Transplant

Friday, April 12, 2019

Friday, April 12, 2019

Six-year-old girl donates bone marrow to save baby brother

Six-year-old girl donates bone marrow to save baby brother

Six-year-old girl donates bone marrow to save baby brother

A six-year-old girl has saved the life of her baby brother after becoming his bone marrow donor.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Female donors much ‘happier’ to donate blood, says NHS Assistant Director

Female donors much ‘happier’ to donate blood, says NHS Assistant Director

Female donors much ‘happier’ to donate blood, says NHS Assistant Director

John Latham from NHS Blood and Transplant has said that women are often “happier” to donate blood and said a fear of needles can be a reason they do not donate.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Scientific breakthrough means we're another step closer to transferring pig organs to humans

Scientific breakthrough means we're another step closer to transferring pig organs to humans

Scientific breakthrough means we're another step closer to pig organ transplants

Scientists have been able to remove viruses from pig DNA

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Scientists use rats to create miniature human hearts for drug and treatment testing

Scientists use rats to create miniature human hearts for drug and treatment testing

Scientists use rats to create miniature human hearts for drug testing

Researchers replaced rat cells in the hearts with human cells and hope to now conduct more accurate research

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Surgeon claims the first human head transplant will take place in less than a year

Surgeon vows to complete first-ever human head transplant in less than a year

Surgeon vows to complete first-ever human head transplant in less than a year

Sergio Canavero has said that if all goes to plan, the surgery will take place in China on a Chinese patient

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The scientists hope their technology will be rolled out for commercial use soon

Scientists design 3D printer that creates human skin

Scientists design 3D printer that creates human skin

Robot will be used for transplants and emergency treatments