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*  List of MeSH codes (N02)
... tissue and organ procurement MeSH N02.421.911.200 --- directed tissue donation MeSH N02.421.911.600 --- donor selection MeSH ... tissue banks MeSH N02.278.065.900.205 --- bone banks MeSH N02.278.065.900.400 --- eye banks MeSH N02.278.080 --- birthing ...
*  Healthcare Systems Bureau
In FY 2008, HRSA provided $23 million to promote the donation of organs and tissues and improve national procurement, ... HRSA oversees the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network and the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients in ... HRSA oversees the nation's organ and tissue donation and transplantation systems, poison control and vaccine injury ... addition to promoting national awareness of the critical need for organ and tissue donation. HRSA also provides staff and ...
*  National Disease Research Interchange
... including organ procurement organizations (OPO), tissue banks, eye banks, and hospitals. The TSS, are distributed throughout ... is the nation's leading source of human tissues, cells and organs for scientific research. A not-for-profit 501 (c)(3) ... By serving as the liaison between procurement sources and the research community, NDRI is uniquely positioned to support ... NDRI is a 24/7 operation that partners with a nationwide network of over 130 tissue source sites (TSS), ...
*  Network for Pancreatic Organ Donors with Diabetes
nPOD partners with Organ Procurement Organizations (OPOs) and tissue banks to identify deceased organ donors who wish to donate ... By studying these tissues, investigators will achieve a more in-depth understanding of the long-term persistence of islet ... JDRF recognized this reality and took on the vision to create a biobank of human tissue for type 1 diabetes research, despite ... The Tissue Prioritization Committee evaluates all applications for scientific merit and originality. These criteria ensure the ...
*  Organ procurement
... (previously called organ harvesting) is a surgical procedure that removes organs or tissues for reuse, ... Organ transplantation in China Organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners in China Operation Bid Rig "Tissue and Organ ... Organ procurement is tightly regulated by United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS). In the United States, there are a total of ... After organ procurement the organs are often rushed to the site of the recipient for transplantation or preserved for later ...
*  Lifeline of Ohio
... of Health and Human Services Accredited by the American Association of Tissue Banks and the Association of Organ Procurement ... Lifeline of Ohio is one of four organ procurement organizations (OPOs) in the state of Ohio designated by the Centers for ... As a licensed tissue bank, Lifeline of Ohio's tissue recovery services are regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA ... Lifeline of Ohio has both clinical and non-clinical staff who promote and coordinate organ and tissue donation. HRSA http:// ...
*  LifeSouth Community Blood Centers
... organ and tissue. The Foundation works with blood centers, organ procurement organizations, marrow registries and community ...
*  Sigrid Fry-Revere
The WRTC is the Organ Procurement Organization that determines the distribution of organs retrieved from patients who die in ... Since 2008 Fry-Revere has served as the medical ethicist on the Washington Regional Transplant Community Organ and Tissue ... organ shortage which claims the life of almost one American every hour and fuels exploitative organ trafficking by driving ... is still far from helping living donors enough to either be fair to living organ donors or ease the organ shortage. She argues ...
*  Eye bank
Unlike other organs and tissues, there is an adequate supply of corneas for transplants in the United States, and excess tissue ... Recovery is currently the preferred term, although "harvesting" and "procurement" have been used in the past, they are ... "Recovery" refers to the retrieval of organs or tissues from a deceased organ donor. ... When an organ/tissue donor dies, consent for donation is obtained either from a donor registry or from the donor's next of kin ...
*  Center for Medical Progress
... called Biomax Procurement Services. Under this guise, they posed as potential buyers of aborted fetal tissue and organs, and ... "sham procurement contracts," offering US$1,600 for liver and thymus fetal tissues. The videos and allegations attracted ... in setting up a fake tissue procurement company and using fake identities to set up private meetings engaged in wire and mail ... and provide the full raw footage he collected while posing as an executive of the fictitious tissue procurement firm Biomax. On ...
*  Organ transplantation
... corneal donor tissue is usually handled by various eye banks.) Individual regional organ procurement organizations (OPOs), all ... Most human tissue and organ transplants are allografts. Due to the genetic difference between the organ and the recipient, the ... The first transplant in the modern sense - the implantation of organ tissue in order to replace an organ function - was a ... In 1984, the National Organ Transplant Act (NOTA) was passed which gave way to the Organ Procurement and Transplantation ...
*  Foothills Medical Centre
... corneal and tissue transplants. HOPE Program (Human Organ Procurement and Exchange) University of Calgary Medical Clinic (UCMC ... 93 inpatient beds 21 short-stay beds Diagnostic imaging Southern Alberta Tissue Program Calgary Laboratory Services space for ...
*  Dialysis Clinic, Inc
The Care of the Patient is Our Reason for Existence." Facilitating kidney and other organ and tissue donation was the logical ... 1] In 2016, it operated three organ procurement organizations: Tennessee Donor Services, New Mexico Donor Services, and Sierra ... next step in the vertical integration of DCI as the comprehensive care provider for those in need of organ and tissue ... Donor Services, in California, and one tissue bank: DCI Donor Services Tissue Bank. DCI Laboratory, founded in 1988 as a ...
*  Intestine transplantation
During procurement, organs that are being recovered are cooled and perfused with preservation solution. This slows organ ... As the abdominal organs are cooled in situ, the surrounding tissue is dissected so that they may be quickly extracted. In the ... procurement can begin by utilizing the same standard techniques for all abdominal organ procurements. The team exposes the ... Following matching of the organ, the complicated procurement of the small bowel can be performed by a team of abdominal ...
*  Transplant coordinator
Transplant Procurement Management (TPM) is an international educational programme in organ and transplant coordination that ... Qualification According to the Transplantation of Human Organs and Tissues Rules, 2014, the transplant coordinator shall be an ... to removal or transplantation of human organs or tissues or both and for assisting the authority for removal of human organs. ... "Transplantation of Human Organs and Tissues Rules, 2014" (PDF). http://notto.nic.in. Govt of India. External link in ,website ...
*  Brain death
2012 State Comparisons "State and Federal Law on Organ Procurement". Archived from the original on 2014-03-06. Unless the ... You can still be a tissue donor. Episode 9 of Wake Up 2, aired 21-10-2017 "腦死判定準則-全國法規資料庫入口網站". law.moj.gov.tw (in Chinese). ... When mechanical ventilation is used to support the body of a brain dead organ donor pending a transplant into an organ ... Patients classified as brain-dead can have their organs surgically removed for organ donation. Traditionally, both the
*  David Daleiden
In 2015, Daleiden released videos showing Planned Parenthood officials discussing fees for human fetal tissue and organs. ... In furtherance of his plan, he set up a sham biomedical research company called Biomax Procurement Services. Daleiden and his ... Planned Parenthood asserts that they may donate fetal tissue at the request of a patient, but such tissue is never sold. ... The misdemeanor charge of offering to buy fetal tissue was dismissed on June 13, 2016, because of a defect in the indictment. ...
*  Kidney transplantation
The kidney was the easiest organ to transplant: Tissue typing was simple, the organ was relatively easy to remove and implant, ... ISBN 1-84816-497-1. Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, 2007 Organización Nacional de Transplantes (ONT), 2007 "How ... "Facts and FAQs". Canada's National Organ and Tissue Information Site. Health Canada. 16 July 2002. Archived from the original ... The United Network for Organ Sharing, which oversees the organ transplants in the United States, allows transplant candidates ...
*  Organ donation
The United Network for Organ Sharing and the Organ Procurement and Transplant Network (OPTN) regulate Organ Procurement ... Organ Donation New Zealand. Archived from the original on May 30, 2014. "Organ and tissue donation". Getting a license. NZ ... In many cases, organ-procurement representatives will request screening tests (such as blood typing) or organ-preserving drugs ... "Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network". U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Retrieved October 11, 2015. "Organ ...
*  Steve Oelrich
... foundation is to promote organ and tissue donation. The yearly event is named after Oelrich's son, Nick, an organ and tissue ... Alachua County District Chairman Big Brothers/Big Sisters University of Florida Procurement Organization's Advisory Board ... National Sheriffs' Association (NSA), Board of Directors The United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) , Board of Directors NSA ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Education: Transplantation
Indiana Organ Procurement Organization Assists individuals and families in making the decision to donate organs and tissue to ... Links to organ and tissue transplantation. How to become an organ donor. ... Information about organ and tissue donation. Includes a FAQs, news and a donor card to download. ... A non-profit organization that is dedicated to raising awareness about the need for organ and tissue donation in Louisiana. ...
*  Selfish brain theory
... adipose tissue, liver, pancreas, etc.) and which also acts indirectly on these organs via the bloodstream by the stress ... since these loops send signals for energy procurement to their control organ. If these signals are not processed correctly, e.g ... Energy procurement by the brain is complicated by three factors. Firstly, the brain always requests energy whenever it is ... In order to achieve that, the release of insulin and its effect on organs is halted. The acute supply of energy to the brain ...
*  National Organ Transplant Act of 1984
The 1988 Amendment of NOTA introduced the Organ Procurement Organizations and Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network ... and lease the human organs and tissues. Due to a shortage in organs but a growing demand for transplantations, people began to ... Title II established the Organ Procurement Organizations (OPO) for deceased organ transplants. These OPO's are designed to ... 101 "Organ Procurement Organizations." http://organdonor.gov. US Department of Human Health and Services. "Organ Procurement ...
*  United Network for Organ Sharing
... (2012, December 13). Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network Bylaws. United Network for ... for matching of donated hands and face tissue to ensure correct tissue type and compatibility for skin color, size, gender and ... Institutional members: Regional organ procurement organizations (such as Gift of Hope), hospitals that perform transplantation ... Monitoring every organ match to ensure organ allocation policies are followed. Providing assistance to patients, family members ...
*  Robert Lanza
The Promise of Transplanting Animal Organs into Humans ISBN 0-19-512833-8 2000 Principles of Tissue Engineering, Second Edition ... Volume I Procurement of Pancreatic Islets ISBN 1-57059-133-4 1994 Pancreatic Islet Transplantation: Volume II Immunomodulation ... The researchers did not identify any signs of hyperproliferation, tumorigenicity, or ectopic tissue formation in either patient ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) "Generation of histocompatible tissues using nuclear transplantation - Nature ...
*  List of Puerto Rican scientists and inventors
Novello made major contributions to the drafting and enactment of the Organ Transplantation Procurement Act of 1984 while ... Physiology is the study of life, specifically, how cells, tissues, and organisms function. She is a scientist who did her ... Organ transplantation An organ transplant is the moving of a whole or partial organ from one body to another (or from a donor ... Organ donors can be living or deceased (previously referred to as cadaveric). In Puerto Rico, the first Kidney organ ...