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‘This is what it feels like to be normal’: Experimental stem cell treatment shows promise against Parkinson’s

[Researchers planned] to carry out an experimental transplant surgery unprecedented in the annals of medicine: replacing the dysfunctional brain cells ...
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3D-printed organs: Stuff of science fiction or an answer to the organ transplant shortage?

Among the more interesting applications of fast-moving 3D printing technology is its potential to help solve our critical organ transplant ...
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Borrowing a trick from cancer cells could be key to improving organ and limb transplants

To help rats adopt transplanted limbs as their own, researchers have harnessed a ruse that cancer cells use to hide ...
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Failure of first US uterine transplant blamed on organ donation system

On March 7, 2016, doctors at the Cleveland Clinic introduced the nation to Lindsey McFarland, the first person to undergo a ...
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Transplanted uterus leads to successful birth of baby girl

A team of doctors in Brazil have announced a medical first that could someday help countless women unable to have ...
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Pigs as human organ incubators? Pork producers gear up for potential demand

The pork industry is watching the potentially lucrative market that could be driven by a surge in demand for pigs ...