Hong Y. Luo, MD, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, Medicine

(617) 638-4569
88 E. Newton St Newton Pavilion

Biography

Expertise includes: Molecular hematology; Hemoglobin gene regulation.

Other Positions

  • Boston Medical Center

Education

  • Zhongshan Medical University, MD
  • McMaster University, PhD
  • China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (CACMS), MSc

Publications

  • Published on 2/27/2017

    Jiang Z, Luo HY, Farrell JJ, Zhang Z, Schulz VP, Albarawi D, Steinberg MH, Al-Allawi NA, Gallagher PG, Forget BG, Chui DH. A variant Sp1 (R218Q) transcription factor might enhance HbF expression in ß0 -thalassaemia homozygotes. Br J Haematol. 2017 Feb 27. PMID: 28240767.

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  • Published on 1/19/2017

    Park S, Gianotti-Sommer A, Molina-Estevez FJ, Vanuytsel K, Skvir N, Leung A, Rozelle SS, Shaikho EM, Weir I, Jiang Z, Luo HY, Chui DHK, Figueiredo MS, Alsultan A, Al-Ali A, Sebastiani P, Steinberg MH, Mostoslavsky G, Murphy GJ. A Comprehensive, Ethnically Diverse Library of Sickle Cell Disease-Specific Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells. Stem Cell Reports. 2017 Apr 11; 8(4):1076-1085. PMID: 28111279.

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  • Published on 8/22/2016

    Vathipadiekal V, Farrell JJ, Wang S, Edward HL, Shappell H, Al-Rubaish AM, Al-Muhanna F, Naserullah Z, Alsuliman A, Qutub HO, Simkin I, Farrer LA, Jiang Z, Luo HY, Huang S, Mostoslavsky G, Murphy GJ, Patra PK, Chui DH, Alsultan A, Al-Ali AK, Sebastiani P, Steinberg MH. A candidate transacting modulator of fetal hemoglobin gene expression in the Arab-Indian haplotype of sickle cell anemia. Am J Hematol. 2016 Nov; 91(11):1118-1122. PMID: 27501013.

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  • Published on 4/28/2016

    Luo HY, Chui DH. Diverse hematological phenotypes of ß-thalassemia carriers. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2016 Mar; 1368(1):49-55. PMID: 27123947.

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  • Published on 4/13/2016

    Shaikho EM, Habara AH, Alsultan A, Al-Rubaish AM, Al-Muhanna F, Naserullah Z, Alsuliman A, Qutub HO, Patra PK, Sebastiani P, Baltrusaitis K, Farrell JJ, Jiang Z, Luo HY, Chui DH, Al-Ali AK, Steinberg MH. Variants of ZBTB7A (LRF) and its ß-globin gene cluster binding motifs in sickle cell anemia. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2016 Jul; 59:49-51. PMID: 27282567.

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  • Published on 1/13/2016

    Jiang Z, Luo HY, Huang S, Farrell JJ, Davis L, Théberge R, Benson KA, Riolueang S, Viprakasit V, Al-Allawi NA, Ünal S, Gümrük F, Akar N, Basak AN, Osorio L, Badens C, Pissard S, Joly P, Campbell AD, Gallagher PG, Steinberg MH, Forget BG, Chui DH. The genetic basis of asymptomatic codon 8 frame-shift (HBB:c25_26delAA) ß(0) -thalassaemia homozygotes. Br J Haematol. 2016 Mar; 172(6):958-65. PMID: 26771086.

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  • Published on 10/27/2015

    Dai Y, Sangerman J, Luo HY, Fucharoen S, Chui DH, Faller DV, Perrine SP. Therapeutic fetal-globin inducers reduce transcriptional repression in hemoglobinopathy erythroid progenitors through distinct mechanisms. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2016 Jan; 56(1):62-9. PMID: 26603726.

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  • Published on 9/15/2015

    Akinbami AO, Campbell AD, Han ZJ, Luo HY, Chui DH, Steinberg MH. Hereditary Persistence of Fetal Hemoglobin Caused by Single Nucleotide Promoter Mutations in Sickle Cell Trait and Hb SC Disease. Hemoglobin. 2016; 40(1):64-5. PMID: 26372199.

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  • Published on 10/27/2014

    Edward HL, Pisani LA, Rodriguez-Romero WE, Chaves-Villalobos J, Garcia-Quesada J, Harris NS, Luo HY, Steinberg MH, Forget BG, Chui DH. Hb Youngstown [ß101(G3)Glu???Ala; HBB: c.305A > C]: An unstable hemoglobin variant causing severe hemolytic anemia. Hemoglobin. 2014; 38(6):381-4. PMID: 25347256.

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  • Published on 6/15/2013

    Croteau SE, Luo HY, Lehmann LE, Chui DH, Neufeld EJ. Novel dominant ß-thalassemia: Hb Boston-Kuwait [codon 139/140(+T)]. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Oct; 60(10):E131-4. PMID: 23776097.

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