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

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.

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20713889
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Pothoven, K. L., T. Kheradmand, Q. Yang, J. L. Houlihan, H. Zhang, M. Degutes, S. D. Miller, and X. Luo. “Rapamycin-conditioned donor dendritic cells differentiate CD4CD25Foxp3 T cells in vitro with TGF-beta1 for islet transplantation..” Am J Transplant 10, no. 8 (August 2010): 1774–84. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-6143.2010.03199.x.

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20626386
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Zhang, Hong, Joseph R. Podojil, Judy Chang, Xunrong Luo, and Stephen D. Miller. “TGF-beta-induced myelin peptide-specific regulatory T cells mediate antigen-specific suppression of induction of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis..” J Immunol 184, no. 12 (June 15, 2010): 6629–36. https://doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.0904044.

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20483764
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Leventhal, Joseph R., Smaranda Paunescu, Talia B. Baker, Juan Carlos Caciedo, Anton Skaro, Burak Kocak, Lorenzo Gallon, et al. “A decade of minimally invasive donation: experience with more than 1200 laparoscopic donor nephrectomies at a single institution..” Clin Transplant 24, no. 2 (March 2010): 169–74. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1399-0012.2009.01199.x.

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20070317
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Tambur, A. R., D. S. Ramon, D. B. Kaufman, J. Friedewald, X. Luo, B. Ho, A. Skaro, et al. “Perception versus reality?: Virtual crossmatch--how to overcome some of the technical and logistic limitations..” Am J Transplant 9, no. 8 (August 2009): 1886–93. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-6143.2009.02724.x.

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19563341
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Xia, Guliang, Malathi Shah, and Xunrong Luo. “Prevention of allograft rejection by amplification of Foxp3(+)CD4(+)CD25(+) regulatory T cells..” Transl Res 153, no. 2 (February 2009): 60–70. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trsl.2008.12.001.

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19138650
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Ganeshan, Kirthana, Colleen V. Neilsen, April Hadsaitong, Robert P. Schleimer, Xunrong Luo, and Paul J. Bryce. “Impairing oral tolerance promotes allergy and anaphylaxis: a new murine food allergy model..” J Allergy Clin Immunol 123, no. 1 (January 2009): 231-238.e4. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaci.2008.10.011.

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19022495
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Zhang, Hong, Joseph R. Podojil, Xunrong Luo, and Stephen D. Miller. “Intrinsic and induced regulation of the age-associated onset of spontaneous experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis..” J Immunol 181, no. 7 (October 1, 2008): 4638–47. https://doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.181.7.4638.

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18802066
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Luo, Xunrong, Kathryn L. Pothoven, Derrick McCarthy, Mathew DeGutes, Aaron Martin, Daniel R. Getts, Guliang Xia, et al. “ECDI-fixed allogeneic splenocytes induce donor-specific tolerance for long-term survival of islet transplants via two distinct mechanisms..” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 105, no. 38 (September 16, 2008): 14527–32. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0805204105.

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18796615
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