Thuy Le, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Affiliate, Duke Global Health Institute
Campus mail 315 Trent Drive, Room #257, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-5053
Email address thuy.le@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fogarty International Clinical Research Fellowship, National Institutes of Health, 2009 - 2011
  • Infectious Disease Fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine, 2006 - 2009
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Tufts University School of Medicine, 2002 - 2005
  • D.Phil., University of Oxford (United Kingdom), 2016
  • M.D., University of Arizona, College of Medicine, 2002

Publications

Wei, Wudi, Chuanyi Ning, Jiegang Huang, Gang Wang, Jingzhen Lai, Jing Han, Jinhao He, et al. “Talaromyces marneffei promotes M2-like polarization of human macrophages by downregulating SOCS3 expression and activating the TLR9 pathway.” Virulence 12, no. 1 (December 2021): 1997–2012. https://doi.org/10.1080/21505594.2021.1958470.

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Thompson, George R., Thuy Le, Ariya Chindamporn, Carol A. Kauffman, Ana Alastruey-Izquierdo, Neil M. Ampel, David R. Andes, et al. “Global guideline for the diagnosis and management of the endemic mycoses: an initiative of the European Confederation of Medical Mycology in cooperation with the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology.” The Lancet. Infectious Diseases 21, no. 12 (December 2021): e364–74. https://doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(21)00191-2.

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Narayanasamy, Shanti, Vu Quoc Dat, Nguyen Tat Thanh, Vo Trieu Ly, Jasper Fuk-Woo Chan, Kwok-Yung Yuen, Chuanyi Ning, et al. “A global call for talaromycosis to be recognised as a neglected tropical disease.” Lancet Glob Health 9, no. 11 (November 2021): e1618–22. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(21)00350-8.

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Stott, Katharine E., Thuy Le, Thu Nguyen, Sarah Whalley, Jennifer Unsworth, Vo Trieu Ly, Ruwanthi Kolamunnage-Dona, and William Hope. “Population Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Itraconazole for Disseminated Infection Caused by Talaromyces marneffei.” Antimicrob Agents Chemother 65, no. 11 (October 18, 2021): e0063621. https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.00636-21.

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34370587
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Narayanasamy, Shanti, John Dougherty, H Rogier van Doorn, and Thuy Le. “Pulmonary Talaromycosis: A Window into the Immunopathogenesis of an Endemic Mycosis.” Mycopathologia 186, no. 5 (October 2021): 707–15. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11046-021-00570-0.

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Thu, Nguyen T. M., Jasper F. W. Chan, Vo Trieu Ly, Hoa T. Ngo, Ha T. A. Hien, Nguyen P. H. Lan, Nguyen V. V. Chau, et al. “Superiority of a Novel Mp1p Antigen Detection Enzyme Immunoassay Compared to Standard BACTEC Blood Culture in the Diagnosis of Talaromycosis.” Clin Infect Dis 73, no. 2 (July 15, 2021): e330–36. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa826.

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Buchanan, James, James Altunkaya, Nguyen Van Kinh, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, Vo Trieu Ly, Pham Thi Thanh Thuy, Vu Hai Vinh, et al. “Cost-Effectiveness of Amphotericin B Deoxycholate Versus Itraconazole for Induction Therapy of Talaromycosis in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Adults in Vietnam.” Open Forum Infect Dis 8, no. 7 (July 2021): ofab357. https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofab357.

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Axfors, Cathrine, Andreas M. Schmitt, Perrine Janiaud, Janneke Van’t Hooft, Sherief Abd-Elsalam, Ehab F. Abdo, Benjamin S. Abella, et al. “Author Correction: Mortality outcomes with hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine in COVID-19 from an international collaborative meta-analysis of randomized trials.” Nat Commun 12, no. 1 (May 14, 2021): 3001. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-23559-1.

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Axfors, Cathrine, Andreas M. Schmitt, Perrine Janiaud, Janneke Van’t Hooft, Sherief Abd-Elsalam, Ehab F. Abdo, Benjamin S. Abella, et al. “Mortality outcomes with hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine in COVID-19 from an international collaborative meta-analysis of randomized trials.” Nat Commun 12, no. 1 (April 15, 2021): 2349. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-22446-z.

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