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Montgomery Bissell, JR, MD
M_MED-GAST-CORE-GEN
Professor

513 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94117

Education and Training

Location Degree or Training Specialty Date
University of California, San Francisco Liver Research School of Medicine 1973
Boston City Hospital Residency Harvard Medical Services 1970
Harvard University M.D. School of Medicine 1967
Harvard University A.B Harvard College 1962

Interests

Clinical: liver disease, Research: pathogenesis of hepatic fibrosis, acute and cutaneous porphyrias, porphyrias

Awards and Honors
2004   Distinguished Achievement Award, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, 2004
1998   MERIT award, NIDDK/NIH, 1998-2004
1997   Advisory Council, NIDDK/NIH, 1997-2001
1994   President, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, 1994-1995
1977   Member, American Society for Clinical Investigation, 1977---

Related Web Sites

Awarded Grants

Project Title Project Number Fiscal Year
CELLULAR PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF HEPATIC FIBROSIS R37DK031198 2004
REGULATION OF THE FIBRONECTIN GENE IN LIVER CELLS R03TW000717 2000
CELLULAR PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF HEPATIC FIBROSIS R01DK031198 1995
MATRIX-DEGRADING PROTEINASES AND HEPATIC FIBROSIS R01DK039506 1991
LIVER CORE CENTER P30AM026743 1990
CELLULAR PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF HEPATIC FIBROSIS R01AM031198 1990
Recent Articles (4)

Bissell DM, Lai JC, Meister RK, Blanc PD. Role of delta-aminolevulinic acid in the symptoms of acute porphyria. Am J Med. 2015 Mar; 128(3):313-7.

Bissell DM. Therapy for hepatic fibrosis: revisiting the preclinical models. Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol. 2011 Sep; 35(8-9):521-5.

Bissell DM. Of mentors, mentoring, and extracellular matrix. Hepatology. 2009 Nov; 50(5):1330-8.

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