BPG is committed to discovery and dissemination of knowledge
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 irregularly 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 >>

2019 Published Issues
1
Editors-in-Chief
  • Sami Akbulut, FACS, MD, Associate Professor, Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Inonu University Faculty of Medicine, Malatya 44280, Turkey
  • Vassilios Papalois, FEBS, FICS, FRCS, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail: v.papalois@imperial.ac.uk) Directorate of Renal and Transplant Services, 4th Floor Hammersmith House, Hammersmith Hospital, London W12 OHS, United Kingdom
  • Maurizio Salvadori, MD, Professor, (E-email: maurizio.salvadori1@gmail.com) Department of Transplantation Renal Unit, Careggi University Hospital, Florence 50139, Firenze, Italy
Indexing/Abstracting
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.
Journal Metrics
There is currently no impact factor.
ISSN
2220-3230 (online)
Review
Vaccinations in kidney transplant recipients: Clearing the muddy waters 
Swati Arora, Gretchen Kipp, Nitin Bhanot, Kalathil K Sureshkumar 
World J Transplantation 9(1):1-13. Published online Jan 16, 2019. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v9.i1.1
Minireviews
Machine perfusion of the liver: Which is the best technique to mitigate ischaemia-reperfusion injury? 
Yuri L Boteon, Simon C Afford 
World J Transplantation 9(1):14-20. Published online Jan 16, 2019. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v9.i1.14