U.K.'s first hand transplant recipient gains sensation

The recipient of the U.K.'s first hand transplant says fingernails on both hands are growing at the same rate, and he appears to be regaining sensation in the new hand. Plastic surgeons removed the man's nonfunctioning hand during the transplant operation to facilitate nerve reconstruction.

View Full Article in:

Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Sr. Medical Device Reimbursement Specialist - Regional
Alcon
Fort Worth , TX
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel - Healthcare Law Group
Genentech
94080, CA
Clinical Trials Agreements Specialist (209955)
The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine Inc.
Rockville, MD
SAFETY, HEALTH, and ENVIRONMENTAL (SHE) REGIONAL SPECIALIST
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Newark, CA
MANAGER MEDICAL GAS COMPLIANCE AND SAFETY
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Houston, TX