kidney transplant

Priest donates kidney to his sister in Kerala

The news was a setback for Fr Ebi Porathur, her sibling and a member of the Palakkad diocese. He did not think much and decided to donate his kidney to his sister.

published on : 21st October 2023

US surgeons say pig kidney functional in human for more than a month

The latest experimental procedure is part of a growing field of research aimed at advancing cross-species transplants, testing the technique on bodies that have been donated for science.

published on : 17th August 2023

In heartwarming gesture, Kerala priest comes to 49-year-old man's rescue by donating kidney

Determined to make a difference, Fr. George obtained the necessary permissions from the Thalassery Diocese and approached Jojomon's family to extend the lifeline.

published on : 8th August 2023

Four arrested in kidney racket case

During the investigation, the Bhavanipuram police learnt that Kata Karthik played a crucial role in applying fake Family Member Certificates and No Objection Certificates on behalf of donors.

published on : 3rd August 2023

Cops bust common link in kidney racket cases

Police suspect the accused duo might have performed more kidney transplants and special teams have been formed to probe the matter.

published on : 1st August 2023

Kidney donation racket busted, two held

Based on a complaint lodged by West Zone tahsildar K Lakshmi, Bhavanipuram police registered a case under relevant sections of IPC and took two persons into their custody.

published on : 30th July 2023

Courts can't be panacea for everything wrong in country, says SC

The court said, it cannot be like an all-encompassing system trying to do everything. It said these are administrative issues for the police and the executive mechanism to deal with.

published on : 28th July 2023

Kidney transplant racket busted in AP

35-year-old woman held for allegedly faking identity to obtain family members certificate

published on : 28th July 2023

Kidneys of baby who died save Bengaluru man after robot-aided transplant

The parents of the 13-month-old baby signed up to donate the kidneys after he died due to suffocation.

published on : 28th June 2023
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