David A D'Alessio, MD

Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Member of Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Campus mail 300 North Duke Street, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 684-4005
Email address david.d'alessio@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Research Fellowship, Metabolism, Endocrinology And Nutrition, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1987 - 1990
  • Resident, Temple University School of Medicine, 1983 - 1986
  • M.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1983

Publications

D'Alessio, DA, Vogel, R, Prigeon, R, Laschansky, E, Koerker, D, Eng, J, and Ensinck, JW. "Elimination of the action of glucagon-like peptide 1 causes an impairment of glucose tolerance after nutrient ingestion by healthy baboons." The Journal of clinical investigation 97, no. 1 (January 1996): 133-138.

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8550824
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D'Alessio, DA, Prigeon, RL, and Ensinck, JW. "Enteral enhancement of glucose disposition by both insulin-dependent and insulin-independent processes. A physiological role of glucagon-like peptide I." Diabetes 44, no. 12 (December 1995): 1433-1437.

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7589851
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D'Alessio, DA, Verchere, CB, Kahn, SE, Hoagland, V, Baskin, DG, Palmiter, RD, and Ensinck, JW. "Pancreatic expression and secretion of human islet amyloid polypeptide in a transgenic mouse." Diabetes 43, no. 12 (December 1994): 1457-1461.

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7958499
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Verchere, CB, D'Alessio, DA, Palmiter, RD, and Kahn, SE. "Transgenic mice overproducing islet amyloid polypeptide have increased insulin storage and secretion in vitro." Diabetologia 37, no. 7 (July 1994): 725-728.

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7958546
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D'Alessio, DA, Kahn, SE, Leusner, CR, and Ensinck, JW. "Glucagon-like peptide 1 enhances glucose tolerance both by stimulation of insulin release and by increasing insulin-independent glucose disposal." The Journal of clinical investigation 93, no. 5 (May 1994): 2263-2266.

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8182159
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Baskin, DG, Schwartz, MW, Sipols, AJ, D'Alessio, DA, Goldstein, BJ, and White, MF. "Insulin receptor substrate-1 (IRS-1) expression in rat brain." Endocrinology 134, no. 4 (April 1994): 1952-1955.

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7511094
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Kahn, SE, Verchere, CB, D'Alessio, DA, Cook, DL, and Fujimoto, WY. "Evidence for selective release of rodent islet amyloid polypeptide through the constitutive secretory pathway." Diabetologia 36, no. 6 (June 1993): 570-573.

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8335181
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Boswell, T, Richardson, RD, Schwartz, MW, D'Alessio, DA, Woods, SC, Sipols, AJ, Baskin, DG, and Kenagy, GJ. "NPY and galanin in a hibernator: hypothalamic gene expression and effects on feeding." Brain research bulletin 32, no. 4 (January 1993): 379-384.

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7693306
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"Human Studies." Digestion 54, no. 6 (1993): 374-388.

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Ensinck, JW, and D'Alessio, DA. "The enteroinsular axis revisited. A novel role for an incretin." The New England journal of medicine 326, no. 20 (May 1992): 1352-1353.

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1565148
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