Genetically Modified Organs

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<ul><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 1/12</p><p>Genetically ModifiedOrganisms</p><p>Conie Angulo</p><p>Ali M. MeghadadiWriting 39C/ 33374</p><p>June 4, 2014</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 2/12</p><p>Problem</p><p>Lack of Organs</p><p>122,439 people that need an organsOnly 14,000 donors</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 3/12</p><p>Genetically Constructed</p><p>Organs(Anthony Atala, Wake Forrest Baptist medical center)</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 4/12</p><p>History Genetic Code</p><p>Stem Cell Research Tissue Engineering</p><p> Genetically</p><p>Constructed Organs</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 5/12</p><p>Tissue Engineering</p><p>1. Obtain the</p><p>Cells2. Grow them</p><p>outside of the</p><p>body</p><p>3. Print the</p><p>scaffold</p><p>4. Scaffolds =</p><p>printed organBerger</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 6/12</p><p>Problems</p><p> Early Works</p><p> Scientist estimate clinical trials in 10 to 15</p><p>years</p><p> More money and time is being spent</p><p> Technological barriers (unviable organs)</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 7/12</p><p>Xenotransplantations</p><p> Practice oftransplanting,</p><p>infusing living</p><p>cells, tissues or</p><p>organs from one</p><p>species to another</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 8/12</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 9/12</p><p>Successes</p><p>Transplanted cells have been used fordiabetes, Alzheimers and Parkinson's</p><p>disease</p><p> Helped show improvement in life threating</p><p>diseases</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 10/12</p><p>Controversy</p><p> Moral and ethical</p><p>Views</p><p> Health Risks</p><p> Rejection Rates</p><p> Animal Activist</p><p>Protesters outside a lab in San Diego, 2002 (Berger)</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 11/12</p><p>Future of medicine</p><p> Selective breeding</p><p> Immunosuppressant</p><p>and containment</p><p> Pigs are slaughtered</p><p>everyday Only possible</p><p>solution to the lack</p><p>of organs</p></li><li><p>5/24/2018 Genetically Modified Organs</p><p> 12/12</p><p>Works Cited</p><p> "Animal Organs in Humans: Unresolved Risks." U.S National Library of Medicine. U.S. National</p><p>Library of Medicine, 28 Oct. 2013. Web. 19 May 2014.</p><p>.</p><p> Atala Anthony: Printing a Human kidney Perf. Atul Gawande. TED Talk, 2011. Video.</p><p> Brunt, Keith R., Richard D. Weisel, and Li Ren-Ke. "Stem Cells And Regenerative Medicine --</p><p>Future Perspectives." Canadian Journal Of Physiology &amp; Pharmacology90.3 (2012): 327-335.Academic Search Complete. Web. 1 May 2014.</p><p> "Diaries of Despair Protest ."Xenotransplantation (Animal to Human Transplants). Uncaged, n.d.</p><p>Web. 27 May 2014. .</p><p> Hani, Homayoun, et al. "Caprine Pncreatic Islet Xenotransplantation Into Diabetic</p><p>Immunosuppressed BALB/C Mice."Xenotransplantation21.2 (2014): 174-182.Academic Search</p><p>Complete. Web. 13 May 2014.</p><p> Heneine, W. (n.d.). [Web Based Recording]. How big is the risk? Organ farm Retrieved from</p><p> Piguet P, Poindron P (eds): Genetically Modified Organisms and Genetic Engineering in Research</p><p>and Therapy. BioValley Monogr. Basel, Karger, 2012, vol 3, pp 132</p><p> "Uniting People and Information to Help Save Lives." OPTN: Organ Procurement and</p><p>Transplantation Network. Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of</p><p>Health &amp; Human Services, 1 May 2014. Web. 1 May 2014.</p><p> Xenotransplantation Technology.Revivicor's Technology - Xenotransplantation Technology.Revivicor Incorporation, n.d. Web. 19 May 2014. .</p></li></ul>