Histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate (HTK) is associated with reduced graft survival in pancreas transplantation.


Prior single-center studies have reported that pancreas allograft survival is not affected by preservation in histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate (HTK) versus University of Wisconsin (UW) solution. To expand on these studies, we analyzed the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) database of pancreas transplants from July 2004, through February 2008, to… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2008.02449.x


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