Cord blood for stem cell transplant may outperform matched sibling donor

Cord blood for stem cell transplant may outperform matched sibling donor

When a cancer patient needs a bone marrow transplant, there are four common donor sources: A matched...
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Virtual Cross-Matching May Speed Kidney Transplant Process

Virtual Cross-Matching May Speed Kidney Transplant Process

TUESDAY, Feb. 11, 2020 — Virtual cross-match...
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Michigan teen who vaped received double lung transplant

Michigan teen who vaped received double lung transplant

A Michigan teenager was the recipient of what coul...
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Teen gets a new kidney he has been waiting for since ‘five weeks old’

Teen gets a new kidney he has been waiting for since ‘five weeks old’

Teenager gets a kidney transplant from his MOTHER ...
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Chicago has one female, African-American organ transplant surgeon. She fights disease and distrust of doctors

Chicago has one female, African-American organ transplant surgeon. She fights disease and distrust of doctors

When transplant surgeon Dinee Simpson sits in a co...
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Vaccine-preventable infections common after peds transplant

Vaccine-preventable infections common after peds transplant

(HealthDay)—Hospitalization for vaccine-preventa...
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Why liver transplant waitlists might misclassify high-risk patients

Why liver transplant waitlists might misclassify high-risk patients

A new study has uncovered that the standard method...
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Lung transplant patients face elevated lung cancer risk

Lung transplant patients face elevated lung cancer risk

In an American Journal of Transplantation study, l...
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