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  • Calls for regulation as Iran's kidney trade spirals out of control
    two Saudi men who recently travelled to Iran and bribed doctors and patients for transplants One of the Saudi men died and an ensuing investigation led to the arrest of medical staff and group of people smugglers The government has hit back accusing the CASKP of negligence Ministry of Health representative Katayoon Najafizadeh said that the CASKP is responsible for issuing permits for all non familial transplant arrangements They have failed to ensure fake permits aren t produced and accepted The Charity Association for the Support of Kidney Patients is responsible for this situation and must be held accountable he said Iran is the only nation in which the buying and selling of kidneys is legal The market is regulated by two organisations the CASKP an NGO and the Ministry of Health s Charity Foundation for Special Diseases More than 2 300 kidney transplants are carried out in the country each year MORE ON THESE TOPICS Iran organ markets organ trafficking organ transplantation This article is published by Xavier Symons and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/calls_for_regulation_as_irans_kidney_trade_spirals_out_of_control/11086 (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: the latest news and articles about bioethics
    markets Michael Cook 11 May 2013 Comments tags organ markets Two German economists have published in Science the results of an economic experiment which supports a pessimistic view of organ markets Ukraine tops Europe in organ trafficking Jared Yee 28 October 2011 Comments tags organ markets organ trafficking organ transplant organ transplants The illegal organ trafficking trade is flourishing in Ukraine as the country s medical infrastructure and legislation make vital transplant organs hard to come by Kosovo s leader to be investigated over organ trafficking allegations Jared Yee 01 September 2011 Comments tags Kosovo organ markets organ trafficking An American diplomat is to investigate whether Kosovo s prime minister was involved in trafficking organs from murdered Serb prisoners Sick American seek kidneys in Latin America s illicit organ market Michael Cook 14 May 2011 Comments tags organ markets Latin American countries are trying to crack down on a growing illegal organ trade according to a report from Bloomberg Markets Magazine The article describes deaths and disability from transactions in Nicaragua and Peru organised by shonky brokers The trade is a problem in other countries as well including Colombia Brazil Ecuador and Mexico China considers financial incentives to promote organ donation Jared Yee 29 April 2011 Comments tags China organ donation organ markets organ transplantation Kosovo organ trafficking the gruesome saga continues Michael Cook 18 December 2010 Comments tags Kosovo organ markets organ trafficking Prime Minister accused of links to traffickers Will the Philippines open an organ market Michael Cook 16 July 2010 Comments tags organ markets New health secretary makes moves Hollywood 2010 bioethics seminar 2 Repo Men Michael Cook 21 June 2010 Comments tags Hollywood organ donation organ markets Jude Law Forest Whitaker and organ repossession Relatives of deceased organ donors deserve a tax break says ethicist Michael

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/tag/organ+markets (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: the latest news and articles about bioethics
    Facebook organ donation organ transplantation US The organ donation community applauded Facebook s announcement this week that it will allow its 900 million members to share their donor status with friends and family and to link to state databases where Americans can sign up online to become donors Alcoholics get second chance at liver transplants Jared Yee 18 November 2011 Comments tags organ donation organ transplantation organ transplants Gravely ill alcoholics who need a liver transplant should not always have to prove they can stay sober for six months to get one doctors have said in a study Patients given HIV infected organs Jared Yee 31 August 2011 Comments tags HIV organ donation organ transplantation organ transplants US One of Taiwan s best hospitals has admitted that organs infected with HIV were mistakenly transplanted into 5 patients after a hospital worker misheard the donor s test results by telephone China to crack down on illegal transplants Jared Yee 13 August 2011 Comments tags China organ trafficking organ transplantation organ transplants China s Ministry of Health will crack down on illegal human organ harvesting and transplants a statement on the ministry s website said last week Great progress in organ regulation claims Chinese government Jared Yee 29 July 2011 Comments tags China organ transplantation Researchers have praised the Chinese government s great progress in regulating its organ transplant operations in the Journal of the American Medical Association this week Woman to donate womb to her daughter Jared Yee 17 June 2011 Comments tags fertility organ donation organ transplantation Sara Ottoson 25 of Stockholm Sweden could be the first woman to bear a child using the same womb in which she was conceived and carried to term China considers financial incentives to promote organ donation Jared Yee 29 April 2011 Comments tags

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/tag/organ+transplantation (2016-02-18)
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  • No organised organ trafficking during Kosovo War - EU investigation
    an organised organ harvesting racket Cases of organ theft were isolated incidents carried out by individuals and not criminal groups the station reported Serbian politicians and lobby groups have long alleged that the Prime Minister of Albania Hashim Thaci and other senior officials were involved in the forced harvesting of organs from captured Serbian soldiers in the 1998 1999 Kosovo War The findings of the new investigation if the early reports are true run contrary to a 2011 Council of Europe report linking Albanian guerrillas to forced organ harvesting operations MORE ON THESE TOPICS forced organ harvesting Kosovo organ trafficking This article is published by Xavier Symons and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at a university we ask that your department make a donation Commercial media must contact us for permission and fees Some articles on this site are published under different terms Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus comments powered by Disqus Search BioEdge Subscribe to BioEdge newsletter Subscribe to BioEdge RSS feed MOST READ Dutch psychiatric patients may get euthanasia too

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/no_organised_organ_trafficking_during_kosovo_war_eu_investigation/11031 (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: European convention on organ trafficking on the way
    According to Deutsche Welle the convention would punish people who force others to surrender their organs or who receive them It will target middlemen and corrupt surgeons The convention will not be binding on all European states but will be a model for them to follow Wenzel Michalski of Human Rights Watch described the Council of Europe s initiative as a milestone A European convention could become a leading example for a worldwide convention on this issue in the future he said MORE ON THESE TOPICS organ trafficking This article is published by Michael Cook and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at a university we ask that your department make a donation Commercial media must contact us for permission and fees Some articles on this site are published under different terms Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus comments powered by Disqus Search BioEdge Subscribe to BioEdge newsletter Subscribe to BioEdge RSS feed MOST READ Dutch psychiatric patients may get euthanasia too easily says US study Should we get rid of race in genetics

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/european_convention_on_organ_trafficking_on_the_way/10782 (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: Syrian refugees selling kidneys to survive
    One of his clients was Raid a 19 year old former player for the Syrian national youth soccer team from Aleppo Now he his parents and his six brothers and sisters are all living in Beirut without an income Raid sold his kidney for about US 7 000 the recipient will probably pay about 14 000 The broker a 26 year old named Abu Hussein will get about 700 as a commission He is one of five brokers working for a shady boss known as the Big Man Business is booming with one million destitute Syrians living in Lebanon the price for a kidney is falling MORE ON THESE TOPICS Lebanon organ trafficking Syria This article is published by Michael Cook and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at a university we ask that your department make a donation Commercial media must contact us for permission and fees Some articles on this site are published under different terms Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus comments powered by Disqus Search BioEdge Subscribe to BioEdge newsletter

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/syrian_refugees_selling_kidneys_to_survive/10766 (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: the latest news and articles about bioethics
    made Lebanon a hub for organ trafficking Search BioEdge Subscribe to BioEdge newsletter Subscribe to BioEdge RSS feed Recent Posts Dutch psychiatric patients may get euthanasia too easily says US study 14 Feb 2016 A Dutch report applies the brakes on completed life euthanasia 13 Feb 2016 Celebrating 15 years of Dutch euthanasia 13 Feb 2016 Canada s euthanasia courts 13 Feb 2016 IVF audit in Australia 13 Feb 2016

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/tag/Lebanon (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: Stolen babies may be trafficked for organs in Guatemala
    the stolen babies are sold for irregular adoptions or for their organs Hospital workers including doctors and midwives are often involved and help criminal networks obtain false birth certificates for newborns InsightCrime says that illegal adoption has plagued Guatemala for decades High levels of impunity for illegal adoption cases coupled with a complex process for legal adoptions do not help Until 2007 when Guatemala ratified an international convention on child trafficking it was the second most common country of origin for adoptions in the world Most of the children went to the United States In 2008 Guatemala halted international adoptions MORE ON THESE TOPICS Guatemala organ trafficking This article is published by Michael Cook and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at a university we ask that your department make a donation Commercial media must contact us for permission and fees Some articles on this site are published under different terms Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus comments powered by Disqus Search BioEdge Subscribe to BioEdge newsletter Subscribe to BioEdge RSS feed MOST READ

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/stolen_babies_may_be_trafficked_for_organs_in_guatemala/10631 (2016-02-18)
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