Last Updated on Mar 19, 2020

Latest Publications and Research on BK Virus Infection

Biol. Blood Marrow Transplant.  2020 Jan 28  

Infections after allogenic transplant with post-transplant cyclophosphamide: impact of donor HLA-matching.

Oltolini C, Greco R, Galli L, Clerici D, Lorentino F, Xue E, Stanghellini MTL, Giglio F, Uhr L, Ripa M, Scarpellini P, Bernardi M, Corti C, Peccatori J, Castagna A, Ciceri F

Incidence and outcome of infections after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) with post-transplant cyclophosphamide (PT-Cy) as G... Read More

Source: PubMed

Clin Transplant  2020 Jan 29  

Management of BK Viremia is Associated with a Lower Risk of Subsequent Cytomegalovirus Infection in Kidney Transplant Recipients.

Jorgenson MR, Descourouez JL, Lyu B, Astor BC, Saddler CM, Mandelbrot DA, Parajuli S

The risk of subsequent cytomegalovirus infection (CMV) in kidney transplant recipients (KTR) after diagnosis of BK polyoma-virus viremia (BKV) is uncl... Read More

Source: PubMed

Am. J. Transplant.  2020 Jan 28  

Long term follow up of Beta Cell Replacement Therapy in Ten HIV Infected Patients with Renal Failure Secondary to Type I Diabetes Mellitus.

Roll GR, Posselt AM, Freise J, Baird J, Syed S, Kang SM, Hirose R, Szot GL, Zarinsefat A, Feng S, Worner G, Sarwal M, Stock PG

The approach to transplantation in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients has been conservative due to fear of exacerbating an immunocom... Read More

Source: PubMed

J. Clin. Virol.    

Novel 3D organotypic urothelial cell culture model for identification of new therapeutic approaches in urological infections.

Schneidewind L, Neumann T, Plis A, Brückmann S, Keiser M, Krüger W, Schmidt CA

3D organotypic cell cultures offer the possibility to study cell growth in a more in vivo like situation. To our knowledge no 3D culture of primary ur... Read More

Source: PubMed

Clin Transl Immunology    

Proteome-wide analysis of T-cell response to BK polyomavirus in healthy virus carriers and kidney transplant recipients reveals a unique transcriptional and functional profile.

Ambalathingal GR, Francis RS, Corvino D, Srihari S, Aftab BT, Smith C, Khanna R

Cellular immunity against BK polyomavirus (BKV)-encoded antigens plays a crucial role in long-term protection against virus-associated pathogenesis in... Read More

Source: PubMed

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