Xenotransplantation: past achievements and future promise.
Karen M Dwyer, Peter J Cowan, Anthony JF d'Apice
Heart, Lung & Circulation | Published : 2002
Xenotransplantation offers a potential solution to the shortfall in donor organs for human transplantation. This review describes the barriers to xenotransplantation and the progress that has been made towards making it a clinical reality. Data from preclinical pig-to-primate cardiac and pulmonary xenografts are highlighted.