Victor J. Dzau, MD

Professor of Medicine
James B. Duke Professor of Medicine
Professor of Pathology
Campus mail Victor J. Dzau Laboratory GSRBII # Room 4015, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-5448
Email address victor.dzau@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1979 - 1980
  • Chief Resident Physician, Children's Hospital Boston, 1978 - 1979
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1976 - 1978
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Physiology, Harvard University, 1976 - 1978
  • Senior Assistant Resident, Children's Hospital Boston, 1975 - 1976
  • Clincal Fellow, Medicine, Harvard University, 1974 - 1976
  • Assistant Resident, Children's Hospital Boston, 1974 - 1975
  • Resident in Pathology, Pathology, Children's Hospital Boston, 1973 - 1974
  • Intern in Medicine, Medicine, Cornell University, 1972 - 1973
  • M.D., McGill University (Canada), 1972

Publications

Matsushita, K, Wu, Y, Pratt, RE, and Dzau, VJ. "Blockade of angiotensin II type 2 receptor by PD123319 inhibits osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells via inhibition of extracellular signal-regulated kinase signaling." Journal of the American Society of Hypertension : JASH 9, no. 7 (July 2015): 517-525.

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Dzau, VJ, and Cicerone, RJ. "Responsible Use of Human Gene-Editing Technologies." Human gene therapy 26, no. 7 (July 2015): 411-412.

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26176431
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Ince, S. "Victor Dzau: Cardiovascular Physician Scientist Takes Helm at IOM." Circulation Research 117, no. 1 (June 19, 2015): 13-16.

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Manolio, TA, Abramowicz, M, Al-Mulla, F, Anderson, W, Balling, R, Berger, AC, Bleyl, S, Chakravarti, A, Chantratita, W, Chisholm, RL, Dissanayake, VHW, Dunn, M, Dzau, VJ, Han, B-G, Hubbard, T, Kolbe, A, Korf, B, Kubo, M, Lasko, P, Leego, E, Mahasirimongkol, S, Majumdar, PP, Matthijs, G, McLeod, HL, Metspalu, A, Meulien, P, Miyano, S, Naparstek, Y, O'Rourke, PP, Patrinos, GP, Rehm, HL, Relling, MV, Rennert, G, Rodriguez, LL, Roden, DM, Shuldiner, AR, Sinha, S, Tan, P, Ulfendahl, M, and Ward, R et al. "Global implementation of genomic medicine: We are not alone." Science translational medicine 7, no. 290 (June 2015): 290ps13-. (Review)

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"Department of Error." The Lancet 385, no. 9987 (June 2015): 2576-2576.

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Dzau, VJ, Ginsburg, GS, Van Nuys, K, Agus, D, and Goldman, D. "Aligning incentives to fulfil the promise of personalised medicine." Lancet (London, England) 385, no. 9982 (May 6, 2015): 2118-2119.

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Yang, Y, Gomez, JA, Herrera, M, Perez-Marco, R, Repenning, P, Zhang, Z, Payne, A, Pratt, RE, Koller, B, Beierwaltes, WH, Coffman, T, Mirotsou, M, and Dzau, VJ. "Salt restriction leads to activation of adult renal mesenchymal stromal cell-like cells via prostaglandin E2 and E-prostanoid receptor 4." Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979) 65, no. 5 (May 2015): 1047-1054.

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Hodgkinson, CP, Kang, MH, Dal-Pra, S, Mirotsou, M, and Dzau, VJ. "MicroRNAs and Cardiac Regeneration." Circulation research 116, no. 10 (May 2015): 1700-1711. (Review)

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Unger, T, Steckelings, UM, and Dzau, VJ. "The Angiotensin AT<inf>2</inf> Receptor: From Enigma to Therapeutic Target." (April 22, 2015): 1-9. (Chapter)

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Unger, T, Steckelings, UM, and Dzau, VJ. "The Protective Arm of the Renin Angiotensin System (RAS): Functional Aspects and Therapeutic Implications." The Protective Arm of the Renin Angiotensin System (RAS): Functional Aspects and Therapeutic Implications (April 22, 2015): 1-297.

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