Surgeons successfully transplant two PIG KIDNEYS into a human

Surgeons have successfully transplant two pig kidneys into a human, marking a ‘significant step’ in the decades-long quest to use animal organs for life-saving transplants.  Jim Parsons, 57, of Huntsville, Alabama, had two kidneys, both procured from a genetically modified pig, transplanted in his abdomen after his own kidneys were removed.  Mr Parsons, who died in […]

Antony Blinken heads to Ukraine as potential Russian invasion looms

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken pauses while speaking in the briefing room of the State Department in Washington, January 7, 2022. Andrew Harnik | Pool | Reuters WASHINGTON –  Secretary of State Antony Blinken will visit Ukraine this week and meet with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The trip comes as the Biden administration works to deter […]