Education and Training
- Resident, Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2005 - 2008
- M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2005
Fernandez, CE, Bakovic, M, and Karra, R. "Endothelial Contributions to Zebrafish Heart Regeneration." Journal of Cardiovascular Development and Disease 5, no. 4 (December 11, 2018). (Review)
Karra, R, Foglia, MJ, Choi, W-Y, Belliveau, C, DeBenedittis, P, and Poss, KD. "Vegfaa instructs cardiac muscle hyperplasia in adult zebrafish." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115, no. 35 (August 13, 2018): 8805-8810.
Van Kirk, J, and Karra, R. "Recovery of Ventricular Function is a Heterogeneous Phenotype in Patients With Chronic Heart Failure." Scientific Sessions of the American-Heart-Association / Resuscitation Science Symposium. Anaheim, CA. November 11, 2017 - November 15, 2017.: LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, November 14, 2017.
Karra, R, Walter, AO, and Wu, SM. "The relationship between cardiac endothelium and fibroblasts: it's complicated." The Journal of Clinical Investigation 127, no. 8 (August 2017): 2892-2894.
Karra, R, and Poss, KD. "Redirecting cardiac growth mechanisms for therapeutic regeneration." The Journal of Clinical Investigation 127, no. 2 (February 2017): 427-436. (Review)
Goldman, JA, Kuzu, G, Lee, N, Karasik, J, Gemberling, M, Foglia, MJ, Karra, R, Dickson, AL, Sun, F, Tolstorukov, MY, and Poss, KD. "Resolving Heart Regeneration by Replacement Histone Profiling." Developmental Cell 40, no. 4 (February 2017): 392-404.e5.
Goldman, JA, Kuzu, G, Lee, N, Karasik, J, Gemberling, M, Karra, R, Dickson, A, Tolstorukov, MY, and Poss, KD. "Deciphering Heart Regeneration by Histone Exchange Profiling." Annual Joint Meeting of the American-Society-for-Cell-Biology and the European-Molecular-Biology-Organization (ASCB/EMBO). Philadelphia, PA. December 2, 2017 - December 6, 2017.: AMER SOC CELL BIOLOGY, January 1, 2017.
Kang, J, Hu, J, Karra, R, Dickson, AL, Tornini, VA, Nachtrab, G, Gemberling, M, Goldman, JA, Black, BL, and Poss, KD. "Modulation of tissue repair by regeneration enhancer elements." Nature 532, no. 7598 (April 6, 2016): 201-206.
Cao, J, Navis, A, Cox, BD, Dickson, AL, Gemberling, M, Karra, R, Bagnat, M, and Poss, KD. "Single epicardial cell transcriptome sequencing identifies Caveolin 1 as an essential factor in zebrafish heart regeneration." Development (Cambridge, England) 143, no. 2 (January 2016): 232-243.
Karra, R, Knecht, AK, Kikuchi, K, and Poss, KD. "Myocardial NF-κB activation is essential for zebrafish heart regeneration." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112, no. 43 (October 15, 2015): 13255-13260.