RAVI I THADHANI

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Activated vitamin D sterols in kidney disease
    Ravi Thadhani
    Renal Unit and Center for D Receptor Activation Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Lancet 371:542-4. 2008
  2. pmc Genetic variation in APOL1 associates with younger age at hemodialysis initiation
    Zahra Kanji
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 22:2091-7. 2011
  3. pmc Design and implementation of the Canadian Kidney Disease Cohort Study (CKDCS): A prospective observational study of incident hemodialysis patients
    Aminu K Bello
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 12:10. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Targeted ablation of the vitamin D 1alpha-hydroxylase gene: getting to the heart of the matter
    Ravi Thadhani
    Renal Unit and the Center for D Receptor Activation Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Kidney Int 74:141-3. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Does vitamin D modulate blood pressure?
    Hector Tamez
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 22:204-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin D and hypertension: an update and review
    Hector Tamez
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 21:492-9. 2012
  7. pmc Conversion of peripheral blood NK cells to a decidual NK-like phenotype by a cocktail of defined factors
    Ana Sofia Cerdeira
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Immunol 190:3939-48. 2013
  8. pmc Plasma concentrations of soluble endoglin versus standard evaluation in patients with suspected preeclampsia
    Sarosh Rana
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e48259. 2012
  9. pmc Bioavailable vitamin D is more tightly linked to mineral metabolism than total vitamin D in incident hemodialysis patients
    Ishir Bhan
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Kidney Int 82:84-9. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 38-2005. A 29-year-old pregnant woman with the nephrotic syndrome and hypertension
    Winfred W Williams
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2590-600. 2005

Collaborators

  • Hector Tamez
  • Hernan D Kopcow
  • Ishir Bhan
  • RICHARD JOSEPH JOHNSON
  • S Karumanchi
  • Ana Sofia Cerdeira
  • Sarosh Rana
  • Marcello Tonelli
  • Zahra Kanji
  • Aminu K Bello
  • Winfred W Williams
  • Augustine Rajakumar
  • Zaheed Husain
  • Agnes Lo
  • Caroline M Royle
  • Vikas P Sukhatme
  • Saira Salahuddin
  • Julia Wenger
  • Steven J Ralston
  • Kee Hak Lim
  • Deborah Zimmerman
  • George Cembrowski
  • Giulio Genovese
  • Salvatore Dibartolo
  • Rafael Sibrian
  • Scott Klarenbach
  • Natasha Wiebe
  • Dorothy A Sullivan
  • Daniel Holmes
  • Andrea J Bernhardy
  • Julia B Wenger
  • Camille E Powe
  • Dawn Opgenorth
  • David Friedman
  • Chunmei Huang
  • Sophanny Tiv
  • Brenda Hemmelgarn
  • Christopher Chan
  • Mohammad Karkhaneh
  • Martin R Pollak
  • John Gill
  • Elizabeth Ankers
  • Neil R Powe
  • Gina Collerone
  • Aliyah Rahemtullah
  • Jeffrey L Ecker

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Activated vitamin D sterols in kidney disease
    Ravi Thadhani
    Renal Unit and Center for D Receptor Activation Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Lancet 371:542-4. 2008
  2. pmc Genetic variation in APOL1 associates with younger age at hemodialysis initiation
    Zahra Kanji
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 22:2091-7. 2011
    ..In conclusion, genetic variations in APOL1 identify African Americans that initiate chronic hemodialysis at a younger age. Early interventions to prevent progression of kidney disease may benefit this high-risk population...
  3. pmc Design and implementation of the Canadian Kidney Disease Cohort Study (CKDCS): A prospective observational study of incident hemodialysis patients
    Aminu K Bello
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 12:10. 2011
    ..This study focuses on delineating potentially reversible determinants of adverse outcomes that occur in patients receiving dialysis for end-stage renal disease (ESRD)...
  4. doi request reprint Targeted ablation of the vitamin D 1alpha-hydroxylase gene: getting to the heart of the matter
    Ravi Thadhani
    Renal Unit and the Center for D Receptor Activation Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Kidney Int 74:141-3. 2008
    ..In a study by Zhou et al., ablation of the 1alpha-hydroxylase gene led to hypertension, cardiac hypertrophy, and systolic dysfunction, and this cardiac phenotype was rescued with exogenous 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D administration...
  5. doi request reprint Does vitamin D modulate blood pressure?
    Hector Tamez
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 22:204-9. 2013
    ..This article provides an overview of the data, with special emphasis on the work published in the last 2 years...
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin D and hypertension: an update and review
    Hector Tamez
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 21:492-9. 2012
    ..Vitamin D deficiency and hypertension are highly prevalent. This review will discuss the association between vitamin D deficiency and blood pressure...
  7. pmc Conversion of peripheral blood NK cells to a decidual NK-like phenotype by a cocktail of defined factors
    Ana Sofia Cerdeira
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Immunol 190:3939-48. 2013
    ..These findings have potential therapeutic applications for placental disorders associated with altered NK cell biology...
  8. pmc Plasma concentrations of soluble endoglin versus standard evaluation in patients with suspected preeclampsia
    Sarosh Rana
    Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e48259. 2012
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  9. pmc Bioavailable vitamin D is more tightly linked to mineral metabolism than total vitamin D in incident hemodialysis patients
    Ishir Bhan
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Kidney Int 82:84-9. 2012
    ..Hence, bioavailable vitamin D levels are better correlated with measures of mineral metabolism than total levels in patients on hemodialysis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 38-2005. A 29-year-old pregnant woman with the nephrotic syndrome and hypertension
    Winfred W Williams
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2590-600. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Hypertension during pregnancy: a disorder begging for pathophysiological support
    RAVI I THADHANI
    Hypertension 46:1250-1. 2005

Research Grants14

  1. Biological Measures and Hemodialysis Mortality
    Ravi Thadhani; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We have in place detailed plans for the protection of patient privacy, inclusion of all patients, and data/sample sharing with the larger research community. ..
  2. Gestational Diabetes and Preeclampsia Cytokine Profiles
    Ravi Thadhani; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Ergocalciferol in ESRD Efficacy Safety and Biology
    Ravi Thadhani; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our study is designed to determine safe and effective ways to raise vitamin D levels while monitoring effects on the immune system. ..
  4. Antibody Microarray Predicting Pima Diabetic Nephropathy
    Ravi Thadhani; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This R21 proposal may provide insight into the pathogenesis of DN, provide useful biomarkers to predict DN, and suggest early targets for intervention for this devastating disorder. ..
  5. ANDROGENS, LIPIDS, INSULIN AND HYPERTENSIVE PREGNANCIES
    Ravi Thadhani; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  6. Ergocalciferol in ESRD Efficacy Safety and Biology
    Ravi Thadhani; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our study is designed to determine safe and effective ways to raise vitamin D levels while monitoring effects on the immune system. ..