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Pig kidney works a record 2 months in donated body, raising hope for animal-human transplants

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Pig kidney works a record 2 months in donated body, raising hope for animal-human transplants
September 14, 2023

NEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of doctors and nurses silently lined the hospital hallway in tribute: For a history-making two months, a pig’s kidney worked normally inside the brain-dead man on the gurney rolling past them.

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