A patch from a cow"s heart rebuilt my liver: Pioneering surgery sees British woman saved by bovine tissue

A patch from a cow's heart rebuilt my liver: Pioneering surgery sees British woman saved by bovine tickerMichelle Morgan-Grainger, 42, had been told her liver cancer was incurableShe was saved by xenotransplantation – animal organ donation The surgery saw tissue from a cow's heart used to re-build her liver | UPDATED: 22:28 GMT, 29 December 2012 Second chance: Michelle Morgan-Grainger was first told her cancer was incurable A British woman has become one of the first to benefit from pioneering surgery that uses tissue taken from a cow’s heart to rebuild the liver.

How Malia Obama has blossomed from an awkward teen to America"s next style icon

Mommy's girl grown up: How Malia Obama has blossomed from an awkward teen to America's next style icon as she follows in the First Lady's footsteps | UPDATED: 21:14 GMT, 23 November 2012 Looking every bit as poised and elegant as her mother, the long-limbed first daughter has taken the awkward out of adolescence with ease.

New Zealand infantry performs Maori haka in spine-tingling farewell to fallen comrades

New Zealand infantry performs Maori haka in spine-tingling farewell to fallen comradesVideo of moving tribute goes viral after being released by NZ Defence ForceShows 200 soldiers performing ancestral war cry at funeral in ChristchurchCorporal Luke Tamatea, Lance Corporal Jacinda Baker and Private Richard Harris were killed by roadside bomb in AfghanistanHaka illustrated men”s “outpouring of emotion”, says NZ army spokesman