MicroRNAs as Non-invasive Biomarkers of Heart Transplant Rejection – Medscape

Medscape Heart transplantation is a life-saving treatment for patients with end-stage heart failure, which represents a severe burden worldwide. Despite considerable advances in transplantation, allograft rejection remains a major issue leading to allograft … via https://login.medscape.com/login/sso/getlogin?urlCache=aHR0cDovL3d3dy5tZWRzY2FwZS5jb20vdmlld2FydGljbGUvODM2Mzcx&ac=401 Google News http://ift.tt/1Ir3Aqf

Greater Cleveland Sports Commission announces date for 2016 Donate Life … – Crain’s Cleveland Business

Crain’s Cleveland Business Greater Cleveland Sports Commission announces date for 2016 Donate Life … Crain’s Cleveland Business “We expect to host the largest and most successful Transplant Games in history and we know Cleveland will provide a fantastic backdrop for this extremely meaningful event,” Gilbert said. “The Games will promote, highlight and celebrate donation and Read more about Greater Cleveland Sports Commission announces date for 2016 Donate Life … – Crain’s Cleveland Business[…]

10-year-old girl is youngest heart transplant patient at AIIMS – The Indian Express

10-year-old girl is youngest heart transplant patient at AIIMS The Indian Express A 10-year-old girl from Jharkhand became the youngest heart transplant patient at AIIMS last week, when she received a heart from an adult donor. The girl, who had been admitted to the Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgery (CTVS) ward last month, was … via Read more about 10-year-old girl is youngest heart transplant patient at AIIMS – The Indian Express[…]

Alternate drug therapy lowers antibodies in kidney patients – may decrease the likelihood of organ rejection

Findings of a three-year clinical trial led by University of Cincinnati (UC) transplant researchers suggest that a novel pre-operative drug therapy reduces antibodies in kidney patients with… via Transplants / Organ Donations News From Medical News Today http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/287452.php

Harvard Student Living on Donated Kidney Needs Liver Transplant – NBC Connecticut

Harvard Student Living on Donated Kidney Needs Liver Transplant NBC Connecticut By Doug Greene (Published Wednesday, Dec 31, 2014) Thursday, Jan 1, 2015 • Updated at 8:02 PM EST After living for 18 years on a donated kidney, Mitchell Yeoh needs a liver transplant before he can have a kidney transplant, but at number 88 Read more about Harvard Student Living on Donated Kidney Needs Liver Transplant – NBC Connecticut[…]