OBM Transplantation

(ISSN 2577-5820)

OBM Transplantation is an international peer-reviewed Open Access journal, which covers all evidence-based scientific studies related to transplantation, including: transplantation procedures and the maintenance of transplanted tissues or organs; assimilation of grafted tissue and the reconstitution of removed organs or parts of organs; transplantation of heart, lung, kidney, liver, pancreatic islets and bone marrow, etc. Areas related to clinical and experimental transplantation are also of interest.

OBM Transplantation is committed to rapid review and publication, and we aim at serving the international transplant community with high accessibility as well as relevant and high quality content.

We welcome original clinical studies as well as basic science, reviews, short reports/rapid communications, case reports, opinions, technical notes, book reviews as well as letters to the editor. 

Archiving: full-text archived in CLOCKSS.

Rapid publication: manuscripts are undertaken in 7 days from acceptance to publication (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2019, 1-2 days of FREE language polishing time is also included in this period).

Free Publication in 2019
Current Issue: 2019  Archive: 2018 2017

Pediatric Liver Transplantation

Guest Editor: Yasuhiko Sugawara

Submission Deadline: October 15, 2020 (Open)

Infections in Kidney Transplantation

Guest Editor: Wasim A. Dar

Submission Deadline: August 15, 2020 (Open)

Combined Kidney Transplantation

Guest Editor: Steven Potter

Submission Deadline: July 15, 2020 (Open)

Immunosuppression in Kidney Transplantation

Guest Editor: Maurizio Salvadori

Submission Deadline: June 30, 2020 (Open)

Novel Approaches to Transplantation Tolerance

Guest Editor: Esma S. Yolcu

Submission Deadline: March 31, 2020 (Open)

Infections in Liver Transplantation

Guest Editor: Yasuhiko Sugawara

Submission Deadline: March 30, 2020 (Open) 

Infectious Complications in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Guest Editor: Dora Ho

Submission Deadline: November 30, 2019 (Open)

Antibody Mediated Rejection in Organ Transplantation

Guest Editor: Ignatius Tang

Submission Deadline: September 30, 2019 (Open)

Isolation and Characterization of Adult Therapeutic Cells

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

Submission Deadline: June 30, 2019 (Open)

Human Islets for Diabetes Research and Transplantation

Guest Editor: Tatsuya Kin

Submission Deadline: March 31, 2019 (Open)

Liver Tumors and Liver Transplantation

Guest Editor: Chirag S. Desai

Submission Deadline: February 25, 2019 (Open)

Perspectives on Heart Transplantation

Guest Editor: Kumud K. Dhital

Submission Deadline: January 31, 2019 (Open)

Biomarkers in Transplantation

Guest Editor: Mazhar A. Kanak

Submission Deadline: November 30, 2018 (Open)

Peril and Promise: The Present and Future of Kidney Transplantation

Guest Editor: Steven Potter

Submission Deadline: November 30, 2018 (Open)

Diagnosis and Management of Infections in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients

Guest Editor: Maricar Malinis

Submission Deadline: October 30, 2018 (Open)

Diets and Transplantation

Guest Editor: Mohammed Moghadasian

Submission Deadline: October 30, 2018 (Open)

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

Guest Editor: Kenneth L. Brayman

Submission Deadline: September 30, 2018 (Open)

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

Guest Editor: Jean Kwun

Submission Deadline: September 30, 2018 (Open)

Allograft Vasculopathy

Guest Editor: Nandini Nair

Submission Deadline: July 31, 2017 (Open)

Optimisation of Extended Criteria Donor Livers Using Machine Perfusion Technology

Guest Editors: Nandini Nair and Wayel Jassem

Submission Deadline: June 30, 2017 (Open)

Lung Transplant

Guest Editor: Kamyar Afshar

Submission Deadline: February 28, 2017 (Open)

The Role of Antibody Mediated Rejection in Organ Transplantation

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

Submission Deadline: January 15, 2017 (Open)