CHOI http://peoriapublicradio.org en CHOI transplants stem cell-based artifical windpipe http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/choi-transplants-stem-cell-based-artifical-windpipe <p></p><div>A local hospital is in the national spotlight after it was able to transplant a tissue-engineered bio-artificial trachea into a two-year old child. The Children’s Hospital of Illinois at OSF Saint Francis announced Tuesday it successfully implanted a windpipe in Hanna Warren of South Korea that was made from non-absorbable nano-fibers and her own stem cells.</div><div> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 17:45:07 +0000 Denise Molina 4835 at http://peoriapublicradio.org CHOI transplants stem cell-based artifical windpipe