Science Advance: Development of the immunosuppressant drug belatacept for prevention of transplanted organ rejection

Christian Larsen, MD, PhD, Joseph Brown Whitehead Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine; Associate Vice President and Executive Director, Emory Transplant Center; Surgeon-in-Chief, Emory University Hospital; and Director of Surgical Services, Emory Healthcare, and multiple belatacept projects are supported by the Georgia CTSA Clinical Research Centers (GCRCs), Biomedical Informatics Program (BIP) and by Biostatistics, Epidemiology & Research Design (BERD).