Mei San Tang, MD

Assistant Professor, Laboratory and Genomic Medicine

Additional Titles

  • Assistant HLA Lab Director
  • Transfusion Medicine attending physician


  • Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery (Honors), Monash University, Malaysia (2012)
  • Postdoctoral Research (Computational Biology/Immunology), New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY (2018)
  • Residency, Clinical Pathology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University in St. Louis, MO (2021)
  • Clinical Fellowship, Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking, Stanford University, CA (2022)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pathology, Clinical Pathology, 2021

Honor Society Memberships

  • First Class Honor, Monash University
  • 2012 American Association of Immunologists (AAI) Careers in Immunology Fellowship, 2016
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (House Officer), 2021

Clinical Interests

Transfusion medicine, histocompatibility

Research Interests

Methods development and testing optimization for transfusion medicine and HLA


Google Scholar Profile

Volume determination methods for hematopoietic progenitor cell products collected by apheresis M San Tang, DS Sempek, KJ Rensing, SR Thibodeaux. Cytotherapy 23 (11), 991-995
Association of Bw4/Bw6 mismatch across class I HLA loci with renal graft outcomes in first time transplants M San Tang, M Wang, SH Chang, T Alhamad, C Liu. Human Immunology 82 (10), 767-774
Performance evaluation of an automated fentanyl immunoassay MS Tang, M Lloyd, M Williams, CW Farnsworth, MM Budelier. The journal of applied laboratory medicine 6 (5), 1192-1201
Associating SARS-CoV-2 serological assays with protection: where the field stands MS Tang, CW Farnsworth.
Clinical chemistry 67 (5), 707-709
Infectious Disease Testing to Optimize Safety of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Products M San Tang, S Thibodeaux. Clinical Microbiology Newsletter 43 (8), 61-67
Comparison of SARS-CoV-2 IgM and IgG seroconversion profiles among hospitalized patients in two US cities EP Orner, MA Rodgers, K Hock, M San Tang, R Taylor, M Gardiner, et. al. Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease 99 (4), 115300
A novel B* 07 variant allele, B* 07: 416, identified by next-generation sequencing MS Tang, BF Duffy, JE Jennemann, BA Parikh, C Liu. HLA. 2021
Association between SARS-CoV-2 neutralizing antibodies and commercial serological assays MS Tang, JB Case, CE Franks, RE Chen, NW Anderson, JP Henderson, et. al. Clinical Chemistry 66 (12), 1538-1547
Assessing the Impact of Electronic Ordering on Stool Parasite Testing Practices in an Academic Medical Center M San Tang, R Jackups, N Anderson. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 154, S10
Alternative activation of macrophages is accompanied by chromatin remodeling associated with lineage-dependent DNA shape features flanking PU. 1 motifs M San Tang, ER Miraldi, NM Girgis, RA Bonneau.
The Journal of Immunology 205 (4), 1070-1083

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