College of Pharmacy

Print Friendly

Srinivas Tipparaju, Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor, College Of Medicine Molecular Medicine

Assistant Professor, College Of Medicine Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology

Assistant Professor, Non Usf Health

Cop Dept Of Pharmaceutical Science

Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy

Academic Email:

Academic Phone: (813) 974-7195


  • PostDoc, Cardiovascular Research, Emory University, 2003
  • PhD, Medicine, Jamia Hamdard, 2002
  • MPharm, Pharmacy, BITS, Pilani, 1998
  • BPharm, Pharmacy, Nagpur College of Pharmacy, 1996

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Cardiovascular


  • AACP (Member, 2011 - Present)
  • AHA (Member, 2003 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Panguluri, SK.Tur, J.Chapalamadugu, KC.Katnik, C.Cuevas, J.Tipparaju, SM. MicroRNA-301a mediated regulation of Kv4.2 in diabetes: identification of key modulators. PloS one. 8(4) : e60545, 2013.
  • Kilfoil, PJ.Tipparaju, SM.Barski, OA.Bhatnagar, A. Regulation of ion channels by pyridine nucleotides. Circulation research. 112(4) : 721-41, 2013.
  • Panguluri, SK.Tur, J.Fukomoto, J.Deng, W.Sneed, KB.Kolliputi, N.Bennett, ES.Tipparaju, SM. Hyperoxia Induced Hypertrophy and Ion Channel Remodeling in Left Ventricle. American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology. , 2013.
  • Tipparaju, SM.Li, XP.Kilfoil, PJ.Xue, B.Uversky, VN.Bhatnagar, A.Barski, OA. Interactions between the C-terminus of Kv1.5 and Kvβ regulate pyridine nucleotide-dependent changes in channel gating. Pflügers Archiv : European journal of physiology. 463(6) : 799-818, 2012.
  • Kolliputi, N.Galam, L.Parthasarathy, PT.Tipparaju, SM.Lockey, R. NALP-3 inflammasome silencing attenuates ceramide induced transepithelial permeability. Journal of cellular physiology. , 2011.
  • Xie, Z.Barski, OA.Cai, J.Bhatnagar, A.Tipparaju, SM. Catalytic reduction of carbonyl groups in oxidized PAPC by Kvβ2 (AKR6). Chemico-biological interactions. 191(1-3) : 255-60, 2011.
  • Barski, OA.Tipparaju, SM.Bhatnagar, A. Kinetics of nucleotide binding to the beta-subunit (AKR6A2) of the voltage-gated potassium (Kv) channel. Chemico-biological interactions. 178(1-3) : 165-70, 2009.
  • Barski, OA.Tipparaju, SM.Bhatnagar, A. The aldo-keto reductase superfamily and its role in drug metabolism and detoxification. Drug metabolism reviews. 40(4) : 553-624, 2008.
  • Tipparaju, SM.Barski, OA.Srivastava, S.Bhatnagar, A. Catalytic mechanism and substrate specificity of the beta-subunit of the voltage-gated potassium channel. Biochemistry. 47(34) : 8840-54, 2008.
  • Tipparaju, SM.Liu, SQ.Barski, OA.Bhatnagar, A. NADPH binding to beta-subunit regulates inactivation of voltage-gated K(+) channels. Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 359(2) : 269-76, 2007.

Positions Held

  • Assistant Professor (Medicine, School of Medicine/University of Louisville 2010 - 2011)
  • Instructor (School of Medicine, University of Louisville 2008 - 2010)


  • AHA BGIA (AHA - 2008)
  • AHA postdoctoral fellowship (AHA - 2003)