Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2023 A highly sensitive and specific luminescent MOF determines nitric oxide production and quantifies hydrogen sulfide-mediated inhibition of nitric oxide in living cells 2023
2022 Amoxicillin modulates gut microbiota to improve short-term high-fat diet induced pathophysiology in miceGut Pathogens.  14. 2022
2022 Selection of Ideal Reference Genes for Gene Expression Analysis in COVID-19 and MucormycosisMicrobiology Spectrum.  10. 2022
2021 A Cold Chain-Independent Specimen Collection and Transport Medium Improves Diagnostic Sensitivity and Minimizes Biosafety Challenges of COVID-19 Molecular DiagnosisMicrobiology Spectrum.  9. 2021
2021 Exploring salivary diagnostics in COVID-19: a scoping review and research suggestionsBDJ Open.  7. 2021
2021 Oxalate Alters Cellular Bioenergetics, Redox Homeostasis, Antibacterial Response, and Immune Response in MacrophagesFrontiers in Immunology.  12. 2021
2021 Synthesis, characterization and utility of a series of novel copper(ii) complexes as excellent surface disinfectants against nosocomial infections 2021
2021 Mycobacterium tuberculosis h2s functions as a sink to modulate central metabolism, bioenergetics, and drug susceptibilityAntioxidants.  10. 2021
2021 Mycobacterium tuberculosis H2S functions as a sink to modulate central metabolism, bioenergetics, and drug susceptibility 2021
2021 Targeting endogenous gaseous signaling molecules as novel host-directed therapies against tuberculosis infection 2021
2020 Hydrogen sulfide stimulates Mycobacterium tuberculosis respiration, growth and pathogenesisNature Communications.  11. 2020
2020 S-allyl cysteine: A potential compound against skeletal muscle atrophy 2020
2020 An illustrated step-by-step guide to establish a disinfection facility for reuse of personal protective equipment 2020
2020 Impact and prognosis of the expression of IFN-α among tuberculosis patientsPLoS One.  15. 2020
2020 Development of a highly effective low-cost vaporized hydrogen peroxide-based method for disinfection of personal protective equipment for their selective reuse during pandemicsGut Pathogens.  12. 2020
2020 Dehydroacetic acid derived Schiff base as selective and sensitive colorimetric chemosensor for the detection of Cu(II) ions in aqueous mediumMicrochemical Journal.  155. 2020
2019 Erratum: Microanatomic Distribution of Myeloid Heme Oxygenase-1 Protects against Free Radical-Mediated Immunopathology in Human Tuberculosis (Cell Reports (2018) 25(7) (1938–1952.e5), (S2211124718316772), (10.1016/j.celrep.2018.10.073))Cell Reports.  28:3286. 2019
2019 Treatment-shortening effect of a novel regimen combining clofazimine and high-dose rifapentine in pathologically distinct mouse models of tuberculosisAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.  63. 2019
2019 Cinnamaldehyde regulates H 2 O 2 -induced skeletal muscle atrophy by ameliorating the proteolytic and antioxidant defense systemsJournal of Cellular Physiology.  234:6194-6208. 2019
2019 Activity of a long-acting injectable bedaquiline formulation in a paucibacillary mouse model of latent tuberculosis infectionAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.  63. 2019
2018 Microanatomic Distribution of Myeloid Heme Oxygenase-1 Protects against Free Radical-Mediated Immunopathology in Human TuberculosisCell Reports.  25:1938-1952.e5. 2018
2018 Shorter-course treatment for Mycobacterium ulcerans disease with high-dose rifamycins and clofazimine in a mouse model of Buruli ulcerPLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases.  12. 2018
2018 Host-pathogen redox dynamics modulate Mycobacterium tuberculosis pathogenesisFEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology.  76. 2018
2018 Impact of clofazimine dosing on treatment shortening of the first-line regimen in a mouse model of tuberculosisAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.  62. 2018
2018 Ferritin H deficiency in myeloid compartments dysregulates host energy metabolism and increases susceptibility to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infectionFrontiers in Immunology.  9. 2018
2018 Adjunct antibody administration with standard treatment reduces relapse rates in a murine tuberculosis model of necrotic granulomasPLoS One.  13. 2018
2018 Oxalate induces mitochondrial dysfunction and disrupts redox homeostasis in a human monocyte derived cell lineRedox Biology.  15:207-215. 2018
2018 Design, synthesis, DFT, docking studies and ADME prediction of some new coumarinyl linked pyrazolylthiazoles: Potential standalone or adjuvant antimicrobial agentsPLoS One.  13. 2018
2018 S-allyl cysteine inhibits TNFα-induced skeletal muscle wasting through suppressing proteolysis and expression of inflammatory molecules 2018
2017 Erratum: Correction: Mycobacterium tuberculosis arrests host cycle at the G1/S transition to establish long term infection (PLoS pathogens (2017) 13 5 (e1006389))PLoS Pathogens.  13:e1006490. 2017
2017 Development of a potent invigorator of immune responses endowed with both preventive and therapeutic propertiesBiologics: Targets and Therapy.  11:55-63. 2017
2017 Mycobacterium tuberculosis arrests host cycle at the G1/S transition to establish long term infectionPLoS Pathogens.  13. 2017
2017 A systematic approach for developing bacteria-specific imaging tracersJournal of Nuclear Medicine.  58:144-150. 2017
2017 Oral-only linezolid-rifampin is highly effective compared with other antibiotics for periprosthetic joint infection: Study of a mouse model 2017
2016 The emerging role of gasotransmitters in the pathogenesis of tuberculosisNitric Oxide: Biology and Chemistry.  59:28-41. 2016
2016 Ergothioneine Maintains Redox and Bioenergetic Homeostasis Essential for Drug Susceptibility and Virulence of Mycobacterium tuberculosisCell Reports.  14:572-585. 2016
2015 315 Hydrogen Sulfide Alters M. Tuberculosis Bioenergetics and Promotes Tuberculosis DiseaseFree Radical Biology and Medicine.  87:s141. 2015
2014 407 Exposure to Cigarette Smoke Causes DNA Damage and Contributes to Drug Resistance in Mycobacterium TuberculosisFree Radical Biology and Medicine.  76:s166-s167. 2014
2014 The physiology and genetics of oxidative stress in mycobacteriaMicrobiology Spectrum.  2. 2014
2013 PSS124 Mechanistic Insights into the Role of Hydrogen Sulfide in Mycobacterial Disease and PersistenceFree Radical Biology and Medicine.  65:s62. 2013
2012 Environmental heme-based sensor proteins: Implications for understanding bacterial pathogenesisAntioxidants and Redox Signaling.  17:1232-1245. 2012
2012 Heme oxygenase-1 promotes granuloma development and protects against dissemination of mycobacteriaLaboratory Investigation.  92:1541-1552. 2012
2012 Massive gene acquisitions in Mycobacterium indicus pranii provide a perspective on mycobacterial evolutionNucleic Acids Research.  40:10832-10850. 2012
2012 Iron sulfur cluster proteins and microbial regulation: Implications for understanding tuberculosisCurrent Opinion in Chemical Biology.  16:45-53. 2012
2012 Mycobacterium tuberculosis WhiB3: A novel iron-sulfur cluster protein that regulates redox homeostasis and virulenceAntioxidants and Redox Signaling.  16:687-697. 2012
2011 Redox homeostasis in mycobacteria: the key to tuberculosis control?Expert Reviews in Molecular Medicine.  13. 2011
2009 Polyphasic Taxonomic Analysis Establishes Mycobacterium indicus pranii as a Distinct SpeciesPLoS One.  4. 2009
2008 The use of the name Mycobacterium w for the leprosy immunotherapeutic bacillus creates confusion with M. tuberculosis-W (Beijing strain): A suggestionInfection, Genetics and Evolution.  8:100-101. 2008
2007 Molecular analysis of a leprosy immunotherapeutic bacillus provides insights into Mycobacterium evolutionPLoS One.  2. 2007
2004 Biofertilizers: Currents status and perspective in agriculturePollution Research.  23:665-676. 2004


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2013 Protein-protein interaction in the-omics era: Understanding Mycobacterium tuberculosis function.  79-106. 2013

Full Name

  • Vikram Saini