Transplant

12.14.15
Tinder wants to talk to you about organ donation
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Tinder wants to talk to you about organ donation

Hook up app partners with Britain's NHS to raise awareness of using your own death to save lives.

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10.18.15
Scientists make an artificial heart out of foam
10.18.15

Scientists make an artificial heart out of foam

Cornell's new foam heart is a peek at a future of softer, smarter transplants.

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06.07.15
Monkeys may be the first primates to get successful head transplants
06.07.15

Monkeys may be the first primates to get successful head transplants

Outside of horror and sci-fi flicks, head transplants aren't really viable. What attempts have bee...

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06.04.15
Scientists are one step closer to growing replacement limbs
06.04.15

Scientists are one step closer to growing replacement limbs

If the goal in medicine is to be able to repair people as if they were made out of Lego, then we jus...

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04.30.15
Artificial blood vessels can cause your body to regrow the real thing
04.30.15

Artificial blood vessels can cause your body to regrow the real thing

A blocked blood vessel can be pretty nasty, and the two most common treatments involve wedging it...

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