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Tailored use of belatacept in adolescent kidney transplantation.

Am J Transplant 2020 Mar 16;20(3):884-888. Epub 2019 Oct 16.

Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15611DOI Listing
March 2020

B cell reconstitution following alemtuzumab induction under a belatacept-based maintenance regimen.

Am J Transplant 2020 Mar 13;20(3):653-662. Epub 2019 Nov 13.

Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15639DOI Listing
March 2020

Driving biology: The effect of standardized wound management on wound biomarker profiles.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2020 Mar;88(3):379-389

From the Department of Surgery, Emory University (C.J.D., T.B.), Atlanta, Georgia; Grady Memorial Hospital (C.J.D.), Atlanta, Georgia; DecisionQ Corporation (E.S., A.S.), Arlington, Virginia; Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (S.S., V.K., E.E.), Bethesda, Maryland; Department of Surgery, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (S.S., V.K., B.K.P., J.A.F., E.E.), Bethesda, Maryland; Surgical Critical Care Initiative (SC2i) (C.J.D., E.S., A.S., B.K.P., J.A.F., T.B., A.D.K., E.E.), Bethesda, Maryland; Duke University (A.D.K.), Durham, North Carolina; and Henry M Jackson Foundation (S.S., V.K.), Bethesda, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002568DOI Listing
March 2020

The best transplant strategy? It depends.

Am J Transplant 2020 Feb 9. Epub 2020 Feb 9.

Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15821DOI Listing
February 2020

Rejection of xenogeneic porcine islets in humanized mice is characterized by graft-infiltrating Th17 cells and activated B cells.

Am J Transplant 2019 Dec 28. Epub 2019 Dec 28.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15763DOI Listing
December 2019

Random forest modeling can predict infectious complications following trauma laparotomy.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2019 Nov;87(5):1125-1132

From the Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine (R.B.G., B.M.T., C.J.D., T.B., A.K.), Atlanta, Georgia; Department of Trauma & Surgical Critical Care, Grady Memorial Hospital (R.B.G., B.M.T., C.J.D.), Atlanta, Georgia; Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (S.S., V.K., E.E.) and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (S.S., V.K., E.E.), Bethesda, Maryland; Surgical Critical Care Initiative (SC2i) (R.B.G., H.H., S.S., V.K., C.J.D., T.B., A.K., E.E.), Bethesda, Maryland; DecisionQ Corporation (H.H.), Arlington, Virginia; Department of Surgery, Duke University (A.K.), Durham, North Carolina; and Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine (S.S., V.K.), Bethesda, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002486DOI Listing
November 2019

Advanced Modeling to Predict Pneumonia in Combat Trauma Patients.

World J Surg 2019 Nov 20. Epub 2019 Nov 20.

Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD, 20814, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-019-05294-3DOI Listing
November 2019

IL-21 Biased Alemtuzumab Induced Chronic Antibody-Mediated Rejection Is Reversed by LFA-1 Costimulation Blockade.

Front Immunol 2018 15;9:2323. Epub 2018 Oct 15.

Department of Surgery, Duke Transplant Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States.

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https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fimmu.2018.02323
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.02323DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6196291PMC
September 2019

Utilizing Precision Medicine to Estimate Timing for Surgical Closure of Traumatic Extremity Wounds.

Ann Surg 2019 09;270(3):535-543

Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003470DOI Listing
September 2019

Circulating mitochondria in organ donors promote allograft rejection.

Am J Transplant 2019 07 13;19(7):1917-1929. Epub 2019 Mar 13.

Department of Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15309DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6591073PMC
July 2019

FDA jeopardizes the lives of lung transplant recipients and in the process severely increases the cost to develop new immunosuppression.

Am J Transplant 2019 04 10;19(4):971-972. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.15215DOI Listing
April 2019

Kidney Xenotransplantation: Steps toward Clinical Application.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2019 04 6;14(4):620-622. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2215/CJN.12471018DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6450342PMC
April 2019

Extracellular Mitochondrial DNA and N-Formyl Peptides in Trauma and Critical Illness: A Systematic Review.

Crit Care Med 2018 12;46(12):2018-2028

Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000003381DOI Listing
December 2018

Toll-like receptor activation as a biomarker in traumatically injured patients.

J Surg Res 2018 11 23;231:270-277. Epub 2018 Jun 23.

Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2018.05.059DOI Listing
November 2018

C4: An experiment in academic dialogue.

Authors:
Allan D Kirk

Am J Transplant 2018 11 10;18(11):2619. Epub 2018 Oct 10.

Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA.

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November 2018

De novo belatacept in clinical vascularized composite allotransplantation.

Am J Transplant 2018 07 9;18(7):1804-1809. Epub 2018 Jun 9.

Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.14910DOI Listing
July 2018

Battlefield to Bedside: Bringing Precision Medicine to Surgical Care.

J Am Coll Surg 2018 06 10;226(6):1093-1102. Epub 2018 Apr 10.

Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD; Uniformed Services University Surgical Critical Care Initiative, Bethesda, MD. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.02.006DOI Listing
June 2018

The Uniformed Services University's Surgical Critical Care Initiative (SC2i): Bringing Precision Medicine to the Critically Ill.

Mil Med 2018 03;183(suppl_1):487-495

Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences & the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 4301 Jones Bridge Road & 4494 N Palmer Road, Bethesda MD 20889.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usx164DOI Listing
March 2018

Peripheral blood detection of systemic graft-specific xeno-antibodies following transplantation of human neural progenitor cells into the porcine spinal cord.

J Clin Neurosci 2018 Feb 28;48:173-180. Epub 2017 Oct 28.

Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Emory University, 101 Woodruff Circle, Room 6339, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA; Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2017.10.033DOI Listing
February 2018

Towards precision medicine: Accurate predictive modeling of infectious complications in combat casualties.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2017 10;83(4):609-616

From the Emory University (C.J.D., T.B.), Atlanta, Georgia; Grady Memorial Hospital (C.J.D.), Atlanta, Georgia; Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (M.B., S.S., B.G., E.E.), Bethesda, Maryland; Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (M.B., E.E.), Bethesda, Maryland; Surgical Critical Care Initiative (SC2i) (C.J.D., M.B., S.S., B.G., T.B., A.D.K., E.E.), Bethesda, Maryland; and Duke University (A.D.K.), Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000001596DOI Listing
October 2017

Precision diagnosis: a view of the clinical decision support systems (CDSS) landscape through the lens of critical care.

J Clin Monit Comput 2017 Apr 22;31(2):261-271. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10877-016-9849-1DOI Listing
April 2017

Nucleic acid scavenging microfiber mesh inhibits trauma-induced inflammation and thrombosis.

Biomaterials 2017 03 23;120:94-102. Epub 2016 Dec 23.

Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC, 27710, USA; Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University, Durham, NC, 27710, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2016.12.024DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5260826PMC
March 2017

Premature T Cell Senescence in Pediatric CKD.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2017 Jan 13;28(1):359-367. Epub 2016 Jul 13.

Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1681/ASN.2016010053DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5198283PMC
January 2017

Precision Medicine for Critical Illness and Injury.

Crit Care Med 2016 09;44(9):1635-8

Emory UniversityUniversity of PittsburghUniformed Services University of the Health SciencesDuke UniversityEmory UniversityUniversity of PittsburghEmory University.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000002028DOI Listing
September 2016

Memory T cells in organ transplantation: progress and challenges.

Nat Rev Nephrol 2016 06 29;12(6):339-47. Epub 2016 Feb 29.

Duke University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, 7690 HAFS Building, Duke North Campus PO Box: 3704, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrneph.2016.9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5341793PMC
June 2016

APOL1 Genotype and Kidney Transplantation Outcomes From Deceased African American Donors.

Transplantation 2016 Jan;100(1):194-202

1 Section on Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC. 2 Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC. 3 Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA. 4 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. 5 Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN. 6 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL. 7 General Surgery and HLA Immunogenetics Laboratory, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC. 8 Alabama Regional Histocompatibility Laboratory at UAB, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL. 9 Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine; Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA. 10 Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC. 11 Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC. 12 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY. 13 Division of Public Health Sciences and Center for Public Health Genomics, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000000969DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4684443PMC
January 2016

Immunologic Aging in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: Does Infant Sternotomy Matter?

Pediatr Cardiol 2015 10 28;36(7):1411-6. Epub 2015 Apr 28.

Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, DUMC 3704, Durham, NC, 27710, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00246-015-1174-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5319831PMC
October 2015

Lessons of War: Turning Data Into Decisions.

EBioMedicine 2015 Sep 17;2(9):1235-42. Epub 2015 Jul 17.

Department of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD USA ; Regenerative Medicine Department, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, MD USA ; Surgical Critical Care Initiative (SC2i), Bethesda, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2015.07.022DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4588374PMC
September 2015

Viral-induced CD28 loss evokes costimulation independent alloimmunity.

J Surg Res 2015 Jun 21;196(2):241-6. Epub 2015 Feb 21.

Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2015.02.033DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4442743PMC
June 2015

CMV reactivation drives posttransplant T-cell reconstitution and results in defects in the underlying TCRβ repertoire.

Blood 2015 Jun 7;125(25):3835-50. Epub 2015 Apr 7.

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA; Ben Towne Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Seattle Children's Research Institute, Seattle WA; Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA; Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/blood-2015-03-631853DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4473113PMC
June 2015

Islet cell xenotransplantation: a serious look toward the clinic.

Xenotransplantation 2014 May-Jun;21(3):221-9. Epub 2014 May 8.

Emory Transplant Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/xen.12095DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4047130PMC
January 2015

Mitigation of autophagy ameliorates hepatocellular damage following ischemia-reperfusion injury in murine steatotic liver.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2014 Dec 25;307(11):G1088-99. Epub 2014 Sep 25.

Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia; Transplant Services, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia; Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpgi.00210.2014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4254956PMC
December 2014

Actin cytoskeletal disruption following cryopreservation alters the biodistribution of human mesenchymal stromal cells in vivo.

Stem Cell Reports 2014 Jul 6;3(1):60-72. Epub 2014 Jun 6.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA ; Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://www.cell.com/stem-cell-reports/pdf/S2213-6711(14)0014
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.stemcr.2014.05.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4110775PMC
July 2014

Biomarkers for kidney transplant rejection.

Nat Rev Nephrol 2014 Apr 21;10(4):215-25. Epub 2014 Jan 21.

Emory Transplant Center, Emory University, 101 Woodruff Circle, #5105-WMB, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrneph.2013.281DOI Listing
April 2014

Recollective homeostasis and the immune consequences of peritransplant depletional induction therapy.

Immunol Rev 2014 Mar;258(1):167-82

Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imr.12155DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4813657PMC
March 2014

Primate models in organ transplantation.

Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med 2013 Sep 1;3(9):a015503. Epub 2013 Sep 1.

Emory Transplant Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/cshperspect.a015503DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3753726PMC
September 2013

Differential regulation of calcineurin isoforms in transplant patients: a new look at an old problem.

Transplantation 2013 Aug;96(3):239-44

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0b013e31829acb64DOI Listing
August 2013

Hepatic enrichment and activation of myeloid dendritic cells during chronic hepatitis C virus infection.

Hepatology 2012 Dec;56(6):2071-81

Emory Vaccine Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hep.25904DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3747821PMC
December 2012

The impact of renal function on outcomes of bariatric surgery.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2012 May 1;23(5):885-94. Epub 2012 Mar 1.

Division of Transplant Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1681/ASN.2011050476DOI Listing
May 2012

Antigen-specific induced Foxp3+ regulatory T cells are generated following CD40/CD154 blockade.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2011 Dec 5;108(51):20701-6. Epub 2011 Dec 5.

Emory Transplant Center and Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1105500108DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3251074PMC
December 2011

B cells and transplantation tolerance.

Nat Rev Nephrol 2010 Oct 24;6(10):584-93. Epub 2010 Aug 24.

Emory Transplant Center, Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrneph.2010.111DOI Listing
October 2010

Immunogenetics and transplantation.

Curr Opin Immunol 2010 Oct;22(5):631-3

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coi.2010.09.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3788644PMC
October 2010

Transplantation and autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease.

Nephrol News Issues 2010 Jun;24(7):28-9

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, USA.

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June 2010

Memory T-cell-specific therapeutics in organ transplantation.

Curr Opin Organ Transplant 2009 Dec;14(6):643-9

Emory Transplant Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MOT.0b013e328332bd4aDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2833266PMC
December 2009

Dynamics of human regulatory T cells in lung lavages of lung transplant recipients.

Transplantation 2009 Aug;88(4):521-7

McKelvey Center for Lung Transplantation and Pulmonary Vascular Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0b013e3181b0e719DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2773802PMC
August 2009

Renal epithelial cell-derived monocyte colony stimulating factor as a local informant of renal injury and means of monocyte activation.

Transpl Int 2009 Jul 29;22(7):730-7. Epub 2009 Jan 29.

Department of Surgery, Emory Transplant Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1432-2277.2009.00840.xDOI Listing
July 2009

Alefacept promotes co-stimulation blockade based allograft survival in nonhuman primates.

Nat Med 2009 Jul 5;15(7):746-9. Epub 2009 Jul 5.

Transplantation Branch, National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, US National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nm.1993DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2772128PMC
July 2009

Clinical tolerance 2008.

Authors:
Allan D Kirk

Transplantation 2009 Apr;87(7):953-5

Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0b013e31819d415eDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2706092PMC
April 2009

Assessment of cadaveric organ viability during pulsatile perfusion using infrared imaging.

Transplantation 2009 Apr;87(8):1163-6

Bioengineering and Physical Science, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0b013e31819e3e02DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2751614PMC
April 2009

Differential effects of donor-specific alloantibody.

Transplant Rev (Orlando) 2009 Jan 31;23(1):25-33. Epub 2008 Oct 31.

Emory Transplant Center, Emory University, 5105-WMB, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trre.2008.08.001DOI Listing
January 2009

The role of alemtuzumab in facilitating maintenance immunosuppression minimization following solid organ transplantation.

Transpl Immunol 2008 Nov 29;20(1-2):6-11. Epub 2008 Sep 29.

Department of Surgery and the Emory Transplant Center, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trim.2008.09.003DOI Listing
November 2008

Assessment of critical renal ischemia with real-time infrared imaging.

J Surg Res 2008 Oct 13;149(2):310-8. Epub 2008 Mar 13.

Laboratory of Bioengineering and Physical Science, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2008.02.007DOI Listing
October 2008

PD-1-dependent mechanisms maintain peripheral tolerance of donor-reactive CD8+ T cells to transplanted tissue.

J Immunol 2008 Oct;181(8):5313-22

Emory Transplant Center and Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2572818PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.181.8.5313DOI Listing
October 2008

Obesity following kidney transplantation and steroid avoidance immunosuppression.

Clin Transplant 2008 May-Jun;22(3):354-9. Epub 2008 Feb 13.

Transplantation Branch, National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1399-0012.2008.00792.xDOI Listing
July 2008

Intraoperative assessment of critical biliary structures with visible range/infrared image fusion.

J Am Coll Surg 2008 Jun 19;206(6):1227-31. Epub 2007 Dec 19.

Vision Technologies Laboratory, Sarnoff Corporation, Princeton, NJ, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2007.10.012DOI Listing
June 2008

Non-invasive monitoring of tissue oxygenation during laparoscopic donor nephrectomy.

BMC Surg 2008 Apr 17;8. Epub 2008 Apr 17.

Naval Medical Research Center, Combat Casualty Care, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2482-8-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2394515PMC
April 2008

Costimulation blockade: towards clinical application.

Front Biosci 2008 Jan 1;13:2120-39. Epub 2008 Jan 1.

The Transplantation Branch, National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2741/2829DOI Listing
January 2008

Alemtuzumab.

Transplantation 2007 Dec;84(12):1545-7

The Emory Transplantation Center, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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