QingYong Xu


Assistant Professor

PhD (Transplant Immunology) University Wisconsin-Madison
DABHI (American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics) 

Office: LHSC UH, A3-228A
Phone: (519) 665-8500 Ext. 33086
Fax: (519) 663-3687
E-mail: qingyong.xu@lhsc.on.ca

Clinical Activities

Section Head of the Transplant Immunology Lab at University Hospital.

1. Assess immunological risk  for patient/donor pairs waiting for organ or hematopoietic stem cell transplant; Post-transplant risk assessment and diagnosis for rejection;
2. Provide consultation  to clinicians on patient/donor selection and treatment;
3. Develop new assays and ensure testing accurately reported in a timely manner.

Research Activities

1. Allorecognition of human leucocytes antigens (HLA) by T cells and antibodies;
2. Monitoring allo-specific cellular and humoral responses in transplant candidates and recipients for better clinical decision making;
3. Interactions of inflammation, autoimmune and alloimmunity in transplantation.