Current issue: 2017 

Special Issue

Allograft Vasculopathy

Submission Deadline: July 31, 2017 (Open)               Submit Now

Guest Editor

Nandini Nair, PhD, MD, FSVM, FACC, FACP
Professor of Medicine, Cardiology - Adv HF/MCS/Transplant Cardiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX, USA
E-Mail: nandini.nair@ttuhsc.edu; nandini.nair@gmail.com
Website: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/internalmedicine/faculty/facultyDetails.aspx?eRaiderUserName=nnair
Research Interests: antibody mediated rejection; cardiac allograft vasculopathy; role of VADS in diastolic dysfunction; molecular mechanisms underlying heart failure and developing diagnostics and therapeutics

About This Topic

OBM Transplantation publishes peer-reviewed research across the full spectrum of biomedical science, and clinical research and practice in organ transplantation. The journal welcomes experimental, translational and clinical approaches in a special issue directed at Allograft Vasculopathy guest edited by Nandini Nair MD, PhD, FACC, FACP, Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX, USA. The journal is seeking original research manuscripts, focused reviews, brief reports, and research letters that address any aspect of allograft vasculopathy, including but not limited to basic mechanisms, epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, management, and prognosis.

The deadline for submission of manuscripts for consideration for this focus issue is 31st July, 2017. All papers will undergo expedited review with prompt turnaround. All submissions should have a note in the cover letter that they are being submitted for the focus issue.

Please submit manuscripts online via our website. We look forward to receiving your submissions.

Planned Papers

Title: Coronary Allograft Vasculopathy-Review of risk factors and pathogenesis
Authors: Mrudula Munagala, Anita Phancao

Title: Management of Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy
Author: Rama Bindu Manchikalapudi

Title: Vascular Remodeling in Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy
Authors: Nandini Nair, Enrique Gongora

Title: Will reducing oxidative stress work in prevention and treatment of Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy?
Authors: Nandini Nair, Enrique Gongora