Sunday, July 3, 2022

Organ transplant

First pig heart transplant patient dies after 2 months

The hospital that carried out the surgery says they had experienced difficulty 'maintaining a balance between his immunosuppression and controlling his infection'.

US man recovering after ‘breakthrough’ pig-heart transplant

About 110,000 Americans are currently waiting for an organ transplant, and more than 6,000 patients die each year before getting one, according to organdonor.gov.

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