China to phase out prisoner organ donation

BEIJING (AP) - China will abolish the transplanting of organs from executed prisoners within five years and try to spur more citizens to donate, a top health official says. Rights groups call transplants from condemned prisoners a Full version (available to lexis.com subscribers)

China begins phasing out prisoner organs next year

BEIJING (AP) - China will start phasing out its reliance on organs from executed prisoners for transplants early next year as a new national donation system is implemented, a government-appointed expert has Full version (available to lexis.com subscribers)