• The vomeronasal organs (VNOs) of two humans, a male neonate and a female adult, were examined for immunolocalization of calbindin-D28k (calbindin) which has been immunolocalized to VNO receptor cells in other mammals. (semanticscholar.org)
  • To further skirt the law, the organ "donors" who answer these fliers go to their local court and attest that they are donating and not selling their organ. (upi.com)
  • Researchers at the University of California, Davis and other institutions have been trying to tackle this problem by growing human organs inside animals such as pigs and cows. (wgntv.com)
  • 3. To provide for registration of the centres for removal of organs from the cadavers and brain stem dead patients for harvesting of organs instead of registration of centres for transplantations only. (medindia.net)
  • Too human is perhaps the point when, if, we get to making an animal that can perform as the midspecies link between two diseases? (slashdot.org)
  • Diseases from these jump over to the human populations in SE Asia, and then to the rest of the world, all the time. (slashdot.org)
  • In addition to growing human organs, this research could potentially produce treatment options for people with chronic and life-threatening diseases like diabetes, scientist Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, California, explained in June. (wgntv.com)
  • Carrying forward the results of a team that created a pig/human hybrid last year, a team led by researchers at Stanford University has created a sheep/human hybrid. (phys.org)
  • Keck School of Medicine of USC researchers have identified a human protein that could prevent cancer by restricting a type of herpes virus from replicating. (phys.org)
  • University of California San Diego researchers have developed the first 3D spatial visualization tool for mapping "'omics" data onto whole organs. (phys.org)
  • Researchers from the University of Leicester are working with police forces in the UK to improve the accuracy of police dogs in identifying human remains in criminal investigations. (phys.org)
  • A team of researchers at Stanford University has, for the first time, created three-dimensional organoid models of the human forebrain. (medicalxpress.com)
  • The chance of an animal acquiring human consciousness is very slim, according to researchers. (wgntv.com)
  • Back in the 90s, a deeply disturbing image surfaced on the nascent Internet: a lab mouse with something looking like a human ear grown on its back. (singularityhub.com)
  • As of right now, human organs have not been successfully grown inside of animals because the embryos have been terminated after 28 days. (wgntv.com)
  • All across Damascus, for instance, there are hundreds of posters requesting organ "donation," especially next to hospitals and pharmacies. (upi.com)
  • The possibility of mental cognition - an intrinsically human experience - occurring inside an animal raises some pressing bioethical questions, Paul Root Wolpe, director of the Center of Ethics at Emory University told CNN in June. (wgntv.com)
  • DAMASCUS, Syria -- The illegal trade in human organs has become widespread in Syria and neighboring countries, medical officials and victims say, with cross-border networks exploiting thousands of desperate Syrians. (upi.com)
  • These issues include the source and manner of organ procurement, as well as the allocation of organs within health systems. (who.int)
  • Under a congressional mandate, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is reviewing 10 chemicals to determine if they pose an unreasonable risk to human health or the environment and should be subject to additional regulation. (phys.org)
  • Phys.org) -University of Technology, Sydney research into the genetic makeup of often harmful algae is increasing our understanding of how marine biotoxins can damage global seafood industries and human health. (phys.org)
  • Harvard Medical School's George Church listens to a panel discussion at the National Academy of Sciences international summit on the safety and ethics of human gene editing in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015. (bostonherald.com)
  • Biologist Pablo Ross at UC-Davis, who is working on growing human organs in farm animals, said the fact that the federal agency is considering funding is welcome news. (wgntv.com)
  • Because the organs would have the patient's genetic makeup and immune profile, in theory they would be completely compatible with the patient, with no risk of immunorejection. (singularityhub.com)
  • and misplaced enthusiasm that science could soon provide people with an unlimited supply of spare organs. (singularityhub.com)
  • Physiology: 5/5ch4/s5ch4_17 - Essentials of Human Physiology Pentik√§inen V, Erkkil√§ K, Suomalainen L, Parvinen M, Dunkel L (2000). (wikipedia.org)
  • Colorado State University Physiology: 5/5ch9/s5ch9_13 - Essentials of Human Physiology Hould F, Fried G, Fazekas A, Tremblay S, Mersereau W (1988). (wikipedia.org)
  • 7. The nerve fibers were found in the organ of Corti lateral to the external spiral bundles. (nih.gov)
  • Aquatic organisms can play a role in explaining events surrounding the presence of human remains found in a water environment, according to a University of Western Australia expert. (phys.org)
  • Animals are not the best models for human disease or for studying how people will respond to a new medicine (3,4). (curiouscascade.com)
  • The pituitary gland (or hypophysis) is an endocrine gland about the size of a pea and weighing 0.5 grams (0.018 oz) in humans. (wikipedia.org)