transplants

Scientists Grow Tiny Human Livers, Changing the Course of Organ Transplants

This post was originally published on this siteScientists from the University of Pittsburgh and their colleagues have grown tiny human livers and successfully implanted them into rats. The livers

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Human mini-livers pave the way for made-to-order organ transplants

This post was originally published on this siteIn a fascinating new study, scientists created fully-functional mini-livers out of human skin cells, then successfully transplanted them into rats.

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Organ Transplants Down As Stay-At-Home Rules Reduce Fatal Traffic Collisions

This post was originally published on this siteOn Day 2 of the San Francisco Bay Area’s stay-at-home orders in March, Nohemi Jimenez got into her car in San Pablo, Calif., waved goodbye to

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Organ transplants dive amid virus crisis, start to inch back

WASHINGTON — Organ transplants plummeted as COVID-19 swept through communities, with surgeons wary of endangering living donors and unable to retrieve possibly usable organs from the dead

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Organ transplants dive amid virus crisis, start to inch back

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON — Organ transplants plummeted as COVID-19 swept through communities, with surgeons wary of endangering living donors and unable to

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Organ Transplants Plummet During COVID-19 Crisis

This post was originally published on this siteTUESDAY, May 12, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The coronavirus pandemic has affected all areas of medical care, and a new study finds it has delayed

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Life-Saving Organ Transplants Plummet During COVID-19 Crisis

This post was originally published on this siteBy Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter. TUESDAY, May 12, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The coronavirus pandemic has affected all areas of medical care,

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Coronavirus: Low level of transplants sparks concern

This post was originally published on this siteUnder 100 organ transplants were carried out in the UK last month, the lowest number for 36 years figures show. NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)

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CRISPR may help in kidney-transplants by detecting viruses

This post was originally published on this siteAn exciting new study published in the journal Nature Biomedical Engineering in April 2020 reports excellent results with a new test for two common

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Kidney transplants halted due to coronavirus, organs to be discarded

This post was originally published on this siteMore than 1000 Australians waiting for a kidney transplant will have to remain on dialysis after an expert taskforce ruled all surgeries must be

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