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Monday, July 20, 2015
Liver policy - instructions for reporting HCC lesions
The OPTN/UNOS Liver and Intestinal Transplantation Committee offers some guidance about imaging criteria for Class 5 lesions.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Kidney allocation system continues to meet a number of key expectations
Based on six months of data, the recently implemented kidney allocation system appears to be meeting expectations on a number of key outcomes.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Liver forum and committee update - June 2015
David Mulligan, M.D., is chair of the Liver and Intestinal Organ Transplantation Committee.
Monday, June 22, 2015
Liver public forum on June 22, 2015: view presentations
The OPTN Liver Committee is seeking input on concepts intended to increase equity in access to liver transplantation.
Friday, June 19, 2015
Public comment sought on criteria for research involving transplantation of HIV positive donor organs to HIV positive recipients
The criteria are being developed in accord with the HIV Organ Policy Equity Act, also known as the HOPE Act.