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2004

Author(s) Süsal C, Opelz G
Title Good kidney transplant outcome in recipients with presensitization against HLA class II but not HLA class I.
Source Hum Immunol 65:810-816, 2004 Abstract Full Text
doi:10.1016/j.humimm.2004.05.010
Author(s) Melk A, Daniel V, Mehls O, Opelz G, Tönshoff B
Title Longitudinal analysis of T-helper cell phenotypes in renal-transplant recipients undergoing growth hormone therapy.
Source Transplantation 78:1792-1801, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Czachurski D, Scherer S, Gehrke G, Laux G, Opelz G, Mytilineos J
Title Identification of two new HLA alleles: B*5611 and B*3546. How reliable are the published HLA-B intron 2 sequences?
Source Tissue Antigens 64:500-505, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Laux G, Opelz G
Title Immunological relevance of CREG matching in cadaver kidney transplantation.
Source Transplantation 78:442-446, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Morath C, Müller-Schilling M, Goldschmidt H, Opelz G, Zeier M
Title Malignancy in renal transplantation.
Source J Am Soc Nephrol 15:1582-1588, 2004 Full Text
Author(s) Mytilineos J, Laux G, Opelz G
Title Relevance of IL10, TGFb, TNFa and IL4Ra gene polymorphisms in kidney transplantation.
Source Am J Transplant 4:1684-1690, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Opelz G, Döhler B, Ruhenstroth A
Title Cytomegalovirus prophylaxis and graft outcome in solid organ transplantation.
Source Am J Transplant 4:928-936, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Offman J, Opelz G, Doehler B, Cummins D, Halil O, Banner NR, Burke MM, Sullivan D, Macpherson P, Karran P
Title Defective DNA mismatch repair in acute myeloid leukemia/myelodysplastic syndrome in organ transplant patients.
Source Blood 104:822-828, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Opelz G, Döhler B
Title Lymphomas after solid organ transplantation: A Collaborative Transplant Study report.
Source Am J Transplant 4:222-230, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Süsal C, Pelzl S, Simon T, Opelz G
Title Advances in pre- and posttransplant immunological testing in kidney transplantation.
Source Transplant Proc 36:29-34, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Simon T, Opelz G, Wiesel M, Pelzl S, Ott RC, Süsal C
Title Serial peripheral blood IL-18 and perforin gene expression measurements for prediction of acute kidney graft rejection.
Source Transplantation 77:1589-1595, 2004 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Laux G, Mytilineos J, Opelz, G
Title Critical evaluation of the amino acid triplet epitope matching concept in cadaver kidney transplantation.
Source Transplantation 77:902-907, 2004 Abstract Full Text

2003

Author(s) Sadeghi M, Daniel V, Weimer R, Wiesel M, Hergesell O, Opelz G
Title Lymphocyte subpopulations and plasma cytokines in relation to CMVpp67 mRNA in the blood of renal transplant patients.
Source Clin Appl Immunol 2:197-203, 2003 Abstract
Author(s) Süsal C, Pelzl S, Opelz G
Title Strong human leukocyte antigen matching effect in nonsensitized kidney recipients with high pretransplant soluble CD30.
Source Transplantation 76:1231-1232, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Sadeghi M, Daniel V, Wiesel M, Hergesell O, Opelz G
Title High urine sIL-6R as predictor of late graft failure in renal transplant recipients.
Source Transplantation 76:1190-1194, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Simon T, Opelz G, Wiesel M, Ott RC, Süsal C
Title Serial peripheral blood perforin and granzyme B gene expression measurements for prediction of acute rejection in kidney graft recipients.
Source Am J Transplant 3:1121-1127, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Simon TL, Opelz G, Weimer R, Wiesel M, Feustel A, Ott RC, Süsal C
Title The effect of ATG on cytokine and cytotoxic T-lymphocyte gene expression in renal allograft recipients during the early post-transplant period.
Source Clin Transplant 17:217-224, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Sadeghi M, Daniel V, Weimer R, Wiesel M, Hergesell O, Opelz G
Title Differential early posttransplant cytokine responses in living and cadaver donor renal allografts.
Source Transplantation 75:1351-1355, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Weimer R, Mytilineos J, Feustel A, Preiss A, Daniel V, Grimm H, Wiesel M, Opelz G
Title MMF based immunosuppression and cytokine genotypes: Effects on monokine secretion and antigen presentation in long-term renal transplant recipients.
Source Transplantation 75:2090-2099, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Daniel D, Opelz G, Mulder A, Süsal C
Title Induction of apoptosis in human lymphocytes by allele-specific human anti-HLA class I antibodies.
Source Transplantation 75:1380-1386, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Laux G, Mansmann U, Deufel A, Opelz G, Mytilineos J
Title A new epitope-based HLA-DP matching approach for cadaver kidney retransplants.
Source Transplantation 75:1527-1532, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Thomas MAB, Luxton G, Moody HR, Eoodroffe AJ, Kulkarni H, Lim W, Christiansen F, Opelz G
Title Subjective and quantitative assessment of patient fitness for cadaveric kidney transplantation: the "Equity Penalty".
Source Transplantation 75:1026-1029, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Pelzl S, Opelz G, Daniel V, Wiesel M, Süsal C
Title Evaluation of posttransplant soluble CD30 plasma levels for diagnosis of acute renal allograft rejection.
Source Transplantation 75:421-423, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Sadeghi M, Daniel V, Weimer R, Wiesel M, Hergesell O, Opelz G
Title Pre-transplant Th1 and post-transplant Th2 cytokine patterns are associated with early acute rejection in renal transplant recipients.
Source Clin Transplant 17:151-157, 2003 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Czachurski D, Opelz G, Mytilineos J
Title A new HLA-DRB allele (DRB1*15014) identified in a Caucasian individual.
Source Hum Immunol 64:310-313, 2003 Abstract Full Text

2002

Author(s) Czachurski D, Rausch M, Scherer S, Opelz G, Mytilineos J
Title Characterization of a new HLA-A allele, A*0256, identified in a Caucasian individual.
Source Tissue Antigens 60:180-183, 2002 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Mehls O, Wilton P, Lilien M, Berg U, Broyer M, Rizzoni G, Waldherr R, Opelz G
Title Does growth hormone treatment affect the risk of posttransplant renal cancer?
Source Ped Nephrol 17:984-989, 2002 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Terness P, Bauer TM, Röse L, Dufter C, Watzlik A, Simon H, Opelz G
Title Inhibition of allogeneic T cell proliferation by Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase-expressing dendritic cells: mediation of suppression by tryptophan metabolites.
Source J Exp Med 2002 196:447-457, 2002 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Opelz G
Title Very short ischaemia is not the answer.
Source Nephrol Dial Transplant 17:715-716, 2002 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Pelzl S, Opelz G, Wiesel M, Schnülle P, Schönemann C, Döhler B, Süsal C
Title Soluble CD30 as a predictor of kidney graft outcome.
Source Transplantation 73:3-6, 2002 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Süsal C, Pelzl S, Döhler B, Opelz G
Title Identification of highly responsive kidney graft recipients using pretransplant soluble CD30.
Source J Am Soc Nephrol 13:1650-1656, 2002 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Süsal C, Opelz G
Title Kidney graft failure and presensitization against HLA class I and class II antigens.
Source Transplantation 73:1269-1273, 2002 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Opelz G, Margreiter R, Döhler B
Title Prolongation of longterm kidney graft survival by a simultaneous liver transplant: The liver does it - and the heart does it too.
Source Transplantation 74:1390-1394, 2002 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Zeier M, Döhler B, Opelz G, Ritz E
Title The effect of donor gender on graft survival.
Source J Amer Soc Nephrol 13:2570-2576, 2002 Abstract Full Text

2001

Author(s) Opelz G
Title Faktoren, die das Langzeit-Patienten und Transplantat-überleben beeinflussen. In Langzeitüberleben nach Nierentransplantation sichern (U. Frei, J. Klempnauer, B. Ringe, H. Sperschneider, Eds.)
Source Springer, Berlin-Heidelberg, 2001, pp. 3-8
Author(s) Opelz G
Title Investigation of the relationship between maintenance dose of cyclosporine and nephrotoxicity or hypertension.
Source Transplant Proc 33:3351-3354, 2001 Full Text
Author(s) Erlich HA, Opelz G, Hansen J
Title HLA DNA typing and transplantation.
Source Immunity 14:347-356, 2001 Full Text
Author(s) Opelz G, Döhler B
Title Cyclosporine and long-term kidney graft survival.
Source Transplantation 72:1267-1273, 2001 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Donnelly P, Oman P, Opelz G
Title Should culture-based gender bias in living donor renal transplantation be discouraged on ethical and graft survival grounds?
Source Transplant Proc 33:1882-1883, 2001 Full Text
Author(s) Opelz G
Title New immunosuppressants and HLA matching.
Source Transplant Proc 33:467-468, 2001 Full Text
Author(s) Casadei DH, Rial MdC, Opelz G, Goldberg JC, Argento JA, Greco G, Guardia OE, Haas E, Raimondi EH
Title A randomized and prospective study comparing treatment with high-dose intravenous immunoglobulin with monoclonal antibodies for rescue of kidney grafts with steroid-resistant rejection.
Source Transplantation 71:53-58, 2001 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Süsal C, Opelz G
Title Predictive power of ELISA-detected anti-HLA class I antibodies in pediatric kidney transplantation.
Source Transplant Proc 33, 1730-1731, 2001 Full Text
Author(s) Wahn F, Daniel V, Kronenberg F, Opelz G, Michalk DV, Querfeld U
Title Impact of apolipoprotein(a) phenotypes on long-term renal transplant survival.
Source J Am Soc Nephrol 12:1052-1058, 2001 Abstract Full Text

2000

Author(s) Opelz G for the Collaborative Transplant Study
Title Factors influencing long-term graft loss.
Source Transplant Proc 32:647-649, 2000 Full Text
Author(s) Weimer R, Melk A, Daniel V, Friemann S, Padberg W, Opelz G
Title Switch from cyclosporine A to tacrolimus in renal transplant recipients impact on TB1, TB2 and monokine responses.
Source Hum Immunol 61:884-897, 2000 Full Text
Author(s) Doran TJ, Geczy AF, Painter D, McCaughan G, Sheil AGR, Süsal C, Opelz G
Title A large, single centre investigation of the immunogenetic factors affecting liver transplantation.
Source Transplantation 69:1491-1498, 2000 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Süsal C, Döhler B, Opelz G for the Collaborative Transplant Study
Title Graft-protective role of high pretransplant IgA-anti-Fab autoantibodies: Confirmatory evidence obtained in more than 4000 kidney transplants.
Source Transplantation 69:1337-1340, 2000 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Watzlik A, Dufter Ch, Jung M, Opelz G, Terness P
Title Fas ligand gene-carrying adeno-5 AdEasy viruses can be efficiently propagated in apoptosis-sensitive human embryonic retinoblast 911 cells.
Source Gene Therapy 7:70-74, 2000 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Opelz G, Döhler B for the Collaborative Transplant Study
Title Critical threshold of azathioprine dosage for maintenance immunosuppression in kidney graft recipients.
Source Transplantation 69:818-821, 2000 Abstract Full Text
Author(s) Opelz G
Title HLA and transplantation II. The role of HLA matching in clinical transplantation.
Source In HLA in Health and Disease. (R. Lechler and A. Warrens, Eds.), Academic Press London 2000, pp. 405-417
Author(s) Opelz G for the Collaborative Transplant Study
Title HLA matching in Asian recipients of kidney grafts from unrelated living or cadaveric donors.
Source Hum Immunol 61:115-119, 2000 Abstract Full Text