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

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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Gupta, Vikas, Matthew Gemberling, Ravi Karra, Gabriel E. Rosenfeld, Todd Evans, and Kenneth D. Poss. “An injury-responsive gata4 program shapes the zebrafish cardiac ventricle..” Curr Biol 23, no. 13 (July 8, 2013): 1221–27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2013.05.028.

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23791730
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Gregoire, Serge, Ravi Karra, Derek Passer, Marcus-André Deutsch, Markus Krane, Rebecca Feistritzer, Anthony Sturzu, Ibrahim Domian, Yumiko Saga, and Sean M. Wu. “Essential and unexpected role of Yin Yang 1 to promote mesodermal cardiac differentiation..” Circ Res 112, no. 6 (March 15, 2013): 900–910. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.113.259259.

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23307821
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Chen, Jenny X., Markus Krane, Marcus-Andre Deutsch, Li Wang, Moshe Rav-Acha, Serge Gregoire, Marc C. Engels, et al. “Inefficient reprogramming of fibroblasts into cardiomyocytes using Gata4, Mef2c, and Tbx5..” Circ Res 111, no. 1 (June 22, 2012): 50–55. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.112.270264.

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22581928
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