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A kidney transplant is an operation where a healthy kidney from one person (the donor) is transferred to a person who has little or no kidney function (the recipient).
Adherence promotion strategy reduces costs, improves outcomes for adolescent transplant recipients

Adherence promotion strategy reduces costs, improves outcomes for adolescent transplant recipients

Obesity may negatively affect kidney function in women with type 2 diabetes

Obesity may negatively affect kidney function in women with type 2 diabetes

Covid still threatens millions of Americans. Why are we so eager to move on?

Covid still threatens millions of Americans. Why are we so eager to move on?

COVID-19 vaccine-induced immunity in heart and kidney solid organ transplant recipients

COVID-19 vaccine-induced immunity in heart and kidney solid organ transplant recipients

Gut enzymes open a gateway to create universal blood-type donor organs

Gut enzymes open a gateway to create universal blood-type donor organs

NYU Langone achieves top rankings for kidney transplants in New York City and the United States

NYU Langone achieves top rankings for kidney transplants in New York City and the United States

Response to COVID-19 vaccine booster in seronegative kidney transplant recipients

Response to COVID-19 vaccine booster in seronegative kidney transplant recipients

Study assesses the antibody response to additional dose of COVID-19 vaccine in transplant recipients

Study assesses the antibody response to additional dose of COVID-19 vaccine in transplant recipients

Study shows homologous COVID boosters better than heterologous in most kidney transplant recipients

Study shows homologous COVID boosters better than heterologous in most kidney transplant recipients

UAB research outlines successful xenotransplantation of genetically modified kidneys

UAB research outlines successful xenotransplantation of genetically modified kidneys

Withdrawing steroid treatment found to boost SARS-CoV-2 vaccine-induced immunity in kidney transplant recipients

Withdrawing steroid treatment found to boost SARS-CoV-2 vaccine-induced immunity in kidney transplant recipients

Neutralization of SARS-CoV-2 variants by three-dose mRNA vaccinated kidney transplant recipient sera

Neutralization of SARS-CoV-2 variants by three-dose mRNA vaccinated kidney transplant recipient sera

New CRISPR-based assay can non-invasively detect a biomarker of acute kidney rejection in urine

New CRISPR-based assay can non-invasively detect a biomarker of acute kidney rejection in urine

Transplant recipients benefit from a COVID-19 vaccine booster

Transplant recipients benefit from a COVID-19 vaccine booster

Retransplantation may provide better survival over dialysis after failed first kidney transplant

Retransplantation may provide better survival over dialysis after failed first kidney transplant

Vaccinated kidney transplant recipients not adequately protected against emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants

Vaccinated kidney transplant recipients not adequately protected against emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants

Booster shots improve CD8+ T cell response to SARS-CoV-2 in animal model

Booster shots improve CD8+ T cell response to SARS-CoV-2 in animal model

NYU Langone Health performs second successful investigational xenotransplantation procedure

NYU Langone Health performs second successful investigational xenotransplantation procedure

Fourth shot of Moderna COVID vaccine improves Delta variant neutralization in kidney transplant patients

Fourth shot of Moderna COVID vaccine improves Delta variant neutralization in kidney transplant patients

UK's leading health charities team up to encourage vulnerable people to get COVID-19 vaccines

UK's leading health charities team up to encourage vulnerable people to get COVID-19 vaccines