Andrew Joseph Muir, MD

Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology in the Department of Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail 03137B Hosp South, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-2052
Email address
  • Hepatitis C 
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Clinical Trials
  • Healthcare disparities in liver disease 
  • Outcomes Research
In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Gastroenterology, Medicine, Duke University, 1998 - 2000
  • Chief Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1997 - 1998
  • Fellow in Gastroenterology, Medicine, Duke University, 1996 - 1997
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1993 - 1996
  • M.D., Duke University, 1993


Muir, AJ, Charlton, MR, Pang, PS, Stamm, LM, Brainard, DM, McHutchison, JG, Afdhal, NH, and Watkins, PB. "Detecting Drug-Induced Liver Injury in Patients with Decompensated Chronic Hepatitis C: A Review of the SOLAR-1 and SOLAR-2 Studies." October 2015.


Reau, N, Muir, AJ, Pockros, P, Reddy, KR, Pedrosa, M, Larsen, L, Enejosa, J, and Howell, C. "High SVR Rates Among US Patients Regardless of Race or Ethnicity in HCV GT1 Patients Receiving the Label-Recommended Regimen of Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/r plus Dasabuvir +/- Ribavirin: Integrated Safety and Efficacy Analysis." October 2015.


Harrison, SA, Goodman, ZD, Ratziu, V, Loomba, R, Diehl, AM, Lawitz, E, Hinrichsen, H, Bambha, K, Abdelmalek, MF, Myers, RP, Schall, REA, Subramanian, M, McHutchison, JG, Afdhal, NH, and Muir, AJ. "Serum lysyl oxidase-like-2 (sLOXL2) levels correlate with fibrosis stage in patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)." October 2015.


Ratziu, V, Sanyal, AJ, Loomba, R, Caldwell, SH, Ghalib, RH, Torres, DM, McCullough, AJ, Muir, AJ, Myers, RP, Schall, REA, Subramanian, M, McHutchison, JG, Bosch, J, Harrison, SA, and Abdelmalek, MF. "Characterization of insulin resistance in patients with advanced fibrosis due to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)." October 2015.


Manns, MP, Eksteen, B, Shiffman, ML, Levy, C, Kowdley, KV, Montano-Loza, AJ, Janssen, HL, Myers, RP, Ding, D, Subramanian, M, McHutchison, JG, Charlton, MR, Bowlus, CL, Muir, AJ, and Chapman, RW. "Association between elevated serum IgG4 (sIgG4) concentrations and the phenotype of patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC)." October 2015.


Mayo, MJ, Wigg, AJ, Thompson, AJ, Roberts, SK, Arnold, H, Hassanein, TI, Leggett, BA, Bate, JP, Weltman, M, Carey, EJ, McCaughan, G, Bollipo, SJ, Gordon, SC, Angus, PW, Riordan, S, Shiffman, ML, Young, E, Ling, L, Luo, J, Elliott, M, Rossi, S, DePaoli, AM, and Muir, AJ. "Impact of NGM282 on the Incidence and Severity of Pruritus in Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Patients and Correlations with Liver Chemistries and Serum Bile Acids." October 2015.


Charlton, M, Everson, GT, Flamm, SL, Kumar, P, Landis, C, Brown, RS, Fried, MW, Terrault, NA, O'Leary, JG, Vargas, HE, Kuo, A, Schiff, E, Sulkowski, MS, Gilroy, R, Watt, KD, Brown, K, Kwo, P, Pungpapong, S, Korenblat, KM, Muir, AJ, Teperman, L, Fontana, RJ, Denning, J, Arterburn, S, Dvory-Sobol, H, Brandt-Sarif, T, Pang, PS, McHutchison, JG, Reddy, KR, Afdhal, N, and SOLAR-1 Investigators, . "Ledipasvir and Sofosbuvir Plus Ribavirin for Treatment of HCV Infection in Patients With Advanced Liver Disease." Gastroenterology 149, no. 3 (September 2015): 649-659.

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Shuldiner, SR, Gong, L, Muir, AJ, Altman, RB, and Klein, TE. "PharmGKB summary: peginterferon-α pathway." Pharmacogenetics and genomics 25, no. 9 (September 2015): 465-474.

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Ahmad, T, Yin, P, Saffitz, J, Pockros, PJ, Lalezari, J, Shiffman, M, Freilich, B, Zamparo, J, Brown, K, Dimitrova, D, Kumar, M, Manion, D, Heath-Chiozzi, M, Wolf, R, Hughes, E, Muir, AJ, and Hernandez, AF. "Cardiac dysfunction associated with a nucleotide polymerase inhibitor for treatment of hepatitis C." Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) 62, no. 2 (August 2015): 409-416.

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Muir, AJ. "Understanding the Complexities of Cirrhosis." Clinical therapeutics 37, no. 8 (August 2015): 1822-1836. (Review)

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