Publications

Winston R. Hewitt, MD

Hewitt W, Sokol TP, Fleshner PR.  Should HIV status alter indications for hemorrhoidectomy? Dis Colon Rectum, 1996; 39: 615-618.

Chen S, Eguchi S, Watanabe F, Hewitt W, Kahaku E, Arnaout WS, Rozga J, Demetriou AA. Hepatic support strategies. Transplant Proc, 1996; 28: 2036-2038.

Eguchi S, Rozga J, Lebow L, Chen S, Wang C-C, Rosenthal R, Fogli L, Hewitt W, Middleton Y, Demetriou AA.  Treatment of hypercholesterolemia in the Watanabe rabbit using allogeneic hepatocellular transplantation under a regeneration stimulus. Transplantation, 1996; 62 (5): 588-593.

Rosenthal R, Chen S, Hewitt W, Wang C-C, Eguchi S, Geller S, Phillips E, Demetriou AA, Rozga J.  Techniques for intrasplenic  hepatocyte transplantation in the large animal model. Surg Endosc, 1996; 10: 1075-1079.

Chen S, Hewitt WR, Watanabe F, Eguchi S, Kahaku E, Middleton Y, Rozga J, Demetriou AA.  Clinical experience with a porcine hepatocyte-based liver support system.  Int J Artif Organs, 1996;11:664-9.

Chen S, Hewitt W, Eguchi S, Watanabe F, Arkadopoulos N, Corno V, Suh K, Middleton Y, Rodriguez O, Kahaku E, Lane R, Demetriou AA, Rozga J.  Prolonged survival in anhepatic pigs treated with the bioartificial liver.  Surg Forum, 1996;47: 161-163.

Eguchi S, Kamlot A, Hewitt W, Chen S, Wang C-C, Arkadopoulos N, Corno V, Suh K, Ljubimova J, Lebow L, Demetriou AA, Rozga J.  Hepatocyte Transplantation facilitates liver regeneration in rats with fulminant hepatic failure.   Surg Forum, 1996; 47: 445-448.

Eguchi S, Kamlot A, Ljubimova J, Hewitt W, Lebow L, Demetriou AA, Rozga J. Fulminant hepatic failure in rats: survival and effect on blood chemistry and liver regeneration. Hepatology, 1996; 24: 1452-1459.

Chen S, Hewitt W, McGrath M, Middleton Y, Kahaku E, Eguchi S, Demetriou AA, Rozga J.  Treatment with a bioartificial liver prolongs survival in anhepatic pigs.  Int J Art Organs, 1996; 19: 664-669.

Chen S, Kahaku E, Watanabe F, Hewitt W, Eguchi S, Middleton Y, Arkadopoulos N, Rozga J, Demetriou AA.  Treatment of severe liver failure with a bioartificial liver.  Ann N Y Acad Sci, 1997; 831:350-359.

Hewitt W, Corno V, Eguchi S, Kamlot A, Middleton Y, Beeker T, Demetriou AA, Rozga J.  Isolation of human hepatocytes from livers rejected from whole organ transplantation. Transplant Proc, 1997; 29: 1945-1947.

Rosenthal RJ, Hiatt JR, Phillips EH, Hewitt W, Demetriou AA, Grode M, Intracranial pressure. Effects of pneumoperitoneum in a large-animal model. Surg Endosc, 1997; 11(4): 376-80.

Watanabe F, Mullon C, Hewitt W, Arkadopoulos N, Kahaku E, Eguchi S, Khalili T, Arnaout W, Shackleton C, Rozga J, Solomon B, Demetriou AA.  Clinical experience with a bioartificial liver in the treatment of severe liver failure: A phase I clinical trial.  Ann Surg, 1997; 225(5): 484-494.

Eguchi S, Lilja H, Hewitt WR, Middleton Y, Demetriou AA, Rozga J.  Loss and recovery of liver regeneration in rats with fulminant hepatic failure.  J Surg Res, 1997; 72(2):112-122.

Watanabe FD, Shackleton CR, Cohen SM, Goldman DE, Arnaout WS, Hewitt W, Colquhoun SD, Fong TL, Vierling JM, Busuttil RW, Demetriou AA. Treatment of acetaminophen-induced fulminant hepatic failure with a bioartificial liver. Trans Proc, 1997; 29(1-2):487-8.

Arkadopoulos N, Chen S, Khalili T, Detry O, Hewitt W, Lilja H, Kamachi H, Petrovic L, Mullon CJP,  Demetriou AA, Rozga J.  Transplantation of hepatocytes for prevention of intracranial hypertension in pigs with ischemic liver failure.  Cell Transplant, 1998; 7(4): 357-363.

Hewitt W.  Liver Transplantation in Northeast Florida. Journal of the Duval County Medical Society, 2002; 53(5): 219-222.

Machicao VI, Bonatti H, Krishna M, Aqel BA, Lukens FJ, Nguyen JH, Rosser BG, Satyanarayana R, Grewal HP, Hewitt WR, Harnois DM, Crook JE, Steers JL, Dickson RC.  Donor Age affects fibrosis progression and graft survival after liver transplantation for hepatitis C.  Trans, 2004; 77(1): 84-92.

Huguet K, Hughes CB, Hewitt WR. Gallbladder Carcinosarcoma; A case report and literature review. J of GI Surg, 2005; 9(6): 818-21.

Pungpapong S, Alvarez S, Hellinger WC, Kramer DJ, Willingham DL, Mendez JC, Nguyen JH, Hewitt WR, Aranda-Michel J, Harnois DM, Rosser BG, Hughes CB, Grewal HP, Satyanarayana R, Dickson RC, Steers JL, Keaveny AP. Peritonitis after liver transplantation: Incidence, risk factors, microbiology profiles, and outcome. Liver Transpl. 2006 Aug;12(8):1244-52.

Falkensammer CE, Bonatti H, Falkensammer J, Aranda-Michel J, Dickson RC, Norman K, Hinder R, Gonwa T, Steers J, Hewitt W, Nguyen JH. Combined liver transplantation together with partial/total nephrectomy in patients with renal cell cancer and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Transplant International. 2007 May; 20(5):471-2.

Ghabril M, Dickson RC, Machicao VI, Aranda-Michel J, Keaveny A, Rosser B, Bonatti H, Krishna M, Yataco M, Satyanarayana R, Harnois D, Hewitt W, Willingham DD, Grewal H, Hughes CB, Nguyen J. Liver retransplantation of patients with hepatitis C infection is associated with acceptable patient and graft survival. Liver Transpl. 2007 Dec; 13(12):1717-27.

Shaddix K, Fakhre P, Nields W, Steers J, Hewitt WR, Menke D.  Primary Alveolar Soft-Part Sarcoma of the Liver: Anomalous Presentation of a Rare Disease. American Surgeon, Jan 2008; 74(1): 43-46(4) .

Published book chapters

  • Hewitt WR, Rozga J, Mullon C, Demetriou AA.  Bioartificial Liver: Experimental and Clinical Experience. Pp. 105-118, In Ilots de Langerhans et hepatocytes. Les Editions INSERM, 1998.

Published Books

  • Hewitt WR, Khalili T. Surgical Residency Handbook. 1st  Edition. Copyright. 1997.
  • Hewitt WR, Khalili T. Surgical Residency Handbook. 2nd Edition. Copyright. 1998.

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Christopher B. Hughes, MD

Peiper SC, Lebouef RD, Hughes CB, Prasthofer EF, Borowitz MJ, Dewutter-Dambuyant C, Katz DR, Walker WS, Ashmun RA, Look TA. Report on the CD33 cluster workshop: biochemical and genetic characterization of gp67.  Leukocyte Typing IV: White Cell Differentiation Antigens, Oxford University Press 1989:814-6.

Hughes CB, Grewal HP, Shokouh-Amiri MH, Gaber AO.  Solid organ pancreas transplantation: a review of the current status and report of one institution's experience.  Am Surg 1994 Sep; 60(9):669-73.

Gaber L, Mann L, Hughes CB, Kotb M, Shokouh-Amiri H, Vera S, Gaber AO.  Patterns of expression of endothelial leukocyte adhesion molecules upon revascularization of transplanted kidneys in correlation with allograft pathology.  Transplant Proceedings 1995; 27(1):1003-4.

Hughes CB, Gaber LW, Kotb M, Mohey el-Din AB, Pabst M, Gaber AO.  Induction of acute pancreatitis in germ-free rats: evidence of a primary role for TNFƒÑ.  Surgery 1995; 117(2):201-5.

Hughes CB, Kotb M, Henry J, Sabek O, Lobaschevsky A, Gaber AO.  Up-regulation of TNFƒÑ mRNA in the rat spleen following induction of acute pancreatitis.  Journal of Surgical Research 1995; 59:687-93.

Hughes CB, Mohey El-Din AB, Grewal HP, Kotb M, Gaber LW, Gaber AO.  Calcium-channel blockade inhibits release of TNFƒÑ and improves survival in a rat model of acute pancreatitis.  Pancreas 1996; 13(1):22-8.

Hughes CB, Gaber LW, Mohey el-Din AB, Grewal HP, Kotb M, Mann L, Gaber AO.  Inhibition of TNF alpha improves survival in an experimental model of acute pancreatitis.  Am Surg 1996 Jan; 62(1):8-13.

Hughes CB, Grewal HP, Gaber LW, Kotb M, El-din AB, Mann L, Gaber AO.  Anti-TNFalpha therapy improves survival and ameliorates the pathophysiologic sequelae in acute pancreatitis in the rat.  Am J Surg 1996 Feb; 171(2):274-80.

Barker JA, Gavant ML, Hughes CB.  Post-traumatic intrapericardial diaphragmatic hernia.  American Journal of Roentgenology 1997; 169(1):315-6.

Nyberg SL, Hughes CB, Valenzuela YM, Jenson BM, Benda MM, McCarthy JT, Sterioff S, Stegall MD.  Preliminary experience with a cuffed ePTFE graft for hemodialysis vascular access.  ASAIO J 2001 Jul-Aug; 47(4):333-337.

Hellinger WC, Yao JD, Alvarez S, Blair JE, Cawley JJ, Paya CV, O'Brien PC, Spivey JR, Dickson RC, Harnois DM, Douglas DD, Hughes CB, Nguyen JH, Mulligan DC, Steers JL.  A randomized, prospective, double-blinded evaluation of selective bowel decontamination in.  Transplantation 2002 Jun 27; 73(12):1904-9.

Sorom AJ, Hughes CB, McCarthy JT, Jenson BM, Prieto M, Panneton JM, Sterioff S, Stegall MD, Nyberg SL.  Prospective, randomized evaluation of a cuffed expanded polytetrafluoroethylene graft for hemodialysis vascular access.  Surgery 2002 Aug; 132(2):135-40.

Machicao VI, Krishna M, Bonatti H, Aqel BA, Nguyen JH, Weigand SD, Rosser BG, Hughes C, Dickson RC.  Hepatitis C recurrence is not associated with allograft steatosis within the first year after liver transplantation.  Liver Transpl 2004 May; 10(5):599-606.

Schmitt TM, Hughes CB, Bonatti H, Harnois DM, Nguyen JH, Dickson RC, Spivey JR, Steers JL.  Gallbladder cancer and liver transplantation.  Transpl Int 2005 Jan; 18(1):52-5.

Hellinger WC, Bonatti H, Yao JD, Alvarez S, Brumble LM, Keating MR, Mendez JC, Kramer DJ, Dickson RC, Harnois DM, Spivey JR, Hughes CGB, Nguyen JH, Steers JL.  Risk stratification and targeted antifungal prophylaxis for prevention of aspergillosis and other invasive mold infections after liver transplantation.  Liver Transpl 2005 Jun; 11(6):656-62.

Huguet KL, Hughes CB, Hewitt WR.  Gallbladder carcinosarcoma: A case report and literature review.  J Gastrointest Surg 2005;9(6):818-821.

Yen, RD, Krishna M, Punpapong S, Ghabril M, Rosser B, Aranda-Michel J, Keaveny A, Satyanarayana R, Harnois D, Grewal H, Hewitt W, Willingham D, Hughes C, Steers J, Dickson RC.  The effect of HBV core Ab-positive donors on patients undergoing liver transplantation for end stage liver disease due to HCV infection.  Am J Transplant 2005;5(S11):299.

Albright J, Bonatti H, Mendez J, Jeanpierre C, Kramer D, Stauffer J, Hinder R, Aranda

Michel J, Dickson RC, Hughes C, Nguyen JH, Chua H, Hellinger W. Early and late onset Clostridium Difficile associated colitis after liver transplantation. Transpl Int 2007; 20(10):856-66.

Surakit Pungpapong, David P. Nunes, Murli Krishna, Raouf Nakhleh, Kyle Chambers, Marwan Ghabril, Rolland C. Dickson, Christopher B. Hughes, Jeffery Steers, Justin H. Nguyen, Andrew P. Keaveny. Serum fibrosis markers accurately predict rapid fibrosis progression after liver transplantation for hepatitis C. Submitted to Liver Transplantation.

Marwan Ghabril, Victor I. Machicao, Rolland C Dickson, Jaime Aranda-Michel, Andrew Keaveny, Barry Rosser, Hugo Bonatti, Murli Krishna, Maria Yataco, Raj Satyanarayana, Denise Harnois, Winston Hewitt, Darin Willingham D, Christopher B Hughes and Justin H. Nguyen. Liver Retransplantation of Patients with Hepatitis C Infection is Associated with Acceptable Patient and Graft Survival.  Liver Transpl 2007 Dec; 13(12):1717-27.

Christopher B. Hughes, Rolland C. Dickson, R. Satyaryana, and Julio Mendez.  Rapid recurrence of Hepatitis C Post-Liver Transplantation in a Prospective Protocol.  In preparation.

Marjorie K. Dougherty, Hugo Bonatti, Christopher Hughes.  Management of metastatic gastrointestinal stromal tumor by multiple surgical interventions including pancreaticoduodenectomy, liver resection, and two liver transplants:  worth the effort?  Eur J Surg 2007; 39(3), 189-191.

Andrew H Stockland, MD, Darrin L Willingham, MDRicardo Paz-Fumagalli, MD, Hani P Grewal, MD, J Mark McKinney, MD, Christopher B Hughes, MD, Eric M Walser, MD. Pancreas Transplant Venous Thrombosis: Role of Endovascular Interventions for Graft Salvage.  Submitted.

Marwan Ghabril , Rolland C Dickson, Murli Krishna, Hugo Bonatti, Jaime Aranda-Michel, Andrew Keaveny, Raj Satyanarayana,  Winston Hewitt , Christopher B Hughes, and Justin Nguyen.  Liver Transplantation Utilizing Young Pediatric Donor Grafts in Adults with Hepatitis C Infection.  In preparation.

W Hellinger, J Crook, M Heckman, N Diehl, J Shalev, D Willingham, W Hewitt, H Grewal, J Nguyen, C Hughes.  Association of Surgical Site Infections with Graft Loss or Death and with Cost of Care after Liver Transplantation.  In preparation.

W Hellinger, J Crook, M Heckman, N Diehl, J Shalev, D Willingham, W Hewitt, H Grewal, J Nguyen, C Hughes.  Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infection after Liver Transplantation.  In preparation.

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Stuart J. Knechtle, MD

Inman RD, Redecha PB, Knechtle SJ, Schned ES, Van De Rijn I, Christian CL, 1982: Identification of bacterial antigens in circulating immune complexes of infective endocarditis. J Clin Invest; 70:271-280.

Knechtle SJ, Halperin EC, Murphy CE, Saad T, Abernethy K, Miller D, Bollinger RR, 1985: The effect of cyclosporine, total lymphoid irradiation, and cobra venom factor on hyperacute rejection. J Heart Transplant; 4:541-545.

Knechtle SJ, Kolbeck PC, Tsuchimoto S, Coundouriotis A, Sanfilippo F, Bollinger RR, 1987: Hepatic transplantation into sensitized recipients: demonstration of hyperacute rejection. Transplantation; 43:8-12.

Knechtle SJ, Kolbeck P, Tsuchimoto S, Sanfilippo F, Bollinger RR, 1986: Hyperacute rejection of liver transplants in rats. Curr Surg; 43:303-305.

Knechtle SJ, Halperin EC, Saad T, Bollinger RR, 1986: Prolonged heart xenograft survival using combined total lymphoid irradiation and cyclosporine. J Heart Transplant; 5:254-261.

Knechtle SJ, Halperin EC, Bollinger RR, 1987: Xenograft survival in two species combinations using total lymphoid irradiation and cyclosporine. Transplantation; 43:173-175.

Knechtle SJ, Wolfe JA, Burchette J, Sanfilippo F, Bollinger RR, 1987: Infiltrating cell phenotypes and patterns associated with hepatic allograft rejection or acceptance. Transplantation; 43:169-172.

Knechtle SJ, Kolbeck PC, Tsuchimoto S, Coundouriotis A, Sanfilippo F, Bollinger RR, 1987: Humoral rejection of rat hepatic transplants by passive transfer of serum. Transplant Proc; 19(1 Pt 2):1072-1076.

Knechtle SJ, Kempf K, Bollinger RR, 1987: Peptic ulcer disease following renal transplantation. Transplant Proc; 19(1 Pt 3):2233-2236.

Wolfe JA, Knechtle SJ, Burchette J, Bollinger RR, Sanfilippo F, 1987: Phenotype and patterns of inflammatory cell infiltration associated with rejection or acceptance of rat liver allografts. Transplant Proc; 19 (1 Pt 1):364-368.

Knechtle SJ, Halperin EC, Bollinger RR, 1987: Combined total lymphoid irradiation and cyclosporine promote xenograft survival. Transplant Proc; 19(1 Pt 2):1137-1139.

Halperin EC, Knechtle SJ, Abernethy K, Saad T, Miller D, Vernon WB, Bollinger RR, 1987: The influence of dose and dose-rate of total lymphoid irradiation in the rat cardiac allograft model. Radiother Oncol; 9:311-318.

Cruise JL, Knechtle SJ, Bollinger RR, Kuhn C, Michalopoulus G, 1987: Alpha 1-adrenergic effects and liver regeneration. Hepatology; 7:1189-1194.

Harland RC, Knechtle SJ, Yamaguchi Y, Bollinger RR, 1988: Antibody titers and cardiac allograft survival in the sensitized rat model: effect of time after initial sensitization. Transplant Proc; 20(Suppl 1):839-841.

Knechtle SJ, Bollinger RR, 1989: Perforation of the gastrointestinal tract following renal transplantation. Transplant Proc; 21(1 Pt 2):2143-2144.

Knechtle SJ, Yamaguchi Y, Harland RC, Coundouriotis A, Bollinger RR, 1989: The role of class I antigens in hyperacute rejection of hepatic allografts in rats. Transplant Proc; 21:3557.

Knechtle SJ, Yamaguchi Y, Coundouriotis A, Bollinger RR, 1989: Mediation of hyperacute rejection of rat hepatic allografts by RT-1 antigens. Transplantation; 48:723-725.

Knechtle SJ, Castle DC, Seigler HF, Bollinger RR, 1989: Renal transplantation in the American black. Transplant Proc; 21:3931-3933.

Knechtle SJ, Filston HC, 1990: Anomalous biliary ducts associated with duodenal atresia. J Pediatr Surg; 25:1266-1269.

Knechtle SJ, Davidoff AM, Rice RP, 1990: Pneumatosis intestinalis. Surgical management and clinical outcome. Ann Surg; 212:160-165.

Halperin EC, Knechtle SJ, Harland RC, Yamaguchi Y, Sontag M, Bollinger RR, 1990: Irradiation for xenogeneic transplantation. Radiother Oncol; 18:29-37.

Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Hoffmann RM, Pirsch JD, Melzer JS, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Belzer FO, 1990: Experience with reduced-size liver transplantation in infants and children. Transplant Proc; 22:1489-1491.

D'Alessandro AM, Pirsch JD, Melzer JS, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Belzer FO, 1990: Use of OKT3 in kidney, pancreas, and liver transplantation. Transplant Proc; 22:1748-1749.

D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Hoffmann RM, Kalayoglu M, Melzer JS, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Belzer FO, 1990: Experience with combined hepatic, pancreaticoduodenal, and renal procurement with UW solution. Transplant Proc; 22:2076-2077.

Pirsch JD, Voss BJ, Roecker EB, Lorentzen DF, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1991: Predictive factors for immunologic graft failure in cadaver renal transplant recipients. Transplant Proc; 23(1 Pt 2):1282-1283.

Pirsch JD, Armbrust MJ, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1991: Effect of steroid withdrawal on hypertension and cholesterol levels in living related recipients. Transplant Proc; 23(1 Pt 2):1363-1364.

Reed A, Pirsch JD, Armbrust MJ, Burlingham WJ, Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1991: A comparison of donor-specific and random transfusions in living-related renal transplantation and their effect on steroid withdrawal. Transplant Proc; 23(1 Pt 2):1321-1322.

Pirsch JD, Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Armbrust MJ, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1991: Orthotopic liver transplantation in patients over 60 years of age. Transplant Proc; 23(1 Pt 2):1456-1457.

D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, Hoffmann RM, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Hafez GR, Lorentzen D, Belzer FO, 1991: The predictive value of donor liver biopsies on the development of primary nonfunction after orthotopic liver transplantation. Transplant Proc; 23(1 Pt 2):1536-1537.

Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Groshek M, Reed A, D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, Sollinger HW, 1991: OKT3 vs ALG induction therapy in combined pancreas-kidney transplantation. Transplant Proc; 23(1 Pt 2):1581-1582.

D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, Hoffmann RM, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Hafez GR, Lorentzen D, Belzer FO, 1991: The predictive value of donor liver biopsies for the development of primary nonfunction after orthotopic liver transplantation. Transplantation; 51:157-163.

Reed A, Pirsch J, Armbrust MJ, Burlingham WJ, Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Lorentzen D, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1991: Multivariate analysis of donor-specific versus random transfusion protocols in haploidentical living-related transplants. Transplantation; 51:382-384.

Pirsch JD, Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Voss BJ, Armbrust MJ, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1991: Orthotopic liver transplantation in patients 60 years of age and older. Transplantation; 51:431-433.

Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro A, Reed A, Sollinger H, Pirsch J, Belzer F, Kalayoglu M, 1991: Liver retransplantation: the University of Wisconsin experience. Transplant Proc; 23:1955.

D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Hoffmann RM, Belzer FO, 1991: Biliary tract complications after orthotopic liver transplantation. Transplant Proc; 23:1956.

D'Alessandro AM, Reed A, Hoffmann RM, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Belzer FO, 1991: Results of combined hepatic, pancreaticoduodenal, and renal procurements. Transplant Proc; 23:2309-2311.

Reed A, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Pirsch JD, Belzer FO, 1991: Ruptured splenic artery aneurysm: an unusual late complication following pancreas transplantation. Clin Transplant; 5:327-329.

Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, Pirsch J, 1991: Experience with 100 consecutive simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplants with bladder drainage. Ann Surg; 214:703-711.

D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Pirsch JD, Corwith C, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, Belzer FO, 1991: FK506 rescue therapy for resistant rejection episodes in liver transplant recipients. Transplant Proc; 23:2987-2988.

Pirsch JD, Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1991: Pulmonary infiltrates and eosinophilia in an FK506 liver transplant recipient. Transplant Proc; 23:3195-3196.

D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Pirsch JD, Reed A, Knechtle SJ, Belzer FO, 1991: Indications and techniques for renal, pancreas, and liver transplantation. Compr Ther; 17:32-42.

Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Hoffmann RM, Roecker E, Voss BJ, Lorentzen D, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1992: The effect of donor age, recipient age and HLA match on immunologic graft survival in cadaver renal transplant recipients. Transplantation; 53:55-59.

Knechtle SJ, Wang J, Burlingham WJ, Beeskau M, Subramanian R, Sollinger HW, 1992: The influence of RS-61443 on antibody-mediated rejection. Transplantation; 53:699-701.

Wang J, Jiao S, Wolff JA, Knechtle SJ, 1992: Gene transfer and expression in rat cardiac transplants. Transplantation; 53:703-705.

Belzer FO, D'Alessandro AM, Hoffmann RM, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, Pirsch JD, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, 1992: The use of UW solution in clinical transplantation: a 4-year experience. Ann Surg; 215:579-585.

Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1992: Hyperlipidemia and transplantation: etiologic factors and therapy. J Am Soc Nephrol; 2(12 Suppl):S238-S242.

Sollinger HW, Sasaki TM, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1992: Indications for enteric conversion after pancreas transplantation with bladder drainage. Surgery; 112:842-846.

Knechtle SJ, Fleming MF, Barry KL, Steen D, Pirsch JD, Hafez GR, D'Alessandro AM, Reed A, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1992: Liver transplantation for alcoholic liver disease. Surgery; 112:694-703.

Stegall MD, Ploeg RJ, Pirsch JD, Sasaki TM, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Belzer FO, Sollinger HW, 1993: Living-related kidney transplant or simultaneous pancreas-kidney for diabetic renal failure? Transplant Proc; 25(1 Pt 1):230-232.

Sasaki T, Pirsch JD, Ploeg RJ, Stegall MD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Belzer FO, Sollinger HW, 1993: Effects of DR mismatch on long-term graft survival in simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplantation. Transplant Proc; 25(1 Pt 1):237-238.

Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Pirsch JD, Hoffmann RM, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1993: Should abdominal cluster transplantation be abandoned? Transplant Proc; 25(1 Pt 2):1361-1363.

Ploeg RJ, Pirsch JD, Stegall MD, Armbrust MJ, Lorentzen DF, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1993: Living unrelated kidney donation: an underutilized resource? Transplant Proc; 25(1 Pt 2):1532-1534.

Ploeg RJ, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Stegall MD, Pirsch JD, Hoffmann RM, Sasaki T, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, Kalayoglu M, 1993: Malfunction of the liver after transplantation: an analysis of potential risk factors. Transplant Proc; 25(1 Pt 2):1659-1661.

Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Roecker EB, Knechtle SJ, Reed A, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1993: A controlled, double-blind, randomized trial of verapamil and cyclosporine in cadaver renal transplant patients. Am J Kidney Dis; 21:189-195.

Knechtle SJ, Fleming MF, Barry KL, Steen D, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1993: Liver transplantation in alcoholics: assessment of psychological health and work activity. Transplant Proc; 25:1916-1918.

Ploeg RJ, D'Alessandro AM, Stegall MD, Wojtowycz M, Sproat IA, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, Kalayoglu M, 1993: Effect of surgical and spontaneous portasystemic shunts on liver transplantation. Transplant Proc; 25:1946-1948.

Belzer FO, Southard JH, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, 1993: Update on preservation of liver grafts. Transplant Proc; 25:2010-2011.

Ploeg RJ, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Stegall MD, Pirsch JD, Hoffmann RM, Sasaki T, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, Kalayoglu M, 1993: Risk factors for primary dysfunction after liver transplantation: a multivariate analysis. Transplantation; 55:807-813.

D'Alessandro AM, Ploeg RJ, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Stegall MD, Hoffmann R, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, Kalayoglu M, 1993: Retransplantation of the liver: a seven-year experience. Transplantation; 55:1083-1087.

Burlingham WJ, Fechner JH, DeVito LD, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, Grailer AP, 1993: Human interleukin-2 and lymphoproliferative (T-helper cell) responses to soluble HLA class I antigens in vitro: I. Specificity for polymorphic domains. Tissue Antigens; 42:35-38.

Sollinger HW, Messing EM, Eckhoff DE, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Knechtle SJ, Hickey D, Belzer FO, 1993: Urological complications in 210 consecutive simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplants with bladder drainage. Ann Surg; 218:561-570.

Sollinger HW, Ploeg RJ, Eckhoff DE, Stegall MD, Isaacs R, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1993: Two hundred consecutive simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplants with bladder drainage. Surgery; 114:736-744.

Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Mason B, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Steen DC, Belzer FO: Histocompatibility and liver transplantation. Surgery 1993; 114:667-672.

Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Eckhoff DE, Pirsch JD, Judd R, Sollinger HW, Hoffmann RM, Belzer FO, 1993: Long-term results of liver transplantation for biliary atresia. Surgery; 114:711-718.

Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Pirsch JD, Hoffmann RM, Belzer FO, 1993: State of the art of liver transplantation in the USA. Transplant Proc; 25(4 Suppl 3):47.

Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Hoffmann RM, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1993: Surgical refinements in liver transplantation. Transplant Proc; 25(4 Suppl 3):48-49.

Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, Kalayoglu M, 1993: Effect of cyclosporine on renal function in survivors of liver transplantation after 1 year. Transplant Proc; 25(4 Suppl 3): 13-14.

Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1993: Renal transplantation in the cyclosporine era. Transplant Proc; 25(4 Suppl 3):15-16.

Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, Sollinger HW, 1993: Simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplantation at the University of Wisconsin. Transplant Proc; 25(4 Suppl 3):33-34.

Ploeg RJ, D'Alessandro AM, Hoffmann RM, Eckhoff D, Isaacs R, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Stegall MD, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1993: Impact of donor factors and preservation on function and survival after liver transplantation. Transplant Proc; 25:3031-3033.

Geissler EK, Wang J, Fechner JH Jr, Burlingham WJ, Knechtle SJ, 1994: Immunity to MHC class I antigen after direct DNA transfer into skeletal muscle. J Immunol; 152:413-421.

Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Pirsch JD, Friedman AL, Chobanian MC, Belzer FO, 1994: Changing spectrum of pediatric renal transplantation. Transplant Proc; 26:23.

Knechtle SJ, Wang J, Jiao S, Geissler EK, Sumimoto R, Wolff J, 1994: Induction of specific tolerance by intrathymic injection of recipient muscle cells transfected with donor class I major histocompatibility complex. Transplantation; 57:990-996.

Eckhoff DE, Ploeg RJ, Wilson MA, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Belzer FO, Sollinger HW, 1994: Efficacy of 99MTc voiding cystourethrogram for detection of duodenal leaks after pancreas transplantation. Transplant Proc; 26:462-463.

Belzer FO, Ploeg RJ, Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro AM, Pirsch JD, Kalayoglu MM, Sollinger HW: Clinical pancreas preservation and transplantation. Transplant Proc 1994; 26:550-551.

Ploeg RJ, Eckhoff DE, D'Alessandro AM, Stegall MD, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1994: Urological complications and enteric conversion after pancreas transplantation with bladder drainage. Transplant Proc; 26:458-459.

Ploeg RJ, D'Alessandro AM, Groshek M, Gange SJ, Knechtle SJ, Stegall MD, Eckhoff DE, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1994: Efficacy of human anodal trypsinogen for detection of rejection in clinical pancreas transplantation. Transplant Proc; 26:531-533.

Wang J, Geissler EK, Fechner JH Jr, Burlingham WJ, Knechtle SJ, 1994: Use of donor serum to prevent passive transfer of hyperacute rejection. J Surg Res; 57:150-155.

Ploeg RJ, D'Alessandro AM, Groshek M, Gange SJ, Knechtle SJ, Stegall MD, Eckhoff DE, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1994: Clinical experience with human anodal trypsinogen (HAT) for detection of pancreatic allograft rejection. Transplant Int; 7(suppl 1):S426-S431.

DeVito-Haynes LD, Jankowska-Gan E, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, Burlingham WJ, 1994: Monitoring of kidney and simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation rejection by release of donor-specific, soluble HLA class I. Hum Immunol; 40:191-201.

Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Pirsch JD, Armbrust MJ, Sproat IA, Wojtowycz MM, McDermott JC, Crummy AB, Belzer FO, 1994: Portal hypertension: surgical management in the 1990s. Surgery; 116:687-695.

Eckhoff DE, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Ploeg RJ, Judd RH, Belzer FO, Kalayoglu M, 1994: 100 consecutive liver transplants in infants and children: an 8-year experience. J Pediatr Surg; 29:1135-1140.

D'Alessandro AM, Hoffmann RM, Knechtle SJ, Eckhoff DE, Love RB, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1995: Controlled non-heart-beating donors: a potential source of extrarenal organs. Transplant Proc; 27:707-709.

Pirsch JD, Armbrust MJ, Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Heisey DM, Belzer FO, 1995: Obesity as a risk factor following renal transplantation. Transplantation; 59:631-633.

D'Alessandro AM, Hoffmann RM, Knechtle SJ, Eckhoff DE, Love RB, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1995: Successful extrarenal transplantation from non-heart-beating donors. Transplantation; 59:977-982.

D'Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, Kisken WA, Uehling DT, Moon TD, Messing EM, Bruskewitz RC, Pirsch JD, Belzer FO, 1995: Living related and unrelated donors for kidney transplantation: a 28-year experience. Ann Surg; 222:353-364.

Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro AM, Harms BA, Pirsch JD, Belzer FO, Kalayoglu M, 1995: Relationships between sclerosing cholangitis, inflammatory bowel disease, and cancer in patients undergoing liver transplantation. Surgery; 118:615-620.

Eckhoff DE, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Young CJ, Geffner SR, Belzer FO, Kalayoglu M, 1995: Pretransplant status and patient survival following liver transplantation. Transplantation; 60:920-925.

Rayhill SC, Odorico JS, Heisey DM, Wilson MA, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Eckhoff DE, Belzer FO, Sollinger HW, 1995: Clinical and laboratory features of pancreatic transplant bladder leaks. Transplant Proc; 27:3141-3142.

Rayhill SC, Odorico JS, Heisey DM, Wilson MA, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Belzer FO, Eckhoff DE, Sollinger HW, 1995: A comparison of the sensitivities of contrast and isotope voiding cystourethrograms for the detection of pancreas transplant bladder leaks. Transplant Proc; 27:3143-3144.

Odorico JS, Knechtle SJ, Rayhill SC, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Belzer FO, Sollinger HW, 1996: The influence of native nephrectomy on the incidence of recurrent disease following renal transplantation for primary glomerulonephritis. Transplantation; 61:228-234.

Lochhead KM, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1996: Risk factors for renal allograft loss in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Kidney Int; 49:512-517.

Noyes WR, Rodriguez R, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, D'Alessandro AM, Chappell R, Belzer FO, Kinsella TJ, 1996: Radiation therapy for renal transplant rejection refractory to pulse steroids and OKT3. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys; 34:1055-1059.

Kalayoglu M, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Hoffmann RM, Pirsch JD, Judd RH, Armbrust M, Spaith E, Pilli G, Young CJ, Geffner SR, Odorico JS, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, 1996: Preliminary experience with split liver transplantation. J Am Coll Surg; 182:381-387.

Hanaway MJ, Geissler EK, Wang J, Fechner JH Jr, Buelow R, Knechtle SJ, 1996: Immunosuppressive effects of an HLA class I-derived peptide in a rat cardiac allograft model. Transplantation; 61:1222-1228.

Pirsch JD, Ploeg RJ, Gange S, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, Belzer FO, 1996: Determinants of graft survival after renal transplantation. Transplantation; 61:1581-1586.

Wang J, Ma Y, Knechtle SJ, 1996: Adenovirus-mediated gene transfer into rat cardiac allografts--comparison of direct injection and perfusion. Transplantation; 61:1726-1729.

Budker V, Zhang G, Knechtle SJ, Wolff JA, 1996: Naked DNA delivered intraportally expresses efficiently in hepatocytes. Gene Therapy; 3:593-598.

D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, 1996: Intestinal transplantation: the University of Wisconsin experience. Transplant Proc; 28:2740-2741.

Knechtle SJ, Heisey DM, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, 1996: Impact of improving immunosuppressive treatment on outcome in cadaveric kidney transplantation. Surgery; 120:719-724.

Kalker AJ, Pirsch JD, Heisey D, Sollinger HW, Belzer FO, Knechtle SJ, D'Alessandro AM, 1996: Foot problems in the diabetic transplant recipient. Clin Transplant; 10(6 Pt 1):503-510.

Knechtle SJ, Zhai Y, Fechner J, 1996: Gene therapy in transplantation. Transpl Immunol; 4:257-264.

Kirk AD, Heisey DM, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Odorico JS, Rayhill SC, Sollinger HW, Pirsch JD, 1996: Clinical hepatitis after transplantation of hepatitis C virus-positive kidneys: HLA-DR3 as a risk factor for the development of posttransplant hepatitis. Transplantation; 62:1758-1762.

Knechtle SJ, Vargo D, Fechner J, Zhai Y, Wang J, Hanaway MJ, Scharff J, Hu H, Knapp L, Watkins D, Neville DM Jr, 1997: FN18-CRM9 immunotoxin promotes tolerance in primate renal allografts. Transplantation; 63:1-6.

Sasaki TM, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, Hafez GR, Sollinger HW, 1997: Increased (2-microglobulin (B2M) is useful in the detection of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease (PTLD). Clin Transplant; 11:29-33.

Fechner JH Jr., Vargo DJ, Geissler EK, Wang J, Neville DMJ, Knechtle SJ, 1997: Mechanisms of tolerance induced by an immunotoxin against CD3 epsilon in a rhesus kidney allograft model. Transplant Proc; 29(1-2):1158.

Wrenger E, Pirsch JD, Cangro CB, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, 1997: Single-center experience with renal transplantation in patients with Wegener's granulomatosis. Transplant Int; 10:152-156.

Knapp LA, Cadavid LF, Eberle ME, Knechtle SJ, Bontrop RE, Watkins DI, 1997: Identification of new Mamu-DRB alleles using DGGE and direct sequencing. Immunogenetics; 45:171-179.

Fechner JH Jr, Vargo DJ, Geissler EK, Graeb C, Wang J, Hanaway MJ, Watkins DI, Piekarczyk M, Neville DM Jr, Knechtle SJ, 1997: Split tolerance induced by immunotoxin in a rhesus kidney allograft model. Transplantation; 63:1339-1345.

Knechtle SJ, Wang J, Graeb C, Zhai Y, Hong X, Fechner JH Jr, Geissler EK, 1997: Direct MHC class I complementary DNA transfer to thymus induces donor-specific unresponsiveness, which involves multiple immunologic mechanisms. J Immunol; 159:152-158.

Kirk AD, Harlan DM, Armstrong NN, Davis TA, Dong Y, Gray GS, Hong X, Thomas D, Fechner JH Jr, Knechtle SJ, 1997: CTLA4-Ig and anti-CD40 ligand prevent renal allograft rejection in primates. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA; 94:8789-8794.

Knechtle SJ, Babalola JA, D'Alessandro AM, Pirsch JD, Kalayoglu M, 1997: Clostridial infection of a liver transplant treated with retransplantation. Clin Transplant; 11:206-208.

Zhang G, Vargo D, Budker V, Armstrong N, Knechtle SJ, Wolff JA, 1997: Expression of naked plasmid DNA injected into the afferent and efferent vessels of rodent and dog livers. Hum Gene Ther; 8:1763-1772.

Van der Werf WJ, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Pilli G, Hoffmann RM, Judd RH, Odorico JS, Kirk AD, Rayhill SC, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, 1998: Infant pediatric liver transplantation results equal those for older pediatric patients. J Pediatr Surg; 33:20-23.

Odorico JS, Rayhill SC, Heisey DM, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro AM, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, 1998: Immunologic risks of combined kidney-pancreas transplantation. Transplant Proc; 30:249-250.

Odorico JS, Heisey DM, Voss BJ, Steiner DS, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro AM, Hoffmann RM, Sollinger, HW, 1998: Donor factors affecting outcome after pancreas transplantation. Transplant Proc; 30:276-277.

Van der Werf WJ, Odorico JS, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW: Enteric conversion of bladder-drained pancreas allografts: experience in 95 patients. Transplant Proc 1998; 30:441-442.

Knechtle SJ, Fechner JH Jr, Dong Y, Stavrou S, Neville DM Jr, Oberley T, Buckley P, Armstrong N, Rusterholz K, Hong X, Tsuchida M, Hamawy MM, 1998: Primate renal transplants using immunotoxin. Surgery; 124:438-447.

Armstrong N, Buckley P, Oberley T, Fechner J Jr., Dong Y, Hong X, Kirk A, Neville D Jr, Knechtle SJ, 1998: Analysis of primate renal allografts after T-cell depletion with anti-CD3-CRM9. Transplantation; 66:5-13.

Knechtle SJ, Fechner JH Jr., Stavrou S, Neville DM Jr, Dong Y, Hong X, Tsuchida M, Hamawy MM, 1998: Reversal of acute allograft rejection using immunotoxin. Transplant Proc; 30:2150-2151.

Gaber AO, First MR, Tesi RJ, Gaston RS, Mendez R, Mulloy LL, Light JA, Gaber LW, Squiers E, Taylor RJ, Neylan JF, Steiner RW, Knechtle SJ, et al, 1998: Results of the double-blind, randomized, multicenter, phase III clinical trial of Thymoglobulin versus Atgam in the treatment of acute graft rejection episodes after renal transplantation. Transplantation; 66:29-37.

Zhai Y, Knechtle SJ, 1998: Two distinct forms of soluble MHC class I molecules synthesized by different mechanisms in normal rat cells in vitro. Hum Immunol; 59:404-414.

Graeb C, Scherer MN, Knechtle SJ, Geissler EK, 1998: Immunologic suppression mediated by genetically modified hepatocytes expressing secreted allo-MHC class I molecules. Hum Immunol; 59:415-425.

Sollinger HW, Odorico JS, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Pirsch JD, 1998: Experience with 500 simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplants. Ann Surg; 228:284-296.

D’Alessandro AM, Pirsch JD, Knechtle SJ, Odorico JS, Van der Werf WJ, Collins BH, Becker YT, Kalayoglu M, Armbrust MJ, Sollinger HW, 1998: Living unrelated renal donation (LURD): The University of Wisconsin experience. Surgery; 124:604-611.

Odorico JS, Hakim MN, Becker YT, Van der Werf W, Musat A, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, 1998: Liver transplantation as definitive therapy for complications after arterial embolization for hepatic manifestations of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Liver Transpl Surg; 4:483-490.

Pirsch JD, Odorico JS, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Becker BN, Sollinger HW, 1998: Posttransplant infection in enteric versus bladder-drained simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant recipients. Transplantation; 66:1746-1750.

Odorico JS, Pirsch JD, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, 1998: A study comparing mycophenolate mofetil to azathioprine in simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation. Transplantation; 66:1751-1759.

Zhai Y, Hong XN, Wang J, Fechner JH, Goodman RE, Johnson MC, Knechtle SJ, 1998: Modulation of alloimmunity to major histocompatibility complex class I by cotransfer of cytokine genes in vivo. Transpl Immunol; 6:169-175.

Van der Werf WJ, Odorico J, D'Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Becker Y, Collins B, Pirsch J, Hoffman R, Sollinger HW, 1999: Utilization of pediatric donors for pancreas transplantation. Transplant Proc; 31(1-2):610-611.

Hamawy MM, Tsuchida M, Fechner JH, Manthei E, Knechtle SJ, 1999: Involvement of protein tyrosine phosphorylation in immunotoxin effects on T lymphocytes. Transplant Proc; 31(1-2):785.

Tsuchida M, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 1999: CD28 ligation induces tyrosine phosphorylation of Pyk2 but not Fak in Jurkat T cells. J Biol Chem; 274:6735-6740.

Luzzio CC, Waclawik AJ, Gallagher CL, Knechtle SJ, 1999: Iliac artery pseudoaneurysm following renal transplantation presenting as lumbosacral plexopathy. Transplantation; 67:1077-1078.

Knechtle SJ, Kirk AD, Fechner JH, Hong X, Dong Y, Hamawy MM, Harlan DM, 1999: Inducing unresponsiveness by the use of anti-CD3 immunotoxin, CTLA4-Ig, and anti-CD40 ligand. Transplant Proc; 31(3B:Suppl):27S-28S.

Kirk AD, Burkly LC, Batty DS, Baumgartner RE, Berning JD, Buchanan K, Fechner JH Jr, Germond RL, Kampen RL, Patterson NB, Swanson SJ, Tadaki DK, TenHoor CN, White L, Knechtle SJ, Harlan DM, 1999: Treatment with humanized monoclonal antibody against CD154 prevents acute renal allograft rejection in nonhuman primates. Nat Med; 5:686-693.

Knechtle SJ, 1999: Ureteroneocystostomy for renal transplantation. J Am Coll Surg; 188:707-709.

Becker BN, Becker YT, Heisey DM, Leverson GE, Collins BH, Odorico JS, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, 1999: The impact of hypoalbuminemia in kidney-pancreas transplant recipients. Transplantation; 68:72-75.

Tsuchida M, Manthei ER, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 1999: CD28 ligation induces rapid tyrosine phosphorylation of the linker molecule LAT in the absence of Syk and ZAP-70 tyrosine phosphorylation. Eur J Immunol; 29:2354-2359.

Hamawy MM, Tsuchida M, Manthei ER, Dong YC, Fechner JH, Knechtle SJ: Activation of T lymphocytes for adhesion and cytokine expression by toxin-conjugated anti-CD3 monoclonal antibodies. Transplantation 1999; 68:693-698.

Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro AM, Armbrust MJ, Musat A, Kalayoglu M, 1999: Surgical portosystemic shunts for treatment of portal hypertensive bleeding: outcome and effect on liver function. Surgery; 126:708-713.

Burlingham W, Kusaka S, Chin L, Hullett D, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger H, Oberley T, Pirsch J, Kirk A, Becker B, 1999: Focal infiltrates in kidney allografts: developing a model for clinical transplant peripheral tolerance. Graft; 2:253-260.

Tsuchida M, Manthei ER, Alam T, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 1999: T cell activation up-regulates the expression of the focal adhesion kinase Pyk2: opposing roles for the activation of protein kinase C and the increase in intracellular Ca2+. J Immunol; 163:6640-6650.

DeLone DR, Goldstein RA, Petermann G, Salamat MS, Miles JM, Knechtle SJ, Brown WD, 1999: Disseminated aspergillosis involving the brain distribution and imaging characteristics. Am J Neuroradiol; 20:1597-1604.

Becker RN, Odorico JS, Becker YT, Leverson G, McDermott JC, Grist T, Sproat I, Heisey DM, Collins BH, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, 1999: Peripheral vascular disease and renal transplant artery stenosis: a reappraisal of transplant renovascular disease. Clin Transplant; 13:349-355.

Scherer MN, Graeb C, Knechtle SJ, Jauch KW, Geissler EK, 1999: Use of a soluble RT1Aa/IgG chimeric molecule to prevent the cytotoxic effects of preformed anti-donor antibodies [German]. Langenbecks Arch Surg; (Suppl 1):424-426.

Rayhill SC, D’Alessandro AM, Odorico JS, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Heisey DM, Kirk AD, Van der Werf W, Sollinger HW, 2000: Simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation and living related donor renal transplantation in patients with diabetes: is there a difference in survival? Ann Surg; 231:417-423.

Peters D, Tsuchida M, Manthei ER, Alam T, Cho CS, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 2000: Potentiation of CD3-induced expression of the linker for activation of T cells (LAT) by the calcineurin inhibitors cyclosporin A and FK506. Blood; 95:2733-2741.

Knechtle SJ, 2000: Knowledge about transplantation tolerance gained in primates. Curr Opin Immunol; 12:552-556.

Collins BH, Pirsch JD, Becker YT, Hanaway MJ, Van der Werf WJ, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Odorico JS, Leverson G, Musat A, Armbrust M, Becker BN, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, 2000: Long-term results of liver transplantation in patients 60 years of age and older. Transplantation; 70:780-783.

D’Alessandro AM, Hoffmann RM, Knechtle SJ, Odorico JS, Becker YT, Musat A, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, 2000: Liver transplantation from controlled non-heart-beating donors. Surgery; 128:579-588.

Lagoo AS, Buckley PJ, Burchell LJ, Peters D, Fechner JH, Tsuchida M, Dong Y, Hong X, Brunner KG, Oberley TD, Hamawy MM, Knechtle SJ, 2000: Increased glomerular deposits of von Willebrand factor in chronic, but not acute, rejection of primate renal allografts. Transplantation; 70:877-886.

D’Alessandro AM, Odorico JS, Knechtle SJ, Becker YT, Hoffmann RM, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, 2000: Simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation (SPK) from controlled non-heart-beating donors (NHBDs). Cell Transplant; 9:889-893.

Tsuchida M, Manthei ER, Alam T, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 2000: Regulation of T cell receptor- and CD28-induced tyrosine phosphorylation of the focal adhesion tyrosine kinases Pyk2 and Fak by protein kinase C. A role for protein tyrosine phosphatases. J Biol Chem; 275:1344-1350.

Odorico JS, Pirsch JD, Becker YT, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro A, Werwinski C, Sollinger HW, 2001: Results of solitary pancreas transplantation with enteric drainage: is there a benefit from monitoring urinary amylase levels? Transplant Proc; 33:1700.

Hamawy MM, Tsuchida M, Cho CS, Manthei ER, Fechner JH, Knechtle SJ, 2001: Immunotoxin FN18-CRM9 induces stronger T cell signaling than unconjugated monoclonal antibody FN18. Transplantation; 72:496-503.

Fechner JH Jr, Dong Y, Hong X, Brunner KG, Tsuchida M, Neville D, Scharff J, Lee F, Oberley TD, Peters D, Schultz JM, Manthei ER, Hamawy MM, Knechtle SJ, 2001: Graft survival in a rhesus renal transplant model after immunotoxin-mediated T-cell depletion is enhanced by mycophenolate and steroids. Transplantation; 72:581-587.

Cho CS, Burkly LC, Fechner JH Jr, Kirk AD, Oberley TD, Dong Y, Brunner KG, Peters D, Tenhoor CN, Nadeau K, Yagci G, Ishido N, Schultz JM, Tsuchida M, Hamawy MM, Knechtle SJ, 2001: Successful conversion from conventional immunosuppression to anti-CD154 monoclonal antibody costimulatory molecule blockade in rhesus renal allograft recipients. Transplantation; 72:587-597.

Knechtle SJ, 2001: Steps toward transplantation tolerance in the clinic. Transplant Proc; 33:3844-3845.

Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, Hu H, Fechner JH Jr, Cho CS, 2001: Tolerance and near-tolerance strategies in monkeys and their application to human renal transplantation. Immunol Rev; 183:205-213.

Cho CS, Knechtle SJ, Heisey DM, Hermina M, Armbrust M, D’Alessandro AM, Musat AI, Kalayoglu M, 2001: Analysis of tumor characteristics and survival in liver transplant recipients with incidentally diagnosed hepatocellular carcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg; 5:594-602.

Krieger NR, Knechtle SJ, 2002: Novel immunosuppressive agents in tolerance induction. Current Drug Targets-Cardiovas & Haemat Dis; 2:97-103.

Fernandez LA, Torrealba J, Yagci G, Ishido N, Tsuchida M, Tae Kim H, Dong Y, Oberley T, Fechner J, Colburn MJ, Schultz J, Kanmaz T, Hu H, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 2002: Piceatannol in combination with low doses of cyclosporine A prolongs kidney allograft survival in a stringent rat transplantation model. Transplantation; 74:1609-1617.

Hu H, Dong Y, Feng P, Fechner J, Hamawy M, Knechtle SJ, 2003: Effect of immunosuppressants on T-cell subsets observed in vivo using carboxy-fluorescein diacetate succinimidyl ester labeling. Transplantation; 75:1075-1077.

Krieger NR, Odorico JS, Heisey DM, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, 2003: Under-utilization of pancreas donors. Transplantation; 75:1271-1276.

Tsuchida M, Takai K, Hamawy MM, Knechtle SJ, Naito K, 2003: Involvement of linker for activation of T cells in the costimulatory signaling pathways. Transplant Proc; 35:553-554.

Rao V, Pirsch JD, Becker BN, Knechtle SJ, 2003: Sirolimus monotherapy following Campath-1H induction. Transplant Proc; 35(Suppl 3A); 128S-130S.

Krieger NR, Becker BN, Heisey D, Voss BJ, D’Alessandro AM, Becker YT, Odorico JS, Kalayoglu M, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, 2003: Chronic allograft nephropathy uniformly affects recipients of cadaveric, nonidentical living-related and living-unrelated grafts. Transplantation; 75:1677-1682.

Knechtle SJ, Pirsch JD, Fechner JH Jr, Becker BN, Friedl A, Colvin RB, Lebeck LK, Chin LT, Becker YT, Odorico JS, D’Alessandro AM, Kalayoglu M, Hamawy MM, Hu H, Bloom DD, Sollinger HW, 2003: Campath-1H induction plus rapamycin monotherapy for renal transplantation. Results of a pilot study. Am J Transplant; 3:722-730.

Torrealba JR, Fernandez LA, Kanmaz T, Oberley TD, Schultz JM, Brunner KG, Peters D, Fechner JH Jr, Dong Y, Hu H, Hamawy MM, Knechtle SJ, 2003: Immunotoxin-treated rhesus monkeys: a model for renal allograft chronic rejection. Transplantation; 76:524-530.

Cho CS, Chang Z, Elkahwaji J, Scheunemann TL, Manthei ER, Colburn M, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 2003: Rapamycin antagonizes cyclosporin A- and tacrolimus (FK506)-mediated augmentation of linker for activation of T cell expression in T cells. Int Immunol; 15:1369-1378.

Knechtle SJ, 2003: Portal hypertension: from Eck’s fistula to TIPS. Ann Surg; 238:S49-S55.

Hu H, Aizenstein BD, Puchalski A, Burmania JA, Hamawy MM, Knechtle SJ, 2004: Elevation of CXCR3-binding chemokines in urine indicates acute renal-allograft dysfunction. Am J Transplant; 4:432-437.

Said A, Safdar N, Lucey MR, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro A, Musat A, Pirsch J, Kalayoglu M, Maki DG, 2004: Infected bilomas in liver transplant recipients, incidence, risk factors and implications for prevention. Am J Transplant; 4:574-582.

Knechtle SJ, 2004: Present experience with Campath-1H in organ transplantation and its potential use in pediatric recipients. Pediatr Transplant; 8:106-112.

Kanmaz T, Fechner JH Jr, Torrealba J, Kim HT, Dong Y, Oberley TD, Schultz JM, Bloom DD, Katayama M, Dar W, Markovits J, Schuler W, Hu H, Hamawy MM, Knechtle SJ, 2004: Monotherapy with the novel human anti-CD154 monoclonal antibody ABI793 in rhesus monkey renal transplantation model. Transplantation; 77:914-920.

Knechtle SJ, Burlingham, WJ, 2004: Metastable tolerance in nonhuman primates and humans. Transplantation; 77:936-939.

Torrealba J, Katayama M, Fechner JH Jr, Jankowska-Gan E, Kusaka S, Xu Q, Schultz JM, Oberley TD, Hu H, Hamawy MM, Jonker M, Wubben J, Doxiadis G, Bontrop R, Burlingham WJ, Knechtle SJ, 2004: Metastable tolerance to rhesus monkey renal transplants is correlated with allograft TGF1+ CD4+ T-regulatory cell infiltrates. J Immunol; 172:5753-5764.

D’Alessandro AM, Fernandez LA, Chin LT, Shames BD, Turgeon NA, Scott DL, Di Carlo A, Becker YT, Odorico JS, Knechtle SJ, Love RB, Pirsch JD, Becker BN, Musat AI, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, 2004: Donation after cardiac death: The University of Wisconsin experience. Ann Transplant; 9:68-71.

Chin LT, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Fernandez LA, Leverson G, Judd RH, Spaith E, Dalgic A, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, 2004: Liver transplantation for biliary atresia: 19-year, single-center experience. Exp Clin Transplant; 2:178-182.

Cooper JT, Chin LT, Krieger NR, Fernandez LA, Foley DP, Becker YT, Odorico JS, Knechtle SJ, Kalayoglu M, Sollinger HW, D’Alessandro AM, 2004: Donation after cardiac death: the University of Wisconsin experience with renal transplantation. Am J Transplant; 4:1490-1494.

Safdar N, Said A, Lucey MR, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro A, Musat A, Pirsch J, McDermott J, Kalayoglu M, Maki DG, 2004: Infected bilomas in liver transplant recipients: clinical features, optimal management, and risk factors for mortality. Clin Infect Dis; 39:517-525.

Fernandez LA, Tsuchida M, Manthei E, Fechner JH Jr, Oberley TD, Leverson GE, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 2004: Immune status assay (ISA): a noninvasive procedure for studying allograft rejection. Transplant Immunol; 13:147-154.

Knechtle SJ, Fernandez LA, Pirsch JD, Becker BN, Chin LT, Becker YT, Odorico JS, D’Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, 2004: Campath-1H in renal transplantation: the University of Wisconsin experience. Surgery; 136:754-760.

Cai J, Terasaki PI, Bloom DD, Torrealba JR, Friedl A, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, 2004: Correlation between human leukocyte antigen antibody production and serum creatinine in patients receiving sirolimus monotherapy after Campath-1H induction. Transplantation; 78:919-924.

Kanmaz T, Feng P, Torrealba J, Kwun J, Fechner JH, Schultz JM, Dong Y, Kim HT, Dar W, Hamawy MM, Knechtle SJ, Hu H, 2004: Surveillance of acute rejection in baboon renal transplantation by elevation of interferon- inducible protein-10 and monokine induced by interferon- in urine. Transplantation; 78:1002-1007.

Fernandez LA, Turgeon NA, Odorico JS, Leverson G, Pirsch JD, Becker BN, Chin LT, Becker YT, Knechtle SJ, Foley DP, Shames BD, Kalayoglu M, D’Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, 2004: Superior long-term results of simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation from pediatric donors. Am J Transplant; 4:2093-2101.

Thomalla JV, Knechtle SJ, 2005: Incidental living donor nephrectomy: a unique expansion of the donor pool. Nephrol Dial Transplant; 20:245-246.

Torrealba JR, Colburn M, Golner S, Chang Z, Scheunemann T, Fechner JH, Roenneburg D, Hu H, Alam T, Kim HT, Kanmaz T, Oberley T, Knechtle SJ, Hamawy MM, 2005: Selenium-binding protein-1 in smooth muscle cells is downregulated in a rhesus monkey model of chronic allograft nephropathy. Am J Transplant; 5:58-67.

Shames BD, Fernandez LA, Sollinger HW, Chin LT, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Lucey MR, Hafez R, Musat AI, Kalayoglu M, 2005: Liver transplantation for HELLP syndrome. Liver Transpl; 11:224-228.

Bartosh SM, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, 2005: Campath-1H use in pediatric renal transplantation. Am J Transplant; 5:1569-1573.

Fernandez LA, Di Carlo A, Odorico JS, Leverson GE, Shames BD, Becker YT, Chin LT, Pirsch JD, Knechtle SJ, Foley DP, Sollinger HW, D’Alessandro AM, 2005: Simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation from donation after cardiac death: successful long term outcomes. Ann Surg; 242:716-723.

Foley DP, Fernandez LA, Leverson G, Chin LT, Krieger N, Cooper JT, Shames BD, Becker YT, Odorico JS, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Kalayoglu M, D’Alessandro AM, 2005: Donation after cardiac death: the University of Wisconsin experience with liver transplantation. Ann Surg; 242:724-731.

Bloom DD, Hu H, Fechner JH, Knechtle SJ, 2006: T-lymphocyte alloresponses of Campath-1H-treated kidney transplant patients. Transplantation; 81:81-87.

Kwun J, Knechtle SJ, Hu H, 2006: Determination of the functional status of alloreactive T cells by interferon  kinetics. Transplantation; 81:590-598.

Larsen CP, Knechtle SJ, Adams A, Pearson T, Kirk AD, 2006: A new look at blockade of T-cell costimulation: T therapeutic strategy for long-term maintenance immunosuppression. Am J Transplant; 6:876-883.

Magliocca JF, Knechtle SJ, 2006: The evolving role of alemtuzumab (Campath-1H) for immunosuppressive therapy in organ transplantation. Transplant Int; 19:705-714.

Barth RN, Janus CA, Lillesand CA, Radke NA, Pirsch JD, Becker BN, Fernandez LA, Chin LT, Becker YT, Odorico JS, D’Alessandro AM, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, 2006: Outcomes at 3 years of a prospective pilot study of Campath-1H and sirolimus immunosuppression for renal transplantation. Transpl Int; 19:885-892.

Xu Q, Lee J, Jankowska-Gan E, Schultz J, Roenneburg DA, Haynes LD, Kusaka S, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, VanBuskirk AM, Torrealba JR, Burlingham WJ, 2007: Human CD4+CD25low adaptive T regulatory cells suppress delayed-type hypersensitivity during transplant tolerance. J Immunol; 178:3983-3995.

Dar WA, Knechtle SJ, 2007: CXCR3-mediated T-cell chemotaxis involves ZAP-70 and is regulated by signaling through the T-cell receptor. Immunology; 120:467-485.

Pascual J, Mezrich JD, Djamali A, Leverson G, Chin LT, Torrealba J, Bloom D, Voss B, Becker BN, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Pirsch JD, Samaniego MD, 2007: Alemtuzumab induction and recurrence of glomerular disease after kidney transplantation. Transplantation; 83:1429-1434.

D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Chin LT, Fernandez LA, Yagci G, Leverson G, Kalayoglu M, 2007: Liver transplantation in pediatric patients: Twenty years of experience at the University of Wisconsin. Pediatr Transplant; 11:661-670.

Kirk AD, Cherikh WS, Ring M, Burke G, Kaufman D, Knechtle SJ, Potdar S, Shapiro R, Dharnidharka VR, Kauffman HM, 2007: Dissociation of depletional induction and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease in kidney recipients treated with alemtuzumab. Am J Transplant; 7:2619-2625.

Molitor-Dart ML, Andrassy J, Kwun J, Kayaoglu HA, Roenneburg DA, Haynes LD, Torrealba JR, Bobadilla JL, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, Burlingham WJ, 2007: Developmental exposure to noninherited maternal antigens induces CD4+ T regulatory cells: relevance to mechanism of heart allograft tolerance. J Immunol; 179:6749-6761.

Kwun J, Hu H, Schadde E, Roenneburg D, Sullivan KA, DeMartino J, Burlingham WJ, Knechtle SJ, 2007: Altered distribution of H60 minor H antigen-specific CD8 T cells and attenuated chronic vasculopathy in minor histocompatibility antigen mismatched heart transplantation in Cxcr3-/- mouse recipients. J Immunol; 179:8016-8025.

Brem-Exner BG, Sattler C, Hutchinson JA, Koehl GE, Kronenberg K, Farkas S, Inoue S, Blank C, Knechtle SJ, Schlitt HJ, Fandrich F, Geissler EK, 2008: Macrophages driven to a novel state of activation have anti-inflammatory properties in mice. J.Immunol; 180:335-349.

Bloom DD, Chang Z, Fechner JH, Dar W, Polster SP, Pascual J, Turka LA, Knechtle SJ, 2008: CD4+CD25+FOXP3+ regulatory T cells increase de novo in kidney transplant patients after immunodepletion with Campath-1H. Am J Transplant; 8:793-802.

Yagci G, Fernandez LA, Knechtle SJ, D’Alessandro AM, Chin LT, Musat AI, Lucey MR, Said A, Pirsch JD, Leverson G, Kalayoglu M, 2008: The impact of donor variables on the outcome of orthotopic liver transplantation for hepatitis C. Transplant Proc; 40:219-223.

Haustein SV, Kolterman AJ, Sundblad JJ, Fechner JH, Knechtle SJ, 2008: Nonhuman primate infections after organ transplantation. ILAR J; 49:209-219.

Pascual J, Samaniego MD, Torrealba JR, Odorico JS, Djamali A, Becker YT, Voss B, Leverson GE, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Pirsch JD, 2008: Antibody-mediated rejection of the kidney after simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation. J Am Soc Nephrol; 19:812-824.

Pescovitz MD, Knechtle SJ, Alexander SR, Colombani P, Nevins T, Nieforth K, Bouw MR, 2008: Safety and pharmacokinetics of daclizumab in pediatric renal transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant; 12:447-455.

Pascual J, Bloom D, Torrealba J, Brahmbhatt R, Chang Z, Sollinger HW, Knechtle SJ, 2008: Calcineurin inhibitor withdrawal after renal transplantation with alemtuzumab: clinical outcomes and effect on T regulatory cells. Am J Transplant; 8:1529-1536.

Schadde E, D’Alessandro AM, Knechtle SJ, Odorico JS, Becker YT, Pirsch JD, Sollinger HW, Fernandez LA, 2008: Alemtuzumab induction and triple maintenance immunotherapy in kidney transplantation from donors after cardiac death. Transpl Int; 21:625-636.

Spier BJ, Pfau PR, Lorenze KR, Knechtle SJ, Said A, 2008: Risk factors and outcomes in post-liver transplantation bile duct stones and casts: a case control study. Liver Transpl; (in press).

Kwun J, Hazinedaroglu SM, Schadde E, Kayaoglu HA, Fechner J, Hu H,  Roenneburg D, Torrealba J, Shiao L, Hong X, Peng R, Szewczyk JW, Sullivan KA, DeMartino J, Knechtle SJ, 2008: Unaltered graft survival and intragraft lymphocytes infiltration in the cardiac allograft of Cxcr3-/- mouse recipients. Am J Transplant; (in press).

Pascual J, Pirsch JD, Odorico JS, Torrealba JR, Djamali A, Becker YT, Voss B, Leverson GE, Knechtle SJ, Sollinger HW, Samaniego MD, 2008:  Alemtuzumab induction and antibody-mediated kidney rejection after simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation. Transplantation; (in press).

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