Transplantation across previously incompatible immunological barriers

Authors


Colm C. Magee MD, Renal Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA. Tel.: +1 617 732 7199; fax: +1 617 732 6392; e-mail: cmagee@partners.org

Summary

This article reviews recent advances, which allow the transplantation across or around previously incompatible immunological barriers such as a positive crossmatch or ABO blood group incompatibility.

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