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

Rosario, W, and D'Alessio, D. "An Innate Disposition for a Healthier Gut: GLP-1R Signaling in Intestinal Epithelial Lymphocytes." Diabetes 64, no. 7 (July 2015): 2329-2331.

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26106193
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Koska, J, Sands, M, Burciu, C, D'Souza, KM, Raravikar, K, Liu, J, Truran, S, Franco, DA, Schwartz, EA, Schwenke, DC, D'Alessio, D, Migrino, RQ, and Reaven, PD. "Exenatide Protects Against Glucose- and Lipid-Induced Endothelial Dysfunction: Evidence for Direct Vasodilation Effect of GLP-1 Receptor Agonists in Humans." Diabetes 64, no. 7 (July 2015): 2624-2635.

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25720388
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Aulinger, BA, Vahl, TP, Wilson-Pérez, HE, Prigeon, RL, and D'Alessio, DA. "β-Cell Sensitivity to GLP-1 in Healthy Humans Is Variable and Proportional to Insulin Sensitivity." The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 100, no. 6 (June 2015): 2489-2496.

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25825945
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Müller, TD, Nogueiras, R, Andermann, ML, Andrews, ZB, Anker, SD, Argente, J, Batterham, RL, Benoit, SC, Bowers, CY, Broglio, F, Casanueva, FF, D'Alessio, D, Depoortere, I, Geliebter, A, Ghigo, E, Cole, PA, Cowley, M, Cummings, DE, Dagher, A, Diano, S, Dickson, SL, Diéguez, C, Granata, R, Grill, HJ, Grove, K, Habegger, KM, Heppner, K, Heiman, ML, Holsen, L, Holst, B, Inui, A, Jansson, JO, Kirchner, H, Korbonits, M, Laferrère, B, LeRoux, CW, Lopez, M, Morin, S, Nakazato, M, and Nass, R et al. "Ghrelin." Molecular metabolism 4, no. 6 (June 2015): 437-460. (Review)

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26042199
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Ottaway, N, Mahbod, P, Rivero, B, Norman, LA, Gertler, A, D'Alessio, DA, and Perez-Tilve, D. "Diet-induced obese mice retain endogenous leptin action." Cell metabolism 21, no. 6 (June 2015): 877-882.

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25980347
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Sandoval, DA, and D'Alessio, DA. "Physiology of proglucagon peptides: role of glucagon and GLP-1 in health and disease." Physiological reviews 95, no. 2 (April 2015): 513-548. (Review)

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25834231
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Elder, DA, Hornung, LN, Herbers, PM, Prigeon, R, Woo, JG, and D'Alessio, DA. "Rapid deterioration of insulin secretion in obese adolescents preceding the onset of type 2 diabetes." The Journal of pediatrics 166, no. 3 (March 2015): 672-678.

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25557969
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Tong, J, and D'Alessio, D. "Ghrelin and hypothalamic development: too little and too much of a good thing." The Journal of clinical investigation 125, no. 2 (February 2015): 490-492.

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25607837
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D'Alessio, D, Häring, H-U, Charbonnel, B, de Pablos-Velasco, P, Candelas, C, Dain, M-P, Vincent, M, Pilorget, V, Yki-Järvinen, H, and EAGLE Investigators, . "Comparison of insulin glargine and liraglutide added to oral agents in patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes." Diabetes, obesity & metabolism 17, no. 2 (February 2015): 170-178.

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25359159
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Elder, DA, Hornung, LN, Herbers, PM, Prigeon, R, Woo, JG, and D'Alessio, DA. "Rapid deterioration of insulin secretion in obese adolescents preceding the onset of type 2 diabetes." Journal of Pediatrics 166, no. 3 (January 1, 2015): 672-678.

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