• Improved approach to bone marrow transplant

    28 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Two recent studies present a new approach for bone marrow donation and transplant that preclinical laboratory tests suggest could make the life-saving procedure safer and more effective for patients. Researchers report the studies demonstrate that use of an experimental drug called CASIN in laboratory mice results in higher efficiency when harvesting blood stem cells from donors and less toxicity in transplant recipients.
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  • Mother-of-two, 36, offers life-saving kidney to a stranger just two hours after meeting him in a bar

    Mother-of-two, 36, offers life-saving kidney to a stranger just two hours after meeting him in a bar

    28 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Kristin Day, 36, of Pine River, Minnesota, met a stranger in a bar who told her he was on dialysis and in need of a kidney transplant. After just two hours of talking to him, Day offered to donate.
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