Gap Fill - Pig-heart Transplant - Level 1


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   alive      doctors      genes      heart      human      ill      man      operation      time      transplant  

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Doctors transplanted a pig's heart into a for the first . The man is 57 and was very . The pig's heart was his only chance of staying . He is doing well after his . He spoke to before the operation. He said: "It was either die or do this . I want to live." The pig's came from a genetically-modified pig. Scientists changed the pig's so it would work in a .

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