Implantation of cryopreserved human AVC induces an increase in the total number of circulating CTLp directed against donor HLA class I in both adults and children. The shift towards more destructive high-avidity CTLp in the peripheral blood indicates their potential damaging effect towards the heart valve allograft.
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