Education and Training
- Resident, Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2005 - 2008
- M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2005
Karra, R, Walter, AO, and Wu, SM. "The relationship between cardiac endothelium and fibroblasts: it's complicated." 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.
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.
Kang, J, Karra, R, and Poss, KD. "Back in Black." Developmental cell 33, no. 6 (June 2015): 623-624.
Gemberling, M, Karra, R, Dickson, AL, and Poss, KD. "Nrg1 is an injury-induced cardiomyocyte mitogen for the endogenous heart regeneration program in zebrafish." eLife 4 (April 2015).
Karra, R, and Kaye, KS. "Mediastinitis." In Clinical Infectious Disease, Second Edition, 268-272. January 1, 2015.
Wang, J, Karra, R, Dickson, AL, and Poss, KD. "Fibronectin is deposited by injury-activated epicardial cells and is necessary for zebrafish heart regeneration." Dev Biol 382, no. 2 (October 15, 2013): 427-435.