Xenotransplant News
The potential of statins in xenotransplantation
Natural protection from zoonosis by alpha-gal epitopes on virus particles in xenotransmission
Establishment and characterization of porcine Sertoli cell line for the study of xenotransplantation
Evaluation of promoters for driving efficient transgene expression in neonatal porcine islets
Transgenic expression of HLA-E single chain trimer protects porcine endothelial cells against human natural killer cell-mediated cytotoxicity
The xenoantibody response and immunoglobulin gene expression profile of cynomolgus monkeys transplanted with hDAF-transgenic porcine hearts
Histopathological findings in the gastrointestinal tract of primate recipients of porcine renal xenografts following different immunosuppressive regimens
Live encapsulated porcine islets from a type 1 diabetic patient 9.5 yr after xenotransplantation
Babesia as a complication of immunosuppression following pig-to-baboon heart transplantation
Xenotransplantation literature update November–December 2006
Manuscript Reviewers, 2006
Advances in xenotransplantation
The biology of alpha-Gal
(1) Pre-clinical islet transplantation
(2) Targeting the T-cell costimulation pathways allows long-term survival of neonatal porcine islets in diabetic non-human primates
(3) Reversible immortalization of human pancreatic beta cells to develop diabetes-targeted cell therapy
(1) Gene-knockout (GT-KO) heterotopic cardiac xenotransplantation
(2) α1,3-galactosyltransferase gene-knockout was an essential step towards successful pig organ transplantation in primates
(1) The role of anti-non-Gal antibodies in xenograft rejection in a pig-to-baboon kidney transplantation model
(2) Cotransplantation of vascularized thymus and kidney from GalT-KO pigs to baboons