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June 11, 2018

Bioartificial liver: Potential to avoid transplant

By Nicole Brudos Ferrara nicoleferrara

Mayo Clinic researchers are planning clinical trials of a bioartificialĀ  liver that might eventually provide an alternative to transplantation for patients with liver failure. Known as the Mayo Spheroid Reservoir Bioartificial Liver (SRBAL), the novel device has been shown to reduce the severity of liver disease and improve survival in laboratory testing on pigs. (Bioartificial […]

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Tags: Regenerative Medicine Minnesota, Scott Nyberg, transplant

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