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

Tong, J, and D'Alessio, D. "Give the receptor a brake: slowing gastric emptying by GLP-1." Diabetes 63, no. 2 (February 2014): 407-409.

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24464721
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Chambers, AP, Smith, EP, Begg, DP, Grayson, BE, Sisley, S, Greer, T, Sorrell, J, Lemmen, L, LaSance, K, Woods, SC, Seeley, RJ, D'Alessio, DA, and Sandoval, DA. "Regulation of gastric emptying rate and its role in nutrient-induced GLP-1 secretion in rats after vertical sleeve gastrectomy." American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism 306, no. 4 (February 2014): E424-E432.

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24368666
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Habegger, KM, Heppner, KM, Amburgy, SE, Ottaway, N, Holland, J, Raver, C, Bartley, E, Müller, TD, Pfluger, PT, Berger, J, Toure, M, Benoit, SC, Dimarchi, RD, Perez-Tilve, D, D'Alessio, DA, Seeley, RJ, and Tschöp, MH. "GLP-1R responsiveness predicts individual gastric bypass efficacy on glucose tolerance in rats." Diabetes 63, no. 2 (February 2014): 505-513.

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24186863
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Gutierrez-Aguilar, R, Kim, D-H, Casimir, M, Dai, X-Q, Pfluger, PT, Park, J, Haller, A, Donelan, E, Park, J, D'Alessio, D, Woods, SC, MacDonald, PE, and Seeley, RJ. "The role of the transcription factor ETV5 in insulin exocytosis." Diabetologia 57, no. 2 (February 2014): 383-391.

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24190582
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Salehi, M, Gastaldelli, A, and D'Alessio, DA. "Evidence from a single individual that increased plasma GLP-1 and GLP-1-stimulated insulin secretion after gastric bypass are independent of foregut exclusion." Diabetologia 57, no. 7 (January 1, 2014): 1495-1499.

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Salehi, M, and D'Alessio, DA. "Effects of glucagon like peptide-1 to mediate glycemic effects of weight loss surgery." Reviews in Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders 15, no. 3 (January 1, 2014): 171-179. (Review)

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Kirk, S, Brehm, B, Saelens, BE, Woo, JG, Kissel, E, D'Alessio, D, Bolling, C, and Daniels, SR. Role of carbohydrate modification in weight management among obese children: A randomized clinical trial. January 1, 2014.

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An, Z, Prigeon, RL, and D'Alessio, DA. "Improved glycemic control enhances the incretin effect in patients with type 2 diabetes." The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 98, no. 12 (December 2013): 4702-4708.

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24092826
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Salehi, M, and D'Alessio, DA. "Going with the flow: adaptation of β-cell function to glucose fluxes after bariatric surgery." Diabetes 62, no. 11 (November 2013): 3671-3673.

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24158997
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Clemmensen, C, Smajilovic, S, Smith, EP, Woods, SC, Bräuner-Osborne, H, Seeley, RJ, D'Alessio, DA, and Ryan, KK. "Oral L-arginine stimulates GLP-1 secretion to improve glucose tolerance in male mice." Endocrinology 154, no. 11 (November 2013): 3978-3983.

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23959939
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