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, Morello, F, Zhang, Z, Masuda, T, Iwanaga, S, Steffensen, KR, Gustafsson, J-Å, Pratt, RE, and Dzau, VJ. "Nuclear hormone receptor LXRα inhibits adipocyte differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells with Wnt/beta-catenin signaling." Laboratory investigation; a journal of technical methods and pathology 96, no. 2 (February 2016): 230-238.

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Hodgkinson, CP, Bareja, A, Gomez, JA, and Dzau, VJ. "Emerging Concepts in Paracrine Mechanisms in Regenerative Cardiovascular Medicine and Biology." Circulation Research 118, no. 1 (January 2016): 95-107. (Review)

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Dzau, VJ. "The National Academy of Medicine's Vision: Leadership, Innovation, and Impact for a Healthier Future." JAMA 314, no. 20 (November 5, 2015): 2127-2128.

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Dzau, VJ, and Rodin, J. "Creating a Global Health Risk Framework." The New England journal of medicine 373, no. 11 (September 2015): 991-993.

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Schmeckpeper, J, Verma, A, Yin, L, Beigi, F, Zhang, L, Payne, A, Zhang, Z, Pratt, RE, Dzau, VJ, and Mirotsou, M. "Inhibition of Wnt6 by Sfrp2 regulates adult cardiac progenitor cell differentiation by differential modulation of Wnt pathways." Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology 85 (August 2015): 215-225.

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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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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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