Day: January 28, 2020

A human liver. Currently, livers are typically only stored for about nine to 12 hours on ice before transplant.

Organ donation: new technique can preserve human livers for a week

Week-long storage boosts time organs are usable and distances over which they can be moved Human livers from organ donors can now be preserved for a week, researchers have revealed, a dramatic improvement on previous techniques, which could only keep the organs usable for a matter of hours. The technology could boost the number of …

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