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TTS is seeking your opinion on your preferred location for the 29th International Congress of The Transplantation Society in 2022 to help the Congress Selection Committee decide between the three potential locations: Buenos Aires, Istanbul and Montreal. The final selection will be based on several factors, one of which is members' preference.

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TTS New Webinar Series

EC Liver Series v2

The Education Committee of TTS will be organizing six new webinars on the "trends and Challenges in Liver Transplantation". The series, organized by Sukru Emre, will host the first webinar on January 19. See details below.

Date and time: January 19th, 2018 2:00 PM EST (UTC-5 hours)
Topic: Antibody Mediated Rejection in Liver Transplantation Part I - Role of DSA's and Treatment Options
Description: Antibody mediated rejection (AMR) has become one of the hot topics in liver transplantation recently. In this webinar, world known experts in this topic will discuss the immunological, clinical aspects of AMR as well as available treatment options.
Format: Debate/Discussion

sukru Organizer:
Professor Sukru Emre, MD
Professor of Surgery (Transplant) and of Pediatrics, Yale University, USA
Udeme Ekong Moderator:
Udeme D Ekong, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology), Yale University, USA

wozniak Discussant:
Laura J. Wozniak, MD, MS
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at UCLA, USA
oleary2 Discussant:
Jacqueline O'Leary, MD, MPH
Medical Director of Research for the Baylor Simmons TransplantInstitute in Dallas, Texas, USA

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Transplantation Journal Featured Article

Plasma Exosomes From HLA-Sensitized Kidney Transplant Recipients Contain mRNA Transcripts Which Predict Development of Antibody-Mediated Rejection.

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  • Shire's Late-Stage CMV Drug Wins FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation
  • USA - In a turf battle for organs, a policy review rattles the national transplant system
  • Heart-muscle patches made with human cells improve heart attack recovery
  • Hepatitis C Virus-Infected Livers May Help Reduce Transplant Times
  • Bangladesh - Human organ transplant bill passed, 3yrs jail for illegal trade

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Friday, January 19 - LIVER SERIES Webinar

EC Liver Series v2

Date and time: January 19th, 2018 2:00 PM EST (UTC-5 hours)
Topic: Antibody Mediated Rejection in Liver Transplantation Part I - Role of DSA's and Treatment Options
Description: Antibody mediated rejection (AMR) has become one of the hot topics in liver transplantation recently. In this webinar, world known experts in this topic will discuss the immunological, clinical aspects of AMR as well as available treatment options.
Format: Debate/Discussion

wozniak Discussant:
Laura J. Wozniak, MD, MS
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at UCLA, USA
oleary2 Discussant:
Jacqueline O'Leary, MD, MPH
Medical Director of Research for the Baylor Simmons TransplantInstitute in Dallas, Texas, USA

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Wednesday, January 24 - ISODP Webinar

fengQuality Assessment of Kidneys for Transplantation
– Truth or Dare
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018 - 12pm EST

Speaker: Sandy Feng
Moderator: Eduardo Rocha

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Transplantation Journal Featured Article

DHRS9 Is a Stable Marker of Human Regulatory Macrophages.

In the news

  • Newly FDA-Approved Platform Will Rapidly "Manufacture" Stem Cells to Repair Our Bodies
  • This Doctor's Revolutionary Stem Cell Treatments Could Eradicate HIV
  • St. Jude Develops Gene Therapy for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency
  • Unraveling the Biocircuitry of Obesity

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Terry Strom, a leader in the field of immune tolerance research, died from complications after a bone marrow transplant, on December 20, 2017.

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In the news

  • Scientists Developing Softer, Longer Lasting Artificial Heart
  • USA - Study finds persistent racial and ethnic disparities in live donor kidney transplantation
  • Can This Biochemist Bypass Organ Donors?
  • Prophylactic letermovir significantly reduces cytomegalovirus infection after transplantation
  • Tissue Stresses and Strains Help Scientists Model 3D Shapes
  • USA - New liver distribution system builds on recent transplantation success
  • Moving a Step Closer to Solving Problems of Autoimmune Disease and Transplant Rejection

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