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

Gnecchi, M, Zhang, Z, Ni, A, and Dzau, VJ. "Paracrine mechanisms in adult stem cell signaling and therapy." Circ Res 103, no. 11 (November 21, 2008): 1204-1219. (Review)

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19028920
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Liew, CC, Dzau, VJ, and Prystowsky, EN. "IntroductionIntroduction (PublishedPublished)." Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics for the Cardiologist (April 15, 2008).

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Dzau, VJ, and Liew, CC. "Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics for the Cardiologist." Cardiovascular Genetics and Genomics for the Cardiologist (April 15, 2008): 1-308.

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Liew, CC, and Dzau, VJ. "The Gene in the Twenty-First Century." (April 15, 2008): 1-15. (Chapter)

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Michener, JL, Yaggy, S, Lyn, M, Warburton, S, Champagne, M, Black, M, Cuffe, M, Califf, R, Gilliss, C, Williams, RS, and Dzau, VJ. "Improving the health of the community: Duke's experience with community engagement." Acad Med 83, no. 4 (April 2008): 408-413.

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18367904
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Williams, RS, Casey, PJ, Kamei, RK, Buckley, EG, Soo, KC, Merson, MH, Krishnan, RK, and Dzau, VJ. "A global partnership in medical education between Duke University and the National University of Singapore." Acad Med 83, no. 2 (February 2008): 122-127.

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Deb, A, Davis, BH, Guo, J, Ni, A, Huang, J, Zhang, Z, Mu, H, and Dzau, VJ. "SFRP2 regulates cardiomyogenic differentiation by inhibiting a positive transcriptional autofeedback loop of Wnt3a." Stem Cells 26, no. 1 (January 2008): 35-44.

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17916803
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Melo, LG, Pachori, AS, Kong, D, Gnecchi, M, and Dzau, VJ. "Endothelium-targeted Gene and Cell-based Therapy for Cardiovascular Disease." (November 12, 2007): 365-399. (Chapter)

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Pachori, AS, Smith, A, McDonald, P, Zhang, L, Dzau, VJ, and Melo, LG. "Heme-oxygenase-1-induced protection against hypoxia/reoxygenation is dependent on biliverdin reductase and its interaction with PI3K/Akt pathway." J Mol Cell Cardiol 43, no. 5 (November 2007): 580-592.

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17920074
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Ip, JE, Wu, Y, Huang, J, Zhang, L, Pratt, RE, and Dzau, VJ. "Mesenchymal stem cells use integrin beta1 not CXC chemokine receptor 4 for myocardial migration and engraftment." Mol Biol Cell 18, no. 8 (August 2007): 2873-2882.

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17507648
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