Lisa Pisano, a woman who received a mechanical heart pump in addition to a pig kidney transplant earlier this year, has died.
After 47 days with the transplant, doctors had to remove the pig kidney and put her back on dialysis. AP Despite the dialysis and implanted heart pump, Pisano eventually entered hospice care and ...
This marks the second time a modified pig kidney has been transplanted into a living person. Pisano, who is a grandmother, ...
Lisa Pisano, the first person to receive a mechanical heart pump as well as a gene-edited pig kidney, has, according to NYU ...
Lisa Pisano, the first person to receive a mechanical heart pump as well as a gene-edited pig kidney, died Sunday, according to NYU Langone Health, where she had the surgery. Pisano received ...
WASHINGTON — A woman who received a pig kidney ... heart medications. Despite the dialysis and implanted heart pump, Pisano eventually entered hospice care and died Sunday, NYU Langone ...
doctors had to remove the pig kidney and put Pisano back on dialysis after the organ was damaged by her heart medications. Despite the dialysis and implanted heart pump, Pisano eventually entered ...