Hot Topics of the ICNU 2018

Hot Topics of the Congress’ Lectures

  • Biomarkers in Kidney Transplantation: Myth or Reality?
  • Structural Based HLA Matching in Kidney Transplantation
  • Virtual Cross Matching in Kidney Transplantation
  • Non-HLA Targets of Alloantibodies in Kidney Transplantation
  • Allograft Survival Risk Stratification
  • Desensitization in the Real Life: The Grenoble Successful Experience
  • Anti-Complement Therapy in Kidney Transplantation
  • ABO Incompatible Kidney Transplantation: A Fairly Simple Feat! 
  • Desensitization strategies before kidney transplantation: The Novel Methods
  • Desensitization using specific anti-HLA antibody removal
  • Endothelial Cell Immunoregulation is Impaired by Inflammation and by Donor Specific Antibodies
  • mTOR inhibitors and Anti-Viral Effects
  • Indirect Impact of CMV Infection on Kidney Transplant Patients
  • Switch from CNIs to Belatacept: From the Literature to the Bedside
  • The Immunobiological Basis for Antibody Mediated Rejection
  • Treatments in Antibody Mediated Rejection
  • Immunological Risk Assessment in Kidney Transplantation: Case discussions
  • How to Prevent Cardiovascular Disorders Post-Transplant
  • Nephropathology of Kidney Transplantation: Case Discussions
  • Update in Banff Classification
  • An Update on Uric Acid and Its Effects
  • Updates in Fabry Disease
  • Hepatitis C infection in Nephrology
  • Management of AL Amyloidosis: Update
  • Cast Nephropathy – What Do We Really Know
  • Structural Predictors of Progression in Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • The Use of Rituximab in Kidney Disease: What The Nephrologist Needs to Know
  • Monoclonal Gammopathy of Renal Significance
  • Fluid management in 4 Steps of Shock
  • Recent Advances in Acute Kidney Injury
  • Chloride: A Forgotten Electrolyte