Mauss and Organ Transplants: Ideas of Connectivity between Recipients and Donors and the “Spirit of the Gift”
OBM Transplantation is an international peer-reviewed Open Access journal, which covers all evidence-based scientific studies related to transplantation, including: transplantation procedures and the maintenance of transplanted tissues or organs; assimilation of grafted tissue and the reconstitution of removed organs or parts of organs; transplantation of heart, lung, kidney, liver, pancreatic islets and bone marrow, etc. Areas related to clinical and experimental transplantation are also of interest.
OBM Transplantation is committed to rapid review and publication, and we aim at serving the international transplant community with high accessibility as well as relevant and high quality content.
We welcome original clinical studies as well as basic science, reviews, short reports/rapid communications, case reports, opinions, technical notes, book reviews as well as letters to the editor.
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Rapid publication: manuscripts are undertaken in 6 days from acceptance to publication (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2020, 1-2 days of FREE language polishing time is also included in this period). A first decision provided to authors of manuscripts submitted to this journal are approximately 3.7 weeks (median values) after submission.
Ethical and Legal Issues in Organ Transplantation
Submission Deadline: May 30, 2021 (Open) Submit Now
Professor of Law, Macquarie Law School, Macquarie University, NSW 2109 Australia
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Research Interests: Property law and succession concerning the privatisation of public property, geographical indications, intellectual property rights, social welfare, family farm inheritance and organ transplants; law and religion; Buddhism and Islam;
About This Topic
This issue seeks articles from scholars’ interested in current issues in transplantation both in the scientific and cultural realms. Such issues may include organ procurement and allocation, organ trafficking, tissue banking, religious issues surrounding donations and matters as regards informed consent. The issue will also cover legislation and regulation of transplantation including the issues of the determination of death, whether a market should exist for organ donations and ownership of the corpse.
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