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Kamal M Khanna PhD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUConn Health Center
AddressMC 1319
MC 1319
263 Farmington Avenue
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    TitleAssistant Professor
    InstitutionUConn Health Center
    DepartmentCenter for Integrative Immunology and Vaccine Research

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    1. Svedova J, Tsurutani N, Liu W, Khanna KM, Vella AT. TNF and CD28 Signaling Play Unique but Complementary Roles in the Systemic Recruitment of Innate Immune Cells after Staphylococcus aureus Enterotoxin A Inhalation. J Immunol. 2016 Jun 1; 196(11):4510-21. PMID: 27183621.
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    2. Benechet AP, Menon M, Xu D, Samji T, Maher L, Murooka TT, Mempel TR, Sheridan BS, Lemoine FM, Khanna KM. T cell-intrinsic S1PR1 regulates endogenous effector T-cell egress dynamics from lymph nodes during infection. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Feb 23; 113(8):2182-7. PMID: 26862175.
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    3. Sharma N, Benechet AP, Lefrançois L, Khanna KM. CD8 T Cells Enter the Splenic T Cell Zones Independently of CCR7, but the Subsequent Expansion and Trafficking Patterns of Effector T Cells after Infection Are Dysregulated in the Absence of CCR7 Migratory Cues. J Immunol. 2015 Dec 1; 195(11):5227-36. PMID: 26500349; PMCID: PMC4655190 [Available on 12/01/16].
    4. Plumlee CR, Obar JJ, Colpitts SL, Jellison ER, Haining WN, Lefrancois L, Khanna KM. Early Effector CD8 T Cells Display Plasticity in Populating the Short-Lived Effector and Memory-Precursor Pools Following Bacterial or Viral Infection. Sci Rep. 2015; 5:12264. PMID: 26191658; PMCID: PMC4507483.
    5. Hill TM, Gilchuk P, Cicek BB, Osina MA, Boyd KL, Durrant DM, Metzger DW, Khanna KM, Joyce S. Border Patrol Gone Awry: Lung NKT Cell Activation by Francisella tularensis Exacerbates Tularemia-Like Disease. PLoS Pathog. 2015 Jun; 11(6):e1004975. PMID: 26068662; PMCID: PMC4465904.
    6. Fujiwara M, Anstadt EJ, Khanna KM, Clark RB. Cbl-b-deficient mice express alterations in trafficking-related molecules but retain sensitivity to the multiple sclerosis therapeutic agent, FTY720. Clin Immunol. 2015 May; 158(1):103-13. PMID: 25829233; PMCID: PMC4420730 [Available on 05/01/16].
    7. Qiu Z, Huang H, Grenier JM, Perez OA, Smilowitz HM, Adler B, Khanna KM. Cytomegalovirus-Based Vaccine Expressing a Modified Tumor Antigen Induces Potent Tumor-Specific CD8(+) T-cell Response and Protects Mice from Melanoma. Cancer Immunol Res. 2015 May; 3(5):536-46. PMID: 25633711.
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    8. Benechet AP, Menon M, Khanna KM. Visualizing T Cell Migration in situ. Front Immunol. 2014; 5:363. PMID: 25120547; PMCID: PMC4114210.
    9. Venkatesh M, Mukherjee S, Wang H, Li H, Sun K, Benechet AP, Qiu Z, Maher L, Redinbo MR, Phillips RS, Fleet JC, Kortagere S, Mukherjee P, Fasano A, Le Ven J, Nicholson JK, Dumas ME, Khanna KM, Mani S. Symbiotic bacterial metabolites regulate gastrointestinal barrier function via the xenobiotic sensor PXR and Toll-like receptor 4. Immunity. 2014 Aug 21; 41(2):296-310. PMID: 25065623; PMCID: PMC4142105.
    10. Wu T, Hu Y, Lee YT, Bouchard KR, Benechet A, Khanna K, Cauley LS. Lung-resident memory CD8 T cells (TRM) are indispensable for optimal cross-protection against pulmonary virus infection. J Leukoc Biol. 2014 Feb; 95(2):215-24. PMID: 24006506; PMCID: PMC3896663.
    11. Khanna KM, Lefrançois L. B cells, not just for antibody anymore. Immunity. 2012 Mar 23; 36(3):315-7. PMID: 22444627; PMCID: PMC3687144.
    12. Thangada S, Khanna KM, Blaho VA, Oo ML, Im DS, Guo C, Lefrancois L, Hla T. Cell-surface residence of sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor 1 on lymphocytes determines lymphocyte egress kinetics. J Exp Med. 2010 Jul 5; 207(7):1475-83. PMID: 20584883; PMCID: PMC2901064.
    13. Khanna KM, Blair DA, Vella AT, McSorley SJ, Datta SK, Lefrançois L. T cell and APC dynamics in situ control the outcome of vaccination. J Immunol. 2010 Jul 1; 185(1):239-52. PMID: 20530268; PMCID: PMC2997353.
    14. Khanna KM, Aguila CC, Redman JM, Suarez-Ramirez JE, Lefrançois L, Cauley LS. In situ imaging reveals different responses by naïve and memory CD8 T cells to late antigen presentation by lymph node DC after influenza virus infection. Eur J Immunol. 2008 Dec; 38(12):3304-15. PMID: 19009527; PMCID: PMC2662394.
    15. Knickelbein JE, Khanna KM, Yee MB, Baty CJ, Kinchington PR, Hendricks RL. Noncytotoxic lytic granule-mediated CD8+ T cell inhibition of HSV-1 reactivation from neuronal latency. Science. 2008 Oct 10; 322(5899):268-71. PMID: 18845757; PMCID: PMC2680315.
    16. Obar JJ, Khanna KM, Lefrançois L. Endogenous naive CD8+ T cell precursor frequency regulates primary and memory responses to infection. Immunity. 2008 Jun; 28(6):859-69. PMID: 18499487; PMCID: PMC2836785.
    17. Khanna KM, Lefrançois L. Geography and plumbing control the T cell response to infection. Immunol Cell Biol. 2008 Jul; 86(5):416-22. PMID: 18392042; PMCID: PMC3224370.
    18. Khanna KM, McNamara JT, Lefrançois L. In situ imaging of the endogenous CD8 T cell response to infection. Science. 2007 Oct 5; 318(5847):116-20. PMID: 17916739; PMCID: PMC2846662.
    19. Sheridan BS, Khanna KM, Frank GM, Hendricks RL. Latent virus influences the generation and maintenance of CD8+ T cell memory. J Immunol. 2006 Dec 15; 177(12):8356-64. PMID: 17142732; PMCID: PMC2366996.
    20. Turner DL, Cauley LS, Khanna KM, Lefrançois L. Persistent antigen presentation after acute vesicular stomatitis virus infection. J Virol. 2007 Feb; 81(4):2039-46. PMID: 17151119; PMCID: PMC1797569.
    21. Cose S, Brammer C, Khanna KM, Masopust D, Lefrançois L. Evidence that a significant number of naive T cells enter non-lymphoid organs as part of a normal migratory pathway. Eur J Immunol. 2006 Jun; 36(6):1423-33. PMID: 16708400.
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    22. Prabhakaran K, Sheridan BS, Kinchington PR, Khanna KM, Decman V, Lathrop K, Hendricks RL. Sensory neurons regulate the effector functions of CD8+ T cells in controlling HSV-1 latency ex vivo. Immunity. 2005 Nov; 23(5):515-25. PMID: 16286019.
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    23. Khanna KM, Lepisto AJ, Decman V, Hendricks RL. Immune control of herpes simplex virus during latency. Curr Opin Immunol. 2004 Aug; 16(4):463-9. PMID: 15245740.
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    24. Khanna KM, Lepisto AJ, Hendricks RL. Immunity to latent viral infection: many skirmishes but few fatalities. Trends Immunol. 2004 May; 25(5):230-4. PMID: 15099562.
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    25. Khanna KM, Bonneau RH, Kinchington PR, Hendricks RL. Herpes simplex virus-specific memory CD8+ T cells are selectively activated and retained in latently infected sensory ganglia. Immunity. 2003 May; 18(5):593-603. PMID: 12753737; PMCID: PMC2871305.
    26. Liu T, Khanna KM, Carriere BN, Hendricks RL. Gamma interferon can prevent herpes simplex virus type 1 reactivation from latency in sensory neurons. J Virol. 2001 Nov; 75(22):11178-84. PMID: 11602757; PMCID: PMC114697.
    27. Liu T, Khanna KM, Chen X, Fink DJ, Hendricks RL. CD8(+) T cells can block herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) reactivation from latency in sensory neurons. J Exp Med. 2000 May 1; 191(9):1459-66. PMID: 10790421; PMCID: PMC2213436.
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