Girl set to undergo transplant of bioartificial trachea

02/19/2013 | Newstrack India

The surgeon who previously transplanted a bioengineered, stem cell-based trachea into a patient, now is preparing to treat a 2-year-old girl born without a trachea. Earlier procedures involved the replacement of diseased organs. The method is being investigated for possible use with more complicated tissues, including the esophagus and diaphragm.

View Full Article in:

Newstrack India

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Biostatistics
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Diagnostic Technician
Roche
Marlborough, MA
Test Technician
Roche
Marlborough, MA
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
Senior Paralegal - Research & Development, and Medical
Boehringer Ingelheim
Ridgefield, CT