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Life & Style - Health
9/17/2023 12:02:21 PM
Attempts have failed for decades — the human immune system immediately destroyed foreign animal tissue. What’s new: Trying pigs genetically modified so their organs are more humanlike.

Life & Style - Health
8/17/2023 1:01:48 PM
Surgeons transplanted a pig’s kidney into a brain-dead man and for over a month it’s worked normally — a critical step toward an operation the New York team hopes to eventually try in living patients.

Life & Style - Health
5/8/2022 6:25:39 PM
Researchers trying to learn what killed the first person to receive a pig heart transplant have found the organ harbored an animal virus.