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  1. Saxena R.K. and Talwar, G.P. (1974). A new in vitro method for assay of biological activity of growth hormone. Acta. Endocrinol. 76, 248-259.
  2. Talwar, G.P., Pandian, M.R., Kumar, N., Hanjan, S.N.S., Saxena R.K., Krishnaraj, R. and Gupta, S.L. (1975). Mechanism of action of pituitary Growth Hormone. Recent Prog. Horm. Res. 31, 141-174.
  3. Talwar, G.P., Hanjan, S.N.S., Kidwai, Z., Gupta, P.D., Mehrotra, N.N., Saxena R.K. and Bhattarai, Q.B. (1975). Growth hormone action on Excerpta Medica International Congress Series No. 381, Excerpta Medica, Amsterdam, pp.104-115.
  4. Talwar, G.P., Hanjan, S.N.S., Saxena R.K., Pandian, M.R., Gupta, P.D. and Bhattarai, Q.B. (1975). Regulation of Immune response by hormones In: Regulation of Growth and Differentiated Functions in Eukaryotic Cells (ed. G.P. Talwar). Raven Press, pp.271-281.
  5. Saxena R.K. and Talwar, G.P. (1977). An anterior pituitary factor which stimulates thymidine incorporation in isolated thymocytes. Nature (London), 268, 57-58.
  6. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Talwar, G.P. (1977). A method for reducing salts in tissue extracts containing low molecular weight compounds. Indian J. Biochem. Biophys. 14, 299-301.
  7. Saxena R.K., Jailkhani, B.L. and D'Monte, B. (1977). Metabolic effects of steroid hormones, a feasible practical exercise for undergraduate medical students. J. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, 3, 59-61.
  8. Saxena R.K. and Saxena Q.B. (1978). Studies on a pituitary factor which stimulates DNA synthesis in isolated thymocytes. Part I.Properties, specificity of action and chemical nature. Indian J. Biochem. Biophys. 15, 427-432.
  9. Saxena R.K. (1978). Studies on a pituitary factor which stimulates DNA synthesis in isolated thymocytes. Part II.Partial purification and characterization. Indian J. Biochem. Biophys. 15, 433-438..
  10. Saxena Q.B. and Saxena R.K. (1978). Studies on a pituitary factor which stimulates DNA synthesis in isolated thymocytes. Part III. Effect on cultured thymocytes and embryonic thymus lobes maintained in organ culture. Indian J. Biochem. Biophys. 15, 439-442.
  11. Saxena Q.B. and Saxena R.K. (1979). Studies on a pituitary factor which stimulates DNA synthesis in isolated thymocytes. Part IV.Effect on cell size of thymocytes. Indian J. Biochem. Biophys. 16, 204-208.
  12. Saxena Q.B. and Saxena R.K. (1979). Studies on a pituitary factor which stimulates DNA synthesis in isolated thymocytes. Part V. Locus of action. Indian J. Biochem. Biophys. 16, 209-211.
  13. Saxena R.K. and Saxena Q.B. (1979). Studies on a pituitary factor which stimulates DNA synthesis in isolated thymocytes. Part VI. in vivo action. Indian J. Biochem. Biophys. 16, 212-215.
  14. Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1979). Modulation of natural cytotoxicity by alloantibodies. I. Alloantiserum enhancement of cytotoxicity of mouse spleen cells towards a human myeloid cell line. J. Immunol. 123, 846-851.
  15. Saxena R.K. (1980). The Thymus. In: Text Book of Biochemistry and Human Biology (ed. G.P. Talwar), Prentice Hall Publishers, pp.255-258.
  16. Saxena R.K. (1980). Growth Factors. In: Text Book of Biochemistry and Human Biology (ed. G.P. Talwar), Prentice Hall Publishers, pp.680-681.
  17. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1980). Modulation of natural cytotoxicity by alloantibodies. III.Augmentation of natural killer activity by allo-antisera directed against K, D and I regions of the murine H-2 complex. Cellular Immunology, 59, 89-98.
  18. Saxena R.K., Adler W.H. and Nordin, A.L. (1980). Monoclonal anti thy-1 antibodies from hybridoma HO13-4 do not react with mouse natural killer cells. Immunological Communications 9, 371-378.
  19. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1980). Regulation of natural killer activity in vivo. I. Loss of natural killer activity during starvation. Indian J. Expt. Biol. 18, 1383-1386.
  20. Saxena R.K., Adler W.H. and Nordin, A.A. (1981). Modulation of natural cytotoxicity by alloantibodies. IV. A comparative study of the activation of mouse spleen cell cytotoxicity by anti H-2 antisera, interferon and mitogens. Cellular Immunology, 63, 28-41.
  21. Saxena R.K., Spees, E.R. and Adler W.H. (1981). Modulation of natural cytotoxicity by alloantibodies. II. Effect of anti HLA antisera on the natural activity of human peripheral blood lymphocytes against a human and murine cell line. Indian J. Expt. Biol. 19, 595-597.
  22. Saxena R.K. (1981). Studies on the mechanism of inhibition of natural killer cell mediated cytotoxicity by noncytotoxic (inert) lymphocytes. Indian J. Expt. Biol. 19, 812-818.
  23. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1981). Regulation of natural killer activity in vivo. IV. High natural killer activity in alcohol drinking mice. Indian J. Expt. Biol. 19, 1001-1006.
  24. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler, W.R. (1981). Modulation of natural cytotoxicity by alloantibodies. V. The mechanism of selective augmenting effect of anti H-2 antisera on the natural killer activity of mouse spleen cells. Cellular Immunology, 65, 115-130.
  25. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1982). Regulation of natural killer activity in vivo. III. Effect of hypophysectomy and growth hormone treatment on the natural killer activity of the mouse spleen cell population. Int. Arch. Allergy and Applied Immunol. 67, 169-174.
  26. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1982). Defective T-cell response in beige mutant mice. Nature (London), 295, 24-25.
  27. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1982). Identity of effector cell participating in the reverse antibody dependent cell mediate cytotoxicity. Immunology, 46, 459-464.
  28. Saxena R.K. (1982). Augmentation of mouse natural killer cell activity by alloantibody: A reverse ADCC reaction. In: NK cells and other natural effector cells (ed. R.B. Herberman), Academic Press, NY, pp.449-454.
  29. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1982). Ethanol and natural killer activity. In: NK cells and other natural effector cells (ed. R.B. Herberman), Academic Press, NY, pp.651-656.
  30. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Pyle, R.S. and Adler W.H. (1982). Effect of anti-HLA and anti beta-2 microglobulin antisera on the natural cytotoxic activity of human NK cells and monocytes. In: NK cells and other natural effector cells (ed. R.B. Herberman), Academic Press, NY, pp.252-256.
  31. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1982). Decline of murine natural killer activity in response to starvation, hypophysectomy, tumor growth and beige mutation: A comparative study. In: NK cells and other natural effector cells (ed. R.B. Herberman), Academic Press, NY, pp.645-650.
  32. Saxena R.K. (1983). Thymic Hormones. In: Progress in Immunology of leprosy (ed. G.P. Talwar, J.L. Turk and J.R.W. Rees), Arnold-Heineman, New Delhi, pp.277-284.
  33. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Collins, G.D. and Adler W.H. (1983). Augmentation of spleen natural killer activity in mice treated with interleukin-2 preparation. Indian J. Expt. Biol. 21, 54-58.
  34. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1983/1984). Mechanism of loss of natural killer activity in P815 tumor bearing DBA/2 mice. Natural Immunity and Cell Growth Regulation, 3, 34-42.
  35. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1984). Interleukin-2 induced activation of natural killer activity in spleen cells from old and young mice. Immunology, 51, 719-726.
  36. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1984). Effect of protein caloric malnutrition on the level of natural and inducible cytotoxic activities in mouse spleen cells. Immunology, 51, 727-733.
  37. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1984). Effect of feeding a diet with half of the recommended levels of all vitamins on the natural and inducible levels of cytotoxic activity in mouse spleen cells. Immunology, 52, 41-47.
  38. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1986). Inhibition of human natural killer cell activity by ethanol. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 24, 561-564.
  39. Saxena R.K. (1987). A spleen cell derived factor imparts resistance to NK cell mediated lysis in a mouse lymphoma cell line. Immunology Letters, 15, 105-108.
  40. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1988). Properties and characterization of a rat spleen cell derived factor which induces resistance to NK cell lysis in YAC lymphoma cells. J. Immunol. 141, 1782-1787.
  41. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1988). Lectin induced cytotoxic activity in spleen cells from old and young mice. Immunology, 64, 457-461.
  42. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1988). Interleukin-2 induced activation of natural killer cells in rats and mice: A comparative study. Asian Pacific J.Allergy, Immunology, 6, 88-94.
  43. Saxena R.K., Chrest, J. and Adler W.H. (1989). Modulation of Major Histocompatibility Complex Antigens and inhibition of proliferative activity of YAC lymphoma cells by a Natural Killer Lysis Resistance Inducing Factor (NK-LRIF). Natural Immunity and Cell Growth Regulation (USA) 8, 197-208.
  44. Sarin A., Adler W.H. and Saxena R.K. (1989). Lack of optimal activation of natural killer levels by interleukin-2 in rat spleen cells: Evidence for suppression. Cellular Immunology 122, 548-554.
  45. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1989). Natural killer cells. Indian J. Exp. Biol. 27, 583-592.
  46. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1989). Interleukin-2 induced changes in the buoyant density of cytotoxic cells and its relationship with proliferative activity. Natural Immunity and Cell Growth Regulation, USA. 8, 279-289.
  47. Saxena R.K. (1989). NK-LRIF, a factor released by activated rat spleen cells, inhibits the susceptibility of certain tumor cells to lysis by NK cells. In "Recent Trends in Biochemistry and Immunology", G.N. Johri (ed). Published by Zoology Association, Vikram University. pp.63-68..
  48. Saxena R.K. (1989). Natural Killer Cells : Current Status. In "Recent Trends in Biochemistry and Immunology", G.N. Johri (ed). Published by Zoology Association, Vikram University. pp.69-72.
  49. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1989). Production by rat spleen cells of a suppressor of interleukin-2 induced activation of Natural Killer Cells. In "Recent Trends in Biochemistry and Immunology", G.N. Johri (ed.). Published by Zoology Association, Vikram University. pp.47-53.
  50. Udaykumar, Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1989). T- and B-cell reactivity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigens fractionated by iso-electric focusing. In "Recent Trends in Biochemistry and Immunology", G.N.. Johri (ed). Published by Zoology Association, Vikram University. pp.17-22.
  51. Saxena R.K. (1990). Modulation of MHC antigen expression and NK susceptibility of target cells by a rat spleen cell derived factor, in "Proceedings of the Indo-US Workshop on Cell Mediated Immunity in relation to Tropical Diseases" pp.111-120.
  52. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1990). Quantitative estimation of major histo-compatibility complex antigens on live tumor cells. Indian J. Expt. Biol. 28, 1017-1020.
  53. Saxena R.K. (1990). Cell mediated cytotoxicity responses in young and old mice. In "Perspectives in Aging Research", R. Singh, G.S. Singhal eds., pp.31-36.
  54. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1990). Influence of aging on the generation of adherent - lymphokine activated killer (A-LAK) cells in rat. In: "Perspectives in Aging Research", R. Singh and G.S. Singhal eds., pp.37-43.
  55. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1990). Mechanism of a sub optimal NK activation by IL-2 in the rat system. In "Natural Killer Cells: Biology and Clinical Application", S. Karger Publishers, Basel, Switzerland. pp.186-189.
  56. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1990). Necessity for interaction between adherent and nonadherent rat spleen cells for the generation of a suppressor factor of NK activation. Immunology letters 24, 93-96.
  57. Udaykumar, Sarin, R. and Saxena R.K. (1991). Analysis of circulating immune complexes (CIC) in tuberculosis: Levels of specific antibodies and antigens in CIC and relationship with serum antibody. FEMS Microbiology Immunology, 76, 135-142.
  58. Udaykumar and Saxena R.K. (1991). Antigenic epitopes on Mycobacterium tuberculosis recognized by antibodies in tuberculosis and mouse antisera. FEMS Microbiology Immunology, 76, 7-12.
  59. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1991). Restoration of Interleukin-2 induced NK activation by the depletion of adherent cells from rat spleen cells. Med. Sci. Res. 19.
  60. Saxena R.K. (1992). Production and Bioassays of Interleukins. In "A Handbook of Practical Immunology", G.P. Talwar and S.K. Gupta (ed) , CBS Publishers, Delhi. pp282-288.
  61. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Sarin A. and Herberman R.B. (1992). Natural Killer - Resistance Inducing Factor (NK-RIF): a new immunomodulatory cytokine. In, "Natural Killer Cells: Receptors, Signaling and Mechanisms". eds., E. Lotzova and R.B. Herberman, CRC Press pp.381-392.
  62. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1992). Gamma interferon down regulates sensitivity of mouse tumor cell lines to lysis by adherent lymphokine activated killer cells. Med. Sci. Res. 20, 183-184.
  63. Udaykumar and Saxena R.K. (1992). Acid induced changes in the immune-reactivity of specific antigen and antibody in CIC from TB sera. J. Clin. Lab. Analysis. 6, 194-200.
  64. Prabhu A., Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1993). Antigen specific suppressor influence of the carbohydrate determinants of the antigens derived from M. tuberculosis (M. tb) on T cell proliferative response. Immunology and Infectious Diseases 3, 189-194.
  65. Sarin A., Haridas V. and Saxena R.K. (1993). MHC I class I up-regulation protects some but not all targets against LAK mediated lysis: possible implications for the existence of LAK cells subpopulations using different recognition strategies. Immunology letters 38, 59-62.
  66. Prabhu A., Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1993). B cell mitogenic activity of dinitrophenyl derivative of M. tuberculosis antigens. Cellular Immunology 149, 422-432.
  67. Sarin A. and Saxena, R. K.. (1993). Reversal of interferon induced LAK resistance in two murine cell lines by exposure to acid pH. Current Science 65, 705-707.
  68. Udaykumar and Saxena R.K. (1994). E. coli reacting antibodies in human tuberculosis sera. Indian J. Tuberculosis 41, 29-34.
  69. Prabhu A., Udaykumar, Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1994). Immune response to environmental exposure or specific immunization with the antigens of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In: Environment and Physiology, B.N. Mallick and R. Singh (Eds.), Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, pp 253-258.
  70. Haridas V., Sarin A., Kochupillai, V., Anandi, R. and Saxena R.K. (1994). Effect of gamma interferon on the expression of class I MHC antigens on fresh leukemia cells and their susceptibility to lysis by lymphokine activated killer cells. Indian J. Cancer 31, 96-102.
  71. Prabhu A. and Saxena R.K. (1994). Comparison of B-cell proliferative response to lipopolysaccharide and DNP derivative of M. tuberculosis antigens. J. Biosciences 19, 57-65.
  72. Haridas V. and Saxena R.K. (1995). Changes in LAK susceptibility of tumor cells as their MHC I antigen expression levels regenerate after pH 3.0 treatment. Immunology Letters 44, 7-11.
  73. Haridas V. and Saxena R.K. (1995). Role of MHC I antigens in modulating the performance of murine tumor cells in cold target competition assays. Immunology 84, 86-90.
  74. Haridas V. and Saxena, R. K. (1995). Interferon modulation of levels of class I MHC antigens on some tumor cell lines and its correlation with inhibition assays. Cellular Immunology 161, 256-261.
  75. Sarin A., Saxena Q.B., Herberman R.B. and Saxena R.K. (1995). Enhanced MHC I antigen expression on tumor target cells is inversely correlated to lysis by allogeneic but not by xenogeneic NK cells. J. Biosciences 20, 515-523.
  76. Saxena R.K., Haridas V. and Sarin A. (1995). Regulation of NK susceptibility by target cell class I MHC molecules. Indian J. Biochemistry and Biophysics 32, 179-185.
  77. Saxena R.K., Collins, G. D., Chrest, F.J. and Adler W.H. (1996). Bcl-2 transfaction protects Hut78 cell line from different types of cytotoxic effector cells. Immunology Letters 52, 95-98.
  78. Saxena, R. K. (1996). Understanding inverse correlation between the levels of class I major histocompatibility complex antigens on tumor cells and their susceptibility to Natural Killer cells: Evidence of competition experiments. Current Science, 70, 143-146.
  79. Saxena R.K. (1996). Research Funding in India. Some thoughts, some pipe dreams. Bulletin of the Indian Immunology Society, Sept. 1996 issue.
  80. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Whiteside T.L., Goldfarb, R.B. and Herberman R.B. (1996). Partial purification and characterization of a novel human factor that augments the expression of class I MHC antigens on tumor cells. J. Biosciences, 21, 13-25.
  81. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K., Goldfarb, R.B., Herberman R.B. and Whiteside T.L. (1996). Identification and partial purification of a human Natural Killer cell proliferation-inducing factor. J. Biosciences , 21, 455-469.
  82. Raval, A., Puri N. and Saxena, R. K. (1997). Generation of human class I MHC antigen activating factor (MHC-AF) in serum free medium and its partial purification. J. Biosciences 22, 59 - 68.
  83. Saxena, R. K. (1997). Missing self by heterogeneous NK cells. J. Biosciences 22, 3 - 12.
  84. Haridas V. and Saxena, R. K. (1997). Mechanism of interaction of pH 3.0 treated tumor cells expressing lower levels of class I MHC antigens, with IL-2 activated NK cells . Immunology Letters 55, 167-171.
  85. Saxena, R. K. (1997) Ontogeny of inhibitory receptors for MHC molecules on NK cells. Immunology Today 18, 146.
  86. Puri N., Raval, A. And Saxena, R. K. (1997) Species specificity of an actvated spleen cell derived factor which augments the expression MHC class I antigens on tumor cells. Expt. Mol. Med. 29, 129-132.
  87. Saxena R.K. (1997). Preface on research and teaching in Immunology in India, for Immunology Special issue. J. Biosciences, Jan. 1997 issue.
  88. Saxena R.K. (1997). Biomedical Research Funding in India: Time to wake up. (Editorial) National Medical Journal of India, 10, 105-106.
  89. Saxena, R. K. (1997). Funding Higher Education: Urgent need for alternatives. JNU News, 15, 16-17.
  90. Saxena, R. K., Malik V., Udaykumar, R., Chandrashekhar B., Myneedu, V. P. , Jain, N. K. and Jain, R. C. (1998) Detection of M. Tuberculosis antigens in body fluids of tuberculosis patients, in -Microbes for Health, Wealth and Sustainable Environment”, A. Verma (ed), Malhotra Publishing House, New Delhi. pp 659-668.
  91. Dhillon S. and Saxena R.K. (1998) Tumor specific boosting of IL-2 induced NK activation by paraformaldehyde fixed tumor cells. Immunol. Letters 63, 153-158.
  92. Raval, A., Puri N., Rath, P. C. and Saxena, R. K. (1998) Cytokine regulation of expression of class I MHC antigens. Exp. Mol. Med. 30, 1-13.
  93. Puri N. and Saxena, R. K. (1998) Induction of proliferation in resting B cell by a factor released by activated mouse spleen cells. Exp. Mol. Med. 30, 199-204.
  94. Puri N. and Saxena, R. K. (1998) Partial purification and characterization of a murine factor which augments the expression of MHC I molecules on tumor cells. Exp. Mol. Med. 30, 93-99.
  95. Saxena, R. K. and Siddiqui, S.M. (1998) CpG containing oligo-deoxynucleotides as new generation adjuvants in DNA and protein vaccines. (Comments) J. Biosciences 23, 164-165.
  96. Saxena R.K. and Dhillon S. (1998) Influence of tumor cells on NK cell system. Proceedings of the Tenth International Congress of Immunology. GP Talwar, I Nath, NK Ganguly and KVS Rao edited, Monduzzi Editore, Itely, 237-242.
  97. Saxena R.K. (1998) Continuing Education in Immunology. Immunol. Today. 19, 437.
  98. Dhillon S., Das A. and Saxena R.K. (1999) Activating and inhibitory receptors on Natural Killer cells. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. (India) 69 (B), III&IV, 229-243.
  99. Dhillon S. and Saxena R.K. (1999) Upregulation of KIR expression on murine bone marrow cells by IL2 and paraformaldehyde fixed tumor cells. Immunology Letters 170, 153-167.
  100. Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1999). Cytolytic activity of mitogen activated old and young mouse spleen cells against tumor target cells expressing high or low levels of Fas antigen. Expt. Mol. Medicine 31, 137-141.
  101. Chander, A., Yadava, R., Ghosh S., Rath, P.C., Yadava, P.K., Orm, I.M. and Saxena, R. K. (2000) Strain Differentiation Among Indian Clinical Isolates of M. tuberculosis by RFLP Analysis. Molecular Biology Today 1(2): 53-55.
  102. Saxena R.K. and Chandrasekhar, B. (2000) A novel non-phagocytic mechanism of erythrocyte destruction involving direct cell mediated lysis. International J. Hematology 71, 227-237.
  103. Siddiqui, S.M., Orme I.M. and Saxena R.K. (2000) Efficacy of culture filtrate protein preparations from some Indian isolates of M. tuberculosis to activate T cells derived from healthy donors. Int. J. Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases 4 (10), 1-8.
  104. Saxena R.K. (2000) Should erythrocyte destruction in vivo be through phagocytosis alone? J. Biosciences 25, 3-5.
  105. Saxena R.K. (2001) Natural killer cells in immunotherapy. CDRI journal (in press).
  106. Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (2000). in vitro erythrocidal activity of activated spleen cells from young and old mice. Expt. Gerontology 35, 409-416.
  107. Das A. and Saxena R.K. (2001) Abrogation of tumor induced KIR expression on mouse spleen cells by Mitomycin C. Immunology Letters 77, 73-77.
  108. Das A., Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (2001) Modulation of NK cell activation and interaction with target cells. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (India) 69B: 49.
  109. Choudhry, V. and Saxena R.K. (2002) Detection of M. tuberculosis antigens in urinary proteins of tuberculosis patients. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 21, 1-5.
  110. Saxena R.K., Wiessman, D., Simpson, J. and Lewis D.M. (2002) Murine model of BCG lung infection: Dynamics of lymphocyte subpopulations in lung interstitium and tracheal lymph nodes. J. Biosciences 27, 145-153.
  111. Saxena R.K., Wiessman, D., Saxena Q.B., Simpson, J. and Lewis D.M. (2002) Kinetics of changes in lymphocyte subpopulations in the lungs and draining lymph nodes of mice after intrapulmonary infection with M. bovis (Bacillus Calmette-Guerin) and identity of cells responsible for IFN responses. Clin. Exp. Immunol 128, 405-410.
  112. Saxena R.K., Valliyathan, V. and Lewis D.M. (2003) Evidence for LPS-induced differentiation of RAW264.7 murine macrophage into dendritic like cells. J. Biosciences 28, 129-134.
  113. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Weissman, D.M., Simpson, J., Bledsoe, T.A. and Lewis D.M. (2003) Effect of diesel exhaust particulate (DEP) on Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) lung infection in mice and the attendant changes in lung interstitial lymphoid subpopulations and IFN gamma response. Toxicological Sciences 73, 66-71.
  114. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K., Siegel, P.D. and Lewis D.M. (2003) Identification of organic fractions of diesel exhaust particulate (DEP) which inhibit nitric oxide (NO) production from a murine macrophage cell line Toxicology Letters 143, 317-22.
  115. Das A., Dhillon S. and Saxena R.K. (2003) Modulation of NK cell activation by tumor cells: Role of receptors for MHC I molecules. In -Progress in Hematologic Oncology”, (ed. Lalit Kumar) The Advanced Research Foundation, New York. pp 191-198.
  116. Siegel, P.D., Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Ma, J.K.H., Ma, J.Y.C., Yin, X., Casternova, V, Al-Humadi, N. and Lewis D.M. (2004) Effect of diesel exhaust particulate on immune response: Contribution of particulate vs. organic soluble components. J. Toxicol. Environ. Health. (A) 67, 221-31.
  117. Saxena, R. K., Choudhry, V., Nath, I., Das, S.N., Paranjape, R.S., Babu, G., Ramlingam, S., Mohanty, D., Vohra, H., Thomas, M., Saxena Q.B. and Ganguly, N.K. (2004) Normal ranges of some select lymphocyte subpopulations in peripheral blood of normal healthy Indians: Results of a task force study. Current Sciences 86, 969-975.
  118. Das A., Gupta M. K. and Saxena R.K. (2004) Enhanced activation of murine NK cells by IL2 in presence of circulating immune complexes. Current Science 87, 780 - 783.
  119. Das A. and Saxena R.K. (2004) Role of interaction between Ly49 inhibitory receptors and cognate MHC I molecules in IL2 induced development of NK cells in murine bone marrow cell cultures. Immunology Letters 94, 209-214.
  120. Ghosh S. and Saxena R.K. (2004) Early effect of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection on Mac-1 and ICAM-1 expression on mouse peritoneal macrophages, Experimental Molecular Medicine 36, 387-395.
  121. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2006) Assessment of survival of aging erythrocyte in circulation and attendant changes in size and CD147 expression by a novel two step biotinylation method. Experimental Gerontology 41 :855-61.
  122. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2007) Reduced expression of CD47 during murine erythrocyte senescence and its role in erythrocyte clearance from circulation. Transfusion 47(9): 1725-32.
  123. Saxena R.K., Williams, W. and Gilmour M.I. (2007) Suppression of basal and cytokine induced expression of MHC, ICAM 1 and B7 markers on mouse lung epithelial cells exposed to diesel exhaust particles. Am. J. Biochem. Biotechno 3 (4) : 187-192.
  124. Gilmour M.I., Stevens, T., Saxena R.K. (2007) Effect of Particles on the Immune System, in 'Particle Toxicology' (Ed. K. Donaldson & P. Borm) CRC Press, NY, (pp245-258).
  125. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2007) Age dependent increase in green autofluorescence of blood erythrocytes J. Biosciences 32 (6), 1139 - 1145.
  126. Saxena R.K., Williams, W., McGee, J.K., Daniels, M.J., Boykin, E. and Gilmour M.I. (2007) Enhanced in vitro and in vivo toxicity of poly-dispersed acid-functionalized single-wall carbon Nanotubes. Nanotoxicology 1: 291-300.
  127. Saxena R.K., Gilmour M.I. and Hays M.D. (2008) Isolation and quantitative estimation of diesel exhaust and carbon black particles ingested by lung epithelial cells and alveolar macrophages in vitro. BioTechniques 44, 799-805.
  128. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2008) A role of phosphatidylserine externalization in clearance of young erythrocytes exposed to stress but not in eliminating aging populations of erythrocyte. Experimental Gerontology 43, 764-70.
  129. Lalitha P.V., Biswas S., Pillai C.R. and Saxena R.K. (2008) Production and characterization of Domain I+II and AMA-1 ectodamain from Indian P. falciparum alleles. Vaccine 26, 4526-35.
  130. Salam, N., Gupta, S, Sharma, S., Pahujani, S., Sinha, A., Saxena R.K., Natarajan, K. (2008) Protective immunity to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection by chemokine and cytokine conditioned CFP-10 differentiated dendritic cells. PLoS ONE 3(8):e2869.
  131. Gupta, S, Salam, N., Srivastava V., 1, Singla, R., Behera, D., Khayyam, K.U., Korde, R., Malhotra, P., Saxena, R., Natarajan, K.(2009). Voltage Gated Calcium Channels Negatively Regulate Protective Immunity to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. PLoS ONE 4(4), e5305.
  132. Saxena R.K. and Khandelwal S. (2009) Aging and destruction of erythrocytes in mice. Current Science 97, 500-507.
  133. Saxena R.K., Gilmour M.I., Schladweiler, M.C., McClure, M., Hays, M. and Kodavanti, U.P. (2009). Differential Pulmonary Retention of Diesel Exhaust Particles in Wistar Kyoto and Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats. Toxicological Sci. 111:392-401.
  134. Tong, H., McGee, J.K., Saxena R.K., Kodavanti, U.P., Devlin, R. , Gilmour M.I. (2009) Influence of Acid Functionalization on the Cardio-Pulmonary Toxicity of Carbon Nanotubes and Carbon Black Particles in Mice. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 239 :224-32. [This paper won a 2010 Scientific and Technological Achievement Awards from US Environmental Protection Agency].
  135. Lalitha P.V., Biswas S., Pillai C.R., Seth, R.K. and Saxena R.K. (2010) Expression, purification and characterization of allelic variants of MSP-142 from Indian Plasmodium falciparum isolates Vaccine 26: 4528-4535.
  136. Saxena R.K., McClure, M, Hays, M., Green, F.H.Y., McPhee, L.J., Vallyathan, V. and Gilmour M.I. (2010) Quantitative assessment of elemental carbon in the lungs of never smokers, cigarette smokers and coal miners. J. Toxicol. Environ. Health. 74: 706-715.
  137. Kumari M. and Saxena R.K. (2011) Relative efficacy of uptake and presentation of BCG antigens by type I mouse lung epithelial cells and peritoneal macrophages. Infection and Immunity Infection and Immunity Aug;79(8):3159-67.
  138. Sachar S and Saxena R.K. (2011) Cytotoxic effect of poly-dispersed single walled carbon nano-tubes on mouse erythrocytes. PLOS one 6(7):e22032.
  139. Kumari M., Sachar S. and Saxena R.K. (2012) Loss of proliferative and antigen presentation activity following internalization of poly-dispersed single-walled carbon nanotubes by primary lung epithelial cells PLOS one 7 (2): e31890.
  140. Saxena R.K., Bhardwaj, N, Sachar S, Puri N. and Khandelwal, S (2012) A double in vivo biotinylation (DIB) technique for objective assessment of aging and clearance of mouse erythrocytes in blood circulation, Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy 39, 335-341.
  141. Alam A., Sachar S., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2013). Interactions of poly-dispersed single walled Carbon Nanotubes with T cells resulting in down regulation of allogeneic CTL responses in vitro and in vivo. Nanotoxicology 7, 1351-1360. [Included as a Key Nanotechnology Articles on Global Medical Discovery web-portal globalmedicaldiscovery.com]
  142. Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K. (2013) Heterogeneity of reticulocyte population in mouse peripheral blood. Current Science 105, 1611-1614.
  143. Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K. (2014) Elimination of young erythrocytes from blood circulation and altered erythropoietic patterns during paraquat induced anemic phase in mice. PLoS ONE 9(6): e99364.
  144. Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K. (2014) Selective loss of younger erythrocytes from blood circulation and changes in erythropoietic patterns in bone marrow and spleen in mouse anemia induced by poly-dispersed single wall carbon nanotubes. Nanotoxicology (Accepted for publication).
  145. Abbas, Z., N. and Saxena R.K. (2014) Lipid antigen presentation through CD1d pathway in mouse lung epithelial cells, macrophages and dendritic cells and its suppression by poly-dispersed single-walled carbon nanotubes. Toxicology in vitro (Accepted for publication).
  146. Chaterjee S. and Saxena R.K. (2015) Preferential elimination of older erythrocytes in circulation and depressed bone marrow erythropoitic activity contribute to cadmium induced anemia in mice (Submitted)
  147. Chaterjee S., Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K. (2015) Relative susceptibility of young and old erythrocytes in experimentally induced auto-immune hemolytic anemia in mice and attendant charges in erythropoietic activities in bone marrow and spleen (Under submission).

Total Citations till April 2014: 1415

Cumulative citations of Prof. R.K. Saxena’s publications
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Abstracts And Presentations

  1. Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1979). Augmentation of spontaneous cytotoxicity of mouse spleen cells towards a human myeloid cell line by treatment with anti H-2 antisera. Fed. Proc. 38, 1278.
  2. Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1980). Possible role of histocompatibility in natural killer-target interactions. Fed. Proc. 39, 935.
  3. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1980). Contributory factors in loss of natural killer activity in tumor bearing mice. Fed. Proc. 39, 935.
  4. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1982). Augmentation of murine natural killer activity by alloantibody: a reverse ADCC reaction. Fed. Proc. 41, 602.
  5. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1982). Mechanism of depressed natural killer (NK) activity in P815 tumor bearing mice. Fed. Proc. 41, 602.
  6. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Adler W.H. (1983). Activation of natural killer activity in spleen cells from old and young mice by Interleukin-2. Fed. Proc 42, 927.
  7. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B. and Adler W.H. (1983). Inhibition of interleukin-2 activation of murine natural killer activity by a suppressor factor released by concanavalin-A treated mouse spleen cells. Fed. Proc. 42, 927..
  8. Saxena R.K. (1985). Concanavalin-A induced activation of spleen cell cytotoxic activity in young and old mice. Proceedings of the 11th Indian Immunology Society meeting, Hyderabad.
  9. Saxena R.K. (1986). Properties and partial characterization of a spleen derived factor which induces relative resistance to NK cells in some target cells. Proceedings of the 13th Indian Immunology Society Meeting, National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi.
  10. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1986). Analysis of interleukin-2 induced MHC non-restricted cytotoxic effector cells from rat spleen. Proceedings of the 13th Indian Immunology Society, National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi..
  11. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1986). Analysis of interleukin-2 induced MHC non-restricted cytotoxic effector cells from rat spleen. 9th All Indian Symposium on Comparative Physiology, JNU, New Delhi.
  12. Saxena R.K. (1986). A spleen cell derived factor imparts resistance to NK cell mediated lysis in a mouse lymphoma cell line. Proceedings of the 6th International Congress of Immunology, Toronto, Canada.
  13. Saxena R.K. and Saxena Q.B. (1986). Induction of resistance to NK cells in a mouse lymphoma cell line by a spleen derived factor. Proceedings of 4th international Workshop on NK cells. Queen's University, Kingston, Canada. Natural Immunity and Cell Growth Regulation Vol.5, p.74.
  14. Saxena R.K. (1987). Modulation of expression of MHC antigens by a rat spleen cell derived factor which induces NK resistance in tumor target cells. Proceedings of the 14th Indian Immunology Society Meeting, Srinagar..
  15. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1987). Lack of activation of rat natural killer cells with interleukin-2: Evidence for a suppressor factor. Proceedings of the 14th Indian Immunology Society Meeting, Srinagar.
  16. Saxena R.K. (1987). Raising of monoclonal antibodies against mycobacterium tuberculosis (H37Ra). Proceedings of the 14th Indian Immunology Society Meeting, Srinagar.
  17. Kumar M.U., Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1988). T and B cell reactivity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigen fractionated by isoelectric focusing. 15th Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, North Bengal University, Siliguri.
  18. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1988). Inhibition of IL-2 induced NK activation by a suppressor released constitutively by rat spleen cells in culture. 15th Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, North Bengal University, Siliguri.
  19. Saxena R.K. (1988). NK cells in parasitic infections. Indo-US Workshop on cell mediated immunity in relation to tropical diseases, CDRI, Lucknow.
  20. Saxena R.K. (1988). Cell mediated cytotoxicity responses in young and old mice. 14th Annual Conference of Association of Gerontology (India), JNU, New Delhi..
  21. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1988). Influence of aging on the generation of lymphokine activated killer (A-LAK) cells in rat. All India Symposium on Biological, Medical and Social Gerontology, JNU, New Delhi..
  22. Saxena R.K. (1988). Role of major histocompatibility antigens in NK cell mediated cytotoxicity. Indo-French Colloquim on Recent Advances in Life Sciences and Vaccinology. National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi.
  23. Saxena R.K., Sarin A. and Adler W.H. (1989). A spleen cell derived Natural Killer - Lysis Resistance Inducing Factor suppresses proliferative activity and selectively enhances the expression of Class I MHC antigens on YAC cells. Presented at FASEB meeting at New Orleans, USA (1989).
  24. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1989). Mechanism of a suboptimal NK activation by IL-2 in the rat system. Presented at the 6th International NK Workshop, Goslar, West Germany, July 26-29, 1989.
  25. Saxena R.K. (1989). Properties and characterization of a Natural Killer Inducing Factor (NK-LRIF). 13th All India Cell Biology Conference and Cell Biology Symposia, Hyderabad. Dec.1989.
  26. Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1989). Requirement of interaction between adherent and nonadherent rat spleen cell populations for the constitutive production of a suppressor of IL-2 induced activation of natural killer cells. 13th All India Cell Biology Conference and Cell Biology Symposia, Hyderabad. Dec. 1989.
  27. Saxena R.K., Sarin A. and Herberman R.B. (1990). Purification and characterization of a Natural Killer Lysis Resistance Factor (RIF) from the culture supernatant of mitogen activated mouse spleen cells. 17th Annual Meeting of the Indian Immunology society, SGPGI, Lucknow, Dec.1990.
  28. Prabhu A., Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1990). B-cell mitogenic activity of Fluoro-dinitro-Benzene (FDNB) derivative of the antigens of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. 17th Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, SGPGI, Lucknow, Dec.1990.
  29. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Goldfarb, R.B., Whiteside T.L. and Herberman R.B. (1991). Properties and characterization of a human Natural Killer Resistance Inducing Factor (NK-RIF). Presented at the annual meeting of the Federation of the American Societies of Experimental Biology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
  30. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K., Whiteside T.L., Goldfarb R.H. and Herberman R.B. (1991). Human Natural Killer Resistance inducing factor (NK-RIF) effects expression of surface antigens and proliferative activity of tumor cell lines and human leukocytes. FASEB annual meeting at Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
  31. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Goldfarb R.H., Whiteside T.L. and Herberman (1991). Purification, characterization and biological activities of Human Natural Killer - Resistance Inducing Factor (NK-RIF). 7th International workshop on Natural Killer Cells, Stockholm, Sweden, June 1991.
  32. Sarin A., Saxena Q.B., Herberman R.B. and Saxena R.K. (1991). Enhanced levels of MHC class I antigens on tumor cells may not downregulate the cytolytic activity of Xenogenic NK cells. 7th International workshop on Natural Killer Cells, Stockholm, Sweden, June 1991.
  33. Prabhu A., Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1991). Role of carbohydrate determinants of the antigens derived from Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the induction of T cell proliferation in sensitized lymphocytes. 18th Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi, Oct. 1991.
  34. Sarin A., Saxena Q.B., Herberman R.B. and Saxena R.K. (1991). Cytolytic activity of allogenic but not xenogenic NK cells is down regulated by tumor target cells expressing high levels of MHC class I antigens. 18th annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, NII, New Delhi, Oct. 1991.
  35. Puri N., Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1991). Purification and characterization of Natural Killer Resistance Inducing Factor from the culture supernatants of murine mixed lymphocyte cultures. 18th Annual Indian Immunology Society meeting, NII, New Delhi, Oct. 1991.
  36. Haridas V., Sarin A., Kochupillai, V. and Saxena R.K. (1991). Effect of Gamma Interferon on the expression of class I MHC antigens on fresh tumor cells and their susceptibility to lysis by lymphokine activated killer cells. 18th Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, NII, New Delhi, Oct.1991..
  37. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K., Goldfarb R.H., Whiteside T.L. and Herberman R.B. (1991). Evidence for the presence of two novel cytokines in supernatants of Concanavalin-A activated human peripheral blood lymphocytes. Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Therapy, Pittsburgh, USA. Nov.1991.
  38. Prabhu A., Udaykumar, Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1992). Immune response to environmental exposure of specific sensitization with the antigens of M. tuberculosis. Annual Conference of the Association of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India. JNU, New Delhi, Dec.1992.
  39. Prabhu A., Sarin A. and Saxena R.K. (1993). Immune reactivity of DNP derivative of Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigens. 19th Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, Indian Institute of Sciences, Bangalore, Jan. 1993..
  40. Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Whiteside T.L., Goldfarb R.H. and Herberman R.B. (1993). Evidence for a novel human cytokine that augments the expression of MHC I antigens on tumor cells. Brain storming session on Molecular Immunology, University of Delhi South Campus, Jan.1993.
  41. Saxena R.K. (1993). Cytokines in cellular communication. Mid-year meeting of the Indian Academy of Sciences. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, July 23-24, 1993.
  42. Saxena R.K., Sarin A., Haridas V. and Saxena Q.B. (1993). Role of MHC antigens in regulating tumor cell susceptibility to lysis by cytotoxic effector cells. Indo-French symposium on Trends in Cancer Research, Lonavla, Nov. 1993.
  43. Saxena R.K. (1993). Evidence for two novel cytokine activities released by activated rodent spleen cells and human PBLs. XX Annual meeting of the Indian Society of Immunology, Bhopal, Dec.1993.
  44. Sarin A., Haridas V. and Saxena R.K. (1993). MHC class I up regulation protects some but not all targets against LAK-mediated lysis. Possible implications for the existence of LAK cell subpopulations using different recognition strategies. XX Annual meeting of the Indian Society of Immunology, Bhopal, Dec. 1993.
  45. Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (1993). A non-IL-2 proliferation inducing activity in mouse MLC-RIF preparation. XX Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, Bhopal, Dec., 1993.
  46. Haridas V. and Saxena, R. K. (1994). Mechanism of interferon induced LAK resistance in tumor cells: Role of class I MHC antigen levels on tumor cells. XXI Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, Chandigarh, 14-16 Sept. 1994.
  47. Haridas V. and Saxena, R. K. (1995). Correlation of class I MHC antigen levels on some human tumor cell lines with susceptibility to LAK cells and performance in cold target inhibition assays. 9th International Congress of Immunology, San Francisco, July 1995.
  48. Saxena, R. K., Haridas V. and Sarin A. (1995). Role of MHC class I antigens in modulating the performance of murine tumor cells in cold target competition assays. 9th International Congress of Immunology, San Francisco, July 1995.
  49. Puri N. and Saxena, R. K. (1995). A novel B-cell growth factor released by mouse spleen cells undergoing mixed lymphocyte reaction. XXII Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi , December 15-17, 1995.
  50. Chandrashakher B., Adler, W. H. and Saxena, R. K. (1995). An in vitro system to study immune destruction of erythrocytes: Age dependent changes in erythrocyte susceptibility and the efficacy of spleen cells to eliminate erythrocytes. XXII Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi , December 15-17, 1995.
  51. Malik V., Chandrashekhar B., Myneedu, V. P. and Saxena, R. K. (1995) Demonstration and quantitation of secretory M. tuberculosis antigens in urine samples from untreated tuberculosis patients. XXII Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi , December 15-17, 1995.
  52. Ravel A. and Saxena, R. K. (1995) Generation of Human MHC -I augmenting factor (MHC-AF) in serum-free medium and its partial characterization. XXII Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi , December 15-17, 1995.
  53. Dhillon S., Haridas V., Sarin A. and Saxena, R. K. (1995) Influence of tumor target cells on activation of NK cells: Differential activation of NK cell sub-populations by specific targets. XXII Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, December 15-17, 1995.
  54. Saxena, R. K. (1995) Missing self by heterogeneous NK cells. NII Senior Scientist Award Oration. XXII Annual Conference of the Indian Immunology Society, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, December 15-17, 1995.
  55. Saxena, R. K., Haridas V. and Sarin A. (1996) Mechanism of interferon induced resistance to IL-2 activated NK cells in tumor cells: Role of class I MHC antigen levels on target cells. 4th Brain-storming session on Molecular Immunology, Institute of Microbial Technology, Chandigarh, Feb. 1-3, 1996.
  56. Saxena, R. K. (1996) Fas mediated lysis by young and old lymphocytes. Flowcytometry user-s group meeting. CCMB, Hyderabad 12 Dec. 1996.
  57. Saxena, R. K. and Dhillon S. (1996) Differential induction of cytotoxic cells killing through Fas mechanism, in mitogen activated young and old mouse spleen cells. XXIII Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, Andhra University, Vishakapatnam. 13-15 Dec. 1996.
  58. Saxena, R. K. and Dhillon S. (1997) Indo-French Symposium invited talk, Boosting of NK cell activation in response to IL2 by simultaneous exposure to target cells. NII, New Delhi, 1-5 Dec. 1997.
  59. Saxena, R. K. and Dhillon S. (1997) Influence of tumor cells on NK cell system. XXIV Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, Bose Institute, Calcutta. 22-24 Dec. 1997.
  60. Yadava, R., Chander, A., Rath, P.C., Yadava, P. K. and Saxena R.K. (1997) Novel repeat sequences cloned from an Indian strain of M. tuberculosis. XXIV Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, Bose Institute, Calcutta. 22-24 Dec. 1997.
  61. Saxena, R. K. and Dhillon S. (1998) Influence of tumor cells on NK cell system. 10th International Congress of Immunology, New Delhi. Immunologist (Suppliment 1) p 156.
  62. Malik V. and Saxena R.K. (1998) Detection of M. tuberculosis antigens in proteins isolated from tuberculosis urine samples. 10th International Congress of Immunology, New Delhi. Immunologist (Suppliment 1) p 632.
  63. Siddiqui S.M., Orme I.M. and Saxena R.K. (1999) Efficacy of culture filtrate proteins of four Indian clinical isolates and two standard strains of M. tuberculosis, to induce T cell activation in PBLs derived from healthy individuals. workshop on Intercellular Pathogens under International Training and Research in Emerging Infectious Diseases. JNU, 6-10 Dec. 1999.
  64. Siddiqui S.M., Orme I.M. and Saxena R.K. (2000) T cell activation by culture filtrate proteins of contemporary isolates of M. tuberculosis. Indian Immunology Society Annual Meeting, CRI, Mumbai, Jan. 2000.
  65. Asmita Das, Dhillon S. and Saxena R.K. (2000) Killer Inhibitory Receptors (KIRs) are up regulated on mouse spleen NK and T cells in response to IL2 and paraformaldehyde fixed tumor cells. Indian Immunology Society Annual Meeting, CRI, Mumbai, Jan. 2000.
  66. Shamik Ghosh, Mallick, V. and Saxena R.K. (2000) Variations in the reverse phase HPLC profiles of secretory antigen of different clinical isolates of M. tuberculosis, and their antigenic cross reactivity. Indian Immunology Society Annual Meeting, CRI, Mumbai, Jan. 2000.
  67. Saxena R.K., Wiessman, D., Simpson, J. and Lewis D.M. (2000) Dynamics of lymphocyte subpopulations in lungs of mice infected intratracheally with BCG. 27th Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, Agra, 11-13 Dec. 2000.
  68. Invited Speaker, 28th Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society. AIIMS, New Delhi Oct 4-6, 200.
  69. Saxena R.K. (2001) Immunology and Biotechnology”, DST, Health Sciences PAC meeting, Darjeeling. Nov. 200.
  70. Das A. and Saxena R.K. (2002) Role of Ly49 class of receptor molecules in activation and differentiation of Natural Killer cells. International Symposium on Recent Trends in Cancer Research. School of Life Sciences, JNU, New Delhi. March 12 -14, 200.
  71. Saxena R.K., Valliyathan, V., Saxena Q.B. and Lewis D.M. (2002) Evidence for LPS-induced differentiation of RAW264.7 murine macrophage into dendritic like cells. Presented at the 3rd International Conference on Oxygen/Nitrogen redicals: Cell injury and disease, organized by NIOSH, CDC at Morgantown, WV, USA 1-5 June 2002.
  72. Saxena Q.B., Saxena R.K. and Lewis D.M. (2002) Synergistic effects of mycobacterial infection and the resulting IFN response in inducing nitric oxide production in macrophages. Presented at the 3rd International Conference on Oxygen/Nitrogen redicals: Cell injury and disease, organized by NIOSH, CDC at Morgantown, WV, USA 1-5 June 2002..
  73. Das A. and Saxena R.K. (2002) A role of interaction between MHC I and cognate Ly49 receptor molecules in IL2 activation of NK Cells. XXIX Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, RMRC, Bhuvneshwar. Nov. 27-29, 200.
  74. Ghosh S. and Saxena R.K. (2002) Modulation of Macrophage function due to M. tuberculosis function. XXIX Annual meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, RMRC, Bhuvneshwar. Nov. 27-2.
  75. Siegel, P.D., Saxena R.K., Saxena Q.B., Ma, J.K.H., Ma, J.Y.C., Castranova, V., Lewis D.M. (2003) Effect of diesel exhaust particles (DEP) on immune responses: contribution of the organic component. Society of Toxicology meeting , US.
  76. Gupta T. and Saxena, R. K. (2003) Effect of power plant derived residual oil fly ash on the function of macrophages. XXX Annual Meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, SGPGI, Lucknow (Nov. 23-25, 2003).
  77. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2003) Cell mediated lysis of erythrocytes: An alternate mechanism of erythrocyte destruction. XXX Annual Meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, SGPGI, Lucknow (Nov. 23-25, 2003.
  78. Lalitha, P.V., Pillai C.R. and Saxena R.K. (2004) Expression and characterization of allelic forms of domain I+II of AMA-1 ectodomain from Indian P.falciparum isolates. Protein Society Meeting, Oct. 2004.
  79. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2004) XXXI Annual Meeting of the Indian Immunology Society.
  80. Gupta T. and Saxena, R. K. (2004) Down-regulation of Toll Like Receptor-2 (TLR2) on murine alveolar macrophages and enhanced susceptibility to BCG lung infection after exposure to fine silica dust, Diesel exhaust particles (DEP) and residual oil fly ash (ROFA), 31st Annual Meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, Chennai.
  81. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2005) in vivo turn over of erythrocytes: Role of Phosphotidyl serine asymmetry. Biosparks meeting, SLS, JNU, New Delhi 24-25 Feb. 200.
  82. Saxena, RK (2005) Modulation of anti-mycobacterial immunity in mouse lung by diesel exhaust particulates (DEP) International Training and Research in Emerging Infectious Diseases (ITREID) meeting invited talk 8-11 March 2005, Indian Habitat Center, New Delh.
  83. Gupta T. and Saxena, R. K. (2005) Enhanced susceptibility to BCG lung infection and modulation of TLR-2 on murine broncoalveolar lavage cells after exposure to fine silica ust, diesel exhaust particulates (DEP) and residual oil fly ash (ROFA). ITREID meeting poster presentation 8-11 March 2005, Indian Habitat Center, New Delh.
  84. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2006) Role of CD47 in erythrocyte clearance from the circulation. FIMSA International Immunology Conference, 1-5 March 2006, AIIMS, New Delhi.
  85. Saxena R.K., Gilmour M.I., Linak W.P. and Hays M.D. (2006) Uptake of diesel exhaust particles, ultra-fine carbon particles and carbon nano-tubes by lung epithelial cells and its effect on the expression of markers involved in antigen presentation to T cells. International Conference on Nano-Bio Interface 2006, Kolkata, March 1-3, 200.
  86. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2006) Assessment of change of CD47 expression on aging erythrocyte in circulation and its role in erythrocyte clearance. 75th Annual meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India). 8-11 Dec, 2006, JNU, New Delh.
  87. Lalitha, PV, Biswas S., Pillai, CR and Saxena R.K. (2006) Analysis of the protective immune responses against merozoite surface protein -1 variant forms from Indian P. falciparum isolates. 75th Annual meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India). 8-11 Dec, 2006, JNU, New Delh.
  88. Saxena R.K., Hays, M. and Gilmour M.I. (2006) Interactions of the nano-sized carbonaceous particles with lung epithelial cells and alveolar macrophages, 75th Annual meeting of the Society of Biological Chemists (India). 8-11 Dec, 2006, JNU, New Delh.
  89. Gilmour M.I., Williams, W., McGee, J. and Saxena R.K. (2007) Enhanced toxicity of charged carbon nano-tubes and ultra-fine carbon black particles. Society of Toxicology 46th Annual meeting, Charlotte, NC, USA 25-29 March, 200.
  90. Saxena R.K., Hays, M. and Gilmour, I.M. (2007) A novel technique for quantitative estimation of uptake of diesel exhaust particles by lung cells Society of Toxicology 46th Annual meeting, Charlotte, NC, USA 25-29 March, 200.
  91. Kumari, M and Saxena R.K. (2007) BCG uptake and apoptotic response in lung epithelial cells and macrophages. Indian Immunology Society annual meeting, AIIMS, New Delhi. Jan. 200.
  92. Lalitha P.V., Biswas S., Pillai C.R. and Saxena R.K. (2007) Analysis of the protective immune responses against merozoite surface protein -1 variant forms from Indian P. falciparum isolates. Indian Immunology Society annual meeting, AIIMS, New Delhi. Jan. 200.
  93. Khandelwal S. and Saxena R.K. (2007) Age dependent decline in CD47 expression on circulating mouse erythrocytes and susceptibility to destruction by macrophages. 94th Annumal meeting of the American Association of Immunology. Miami Beach, USA, 18-23 May 2007.
  94. Saxena R.K., Gilmour, I.M. and Hays, M. (2007) Applying the thermal optical transmittance (TOT) method for estimating elemental carbon particle concentrations in biological samples. 26th annual conference of the American Association for Aerosol Research (AAAR), Reno, Nevada. USA, Sept 26-29, 2007.
  95. Saxena R.K. (2007) Nano-particles and their interaction with lung epithelial cells”, during the 34th Annual conference of the Indian Immunology Society, National AIDS Research Institute, Pune. Dec. 16-18, 200.
  96. Tong, H., Gilmour M.I., Devlin, R. and Saxena R.K. (2007) Acid-functionalized single-walled carbon nanotubes enhance cardiac ischemic/reperfusion injury. Society of Toxicology Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, March 16-20, 2008.
  97. Saxena R.K. (2008) Role of phosphatidyl serine externalization in destruction of aging and stress damaged erythrocytes in vivo. Moleculal Immunology Forum annual meeting, IMTECH, Chandigarh, 14-16 March, 12008.
  98. Silbajoris, R., Huang, M., Cheng, W, Dailey, L.A., Saxena R.K., Bromberg, P., Samet, J.M.(2008) Mechanisms of nanodiamonds particle induced IL-8 expression in human airway epithelial cells. Society of Toxicology Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, March 16-20, 2008.
  99. Lalitha P.V., Biswas S., Pillai C.R. and Saxena R.K. (2008) Expression, purification and characterization of a recombinant malaria vaccine based on apical membrane antigen-1 ectodomain from Indian P. falciparum alleles. Indo-US Conference on Translational Medicine and Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi, 17-20 November, 200.
  100. Lalitha P.V., Biswas S., Pillai C.R. and Saxena R.K. (2008), Immunogenicity of bacterially expressed MSP-142 allelic variants from Indian P. falciparum isolates. Indian Immunology Society annual meeting, Bhuvaneshwar, Dec 200.
  101. Saxena R.K. (2009) -Interaction of carbon Nano-particles with nucleated and non-nucleated cells and the attendant toxic effects- in International Symposium on Environmental Pollution, Ecology and Human Health, Sri Venkateswara University, (July 25-27, 2009), Tirupati.
  102. Saxena R.K. (2009) -Nano-particles and their interactions with cells in culture- BARC Life Sciences Symposium, Dec. 2008, BARC, Mumba.
  103. Kumari M. and Saxena R.K. (2009) Antigen presentation by mouse lung epithelial cells upon BCG infection, annual meeting of the Australasian and South East Asian Tissue Typing Association, Nov. 13, 2009 New Delh.
  104. Sachar S., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2009) Interaction between poly-dispersed single walled carbon nanotubes with murine erythrocytes, in conference on -Nano-Science: Theory and Applications”, Nov. 6-7, 2009, School of Environmental Sciences, JNU, New Delhi.
  105. Saxena R.K. (2010) Environmental health and safety issues: nature, extent and uncertainties, in workshop entitled -Issues of risk in the regulation of nanotechnology-. Tata Energy Research Institute, Jan. 8, 2010, New Delh.
  106. Alam A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2011) Suppression of allo-immune cytotoxic T cell response by poly-dispersed single walled carbon nanotubes , National Symposium on Microwave Field Measurement, Biological Effects and Application in Nano-Science, School of Environmental Sciences, JNU, March 4-5, 2011, New Delh.
  107. Sachar S. and Saxena R.K. (2011) Interactions of the acid functionalized-single walled carbon nanotubes with the erythroid system of mouse, National Symposium on Microwave Field Measurement, Biological Effects and Application in Nano-Science, School of Environmental Sciences, JNU, March 4-5, 2011, New Delh.
  108. Sachar S. and Saxena R.K. (2011) Interactions of the acid functionalized-single walled carbon nanotubes with the erythroid system of mouse National Review Meeting of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIT Delhi, Feb 25-27, 2011.
  109. Kumari M., Rizvi Z.A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2011) Pathways of antigen or Carbon nanotubes uptake & antigen presentation in murine lung epithelial cells. Biospark 2100, SLS, JNU, New Delhi (Award winning poster).
  110. Saxena R.K. (2011) Interactions of carbon nano-particles and their chemically modified forms with cells and organs in vitro and in vivo. National Review Meeting of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIT Delhi, Feb 25-27, 2011.
  111. Kumari M. and Saxena R.K. (2011) Presentation of BCG antigens by mouse lung epithelial cells to sensitized T helper cells and its modulation by acid functionalized single walled carbon nano-tubes. National Review Meeting of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIT Delhi, Feb 25-27, 2011) (Award winning poster).
  112. Sachar S and Saxena R.K., “Cytotoxic effect of poly-dispersed single walled carbon nanotubes on erythrocytes”, International Conference on Nano materials and Nanotechnology (ICNANO 2011), Dec. 18-21, 2011, University of Delhi.
  113. Kumari Mandavi, Sumedha S, Saxena R.K., “Loss of Proliferation & antigen presentation following uptake of poly-dispersed carbon nanotubes by primary lung epithelial cells”, International Conference on Nano materials and Nanotechnology (ICNANO 2011), Dec. 18-21, 2011, University of Delhi.
  114. Sachar S. and Saxena R.K., “Effect of poly-dispersed single walled carbon nanotubes on erythrocytes”, XXXI Annual Conference of the Society of Toxicology, (STOX) India and international Symposium on Current Trends in Environmental Technology, The IIS University, Jaipur, Dec. 22-24, 2011.
  115. Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K., “Induction of transient anemia and alterations in turnover of young and old erythrocytes in mice treated with the herbicide Paraquat”, XXXI Annual Conference of the Society of Toxicology, (STOX) India and international Symposium on Current Trends in Environmental Technology, The IIS University, Jaipur, Dec. 22-24, 2011.
  116. Alam A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K., “Inhibition of vivo induction of anti tumor cytotoxic T cell response by carbon nanotubes”, XXXI Annual Conference of the Society of Toxicology, (STOX) India and international Symposium on Current Trends in Environmental Technology, The IIS University, Jaipur, Dec. 22-24, 2011.
  117. Chatterjee S and Saxena R.K., “Alterations in the turnover of erythrocytes of different age groups in mice treated with the toxic heavy metal cadmium”, XXXI Annual Conference of the Society of Toxicology, (STOX) India and international Symposium on Current Trends in Environmental Technology, The IIS University, Jaipur, Dec. 22-24, 2011.
  118. Sachar S and Saxena RK (2012) Evidence for a direct interaction between poly-dispersed single-wall carbon nanotubes and murine erythrocytes resulting in in vitro and in vivo cytotoxicity. Society of Toxicology 51st Annual Meeting, Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco. March 11-15, 2012.
  119. Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K. (2012) Symposium on Stress Adaptive Response and Genome Integrity (SARGI)”, BARC, Mumbai October 17-19, 2012.
  120. Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K. (2012) Paraquat inhibits the erythroid ifferentiation and induced apoptosis in bone marrow of mice. 3rd International Conference on Stem Cells and Cancer (ICSCC-2012): Proliferation, Differentiation and Apoptosis. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi, Oct 27-30, 2-12.
  121. Sachar S, Kumari M. and Saxena RK (2012) Enhanced toxicity of functionalized single walled carbon nanotubes on murine lung cells. 82nd Annual Session of NASI and National Symposium on “Nano-science & Technology for Mankind, BHU, Varanasi, Nov 29 – Dec 1, 2012.
  122. Alam A., Sachar S, Puri N and Saxena RK (2012) Down regulation of allogenic Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes responses by poly dispersed single walled Carbon Nanotubes. 82nd Annual Session of NASI and National Symposium on “Nano-science & Technology for Mankind, BHU, Varanasi, Nov 29 – Dec 1, 2012.
  123. Rizvi Z.A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2013) Expression of CD1d molecule on mouse type I lung airway epithelial cells and its up-regulation by BCG antigens. Biospark conference, School of Life Sciences, JNU, Feb 15-16, 2013.
  124. Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K. (2013) Modulation of erythrocyte turnover and erythropoietic responses in mouse bone marrow and spleen by the herbicide paraquat mediated oxidative stress. 12th Annual meeting of the Society for Free Radical Research , CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow, Jan 30-Feb 01, 2013.
  125. Saxena R.K., Alam A., Kumari M, Sumedha S and Puri N. (2013) Suppression of murine T-helper and T-cytotoxic immune response by poly-dispersed single-walled carbon nanotubes. 10th International Conference on New Trends in Immunosuppression & Immunotherapy Barcelona, Spain from March 11-12, 2013.
  126. Alam A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2013) Poly-Dispersed Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes Down Regulate Allogenic Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes Responses in vitro and in vivo. XIII international Congress of Toxicology, Seoul, South Korea June 3 to July 4, 2013.
  127. Rizvi Z.A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2013) Up-regulation of CD1d mediated lipid antigen presentation pathway in lung epithelial cells exposed to Mycobacterium bovis (BCG) 40th Annual Meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, UCMS, Delhi Nov. 15-17, 2013.
  128. Rizvi Z.A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2013) Mycobacterium bovis (BCG) infection of the lung epithelial cells up-regulates the expression of key antigen presentation markers involved in the Cross presentation pathway. World Conference on Infectious disease (Sponsors: WHO, ICMR, DST), Chennai, Chennai Trade Convention Center, Dec 18-22, 2013.
  129. Alam A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2013) Suppression of acquired and natural immune system by poly dispersed single walled Carbon Nanotubes. 40th Annual Meeting of the Indian Immunology Society, UCMS, Delhi Nov. 15-17, 2013.
  130. Alam A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2014) Polydispersed single walled carbon monoparticles interact with and modulate adaptive and innate immune responses. BioSpark Conference, School of Life Sciences, JNU, New Delhi. March 22-23, 2014.
  131. Rizvi Z.A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2014) Inhabitation of CD1d and Cross - presentation pathways of antigen presentation by acid functionlized single-walled carbon nanotubes (AF-SWCNTs) in prefessional and non-prefessional antigen presenting cells. Seventh International Congress of Nanotoxicology, Antalya, Turkey. April 23-26, 2014.
  132. Saxena R.K., Rizvi Z.A., Alam A., Kumari M. and Puri N. (2014) Modulation of antigen presentation and T cells responses by polu-dispersed single walled carbon nanotubes. European Society of Toxicology In Vitro 2014 International Conferences, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands. June 10-13, 2014.
  133. Rizvi Z.A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2014) Inhabitation of CD1d pathway of antigen presentation by acid functionlized single walled carbon nanotubes (AF-SWCNTs) in prefessional and non-prefessional antigen presenting cells. 50th Congress of the European societies of Toxicology, Edinburgh, Scotland, September 7-10, 2014.
  134. Bhardwaj N. and Saxena R.K. (2013) Modulation of erythropoiesis and erythrocytes turnover in mice in response to Acid Functionalized Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes (AS-SWCNTs) treatments. 50th Congress of the European societies of Toxicology, Edinburgh, Scotland, September 7-10, 2014.
  135. Dutt T.S. and Saxena R.K. (2015) Enhanced uptake of acid functionalized carbon nanotubes (AF-SWCNTs) by mouse T-cells activated by T cell superantigen Staphylococcal Enterotoxin-B (SEB). South Asian Biotechnology Conference, Feb 12-14, 2015, South Asian University, New Delhi.
  136. Chaterjee S. and Saxena R.K. (2015) Modulation of erythrocyte turnover in blood circulation and bone marrow erythropoietic activity in mice exposed to cadmium in drinking water. South Asian Biotechnology Conference, Feb 12-14, 2015, South Asian University, New Delhi.
  137. Rizvi Z.A., Puri N. and Saxena R.K. (2015) Exposure to poly-dispersed single walled carbon nanotubes (AF-SWCNTs) causes inhibition of CD1d mediated lipid antigen presentation pathway in professional and non-professional antigen presenting cells (APCs). South Asian Biotechnology Conference, Feb 12-14, 2015, South Asian University, New Delhi.
  138. Bhardwaj D., Mustafiz A. and Saxena R.K. (2015) Effect of Acid functionalized single walled carbon nanotubes (AF-SWCNTs) on the germination of Arabidopsis thaliana. South Asian Biotechnology Conference, Feb 12-14, 2015, South Asian University, New Delhi.