Education and Training
- General Nephrology Fellowship, Weill Cornell Medical College, 2001 - 2003
- Internal Medicine Residency, Weill Cornell Medical College, 1998 - 2001
- M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 1998
- Ph.D., Duke University, 1995
Singh, Amar, Sabarinathan Ramachandran, Melanie L. Graham, Saeed Daneshmandi, David Heller, Wilma Lucia Suarez-Pinzon, Appakalai N. Balamurugan, et al. “Long-term tolerance of islet allografts in nonhuman primates induced by apoptotic donor leukocytes..” Nat Commun 10, no. 1 (August 2, 2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-11338-y.
Shah, Sahil, Saeed Daneshmandi, Kevin R. Hughes, Shuangjin Yu, Angela M. Bedoya, Lonnie D. Shea, and Xunrong Luo. “Optimizing PLG nanoparticle-peptide delivery platforms for transplantation tolerance using an allogeneic skin transplant model..” Biomaterials 210 (July 2019): 70–82. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2019.04.030.
Samy, Kannan P., Qimeng Gao, Robert Patrick Davis, Mingqing Song, Zachary W. Fitch, Michael S. Mulvihill, Andrea L. MacDonald, et al. “The role of human CD46 in early xenoislet engraftment in a dual transplant model..” Xenotransplantation, June 20, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1111/xen.12540.
Zhang, Lei, Matthew DeBerge, Jiaojin Wang, Anil Dangi, Xiaomin Zhang, Samantha Schroth, Zheng Zhang, Edward B. Thorp, and Xunrong Luo. “Receptor tyrosine kinase MerTK suppresses an allogenic type I IFN response to promote transplant tolerance..” Am J Transplant 19, no. 3 (March 2019): 674–85. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15087.
Burke, J. A., Y. Zhu, X. Zhang, J. Post, D. Kaufman, X. Luo, and G. A. Ameer. “Phase-changing antioxidant scaffold shows promise for omentum islet transplantation: A non-human primate case study.” In Transactions of the Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials and the Annual International Biomaterials Symposium, Vol. 40, 2019.
Glinton, Kristofor, Matthew DeBerge, Xin-Yi Yeap, Jenny Zhang, Joseph Forbess, Xunrong Luo, and Edward B. Thorp. “Acute and chronic phagocyte determinants of cardiac allograft vasculopathy..” Semin Immunopathol 40, no. 6 (November 2018): 593–603. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00281-018-0699-4.
Liu, Jeffrey M. H., Xiaomin Zhang, Shelby Joe, Xunrong Luo, and Lonnie D. Shea. “Evaluation of biomaterial scaffold delivery of IL-33 as a localized immunomodulatory agent to support cell transplantation in adipose tissue.” Journal of Immunology and Regenerative Medicine 1 (March 2018): 1–12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.regen.2018.01.003.