Reaching Great Heights After Heart Transplant – Healthline

This was originally published on this site Healthline Reaching Great Heights After Heart Transplant Healthline Kelly Perkins and her husband scaled some of the world’s tallest peaks after her surgery. Now, the couple is helping get the word out on heart transplants. Kelly Perkins heart transplant. Kelly Perkins received a new heart in 1995 and Read more about Reaching Great Heights After Heart Transplant – Healthline[…]

In a first, Okayama hospital combines healthy parts of donor’s lungs to make one for transplant – The Japan Times

This was originally published on this site The Japan Times In a first, Okayama hospital combines healthy parts of donor’s lungs to make one for transplant The Japan Times OKAYAMA – In a world first, Okayama University Hospital has succeeded in combining parts of a brain-dead donor’s lungs to make one lung and transplanted it Read more about In a first, Okayama hospital combines healthy parts of donor’s lungs to make one for transplant – The Japan Times[…]

What triggers organ transplant rejection? – Chemical & Engineering News

This was originally published on this site About half of all transplanted organs get rejected by the body within 10 years. To improve this acceptance rate, researchers want to figure out what triggers the rejection process. Scientists already know that the adaptive immune system, made up of specialized cells such as B cells, is responsible Read more about What triggers organ transplant rejection? – Chemical & Engineering News[…]

Plover Toddler Has Double Lung Transplant – U.S. News & World Report

This was originally published on this site Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3 Plover Toddler Has Double Lung Transplant U.S. News & World Report Plover Toddler Has Double Lung Transplant. A two-year-old boy from Plover has a new chance at life after undergoing a double lung transplant. June 26, 2017, at 8:18 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Read more about Plover Toddler Has Double Lung Transplant – U.S. News & World Report[…]

Plover boy undergoes successful lung transplant – WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and Sports | – WXOW.com

This was originally published on this site Plover boy undergoes successful lung transplant – WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and Sports |WXOW.comA two year-old boy from Plover has received a new chance at life after undergoing a double lung transplant in a St. Louis hospital. Roland Raabe was born with a Read more about Plover boy undergoes successful lung transplant – WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and Sports | – WXOW.com[…]

Heart transplant survivor dies just a few hours after giving birth – CNN

This was originally published on this site CNN Heart transplant survivor dies just a few hours after giving birth CNN It was a celebration of new life for Johnson, who received a heart transplant seven years ago, and her husband, Christian music artist Nathan Johnson. But the 31-year-old mother experienced complications and died just eight Read more about Heart transplant survivor dies just a few hours after giving birth – CNN[…]

Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart – Business Wire (press release)

This was originally published on this site Business Wire (press release) Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Business Wire (press release) Andrei, 12, is the world’s youngest patient to be bridged to transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart. He is pictured after his heart transplant with Read more about Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart – Business Wire (press release)[…]