Myra L. Coppage, Ph.D.

Myra L. Coppage, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 608
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-6352
Fax: (585) 275-2436
Administrative: (585) 275-0985

Research Bio

Dr. Coppage's research focuses on B cells and antibodies involved in organ rejection--how they are produced, what effects they have, and what tests can be used to identify them. She is also interested in immune effects of chemotherapeutic agents and immune reconstitution following stem cell transplantation.

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 16 available »

2013 Jan
Coppage M, Iqbal A, Ahmad A, Becker MW. "Leukemia specific loss of heterozygosity of MHC in a CLL patient: disease state impacts timing of confirmatory typing." Human immunology. 2013 Jan; 74(1):41-4. Epub 2012 Oct 17.
2011 Mar
Lind C, Busacco A, Huynh A, Monos D, Coppage M. "Identification of a novel HLA-B*35 variant allele, B*35:151." Tissue antigens. 2011 Mar; 77(3):258-9.
Bechelli J, Coppage M, Rosell K, Liesveld J. "Cytotoxicity of algae extracts on normal and malignant cells." Leukemia research and treatment. 2011 2011:373519. Epub 2011 Jan 05.
2009 Dec
Leffell MS, Cao K, Coppage M, Hansen JA, Hart JM, Pereira N, Pereira S, Reinsmoen NL, Senitzer D, Smith A, Torres M, Vega R, Fuchs E. "Incidence of humoral sensitization in HLA partially mismatched hematopoietic stem cell transplantation." Tissue antigens. 2009 Dec; 74(6):494-8. Epub 2009 Oct 04.
2009 Jun
Coppage M, Baker M, Fialkow L, Meehan D, Gettings K, Chen L, Massey HT, Blumberg N. "Lack of significant de novo HLA allosensitization in ventricular assist device recipients transfused with leukoreduced, ABO identical blood products." Human immunology. 2009 Jun; 70(6):413-6. Epub 2009 Mar 09.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Pathology | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent2005
MS | Study of the Future | Univ of Houston1987
BA | Psychology | Oberlin College1981