Ankit Bharat

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Research Interests

Dr Bharat is board certified in general surgery and thoracic surgery. His clinical interests include malignant and benign chest and esophageal diseases. Dr Bharat's research is focused on lung preservation, transplant immunology and airway biology, achieved through collaboration with the Kovler Comprehensive Transplant Center and the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.

Certifications and Licenses

General Surgery
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Training Experience

2006Postdoctoral Fellowship, Washington University
2007Internship, Washington University in St Louis, Barnes Jewish Hospital
2011Residency, Washington University in St Louis, Barnes Jewish Hospital
2013Residency, Washington University in St Louis, Barnes Jewish Hospital

Education/Academic qualification

MBBS, Christian Medical College, India

… → 2003

Research interests

  • Immunology
  • Lung Cancer / Chest Cancer
  • Pacemakers
  • Transplantation

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Lung Transplantation Medicine & Life Sciences
Lung Medicine & Life Sciences
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Bronchiolitis Obliterans Medicine & Life Sciences
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Medicine & Life Sciences
Primary Graft Dysfunction Medicine & Life Sciences
Regulatory T-Lymphocytes Medicine & Life Sciences
T-Lymphocytes Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2014 2023

Lung Injury
Lung Injury
Tissue Donors
Primary Graft Dysfunction
Early Detection of Cancer
Lung Neoplasms
Primary Health Care
Costs and Cost Analysis

Research Output 2003 2019

A need for targeted immunosuppression after lung transplantation

Bharat, A., Jan 1 2019, In : American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology. 61, 3, p. 279-280 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
Lung Transplantation

Bronchoendoscopic repair of tracheoesophageal fistula

Mozer, A. B., Michel, E., Gillespie, C. T. & Bharat, A., Sep 15 2019, In : American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 200, 6, p. 774-775 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Tracheoesophageal Fistula
8 Citations (Scopus)

Bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue–resident Foxp3 + T lymphocytes prevent antibody-mediated lung rejection

Li, W., Gauthier, J. M., Higashikubo, R., Hsiao, H. M., Tanaka, S., Vuong, L., Ritter, J. H., Tong, A. Y., Wong, B. W., Hachem, R. R., Puri, V., Bharat, A., Krupnick, A. S., Hsieh, C. S., Baldwin, W. M., Kelly, F. L., Palmer, S. M., Gelman, A. E. & Kreisel, D., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 129, 2, p. 556-568 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Clinical relevance of lung-restricted antibodies in lung transplantation

Akbarpour, M., Wu, Q., Liu, X., Sun, H., Lecuona, E., Tomic, R., Bhorade, S., Mohanakumar, T. & Bharat, A., Aug 2019, In : Human Immunology. 80, 8, p. 595-601 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Lung Transplantation
HLA Antigens

Erratum: Metformin Targets Mitochondrial Electron Transport to Reduce Air-Pollution-Induced Thrombosis (Cell Metabolism (2019) 29(2) (335–347.e5), (S1550413118305862) (10.1016/j.cmet.2018.09.019))

Soberanes, S., Misharin, A. V., Jairaman, A., Morales-Nebreda, L., McQuattie-Pimentel, A. C., Cho, T., Hamanaka, R. B., Meliton, A. Y., Reyfman, P. A., Walter, J. M., Chen, C. I., Chi, M., Chiu, S., Gonzalez-Gonzalez, F. J., Antalek, M., Abdala-Valencia, H., Chiarella, S. E., Sun, K. A., Woods, P. S., Ghio, A. J. & 12 others, Jain, M., Perlman, H., Ridge, K. M., Morimoto, R. I., Sznajder, J. I., Balch, W. E., Bhorade, S. M., Bharat, A., Prakriya, M., Chandel, N. S., Mutlu, G. M. & Budinger, G. R. S., Feb 5 2019, In : Cell Metabolism. 29, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Air Pollution
Electron Transport