TITLE

TRANSPLANTATION'S NEXT FRONTIER: THE PROMISE OF THE PIG

AUTHOR(S)
Slasman, Peggy
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Saturday Evening Post;Sep/Oct97, Vol. 269 Issue 5, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses xenotransplantation in the United States. David Sachs' achievements in the field; Pig as a promising source of organs; Difficulties of pig-to-human transplantation; Exploration of ways to overcome various phases of organ rejection; Activities of the Transplantation Biology Research Center (TBRC). INSET: Death on the waiting list..
ACCESSION #
9709221411

 

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