Published in Hepatitis Weekly, October 22nd, 2001
Donor organs for use in transplantation procedures are in short supply. Although cadaveric organs are often used for organ donation, physicians have begun to explore alternatives for increasing the supply of desperately needed organs. Georgetown University Medical Center researchers, with assistance from staff members at the United Network for Organ Sharing, recently completed a study showing that HCV-positive livers can be safely transplanted...
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