The multiple Randomized Controlled Trials in Europe are still going strong. Where the two RCT’s with the Kidney Assist Transport (as part of the COPE trials) have finished their inclusions and are waiting for the results; the trials on liver perfusion are still in the inclusion stage.
One of the Liver trials is the HOPE trial from Zürich (Switzerland). More information about this trial can be found online: hope-liver.com.
On Friday August 17th the first UK center has been added to enroll patients in the HOPE trial: King’s College London. The liver transplant group received their training and further instructions for the trial and is fully prepared to start inclusions. The trial is already enrolling patients in multiple other countries in Europe.