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May 02, 2019
Unmanned drone delivers donor kidney for transplant to a patient in a medical firstUniversity of Maryland has taken the phrase 'Fly High' to a new level with its aerial delivery of human organs.
Feb 07, 2019
Researchers are now very close to growing made-to-order kidneys for humansResearchers have been working on ways to grow healthy organs outside the human body.
Jul 09, 2018
China's organ transplant system feted despite doubts around transparencyChina banned the use of executed prisoners' organs in 2015 and has set up a nationwide voluntary donation system instead.
Jan 17, 2018
Organ transplant from animals may increase life span of humans but could risk quality of healthThe increasing demand for organs, tissues, and cells, and the dearth of available human organs, have focused scientific interest in taking organs from animals.
May 17, 2016
Days of sutures past: US man's penis operation highlights future of organ transplantsA 64-year-old cancer patient has received the US' first penis transplant in a groundbreaking operation
Apr 11, 2016
Organ donation programme gets a boost after teen's parents donate her organs, save three livesMumbai's organ donation programme got a fresh boost when 16-year-old Kejal Pandey's family agreed to donate her kidneys and liver
Feb 16, 2016
Scientists develop 3D printer capable of producing human tissueA 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.
May 26, 2015
Six-year-old girl's kidneys go missing after operation at AIIMSThe 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.
Dec 05, 2014
China to stop using organs of executed prisoners for transplantsChina, 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.
Jun 30, 2014
New supercooling technique offers breakthrough in organ transplantsScientists have discovered how to 'supercool' organs so that they can be transplanted days after being harvested from a donor.