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Surgeons Successfully Transplant a Pig Kidney into a Person
The achievement bolsters hopes that nonhuman animals could be used to remedy the shortage of transplantable organs.
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Surgeons Successfully Transplant a Pig Kidney into a Person
Surgeons Successfully Transplant a Pig Kidney into a Person

The achievement bolsters hopes that nonhuman animals could be used to remedy the shortage of transplantable organs.

The achievement bolsters hopes that nonhuman animals could be used to remedy the shortage of transplantable organs.

ABOVE: ISTOCK, PEPIFOTO
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The Industry of Bodies Donated for Science Lacks Oversight: Investigations
Katarina Zimmer | Dec 27, 2017
Reuters sheds light on the largely unregulated trade of human body parts taken from human cadavers donated for science.