Antibody mediated rejection: update 2006.

I t now is recognized that both acute and chronic allograft rejection may be mediated by alloantibodies. This constitutes a major shift in our thinking over the past 40 yr. We previously reviewed the articles that are relevant to the humoral theory: McKenna et al. (1), Terasaki (2), Cai and Terasaki (3), and Terasaki and Cai (4). Here we review articles… CONTINUE READING