Improving the Supply and Quality of Deceased-Donor Organs for Transplantation

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Solid-organ transplantation is the treatment of choice for many patients with end-stage diseases, but the supply of organs is limited. Recent advances are improving the quality and supply of organs for transplantation.

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We thank Drs. Sanjeev Noel and Timm Heinbokel for administrative assistance with the references.

Author Affiliations

From Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston (S.G.T.); and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore (H.R.).

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