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4 hrs ago | Scoop
The target is to increase transplants by 10 per year, year on year, over 4 years, which will mean that an extra 100 people will receive kidney transplants over the next 4 years.
6 hrs ago | Daily Mail
Infection that kills 200 times more patients than MRSA superbug: One person in five admitted for surgery or to treat infection develops acute kidney damage When you go to hospital for surgery, your main concern is that the procedure is a success and fixes the problem.
10 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer
When our 5-month-old kitten, Jasper, went into kidney failure a few years ago, letting him die wasn't an option.
14 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire
Today, Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc. reported data from a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled multicenter Phase II clinical trial of QPI-1002, a synthetic chemically modified siRNA acting to reduce p53 RNA and protein levels, for the prophylaxis of delayed graft function in deceased donor kidney transplant patients.
19 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn
A Maine man who received a lifesaving kidney transplant almost one year ago is running the 2014 Beach to Beacon 10k, alongside the woman who saved his life.
20 hrs ago | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent
Andre Salvail The Aspen Times Aspen Valley Hospital employees Joshua Natale and Arturo Garcia stand inside a hospital patio area Sunday.
20 hrs ago | HipHopDx
Exclusive: P.O.S. explains how optimism helps him through struggles and recovery as he fights back from a kidney transplant.
21 hrs ago | Medical News
Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S and Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A. today announced that the European Commission has granted marketing authorization for Envarsus for the prevention of organ rejection in adult kidney and liver transplant patients in the European Union .
Organ transplantation is an established medical practice and many countries have legislation regarding the donation process to allow the legal harvesting of organs.
Tim Strain, 23, is in end stage renal failure and is in need of a life-saving kidney transplant.
Around 500 people clad in green t-shirts marched down Paris Street Sunday afternoon for the 15th annual Walk for a Second Chance.
"She's strong-minded, stands up to be counted, and has fought for the rights of those who haven't had any - and won.
The profit growth was 38 percent. Soliris, currently approved to treat two ultra-rare, life-threatening diseases, is reportedly one of the most expensive drugs on the market.
He became an active volunteer, an advocate for organ donation and lived a full and rich life for an unprecedented 40 years after receiving a new kidney.
Brothers Aaron and Lee Goggin describe themselves as close siblings, but their relationship grew more special this week when Aaron gave his brother a kidney.
Last August, when Patty Blankenship ran the TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race , Daavid Swift watched from the sidelines.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:31 pm
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