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Reengineering Life

The First Pig-to-Human Organ Transplants Could Happen This Year

United Therapeutics reveals its plans to perform the transplants in an exclusive interview with Future Human

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Reengineering Life is a column from Future Human about the ways humans are using biology to reprogram our bodies and the




Future Human is a science publication from Medium about the survival of our species. It is run by the OneZero editorial team, which also publishes stories about major forces in technology through its namesake publication and stories about gadgets on Debugger.

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Emily Mullin

Emily Mullin

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.

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