Edward Ball

Ted Ball

Associate Professor

PhD University of Cincinnati

E-mail: eball4@uwo.ca

Clinical Activities

Keywords: clinical histocompatibility testing, transplantation immunology, immunogenetics, HLA, disease association

Description of Clinical Activities: Medical Leader, Transplant Laboratory

Research Activities

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.