organs

Scientists can now 3D print human blood vessels

Scientists have figured out how to create blood vessels in 3D printed organs, a breakthrough that may eventually lead to artificial organs.

Jul 06, 2014, 17:33 PM IST

How organs coordinate their development with body

Believe it or not, during growth our organs do not develop synchronously with the body`s development.

Jun 22, 2014, 13:37 PM IST

Coming soon: 3D-printed blood vessels

One of the major challenges in building lab-grown organs out of a patient`s own cells has been making blood vessels that deliver essential nutrients and dispose of hazardous waste from the system to keep our organs working properly.

Jun 01, 2014, 16:03 PM IST

NSG commandos pledge organs

Commandos of the National Security Guard (NSG) on Saturday pledged their organs as part of their social responsibility and duty to the country.

Sep 28, 2013, 19:52 PM IST

Farmers seek permission from PM to sell organs to repay debts

A group of farmers from Haryana have sought permission from the Prime Minister to allow them to sell their vital organs.

Aug 06, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

Family of Jammu accident victim donates body organs

In a rare act, the family of a school bus conductor, who succumbed to his injuries in a road accident two days ago in PGIMER, has donated the organs of the youth which gave a new lease of life to three patients.

Jul 05, 2013, 18:26 PM IST

Parents demand British Sikh daughter`s organs back from India

The parents of an eight-year-old British Sikh schoolgirl have demanded that an Indian hospital must return her organs for a post-mortem in the UK.

May 15, 2013, 00:22 AM IST

HC asks Centre to inform on organs harvested from cavaders

The Delhi High Court has asked the Centre to apprise it of the policy on organs harvested from cadavers.

Oct 02, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Pigs organs are safe for human transplantation

Genetically engineered pigs may someday overcome the severe donor organ shortage, and save human lives.

Jul 01, 2011, 12:47 PM IST

Pigs organs are safe for human transplantation

Genetically engineered pigs may someday overcome the severe donor organ shortage, and save human lives.

Jul 01, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Pope can no longer donate organs: Vatican

Pope Benedict has a soft spot in his heart for organ donations.

Feb 04, 2011, 19:35 PM IST

`Rich Arabs, Israelis were main buyers of organs`

Organs used to be extracted from civilians kidnapped in Kosovo-Metohija.

Dec 27, 2010, 14:17 PM IST

Diet plan for healthy kidneys

Kidneys are one of the most important body organs that serves as a natural filter of the blood.

Oct 09, 2010, 00:53 AM IST

Diet plan for healthy kidneys

Kidneys are one of the most important body organs that serves as a natural filter of the blood.

Oct 09, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

How body repairs itself when organs become diseased

Rhode Island Hospital boffins have discovered how cells communicate with each other during times of cellular injury.

Feb 27, 2010, 21:53 PM IST

How body repairs itself when organs become diseased

Rhode Island Hospital boffins have discovered how cells communicate with each other during times of cellular injury.

Feb 27, 2010, 00:00 AM IST