Organ transplantation is a major operation and is only offered when all other treatment options have failed. Consequently, it is often a life-saving intervention. Often called blood and marrow transplantation (BMT), a common tissue transplantation procedure. The immune system plays a critical role in transplantation. The complex mechanisms of immunity, which under normal circumstances work to identify foreign microbes and direct the immune system to destroy them. Transplant recipients must take drugs to suppress their immune systems so that they are not rejected by their new organs. Over the lifetime, 276584 publication(s) have been published within this topic receiving 7961661 citation(s).
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Top Experts in Transplantation Research
Dr. Thomas Starzl is a professor, transplant surgeon and one of the pioneering researchers in the field of organ transplantation. His research helped change the face of transplant medicine, enabling patients' lives to be saved by the procedure. Dr. Starzl has received numerous awards for his research, including the 1984 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.The author has contributed to research in topic(s): Transplantation & Liver transplantation. The author has an hindex of 150, co-authored 1625 publication(s) receiving 91704 citation(s). Previous affiliations of Thomas E. Starzl include University of Bologna & University of Colorado Boulder.
Richard E. Champlin, MD, PhD is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX. His research interests include the biology and therapy of leukemia, especially acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) and the use of blood cancer stem cells as targets for improved treatment.The author has contributed to research in topic(s): Transplantation & Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. The author has an hindex of 138, co-authored 1402 publication(s) receiving 66917 citation(s).
3. Arnon Nagler
Arnon Nagler is a scientific researcher and professor at the Sheba Medical Center and Tel-Aviv University. He has received numerous citations of his work, which has been published in top journals such as Science Translational Medicine and Molecular Therapy. Arnon Nagler also has an hindex of 98, co-authored 1316 publication(s) receiving 44298 citation(s). Previous affiliations of Dr. Nagler include University of Paris and French Institute of Health and Medical Research.
Mohamad Mohty is a academic researcher from University of Paris. The author has contributed to research in topic(s): Transplantation & Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. The author has an hindex of 69, co-authored 801 publication(s) receiving 19109 citation(s). Previous affiliations of Mohamad Mohty include Pierre-and-Marie-Curie University & University of Nantes. His current work and focus are on "Hematopoietic progenitors: pluripotent and multipotent" that may be interesting to you.
The author of this publication Daniel J. Weisdorf is a world-renowned academic researcher from University of Minnesota. The author has contributed to research in topic(s): Transplantation & Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. The author has an hindex of 122, co-authored 917 publication(s) receiving 68271 citation(s). Previous affiliations of Daniel J. Weisdorf include Mayo Clinic & Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
Top Institutions in Transplantation Research
Harvard University is a research university based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The school is a member of the Association of American Universities, which consists of leading public and private research institutions in the United States and Canada. Harvard has over 10 million volumes and more than 60,000 pieces of artwork in its library system. There are more than 360 active student clubs on campus. It is known for research contribution in the topic(s): Population & Cancer. The organization has 208150 authors who have published 530388 publication(s) receiving 38152182 citation(s). The organization is also known as: Harvard & University of Harvard.
Boston Children's Hospital is a leading pediatric academic medical center with primary teaching affiliations with Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine. Founded in 1869 as The Pediatric Hospital in Boston, it wasn't until 1914 that the hospital was renamed under its current moniker. Today, Boston Children's offers advanced health care to children from birth through adolescence and into adulthood.It is known for research contribution in the topic(s): Population & Transplantation. The organization has 165409 authors who have published 215589 publication(s) receiving 6885627 citation(s).
University of Pittsburgh (also referred to as Pitt) is a public research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Founded as Pittsburgh Academy in 1787, the university has grown into one of the leading universities in the United States. The University offers a wide variety of academic programs at both graduate and undergraduate levels.It has 87042 authors who have published 201012 publication(s) receiving 9656783 citation(s). The organization offers a broad range of programs including graduate and professional studies, Undergraduate Studies with over 180 majors certificates and minors, dual degree programs, and online learning.
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities is a public research university in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota. Established in 1851, it is the oldest and largest campus within the University of Minnesota system and has the sixth-largest main campus student body in the United States, with 51,895 students in 2016–17. University of Minnesota is known for research contribution in the topics(s) of Population & Transplantation. It has 117432 authors who have published 257986 publication(s) receiving 11944239 citation(s). The organization is also known as: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities & University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.
5. Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is one of the largest and most highly regarded healthcare organizations in the world. The medical center comprises three large facilities in Rochester, Minnesota, including a children's hospital and an integrated medical center. Mayo Clinic is also involved in several research areas, including medical imaging, population & transplantation and surgical services.It is known for research contribution in the topic(s): Population & Transplantation. The organization has 63387 authors who have published 169578 publication(s) receiving 8114006 citation(s).
Top Journals and Conferences publishing in Transplantation Research
Transplantation is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes research in the field of organ transplantation, including liver and pancreas transplantation. The journal publishes the latest advances in research related to all aspects of transplantation including: clinical medicine and surgery, laboratory science, organ pooling and distribution systems, policy making, public health issues and education. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Transplantation & Liver transplantation. It has an ISSN identifier of 0041-1337. Over the lifetime, 30091 publication(s) have been published receiving 943141 citation(s).
Blood is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Nature Publishing Group. The editors-in-chief are Paula T. Brodt and Jonathan A. Orloff (Stanford University). With an impact factor of 7.643 (2017), Blood currently holds the second highest impact factor among all basic science journals in immunology, haematology, oncology and bone marrow transplantation.The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Transplantation & Bone marrow. It has an ISSN identifier of 0006-4971. Over the lifetime, 90150 publication(s) have been published receiving 4613373 citation(s).
Bone Marrow Transplantation is an academic journal of the highest standard. It publishes high-quality, peer reviewed research in the broad field of bone marrow transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplantation is read keenly by specialists and clinical scientists worldwide in order to keep abreast of current developments in stem cell transplantation, haematopoietic stem cell transplantation, hematopoiesis, stem cell differentiation and lineage commitment.The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Transplantation & Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. It has an ISSN identifier of 0268-3369. Over the lifetime, 12167 publication(s) have been published receiving 342704 citation(s).
The International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society is an academic conference held annually that publishes original, peer-reviewed contributions related to the theory and practice of biomedical engineering. The conference publishes majorly in the area(s): Image segmentation & Population. Over the lifetime, 48771 publication(s) have been published by the conference receiving 557630 citation(s).
2. Web Science
Web Science is an academic conference organised annually since 2005 with the purpose of bringing together researchers from a range of disciplines that address problems emerging from and related to the World Wide Web. The Web Science journal publishes original research in the field of Web Science, which encompasses a wide range of research areas where computers and information technology play an important role in many aspects of human lives.The conference publishes majorly in the area(s): Population & Social media. Over the lifetime, 7511 publication(s) have been published by the conference receiving 364117 citation(s).
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