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2014-10-24 23:01:11

A new way to produce engineered skin not only appears to overcome several pitfalls of current skin grafting technologies, it also speeds up the healing process, reduces scarring and produces hair.

New Hair Restoration Method Uses Patient's Own Cells
2013-10-21 15:06:25

Scientists have created a new hair restoration method that can generate human hair using a patient's own cells. The new method doesn't just redistribute hair from one part of the scalp to another, but generates new human hair growth altogether.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.