PhD University of Cincinnati
Office: LHSC-UH BLL-106
Phone: (519) 661-2111 Ext. 33086
Keywords: clinical histocompatibility testing, transplantation immunology, immunogenetics, HLA, disease association
Description of Clinical Activities: Medical Leader, Transplant Laboratory
Keywords: transplant pathology
Description of Research Activities: HLA typing by serologic and DNA molecular methods. Lymphocyte cross matching by complement mediated cytotoxicity and flow cytometry. Screening for HLA reactive antibodies and specificity analysis in transplant candidates and refractory platelet transfusion patients. Characterization of uncommon and rare HLA alleles. Characterization of immunogenic epitopes.