This is an application for competitive renewal of a Program Project Grant that has been active for 39 years. It involves many investigators and many different projects, all relating to the improvement of the results of solid organ transplantation. The basic overall OBJECTIVES of this grant are to: A. isolate and analyze clinical problems in solid organ transplantation and precisely document clinical/laboratory correlations; B. organize clinical trials and experimental approaches based on available data to help solve clinical problems. Within these objectives, all projects on the current grant are organized into two specific AIMS: 1. To prevent organ destruction. This includes not only immunologic manipulations designed to prevent rejection and immunologic graft loss, but also those designed to prevent nonimmunologic graft loss, to prolong recipient survival, and to modify or control drug toxicity and recurrent disease. 2. To maximize rehabilitation. The focus here is on minimizing complications and maximizing quality of life.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Type
Research Program Projects (P01)
Project #
5P01DK013083-44
Application #
8537407
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZDK1-GRB-R (J1))
Program Officer
Flessner, Michael Francis
Project Start
1998-02-21
Project End
2014-07-31
Budget Start
2013-08-01
Budget End
2014-07-31
Support Year
44
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$1,229,911
Indirect Cost
$410,774
Name
University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Department
Surgery
Type
Schools of Medicine
DUNS #
555917996
City
Minneapolis
State
MN
Country
United States
Zip Code
55455
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