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The American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI) is a not-for-profit association of clinical and research professionals including immunologists, geneticists, molecular biologists, transplant physicians and surgeons, pathologists and technologists. As a professional society involved in histocompatibility, immunogenetics and transplantation, ASHI is dedicated to advancing the science and application of histocompatibility and immunogenetics; providing a forum for the exchange of information; and advocating the highest standards of laboratory testing in the interest of optimal patient care. If you would like to receive ASHI press releases regularly via email, please subscribe by writing to info@ashi-hla.org.

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General News
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
UNOS “Histocompatibility Learning Series: Topic #1 - The Basics of Immunology Now Available! »
  Your body’s immune system defends itself with a remarkable ability to distinguish “self” from “non-self” to prot...
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Now Available -ASHI 43rd Annual Meeting Abstracts​! »
If you'd like to preview the abstracts that will be available at the ASHI Annual Meeting next week, click here to go to...
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Ethics Issue Blocking Organ Transplant Research »
Doctors have a short window of time to experiment on brain-dead donors to improve procedures—and that's if they can get pe...
Thursday, June 29, 2017
ASHI Takes Part In Transplant Campaign »
We recently participated in Mediaplanet’s Transplants campaign where we united with likeminded industry leaders to raise a...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
ASHI's Response to Immigration Executive Order »
Dear Colleagues,   As I am sure you are aware, on January 27th, an executive order limiting immigration and visa...

In Memoriam
Tuesday, August 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jon J. Van Rood, MD »
      Jon J. Van Rood MD With sadness, we have to announce that the founder of EFI and e...
Friday, April 21, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Former ASHI President Alan Ting Has Passed Away »
Alan Ting, PhD   It is with great sadness that we write to tell you Dr. Ting passed away April 21, 2017. Our...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Thomas E. Starzl, MD, PhD, ‘Father of Transplantation,’ has passed away »
Dr. Thomas E. Starzl, known as the “father of transplantation” for his role in pioneering and advancing organ transplantat...
Wednesday, August 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chester M. Zmijewski »
We're sad to inform you that former ASHI president, Chester M. Zmijewski, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Patholog...
Monday, February 1, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
In Memoriam: Dr. Paul I. Terasaki »
     Dr. Paul I. Terasaki, 86, HLA Transplant Pioneer and Professor of Surgery at UCLA passed away on...

Press Policies
Monday, October 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
ASHI Press Policies »
Press Policies The American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI) welcomes press coverage of it...

Connect
Monday, October 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connect With ASHI! »
Connect Get connected with Facebook, Linkedin, and Twitter for the latest ASHI announcements and discussions regar...

CPT Updates
Monday, October 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
CPT Updates »
CPT Updates ASHI is pleased to provide this CPT informational page for the convenience and education of the HLA commu...

ASHI Insights
Monday, October 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
ASHI Insights Archives »
ASHI Insights   To read our new ASHI Insights e-blasts, just click here .  You can find archived issues b...

E-Blasts
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
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