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Fadi Salah Issa, M.B.,B.S.


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  1. Beckett J, Hester J, Issa F, Shankar S. Regulatory B cells in transplantation: Roadmaps to clinic. Transpl Int. 2020 Jul 28. PMID: 32725703.
  2. Arroyo Hornero R, Georgiadis C, Hua P, Trzupek D, He LZ, Qasim W, Todd JA, Ferreira RC, Wood KJ, Issa F, Hester J. CD70 expression determines the therapeutic efficacy of expanded human regulatory T cells. Commun Biol. 2020 Jul 14; 3(1):375. PMID: 32665635.
  3. Issa F, Strober S, Leventhal JR, Kawai T, Kaufman DB, Levitsky J, Sykes M, Mas V, Wood KJ, Bridges N, Welniak LA, Chandran S, Madsen JC, Nickerson P, Demetris AJ, Lakkis FG, Thomson AW. The Fourth International Workshop on Clinical Transplant Tolerance. Am J Transplant. 2020 Jun 12. PMID: 32529725.
  4. Hashimoto H, McCallion O, Kempkes RWM, Hester J, Issa F. Distinct metabolic pathways mediate regulatory T cell differentiation and function. Immunol Lett. 2020 Jul; 223:53-61. PMID: 32360534.
  5. Adigbli G, Ménoret S, Cross AR, Hester J, Issa F, Anegon I. Humanization of Immunodeficient Animals for the Modeling of Transplantation, Graft Versus Host Disease and Regenerative Medicine. Transplantation. 2020 Feb 14. PMID: 32068660.
  6. Chong AS, Rothstein DM, Issa F, Kotsch K, Leuvenink H, Tullius SG. ITS finally here! The first International Transplant Science meeting jointly organized by AST, ESOT, and TTS. Transplantation. 2019 Oct; 103(10):1975-1976. PMID: 31517787.
  7. Hart A, Toma M, Issa F, Ciottone GR. Absence of Cultural Awareness Training in International Non-Governmental Organizations. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2019 Oct; 34(5):486-488. PMID: 31522696.
  8. Wright S, Issa F. Hypoimmunogenic Genetically Modified Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells for Tissue Regeneration. Transplantation. 2019 09; 103(9):1744-1745. PMID: 30985582.
  9. Yamamoto A, Hester J, Macklin PS, Kawai K, Uchiyama M, Biggs D, Bishop T, Bull K, Cheng X, Cawthorne E, Coleman ML, Crockford TL, Davies B, Dow LE, Goldin R, Kranc K, Kudo H, Lawson H, McAuliffe J, Milward K, Scudamore CL, Soilleux E, Issa F, Ratcliffe PJ, Pugh CW. Systemic silencing of PHD2 causes reversible immune regulatory dysfunction. J Clin Invest. 2019 06 04; 129(9):3640-3656. PMID: 31162141.
  10. Issa F. Proteomics Identifies New Therapeutic Targets of Early-stage Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Transplantation. 2019 May; 103(5):855-856. PMID: 31033851.
  11. Issa F, Milward K, Goto R, Betts G, Wood KJ, Hester J. Transiently Activated Human Regulatory T Cells Upregulate BCL-XL Expression and Acquire a Functional Advantage in vivo. Front Immunol. 2019; 10:889. PMID: 31068951.
  12. Tullar C, Issa F. Research Highlights. Transplantation. 2019 Apr; 103(4):651-652. PMID: 30907852.
  13. McCallion O, Hester J, Issa F. Deciphering the Contribution of ?d T Cells to Outcomes in Transplantation. Transplantation. 2018 12; 102(12):1983-1993. PMID: 29994977.
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  14. Adigbli G, Issa F. Preserving Treg Function: Beyond mTOR Inhibitors. Transplantation. 2018 02; 102(2):179-182. PMID: 29319616.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Cells
  15. Issa F. Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Therapy: After the Gold Rush. Transplantation. 2018 01; 102(1):7-8. PMID: 28858990.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Cells
  16. Kawai K, Uchiyama M, Hester J, Wood K, Issa F. Regulatory T cells for tolerance. Hum Immunol. 2018 May; 79(5):294-303. PMID: 29288698.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  17. Issa F. In View: Research Highlights. Transplantation. 2017 11; 101(11):2649-2650. PMID: 29059125.
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  18. Grey ST, Issa F. The 2017 Transplantation Awards: Recognizing a Landmark Clinical Trial and a Basic Science Discovery With Far-Reaching Implications. Transplantation. 2017 11; 101(11):2655-2656. PMID: 29059128.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  19. Zaitsu M, Issa F, Hester J, Vanhove B, Wood KJ. Selective blockade of CD28 on human T cells facilitates regulation of alloimmune responses. JCI Insight. 2017 10 05; 2(19). PMID: 28978798.
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  20. Issa F. Research Highlights. Transplantation. 2017 Sep; 101(9):1955-1956. PMID: 28832444.
  21. Issa SF, Field WE, Schwab CV, Issa FS, Nauman EA. Contributing Causes of Injury or Death in Grain Entrapment, Engulfment, and Extrication. J Agromedicine. 2017; 22(2):159-169. PMID: 28129077.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  22. Grey ST, Issa F, Tullius SG. Awards in Transplantation Science Recognize the Best Articles Published in Transplantation. Transplantation. 2017 01; 101(1):10-12. PMID: 27906822.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  23. Barnes J, Issa F, Vrakas G, Friend P, Giele H. The abdominal wall transplant as a sentinel skin graft. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2016 10; 21(5):536-40. PMID: 27495916.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  24. Edmondson SJ, Issa F. Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation: eResources. Transplantation. 2016 07; 100(7):1392-3. PMID: 27326808.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  25. Issa F. Vascularized composite allograft-specific characteristics of immune responses. Transpl Int. 2016 Jun; 29(6):672-81. PMID: 26927941.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  26. Tullius SG, Grey ST, Issa F. Awards in Transplantation Science Recognize the Best Manuscripts Published in Transplantation. Transplantation. 2016 Feb; 100(2):249-50. PMID: 26813405.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  27. Wood KJ, Issa F, Hester J. Understanding Stem Cell Immunogenicity in Therapeutic Applications. Trends Immunol. 2016 Jan; 37(1):5-16. PMID: 26687737.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  28. Mastoridis S, Issa F, Wood KJ. Novel biomarkers and functional assays to monitor cell-therapy-induced tolerance in organ transplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2015 Feb; 20(1):64-71. PMID: 25563993.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  29. Issa F, Wood KJ. The potential role for regulatory T-cell therapy in vascularized composite allograft transplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2014 Dec; 19(6):558-65. PMID: 25333829.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  30. Goto R, Issa F, Heidt S, Taggart D, Wood KJ. Ischemia-reperfusion injury accelerates human antibody-mediated transplant vasculopathy. Transplantation. 2013 Jul 27; 96(2):139-45. PMID: 23856999.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  31. Chandrasekharan D, Issa F, Wood KJ. Achieving operational tolerance in transplantation: how can lessons from the clinic inform research directions? Transpl Int. 2013 Jun; 26(6):576-89. PMID: 23517251.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  32. Milward K, Issa F, Hester J, Figueroa-Tentori D, Madrigal A, Wood KJ. Multiple unit pooled umbilical cord blood is a viable source of therapeutic regulatory T cells. Transplantation. 2013 Jan 15; 95(1):85-93. PMID: 23263503.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  33. Issa F, Hester J, Milward K, Wood KJ. Homing of regulatory T cells to human skin is important for the prevention of alloimmune-mediated pathology in an in vivo cellular therapy model. PLoS One. 2012; 7(12):e53331. PMID: 23300911.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  34. Issa F, Robb RJ, Wood KJ. The where and when of T cell regulation in transplantation. Trends Immunol. 2013 Mar; 34(3):107-13. PMID: 23228885.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  35. Issa F, Wood KJ. Translating tolerogenic therapies to the clinic - where do we stand? Front Immunol. 2012; 3:254. PMID: 22934094.
    Citations: 12     
  36. Issa F, Chandrasekharan D, Wood KJ. Regulatory T cells as modulators of chronic allograft dysfunction. Curr Opin Immunol. 2011 Oct; 23(5):648-54. PMID: 21752619.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  37. Issa F, Hester J, Goto R, Nadig SN, Goodacre TE, Wood K. Ex vivo-expanded human regulatory T cells prevent the rejection of skin allografts in a humanized mouse model. Transplantation. 2010 Dec 27; 90(12):1321-7. PMID: 21048528.
    Citations: 62     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  38. Issa F, Wood KJ. CD4+ regulatory T cells in solid organ transplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2010 Dec; 15(6):757-64. PMID: 20881492.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  39. Issa F, Schiopu A, Wood KJ. Role of T cells in graft rejection and transplantation tolerance. Expert Rev Clin Immunol. 2010 Jan; 6(1):155-69. PMID: 20383898.
    Citations: 25     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
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