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Welcome to the World Journal of Transplantation

The World Journal of Transplantation (WJT) is a leading academic journal devoted to reporting the latest, cutting-edge research progress and findings of basic research and clinical practice in the field of transplantation. It was launched on December 24, 2011 and is published bimonthly (6 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage transplantation specialists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJT describing their original basic or clinical research findings that are of high academic value and which report new diagnostic techniques or summarize their treatment experiences.

The usual times related to all publication processes of the WJT are as follows: (1) From manuscript receipt to peer-review: 2-4 weeks; (2) From initial manuscript acceptance, with revisions, to return of the revised manuscript from the authors: 4-5 weeks; (3) From return of the revised manuscript from the authors to final acceptance: 1-2 weeks; (4) From final acceptance to an article in press: 2 days; and (5) From article in press designation to formal release of the electronic version and all online documentation: 2-9 weeks. The WJT’s acceptance rate: 47%. Submit here >>

2018 Published Issues
  • Maurizio Salvadori, MD, Professor, Renal Unit, Careggi University Hospital, Florence 50139, Italy
PubMed, PubMed Central.
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2220-3230 (online)
Importance of physical capacity and the effects of exercise in heart transplant recipients 
Marianne Yardley, Lars Gullestad, Kari Nytrøen 
World J Transplant 8(1):1-12. Published online Feb 24, 2018. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v8.i1.1
Clinical Trials Study
Renal function and physical fitness after 12-mo supervised training in kidney transplant recipients 
Giulio Sergio Roi, Giovanni Mosconi, Valentina Totti, Maria Laura Angelini, Erica Brugin, Patrizio Sarto, Laura Merlo, Sergio Sgarzi, Michele Stancari, Paola Todeschini, Gaetano La Manna, Andrea Ermolao, Ferdinando Tripi, Lucia Andreoli, Gianluigi Sella, Alberto Anedda, Laura Stefani, Giorgio Galanti, Rocco Di Michele, Franco Merni, Manuela Trerotola, Daniela Storani, Alessandro Nanni Costa 
World J Transplant 8(1):13-22. Published online Feb 24, 2018. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v8.i1.13
Clinical Practice Study
In vitro intracellular IFNγ, IL-17 and IL-10 producing T cells correlates with the occurrence of post-transplant opportunistic infection in liver and kidney recipients 
Francisco Boix, Santiago Llorente, Jorge Eguía, Gema Gonzalez-Martinez, Rafael Alfaro, Jose A Galián, Jose A Campillo, María Rosa Moya-Quiles, Alfredo Minguela, Jose A Pons, Manuel Muro 
World J Transplant 8(1):23-37. Published online Feb 24, 2018. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v8.i1.23