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Rushita A Bagchi

TitlePost-Doctoral Fellow
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    University of Manitoba, CanadaPh.D.08/2015Cardiovascular Pathophysiology
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    2019Early Career Investigator Award, World Congress of the International Society for Heart Research
    2019Postdoc Peer Mentor Award , University of Colorado Graduate School
    201868th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting Participant, Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings
    2018Outstanding Postdoctoral Mentorship Award, University of Colorado
    2017 - 2020Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
    2016Henry Friesen Young Investigator Award, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, Canada
    2016E.L. Drewry Memorial Award, University of Manitoba
    2014 - 2015Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canada Mentorship Award, Sanofi
    2013 - 2014Pawan K. Singal Graduate Scholarship in Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Manitoba
    2014International Early Career Physiologist Award, American Physiological Society
    2012 - 2015Doctoral Research Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
    2010 - 2012Graduate Studentship, Research Manitoba
    2011Deer Lodge Hospital Staff Association Memorial Fund Studentship, Manitoba Medical College Foundation

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         (Rushita Bagchi)Jun 1, 2017 - May 31, 2020
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research

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    1. Bagchi RA, Weeks KL. Histone deacetylases in cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2019 May; 130:151-159. PMID: 30978343.
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    2. Hu T, Schreiter FC, Bagchi RA, Tatman PD, Hannink M, McKinsey TA. HDAC5 catalytic activity suppresses cardiomyocyte oxidative stress and NRF2 target gene expression. J Biol Chem. 2019 May 24; 294(21):8640-8652. PMID: 30962285.
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    3. Fox BM, Gil HW, Kirkbride-Romeo L, Bagchi RA, Wennersten SA, Haefner KR, Skrypnyk NI, Brown CN, Soranno DE, Gist KM, Griffin BR, Jovanovich A, Reisz JA, Wither MJ, D'Alessandro A, Edelstein CL, Clendenen N, McKinsey TA, Altmann C, Faubel S. Metabolomics assessment reveals oxidative stress and altered energy production in the heart after ischemic acute kidney injury in mice. Kidney Int. 2019 Mar; 95(3):590-610. PMID: 30709662.
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    4. Wang R, Lin J, Bagchi RA. Novel molecular therapeutic targets in cardiac fibrosis: a brief overview 1. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2019 Apr; 97(4):246-256. PMID: 30388374.
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    5. Maksymiuk AW, Sitar DS, Ahmed R, Cheng B, Bach H, Bagchi RA, Aroutiounova N, Tappia PS, Ramjiawan B. Spermidine/spermine N1-acetyltransferase-1 as a diagnostic biomarker in human cancer. Future Sci OA. 2018 Dec; 4(10):FSO345. PMID: 30450232.
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    6. Bagchi RA, Ferguson BS, Stratton MS, Hu T, Cavasin MA, Sun L, Lin YH, Liu D, Londono P, Song K, Pino MF, Sparks LM, Smith SR, Scherer PE, Collins S, Seto E, McKinsey TA. HDAC11 suppresses the thermogenic program of adipose tissue via BRD2. JCI Insight. 2018 Aug 09; 3(15). PMID: 30089714.
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    7. Al-Hattab DS, Safi HA, Nagalingam RS, Bagchi RA, Stecy MT, Czubryt MP. Scleraxis regulates Twist1 and Snai1 expression in the epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2018 09 01; 315(3):H658-H668. PMID: 29906225.
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    8. Nagalingam RS, Safi HA, Al-Hattab DS, Bagchi RA, Landry NM, Dixon IMC, Wigle JT, Czubryt MP. Regulation of cardiac fibroblast MMP2 gene expression by scleraxis. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2018 07; 120:64-73. PMID: 29750994.
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    9. Habibian JS, Jefic M, Bagchi RA, Lane RH, McKnight RA, McKinsey TA, Morrison RF, Ferguson BS. DUSP5 functions as a feedback regulator of TNFa-induced ERK1/2 dephosphorylation and inflammatory gene expression in adipocytes. Sci Rep. 2017 10 10; 7(1):12879. PMID: 29018280.
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    10. Roche PL, Nagalingam RS, Bagchi RA, Aroutiounova N, Belisle BM, Wigle JT, Czubryt MP. Role of scleraxis in mechanical stretch-mediated regulation of cardiac myofibroblast phenotype. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2016 08 01; 311(2):C297-307. PMID: 27357547.
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    11. Bagchi RA, Lin J, Wang R, Czubryt MP. Regulation of fibronectin gene expression in cardiac fibroblasts by scleraxis. Cell Tissue Res. 2016 Nov; 366(2):381-391. PMID: 27324126.
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    12. Bagchi RA, Roche P, Aroutiounova N, Espira L, Abrenica B, Schweitzer R, Czubryt MP. The transcription factor scleraxis is a critical regulator of cardiac fibroblast phenotype. BMC Biol. 2016 Mar 17; 14:21. PMID: 26988708.
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    13. Bagchi RA, Wang R, Jahan F, Wigle JT, Czubryt MP. Regulation of scleraxis transcriptional activity by serine phosphorylation. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2016 Mar; 92:140-8. PMID: 26883788.
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    14. Dakshinamurti K, Bagchi RA, Abrenica B, Czubryt MP. Microarray analysis of pancreatic gene expression during biotin repletion in biotin-deficient rats. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2015 Dec; 93(12):1103-10. PMID: 26312779.
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    15. Bagchi RA, Mozolevska V, Abrenica B, Czubryt MP. Development of a high throughput luciferase reporter gene system for screening activators and repressors of human collagen Ia2 gene expression. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2015 Oct; 93(10):887-92. PMID: 25955599.
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    16. Roche PL, Filomeno KL, Bagchi RA, Czubryt MP. Intracellular signaling of cardiac fibroblasts. Compr Physiol. 2015 Apr; 5(2):721-60. PMID: 25880511.
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    17. Bagchi AK, Bagchi RA, Hens DK, Jahan F, Parikh PH, Saha DR. American Journal of Immunology. Host Receptor Immunomodulation in Response to Shigella Surface Antigens: An Insight for Vaccine Development. 2015; 11(2):33-47.
    18. Ramjiawan A, Bagchi RA, Blant A, Albak L, Cavasin MA, Horn TR, McKinsey TA, Czubryt MP. Roles of histone deacetylation and AMP kinase in regulation of cardiomyocyte PGC-1a gene expression in hypoxia. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2013 Jun 01; 304(11):C1064-72. PMID: 23515531.
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    19. Ramjiawan A, Bagchi RA, Albak L, Czubryt MP. Mechanism of cardiomyocyte PGC-1a gene regulation by ERRa. Biochem Cell Biol. 2013 Jun; 91(3):148-54. PMID: 23668787.
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    20. Wright DB, Trian T, Siddiqui S, Pascoe CD, Johnson JR, Dekkers BG, Dakshinamurti S, Bagchi R, Burgess JK, Kanabar V, Ojo OO. Phenotype modulation of airway smooth muscle in asthma. Pulm Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Feb; 26(1):42-9. PMID: 22939888.
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    21. Wright DB, Trian T, Siddiqui S, Pascoe CD, Ojo OO, Johnson JR, Dekkers BG, Dakshinamurti S, Bagchi R, Burgess JK, Kanabar V. Functional phenotype of airway myocytes from asthmatic airways. Pulm Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Feb; 26(1):95-104. PMID: 22921313.
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    22. Yeganeh B, Mukherjee S, Moir LM, Kumawat K, Kashani HH, Bagchi RA, Baarsma HA, Gosens R, Ghavami S. Novel non-canonical TGF-ß signaling networks: emerging roles in airway smooth muscle phenotype and function. Pulm Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Feb; 26(1):50-63. PMID: 22874922.
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    23. Bagchi RA, Czubryt MP. Synergistic roles of scleraxis and Smads in the regulation of collagen 1a2 gene expression. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012 Oct; 1823(10):1936-44. PMID: 22796342.
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    24. Rydell-Törmänen K, Risse PA, Kanabar V, Bagchi R, Czubryt MP, Johnson JR. Smooth muscle in tissue remodeling and hyper-reactivity: airways and arteries. Pulm Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Feb; 26(1):13-23. PMID: 22561160.
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    25. Bagchi AK, Sinha AK, Adhikari R, Maiti P, Mukherjee J, Panda A, Saha DR. Selective deletion of CD8(+) cells upregulated by caspases-1 via IL-18 in mice immunized with major outer membrane protein of Shigella dysenteriae 1 following infection. J Clin Immunol. 2010 May; 30(3):408-18. PMID: 20084439.
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    26. Bagchi AK, Sinha AK, Adhikari R, Mukherjee J. Adaptive immune responses during Shigella dysenteriae type 1 infection: an in vitro stimulation with 57 kDa major antigenic OMP in the presence of anti-CD3 antibody. Mol Cell Biochem. 2010 May; 338(1-2):1-10. PMID: 19915959.
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