The organ transplant network in Tamil Nadu was ten times more effective than the system being followed in the rest of India
CHENNAI: Having set an example for the rest of the country in organ transplant, Tamil Nadu will now become the first state
The decision to set up a Cadaver Transplantation Authority with Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa as chairperson will take organ transplant to a higher plane in the whole of south India.
Chennai: To strengthen and expand cadaver transplantation efforts in the state, Tamil Nadu Government today proposed a Cadaver Transplantation Authority besides a Regional Centre for Organ Transplantation.
On July 1, 27-year-old K. Ilavarasi, who donated one of her kidneys to her husband R. Kalairasan, became the 1,000 live donor of the renal transplant programme at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital.
The State Conveners’ meeting on “Promoting Deceased Organ Donation & Transplantation Program in India” was held on 28th June 2014 at Hotel, Trident, Chennai.
The mother of the 21-year-old Mumbai woman who received a heart in a Chennai hospital on Monday, after a green corridor ensured speedy passage of the organ, is all praise for Tamil Nadu. “It is political will to take up…
Presently Trisha has taken another big move with Nandamuri Balakrishna . She pledged to donate her organs post her death and an agreement has been made in this regard. This Chennai Beauty is also encouraging her fans to do the…
PUDUCHERRY: Fatty liver, Hepatitis B and C have emerged the most common causes of liver damage, said Prof Mohamed Rela, director of Institute of Liver Disease and Transplantation, Global Hospitals Group, while delivering a talk on ‘Liver Transplant – Trends…
The surgeon who stood by the operation table to do the first liver transplant surgery in Tamil Nadu in 1996 went under the knife in April last year to get his diseased liver replaced.