The Grand Challenges of Organ Banking: Proceedings from the first global summit on complex tissue cryopreservation.

  title={The Grand Challenges of Organ Banking: Proceedings from the first global summit on complex tissue cryopreservation.},
  author={Jedediah K. Lewis and John C. Bischof and Ido Braslavsky and Kelvin G. M. Brockbank and Gregory M. Fahy and Barry J. Fuller and Yoed Rabin and Alessandro Tocchio and Erik J. Woods and Brian G Wowk and Jason P Acker and Sebastian Eriksson Giwa},
  volume={72 2},
The first Organ Banking Summit was convened from Feb. 27 - March 1, 2015 in Palo Alto, CA, with events at Stanford University, NASA Research Park, and Lawrence Berkeley National Labs. Experts at the summit outlined the potential public health impact of organ banking, discussed the major remaining scientific challenges that need to be overcome in order to bank organs, and identified key opportunities to accelerate progress toward this goal. Many areas of public health could be revolutionized by… CONTINUE READING
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