Scottish organ donations 'double since 2007'

Posted in Medicine on 10th Apr, 2014
by Alex Muller

The number of people who donated their organs after death in Scotland has almost doubled over a six-year period, according to government figures.

Human lung made in lab for first time

Posted in Medicine on 15th Feb, 2014
by Alex Muller

For the first time, scientists have created human lungs in a lab, an exciting step forward in regenerative medicine, but an advance that likely wont help patients for many years.