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:

- 2017 Impact Factor: 3.196
- High quality peer review
- Rapid publication upon article acceptance - with Accepted Article and Early View publication online
- International readership – more than 340,000 article downloads in 2017
- More than 5,800 institutions worldwide have access to TI
- 7,669 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 14 Associate Editors and by Georg Heinze as Statistical Editor and Pietro Cippà 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)
Pietro Cippà, Zurich (Social Media Editor)
Georg Heinze (Statistical Editor)

Associate Editors
Curie Ahn
Wolf O. Bechstein
Marina Berenguer
Thierry Berney
Patrizia Burra
Christopher R. Ensor
Paolo Ferrari
Stuart M. Flechner
Josep M. Grinyo
Ivan Knezevic
Herold Metselaar
Miklos Z. Molnar
Hideki Ohdan
Gabriel C. Oniscu
John Scandling
Norihisa Shigemura
Christian Toso
Stefan G. Tullius
​Ondrej Viklicky