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

Getts, Daniel R., Aaron J. Martin, Derrick P. McCarthy, Rachael L. Terry, Zoe N. Hunter, Woon Teck Yap, Meghann Teague Getts, et al. “Microparticles bearing encephalitogenic peptides induce T-cell tolerance and ameliorate experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis.” Nat Biotechnol 30, no. 12 (December 2012): 1217–24. https://doi.org/10.1038/nbt.2434.

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23159881
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Prasad, Suchitra, Adam P. Kohm, Jeffrey S. McMahon, Xunrong Luo, and Stephen D. Miller. “Pathogenesis of NOD diabetes is initiated by reactivity to the insulin B chain 9-23 epitope and involves functional epitope spreading.” J Autoimmun 39, no. 4 (December 2012): 347–53. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaut.2012.04.005.

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22647732
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Chen, G., T. Kheradmand, J. Bryant, S. Wang, J. Tasch, J. -. J. Wang, Z. Zhang, and X. Luo. “Intragraft CD11b(+) IDO(+) cells mediate cardiac allograft tolerance by ECDI-fixed donor splenocyte infusions.” Am J Transplant 12, no. 11 (November 2012): 2920–29. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-6143.2012.04203.x.

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22883222
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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.” Am J Transplant 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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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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21340626
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