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Daughter give mom kidney, third chance at life

Added: 24.07.2017 13:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

LeNeice Coffey donated a kidney to her mother, Carol Wood. It was Wood's third transplant. Previous renal failure and drugs used to prevent organ rejection irrevocably damaged her kidneys. Being the recipient of three different types of organs is still relatively rare.

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The world's first double-hand transplant boy

Added: 21.07.2017 13:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

The first child to undergo a double hand transplant can now manage an array of dexterous tasks.

From: www.bbc.co.uk

Critical need for standardized organ donation metrics, researchers say

Added: 21.07.2017 12:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

Across the country, there are 58 Organ Procurement Organizations (OPO), which are responsible for recovering and distributing organs and tissues for life-saving and life-enhancing transplants. With more than 117,000 people awaiting a lifesaving organ transplant, these OPOs work very hard to identify as many organ donors as possible to help save these lives. But according to a new study, there seem to be significant differences in the results of these efforts.

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Faulty support cells disrupt communication in brains of people with schizophrenia

Added: 20.07.2017 18:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

New research has identified the culprit behind the wiring problems in the brains of people with schizophrenia. When researchers transplanted human brain cells generated from individuals diagnosed with childhood-onset schizophrenia into mice, the animal's nerve cell networks did not mature properly and the mice exhibited the same anti-social and anxious behaviors seen in people with the disease.

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18 months after double-hand transplant, 10-year-old boy’s progress ‘remarkable’

Added: 19.07.2017 14:27 | 1 views | 0 comments

Doctors say Zion Harvey's successful double-hand transplant maps a potential road for future patients.

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Playing ball again

Added: 19.07.2017 12:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

The first child to undergo a double hand transplant can now manage an array of dexterous tasks.

From: www.bbc.co.uk

Zion Harvey: Double hand transplant boy plays baseball

Added: 18.07.2017 19:45 | 4 views | 0 comments

World's first double hand transplant child continues to show improvement two years on.

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Boy receives first double-hand transplant

Added: 18.07.2017 18:44 | 4 views | 0 comments

The first child to undergo a double hand transplant can now manage an array of dexterous tasks.

From: www.bbc.co.uk

First child to undergo double hand transplant can now do this

Added: 18.07.2017 18:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

The first child to undergo a double hand transplant can now manage an array of dexterous tasks.

From: www.bbc.co.uk

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