Researcher’s Profile

Lloyd E. Ratner, MD, MPH, FACS

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Director, Renal and Pancreatic Transplantation, Department of Surgery Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

Targeted Intervention to Increase Living Kidney Donation (principal investigator)
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) 

Abrogation of Humoral Immune Responses Utilizing Plasmapheresis/Cytogam in Positive Crossmatch and ABO Incompatible Donor/Recipient Pairs Undergoing Live Donor Renal Transplantation (principal investigator)
Medimmune

Publications: 
Nguyen MTJP, Carpenter D, Tadros J, Mathur A, Sandoval PR, Woodle S, Diwan T, Ratner LE: Bariatric surgery prior to living donor nephrectomy: a solution to expand the living donor kidney pool.  Manuscript in preparation.            
Stokes MB, Valeri AM, Vasilescu ER, Amin A, Crew RJ, Nasr SH, Markowitz GS, Sucia-Foca N, D’Agati VD, Ratner LE: Clinical and pathologic characteristics of acute renal allograft rejection with isolated v1 and v2 endarteritis.  Manuscript submitted Transplantation            
Shonkwiler RJ, Radhakrishnan J, Crew RJ, Stokes MB, Nasr SH, Guarrera JV, Ratner LE: Allotransplantation of a kidney previously autotransplanted for loin pain-hematuria syndrome: A case study.  Manuscript submitted Transplant International            
Rana A, Ratner ER, Ernst V, Luyten E, Kelly J, Kornfeld D, Cohen D, Wiener I, Ratner LE:  Options to overcome immunologic incompatibility in renal transplantation: attitudes of potential donors and recipients.  Manuscript submitted Transplant International.            
Cinti F, Bouchi R, Ohmura Y, Sandoval PR, Marselli L, Ratner LE, Marchetti P, Accili D: Evidence of β-Cell Dedifferentiation in Type 2 Diabetes.  Manuscript submitted New England Journal of Medicine.