Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Nimalan Jeganathan, MD

Nimalan Jeganathan, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Disease Teams:
Gastrointestinal Cancer
nzj109@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Therapeutics
  • Lymph Nodes
  • Rectal Neoplasms
  • Survival
  • Databases
  • T-Lymphocytes
  • Crohn Disease
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Delphi Technique
  • Colonic Pouches
  • Patient Reported Outcome Measures
  • Colorectal Neoplasms

Recent Publications

2021

Kline, BP & Jeganathan, NA 2021, 'Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections of the Perineum', Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0041-1740102
Cavallaro, PM, Fearnhead, NS, Bissett, IP, Brar, MS, Cataldo, TE, Clarke, R, Denoya, P, Elder, AL, Gecse, KB, Hendren, S, Holubar, S, Jeganathan, N, Myrelid, P, Norton, BA, Wexner, SD, Wilson, L, Zaghiyan, K & Bordeianou, L 2021, 'Patients Undergoing Ileoanal Pouch Surgery Experience a Constellation of Symptoms and Consequences Representing a Unique Syndrome: A Report from the Patient-Reported Outcomes after Pouch Surgery (PROPS) Delphi Consensus Study', Diseases of the colon and rectum, pp. 861-870. https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000002099
Jeganathan, NNA & Koltun, WA 2021, 'Special Considerations of Anastomotic Leaks in Crohn's Disease', Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery, vol. 34, no. 6, pp. 412-416. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0041-1735273
Jeganathan, NA, Davenport, ER, Yochum, GS & Koltun, WA 2021, 'The microbiome of diverticulitis', Current Opinion in Physiology, vol. 22, 100452. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cophys.2021.06.006

2020

Eshelman, MA, Harris, L, Deiling, S, Koltun, WA, Jeganathan, NA & Yochum, GS 2020, 'Transcriptomic analysis of ileal tissue from crohn’s disease patients identifies extracellular matrix genes that distinguish individuals by age at diagnosis', Physiological genomics, vol. 52, no. 10, pp. 478-484. https://doi.org/10.1152/physiolgenomics.00062.2020

2019

Eshelman, MA, Jeganathan, NA, Schieffer, KM, Kline, BP, Mendenhall, M, Deiling, S, Harris, L, Koltun, WA & Yochum, GS 2019, 'Elevated colonic mucin expression correlates with extended time to surgery for ulcerative colitis patients', Journal of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 405-413. https://doi.org/10.15403/jgld-250

2018

Jeganathan, AN, Cannon, JW & Bleier, JIS 2018, 'Anal and Perineal Injuries', Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 24-29. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1602176
Mizuno, R, Chatterji, P, Andres, S, Hamilton, K, Simon, L, Foley, SW, Jeganathan, A, Gregory, BD, Madison, B & Rustgi, AK 2018, 'Differential regulation of LET-7 by LIN28B isoform-specific functions', Molecular Cancer Research, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 403-416. https://doi.org/10.1158/1541-7786.MCR-17-0514
Jeganathan, AN & Shanmugan, S 2018, Evaluation and management of lower gastrointestinal bleeding. in Improving Outcomes in Colon & Rectal Surgery. CRC Press, pp. 347-351.

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