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Todd Jeffrey Grazia

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    F32HL074694     (GRAZIA, TODD J)Jul 3, 2003 - Jul 2, 2004
    Antigen Presentation in CD4-mediated Cardiac Rejection
    Role: Principal Investigator

    K08HL077503     (GRAZIA, TODD J)Sep 30, 2005 - Jun 30, 2011
    T cell Recognition and Injury of Cardiac Allografts
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Plenter RJ, Grazia TJ, Coulombe MG, Nelsen MK, Lin CM, Scott Beard K, Kupfer TM, Zamora MR, Gill RG, Pietra BA. Anti-LFA-1 induces CD8 T-cell dependent allograft tolerance and augments suppressor phenotype CD8 cells. Cell Immunol. 2018 Oct; 332:101-110. PMID: 30103941.
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    2. Atif SM, Nelsen MK, Gibbings SL, Desch AN, Kedl RM, Gill RG, Marrack P, Murphy KM, Grazia TJ, Henson PM, Jakubzick CV. Cutting Edge: Roles for Batf3-Dependent APCs in the Rejection of Minor Histocompatibility Antigen-Mismatched Grafts. J Immunol. 2015 Jul 01; 195(1):46-50. PMID: 26034174; PMCID: PMC4632856.
    3. Plenter RJ, Grazia TJ, Nelson DP, Zamora MR, Gill RG, Pietra BA. Ectopic expression of Fas Ligand on cardiomyocytes renders cardiac allografts resistant to CD4(+) T-cell mediated rejection. Cell Immunol. 2015 Jan; 293(1):30-3. PMID: 25497973; PMCID: PMC4298462.
    4. Plenter RJ, Grazia TJ. Murine heterotopic heart transplant technique. J Vis Exp. 2014 Jul 08; (89). PMID: 25046118; PMCID: PMC4212889.
    5. Plenter RJ, Zamora MR, Grazia TJ. Four decades of vascularized heterotopic cardiac transplantation in the mouse. J Invest Surg. 2013 Aug; 26(4):223-8. PMID: 23514056.
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    6. Schoeppler KE, Lyu DM, Grazia TJ, Crossno JT, Vandervest KM, Zamora MR. Late-onset cytomegalovirus (CMV) in lung transplant recipients: can CMV serostatus guide the duration of prophylaxis? Am J Transplant. 2013 Feb; 13(2):376-82. PMID: 23205887.
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    7. Plenter RJ, Grazia TJ, Doan AN, Gill RG, Pietra BA. CD4 T cells mediate cardiac xenograft rejection via host MHC Class II. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2012 Sep; 31(9):1018-24. PMID: 22789136; PMCID: PMC3418866.
    8. Lyu DM, Grazia TJ, Benson AB, Cagle LR, Freed BM, Zamora MR. Pre-transplant presence of antibodies to MICA and HLA class I or II are associated with an earlier onset of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome in lung transplant recipients. Clin Transpl. 2012; 237-46. PMID: 23721028.
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    9. Grazia TJ, Plenter RJ, Lepper HM, Victorino F, Miyamoto SD, Crossno JT, Pietra BA, Gill RG, Zamora MR. Prolongation of cardiac allograft survival by a novel population of autologous CD117+ bone marrow-derived progenitor cells. Am J Transplant. 2011 Jan; 11(1):34-44. PMID: 21114653; PMCID: PMC3059253.
    10. Grazia TJ, Plenter RJ, Weber SM, Lepper HM, Victorino F, Zamora MR, Pietra BA, Gill RG. Acute cardiac allograft rejection by directly cytotoxic CD4 T cells: parallel requirements for Fas and perforin. Transplantation. 2010 Jan 15; 89(1):33-9. PMID: 20061916; PMCID: PMC2939493.
    11. Levi ME, Quan D, Ho JT, Kleinschmidt-Demasters BK, Tyler KL, Grazia TJ. Impact of rituximab-associated B-cell defects on West Nile virus meningoencephalitis in solid organ transplant recipients. Clin Transplant. 2010 Mar-Apr; 24(2):223-8. PMID: 19659514; PMCID: PMC2873850.
    12. Grazia TJ, Plenter RJ, Doan AN, Kelly BP, Weber SM, Kurche JS, Cushing SO, Gill RG, Pietra BA. Spontaneous allograft tolerance in B7-deficient mice independent of preexisting endogenous CD4+CD25+ regulatory T-cells. Transplantation. 2007 Jun 15; 83(11):1449-58. PMID: 17565318; PMCID: PMC4427242.
    13. Crossno JT, Majka SM, Grazia T, Gill RG, Klemm DJ. Rosiglitazone promotes development of a novel adipocyte population from bone marrow-derived circulating progenitor cells. J Clin Invest. 2006 Dec; 116(12):3220-8. PMID: 17143331; PMCID: PMC1679707.
    14. Grazia TJ, Gill RG, Gelhaus HC, Doan AN, Sleater ML, Pietra BA. Perturbation of leukocyte function-associated antigen-1/intercellular adhesion molecule-1 results in differential outcomes in cardiac vs islet allograft survival. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005 Sep; 24(9):1410-4. PMID: 16143264.
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    15. Zamora MR, Nicolls MR, Hodges TN, Marquesen J, Astor T, Grazia T, Weill D. Following universal prophylaxis with intravenous ganciclovir and cytomegalovirus immune globulin, valganciclovir is safe and effective for prevention of CMV infection following lung transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2004 Oct; 4(10):1635-42. PMID: 15367218.
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    16. Grazia TJ, Pietra BA, Johnson ZA, Kelly BP, Plenter RJ, Gill RG. A two-step model of acute CD4 T-cell mediated cardiac allograft rejection. J Immunol. 2004 Jun 15; 172(12):7451-8. PMID: 15187123; PMCID: PMC4427250.
    17. Grazia TJ, Hodges TN, Cleveland JC, Sheridan BC, Zamora MR. Lobar torsion complicating bilateral lung transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2003 Jan; 22(1):102-6. PMID: 12531421.
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    18. Zoeller RA, Grazia TJ, LaCamera P, Park J, Gaposchkin DP, Farber HW. Increasing plasmalogen levels protects human endothelial cells during hypoxia. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2002 Aug; 283(2):H671-9. PMID: 12124215.
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