Publications scientifiques

Le Docteur Pascal Bucher est l’auteur ou le co-auteur de multiples articles scientifiques originaux issus de recherches cliniques.

Dont voici les principales publications dans des Journaux médicaux à politique éditoriale (Peer review journals):

  1. (1) P Bucher, F Pugin, NC Buchs, S Ostermann, P Morel. Randomized trial of laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) and conventionnal laparoscopic cholecystectomy. British Journal of Surgery 2011;98(12):1695-702.

  2. (2) P Bucher. Cholecystectomy through single access endoscopic surgery: where do we stand. Minerva Chirurgica 2012; 67(2):97-104.

  3. (3) ML Freeman, J Werner,..., P Bucher, et al. International Multidisciplinary Panel. Interventions for necrotizing pancreatits: summary of a multidisciplinary consensus conference. Pancreas 2012; 41(8):1176-94.

  4. (4) A Rosetti, NC Buchs, R Breguet, P Bucher, S Terraz, P Morel. Transarterial embolization in acute colonic bleeding: review of 11 years of experience and long-term results. Int J Colorectal Dis 2013, Dec 4.

  5. (5) F Rigamonti, P Bucher, T Nguyan-Tang, P Merlani. Images in emergency medicine. Ederly male with respiratory failure. Chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction. Ann Emergency Medicine 2012; 60(4) 423,430.

  6. (6) P Morel, F Pugin, PBucher, NC Buchs, ME Hagen. Robotic single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy. J Robot Surg 2012; 6(3):273-274.

  7. (7) NC Buchs, ME Hagen, F Pugin, F Volonte, P Bucher, E Schiffer, P Morel. Intra-operative fluorescent cholangiography using indocyanin green during robotic single site cholecystectomy. Int J Med Robot 2012; 8(4):436-40.

  8. (8)P Bucher, S Ostermann, F Pugin, P Morel. Female population perception of conventional laparoscopy, transumbilical LESS and transvaginal NOTES for cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc 2011; 25(7):2308-15.

  9. (9) P Bucher, P Morel. Development of laparoscoendoscopic single-site cholecystectomy mandates Critical View of Safety Dissection and Routine Intraoperative Cholangiography. J Am Coll Surg, 2011; 212(3):422-3.

  10. (10) NC Buchs, P Bucher, F Pugin, ME Hagen, et al. Value of performing routine postoperative liquid contrast swallow studies following robot-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Swiss Med Wkly 2012; 142.

  11. (11) P Morel, ME Hagen, P Bucher, NC Buchs, F Pugin. Robotic single-port cholecystectomy using a new platform: initial clinical experience. J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 Dec;15(12):2182-6.

  12. (12) NC Buchs, F Volonte, Pugin F, P Bucher, et al. Robotic pancreatic resection: how far can we go? Minerva Chir 2011; 66(6):603-14.

  13. (13) P Bucher, F Pugin, S Ostermann, F Ris, M Chilcott, P Morel. Population perception of surgical safety and body image trauma: a plea for scarless surgery?. Surg Endosc 2011; 25(2):408-15.

  14. (14) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. From single port access (SPATM) to single access endoscopic surgery (SAES) for cholecystectomy. World J Surg 2011; 35(5):1150.

  15. (15) P Bucher. Laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery: history, current status, and future evolution. Osp Ital Chir  2011; 17(1):1-8.

  16. (16) NC Buchs, F Pugin P Bucher, ME Hagen, G Chassot, P Koutny-Fong, P Morel,. Learning curve for robot-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Surg Endosc. 2011 Nov 2.

  17. (17) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Laparoendoscopic single-site cholecystectomy and occult gallbladder cancer. Surg Endosc 2010; 24(7):1791-2.  

  18. (18) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Single-port access prosthetic repair for primary and incisional ventral hernia: toward less parietal trauma. Surg Endosc 2010; 25(6):1291-5.

  19. (19) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Transumbilical single incision laparoscopic sigmoidectomy for benign disease. Colorectal Dis 2010; 12(1):61-5.

  20. (20) NC Buchs, F Pugin, P Bucher, P Morel. Totally robotic right colectomy: a preliminary case series and an overview of the literature. Int J Med Robot 2011, Jun 17.

  21. (21) F Volonté, F Pugin, P Bucher, M Sugimoto, O Ratib, P Morel. Augmented reality and image overlay navigation with Osiris in la aproscopic and robotic Surgery : not only a maater of Fashion. J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 2011 ; 18(4) :506-9.

  22. (22) NC Buchs, P Bucher, F Pugin, Ph Morel. Robotic-assisted gastrectomy for cancer. Minerva Gastroenterology Diabetol 2011; 57(1):33-42.

  23. (23) P Bucher, F Pugin, S Ostermann, P Morel. Point de vue du patient et innovation chirurgicale : Pour une chirurgie moins traumatisante et une réhabilitaion accélérée. Revue Médicale Suisse 2010 ; 254 :1292-7.

  24. (24) NC Buchs NC, L Bühler, P Bucher, JP Willi, JL Frossard, AD Roth, P Addeo, A Rosset, S Terraz, CD Becker, O Ratib, P Morel. Value of contrast-enhanced FDG PET/CT in détection and presurgical assessment of pancreatic cancer : a prospective study. J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2010 Oct 18.

  25. (25) NC Buchs, P Bucher, P Gervaz, S Ostermann, F Pugin, P Morel. Segmental duodenectomy for gastrointestinal stromal tumor of the duodenum. World J Gastroenterol 2010; 16(22):2788-92.

  26. (26) NC Buchs, P Bucher, F Pugin, ME Hagen, P Morel. Robot-Assisted Oncologic Resection for large gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumor: A preliminary Case Series. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2010 ;20(5) :411-5.

  27. (27) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Single Port Access Laparoscopic radical left colectomy in humans. Dis colon rectum 2009; 52(10):1797-801.

  28. (28) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Une Chirurgie sans Trace: Réalité grâce à la Chirurgie par abord ombilical unique (LESS)? Revue Médicale Suisse 2009; (209):1412-5.

  29. (29) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Single port totally extraperitoneal laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair. Hernia 2009; 13(6):667-8.

  30. (30) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. From single-port access to laparoscoendoscopic single-site cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc 2009; 24(1):234-5.

  31. (31) P Bucher, S Ostermann, F Pugin, P Morel. E-NOTES Appendectomy versus Transvaginal appendectomy: similar cosmetic results but shorter complete recovery? Surg Endosc 2009; 23(4):916-7.

  32. (32) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Single port laparoscopic repair of primary and incisional ventral hernia. Hernia 2009; 13(5):569-70.

  33. (33) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Single port laparoscopic colectomy. Colorectal Dis 2009; 11(1):101. 

  34. (34)  T Holzer, P Gervaz, L Spahr, T McKee, P Bucher, P Morel. Phlegmonous colitis: another source of sepsis in cirrhotic patients? BMC Gastroenterol 2009; 15(9):94.

  35. (35) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Transumbilical single incision laparoscopic intracorporeal anastomosis for gastrojejunostomy. Surg Endosc 2009; 23(7): 1667-70.

  36. (36) P Bucher, F Pugin, N Buchs, S Ostermann, F Charara, P Morel. Single port access laparoscopic cholecystectomy (with video). World J Surg 2009;33(5):1015-9.

  37. (37) S Ostermann, P Bucher, P Gervaz, P Morel. Vraiment si loin d’une approche fast track chez les senior après chirurgie colorectale? Revue Médicale Suisse 2009, (214) .

  38. (38) M Oberndoefer, P Bucher, A Caviezel, A Platon, JF Egger, P Morel. Mucinous Urachal Adenocarcinoma with Mucocele. Surgical Laparoscopy Endoscopy & percutaneous techniques 2009; 19(1):e26-8.

  39. (39) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Single Port Access Laparoscopic Right Hemicolectomy. Int J Colorectal Disease 2008; 23(10):1013-6.

  40. (40) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel. Single port laparoscopic necrosectomy for infected necrotizing pancreatitis. Pancreas 2008; 36(2):113-9.

  41. (41) P Bucher, F Pugin, P Morel, M Hagen. La chirurgie sans cicatrice: Mythe ou Réalité grâce à la Chirurgie par Orifices Naturels? Revue Médicale Suisse 2008; 4(163):1550-2.

  42. (42) P Bucher, P Morel. Les tumeurs stromales gastrointestinale (GIST). Revue Médical Suisse 2008 ; 4(163) :1567-70.

  43. (43) M Gonzalez, P Bucher, F Ris, E Andereggen, P Morel. Splenic trauma: predictive factors for failure of non-operative management. J Chir 2008; 145 (6):561-7.

  44. (44)P Gervaz, O Huber, P Bucher, P Morel. Trans-sacral (Kraske) approach for Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor of the Lower rectum: Old procedure for a new disease. Colorectal Dis 2008; 10(9):951-2.

  45. (45) P Bucher, P Wuthrich, P Gervaz, P Morel. Totally Intracorporeal Laparoscopic Colorectal Anastomosis using Circular Stapler. Surgical Endoscopy 2008; 22(5):1278-82.

  46. (46) N Buchs, P Gervaz, M Secic, P Bucher, B Mugnier-Konrad, P Morel. Incidence, consequences and risk factors for anastomotic dehiscence after colorectal surgery: a prospective monocentric study. Inter J Colorectal dis 2008, 23(3):265-70.

  47. (47) P Bucher, PA Poletti, S Myit, P Morel. Spontaneous gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) rupture associated with life threatening non-traumatic hemoperitoneum. Can J Surg 2008; 51(2):E8-9.

  48. (48) P Gervaz, P Bucher, B Konrad, P Morel, S Beyeler, L Lataillade, A Abdelkarim. A prospective longitudinal evaluation of quality of life after abdominoperineal resection. Journal of Surgical oncology 2008; 97(1):14-9.

  49. (49) P Charbonnet, P Gervaz, A Andres, P Bucher, B Konrad, P Morel. Results of emergency Hartmann’s operation for obstructive or perforated left-sided colorectal cancer. World J Surg Oncol 2008; 6(1):90.

  50. (50) P Bucher, P Gervaz, P Morel. Should mechanical bowel preparation be abandoned?. Ann Surg 2007; 245 (4):662.

  51. (51) P Bucher, W Oulhaci, P Morel, F Ris, O Huber. Results of Conservative Treatment for Perforated Gastroduodenal Ulcers in Patients not Eligible for Surgical Repair. Swiss Medical Weekly 2007; 137(23-24):237-40.

  52. (52) Y Durmishi, P Gervaz, L Buhler, P Bucher, G Zufferey, A Al-Mazrouei, P Morel. Vacuum-assisted abdominal closure: its role in the treatment of compley abdominal and perineal wounds. Experience in 48 patients. Journal Chirurgie 2007; 144(3):209-13.

  53. (53) P Bucher, G Chassot, Y Durmishi, F Ris, P Morel. Long-term results of surgical treatment of Vater’s ampulla neoplasms. Hepato-Gastroenterology 2007; 54:1243-6.

  54. (54) N Buchs, P Gervaz, P Bucher, B Mugnier-Konrad, P Morel. Lessons learned from one thousand consecutive colonic resections in a teaching hospital. Swiss Medical Weekly 2007; 137(17-18):259-64.

  55. (55) P Bucher, P Gervaz, F Ris, W Ouhlaci, I Inan, P Morel. Laparoscopic versus open resection for appendix carcinoid. Surg Endosc 2006; 20(6):967-70.

  56. (56) Y Durmishi, P Gervaz, D Brandt, P Bucher, A Platon, P Morel, PA Poletti. Results from percutaneous drainage of Hinchey stage II diverticulits guided by computed tomography scan. Surg Endosc 2006; 20(7):1129-33.

  57. (57) P Gervaz, P Bucher, A Scheiwiller, B Mugnier-Konrad, P Morel. The duration of postoperative ileus after elective colectomy is correlated to surgical specialization. Int J Colorectal Dis 2006; 21(6):542-6.

  58. (58) P Bucher, JF Egger, P Gervaz, F Ris, P Villiger, L Buhler, P Morel. Towards a clinical reliable grading system for post-primary resection prognosis of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST). Eur J Surg Oncol 2006; 32 (3):310-4.

  59. (59) E Andereggen, F Ris, P Gervaz, P Bucher, P Morel. Outcome of surgery for rectal cancer in octogenarians. Swiss Med Wkly 2006; 136 (11-12):185-8.

  60. (60) P Bucher, P Gervaz, JF Egger, C Soravia, P Morel. Morphological alteration associated with mechanical bowel preparation before elective colorectal surgery - Randomized trial. Dis Colon Rectum 2006; 49 (1):109-12.

  61. (61) P Bucher, P Gervaz, P Morel. Long-term results of radical resection of locally advanced duodenal adenocarcinoma. Hepato-Gastroenterology 2005; 52 (66):1727-29.

  62. (62) P Bucher, P Gervaz, F Ris, W Ouhlaci, JF Egger, P Morel. Surgical treatment of appendiceal adenocarcinoid (Goblet cell carcinoid). World Journal of Surgery 2005; 29 (11):1436-39.

  63. (63) A Andres, C Toso, P Morel, S Demuylder-Mischler, D Bosco, R Beartschiger, N Pernin, P Bucher, PE Majno, LH Buhler, T Berney. Impairment of renal function after islet transplant alone or islet-after-kidney transplantation using sirolimus/tacrolimus-based immunosuppressive regimen. Transplant Int 2005; 18 (11):1226-30.

  64. (64) P Bucher, Z Mathe, LH Buhler, A Andres, D Bosco, T Berney, P Morel. Le traitement du diabète de type I par transplantation. Ann Chir 2005; 130:374-83

  65. (65) P Bucher, P Morel, LH Buhler. Xenotransplantation: current status. Transplant International 2005; 18(8):894-901.

  66. (66) P Bucher, G Mai, Z Mathe, D Bosco, N Pernin, T Weckerle, T Berney, P Morel. Transplantation of discordant xenogeneic islet using repeated therapy with anti-CD154. Transplantation 2005; 79(11):1545-52.

  67. (67) P Bucher, G Chassot, G Zufferey, F Ris, O Huber, P Morel. Surgical management of abdominal and retroperitoneal Castleman’s disease. World Journal of Surgical Oncology 2005; 3:33.

  68. (68) G Mai, P Bucher, P Morel, J Mei, D Bosco, A Andres, Z Mathe, A Andres, T Wekerle, T Berney, LH Bühler. Role of CD40-CD154 Pathway in the Rejection of Concordant and Discordant Xenogeneic Islets. Am J Transplant 2005; 5(5):1021-31.

  69. (69) P Bucher, Z Mathe, D Bosco, C Toso, E Zeender, T Berney, P Morel, J Oberholzer. Microbial surveillance during human pancreatic islet isolation. Transplant International 2005; 18(5):584-9.

  70. (70) A Andres, C Toso, P Morel, S Demuylder-Mischler, D Bosco, R Beartchiger, N Pernin, P Bucher, PE Majno, L Buhler, T Berney. Impact of a Sirolimus/Tacrolimus-based immunosuppressive regimen on kidney function after islet transplantation. Transplant Proc 2005; 32(2):1326-7.

  71. (71) P Bucher, P Gervaz, Cl Soravia, B Mermillod, M Erné, P Morel. Mechanical Bowel Preparation versus No Preparation before Elective left-sided Colorectal Surgery. A Prospective randomized trial. Br J Surg 2005; 92(4):409-14.

  72. (72) P Gervaz, P Bucher, I Neyroud-Caspar, C Soravia, P Morel. Proximal Location of Colon Cancer is a Risk Factor for the Development of Metachronous Colorectal Cancer: A population-based study. Dis Colon Rectum 2005; 48(3):227-32.

  73. (73) A Andres, C Toso, P Morel, D Bosco, P Bucher, J Oberholzer, Z Mathe, G Mai, T Weckerle, T Berney, LH Buhler. Macrophage depletion prolongs Discordant but not concordant islet xenograft surival. Transplantation 2005; 79 (2): 543-9.

  74. (74) P Bucher, Z Mathe, P Morel, D Bosco, A Andres, M Kurfuerst, O Friedrich, N Raemsch-Guenther, LH Bühler, Th Berney. Assessment of a novel two-component enzyme preparation (collagenase NB1) for human islet isolation and transplantation. Transplantation 2005; 79(1):91-7.

  75. (75) G Mai, P Bucher, P Morel, J Mei, D Bosco, A Andres, Z Mathe, T Weckerle, T Berney, L Buhler. Role of CD40-CD154 pathway in the rejection of concordat and discordant xenogeneic islets. Transplant Proc 2005; 37(1):460-2.

  76. (76) Andres A, C Toso, P Morel, D Bosco, P Bucher, J Oberholzer, Z Mathe, G Mai, T Weckerle, T Berney, L Buhler. Phylogenetic disparity influences the predominance of direct over indirect pathway of antigen presentation in islet xenotransplantation. Transplant Proc 2005; 37(1):463-5.

  77. (77) P Bucher, B Mermillod, P Gervaz, P Morel. Mechanical bowel preparation for elective colorectal surgery A meta-analysis. Archives of Surgery 2004; 139(12):1359-64.

  78. (78) P Bucher, P Villiger, JF Egger, LH Buhler, P Morel. Management of Gastrointestinal Stromal tumors : From diagnosis to treatment. Swiss Med Wkly 2004; 134:145-153.

  79. (79) P Gervaz, P Bucher, Ph Morel. Two colons – two cancers: Paradigm shift and clinical implications. J Surg Oncol 2004; 88(4):2661-266.

  80. (80) RM Langer, Z Mathe, A Doros, ZS Mathe, V Weszelits, A Filo, P Bucher, P Morel, T Berney, J Jaray. Successful islet after kidney transplantations in a distance over 1000 kilometres: Preliminary results of the Budapest-Geneva Collaboration. Transplant Proc 2004; 36:3113-5.

  81. (81) L Kessler, P Bucher, L milliat-Guittard, PY Benhamou, T Berney, A Penformis, L Badet, C Thivolet, F bayle, J Oberholzer, E renoult, JM Brun, G Rifle, C Atlan, C Colin, P Morel. Influence of islet transportation on pancreatic islet allotransplantation in type I diabetic patients within the Swiss-French GRAGIL network. Transplantation 2004; 77 (8):1301-4.

  82. (82) A Guignard, J Oberholzer, PY Benhamou, S Touzet, P Bucher, A Penformis, F Bayle, L Kessler, A Thivolet, X Martin, L Badet, P Morel,C Colin on behalf of the GRAGIL group. Cost-analysis of human islet transplantation for the treatment of type I diabetes in the Swiss-French consortium GRAGIL. Diabetes care 2004; 27(4):895-900.

  83. (83) S Sigrist, J Oberholzer, A Bohbot, G Esposito, K Mandes, R Lamartine, C Toso, P Bucher, M Pinget, L Kessler. Activation of human macrophages by allogeneic islet preparations : Inhibition by AOP-Rantes and heparinoids. Immunology 2004; 111(4):416-21.

  84. (84) P Bucher, B Mermillod, Ph Morel, C Soravia. Does mechanical bowel preparation have a role in preventing postoperative complications for elective colorectal surgery? A meta-analysis. Swiss Med Wkly 2004; 134:69-74.

  85. (85) P Bucher, Z Mathe, A Demirag, Ph Morel. Appendiceal tumors in the era of laparoscopic appendectomy. Surg Endoscopy 2004; 18:1063-6.

  86. (86) T Berney, P Bucher, Z Mathe, A Andres, D Bosco, R Mage, C Toso, J Oberholzer, C Becker, J Philippe, LH Buhler, P Morel. Islet of Langerhans allogeneic transplantation at the university of Geneva in the steroid free era in islet after kidney and simultaneous islet-kidney transplantations. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1121-2.

  87. (87) P Bucher, G Mai, Z Mathe, D Bosco, Th Berney, P Morel, L Buhler. Inhibition of signals 2 and 3 allows long-term graft survival of concordant and discordant islet grafts. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1121-3.

  88. (88) P Bucher, G Mai, Z Mathe, D Bosco, N. Pernin, Th Berney, P Morel, L Buhler. Re-transplantation of discordant xenogeneic islet with co-stimulatory blockade. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1201-2.

  89. (89) T Berney, Z Mathe, P Bucher, S Demuylder-Mischler, A Andres, D Bosco, J Oberholzer, P Majno, J Philippe, L Bühler, P Morel. Islet autotransplantation for the prevention of surgical diabetes after extended pancreatectomy for the resection of benign tumors of the pancreas. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1123-4.

  90. (90) Z Mathe, P Bucher, D Bosco, A Andres, C Fux, C Toso, J Oberholzer, C Wandrey, D Sainz-Vidal, D Espinosa, L Bühler, P Morel, Th Berney. Short-term immunosuppression reduces fibrotic cellular infiltration around barium-M-alginate microbeads injected intraportally. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1199-200.

  91. (91) P Bucher, Z Mathe, D Bosco, A Andres, M Kurfuerst, N Rämsch-Günther, L Buhler, P Morel, T Berney. Serva collagenase NB1 : a new enzyme preparation for human islet isolation. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1143-4.

  92. (92) P Bucher, Z Mathe, D Bosco, C Becker, L. Kessler, M Greget, PY Benhamou, A. Andres, J Oberholzer, L Buhler, P Morel, T Berney. Morbidity associated with intraportal islet transplantation. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1119-20.

  93. (93) P Bucher, D Bosco, Z Mathe, D. Matthey-Doret, A. Andres, L Bühler, P Morel, T Berney. Human islet culture before transplantation : influence of culture medium on islet cell apoptosis and function. In press Transplant proc.

  94. (94) P Bucher, Z Mathe, D Bosco, J Oberholzer, C Toso, A Andres, L Buhler, P Morel, T Berney. Microbial surveillance during human pancreatic islet isolation. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1147-8.

  95. (95) P Bucher, D Bosco, Z Mathe, D Matthey-Doret, A. Andres, M. Kurfuerst, N. Rämsch-Günther, L Bühler, Ph Morel, T Berney. Optimization of neutral protease to collagenase activity ratio for islet of Langerhans isolation. Transplant proc 2004; 36:1145-6.

  96. (96) P Bucher, Z Mathe,L Buhler, M Chilcott, P Gervaz, JF Egger, Ph Morel. Paraganglioma of the ampulla of Vater: A potentially malignant neoplasm. Scandinavian journal of Gastroenterology 2004; 39:291-295.

  97. (97) P Bucher, S Taylor, P. Villiger, Ph. Morel, MA. Brundler. For small intestinal stromal tumors are there prognostic factors. Am J Surg 2004; 187:761-6.

  98. (98) C Toso, Ph Morel, P Bucher, J Shapiro, Z Mathe, S Demuylder-Mischler, D Bosco, Th Berney, Jacques Philippe, J Oberholzer. Insulin-independence after conversion to tacrolimus and sirolimus-based immunosuppression in islet-kidney recipients. Transplantation, letter, 2003 ; 76 :1133-4.

  99. (99) J Oberholzer, Z Mathe, P Bucher, F Triponez, D Bosco, B Fournier, P Majno, J Philippe, Ph Morel. Islet autotransplantation after left pancreatectomy for non-enucleable insulinoma. Am J transplantation 2003; 3(10):1302-7.

  100. (100) P Bucher, Z Mathe, D Bosco, A Andres, L Buhler, Ph Morel, T Berney. Islet of Langerhans Transplantation for the treatment of type 1 Diabetes. Swiss Surg 2003; 9:240-4.

  101. (101) C Toso, J Oberholzer, I Ceausoglu, F Ris, B Rochat, A Rehor, P Bucher, C Wandrey, U Schuldt, J Belenger, D Bosco, P Morel and D Hunkeler. Intra-portal injection of 400-µm microcapsules in a large-animal model. Transplant Int 2003; 16:405-10.

  102. (102) K Maedler, J Oberholzer, P Bucher, GA Spinas, MY Donath. Monounsaturated Fatty Acids Prevent the Deleterious Effects of Palmitate and of High Glucose on Human Pancreatic Cell Turnover and Function. Diabetes 2003; 52(3):1-8.

  103. (103) L Kessler, R Passemard, J Oberholzer, PY Benhamou, P Bucher, C Toso, P Meyer, A Penfornis, L Badet, P Wolf, C Colin, P Morel, M Pinget. Reduction of Blood Glucose Variability in Type 1 Diabetic Patients Treated By Pancreatic Islet Transplantation: Interest of continuous glucose monitoring. Diabetes Care 2002; 25(12):2256-62.

  104. (104) B Ritz-Laser, J Oberholzer, C Toso, MC Brulhart, K Zakrzewska, F Ris, P Bucher, P Morel, J Philippe. Molecular detection of circulating beta-cells after islet transplantation. Diabetes 2002; 51(3):557-61.

  105. (105) J Oberholzer, C Toso, F Triponez, F Ris, P Bucher, A Demirag, J Lou, P Majno, L Buhler, J Philippe, P Morel. Human islet allotransplantation with Basiliximab in type I diabetic patients with end-stage renal failure. Transplant Proc 2002; 34(3):823-5.

  106. (106) C Toso, Oberholzer J, Ris F, Triponez F, Bucher P, Demirag A, Andereggen E, Buhler L,  Hong Y, Lou J, P Morel. Factors affecting human islet of Langerhans isolation yields. Transplant Proc 2002; 34(3):826-7.