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Christoph Schwarz
Christoph Schwarz, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery (Division of General Surgery, Division of Transplantation)
Position: Doctor-in-training

ORCID: 0000-0002-7676-2779


Clinical Immunology; Liver; Transplantation Immunology

Research group(s)

  • FOLAB Chirurgie

Selected publications

  1. 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:
  2. 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:
  3. 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:
  4. Schwarz, C. et al., 2015. Long-term outcome of belatacept therapy in de novo kidney transplant recipients - a case-match analysis. Transplant International, 28(7), pp.820-827. Available at:
  5. Schwarz, C. et al., 2014. Belatacept treatment for two yr after liver transplantation is not associated with operational tolerance. Clinical Transplantation, 29(1), pp.85-89. Available at: