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The clinical impact of donor-specific antibodies in heart transplantation

Barten, Markus J. ; Schulz, Uwe ; Beiras-Fernandez, Andres ; Berchtold-Herz, Michael ; Boeken, Udo ; Garbade, Jens ; Hirt, Stephan ; Richter, Manfred ; Ruhpawar, Arjang ; Sandhaus, Tim ; Schmitto, Jan Dieter ; Schönrath, Felix ; Schramm, Rene ; Schweiger, Martin ; Wilhelm, Markus ; Zuckermann, Andreas


Donor-specific antibodies (DSA) are integral to the development of antibody-mediated rejection (AMR). Chronic AMR is associated with high mortality and an increased risk for cardiac allograft vasculopathy (CAV). Anti-donor HLA antibodies are present in 3-11% of patients at the time of heart transplantation (HTx), with de novo DSA (predominantly anti-HLA class II) developing post-transplant in ...


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