Transplant International

Transplant International

The official Journal of ESOT

Transplant International is the official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation (ESOT), the European Liver and Intestine Transplant Association (ELITA) and the German Association for Transplantation Surgery (DTG). The journal provides a forum for clinical and experimental research on the biology, physiology and immunology of both tissue and organ transplantation. Transplant International is published online-only, twelve times a year.

Manuscripts included in the journal are original articles, review articles, meta-analyses and letters to the editor. All manuscripts are peer-reviewed. Transplant International will not consider manuscripts that have been published previously or that are under consideration for publication elsewhere.

Since 2015, Transplant International is edited by Thomas Wekerle and Rainer Oberbauer. They are supported by an experienced team of 11 Associate Editors and by Georg Heinze as Statistical Editor and Pietro Cippá as Social Media Editor.

Starting from January 2015, the Journal is distributed online only.
It is available on the Wiley Online Library (with direct access for ESOT Members from their Member Dashboard on and via the TI app.

ESOT Member Dashboard:
If you are an ESOT Member and you are up to date with your membership fees, please log in on in order to access TI.
You simply need to access your Member Dashboard upon login. In the Dashboard you will find a button giving you direct access to the Transplant International member area without logging in twice.
Please click here for more information on the ESOT Member Dashboard.

Transplant International app: 
ESOT Members can click here for free download of the official Transplant International app for iPad and iPhone. 

More information on Transplant International can be found on the official TI-journal page here.

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Manuscript submission
To submit your manuscript online, please click here.

Editorial Team
Thomas Wekerle, Vienna (Editor-In-Chief)
Rainer Oberbauer, Vienna (Editor-In-Chief)
Pietro Cippà, Zurich (Social Media Editor)
Georg Heinze (Statistical Editor)

Associate Editors
Thierry Berney
Patrizia Burra
Stuart M. Flechner
Thomas Fehr
Philippe Grimbert
Josep M. Grinyo
Herold Metselaar
Paolo Muiesan
Hideki Ohdan
John Scandling
Stefan G. Tullius

Citation Score
ISI Journal Citation Reports® Ranking: 2014: 13/25 (Transplantation); 50/198 (Surgery); Impact Factor: 2.599