The technique could rescue some, if not most, of the 80 percent of lungs offered for transplant that are unusable.
University of Maryland has taken the phrase 'Fly High' to a new level with its aerial delivery of human organs.
Researchers have been working on ways to grow healthy organs outside the human body.
China banned the use of executed prisoners' organs in 2015 and has set up a nationwide voluntary donation system instead.
The increasing demand for organs, tissues, and cells, and the dearth of available human organs, have focused scientific interest in taking organs from animals.
A 64-year-old cancer patient has received the US' first penis transplant in a groundbreaking operation
Mumbai's organ donation programme got a fresh boost when 16-year-old Kejal Pandey's family agreed to donate her kidneys and liver
A group of US scientists have successfully transplanted living tissue constructed by a sophisticated and improved 3D printer, according to a study released on Monday by British scientific journal Nature.
The father of a six-year-old girl has approached Hauz Khas police alleging that a doctor at AIIMS has removed both the kidneys of his daughter during surgery.
China, the only country that still systematically takes organs from executed prisoners for use in transplant operations, plans to end the controversial practice from next month.
Scientists have discovered how to 'supercool' organs so that they can be transplanted days after being harvested from a donor.