Scientists grow 'bio-kidney' in lab

Scientists grow 'bio-kidney' in lab

There are 2 comments on the The Age story from Apr 14, 2013, titled Scientists grow 'bio-kidney' in lab. In it, The Age reports that:

Researchers in the United States say they have bio-engineered a kidney and transplanted it into rats, marking a step forward in a quest to help patients suffering from kidney failure.

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Anonymous

Agnaya, Philippines

#1 Apr 15, 2013
This can help patients who have kidney diseases. I hope they will be successful in this research.
dr on call

Medinah, IL

#2 Apr 15, 2013
nurseamy12 wrote:
This can help patients who have kidney diseases. I hope they will be successful in this research.
We can grow any organ we want now days.The only thing holding us back are the drug companits that sell the 5,000% marked up drugs.Plus if a person could live for ever with renewd parts I think social secuirty would fold rather quickley.Thats why we always have wars to thin the herd.

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