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Dean Mary Klotman's Podcast 

Tune in each month to hear Dean Mary E. Klotman offer her thoughts and ideas about important and timely topics and issues related to medical education, science and discovery, and patient care.


Diego V. Bohorquez, MD

"Gut Sense" is Hardwired, Not Hormonal

Scientists now believe that a surprising array of conditions, from appetite disorders and obesity to arthritis and depression, may get their start in the gut.

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Joseph Heitman, PhD, Nicolas Heaton, PhD

Two Duke faculty Receive Awards from the American Society for Microbiology

The American Academy of Microbiology is the honorific leadership group within the ASM, the world's oldest and largest life science organization. 

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Duke Researchers Find an Important Switch that Controls Organ Injury Responses

A Duke research team led by Donald Fox, PhD, assistant professor of pharmacology and cancer biology in the School of Medicine, was able to pinpoint a gene, known as “fizzy related” that serves as an important regulator of hypertrophy.  

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