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First Successful Transplant Of Pig Heart To Human Patient Performed In Maryland

NBC, 11 Jan 2022
For the first time ever, surgeons at the University of Maryland performed a transplant using a genetically modified pig heart. A 57-year-old man with life-threatening heart disease received the organ. Tom Llamas talks with Dr. Robert Montgomery about the surgery and how the patient is doing.  

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