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Dr. David J. Glass

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Executive Director, Muscle Diseas...

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research
100 Technology Square
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
United States

Company Description: Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) is Novartis' global research organization. Informed by clinical insights from our translational medicine team, we...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • MD
    New York Medical College
  • undergraduate degree
    Columbia University
  • M.D.
    New York Medical College
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Skeletal Muscle, 12 May 2014 [cached]
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David J. Glass, M.D.
David J. Glass, M.D. Dr. Glass is Global Head, Muscle Diseases for Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Prior to joining Novartis, he was Vice President for Muscle Diseases at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, where he worked for 14 years. He holds an M.D. from New York Medical College and conducted postdoctoral work at Columbia University. He is the co-author of more than 50 peer-reviewed research articles on cell signaling mechanisms in neuromuscular disease, obesity, and cancer.
Michelle and her husband, David, have two daughters.
SMA Foundation | Scientific Advisory Board, 14 June 2012 [cached]
David J. Glass, MD
Dr. David J. Glass has been the Global Head of Muscle Diseases research at Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research since 2005. A native of New York, Dr. Glass received his undergraduate degree from Columbia University and his MD from New York Medical College. After postdoctoral work at Columbia, he worked at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals for 14 years before establishing the Muscle Diseases group at Novartis.
Dr. Glass's research has led to several key scientific findings in the area of skeletal muscle atrophy and hypertrophy. He is the co-author of more than 60 peer-reviewed articles on cell signaling mechanisms in neuromuscular disease, obesity, and cancer.
Dr. Glass is an elected member of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and the American Society for Clinical Investigation. He is also a Visiting Scientist at Harvard Medical School, where he teaches a course on experimental design. His book, Experimental Design for the Practicing Biologist, was well-reviewed and, in addition, he co-authored a paper that appeared in the "Leading Edge" section of the journal Cell on the philosophy of science, advocating the use of questions as opposed to hypotheses in framing experimental projects.
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David Glass Global Head, Muscle Diseases Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
Who We Are « Boston Debate League, 12 Dec 2012 [cached]
David J. Glass, M.D.: Executive Director, Muscle Diseases at Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
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