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Dying Organs Restored to Life in Novel Experiments

When Georgia Bowen was born by emergency cesarean on May 18, she took a breath, threw her arms in the air, cried twice, and went into cardiac arrest. The baby had had a heart attack, most likely while she was still in the womb. Her heart was profoundly damaged; a large portion of the muscle was dead, or nearly so, leading to the cardiac arrest...
They would take 1 billion mitochondria — the energy factories found in every cell in the body — from a small plug of Georgia's healthy abdominal muscle and infuse them into the injured muscle of her heart.
Mitochondria are tiny organelles that fuel the operation of the cell, and they are among the first parts of the cell to die when it is deprived of oxygen-rich blood. Once they are lost, the cell itself dies.

But series of experiments has found that fresh mitochondria can revive flagging cells and enable them to quickly recover. In animal studies at Boston Children's Hospital and elsewhere, mitochondrial transplants revived heart muscle that was stunned from a heart attack but not yet dead, and revived injured lungs and kidneys....

Experimental Mitochondria Transplant in Newborn with Severe Heart Damage

Georgia Bowen was born via emergency cesarean section and was found to have severe cardiac defects from a heart attack likely to have occurred in the womb. With a large portion of her cardiac muscle dead, doctors kept her alive with machinery and transported her to Boston Children’s Hospital to attempt the first mitochondrial transplant treatment for a heart attack.

Studies conducted on animals at Boston Children’s Hospital and various other research centers has shown that transporting mitochondria from healthy tissue to damaged heart tissue can restore cardiac function, however the only studies in humans testing this method were effective in reviving cardiac tissue in infants following surgery. Georgia’s cardiac damage resulting from her heart attack was much more profound than that arising from temporary blood loss during operation, making the transplant highly experimental in her case.

Dr. James McCully had conceived the concept of mitochondrial transplant as a means of restoring function in heart tissue that has been deprived of oxygen through testing with pig hearts. Hearing of his work, Dr. Emani teamed up with Dr. McCully to attempt the transplant in infants with cardiac damage after surgery who were put on an extracorporeal membrane oxygenator (Ecmo) to survive.

“It was amazing.”

Using tissue from the patient’s neck, the doctors isolated one billion mitochondria and injected them into her damaged cardiac tissue. Two days after the operation the patient’s heart resembled that of a healthy infant. These profound results led to the scientists performing the transplant in 11 other infants, all of whom able to discontinue Ecmo use after treatment. 3 of these infants died, however Dr. Emani attributes this to delayed treatment and infection. Death rates in infants who did not receive the treatment was 65%, with over a third of the surviving babies on heart transplant list.

Unfortunately, Georgia’s heart tissue was dead at the time of transplant, however the doctors were able to install an implant that allows the heart to beat. She can breath and drink breast milk through a tube on her own, and her heart is showing signs of healing.

Dr. Emani and his peers believe that injecting the mitochondria into blood vessels leading to the heart has the same effect as injecting them directly into the cardiac tissue, however they recognize that clinical trials must be conducted prior to confirming this claim....


And seems to me that this is another version of the theme that the body already has within it nearly everything for it's own healing.
Just getting it to right places for SELF Repair is the main issue.
From "adult stem cells" transfers for some brain/nerve and other tissue restoration to "human immune cells" transfers for cancers.

looks like the human body is it's own miracle drug.
Almost seems designed or something. huh?
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For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease.
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