What's New and Hot in Clinical Organ Transplantation: Report From American Transplant Congress 2012

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Corresponding author: Abhinav Humar

humara2@upmc.edu

Abstract

Innovative and exciting advances in the clinical sciences in organ transplantation were presented at the American Transplant Congress 2012. The full spectrum of transplantation was covered with important advancements in many topics. Key areas covered by presentations included living donor outcomes, organ preservation, optimal allocation of deceased donors, new immunosuppression regimens, antibody mediated rejection and the regulatory environment. This review will highlight some of the most interesting and innovative clinical presentations from the meeting.

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