David A D'Alessio, MD

Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Member of Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Campus mail 300 North Duke Street, Durham, NC 27701
Phone (919) 684-4005
Email address david.d'alessio@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Research Fellowship, Metabolism, Endocrinology And Nutrition, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1987 - 1990
  • Resident, Temple University School of Medicine, 1983 - 1986
  • M.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1983

Publications

Douros, JD, Lewis, AG, Smith, EP, Niu, J, Capozzi, M, Wittmann, A, Campbell, J, Tong, J, Wagner, C, Mahbod, P, Seeley, R, and D'Alessio, DA. "Enhanced Glucose Control Following Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy Does Not Require a β-Cell Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Receptor." Diabetes 67, no. 8 (August 2018): 1504-1511.

PMID
29759973
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Salehi, M, Gastaldelli, A, and D'Alessio, DA. "Beta-cell sensitivity to glucose is impaired after gastric bypass surgery." Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism 20, no. 4 (April 2018): 872-878.

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29152839
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Nunez, DJ, and D'Alessio, D. "Glucagon receptor as a drug target: A witches' brew of eye of newt (peptides) and toe of frog (receptors)." Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 20, no. 2 (February 2018): 233-237.

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Elder, DA, Hornung, LN, Khoury, JC, and D'Alessio, DA. "β-Cell Function Over Time in Adolescents With New Type 2 Diabetes and Obese Adolescents Without Diabetes." The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine 61, no. 6 (December 2017): 703-708.

PMID
28935388
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Crowley, MJ, Williams, JW, Kosinski, AS, D'Alessio, DA, and Buse, JB. "Metformin Use May Moderate the Effect of DPP-4 Inhibitors on Cardiovascular Outcomes." Diabetes Care 40, no. 12 (December 2017): 1787-1789.

PMID
29051159
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Jessen, L, Smith, EP, Ulrich-Lai, Y, Herman, JP, Seeley, RJ, Sandoval, D, and D'Alessio, D. "Central Nervous System GLP-1 Receptors Regulate Islet Hormone Secretion and Glucose Homeostasis in Male Rats." Endocrinology 158, no. 7 (July 2017): 2124-2133.

PMID
28430981
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Rosario, W, D'Alessio, DA, and Rhodes, CJ. "Viral-Mediated GK Knockout in Specific Hypothalamic Nuclei Confirms Differential Regulation of Pancreatic Islet Physiology." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Encisco, S, Svendsen, B, D'Alessio, DA, and Campbell, J. "Glucagon Stimulates Insulin Secretion through Both Glucagon and GLP-1 Receptors." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Chatterjee, R, Slentz, CA, Johnson, JL, Lin, PH, Muehlbauer, M, D'Alessio, DA, Svetkey, LP, and Edelman, D. "A Pilot Study of Potassium Supplements on Glucose Metabolism in African-American Adults with Prediabetes." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Miller, MD, D'Alessio, DA, and Slentz, CA. "Beta-Cell Sensitivity to Incretin Infusions in Healthy Adults." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

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