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Partially revived pig organs could force a rethink of critical-care processes

A surgeon puts a plastic bag containing a kidney into a box while a patient is being operated on in the background

A transplant surgeon in Berlin prepares organs donated by a woman with brain death. Credit: Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

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Nature 608, 32-35 (2022)



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Competing Interests

B.P. directs Transplant Ethics and Policy Research at NYU School of Medicine in the Division of Medical Ethics. This programme is in part funded by a gift from United Therapeutics Corporation.


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