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Transforming Transplantation: a Cambridge Festival talk

Lecture Theatre A, New Museums Site University of Cambridge Admissions Office, New Museums site, Bene't Street, Cambridge

The success of organ transplantation in the last 70 years is one of modern medicine‚Äôs great stories. Despite that success, right across the globe there remains a mismatch between the number of people waiting for a transplant and the number of organs available. Join transplant surgeon and research director Professor Mike Nicholson as he introduces […]

The horrible history (and the bright future) of organ preservation


BTRU researchers are delighted to be involved in the all new Cambridge Festival taking place from 26 March to 4 April 2021. They'll be giving a talk via Zoom looking at the history and future of organ preservation. Organ transplantation is one of the major success stories of modern medicine, transforming the lives of organ […]

Every drop counts: blood donors of the future


A Cambridge Festival talk by the NIHR Blood and Transplant Research Unit in Donor Health and Genomics What happens when you pair innovative research with NHS Blood and Transplant policy? Professor Emanuele Di Angelantonio, Director of the Blood and Transplant Research Unit (BTRU) in Donor Health and Genomics, Dr Lois Kim (Dept. of Public Health […]