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Vinay Kumar, MBBS

The Accidental Pathologist: A Curiosity-Driven Journey from Plant Evolution to Innate Immunity.
Kumar V. The Accidental Pathologist: A Curiosity-Driven Journey from Plant Evolution to Innate Immunity. Annu Rev Pathol. 2021 01 24; 16:1-22.
PMID: 33497261

Admission to Undergraduate and Postgraduate Medical Courses: Looking Beyond Single Entrance Examinations.
Singh T, Modi JN, Kumar V, Dhaliwal U, Gupta P, Sood R. Admission to Undergraduate and Postgraduate Medical Courses: Looking Beyond Single Entrance Examinations. Indian Pediatr. 2017 Mar 15; 54(3):231-238.
PMID: 28159948

CD160 is essential for NK-mediated IFN-? production.
Tu TC, Brown NK, Kim TJ, Wroblewska J, Yang X, Guo X, Lee SH, Kumar V, Lee KM, Fu YX. CD160 is essential for NK-mediated IFN-? production. J Exp Med. 2015 Mar 09; 212(3):415-29.
PMID: 25711213

Innate lymphoid cells facilitate NK cell development through a lymphotoxin-mediated stromal microenvironment.
Kim TJ, Upadhyay V, Kumar V, Lee KM, Fu YX. Innate lymphoid cells facilitate NK cell development through a lymphotoxin-mediated stromal microenvironment. J Exp Med. 2014 Jun 30; 211(7):1421-31.
PMID: 24913234

Engagement of NK receptor NKG2D, but not 2B4, results in self-reactive CD8+ T cells and autoimmune vitiligo.
Zloza A, Lyons GE, Chlewicki LK, Kohlhapp FJ, O'Sullivan JA, Lacek AT, Moore TV, Jagoda MC, Kumar V, Guevara-Patiño JA. Engagement of NK receptor NKG2D, but not 2B4, results in self-reactive CD8+ T cells and autoimmune vitiligo. Autoimmunity. 2011 Dec; 44(8):599-606.
PMID: 21913803

A model system for studying NK cell receptor signaling.
Chlewicki LK, Kumar V. A model system for studying NK cell receptor signaling. Methods Mol Biol. 2010; 612:177-98.
PMID: 20033641

Use of stem cell radiation chimeras to analyze how domains of specific proteins impact on murine NK cell development in vivo.
Lian RH, Kumar V. Use of stem cell radiation chimeras to analyze how domains of specific proteins impact on murine NK cell development in vivo. Methods Mol Biol. 2010; 612:51-65.
PMID: 20033634

Molecular basis of the dual functions of 2B4 (CD244).
Chlewicki LK, Velikovsky CA, Balakrishnan V, Mariuzza RA, Kumar V. Molecular basis of the dual functions of 2B4 (CD244). J Immunol. 2008 Jun 15; 180(12):8159-67.
PMID: 18523281

2B4 inhibits NK-cell fratricide.
Taniguchi RT, Guzior D, Kumar V. 2B4 inhibits NK-cell fratricide. Blood. 2007 Sep 15; 110(6):2020-3.
PMID: 17537992

Role of natural killer cell subsets in cardiac allograft rejection.
McNerney ME, Lee KM, Zhou P, Molinero L, Mashayekhi M, Guzior D, Sattar H, Kuppireddi S, Wang CR, Kumar V, Alegre ML. Role of natural killer cell subsets in cardiac allograft rejection. Am J Transplant. 2006 Mar; 6(3):505-13.
PMID: 16468959

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