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profileTakara Leah Stanley, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
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K23DK089910     (STANLEY, TAKARA LEAH)Jul 19, 2010 - Jun 30, 2015
Augmenting Pulsatile Growth Hormone: Metabolic Effects in HIV-Infection
Role: Principal Investigator

F32DK080642     (STANLEY, TAKARA LEAH)Jul 1, 2008 - Jun 30, 2011
Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone in Patients with HIV Lipodystrophy
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Fourman LT, Czerwonka N, Shaikh SD, Stanley TL, Burdo TH, Williams KC, Fitch KV, Lo J, Grinspoon SK. Insulin-like growth factor 1 inversely relates to monocyte/macrophage activation markers in HIV. AIDS. 2018 Apr 24; 32(7):927-932. PMID: 29424780.
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  2. Chaudhury CS, Purdy JB, Liu CY, Morse CG, Stanley TL, Kleiner D, Hadigan C. Unanticipated Increases in Hepatic Steatosis among HIV Patients Receiving MR Antagonist Eplerenone for NAFLD. Liver Int. 2018 Mar 06. PMID: 29509992.
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  3. Fourman LT, Czerwonka N, Feldpausch MN, Weiss J, Mamputu JC, Falutz J, Morin J, Marsolais C, Stanley TL, Grinspoon SK. Visceral fat reduction with tesamorelin is associated with improved liver enzymes in HIV. AIDS. 2017 Oct 23; 31(16):2253-2259. PMID: 28832410.
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  4. Fourman LT, Lu MT, Lee H, Fitch KV, Hallett TR, Park J, Czerwonka N, Weiss J, Stanley TL, Lo J, Grinspoon SK. Differential relationships of hepatic and epicardial fat to body composition in HIV. Physiol Rep. 2017 Oct; 5(19). PMID: 29038352.
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  5. Braun LR, Feldpausch MN, Czerwonka N, Torriani M, Grinspoon SK, Stanley TL. Fibroblast growth factor 21 decreases after liver fat reduction via growth hormone augmentation. Growth Horm IGF Res. 2017 Dec; 37:1-6. PMID: 29031905.
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  6. Lake JE, Stanley TL, Apovian CM, Bhasin S, Brown TT, Capeau J, Currier JS, Dube MP, Falutz J, Grinspoon SK, Guaraldi G, Martinez E, McComsey GA, Sattler FR, Erlandson KM. Practical Review of Recognition and Management of Obesity and Lipohypertrophy in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 May 15; 64(10):1422-1429. PMID: 28329372.
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  7. Hall LN, Sanchez LR, Hubbard J, Lee H, Looby SE, Srinivasa S, Zanni MV, Stanley TL, Lo J, Grinspoon SK, Fitch KV. Aspartame Intake Relates to Coronary Plaque Burden and Inflammatory Indices in Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017; 4(2):ofx083. PMID: 28695142.
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  8. Waxler JL, Guardino C, Feinn RS, Lee H, Pober BR, Stanley TL. Altered body composition, lipedema, and decreased bone density in individuals with Williams syndrome: A preliminary report. Eur J Med Genet. 2017 May; 60(5):250-256. PMID: 28254647.
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  9. Brown RJ, Araujo-Vilar D, Cheung PT, Dunger D, Garg A, Jack M, Mungai L, Oral EA, Patni N, Rother KI, von Schnurbein J, Sorkina E, Stanley T, Vigouroux C, Wabitsch M, Williams R, Yorifuji T. The Diagnosis and Management of Lipodystrophy Syndromes: A Multi-Society Practice Guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Dec; 101(12):4500-4511. PMID: 27710244.
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  10. Srinivasa S, Burdo TH, Williams KC, Mitten EK, Wong K, Fitch KV, Stanley T, Adler GK, Grinspoon SK. Effects of Sodium Restriction on Activation of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System and Immune Indices During HIV Infection. J Infect Dis. 2016 Nov 01; 214(9):1336-1340. PMID: 27549584.
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  11. Maffazioli GD, Stanford FC, Campoverde Reyes KJ, Stanley TL, Singhal V, Corey KE, Pratt JS, Bredella MA, Misra M. Comparing Outcomes of Two Types of Bariatric Surgery in an Adolescent Obese Population: Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass vs. Sleeve Gastrectomy. Front Pediatr. 2016; 4:78. PMID: 27508205; PMCID: PMC4960456.
  12. Rietman A, Stanley TL, Clish C, Mootha V, Mensink M, Grinspoon SK, Makimura H. Associations between plasma branched-chain amino acids, ß-aminoisobutyric acid and body composition. J Nutr Sci. 2016; 5:e6. PMID: 27313851; PMCID: PMC4791517.
  13. Makimura H, Stanley TL, Suresh C, De Sousa-Coelho AL, Frontera WR, Syu S, Braun LR, Looby SE, Feldpausch MN, Torriani M, Lee H, Patti ME, Grinspoon SK. Metabolic Effects of Long-Term Reduction in Free Fatty Acids With Acipimox in Obesity: A Randomized Trial. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Mar; 101(3):1123-33. PMID: 26691888; PMCID: PMC4803166 [Available on 03/01/17].
  14. Srinivasa S, Suresh C, Mottla J, Hamarneh SR, Irazoqui JE, Frontera W, Torriani M, Stanley T, Makimura H. FNDC5 relates to skeletal muscle IGF-I and mitochondrial function and gene expression in obese men with reduced growth hormone. Growth Horm IGF Res. 2016 Feb; 26:36-41. PMID: 26774404; PMCID: PMC4716612 [Available on 02/01/17].
  15. Srinivasa S, Fitch KV, Wong K, Torriani M, Mayhew C, Stanley T, Lo J, Adler GK, Grinspoon SK. RAAS Activation Is Associated With Visceral Adiposity and Insulin Resistance Among HIV-infected Patients. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Aug; 100(8):2873-82. PMID: 26086328; PMCID: PMC4525005.
  16. Stanley TL, Grinspoon SK. Effects of growth hormone-releasing hormone on visceral fat, metabolic, and cardiovascular indices in human studies. Growth Horm IGF Res. 2015 Apr; 25(2):59-65. PMID: 25555516; PMCID: PMC4324360.
  17. Oliveira AL, Azevedo DC, Bredella MA, Stanley TL, Torriani M. Visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue FDG uptake by PET/CT in metabolically healthy obese subjects. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Feb; 23(2):286-9. PMID: 25522219; PMCID: PMC4310760.
  18. Slattery M, Bredella MA, Stanley T, Torriani M, Misra M. Effects of recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) administration on body composition and cardiovascular risk factors in obese adolescent girls. Int J Pediatr Endocrinol. 2014; 2014(1):22. PMID: 25435886; PMCID: PMC4247194.
  19. Stanley TL, Feldpausch MN, Oh J, Branch KL, Lee H, Torriani M, Grinspoon SK. Effect of tesamorelin on visceral fat and liver fat in HIV-infected patients with abdominal fat accumulation: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2014 Jul 23-30; 312(4):380-9. PMID: 25038357; PMCID: PMC4363137.
  20. Corey KE, Stanley TL, Misdraji J, Scirica C, Pratt J, Hoppin A, Misra M. Prevalence and outcome of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in adolescents and young adults undergoing weight loss surgery. Pediatr Obes. 2014 Oct; 9(5):e91-3. PMID: 24677740; PMCID: PMC4163105.
  21. Stanley TL, Chen ML, Goodman E. The typology of metabolic syndrome in the transition to adulthood. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Mar; 99(3):1044-52. PMID: 24423351; PMCID: PMC3942239.
  22. Stanley TL, Feldpausch MN, Murphy CA, Grinspoon SK, Makimura H. Discordance of IGF-1 and GH stimulation testing for altered GH secretion in obesity. Growth Horm IGF Res. 2014 Feb; 24(1):10-5. PMID: 24291224; PMCID: PMC3946615.
  23. Sinha M, Stanley TL, Webb J, Scirica C, Corey K, Pratt J, Boepple PA, Hoppin A, Misra M. Metabolic effects of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in obese adolescents and young adults. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013 May; 56(5):528-31. PMID: 23274343; PMCID: PMC3637417.
  24. Stanley T, Bredella MA, Pierce L, Misra M. The ratio of parathyroid hormone to vitamin D is a determinant of cardiovascular risk and insulin sensitivity in adolescent girls. Metab Syndr Relat Disord. 2013 Feb; 11(1):56-62. PMID: 23130887; PMCID: PMC3593691.
  25. Mannstadt M, Magen D, Segawa H, Stanley T, Sharma A, Sasaki S, Bergwitz C, Mounien L, Boepple P, Thorens B, Zelikovic I, Jüppner H. Fanconi-Bickel syndrome and autosomal recessive proximal tubulopathy with hypercalciuria (ARPTH) are allelic variants caused by GLUT2 mutations. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Oct; 97(10):E1978-86. PMID: 22865906; PMCID: PMC3462928.
  26. Stanley TL, Grinspoon SK. Body composition and metabolic changes in HIV-infected patients. J Infect Dis. 2012 Jun; 205 Suppl 3:S383-90. PMID: 22577212; PMCID: PMC3349298.
  27. Stanley TL, Falutz J, Marsolais C, Morin J, Soulban G, Mamputu JC, Assaad H, Turner R, Grinspoon SK. Reduction in visceral adiposity is associated with an improved metabolic profile in HIV-infected patients receiving tesamorelin. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Jun; 54(11):1642-51. PMID: 22495074; PMCID: PMC3348954.
  28. Makimura H, Feldpausch MN, Stanley TL, Sun N, Grinspoon SK. Reduced growth hormone secretion in obesity is associated with smaller LDL and HDL particle size. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2012 Feb; 76(2):220-7. PMID: 21819438; PMCID: PMC3253195.
  29. Stanley T. Diagnosis of growth hormone deficiency in childhood. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2012 Feb; 19(1):47-52. PMID: 22157400; PMCID: PMC3279941.
  30. Stanley TL, Falutz J, Mamputu JC, Soulban G, Potvin D, Grinspoon SK. Effects of tesamorelin on inflammatory markers in HIV patients with excess abdominal fat: relationship with visceral adipose reduction. AIDS. 2011 Jun 19; 25(10):1281-8. PMID: 21516030; PMCID: PMC3673013.
  31. Ahima RS, Stanley TL, Khor VK, Zanni MV, Grinspoon SK. Estrogen sulfotransferase is expressed in subcutaneous adipose tissue of obese humans in association with TNF-alpha and SOCS3. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Jul; 96(7):E1153-8. PMID: 21543429; PMCID: PMC3135195.
  32. Makimura H, Stanley TL, Chen CY, Branch KL, Grinspoon SK. Relationship of adiponectin to endogenous GH pulse secretion parameters in response to stimulation with a growth hormone releasing factor. Growth Horm IGF Res. 2011 Jun; 21(3):155-9. PMID: 21531600; PMCID: PMC3112279.
  33. Fitch KV, Stanley TL, Looby SE, Rope AM, Grinspoon SK. Relationship between neck circumference and cardiometabolic parameters in HIV-infected and non-HIV-infected adults. Diabetes Care. 2011 Apr; 34(4):1026-31. PMID: 21378212; PMCID: PMC3064017.
  34. Makimura H, Stanley TL, Sun N, Hrovat MI, Systrom DM, Grinspoon SK. The association of growth hormone parameters with skeletal muscle phosphocreatine recovery in adult men. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Mar; 96(3):817-23. PMID: 21177784; PMCID: PMC3047233.
  35. Makimura H, Stanley TL, Sun N, Connelly JM, Hemphill LC, Hrovat MI, Systrom DM, Grinspoon SK. Increased skeletal muscle phosphocreatine recovery after sub-maximal exercise is associated with increased carotid intima-media thickness. Atherosclerosis. 2011 Mar; 215(1):214-7. PMID: 21185022; PMCID: PMC3057276.
  36. Stanley TL, Zanni MV, Johnsen S, Rasheed S, Makimura H, Lee H, Khor VK, Ahima RS, Grinspoon SK. TNF-alpha antagonism with etanercept decreases glucose and increases the proportion of high molecular weight adiponectin in obese subjects with features of the metabolic syndrome. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Jan; 96(1):E146-50. PMID: 21047923; PMCID: PMC3038481.
  37. Makimura H, Stanley TL, Sun N, Connelly JM, Hemphill LC, Grinspoon SK. The relationship between reduced testosterone, stimulated growth hormone secretion and increased carotid intima-media thickness in obese men. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2010 Nov; 73(5):622-9. PMID: 20681993; PMCID: PMC3225917.
  38. Stanley TL, Chen CY, Branch KL, Makimura H, Grinspoon SK. Effects of a growth hormone-releasing hormone analog on endogenous GH pulsatility and insulin sensitivity in healthy men. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Jan; 96(1):150-8. PMID: 20943777; PMCID: PMC3038486.
  39. Zanni MV, Stanley TL, Makimura H, Chen CY, Grinspoon SK. Effects of TNF-alpha antagonism on E-selectin in obese subjects with metabolic dysregulation. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2010 Jul; 73(1):48-54. PMID: 19878508; PMCID: PMC2891313.
  40. Fleischman A, Makimura H, Stanley TL, McCarthy MA, Kron M, Sun N, Chuzi S, Hrovat MI, Systrom DM, Grinspoon SK. Skeletal muscle phosphocreatine recovery after submaximal exercise in children and young and middle-aged adults. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Sep; 95(9):E69-74. PMID: 20554709; PMCID: PMC2936068.
  41. Pober BR, Wang E, Caprio S, Petersen KF, Brandt C, Stanley T, Osborne LR, Dzuria J, Gulanski B. High prevalence of diabetes and pre-diabetes in adults with Williams syndrome. Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet. 2010 May 15; 154C(2):291-8. PMID: 20425788; PMCID: PMC2882962.
  42. Stanley TL, Levitsky LL, Grinspoon SK, Misra M. Effect of body mass index on peak growth hormone response to provocative testing in children with short stature. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Dec; 94(12):4875-81. PMID: 19890023; PMCID: PMC2795667.
  43. Makimura H, Stanley T, Mun D, Chen C, Wei J, Connelly JM, Hemphill LC, Grinspoon SK. Reduced growth hormone secretion is associated with increased carotid intima-media thickness in obesity. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Dec; 94(12):5131-8. PMID: 19837914; PMCID: PMC2795664.
  44. Stanley TL, Joy T, Hadigan CM, Liebau JG, Makimura H, Chen CY, Thomas BJ, Weise SB, Robbins GK, Grinspoon SK. Effects of switching from lopinavir/ritonavir to atazanavir/ritonavir on muscle glucose uptake and visceral fat in HIV-infected patients. AIDS. 2009 Jul 17; 23(11):1349-57. PMID: 19474651; PMCID: PMC2886977.
  45. Fitch KV, Guggina LM, Keough HM, Dolan Looby SE, Hadigan C, Anderson EJ, Hubbard J, Liebau JG, Johnsen S, Wei J, Makimura H, Stanley TL, Lo J, Grinspoon SK. Decreased respiratory quotient in relation to resting energy expenditure in HIV-infected and noninfected subjects. Metabolism. 2009 May; 58(5):608-15. PMID: 19375582; PMCID: PMC2691476.
  46. Stanley TL, Grinspoon SK. GH/GHRH axis in HIV lipodystrophy. Pituitary. 2009; 12(2):143-52. PMID: 18270841.
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  47. Makimura H, Stanley T, Mun D, You SM, Grinspoon S. The effects of central adiposity on growth hormone (GH) response to GH-releasing hormone-arginine stimulation testing in men. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Nov; 93(11):4254-60. PMID: 18765508; PMCID: PMC2582562.
  48. Stanley T, Prabhakaran R, Misra M. . Sellar and Pituitary Tumors in Children. Diagnosis and Management of Pituitary Disorders. Eds.: Biller BMK, Swearingen G. 2008.
  49. Stanley T, Misra M. Polycystic ovary syndrome in obese adolescents. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2008 Feb; 15(1):30-6. PMID: 18185060.
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  50. Grinspoon S, Corcoran C, Stanley T, Rabe J, Wilkie S. Mechanisms of androgen deficiency in human immunodeficiency virus-infected women with the wasting syndrome. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2001 Sep; 86(9):4120-6. PMID: 11549636.
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  51. Fairfield WP, Treat M, Rosenthal DI, Frontera W, Stanley T, Corcoran C, Costello M, Parlman K, Schoenfeld D, Klibanski A, Grinspoon S. Effects of testosterone and exercise on muscle leanness in eugonadal men with AIDS wasting. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2001 Jun; 90(6):2166-71. PMID: 11356779.
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  52. Rietschel P, Hadigan C, Corcoran C, Stanley T, Neubauer G, Gertner J, Grinspoon S. Assessment of growth hormone dynamics in human immunodeficiency virus-related lipodystrophy. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2001 Feb; 86(2):504-10. PMID: 11158000.
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  53. Hadigan C, Meigs JB, Corcoran C, Rietschel P, Piecuch S, Basgoz N, Davis B, Sax P, Stanley T, Wilson PW, D'Agostino RB, Grinspoon S. Metabolic abnormalities and cardiovascular disease risk factors in adults with human immunodeficiency virus infection and lipodystrophy. Clin Infect Dis. 2001 Jan; 32(1):130-9. PMID: 11118392.
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  54. Rietschel P, Corcoran C, Stanley T, Basgoz N, Klibanski A, Grinspoon S. Prevalence of hypogonadism among men with weight loss related to human immunodeficiency virus infection who were receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy. Clin Infect Dis. 2000 Nov; 31(5):1240-4. PMID: 11073758.
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  55. Corcoran C, Anderson EJ, Burrows B, Stanley T, Walsh M, Poulos AM, Grinspoon S. Comparison of total body potassium with other techniques for measuring lean body mass in men and women with AIDS wasting. Am J Clin Nutr. 2000 Oct; 72(4):1053-8. PMID: 11010951.
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  56. Grinspoon S, Corcoran C, Parlman K, Costello M, Rosenthal D, Anderson E, Stanley T, Schoenfeld D, Burrows B, Hayden D, Basgoz N, Klibanski A. Effects of testosterone and progressive resistance training in eugonadal men with AIDS wasting. A randomized, controlled trial. Ann Intern Med. 2000 Sep 05; 133(5):348-55. PMID: 10979879.
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  57. Grinspoon S, Corcoran C, Stanley T, Baaj A, Basgoz N, Klibanski A. Effects of hypogonadism and testosterone administration on depression indices in HIV-infected men. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2000 Jan; 85(1):60-5. PMID: 10634364.
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  58. Hadigan C, Corcoran C, Stanley T, Piecuch S, Klibanski A, Grinspoon S. Fasting hyperinsulinemia in human immunodeficiency virus-infected men: relationship to body composition, gonadal function, and protease inhibitor use. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2000 Jan; 85(1):35-41. PMID: 10634360.
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  59. Grinspoon S, Corcoran C, Anderson E, Hubbard J, Stanley T, Basgoz N, Klibanski A. Sustained anabolic effects of long-term androgen administration in men with AIDS wasting. Clin Infect Dis. 1999 Mar; 28(3):634-6. PMID: 10194091.
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  60. Grinspoon S, Corcoran C, Rosenthal D, Stanley T, Parlman K, Costello M, Treat M, Davis S, Burrows B, Basgoz N, Klibanski A. Quantitative assessment of cross-sectional muscle area, functional status, and muscle strength in men with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome wasting syndrome. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1999 Jan; 84(1):201-6. PMID: 9920084.
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  61. Grinspoon S, Corcoran C, Stanley T, Katznelson L, Klibanski A. Effects of androgen administration on the growth hormone-insulin-like growth factor I axis in men with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome wasting. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1998 Dec; 83(12):4251-6. PMID: 9851759.
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