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Drake visits 11-year-old heart transplant patient who invited him to her birthday

DRAKE VISITS 11-YEAR-OLD HEART TRANSPLANT PATIENT WHO INVITED HIM TO HER BIRTHDAY

The Canadian rapper said they talked about Justin Bieber and basketball.

Cancer survivor, 11, shares photo of the moment after her bone marrow transplant

CANCER SURVIVOR, 11, SHARES PHOTO OF THE MOMENT AFTER HER BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT

Alex Duffin, now 15, underwent an extraction at Connecticut Children's Hospital in September 2014. After nine months in recovery, Emma...

 
 
 
Suicide survivor gets ‘ultimate second chance' after historic face transplant

SUICIDE SURVIVOR GETS ‘ULTIMATE SECOND CHANCE' AFTER HISTORIC FACE TRANSPLANT

"Life is precious, and life is beautiful."

Five-month-old receives heart-lung transplant an is youngest in 10 years to undergo the surgery

FIVE-MONTH-OLD RECEIVES HEART-LUNG TRANSPLANT AN IS YOUNGEST IN 10 YEARS TO UNDERGO THE SURGERY

Jack Palmer, of Kansas City, Missouri, became the 20th infant under a year old to undergo a heart-lung transplant after he was born...

 
 
 
Suicide survivor becomes youngest person ever to receive a face transplant at 21

SUICIDE SURVIVOR BECOMES YOUNGEST PERSON EVER TO RECEIVE A FACE TRANSPLANT AT 21

Katie Stubblefield tried to take her own life in March 2014 with a rifle. On May 4, 2017, she became the youngest person ever to receive...

Kidney Transplant Chains More Successful in Saving Lives

KIDNEY TRANSPLANT CHAINS MORE SUCCESSFUL IN SAVING LIVES

Transplant societies which put kidney transplant chains first and kidney exchanges next, can increase the total number of transplants,...

 
 
 
China is moving ahead with a huge robot farming pilot that could one day put many of the country's 250 million farmers out of work

CHINA IS MOVING AHEAD WITH A HUGE ROBOT FARMING PILOT THAT COULD ONE DAY PUT MANY OF THE COUNTRY'S 250 MILLION FARMERS OUT OF WORK

Thomas Suen/Reuters For the next seven years, China will run a pilot program to replace farmers with robots. The program features unmanned...

Novel Gene Therapy to Fight Cystic Fibrosis

NOVEL GENE THERAPY TO FIGHT CYSTIC FIBROSIS

New stem cell transplantation and gene therapy can help in the fight against cystic fibrosis.

 
 
 
Scientists successfully created a new lung for a pig using the animal's OWN cells

SCIENTISTS SUCCESSFULLY CREATED A NEW LUNG FOR A PIG USING THE ANIMAL'S OWN CELLS

Scientists at the University of Texas in Galveston have successfully transplanted pig lungs grown in the lab from each animal's own...

Fecal Transplant Saves A Puppy Dying from Parvo: Felix's Story

FECAL TRANSPLANT SAVES A PUPPY DYING FROM PARVO: FELIX'S STORY

Last Saturday, I highlighted Dr. Karen Becker's article highlighting the fecal microbiota transplantation treatment as a potentially...

 
 
 
Top Veterinary Articles of the Week: Vaccination Protocol, Fecal Transplant to Treat Parvovirus?, and more

TOP VETERINARY ARTICLES OF THE WEEK: VACCINATION PROTOCOL, FECAL TRANSPLANT TO TREAT PARVOVIRUS?, AND MORE

When a Pet's ‘Healthy Appetite' Is Something Else Entirely Dr. Marty Becker If there is one concept I'm trying to get through to people...

Is this the breakthrough that will soon end diabetes? New implant would tackle cause of the disease

IS THIS THE BREAKTHROUGH THAT WILL SOON END DIABETES? NEW IMPLANT WOULD TACKLE CAUSE OF THE DISEASE

The new implant, the Sernova Cell Pouch, is designed to tackle the cause of the disease rather than the symptoms by transplanting new...

 
 
 
Sangamo buys stake in French firm developing cell therapies for autoimmune disease

SANGAMO BUYS STAKE IN FRENCH FIRM DEVELOPING CELL THERAPIES FOR AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE

Sangamo purchases 53 percent of France-based TxCell, will use zinc finger nuclease technology to develop CAR-Treg cells.

Four-month-old Baby Born With Biliary Atresia Undergoes Liver Transplant

FOUR-MONTH-OLD BABY BORN WITH BILIARY ATRESIA UNDERGOES LIVER TRANSPLANT

A liver transplant was performed a 4-month old infant from Tanzania by Dr. Darius f Mirza to treat Biliary atresia.

 
 
 
Transplanting Hepatitis C-infected Donor Kidneys Could Cut Time on Dialysis

TRANSPLANTING HEPATITIS C-INFECTED DONOR KIDNEYS COULD CUT TIME ON DIALYSIS

Using hepatitis C-infected donor kidneys could reduce time on dialysis for transplant patients with HCV, stated study.

From organelles to organs: Novel experiments find ways to revive dying body parts

FROM ORGANELLES TO ORGANS: NOVEL EXPERIMENTS FIND WAYS TO REVIVE DYING BODY PARTS

When Georgia Bowen was born by emergency cesarean on May 18, she took a breath, threw her arms in the air, cried twice, and went into...

 
 
 
Promising Allograft Transplantation for Knee Pain Among Older Adults

PROMISING ALLOGRAFT TRANSPLANTATION FOR KNEE PAIN AMONG OLDER ADULTS

Older patients with knee pain may benefit from a fresh osteochondral allograft transplantation. The therapy is recommended for older...

Scientists create artificial ovary giving hope to infertile women

SCIENTISTS CREATE ARTIFICIAL OVARY GIVING HOPE TO INFERTILE WOMEN

A synthetic organ - made out of the woman's own tissue - could be transplanted into a female left infertile due to medical treatment....

 
 
 
MOHAN USA and American Society of Transplantation: Pioneering the Cause of Improving Organ Donation Rates Among Minorities

MOHAN USA AND AMERICAN SOCIETY OF TRANSPLANTATION: PIONEERING THE CAUSE OF IMPROVING ORGAN DONATION RATES AMONG MINORITIES

MOHAN USA in association with the American Society of Transplantation , pioneers the cause of improving organ donation rates among...