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Learn more about the work that we do in the Comprehensive Transplant Immunobiology Laboratory through our recent publications below, or visit the PubMed profile for Dr. Nadig.

  1. Mouawad JE, Sanderson M, Sharma S, Helke KL, Pilewski JM, Nadig SN, Feghali-Bostwick C  Role of Extracellular Vesicles In The Propagation of Lung Fibrosis in Systemic Sclerosis.  Arthritis Rheumatol  2023 Jun 30;. doi:10.1002/art.42638
  2. Francis RS, Nadig SN  Should I Stay or Should I Go? The Role of Allograft Nephrectomy.  Transplantation  2023 May 01;. doi:10.1097/TP.0000000000004626
  3. Mouawad JE, Sharma S, Renaud L, Pilewski JM, Nadig SN, Feghali-Bostwick C  Reduced Cathepsin L expression and secretion into the extracellular milieu contribute to lung fibrosis in systemic sclerosis.  Rheumatology (Oxford)  2023 Mar 01;62(3):1306-1316. doi:10.1093/rheumatology/keac411
  4. Jaishankar D, Quinn KM, Sanders J, Plumblee L, Morinelli TA, Nadig SN  Connexins in endothelial cells as a therapeutic target for solid organ transplantation.  Am J Transplant  2022 Nov;22(11):2502-2508. doi:10.1111/ajt.17104
  5. Parikh RY, Nadig SN, Mehrotra S, Howe PH, Gangaraju VK  Direct NP- A cost-effective extraction-free RT-qPCR based test for SARS-CoV-2.  Heliyon  2022 Jun;8(6):e09735. pii:e09735
  6. Chakraborty P, Parikh RY, Choi S, Tran D, Gooz M, Hedley ZT, Kim DS, Pytel D, Kang I, Nadig SN  et al.  Carbon Monoxide Activates PERK-Regulated Autophagy to Induce Immunometabolic Reprogramming and Boost Antitumor T-cell Function.  Cancer Res  2022 May 16;82(10):1969-1990. doi:10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-21-3155
  7. Plumblee L, Atkinson C, Jaishankar D, Scott E, Tietjen GT, Nadig SN  Nanotherapeutics in transplantation: How do we get to clinical implementation?  Am J Transplant  2022 May;22(5):1293-1298. doi:10.1111/ajt.17012
  8. Tran DT, Tu Z, Alawieh A, Mulligan J, Esckilsen S, Quinn K, Sundararaj K, Wallace C, Finnegan R, Allen P  et al.  Modulating donor mitochondrial fusion/fission delivers immunoprotective effects in cardiac transplantation.  Am J Transplant  2022 Feb;22(2):386-401. doi:10.1111/ajt.16882
  9. Tran DT, Sundararaj K, Atkinson C, Nadig SN  T-cell Immunometabolism: Therapeutic Implications in Organ Transplantation.  Transplantation  2021 Nov 01;105(11):e191-e201. doi:10.1097/TP.0000000000003767
  10. Hill MA, Kwon JH, Gerry B, Kavarana M, Nadig SN, Rajab TK  A Simplified Model for Heterotopic Heart Valve Transplantation in Rodents.  J Vis Exp  2021 Sep 21;(175). doi:10.3791/62948
  11. Hill MA, Kwon JH, Gerry B, Hardy WA, Walkowiak OA, Kavarana MN, Nadig SN, Rajab TK  Immune Privilege of Heart Valves.  Front Immunol  2021;12:731361. pii:731361
  12. Kwon JH, Hill MA, Gerry B, Morningstar J, Kavarana MN, Nadig SN, Rajab TK  Cellular Viability of Partial Heart Transplant Grafts in Cold Storage.  Front Surg  2021;8:676739. pii:676739
  13. Janneh AH, Kassir MF, Dwyer CJ, Chakraborty P, Pierce JS, Flume PA, Li H, Nadig SN, Mehrotra S, Ogretmen B  Alterations of lipid metabolism provide serologic biomarkers for the detection of asymptomatic versus symptomatic COVID-19 patients.  Sci Rep  2021 Jul 09;11(1):14232. pii:14232
  14. Dwyer CJ, Cloud CA, Wang C, Heidt P, Chakraborty P, Duke TF, McGue S, Jeffcoat B, Dunne J, Johnson L  et al.  Comparative analysis of antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 between asymptomatic and convalescent patients.  iScience  2021 Jun 25;24(6):102489. pii:102489
  15. Rohan VS, Pilch N, Cassidy D, McGillicuddy J, White J, Lin A, Nadig SN, Taber DJ, Dubay D, Baliga PK  Maintaining Equity and Access: Successful Implementation of a Virtual Kidney Transplantation Evaluation.  J Am Coll Surg  2021 Apr;232(4):444-449. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2020.12.003
  16. Oberholtzer N, Atkinson C, Nadig SN  Adoptive Transfer of Regulatory Immune Cells in Organ Transplantation.  Front Immunol  2021;12:631365. pii:631365
  17. Rohan VS, Soliman KM, Alqassieh A, Alkhader D, Patel N, Nadig SN  Renal allograft surveillance with allospecific T-cytotoxic memory cells.  Ren Fail  2020 Nov;42(1):1152-1156. doi:10.1080/0886022X.2020.1846054
  18. Di Napoli ML, Rohan V, Nadig SN, Lin A  Small Bowel Perforation as the Initial Manifestation of Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder in a Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Recipient: A Case Report.  Transplant Proc  2020 Nov;52(9):2827-2830. doi:10.1016/j.transproceed.2020.08.004
  19. Rohan VS, Taber DJ, Patel N, Perez C, Pilch N, Parks S, Bolin E, Nadig SN, Baliga PK, Fleming JN  Impact of a multidisciplinary multimodal opioid minimization initiative in kidney transplant recipients.  Clin Transplant  2020 Oct;34(10):e14006. doi:10.1111/ctr.14006
  20. Gonzales HM, McGillicuddy JW, Rohan V, Chandler JL, Nadig SN, Dubay DA, Taber DJ  A comprehensive review of the impact of tacrolimus intrapatient variability on clinical outcomes in kidney transplantation.  Am J Transplant  2020 Aug;20(8):1969-1983. doi:10.1111/ajt.16002
  21. Rohan VS, Pilch N, Moussa O, Nadig SN, Dubay D, Baliga PK, Taber DJ  Virtual Crossmatching in Kidney Transplantation: The Wait Is Over.  J Am Coll Surg  2020 Apr;230(4):373-379. doi:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2019.12.031
  22. Rohan VS, McGillicuddy JW, Taber DJ, Nadig SN, Baliga PK, Bratton CF  Long-standing diabetes mellitus and pancreas transplantation: An avenue to increase utilization of an ideal treatment modality.  Clin Transplant  2019 Oct;33(10):e13695. doi:10.1111/ctr.13695
  23. Patel KJ, Cheng Q, Stephenson S, Allen DP, Li C, Kilkenny J, Finnegan R, Montalvo-Calero V, Esckilsen S, Vasu C  et al.  Emphysema-associated Autoreactive Antibodies Exacerbate Post-Lung Transplant Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury.  Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol  2019 Jun;60(6):678-686. doi:10.1165/rcmb.2018-0224OC
  24. Cheng Q, Patel K, Lei B, Rucker L, Allen DP, Zhu P, Vasu C, Martins PN, Goddard M, Nadig SN  et al.  Donor pretreatment with nebulized complement C3a receptor antagonist mitigates brain-death induced immunological injury post-lung transplant.  Am J Transplant  2018 Oct;18(10):2417-2428. doi:10.1111/ajt.14717
  25. Edgerton CA, Gross M, Kasi N, Hewitt W, Edmondson S, Rohan VS, Nadig SN  "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall"… Pediatric liver transplantation in the case of situs inversus totalis with a disrupted inferior vena cava.  Pediatr Transplant  2018 Aug;22(5):e13218. doi:10.1111/petr.13218
  26. Zhu P, Atkinson C, Dixit S, Cheng Q, Tran D, Patel K, Jiang YL, Esckilsen S, Miller K, Bazzle G  et al.  Organ preservation with targeted rapamycin nanoparticles: a pre-treatment strategy preventing chronic rejection in vivo.  RSC Adv  2018 Jul 23;8(46):25909-25919. doi:10.1039/c8ra01555d
  27. Kimbrough D, Wang SH, Wright LH, Mani SK, Kasiganesan H, LaRue AC, Cheng Q, Nadig SN, Atkinson C, Menick DR  HDAC inhibition helps post-MI healing by modulating macrophage polarization.  J Mol Cell Cardiol  2018 Jun;119:51-63. doi:10.1016/j.yjmcc.2018.04.011
  28. Tran DT, Esckilsen S, Mulligan J, Mehrotra S, Atkinson C, Nadig SN  Impact of Mitochondrial Permeability on Endothelial Cell Immunogenicity in Transplantation.  Transplantation  2018 Jun;102(6):935-944. doi:10.1097/TP.0000000000002163
  29. Arbra CA, Nadig SN, Dennis SG, Pattanaik S, Bainbridge HA, Rhett JM, Fann SA, Atkinson C, Yost MJ  Microdissection of Primary Renal Tissue Segments and Incorporation with Novel Scaffold-free Construct Technology.  J Vis Exp  2018 Mar 27;(133). pii:57358
  30. Elmunzer JB, Feussner DJ, Payne MK, Nadig SN, Yamada R  Combined Endoscopic-Percutaneous Biliary Restoration Following Severe Bile Duct Injury During Cholecystectomy.  Am J Gastroenterol  2018 Mar;113(3):328. doi:10.1038/ajg.2017.504
  31. Arms MA, Fleming J, Sangani DB, Nadig SN, McGillicuddy JW, Taber DJ  Incidence and impact of adverse drug events contributing to hospital readmissions in kidney transplant recipients.  Surgery  2018 Feb;163(2):430-435. doi:10.1016/j.surg.2017.09.027

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