Neelendu Dey, MD

Neelendu Dey, MD

Assistant Member
Clinical Research Division
Gastroenterologist
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Education

1996-2000 Harvard University (B.A. in Biochemical Sciences) Cambridge, MA
2000-2005 Yale University School Of Medicine (M.D.) New Haven, CT

Postgraduate Training:

2005-2006 Intern in Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
2006-2007 Resident in Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
2007-2011 Fellow in Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Research Focus

The Dey lab studies how the gut microbiome influences health and disease (Dey et al., BMC Gastroenterology 2013; Dey et al., Cell 2015; Wagner/Dey et al., Science Translational Medicine 2016).

Clinical Expertise

  • Gastroenterology
    • Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis)
    • Gastrointestinal cancers
  • Internal Medicine

Current Studies

The Dey lab is characterizing how the gut microbiota interfaces with the host to regulate physiology (e.g. gut motility) and pathophysiology (e.g. colorectal cancer), with an initial focus on how bile acids (and differential bacterial bile acid metabolism) mediate these effects.



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(206) 667-6649
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Twitter @Dey Sciences

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