This 3D printer could make new organs for transplant patients – Business Insider

According to data from Cleveland Clinic, 21 people in the US die waiting for an organ every day, however Swedish startup Cellink has managed to find a way to 3D print tissues and organs — from skin and ears to liver and cancer, the company uses a basic 3D printer to produce new organs and tissues. … Continue reading “This 3D printer could make new organs for transplant patients – Business Insider”

Regina teen waiting for double lung transplant receives encouragement – Regina Leader-Post


Regina Leader-Post

Regina teen waiting for double lung transplant receives encouragement
Regina Leader-Post
Sixteen-year-old Jelena Grover has battled cystic fibrosis her entire life and is now waiting for a double lung transplant. On March 15, the day after her 16th birthday, Jelena was airlifted from Regina to Edmonton when her health took a turn for the

3-year-old cancer survivor is flower girl at her bone marrow donor’s wedding: ‘She saved our daughter’s life’ – ABC News

Guests were in tears earlier this month as a toddler walked down the aisle at the wedding of the woman who saved her life. — Read on abcnews.go.com/GMA/Family/year-cancer-survivor-flower-girl-bone-marrow-donors/story

3-year-old waiting for heart transplant at MUSC plays in snow for first time – Live 5 News

3-year-old waiting for heart transplant at MUSC plays in snow for first time
Live 5 News
A 3-year-old boy, who is waiting for a heart transplant at MUSC Children’s Hospital, received the okay from doctors to do what most children don’t need permission to do, play in the snow. Elliot Wright, known as EJ, has a personality that welcomes you

There Were A Record-Breaking Number of Organ Transplants in … – TIME


TIME

There Were A Record-Breaking Number of Organ Transplants in …
TIME
There were a record number of transplants in 2017, according to the United Network for Organ Sharing.
A bipartisan solution to ensure seniors’ access to bone marrow …The Hill (blog)

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Family of Girl Recovering from Heart Transplant Receives New Car – NBC 29 News


NBC 29 News

Family of Girl Recovering from Heart Transplant Receives New Car
NBC 29 News
On Tuesday, January 16, Layla Gross and her family received a free, refurbished, and reliable car that will help make sure she and her family won’t miss her medical appointments anymore. Layla has been in and out of the hospital since she was one
Family in need gets surprised with life-changing giftWHSV

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A Sydney mum explains how a liver transplant saved her daughter – 9Honey


9Honey

A Sydney mum explains how a liver transplant saved her daughter
9Honey
Shocked, she and her husband began their agonising wait as Erika was put on the transplant list, the coouple spending precious time with their little girl. Because they shared their own business, neither could take proper time off – they took turns