Kategorijų archyvai: Organų ir audinių transplantavimas/Donorystė

‘There’s no such thing as anonymity’: With consumer DNA tests, sperm banks reconsider long-held promises to donors

For generations, it was a basic tenet of donating sperm: Clinics could forever protect their clients’ identities. But, increasingly, donor anonymity is dead. The rise of consumer genetic tests — which allow people to connect with relatives they never knew … Tęsti skaitymą

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The US is throwing away at least 3,500 donated kidneys every year, study finds

There are currently 93,000 people in the United States on a waiting list for a donated kidney, yet at least 3,500 donated kidneys are discarded every year, according to a study published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine. more

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The Kidney Brokers: Yemeni organs sold for $5,000 in Egypt

An Egyptian hospital and officials at the Yemeni embassy in Cairo were involved in a large-scale organ-trafficking ring from 2014 that included hundreds of patients and brokers from Yemen and Egypt, an Al Jazeera investigation has revealed. more

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Opt-out organ donation: Max and Keira’s Bill passed into law

From 2020, adults in England will be considered potential donors unless they choose to opt out or are excluded. A new system for organ donation that will save hundreds of lives has come into law, with the Organ Donation (Deemed … Tęsti skaitymą

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Organ donors to be asked if they are religious

People who join the NHS’s UK organ donation register are to be asked if they want their religious beliefs to be considered in the donation process. The question aims to reassure people that donation can take place in line with … Tęsti skaitymą

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Should we pay people for donating blood?

Scotty Hearron says he was a „broke college student“ the first time he got paid for donating some of his blood plasma. This was a few years ago when he was at university in Oregon. In countries such as the … Tęsti skaitymą

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HIV-positive mother in South Africa donates piece of liver to critically ill child

Doctors in South Africa say they transplanted part of a liver from a mother with HIV to her critically ill but HIV-negative child, concluding that the chance to save a life outweighed the risk of virus transmission. more

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Reanimatologas T.Tamošuitis: „Kartais valstybė nesuteikia galimybės išgelbėti gyvybę“

Pokyčiai donorystės srityje valstybei būtų net ekonomiškai naudingi, tačiau nėra už tai atsakingų ir tuo besidominčių, įsitikinęs Kauno klinikose dirbantis reanimatologas Tomas Tamošuitis. Medikas donorystės padėtį šalyje vertina dvejopai. Viena vertus, visuomenė po truputį bręsta, tačiau statistiniai rodikliai rodo tą … Tęsti skaitymą

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Man’s second face transplant is a world first

A man in Paris has become the world’s first to successfully receive two facial transplants. more

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Would you donate your brain to science?

Older people in Wales are being urged to think about donating their brains after they die to help scientists researching dementia. more

Paskelbta Organų ir audinių transplantavimas/Donorystė | Komentarai įrašui Would you donate your brain to science? yra išjungti