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

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.

PMID
29152839
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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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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.

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28935388
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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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Miller, MD, D'Alessio, DA, and Slentz, CA. "Beta-Cell Sensitivity to Incretin Infusions in Healthy Adults." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Niu, J, Campbell, J, D'Alessio, DA, and Tong, J. "Ghrelin Suppresses Insulin Secretion More Potently under Low Glucose than High Glucose in Rodents." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Coch, R, Campbell, J, and D'Alessio, DA. "The Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) Inhibitor Dapagliflozin Causes Ketosis In Nondiabetic and Diabetic Mice." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Douros, J, Niu, J, Sdao, S, Gregg, T, Merrins, MJ, Tong, J, Campbell, J, and D'Alessio, DA. "Does Bariatric Surgery Build Better Beta Cells? Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy Stimulates Autonomous Improvements to Islet Function in Mice." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Telford, O, D'Alessio, DA, Eisenberg, A, Herbst, R, Hong, B, Bullock, WM, Martin, G, Manning, E, and Setji, T. "Perioperative Steroid Use for Knee and Hip Surgeries Increases Rates of Hyperglycemia but Is Associated with Reduced Length of Hospital Stays." June 1, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

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

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