Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

David Strayer, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Pathology - Autopsy

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Office Locations

1020 Locust Street, Room 251
Jefferson Alumni Hall
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 923-7689

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • University of Chicago/Pritzker School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Washington University, St. Louis, Barnes-Jewish Hospital


  • Washington University, St. Louis, Barnes-Jewish Hospital


  • Washington University, St. Louis, Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Recent Publications

Migration and differentiation of bone marrow progenitor cells in the adult brain

Generation of recombinant SV40 vectors for gene transfer

Interaction of Paroxetine with Mitochondrial Proteins Mediates Neuroprotection

Expression of GluR6, a kainate receptor, in human lymphocytes

Ethanol stimulates angiogenesis via vascular endothelial growth factor and protects from ischemia and reperfusion injury

Relationship between the chemokine receptor CCR5 and microglia in neurological disorders: Consequences of targeting CCR5 on neuroinflammation, neuronal death and regeneration in a model of epilepsy

Loss of HtrA2/Omi activity in non-neuronal tissues of adult mice causes premature aging

HIV-1-associated neurocognitive disorder: Role of oxidative stress and protection by gene delivery of antioxidant enzymes

Modulation of microglial reaction in brain injury by novel therapeutic tools based on gene therapy approaches

HIV -1 GP120 induces blood -brain barrier abnormalities: Pathophysiology and therapeutic consequences

Ethanol protects from injury due to ischemia and reperfusion by increasing vascularity via vascular endothelial growth factor

Gene delivery of antioxidant enzymes inhibits human immunodeficiency virus type 1 gp120-induced expression of caspases

Blood-brain barrier abnormalities caused by HIV-1 gp120: Mechanistic and therapeutic implications

HIV-1 Tat neurotoxicity: A model of acute and chronic exposure, and neuroprotection by gene delivery of antioxidant enzymes

Intracisternal rSV40 administration provides effective pan-CNS transgene expression

HIV-1 gp120 upregulates matrix metalloproteinases and their inhibitors in a rat model of HIV encephalopathy

Perfluorochemical liquid-adenovirus suspensions enhance gene delivery to the distal lung

Bone marrow-derived cells migrate to line the vessels of the CNS: Opportunities for gene delivery to CNS vasculature

Lymphocyte adhesion to CCR5 ligands is reduced by anti-CCR5 gene delivery

Gene transfer to the rhesus monkey brain using SV40-derived vectors is durable and safe