This breakthrough may increase the number of available organs for transplantation, saving many lives of patients with severe liver diseases or cancer
Research team strongly recommends that harvested kidneys with acute kidney injury no longer be rejected outright
NIH-funded research project develops new method to preserve human livers for transplantation
New nanoparticle makes urine glow as soon as T cells initiate an attack on transplanted organs
Currently, uterus donation is only available for women with family members who are willing to donate
A diabetes drug currently undergoing development could be repurposed to help end transplant rejection, without the side-effects of current immunosuppressive drugs
SWIFT magnetic resonance tool assures removal of nanoparticles from rewarmed samples
The findings may be used someday to create better donor-recipient matches and develop new ways to prevent rejection of transplanted tissues.