Kevin Tharp, PhD

TitlePostdoctoral Scholar
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
Address513 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco CA 94143
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    1. Tharp K, Kang MS, Timblin GA, Dempersmier J, Dempsey GE, Zushin PH, Benavides J, Choi C, Li CX, Jha AK, Kajimura S, Healy KE, Sul HS, Saijo K, Kumar S, Stahl A. Actomyosin-Mediated Tension Orchestrates Uncoupled Respiration in Adipose Tissues. Cell Metab. 2018 Mar 06; 27(3):602-615.e4. PMID: 29514068.
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    2. Riera CE, Tsaousidou E, Halloran J, Follett P, Hahn O, Pereira MMA, Ruud LE, Alber J, Tharp K, Anderson CM, Brönneke H, Hampel B, Filho CDM, Stahl A, Brüning JC, Dillin A. The Sense of Smell Impacts Metabolic Health and Obesity. Cell Metab. 2017 Jul 05; 26(1):198-211.e5. PMID: 28683287.
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    3. Loskill P, Sezhian T, Tharp K, Lee-Montiel FT, Jeeawoody S, Reese WM, Zushin PH, Stahl A, Healy KE. WAT-on-a-chip: a physiologically relevant microfluidic system incorporating white adipose tissue. Lab Chip. 2017 05 02; 17(9):1645-1654. PMID: 28418430.
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    4. Secco B, Camiré É, Brière MA, Caron A, Billong A, Gélinas Y, Lemay AM, Tharp K, Lee PL, Gobeil S, Guimond JV, Patey N, Guertin DA, Stahl A, Haddad É, Marsolais D, Bossé Y, Birsoy K, Laplante M. Amplification of Adipogenic Commitment by VSTM2A. Cell Rep. 2017 01 03; 18(1):93-106. PMID: 28052263.
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    5. Sambeat A, Gulyaeva O, Dempersmier J, Tharp K, Stahl A, Paul SM, Sul HS. LSD1 Interacts with Zfp516 to Promote UCP1 Transcription and Brown Fat Program. Cell Rep. 2016 06 14; 15(11):2536-49. PMID: 27264172; PMCID: PMC4916264 [Available on 06/14/17].
    6. Khalifeh-Soltani A, Ha A, Podolsky MJ, McCarthy DA, McKleroy W, Azary S, Sakuma S, Tharp K, Wu N, Yokosaki Y, Hart D, Stahl A, Atabai K. a8ß1 integrin regulates nutrient absorption through an Mfge8-PTEN dependent mechanism. Elife. 2016 04 19; 5. PMID: 27092791; PMCID: PMC4868538.
    7. Tharp K, Khalifeh-Soltani A, Park HM, Yurek DA, Falcon A, Wong L, Feng R, Atabai K, Stahl A. Prevention of gallbladder hypomotility via FATP2 inhibition protects from lithogenic diet-induced cholelithiasis. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2016 May 15; 310(10):G855-64. PMID: 27033116; PMCID: PMC4888547 [Available on 05/15/17].
    8. Li L, Che L, Tharp K, Park HM, Pilo MG, Cao D, Cigliano A, Latte G, Xu Z, Ribback S, Dombrowski F, Evert M, Gores GJ, Stahl A, Calvisi DF, Chen X. Differential requirement for de novo lipogenesis in cholangiocarcinoma and hepatocellular carcinoma of mice and humans. Hepatology. 2016 06; 63(6):1900-13. PMID: 26910791; PMCID: PMC4874885 [Available on 06/01/17].
    9. Jha AK, Tharp K, Browne S, Ye J, Stahl A, Yeghiazarians Y, Healy KE. Matrix metalloproteinase-13 mediated degradation of hyaluronic acid-based matrices orchestrates stem cell engraftment through vascular integration. Biomaterials. 2016 May; 89:136-47. PMID: 26967648; PMCID: PMC4851169 [Available on 05/01/17].
    10. Tharp K, Stahl A. Bioengineering Beige Adipose Tissue Therapeutics. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2015; 6:164. PMID: 26539163; PMCID: PMC4611961.
    11. Tharp K, Jha AK, Kraiczy J, Yesian A, Karateev G, Sinisi R, Dubikovskaya EA, Healy KE, Stahl A. Matrix-Assisted Transplantation of Functional Beige Adipose Tissue. Diabetes. 2015 Nov; 64(11):3713-24. PMID: 26293504; PMCID: PMC4613967 [Available on 11/01/16].
    12. Jha AK, Tharp K, Ye J, Santiago-Ortiz JL, Jackson WM, Stahl A, Schaffer DV, Yeghiazarians Y, Healy KE. Enhanced survival and engraftment of transplanted stem cells using growth factor sequestering hydrogels. Biomaterials. 2015 Apr; 47:1-12. PMID: 25682155; PMCID: PMC4457539.
    13. Chudnovskiy R, Thompson A, Tharp K, Hellerstein M, Napoli JL, Stahl A. Consumption of clarified grapefruit juice ameliorates high-fat diet induced insulin resistance and weight gain in mice. PLoS One. 2014; 9(10):e108408. PMID: 25296035; PMCID: PMC4189915.
    14. Khalifeh-Soltani A, McKleroy W, Sakuma S, Cheung YY, Tharp K, Qiu Y, Turner SM, Chawla A, Stahl A, Atabai K. Mfge8 promotes obesity by mediating the uptake of dietary fats and serum fatty acids. Nat Med. 2014 Feb; 20(2):175-83. PMID: 24441829; PMCID: PMC4273653.
    15. Lorentz CU, Woodward WR, Tharp K, Habecker BA. Altered norepinephrine content and ventricular function in p75NTR-/- mice after myocardial infarction. Auton Neurosci. 2011 Oct 28; 164(1-2):13-9. PMID: 21646052; PMCID: PMC3167025.
    16. Alston EN, Parrish DC, Hasan W, Tharp K, Pahlmeyer L, Habecker BA. Cardiac ischemia-reperfusion regulates sympathetic neuropeptide expression through gp130-dependent and independent mechanisms. Neuropeptides. 2011 Feb; 45(1):33-42. PMID: 21035185; PMCID: PMC3053070.