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New Transplant Trial Could Mean More Patients Get New Organs

New Transplant Trial Could Mean More Patients Get New Organs

November 2016

CBS Boston reports on a clinical trial that leverages kidneys infected with hepatitis C, potentially making many new organs available.  “We’re giving [patients] the opportunity to have a transplant but we’re also treating them for a new infection they didn’t have. So that’s the trade-off,” commented Peter Reese, MD, MSCE.

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