R Raghupathy

Summary

Affiliation: Kuwait University
Country: Kuwait

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy: success and failure within the Th1/Th2/Th3 paradigm
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, P O Box 24239, Kuwait 13110
    Semin Immunol 13:219-27. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Cytokine patterns in maternal blood after premature rupture of membranes
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Obstet Gynecol 98:122-6. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Th1 and Th2 cytokine profiles in sickle cell disease
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Acta Haematol 103:197-202. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint A placenta-derived suppressor factor with a T-cell bias
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University
    Am J Reprod Immunol 42:205-18. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Th1-type cytokines production is decreased in kidney transplant recipients with active cytomegalovirus infection
    S Essa
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Med Virol 60:223-9. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Mitogen-induced cytokine responses of maternal peripheral blood lymphocytes indicate a differential Th-type bias in normal pregnancy and pregnancy failure
    M Makhseed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University
    Am J Reprod Immunol 42:273-81. 1999
  7. doi request reprint Progesterone-induced blocking factor (PIBF) modulates cytokine production by lymphocytes from women with recurrent miscarriage or preterm delivery
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Reprod Immunol 80:91-9. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Th1 and Th2 cytokine profiles in recurrent aborters with successful pregnancy and with subsequent abortions
    M Makhseed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, P.O. Box 24923, Kuwait 13110
    Hum Reprod 16:2219-26. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of flow cytometry for the detection of CMV-specific antigen (pp65) in leukocytes of kidney recipients
    S Essa
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kuwait
    Clin Transplant 14:147-51. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Pro-inflammatory maternal cytokine profile in preterm delivery
    M Makhseed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Am J Reprod Immunol 49:308-18. 2003

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy: success and failure within the Th1/Th2/Th3 paradigm
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, P O Box 24239, Kuwait 13110
    Semin Immunol 13:219-27. 2001
    ..This paper examines these associations and discusses possible mechanisms underlying immunologically mediated pregnancy failure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cytokine patterns in maternal blood after premature rupture of membranes
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Obstet Gynecol 98:122-6. 2001
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Th1 and Th2 cytokine profiles in sickle cell disease
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Acta Haematol 103:197-202. 2000
    ..However, SS patients with good splenic function showed a relative Th1 bias, which may be an additional explanation for the protection against bacterial infections in such patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint A placenta-derived suppressor factor with a T-cell bias
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University
    Am J Reprod Immunol 42:205-18. 1999
    ..Functional and mechanistic aspects of immunosuppression by murine placental supernatants (MPS) were investigated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Th1-type cytokines production is decreased in kidney transplant recipients with active cytomegalovirus infection
    S Essa
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Med Virol 60:223-9. 2000
    ..Low levels of Th1-type cytokines seem to correlate well with active CMV infection in kidney recipients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mitogen-induced cytokine responses of maternal peripheral blood lymphocytes indicate a differential Th-type bias in normal pregnancy and pregnancy failure
    M Makhseed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University
    Am J Reprod Immunol 42:273-81. 1999
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Progesterone-induced blocking factor (PIBF) modulates cytokine production by lymphocytes from women with recurrent miscarriage or preterm delivery
    R Raghupathy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    J Reprod Immunol 80:91-9. 2009
    ..PIBF did not affect cytokine production by lymphocytes from non-pregnant women. Thus, PIBF acts on lymphocytes in pregnancy to induce a type 1 to type 2 cytokine shift by upregulating the production of type 2 cytokines...
  8. ncbi request reprint Th1 and Th2 cytokine profiles in recurrent aborters with successful pregnancy and with subsequent abortions
    M Makhseed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, P.O. Box 24923, Kuwait 13110
    Hum Reprod 16:2219-26. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of flow cytometry for the detection of CMV-specific antigen (pp65) in leukocytes of kidney recipients
    S Essa
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kuwait
    Clin Transplant 14:147-51. 2000
    ..Moreover, the percentage of antigenemia-positive cells by FCA correlated well with symptomatic CMV infections...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pro-inflammatory maternal cytokine profile in preterm delivery
    M Makhseed
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Am J Reprod Immunol 49:308-18. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the levels of cytokines produced by maternal peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) upon stimulation with a mitogen, with autologous placental cells and with a trophoblast antigen extract...
  11. doi request reprint Low levels of Th1-type cytokines and increased levels of Th2-type cytokines in kidney transplant recipients with active cytomegalovirus infection
    S Essa
    Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait, Safat, Kuwait
    Transplant Proc 41:1643-7. 2009
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Th1-type immunity is incompatible with successful pregnancy
    R Raghupathy
    Dept of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Immunol Today 18:478-82. 1997
    ..Here, evidence from murine and human pregnancy is presented to show that, since Th1-type cytokines mediate pregnancy loss, a shift towards Th1-type immunity may help resolve 'unexplained' pregnancy failure...
  13. doi request reprint Cytokines as diagnostic markers of pulpal inflammation
    M Elsalhy
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
    Int Endod J 46:573-80. 2013
    ..To measure and compare the levels of the cytokines IL-2, IL-6, IL-8, IL-10, TNF-α and IFN-γ in pulpal blood from irreversible pulpitis, asymptomatic caries exposure and normal pulps...
  14. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of infliximab in active SLE: a pilot study
    S S Uppal
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Jabriya, Kuwait Department of Medicine, Mubarak Al Kabeer Hospital, Ministry of Health, Jabriya, Kuwait
    Lupus 18:690-7. 2009
    ..We did not face any safety issues with infliximab in this study. In view of improvement in several SLE parameters and good safety profile of infliximab, anti-TNF-alpha therapy is an interesting candidate approach for treating SLE...