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Jeffrey Michael Karp, PhD
Bioengineer, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Medicine
Renal
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Research Location: 65 Lansdowne Street

Phone: (617) 817-9174
Research Email: jmkarp@partners.org

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Education:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (with Bob Langer), 2004-2007, Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Toronto, 2004, Ph.D.
McGill University , 1999, B.Eng.

Honors/Awards:
2011 Society For Biomaterials Young Investigator Award
2009 Gecko Adhesive Technology selected by Popular Mechanics Top 10 Next Medical Breakthrough
2008 TR35 – Recognized as one of the world’s top innovators under age 35, Technology Review-MIT
2010 Coulter Foundation Translational Young Investigator Award
2013 Elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering's College of Fellows
2011 Champion in Healthcare, “Innovator” by Boston Business Journal
2010 HST McMahon Mentoring award– top mentor among all faculty who mentor Harvard/MIT students

Publications (Pulled from Harvard Catalyst Profiles):

1. Schweizer MT, Wang H, Bivalacqua TJ, Partin AW, Lim SJ, Chapman C, Abdallah R, Levy O, Bhowmick NA, Karp JM, De Marzo A, Isaacs JT, Brennen WN, Denmeade SR. A Phase I Study to Assess the Safety and Cancer-Homing Ability of Allogeneic Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Men with Localized Prostate Cancer. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2019 Feb 08.

2. Fries CA, Lawson SD, Wang LC, Slaughter KV, Vemula PK, Dhayani A, Joshi N, Karp JM, Rickard RF, Gorantla VS, Davis MR. Graft-implanted, enzyme responsive, tacrolimus-eluting hydrogel enables long-term survival of orthotopic porcine limb vascularized composite allografts: A proof of concept study. PLoS One. 2019; 14(1):e0210914.

3. Lam C, Meinert E, Alturkistani A, Carter AR, Karp J, Yang A, Brindley D, Cui Z. Decision Support Tools for Regenerative Medicine: Systematic Review. J Med Internet Res. 2018 Dec 19; 20(12):e12448.

4. Ng KS, Smith JA, McAteer MP, Mead BE, Ware J, Jackson FO, Carter A, Ferreira L, Bure K, Rowley JA, Reeve B, Brindley DA, Karp JM. Bioprocess decision support tool for scalable manufacture of extracellular vesicles. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2019 Feb; 116(2):307-319.

5. Lee Y, Deelman TE, Chen K, Lin DSY, Tavakkoli A, Karp JM. Therapeutic luminal coating of the intestine. Nat Mater. 2018 Sep; 17(9):834-842.

6. Mead BE, Ordovas-Montanes J, Braun AP, Levy LE, Bhargava P, Szucs MJ, Ammendolia DA, MacMullan MA, Yin X, Hughes TK, Wadsworth MH, Ahmad R, Rakoff-Nahoum S, Carr SA, Langer R, Collins JJ, Shalek AK, Karp JM. Harnessing single-cell genomics to improve the physiological fidelity of organoid-derived cell types. BMC Biol. 2018 06 05; 16(1):62.

7. Joshi N, Yan J, Levy S, Bhagchandani S, Slaughter KV, Sherman NE, Amirault J, Wang Y, Riegel L, He X, Rui TS, Valic M, Vemula PK, Miranda OR, Levy O, Gravallese EM, Aliprantis AO, Ermann J, Karp JM. Author Correction: Towards an arthritis flare-responsive drug delivery system. Nat Commun. 2018 05 11; 9(1):1954.

8. Rosenblum D, Joshi N, Tao W, Karp JM, Peer D. Progress and challenges towards targeted delivery of cancer therapeutics. Nat Commun. 2018 04 12; 9(1):1410.

9. Joshi N, Yan J, Levy S, Bhagchandani S, Slaughter KV, Sherman NE, Amirault J, Wang Y, Riegel L, He X, Rui TS, Valic M, Vemula PK, Miranda OR, Levy O, Gravallese EM, Aliprantis AO, Ermann J, Karp JM. Towards an arthritis flare-responsive drug delivery system. Nat Commun. 2018 04 03; 9(1):1275.

10. Mitsouras D, Tao M, de Vries MR, Trocha K, Miranda OR, Vemula PK, Ding K, Imanzadeh A, Schoen FJ, Karp JM, Ozaki CK, Rybicki FJ. Early animal model evaluation of an implantable contrast agent to enhance magnetic resonance imaging of arterial bypass vein grafts. Acta Radiol. 2018 Sep; 59(9):1074-1081.