Sailesh Harwani, MD, PhD

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Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine

Contact Information

Office: 616B MRC
501 Newton Rd
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-335-6982

Education

MD/PhD, Medicine; Immunuology & Microbiology, Rush Medical College

Resident, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellow, Cardiology, University of Iowa Hospitlas and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine

Publications

Harwani, S. C., Ratcliff, J., Sutterwala, F. S., Ballas, Z. K., Meyerholz, D. K., Chapleau, M. W. & Abboud, F. M. (2016). Nicotine Mediates CD161a+ Renal Macrophage Infiltration and Premature Hypertension in the Spontaneously Hypertensive Rat. Circulation research, 119(10), 1101-1115. PMID: 27660287.

Singh, M., Chapleau, M. W., Harwani, S. C. & Abboud, F. M. (2014). The Immune System and Hypertension. J of Immunology. DOI: DOI 10.1007/s12026-014-8548-6.

Singh, M. V., Chapleau, M. W., Harwani, S. C. & Abboud, F. M. (2014). The immune system and hypertension. Immunologic research, 59(1-3), 243-53. PMID: 24847766.

Abboud, F. M., Harwani, S. C. & Chapleau, M. W. (2012). Autonomic neural regulation of the immune system: implications for hypertension and cardiovascular disease. Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979), 59(4), 755-62. PMID: 22331383.

Abboud, F. M., Harwani, S. C. & Chapleau, M. W. (2012). Autonomic neural regulation of the immune system: implications for hypertension and cardiovascular disease. Hypertension, 59(4), 755-62. PMID: 22331383.

Harwani, S. C., Chapleau, M. W., Legge, K. L., Ballas, Z. K. & Abboud, F. M. (2012). Neurohormonal modulation of the innate immune system is proinflammatory in the prehypertensive spontaneously hypertensive rat, a genetic model of essential hypertension. Circulation research, 111(9), 1190-7. PMID: 22904093.

Grebner, M., Wilbur, J. (2012). Family Practice Examination & Board Review. In S. Harwani (Eds.) Cardiology. (3) McGraw-Hill.

Harwani, S. C., Chapleau, M. W. & Abboud, F. M. (2011). Abnormal autonomic regulation of the immune system in genetic hypertension. Experimental Biology.

Harwani, S. C., Chapleau, M. W. & Abboud, F. M. (2011). The Neuro-ImmunoAxis in Hypertension. Hypertension.

Harwani, S. (2010). Kaplan Medical Master the Boards: Internal Medicine. Simone & Schuster.

Harwani, S. C., Lurain, N. S., Zariffard, M. R. & Spear, G. T. (2007). Differential inhibition of human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) by toll-like receptor ligands mediated by interferon-beta in human foreskin fibroblasts and cervical tissue. Virology journal, 4, 133. PMID: 18053251.

Zariffard, M. R., Harwani, S., Novak, R. M., Graham, P. J., Ji, X. & Spear, G. T. (2004). Trichomonas vaginalis infection activates cells through toll-like receptor 4. Clinical immunology (Orlando, Fla.), 111(1), 103-7. PMID: 15093558.

Harwani, S. C., Zarrifard, R., Saifuddin, M. & Spear, G. T. (2003). HIV-1 Inducing Factor Up-regulates HIV-1 Expression in Monocytic/Macrophage and T-cells. Keystone Symposium.

Harwani, S. C., Saifuddin, M. & Spear, G. T. (2002). Role of Cellular Heparan Sulphate in HIV-1 Binding to HeLa Cells. (Vols. 91). pp. 283. Rush Research Forum.

Harwani, S. C., McCarthy, R. J., Kroin, J. S. & Ivankovich, A. D. (1999). L-Type Calcium Channel Blockers Reduce Morphine Anti nociception when Intrathecally Co-infused in Rats. (Vols. 88). pp. 275. Rush Research Forum.