Liver

11.21.14
3D-printed livers go on sale to impatient scientists
11.21.14

3D-printed livers go on sale to impatient scientists

So far, the biggest benefit of 3D-printing organs is that you don't need someone to donate their b...

By D. Cooper,   11.21.14
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05.14.14
3D printed 'nano-liver' could help poisoning and infection victims
05.14.14

3D printed 'nano-liver' could help poisoning and infection victims

When 3D printing and nanotechnology get together for a party the results are actually good for you...

By S. Dent,   05.14.14
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08.22.13
Fraunhofer iPad app guides liver surgery through augmented reality
08.22.13

Fraunhofer iPad app guides liver surgery through augmented reality

Liver surgery is more than a little dangerous -- with so many blood vessels, one wrong cut can lea...

By J. Fingas,   08.22.13
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07.04.13
Scientists grow human liver from stem cells, hope to relieve transplant woes (video)
07.04.13

Scientists grow human liver from stem cells, hope to relieve transplant woes (video)

Stem cell research has resulted in several important breakthroughs in medicine, such as rebuilding...

By N. Lee,   07.04.13
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10.06.10
Steve and the Governator mark transplant bill signing
10.06.10

Steve and the Governator mark transplant bill signing

In a ceremony commemorating California's SB 1395, the world's most well-known liver transplant rec...

By M. Rose,   10.06.10
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06.23.09
Methodist University Hospital confirms Steve's liver transplant
06.23.09

Methodist University Hospital confirms Steve's liver transplant

Late last week, the Wall Street Journal reported that Steve Jobs had a liver transplant in April. As...

By D. Caolo,   06.23.09
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06.20.09
WSJ: Jobs had liver transplant, on schedule to return to work in June
06.20.09

WSJ: Jobs had liver transplant, on schedule to return to work in June

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple CEO and co-founder Steve Jobs had a liver transplant...

By S. Sande,   06.20.09
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01.14.07
New tech keeps tabs on your liver via cellphone
01.14.07

New tech keeps tabs on your liver via cellphone

In the scheme of things, blood alcohol-screening phones probably stand to save more lives than... u...

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