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  • Transmission of Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus by Organ Transplantation 

    Fischer, Staci A.; Graham, Mary Beth; Kuehnert, Matthew J.; Kotton, Camille Nelson; Srinivasan, Arjun; Marty, Francisco Miguel; Comer, James A.; Guarner, Jeannette; Paddock, Christopher D.; Demeo, Dawn Lisa; Shieh, Wun-Ju; Erickson, Bobbie R.; Bandy, Utpala; DeMaria, Alfred; Davis, Jeffrey P.; Delmonico, Francis Leo; Pavlin, Boris; Likos, Anna; Vincent, Martin J.; Sealy, Tara K.; Goldsmith, Cynthia S.; Jernigan, Daniel B.; Rollin, Pierre E.; Packard, Michelle M.; Patel, Mitesh; Rowland, Courtney; Helfand, Rita F.; Nichol, Stuart T.; Fishman, Jay Alan; Ksiazek, Thomas; Zaki, Sherif R. (New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM/MMS), 2006)
    Background In December 2003 and April 2005, signs and symptoms suggestive of infection devel- oped in two groups of recipients of solid-organ transplants. Each cluster was inves- tigated because diagnostic evaluations ...
  • Activation of Cytomegalovirus in Pig-to-Primate Organ Xenotransplantation 

    Mueller, Nicolas; Barth, Rolf; Yamamoto, Shin; Kitamura, Hiroshi; Patience, Clive; Yamada, Kazuhiko; Cooper, David K. C.; Sachs, David H.; Kaur, Amitinder; Fishman, Jay Alan (American Society for Microbiology, 2002)
    Xenotransplantation of porcine organs carries the risk of reactivation of latent virus in donor and recipient tissues as well as transmission of viruses between species. We have investigated the activation of baboon ...
  • Absence of Replication of Porcine Endogenous Retrovirus and Porcine Lymphotropic Herpesvirus Type 1 with Prolonged Pig Cell Microchimerism after Pig-to-Baboon Xenotransplantation 

    Issa, Nicolas Chafic; Wilkinson, R. A.; Griesemer, Adam; Cooper, David K. C.; Yamada, Kazuhiko; Sachs, David H.; Fishman, Jay Alan (American Society for Microbiology, 2008)
    Porcine endogenous retrovirus (PERV), porcine cytomegalovirus (PCMV), and porcine lymphotropic her- pesvirus (PLHV) are common porcine viruses that may be activated with immunosuppression for xenotrans- plantation. Studies ...

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