Saturday, September 21, 2019

Could Stem Cell Therapy Eliminate the Need for Immunosuppressant in Kidney Transplant?

According to Dr. Samuel Strober, an immunologist and professor of medicine at Stanford, stem cells therapy could potentially eliminate the need for long term...

Animals to be Used for Organ Transplants

Pig Cornea According to a group a scientists from Pittsburgh University, pigs are to be used sooner than later for human organ transplantation. In fact...

VOICE BOX TRANSPLANTATION: BE HEARD AGAIN

The more I read the news about organ transplant the more I am amazed at what scientists are trying to do. After face transplant, arm...

China has a solution for overcrowded prisons: organ donation

If you live in China and you happen to believe in the wrong religion and have the bad luck of getting caught and put...

First Lung Transplant in US Using Ex Vivo Perfusion

The University Of Maryland Medical Center was the first center in the US to perform a lung transplant using ex-vivo perfusion. The procedure is...

New Heart Transplant Device Use to Deliver Warm (Heart) Organ

A new device being tested at UCLA Medical Center in California is use to deliver heart ready for transplant. Traditionally organs are delivered on...

Organ Transplants: Bye Bye Rejection

If you tell an organ transplant patient there will be no need for immunosuppressant drugs anymore without a risk for rejection, what would be...

Pigs to Provide Human Organs for Transplantation

Thanks to a breakthrough in stem cells research, we are getting closer to have pigs be used to grow organs for human transplantation. According...