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liver

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Tim Cook offered ailing Steve Jobs part of his liver, new bio says

A blunt "no!" was Jobs' response, according to a biography being published this month. It was one of the few times Jobs yelled at him in 13 years, Cook says in the book.

By March 13, 2015

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Beautiful art made from bacteria, rat liver cells

An artist and a scientist team up to make striking patterns, self-portraits, and other paintings using a most unlikely medium, "tiny, tiny living things."

By September 11, 2014

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Researchers 'edit' faulty DNA to cure genetic disease in mice

A team of MIT researchers has successfully cured a rare genetic liver disease in mice by "editing" the DNA to correct the mutated gene.

By April 22, 2014

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Twitter offers lily-livered apology for banning journalist

Twitter has failed to apologise properly for suspending the account of the journalist Guy Adams, who criticised NBC's Olympics coverage.

By August 1, 2012

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Now that Sprint has the iPhone, are its other customers chopped liver?

Today on Ask Maggie, one reader wants to know if Sprint will ever promote anything but the iPhone, while another asks about tethering on Verizon.

By December 9, 2011

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Scientists grow working, miniature livers

Researchers say they've successfully grown small, functional human livers. But don't plan on picking up your shiny new manufactured liver just yet.

By November 1, 2010

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Jobs regrets postponing surgery, has secret transplant

Walter Isaacson, Steve Jobs' biographer, tells "60 Minutes" that he regretted postponing surgery that could have saved his life. And then has a secret liver transplant.

By October 23, 2011

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Jobs' fight against pancreatic cancer was 'admirable'

One medical expert who suspects Jobs may have succumbed to the cancer he fought for seven years says he was amazed to see Jobs up and around after his liver transplant.

By October 6, 2011

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Apple's CEO on stage again

For the first time in nearly a year, and five months after undergoing a liver transplant, Apple CEO Steve Jobs takes center stage at the company's 2009 music product launch event. Jobs thanks the Apple community and urges everyone to sign up to become an organ donor.

October 5, 2011

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Hospital confirms Steve Jobs' liver transplant

Apple's CEO "has an excellent prognosis" after undergoing liver transplant surgery about two months ago at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, doctor says.

By June 23, 2009