News tagged with transplant

Algorithms resolve kidney crossmatch allocation

Diseased kidneys can be replaced by a living donation from a healthy person. Often family members or friends volunteer their kidney for transplanting. A prerequisite is that the tissue of the donor and the ...

Dec 10, 2013
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Gene therapy scores big wins against blood cancers

In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients' blood cells into soldiers that ...

Dec 07, 2013
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