Jenny Tong, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Member of Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Campus mail 300 N Duke Street, Bay 49-105, Durham, NC 27701
Email address jenny.tong@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Senior Research Fellow, Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition, University of Washington, 2002 - 2007
  • Rsearch Fellow and Scholar, University of Washington, 2002 - 2004
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1998 - 2001
  • M.P.H., University of Washington, 2004
  • M.D., Guangzhou Medical College (China), 1992

Publications

Qu, Taoran, Wenfei Han, Jingjing Niu, Jenny Tong, and Ivan E. de Araujo. “On the roles of the Duodenum and the Vagus nerve in learned nutrient preferences..” Appetite 139 (August 1, 2019): 145–51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2019.04.014.

PMID
31029689
Full Text

Gray, Sarah M., Jingjing Niu, Amanda Zhang, Berit Svendsen, Jonathan E. Campbell, David A. D’Alessio, and Jenny Tong. “Intra-Islet Ghrelin Signaling does not Regulate Insulin Secretion from Adult Mice..” Diabetes, June 14, 2019. https://doi.org/10.2337/db19-0079.

PMID
31201280
Full Text

Douros, Jonathan D., Jingjing Niu, Sophia Sdao, Trillian Gregg, Kelsey Fisher-Wellman, Manish Bharadwaj, Anthony Molina, et al. “Sleeve gastrectomy rapidly enhances islet function independently of body weight..” Jci Insight 4, no. 6 (March 21, 2019). https://doi.org/10.1172/jci.insight.126688.

PMID
30777938
Full Text

Dominguez Gutierrez, Giselle, Jinrang Kim, Ann-Hwee Lee, Jenny Tong, JingJing Niu, Sarah M. Gray, Yi Wei, et al. “Gene Signature of the Human Pancreatic ε Cell..” Endocrinology 159, no. 12 (December 1, 2018): 4023–32. https://doi.org/10.1210/en.2018-00833.

PMID
30380031
Full Text

Rhea, Elizabeth M., Therese S. Salameh, Sarah Gray, Jingjing Niu, William A. Banks, and Jenny Tong. “Ghrelin transport across the blood-brain barrier can occur independently of the growth hormone secretagogue receptor..” Mol Metab 18 (December 2018): 88–96. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molmet.2018.09.007.

PMID
30293893
Full Text

Page, Laura C., Amalia Gastaldelli, Sarah M. Gray, David A. D’Alessio, and Jenny Tong. “Interaction of GLP-1 and Ghrelin on Glucose Tolerance in Healthy Humans..” Diabetes 67, no. 10 (October 2018): 1976–85. https://doi.org/10.2337/db18-0451.

PMID
30065032
Full Text

Douros, Jonathan D., Alfor G. Lewis, Eric P. Smith, JingJing Niu, Megan Capozzi, April Wittmann, Jonathan Campbell, et al. “Enhanced Glucose Control Following Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy Does Not Require a β-Cell Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Receptor..” Diabetes 67, no. 8 (August 2018): 1504–11. https://doi.org/10.2337/db18-0081.

PMID
29759973
Full Text

ORTEGA, C. A. M. I. L. A. B., H. U. I. -. J. I. E. LEE, D. A. N. A. PORTENIER, A. L. F. R. E. D. O. D. GUERRON, and J. E. N. N. Y. TONG. “Preoperative Hemoglobin A1c Predicts Postoperative Weight Loss following Bariatric Surgery in Patients with Diabetes.” In Diabetes, 67:2045-P. American Diabetes Association, 2018. https://doi.org/10.2337/db18-2045-p.

Full Text

Mahbod, Parinaz, Eric P. Smith, Maureen E. Fitzgerald, Rachel L. Morano, Benjamin A. Packard, Sriparna Ghosal, Jessie R. Scheimann, Diego Perez-Tilve, James P. Herman, and Jenny Tong. “Desacyl Ghrelin Decreases Anxiety-like Behavior in Male Mice..” Endocrinology 159, no. 1 (January 1, 2018): 388–99. https://doi.org/10.1210/en.2017-00540.

PMID
29155981
Full Text

Pages