No medical consensus on the moment of the death of a person. Issue that affects public trust

Determining the moment of death remains of singular importance for [...]

Diagnostic tests for brain death: this is the time for universal uniformity

A controversial critical issue for the organ transplantation system: the [...]

Solid organ transplantation during coronavirus crisis.

Solid-organ transplantation activity has decreased even in regions where COVID-19 [...]

Statement of ethicist and bishops after England starts the organ donation opt-out system

Opt-out law bioethical issues The opt-out law that presumes that [...]

“In vivo” brain tissue donation. Medical and bioethical approach

Until now, brain tissue donation for scientific studies was done [...]

Functional lungs produced in mice which technique could be useful for human transplants

Lung transplant new possibilities suggest recent findings. Millions of people [...]

The largest program of uterus transplant from living donors. A third baby was born

The Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and the Baylor [...]

Scientists with 3D – bioink technique print a cornea that mimic human ones. Great hope to patients waiting for cornea donation

Science Daily published an article with the title, 3D printed [...]

With the aim to find a new sources of organs for transplantation, Japan approves the first human-animal embryo experiments. Positive and negative apects

Scientist Hiromitsu Nakauchi is the first researcher in Japan to [...]

The discovery of the restoration of brain circulation hours post-mortem could change current paradigms of death criteria

A recent article published in Nature (volume 568, pages336–343 (2019) appears to [...]