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

… → 2003

Research interests

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

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  • Research Output

    The author replies

    Bharat, A., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Critical care medicine. p. E1038-E1039

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    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

    Bronchoendoscopic repair of tracheoesophageal fistula

    Mozer, A. B., Michel, E., Gillespie, C. & 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

    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

  • 10 Scopus citations

    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

  • 1 Scopus citations