‘Aeson’ Artificial Heart Transplant: 39-Year-Old Man Becomes First US Patient to Undergo the Surgery (VIDEO)

A team of surgeons has recently completed the first human implantation in the United States of the 'Aeson,' an artificial...
Read More
‘Aeson’ Artificial Heart Transplant: 39-Year-Old Man Becomes First US Patient to Undergo the Surgery (VIDEO)

CANADA: 3-year-old Ontario girl in urgent need of rare mixed-ethnicity stem-cell donor

Three-year-old Leia Fallico's life depends on a stem-cell donation — the only cure for a rare genetic disorder that's causing...
Read More
CANADA: 3-year-old Ontario girl in urgent need of rare mixed-ethnicity stem-cell donor

INDIA: Hyderabad hospital creates history with zero blood transfusion liver transplant

Hyderabad: A city hospital successfully performed a complex liver transplant on a 49-year-old man from Durg, Chhattisgarh, with zero blood...
Read More
INDIA: Hyderabad hospital creates history with zero blood transfusion liver transplant

FDA Approves Tacrolimus for Lung Transplants

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of the transplant drug tacrolimus (Prograf) for the prevention...
Read More
FDA Approves Tacrolimus for Lung Transplants

Alabama man gored by bull undergoes rare intestinal transplant (VIDEO)

 MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – A rare intestinal transplant saved a father’s life after he was gored by a bull....
Read More
Alabama man gored by bull undergoes rare intestinal transplant (VIDEO)

Glenview girl with leukemia receives lifesaving stem cell transplant

A snap decision made 600 miles away has given little Ella Siders of Glenview a new lease on life. At...
Read More
Glenview girl with leukemia receives lifesaving stem cell transplant

AUSTRALIA: Deadly spider venom could mean new life for heart transplant patients

The discovery was made by Dr Nathan Palpant and Professor Glenn King from the University of Queensland and Professor Peter...
Read More
AUSTRALIA: Deadly spider venom could mean new life for heart transplant patients

MUMBAI: Dr. Gaurav Gupta performs a successful liver transplant on recently recovered COVID 19 recipient and donor.

Liver Transplant is a critical surgery that requires a multi-disciplinary and comprehensive approach. A liver transplant offers a ray of...
Read More
MUMBAI: Dr. Gaurav Gupta performs a successful liver transplant on recently recovered COVID 19 recipient and donor.

The Day – Mystic doctor grateful for kidney transplant

Mystic — When Dr. Daniella Duke received a phone call late in the evening in May from a number she didn't...
Read More
The Day – Mystic doctor grateful for kidney transplant

UH kidney transplant mistake not noticed until second patient was in operating room, sources say (VIDEO)

CLEVELAND — Shockwaves have been sent from a major medical mistake at University Hospitals. 5 On Your Side Investigators broke...
Read More
UH kidney transplant mistake not noticed until second patient was in operating room, sources say (VIDEO)

INDIA: First-ever ABO incompatible liver transplant surgery performed at HCMCT Manipal Hospitals, Delhi

HCMCT Manipal Hospitals, Dwarka – a multi-speciality medical facility – recently performed an ABO incompatible (donor and recipient of different...
Read More
INDIA: First-ever ABO incompatible liver transplant surgery performed at HCMCT Manipal Hospitals, Delhi

Emory Healthcare becomes first health care system in Georgia to perform 1,000 heart transplants | Emory University

ATLANTA – A 50-year-old man from Douglasville, Georgia, recently became the 1,000th heart transplant patient at Emory University Hospital, making...
Read More
Emory Healthcare becomes first health care system in Georgia to perform 1,000 heart transplants | Emory University

Many ‘high priority’ patients not making it onto kidney transplant lists

Many Americans who stand to benefit most from a kidney transplant may be missing a key window of opportunity, a...
Read More
Many ‘high priority’ patients not making it onto kidney transplant lists

From Tragedy to Triumph – The Story of Tom’s Heart (BOOK)

Prerelease date August 4, 2021. Click here to Reserve your copy From Tragedy to Triumph provides an up-close personal look at...
Read More
From Tragedy to Triumph – The Story of Tom’s Heart (BOOK)

La Crosse man receives rare organ transplant after 24 hours on the wait list

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Madison doctors say a La Crosse man received a second chance at life this March after...
Read More
La Crosse man receives rare organ transplant after 24 hours on the wait list

Transplanted liver initially saves Indiana man’s life then re-transplanted eighteen months later to save another man’s life

The amazing story of Logan Doseck, by his father Michael Doseck: May 2014 Logan had just graduated from Indiana University...
Read More
Transplanted liver initially saves Indiana man’s life then re-transplanted eighteen months later to save another man’s life

For Transplant Patients, COVID-19 Vaccination Presents a Different Uncertainty

Evidence continues to mount that vaccination against COVID-19, most notably the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines, produces robust, durable protection in...
Read More
For Transplant Patients, COVID-19 Vaccination Presents a Different Uncertainty

Mom of liver transplant recipient Lucas Goeller recalls ‘miracle’ donation with mom of Nebraska girl who died

Indiana Township’s Lucas Goeller had days to live. At 2 years old, he was laid up in UPMC Children’s Hospital...
Read More
Mom of liver transplant recipient Lucas Goeller recalls ‘miracle’ donation with mom of Nebraska girl who died

The amazing story of 11-year-old heart transplant recipient Bella Winters

The surgery lasted about 12 hours. We got updates by phone an hour at a time. Each hour seemed like...
Read More
The amazing story of 11-year-old heart transplant recipient Bella Winters

Here’s how you can support liver transplant priorities while getting your steps in

NEWS RELEASE SICKKIDS FOUNDATION *************************** Starting July 4 and running until July 10, community members from Barrie and surrounding areas...
Read More
Here’s how you can support liver transplant priorities while getting your steps in