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Kidney artificial

Kidney, artificial

Device(s) which can substitute for normally functioning kidneys in cleansing the blood.


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Re: question about skin cells elaboration

... cells, although you can, under some circumstances, make what it called artificial skin by growing primary fibroblast explants on special kinds of ... you can’t do that sort of thing (yet) with an organ like the liver or kidney. Skin cells (well, specifically fibroblasts) are a reasonably homogeneous ...

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by blcr11
Wed Apr 30, 2008 9:12 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: question about skin cells elaboration
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Organ Transplants!

... experiments have involved implanting animal hearts, livers and kidneys into humans. According to Scott McCartney's book on transplantation, ... there: viruses, bacteria, bacterial toxins, any animal organs, or even artificial parts. Antigens trigger the body's white blood cells, called lymphocytes, ...

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by CoolJay221
Thu Feb 09, 2006 7:06 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organ Transplants!
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Organ Transplants!

... and partial..and even just adding on another organ (ie: adding a 3rd kidney to a patient). 3.what organs can be used So far...successfully....skin, ... and the first successful immunosuppressants...and the development of artificial structures to assist organs from failing. (heart valves, hip replacements, ...

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by cardiorrhexis
Wed Feb 08, 2006 4:08 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organ Transplants!
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The Fiber Disease

... and two: "I have the blueprint in front of me." This is all about "artificial life" Fake this, fake that. From Monsanto's production of the ... To use various body organs. Say for instance someone is awaiting a kidney transplant-simply take the one out of the creature and put into patient ...

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by London
Thu Dec 29, 2005 9:52 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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