Ravi Karra, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Assistant Professor - Track - IV of Pathology
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

Voors, Adriaan A., Jean-François Tamby, John G. Cleland, Michael Koren, Leslie B. Forgosh, Dinesh Gupta, Lars H. Lund, et al. “Effects of danicamtiv, a novel cardiac myosin activator, in heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: experimental data and clinical results from a phase 2a trial.” Eur J Heart Fail, June 19, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.1933.

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32558989
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Van Kirk, Jenny, Marat Fudim, Cynthia L. Green, and Ravi Karra. “Heterogeneous Outcomes of Heart Failure with Better Ejection Fraction.” J Cardiovasc Transl Res 13, no. 2 (April 2020): 142–50. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12265-019-09919-9.

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31721131
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Felker, G Michael, John McMurray, John Cleland, Christopher O’Connor, John Teerlink, Adriaan Voors, Ninian Lang, et al. “HEMODYNAMIC EFFECTS OF NITROXYL DONOR BMS-986231 COMPARED TO NITROGLYCERIN OR PLACEBO IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC HEART FAILURE-A RANDOMIZED DOUBLE-BLIND CROSSOVER TRIAL.” In Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 75:850–850. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

Gancz, Dana, Brian C. Raftrey, Gal Perlmoter, Rubén Marín-Juez, Jonathan Semo, Ryota L. Matsuoka, Ravi Karra, et al. “Distinct origins and molecular mechanisms contribute to lymphatic formation during cardiac growth and regeneration.” Elife 8 (November 8, 2019). https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.44153.

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31702554
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Abdulrahim, Jawan W., Lydia Coulter Kwee, Elizabeth Grass, Ilene C. Siegler, Redford Williams, Ravi Karra, William E. Kraus, Simon G. Gregory, and Svati H. Shah. “Epigenome-Wide Association Study for All-Cause Mortality in a Cardiovascular Cohort Identifies Differential Methylation in Castor Zinc Finger 1 (CASZ1).” J Am Heart Assoc 8, no. 21 (November 5, 2019): e013228. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.119.013228.

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31642367
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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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Mandawat, Aditya, Anant Mandawat, Priya Vijayvargiya, and Ravi Karra. “Reduced Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Patients With Improved Left Ventricular Function After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation.” In Circulation, Vol. 138, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

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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