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Christoph Schwarz
Ap.Prof. Priv.-Doz. Dr. Christoph Schwarz, PhD

Department of General Surgery (Division of Visceral Surgery)
Position: Consultant

ORCID: 0000-0002-7676-2779
T +43 1 40400 56210


Clinical Immunology; Liver; Transplantation Immunology

Research group(s)

Selected publications

  1. Schwarz, C. et al., 2021. In vivo Treg expansion under costimulation blockade targets early rejection and improves long‐term outcome. American Journal of Transplantation. Available at:
  2. Schwarz, C. et al., 2016. The Immunosuppressive Effect of CTLA4 Immunoglobulin Is Dependent on Regulatory T Cells at Low But Not High Doses. American Journal of Transplantation, 16(12), pp.3404-3415. Available at:
  3. Schwarz, C. et al., 2015. Transection Speed and Impact on Perioperative Inflammatory Response - A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Stapler Hepatectomy and CUSA Resection V. Wong, ed. PLOS ONE, 10(10), p.e0140314. Available at:
  4. Schwarz, C. et al., 2016. Kidney Transplantation With Corticosteroids Alone After Haploidentical HSCT From The Same Donor. Transplantation, 100(10), pp.2219-2221. Available at:
  5. Schwarz, C. et al., 2019. The value of indocyanine green clearance assessment to predict postoperative liver dysfunction in patients undergoing liver resection. Scientific Reports, 9(1). Available at: