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A high-throughput and multiplex microsphere immunoassay based on non-structural protein 1 can discriminate three flavivirus infections.

Tyson J, Tsai WY, Tsai JJ, Mässgård L, Stramer SL, Lehrer AT, Nerurkar VR, Wang WK.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2019 Aug 23;13(8):e0007649. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007649. eCollection 2019 Aug.


Serological evidence of Ebola virus exposure in dogs from affected communities in Liberia: A preliminary report.

Haun BK, Kamara V, Dweh AS, Garalde-Machida K, Forkay SSE, Takaaze M, Namekar M, Wong TAS, Bell-Gam Woto AER, Humphreys P, Weeks OI, Fallah MP, Berestecky JM, Nerurkar VR, Lehrer AT.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2019 Jul 22;13(7):e0007614. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007614. eCollection 2019 Jul.


Momordica charantia (bitter melon) modulates adipose tissue inflammasome gene expression and adipose-gut inflammatory cross talk in high-fat diet (HFD)-fed mice.

Nerurkar PV, Orias D, Soares N, Kumar M, Nerurkar VR.

J Nutr Biochem. 2019 Jun;68:16-32. doi: 10.1016/j.jnutbio.2019.03.003. Epub 2019 Mar 23.


A comparison of thick-film microscopy, rapid diagnostic test, and polymerase chain reaction for accurate diagnosis of Plasmodium falciparum malaria.

Mfuh KO, Achonduh-Atijegbe OA, Bekindaka ON, Esemu LF, Mbakop CD, Gandhi K, Leke RGF, Taylor DW, Nerurkar VR.

Malar J. 2019 Mar 12;18(1):73. doi: 10.1186/s12936-019-2711-4.


Deletion of Pregnancy Zone Protein and Murinoglobulin-1 Restricts the Pathogenesis of West Nile Virus Infection in Mice.

Krause K, Azouz F, Nakano E, Nerurkar VR, Kumar M.

Front Microbiol. 2019 Feb 13;10:259. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.00259. eCollection 2019.


Integrated MicroRNA and mRNA Profiling in Zika Virus-Infected Neurons.

Azouz F, Arora K, Krause K, Nerurkar VR, Kumar M.

Viruses. 2019 Feb 16;11(2). pii: E162. doi: 10.3390/v11020162.


Correction for Kumar et al., "Inflammasome Adaptor Protein Apoptosis-Associated Speck-Like Protein Containing CARD (ASC) Is Critical for the Immune Response and Survival in West Nile Virus Encephalitis".

Kumar M, Roe K, Orillo B, Muruve DA, Nerurkar VR, Gale M Jr, Verma S.

J Virol. 2018 Jul 17;92(15). pii: e02176-17. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02176-17. Print 2018 Aug 1. No abstract available.


PCR-based detection of Plasmodium falciparum in saliva using mitochondrial cox3 and varATS primers.

Lloyd YM, Esemu LF, Antallan J, Thomas B, Tassi Yunga S, Obase B, Christine N, Leke RGF, Culleton R, Mfuh KO, Nerurkar VR, Taylor DW.

Trop Med Health. 2018 Jun 22;46:22. doi: 10.1186/s41182-018-0100-2. eCollection 2018.


Recombinant Zika Virus Subunits Are Immunogenic and Efficacious in Mice.

To A, Medina LO, Mfuh KO, Lieberman MM, Wong TAS, Namekar M, Nakano E, Lai CY, Kumar M, Nerurkar VR, Lehrer AT.

mSphere. 2018 Jan 10;3(1). pii: e00576-17. doi: 10.1128/mSphere.00576-17. eCollection 2018 Jan-Feb.


Study design and rationale to assess Doxycycline Efficacy in preventing coronary Artery Lesions in children with Kawasaki disease (DEAL trial) - A phase II clinical trial.

Bratincsak A, Limm-Chan BN, Nerurkar VR, Ching LL, Reddy VD, Lim E, Shohet RV, Melish ME.

Contemp Clin Trials. 2018 Feb;65:33-38. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2017.11.014. Epub 2017 Dec 5.


Detection of Plasmodium falciparum DNA in saliva samples stored at room temperature: potential for a non-invasive saliva-based diagnostic test for malaria.

Mfuh KO, Tassi Yunga S, Esemu LF, Bekindaka ON, Yonga J, Djontu JC, Mbakop CD, Taylor DW, Nerurkar VR, Leke RGF.

Malar J. 2017 Oct 27;16(1):434. doi: 10.1186/s12936-017-2084-5.


A guinea pig model of Zika virus infection.

Kumar M, Krause KK, Azouz F, Nakano E, Nerurkar VR.

Virol J. 2017 Apr 11;14(1):75. doi: 10.1186/s12985-017-0750-4.


Medical School Hotline: Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research.

Yanagihara R, Nerurkar VR, Hui G, Jacobs GA.

Hawaii J Med Public Health. 2017 Jan;76(1):23-26. No abstract available.


Prevalence of Antibodies to Zika Virus in Mothers from Hawaii Who Delivered Babies with and without Microcephaly between 2009-2012.

Kumar M, Ching L, Astern J, Lim E, Stokes AJ, Melish M, Nerurkar VR.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Dec 20;10(12):e0005262. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005262. eCollection 2016 Dec.


Prevalence of malaria, typhoid, toxoplasmosis and rubella among febrile children in Cameroon.

Achonduh-Atijegbe OA, Mfuh KO, Mbange AH, Chedjou JP, Taylor DW, Nerurkar VR, Mbacham WF, Leke R.

BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Nov 8;16(1):658.


Identification of host genes leading to West Nile virus encephalitis in mice brain using RNA-seq analysis.

Kumar M, Belcaid M, Nerurkar VR.

Sci Rep. 2016 May 23;6:26350. doi: 10.1038/srep26350.


Clinical and Imaging Findings in an Infant With Zika Embryopathy.

Culjat M, Darling SE, Nerurkar VR, Ching N, Kumar M, Min SK, Wong R, Grant L, Melish ME.

Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Sep 15;63(6):805-11. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw324. Epub 2016 May 18.


In Vitro and In Vivo Blood-Brain Barrier Models to Study West Nile Virus Pathogenesis.

Kumar M, Nerurkar VR.

Methods Mol Biol. 2016;1435:103-13. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-3670-0_9.


Functional Analysis of West Nile Virus Proteins in Human Cells.

Kaufusi PH, Tseng A, Nerurkar VR.

Methods Mol Biol. 2016;1435:45-60. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-3670-0_5.


The development and implementation of a competency-based curriculum for training in global health research.

Ton TG, Gladding SP, Zunt JR, John C, Nerurkar VR, Moyer CA, Hobbs N, McCoy M, Kolars JC.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Jan;92(1):163-71. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0398. Epub 2014 Nov 4.


Highly conserved residues in the helical domain of dengue virus type 1 precursor membrane protein are involved in assembly, precursor membrane (prM) protein cleavage, and entry.

Hsieh SC, Wu YC, Zou G, Nerurkar VR, Shi PY, Wang WK.

J Biol Chem. 2014 Nov 28;289(48):33149-60. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M114.610428. Epub 2014 Oct 17.


Infection with non-lethal West Nile virus Eg101 strain induces immunity that protects mice against the lethal West Nile virus NY99 strain.

Kumar M, O'Connell M, Namekar M, Nerurkar VR.

Viruses. 2014 Jun 6;6(6):2328-39. doi: 10.3390/v6062328.


Reduced immune cell infiltration and increased pro-inflammatory mediators in the brain of Type 2 diabetic mouse model infected with West Nile virus.

Kumar M, Roe K, Nerurkar PV, Orillo B, Thompson KS, Verma S, Nerurkar VR.

J Neuroinflammation. 2014 Apr 21;11:80. doi: 10.1186/1742-2094-11-80.


Integrated analysis of microRNAs and their disease related targets in the brain of mice infected with West Nile virus.

Kumar M, Nerurkar VR.

Virology. 2014 Mar;452-453:143-51. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2014.01.004. Epub 2014 Jan 31.


Induction of endoplasmic reticulum-derived replication-competent membrane structures by West Nile virus non-structural protein 4B.

Kaufusi PH, Kelley JF, Yanagihara R, Nerurkar VR.

PLoS One. 2014 Jan 20;9(1):e84040. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0084040. eCollection 2014.


New insights into inhibition of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 replication through mutant tRNALys3.

Wu C, Nerurkar VR, Lu Y.

Retrovirology. 2013 Oct 24;10:112. doi: 10.1186/1742-4690-10-112.


Evaluation of a new commercially available immunoglobulin M capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of dengue virus infection.

Namekar M, Ellis EM, O'Connell M, Elm J, Gurary A, Park SY, Imrie A, Nerurkar VR.

J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Sep;51(9):3102-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00351-13. Epub 2013 Jul 3.


Inflammasome adaptor protein Apoptosis-associated speck-like protein containing CARD (ASC) is critical for the immune response and survival in west Nile virus encephalitis.

Kumar M, Roe K, Orillo B, Muruve DA, Nerurkar VR, Gale M Jr, Verma S.

J Virol. 2013 Apr;87(7):3655-67. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02667-12. Epub 2013 Jan 9. Erratum in: J Virol. 2018 Jul 17;92(15):.


C-terminal helical domains of dengue virus type 4 E protein affect the expression/stability of prM protein and conformation of prM and E proteins.

Tsai WY, Hsieh SC, Lai CY, Lin HE, Nerurkar VR, Wang WK.

PLoS One. 2012;7(12):e52600. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0052600. Epub 2012 Dec 26.


Effect of serum heat-inactivation and dilution on detection of anti-WNV antibodies in mice by West Nile virus E-protein microsphere immunoassay.

Namekar M, Kumar M, O'Connell M, Nerurkar VR.

PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e45851. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0045851. Epub 2012 Sep 25.


Impaired virus clearance, compromised immune response and increased mortality in type 2 diabetic mice infected with West Nile virus.

Kumar M, Roe K, Nerurkar PV, Namekar M, Orillo B, Verma S, Nerurkar VR.

PLoS One. 2012;7(8):e44682. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044682. Epub 2012 Aug 31.


West Nile virus-induced disruption of the blood-brain barrier in mice is characterized by the degradation of the junctional complex proteins and increase in multiple matrix metalloproteinases.

Roe K, Kumar M, Lum S, Orillo B, Nerurkar VR, Verma S.

J Gen Virol. 2012 Jun;93(Pt 6):1193-203. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.040899-0. Epub 2012 Mar 7.


Regulation of glucose metabolism via hepatic forkhead transcription factor 1 (FoxO1) by Morinda citrifolia (noni) in high-fat diet-induced obese mice.

Nerurkar PV, Nishioka A, Eck PO, Johns LM, Volper E, Nerurkar VR.

Br J Nutr. 2012 Jul;108(2):218-228. doi: 10.1017/S0007114511005563. Epub 2011 Oct 20.


Maturation of dengue virus nonstructural protein 4B in monocytes enhances production of dengue hemorrhagic fever-associated chemokines and cytokines.

Kelley JF, Kaufusi PH, Volper EM, Nerurkar VR.

Virology. 2011 Sep 15;418(1):27-39. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2011.07.006. Epub 2011 Aug 2.


Strategies to improve palatability and increase consumption intentions for Momordica charantia (bitter melon): a vegetable commonly used for diabetes management.

Snee LS, Nerurkar VR, Dooley DA, Efird JT, Shovic AC, Nerurkar PV.

Nutr J. 2011 Jul 28;10:78. doi: 10.1186/1475-2891-10-78. Erratum in: Nutr J. 2014;13:3.


Tissue Tropism of SV40 Transformation of Human Cells: Role of the Viral Regulatory Region and of Cellular Oncogenes.

Zhang L, Qi F, Gaudino G, Strianese O, Yang H, Morris P, Pass HI, Nerurkar VR, Bocchetta M, Carbone M.

Genes Cancer. 2010 Oct;1(10):1008-20. doi: 10.1177/1947601910395580.


Momordica charantia (bitter melon) attenuates high-fat diet-associated oxidative stress and neuroinflammation.

Nerurkar PV, Johns LM, Buesa LM, Kipyakwai G, Volper E, Sato R, Shah P, Feher D, Williams PG, Nerurkar VR.

J Neuroinflammation. 2011 Jun 3;8:64. doi: 10.1186/1742-2094-8-64.


Cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor blocks the production of West Nile virus-induced neuroinflammatory markers in astrocytes.

Verma S, Kumar M, Nerurkar VR.

J Gen Virol. 2011 Mar;92(Pt 3):507-15. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.026716-0. Epub 2010 Nov 24.


Momordica charantia (bitter melon) inhibits primary human adipocyte differentiation by modulating adipogenic genes.

Nerurkar PV, Lee YK, Nerurkar VR.

BMC Complement Altern Med. 2010 Jun 29;10:34. doi: 10.1186/1472-6882-10-34.


Evidence for a "Founder Effect" among HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs) in Pakistan.

Rai MA, Nerurkar VR, Khoja S, Khan S, Yanagihara R, Rehman A, Kazmi SU, Ali SH.

BMC Infect Dis. 2010 Jan 12;10:7. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-10-7.


Reversal of West Nile virus-induced blood-brain barrier disruption and tight junction proteins degradation by matrix metalloproteinases inhibitor.

Verma S, Kumar M, Gurjav U, Lum S, Nerurkar VR.

Virology. 2010 Feb 5;397(1):130-8. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2009.10.036. Epub 2009 Nov 18.


Immunogenicity and protective efficacy of a recombinant subunit West Nile virus vaccine in rhesus monkeys.

Lieberman MM, Nerurkar VR, Luo H, Cropp B, Carrion R Jr, de la Garza M, Coller BA, Clements D, Ogata S, Wong T, Martyak T, Weeks-Levy C.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2009 Sep;16(9):1332-7. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00119-09. Epub 2009 Jul 29.


West Nile virus infection modulates human brain microvascular endothelial cells tight junction proteins and cell adhesion molecules: Transmigration across the in vitro blood-brain barrier.

Verma S, Lo Y, Chapagain M, Lum S, Kumar M, Gurjav U, Luo H, Nakatsuka A, Nerurkar VR.

Virology. 2009 Mar 15;385(2):425-33. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2008.11.047. Epub 2009 Jan 10.


Serotonin receptor 2A blocker (risperidone) has no effect on human polyomavirus JC infection of primary human fetal glial cells.

Chapagain ML, Sumibcay L, Gurjav U, Kaufusi PH, Kast RE, Nerurkar VR.

J Neurovirol. 2008 Oct;14(5):448-54. doi: 10.1080/13550280802235916. Epub 2008 Nov 12.


Effective modifications for improved homologous recombination and high-efficiency generation of recombinant adenovirus-based vectors.

Wu C, Nerurkar VR, Yanagihara R, Lu Y.

J Virol Methods. 2008 Nov;153(2):120-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2008.07.024. Epub 2008 Sep 11.

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