Edward Cantu

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Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Hospital
Active Surgeon, Pennsylvania Hospital
Active Surgeon, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Attending Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director of Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion , The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director of Lung Transplant Research, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Surgery
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery
3400 Spruce Street
6 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: 215-615-6582
Fax: 215-349-5798
Education:
BA
Harvard University, 1994.
MD
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2000.
MS (Clinical Epidemiology )
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania , 2015.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Lung donor risk predicion
Donor optimization
Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion
Prediction of lung PGD
Mechanisms of PGD
Therapeutics for PGD

Description of Research Expertise

Lung donor risk predicion
Donor optimization
Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion
Prediction of lung PGD
Mechanisms of PGD
Therapeutics for PGD

Selected Publications

Diamond, J. M., Porteous, M. K., Jackson Roberts, L., 2nd, Wickersham, N., Rushefski, M., Kawut, S. M., Shah, R. J., Cantu, E., 3rd, Lederer, D. J., Chatterjee, S., Lama, V. N., Bhorade, S., Crespo, M., McDyer, J., Wille, K., Orens, J., Weinacker, A., Arcasoy, S., Shah, P. D., Wilkes, D. S., Hage, C., Palmer, S. M., Snyder, L., Calfee, C. S., Ware, L. B., Christie, J. D.: The relationship between plasma lipid peroxidation products and primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation is modified by donor smoking and reperfusion hyperoxia. J Heart Lung Transplant 35(4): 500-7, 2016.

Schrepfer, S., Cantu, E., Gandy, K., Baan, C. C., West, L. J.: "Bioengineered lungs" Best science paper in JHLT 2014-2015. J Heart Lung Transplant 35(4): 544-6, 2016.

Monticelli, L. A., Buck, M. D., Flamar, A. L., Saenz, S. A., Tait Wojno, E. D., Yudanin, N. A., Osborne, L. C., Hepworth, M. R., Tran, S. V., Rodewald, H. R., Shah, H., Cross, J. R., Diamond, J. M., Cantu, E., Christie, J. D., Pearce, E. L., Artis, D.: Arginase 1 is an innate lymphoid-cell-intrinsic metabolic checkpoint controlling type 2 inflammation. Nat Immunol 17(6): 656-65, 2016.

Diamond, J. M., Shah, R. J., Cantu, E., 3rd, Porteous, M. K., Christie, J. D.: Survey of Lung Transplant Community''s Views on Primary Graft Dysfunction. Am J Transplant 16(2): 724-6, 2016.

Cantu, E., Suzuki, Y., Diamond, J. M., Ellis, J., Tiwari, J., Beduhn, B., Nellen, J. R., Shah, R., Meyer, N. J., Lederer, D. J., Kawut, S. M., Palmer, S. M., Snyder, L. D., Hartwig, M. G., Lama, V. N., Bhorade, S., Crespo, M., Demissie, E., Wille, K., Orens, J., Shah, P. D., Weinacker, A., Weill, D., Wilkes, D., Roe, D., Ware, L. B., Wang, F., Feng, R., Christie, J. D.: Protein Quantitative Trait Loci Analysis Identifies Genetic Variation in the Innate Immune Regulator TOLLIP in Post-Lung Transplant Primary Graft Dysfunction Risk. Am J Transplant 16(3): 833-40, 2016.

Tao, J. Q., Sorokina, E. M., Vazquez Medina, J. P., Mishra, M. K., Yamada, Y., Satalin, J., Nieman, G. F., Nellen, J. R., Beduhn, B., Cantu, E., Habashi, N. M., Jungraithmayr, W., Christie, J. D., Chatterjee, S.: Onset of Inflammation with Ischemia: Implications for Donor Lung Preservation and Transplant Survival. Am J Transplant 2016.

Cantu E, Shah R J, Diamond J M, Flesch J, Lee J C, Lederer D J, Lama V N, Orens J, Weinacker A, Wilkes D S, Roe D, Bhorade S, Wille K M, Ware L B, Palmer S M, Crespo M, Demissie E, Sonnet J, Shah A, Kawut S M, Bellamy S L, Localio A R, Christie J D: Objective Estimates Improve Risk Stratification for Primary Graft Dysfunction after Lung Transplantation. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 15(8): 2188-96, Aug 2015.

Young J C, Chehoud C, Bittinger K, Bailey A, Diamond J M, Cantu E, Haas A R, Abbas A, Frye L, Christie J D, Bushman F D, Collman R G: Viral metagenomics reveal blooms of anelloviruses in the respiratory tract of lung transplant recipients. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 15(1): 200-9, Jan 2015.

Bittinger Kyle, Charlson Emily S, Loy Elizabeth, Shirley David J, Haas Andrew R, Laughlin Alice, Yi Yanjie, Wu Gary D, Lewis James D, Frank Ian, Cantu Edward, Diamond Joshua M, Christie Jason D, Collman Ronald G, Bushman Frederic D: Improved characterization of medically relevant fungi in the human respiratory tract using next-generation sequencing. Genome biology 15(10): 487, Oct 2014.

Cantu Edward, Shah Rupal J, Lin Wei, Daye Zhongyin J, Diamond Joshua M, Suzuki Yoshikazu, Ellis John H, Borders Catherine F, Andah Gerald A, Beduhn Ben, Meyer Nuala J, Ruschefski Melanie, Aplenc Richard, Feng Rui, Christie Jason D: Oxidant stress regulatory genetic variation in recipients and donors contributes to risk of primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery Sep 2014.

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