Transplantation: Biomarkers in transplantation - The devil is in the detail

Michael Abecassis, Bruce Kaplan

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Numerous studies have suggested the utility of non-invasive molecular biomarkers to monitor recipients of kidney transplants. A new correlation-based algorithm using stepwise analysis of gene expression data from peripheral blood samples, claiming to detect subclinical, and predict clinical acute allograft rejection, requires corroboration before testing in prospective validation studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)204-205
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Nephrology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 27 2015


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

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