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India's first womb transplants: Both recipients and donors doing well; ICMR says Pune hospital did not seek its nod

India's first womb transplants: Both recipients and donors doing well; ICMR says Pune hospital did not seek its nod

On May 18, a 21-year-old woman from Solapur, who received her mother's womb, became the first person to undergo a uterus transplant in India.

Womb transplant surgeries: Condition of two women stable, say doctors

Womb transplant surgeries: Condition of two women stable, say doctors

According to doctors, the woman has normal blood flow seventy-two hours after undergoing the transplant and has also started eating on her own.

India's first womb transplant on May 18 - Pune hospital all set for procedure

India's first womb transplant on May 18 - Pune hospital all set for procedure

As per reports, the Galaxy Care Laparoscopy Institute (GCLI) in Pune will perform the country's uterine transplant on May 18. 

Pushing organ donation programme forward in Asia

Pushing organ donation programme forward in Asia

With Asia lagging behind the rest of the world in the field of organ donation and transplantation, the Indian Society of Organ Transplantation (ISOT) is organising a midterm meeting in Chennai for its promotion.

Hyderabad: This man has three kidney transplants in over 20 years

Hyderabad: This man has three kidney transplants in over 20 years

Beating all odds, a 52-year-old man from Hyderabad underwent three kidney transplantations, which is a rare case in the country.

Part-human, part-pig embryo created in milestone research

Part-human, part-pig embryo created in milestone research

 “The ultimate goal is to grow functional and transplantable tissue or organs, but we are far away from that. This is an important first step,” said Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte.

Nigerian baby of 2 months undergoes liver transplant in Delhi

According to the doctors, while David's birth weight was 3 kg, the disease ravaged him, leading to malnourishment and weight loss.
 

Transplantation along highways could be linked to NREGA: Minister

The government on Wednesday said that transplantation work along national highways can be linked with NREGA (National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) scheme.

Encapsulated pancreatic cells offer new diabetes treatment

The findings of researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston Children's Hospital and several other institutions offer a way to fulfill the promise of pancreatic islet cell transplantation.