Watch: Chinese doctors take pig’s liver, sew it into a monkey – Shanghaiist

Watch: Chinese doctors take pig's liver, sew it into a monkey
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Doctors in Xi'an City, Shaanxi Province, have successfully transplanted a genetically modified pig's liver into a monkey, because… Well, mostly just to see if it could be done. The surgery proves that such xenotransplants (between two species) of

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Obesity Trumps Alcohol in Liver Damage – Medscape – Medscape

Obesity Trumps Alcohol in Liver Damage – MedscapeMedscape"For both overweight and obese women in this study, heavy drinking increased the absolute risk of liver events." The effect was additive if the women were overweight and super additive if they were obese, said lead author Paul Trembling, BM, MRCP … liver – Google News

Cohasset mom donates part of liver to save ailing son – WCVB Boston

WCVB Boston Cohasset mom donates part of liver to save ailing sonWCVB BostonBy Valentine's Day this year, Karen knew she had to give her son the only thing that could save him: a piece of her liver. “It's painful, but you don't feel the pain because it's a good outcome,” said Karen, who had 60 … Continue reading

Flavors Gala aids Liver Foundation – Hartford Business

Flavors Gala aids Liver FoundationHartford BusinessThe American Liver Foundation raised more than $ 245,000 recently at its annual fundraising event, Flavors of Connecticut, at the Aqua Turf Club. The gala featured 34 of Connecticut's top chefs, each preparing an upscale multi-course dinner, live and up … liver – Google News