Best Abstract Challenge Award

Supported by BIOTEST

The following 10 outstanding contributions, selected by the ESOT2017 Scientific Program Committee from all submitted abstracts based on the overall referees' scores, will be presented during the "Best Abstract Challenge" Session on Monday 25th September at 11:10 - 12:40.

The Audience will vote to select the 6 winners, to which these awards will be assigned to. The winners will be celebrated at the end of the live voting.

 

BAC001 - OUTCOME AFTER KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION IS INDEPENDENTLY PREDICTED BY DONOR RECIPIENT MATCHING BASED ON INDIRECTLY RECOGNIZABLE HLA EPITOPES
Presented by Oliver Staeck, Berlin, Germany

Authors: Oliver Staeck 1, Matthias Niemann 2, Eric Spierings 3, Petra Reinke 1, Fabian Halleck 1, Dmytro Khadzhynov 1, Klemens Budde 1, Nils Lachmann 4
Affiliations: Nephrology/ University Medicine Charité1, PIRCHE2, UMC Utrecht3, Center for Tumor Medicine, H&I Laboratory, Charité University Medicine Berlin4

 

BAC002 - A NOVEL COMPUTATIONAL MATCHING ALGORITHM FOR IMPROVING DONOR-RECIPIENT HISTOCOMPATIBILITY AND GRAFT OUTCOMES AFTER KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION
Presented by Vasilis Kosmoliaptsis, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Authors: Vasilis Kosmoliaptsis 1, Dermot H Mallon 1, J Andrew Bradley 1, Susan Fuggle 2, Christopher Watson 1, Craig J Taylor 1
Affiliations: Department of Surgery, University of Cambridge1, NHS Blood and Transplant2

 

BAC003 - MHC-II DONOR PEPTIDES ACTIVATE HUMAN CD8+CD45RCLOW =REGS SECRETING IFNγ, IL-10, IL-34 AND TGFβ TO INHIBIT HUMAN =RANSPLANT REJECTION
Presented by Carole Guillonneau, Nantes, France

Authors: Séverine Bézie 1, Laetitia Boucault 1, Dimitri Meistermann 1, Véronique Daguin 1, Elodie Autrusseau 1, Frédérique Bellier Waast 2, Franck Duteille 2, Ignacio Anegon 1, Carole Guillonneau 1
Affiliations: INSERM UMR1064 - CRTI1, CHU Nantes2

 

BAC004 - NORMOTHERMIC MACHINE PERFUSION VS STATIC COLD STORAGE IN LIVER TRANSPLANTATION: OUTCOMES FROM A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Presented by David Nasralla, Oxford, United Kingdom

Authors: David Nasralla 1, COPE Liver Research Group 2, Rutger Ploeg 2, Constantin Coussios 3, Peter Friend 2
Affiliations: Oxford Transplant Centre, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford1, Oxford Transplant Centre, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford2, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University of Oxford3

 

BAC005 - VALIDATION OF THE HOMEOSTATIC MODEL ASSESSMENT (HOMA) OF BETA CELL FUNCTION IN PANCREAS TRANSPLANTATION
Presented by James Barnes, Oxford, United Kingdom

Authors: James Barnes 1, Rachel Franklin 2, Edward Sharples 3, Peter Friend 1, Stephen Gough 2, Jonathan Levy 2, Shruti Mittal 1
Affiliations: Oxford Transplant Centre, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford1, Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism2, Oxford Transplant Centre, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundaiton Trust3

 

BAC006 - BORTEZOMIB IN LATE ANTIBODY-MEDIATED KIDNEY TRANSPLANT REJECTION - A DOUBLE-BLIND RANDOMIZED PLACEBO-CONTROLLED TRIAL (BORTEJECT STUDY)
Presented by Farsad Eskandary, Vienna, Austria

Authors: Farsad Eskandary 1, Heinz Regele 2, Gregor Bond 1, Nicolas Kozakowski 2, Markus Wahrmann 1, Luis Hidalgo 3, Helmuth Haslacher 4, Christopher C. Kaltenecker 1, Marie-Bernadette Aretin 5, Rainer Oberbauer 1, Jeff Reeve 6, Philip F. Halloran 6, Georg A. Böhmig 1
Affiliations: Dept. of Nephrology and Dialysis, Medical University Vienna1, Institute of Clinical Pathology, Medical University Vienna2, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta3, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Medical University Vienna4, Pharmacy, General Hospital Vienna (AKH Wien)5, Alberta Transplant Applied Genomics Centre, ATAGC, University of Alberta6

 

BAC007 - LOW INCIDENCE OF ACUTE REJECTION WITHIN THE SIX MONTHS AFTER TRANSPLANTATION IN HIV RECIPIENTS TREATED WITH RALTEGRAVIR, THE ANRS 153 TREVE TRIAL
Presented by Marie Matignon, Paris, France

Authors: Marie Matignon 1 , Amani Lahiani 2 , Jean-Daniel Lelievre 3 , Khadidja Abbassi 2 , Dominique Desvaux 4 , Alpha Diallo 5 , Marie-Noelle Peraldi 6 , Anne-Marie Taburet 7 , Juliette Saillard 5 , Constance Delaugerre 8 , Dominique Costagliola 2 , Lambert Assoumou 2 , Philippe Grimbert 1
Affiliations: Aphp, Nephrology And Transplant Unit, Henri Mondor Hospital1, Sorbonne Universités, Inserm, Upmc Univ Paris 06, Iplesp Umrs 11362, Aphp, Clinical Immunology Unit, Henri Mondor Hospital3, Aphp, Anatomopathology Unit, Henri Mondor Hospital4, Anrs, Recherhce Nord Et Sud Sida-Hiv Hépatites5, Aphp, Nephrology And Transplant Unit, Saint Louis Hospital6, Aphp, Pharmacology Unit, Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris-Sud Bicêtre7, Aphp, Virology Department, Saint Louis Hospital8

 

BAC008 - MISSING-SELF TRIGGERS NK MEDIATED MICROVASCULAR INJURIES AND CHRONIC REJECTION OF ALLOGENIC KIDNEY TRANSPLANTS
Presented by Alice Koenig, Lyon, France

Authors: Alice Koenig 1, Chien-Chia Chen 2, Antoine Marçais 2, Virginie Mathias 3, Antoine Sicard 4, Maud Rabeyrin 5, Maud Racapé 6, Jean Paul Duong-Van-Huyen 7, Patrick Bruneval 7, Sebastien Dussurgey 8, Stéphanie Ducreux 3, Emmanuel Morelon 4, Béatrice Charreau 9, Thierry Defrance 2, Valérie Dubois 3, Thierry Walzer 2, Olivier Thaunat 1
Affiliations: INSERM U 1111, Hospital Edouard Herriot1, INSERM U 11112, EFS Rhône-Alpes3, Hospital Edouard Herriot4, Hospices civils de Lyon5, Paris cardivascular research center6, APHP7, SFR Biosciences8, INSERM UMR-S 10649

 

BAC009 - SPECIFIC GENE EXPRESSION SIGNATURE OF COMPLEMENT-ACTIVATING DONOR SPECIFIC ANTI-HLA ANTIBODY-MEDIATED REJECTION IN KIDNEY ALLOGRAFTS
Presented by Carmen Lefaucheur, Paris, France

Authors: Carmen Lefaucheur 1, Denis Viglietti 1, Olivier Aubert 1, Adriana Zeevi 2, Philip Halloran 3, Alexandre Loupy 1
Affiliations: Paris Translational Research Center for Organ Transplantation1, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center2, Alberta Transplant Applied Genomics Center3

 

BAC010 - MULTIPLE DOSING OF ANTI-C1S ANTIBODY TNT009 - EFFECT ON HLA ANTIBODY-TRIGGERED COMPLEMENT ACTIVATION IN HEALTHY VOLUNTEERS AND KIDNEY TRANSPLANT RECIPIENTS WITH ANTIBODY-MEDIATED REJECTION
Presented by Jakob Mühlbacher, Vienna, Austria

Authors: Jakob Mühlbacher 1, Bernd Jilma 2, Markus Wahrmann 3, Farsad Eskandary 3, James C. Gilbert 4, Sandip Panicker 4, Georg Böhmig 3
Affiliations: Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna1, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria2, Department of Medicine III, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria3, True North Therapeutics, Inc., South San Francisco, CA, USA4