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Transplant Manitoba participates in living donor paired exchange chain for the first time

Two living donor chains took place over three days in February at hospitals in 5 different provinces, including, for the first time, Manitoba. Many of the recipients had already been waiting for a ...

Kidney transplant chains shorten the wait for wellness

Since its 2009 launch, the Living Donor Paired Exchange Registry has orchestrated 38 chains, 35 involving two, three or four recipients. The chains have resulted in 122 transplants, and included 23...

Canada celebrates its 100th successful kidney transplant with the living donor paired exchange registry

In November Canada's ground-breaking Living Donor Paired Exchange (LDPE) kidney transplant registry reached another significant milestone with the completion of its 100th successful transplant.

Days In Wait by David Foster Foundation

The David Foster Foundation has created the Days In Wait website to promote the real stories behind organ donation and transplantation. Hopeful recipients, past recipients and close family members ...