Scientists Take First Steps To Growing Human Organs In PigsScientists have grown human cells inside pig embryos, a very early step toward the goal of growing livers and other human organs inside animals to transplant into people.
CHP Officer Fatally Shot In Contra Costa Co. Honored On Rose Parade Float For Donating OrgansA California Highway Patrol officer who was fatally shot in Contra Costa County in 2012 and had his organs donated to save others' lives is being honored on a float in the Rose Parade in Pasadena Thursday.
4 Receive Organs From Slain CHP Officer, Funeral Set For ThursdayA California Highway Patrol officer killed in a shooting on Interstate 680 last week near Alamo is being hailed as a hero after his organs were donated to four California residents—including three from the Bay Area.
Slain CHP Officer Donates Organs As Family, Friends Mourn LossA California Highway Patrol officer who died of his injuries following a traffic stop shooting on an East Bay highway had his organs donated and is helping save the lives of eight people, according to the CHP.
Facebook To Make It Easier To Become Organ DonorCEO Mark Zuckerberg says U.S. and U.K. users will be able to enroll as organ donors via links on the world’s biggest social networking site.