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Donors help extend UAB Kidney Chain to record 51 transplants

Fifty-first transplant means 102 total surgeries have been performed since December 2013 as the nation’s longest-ever chain continues to grow.

Network Implements Strategic Changes for Kidney Allocation

The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) has revised the kidney allocation system (KAS), effective nationally Dec. 4, 2014.