Rajeev Tajhya, PhD

TitlePostdoctoral Scholar
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
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    Brigham Young University, Provo, UTB.S.2009Biophysics
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TXPh.D.2016Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

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    1. Bergmann R, Kubeil M, Zarschler K, Chhabra S, Tajhya RB, Beeton C, Pennington MW, Bachmann M, Norton RS, Stephan H. Distribution and kinetics of the Kv1.3-blocking peptide HsTX1[R14A] in experimental rats. Sci Rep. 2017 Jun 16; 7(1):3756. PMID: 28623364.
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    2. Tanner MR, Tajhya RB, Huq R, Gehrmann EJ, Rodarte KE, Atik MA, Norton RS, Pennington MW, Beeton C. Prolonged immunomodulation in inflammatory arthritis using the selective Kv1.3 channel blocker HsTX1[R14A] and its PEGylated analog. Clin Immunol. 2017 07; 180:45-57. PMID: 28389388.
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    3. Tajhya RB, Patel RS, Beeton C. Detection of Matrix Metalloproteinases by Zymography. Methods Mol Biol. 2017; 1579:231-244. PMID: 28299740.
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    4. Tajhya RB, Hu X, Tanner MR, Huq R, Kongchan N, Neilson JR, Rodney GG, Horrigan FT, Timchenko LT, Beeton C. Functional KCa1.1 channels are crucial for regulating the proliferation, migration and differentiation of human primary skeletal myoblasts. Cell Death Dis. 2016 10 20; 7(10):e2426. PMID: 27763639.
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    5. Huq R, Samuel EL, Sikkema WK, Nilewski LG, Lee T, Tanner MR, Khan FS, Porter PC, Tajhya RB, Patel RS, Inoue T, Pautler RG, Corry DB, Tour JM, Beeton C. Preferential uptake of antioxidant carbon nanoparticles by T lymphocytes for immunomodulation. Sci Rep. 2016 Sep 22; 6:33808. PMID: 27654170.
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    6. Petho Z, Tanner MR, Tajhya RB, Huq R, Laragione T, Panyi G, Gulko PS, Beeton C. Erratum to: Different expression of ß subunits of the KCa1.1 channel by invasive and non-invasive human fibroblast-like synoviocytes. Arthritis Res Ther. 2016 Jun 01; 18(1):122. PMID: 27251429.
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    7. Petho Z, Tanner MR, Tajhya RB, Huq R, Laragione T, Panyi G, Gulko PS, Beeton C. Different expression of ß subunits of the KCa1.1 channel by invasive and non-invasive human fibroblast-like synoviocytes. Arthritis Res Ther. 2016 May 10; 18(1):103. PMID: 27165430; PMCID: PMC4863321.
    8. Ayyar BV, Tajhya RB, Beeton C, Atassi MZ. Antigenic sites on the HN domain of botulinum neurotoxin A stimulate protective antibody responses against active toxin. Sci Rep. 2015 Oct 28; 5:15776. PMID: 26508475; PMCID: PMC4623786.
    9. Pennington MW, Chang SC, Chauhan S, Huq R, Tajhya RB, Chhabra S, Norton RS, Beeton C. Development of highly selective Kv1.3-blocking peptides based on the sea anemone peptide ShK. Mar Drugs. 2015 Jan 16; 13(1):529-42. PMID: 25603346; PMCID: PMC4306950.
    10. Tanner MR, Hu X, Huq R, Tajhya RB, Sun L, Khan FS, Laragione T, Horrigan FT, Gulko PS, Beeton C. KCa1.1 inhibition attenuates fibroblast-like synoviocyte invasiveness and ameliorates disease in rat models of rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2015 Jan; 67(1):96-106. PMID: 25252152; PMCID: PMC4280298.
    11. Ge L, Hoa NT, Wilson Z, Arismendi-Morillo G, Kong XT, Tajhya RB, Beeton C, Jadus MR. Big Potassium (BK) ion channels in biology, disease and possible targets for cancer immunotherapy. Int Immunopharmacol. 2014 Oct; 22(2):427-43. PMID: 25027630.
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    12. Hoa NT, Ge L, Tajhya RB, Beeton C, Cornforth AN, Abolhoda A, Lambrecht N, DaCosta-Iyer M, Ouyang Y, Mai AP, Hong E, Shon J, Hickey MJ, Erickson KL, Kruse CA, Jadus MR. Small cell lung cancer cells express the late stage gBK tumor antigen: a possible immunotarget for the terminal disease. Am J Transl Res. 2014; 6(3):188-205. PMID: 24936214; PMCID: PMC4058303.
    13. Rashid MH, Heinzelmann G, Huq R, Tajhya RB, Chang SC, Chhabra S, Pennington MW, Beeton C, Norton RS, Kuyucak S. A potent and selective peptide blocker of the Kv1.3 channel: prediction from free-energy simulations and experimental confirmation. PLoS One. 2013; 8(11):e78712. PMID: 24244345; PMCID: PMC3820677.
    14. Koshy S, Wu D, Hu X, Tajhya RB, Huq R, Khan FS, Pennington MW, Wulff H, Yotnda P, Beeton C. Blocking KCa3.1 channels increases tumor cell killing by a subpopulation of human natural killer lymphocytes. PLoS One. 2013; 8(10):e76740. PMID: 24146918; PMCID: PMC3795664.
    15. Pennington MW, Harunur Rashid M, Tajhya RB, Beeton C, Kuyucak S, Norton RS. A C-terminally amidated analogue of ShK is a potent and selective blocker of the voltage-gated potassium channel Kv1.3. FEBS Lett. 2012 Nov 16; 586(22):3996-4001. PMID: 23063513; PMCID: PMC3496055.
    16. Chang SC, Galea CA, Leung EW, Tajhya RB, Beeton C, Pennington MW, Norton RS. Expression and isotopic labelling of the potassium channel blocker ShK toxin as a thioredoxin fusion protein in bacteria. Toxicon. 2012 Oct; 60(5):840-50. PMID: 22659540.
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    17. Varga Z, Gurrola-Briones G, Papp F, Rodríguez de la Vega RC, Pedraza-Alva G, Tajhya RB, Gaspar R, Cardenas L, Rosenstein Y, Beeton C, Possani LD, Panyi G. Vm24, a natural immunosuppressive peptide, potently and selectively blocks Kv1.3 potassium channels of human T cells. Mol Pharmacol. 2012 Sep; 82(3):372-82. PMID: 22622363; PMCID: PMC3422703.
    18. Franchino HA, Johnson BC, Neeley SK, Tajhya RB, Vu MP, Wilson-Ashworth HA, Bell JD. Combined use of steady-state fluorescence emission and anisotropy of merocyanine 540 to distinguish crystalline, gel, ripple, and liquid crystalline phases in dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine bilayers. PMC Biophys. 2010 Nov 05; 3(1):14. PMID: 21054864; PMCID: PMC2993649.