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New breakthrough for liver transplants

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Each year nearly 16,000 Americans are put on a waiting list for a liver transplant, but several thousand donated livers are thrown away because of damage from being kept on-ice waiting for surgery. Now surgeons at Oxford University in England say they've had a breakthrough.

FOX 9 Medical Expert Dr. Archelle Georgiou joins to talk more about what that means to future transplants.

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