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Organ transplantation: Lung repair via cross-circulation

Nature Biomedical Engineering volume 1, Article number: 0052 (2017) | Download Citation

Extracorporeal cross-circulation between lungs enables the extended support of recipient lungs and the recovery of injured lungs in a swine model.

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  1. Leonidas Tapias and Harald C. Ott are at the Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA.

    • Leonidas Tapias
    •  & Harald C. Ott
  2. Harald C. Ott is also at the Center for Regenerative Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA and at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02138, USA.

    • Harald C. Ott

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