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Nation 25 Jan 2018 | 12:00 AM

‘We won’t leave victims in the dark’

KUALA LUMPUR: One of the biggest weaknesses in the police investigation process is the failure to update victims or their next of kin on the progress of the probes, said Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.

Nation 09 Mar 2018 | 12:00 AM

A platform to donate your body for medical research

PETALING JAYA: Back in his university days in the mid-60s, a law student did not think much of his medical colleagues cutting up corpses for research.

Science & Technology 07 May 2018 | 6:10 AM

Soldier gets new penis after losing genitals in bomb blast

US surgeons have performed the most complex penis-scrotum reconstructive procedure ever on a soldier whose genitals were destroyed in a bomb blast. Though the transplant was a success, doctors say there were some ethical issues too.

Nation 26 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

Health Ministry: ‘Opt out’ system not an option

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has yet to change to the “opt out” system – whereby everyone is deemed an organ donor unless they say no – because the public is just not ready, says the Health Ministry.

Nation 26 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

Worrying lack of transplants

KUALA LUMPUR: It is cheaper and proven to boost the quality of life of kidney failure patients compared to dialysis.

Nation 27 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

Illegal kidney transplant dilemma

PETALING JAYA: Owing to the lack of organs for transplant in the country, a 59-year-old kidney failure patient forked out close to half a million ringgit to fly to another country to have an illegal kidney transplant done.

AseanPlus News 25 Aug 2018 | 4:22 AM

Chinese patients get organ transplants from Greek-Egyptian donor who died on business trip

Man who died of brain haemorrhage is only the 10th foreigner to make multiple organ donations in China, which faces a dire shortage

Nation 07 Oct 2018 | 12:00 AM

Man grateful to 12-year-old son’s liver donor

GEORGE TOWN: Besides thanking donors and well-wishers, goldsmith Chong Keat Yong is particularly grateful to the organ donor who gave his 12-year-old son a second chance in life.

World 02 Nov 2018 | 5:01 PM

Donor cards show speeding Estonians risks of the road

PARNU, Estonia (Reuters) - - Traffic police in Estonia are hoping to stop speeding drivers in their tracks by handing them organ donor cards as well as fines.

Living 18 Nov 2018 | 6:00 AM

Silent Mentors’ donate their bodies to medical science

The Silent Mentor programme, introduced by Professor Dr Chin Kin Fah, on March 23, 2012, encourages donors to donate their bodies after death. Donors have selflessly donated their bodies for the advancement of medical research, education and training, motivated by love for mankind.