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Donor stem cells used to grow fully functioning lungs in live mice.

Nearly 12 million adults in the United States have been diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, with roughly 180,000 patients dying annually with end-stage refractory lung diseases. The only option … Continue Reading Donor stem cells used to grow fully functioning lungs in live mice.

In a world first, doctors transplant a ‘dead’ heart that had stopped beating.

Australian surgeons state that they have used hearts that had stopped beating in successful transplants, in a world first that could change the way organs are donated.  Until now, doctors … Continue Reading In a world first, doctors transplant a ‘dead’ heart that had stopped beating.

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