Monitoring the Allotransplant Recipient

  • H. Kreis
  • J. Crosnier
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 9)


Since the first long term successful transplantation in the human in 1959, our group at the Necker Hospital has been concerned that a range of immunological tests, inspired by basic research into graft immunity, be introduced into clinical transplantation. We were thus the first in 1959 to concentrate our efforts on the immunologic selection of the donor and on discovering the means of assessing the degree of immunologic similarity between donor and recipient.


Acute Rejection Graft Survival Renal Allograft Graft Survival Rate Antibody Dependent Cell Mediate Cytotoxicity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Kreis
    • 1
  • J. Crosnier
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NephrologyHôpital NeckerParisFrance

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