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One step closer to growing made-to-order human kidneys

In a study with significant implications for human organ transplantation, researchers have successfully grown functional mouse kidneys inside rats from just a few donor stem cells. The results of the study, led by researchers from the National Institute for Physiological Sciences in Japan, will be published in an upcoming issue of Nature Communications. For patients… Read More »

Medi-Cal Telehealth Proposal Called ‘Remarkable Step Forward’

The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), based in Charleston, is widely regarded as an industry leader in telehealth with a robust, high-volume telehealth program that touches not only MUSC’s local community but also impacts patients throughout the state. In 2017, MUSC was one of two academic health systems recognized by the federal government as… Read More »