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
Yang, Hua, Ruchuang Ding, Vijay K. Sharma, Fludd Saint Hilaire, Milagros Lagman, Baogui Li, Dolca A. Thomas, et al. “Hyperexpression of Foxp3 and IDO during acute rejection of islet allografts..” Transplantation 83, no. 12 (June 2007): 1643–47. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.tp.0000263991.74052.46.
Luo, Xunrong, Kristin V. Tarbell, Hua Yang, Kathryn Pothoven, Samantha L. Bailey, Ruchuang Ding, Ralph M. Steinman, and Manikkam Suthanthiran. “Dendritic cells with TGF-beta1 differentiate naive CD4+CD25- T cells into islet-protective Foxp3+ regulatory T cells..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104, no. 8 (February 20, 2007): 2821–26. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0611646104.
Tarbell, Kristin V., Lucine Petit, Xiaopan Zuo, Priscilla Toy, Xunrong Luo, Amina Mqadmi, Hua Yang, Manikkam Suthanthiran, Svetlana Mojsov, and Ralph M. Steinman. “Dendritic cell-expanded, islet-specific CD4+ CD25+ CD62L+ regulatory T cells restore normoglycemia in diabetic NOD mice..” J Exp Med 204, no. 1 (January 22, 2007): 191–201. https://doi.org/10.1084/jem.20061631.
Tambur, Anat R., Marguerite Buckingham, Lynette McDonald, and Xunrong Luo. “Development of donor-specific and non-donor-specific HLA-DP antibodies post-transplant: the role of epitope sharing and epitope matching..” Clin Transpl, 2006, 399–404.
Luo, Xunrong, Hua Yang, Il Soo Kim, Fludd Saint-Hilaire, Dolca A. Thomas, Bishnu P. De, Engin Ozkaynak, et al. “Systemic transforming growth factor-beta1 gene therapy induces Foxp3+ regulatory cells, restores self-tolerance, and facilitates regeneration of beta cell function in overtly diabetic nonobese diabetic mice..” Transplantation 79, no. 9 (May 2005): 1091–96. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.tp.0000161223.54452.a2.
Parker, Keith L., Douglas A. Rice, Deepak S. Lala, Yayoi Ikeda, Xunrong Luo, Margaret Wong, Marit Bakke, et al. “Steroidogenic factor 1: an essential mediator of endocrine development..” Recent Progress in Hormone Research 57 (January 2002): 19–36. https://doi.org/10.1210/rp.57.1.19.
Xunrong, L., A. W. Yan, R. Liang, and G. K. Lau. “Hepatitis B virus (HBV) reactivation after cytotoxic or immunosuppressive therapy--pathogenesis and management..” Rev Med Virol 11, no. 5 (September 2001): 287–99.
Luo, X., Y. Ikeda, D. Lala, D. Rice, M. Wong, and K. L. Parker. “Steroidogenic factor 1 (SF-1) is essential for endocrine development and function..” In J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol, 69:13–18, 1999.