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 Transplantation Society (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.

Reasons to submit:

- 2018 Impact Factor: 3.526
- High quality peer review
- Rapid publication upon article acceptance - with Accepted Article and Early View publication online
- International readership – more than 345,000 article downloads in 2018
- More than 6,500 institutions worldwide have access to TI
- 7,911 institutions in developing countries have access through philanthropic initiatives
- Publish open access articles in TI, fully compliant with funder mandates

Since 2015, Transplant International is edited by Thomas Wekerle and Rainer Oberbauer. They are supported by an experienced team of 21 Associate Editors and by Georg Heinze as Statistical Editor and Maria Irene Bellini as Social Media Editor.

Transplant International is online only and is available on 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 homepage 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)
Maria Irene Bellini, London (Social Media Editor)
Georg Heinze, Vienna (Statistical Editor)

Associate Editors
Wolf O. Bechstein
Marina Berenguer
Thierry Berney
Patrizia Burra
Paolo Ferrari
Stuart M. Flechner
Josep M. Grinyo
Vijay Kher
Ivan Knezevic
Wai H. Lim
Herold Metselaar
Miklos Z. Molnar
Hideki Ohdan
Gabriel C. Oniscu
Lionel Rostaing
John Scandling
Norihisa Shigemura
Helio Tedesco Silva Junior
Christian Toso
Stefan G. Tullius
Ondrej Viklicky

Recent focus issues which may be of your interest on Transplant International:

- Omics in Transplantation
- Regulatory Cell Therapy in Transplantation
- Donation after Cardiac Death
- Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation
 The future of Transplantation Medicine