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Pig kidneys transplanted into brain-dead human donor in new study

For the first time, scientists have successfully transplanted a genetically modified pig kidney into the body of a brain-dead human, an important step toward animal organs potentially becoming viable for transplants to save human lives in the future, something that could help address organ shortages worldwide.

5 things to know for Thursday, January 20, 2022

Canada Post workers ordered to wear issued masks only, some wealthy Canadians want the rich to pay their fair share, and a Canadian space pioneer marks her groundbreaking journey. Here's what you need to know today.