April 23, 2018 by Inna Ushcatz, Komal Noor, Mahnoor Waseem and Karolina Zak
Evaluates the science behind head transplantation and the data that supports its feasibility.
April 6, 2018 by Harleen Kaura, Yhameen Hamid, Alyssa Giannotti and Aaron Hayat
Explores the technology of bioprinting living tissue, bone, blood vessels and whole organs for use in medical procedures, training and testing.
March 30, 2017 by students for McMaster Demystifying Medicine seminar series
Focuses on the basic immunological mechanisms of organ transplants.
January 15, 2017 by students for Demystifying Medicine at McMaster University
Explores the factors involved in the long wait-times for kidney transplants.
December 8, 2016 by Allan Tran, Kimberly Dias, Waleed Dillon, Agamsharan Patel and Carter McInnisf
Looks at the processes involved in end-stage renal disease (ESRD), otherwise known as kidney failure.
December 6, 2016 by Noor Al-Switi, Owais Mian, Kailey Veitch, Muhammed Aydin and Aneesha Ghosh
Discusses the system of organ transplantation following the death of a patient with a focus on liver transplantation.
December 2, 2016 by Mateen Akhtar, Tamandeep Khangura, Andrew Nashed, Humaira Nakhuda and Vyshnavi Mahendran
Provides information about how the human immune system protects against foreign bodies through the recognition of antigens.
November 27, 2016 by Shalini Namathirtham, Tanya Kakkar, Harris Joseph, Chantal Gillett and Kahiye Warsame.
Provides insight into the factors and tests that must be considered before matching a kidney recipient with a donor.
November 22, 2016 by Erika Opingari, Brenton Wong, Coomal Rashid, Healey Schulman and Kavena Sivakumar
Looks at kidney transplants, a procedure performed on patients with chronic kidney disease or kidney failure.
October 26, 2016 by Erika Opingari, Brenton Wong, Coomal Rashid, Healey Schulman and Kavena Sivakumar
Looks at organ transplantation, the role of the immune system, the reasons behind the rejection and how to prevent it from occurring.
May 13, 2016 by Maria Sheikh, Shiza Sheikh, Gurteg Singh, Jelena Poleksic and Kaushik Sripada
Looks at the types of lung transplants for patients with IPF and clinical trials that evaluate the effectiveness of transplants.