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Space might be the perfect place to grow human organs
Researchers are developing 3D bioprinters about 200 miles above earth.
Donated organs rarely spread disease, thanks to these protocols
Here's how the screening process that prevents disease transmission in donated organs works.
Lab-grown pig lungs are great news for the future of organ transplantation
Even if they're not quite ready for human patients.
Blind tadpoles learn to see using eyeballs attached to their butts
A new study bodes well for human organ transplants
How to turn a spinach leaf into a human heart
Step one: detergent
A Day In The Life Of Patrick Hardison, Face Transplant Survivor
After a firefighting accident left him disfigured, Hardison got a new face
National Panel Will Reconsider What Makes A Good Donated Kidney
One hospital's throwaway organ is another's lifesaver
Drones Will Deliver On-Demand Organs
Just imagine hearts and lungs whizzing overhead.
Scientists Grow Full-Sized, Beating Human Hearts From Stem Cells
It’s the closest we've come to growing transplantable hearts in the lab
HIV-Positive Patient To Receive Organ Transplants From HIV-Positive Donor
Procedures like this would save 1,000 lives per year