Renal cell cancer risk after kidney transplantation
This study shows the risk of RCC after kidney transplantation.07/19/2018 (Source: Kidney Cancer Association)
Source: Kidney Cancer Association - July 19, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Acute Kidney Injury in Patients With Cancer
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common complication in cancer patients and occurs in up to 30% of patients during their disease course. Multiple myeloma, leukemia/lymphoma, renal cell carcinoma, and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation are commonly associated with the development of AKI.07/19/2018 (Source: Kidney Cancer Association)
Source: Kidney Cancer Association - July 19, 2018 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

UCLA led the nation in organ transplants in 2017
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center led the nation in the number of solid organ transplants performed in 2017, with 641 procedures that included kidney, pancreas, lung, heart and intestine transplants, according to statistics from the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network.UCLA recorded 363 kidney transplants in 2017, making it the year ’s top kidney transplant center.Other medical centers with a high number of solid organ transplants in 2017 were UC San Francisco; Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri; and the University of Wisconsin ’s University Hospital in Ma...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - July 17, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

HCV-Positive Kidneys Cost-Effective for HCV-Positive Recipients HCV-Positive Kidneys Cost-Effective for HCV-Positive Recipients
Quality-adjusted life expectancy is greater and costs are lower when kidney transplant candidates infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) receive HCV-positive kidneys than when they receive HCV-negative kidneys, according to a cost-effectiveness analysis.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - July 13, 2018 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Transplantation News Source Type: news

They were waiting for an organ transplant. Then their program shut down
When the hospital called, Dustin Cuzick thought it might just be routine paperwork, but he had also been hoping for good news: that a friend had been cleared to donate a kidney for him. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - July 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Renal Replacement Therapy Intensity for Acute Kidney Injury Renal Replacement Therapy Intensity for Acute Kidney Injury
How does higher intensity dose renal replacement therapy compare with standard intensity in terms of survival and renal recovery in severe acute kidney injury?Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Dr. J. Wesley Alexander, father of UC transplant program, dies at 84
Dr. J. Wesley Alexander, a UC Health surgeon who started the organ transplant program at the University of Cincinnati in 1967 and directed it for more than 30 years, died July 7 at age 84. Alexander performed the first kidney transplant at the UC Medical Center on Dec. 11, 1967, when it was known as Cincinnati General Hospital.  He joined Dr. David Melvin in performing the first adult heart transplant in Cincinnati on Dec. 17, 1985. Alexander also performed UC’s first combined k idney-pancreas… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Dr. J. Wesley Alexander, father of UC transplant program, dies at 84
Dr. J. Wesley Alexander, a UC Health surgeon who started the organ transplant program at the University of Cincinnati in 1967 and directed it for more than 30 years, died July 7 at age 84. Alexander performed the first kidney transplant at the UC Medical Center on Dec. 11, 1967, when it was known as Cincinnati General Hospital.  He joined Dr. David Melvin in performing the first adult heart transplant in Cincinnati on Dec. 17, 1985. Alexander also performed UC’s first combined k idney-pancreas… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 10, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Could this system make more kidneys, livers usable for transplant?
An Italian startup has teamed with critical-care immunotherapy company CytoSorbents Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSO) on an integrated ex-vivo system to perfuse, cleanse, recondition and preserve harvested kidneys and livers — including those that are usually discarded. Aferetica srl (Mirandola, Italy) designed its PerLife system is to improve organ function and viability while reducing the risk of primary graft failure and organ rejection. PerLife incorporates CytoSorbents’ PerSorb sorbent cartridge, which uses adsorptive porous polymer technology to reduce a broad range of toxins that c...
Source: Mass Device - July 10, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Transplants Aferetica srl CytoSorbents Corp. Source Type: news

HCV-Infected Kidney Transplant More Efficient in HCV-Infected
TUESDAY, July 10, 2018 -- For patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection with end-stage renal disease, transplant of an HCV-infected kidney followed by treatment is more cost-effective than transplant of an HCV-uninfected kidney, according to a... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hepatitis-Infected Kidneys May Be Safe New Option for Transplant
Title: Hepatitis-Infected Kidneys May Be Safe New Option for TransplantCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 10, 2018 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Shorter Wait Times May Favor HCV-Infected Kidney Transplants
(MedPage Today) -- Long-term dialysis while waiting for uninfected kidney a larger risk (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - July 9, 2018 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Hepatitis-Infected Kidneys May Be Safe New Option for Transplant
MONDAY, July 9, 2018 -- If they're already infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV), patients in need of a kidney transplant might safely receive an organ from an HCV-infected donor, a new study maintains. Using hepatitis C-infected kidneys for this... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 9, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Using hepatitis C-infected donor kidneys could reduce time on dialysis for transplant patients with HCV
(University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center) Transplanting hepatitis C-infected dialysis patients with HCV-positive donor organs and then treating the infection later is more effective, cheaper and shortens organ wait time. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - July 9, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Common Medications Can Cause Drug-Induced Lupus
BOSTON (CBS) – A busy mom of two young kids, Faryn Savasta of Westborough is constantly on the go. But chasing after her kids would have been impossible a few years ago. “All of a sudden I woke up one day and I felt like I couldn’t move,” she said. “My legs felt like giant rocks and I couldn’t move them.” At the time, Faryn was a newlywed and looking forward to starting a family. Instead she was depending on her husband for basic needs. “Bring me to the bathroom, help me get in and out of bed. It was shocking,” she recalled. Faryn Savasta of Westborough. (WBZ-TV) A...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - July 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Local TV Lupus Source Type: news

850 Million People Worldwide Have Kidney Disease
Chronic kidney diseases affect 10 percent of men and nearly 12 percent of women around the world. Up to 10.5 million people need dialysis or a kidney transplant, but many don't get these treatments due to cost or lack of resources, the International Society of Nephrology says. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

850 Million People Worldwide Have Kidney Disease
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 5, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Nephrology, Oncology, Urology, Diabetes, AIDS, Organ Transplants, News, Source Type: news

Denver hospital suspends organ-transplant program
One of just four transplant programs in the Rocky Mountain region is putting a temporary stop to all transplant procedures in order to upgrade and rebuild the program. Porter Adventist Hospital officials did not give a time-frame for re-starting their 30-year-old program in announcing Tuesday that all kidney, pancreas and liver transplants will halt during a reassessment of the initiative. But CEO Todd Folkenberg said the Denver facility, which is part of the Ce ntura Health system, will partner… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 4, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ed Sealover Source Type: news

Denver hospital suspends organ-transplant program
One of just four transplant programs in the Rocky Mountain region is putting a temporary stop to all transplant procedures in order to upgrade and rebuild the program. Porter Adventist Hospital officials did not give a time-frame for re-starting their 30-year-old program in announcing Tuesday that all kidney, pancreas and liver transplants will halt during a reassessment of the initiative. But CEO Todd Folkenberg said the Denver facility, which is part of the Ce ntura Health system, will partner… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 4, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Ed Sealover Source Type: news

6 people take part in Cleveland Clinic's first 3-way kidney transplant
The Cleveland Clinic in Ohio has performed its first-ever three-way kidney transplant using three couples, each with one healthy donor and one in need of a new kidney. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UMN kidney transplant team receives national award for difficult transplant match
(University of Minnesota Medical School) The National Kidney Registry has awarded its 2018 'Excellence in Teamwork' Award to the University of Minnesota Medical Center for demonstrating excellence in teamwork for a complex kidney swap. The hospital is one of ten member centers to receive this award. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Kidney drug preserves insulin production in type 1 diabetes patients
A drug used to help kidney transplant patients avoid rejection preserved insulin production in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients in a recent study. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - June 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obamacare May Have Boosted Kidney Transplant Outcomes
Title: Obamacare May Have Boosted Kidney Transplant OutcomesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/22/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/25/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - June 25, 2018 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Obamacare May Have Boosted Kidney Transplant Outcomes
FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 -- Medicaid patients with kidney disease are more likely to be placed on a kidney transplant waiting list before they need dialysis if they live in states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, a new study... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 22, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medicaid Expansion Ups Preemptive Listing for Kidney Transplant
THURSDAY, June 21, 2018 -- The proportion of new preemptive listings for kidney transplantation with Medicaid coverage increased in states with Medicaid expansion in the post-expansion era, according to a study published online June 21 in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Potential to replace race as a risk factor for kidney-transplant failure
(Children's National Health System) Marva Moxey-Mims, M.D., FASN, says APOLLO study researchers hope that clarifying the role of the APOL1 gene in kidney-transplant failure could lead to fewer discarded kidneys, which could boost the number of available kidneys for patients awaiting transplants. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Outcomes in Renal Allografts With Deceased Donors Outcomes in Renal Allografts With Deceased Donors
What does this study tell us about the effects of HLA matching on the outcomes of deceased-donor kidney allografts?American Journal of Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Transplantation Journal Article Source Type: news

Paragonix Technologies aims to boost survival of donated lungs
Image courtesy of Paragonix Technologies Many lungs being transported for transplant arrive in such bad shape that they cannot be used. Paragonix Technologies, Inc. aims to change that with SherpaLung, a specialized cooler that keeps lungs properly inflated and at the right temperature to survive an airplane trip. Paragonix Technologies just landed support from the Lung Transplant Foundation to continue developing and commercialize SherpaLung, the latest in its series of specialized organ transport carriers. Braintree, MA-based Paragonix launched similar devices for hearts and kidneys within the past several months, a...
Source: Mass Device - June 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Business/Financial News News Well Transplants Lung Transplant Foundation Paragonix Technologies Source Type: news

Nigeria:Aseguahi Needs N8 Million for Kidney Transplant
[Guardian] Life has never been the same for Omonjeva Helen Aseguahi since she was diagnosed with kidney disease. Aseguahi, an officer of the Young Christian Workers Movement (YCW), Isolo Deanery of the Catholic Church, Lagos, has since last year been down but battling to keep hope alive. Her only hope of getting a new lease of life is a kidney transplant, costing over N8 million. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 12, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

‘Artificial’ kidney that could mean thousands won’t need dialysis or a transplant
The implant is expected to begin trials later this year and if successful, it could be available within a few years, saving patients from dialysis or needing a transplant. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UCLA Kidney Transplant Program leads the nation in numbers — and vision
All kidneys are pink. The human beings in which they ’re housed can have various skin colors, attend various places of worship, have various political affiliations and live in various parts of the country. But their kidneys? They are all, quite simply, pink.No one knows this better than transplant professionals, including kidney transplant doctors, who have transformed the field of organ donation over the past few decades — not to mention the nation’s acceptance of it. In 2017, physicians in the United States performed almost 20,000 kidney transplants, according to data from the U.S. Department of He...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - June 11, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Sharing Mayo Clinic: Kidney transplant opens door to next adventure
Lanell Johnson's path to a kidney transplant wasn't easy. But now that she's received a new kidney and is enjoying a return to good health, Lanell and her husband are eager to move forward. Lanell Johnson takes pride in what she calls her battle scars ? the result of her long journey to a successful?kidney [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - June 10, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Cochrane Kidney and Transplant seeks Systematic Reviewer – Sydney, Australia
Specifications: Full-timeSalary: Base salary $82K, plus superannuationLocation: Sydney, AustraliaApplication closing date: 21 June 2018We are seeking a full-time Systematic Reviewer to contribute toCochrane Kidney and Transplant based at the Centre for Kidney Research, The Children ’s Hospital at Westmead. The Systematic Reviewer will provide technical knowledge and expertise to the research team to support the development of Cochrane systematic reviews that will inform international clinical practice guidelines on all aspects of kidney disease. This includes conducting lite rature searches, appraising literature and...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - June 7, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Post-Transplant Tx Reduces Wait for Kidney in Hep C & #43; Patients
WEDNESDAY, June 6, 2018 -- Post-transplant hepatitis C treatment increases access to transplant and reduces waitlist time among hepatitis C-positive patients awaiting kidney transplantation, according to a study published online May 14 in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 6, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cochrane Kidney and Transplant seeks Information Specialist – Sydney, Australia
Specifications: Part-time (0.4 FTE)Salary: Base salary $82K p.a. prorate with superannuationLocation: Sydney, AustraliaApplication closing date: 18 June 2018We are seeking an Information Specialist (part-time) to contribute toCochrane Kidney and Transplant, based at the Centre for Kidney Research, The Children ’s Hospital at Westmead. The Information Specialist has an integral role in the production of Cochrane Kidney and Transplant reviews. You will contribute to the maintenance and development of a Specialised Register of randomised controlled trials (RCT) within the scope of Cochrane Kidney and Trans plant, provid...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - June 6, 2018 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Baxter touts Theranova HDx dialysis tech study data
Baxter (NYSE:BAX) today released new data from studies exploring expanded hemodialysis with its Theranova dialyzer, touting the device’s ability to clear large middle molecules at a higher rate than standard hemodialysis and equal or faster removal rates compared to high-volume hemodiafiltration. Results from a number of studies and poster presentations on the Theranova dialyzer were presented at the 55th Congress of the European Renal Association and European Dialysis and Transplant Association meeting this month, Baxter said. The Deerfield, Ill.-based company’s Theranova dialyzer is designed to exte...
Source: Mass Device - May 31, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Blood Management Clinical Trials Dialysis Baxter Source Type: news

Baxter updates Sharesource dialysis monitoring platform
Baxter (NYSE:BAX) today announced the launch of two updates for its Sharesource remote patient monitoring platform designed to monitor home peritoneal dialysis patients including the addition of a new modeling software tool and improvements to the clinical portal. The Deerfield, Ill.-based company announced the updates at the 55th Congress of the European Renal Association and European Dialysis and Transplant Association meeting this week. Baxter said that the first of its updates introduced the new Sharesource Adequest kinetic modeling software tool designed for direct integration into the platform to allow for impro...
Source: Mass Device - May 30, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Blog Source Type: news

Risk of ESRD in Prior Living Kidney Donors Risk of ESRD in Prior Living Kidney Donors
A study examines the incidence of living kidney donors who developed end-stage renal disease post-donation. Which factors might be associated with a higher risk?American Journal of Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Transplantation Journal Article Source Type: news

Mediterranean Diet for Patients With CKD Mediterranean Diet for Patients With CKD
Could the Mediterranean diet play a beneficial role in the dietary management of chronic kidney disease?Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Robert Jarvik: An Innovator with Heart
Robert Jarvik, MD, remembers Dec. 2, 1982, as vividly as if it were last week. He was 36 at the time and a device he designed, the Jarvik 7 artificial heart, was about to be implanted into a human patient for the first time. That patient, a retired dentist named Barney Clark, had been at the University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake City for about a week, and his medical team, lead by William DeVries, MD, planned to put off the surgery just a little while longer in hopes of getting Clark as strong as possible for the operation. But Clark wasn't getting stronger. Robert Jarvik, MD, will receive the MDEA Lifetime Ac...
Source: MDDI - May 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: MD & M East (New York) Cardiovascular Design Source Type: news

Kidney Transplant Ups Survival in GPA (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) --'Dramatic'decreases in cardiovascular and all-cause death (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 15, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Personalities of Pittsburgh: Dr. Amit Tevar, transplant surgeon
In this week's Personalities of Pittsburgh, Dr. Amit Tevar, a nationally recognized transplant surgeon, talks about liver and kidney transplants, and how he balances his time. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 15, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Personalities of Pittsburgh: Dr. Amit Tevar, transplant surgeon
In this week's Personalities of Pittsburgh, Dr. Amit Tevar, a nationally recognized transplant surgeon, talks about liver and kidney transplants, and how he balances his time. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 15, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

In the Loop: News story prompts kidney donation for basketball coach Billy Gillispie
When Ericka Downey saw a tweet about college basketball coach Billy Gillispie needing a kidney transplant, she was determined to find him a donor. She didn't have to go far. Ericka Downey never envisioned meeting Billy Gillispie like this. Her emotions started to swell as her husband, Mark, led the former Texas A&M and Kentucky [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - May 15, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

NIH clinical trial to track outcomes of kidney transplantation from HIV-positive donors to HIV-positive recipients
Study follows passage of HOPE Act of 2013, allowing people with HIV to become organ donors. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - May 7, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

NIH Trial to track outcomes of kidney transplantation from HIV+ donors to HIV+ recipients
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) The first large-scale clinical trial to study kidney transplantations between people with HIV has begun at clinical centers across the United States. The HOPE in Action Multicenter Kidney Study will determine the safety of this practice by evaluating kidney recipients for potential transplant-related and HIV-related complications following surgery. The study is sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - May 7, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Human Trafficking for Organs: Ending abuse of the Poorest
By Maged SrourROME, Apr 30 2018 (IPS)Organ transplantation is one of the most incredible medical achievements of the past century. Since the first successful transplants, which took place in the 1950s, organ transplantation has saved the lives of hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. Dr. Francis Delmonico, is a transplant surgeon with a long career, serving also as an Adviser to the World Health Organization (WHO). Credit: Harvard Health Policy ReviewGlobally about 125,000 people undergo organ transplantation each year. This number is small in the face of demand for organs widely outstripping supply and consequently c...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 30, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Maged Srour Tags: Crime & Justice Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Liver - Kidney Recipients Have Donor - Specific Hypo - Responses
Unique characteristics ID'd in peripheral blood cells of simultaneous liver - kidney transplant recipients (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 30, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Oncology, Pathology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Liver-Kidney Recipients Have Donor-Specific Hypo-Responses
MONDAY, April 30, 2018 -- Simultaneous liver-kidney transplant recipients'peripheral blood cells have unique phenotypic and functional characteristics that are associated with donor-specific hypo-alloresponsiveness, according to a study published... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Boy, 7, is one of the youngest patients in Britain to have five organ transplants
Jay Crouch, seven, from Market Harborough, Leicestershire, received two new kidneys, a liver, a small intestine and a pancreas from a single donor. He spent four weeks in hospital. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news