Robert David Stevens, PhD

Assistant Professor in Medicine
Member of Sarah W. Stedman Nutrition and Metabolism Center
Campus mail 300 N. Duke Street, 47-205, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 479-2352
Email address steve018@mc.duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., University of London (UK), 1969

Publications

White, PJ, Lapworth, AL, An, J, Wang, L, McGarrah, RW, Stevens, RD, Ilkayeva, O, George, T, Muehlbauer, MJ, Bain, JR, Trimmer, JK, Brosnan, MJ, Rolph, TP, and Newgard, CB. "Branched-chain amino acid restriction in Zucker-fatty rats improves muscle insulin sensitivity by enhancing efficiency of fatty acid oxidation and acyl-glycine export." Molecular metabolism 5, no. 7 (July 2016): 538-551.

PMID
27408778
Scholars@Duke

Marcelo, KL, Ribar, T, Means, CR, Tsimelzon, A, Stevens, RD, Ilkayeva, O, Bain, JR, Hilsenbeck, SG, Newgard, CB, Means, AR, and York, B. "Research Resource: Roles for Calcium/Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase Kinase 2 (CaMKK2) in Systems Metabolism." Molecular endocrinology (Baltimore, Md.) 30, no. 5 (May 2016): 557-572.

PMID
27003444
Scholars@Duke

Davies, MN, Kjalarsdottir, L, Thompson, JW, Dubois, LG, Stevens, RD, Ilkayeva, OR, Brosnan, MJ, Rolph, TP, Grimsrud, PA, and Muoio, DM. "The Acetyl Group Buffering Action of Carnitine Acetyltransferase Offsets Macronutrient-Induced Lysine Acetylation of Mitochondrial Proteins." Cell reports 14, no. 2 (January 2016): 243-254.

PMID
26748706
Scholars@Duke

Keenan, MM, Liu, B, Tang, X, Wu, J, Cyr, D, Stevens, RD, Ilkayeva, O, Huang, Z, Tollini, LA, Murphy, SK, Lucas, J, Muoio, DM, Kim, SY, and Chi, JT. "ACLY and ACC1 Regulate Hypoxia-Induced Apoptosis by Modulating ETV4 via α-ketoglutarate." PLoS genetics 11, no. 10 (October 9, 2015): e1005599-.

PMID
26452058
Scholars@Duke

Glynn, EL, Piner, LW, Huffman, KM, Slentz, CA, Elliot-Penry, L, AbouAssi, H, White, PJ, Bain, JR, Muehlbauer, MJ, Ilkayeva, OR, Stevens, RD, Porter Starr, KN, Bales, CW, Volpi, E, Brosnan, MJ, Trimmer, JK, Rolph, TP, Newgard, CB, and Kraus, WE. "Impact of combined resistance and aerobic exercise training on branched-chain amino acid turnover, glycine metabolism and insulin sensitivity in overweight humans." Diabetologia 58, no. 10 (October 2015): 2324-2335.

PMID
26254576
Scholars@Duke

Kien, CL, Matthews, DE, Poynter, ME, Bunn, JY, Fukagawa, NK, Crain, KI, Ebenstein, DB, Tarleton, EK, Stevens, RD, Koves, TR, and Muoio, DM. "Increased palmitate intake: higher acylcarnitine concentrations without impaired progression of β-oxidation." Journal of lipid research 56, no. 9 (September 2015): 1795-1807.

PMID
26156077
Scholars@Duke

Seiler, SE, Koves, TR, Gooding, JR, Wong, KE, Stevens, RD, Ilkayeva, OR, Wittmann, AH, DeBalsi, KL, Davies, MN, Lindeboom, L, Schrauwen, P, Schrauwen-Hinderling, VB, and Muoio, DM. "Carnitine Acetyltransferase Mitigates Metabolic Inertia and Muscle Fatigue during Exercise." Cell metabolism 22, no. 1 (July 2015): 65-76.

PMID
26154055
Scholars@Duke

Wong, KE, Mikus, CR, Slentz, DH, Seiler, SE, DeBalsi, KL, Ilkayeva, OR, Crain, KI, Kinter, MT, Kien, CL, Stevens, RD, and Muoio, DM. "Muscle-Specific Overexpression of PGC-1α Does Not Augment Metabolic Improvements in Response to Exercise and Caloric Restriction." Diabetes 64, no. 5 (May 2015): 1532-1543.

PMID
25422105
Scholars@Duke

"Corrigenda." The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism 100, no. 4 (April 2015): 1709-1709.

Full Text

Palmer, ND, Stevens, RD, Antinozzi, PA, Anderson, A, Bergman, RN, Wagenknecht, LE, Newgard, CB, and Bowden, DW. "Metabolomic profile associated with insulin resistance and conversion to diabetes in the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study." The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 100, no. 3 (March 2015): E463-E468.

PMID
25423564
Scholars@Duke

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