Kiran Musunuru, MD, PhD, MPH, ML

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Professor of Medicine
Department: Medicine
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
3400 Civic Center Blvd, Bldg 421
11-104 Smilow Center for Translational Research
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-4717
Education:
AB (Biochemical Sciences)
Harvard College, Cambridge, MA, 1997.
PhD (Biomedical Sciences)
The Rockefeller University, New York, NY, 2003.
MD (Medicine)
Weill-Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, 2004.
MPH (Epidemiology)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, 2009.
ML (Law)
University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, PA, 2019.
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Selected Publications

McDermott-Roe Chris, Lv Wenjian, Maximova Tania, Wada Shogo, Bukowy John, Marquez Maribel, Lai Shuping, Shehu Amarda, Benjamin Ivor, Geurts Aron, Musunuru Kiran: Investigation of a dilated cardiomyopathy-associated variant in BAG3 using genome-edited iPSC-derived cardiomyocytes. JCI insight 4(22): pii: 128799, Nov 2019.

Patel Nirav, Russell Griffin K, Musunuru Kiran, Gutierrez Orlando M, Halade Ganesh, Kain Vasundhara, Lv Wenjian, Prabhu Sumanth D, Margulies Kenneth B, Cappola Thomas P, Arora Garima, Wang Thomas J, Arora Pankaj: Race, natriuretic peptides, and high-carbohydrate challenge: a clinical trial. Circulation Research 125(11): 957-968, Nov 2019.

Wang Xiao, Musunuru Kiran: Angiopoietin-like 3: from discovery to therapeutic gene editing. JACC: Basic to Translational Science 4(6): 755-762, Oct 2019.

Reza Nosheen, Musunuru Kiran, Owens Anjali Tiku: From hypertrophy to heart failure: what is new in genetic cardiomyopathies. Current Heart Failure Reports 16(5): 157-167, Oct 2019.

Ormond Kelly E, Bombard Yvonne, Bonham Vence L, Hoffman-Andrews Lily, Howard Heidi, Isasi Rosario, Musunuru Kiran, Riggan Kirsten A, Michie Marsha, Allyse Megan: The clinical application of gene editing: ethical and social issues. Personalized Medicine 16(4): 337-350, Jul 2019.

Corbin Elise A, Vite Alexia, Peyster Eliot G, Bhoopalam Myan, Brandimarto Jeffrey, Wang Xiao, Bennett Alexander I, Clark Andy T, Cheng Xuemei, Turner Kevin T, Musunuru Kiran, Margulies Kenneth B: Tunable and reversible substrate stiffness reveals a dynamic mechanosensitivity of cardiomyocytes. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 11(23): 20603-20614, Jun 2019.

Morley Michael P, Wang Xiao, Hu Ray, Brandimarto Jeffrey, Tucker Nathan R, Felix Janine F, Smith Nicholas L, van der Harst Pim, Ellinor Patrick T, Margulies Kenneth B, Musunuru Kiran, Cappola Thomas P: Cardioprotective effects of MTSS1 enhancer variants. Circulation 139(17): 2073-2076, Apr 2019.

Alapati Deepthi, Zacharias William J, Hartman Heather A, Rossidis Avery C, Stratigis John D, Ahn Nicholas J, Coons Barbara, Zhou Su, Li Hiaying, Singh Kshitiz, Katzen Jeremy, Tomer Yaniv, Chadwick Alexandra C, Musunuru Kiran, Beers Michael F, Morrisey Edward E, Peranteau William H: In utero gene editing for monogenic lung disease. Science Translational Medicine 11(488): pii: eaav8375, Apr 2019.

Allyse Megan, Bombard Yvonne, Isasi Rosario, Michie Marsha, Musunuru Kiran, Ormond Kelly E: What do we do now?: responding to claims of germline gene editing in humans. Genetics in Medicine Mar 2019.

Musunuru Kiran, Kathiresan Sekar: Genetics of common, complex coronary artery disease. Cell 177(1): 132-145, Mar 2019.

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