A Osama Gaber

Summary

Affiliation: The Methodist Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Thymoglobulin for induction or rejection therapy in pancreas allograft recipients: a single centre experience
    Jennifer Trofe
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
    Clin Transplant 16:34-44. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of sirolimus plus tacrolimus versus sirolimus plus cyclosporine in high-risk renal allograft recipients: results from an open-label, randomized trial
    A Osama Gaber
    Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Transplantation 86:1187-95. 2008
  3. pmc Conversion from twice-daily tacrolimus capsules to once-daily extended-release tacrolimus (LCPT): a phase 2 trial of stable renal transplant recipients
    A Osama Gaber
    The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 96:191-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Cross-sectional and case-control analyses of the association of kidney function staging with adverse postoperative outcomes in general and vascular surgery
    AHMED OSAMA GABER
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 258:169-77. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Acute rejection characteristics from a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled multicenter trial of early corticosteroid withdrawal
    A Osama Gaber
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin Street, SM1661, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 95:573-9. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Antithymocyte globulin induction in living donor renal transplant recipients: final report of the TAILOR registry
    A Osama Gaber
    Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, The Methodist Hospital Physicians Organization, The Methodist Hospital System, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 94:331-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint A review of the evidence for use of thymoglobulin induction in renal transplantation
    A Osama Gaber
    Methodist Transplant Center, Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 42:1395-400. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Rabbit antithymocyte globulin (thymoglobulin): 25 years and new frontiers in solid organ transplantation and haematology
    A Osama Gaber
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Drugs 70:691-732. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Comparing an early corticosteroid/late calcineurin-free immunosuppression protocol to a sirolimus-, cyclosporine A-, and prednisone-based regimen for pancreas-kidney transplantation
    Richard J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 89:727-32. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Screening for BK viremia reduces but does not eliminate the risk of BK nephropathy: a single-center retrospective analysis
    Richard J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 95:949-54. 2013

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Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Thymoglobulin for induction or rejection therapy in pancreas allograft recipients: a single centre experience
    Jennifer Trofe
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
    Clin Transplant 16:34-44. 2002
    ..To review the safety and efficacy of thymoglobulin in pancreas transplant patients receiving tacrolimus and mycophenolate mofetil...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of sirolimus plus tacrolimus versus sirolimus plus cyclosporine in high-risk renal allograft recipients: results from an open-label, randomized trial
    A Osama Gaber
    Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Transplantation 86:1187-95. 2008
    ..The efficacy and safety of sirolimus (SRL) plus tacrolimus (TAC) versus SRL plus cyclosporine (CsA) were compared in high-risk renal allograft recipients...
  3. pmc Conversion from twice-daily tacrolimus capsules to once-daily extended-release tacrolimus (LCPT): a phase 2 trial of stable renal transplant recipients
    A Osama Gaber
    The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 96:191-7. 2013
    ..LCP-Tacro is an extended-release formulation of tacrolimus designed for once-daily dosing. Phase 1 studies demonstrated greater bioavailability to twice-daily tacrolimus capsules and no new safety concerns...
  4. doi request reprint Cross-sectional and case-control analyses of the association of kidney function staging with adverse postoperative outcomes in general and vascular surgery
    AHMED OSAMA GABER
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 258:169-77. 2013
    ..This study aimed to assess kidney dysfunction in general surgical patients and examine the effect on postoperative mortality and morbidity...
  5. doi request reprint Acute rejection characteristics from a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled multicenter trial of early corticosteroid withdrawal
    A Osama Gaber
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin Street, SM1661, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 95:573-9. 2013
    ..This report characterizes acute rejection and rejection outcomes in subjects randomized to continuous corticosteroid therapy (CCS) or early corticosteroid withdrawal (CSWD; 7 days after transplantation) in the Astellas Blinded CSWD Trial...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antithymocyte globulin induction in living donor renal transplant recipients: final report of the TAILOR registry
    A Osama Gaber
    Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, The Methodist Hospital Physicians Organization, The Methodist Hospital System, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 94:331-7. 2012
    ..The Thymoglobulin Antibody Immunosuppression in Living Donor Recipients registry was established to assess clinical experience with rabbit antithymocyte globulin (rATG; Thymoglobulin) in living donor renal transplant recipients...
  7. doi request reprint A review of the evidence for use of thymoglobulin induction in renal transplantation
    A Osama Gaber
    Methodist Transplant Center, Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 42:1395-400. 2010
    ..This review describes the evidence supporting the use of depleting ATGs in kidney transplantation...
  8. doi request reprint Rabbit antithymocyte globulin (thymoglobulin): 25 years and new frontiers in solid organ transplantation and haematology
    A Osama Gaber
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Drugs 70:691-732. 2010
    ..Advances in the understanding of the multifaceted mechanism of action will guide research into new therapeutic areas and future applications...
  9. doi request reprint Comparing an early corticosteroid/late calcineurin-free immunosuppression protocol to a sirolimus-, cyclosporine A-, and prednisone-based regimen for pancreas-kidney transplantation
    Richard J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 89:727-32. 2010
    ..A prednisone and calcineurin inhibitor (CNI)-free protocol was compared with a sirolimus, cyclosporine A (CsA), and prednisone-based immunosuppressive regimen for simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation (SPK)...
  10. doi request reprint Screening for BK viremia reduces but does not eliminate the risk of BK nephropathy: a single-center retrospective analysis
    Richard J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 95:949-54. 2013
    ..This study reviewed the outcomes of a screening protocol for BK viremia to determine if early diagnosis, followed by immunosuppression minimization, would prevent progression to nephropathy and graft loss...
  11. ncbi request reprint Expression of transforming growth factor-beta by human islets: impact on islet viability and function
    Omaima M Sabek
    Department of Surgery, Methodist Hospital Cornell University, Physicians Organization, Houston, TX, USA
    Cell Transplant 16:775-85. 2007
    ..The data also indicate that in vitro culture system and the in vivo NOD-SCID model could be used successfully to evaluate the nonimmune effects of gene transduction...
  12. doi request reprint Donor-specific HLA-DQ antibodies may contribute to poor graft outcome after renal transplantation
    Jennifer M Devos
    Department of Pharmacy, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Kidney Int 82:598-604. 2012
    ..Ongoing surveillance is necessary to determine the long-term outcome of patients developing HLA-DQ donor-specific antibodies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Observations regarding the use of sirolimus and tacrolimus in high-risk cadaveric renal transplantation
    Agnes Lo
    Departments of a Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Clin Transplant 18:53-61. 2004
    ..This study was designed to determine the optimal dosage combinations of tacrolimus and sirolimus in a high-risk cadaveric renal transplant population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility of histological features of polyomavirus allograft nephropathy
    Lillian W Gaber
    Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, 38163, USA
    Transplantation 82:196-204. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if histological features of polyomavirus allograft nephropathy (PVAN) are associated with the clinical presentation and outcomes of PVAN...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effect of isolation methods and the use of different enzymes on islet yield and in vivo function
    Omaima M Sabek
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cell Transplant 17:785-92. 2008
    ..Our results show that although there is no different in islet yield, purity, and integrity between different enzymes using the same method, hand-shaking method yields more islets with better integrity than mechanical-shaking method...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ipsilateral placement in double-kidney transplantation
    A Osama Gaber
    Department of Surgery, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Transplantation 84:929-31. 2007
    ..In the recipient, the incision should allow complete dissection of the common external and internal iliac arteries. This report provides a detail of the technique used for ipsilateral placement of double kidneys...
  17. doi request reprint Considerations in sirolimus use in the early and late post-transplant periods
    Samir J Patel
    The Methodist Hospital, Department of Pharmacy, 6565 Fannin St MB1 056, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 8:421-34. 2009
    ..The role of sirolimus in preserving long-term renal function, post-transplant malignancies and in prevention of atherosclerosis is currently being considered...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of sirolimus-based calcineurin inhibitor-sparing and calcineurin inhibitor-free regimens in cadaveric renal transplantation
    Agnes Lo
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Transplantation 77:1228-35. 2004
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  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of CYP3A5 and MDR1 polymorphic expression on cyclosporine oral disposition in renal transplant patients
    Charles R Yates
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 874 Union Avenue, Crowe Building Room 5P, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 43:555-64. 2003
    ..Thus, the MDR1 C3435T genotype offers a potential mechanistic basis to explain interracial differences in CsA oral bioavailability. Further studies are needed to explore the relationship between CYP3A5 and MDR1 genotype and phenotype...
  20. doi request reprint YSPSL (rPSGL-Ig) for improvement of early renal allograft function: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, multi-center Phase IIa study
    A Osama Gaber
    Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:523-33. 2011
    ..Recombinant P-selectin glycoprotein ligand IgG fusion protein, rPSGL-Ig (YSPSL), a fusion protein of human P-selectin ligand and IgG1-Fc, blocks leukocyte adhesion and protects against ischemia reperfusion injury (IRI) in animal models...
  21. doi request reprint Risk factors and consequences of delayed graft function in deceased donor renal transplant patients receiving antithymocyte globulin induction
    Samir J Patel
    Department of Pharmacy, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 86:313-20. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to characterize risk factors and outcomes associated with DGF when it occurs in recipients undergoing routine rATG induction...
  22. ncbi request reprint Long-term experience with simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplantation with portal-enteric drainage and tacrolimus/mycophenolate mofetil-based immunosuppression
    Robert J Stratta
    Departments of Surgery Transplant, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA rstratta wfubmc edu
    Clin Transplant 17:69-77. 2003
    ..The purpose of the study was to analyse outcomes in patients undergoing PTX with P-E drainage and contemporary immunosuppression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor gene delivery for revascularization in transplanted human islets
    Ajit S Narang
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 26 South Dunlap Street, Feurt Building RM 406, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Pharm Res 21:15-25. 2004
    ..Human vascular endothelial growth factor (hVEGF) gene delivery is likely to promote islet revascularization and survival...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of donor factors on human islet yield and their in vivo function
    Omaima M Sabek
    University of Tennessee Health Science Centre, Memphis, USA
    Prog Transplant 16:350-4. 2006
    ..This practice is based on experience that indicates that islet yield and posttransplant function are related to donor demographics and injury mechanisms...
  25. ncbi request reprint Renal allograft loss as the result of polyomavirus interstitial nephritis after simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplantation: results with kidney retransplantation
    Ahmed H Al-Jedai
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA
    Transplantation 75:490-4. 2003
    ..Furthermore, because of limited experience, the decision to perform retransplantation in patients who lost their primary kidney grafts to PV interstitial nephritis becomes a difficult one...
  26. doi request reprint Analysis of liver transplant outcomes for United Network for Organ Sharing recipients 60 years old or older identifies multiple model for end-stage liver disease-independent prognostic factors
    Thomas A Aloia
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Liver Transpl 16:950-9. 2010
    ..By optimization of donor selection for recipients over the age of 60 years, clinical utilization of the ORPS model may enhance organ utilization for all patients awaiting OLT...
  27. doi request reprint A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled multicenter trial comparing early (7 day) corticosteroid cessation versus long-term, low-dose corticosteroid therapy
    E Steve Woodle
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Ann Surg 248:564-77. 2008
    ..To compare outcomes with early corticosteroid withdrawal (CSWD) and chronic low dose corticosteroid therapy (CCS)...
  28. doi request reprint Effect of immunosuppression for first kidney or kidney/pancreas transplant on sensitization at the time of second transplant
    Kyle L Dawson
    Department of Pharmacy, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 2Center for Biostatistics, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 91:751-6. 2011
    ..This analysis of the United Network for Organ Sharing kidney/pancreas transplant database investigates factors at the time of first transplant associated with increased sensitization in patients undergoing second transplantation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of de novo localized thrombotic microangiopathy by surveillance biopsy
    M Colleen Hastings
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center UTHSC, Memphis, TN, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 22:742-6. 2007
    ..This patient had resolution of the renal lesion following conversion from tacrolimus to sirolimus-based immunosuppression...
  30. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an immunosuppressant side effect instrument
    Rebecca P Winsett
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tenn, USA
    Prog Transplant 14:210-6, 240. 2004
    ..We Were asked to develop an instrument to measure side effects in immunosuppressed transplant recipients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Preservation of human pancreatic islet in vivo function after 6-month culture in serum-free media
    Benjamin T Rush
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Transplantation 77:1147-54. 2004
    ..The authors investigate the possibility of preserving islet function for extended periods (6 months) in culture and describe the in vitro and in vivo functional outcomes associated with these extended culture times...
  32. ncbi request reprint Advances in long-term islet culture: the Memphis experience
    A Osama Gaber
    University of Tennessee, Memphis, Department of Surgery, Transplant Division Memphis, TN, USA
    Cell Biochem Biophys 40:49-54. 2004
    ..These changes may explain the improved efficacy of the islet graft after short and intermediate culture periods. Further research into long-term culture of islets is necessary to fully explore the potential of the technique...
  33. ncbi request reprint Prospective, randomized trial of the effect of antibody induction in simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplantation: three-year results
    George W Burke
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Transplantation 77:1269-75. 2004
    ..Induction agents included T-cell-depleting and interleukin-2 receptor antibodies...
  34. doi request reprint Using genetic and clinical factors to predict tacrolimus dose in renal transplant recipients
    Ping Wang
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston, TX, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 11:1389-402. 2010
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  35. doi request reprint Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis in a kidney transplant: a rare complication of sirolimus
    Huseyin Kadikoy
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:2795-8. 2010
    ..Discontinuation of sirolimus and initiation of tacrolimus led to resolution of PAP without recurrence of HUS...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cationic lipid and polymer-based gene delivery to human pancreatic islets
    Ram I Mahato
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Mol Ther 7:89-100. 2003
    ..The low transfection efficiency is due to the islets being a cluster of approximately 1000 non-dividing cells. This underscores the importance of experimentation with the actual human islets...
  37. ncbi request reprint Diminished lung injury with vascular adhesion molecule-1 blockade in choline-deficient ethionine diet-induced pancreatitis
    Christopher S Callicutt
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 956 Court Avenue, Suite A202, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Surgery 133:186-96. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether blocking expression of VCAM-1 in acute pancreatitis would modify acute pulmonary injury...
  38. ncbi request reprint The inflammatory cascade in acute pancreatitis: relevance to clinical disease
    Mohammed Elfar
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin Street, Suite SM1661A, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1325-40, vii. 2007
    ..Pancreatic enzyme activation triggers a local and systemic inflammatory response that is associated with recruitment of inflammatory cells into the pancreas and a widespread up-regulation of inflammatory markers in distant tissues...
  39. doi request reprint Comparison of laparoendoscopic single site (LESS) and conventional laparoscopic donor nephrectomy at a single institution
    Lambros Stamatakis
    Scott Department of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BJU Int 112:198-206. 2013
    ..Using this outcome as a surrogate for technical difficulty suggests a relatively shallow learning curve for LESS-DN...
  40. ncbi request reprint Changes in weight during the first year after kidney transplantation
    Ann K Cashion
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Prog Transplant 17:40-7. 2007
    ..Obesity frequently occurs following kidney transplantation and is of concern because of the associated risk for cardiovascular complications...
  41. doi request reprint Initial survival data of kidney transplant patients with pre-transplant monoclonal gammopathy
    Liliana Soltero
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist J C Walter Jr Transplant Center, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:300-4. 2012
    ..The prevalence of MGUS in kidney transplantation (KT) candidates is unknown. The present is a retrospective report of patients who underwent evaluation for a KT and were found to have MGUS at our center...
  42. ncbi request reprint Quantitative detection of T-cell activation markers by real-time PCR in renal transplant rejection and correlation with histopathologic evaluation
    Omaima Sabek
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee, Memphis 38163, USA
    Transplantation 74:701-7. 2002
    ..The quest for noninvasive methods to diagnose rejection in solid-organ transplants has been rejuvenated by recent observations that specific cytotoxic T-cell markers are up-regulated during rejection...
  43. doi request reprint Increased mortality of solid organ transplant recipients with H1N1 infection: a single center experience
    Sarah M Gainer
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:229-37. 2012
    ..02). In the context of an initial epidemic of H1N1, infection was associated with increased risk of complications and mortality in solid organ transplant recipients...
  44. pmc Detection of MDR1 single nucleotide polymorphisms C3435T and G2677T using real-time polymerase chain reaction: MDR1 single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping assay
    Pengfei Song
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    AAPS PharmSci 4:E29. 2002
    ..We have developed a rapid MDR1 genotyping method that can be used to assess the contribution of MDR1*2 to pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic variability of P-glycoprotein substrates...
  45. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of the donation process from adult-to-adult living liver donors
    Rebecca P Winsett
    College of Nursing, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tenn, USA
    Prog Transplant 13:123-9. 2003
    ..Donor safety and the impact on quality of life continue to concern transplant centers as living liver transplantation increases...
  46. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for acute Budd-Chiari syndrome in identical twin sisters with Factor V leiden mutation
    Nosratollah Nezakatgoo
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee 38163 2116, USA
    Transplantation 76:195-8. 2003
    ..The cause of BCS comprises several diseases leading to thrombophilia. Activated protein C resistance as a result of a single gene mutation in factor V, the so called factor V Leiden (FVL), is the most common cause of thrombophilia...
  47. ncbi request reprint Long-term culture and maintenance of human islets of Langerhans in memphis serum-free media
    Daniel W Fraga
    Islet Transplant Laboratory, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
    Methods Mol Med 107:303-11. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint Gastric radiation enteritis after intra-arterial yttrium-90 microsphere therapy for early stage hepatocellular carcinoma
    Thomas A Aloia
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Exp Clin Transplant 7:141-4. 2009
    ..To demonstrate the potential risks associated with this treatment, in the following case report, we describe a patient with early stage hepatocellular carcinoma who experienced severe toxicity from intra-arterial radiotherapy...
  49. pmc Timing of referral impacts surgical outcomes in patients undergoing repair of bile duct injuries
    Craig P Fischer
    Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, The Methodist Hospital Department of Surgery Houston, TX, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 11:32-7. 2009
    ..Additionally, we examined the impact of delayed referral to our centre on short- and long-term outcomes after surgical repair of BDI...
  50. doi request reprint Combined lung and liver transplantation: Analysis of a single-center experience
    Stephanie G Yi
    Department of Surgery, Department of Medicine, Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
    Liver Transpl 20:46-53. 2014
    ..This series reflects a large single-center CLLT experience. Sepsis is the most common cause of death. The procedure should be considered for candidates with LAS < 50. Liver Transpl 20:46-53, 2014. © 2013 AASLD. ..
  51. doi request reprint Characterization of a nanogland for the autotransplantation of human pancreatic islets
    Omaima M Sabek
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lab Chip 13:3675-88. 2013
    ..In this context, mouse endothelial cell infiltration suggesting neovascularization from the host were identified in the retrieved grafts. The NanoGland represents a novel, promising approach for the autotransplantation of human islets. ..
  52. doi request reprint Low molecular weight heparin dosing and monitoring in solid organ transplant recipients
    Misbah A Moten
    Department of Pharmacy, Houston Methodist, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:852-7. 2013
    ..002). No major bleeds occurred. Supratherapeutic anti-Xa levels are common in transplant patients receiving enoxaparin therapy. Empirically reduced dosing of enoxaparin and monitoring may warrant consideration in this population. ..
  53. ncbi request reprint Impact of hepatitis C virus status in pancreas transplantation: a case controlled study
    Marsha R Honaker
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Clin Transplant 16:243-51. 2002
    ..Further studies with more patients and longer follow-up are needed to fully define the impact of HCV status on pancreas graft survival and function...
  54. ncbi request reprint Novel branched poly(ethylenimine)-cholesterol water-soluble lipopolymers for gene delivery
    Dong An Wang
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Biomacromolecules 3:1197-207. 2002
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