Haralambos P. Gavras, MD

Emeritus Professor, Medicine

Haralambos Gavras
(617) 638-4025
700 Albany St Ctr for Adv Biomed Res

Biography

Expertise includes: Clinical studies; Experimental animal research; Basic research (molecular genetics of hypertension).

Other Positions

  • Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students), Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Graduate Medical Sciences

Education

  • University of Athens, MD
  • University of Athens, BS

Publications

  • Published on 1/1/2014

    Kouremenos N, Zacharopoulou IV, Triantafyllidi H, Zacharopoulos GV, Mornos C, Filippatos G, Lekakis J, Kremastinos D, Manolis AI, Gavras H. Genes and genetic variations involved in the development of hypertension: focusing on a Greek patient cohort. Hellenic J Cardiol. 2014 Jan-Feb; 55(1):9-16. PMID: 24491930.

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  • Published on 4/10/2013

    Marketou ME, Kintsurashvili E, Androulakis NE, Kontaraki J, Alexandrakis MG, Gavras I, Vardas PE, Gavras H. Blockade of platelet alpha2B-adrenergic receptors: a novel antiaggregant mechanism. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 3; 168(3):2561-6. PMID: 23582690.

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  • Published on 4/1/2012

    Gavras I, Gavras H. 'Volume-expanded' hypertension: the effect of fluid overload and the role of the sympathetic nervous system in salt-dependent hypertension. J Hypertens. 2012 Apr; 30(4):655-9. PMID: 22227820.

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  • Published on 12/5/2011

    Koupenova M, Johnston-Cox H, Vezeridis A, Gavras H, Yang D, Zannis V, Ravid K. A2b adenosine receptor regulates hyperlipidemia and atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2012 Jan 17; 125(2):354-63. PMID: 22144568.

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  • Published on 5/27/2010

    Manolis AJ, Marketou ME, Gavras I, Gavras H. Cardioprotective properties of bradykinin: role of the B(2) receptor. Hypertens Res. 2010 Aug; 33(8):772-7. PMID: 20505673.

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  • Published on 2/25/2010

    Marketou M, Kintsurashvili E, Papanicolaou KN, Lucero HA, Gavras I, Gavras H. Cardioprotective effects of a selective B(2) receptor agonist of bradykinin post-acute myocardial infarct. Am J Hypertens. 2010 May; 23(5):562-8. PMID: 20186129.

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  • Published on 1/21/2010

    McCalmon SA, Desjardins DM, Ahmad S, Davidoff KS, Snyder CM, Sato K, Ohashi K, Kielbasa OM, Mathew M, Ewen EP, Walsh K, Gavras H, Naya FJ. Modulation of angiotensin II-mediated cardiac remodeling by the MEF2A target gene Xirp2. Circ Res. 2010 Mar 19; 106(5):952-60. PMID: 20093629.

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  • Published on 12/17/2009

    Lucero HA, Kintsurashvili E, Marketou ME, Gavras H. Cell signaling, internalization, and nuclear localization of the angiotensin converting enzyme in smooth muscle and endothelial cells. J Biol Chem. 2010 Feb 19; 285(8):5555-68. PMID: 20022959.

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  • Published on 9/24/2009

    Ahmad S, Cesana F, Lamperti E, Gavras H, Yu J. Attenuation of angiotensin II-induced hypertension and cardiac hypertrophy in transgenic mice overexpressing a type 1 receptor mutant. Am J Hypertens. 2009 Dec; 22(12):1320-5. PMID: 19779471.

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  • Published on 11/6/2008

    Kintsurashvili E, Shenouda S, Ona D, Ona L, Ahmad S, Ravid K, Gavras I, Gavras H. Hypertension in transgenic mice with brain-selective overexpression of the alpha(2B)-adrenoceptor. Am J Hypertens. 2009 Jan; 22(1):41-5. PMID: 18989257.

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