UAB announces first clinical-grade transplant of gene-edited pig kidneys into brain-dead human

The University of Alabama at Birmingham Marnix E. Heersink School of Medicine announces today the first peer-reviewed research outlining the successful transplant of genetically modified, clinical-grade pig kidneys into a brain-dead human individual, replacing the recipient’s native kidneys.

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Congratulations to Dr. Margaux Mustian of her Travel Award

Dr. Marguax Maustian was awarded the Association of Asademic Surgery Fall Courses Travel Award for 2018. She will be attending the AAS Fall Courses on October, 20th at the Sheraton Hotel in Boston. To learn more Click Here.

Here’s a guide to finding your passion at UAB

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Welcome Markayla Peoples

We would like to welcome Markayla Peoples from the UAB School of Public Health to TEAM for her Public Health Internship.