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

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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Gemberling, Matthew, Ravi Karra, Amy L. Dickson, and Kenneth D. Poss. “Nrg1 is an injury-induced cardiomyocyte mitogen for the endogenous heart regeneration program in zebrafish.” Elife 4 (April 1, 2015). https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.05871.

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25830562
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Karra, Ravi, Anne Knecht, and Kenneth D. Poss. “NF-kappa B Activity is Required for Heart Regeneration.” In Circulation, Vol. 130. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Wang, Jinhu, Ravi Karra, Amy L. Dickson, and Kenneth D. Poss. “Fibronectin is deposited by injury-activated epicardial cells and is necessary for zebrafish heart regeneration.” Dev Biol 382, no. 2 (October 15, 2013): 427–35. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ydbio.2013.08.012.

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23988577
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Fang, Yi, Vikas Gupta, Ravi Karra, Jennifer E. Holdway, Kazu Kikuchi, and Kenneth D. Poss. “Translational profiling of cardiomyocytes identifies an early Jak1/Stat3 injury response required for zebrafish heart regeneration.” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110, no. 33 (August 13, 2013): 13416–21. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1309810110.

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23901114
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