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Liver Perfusion Workshop

Prof. Porte from the Medical University of Groningen hosted the second international liver perfusion workshop, sponsored by Bride to Life and Organ Assist.

In the morning sessions there were lectures by, amongst others, Prof Watson (Cambridge), Prof Minor (Essen), Prof Porte (Groningen) and Dr van der Plaats (Groningen). During the afternoon hands-on workshop, participants learned how to cannulate the liver, prime and setup the Liver Assist device and perform an actual porcine liver perfusion.