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Japanese woman receives first artificial cornea created from reprogrammed stem cells

A Japanese woman in her forties has become the first person in the world to have her cornea repaired using ...
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New transplantation era beckons if we’re ok with growing organs in pigs

Some day, human organs from pigs may fill the organ gap, and the needed science and engineering is advancing rapidly, ...
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Chimeric organ transplants: Science and ethics of growing human organs in pigs

Scientists may soon offer a solution to the organ shortage by growing human organs in pigs. But that poses prickly ...