General Info About Transplantation
Milestones In transplantation
Early 20th Century: Techniques of joining two or more blood vessels developed by
Mathiew Jaboulay and Alexis Carrel.
1950’s:Beginning of a modern era of transplantation.
1954:First successful kidney transplant (living donor transplant)
performed between identical twins in 1954 by Joseph Murray and
1959:Schwartz and Dameshek discovered that 6-mercaptopurine had
Roy Calne showed that azathioprine (a derivative of 6-
mercaptopurine) prevented the rejection of canine kidney
1960’s:Combination of azathioprine and corticosteriods developed.
1970’s:(Late):Beginning of a cyclosporine era.
Latest Publications and Research on Kidney TransplantationComparison of Estimating Equations for the Prediction of Glomerular Filtration Rate in Kidney Donors before and after Kidney Donation. - Published by PubMed
Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes guidelines on anaemia management in chronic kidney disease: a European Renal Best Practice position statement. - Published by PubMed
Clinical and experimental use of probiotic formulations for management of end-stage renal disease: an update. - Published by PubMed
GVHD-associated chronic kidney disease after allogeneic haematopoietic cell transplantation. - Published by PubMed
Regeneration and experimental orthotopic transplantation of a bioengineered kidney. - Published by PubMed