Ravi P. Misra
Medical College of Wisconsin
United States of America
Dr. Misra obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Microbiology from Rutgers College in New Jersey in 1979 and his Doctorate degree in Biochemistry from New York University School of Medicine in 1988. He was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School where he studied the molecular control of growth factor induced transcriptional regulation of the c-Fos proto-oncogene. Dr. Misra joined the faculty of the Biochemistry Department at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1993.
Understand the biochemical mechanisms that control expression of genes at the transcriptional level
Cossette S, Misra R. The identification of different endothelial cell populations within the mouse proepicardium. Dev Dyn. 2011 Oct;240(10):2344-53.
Kolander KD, Holtz ML, Cossette SM, Duncan SA, Misra RP. Epicardial GATA factors regulate early coronary vascular plexus formation. Dev Biol. 2014 Feb 01;386(1):204-15.
Rana U, Liu Z, Kumar SN, Zhao B, Hu W, Bordas M, Cossette S, Szabo S, Foeckler J, Weiler H, Chrzanowska-Wodnicka M, Holtz ML, Misra RP, Salato V, North PE, Ramchandran R, Miao QR. Nogo-B receptor deficiency causes cerebral vasculature defects during embryonic development in mice. Dev Biol. 2016 Feb 15;410(2):190-201.