News with tag Transplants  RSS
Minimising risks of transplants

Added: 21.02.2018 17:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

A bone marrow transplant is often the only therapy available to save leukaemia patients, but the risk of complications is high. Nearly half of all patients experience an unwanted reaction of their immune system, which often attacks their skin and liver and in up to 50 percent of cases the intestines. Researchers have succeeded in deciphering what causes this in some instances life-threatening inflammation of the intestines.

From: https:

Survivors of blood or marrow transplantation are likely to experience cognitive impairment

Added: 20.02.2018 17:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Allogeneic blood or marrow transplantation recipients are at a significantly higher risk of cognitive impairment in the years post-transplantation, according to a new study. The research helps add a missing piece to a long-unsolved puzzle about post-transplant effects on recipients, specifically that vulnerable subpopulations of similar transplants can benefit from targeted interventions in the years after they receive their lifesaving treatment.

From: https:

With medicine running out, Venezuelans with transplants live in fear

Added: 20.02.2018 7:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

Yasmira Castano felt she had a fresh chance at life when she received a kidney transplant almost two decades ago. The young Venezuelan was able to finish high school and went on to work as a manicurist.

From: feeds.reuters.com

With medicine running out, Venezuelans with transplants live in fear

Added: 20.02.2018 7:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Ms Yasmira Castano felt she had a fresh chance at life when she received a kidney transplant almost two decades ago. The young Venezuelan was able to finish high school and went on to work as a manicurist.

From: www.straitstimes.com

Can Kingdom Come Deliverance's tech deliver its ambitious vision?

Added: 18.02.2018 10:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Conceptually, Kingdom Come Deliverance is an intriguing proposition. What if the Elder Scrolls formula were transplanted across to a real-world location, steeped in history? And what if Skyrim's less than state-of-the-art technological underpinnings were replaced with one of the most powerful game engines on the market?

From: n4g.com

Francia Raisa Says Selena Gomez Is Family After Kidney Transplant: "She Has My Blood"

Added: 16.02.2018 19:02 | 1 views | 0 comments

Francia Raisa has opened up about the kidney transplant that helped save Selena Gomez's life. The Grown-ish actress sat down with Harry Connick Jr. for an interview that will air this...

From: uk.eonline.com

Tiny drug-delivering capsules could sustain transplanted insulin-producing cells

Added: 13.02.2018 11:24 | 1 views | 0 comments

A drug-carrying microsphere within a cell-bearing microcapsule could be the key to transplanting insulin-secreting pig pancreas cells into human patients whose own cells have been destroyed by type I diabetes.

From: https:

This woman's family is fighting to make it easier for organ donors to come to the U.S.

Added: 09.02.2018 12:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

The family of a woman who died after waiting for a stem cell transplant wants to change the visa system that delayed the donor from entering the U.S.

From: https:

This woman's family is fighting to make it easier for organ donors to come to the U.S.

Added: 09.02.2018 12:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

The family of a woman who died after waiting for a stem cell transplant wants to change the visa system that delayed the donor from entering the U.S.

From: https:

Older articles »
advertising
Contact us