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Srinivas Tipparaju, Associate Professor

Associate Professor, Cop Dept Of Pharmaceutical Science

Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy

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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 Sciences


  • APS (Member, 2013 - Present)
  • AACP (Member, 2011 - Present)
  • AHA (Member, 2003 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Puri M, Chapalamadugu KC, Miranda AC, Gelot S, Moreno W, Adithya PC, Law C, Tipparaju SM. Integrated approach for smart implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) device with real time ECG monitoring: use of flexible sensors for localized arrhythmia sensing and stimulation. Frontiers in physiology. 4: 300, 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 (Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy 2011 - 2014)
  • Assistant Professor (Medicine, School of Medicine/University of Louisville 2010 - 2011)
  • Instructor (School of Medicine, University of Louisville 2008 - 2010)


  • Best Researcher Award (USF - 2014)
  • Fellow (CTI and Faculty Leadership Academy USF COP - 2013)
  • AHA BGIA (AHA - 2008)
  • AHA postdoctoral fellowship (AHA - 2003)