David P. Nunes, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine

David Nunes
85 E. Concord St


Expertise includes: Clinical liver disease – interest in viral hepatitis; Evaluation and management of liver lesions.

Other Positions

  • Active Staff Privileges, Medicine, Boston Medical Center


  • Trinity College, MBBCh


  • Published on 4/1/2018

    Reddy YNV, Nunes D, Chitalia V, Gordon CE, Francis JM. Hepatitis C virus infection in kidney transplantation-changing paradigms with novel agents. Hemodial Int. 2018 Apr; 22 Suppl 1:S53-S60. PMID: 29694721.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/31/2015

    Baranoski AS, Cotton D, Heeren T, Nunes D, Kubiak RW, Horsburgh CR. Clinical Liver Disease Progression Among Hepatitis C-Infected Drug Users With CD4 Cell Count Less Than 200 Cells/mm(3) Is More Pronounced Among Women Than Men. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Jan; 3(1):ofv214. PMID: 26955643.

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  • Published on 2/28/2015

    Anderson JP, Horsburgh CR, Williams PL, Tchetgen Tchetgen EJ, Nunes D, Cotton D, Seage GR. CD4 recovery on antiretroviral therapy is associated with decreased progression to liver disease among hepatitis C virus-infected injecting drug users. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2015 Jan; 2(1):ofv019. PMID: 26034769.

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  • Published on 10/24/2013

    Fuster D, Cheng DM, Quinn EK, Nunes D, Saitz R, Samet JH, Tsui JI. Chronic hepatitis C virus infection is associated with all-cause and liver-related mortality in a cohort of HIV-infected patients with alcohol problems. Addiction. 2014 Jan; 109(1):62-70. PMID: 24112091.

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  • Published on 7/1/2013

    Okafor PN, Nunes DP, Farraye FA. Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia in inflammatory bowel disease: when should prophylaxis be considered? Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013 Jul; 19(8):1764-71. PMID: 23615530.

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  • Published on 5/17/2013

    Fuster D, Tsui JI, Cheng DM, Quinn EK, Armah KA, Nunes D, Freiberg MS, Samet JH. Interleukin-6 is associated with noninvasive markers of liver fibrosis in HIV-infected patients with alcohol problems. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013 Aug; 29(8):1110-6. PMID: 23601055.

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  • Published on 5/3/2013

    Fuster D, Tsui JI, Cheng DM, Quinn EK, Bridden C, Nunes D, Libman H, Saitz R, Samet JH. Impact of lifetime alcohol use on liver fibrosis in a population of HIV-infected patients with and without hepatitis C coinfection. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2013 Sep; 37(9):1527-35. PMID: 23647488.

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  • Published on 6/22/2011

    Pereira C, Yalçin A, Cretich M, Chiari M, Unlü MS, Nunes D, Bergstein DA. Synergetic chemiluminescence and label-free dual detection for developing a hepatitis protein array. J Immunol Methods. 2011 Aug 31; 371(1-2):159-64. PMID: 21718699.

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  • Published on 2/23/2010

    Nunes D, Fleming C, Offner G, Craven D, Fix O, Heeren T, Koziel MJ, Graham C, Tumilty S, Skolnik P, Stuver S, Horsburgh CR, Cotton D. Noninvasive markers of liver fibrosis are highly predictive of liver-related death in a cohort of HCV-infected individuals with and without HIV infection. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Jun; 105(6):1346-53. PMID: 20179698.

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  • Published on 9/1/2008

    Pungpapong S, Nunes DP, Krishna M, Nakhleh R, Chambers K, Ghabril M, Dickson RC, Hughes CB, Steers J, Nguyen JH, Keaveny AP. Serum fibrosis markers can predict rapid fibrosis progression after liver transplantation for hepatitis C. Liver Transpl. 2008 Sep; 14(9):1294-302. PMID: 18756457.

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