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Accepting more DCD donor kidneys may reduce discard rate

Despite being a vital source of kidneys for transplantation, donation after circulatory death (DCD) is underutilized and less common in the United States. New research shows that DCD kidneys may be as viable as kidneys from other donors, and that accepting more DCD donor...

source: By Lynn Hetzler
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Invoices for 2018 member dues have been sent. If you did not receive the email, please let us know at If you are not a dual member, you can pay your open balance by logging into the Member Portal of

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Abstracts are now being accepted for the 2018 American Transplant Congress, June 2–6 in Seattle. The deadline for submissions is Friday, December 1, 2017.

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Be part of the ASTS 18th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium! Submit your 100-word proposal for the Soapbox Session, "Solutions to Save More Lives Through Transplantation," to be considered for a 5-minute time slot to present your innovative idea.

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Early Bird registration ends Wednesday, November 15, for the ASTS 18th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium! Join us in Miami January 11-14 for extraordinary networking, innovative sessions, and cutting-edge science as we explore the theme "The Future Is Now: Saving...

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The Milan criteria are used to allocate livers to patients with HCC requiring liver transplantation (LT) but do not include objective measures of tumor biology. Biological markers including the neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio...

source: Annals of Surgery

Locoregional bridging treatments are commonly applied in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) prior to liver transplantation to prevent tumor progression during waiting time. It remains...

source: Clinical Transplantation


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