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Susan Lim: Transplant cells, not organs

Artist depiction of cells. Credit: Scenicreflections.

TED presents pioneering surgeon Susan Lim who performed the first liver transplant in Asia. But a moral concern with transplants (where do donor livers come from …) led her to look further, and to ask: Could we be transplanting cells, not whole organs? At the INK Conference, she talks through her new research, discovering healing cells in some surprising places.