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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
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  • Maurizio Salvadori, MD, Professor, (E-email: maurizio.salvadori1@gmail.com) Department of Transplantation Renal Unit, Careggi University Hospital, Florence 50139, Firenze, Italy
WJT is now abstracted and indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
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Surgeon’s perspective on short bowel syndrome: Where are we? 
Ignazio R Marino, Augusto Lauro 
World J Transplantation 8(6):198-202. Published online Oct 22, 2018. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v8.i6.198
Complement-mediated renal diseases after kidney transplantation - current diagnostic and therapeutic options in de novo and recurrent diseases 
Fedaey Abbas, Mohsen El Kossi, Jon Jin Kim, Ihab Sakr Shaheen, Ajay Sharma, Ahmed Halawa 
World J Transplantation 8(6):203-219. Published online Oct 22, 2018. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v8.i6.203
Systematic Reviews
Impact of machine perfusion of the liver on post-transplant biliary complications: A systematic review 
Yuri L Boteon, Amanda PCS Boteon, Joseph Attard, Lorraine Wallace, Ricky H Bhogal, Simon C Afford 
World J Transplantation 8(6):220-231. Published online Oct 22, 2018. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v8.i6.220
Case Report
Treatment of transplant renal artery pseudoaneurysm using expandable hydrogel coils: A case report and review of literature 
Yazin Marie, Avneesh Kumar, Sarah Hinchliffe, Simon Curran, Peter Brown, Douglas Turner, Badri Shrestha 
World J Transplantation 8(6):232-236. Published online Oct 22, 2018. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v8.i6.232