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

Dzau, VJ, and Molkentin, JD. "Helmut Drexler, MD 1951-2009 In Memoriam." CIRCULATION 120, no. 23 (December 8, 2009): 2402-2403.

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Frenkel, D, Pachori, AS, Zhang, L, Dembinsky-Vaknin, A, Farfara, D, Petrovic-Stojkovic, S, Dzau, VJ, and Weiner, HL. "Nasal vaccination with troponin reduces troponin specific T-cell responses and improves heart function in myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury." Int Immunol 21, no. 7 (July 2009): 817-829.

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19515797
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Gnecchi, M, He, H, Melo, LG, Noiseaux, N, Morello, F, de Boer, RA, Zhang, L, Pratt, RE, Dzau, VJ, and Ingwall, JS. "Early beneficial effects of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells overexpressing Akt on cardiac metabolism after myocardial infarction." Stem Cells 27, no. 4 (April 2009): 971-979.

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19353525
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Zhang, Z, Deb, A, Zhang, Z, Pachori, A, He, W, Guo, J, Pratt, R, and Dzau, VJ. "Secreted frizzled related protein 2 protects cells from apoptosis by blocking the effect of canonical Wnt3a." J Mol Cell Cardiol 46, no. 3 (March 2009): 370-377.

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19109969
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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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18303355
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