Professor Huang Jiefu, chairman of the Chinese National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee, attends a conference on organ trafficking at the Vatican on Tuesday. Photo: AP Professor Huang Jiefu, chairman of the Chinese National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee, attends a conference on organ trafficking at the Vatican on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Professor Huang Jiefu, chairman of the Chinese National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee, attends a conference on organ trafficking at the Vatican on Tuesday. Photo: AP

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Professor Huang Jiefu, chairman of the Chinese National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee, attends a conference on organ trafficking at the Vatican on Tuesday. Photo: AP Professor Huang Jiefu, chairman of the Chinese National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee, attends a conference on organ trafficking at the Vatican on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Professor Huang Jiefu, chairman of the Chinese National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee, attends a conference on organ trafficking at the Vatican on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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