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The first test in humans of a bioartificial kidney

The first test in humans of a bioartificial kidney

Sperm cells grown in laboratory culture

Sperm cells grown in laboratory culture

A British first, patient receives heart pump through groin, avoiding the need for surgery

A British first, patient receives heart pump through groin, avoiding the need for surgery

Peripheral blood transplants from donors may be more harmful than bone marrow transplants in pediatric leukemia patients

Peripheral blood transplants from donors may be more harmful than bone marrow transplants in pediatric leukemia patients

Diabetic or obese patients suffering advanced heart failure have higher levels of fat embedded in their hearts

Diabetic or obese patients suffering advanced heart failure have higher levels of fat embedded in their hearts

Expert panel see hope for stem cell use as diabetes cure

Expert panel see hope for stem cell use as diabetes cure

Although age isn’t considered when matching kidney donors with their recipients, it should be

Although age isn’t considered when matching kidney donors with their recipients, it should be

Pegasys with ribavirin combo may best for reducing hepatitis C viral levels

Pegasys with ribavirin combo may best for reducing hepatitis C viral levels

Routine screening of blood samples would reduce the risk of disease transmission among transplant recipients

Routine screening of blood samples would reduce the risk of disease transmission among transplant recipients

Fetal tissue restores lost sight from retinitis pigmentosa

Fetal tissue restores lost sight from retinitis pigmentosa

Two hearts are better than one for toddler

Two hearts are better than one for toddler

FDA approves partial artificial heart

FDA approves partial artificial heart

Patients with stable vitiligo may achieve good repigmentation with skin transplants using skin taken from normally-pigmented areas of their own bodies

Patients with stable vitiligo may achieve good repigmentation with skin transplants using skin taken from normally-pigmented areas of their own bodies

Some patients who undergo treatment considered to be the last resort for severe obesity can develop peripheral neuropathy

Some patients who undergo treatment considered to be the last resort for severe obesity can develop peripheral neuropathy

Options for women experiencing hair loss

Options for women experiencing hair loss

Scientists have developed a new technology capable of improving survival outcomes after bone marrow transplantation

Scientists have developed a new technology capable of improving survival outcomes after bone marrow transplantation

Stem cells and drug design

Stem cells and drug design

Scientists discover a record number of proteins for the highly infectious and stealthy human cytomegalovirus

Scientists discover a record number of proteins for the highly infectious and stealthy human cytomegalovirus

Studies confirm that chronic kidney disease independently increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease

Studies confirm that chronic kidney disease independently increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease

Arsenic trioxide - invented as a treatment for a rare type of leukaemia

Arsenic trioxide - invented as a treatment for a rare type of leukaemia