How to Pay For an Organ Transplant

Transplant News for June 27th from 05:09: How to Pay For an Organ Transplant – About.com has an tackles “How to Pay For an Organ Transplant”. Although most of this information will probably be giving to you by your transplant team at some point. It is good to know a few extra tips provided in … Continue reading “How to Pay For an Organ Transplant”

Kids who face multiple kidney transplants like Facebook

Transplant News for June 21st from 00:16: Kids who face multiple kidney transplants like Facebook- king5.com by Jean EnersenLiving life to extremes is what it’s all about for eighteen year old Casey James.”In the summer I go longboarding, ride BMX, and wakeboard a lot,” James said. In winter he’s a wildman on a snowboard. But … Continue reading “Kids who face multiple kidney transplants like Facebook”

Key step made in child organ transplants in Japan

Transplant News for June 17th from 04:20: Key step made in child organ transplants- Toyama University Hospital, where a boy under 6 years old was confirmed brain-dead, in Toyama on ThursdayTwo years after the revised Organ Transplant Law went into effect, organ donation from brain-dead children has taken a major but cautious step forward.The nation’s … Continue reading “Key step made in child organ transplants in Japan”

Transplant News for June 14th

These are my links for June 14th: Lab-Grown Vein Transplanted in 10-Year-Old Girl – ABC News– Scientists in Sweden are reporting a medical first: a vein grown in a lab for a 10-year-old girl using her body’s own cells.Doctors are hailing the step as a milestone in tissue engineering, a field in which doctors grow … Continue reading “Transplant News for June 14th”

Transplant News for June 9th

Transplant News for June 9th from 16:34: Lab-made organ raises hope for liver transplant – The Times of India – Japanese researchers have created a functioning human liver from stemcells, a report said on Friday, raising hopes for the manufacture of artificial organs for those in need of transplants. A team of scientists transplanted induced … Continue reading “Transplant News for June 9th”

Heart transplant girl, 1, returns home after four months being kept alive on mechanical hearts | Mail Online

Transplant News from June 8th from 04:43: Heart transplant girl, 1, returns home after four months being kept alive on mechanical hearts | Mail Online – A baby girl who waited months for a heart transplant has finally been allowed to return home. Twelve-month-old Llana Qazi was diagnosed last October and then kept alive by … Continue reading “Heart transplant girl, 1, returns home after four months being kept alive on mechanical hearts | Mail Online”