Long-term graft survival appears to be increased by Histidine-Tryptophan-Ketoglutarate-

Background                                                      The question of whether the choice of preservation solution affects outcome after liver transplantation is still not satisfactorily answered. The purpose of this study is to examine the preservation solutions? impact on outcome after liver transplantation. Methods A double-center retrospective study of short- and long-term results of 3134 consecutive liver transplantations with follow-up periods up to 23 years was performed applying multivariate, risk-adjusted analyses with a subset for living-donor transplants, pediatric transplants and cases with prolonged cold ischemic times. An additional focus was put on biliary complications. The primary study endpoints were short- and long-term patient survival and death-censored
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Essential Pharma is "movin' on up"

Essential Pharmaceuticals, a biotech company that makes products that preserve organs for transplantation, is about to undergo a transplant of its own. The 11-person staff of the company is moving on May 22 from Newtown, Pennsylvania, to the Princeton South Corporate Center just off I-95 at Exit 4. Allan Weber, CEO of Essential, says the company was lured to New Jersey by the superior office space available here compared to Pennsylvania, and by the fact that some of the company’s employees lived in New Jersey. “In Newtown there are really no offices that offer benefits to employees like the office space here does,” he says. “My philosophy is that as we grow, I want everybody to benefit. If you make a nice work environment, people feel happy and better treated.” Princeton South boasts a cafe, a gym, and an on-site hotel, among other amenities.
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We are a proud sponsor of the Blue & Green Walk/Run Event

Essential Pharmaceuticals is a Silver Sponsor of the LifeChoice Donor Services 1st Annual Blue & Green 5K and 2 Mile Walk/Fun Run to raise funds to educate the public about the need for more people to join the Donor Registry. Organ, tissue and eye donation are precious gifts. People in our community are relying on their neighbors to donate. Through this event, we strive to give hope by inspiring others to give life. We encourage you to create a walk/run team (or register as an individual). If you have a personal connection to donation or transplantation, we hope you will consider walking in honor of or in memory of the person who inspires you. You are welcome to make t-shirts or signs in memory of your loved one who donated organs and/or tissues or in honor of a transplant recipient, person waiting for a transplant or living donor for the day of the event. You are also invited to bring a copy of a photo of the donor or recipient who inspires you for the Wall of Hope. Prizes will be awarded for fundraising (prize levels begin at $250) and for the Best Dressed Individual and Team in Blue & Green. Your registration includes an event t-shirt, light breakfast, Donate Life goodie bag, entertainment and music. The event promises to be fun-filled for everyone in the community (adults and kids, too!)—and will be a great occasion to celebrate life!
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Essential Pharmaceuticals proudly supports the Joshua Harr Shane Foundation

                          Dear Essential Pharmaceuticals,                                              July 8, 2013                                                                                                                  On behalf of the Joshua Harr Shane Foundation we thank you for your generous donation.  The Joshua Harr Shane Foundation was formed in 2000 to enhance the quality of life of families with ill individuals.  We help with the costs of medical bills, mortgages, and provide funds for programs where insurance falls short. We have been recognized by the Embrace Children’s Foundation for our work with their Palliative Care Program. This program provides terminally ill children with the same visiting nurse whom they see on hospital stays. In addition to helping families
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