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Surgeon aims to transplant human heads to cheat death - Business ... - Business Insider
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 17:33:19 GMT


Business Insider

Surgeon aims to transplant human heads to cheat death - Business ...
Business Insider
"I want to create a near death experience — actually a full death experience — and see what comes next," Sergio Canavero told Business Insider.

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Charleston girl in desperate need of kidney transplant - ABC NEWS 4
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:48:45 GMT


ABC NEWS 4

Charleston girl in desperate need of kidney transplant
ABC NEWS 4
On Tuesday, Charlene said dialysis is not a long-term solution; a kidney transplant is the only option at this point. While 170 people have signed up on the donor list, none is a match. Charlene said only 1 percent of the population is a match for Mary ...

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Memoir: How friendship saved a heart-transplant patient - USA TODAY
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:00:15 GMT


Memoir: How friendship saved a heart-transplant patient
USA TODAY
Here's why: Silverstein lived 26 years with a transplanted heart, endured countless close-call ER visits, 75 painful heart biopsies, thousands of doses of drugs, and finally, breast cancer (from the anti-rejection drugs) and a double mastectomy weeks ...


PMD Healthcare Supports Bone Marrow Transplant Study - PR Newswire (press release)
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:25:08 GMT


PMD Healthcare Supports Bone Marrow Transplant Study
PR Newswire (press release)
Allogeneic transplants are bone marrow transplants where bone marrow from a healthy donor is utilized instead. The autologous bone marrow transplant is considered safer for patients because they typically do not reject their own cells. Sometimes a ...

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Biopsies Save Transplant Patients - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 22:12:00 GMT


NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Biopsies Save Transplant Patients
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Organ transplant patients can wait up to seven years for a matching donor. Even then, the ten year survival rate is only about 57% with some transplants. Now, scientists are diagnosing problems much earlier through a blood biopsy. They say the simple ...


Athlete runs for SA after transplant - Independent Online
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:01:25 GMT


Independent Online

Athlete runs for SA after transplant
Independent Online
But in 2013, Du Preez, who moved to Cape Town with his family to be close to specialist doctors, was so sick from his illness that doctors were prepared to perform the transplant after all, using one of his mother's kidneys. They were unlucky, as du ...
Transplant patient in medal glory bidWigan Today

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Mechanicsville boy, 6, receives kidney from stranger through 'transplant chain' - Richmond.com
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 04:19:02 GMT


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Mechanicsville boy, 6, receives kidney from stranger through 'transplant chain'
Richmond.com
Evan's aunt wasn't a match either, but she gave her kidney to someone else, placing Evan in what is essentially a transplant chain — someone took his aunt's kidney, and their friend or family member gave a kidney to someone else, until eventually Evan ...


Young transplant patient's parents spearheading blood drive ... - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 04:01:07 GMT


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Young transplant patient's parents spearheading blood drive ...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Lucas Goeller, the 4-year-old from Indiana Township who received a highly publicized liver transplant two years ago, now faces another surgery, this one to fix ...

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Transplanted: Large Idaho sequoia tree finds new home - ABC News
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 19:42:29 GMT


Transplanted: Large Idaho sequoia tree finds new home
ABC News
Workers build a burlap, plywood and steel-pipe structure to contain the rootball so they can move the roughly 100-foot sequoia tree in Boise, Idaho, Thursday, June 22, 2017. The sequoia tree sent more than a century ago by naturalist John Muir to Idaho ...

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What triggers organ transplant rejection? | June 26, 2017 Issue - Vol ... - Chemical & Engineering News
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:51:39 GMT


What triggers organ transplant rejection? | June 26, 2017 Issue - Vol ...
Chemical & Engineering News
About half of all transplanted organs get rejected by the body within 10 years. To improve this acceptance rate, researchers want to figure out what triggers the ...
Organ Rejection's Innate Instigator Cornered by Positional Cloning ...Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (blog)

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