Varsha Surendranath Taskar

Professor

  • 843 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
1990 …2017

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Research Output

  • 843 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 26 Article
  • 3 Review article
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2017

Exosome secretome and mediated signaling in breast cancer patients with nontuberculous mycobacterial disease

Philley, J. V., Kannan, A., Griffith, D. E., Devine, M. S., Benwill, J. L., Wallace, R. J., Brown-Elliott, B. A., Thakkar, F., Taskar, V. S., Fox, J. G., Alqaid, A., Bains, H., Gupta, S. & Dasgupta, S., Jan 1 2017, In : Oncotarget. 8, 11, p. 18070-18081 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2015

Preliminary results of bedaquiline as salvage therapy for patients with nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease

Philley, J. V., Wallace, R. J., Benwill, J. L., Taskar, V., Brown-Elliott, B. A., Thakkar, F., Aksamit, T. R. & Griffith, D. E., Aug 1 2015, In : CHEST. 148, 2, p. 499-506 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

90 Scopus citations
2003

Health effects of sleep deprivation

Taskar, V. & Hirshkowitz, M., Jan 1 2003, In : Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. 10, 1, p. 47-52 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2001

Characterization of key residues in the subdomain encoded by exons 8 and 9 of human inducible nitric oxide synthase: A critical role for Asp-280 in substrate binding and subunit interactions

Ghosh, D. K., Rashid, M. B., Crane, B., Taskar, V., Mast, M., Misukonis, M. A., Weinberg, J. B. & Eissa, N. T., Aug 28 2001, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 98, 18, p. 10392-10397 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
1997

Additive nature of distension and surfactant perturbation on alveolocapillary permeability

John, J., Taskar, V., Evander, E., Wollmer, P. & Jonson, B., Jan 1 1997, In : European Respiratory Journal. 10, 1, p. 192-199 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Hyperventilation-induced airway injury and vascular leakage in dogs: Effects of α1-adrenergic agonists

Freed, A. N., Taskar, V., Schofield, B. & Omori, C., Dec 1997, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 83, 6, p. 1884-1889 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Surfactant dysfunction makes lungs vulnerable to repetitive collapse and reexpansion

Taskar, V. S., John, J., Evander, E., Robertson, B. & Jonson, B., Jan 1 1997, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 155, 1, p. 313-320 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

168 Scopus citations
1996

After resetting of a ventilator CO2 elimination (ml/min) provides immediate information about the efficiency of ventilation

Taskar, V. S., John, J., Larsson, A. & Jonson, B., Oct 1 1996, In : CHEST. 110, 4 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effect of detergent combined with large tidal volume ventilation on alveolocapillary permeability

Taskar, V., Wollmer, P., Evander, E., John, J. & Jonson, B., Mar 1996, In : Clinical Physiology. 16, 2, p. 103-114 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Effect of furosemide on hyperpnea-induced airway obstruction, injury, and microvascular leakage

Freed, A. N., Taskar, V., Schofield, B. & Omori, C., Dec 1996, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 81, 6, p. 2461-2467 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Gene therapy for cystic fibrosis: a potential cure.

Saw, S. M. & Taskar, V. S., Apr 1 1996, In : Maryland medical journal (Baltimore, Md. : 1985). 45, 4, p. 305-307 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Respiratory mechanics in rabbits ventilated with different tidal volumes

Svantesson, C., John, J., Taskar, V. S., Evander, E. & Jonson, B., Dec 1 1996, In : Respiration Physiology. 106, 3, p. 307-316 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
1995

Breath-holding time in normal subjects, snorers, and sleep apnea patients

Taskar, V., Clayton, N., Atkins, M., Shaheen, Z., Stone, P. & Woodcock, A., Jan 1 1995, In : CHEST. 107, 4, p. 959-962 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Dynamics of carbon dioxide elimination following ventilator resetting

Taskar, V. S., John, J., Larsson, A., Wetterberg, T. & Jonson, B., Jan 1 1995, In : CHEST. 108, 1, p. 196-202 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Healthy lungs tolerate repetitive collapse and reopening during short periods of mechanical ventilation

Taskar, V., John, J., Evander, E., Wollmer, P., Robertson, B. & Jonson, B., Apr 1995, In : Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. 39, 3, p. 370-376 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations
1994

Dynamic properties of body plethysmographs and effects on physiological parameters

John, J., Drefeldt, B., Taskar, V., Mansson, C. & Jonson, B., Jan 1 1994, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 77, 1, p. 152-159 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Nasal resistance in obstructive sleep apnea

Atkins, M., Taskar, V., Clayton, N., Stone, P. & Woodcock, A., Jan 1 1994, In : CHEST. 105, 4, p. 1133-1135 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations
1993

A comparison of spirometric variables in cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis over 4 years

John, P. J., Taskar, V. S. & Mahashur, A. A., Jul 1993, In : Respiratory Medicine. 87, 5, p. 395-396 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Anti-inflammatory action of steroid inhalers.

Taskar, V. S., Mahashur, A. A., John, P. J., Kolhatkar, V. P., Menon, L. & Bijur, S., Jan 1 1993, In : The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India. 41, 5, p. 281-283 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Assessment of exercise tolerance in chronic bronchitis and interstitial lung disease.

Mirchandani, L. V., Sharma, R. R., John, P. J., Kolhatkar, V. P., Taskar, V. S. & Mahashur, A. A., Mar 1993, In : The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India. 41, 3, p. 144-146 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foreign body aspiration: A hazard of metered dose inhalers

Taskar, V. S., Bradley, B. B., Moussali, H. M. & Hilton, A. M., 1993, In : British Medical Journal. 306, 6877, p. 575-576 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Scopus citations

Pulmonary function tests in cirrhotic and non-cirrhotic portal hypertension.

Nagral, A., Kolhatkar, V. P., Bhatia, S. J., Taskar, V. S. & Abraham, P., Jan 1 1993, In : Indian journal of gastroenterology : official journal of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology. 12, 2, p. 36-40 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
1992

Ductal aneurysm presenting as an acute lung collapse.

Taskar, V. S., John, P. J. & Mahashur, A. A., Jan 1 1992, In : The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India. 40, 7, p. 475-476 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Effect of bromhexeine on sputum amoxycillin levels in lower respiratory infections

Taskar, V. S., Sharma, R. R., Goswami, R., John, P. J. & Mahashur, A. A., Jan 1 1992, In : Respiratory Medicine. 86, 2, p. 157-160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Effect of ipratropium bromide in bronchial asthma.

Taskar, V., Mirchandani, L., Mahashur, A. A., Sharma, R. R. & Kolhatkar, V. P., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of postgraduate medicine. 38, 3, p. 124-126 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990

Effect of 3 week oxygen therapy on functional and haemodynamic parameters in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Taskar, V. S., Rupwate, R. U., Kulkarni, H. & Kamat, S. R., Jan 1 1990, In : The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India. 38, 11, p. 839-842 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations