TITLE

The Long Road to Pancreatic Islet Transplantation

AUTHOR(S)
Hardy, Mark A.; Witkowski, Piotr; Sondermeijer, Hugo; Harris, Paul
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
World Journal of Surgery;Apr2010, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p625
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the effort that led to the establishment of the Pancreatic Islet Transplantation Program. Doctor Eric Rose provided significant contribution. Rose laid the foundation of the largest heart transplant program in the world. Steroid-free protocol for clinical pancreatic islet transplantation was introduced in 2001. The article describes the details of experiment and research related to islet transplantation.
ACCESSION #
48409566

 

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