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Special blood vessel coating prevents organ rejection

August 11, 2021

A special polymer used to coat the blood vessels of transplanted organs could one day do away with anti-rejection drugs – patients requiring an organ transplant also need to take certain drugs to prevent their immune system from rejecting the new organ, however the drugs may sometimes cause serious side effects. The protective polymer coating […]

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More Myanmar citizens seek organ transplant in India

January 10, 2013

MYANMAR – More Myanmar citizens who want to undergo an organ transplant operation go to India as they face restrictions in their homeland, according to country’s healthcare services. Myanmar citizens usually go to Singapore, India and Thailand for liver or kidney transplant operations, but India is mostly chosen because of its less strict health rules […]

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