organ donation

organ donation

Elderly people queue up for free surgical masks from a convenience store, following the outbreak of
Deadly ageism in Israel – opinion

As of January there were 857 people waiting in Israel for a kidney. I am one of them

By ILAN CHAIM
15/03/2020
Organ donor families and transplant receivers gather for Hanukkah

Each family brought a hanukkiah and a picture of a deceased family member who donated their organs when they died.

25/12/2019
The Rabin Medical Center - Beilinson Campus in Petah Tikva
For the first time in Israel, rabbi donates two organs to two people

Rabbi Elad Gadot made two organ donations in the span of 13 years, becoming the first multi-organ donor in Israel.

The human spirit: #684

Now the numbers themselves are part of the story, changing how Israel is perceived.

HEALTH & SCIENCE
Regenerative medicine firm CollPlant launches Israel R&D center

The facilities will serve CollPlant for development of its products, including BioInks for 3D bioprinting of tissues and organs, and dermal fillers for medical aesthetics.

By REUTERS
23/05/2019
Rare double-organ transplant conducted at Israeli children's hospital

In addition to the difficulty involved within a double-organ transplant, doctors also said that they found the donor's internal organs in "reverse order" from normal positioning.

President Reuven Rivlin
Nechama Rivlin stable after further hospital procedures

Nechama Rivlin has been suffering from pulmonary fibrosis for several years.

New Jersey rabbi gave kidney to a stranger, now donates liver

The two men met for the first time shortly before they were taken to surgery in adjoining operating rooms.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
03/01/2019
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Palestinian bay receives heart transplant from Israeli child

The transplant last week marked the first time that a Palestinian baby has received a heart transplant from a Jewish child.

By JTA
16/10/2018
Stu Schwartz, leukemia patient, meets David Levi, the bone marrow donor that saved his life, 2018
Canadian radio host with leukemia saved by Israeli bone marrow donor

The donor's bone marrow match was found by a swab test taken during his service in the IDF, which has a partnership with Ezer Mizion.

29/08/2018
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