Dr. Thomas Starzl - The doctor who pioneered liver transplant surgery in the 1960s and was a leading researcher into anti-rejection drugs, has died. He was 90.
The University of Pittsburgh, speaking on behalf of Dr. Starzl's family, said he died Saturday (March 4, 2017) at his home in Pittsburgh.
Dr. Starzl performed the world's first liver transplant in 1963 and the world's first successful liver transplant in 1967, and pioneered kidney transplantation from cadavers. He later perfec
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