Shakun Karki, PhD
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine Section

PhD, Boston University School of Medicine
MSc, University of New Hampshire
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2014 Boston University Medical School: Evans Day-Best Clinical Research, Runner up
2013 Postdoctoral: Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, Boston University: T32 HL07224
2011-2012 Training Cardiovascular Biology: Predoctoral: 5T32HL007969-02
2001-2001 University of New Hampshire: Summer Teaching Fellow
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  1. Karki S, Ngo DTM, Farb MG, Park SY, Saggese SM, Hamburg NM, Carmine B, Hess DT, Walsh K, Gokce N. WNT5A regulates adipose tissue angiogenesis via antiangiogenic VEGF-A165b in obese humans. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2017 Jul 01; 313(1):H200-H206.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28411232; DOI: 10.1152/ajpheart.00776.2016;.
  2. Karki S, Farb MG, Myers S, Apovian C, Hess DT, Gokce N. Effect of Bariatric Weight Loss on the Adipose Lipolytic Transcriptome in Obese Humans. Mediators Inflamm. 2015; 2015:106237.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26663986; DOI: 10.1155/2015/106237;.
  3. Karki S, Farb MG, Ngo DT, Myers S, Puri V, Hamburg NM, Carmine B, Hess DT, Gokce N. Forkhead box O-1 modulation improves endothelial insulin resistance in human obesity. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 Jun; 35(6):1498-506.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25908760; PMCID: PMC4441602; DOI: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.114.305139;.
  4. Ngo DT, Farb MG, Kikuchi R, Karki S, Tiwari S, Bigornia SJ, Bates DO, LaValley MP, Hamburg NM, Vita JA, Hess DT, Walsh K, Gokce N. Antiangiogenic actions of vascular endothelial growth factor-A165b, an inhibitory isoform of vascular endothelial growth factor-A, in human obesity. Circulation. 2014 Sep 23; 130(13):1072-80.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25116954; PMCID: PMC4175289; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.008171;.
  5. Karki S, Ngo DT, Bigornia S, Farb MG, Gokce N. . Exp Rev Endo & Metab. Insulin resistance: A key therapeutic target for cardiovascular risk reduction in obese patients. 2014.
  6. Bigornia SJ, Farb MG, Tiwari S, Karki S, Hamburg NM, Vita JA, Hess DT, Lavalley MP, Apovian CM, Gokce N. Insulin status and vascular responses to weight loss in obesity. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Dec 17; 62(24):2297-305.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23978693; PMCID: PMC3873767; DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2013.07.078;.
  7. Farb MG, Tiwari S, Karki S, Ngo DT, Carmine B, Hess DT, Zuriaga MA, Walsh K, Fetterman JL, Hamburg NM, Vita JA, Apovian CM, Gokce N. Cyclooxygenase inhibition improves endothelial vasomotor dysfunction of visceral adipose arterioles in human obesity. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2014 Feb; 22(2):349-55.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23640904; PMCID: PMC3766380; DOI: 10.1002/oby.20505;.
  8. Farb, MG, Tiwari, S, Karki S, Ngo,DTM Carmine,B, Hess, DT, Zuriaga,M Walsh, K, Fetterman, JL, Hamburg, NM, Vita, JA, Apovian, C and Gokce, N. Cyclooxygenase inhibition improves endothelial vasomotor dysfunction of visceral adipose arterioles in human obesity. Obesity. 2013.
  9. Karki S, Chakrabarti P, Huang G, Wang H, Farmer SR, Kandror KV. The multi-level action of fatty acids on adiponectin production by fat cells. PLoS One. 2011; 6(11):e28146.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22140527; PMCID: PMC3226650; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0028146;.
  10. Chakrabarti P, English T, Karki S, Qiang L, Tao R, Kim J, Luo Z, Farmer SR, Kandror KV. SIRT1 controls lipolysis in adipocytes via FOXO1-mediated expression of ATGL. J Lipid Res. 2011 Sep; 52(9):1693-701.View Related Profiles. PMID: 21743036; PMCID: PMC3151689; DOI: 10.1194/jlr.M014647;.
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