Navigation Links
Tissue Engineering Shows Promise to Revolutionize Transplant Medicine
Date:4/13/2011

acheas and bladders from decellularized matrix are already in clinical study. As the field advances, progressively more complex organs will be transplanted.

"Our hope is that this technology will make end stage heart and lung disease a problem of the past.  We are working towards generating autologous organs and reducing the burden of organ rejection," Dr. Taylor continued.

About ISHLT

The International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of the science and treatment of end-stage heart and lung diseases.  Established in 1981, the Society now includes more than 2,200 members from 45-plus countries, representing a variety of disciplines involved in the management and treatment of end-stage heart and lung disease.

ISHLT maintains two vital databases.  The International Heart &  Lung Transplant Registry is a one-of-a-kind registry that has been collecting data since 1983 from 223 hospitals from 18 countries.  The ISHLT Mechanical Circulatory Support Device (MCSD) database has been collecting data since 2002 with the aim of identifying patient populations who may benefit from MCSD implantation; generating predictive models for outcomes; and assessing the mechanical and biological reliability of current and future devices.  In Fall 2006, ISHLT released the first international guidelines for heart failure patient management.  For more information, visit www.ishlt.org.

Contact:  Megan Augustine
(210) 296-9520
megana@proterraadvertising.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. Cellular Dynamics Raises $30 Million to Expand Its Product Line of Human Stem Cells and Tissue Cells
2. Pathfinder Cells Demonstrate Ability to Regenerate Damaged Tissue and Restore Pancreatic Function in a Diabetic Mouse Model
3. Global Cell/Tissue Culture Supplies Industry
4. Healthier Healing for Hip Resurfacing - ICAP Ocean Tomo Announces Auction of an Advanced Hip Cap for Electromagnetic Tissue Stimulation by Neue Magnetodyn.
5. Caliper Life Sciences and HistoRx to Provide Integrated Solutions for Superior Protein Quantification of Biomarkers in Tissue
6. Celleration Inc. Announces Award-Winning Clinical Results to Reduce Unfavorable Deep Tissue Injury Outcomes
7. Leaders of Health in High-Def Grow Tissue to Get Patients Back on Their Feet
8. BioStorage Technologies Partners with AMDeC, LLC to Provide Tissue Storage and Cold Chain Logistics Services to Academic Medical Research Institutions
9. Stryker Features Tissue-Preservation Hip Arthroscopy Platform, Sponsors Surgeon Education Events at the AAOS Annual Meeting
10. Biomerix Granted CE Mark for its REVIVE™ Soft Tissue Repair Mesh
11. Reportlinker Adds European Markets for Dental Bone Graft Substitutes, Dental Membranes and Tissue Engineering 2011
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... ON , Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. ... with a focus on Omega-3 therapies for cardiovascular disease and ... of the Company,s accomplishments in 2014 and its outlook for ... Dear Fellow Shareholders, We would like to ...
(Date:1/22/2015)...  Bio-Techne Corporation (NASDAQ: TECH ) announced today ... the new Simple Plex platform through its Proteins Platform ... re-branding of the previously acquired CyPlex instrument platform from ... transformative immunoassay technology which integrates an innovatively designed microfluidic ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Increasing sophistication among enterprise buyers of ... purchasing in 2015, says Moravia CMO, ... study by market research firm Common Sense Advisory, 15 ... their translation and localization needs. "From a language industry ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 2Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 3Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 4Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 5Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 6Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 7Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 2Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 3Moravia Sees Single-Sourcing as Key Localization Trend in 2015 2
... to Educate Women About this Common Condition, MILWAUKEE, ... at the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee hotel (333 West Kilbourn ... 7:30 pm to talk about her,experience with stress urinary ... Down There?: Breaking the Ice About SUI, a,national public ...
... Opiate-Like Side Effects For Several ... Months Following a Single Administration, SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., ... that it has initiated a new,Phase 2 study of Adlea(TM) ... total knee replacement surgery, also called,total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Adlea ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Bonnie Blair to Break the Ice About Stress Urinary Incontinence in Milwaukee 2Bonnie Blair to Break the Ice About Stress Urinary Incontinence in Milwaukee 3Anesiva Initiates New Phase 2 Trial of Adlea(TM) for Pain Relief Following Knee Replacement Surgery 2Anesiva Initiates New Phase 2 Trial of Adlea(TM) for Pain Relief Following Knee Replacement Surgery 3Anesiva Initiates New Phase 2 Trial of Adlea(TM) for Pain Relief Following Knee Replacement Surgery 4
(Date:1/22/2015)... Weddingshe.com has added many trendy Champagne wedding dresses ... in the past three years. Today, the business announces a ... to the sales manager of the company, this is on ... This point can be reflected on the discounted wedding dresses ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Payday lending practices in four southern states ... distress to the states that permit them, according to ... on Race and Wealth. , While they generate hundreds ... at the same time substantially depress economic activity, according ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... JJsHouse.com is a famous dress online store for wedding ... its latest collection of wedding dresses , and launches a ... the wedding dress on your big day; the wedding gown ... bride wants to find the most suitable wedding dress. Now, ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Step into a ... the Science Museum of Virginia. Wicked Plants, the Museum’s ... Plants unearths 75 poisonous, carnivorous and diabolical plants inside ... room to uncover the biochemical, physical and neurological processes ...
(Date:12/26/2014)... said that nothing makes a lady feel more feminine than ... shows its new selection of navy cocktail dresses , ... navy cocktail gowns are the cornerstones of the site’s cocktail ... dresses in bright neon colors can be dressed up or ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Weddingshe Announces A Special Offer On Its Popular Glamorous Wedding Dresses 2Health News:Howard University Spotlights the Economic Impact of Payday Lending in Southern States 2Health News:Find The Most Suitable Wedding Dress At JJsHouse.com 2Health News:Wicked Plants are taking over the Science Museum of Virginia 2Health News:UWDress.com Shows Its New Navy Cocktail Dresses For 2015 2
... the consumption of fizzy soft drinks, according to a new ... have revealed that drinking the equivalent //of two cans of ... combat dementia in older people. ,Psychology lecturer ... for exams could benefit from increasing the amount of sugar ...
... Professor Susana Martinez-conde and her research team from Barrow Neurological ... movements occurring inside the eye even when the person ... proper visibility. ,Even when we are gazing at ... things visible and if these movement stops it leads to ...
... the country in question, Turkey has pointed out that its ... ,They say that those countries are hiding outbreaks of ... killed four Turkish children. ,In the words of the ... illness exists in our neighbouring countries which are ruled by ...
... for understanding the mechanism of joint motion and movement of ... as these are the regions which are mostly being used ... University of Florida is developing a robot which accurately detects ... they are working or walking. ,By understanding how ...
... Researchers at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel ... the lungs of patients affected by cystic fibrosis (CF). Hypertonic ... of the salt. ,The researchers arrived at this ... two weeks., They found that inhaling the salt solution improved ...
... marketing a single treatment malarial drug, by the World ... may develop a resistance to it. // ... that the practice of using artemisinin, one of the ... the parasite becoming resistant to the drug, and will ...
Cached Medicine News:
... IMMAGE Immunochemistry System gives you ... to perform accurate testing for ... It also delivers a wealth ... your laboratory to streamline its ...
... Array systems are fully automated ... fast turnaround of highly accurate ... drug monitoring (TDM) results. Using ... the easy-to-use Array® 360 performs ...
Inquire...
ELISA kit for detection of Rheumatoid Factor....
Medicine Products: