NKR Quarterly Report 3rd Quarter 2014

We are pleased to report that 86 transplants were facilitated this past quarter. Our Q3 results were up 8% over the same quarter last year. These results reflect an improvement in matching success with the critical “cross match to transplant” success rate increasing from 27% to 42%, quarter over quarter. Read More

NKR Quarterly Report 2nd Quarter 2014

Due to an unusually high number of swap failures, our Q2 transplants totaled 57, down from 87 in Q1 of 2014. 144 transplants were facilitated in the first half of 2014, which is flat compared to the 144 transplants facilitated in the first half of 2013. The high rate of swap failures in the second … Read More

NKR Quarterly Report 1st Quarter 2014

We are pleased to report that we facilitated 87 transplants in Q1 and completed our 1000th transplant on March 12th at the University of Cincinnati Hospital. Our first quarter results were up 38% over Q1 2013 and based on the OPTN reported KPD numbers for 2013, NKR facilitated 52% of all paired exchange transplants in … Read More

NKR Quarterly Report 4th Quarter 2013

Our 2013 results showed continued rapid growth with 308 transplants facilitated during the year–a 36% increase over the 226 transplants facilitated in 2012. This brings us to 923 transplants completed since we started organizing swaps in 2008. Our short term goal is to facilitate 400+ transplants in 2014 while we move closer to the 1,000 Read More

NKR Quarterly Report 3rd Quarter 2013

Our third quarter results were strong and put us on track to facilitate 299 transplants for the year which is a 33% increase over the 226 transplants facilitated last year. Our third quarter performance brings us to 838 transplants since we started organizing swaps in 2008. Read More

NKR Quarterly Report 2nd Quarter 2013

The first half of 2013 demonstrated continued growth in transplants facilitated with a 48% increase in volume over the same period last year. Transplants facilitated in the first half of 2013 rose to 144 which is an increase of 47 over the first half of last year. This brings us to 759 transplants since we … Read More

NKR Quarterly Report 4th Quarter 2012

2012 was another record year for the NKR with 226 exchange transplants completed. This represents a 29% increase in NKR facilitated transplants over 2011 and accounts for approximately half of all U.S. exchange transplants (OPTN reports 441 completed in 2011 and 378 completed from January through September of 2012). Read More