Future of organs? Synthetic tissue built with 3-D printer
By Amina Khan
Scientists have built a 3-D printer that creates material resembling human tissues...
Sam Schmid, an Arizona college student believed to be brain dead and poised to be an organ donor, miraculously recovered just hours before doctors were considering taking him off life support.
Schmid, a junior and business major at the University of Arizona, was critically wounded in an Oct...
Pope can no longer donate organs: Vatican
Reuters - February 4, 2011
Pope Benedict XVI waves as he leaves the Eucharistic celebration after giving to the 24 newly appointed cardinals their ring on November 21, 2010 at St Peter's basilica at The Vatican.
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