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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 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
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Editors-in-Chief
  • Sami Akbulut, FACS, MD, Associate Professor, (E-mail:akbulutsami@gmail.com) Liver Transplant Institute, Inonu University, Malatya 44280, Please enter the state or province, 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-mail: maurizio.salvadori1@gmail.com) Department of Transplantation Renal Unit, Careggi University Hospital, Florence 50139, FI, Italy
Indexing/Abstracting
The 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)
Minireviews
Immunometabolism: A target for the comprehension of immune response toward transplantation 
Omar Domínguez-Amorocho, Tatiana Takiishi, Flavia Franco da Cunha, Niels Olsen Saraiva Camara 
World J Transplant 9(2):27-34. Published online Jun 28, 2019. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v9.i2.27
Meta-Analysis
Proton pump inhibitors and adverse effects in kidney transplant recipients: A meta-analysis 
Boonphiphop Boonpheng, Charat Thongprayoon, Tarun Bathini, Konika Sharma, Michael A Mao, Wisit Cheungpasitporn 
World J Transplant 9(2):35-47. Published online Jun 28, 2019. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v9.i2.35