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A successful transplant begins with organ preservation

Abstract:

- Organ preservation is a critical link in the chain of donation and transplantation and has a significant effect on post-transplant graft function and graft survival. - Clinically, the most widely used form of preservation is static cold storage, which is based on the reduction of cellular metabolism by hypothermia. - Although static cold storage is simple and effective, it is questionable whether it still meets present day requirements. Due to the persistent shortage of donors, increasing n...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde
Volume:
152
Issue:
13
Pages:
737-741
Publication date:
2008-03-29
ISSN:
0028-2162
Source identifiers:
191154
Language:
Dutch; Flemish
Pubs id:
pubs:191154
UUID:
uuid:95338d74-cd54-4d3a-a2e6-5bcf53eec646
Local pid:
pubs:191154
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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