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Banani Banerjee PhD

Banani Banerjee PhD

Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Medicine
Division: Gastroenterology
Program: Research

Member of the Neuroscience Research Center


  • Prolonged esophageal acid exposures induce synaptic downscaling of cortical membrane AMPA receptor subunits in rats. (Banerjee B, Medda BK, Zhang J, Tuchscherer V, Babygirija R, Kannampalli P, Sengupta JN, Shaker R) Neurogastroenterol Motil 2016 Sep;28(9):1356-69 PMID: 27271201 PMCID: PMC5063079 06/09/2016
  • Role of MicroRNA in Visceral Pain. (Zhang J, Banerjee B) J Neurogastroenterol Motil 2015 Mar 30;21(2):159-71 PMID: 25843071 PMCID: PMC4398244 04/07/2015
  • NMDA receptor mediates chronic visceral pain induced by neonatal noxious somatic stimulation. (Miranda A, Mickle A, Bruckert M, Kannampalli P, Banerjee B, Sengupta JN) Eur J Pharmacol 2014 Dec 05;744:28-35 PMID: 25281204 PMCID: PMC4261000 10/05/2014
  • Analgesic effect of minocycline in rat model of inflammation-induced visceral pain. (Kannampalli P, Pochiraju S, Bruckert M, Shaker R, Banerjee B, Sengupta JN) Eur J Pharmacol 2014 Mar 15;727:87-98 PMID: 24485889 PMCID: PMC3984928 02/04/2014
  • AMPA receptor subunits expression and phosphorylation in cingulate cortex in rats following esophageal acid exposure. (Banerjee B, Medda BK, Pochiraju S, Kannampalli P, Lang IM, Sengupta JN, Shaker R) Neurogastroenterol Motil 2013 Dec;25(12):973-e776 PMID: 24118589 PMCID: PMC4097166 10/15/2013
  • MicroRNA-mediated GABA Aα-1 receptor subunit down-regulation in adult spinal cord following neonatal cystitis-induced chronic visceral pain in rats. (Sengupta JN, Pochiraju S, Kannampalli P, Bruckert M, Addya S, Yadav P, Miranda A, Shaker R, Banerjee B) Pain 2013 Jan;154(1):59-70 PMID: 23273104 PMCID: PMC3535325 01/01/2013
  • Pronociceptive effect of 5-HT(1A) receptor agonist on visceral pain involves spinal N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor. (Mickle A, Kannampalli P, Bruckert M, Miranda A, Banerjee B, Sengupta JN) Neuroscience 2012 Sep 06;219:243-54 PMID: 22626644 PMCID: PMC3402596 05/26/2012
  • Neuronal plasticity in the cingulate cortex of rats following esophageal acid exposure in early life. (Banerjee B, Medda BK, Schmidt J, Lang IM, Sengupta JN, Shaker R) Gastroenterology 2011 Aug;141(2):544-52 PMID: 21616075 PMCID: PMC3152593 05/28/2011
  • Neonatal cystitis-induced colonic hypersensitivity in adult rats: a model of viscero-visceral convergence. (Miranda A, Mickle A, Schmidt J, Zhang Z, Shaker R, Banerjee B, Sengupta JN) Neurogastroenterol Motil 2011 Jul;23(7):683-e281 PMID: 21592255 PMCID: PMC3117950 05/20/2011
  • Altered expression of P2X3 in vagal and spinal afferents following esophagitis in rats. (Banerjee B, Medda BK, Schmidt J, Zheng Y, Zhang Z, Shaker R, Sengupta JN) Histochem Cell Biol 2009 Dec;132(6):585-97 PMID: 19784665 PMCID: PMC4820021 09/29/2009
  • Differential effects of transient receptor vanilloid one (TRPV1) antagonists in acid-induced excitation of esophageal vagal afferent fibers of rats. (Peles S, Medda BK, Zhang Z, Banerjee B, Lehmann A, Shaker R, Sengupta JN) Neuroscience 2009 Jun 30;161(2):515-25 PMID: 19324074 PMCID: PMC2703792 03/28/2009
  • Intramucosal distribution of WNT signaling components in human esophagus. (Ali I, Rafiee P, Zheng Y, Johnson C, Banerjee B, Haasler G, Jacob H, Shaker R) J Clin Gastroenterol 2009 Apr;43(4):327-37 PMID: 19309775 PMCID: PMC4811354 03/25/2009
  • Alterations in N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor subunits in primary sensory neurons following acid-induced esophagitis in cats. (Banerjee B, Medda BK, Zheng Y, Miller H, Miranda A, Sengupta JN, Shaker R) Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2009 Jan;296(1):G66-77 PMID: 18974310 PMCID: PMC2636931 11/01/2008
  • The role of transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 in mechanical and chemical visceral hyperalgesia following experimental colitis. (Miranda A, Nordstrom E, Mannem A, Smith C, Banerjee B, Sengupta JN) Neuroscience 2007 Sep 21;148(4):1021-32 PMID: 17719181 PMCID: PMC2128774 08/28/2007
  • Effect of reflux-induced inflammation on transient receptor potential vanilloid one (TRPV1) expression in primary sensory neurons innervating the oesophagus of rats. (Banerjee B, Medda BK, Lazarova Z, Bansal N, Shaker R, Sengupta JN) Neurogastroenterol Motil 2007 Aug;19(8):681-91 PMID: 17640184 07/21/2007
  • Immune response to n-terminal and c-terminal deletion mutants of Aspergillus fumigatus major allergen ASP F 3. (Singh BP, Banerjee B, Naik P, Fink JN, Kurup VP) Indian J Clin Biochem 2006 Sep;21(2):20-7 PMID: 23105608 PMCID: PMC3453993 09/01/2006
  • Molecular characterization of aspergillus fumigatus allergens. (Banerjee B, Greenberger PA, Fink JN, Kurup VP) Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2000 Oct-Dec;42(4):239-48 PMID: 15597670 12/16/2004
  • Modulation of airway inflammation by immunostimulatory CpG oligodeoxynucleotides in a murine model of allergic aspergillosis. (Banerjee B, Kelly KJ, Fink JN, Henderson JD Jr, Bansal NK, Kurup VP) Infect Immun 2004 Oct;72(10):6087-94 PMID: 15385513 PMCID: PMC517601 09/24/2004
  • Role of C-terminal cysteine residues of Aspergillus fumigatus allergen Asp f 4 in immunoglobulin E binding. (Ramachandran H, Banerjee B, Greenberger PA, Kelly KJ, Fink JN, Kurup VP) Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 2004 Mar;11(2):261-5 PMID: 15013973 PMCID: PMC371203 03/12/2004
  • Aspergillus antigens associated with allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis. (Singh BP, Banerjee B, Kurup VP) Front Biosci 2003 Jan 01;8:s102-9 PMID: 12456371 11/29/2002
  • Molecular biology of Aspergillus allergens. (Banerjee B, Kurup VP) Front Biosci 2003 Jan 01;8:s128-39 PMID: 12456370 11/29/2002
  • C-terminal cysteine residues determine the IgE binding of Aspergillus fumigatus allergen Asp f 2. (Banerjee B, Kurup VP, Greenberger PA, Kelly KJ, Fink JN) J Immunol 2002 Nov 01;169(9):5137-44 PMID: 12391230 10/23/2002
  • IgE binding conformational epitopes of Asp f 3, a major allergen of Aspergillus fumigatus. (Ramachandran H, Jayaraman V, Banerjee B, Greenberger PA, Kelly KJ, Fink JN, Kurup VP) Clin Immunol 2002 Jun;103(3 Pt 1):324-33 PMID: 12173308 08/14/2002
  • Cloning and expression of Aspergillus fumigatus allergen Asp f 16 mediating both humoral and cell-mediated immunity in allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis (ABPA). (Banerjee B, Kurup VP, Greenberger PA, Johnson BD, Fink JN) Clin Exp Allergy 2001 May;31(5):761-70 PMID: 11422136 06/26/2001
  • Unique and shared IgE epitopes of Hev b 1 and Hev b 3 in latex allergy. (Banerjee B, Kanitpong K, Fink JN, Zussman M, Sussman GL, Kelly KJ, Kurup VP) Mol Immunol 2000 Aug-Sep;37(12-13):789-98 PMID: 11275264 03/29/2001
  • Respiratory fungal allergy. (Kurup VP, Shen HD, Banerjee B) Microbes Infect 2000 Jul;2(9):1101-10 PMID: 10967290 09/01/2000
  • Molecular biology and immunology of fungal allergens. (Kurup VP, Banerjee B, Kelly KJ, Fink JN) Indian J Clin Biochem 2000 Aug;15(Suppl 1):31-42 PMID: 23105266 PMCID: PMC3454084 08/01/2000
  • Selected recombinant Aspergillus fumigatus allergens bind specifically to IgE in ABPA. (Kurup VP, Banerjee B, Hemmann S, Greenberger PA, Blaser K, Crameri R) Clin Exp Allergy 2000 Jul;30(7):988-93 PMID: 10848921 06/10/2000
  • Fungal allergens and peptide epitopes. (Kurup VP, Banerjee B) Peptides 2000 Apr;21(4):589-99 PMID: 10822116 05/24/2000
  • Antibody binding of deletion mutants of Asp f 2, the major Aspergillus fumigatus allergen. (Tang B, Banerjee B, Greenberger PA, Fink JN, Kelly KJ, Kurup VP) Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2000 Apr 21;270(3):1128-35 PMID: 10772962 04/25/2000
  • Conformational and linear B-cell epitopes of Asp f 2, a major allergen of Aspergillus fumigatus, bind differently to immunoglobulin E antibody in the sera of allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis patients. (Banerjee B, Greenberger PA, Fink JN, Kurup VP) Infect Immun 1999 May;67(5):2284-91 PMID: 10225885 PMCID: PMC115968 05/04/1999
  • Immunodominant peptide epitopes of allergen, Asp f 1 from the fungus Aspergillus fumigatus. (Kurup VP, Banerjee B, Murali PS, Greenberger PA, Krishnan M, Hari V, Fink JN) Peptides 1998;19(9):1469-77 PMID: 9864052 12/24/1998
  • Immunological characterization of Asp f 2, a major allergen from Aspergillus fumigatus associated with allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis. (Banerjee B, Greenberger PA, Fink JN, Kurup VP) Infect Immun 1998 Nov;66(11):5175-82 PMID: 9784519 PMCID: PMC108645 10/24/1998
  • IgE from latex-allergic patients binds to cloned and expressed B cell epitopes of prohevein. (Banerjee B, Wang X, Kelly KJ, Fink JN, Sussman GL, Kurup VP) J Immunol 1997 Dec 01;159(11):5724-32 PMID: 9548517 04/21/1998
  • Anti-interleukin (IL)-4 and -IL-5 antibodies downregulate IgE and eosinophilia in mice exposed to Aspergillus antigens. (Kurup VP, Murali PS, Guo J, Choi H, Banerjee B, Fink JN, Coffman RL) Allergy 1997 Dec;52(12):1215-21 PMID: 9450141 02/05/1998
  • Purification of a major allergen, Asp f 2 binding to IgE in allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, from culture filtrate of Aspergillus fumigatus. (Banerjee B, Kurup VP, Greenberger PA, Hoffman DR, Nair DS, Fink JN) J Allergy Clin Immunol 1997 Jun;99(6 Pt 1):821-7 PMID: 9215251 06/01/1997
  • Identification of 45 kD antigen in immune complexes of patients of allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis. (Madan T, Banerjee B, Bhatnagar PK, Shah A, Sarma PU) Mol Cell Biochem 1997 Jan;166(1-2):111-6 PMID: 9046027 01/01/1997
  • Molecular cloning and expression of a recombinant Aspergillus fumigatus protein Asp f II with significant immunoglobulin E reactivity in allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis. (Banerjee B, Kurup VP, Phadnis S, Greenberger PA, Fink JN) J Lab Clin Med 1996 Mar;127(3):253-62 PMID: 9273358 03/01/1996
  • Serological findings in patients with allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis during remission. (Bhatnagar PK, Banerjee B, Sarma PU) J Infect 1993 Jul;27(1):33-7 PMID: 8370942 07/01/1993
  • Evaluation of clinico-immunological parameters in pediatric ABPA patients. (Banerjee B, Joshi AP, Sarma PU, Roy S) Indian J Pediatr 1992 Jan-Feb;59(1):109-14 PMID: 1612654 01/01/1992
  • Identification and partial characterization of diagnostically relevant antigens of Aspergillus fumigatus. (Banerjee B, Chetty A, Joshi AP, Puranam US) Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 1990 Jun;8(1):13-8 PMID: 2203361 06/01/1990
  • Last update: 10/05/2016
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