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Research Provides New Insight Into Transplant Rejection

Surgeons now perform more than 30,000 organ transplants a year, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and each of the recipients of those organs face the possibility of organ rejection. Not all organ transplant rejection is the same. Recipients...

source: By Lynn Hetzler
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The obesity epidemic has gripped the transplant community. With nearly 40 percent of adults in the United States being obese (body mass index ≥30 kg/m2) and 20 percent being morbidly-obese (body mass index ≥35 kg/m2), the...

source: American Journal of Transplantation

Thromboelastography (TEG) is gaining increasing acceptance in liver transplantation (LT) with conventional coagulation tests (CCTs) such as prothrombin time (PT), activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT),...

source: Clinical Transplantation

Bacteremia is an important complication after kidney transplantation. We examined bacteremia and its outcomes in a large cohort of kidney transplant recipients. Kidney transplants from 1-Jul-2004 to 1-Dec-2014 at the Toronto General...

source: Clinical Transplantation

ASTS 2019 member dues were due December 31, 2018. If you are not a dual member, you can pay your open balance by logging into the Member Portal of Questions? Contact us at or 703-414-7870.

source: ASTS

The submission period for 2019 ASTS Research Grants ends Monday, February 4, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. ET. No extensions will be made.

source: ASTS

The American Society of Transplantation and The American Society of Transplant Surgeons seek candidates for the position of Editor in Chief of the American Journal of Transplantation. A letter of intent and CV are due Feb. 1.

source: ASTS


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