Machine Liver Perfusion (HOPE)

 

Graf Rolf, PhD; Pierre-Alain Clavien, MD, PhD; Philipp Dutkowski, MD


Our research group previously showed the impact of an end-ischemic hypothermic oxygenated perfusion (HOPE) on reperfusion injury and biliary fibrosis in liver grafts.

In our new project, we aimed to investigate effects of HOPE on rejection after orthotopic liver transplantation.