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Neelendu Dey, MD
Assistant Professor & Assistant Member,
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Biography

​Dr. Dey obtained his Medical Degree from Yale University and completed his internal medicine residency and fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of California, San Francisco. In 2011 he was recruited to the Washington University School of Medicine to work in the laboratory of Dr. Jeffrey Gordon. After being successfully awarded a NIH sponsored KO8 award in 2016 he was appointed to the position of Assistant Professor at Washington University. Dr. Dey’s primary research focus is the intestinal microbiota and his scientific role will be to develop an independent research program that will advance the understanding of the effect of the microbiome on human health and disease.

Recent Publications
Displaying 20 Most Recent Publications from PubMed

February 2018. Inflammatory bowel disease and risk of Parkinson's disease in Medicare beneficiaries. Camacho-Soto A, Gross A, Searles Nielsen S, Dey N, Racette BA. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2018 Feb 9. pii: S1353-8020(18)30044-0. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2018.02.008. [Epub ahead of print]

November 2016. Effects of a gut pathobiont in a gnotobiotic mouse model of childhood undernutrition. Wagner VE, Dey N, Guruge J, Hsiao A, Ahern PP, Semenkovich NP, Blanton LV, Cheng J, Griffin N, Stappenbeck TS, Ilkayeva O, Newgard CB, Petri W, Haque R, Ahmed T, Gordon JI. Sci Transl Med. 2016 Nov 23;8(366):366ra164.

July 2016. Probiotic Gut Bacteria Enhance Cancer Immunotherapy in a Mouse Model of Melanoma. Dey N, Ciorba MA. Gastroenterology. 2016 Jul;151(1):206-7. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.05.015. Epub 2016 May 26.

April 2016. Vedolizumab Effectiveness and Safety Over the First Year of Use in an IBD Clinical Practice. Vivio EE, Kanuri N, Gilbertsen JJ, Monroe K, Dey N, Chen CH, Gutierrez AM, Ciorba MA. J Crohns Colitis. 2016 Apr;10(4):402-9. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjv226. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

September 2015. Regulators of gut motility revealed by a gnotobiotic model of diet-microbiome interactions related to travel. Dey N, Wagner VE, Blanton LV, Cheng J, Fontana L, Haque R, Ahmed T, Gordon JI. Cell. 2015 Sep 24;163(1):95-107. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.08.059. Erratum in: Cell. 2015 Nov 5;163(4):1037.

August 2013. Association of gut microbiota with post-operative clinical course in Crohn's disease. Dey N, Soergel DA, Repo S, Brenner SE. BMC Gastroenterol. 2013 Aug 22;13:131. doi: 10.1186/1471-230X-13-131.

July 2012. Selection of primers for optimal taxonomic classification of environmental 16S rRNA gene sequences. Soergel DA, Dey N, Knight R, Brenner SE. ISME J. 2012 Jul;6(7):1440-4. doi: 10.1038/ismej.2011.208. Epub 2012 Jan 12.

September 2008. Stranded in San Francisco. Dey N, Nazif TM, Sharpe B. Lancet. 2008 Sep 13;372(9642):1008. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(08)61410-5.

April 2006. Interleukin-4-dependent innate collaboration between iNKT cells and B-1 B cells controls adaptative contact sensitivity. Campos RA, Szczepanik M, Itakura A, Lisbonne M, Dey N, Leite-de-Moraes MC, Askenase PW. Immunology. 2006 Apr;117(4):536-47.

November 2002. The human cytomegalovirus US10 gene product delays trafficking of major histocompatibility complex class I molecules. Furman MH, Dey N, Tortorella D, Ploegh HL. J Virol. 2002 Nov;76(22):11753-6.

August 2002. An NMR and quantum mechanical investigation of solvent effects on conformational equilibria of butanedinitrile. Kent DR 4th, Dey N, Davidson F, Gregoire F, Petterson KA, Goddard WA 3rd, Roberts JD. J Am Chem Soc. 2002 Aug 7;124(31):9318-22.

Contact Info
Education

​Fellowship, Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Residency, Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA

MD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

BA, Biochemical Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

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