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Editorial: Transplant rejection and tolerance-advancing the field through integration of computational and experimental investigation

Abstract:

Seventy years after the first proof of concept that the immune system can be trained to accept transplanted tissues via induction of immune tolerance, we are still waiting for a clinical approach that could be used routinely in transplant patients. Transplantation is a life-saving surgical procedure that is still only successful when paired with life-long administration of immunosuppressive drugs. However, the debilitating side effects of the long-term use of these drugs, together with their ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3389/fimmu.2017.00616

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
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Name:
Seventh Framework Programme
Funding agency for:
Wood, K
Grant:
BioDRIM
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Name:
National Institutes of Health
Grant:
R01-AI028433
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Name:
Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
Publisher:
Frontiers Media
Journal:
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Volume:
8
Issue:
MAY
Pages:
616
Publication date:
2017-05-30
Acceptance date:
2017-05-10
DOI:
EISSN:
1664-3224
Pmid:
28611776
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:700864
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uuid:8d862e02-fd2c-400c-80e8-851033832419
Local pid:
pubs:700864
Source identifiers:
700864
Deposit date:
2018-10-15

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