The change would allow regions with many donor livers to send the organs where there are sicker people who need them — even if that’s well across the country. Opponents say the plan would be grossly inefficient.
So far, they've only been implanted into mice. But scientists say they're hopeful the 3D-printed tissue will eventually be used in human reconstructive surgery.
"I didn't understand how grateful I could be until someone gave a part of their body to ease suffering in mine." A writer who had a transplant to save his sight gives his perspective.
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Genius. After doctors were unable to reattach his thumb, James Byrne opted to have his big toe transplanted to his hand in order to regain some dexterity.
Scientists in Stuttgart have developed a technique for manufacturing human skin.
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Connie Culp, a woman who nearly died after being shot in the face with a shotgun five years ago, showed off her new face today.