Kidney came from pig genetically engineered to grow an organ with a low risk for being rejected by the human body
Trial of labor rather than scheduled cesarean delivery linked to better neonatal outcomes among kidney, liver transplant recipients
Positive antibody titers seen in 73.3% of pediatric solid organ transplant recipients who provided titers at 1 month after the second dose
Moving to areas with low air pollution might improve outcomes for kidney transplant recipients, investigators suggested.
Maribavir is an orally bioavailable anti-CMV compound that targets and inhibits the UL97 protein kinase and its natural substrates.
Understanding how prostate cancer affects death after kidney failure is important for appropriate management and guideline development.
Among kidney transplant candidates and recipients, a greater proportion of non-White than White patients died from COVID-19, a study found.
During the initial height of the pandemic in 2020, the documented incidence of end-stage kidney disease, defined as initiation of maintenance dialysis or receipt of a preemptive kidney transplant, decreased compared with corresponding periods during 2017-2019.
This study supports the role of the dialysis facility as a systems-level barrier in referral for kidney transplantation, according to investigators.
Investigators quantified the life years lost due to specific cancers among US transplant recipients over the first 10 postoperative years.