Bleeding and clotting disorders, and Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia.
Dr. Raj Kasthuri is a clinician, researcher and clinical educator. Dr. Kasthuri’s clinical and research interests are in disorders of thrombosis and hemostasis, and Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia. (HHT). Dr. Kasthuri is Associate Director for Clinical Research for the BRC. He is also Director of the UNC HHT Center of Excellence. He participates in and/or leads a number of clinical research studies evaluating the natural history of HHT and the evaluation of efficacy of novel therapies for the treatment of HHT. His laboratory interests include the mechanism(s) of coagulation activation in HHT, gene therapy for HHT, and he collaborates with other BRC investigators on research on mechanisms of thrombosis in cancer.