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. 2019;1899:159-180.
doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-8938-6_12.

Immune Tolerance and Rejection in Organ Transplantation


Immune Tolerance and Rejection in Organ Transplantation

Jessica Stolp et al. Methods Mol Biol. .


In this chapter, we describe the history of transplantation, the multiple cell types, and mechanisms that are involved in rejection and tolerance of a transplanted organ, as well as summarize the common and promising new therapeutics used in transplant patients.

Keywords: B cells; Cell therapy; Clinical symptoms of rejection; Immune mechanisms of rejection; Immunosuppression; Organ transplant; Regulatory cells; T cells; Transplant tolerance.

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