Tag: transplant

  • US successfully completes first pig-to-human heart transplant

    US successfully completes first pig-to-human heart transplant

    For the first time in the history of medicine, and certainly setting an impressive precedent for the future of medicine, a team of American surgeons from the University of Maryland School of Medicine has successfully performed a heart transplant from a genetically modified pig to a human. The operation was carried out last Friday the […]