Special Issues

Infections in Liver Transplantation

Guest Editor: Yasuhiko Sugawara

Deadline: November 30, 2019 (Open) 

Antibody Mediated Rejection in Organ Transplantation

Guest Editor: Ignatius Tang

Deadline: September 30, 2019 (Open)

Isolation and Characterization of Adult Therapeutic Cells

Guest Editors: Robert C. McCarthy and Stuart K. Williams II

Deadline: June 30, 2019 (Open)

Infectious Complications in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Guest Editor: Dora Ho

Deadline: June 30, 2019 (Open)

Human Islets for Diabetes Research and Transplantation

Guest Editor: Tatsuya Kin

Deadline: March 31, 2019 (Open)

Liver Tumors and Liver Transplantation

Guest Editor: Chirag S. Desai

Deadline: February 25, 2019 (Open)

Perspectives on Heart Transplantation

Guest Editor: Kumud K. Dhital

Deadline: January 31, 2019 (Open)

Biomarkers in Transplantation

Guest Editor: Mazhar A. Kanak

Deadline: November 30, 2018 (Open)

Peril and Promise: The Present and Future of Kidney Transplantation

Guest Editor: Steven Potter

Deadline: November 30, 2018 (Open)

Diagnosis and Management of Infections in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients

Guest Editor: Maricar Malinis

Deadline: October 30, 2018 (Open)

Diets and Transplantation

Guest Editor: Mohammed Moghadasian

Deadline: October 30, 2018 (Open)

Current Advancement of Islet Cell Transplantation in the Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus

Guest Editor: Kenneth L. Brayman

Deadline: September 30, 2018 (Open)

Multiple Aspects of Transplant Tolerance – Mechanisms, Strategies, and Barriers

Guest Editor: Jean Kwun

Deadline: September 30, 2018 (Open)

Current State of Evaluation and Management of Infectious Conditions in Liver Transplant Candidates and Recipients

Guest Editor: Wasim A. Dar

Deadline: July 30, 2018 (Open)

Allograft Vasculopathy

Guest Editor: Nandini Nair

Deadline: July 31, 2017 (Open)

Optimisation of Extended Criteria Donor Livers Using Machine Perfusion Technology

Guest Editors: Nandini Nair and Wayel Jassem

Deadline: June 30, 2017 (Open)

Lung Transplant

Guest Editor: Kamyar Afshar

Deadline: February 28, 2017 (Open)

The Role of Antibody Mediated Rejection in Organ Transplantation

Guest Editors: Milagros D. Samaniego-Picota and Muhammad Mujtaba

Deadline: January 15, 2017 (Open)

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Original Research

Low Cost, Enriched Collagenase-Purified Protease Enzyme Mixtures Successfully Used for Human Islet Isolation

Gopalakrishnan Loganathan, Michael G. Hughes, Gregory L. Szot, Kate E. Smith, Abid Hussain, Daniel R. Collins, Michael L. Green, Francis E. Dwulet, Stuart K. Williams, Klearchos K. Papas, Robert C. McCarthy, Appakalai N. Balamurugan
Received: March 29, 2019; Published: May 24, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1902064

Original Research

Liver Transplantation or Resection for Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients with Well-Compensated Cirrhosis: A Decision Analysis Model

Amanda B. Cooper, Stephen M. Downs, Nicholas J Skill, Richard S. Mangus, Chandrashekhar A. Kubal, Mary A. Maluccio
Received: March 18, 2019; Published: May 13, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1902063

Editorial

Pancreatic Islet Transplantation: State of the Art and Future Perspectives

Gianluca Donatini, Sébastien Giraud, Jean-Louis Kraimps, Jérôme Danion, Thierry Hauet
Received: April 08, 2019; Published: April 15, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1902062

Review

Update in the Use of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy After Heart Transplantation

Richard Cheng, Jon Kobashigawa
Received: January 23, 2019; Published: April 09, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1902061

Review

Right Heart Failure in Left Ventricular Assist Device Patients

James Farag, Silvana Marasco
Received: February 13, 2019; Published: April 08, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1902060

Review

Islet Autotransplantations for Total Pancreatectomy

Naoaki Sakata, Gumpei Yoshimatsu, Shohta Kodama  
Received: January 15, 2019; Published: April 03, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1902059

Case Report

Secondary Antibody Deficiency in a Heart Recipient with Systemic Aspergillosis

Javier Carbone, Juan Fernandez-Yañez, Iago Sousa, Patricia Muñoz, Elizabeth Sarmiento
Received: November 23, 2018; Published: March 22, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901058

Case Report

Prolonged and Resistant Cutaneous Infection in Newly Transplanted Renal Patient

Sofia Oliveira Correia, Catarina Eusébio, Ana Sofia Cipriano, Virgínia Lopes, Ramon Vizcaíno, António Cabrita, Manuela Almeida, Sofia Pedroso, Leonidio Dias, La Salete Martins, António Castro Henriques
Received: October 18, 2018; Published: March 07, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901057

Research Article

The Contribution of Psychotherapists to Patient Care in Multidisciplinary Heart Transplantation Care Teams

Katharina Tigges-Limmer, Stephan Ensminger, Yvonne Brocks, Scott Stock Gissendanner, Jan Gummert
Received: October 28, 2018; Published: March 05, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901056

Review

Islet Identity in Transplantation Procedures: The Intersection of Cellular Maturity and Function

Christine A. Beamish, Omaima M. Sabek
Received: November 08, 2018; Published: March 05, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901055

Review

Role of Procalcitonin in Management of Infection in Solid Organ Transplantation Recipients: Review

Dagan Coppock, Caytlin Deering, Shara Epstein, Dong Heun Lee
Received: December 23, 2018; Published: March 01, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901054

Case Report

Candida auris and Heart Transplantation. Preoperative Attitude.

Raquel López-Vilella, Alba Cecilia Ruiz-Gaitán, José Ricardo Gimeno Costa, Elena Marqués-Sulé, Rosario Vicente Guillén, Javier Pemán García, Ignacio Sánchez-Lázaro, Luis Almenar Bonet
Received: October 15, 2018; Published: February 27, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901053

Review

Advances in Human Islet Processing: Manufacturing Steps to Achieve Predictable Islet Outcomes from Research Pancreases

David W. Scharp, Jayagowri Arulmoli, Kelly Morgan, Hannah Sunshine, Ergeng Hao
Received: October 15, 2018; Published: February 26, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901052

Research Article

Aspiration of Gastrointestinal Material and Induction of Fibronectin Expression in Lung Transplant Recipients: Implications for Early Airway Remodeling

Jill Gualdoni, Jeff Ritzenthaler, Ibrahim Elkhawas, Gerene Bauldoff, David Nunley, Jesse Roman
Received: November 29, 2018; Published: February 20, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901051

Editorial

Sex and Gender Issues in Heart Transplantation

Maria Simonenko, Petr Fedotov
Received: February 01, 2019; Published: February 13, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901049

Review

Tuberculosis Screening and Treatment in Solid Organ Transplantation

David J. Epstein, Aruna K. Subramanian
Received: November 18, 2018; Published: February 12, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901048

Review

Challenges in Diagnosis and Management of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Solid Organ Transplantation

Joanna K. Nelson, Aruna Subramanian
Received: November 30, 2018; Published: February 01, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901047

Perspective

Solid Organ Transplantation in Older Adults. Infectious and Other Age-Related Considerations

Marion Hemmersbach-Miller, Cameron R. Wolfe, Kenneth E. Schmader
Received: November 30, 2018; Published: February 01, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901046

Case Report

Isolated Hepatic Mucormycosis in the Early Post-Transplant Period: A Case Report and Literature Review

Michael Czapka, Carlos A.Q. Santos, Laurie A. Proia
Received: October 8, 2018; Published: February 1, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901045

Review

Innate Immune Determinants of Graft-Versus-Host Disease and Bidirectional Immune Tolerance in Allogeneic Transplantation

Anouk A. J. Hamers, Sunil K. Joshi, Asha B. Pillai
Received: September 29, 2018; Published: January 31, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901044

Review

Targeting Acute Islet Inflammation to Preserve Graft Mass and Long-Term Function

Carly M. Darden, Srividya Vasu, Kenjiro Kumano, Bashoo Naziruddin, Michael C. Lawrence
Received: November 21, 2018; Published: January 29, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901043

Review

Where’s Waldo? Extrahepatic Site Options for Islet Transplantation

Alexandria J Coughlan, Kendall R. McEachron, Mariya E. Skube, Sydne Muratore, Melena D. Bellin, Greg J Beilman
Received: October 29, 2018; Published: January 24, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901042

Research Article

KAS Turns Four: The State of Deceased Donor Kidney Allocation in the U.S.

Darren E. Stewart, Amber R. Wilk, David K. Klassen
Received: December 14, 2018; Published: January 23, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901041

Review

Parvovirus B19 Infection in Solid Organ Transplantation: Report of A Case and A Review

Margaret E. Newman, Kenneth Pursell, David Pitrak
Received: November 05, 2018; Published: January 21, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.transplant.1901040