Clarifying the HOPE Act landscape: The challenge of donors with false-positive HIV results

Christine M. Durand, William Werbel, Brianna Doby, Diane Brown, Niraj M. Desai, Maricar Malinis, Jennifer Price, Peter Chin-Hong, Shikha Mehta, Rachel Friedman-Moraco, Nicole A. Turgeon, Alexander Gilbert, Michele I. Morris, Valentina Stosor, Nahel Elias, Saima Aslam, Carlos A.Q. Santos, Jonathan M. Hand, Jennifer Husson, Timothy L. PruettAvinash Agarwal, Oluwafisayo Adebiyi, Marcus Pereira, Catherine B. Small, Senu Apewokin, Dong Heun Lee, Ghady Haidar, Emily Blumberg, Sapna A. Mehta, Shirish Huprikar, Sander S. Florman, Andrew D. Redd, Aaron A.R. Tobian, Dorry L. Segev

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)617-619
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Transplantation
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1 2020


  • clinical research/practice
  • donors and donation: deceased
  • ethics and public policy
  • infection and infectious agents - viral: human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)
  • infectious disease
  • kidney disease: infectious
  • kidney transplantation/nephrology
  • liver disease: infectious
  • liver transplantation/hepatology
  • United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Transplantation
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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Durand, C. M., Werbel, W., Doby, B., Brown, D., Desai, N. M., Malinis, M., Price, J., Chin-Hong, P., Mehta, S., Friedman-Moraco, R., Turgeon, N. A., Gilbert, A., Morris, M. I., Stosor, V., Elias, N., Aslam, S., Santos, C. A. Q., Hand, J. M., Husson, J., ... Segev, D. L. (2020). Clarifying the HOPE Act landscape: The challenge of donors with false-positive HIV results. American Journal of Transplantation, 20(2), 617-619.