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
Kheradmand, Taba, Shusen Wang, Jane Bryant, James J. Tasch, Nadine Lerret, Kathryn L. Pothoven, Josetta L. Houlihan, Stephen D. Miller, Zheng J. Zhang, and Xunrong Luo. “Ethylenecarbodiimide-fixed donor splenocyte infusions differentially target direct and indirect pathways of allorecognition for induction of transplant tolerance..” J Immunol 189, no. 2 (July 15, 2012): 804–12. https://doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.1103705.
Barton, Franca B., Michael R. Rickels, Rodolfo Alejandro, Bernhard J. Hering, Stephen Wease, Bashoo Naziruddin, Jose Oberholzer, et al. “Improvement in outcomes of clinical islet transplantation: 1999-2010..” Diabetes Care 35, no. 7 (July 2012): 1436–45. https://doi.org/10.2337/dc12-0063.
Getts, Daniel R., Danielle M. Turley, Cassandra E. Smith, Christopher T. Harp, Derrick McCarthy, Emma M. Feeney, Meghann Teague Getts, et al. “Tolerance induced by apoptotic antigen-coupled leukocytes is induced by PD-L1+ and IL-10-producing splenic macrophages and maintained by T regulatory cells..” J Immunol 187, no. 5 (September 1, 2011): 2405–17. https://doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.1004175.
Kheradmand, Taba, Shusen Wang, Romie F. Gibly, Xiaomin Zhang, Samantha Holland, James Tasch, Jack G. Graham, et al. “Permanent protection of PLG scaffold transplanted allogeneic islet grafts in diabetic mice treated with ECDI-fixed donor splenocyte infusions..” Biomaterials 32, no. 20 (July 2011): 4517–24. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2011.03.009.
Lee, S. -. M., H. Yang, D. M. Tartar, B. Gao, X. Luo, S. Q. Ye, H. Zaghouani, and D. Fang. “Prevention and treatment of diabetes with resveratrol in a non-obese mouse model of type 1 diabetes..” Diabetologia 54, no. 5 (May 2011): 1136–46. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00125-011-2064-1.
Ekong, Udeme D., Xunrong Luo, Min Yu, Delli Wang, Stephen D. Miller, and Maurice R. G. O’Gorman. “Lymphocyte activation markers may predict the presence of donor specific alloreactivity in pediatric living related liver transplant recipients..” Hum Immunol 72, no. 5 (May 2011): 392–97. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.humimm.2011.02.003.
Yu, Yuming, Jennifer R. Zitzner, Josetta Houlihan, Nancy Herrera, Luting Xu, Joshua Miller, James M. Mathew, Anat R. Tambur, and Xunrong Luo. “Common gamma chain cytokines promote rapid in vitro expansion of allo-specific human CD8+ suppressor T cells..” Plos One 6, no. 12 (January 2011). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0028948.
Yu, Yuming, Joshua Miller, Joseph R. Leventhal, Anat R. Tambur, Dhivya Chandrasekaran, Josh Levitsky, Xunrong Luo, and James M. Mathew. “Requirement of cognate CD4+ T-cell recognition for the regulation of allospecific CTL by human CD4+ CD127- CD25+ FOXP3+ cells generated in MLR..” Plos One 6, no. 7 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0022450.
Martin, Aaron J., Derrick McCarthy, Carl Waltenbaugh, Gwen Goings, Xunrong Luo, and Stephen D. Miller. “Ethylenecarbodiimide-treated splenocytes carrying male CD4 epitopes confer histocompatibility Y chromosome antigen transplant protection by inhibiting CD154 upregulation..” J Immunol 185, no. 6 (September 15, 2010): 3326–36. https://doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.1000802.