Doctors Discard Viable Organs as Patients Die on Waiting Lists

82 percent of people on the national transplant waiting list need a kidney.

December 7, 2017

Black Market Bodies: How Legalizing the Sale of Human Organs Could Save Lives

A controversial, decades-long experiment has had thought-provoking results.

November 6, 2017

We’ll Soon Be Able to Grow Human Organs From Pig Organs

This could make organ transplant wait lists a thing of the past.

November 1, 2017

Hearts Can Now Survive Outside of the Human Body

This could bring an end to people dying on the heart transplant waiting list.

October 12, 2017

A New Bio-Ink Could Be Used to 3D Print Artificial Organs

This could save countless lives.

September 13, 2017

Transplants of Genetically Modified Pig Organs for Humans Could Happen Within Two Years

Researchers will begin trials once they are granted government approval.

August 29, 2017

A New Gene Editing Breakthrough Could Allow Us to Transplant Pig Organs Into Humans

Interspecies transplants are closer than ever before.

August 10, 2017

Organs on Demand: Bioprinting Will Be the Answer to Donor Shortages

Advances in technology continue to revolutionize the healthcare industry.

December 25, 2016

Tardigrades: How Nature’s Most Resilent Organism Could Help Save Your Life

One day, the toughest creature on Earth may just save you.

September 26, 2016

One Year Later: Firefighter Describes Life After World’s Most Extensive Transplant

A year after the most complicated face transplant was performed, here's how Patrick Hardison is doing.

September 6, 2016
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