Lab-grown lungs were successfully implanted into a pig like never before

Lab-grown lungs were successfully implanted into a pig like never before

Fist time in the history of biology, scientists succeeded in implanting a lab-grown lung into a pig surgically. The implanted bioengineered lungs were described online on 1 August in Science Translational Medicine. The science translational medicine succeeded in developing healthy blood vessels that allowed the pig to survive for several weeks after the surgery that too without any medical complications. […]