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Feasibility and Functional Outcome of Robotic Assisted Kidney Transplantation Using Grafts With Multiple Vessels: Comparison to Propensity Matched Contemporary Open Kidney Transplants Cohort.

Sachin Arakere Nataraj, Feroz Amir Zafar, Prasun Ghosh, Rajesh Ahlawat,

<b>Introduction:</b> The aim of the study was to report the perioperative and functional results of Robotic assisted kidney transplantation (RAKT) in Grafts with multiple vessels (GMVs) and compare it to the results of Open kidney transplantation (OKT) with GMVs. <b>Materials and Methods:</b> Patients undergoing RAKT from living donors using GMVs ... Read more >>

Front Surg (Frontiers in surgery)
[2020, 7:51]

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Robotic Kidney Transplantation with Regional Hypothermia versus Open Kidney Transplantation for Patients with End Stage Renal Disease: An Ideal Stage 2B Study.

Rajesh Ahlawat, Akshay Sood, Wooju Jeong, Prasun Ghosh, Jacob Keeley, Firas Abdollah, Vijay Kher, Phil Olson, Guillaume Farah, Hallie Wurst, Mahendra Bhandari, Mani Menon,

<h4>Purpose</h4>We report on comparative effectiveness of minimally invasive versus traditional open kidney transplantation.<h4>Materials and methods</h4>We undertook a prospective cohort study of 654 patients who underwent open or robotic kidney transplantation at a single tertiary care hospital between January 2013 and December 2015. Primary outcome was delayed graft function, defined as ... Read more >>

J Urol (The Journal of urology)
[2021, 205(2):595-602]

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Pediatric ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation: Evolving with the advancing apheresis technology: A single-center experience.

Sidharth Kumar Sethi, Shyam Bihari Bansal, Nikita Wadhwani, Aseem Tiwari, Dinesh Arora, Reetesh Sharma, Ashish Nandwani, Dinesh Kumar Yadav, Amit Kumar Mahapatra, Manish Jain, Pranaw Jha, Prasun Ghosh, Anil Bhan, Maninder Dhaliwal, Veena Raghunathan, Vijay Kher,

Recent literature has endorsed favorable outcomes following ABOi kidney transplantation in pediatric population. Nevertheless, reluctance to pursue an ABOi still remains pervasive. This could be ascribed to various legitimate reasons, namely less extensive pediatric ABOi data, technical difficulties encountered during PP, cost restraints, and concerns regarding higher rates of antibody-mediated ... Read more >>

Pediatr Transplant (Pediatric transplantation)
[2018, 22(3):e13138]

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Synergistic Configuration of Diols as Brønsted Bases.

Ye-Jin Kim, Surajit Rakshit, Geun Young Jin, Prasun Ghosh, Young Min Lee, Won-Woo Park, Yung Sam Kim, Oh-Hoon Kwon,

As viscous hydroxylic organic compounds, diols are of interest for their functional molecular conformation, which is based on inter- and intramolecular hydrogen (H)-bonds. By utilising steady-state electronic and vibrational spectroscopy, time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy, and computational analyses, we report the association of the hydroxyl groups of diols via intra- or intermolecular ... Read more >>

Chemistry (Chemistry (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany))
[2017, 23(68):17179-17185]

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Minimally invasive kidney transplantation: perioperative considerations and key 6-month outcomes.

Akshay Sood, Prasun Ghosh, Wooju Jeong, Sangeeta Khanna, Jyotirmoy Das, Mahendra Bhandari, Vijay Kher, Rajesh Ahlawat, Mani Menon,

<h4>Background</h4>Minimally invasive approaches to kidney transplantation (KT) have been described recently. However, information concerning perioperative management in these patients is lacking. Accordingly, in the current study, we describe our perioperative management strategy in patients undergoing robotic KT with regional hypothermia and report its safety and efficacy. Further, we describe key ... Read more >>

Transplantation (Transplantation)
[2015, 99(2):316-323]

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Robotic renal transplantation: Current status.

Akshay Sood, Prasun Ghosh, Mani Menon, Wooju Jeong, Mahendra Bhandari, Rajesh Ahlawat,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Kidney transplantation (KT) has traditionally been performed by open renal transplantation, but recently, a few groups including our own have described a minimally invasive approach to KT. We aim to discuss the current status of robotic kidney transplantation (RKT) and describe our technique of RKT with regional hypothermia.<h4>Material and methods</h4>We ... Read more >>

J Minim Access Surg (Journal of minimal access surgery)
[2015, 11(1):35-39]

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FRET-based characterisation of surfactant bilayer protected core-shell carbon nanoparticles: advancement toward carbon nanotechnology.

Somen Mondal, Tarasankar Das, Prasun Ghosh, Arnab Maity, Arabinda Mallick, Pradipta Purkayastha,

Surfactant bilayer protected core-shell carbon nanoparticles (CNPs) have been synthesised. Förster resonance energy transfer (FRET) between the core-shell CNPs and two strategically chosen organic dyes has been exploited to characterise the protective surfactant bilayer. ... Read more >>

Chem Commun (Camb) (Chemical communications (Cambridge, England))
[2013, 49(69):7638-7640]

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Robotic kidney transplantation with regional hypothermia: a step-by-step description of the Vattikuti Urology Institute-Medanta technique (IDEAL phase 2a).

Mani Menon, Akshay Sood, Mahendra Bhandari, Vijay Kher, Prasun Ghosh, Ronney Abaza, Wooju Jeong, Khurshid R Ghani, Ramesh K Kumar, Pranjal Modi, Rajesh Ahlawat,

We recently reported on preclinical and feasibility studies (Innovation, Development, Exploration, Assessment, Long-term study [IDEAL] phase 0-1) of the development of robotic kidney transplantation (RKT) with regional hypothermia. This paper presents the IDEAL phase 2a studies of technique development.To describe the technique of RKT with regional hypothermia developed at two ... Read more >>

Eur Urol (European urology)
[2014, 65(5):991-1000]

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Physicochemical perspective of cyclodextrin nano and microaggregates.

Pradipta Purkayastha, Syed S Jaffer, Prasun Ghosh,

''Chemistry beyond the molecule'' is the nickname for supramolecular chemistry. This branch of study is based on molecular recognition that is host-guest chemistry. A number of potential hosts have been defined and applied in scores of studies. Among all potential hosts, cyclodextrins occupy a high position due to their characteristic ... Read more >>

Phys Chem Chem Phys (Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP)
[2012, 14(16):5339-5348]

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Protein-templated gold nanoclusters: size dependent inversion of fluorescence emission in the presence of molecular oxygen.

Tarasankar Das, Prasun Ghosh, M S Shanavas, Arnab Maity, Somen Mondal, Pradipta Purkayastha,

Gold nanoclusters are promising candidates as biological markers without having toxic effects like fluorescent quantum dots. Herein, bovine serum albumin (BSA) protein stabilized gold nanoclusters of two different sizes emitting at 410 and 645 nm have been synthesized. These nanoclusters have been shown to interact with molecular oxygen differentially. Spectroscopic ... Read more >>

Nanoscale (Nanoscale)
[2012, 4(19):6018-6024]

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"Extra stabilisation" of a pyrene based molecular couple by γ-cyclodextrin in the excited electronic state.

Prasun Ghosh, Soumik Mandal, Tarasankar Das, Arnab Maity, Parna Gupta, Pradipta Purkayastha,

Two thiosemicarbazide and semicarbazide functionalized pyrene labeled Schiff base compounds have been synthesized. The pyrene moieties in the compounds result in formation of π-π coupled complexes in aqueous medium in the excited electronic state. Added γ-cyclodextrin allows incorporation of the pyrene head inside its less polar core and promotes hydrogen ... Read more >>

Phys Chem Chem Phys (Physical chemistry chemical physics : PCCP)
[2012, 14(32):11500-11507]

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Interaction of a new surface sensitive probe compound with anionic surfactants of varying hydrophobic chain length.

Arnab Maity, Prasun Ghosh, Tarasankar Das, Jyotirmayee Dash, Pradipta Purkayastha,

The amide derivative of a bis-phenylethynyl compound meta linked to 2,6-pyridine (BPEAP) poses inherent equilibrium between its neutral and zwitterionic forms in the excited state. BPEAP has been found to bind to the surface of anionic micelles instead of penetrating inside. This phenomenon has been exploited to attempt controlling the ... Read more >>

J Colloid Interface Sci (Journal of colloid and interface science)
[2011, 364(2):395-399]

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Förster resonance energy transfer between pyrene and bovine serum albumin: effect of the hydrophobic pockets of cyclodextrins.

Arnab Maity, Puspal Mukherjee, Tarasankar Das, Prasun Ghosh, Pradipta Purkayastha,

The phenomenon of Förster resonance energy transfer (FRET) between pyrene and bovine serum albumin (BSA) protein in presence of cyclodextrins (CDs) is explored in the present work. CDs provide hydrophobic environment and thus the aromatic molecules get encapsulated in them depending on the relative size and space. In this work ... Read more >>

Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc (Spectrochimica acta. Part A, Molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy)
[2012, 92:382-387]

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Interaction of a "nido"-ruthenium terpyridylamine complex with charged elongated micellar scaffolds.

Arnab Maity, Prasun Ghosh, Tarasankar Das, Soumik Mandal, Parna Gupta, Pradipta Purkayastha,

Influence on ionic surfactants by a specially designed terpyridylamine ligand and the ruthenium(II) complex formed with it has been studied in aqueous solution. The ligand coordinates to Ru(2+) into an octahedral geometry in such a way that the final form takes a "nido" or nest-like structure. The substitution on the ... Read more >>

Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces (Colloids and surfaces. B, Biointerfaces)
[2011, 88(2):641-647]

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Trans-sinus fat laparoscopic partial nephrectomy for parahilar tumors.

Rajesh Kumar Ahlawat, Rakesh Khera, Prasun Ghosh, Manav Suryavanshi,

Indian J Urol (Indian journal of urology : IJU : journal of the Urological Society of India)
[2011, 27(3):422-423]

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Orientation of a TICT probe trapped in the peripheral confined water created by ionic surfactant envelope around silver nanoparticles.

Arnab Maity, Syed S Jaffer, Tarasankar Das, Prasun Ghosh, Pradipta Purkayastha,

Ionic surfactants are known to aggregate around the surface of a nanoparticle as a single layer in premicellar and a double layer in micellar concentrations. This motif of arrangement indicates the development of a layer of confined water of lower polarity than bulk water around the surface of the nanoparticle. ... Read more >>

Langmuir (Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids)
[2011, 27(7):4068-4075]

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Effect of cyclodextrins on the photophysics of three indoloquinoline derivatives: an intriguing fluorometric study.

Prasun Ghosh, Syed S Jaffer, Pradipta Purkayastha,

Effect of cyclodextrin encapsulation on the photophysics of three indoloquinoline derivatives, namely, 5-methyl-5H-indolo[3,2-c]quinoline (MIQ), 8-chloro-5-methyl-5H-indolo[3,2-c]quinoline (CMIQ), and 2,8-dichloro-5-methyl-5H-indolo[3,2-c]quinoline (DCMIQ), has been studied using steady state and time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy. The three compounds, which are basically cryptosanguinolentines, exist mainly in their zwitterionic forms in the excited state. Appreciable emission from the ... Read more >>

J Phys Chem B (The journal of physical chemistry. B)
[2011, 115(9):2046-2054]

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Mechanistic pathway for controlled extraction of guest molecule bound to herring sperm DNA using α-cyclodextrin.

S Syed Jaffer, Prasun Ghosh, Pradipta Purkayastha,

trans-2-[4-(Dimethylamino)styryl]benzothiazole (DMASBT) is known to have dual emitting states where the locally excited (LE) state is responsible for fluorescence in less polar environment and in polar milieu fluorescence is from the twisted intramolecular charge transfer (TICT) state. This compound also undergoes minor groove binding to herring sperm DNA (hsDNA) evidenced ... Read more >>

Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc (Spectrochimica acta. Part A, Molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy)
[2011, 78(5):1587-1591]

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Opening of DNA double helix at room temperature: Application of alpha-cyclodextrin self-aggregates.

Syed S Jaffer, Prasun Ghosh, Anindita Das, Pradipta Purkayastha,

Self-aggregation of alpha-cyclodextrin (alpha-CD) can induce DNA opening at room temperature (25 degrees C) owing to the hydroxyl groups on the surface of the spherical aggregates of alpha-CD, which promote hydrogen bonding with the flipped-out bases in DNA duplex prohibiting them from reverting back. ... Read more >>

Nanoscale (Nanoscale)
[2010, 2(8):1420-1422]

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Laparoscopic pyeloplasty using the postanastomotic dismemberment method: technique and results.

Rajesh Ahlawat, Gagan Gautam, Rakesh Khera, Vikram B Kaushik, Prasun Ghosh,

<h4>Background and purpose</h4>Despite excellent results, widespread acceptance of the laparoscopic dismembered Anderson-Hynes pyeloplasty (AH) is hampered by its steep learning curve. Laparoscopic nondismembered pyeloplasty techniques, although simpler, have not matched the results of AH. We have been using a technical modification of AH to combine its excellent outcome with technical ... Read more >>

J Endourol (Journal of endourology)
[2009, 23(1):89-96]

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