK, Bimal R and Das P. Towards Identifying Immunogenic Targets in Visceral Leishmaniasis: Role of 17kDa and 63kDa Phosphoproteins. American Journal of Immunology, 2005; 1(3): 96-100.



Bimal S, Das VNR, Sinha PK, Gupta AK, Verma N, Ranjan A, Singh SK, Bhattacharya SK and Pas P. Relevance of direct agglutination test for detection of sub-clinical infection among contacts of kala-azar and non- kala-azar households. J Immunol Immunopathol. 2004; 6(S-1): 85.