Clinical Assistant Professor
Medical Director, VGH Diabetes Centre
Education
University of San Diego, 1985, Endocrinology Fellowship
Publications

1. Thompson DM, Meloche M, Ao Z, Paty B, Keown P, Shapiro RJ, Ho S, Worsley D, Fung M, Meneilly G, Begg I, Al Mehthel M, Kondi J, Harris C, Fensom B, Kozak SE, Tong SO, Trinh M, Warnock GL. Reduced progression of diabetic microvascular complications with islet cell transplantation compared with intensive medical therapy. Transplantation. 2011 Feb 15;91(3):373-8.

2. Klimek AM, Soukhatcheva G, Thompson DM, Warnock GL, Salehi M, Rilo H, D’Alessio D, Meneilly GS, Panagiotopoulos C, Verchere CB. Impaired proinsulin processing is a characteristic of transplanted islets. Am J Transplant. 2009 Sep;9(9):2119-25.

3. Johnson JD, Ao Z, Ao P, Li H, Dai LJ, He Z, Tee M, Potter KJ, Klimek AM, Meloche RM, Thompson DM, Verchere CB, Warnock GL. Different effects of FK506, rapamycin, and mycophenolate mofetil on glucose-stimulated insulin release and apoptosis in human islets. Cell Transplant. 2009;18(8):833-45.

4. Warnock GL, Thompson DM, Meloche RM, Shapiro RJ, Ao Z, Keown P, Johnson JD, Verchere CB, Partovi N, Begg IS, Fung M, Kozak SE, Tong SO, Alghofaili KM, Harris C. A multi-year analysis of islet transplantation compared with intensive medical therapy on progression of complications in type 1 diabetes. Transplantation. 2008 Dec 27;86(12):1762-6.

5. Thompson DM, Begg IS, Harris C, Ao Z, Fung MA, Meloche RM, Keown P, Meneilly GS, Shapiro RJ, Ho S, Dawson KG, Al Ghofaili K, Al Riyami L, Al Mehthel M, Kozak SE, Tong SO, Warnock GL. Reduced progression of diabetic retinopathy after islet cell transplantation compared with intensive medical therapy. Transplantation. 2008 May 27;85(10):1400-5.

6. Fung MA, Warnock GL, Ao Z, Keown P, Meloche M, Shapiro RJ, Ho S, Worsley D, Meneilly GS, Al Ghofaili K, Kozak SE, Tong SO, Trinh M, Blackburn L, Kozak RM, Fensom BA, Thompson DM. The effect of medical therapy and islet cell transplantation on diabetic nephropathy: an interim report. Transplantation. 2007 Jul 15;84(1):17-22.

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