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

McCarthy, D. P., J. Bryant, J. P. Galvin, S. D. Miller, and X. Luo. “Tempering allorecognition to induce transplant tolerance with chemically modified apoptotic donor cells.” Am J Transplant 15, no. 6 (June 2015): 1475–83. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.13237.

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25807873
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Senior, Peter A., Melena D. Bellin, Rodolfo Alejandro, Jon W. Yankey, William R. Clarke, Julie C. Qidwai, Traci R. Schwieger, Thomas L. Eggerman, Mark A. Robien, and Michael R. Rickels. “Consistency of Quantitative Scores of Hypoglycemia Severity and Glycemic Lability and Comparison with Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Measures in Long-Standing Type 1 Diabetes.” Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics 17, no. 4 (April 2015): 235–42. https://doi.org/10.1089/dia.2014.0289.

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Wang, Shusen, Xiaomin Zhang, Lei Zhang, Jane Bryant, Taba Kheradmand, Bernhard J. Hering, Stephen D. Miller, and Xunrong Luo. “Preemptive Tolerogenic Delivery of Donor Antigens for Permanent Allogeneic Islet Graft Protection.” Cell Transplant 24, no. 6 (2015): 1155–65. https://doi.org/10.3727/096368914X681027.

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24759564
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Bryant, Jane, Kelan A. Hlavaty, Xiaomin Zhang, Woon-Teck Yap, Lei Zhang, Lonnie D. Shea, and Xunrong Luo. “Nanoparticle delivery of donor antigens for transplant tolerance in allogeneic islet transplantation.” Biomaterials 35, no. 31 (October 2014): 8887–94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2014.06.044.

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25066477
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Hlavaty, K. A., R. F. Gibly, X. Zhang, C. B. Rives, J. G. Graham, W. L. Lowe, X. Luo, and L. D. Shea. “Enhancing human islet transplantation by localized release of trophic factors from PLG scaffolds.” Am J Transplant 14, no. 7 (July 2014): 1523–32. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.12742.

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24909237
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Bryant, Jane, Nadine M. Lerret, Jiao-Jing Wang, Hee-Kap Kang, James Tasch, Zheng Zhang, and Xunrong Luo. “Preemptive donor apoptotic cell infusions induce IFN-γ-producing myeloid-derived suppressor cells for cardiac allograft protection.” J Immunol 192, no. 12 (June 15, 2014): 6092–6101. https://doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.1302771.

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24808363
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Wang, Shusen, James Tasch, Taba Kheradmand, Jodie Ulaszek, Sora Ely, Xiaomin Zhang, Bernhard J. Hering, Stephen D. Miller, and Xunrong Luo. “Transient B-cell depletion combined with apoptotic donor splenocytes induces xeno-specific T- and B-cell tolerance to islet xenografts.” Diabetes 62, no. 9 (September 2013): 3143–50. https://doi.org/10.2337/db12-1678.

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23852699
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Getts, D. R., A. J. Martin, D. P. McCarthy, R. L. Terry, Z. N. Hunter, W. T. Yap, M. T. Getts, et al. “Erratum: Microparticles bearing encephalitogenic peptides induce T-cell tolerance and ameliorate experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (Nature Biotechnology (2012) 30 (1217-1224)).” Nature Biotechnology 31, no. 6 (June 1, 2013): 565. https://doi.org/10.1038/nbt0613-565b.

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Graham, John G., Xiaomin Zhang, Ashley Goodman, Kathryn Pothoven, Josetta Houlihan, Shusen Wang, R Michael Gower, Xunrong Luo, and Lonnie D. Shea. “PLG scaffold delivered antigen-specific regulatory T cells induce systemic tolerance in autoimmune diabetes.” Tissue Eng Part A 19, no. 11–12 (June 2013): 1465–75. https://doi.org/10.1089/ten.TEA.2012.0643.

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