Dr. McGregor's publications on PubMed
Selected Original Articles

Schirmer JM, Miyagi N, Rao VP, Ricci D, Federspiel MJ, Kotin RM, Russell SJ, McGregor CGA: Recombinant adeno-associated virus vector for gene transfer to the transplanted rat heart. Transplant Int, 20(6):550-7, 2007.

Kim HK, Rao V, Park Y-S, Miller VM, Tazelaar HD, McGregor CGA: Pulmonary arterial reactivity during induced infection of single lung allografts. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg, 31(3):475-81, 2007.

Byrne GW, Davies WR, Oi K, Rao VP, Teotia SS, Ricci D, Tazelaar HD, Walker RC, Logan JS, McGregor CGA: Increased immunosuppression not anticoagulation extends cardiac xenograft survival. Transplantation, 82(12):1787-91, Dec 27, 2006.

Yuen AH, Khalpey Z, Lavitrano M, McGregor CGA, Kalsi KK, Yacoub MH, Smolenski RT: Differences in activities of the enzymes of nucleotide metabolism and its implications for cardiac xenotransplantation. Nucleosides Nucleotides Nucleic Acids 25(9):1221-4, 2006.

Oi K, Davies WR, Tazelaar HD, Bailey KR, Federspiel MJ, Russell SJ, McGregor CGA: Ex vivo hypothermic recirculatory adenoviral gene transfer to the transplanted pig heart. J Gene Med, 8(7):795-803, 2006.

Davila E, Byrne GW, LaBreche PT, McGregor HCJ, Schwab AK, Davies WR, Rao VP, Oi K, Tazelaar HD, Logan JS, McGregor CGA: T cell responses during pig-to-primate xenotransplantation. Xenotransplantation, 13(1):31-40, 2006.

Gilman G, Hansen WH, Hagen ME, Rosales AG, Bailey KR, McGregor CGA, Belohlavek M: An echocardiographic left ventricular wall area index for functional detection of myocardial injury in hemodynamically unloaded hearts. Echocardiography, 23(1):7-13, 2006.


Davies WR, Wang S, Oi K, Bailey KR, Tazelaar HD, Caplice NM, McGregor CGA:Cyclosporine decreases vascular progenitor cell numbers after cardiac transplantation and attenuates progenitor cell growth in vitro. J Heart Lung Transplant, 24(11):1868-77, Nov 2005.

McGregor CGA, Davies WR, Oi K, Teotia SS, Schirmer JM, Risdahl JM, Tazelaar HD, Kremers WK, Walker RC, Byrne GW, Logan JS: Cardiac xenotransplantation: Recent preclinical progress with 3-month median survival. J Thorac Cardiovas Surg, 130(3):844-51, Sep 2005.

Weaver JGR, McGregor CGA, Tazelaar HD, Badley AD: Rejection severity directly correlates with myocyte apoptosis in pig-to-baboon cardiac xenotransplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant, 24(7):841-7, 2005.

Byrne GW, Schirmer JM, Fass DN, Teotia SS, Kremers WK, Xu H, Naziruddin B, Tazelaar HD, Logan JS, McGregor CGA: Warfarin or low-molecular-weight heparin therapy does not prolong pig-to-primate cardiac xenograft function. Am J Transplant, 5(5):1011-20, 2005.

Teotia SS, Walker RC, Schirmer JM, Tazelaar HD, Michaels MG, Risdahl JM, Byrne GW, Logan JS, McGregor CGA. Prevention, detection, and management of early bacterial and fungal infections in a preclinical cardiac xenotransplantation model that achieves prolonged survival. Xenotransplantation, 12:127-33, 2005.

McGregor CGA
, Teotia SS, Byrne GW, Michaels MG, Risdahl JM, Tazelaar HD, Walker RC, Logan JS: Cardiac xenotransplantation: Progress towards the clinic. Transplantation, 78(11):1569-75, 2004 Dec 15.

Schirmer JM, Fass DN, Byrne GW, Tazelaar HD, Logan JS, McGregor CGA: Effective antiplatelet therapy does not prolong transgenic pig to baboon cardiac xenograft survival. Xenotransplantation, 11(5):436-443, 2004.

Simper D, Wang S, Deb A, Holmes D, McGregor C, Frantz R, Kushwaha SS, Caplice NM: Endothelial progenitor cells are decreased in blood of cardiac allograft patients with vasculopathy and endothelial cells of noncardiac origin are enriched in transplant atherosclerosis. Circulation, 108(2): 143-9, 2003, July 15.

Ugurlu MM, Griffin MD, Tazelaar HD, McGregor CGA: Synergistic effects of CTLA-4Ig and sirolimus on orthotopic lung-allograft survival and histology. Transplantation, 76(3):489-495, 2003 August 15.

Warnecke G, Severson SR, Ugurlu MM, Taner CB, Logan JS, Diamond LE, Miller VM, McGregor CGA: Endothelial function in pigs transgenic for human complement regulating factor. Transplantation 73(7):1060-7; 2002 Apr 15.

Ugurlu MM, Griffin MD, O’Brien T, Tazelaar HD, Miller VM, McGregor CGA: The effects of CTLA-4Ig on acute lung allograft rejection – a comparison of intrabronchial gene therapy with systemic administration of protein. Transplantation 71(12):1867-71; 2001 Jun 27.

Yap J, Pellegrini C, O’Brien T, Tazelaar HD, McGregor CGA: Conditions of vector delivery improve efficiency of adenoviral-mediated gene transfer to the transplanted heart. Euro J Cardio-thorac Surg 19(5):702-7; 2001 May.

Jeppsson A, Pellegrini C, O’Brien T, Miller VM, Tazelaar HD, Taner CB, McGregor CGA: Gene transfer of endothelial nitric oxide synthase to pulmonary allografts: impact on acute rejection. Transplant Int 13(Suppl 1):S591-6; 2000.

Jeppsson A, Pellegrini C, Lee R, O’Brien T, Miller VM, Tazelaar HD, McGregor CGA: Improved efficiency of gene transfer to the transplanted lung by retrograde vascular gene delivery. Transplant Int 13(4):241-6; 2000 Jul.

Pellegrini C, Jeppsson A, Taner CB, O’Brien T, Miller VM, Tazelaar HD, McGregor CGA: Highly efficient, ex vivo gene transfer to the transplanted heart by means of hypothermic perfusion with a low dose of adenoviral vector. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 119(3):493-500; 2000 Mar.