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BloodTrack Emerge: A new technology that provides access to life-saving products during trauma

BloodTrack Emerge: A new technology that provides access to life-saving products during trauma

Small fraction of film and television productions provide complete, accurate information on brain death

Small fraction of film and television productions provide complete, accurate information on brain death

Stranger’s organ donation instigates six-way kidney swap

Stranger’s organ donation instigates six-way kidney swap

Innovative organ donation program allows living donors to donate kidney in advance

Innovative organ donation program allows living donors to donate kidney in advance

Researchers receive grant to improve quality of donor limb, tissue for transplant

Researchers receive grant to improve quality of donor limb, tissue for transplant

Eye donations: what stops people? An interview with Rory Passmore

Eye donations: what stops people? An interview with Rory Passmore

Researchers produce insulin-secreting cells from stem cells of diabetic patients

Researchers produce insulin-secreting cells from stem cells of diabetic patients

Study: British adults agree to donate heart, kidney and lungs, but not eyes for transplant

Study: British adults agree to donate heart, kidney and lungs, but not eyes for transplant

Scientists demonstrate method for generating eye tissues to restore lost or damaged vision

Scientists demonstrate method for generating eye tissues to restore lost or damaged vision

Freestanding organ recovery facility for brain-dead donors increases organ transplant

Freestanding organ recovery facility for brain-dead donors increases organ transplant

New clinical manual addresses controversial topic of organ donation after euthanasia

New clinical manual addresses controversial topic of organ donation after euthanasia

NHS Organ Donor Register failing transplant patients

NHS Organ Donor Register failing transplant patients

UHN's multi-disciplinary team successfully completes Canada's first transplant of the upper limb

UHN's multi-disciplinary team successfully completes Canada's first transplant of the upper limb

Stanford bioethicist wins 2015 MacLean Center Prize in Clinical Ethics and Health Outcomes

Stanford bioethicist wins 2015 MacLean Center Prize in Clinical Ethics and Health Outcomes

ASN honors award-winning actor George Lopez for leading fight against kidney disease

ASN honors award-winning actor George Lopez for leading fight against kidney disease

New study of DCD liver transplantations finds no significant link between donor age and organ survival

New study of DCD liver transplantations finds no significant link between donor age and organ survival

Researchers evaluate use of human fetal progenitor tenocyte to repair tendon injuries

Researchers evaluate use of human fetal progenitor tenocyte to repair tendon injuries

UChicago Medicine contributes to Illinois Transplant Fund

UChicago Medicine contributes to Illinois Transplant Fund

Finding by UCSF researchers could increase availability of kidneys for transplant

Finding by UCSF researchers could increase availability of kidneys for transplant

Organ donor honored at Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Organ donor honored at Reagan UCLA Medical Center