​​​Transplantation® Direct is now indexed on DOAJ

In conjunction with the Editor-in-Chief, Jeremy R. Chapman, AC, MD, FRCP, FRACP, and the Executive Editor, Edward K. Geissler, PhD, The Transplantation Society and Wolters Kluwer are delighted to announce that Transplantation Direct has been accepted for indexing on The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ).

DOAJ is a community-curated list of open access journals and aims to be the starting point for all information searches for quality, peer reviewed open access material. To assist libraries and indexers keep their lists up-to-date, they make public a list of journals that have been accepted into or removed from DOAJ. The aim of the DOAJ is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals, thereby promoting their increased usage and impact. The DOAJ aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use a quality control system to guarantee the content. In short, the DOAJ aims to be the one-stop shop for users of open access journals.​

Transplantation® Direct is now on PubMed Central

In conjunction with the Editor-in-Chief, Jeremy R. Chapman, AC, MD, FRCP, FRACP, and the Executive Editor, Edward K. Geissler, PhD, The Transplantation Society and Wolters Kluwer are delighted to announce that Transplantation Direct has been accepted for indexing on PubMed Central®​ (PMC).

All published papers dating back to Volume 1 Issue 1 have been retrospectively indexed on PMC to allow all Transplantation Direct content to be available and fully searchable on PMC's online platform.

We would like to thank all authors who have submitted their work to the journal and have contributed to the success of the journal.



Clinical Utility of Epstein-Barr Virus Viral Load Monitoring and Risk Factors for Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders After Kidney Transplantation: A Single-Center,...

Franceschini, Erica; Plessi, Jessica; Zona, Stefano; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e182, July 2017.

Sirolimus Increases T-Cell Abundance in the Sun Exposed Skin of Kidney Transplant Recipients

Burke, Michael Thomas; Sambira Nahum, Lauren C.; Isbel, Nicole M.; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e171, July 2017.

Preimplantation Kidney Biopsies of Extended Criteria Donors Have a Heavier Inflammatory Burden Than Kidneys From Standard Criteria Donors

Mazeti-Felicio, Camila M.; Caldas, Heloisa C.; Fernandes-Charpiot, Ida M.M.; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e180, July 2017.

The UK National Registry of ABO and HLA Antibody Incompatible Renal Transplantation: Pretransplant Factors Associated With Outcome in 879 Transplants

Pankhurst, Laura; Hudson, Alex; Mumford, Lisa; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e181, July 2017.

Acute Rejection After Kidney Transplantation Associates With Circulating MicroRNAs and Vascular Injury

Bijkerk, Roel; Florijn, Barend W.; Khairoun, Meriem; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e174, July 2017.


Liver Preservation by Aortic Perfusion Alone Compared With Preservation by Aortic Perfusion and Additional Arterial Ex Situ Back-Table Perfusion With...

Otto, Gerd; Heise, Michael; Thies, Jochen; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e183, July 2017.

A Donor Age-Based and Graft Volume–Based Analysis for Living Donor Liver Transplantation in Elderly Recipients

Imamura, Hajime; Hidaka, Masaaki; Soyama, Akihiko; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e168, July 2017.


Reversibility of Frailty After Bridge-to-Transplant Ventricular Assist Device Implantation or Heart Transplantation

Jha, Sunita R.; Hannu, Malin K.; Newton, Phillip J.; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e167, July 2017.


Preserving the Pancreas Graft: Outcomes of Surgical Repair of Duodenal Leaks in Enterically Drained Pancreas Allografts

Al-Adra, David; McGilvray, Ian; Goldaracena, Nicolas; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e179, July 2017.


The Optimization of Short-Term Hepatocyte Preservation Before Transplantation

Fukuoka, Kengo; Inagaki, Akiko; Nakamura, Yasuhiro; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e176, July 2017.


Splenocyte Infusion and Whole-Body Irradiation for Induction of Peripheral Tolerance in Porcine Lung Transplantation: Modifications of the Preconditioning Regime for Improved...

Jansson, Katharina; Dreckmann, Karla; Sommer, Wiebke; More

Transplantation Direct . 3(7):e170, July 2017.