Vijaya Kolachalama, PhD
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine Section

PhD, University of Southampton

The Kolachalama Laboratory's work is focused on three areas:

1. Machine learning and computer vision for precision medicine

2. Machine learning and cardiovascular simulation

3. Mechanisms of endovascular therapies

2017-2020 American Heart Association: Scientist Development Grant
2017-2017 Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering, Boston University: Hariri Research Award
2008-2010 US Food and Drug Administration: ORISE Fellowship
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Shashar M, Siwak J, Tapan U, Lee SY, Meyer RD, Parrack P, Tan J, Khatami F, Francis J, Zhao Q, Hartshorn K, Kolachalama VB, Rahimi N, Chitalia V. c-Cbl mediates the degradation of tumorigenic nuclear ß-catenin contributing to the heterogeneity in Wnt activity in colorectal tumors. Oncotarget. 2016 11 01; 7(44):71136-71150.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27661103; DOI: 10.18632/oncotarget.12107;.
  2. Mandal PK, Sarifuddin, Kolachalama VB. Computational Model of Drug-Coated Balloon Delivery in a Patient-Specific Arterial Vessel with Heterogeneous Tissue Composition. Cardiovasc Eng Technol. 2016 Dec; 7(4):406-419. PMID: 27443840.
  3. O'Brien CC, Kolandaivelu K, Brown J, Lopes AC, Kunio M, Kolachalama VB, Edelman ER. Constraining OCT with Knowledge of Device Design Enables High Accuracy Hemodynamic Assessment of Endovascular Implants. PLoS One. 2016; 11(2):e0149178. PMID: 26906566; PMCID: PMC4764338; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149178;.
  4. O''Brien CC, Lopes AC, Kolandaivelu K, Kunio M, Brown J, Kolachalama VB, Conway C, Bailey L, Markham P, Costa M, Ware J, Edelman ER. Vascular Response to Experimental Stent Malapposition and Under-Expansion. Ann Biomed Eng. 2016 Jul; 44(7):2251-60. PMID: 26732391; PMCID: PMC4893976; DOI: 10.1007/s10439-015-1518-x;.
  5. Ferdous J, Kolachalama VB, Kolandaivelu K, Shazly T. Degree of bioresorbable vascular scaffold expansion modulates loss of essential function. Acta Biomater. 2015 Oct; 26:195-204. PMID: 26277377; PMCID: PMC4584207; DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2015.08.009;.
  6. Kolandaivelu K, O'Brien CC, Shazly T, Edelman ER, Kolachalama VB. Enhancing physiologic simulations using supervised learning on coarse mesh solutions. J R Soc Interface. 2015 Mar 6; 12(104):20141073. PMID: 25652458; PMCID: PMC4345474; DOI: 10.1098/rsif.2014.1073;.
  7. Alshareef M, Krishna V, Ferdous J, Alshareef A, Kindy M, Kolachalama VB, Shazly T. Effect of spinal cord compression on local vascular blood flow and perfusion capacity. PLoS One. 2014; 9(9):e108820. PMID: 25268384; PMCID: PMC4182502; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108820;.
  8. Martorell J, Santomá P, Kolandaivelu K, Kolachalama VB, Melgar-Lesmes P, Molins JJ, Garcia L, Edelman ER, Balcells M. Extent of flow recirculation governs expression of atherosclerotic and thrombotic biomarkers in arterial bifurcations. Cardiovasc Res. 2014 Jul 1; 103(1):37-46. PMID: 24841070; PMCID: PMC4670884; DOI: 10.1093/cvr/cvu124;.
  9. Kolachalama VB, Pacetti SD, Franses JW, Stankus JJ, Zhao HQ, Shazly T, Nikanorov A, Schwartz LB, Tzafriri AR, Edelman ER. Mechanisms of tissue uptake and retention in zotarolimus-coated balloon therapy. Circulation. 2013 May 21; 127(20):2047-55. PMID: 23584359; PMCID: PMC3748613; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.002051;.
  10. O'Brien CC, Kolachalama VB, Barber TJ, Simmons A, Edelman ER. Impact of flow pulsatility on arterial drug distribution in stent-based therapy. J Control Release. 2013 Jun 10; 168(2):115-24. PMID: 23541929; PMCID: PMC3697861; DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2013.03.014;.
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700 Albany St Ctr for Adv Biomed Res
Boston MA 02118
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