Dr. Schroppel has recently been appointed the Medical Directory of Transplant Nephrology.
Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award (K08)
National Institute of Health
Louis R. Wasserman Medical Scholar Career Development Award
Norman S. Coplon Grant, Satellite Research Award
American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) Vanguard Prize
''Jan Brod'' research award
University of Hannover, Germany
Fresenius medical thesis research award
University of Ulm, Germany
Fischereder M, Schroppel B. The role of chemokines in acute renal allograft rejection and chronic allograft nephropathy. Frontiers in Bioscience;: in press.
Zang W, Lin M, Kalache S, Zhang N, Kruger B, Waaga-Gasser AM, Grimm M, Hancock W, Heeger P, Schroppel B, Murphy B. Inhibition of the Alloimmune Response Through the Generation of Regulatory T Cells by a MHC Class II-Derived Peptide. J Immunol 2008; 181: 7499-7506.
Akalin E, Dinavahi R, Friedlander R, Ames S, de Boccardo G, Schroppel B, Bhaskaran M, Lerner S, Fotino M, Murphy B, Bromberg JS. The addition of plasmapheresis decreases the incidence of acute antibody-mediated rejection in sensitized patients with strong donor-specific antibodies. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2008; 3(4): 1160-1167.
Akalin E, Dinavahi R, Dikman S, de Boccardo G, Friedlander R, Schroppel B, Sehgal V, Bromberg JB, Heeger P, Murphy B. Transplant glomerulopathy may occur in the absence of donor-specific antibody and C4d staining. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2007; 2(6): 1261-1267.
Ommen ES, Schroppel B, Kim JY, Gaspard G, Akalin E, de Boccardo G, Sehgal V, Lipkowitz M, Murphy B. Routine use of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in potential living kidney donors. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2007; 2(5): 1030-1036.
Chen D, Zhang N, Fu S, Schroppel B, Guo Q, Xu J, Garin E, Lira SA, Bromberg JS. CD4+CD25+ T regulatory cells inhibit the islet innate immune response and promote islet engraftment. Diabetes 2006; 55: 1011-1021.
Zang W, Kalache S, Lin M, Schroppel B, Murphy B. MHC class II mediated apoptosis by a non-polymorphic MHC class II peptide proceeds by activation of proteinase C. Am Soc Nephrol 2005; 16(12): 3661-6668.
Schroppel B, Zhang N, Chen P, Chen D, Bromberg JS, Murphy B. Role of donor-derived monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 in murine islet transplantation. J Am Soc Nephrol 2005 Feb; 16(2): 444-551.