• 3200 Citations
1993 …2022
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Research Interests

I am currently the Medical Director of the Translational Medicine Program, the Director of International Relations and the Director of the Renal Transplant Fellowship. My primary research interests are: Role of immunosuppressive medications in modulating the immune system, Genomic of chronic renal allograft rejection, Chronic kidney disease after liver transplant, Prednisone-free and Calcineurin inhibitors free immunosuppressive protocols, new immunosuppressive strategies, FSGS, Aging and impact of physical exercise after kidney transplantation, tolerance induction.

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Training Experience

1998Residency, Brigham & Women's Hospital
1999Fellowship, Brigham & Women's Hospital

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Padua

… → 1991

Research interests

  • Immune Regulation
  • Immunology
  • Kidney
  • Translational Research
  • Transplantation

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Kidney Medicine & Life Sciences
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Tacrolimus Medicine & Life Sciences
Sirolimus Medicine & Life Sciences
Immunosuppression Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycophenolic Acid Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2003 2022

Research Output 1993 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

A peripheral blood gene expression signature to diagnose subclinical acute rejection

Zhang, W., Yi, Z., Keung, K. L., Shang, H., Wei, C., Cravedi, P., Sun, Z., Xi, C., Woytovich, C., Farouk, S., Huang, W., Banu, K., Gallon, L., Magee, C. N., Najafian, N., Samaniego, M., Djamali, A., Alexander, S. I., Rosales, I. A., Smith, R. N. & 8 others, Xiang, J., Lerut, E., Kuypers, D., Naesens, M., O’connell, P. J., Colvin, R., Menon, M. C. & Murphy, B., Aug 2019, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 30, 8, p. 1481-1494 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanistic analyses in kidney transplant recipients prospectively randomized to two steroid free regimen-Low dose Tacrolimus with Everolimus versus standard dose Tacrolimus with Mycophenolate Mofetil

Traitanon, O., Mathew, J., Shetty, A. A., Bontha, S. V., Maluf, D. G., El Kassis, Y., Park, S. H., Han, J., Ansari, M. J. I., Leventhal, J. R., Mas, V. & Gallon, L., May 1 2019, In : PloS one. 14, 5, e0216300.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Mycophenolic Acid
kidney transplant
1 Citation (Scopus)

Pretransplant transcriptomic signature in peripheral blood predicts early acute rejection

Zhang, W., Yi, Z., Wei, C., Keung, K. L., Sun, Z., Xi, C., Woytovich, C., Farouk, S., Gallon, L., Menon, M. C., Magee, C., Najafian, N., Samaniego, M. D., Djamali, A., Alexander, S. I., Rosales, I. A., Smith, R. N., O’Connell, P. J., Colvin, R., Cravedi, P. & 1 others, Murphy, B., Jun 6 2019, In : JCI Insight. 4, 11, e127543.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Area Under Curve
Kidney Transplantation

Recent advances of biosensors for hypertension and nephrology

Park, S. H., Zhang, Y., Rogers, J. A. & Gallon, L., Jul 1 2019, In : Current opinion in nephrology and hypertension. 28, 4, p. 390-396 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biosensing Techniques
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Chronic Kidney Failure
1 Citation (Scopus)

A case of atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome in a second renal transplant

Zwang, N. A., Ho, B., Kanwar, Y. S., Lewis, B., Cusick, M., Friedewald, J. J. & Gallon, L., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of Nephrology. 31, 1, p. 165-172 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acute Kidney Injury
Renal Insufficiency