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Peter Stastny, M.d.

Professor Emeritus
immunology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Bhutan

Biography

San Marcos University - Peru (1958) Specialty Areas Primary Care - General Internal Medicine Clinical Interest Internal Medicine Research Interest Anthropological studies of HLA antigens Autoimmunity and histocompatibility antigens Immunology of allograft rejection Major and Minor Histocompatibility Antigens Molecular methods for histocompatibility testing Publications Featured Publications Antibodies against MICA antigens and kidney-transplant rejection. Zou Y, Stastny P, Süsal C, Döhler B, Opelz G N. Engl. J. Med. 2007 Sep 357 13 1293-300 HLA-D region-associated determinants serve as targets for human cell-mediated lysis. Feighery C, Stastny P Journal of Experimental Medicine 1979 149 485 Association of the B-cell alloantigen DRw4 with rheumatoid arthritis. Stastny P New England Journal of Medicine 1977 298 449 Production of Autoantibodies against Citrullinated Antigens/Peptides by Human B Cells Maria F. Bellatin, Mei Han, Margarita Fallena, Lin Fan, Donglan Xia, Nancy Olsen, Valerie Branch, David Karp, and Peter Stastny J Immunol 2012 188 000-000 Natural killer cell crossmatch functional analysis of inhibitory killer immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIR) and their HLA ligands. Han M, Fallena M, Guo Y, Stastny P Human Immunology 2007 68 507 MICA antigens stimulate T cell proliferation and cell-mediated cytotoxicity. Zhang Y, Stastny P Human Immunology 2006 67 215 Detection of anti-MICA antibodies in patients awaiting kidney transplantation, during the post-transplant course and in eluates from rejected kidney allografts by Luminex flow cytometry. Zou Y, Heinemann FM, Grosse-Wilde H, Sireci G, Wang Z, Lavingia B, Stastny P Human Immunology 2006 67 230 Introduction: MICA/MICB in innate immunity, adaptive immunity, autoimmunity, cancer and in the immune response to transplants. Stastny P Human Immunology 2006 67 141 Effect of human cytomegalovirus on expression of MHC class I-related chains A. Zou Y, Bresnahan W, Taylor RT, Stastny P Journal of Immunology 2005 174 3098 Results 1-9 of 9 1 Honors & Awards Master of the American College of Rheumatology Recognition for research performed (1997) Pemberton Memorial Lecture Philadelphia (1977) VA Clinical Investigator Research support (1971) Arthritis Foundation Fellow Research Fellowship (1965) Professional Associations/Affiliations American Association of Immunologists American College of Rheumatology American Society for Clinical Investigation American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics The Transplantation Society Quick Links Administrative Offices UTSW Leadership Related Links Rheumatic Diseases Division Institution Careers Comments & Questions Contact Us Maps Sitemap Legal Non-Discrimination Policy Patient Rights Open Records Privacy Policy Site Policies State State of Texas Texas Veterans Portal TRAIL Search UT System Social               Copyright 2017. The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 5323 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, Texas 75390 Phone 214-648-3111

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Anthropological studies of HLA antigens Autoimmunity and histocompatibility antigens Immunology of allograft rejection Major and Minor Histocompatibility Antigens Molecular methods for histocompatibility testing

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