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Jeffrey S. Glenn, M.D., Ph.D.

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology) and Microbiology and Immunology

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Stanford Gastroenterology 269 Campus Dr - CCSR Bldg Rm 3115 MC 5171 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 725-3373 Fax (650) 723-3032
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Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Gastroenterology

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Director, Center for Hepatitis and Liver Tissue Engineering (2006 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Summa cum laude, U.C. Berkeley (1984)
  • Physician Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (1995-1998)
  • Career Award, Burroughs Wellcome Fund (1998-2005)
  • Clinical Scientist Award in Translational Research, Burroughs Wellcome Fund (2005-2010)
  • Elected member, American Society for Clinical Investigation (2008)
  • Regents Scholarship, U.C.S.F. (1984-1993)
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1999)
Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1995)
Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1994)
Medical Education: UCSF School of Medicine CA (1993)
Ph.D.: U.C.S.F., Biochemistry and Biophysics (1992)
M.D.: U.C.S.F., Medicine/MSTP (1993)

Courses

2013-14

Postdoctoral Advisees

Soon Seng Ng

Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Dr. Glenn's primary interest is in molecular virology, with a strong emphasis on translating this knowledge into novel antiviral therapies. Current projects aim to better understand the role of prenylation in the life cycles of hepatitis delta virus (HDV) and other viruses-both as a mechanism of intracellular trafficking and trigger of virus assembly, and as a target for a promising antiviral treatment. The function and cell biology of the hepatitis C virus (HCV) non-structural proteins are also being studied. Here the focus is on identifying key determinants of pathogenesis and designing novel antiviral strategies. Other interests include exploitation of hepatic stem cells, development of a small animal model for HCV, and engineered human liver tissues.

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