Amarjit Mishra, , DVM, MS, PhD

Assistant Professor

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Contact
 

334-844-2603
amarjit.mishra@auburn.edu

Department of Pathobiology

Auburn University
College of Veterinary Medicine
1130 Wire Road
Auburn, AL 36849

Education

 

PhD, Oklahoma State University, Biomedical Sciences, 2011
DVM, India
MS, India

Biography

 

Dr. Mishra’s Laboratory of Lung Inflammation

Dr. Mishra received his DVM and MS from India before completing his Ph.D. in biomedical sciences from Oklahoma State University in 2011. Dr. Mishra completed his post-doctoral training from National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), before joining as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2017.

  • Associate Editor: BMC Immunology, Plos One2017-present
  • Outstanding Translational Science Award, NHLBI Director’s Award Winner, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), 2015
  • Orloff Science Award, Division of Intramural Research (DIR), National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), 2015
  • ATS Abstract Scholarship Award, Assembly on Allergy, Immunology & Inflammation Program (AAI), American Thoracic Society International Conference, 2013, 2017
  • Young Investigator Award, Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (SEBM), 2008.

Research Interests

 
  • Identification of new pathways that regulate disease pathogenesis in chronic lung disease.
  • Biochemical and immunological mechanisms underlying allergen-induced exacerbations of severe asthma

Publications

 

Mishra, A. Metabolic Plasticity in Dendritic cell Responses: Implication in allergic asthma. Journal of Immunology ResearchVolume 2017 (2017). [Article ID 5134760]

Mishra, A., Yao, X., Saxena, A., Mushaben, EM, Kaler, M., Cuento, RA., Barochia, A V., Dagur, PK., McCoy, JP., Keeran, KJ., Nugent, GZ., Jeffries, KR., Qu, X., Yu, ZX., and Levine, SJ. LDL-receptor related protein-1 Attenuates House Dust Mite-Induced Eosinophilic Airway Inflammation by Suppressing Dendritic Cell-mediated Adaptive Immune Responses. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2017 Dec 20. Pii: S0091-6749 (17) 32923-8

Mishra, A., Brown, AL., Yao, X., Yang, S., Park, SJ., Liu, C., Dagur, PK., McCoy, JP., Keeran, KJ., Nugent, GZ., Jeffries, KR., Qu, X., Yu, ZX., Levine, SJ and Chung, JH. Dendritic cells induce Th2-mediated airway inflammatory responses to house dust mite via DNA-dependent protein kinase. Nature Communications. 2015; 6:6224.

Mishra, A*., Fredriksson, K*., Lam, JK*., Mushaben, EM*., Cuento, RA., Meyer, KS., Yao, X., Keeran, KJ., Nugent, GZ., Qu, X., Yu, ZX., Yang, Y., Raghavachari, N., Dagur, PK., McCoy, JP and Levine, SJ. The very low density lipoprotein receptor attenuates house dust mite-induced airway inflammation by suppressing dendritic cell-mediated adaptive immune responses. Journal of Immunology. 2014; 192(10):4497-509. (*contributed equally as co-first author).

Complete list of Dr. Mishra publications.