Published in Blood Weekly, November 9th, 2000
"This is the goal we are striving to attain in organ transplantation - total tolerance: the state in which the donor heart is recognized no differently than a fingernail or a toenail or any other part of the body," said Dr. Robert Boucek Jr. "We're not there yet."
More than 80% of children who undergo heart transplants survive many years taking medications...
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