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Organs of brain-dead woman from Karnataka donated

Five organs of a 44-year-old brain-dead road accident victim have been harvested at Kasturba Hospital at Manipal in Karnataka's Udupi district.

One kidney, corneas, and skin were retained by Kasturba hospital, Manipal for the registered patients. (Getty Images)
Published on Feb 28, 2023 02:43 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yamini C S

Over 15,000 organ transplants recorded in India in 2022: Union health secretary

India saw record over 15,000 organ transplants in 2022: Union health secretary

There was an annual increase of 27 per cent in the transplant numbers. (Representative image)
Published on Feb 19, 2023 03:41 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Shobhit Gupta

65+ can now register for organ transplant as govt alters norms

The upper age limit has been removed as people are now living longer, said a senior functionary from the health ministry who asked not to be named.

The Centre has also asked states that used to charge for such registration to not do so.
Updated on Feb 20, 2023 04:27 PM IST

Immune system reboot in Multiple Sclerosis patients: Study

In the months and years following the transplant, the body gradually recreates the different types of immune cells. The thymus gland plays an important role in this process.

Immune system reboot in Multiple Sclerosis patients: Study(Pixabay)
Published on Nov 12, 2022 12:11 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Tapatrisha Das, Washington

World Organ Donation Day: 'Save lives,' urge political leaders in tweets

According to the data by World Health Organisation, only around 0.01 percent of people in India donate their organs after death.

(Getty Images)
Updated on Aug 13, 2022 10:18 AM IST
By | Written by Nisha Anand | Edited by Swati Bhasin
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