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World -First Transplant: U.S Man Gets Genetically Modified Pig Heart

by Kunle Awosiyan
Pig Heart

A US man has become the first person in the world to get a heart transplant from a genetically-modified pig.

FIFTY SEVEN YEAR OLD David Bennett, , is doing well three days after the experimental seven-hour procedure in Baltimore,
The transplant was considered the last hope of saving Mr Bennett’s life, though it is not yet clear what his long-term chances of survival are.

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