Long-Term Effects of Antibodies against Human Leukocyte Antigens Detected by Flow Cytometry in the First Year after Renal Transplantation

Ayna T. K. , Caliskan Y., Ciftci H. S. , Turkmen A. , Gurtekin M.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.30, no.1, pp.37-45, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2012.071
  • Title of Journal : BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.37-45


Objective: In this study, we aimed to investigate the incidence, dynamics and profiles of human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-directed antibodies developed after transplantation and their impact on graft rejection and outcome in kidney recipients.