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As a member of the transplant community, you are probably aware that April is Donate Life Month. While not all of us work directly with the organ donation process, it is something that touches...


The 2018 board elections are now open through June 4, 2018, at 5 pm PST. Winners of the election will be announced at the AST...

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Hēth (“Heath”) Roderick Turnquist

Speciality: Transplant Immunology and Cytokine Immunobiology

Graduated from: South Dakota State University (1997) - B.S. - Biology; B.S. – Psychology University of Nebraska Medical School; Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases (2005) - Ph...

Current position: Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Surgery and Immunology University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Thomas E. Starzl...


This book covers the basic functionality of the immune system, the latest developments in immunosupressive drugs and protocols, and emerging technologies in the field.

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