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The first successful pig heart transplant into a human was a century in the making
More than a hundred thousand patients wait on the organ transplant list. Genetically modified pigs might one day be potential donors.
Pig sex and celery have a surprising connection
And it comes down to the smell of ‘boar taint.’
Feral hogs aren’t coming for our kids, but they’re definitely coming for our calves
They pose a threat to livestock that's long been ignored.
African swine fever has killed a million pigs—and isn’t slowing down
The science behind the world’s deadliest swine disease.
Microbiologists are testing blood-sensing pills in pigs’ bellies
Researchers developed a sensor to detect blood in the stomach.
Lab-grown pig lungs are great news for the future of organ transplantation
Even if they're not quite ready for human patients.
To fight antibiotic resistance, we need higher taxes—or fewer meat eaters
Putting all our options on the table.
Bacteria resistant to a last-resort drug showed up on a US pig farm
No meat was contaminated, but the rare gene could easily spread
With Gene Editing, Pigs Could Be The Perfect Organ Donor
And they would contain at least ten times more edited genes than any other animal yet
Chinese Scientists Engineer Teeny Tiny Pigs To Sell As Pets
Also for medical research