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Until now, transplants of the airways have not been performed because they would require the use of huge doses of immunosuppressive drugs. However, this pioneering procedure used tissue-engineering techniques to develop a biologically-treated organ with which surgeons were able to replace a damaged bronchus without the need for immunosuppressive medication.

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Robert Chesters