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In crowdfunding platforms, a surge in fundraisers for children needing urgent liver transplants

Updated : December 17, 2019 08:19 PM IST

Crowdfunding platforms such as Milaap, Ketto and ImpactGuru are swelling with medical fundraisers for infants and children needing urgent liver transplants.
Most children belong to poor socio-economic backgrounds and suffer from either genetic diseases or develop metabolic disorders later on.
While crowdfunding has emerged as a valuable tool for fundraising, a lot more needs to be done to build the paediatric liver ecosystem, say doctors, institutions and crowdfunding platforms.
In crowdfunding platforms, a surge in fundraisers for children needing urgent liver transplants
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