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Organ transplantation

organ transplantation

transference of an organ between individuals of the same species or between individuals of different species.


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Culturing or viewing cells

... studied by medical doctors? 4. How successful are multiple organ transplantation in humans?

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Aug 08, 2013 7:55 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Culturing or viewing cells
Replies: 3
Views: 3307

Xenotransplantation - the procedure

I imagine it would be very similar to a regular transplantation - that is, it would depend a lot on what organ you are transplanting. I also think it might require stronger immunosuppression since the immune ...

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by AstraSequi
Wed May 16, 2012 8:25 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Xenotransplantation - the procedure
Replies: 1
Views: 1595

Re: In Vitro Meat - meat of the future?

... has been proved to be extremely challenging to grow living tissues or organs in vitro (afaik only some success with blood vessels, neurons and ... interesting to see wether we manage to build in vitro organs for organ transplantation first, or do we have to eat them because they're good food ...

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by biohazard
Tue Mar 04, 2008 12:11 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In Vitro Meat - meat of the future?
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Views: 2632

bioengineering

it includes organ transplantation and making artificial organs like that of pacemaker,ventilator etc...

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by rg
Mon May 08, 2006 7:07 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: bioengineering
Replies: 3
Views: 1705

Organ Transplants!

... according to some scientists, it could be a reality someday. An animal organ, probably from a pig, could be genetically altered with human genes ... livers and kidneys into humans. According to Scott McCartney's book on transplantation, Defying the Gods: Inside the New Frontiers of Organ Transplants, ...

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by CoolJay221
Thu Feb 09, 2006 7:06 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organ Transplants!
Replies: 21
Views: 24493
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