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# transplantation - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

"Like she had come to life...": Coolock girl undergoes breakthrough kidney treatment in London

It’s the first time the procedure has been carried out in the UK on a child…

# transplantation - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Meet the people beginning a new life in 2014 thanks to organ transplants

2013 was a record year for organ transplants in Ireland – here are the stories of two people who have a new lease of life in 2014 thanks to the generosity of others.

# transplantation - Monday 7 October, 2013

Column: Happy 60th Birthday to the science that makes transplantation work

Until Peter Medawar’s ground-breaking article 60 years ago, the idea of using one person’s body parts to save the life of another was little more than science fiction, writes Prof Daniel M. Davis.

# transplantation - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Seanad votes No on annulling transplant legislation

The chairman of the Seanad used his casting vote to break a 22-22 tie on a vote that would have annulled a statutory instrument on organ transplantation.

# transplantation - Monday 22 July, 2013

Poll: Should Ireland introduce an 'opt-out' service for organ donation? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland introduce an 'opt-out' service for organ donation?

A new system is being consider where it will be assumed that everyone has given their consent to donate their organs after death.

# transplantation - Saturday 29 June, 2013

10 years of life-changing transplants marked by Temple Street

The hospital is marking 10 years of performing kidney transplants, and said that last year was the busiest year ever for the transplants.