Speer RE, Karuppagounder SS, Basso M, Sleiman SF, Kumar A, Brand D, Smirnova N, Gazaryan I, Khim SJ, Ratan RR (2013) Hypoxia-inducible factor prolyl hydroxylases as targets for neuroprotection by “antioxidant” metal chelators: From ferroptosis to stroke. Free Radical Biol Med 62:26-36.
Kumar A, Vaish M, Ratan RR (2014) Transcriptional dysregulation in Huntington disease: a failure of adaptive transcriptional homeostasis. Drug Discov Today 19(7):956-962.
Kumar A, Singh PK, Parihar R, Dwivedi V, Lakhotia SC, Ganesh S (2014) Decreased O-linked GlcNAcylation protects from toxicity mediated by Huntingtin exon1 protein fragment. J Biol Chem 289:13543-13553.
Aleyasin H, Karuppagounder SS, Kumar A, Sleiman SF, Basso M, Ma T, Siddiq A, Chinta SJ, Brochier C, Langley B, Haskew-Layton R, Bane SL, Riggins GJ, Gazaryan I, Starkov AA, Andersen JK, Ratan RR (2014) Antihelminthic benzimidazoles are novel HIF activators that prevent oxidative neuronal death via binding to tubulin. Antoxid Redox Signal 22(2): 121-134.
Karuppagounder SS, Kumar A, Shao DS, Zille M, Bourassa MW, Caulfield JT, Alim I, Ratan RR (2015) Metabolism and epigenetics in the nervous system: Creating cellular fitness and resistance to neuronal death in neurological conditions via modulation of oxygen-, iron-, and 2-oxoglutarate-depedent dioxygenases. Brain Research 1628(Pt B):273-87.
Kumar A, Ratan RR (2016) Oxidative Stress and Huntington’s disease: The Good, Bad and The Ugly. J. Huntington’s Dis 5(3): 217-237.
Kumar A, Vaish M, Starkov A, Gazaryan I, Ratan R.R. (2016) Are ROS necessary for hypoxic adaption via the Hif pathway in human neurons? Cell Metabol (Manuscript in submission).
Kumar A, Shao DS, Zavarella T, Pinto JT, Sauve AA, Ratan RR (2017) An energy independent but a transcription dependent novel function of lactate as a neuroprotective agent under oxidative stress. Proc Natl Acad Sci U.S.A. (Manuscript in preparation).
Kumar A, Karuppagounder SS, Sagdullaev B, Ming GL, Stuart C, Arancio O, Ratan RR (2017) Defects in glucose metabolism in Alzheimer’s disease. A pro-adaptive metabolic brainwork to keep memory intact for years. Nature neuroscience (Manuscript in preparation).
Kumar A, Ratan RR (2017) Taxol induces neurite outgrowth not by just affecting microtubule organization but by a combination of both actin and microtubule remodeling. Neurobiology of Disease (Manuscript in preparation).
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2007) Preliminary evaluation of the acute toxicity of cypermethrin and λ-cyhalothrin to Channa punctatus. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 79:613-616.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2008) Cypermethrin and λ-cyhalothrin induced alterations in nucleic acids and protein contents in a freshwater fish, Channa punctatus. Fish Physiol Biochem 34:331-338.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2009) -cyhalothrin and cypermethrin induced in-vivo alterations in the activity of acetylcholinesterase in a freshwater fish, Channa punctatus (Bloch). Pestic Bicochem Physiol 93:96-99.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2009) Cypermethrin and λ-cyhalothrin induced in vivo alterations in nucleic acids and protein contents in a freshwater catfish, Clarias batrachus (Linnaeus; Family - Clariidae). J Environ Sci Health, Part B 44:564-570.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2010) Toxicological assessment of pyrethroid insecticides with special reference to cypermethrin and λ-cyhalothrin in freshwater fishes: A review Int J Biol Med Res 1(4):315-325.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2011) Cypermethrin induced alterations in nitrogen metabolism in freshwater fishes. Chemosphere 83:492-501.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2011) Assessment of Acute Toxicity of lambda-cyhalothrin to a freshwater catfish, Clarias batrachus Environ Chem Lett 9:43-46.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2012) Assessment of stress in effect to pyrethroid insecticides, λ-cyhalothrin and cypermethrin in a freshwater fish, Channa punctatus (Bloch). Cell Mol Biol 58(1):153-159.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2012) Alterations in nitrogen metabolism in freshwater fishes, Channa punctatus and Clarias batrachus exposed to a commercial grade λ-cyhalothrin, REEVA-5. Int J Exp Pathol 93:34-45.
Kumar A, Sharma B, Pandey RS (2014) λ-Cyhalothrin and cypermethrin induce stress in the freshwater muddy fish, Clarias batrachus. Toxicol Environ Chem 96(1):136-149