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MulliganVidClipMay2013When you put money into the plate at church or perhaps into the UNICEF box on Halloween, you are crowdfunding - combining your money with a lot of other people's to support a cause or organization. The question is, could this kind of funding model help pay for medical research?

"There's a very serious demand for lungs that far exceeds donor supply," said Dr. Michael Mulligan, (pictured right) cardiothoracic surgeon at the University of Washington.



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