Groundbreaking Surgery for Girl Born Without Windpipe

by jeeg 30. April 2013 20:47
Using plastic fibers and human cells, doctors have built and implanted a windpipe in a 2 ½-year-old girl — the youngest person ever to receive a bioengineered organ. The surgery, which took place on April 9 here at Children’s Hospital of Illinois and will be formally annou... [More]
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