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Rafik Ghobrial, PhD

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SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
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    1. Balogh J, Gordon-Burroughs S, Schwarz P, Galati J, McFadden RA, Cusick M, Snyder MJ, Bailey HR, Weiner M, Wong A, Ochoa RA, Saharia A, Gaber AO, Ghobrial RM. Treatment of Refractory Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Patients With Portal Hypertension: A Case Series and Treatment Algorithm. Transplant Proc. 2017 Oct; 49(8):1864-1869. PMID: 28923638.
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    2. Agopian VG, Harlander-Locke MP, Ruiz RM, Klintmalm GB, Senguttuvan S, Florman SS, Haydel B, Hoteit M, Levine MH, Lee DD, Taner CB, Verna EC, Halazun KJ, Abdelmessih R, Tevar AD, Humar A, Aucejo F, Chapman WC, Vachharajani N, Nguyen MH, Melcher ML, Nydam TL, Mobley C, Ghobrial RM, Amundsen B, Markmann JF, Langnas AN, Carney CA, Berumen J, Hemming AW, Sudan DL, Hong JC, Kim J, Zimmerman MA, Rana A, Kueht ML, Jones CM, Fishbein TM, Busuttil RW. Impact of Pretransplant Bridging Locoregional Therapy for Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma Within Milan Criteria Undergoing Liver Transplantation: Analysis of 3601 Patients From the US Multicenter HCC Transplant Consortium. Ann Surg. 2017 Sep; 266(3):525-535. PMID: 28654545.
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    3. Mobley CM, Dhala A, Ghobrial RM. Strongyloides stercoralis in solid organ transplantation: early diagnosis gets the worm. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2017 Aug; 22(4):336-344. PMID: 28562417.
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    4. Lan P, Fan Y, Zhao Y, Lou X, Monsour HP, Zhang X, Choi Y, Dou Y, Ishii N, Ghobrial RM, Xiao X, Li XC. TNF superfamily receptor OX40 triggers invariant NKT cell pyroptosis and liver injury. J Clin Invest. 2017 Jun 01; 127(6):2222-2234. PMID: 28436935.
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    5. Liu Y, Kubiak JZ, Li XC, Ghobrial RM, Kloc M. Macrophages and RhoA Pathway in Transplanted Organs. Results Probl Cell Differ. 2017; 62:365-376. PMID: 28455717.
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    6. Balogh J, Victor D, Asham EH, Burroughs SG, Boktour M, Saharia A, Li X, Ghobrial RM, Monsour HP. Hepatocellular carcinoma: a review. J Hepatocell Carcinoma. 2016; 3:41-53. PMID: 27785449.
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    7. Liu Y, Chen W, Minze LJ, Kubiak JZ, Li XC, Ghobrial RM, Kloc M. Dissonant response of M0/M2 and M1 bone-marrow-derived macrophages to RhoA pathway interference. Cell Tissue Res. 2016 Dec; 366(3):707-720. PMID: 27628094.
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    8. Liu Y, Chen W, Wu C, Minze LJ, Kubiak JZ, Li XC, Kloc M, Ghobrial RM. Macrophage/monocyte-specific deletion of Ras homolog gene family member A (RhoA) downregulates fractalkine receptor and inhibits chronic rejection of mouse cardiac allografts. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Mar; 36(3):340-354. PMID: 27692539.
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    9. Tasciotti E, Cabrera FJ, Evangelopoulos M, Martinez JO, Thekkedath UR, Kloc M, Ghobrial RM, Li XC, Grattoni A, Ferrari M. The Emerging Role of Nanotechnology in Cell and Organ Transplantation. Transplantation. 2016 Aug; 100(8):1629-38. PMID: 27257995; PMCID: PMC4961523 [Available on 08/01/17].
    10. Xiao X, Shi X, Fan Y, Wu C, Zhang X, Minze L, Liu W, Ghobrial RM, Lan P, Li XC. The Costimulatory Receptor OX40 Inhibits Interleukin-17 Expression through Activation of Repressive Chromatin Remodeling Pathways. Immunity. 2016 Jun 21; 44(6):1271-83. PMID: 27317259; PMCID: PMC4917494 [Available on 06/21/17].
    11. Wu C, Zhao Y, Xiao X, Fan Y, Kloc M, Liu W, Ghobrial RM, Lan P, He X, Li XC. Graft-Infiltrating Macrophages Adopt an M2 Phenotype and Are Inhibited by Purinergic Receptor P2X7 Antagonist in Chronic Rejection. Am J Transplant. 2016 Sep; 16(9):2563-73. PMID: 27575724.
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    12. Liu Y, Minze LJ, Mumma L, Li XC, Ghobrial RM, Kloc M. Mouse macrophage polarity and ROCK1 activity depend on RhoA and non-apoptotic Caspase 3. Exp Cell Res. 2016 Feb 15; 341(2):225-36. PMID: 26875770.
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    13. Balogh J, Gordon Burroughs S, Boktour M, Patel S, Saharia A, Ochoa RA, McFadden R, Victor DW, Ankoma-Sey V, Galati J, Monsour HP, Fainstein V, Li XC, Grimes KA, Gaber AO, Aloia T, Ghobrial RM. Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of voriconazole prophylaxis for prevention of invasive aspergillosis in high-risk liver transplant recipients. Liver Transpl. 2016 Feb; 22(2):163-70. PMID: 26515643.
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    14. Liu Y, Tejpal N, You J, Li XC, Ghobrial RM, Kloc M. ROCK inhibition impedes macrophage polarity and functions. Cell Immunol. 2016 Feb; 300:54-62. PMID: 26711331.
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    15. Chen W, Ghobrial RM, Li XC. The Evolving Roles of Memory Immune Cells in Transplantation. Transplantation. 2015 Oct; 99(10):2029-37. PMID: 26102615; PMCID: PMC4591096 [Available on 10/01/16].
    16. Xiao X, Shi X, Fan Y, Zhang X, Wu M, Lan P, Minze L, Fu YX, Ghobrial RM, Liu W, Li XC. GITR subverts Foxp3(+) Tregs to boost Th9 immunity through regulation of histone acetylation. Nat Commun. 2015 Sep 14; 6:8266. PMID: 26365427; PMCID: PMC4570275.
    17. Kloc M, Kubiak JZ, Li XC, Ghobrial RM. Pericytes, microvasular dysfunction, and chronic rejection. Transplantation. 2015 Apr; 99(4):658-67. PMID: 25793439; PMCID: PMC4455035.
    18. Gordon-Burroughs S, Balogh J, Weiner MA, Monsour HP, Schwartz MR, Gaber AO, Ghobrial RM. Liver transplantation in an adult with adenomatosis and congenital absence of the portal vein: a case report. Transplant Proc. 2014 Sep; 46(7):2418-21. PMID: 25242797.
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    19. Kloc M, Ghobrial RM. Chronic allograft rejection: A significant hurdle to transplant success. Burns Trauma. 2014; 2(1):3-10. PMID: 27574640; PMCID: PMC4994504.
    20. Kloc M, Kubiak JZ, Li XC, Ghobrial RM. The newly found functions of MTOC in immunological response. J Leukoc Biol. 2014 Mar; 95(3):417-30. PMID: 24295827.
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    21. Asham EH, Kaseb A, Ghobrial RM. Management of hepatocellular carcinoma. Surg Clin North Am. 2013 Dec; 93(6):1423-50. PMID: 24206860.
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    22. Yi SG, Burroughs SG, Loebe M, Scheinin S, Seethamraju H, Jyothula S, Monsour H, McFadden R, Podder H, Saharia A, Asham EH, Boktour M, Gaber AO, Ghobrial RM. Combined lung and liver transplantation: analysis of a single-center experience. Liver Transpl. 2014 Jan; 20(1):46-53. PMID: 24136814.
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    23. Zhang L, You J, Sidhu J, Tejpal N, Ganachari M, Skelton TS, Kloc M, Li XC, Ghobrial RM. Abrogation of chronic rejection in rat model system involves modulation of the mTORC1 and mTORC2 pathways. Transplantation. 2013 Nov 15; 96(9):782-90. PMID: 23985719.
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    24. Ferrati S, Fine D, You J, De Rosa E, Hudson L, Zabre E, Hosali S, Zhang L, Hickman C, Sunder Bansal S, Cordero-Reyes AM, Geninatti T, Sih J, Goodall R, Palapattu G, Kloc M, Ghobrial RM, Ferrari M, Grattoni A. Leveraging nanochannels for universal, zero-order drug delivery in vivo. J Control Release. 2013 Dec 28; 172(3):1011-9. PMID: 24095805.
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    25. Yi SG, Sadhu AR, Jones SL, Turner K, Monsour H, Donahue K, Xia X, Gaber AO, Ghobrial RM, Burroughs SG. The Effect of Adrenal Replacement Therapy on Rates of Fungal Colonization and Mortality in Critically Ill Patients Awaiting Liver Transplantation. J Clin Transl Hepatol. 2013 Sep; 1(1):2-8. PMID: 26355432; PMCID: PMC4521274.
    26. Zhao P, Xiao X, Ghobrial RM, Li XC. IL-9 and Th9 cells: progress and challenges. Int Immunol. 2013 Oct; 25(10):547-51. PMID: 24027199; PMCID: PMC3784066.
    27. Li XC, Kloc M, Ghobrial RM. Memory T cells in transplantation - progress and challenges. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2013 Aug; 18(4):387-92. PMID: 23838642; PMCID: PMC4264634.
    28. Frenette CT, Boktour M, Burroughs SG, Kaseb A, Aloia TA, Galati J, Gaber AO, Monsour H, Ghobrial RM. Pre-transplant utilization of sorafenib is not associated with increased complications after liver transplantation. Transpl Int. 2013 Jul; 26(7):734-9. PMID: 23701126.
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    29. Kloc M, Tejpal N, Sidhu J, Ganachari M, Flores-Villanueva P, Jennings NB, Sood AK, Kubiak JZ, Ghobrial RM. Inverse relationship between TCTP/RhoA and p53 /cyclin A/actin expression in ovarian cancer cells. Folia Histochem Cytobiol. 2012 Oct 08; 50(3):358-67. PMID: 23042265; PMCID: PMC3753092.
    30. Kloc M, Kubiak JZ, Ghobrial RM. Translationally controlled tumor-associated protein. Biochem Res Int. 2012; 2012:432590. PMID: 22761999; PMCID: PMC3385592.
    31. Kloc M, Ghobrial RM, Borsuk E, Kubiak JZ. Polarity and asymmetry during mouse oogenesis and oocyte maturation. Results Probl Cell Differ. 2012; 55:23-44. PMID: 22918799.
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    32. Asham EH, Boktour M, Ghobrial RM. Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: past, present, and future. Clin Transpl. 2012; 173-83. PMID: 23721020.
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    33. Razonable RR, Findlay JY, O'Riordan A, Burroughs SG, Ghobrial R, Agarwal B, Davenport A, Gropper M. Critical care issues in patients after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2011 May; 17(5):511-27. PMID: 21384524.
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    34. Skelton TS, Tejpal N, Gong Y, Kubiak JZ, Kloc M, Ghobrial RM. Allochimeric molecules and mechanisms in abrogation of cardiac allograft rejection. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2012 Jan; 31(1):73-84. PMID: 21497519.
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    35. Apisarnthanarak P, Raman SS, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Saab S, Lu DS. Efficacy of CT angiography for preoperative vascular mapping in adult to adult living related liver transplant donors. J Med Assoc Thai. 2011 Jan; 94(1):98-105. PMID: 21425734.
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    36. Aloia TA, Knight R, Gaber AO, Ghobrial RM, Goss JA. Analysis of liver transplant outcomes for United Network for Organ Sharing recipients 60 years old or older identifies multiple model for end-stage liver disease-independent prognostic factors. Liver Transpl. 2010 Aug; 16(8):950-9. PMID: 20589647.
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    37. Skelton TS, Tejpal N, Gong Y, Kloc M, Ghobrial RM. Downregulation of RhoA and changes in T cell cytoskeleton correlate with the abrogation of allograft rejection. Transpl Immunol. 2010 Aug; 23(4):185-93. PMID: 20619345; PMCID: PMC3753097.
    38. Lisik W, Gong Y, Tejpal N, Skelton TS, Bremer EG, Kloc M, Ghobrial RM. Intragraft gene expression profile associated with the induction of tolerance by allochimeric MHC I in the rat heart transplantation model. Genesis. 2010 Jan; 48(1):8-19. PMID: 19882666.
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    39. Lisik W, Tejpal N, Gong Y, Skelton TS, Ganachari M, Bremer EG, Kloc M, Ghobrial RM. Down regulation of genes involved in T cell polarity and motility during the induction of heart allograft tolerance by allochimeric MHC I. PLoS One. 2009 Dec 02; 4(12):e8020. PMID: 19956540; PMCID: PMC2780702.
    40. Aloia TA, Barakat O, Connelly J, Haykal N, Michel D, Gaber AO, Ghobrial RM. Gastric radiation enteritis after intra-arterial yttrium-90 microsphere therapy for early stage hepatocellular carcinoma. Exp Clin Transplant. 2009 Sep; 7(3):141-4. PMID: 19715522.
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    41. Aloia TA, Fahy BN, Fischer CP, Jones SL, Duchini A, Galati J, Gaber AO, Ghobrial RM, Bass BL. Predicting poor outcome following hepatectomy: analysis of 2313 hepatectomies in the NSQIP database. HPB (Oxford). 2009 Sep; 11(6):510-5. PMID: 19816616; PMCID: PMC2756639.
    42. Liu D, Shen XD, Zhai Y, Lam W, Liao J, Busuttil RW, Ghobrial RM. Intragraft selection of the T cell receptor repertoire by class I MHC sequences in tolerant recipients. PLoS One. 2009 Jun 29; 4(6):e6076. PMID: 19562081; PMCID: PMC2700265.
    43. Duffy JP, Hong JC, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW. Vascular complications of orthotopic liver transplantation: experience in more than 4,200 patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2009 May; 208(5):896-903; discussion 903-5. PMID: 19476857.
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    44. Hong JC, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Duffy JP, Ghobrial RM, Nonthasoot B, Collins TE, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW. Longterm outcomes for whole and segmental liver grafts in adult and pediatric liver transplant recipients: a 10-year comparative analysis of 2,988 cases. J Am Coll Surg. 2009 May; 208(5):682-9; discusion 689-91. PMID: 19476815.
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    45. Fischer CP, Fahy BN, Aloia TA, Bass BL, Gaber AO, Ghobrial RM. Timing of referral impacts surgical outcomes in patients undergoing repair of bile duct injuries. HPB (Oxford). 2009 Feb; 11(1):32-7. PMID: 19590621; PMCID: PMC2697860.
    46. Shaked A, Ghobrial R, Merion RM, Shearon TH, Emond JC, Fair JH, Fisher RA, Kulik LM, Pruett TL, Terrault NA. Incidence and severity of acute cellular rejection in recipients undergoing adult living donor or deceased donor liver transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2009 Feb; 9(2):301-8. PMID: 19120082; PMCID: PMC3732169.
    47. Mas VR, Maluf DG, Archer KJ, Yanek K, Kong X, Kulik L, Freise CE, Olthoff KM, Ghobrial R, McIver P, Fisher R. Genes involved in viral carcinogenesis and tumor initiation in hepatitis C virus-induced hepatocellular carcinoma. Mol Med. 2009 Mar-Apr; 15(3-4):85-94. PMID: 19098997.
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    48. Freise CE, Gillespie BW, Koffron AJ, Lok AS, Pruett TL, Emond JC, Fair JH, Fisher RA, Olthoff KM, Trotter JF, Ghobrial R, Everhart JE. Recipient morbidity after living and deceased donor liver transplantation: findings from the A2ALL Retrospective Cohort Study. Am J Transplant. 2008 Dec; 8(12):2569-79. PMID: 18976306; PMCID: PMC3297482.
    49. Saab S, Ibrahim AB, Surti B, Durazo F, Han S, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Goldstein LI, Tong MJ, Busuttil RW. Pretransplant variables associated with quality of life in liver transplant recipients. Liver Int. 2008 Sep; 28(8):1087-94. PMID: 18662279.
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    50. Ghobrial R, Freise CE, Trotter JF, Tong L, Ojo AO, Fair JH, Fisher RA, Emond JC, Koffron AJ, Pruett TL, Olthoff KM. Donor morbidity after living donation for liver transplantation. Gastroenterology. 2008 Aug; 135(2):468-76. PMID: 18505689; PMCID: PMC3731061.
    51. Hong JC, Kosari K, Benjamin E, Duffy JP, Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Xu J, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW. Does race influence outcomes after primary liver transplantation? A 23-year experience with 2,700 patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2008 May; 206(5):1009-16; discussion 1016-8. PMID: 18471745.
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    52. Zimmerman MA, Ghobrial RM, Tong MJ, Hiatt JR, Cameron AM, Hong J, Busuttil RW. Recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma following liver transplantation: a review of preoperative and postoperative prognostic indicators. Arch Surg. 2008 Feb; 143(2):182-8; discussion 188. PMID: 18283144.
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    53. Lawal A, Ghobrial R, Te H, Artinian L, Eastwood D, Schiano TD. Comparison of hepatitis C histological recurrence rates and patient survival between split and deceased donor liver transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2007 Dec; 39(10):3261-5. PMID: 18089367.
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    54. Zimmerman MA, Ghobrial RM, Tong MJ, Hiatt JR, Cameron AM, Busuttil RW. Antiviral prophylaxis and recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma following liver transplantation in patients with hepatitis B. Transplant Proc. 2007 Dec; 39(10):3276-80. PMID: 18089370.
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    55. Semiletova NV, Shen XD, Feldman DM, Gao F, Mhoyan A, Liu D, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Ghobrial RM. Class I MHC allochimeric presentation of composite immunogenic and self epitopes induces tolerance to genetically diverse rat strains. Cell Immunol. 2007 Jul; 248(1):48-58. PMID: 17936255; PMCID: PMC3699404.
    56. Zarrinpar A, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Lipshutz GS, Gu Y, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW. Liver transplantation for HELLP syndrome. Am Surg. 2007 Oct; 73(10):1013-6. PMID: 17983071.
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    57. Berg CL, Gillespie BW, Merion RM, Brown RS, Abecassis MM, Trotter JF, Fisher RA, Freise CE, Ghobrial R, Shaked A, Fair JH, Everhart JE. Improvement in survival associated with adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation. Gastroenterology. 2007 Dec; 133(6):1806-13. PMID: 18054553; PMCID: PMC3170913.
    58. Saab S, Wiese C, Ibrahim AB, Peralta L, Durazo F, Han S, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Goldstein LI, Tong MJ, Busuttil RW. Employment and quality of life in liver transplant recipients. Liver Transpl. 2007 Sep; 13(9):1330-8. PMID: 17763388.
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    59. Xia VW, Ghobrial RM, Du B, Chen T, Hu KQ, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW, Steadman RH. Predictors of hyperkalemia in the prereperfusion, early postreperfusion, and late postreperfusion periods during adult liver transplantation. Anesth Analg. 2007 Sep; 105(3):780-5. PMID: 17717240.
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    60. Duffy JP, Vardanian A, Benjamin E, Watson M, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Lipshutz G, Yersiz H, Lu DS, Lassman C, Tong MJ, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW. Liver transplantation criteria for hepatocellular carcinoma should be expanded: a 22-year experience with 467 patients at UCLA. Ann Surg. 2007 Sep; 246(3):502-9; discussion 509-11. PMID: 17717454; PMCID: PMC1959350.
    61. Lipshutz GS, Hiatt J, Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Martinez MM, Yersiz H, Gornbein J, Busuttil RW. Outcome of liver transplantation in septuagenarians: a single-center experience. Arch Surg. 2007 Aug; 142(8):775-81; discussion 781-4. PMID: 17709732.
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    62. Saab S, Oh MK, Ibrahim AB, Durazo F, Han S, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Goldstein LI, Tong MJ, Busuttil RW. Anemia in liver transplant recipients undergoing antiviral treatment for recurrent hepatitis C. Liver Transpl. 2007 Jul; 13(7):1032-8. PMID: 17600345.
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    63. Fisher RA, Kulik LM, Freise CE, Lok AS, Shearon TH, Brown RS, Ghobrial R, Fair JH, Olthoff KM, Kam I, Berg CL. Hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence and death following living and deceased donor liver transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2007 Jun; 7(6):1601-8. PMID: 17511683; PMCID: PMC3176596.
    64. Farmer DG, Venick RS, McDiarmid SV, Ghobrial RM, Gordon SA, Yersiz H, Hong J, Candell L, Cholakians A, Wozniak L, Martin M, Vargas J, Ament M, Hiatt J, Busuttil RW. Predictors of outcomes after pediatric liver transplantation: an analysis of more than 800 cases performed at a single institution. J Am Coll Surg. 2007 May; 204(5):904-14; discussion 914-6. PMID: 17481508.
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    65. Otsuka Y, Duffy JP, Saab S, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW. Postresection hepatic failure: successful treatment with liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2007 May; 13(5):672-9. PMID: 17219396.
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    66. Ghobrial RM. Changing faces of liver retransplantation: it is all about selection. Liver Transpl. 2007 Feb; 13(2):188-9. PMID: 17256777.
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    67. Cameron AM, Ghobrial RM, Hiatt JR, Carmody IC, Gordon SA, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Zimmerman MA, Durazo F, Han SH, Saab S, Gornbein J, Busuttil RW. Effect of nonviral factors on hepatitis C recurrence after liver transplantation. Ann Surg. 2006 Oct; 244(4):563-71. PMID: 16998365; PMCID: PMC1856558.
    68. Vardanian AJ, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Hiatt JR. Incisional hernia after liver transplantation. J Am Coll Surg. 2006 Oct; 203(4):421-5. PMID: 17000384.
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    69. Saab S, Shpaner A, Zhao Y, Brito I, Durazo F, Han S, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Goldstein LI, Tong MJ, Busuttil RW. Prevalence and risk factors for diabetes mellitus in moderate term survivors of liver transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2006 Aug; 6(8):1890-5. PMID: 16889544.
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    70. Ruiz R, Kunitake H, Wilkinson AH, Danovitch GM, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW. Long-term analysis of combined liver and kidney transplantation at a single center. Arch Surg. 2006 Aug; 141(8):735-41; discussion 741-2. PMID: 16924080.
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    71. Lipshutz GS, Patel S, Hiatt JR, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, McDiarmid SV, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW. Portocaval hemitransposition in pediatric liver transplant recipients: a single-center experience. Liver Transpl. 2006 Jul; 12(7):1097-103. PMID: 16799947.
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    72. Cameron AM, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Lipshutz GS, Gordon SA, Zimmerman M, Hong J, Collins TE, Gornbein J, Amersi F, Weaver M, Cao C, Chen T, Hiatt JR, Busuttil RW. Optimal utilization of donor grafts with extended criteria: a single-center experience in over 1000 liver transplants. Ann Surg. 2006 Jun; 243(6):748-53; discussion 753-5. PMID: 16772778; PMCID: PMC1570573.
    73. Saab S, Landaverde C, Ibrahim AB, Durazo F, Han S, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Goldstein LI, Tong MJ, Busuttil RW. The MELD score in advanced liver disease: association with clinical portal hypertension and mortality. Exp Clin Transplant. 2006 Jun; 4(1):395-9. PMID: 16827633.
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    74. Zimmerman MA, Cameron AM, Ghobrial RM. Budd-Chiari syndrome. Clin Liver Dis. 2006 May; 10(2):259-73, viii. PMID: 16971261.
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    75. Xia VW, Du B, Braunfeld M, Neelakanta G, Hu KQ, Nourmand H, Levin P, Enriquez R, Hiatt JR, Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Busuttil RW, Steadman RH. Preoperative characteristics and intraoperative transfusion and vasopressor requirements in patients with low vs. high MELD scores. Liver Transpl. 2006 Apr; 12(4):614-20. PMID: 16555319.
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    76. Yersiz H, Cameron AM, Carmody I, Zimmerman MA, Kelly BS, Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Busuttil RW. Split liver transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2006 Mar; 38(2):602-3. PMID: 16549186.
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    77. Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW. Challenges of adult living-donor liver transplantation. J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg. 2006; 13(2):139-45. PMID: 16547675.
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    78. Semiletova NV, Shen XD, Baibakov B, Feldman DM, Mukherjee K, Frank JM, Stepkowski SM, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Ghobrial RM. Inhibition of chronic rejection by antibody induced vascular accommodation in fully allogeneic heart allografts. Transplantation. 2005 Dec 15; 80(11):1535-40. PMID: 16371921.
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    79. Zimmerman MA, Ghobrial RM. When shouldn't we retransplant? Liver Transpl. 2005 Nov; (11 Suppl 2):S14-20. PMID: 16237729.
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    80. Cameron AM, Truty J, Truell J, Lassman C, Zimmerman MA, Kelly BS, Farmer DG, Hiatt JR, Ghobrial R, Busuttil RW. Fulminant hepatic failure from primary hepatic lymphoma: successful treatment with orthotopic liver transplantation and chemotherapy. Transplantation. 2005 Oct 15; 80(7):993-6. PMID: 16249751.
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    81. Saab S, Niho H, Comulada S, Hiatt J, Durazo F, Han S, Farmer DG, Holt C, Yersiz H, Goldstein LI, Ghobrial R, Busuttil RW. Mortality predictors in liver transplant recipients with recurrent hepatitis C cirrhosis. Liver Int. 2005 Oct; 25(5):940-5. PMID: 16162150.
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    82. Olthoff KM, Merion RM, Ghobrial R, Abecassis MM, Fair JH, Fisher RA, Freise CE, Kam I, Pruett TL, Everhart JE, Hulbert-Shearon TE, Gillespie BW, Emond JC. Outcomes of 385 adult-to-adult living donor liver transplant recipients: a report from the A2ALL Consortium. Ann Surg. 2005 Sep; 242(3):314-23, discussion 323-5. PMID: 16135918; PMCID: PMC1357740.
    83. Planinsic RM, van der Meer J, Testa G, Grande L, Candela A, Porte RJ, Ghobrial RM, Isoniemi H, Schelde PB, Erhardtsen E, Klintmalm G, Emre S. Safety and efficacy of a single bolus administration of recombinant factor VIIa in liver transplantation due to chronic liver disease. Liver Transpl. 2005 Aug; 11(8):895-900. PMID: 16035081.
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    84. Busuttil RW, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Hiatt JR, McDiarmid SV, Goldstein LI, Saab S, Han S, Durazo F, Weaver M, Cao C, Chen T, Lipshutz GS, Holt C, Gordon S, Gornbein J, Amersi F, Ghobrial RM. Analysis of long-term outcomes of 3200 liver transplantations over two decades: a single-center experience. Ann Surg. 2005 Jun; 241(6):905-16; discussion 916-8. PMID: 15912040; PMCID: PMC1357170.
    85. Semiletova NV, Shen XD, Feldman DM, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Ghobrial RM. Donor MHC class I peptides in conjunction with self-epitopes induce donor-specific tolerance in a dose-dependent manner but unable to abrogate chronic rejection. Transplant Proc. 2005 May; 37(4):1937-9. PMID: 15919510.
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    86. Liu D, Shen XD, Fang Z, Gao F, Semiletova N, Cao MJ, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Ghobrial RM. Identification of early tolerance regulator genes induced by allochimeric therapy using microarray-based genomewide scan. Transplant Proc. 2005 May; 37(4):1942-3. PMID: 15919512.
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    87. Saab S, Ibrahim AB, Shpaner A, Younossi ZM, Lee C, Durazo F, Han S, Esrason K, Wu V, Hiatt J, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Holt C, Yersiz H, Goldstein LI, Tong MJ, Busuttil RW. MELD fails to measure quality of life in liver transplant candidates. Liver Transpl. 2005 Feb; 11(2):218-23. PMID: 15666392.
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    88. Semiletova NV, Shen XD, Slomowitz SJ, Baibakov B, Feldman DM, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Ghobrial RM. Allochimeric therapy induces unique regulatory T cells that mitigate chronic rejection. Transplant Proc. 2005 Jan-Feb; 37(1):35-6. PMID: 15808538.
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    89. Shimoda M, Ghobrial RM, Carmody IC, Anselmo DM, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Chen P, Dawson S, Durazo F, Han S, Goldstein LI, Saab S, Hiatt J, Busuttil RW. Predictors of survival after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma associated with Hepatitis C. Liver Transpl. 2004 Dec; 10(12):1478-86. PMID: 15558585.
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    90. Lerner SM, Hiatt JR, Salamandra J, Chen PW, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW. Giant cavernous liver hemangiomas: effect of operative approach on outcome. Arch Surg. 2004 Aug; 139(8):818-21; discussion 821-3. PMID: 15302689.
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    91. Saab S, Kalmaz D, Gajjar NA, Hiatt J, Durazo F, Han S, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Goldstein LI, Lassman CR, Busuttil RW. Outcomes of acute rejection after interferon therapy in liver transplant recipients. Liver Transpl. 2004 Jul; 10(7):859-67. PMID: 15237369.
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    92. Limanond P, Raman SS, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Saab S, Lu DS. Preoperative imaging in adult-to-adult living related liver transplant donors: what surgeons want to know. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2004 Mar-Apr; 28(2):149-57. PMID: 15091116.
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    93. Limanond P, Raman SS, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Lu DS. The utility of MRCP in preoperative mapping of biliary anatomy in adult-to-adult living related liver transplant donors. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2004 Feb; 19(2):209-15. PMID: 14745755.
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    94. Limanond P, Raman SS, Lassman C, Sayre J, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Saab S, Lu DS. Macrovesicular hepatic steatosis in living related liver donors: correlation between CT and histologic findings. Radiology. 2004 Jan; 230(1):276-80. PMID: 14695401.
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    95. Kanwal F, Chen D, Ting L, Gornbein J, Saab S, Durazo F, Yersiz H, Farmer D, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Han SH. A model to predict the development of mental status changes of unclear cause after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2003 Dec; 9(12):1312-9. PMID: 14625832.
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    96. Ghobrial RM. Retransplantation for recurrent hepatitis C in the model for end-stage liver disease era: how should we or shouldn't we? Liver Transpl. 2003 Oct; 9(10):1025-7. PMID: 14526395.
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    97. Ghobrial RM. Treatment for recurrent hepatitis C. Minerva Chir. 2003 Oct; 58(5):693-703. PMID: 14603148.
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    98. Saab S, Chang AJ, Comulada S, Geevarghese SK, Anselmo RD, Durazo F, Han S, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Goldstein LI, Ghobrial R, Busuttil RW. Outcomes of hepatitis C- and hepatitis B core antibody-positive grafts in orthotopic liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2003 Oct; 9(10):1053-61. PMID: 14526400.
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    99. Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW. Future of adult living donor liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2003 Oct; 9(10 Suppl 2):S73-9. PMID: 14528434.
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    100. Saab S, Ghobrial RM, Ibrahim AB, Kunder G, Durazo F, Han S, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Goldstein LI, Busuttil RW. Hepatitis C positive grafts may be used in orthotopic liver transplantation: a matched analysis. Am J Transplant. 2003 Sep; 3(9):1167-72. PMID: 12919097.
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    101. Fondevila C, Ghobrial RM, Fuster J, Bombuy E, GarcĂ­a-Valdecasas JC, Busuttil RW. Biliary complications after adult living donor liver transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2003 Aug; 35(5):1902-3. PMID: 12962841.
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    102. Saab S, Ly D, Nieto J, Kanwal F, Lu D, Raman S, Amado R, Nuesse B, Durazo F, Han S, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Chen P, Schwegel K, Goldstein LI, Tong M, Busuttil RW. Hepatocellular carcinoma screening in patients waiting for liver transplantation: a decision analytic model. Liver Transpl. 2003 Jul; 9(7):672-81. PMID: 12827551.
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    103. Hathaway D, Barr ML, Ghobrial RM, Rodrigue J, Bogner S, Prendergast MM, Subaiya I. Assessing quality-of-life outcomes in organ transplant recipients: progress and priorities. Prog Transplant. 2003 Jun; Suppl:1-2. PMID: 12839225.
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    104. Hathaway D, Barr ML, Ghobrial RM, Rodrigue J, Bogner S, Prendergast MM, Subaiya I. The PORTEL registry: overview and selected findings. Prog Transplant. 2003 Jun; Suppl:3-13; quiz 16-7. PMID: 12839226.
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    105. Farmer DG, Anselmo DM, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, McDiarmid SV, Cao C, Weaver M, Figueroa J, Khan K, Vargas J, Saab S, Han S, Durazo F, Goldstein L, Holt C, Busuttil RW. Liver transplantation for fulminant hepatic failure: experience with more than 200 patients over a 17-year period. Ann Surg. 2003 May; 237(5):666-75; discussion 675-6. PMID: 12724633; PMCID: PMC1514517.
    106. Saab S, Wang V, Ibrahim AB, Durazo F, Han S, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Morrisey M, Goldstein LI, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW. MELD score predicts 1-year patient survival post-orthotopic liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2003 May; 9(5):473-6. PMID: 12740789.
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    107. Hisatake GM, Chen TW, Renz JF, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Amado RG, Goldstein L, Busuttil RW. Acquired hemophilia A after liver transplantation: a case report. Liver Transpl. 2003 May; 9(5):523-6. PMID: 12740798.
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    108. Markmann JF, Markmann JW, Desai NM, Baquerizo A, Singer J, Yersiz H, Holt C, Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Busuttil RW. Operative parameters that predict the outcomes of hepatic transplantation. J Am Coll Surg. 2003 Apr; 196(4):566-72. PMID: 12691933.
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    109. Saab S, Hu R, Ibrahim AB, Goldstein LI, Kunder G, Durazo F, Han S, Yersiz H, Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Busuttil RW, Lassman C. Discordance between ALT values and fibrosis in liver transplant recipients treated with ribavirin for recurrent hepatitis C. Am J Transplant. 2003 Mar; 3(3):328-33. PMID: 12614290.
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    110. Semiltova N, Shen XD, Fishbein MC, Gao F, Slomowitz SJ, Jiao Q, Mukherjee K, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Ghobrial RM. Posttransplant administration of allochimeric major histocompatibility complex class-I-molecules induces true transplantation tolerance. Transplantation. 2003 Feb 27; 75(4):550-3. PMID: 12605125.
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    111. Han SH, Martin P, Edelstein M, Hu R, Kunder G, Holt C, Saab S, Durazo F, Goldstein L, Farmer D, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW. Conversion from intravenous to intramuscular hepatitis B immune globulin in combination with lamivudine is safe and cost-effective in patients receiving long-term prophylaxis to prevent hepatitis B recurrence after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2003 Feb; 9(2):182-7. PMID: 12548512.
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    112. Renz JF, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Hisatake GM, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW. Changing faces of liver transplantation: partial-liver grafts for adults. J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg. 2003; 10(1):31-44. PMID: 12827475.
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    113. Ghobrial RM, Saab S, Lassman C, Lu DS, Raman S, Limanond P, Kunder G, Marks K, Amersi F, Anselmo D, Chen P, Farmer D, Han S, Durazo F, Goldstein LI, Busuttil RW. Donor and recipient outcomes in right lobe adult living donor liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2002 Oct; 8(10):901-9. PMID: 12360431.
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    114. Ghobrial RM. Retransplantation for recurrent hepatitis C. Liver Transpl. 2002 Oct; 8(10 Suppl 1):S38-43. PMID: 12362296.
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    115. Collisson EA, Nourmand H, Fraiman MH, Cooper CB, Bellamy PE, Farmer DG, Vierling JM, Ghobrial R, Busuttil RW. Retrospective analysis of the results of liver transplantation for adults with severe hepatopulmonary syndrome. Liver Transpl. 2002 Oct; 8(10):925-31. PMID: 12360435.
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    116. Ghobrial RM, Gornbein J, Steadman R, Danino N, Markmann JF, Holt C, Anselmo D, Amersi F, Chen P, Farmer DG, Han S, Derazo F, Saab S, Goldstein LI, McDiarmid SV, Busuttil RW. Pretransplant model to predict posttransplant survival in liver transplant patients. Ann Surg. 2002 Sep; 236(3):315-22; discussion 322-3. PMID: 12192318; PMCID: PMC1422585.
    117. Semiletova N, Shen XD, Gao F, Slomowitz SJ, Jiao Q, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Ghobrial RM. Regulatory T cells induced by allochimeric major histocompatability class I therapy inhibit allograft apoptosis. Transplant Proc. 2002 Aug; 34(5):1402. PMID: 12176415.
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    118. Saab S, Ly D, Han SB, Lin RK, Rojter SE, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW. Is it cost-effective to treat recurrent hepatitis C infection in orthotopic liver transplantation patients? Liver Transpl. 2002 May; 8(5):449-57. PMID: 12004345.
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    119. Anselmo DM, Ghobrial RM, Jung LC, Weaver M, Cao C, Saab S, Kunder G, Chen PW, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Baquerizo A, Geevarghese S, Han SH, Goldstein L, Holt CD, Gornbein JA, Busuttil RW. New era of liver transplantation for hepatitis B: a 17-year single-center experience. Ann Surg. 2002 May; 235(5):611-9; discussion 619-20. PMID: 11981206; PMCID: PMC1422486.
    120. Yersiz H, Renz JF, Hisatake G, Reichert PR, Feduska NJ, Lerner S, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Geevarghese S, Baquerizo A, Chen P, Busuttil RW. Technical and logistical considerations of in situ split-liver transplantation for two adults: Part II. Creation of left segment I-IV and right segment V-VIII grafts. Liver Transpl. 2002 Jan; 8(1):78-81. PMID: 11799491.
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    121. Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Ghobrial RM, McDiarmid SV, Gornbein J, Le H, Schlifke A, Amersi F, Maxfield A, Amos N, Restrepo GC, Chen P, Dawson S, Busuttil RW. Early graft function after pediatric liver transplantation: comparison between in situ split liver grafts and living-related liver grafts. Transplantation. 2001 Dec 15; 72(11):1795-802. PMID: 11740391.
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    122. Yersiz H, Renz JF, Hisatake G, Reichert PR, Feduska NJ, Lerner S, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Geevarghese S, Baquerizo A, Chen P, Busuttil RW. Technical and logistical considerations of in situ split-liver transplantation for two adults: Part I. Creation of left segment II, III, IV and right segment I, V-VIII grafts. Liver Transpl. 2001 Dec; 7(12):1077-80. PMID: 11753910.
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    123. Shimoda M, Farmer DG, Colquhoun SD, Rosove M, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Chen P, Busuttil RW. Liver transplantation for cholangiocellular carcinoma: analysis of a single-center experience and review of the literature. Liver Transpl. 2001 Dec; 7(12):1023-33. PMID: 11753904.
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    124. Singer JS, Mhoyan A, Fishbein MC, Shen XD, Gao F, Zhao D, Coito AJ, Reemtsen BL, Amersi F, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Ghobrial RM. Allochimeric class I MHC molecules prevent chronic rejection and attenuate alloantibody responses. Transplantation. 2001 Oct 27; 72(8):1408-16. PMID: 11685113.
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    125. Ghobrial R, Steadman R, Gornbein J, Lassman C, Holt CD, Chen P, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Danino N, Collisson E, Baquarizo A, Han SS, Saab S, Goldstein LI, Donovan JA, Esrason K, Busuttil RW. A 10-year experience of liver transplantation for hepatitis C: analysis of factors determining outcome in over 500 patients. Ann Surg. 2001 Sep; 234(3):384-93; discussion 393-4. PMID: 11524591; PMCID: PMC1422029.
    126. Shimoda M, Saab S, Morrisey M, Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Chen P, Han SH, Bedford RA, Goldstein LI, Martin P, Busuttil RW. A cost-effectiveness analysis of biliary anastomosis with or without T-tube after orthotopic liver transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2001 Jul; 1(2):157-61. PMID: 12099364.
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    127. Ghobrial R, Hsieh CB, Lerner S, Winters S, Nissen N, Dawson S, Amersi F, Chen P, Farmer D, Yersiz H, Busuttil RW. Technical challenges of hepatic venous outflow reconstruction in right lobe adult living donor liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2001 Jun; 7(6):551-5. PMID: 11443587.
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    128. Ghobrial R, Amersi F, Stecker K, Kato H, Melinek J, Singer J, Mhoyan A, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW, Stepkowski SM. Amelioration of hepatic ischemia/reperfusion injury with intercellular adhesion molecule-1 antisense oligodeoxynucleotides. Transplant Proc. 2001 Feb-Mar; 33(1-2):538. PMID: 11266946.
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    129. Tanabe Y, Omori K, Hao D, Valiente L, Maruyama M, Smith CV, Weglinski JK, Busuttil RW, Mulen Y, Ghobrial RM. Induction of long-term islet allograft survival in two rat strains by a single allochimeric class I MHC molecule. Transplant Proc. 2001 Feb-Mar; 33(1-2):157-8. PMID: 11266757.
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    130. Singer JS, Shen X, Fishbein M, Mhoyan A, Zhao D, Reemsteen B, Gao F, Amersi F, Coito AJ, Busuttil RW, Weglinski JK, Ghobrial RM. Allochimeric class I MHC inhibits chronic rejection in cardiac allografts. Transplant Proc. 2001 Feb-Mar; 33(1-2):179. PMID: 11266768.
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    131. Ghobrial RM, Shimoda M, Farmer DG, Yersiz H, Chen P, Dawson S, Amersi F, Han S, Goldstein LI, Martin P, Busuttil RW. Factors determining outcome of liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma associated with hepatitis C cirrhosis. Transplant Proc. 2001 Feb-Mar; 33(1-2):1358. PMID: 11267326.
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    132. Anselmo DM, Baquerizo A, Geevarghese S, Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Busuttil RW. Liver transplantation at Dumont-UCLA Transplant Center: an experience with over 3,000 cases. Clin Transpl. 2001; 179-86. PMID: 12211780.
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    133. Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Amersi F, Busuttil RW. Advances in pediatric liver and intestinal transplantation. Am J Surg. 2000 Nov; 180(5):328-34. PMID: 11137682.
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    134. Han SH, Ofman J, Holt C, King K, Kunder G, Chen P, Dawson S, Goldstein L, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Martin P. An efficacy and cost-effectiveness analysis of combination hepatitis B immune globulin and lamivudine to prevent recurrent hepatitis B after orthotopic liver transplantation compared with hepatitis B immune globulin monotherapy. Liver Transpl. 2000 Nov; 6(6):741-8. PMID: 11084061.
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    135. Farmer DG, McDiarmid SV, Yersiz H, Cortina G, Restrepo GC, Amersi F, Vargas J, Gershman G, Ament M, Reyen L, Le H, Ghobrial RM, Chen P, Dawson S, Han S, Martin P, Goldstein L, Busuttil RW. Improved outcome after intestinal transplantation: an 8-year, single-center experience. Transplant Proc. 2000 Sep; 32(6):1233-4. PMID: 10995926.
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    136. Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Farmer DG, Amersi F, Goss J, Chen P, Dawson S, Lerner S, Nissen N, Imagawa D, Colquhoun S, Arnout W, McDiarmid SV, Busuttil RW. Predictors of survival after In vivo split liver transplantation: analysis of 110 consecutive patients. Ann Surg. 2000 Sep; 232(3):312-23. PMID: 10973381; PMCID: PMC1421145.
    137. Saab S, Martin P, Soliman GY, Machicado GA, Roth BE, Kunder G, Han SH, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Bedford RA. Endoscopic management of biliary leaks after T-tube removal in liver transplant recipients: nasobiliary drainage versus biliary stenting. Liver Transpl. 2000 Sep; 6(5):627-32. PMID: 10980063.
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    138. Ghobrial RM, Amersi F, Busuttil RW. Surgical advances in liver transplantation. Living related and split donors. Clin Liver Dis. 2000 Aug; 4(3):553-65. PMID: 11232161.
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    139. Amersi F, Buelow R, Kato H, Ke B, Coito AJ, Shen XD, Zhao D, Zaky J, Melinek J, Lassman CR, Kolls JK, Alam J, Ritter T, Volk HD, Farmer DG, Ghobrial R, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW. Upregulation of heme oxygenase-1 protects genetically fat Zucker rat livers from ischemia/reperfusion injury. J Clin Invest. 1999 Dec; 104(11):1631-9. PMID: 10587527; PMCID: PMC409865.
    140. Ghobrial RM, Farmer DG, Baquerizo A, Colquhoun S, Rosen HR, Yersiz H, Markmann JF, Drazan KE, Holt C, Imagawa D, Goldstein LI, Martin P, Busuttil RW. Orthotopic liver transplantation for hepatitis C: outcome, effect of immunosuppression, and causes of retransplantation during an 8-year single-center experience. Ann Surg. 1999 Jun; 229(6):824-31; discussion 831-3. PMID: 10363896; PMCID: PMC1420829.
    141. Markmann JF, Gornbein J, Markowitz JS, Levy MF, Klintmalm GB, Yersiz H, Morrisey M, Drazan K, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Goss J, Seu P, Martin P, Goldstein LI, Busuttil RW. A simple model to estimate survival after retransplantation of the liver. Transplantation. 1999 Feb 15; 67(3):422-30. PMID: 10030290.
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    142. Zhai Y, Ghobrial RM, Busuttil RW, Kupiec-Weglinski JW. Th1 and Th2 cytokines in organ transplantation: paradigm lost? Crit Rev Immunol. 1999; 19(2):155-72. PMID: 10352902.
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    143. Holt CD, Sievers TM, Ghobrial RM, Rossi SJ, Goss JA, McDiarmid SV. Mycophenolate mofetil: effects on clinical transplantation. BioDrugs. 1998 Nov; 10(5):373-84. PMID: 18020609.
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    144. Goldman DE, Colquhoun SD, Ghobrial RM, Arnaout WS, Farmer DG, Markmann JF, Shackleton CR, Vierling JM, Busuttil RW. Mycotic aneurysm of arterial conduit presenting as massive upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl Surg. 1998 Sep; 4(5):435-6. PMID: 9724483.
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    145. Ghobrial RM, Colquhoun S, Rosen H, Hollis P, Ponthieux S, Pakrasi A, Farmer DG, Markman JF, Markowitz J, Drazan K, Yersiz H, Singer J, Stribling R, Arnout W, Holt CD, Goss J, Imagawa D, Seu P, Goldstein LI, Shackleton CR, Martin P, Busuttil RW. Retransplantation for recurrent hepatitis C following tacrolimus or cyclosporine immunosuppression. Transplant Proc. 1998 Jun; 30(4):1470-1. PMID: 9636597.
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    146. Markowitz JS, Seu P, Goss JA, Yersiz H, Markmann JF, Farmer DG, Ghobrial RM, Goldstein LI, Martin P, Stribling R, Busuttil RW. Liver transplantation for decompensated cirrhosis after jejunoileal bypass: a strategy for management. Transplantation. 1998 Feb 27; 65(4):570-2. PMID: 9500634.
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    147. Sievers TM, Rossi SJ, Ghobrial RM, Arriola E, Nishimura P, Kawano M, Holt CD. Mycophenolate mofetil. Pharmacotherapy. 1997 Nov-Dec; 17(6):1178-97. PMID: 9399601.
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    148. Markmann JF, Markowitz JS, Yersiz H, Morrisey M, Farmer DG, Farmer DA, Goss J, Ghobrial R, McDiarmid SV, Stribling R, Martin P, Goldstein LI, Seu P, Shackleton C, Busuttil RW. Long-term survival after retransplantation of the liver. Ann Surg. 1997 Oct; 226(4):408-18; discussion 418-20. PMID: 9351709; PMCID: PMC1191051.
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    150. Stepkowski SM, Wang M, Langowski J, Ghobrial R, Qu X, Yu J, Tian L, Kahan BD. Localization of tolerogenic epitopes in the alpha 1 helical region of the rat class I major histocompatibility complex molecule. Transplant Proc. 1997 May; 29(3):1663-4. PMID: 9142223.
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    151. Stepkowski SM, Tian L, Napoli KL, Ghobrial R, Wang ME, Chou TC, Kahan BD. Synergistic mechanisms by which sirolimus and cyclosporin inhibit rat heart and kidney allograft rejection. Clin Exp Immunol. 1997 Apr; 108(1):63-8. PMID: 9097913; PMCID: PMC1904622.
    152. Ghobrial R, Karczewski M, Ferraresso M, Tian L, Stepkowski SM, Kahan BD. Kinetics of in vitro immune responses of T and B cells during tolerance induction by sirolimus. Ann Transplant. 1996; 1(4):22-9. PMID: 9869901.
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    153. Ghobrial R, Hamashima T, Kloc M, Etkin L, Stepkowski SM, Kahan BD. Membrane-bound or soluble truncated RT1.Aa rat class I major histocompatibility antigens induce specific alloimmunity. Transplantation. 1995 Sep 27; 60(6):602-10. PMID: 7570958.
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    154. Ghobrial R, Hamashima T, Stepkowski SM, Kahan BD. Induction of transplantation tolerance by perioperative injection of "quasi-self" chimeric class I MHC antigen combined with a short cyclosporine course. Transplant Proc. 1995 Feb; 27(1):239-40. PMID: 7878984.
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    155. Ferraresso M, Tian L, Ghobrial R, Stepkowski SM, Kahan BD. Rapamycin inhibits production of cytotoxic but not noncytotoxic antibodies and preferentially activates T helper 2 cells that mediate long-term survival of heart allografts in rats. J Immunol. 1994 Oct 01; 153(7):3307-18. PMID: 8089500.
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    156. Kahan BD, Ghobrial R. Immunosuppressive agents. Surg Clin North Am. 1994 Oct; 74(5):1029-54. PMID: 7940060.
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    157. Stepkowski SM, Ghobrial R, Wang B, Ito Y, Goto S, Hamashima T, Kahan BD. Donor-soluble histocompatibility antigen selectively potentiates suppressor elements while decreasing the frequency of alloantigen-specific T cytotoxic cells. Transplant Proc. 1993 Oct; 25(5):2875. PMID: 8212270.
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    158. Lewis R, Sprayberry S, Ghobrial R, Peirce C, Verani R, Corriere JN. Effect of atrial natriuretic peptide on urine flow and glomerular filtration during acute renal allograft rejection. J Urol. 1993 Sep; 150(3):1010-3. PMID: 8345578.
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    159. Ferraresso M, Ghobrial R, Stepkowski SM, Kahan BD. The mechanism of unresponsiveness to allografts induced by rapamycin and rapamycin/cyclosporine treatment in rats. Transplantation. 1993 Apr; 55(4):888-94. PMID: 8475565.
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    160. MacFadyen BV, Ghobrial R, Catalano M, Raijman I. Concomitant placement of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and jejunostomy. Surg Endosc. 1992 Nov-Dec; 6(6):289-93. PMID: 1448749.
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    161. MacFadyen BV, Catalano MF, Raijman I, Ghobrial R. Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy with jejunal extension: a new technique. Am J Gastroenterol. 1992 Jun; 87(6):725-8. PMID: 1590308.
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    162. Auchincloss H, Mayer T, Ghobrial R, Winn HJ. T-cell subsets, bm mutants, and the mechanisms of allogeneic skin graft rejection. Immunol Res. 1989; 8(2):149-64. PMID: 2659690.
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