Dennis M Abraham, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 213 Research Drive; CARL Building, Box 102154, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-5821
Email address dennis.abraham@duke.edu
In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2003 - 2005
  • Intern, Internal Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2002 - 2003
  • M.D., Thomas Jefferson University, 2002

Publications

Yu, Samuel Mon-Wei, Pierre-Yves Jean-Charles, Dennis M. Abraham, Suneet Kaur, Clarice Gareri, Lan Mao, Howard A. Rockman, and Sudha K. Shenoy. “The deubiquitinase ubiquitin-specific protease 20 is a positive modulator of myocardial β1-adrenergic receptor expression and signaling..” J Biol Chem 294, no. 7 (February 15, 2019): 2500–2518. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.RA118.004926.

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30538132
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Abraham, Dennis M., Teresa E. Lee, Lewis J. Watson, Lan Mao, Gurangad Chandok, Hong-Gang Wang, Stephan Frangakis, et al. “The two-pore domain potassium channel TREK-1 mediates cardiac fibrosis and diastolic dysfunction..” J Clin Invest 128, no. 11 (November 1, 2018): 4843–55. https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI95945.

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30153110
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Hershberger, Kathleen A., Dennis M. Abraham, Juan Liu, Jason W. Locasale, Paul A. Grimsrud, and Matthew D. Hirschey. “Ablation of Sirtuin5 in the postnatal mouse heart results in protein succinylation and normal survival in response to chronic pressure overload..” J Biol Chem 293, no. 27 (July 6, 2018): 10630–45. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.RA118.002187.

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Toth, Krisztian, Lauren M. Slosky, Thomas F. Pack, Nikhil M. Urs, Peter Boone, Lan Mao, Dennis Abraham, Marc G. Caron, and Lawrence S. Barak. “Ghrelin receptor antagonism of hyperlocomotion in cocaine-sensitized mice requires βarrestin-2..” Synapse 72, no. 1 (January 2018). https://doi.org/10.1002/syn.22012.

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Hershberger, Kathleen A., Dennis M. Abraham, Angelical S. Martin, Lan Mao, Juan Liu, Hongbo Gu, Jason W. Locasale, and Matthew D. Hirschey. “Sirtuin 5 is required for mouse survival in response to cardiac pressure overload..” J Biol Chem 292, no. 48 (December 1, 2017): 19767–81. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M117.809897.

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Jean-Charles, Pierre-Yves, Samuel Mon-Wei Yu, Dennis Abraham, Reddy Peera Kommaddi, Lan Mao, Ryan T. Strachan, Zhu-Shan Zhang, et al. “Mdm2 regulates cardiac contractility by inhibiting GRK2-mediated desensitization of β-adrenergic receptor signaling..” Jci Insight 2, no. 17 (September 7, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1172/jci.insight.95998.

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Martin, Angelical S., Dennis M. Abraham, Kathleen A. Hershberger, Dhaval P. Bhatt, Lan Mao, Huaxia Cui, Juan Liu, et al. “Nicotinamide mononucleotide requires SIRT3 to improve cardiac function and bioenergetics in a Friedreich's ataxia cardiomyopathy model..” Jci Insight 2, no. 14 (July 20, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1172/jci.insight.93885.

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Abraham, Dennis M., Robert T. Davis, Chad M. Warren, Lan Mao, Beata M. Wolska, R John Solaro, and Howard A. Rockman. “β-Arrestin mediates the Frank-Starling mechanism of cardiac contractility..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 113, no. 50 (December 13, 2016): 14426–31. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1609308113.

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27911784
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Torok, Rachel D., Dennis M. Abraham, Clarice Gareri, Lan Mao, and Howard A. Rockman. “TWIK-Related Acid-Sensitive K+ Channels Affect the Development of Aortic Root Aneurysms in Mice.” In Circulation, Vol. 134. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Abraham, Dennis, and Lan Mao. “Cardiac Pressure-Volume Loop Analysis Using Conductance Catheters in Mice..” J Vis Exp, no. 103 (September 17, 2015). https://doi.org/10.3791/52942.

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