James Abbruzzese, MD

Professor of Medicine
D. C. I. Professor of Medical Oncology
Chief, Division of Medical Oncology
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail 440 Mudd Building, Box 3406, Durham, NC 27710
Email address james.abbruzzese@duke.edu

My research interests include the clinical study and treatment of pancreatic cancer.

In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Resident, Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1979 - 1981
  • Intern, Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1978 - 1979
  • M.D., University of Chicago, 1978

Publications

Koay, Eugene J., Mark J. Truty, Vittorio Cristini, Ryan M. Thomas, Rong Chen, Deyali Chatterjee, Ya’an Kang, et al. “Transport properties of pancreatic cancer describe gemcitabine delivery and response..” J Clin Invest 124, no. 4 (April 2014): 1525–36. https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI73455.

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24614108
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Shroff, Stuti, Asif Rashid, Hua Wang, Matthew H. Katz, James L. Abbruzzese, Jason B. Fleming, and Huamin Wang. “SOX9: a useful marker for pancreatic ductal lineage of pancreatic neoplasms..” Hum Pathol 45, no. 3 (March 2014): 456–63. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2013.10.008.

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24418153
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Wang, Hua, Yue Chen, Ping Lin, Lei Li, Guisheng Zhou, Guangchao Liu, Craig Logsdon, et al. “The CUL7/F-box and WD repeat domain containing 8 (CUL7/Fbxw8) ubiquitin ligase promotes degradation of hematopoietic progenitor kinase 1..” J Biol Chem 289, no. 7 (February 14, 2014): 4009–17. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M113.520106.

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24362026
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Estrella, Jeannelyn S., Lei Li, Asif Rashid, Hua Wang, Matthew H. Katz, Jason B. Fleming, James L. Abbruzzese, and Huamin Wang. “Solid pseudopapillary neoplasm of the pancreas: clinicopathologic and survival analyses of 64 cases from a single institution..” Am J Surg Pathol 38, no. 2 (February 2014): 147–57. https://doi.org/10.1097/PAS.0000000000000141.

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24418850
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Estrella, J., L. Li, A. Rashid, H. Wang, M. H. Katz, J. B. Fleming, and J. L. Abbruzzese. “Solid Pseudopapillary Neoplasm of the Pancreas: Clinicopathologic and Survival Analyses of 64 Cases from a Single Institution.” In Modern Pathology, 27:448A-449A, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Kaseb, A. O., L. Xiao, M. M. Hassan, Y. K. Chae, J. S. Lee, J. N. Vauthey, S. Krishnan, et al. “Development and validation of insulin-like growth factor-1 score to assess hepatic reserve in hepatocellular carcinoma..” Journal of the National Cancer Institute 106, no. 5 (January 1, 2014).

Scholars@Duke

Fisch, Michael J., James L. Abbruzzese, and Waun K. Hong. “Evaluating physician performance in oncology: moneyball becomes impactball..” J Oncol Pract 10, no. 1 (January 2014): 79–81. https://doi.org/10.1200/JOP.2013.001218.

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24443736
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Tzeng, Ching-Wei D., Hop S. Tran Cao, Jeffrey E. Lee, Peter W. T. Pisters, Gauri R. Varadhachary, Robert A. Wolff, James L. Abbruzzese, et al. “Treatment sequencing for resectable pancreatic cancer: influence of early metastases and surgical complications on multimodality therapy completion and survival..” J Gastrointest Surg 18, no. 1 (January 2014): 16–24. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-013-2412-1.

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24241967
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Tzeng, Ching-Wei D., Matthew H. G. Katz, Jason B. Fleming, Jeffrey E. Lee, Peter W. T. Pisters, Holly M. Holmes, Gauri R. Varadhachary, et al. “Morbidity and mortality after pancreaticoduodenectomy in patients with borderline resectable type C clinical classification..” J Gastrointest Surg 18, no. 1 (January 2014): 146–55. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-013-2371-6.

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24129825
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