Ravi Karra, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Affiliate of the Regeneration Next Initiative
Campus mail 247A CARL Building, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-2449
Email address ravi.karra@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2005 - 2008
  • M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2005

Publications

Fernandez, Cristina E., Melanie Bakovic, and Ravi Karra. “Endothelial Contributions to Zebrafish Heart Regeneration..” J Cardiovasc Dev Dis 5, no. 4 (December 11, 2018). https://doi.org/10.3390/jcdd5040056.

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30544906
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Karra, Ravi, Matthew J. Foglia, Wen-Yee Choi, Christine Belliveau, Paige DeBenedittis, and Kenneth D. Poss. “Vegfaa instructs cardiac muscle hyperplasia in adult zebrafish..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 115, no. 35 (August 28, 2018): 8805–10. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1722594115.

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30104362
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Van Kirk, Jenny, and Ravi Karra. “Recovery of Ventricular Function is a Heterogeneous Phenotype in Patients With Chronic Heart Failure.” In Circulation, Vol. 136. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Karra, Ravi, Agoston O. Walter, and Sean M. Wu. “The relationship between cardiac endothelium and fibroblasts: it's complicated..” J Clin Invest 127, no. 8 (August 1, 2017): 2892–94. https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI95492.

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28650344
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Goldman, Joseph Aaron, Guray Kuzu, Nutishia Lee, Jaclyn Karasik, Matthew Gemberling, Matthew J. Foglia, Ravi Karra, et al. “Resolving Heart Regeneration by Replacement Histone Profiling..” Dev Cell 40, no. 4 (February 27, 2017): 392-404.e5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.devcel.2017.01.013.

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28245924
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Karra, Ravi, and Kenneth D. Poss. “Redirecting cardiac growth mechanisms for therapeutic regeneration..” J Clin Invest 127, no. 2 (February 1, 2017): 427–36. https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI89786.

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28145902
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Goldman, J. A., G. Kuzu, N. Lee, J. Karasik, M. Gemberling, R. Karra, A. Dickson, M. Y. Tolstorukov, and K. D. Poss. “Deciphering Heart Regeneration by Histone Exchange Profiling..” In Molecular Biology of the Cell, Vol. 28. AMER SOC CELL BIOLOGY, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Kang, Junsu, Jianxin Hu, Ravi Karra, Amy L. Dickson, Valerie A. Tornini, Gregory Nachtrab, Matthew Gemberling, Joseph A. Goldman, Brian L. Black, and Kenneth D. Poss. “Modulation of tissue repair by regeneration enhancer elements..” Nature 532, no. 7598 (April 14, 2016): 201–6. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature17644.

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27049946
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Cao, Jingli, Adam Navis, Ben D. Cox, Amy L. Dickson, Matthew Gemberling, Ravi Karra, Michel Bagnat, and Kenneth D. Poss. “Single epicardial cell transcriptome sequencing identifies Caveolin 1 as an essential factor in zebrafish heart regeneration..” Development 143, no. 2 (January 15, 2016): 232–43. https://doi.org/10.1242/dev.130534.

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26657776
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Karra, Ravi, Anne K. Knecht, Kazu Kikuchi, and Kenneth D. Poss. “Myocardial NF-κB activation is essential for zebrafish heart regeneration..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112, no. 43 (October 27, 2015): 13255–60. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1511209112.

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26472034
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