About 700 people climbed 70 flights of stairs inside Detroit’s Renaissance Center to raise money for the American Lung Association.
The University of Michigan Transplant Center in Ann Arbor celebrated a milestone recently, performing its 500th lung transplant. But there’s much more to this story than a number. UM surgeons performed both transplant No. 499 and No. 500 almost simultaneously on Jan. 3. Both recipients were saved by a single organ donor.