Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Girish Soorapp Kirimanjeswara, PhD

Girish Soorapp Kirimanjeswara, PhD

Associate Professor, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Assistant Professor, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis
gsk125@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Francisella tularensis
  • Vaccines
  • Infection
  • Immunity
  • Antibodies
  • Bacteria
  • Lung
  • Tularemia
  • Prostate
  • Needle Biopsy
  • Bordetella pertussis
  • Respiratory System

Recent Publications

2019

Muhammad, J, Rabbani, M, Shabbir, MZ, Muhammad, K, Ghori, MT, Chaudhry, HR, Hassnain, ZU, Jamil, T, Abbas, T, Chaudhry, MH, Haisem-Ur-Rasool, M, Ali, MA, Nisar, M, Kirimanjeswara, GS & Jayarao, BM 2019, 'Cross Sectional Study and Risk Factors Analysis of Francisella tularensis in Soil Samples in Punjab Province of Pakistan', Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, vol. 9, no. APR, 089. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcimb.2019.00089

2018

Goralski, TDP, Kirimanjeswara, GS & Keiler, KC 2018, 'A new mechanism for ribosome rescue can recruit RF1 or RF2 to nonstop ribosomes', mBio, vol. 9, no. 6, e02436-18. https://doi.org/10.1128/mBio.02436-18
Williamson, DR, Dewan, KK, Patel, T, Wastella, CM, Ning, G & Kirimanjeswara, GS 2018, 'A single mechanosensitive channel protects Francisella tularensis subsp. holarctica from hypoosmotic shock and promotes survival in the aquatic environment', Applied and environmental microbiology, vol. 84, no. 5, e02203-17. https://doi.org/10.1128/AEM.02203-17
Saha, P, Xiao, X, Yeoh, BS, Chen, Q, Katkere, B, Kirimanjeswara, GS & Vijay-Kumar, M 2019, 'The bacterial siderophore enterobactin confers survival advantage to Salmonella in macrophages', Gut Microbes, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 412-423. https://doi.org/10.1080/19490976.2018.1546519
Park, R, Gyorfi, J, Dewan, K, Kirimanjeswara, GS, Clark, JY, Kaag, MG, Lehman, K & Raman, J 2018, 'Topical rectal antiseptic at time of prostate biopsy: how a resident patient safety project has evolved into institutional practice', International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 50, no. 9, pp. 1563-1568. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-018-1937-3

2017

Place, DE, Williamson, DR, Yuzefpolskiy, Y, Katkere, B, Sarkar, S, Kalia, V & Kirimanjeswara, GS 2017, ' Development of a novel Francisella tularensis live vaccine strain expressing ovalbumin provides insight into antigen-specific CD8 + T cell responses ' PloS one, vol. 12, no. 12, e0190384. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0190384
Furuya, Y, Kirimanjeswara, GS, Roberts, S, Racine, R, Wilson-Welder, J, Sanfilippo, AM, Salmon, SL & Metzger, DW 2017, 'Defective anti-polysaccharide IgG vaccine responses in IgA deficient mice', Vaccine, vol. 35, no. 37, pp. 4997-5005. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.07.071
Muhammad, J, Rabbani, M, Muhammad, K, Wasim, M, Dewan, K, Anjum, AA, Sheikh, AA, Ahmad, A, Akhtar, F, Nisar, M, Jayarao, BM & Kirimanjeswara, GS 2017, 'Lipopolysacharide gene based development and optimization of diagnostics for francisella tularensis' Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 1161-1166.
Qi, DZ, Lehman, K, Dewan, K, Kirimanjeswara, GS & Raman, J 2018, 'Preoperative urine culture is unnecessary in asymptomatic men prior to prostate needle biopsy', International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 21-24. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11255-017-1752-2
Allen, JL, Lehman, K, Dewan, K, Kirimanjeswara, GS & Raman, J 2017, 'Procedural povidone iodine rectal preparation reduces bacteriuria and bacteremia following prostate needle biopsy', Canadian Journal of Urology, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 8883-8889.

2016

Goralski, TDP, Dewan, KK, Alumasa, J, Avanzato, V, Place, DE, Markley, RL, Katkere, B, Rabadi, SM, Bakshi, CS, Keiler, KC & Kirimanjeswara, GS 2016, 'Inhibitors of ribosome rescue arrest growth of francisella tularensis at all stages of intracellular replication', Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol. 60, no. 6, pp. 3276-3282. https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.03089-15

2015

Raman, J, Lehman, KK, Dewan, K & Kirimanjeswara, GS 2015, 'Povidone iodine rectal preparation at time of prostate needle biopsy is a simple and reproducible means to reduce risk of procedural infection' Journal of Visualized Experiments, vol. 2015, no. 103, e52670. https://doi.org/10.3791/52670

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