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Discovery of new liver cell could make liver transplants redundant

Discovery of new liver cell could make liver transplants redundant

Now they owe $0 — half-million-dollar dialysis bill canceled

Now they owe $0 — half-million-dollar dialysis bill canceled

Fungus used in traditional medicine could slow neuron loss in ALS

Fungus used in traditional medicine could slow neuron loss in ALS

Clinical study demonstrates potential of regenerative therapy for hypoplastic left heart syndrome

Clinical study demonstrates potential of regenerative therapy for hypoplastic left heart syndrome

Giving antibiotics prior to liver transplant leads to better liver function

Giving antibiotics prior to liver transplant leads to better liver function

TFLH, BHF and NHSBT highlight the need for heart and lung emojis

TFLH, BHF and NHSBT highlight the need for heart and lung emojis

NHS England pilot paves way for new smartphone-based UTI test

NHS England pilot paves way for new smartphone-based UTI test

Initiating dialysis at higher level of kidney function linked to lower patient survival

Initiating dialysis at higher level of kidney function linked to lower patient survival

Single-cell encapsulation technology can protect transplanted MSCs from immune attack

Single-cell encapsulation technology can protect transplanted MSCs from immune attack

Implanted device uses microcurrent to exercise heart muscle in cardiomyopathy patients

Implanted device uses microcurrent to exercise heart muscle in cardiomyopathy patients

Orlando Health ORMC offers new lung valve treatment for patients with severe emphysema

Orlando Health ORMC offers new lung valve treatment for patients with severe emphysema

Living-donor liver transplant offers advantages over deceased-donor, research finds

Living-donor liver transplant offers advantages over deceased-donor, research finds

New therapeutic food boosts key growth-promoting gut microbes in malnourished children

New therapeutic food boosts key growth-promoting gut microbes in malnourished children

Obese patients with Type 1 diabetes could safely receive robotic pancreas transplant

Obese patients with Type 1 diabetes could safely receive robotic pancreas transplant

New shingles vaccine reduces outbreaks of painful rash among stem cell transplant patients

New shingles vaccine reduces outbreaks of painful rash among stem cell transplant patients

Using Obamacare authority, Trump aims to shift dialysis care to patients’ homes

Using Obamacare authority, Trump aims to shift dialysis care to patients’ homes

UMD researchers connect a protein to antibody immunity for the first time

UMD researchers connect a protein to antibody immunity for the first time

Fight for Sight poll: Brits put their eyesight at risk through unsafe contact lens habits

Fight for Sight poll: Brits put their eyesight at risk through unsafe contact lens habits

Chronic kidney disease patients are excluded from clinical trials

Chronic kidney disease patients are excluded from clinical trials

Rewiring of nerves gives movement to paralyzed arms and hands

Rewiring of nerves gives movement to paralyzed arms and hands