Xunrong Luo, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine
Professor of Immunology
Professor of Pathology
Professor in Surgery
Campus mail 2 Genome Court, Durham, NC 27710
Email address xunrong.luo@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • General Nephrology Fellowship, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, 2001 - 2003
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, 1998 - 2001
  • M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 1998
  • Ph.D., Duke University, 1995

Publications

Dangi, Anil, Naveen R. Natesh, Irma Husain, Zhicheng Ji, Laura Barisoni, Jean Kwun, Xiling Shen, Edward B. Thorp, and Xunrong Luo. “Single cell transcriptomics of mouse kidney transplants reveals a myeloid cell pathway for transplant rejection.” Jci Insight 5, no. 20 (October 15, 2020). https://doi.org/10.1172/jci.insight.141321.

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32970632
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Dangi, Anil, Shuangjin Yu, Frances T. Lee, Melanie Burnette, Stuart Knechtle, Jean Kwun, and Xunrong Luo. “Donor apoptotic cell-based therapy for effective inhibition of donor-specific memory T and B cells to promote long-term allograft survival in allosensitized recipients.” Am J Transplant 20, no. 10 (October 2020): 2728–39. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15878.

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Shah, Sahil, Matthew DeBerge, Andre Iovane, Shixian Yan, Longhui Qiu, Jiao-Jing Wang, Yashpal S. Kanwar, et al. “MCMV Dissemination from Latently-Infected Allografts Following Transplantation into Pre-Tolerized Recipients.” Pathogens 9, no. 8 (July 26, 2020). https://doi.org/10.3390/pathogens9080607.

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Yu, Shuangjin, Anil Dangi, Melanie Burnette, Michael M. Abecassis, Edward B. Thorp, and Xunrong Luo. “Acute murine cytomegalovirus disrupts established transplantation tolerance and causes recipient allo-sensitization.” Am J Transplant, July 13, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16197.

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32659030
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Markmann, J. F., M. R. Rickels, T. L. Eggerman, N. D. Bridges, D. E. Lafontant, J. Qidwai, E. Foster, et al. “Phase 3 Trial of Human Islet-after-Kidney Transplantation in Type 1 Diabetes.” Am J Transplant, July 6, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16174.

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Dangi, Anil, Shuangjin Yu, Frances T. Lee, Melanie Burnette, Jiao-Jing Wang, Yashpal S. Kanwar, Zheng J. Zhang, Michael Abecassis, Edward B. Thorp, and Xunrong Luo. “Murine cytomegalovirus dissemination but not reactivation in donor-positive/recipient-negative allogeneic kidney transplantation can be effectively prevented by transplant immune tolerance.” Kidney Int 98, no. 1 (July 2020): 147–58. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2020.01.034.

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Lee, Frances T., Anil Dangi, Sahil Shah, Melanie Burnette, Yong-Guang Yang, Allan D. Kirk, Bernhard J. Hering, Stephen D. Miller, and Xunrong Luo. “Rejection of xenogeneic porcine islets in humanized mice is characterized by graft-infiltrating Th17 cells and activated B cells.” Am J Transplant 20, no. 6 (June 2020): 1538–50. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15763.

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