Tag: transplant


Diabetes tried to take many things away from Karin, but it couldn’t take her ambition.

TransplantLyfe Interview with Petter Björquist – CEO at VERIGRAFT

I chatted with Petter Björquist, one of the finalists for the CSL Behring Transplant Innovation Challenge, about …

TransplantLyfe Interview from Alisha with Denise

The transplant field is filled with many heartbreaking and inspiring stories. Some linger deep in the soul …

“My daughter was close to kidney failure, and when I heard that, she didn’t have to ask me, I told her that I would donate a kidney.”

My biggest fear before donating was that they would take the kidney and put it into my daughter’s body, and then it wouldn’t work. I was never nervous about the actual surgery or the recovery afterwards

Pancreas 2.0

I am fortunate to have been SICK enough to be eligible for a pancreas transplant, BUT the …