Scientists heal damaged donor lungs, giving hope to waitlisted patients

Scientists heal damaged donor lungs, giving hope to waitlisted patients

Scientists heal damaged donor lungs, giving hope to waitlisted patients.   (Credit: Kattewhite & LuFeeTheBear/shutterstock) As a lung transplant surgeon, Matt Bacchetta has watched countless patients wait for an organ, only to not get one. About 80 percent of donor lungs are not in good enough to shape to use. Now Bacchetta and a team[…]