Link: University of Iowa
Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine

Anil Purohit, MD, PhD



Medical School: University College of the Medical Sciences, Delhi, India

Graduate School: Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Residency/Fellowship: Internal Medicine/Cardiology

Physician Scientist Training Pathway, University of Iowa


Dr. Anil Purohit


Anil Purohit, Paari Dominic Swaminathan, Madhu V Singh, Mark E Anderson. Angiotensin II mediated pro-arrhythmic remodeling and CAMKII signaling in Atrial Fibrillation. Heart Rhythm 2010 - 31st Annual Scientific Session of the Heart Rhythm Society. Denver, CO

Thiel WH, Chen B, Hund TJ, Koval OJ, Purohit A, Song L, Mohler PJ, Anderson ME. Proarrhythmic defects in Timothy syndrome require calmodulin kinase II. Circulation. 2008 vol. 118 (22) pp. 2225-34

Purohit A, Herrick-Davis K, Teitler M. Stable expression of constitutively activated mutant h5-HT6 and h5-HT7 serotonin receptors: inverse agonist activity of antipsychotic drugs. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2005; 179(2): 461-469.

Purohit A, Herrick-Davis K, Teitler M. Creation, expression, and characterization of a constitutively active mutant of the human serotonin 5-HT6 receptor. Synapse 2003; 47(3): 218-224.

Teitler M, Herrick-Davis K, Purohit A. Constitutive activity of g-protein coupled receptors: emphasis on serotonin receptors. Curr Top Med Chem 2002; 2(6): 529-538


University of Iowa
Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
Physician Scientist Training Pathway
200 CMAB
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-6707