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Utilization of Hepatitis C Positive Kidneys in Negative Recipients

2019-01-17 13:16:19 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To evaluate the safety and feasibility of transplanting kidneys from Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infected donors into recipients without HCV infection

Description

This will be an open label, prospective, interventional, proof of concept study to evaluate the feasibility and safety of kidney transplant from HCV positive donors into HCV negative recipients using Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir as a treatment for post-transplant HCV transmission

Study Design

Conditions

Kidney Transplant

Intervention

Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir

Location

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus
Ohio
United States
43210

Status

Recruiting

Source

Ohio State University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-01-17T13:16:19-0500

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A derivative of sirolimus and an inhibitor of TOR SERINE-THREONINE KINASES. It is used to prevent GRAFT REJECTION in heart and kidney transplant patients by blocking cell proliferation signals. It is also an ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENT.

A complication of kidney diseases characterized by cell death involving KIDNEY PAPILLA in the KIDNEY MEDULLA. Damages to this area may hinder the kidney to concentrate urine resulting in POLYURIA. Sloughed off necrotic tissue may block KIDNEY PELVIS or URETER. Necrosis of multiple renal papillae can lead to KIDNEY FAILURE.

The outer zone of the KIDNEY, beneath the capsule, consisting of KIDNEY GLOMERULUS; KIDNEY TUBULES, DISTAL; and KIDNEY TUBULES, PROXIMAL.

Long convoluted tubules in the nephrons. They collect filtrate from blood passing through the KIDNEY GLOMERULUS and process this filtrate into URINE. Each renal tubule consists of a BOWMAN CAPSULE; PROXIMAL KIDNEY TUBULE; LOOP OF HENLE; DISTAL KIDNEY TUBULE; and KIDNEY COLLECTING DUCT leading to the central cavity of the kidney (KIDNEY PELVIS) that connects to the URETER.

Stones in the KIDNEY, usually formed in the urine-collecting area of the kidney (KIDNEY PELVIS). Their sizes vary and most contains CALCIUM OXALATE.

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