Xenotransplantation

Animal-to-human transplants: the ethics of xenotransplantation

Transplants save thousands of lives every year, but there are not enough human organs donated for everybody who needs them. The shortage has led to attempts to develop animal organs that can be transplanted into humans.
This report investigates the complex ethical and safety issues involved in xenotransplantation.

The report

Published March 1996

Xenotransplantation

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