Impact of donor and recipient human cytomegalovirus status on kidney transplantation.


Human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) is considered to be a major pathogen that affects the outcome of solid organ transplantation (TX). Both recipient and donor may be HCMV positive, therefore HCMV re-infection is possible after TX. However, little is known how cytomegalovirus (CMV) transmitted from an infected donor to an infected recipient modulates the recipient… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/intimm/dxx062


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