Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Pitt and UPMC researchers collaborate to save more organs for transplants

(University of Pittsburgh) The National Institutes of Health awarded a four-year, $1.3 million R01 grant to a University of Pittsburgh research collaboration between the Department of Surgery and the Department of Industrial Engineering. The study titled 'An Organ Perfusion Stent as an Alternative to Surgery in Donor Organ Recovery' will develop a dual chamber organ perfusion stent made of smart material to direct selective blood flow during transplant surgeries.