Xunrong Luo, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine
Professer 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, 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

Publications

Lerret, N. M., J. L. Houlihan, T. Kheradmand, K. L. Pothoven, Z. J. Zhang, and X. Luo. “Donor-specific CD8+ Foxp3+ T cells protect skin allografts and facilitate induction of conventional CD4+ Foxp3+ regulatory T cells..” American Journal of Transplantation : Official Journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 12, no. 9 (September 2012): 2335–47. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-6143.2012.04120.x.

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22681667
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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.

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22696445
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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.

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22723582
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Gibly, R. F., J. G. Graham, X. Luo, W. L. Lowe, B. J. Hering, and L. D. Shea. “Advancing islet transplantation: from engraftment to the immune response..” Diabetologia 54, no. 10 (October 2011): 2494–2505. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00125-011-2243-0.

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21830149
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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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22194954
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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.

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21799858
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