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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 numbers...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde
Volume:
152
Issue:
13
Pages:
737-741
Publication date:
2008-03-05
EISSN:
1876-8784
ISSN:
0028-2162
URN:
uuid:484501ab-2b35-46b5-93c4-0af6f57de3df
Source identifiers:
191313
Local pid:
pubs:191313

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