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New Study: Donated Kidneys From Marijuana-Using Donors Seems Safe

Live kidney donation by marijuana smokers seems safe for donors and recipients, according to the results of a new study published in Clinical Kidney Journal. The study also finds no difference in post-operative kidney function between...

source: By Lynn Hetzler
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The ASTS COVID-19 Strike Force will host a webinar on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. ET to provide the community with an update on COVID-19 and transplantation. The webinar will cover pertinent topics such as vaccination response in transplant recipients,...

source: ASTS

The ASTS Council recently voted to approve a measure to create a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Officer position. This person would serve a 3-year term and be a voting member of the Executive Committee and Council. The DEI Officer would then become President-Elect...

source: ASTS

ATC 2021 Virtual Connect will take place June 4-9, 2021. As the leading event to showcase cutting-edge science in the transplantation field, we've built a larger, more robust program than ever before. Click here to learn about the ASTS-specific events at ATC. Please note...

source: ASTS

Given solid organ transplant candidates commonly have a prior cancer diagnosis, and an elevated recurrence risk may be conferred by immunosuppressive medications given to transplant recipients, researchers herein compared overall...

source: Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention via MD Linx

The COVID-19 pandemic, which emerged in late 2019, adversely affected all solid-organ transplant processes. Here researchers share the donor presentations evaluated in a lung transplant center during the COVID-19 pandemic, the measures...

source: Experimental and Clinical Transplantation

In a published study, a team from Lawson Health Research Institute has found that a simple device can reduce swelling after kidney transplantation. The geko™ device, manufactured by Sky Medical Technology Ltd and distributed in Canada by Trudell Healthcare Solutions...

source: Lawson Health Research Institute via EurekAlert!


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