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Death of Man Who Received a Pig-Heart Transplant Remains a Mystery

Death of Man Who Received a Pig-Heart Transplant Remains a Mystery

Doctors can’t fully explain the death of the first recipient of a genetically modified pig heart, but they offered several theories in a new study and said clinical trials of pig-to-human organ transplants should begin despite the continuing mystery. David Bennett, a 57-year-old handyman from Hagerstown, Maryland, received his heart in an experimental operation in …

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FDA Investigating Report of Baby’s Death After Consuming Abbott Baby Formula

FDA Investigating Report of Baby’s Death After Consuming Abbott Baby Formula

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating a new report of another child’s death after consuming Abbott Laboratoriesinfant formula, the agency said Wednesday. The FDA said it learned of the death, which occurred in January, from a consumer complaint it received on June 10. The FDA said its investigation is in preliminary stages and it …

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