Ground-breaking work on synthetic tissue transplants made Paolo Macchiarini one of the most famous doctors in the world. Now his reputation lies in tatters.
This is the most comprehensive online article to date on this matter. It provides a summary on the chain of events which ultimately led to an external investigation of the research carried out at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden into trachea transplantation.
For anyone with an interest in the governance of organ and tissue transplantation this is a must read.