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Wednesday, July 27, 2005

US On Verge Of First Face Transplant

A medical team in the United States is planning to undertake the world's first face transplant.Dr Maria Siemionow, director of plastic surgery research at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, is searching for a suitable patient.

Her team will then carry out the controversial procedure using a face removed from a deceased donor.

The Scotsman has more.


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