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About us

The Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute (STI) was established in 1985 as the University of Pittsburgh Transplantation Institute and renamed in 1996 in honor of Thomas E. Starzl, MD, PhD -...Learn more >

News & Events

Roger Tieu - 2021 Brian N. Seidel Award for Excellence in Research Learn more >
Listen to Heth Turnquist on the Regenerative Medicine Today Podcast Learn more >
Roger Tieu awarded 2nd place, abstract presentation, at the AKI Symposium Learn more >
Hossam Abdelsamed and Fadi Lakkis co-author a commentary in JCI on the role of self-peptides in direct allorecognition Learn more >
A New Paradigm for Organ Rejection Learn more >
Pioneering research builds on groundwork laid in Pittsburgh Learn more >
Raman Venkataramanan - 2021 AAPS Distinguished Service Award winner Learn more >
Mohamed Ezzelarab and colleagues publish in Transplantation Learn more >
Dr. Sundaram Hariharan publishes review manuscript in NEJM Learn more >
Collaborative work between STI and UCSF investigators reveals superior capacity of stimulatory DCs for human alloreactive regulatory T cell expansion Learn more >
Eberly Series to Return Learn more >
Innate allorecognition in transplantation: Invited Review Article Learn more >
STI Researchers Publish in Science Immunology Learn more >
Post-Doctoral Fellow in Immunology Learn more >
Congrats to Dr. Hossam Abdelsamed - Recipient of the 2021 AGA Research Foundation Award! Learn more >