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32 min ago | CiteULike

Diagnosis and management of antibody-mediated rejection: current status and novel approaches.

Advances in multimodal immunotherapy have significantly reduced acute rejection rates and substantially improved 1-year graft survival following renal transplantation.

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Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health

4 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

Updated: Ebert knew about plans for statue

Members of the community and from afar celebrate the life of Roger Ebert as a statue depicting him at the movies, created by sculptor Rick Harney, is unveiled in front of the Virginia Theatre in Champaign on Thursday, April 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: Champaign, IL, Andersons Inc The, Agriculture, Health, Urbana, IL, Savoy, IL

8 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Transplanted lives: Four organ recipients on what donation means to them

Born with cystic fibrosis, he received a liver transplant in 1997. "It certainly was life-changing.

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Related Topix: Canada, Kidney Cancer, Health

8 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

Roger Ebert Statue Unveiled

With camerawork and editing that allows us to truly enjoy the footwork of its stars, "Make Your Move" is a vibrant, fun dance movie.

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11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

'Grey's Anatomy' spoilers: Episode 10x21 shows big decisions, surprising visits

Thursday night's episode of "Grey's Anatomy" is going to be a big one and fans are anxious to know what to expect.

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16 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Fibroblasts could offer alternative to heart transplants

Fibroblasts, cells long thought to be boring and irrelevant, could offer an alternative to heart transplants for patients with heart disease.

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Related Topix: Circulation, Medicine, Health, Heart Disease, Genetics, Biology, Science

20 hrs ago | News Post Leader

Transplant girl sets up charity to help others

A Cramlington youngster who had a life-saving heart transplant at the age of seven is now looking to help others like her by setting up a charity.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Former Baltimore schools superintendent mourned

Amprey, 69, was born in Baltimore and was a well-respected educator who served as schools superintendent under Mayor Kurt Schmoke.

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Detroit Free Press

Boy, 15, receives Children's Hospital's first liver transplant in Detroit

Jaylin Daniels, 15, of Troy tells the story of his March 30 liver transplant on Wednesday morning at Children's Hospital of Michigan in Detroit.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Troy, MI, Medicine, Surgery, Health

Detroit Free Press

Boy, 15, receives Children's Hospital's first liver transplant in Detroit

At 15, Jaylin Daniels of Troy wants to ride a bike, hang out with friends and play dodgeball.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Troy, MI, Medicine, Surgery, Health

Hispanic Business

Patent Issued for Extracellular Matrix Material Valve Conduit and Methods of Making

For example, cryo-preserved allografts, bovine jugular vein grafts, porcine valves, and autologous pericardium have all been used in such valvular reconstruction procedures.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Health

PR-inside.com

Market Report, "Netcare Limited (NTC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", published

The center provides patient care and medical facilities. It provides treatment facilities in the fields of breast care, oncology, orthopedics, renal care, transplants and weight management.

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Related Topix: Health, Kidney Cancer, Travel, South Africa Travel, Africa Travel

PhysOrg Weblog

ASU engineers help make advances in virtual artificial heart implantation

Some firsts in the history of artificial heart implantation are being achieved by an Arizona State University research group and medical professionals at Phoenix Children's Hospital.

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Related Topix: Arizona State University, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Phoenix Children's Hospital, Healthcare Industry, Health

Tue Apr 22, 2014

North Shore News

Jeans Day

Save-On-Foods Park and Tilford staff Maria Wood, Linda Johnson, Darren Burrows and store manager Ryan Dennis plan to participate in Jeans Day April 24 on behalf of heart transplant recipient Andrew Westerlund .

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SILive.com

SIUH celebrates Staten Island toddler Jake Schron, a heart transplant survivor, at National Donate Life event

In December 2012, Jake was diagnosed with end-stage dilated cardiomyophathy, or an enlarged heart.

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Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, Health, New York, NY, Social Software

Newswise

New Heart Assist Pump Allows Minimally Invasive Approach

Sometimes smaller is better. This is especially true of left ventricular assist devices, the mechanically operated heart pumps that are implanted in heart failure patients to bridge them to transplantation.

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Sys-Con Media

21-Year-Old Leaves Hospital with a Kidney Saved by the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

When Gonzalez was a young girl, cancer claimed one of her kidneys, and the chemotherapy to fight the disease weakened her heart.

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Related Topix: Hospital Administration, Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Healthcare Industry, Health

Mon Apr 21, 2014

FishBowl

What the Washingtonian Wants from a Personal Essay

In part three of our four-part Personal Essay Markets series , we spoke with editors from 15 different mags to get the details on what they're looking for in a personal essay.

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Click2Houston

April is National Donate Life Month

April 21, 2014: April is National Donate Life Month. It's a time to celebrate and honor those who have given the gift of life through organ, eye and tissue donation.

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Sunherald.com

Cheney to visit Grand Rapids, talk heart problems

Cheney and cardiologist Jonathan Reiner on Monday plan to speak at a luncheon presented by Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation and the Economic Club of Grand Rapids.

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Related Topix: Dick Cheney, Medicine, Cardiology, Spectrum Health, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Meijer, Retail, Grocery, Health

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