About Us

An organization dedicated to the collection, preservation, and display of materials related to artificial organs and transplantation.

Our Trustees

Paul S. Malchesky, D.Eng.

Helen Kambic, Ph.D.

Horst Klinkmann, MD, Ph.D., Dr.h.c.(mult.), F.R.C.P.

Our Advisors

Herman Broers

Judy Chelnick

Angela T. Hadsell

Shelley McKellar

Yoshinori Mitamura, Ph.D.

Vakhtang Tchantchaleishvili, MD

Fokko Wieringa, Ph.D.

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Our Mission

The Center, founded in 1979, is designed to serve as a not-for-profit organization devoted to the collection, preservation, and display of materials that illustrate the development of the two biomedical fields described in its name.

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