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Chance the Rapper Calls on Fans to Help His Aunt With Kidney Transplant

CHANCE THE RAPPER CALLS ON FANS TO HELP HIS AUNT WITH KIDNEY TRANSPLANT

Chance the Rapper has his fair share of fun on social media, but on Thursday afternoon, Chano made a serious call to action for his...

 
 
 
Formula One legend Niki Lauda dies at 70

FORMULA ONE LEGEND NIKI LAUDA DIES AT 70

Niki Lauda, a three-time Formula One champion driver and one of the most popular personalities in racing, died late Monday, eight months...

New Study Measures Quality of Life After Pediatric Kidney Transplant

NEW STUDY MEASURES QUALITY OF LIFE AFTER PEDIATRIC KIDNEY TRANSPLANT

Children who receive kidney transplants had minimal concerns about quality of life after their operation.

 
 
 
New Approach can Help Regenerate Severely Damaged Lungs

NEW APPROACH CAN HELP REGENERATE SEVERELY DAMAGED LUNGS

Severely damaged lungs could be regenerated and used for transplants, reveals a new study. This gives hope to waitlisted patients,...

Stem Cells Could Soon Create Transplant Arteries

STEM CELLS COULD SOON CREATE TRANSPLANT ARTERIES

Stem cells could be used for creating transplant arteries very soon. These transplants will replace damaged or diseased arteries and...

 
 
 
Virus cocktail saves the life of dying girl amid hopes of breakthrough in fight against superbugs 

VIRUS COCKTAIL SAVES THE LIFE OF DYING GIRL AMID HOPES OF BREAKTHROUGH IN FIGHT AGAINST SUPERBUGS 

Isabelle Carnell-Holdaway, of Faversham, Kent, received a double lung transplant aged 17 to treat cystic fibrosis. But afterwards a...

Brother, 18, and sister, 14, receive life-saving kidney transplants from same donor on same day

BROTHER, 18, AND SISTER, 14, RECEIVE LIFE-SAVING KIDNEY TRANSPLANTS FROM SAME DONOR ON SAME DAY

Ava Shepperd 14, and her brother John Ben, 18, were both diagnosed with a rare, genetic disorder called cystinosis that caused an amino...

 
 
 

EIGHT-YEAR-OLD CANCER SURVIVOR AND AVID OUTDOORSMAN MEET THEIR DONORS FOR FIRST TIME AT CITY OF HOPE'S 43RD ANNUAL BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT REUNION

DUARTE, Calif.--lt;a href="" target=" blank"gt; BMTReunion2019lt;/agt;-A San Diego second grader and a Mount Shasta resident give thanks...

University scientists have found a way to 3D print living tissue

UNIVERSITY SCIENTISTS HAVE FOUND A WAY TO 3D PRINT LIVING TISSUE

With more than 100,000 Americans stuck on an organ transplant waitlist, imagine if scientists could create organs using a method similar...

 
 
 
Drone delivers life-saving kidney for transplant patient in world first

DRONE DELIVERS LIFE-SAVING KIDNEY FOR TRANSPLANT PATIENT IN WORLD FIRST

A medical facility in Maryland has become the first to use a drone to deliver a kidney for transplant into a patient. The specially...

World first as scientists successfully fly a kidney by DRONE to a patient in Maryland

WORLD FIRST AS SCIENTISTS SUCCESSFULLY FLY A KIDNEY BY DRONE TO A PATIENT IN MARYLAND

In a world-first, University of Maryland doctors transplanted a kidney into a patient after the organ was flown by drone over two miles...

 
 
 
‘Chambers' Featurette Takes You Inside the Story of Netflix's New Horror Series

‘CHAMBERS' FEATURETTE TAKES YOU INSIDE THE STORY OF NETFLIX'S NEW HORROR SERIES

Netflix has a creepy new show dropping this week: Chambers , starring Uma Thurman. The series follows a young woman who is the recipient...

Gene Therapy More Safe and Effective for Curing Beta-thalassemia

GENE THERAPY MORE SAFE AND EFFECTIVE FOR CURING BETA-THALASSEMIA

Gene therapy is safer and effective for curing beta-thalassemia than hematopoietic stem cell transplantation , reveals a new study.

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: Nationwide's Rise, a Surgeon's Quest, CRISPR USA & More

BIO ROUNDUP: NATIONWIDE'S RISE, A SURGEON'S QUEST, CRISPR USA & MORE

Persistence and perseverance were the themes of two of our top stories this week. First there's the story of Nationwide Children's...

 
 
 
Cystic fibrosis sufferer who had double lung transplant contracted a virus from her donor 

CYSTIC FIBROSIS SUFFERER WHO HAD DOUBLE LUNG TRANSPLANT CONTRACTED A VIRUS FROM HER DONOR 

Rima Manomaitis, 29, from Pepperell, Massachusetts, received a double lung transplant in May 2017 to treat her cystic fibrosis, only...

I Got Rihanna's $650 Facial, and Now I Have Cheekbones

I GOT RIHANNA'S $650 FACIAL, AND NOW I HAVE CHEEKBONES

I have a wedding coming up. And as a New Yorker who recently transplanted to Los Angeles, I decided to fly back to the Big Apple for...

 
 
 
Baby boy dies while waiting for partial liver transplant

BABY BOY DIES WHILE WAITING FOR PARTIAL LIVER TRANSPLANT

A Waukesha baby who was waiting for a partial liver transplant to save his life has died.

Swedish woman gives birth to a healthy boy after womb transplant

SWEDISH WOMAN GIVES BIRTH TO A HEALTHY BOY AFTER WOMB TRANSPLANT

The unnamed woman, from Sweden, gave birth to a boy weighing 6lbs 3oz via a Caesarean section after 36 weeks. His name is also unknown.