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Brain Remaps Itself in Child with Double Hand Transplant

--CHOP/Penn Medicine Team Is First to Show Massive Cortical Reorganization Is Reversible in a Child-- PHILADELPHIA , Dec. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first child to unde...

50th Anniversary of first Heart Transplant is Special Event to Veteran Transplant Surgeon Kristine Guleserian

Dr. Guleserian's story is shared in the new book, "SURGEON'S STORY," by Mark Oristano MIAMI , Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- December 3, 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the wor...

Statline Launches New Technology to Speed Organ and Tissue Donor Referrals and Save Lives

Novel application programming interface provides near real-time access to information that will speed decisions on recovery and transplant services DENVER , Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewsw...

National Kidney Foundation Statement on Selena Gomez and Living Organ Donation

Quotes for attribution to Kevin Longino, CEO, National Kidney Foundation NEW YORK , Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "On behalf of National Kidney Foundation (NKF), we wou...

Helmer Friedman LLP to Represent Plaintiff Melissa LeGree in Lawsuit for Race Discrimination & Harassment, Retaliation and Wage and Hour Violations Against OneLegacy - the Largest Organ Procurement Organization in the U.S.

Attorneys Investigating Whether OneLegacy Impermissibly Sold Organ Tissue & Corneas Overseas to Foreigners for Profit Rather Than Donating Them to Americans LOS ANGELES , Sept. 7, 2...

Artificial Organ and Bionics Market to Grow at More Than 9% CAGR From 2012 to 2020: Million Insights

FELTON, California , August 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global artificial organs and b ionics market size worth USD 38.75 billion by 2020 which is anticipated to grow...

Milliman report on U.S. organ and tissue transplants finds slight rise in average annual cost, survival rate overall

Triennial report examines utilization and billed charges associated with single- and multiple-organ and tissue transplants SEATTLE , Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Milliman, Inc., a...

Neovii: Long-term Outcomes After Standard Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GvHD) Prophylaxis in Hemopoietic Cell Transplantation From Matched Unrelated Donors Strongly Support the Use of Grafalon® (Anti-Human-T-Lymphocyte Immunoglobulin) as Standard Therapy

RAPPERSWIL, Switzerland , June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The 8-year follow-up results of a randomized phase 3 multicenter trial in adult patients with hematologic malignancies ...

Hillhurst Biopharmaceuticals Receives SBIR Funding For Development Of HBI-002 For Prevention Of Delayed Graft Function In Kidney Transplantation

SAN DIEGO , June 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hillhurst Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing therapies to augment the cytoprotective heme oxygenase ...

ARR, Premiere Egg Donor Agency, Unveils Exciting New Payment Option

CHICAGO , May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 1992, Alternative Reproductive Resources (ARR) has been a leader in the third-party reproductive field.  It was the first Egg Donor Agency...

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Racial, Ethnic Disparities Continue in Live Donor Kidney Transplants

Racial, Ethnic Disparities Continue in Live Donor Kidney Transplants

Disparities between black and white patients have drastically increased over the last two decades. Still, the Black and Hispanic patients find it difficult to receive a live donor kidney even after two years of waiting, reveals a new ...

Public Show More Zeal To Become Donors After Watching Educational Video

Public Show More Zeal To Become Donors After Watching Educational Video

The public are very likely to become facial transplant donors to a severely disfigured patient after they finish watching a brief educational video on facial transplantation, reveals a study published in the official medical journal of the American ...

Hepatitis C-Infected Livers may be Safe for Transplantation

Hepatitis C-Infected Livers may be Safe for Transplantation

Antiviral drugs may allow safe transplantation of Hepatitis C-positive livers into uninfected recipients....

T-cell Regulator Key to Fight Organ Rejection and Autoimmunity

T-cell Regulator Key to Fight Organ Rejection and Autoimmunity

A Houston Methodist research team have cracked a code in T-cells that could make autoimmune diseases and organ transplant rejection a thing of the past. Wenhao Chen, Ph.D., a scientist in the Immunobiology and Transplant Science Center at ...

Long Term Solution for Organ Rejection Post Transplantation

Long Term Solution for Organ Rejection Post Transplantation

Almost half of all organ recipients experience antibody-mediated organ rejection within ten years of the transplantation. Pharmacological agents for the suppression of chronic rejection are currently unavailable. While non-selective proteasome ...

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