BOSTON, Nov. 27 (UPI) — Dr. Joseph E. Murray, a pioneer of organ transplants that saved 600,000 lives worldwide, died in a Boston hospital after he suffered a stroke Thanksgiving.
Dr Joseph Murray, who won the Nobel Prize for performing the first successful organ transplant, died late yesterday at the age of 93, according to t…
Dr. Joseph E. Murray, who performed the world's first successful kidney transplant and won a Nobel Prize for his pioneering work, has died at age 93.
Dr. Joseph E. Murray, the Nobel laureate who conducted the world's first successful organ transplant, died Monday at the Boston hospital where the pioneering surgery was performed. He was 93.
Talk about an exclamation mark. Late last week, the University of Ottawa Heart Institute performed the 500th heart transplant in its history.
In the 1950s Sir Roy Calne found ways to stop the human immune system from rejecting implanted hearts, livers and kidneys.
EDMONTON, Alberta — Isotechnika Inc. ("Isotechnika" or the "Company") announced today that it has received permission from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") to …
HeartWare International Inc.’s (Nasdaq: HTWR) heart pump system, developed for use by patients awaiting heart transplant, has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Ventricular Assist System avoids abdominal surgery.
The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved a new heart pump for patients with severe heart failure who are awaiting a heart transplant