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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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Open until 5PM EST on Monday, September 12, 2022 It’s time to submit your abstracts for the 2023 Winter Symposium! Your abstract will be considered for presentation if it has not been previously published as an article at the time of submission. Make sure you register...

source: ASTS

Only 15 spots left! Join a community of transplant professionals September 18-21, 2022 for the ASTS Leadership Development Program (LDP). The LDP is an opportunity for you to join your colleagues and learn from a diverse array of speakers at the Kellogg School of Management....

source: ASTS

Among pediatric patients who received a kidney-only transplantation, high tacrolimus intrapatient variability significantly correlated with de novo donor-specific antibody formation. "Studies in adults strongly suggest...

source: Healio

Treating liver cancer tumors to shrink them in order to allow the patient to qualify for a liver transplant leads to excellent 10-year post-transplant outcomes, according to new Mount Sinai research published in JAMA Surgery....

source: Medical Xpress

Scientists believe natural-killer cells in the liver may explain why liver transplant patients typically require less treatment with immunosuppressant drugs to prevent rejection than recipients of other organ transplants....

source: Medical Xpress

New findings suggest concurrent liver diseases are increasing among adult liver transplant recipients in Australia and New Zealand, but do not seem to affect posttransplant survival. The data additionally suggest these increases...

source: HCP Live


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