UM Cardiac Xenotransplantation Program

UM Cardiac Xenotransplantation Program

To address the organ shortage, University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) researchers are participating in several preclinical models examining the use of genetically engineered animal organs for human transplantation. In the Cardiac Xenotransplantation Program, world-renowned experts are studying the possibility of using genetically modified pig hearts to replace failing human hearts. Muhammad Mohiuddin, MBBS, Director, Program in Cardiac Xenotransplantation for the University of Maryland School of Medicine discusses advances in Xenotransplantation.


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Muhammad Mohiuddin, MD

Muhammad Mohiuddin, MD

Professor of Surgery and Director, Program in cardiac xenotransplantation

Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin is a Professor of Surgery and Director, Program in cardiac xenotransplantation, at University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD. He has been involved in the field of xenotransplantation since 1992.