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Latest nervous tissue Stories

2011-02-07 14:16:53

Accidental damage to thin or buried nerves during surgery can have severe consequences, from chronic pain to permanent paralysis.

2010-06-15 14:13:26

Antibodies — warrior proteins the immune system makes to defend the body against invading pathogens such as viruses and bacteria — have a gentler side nobody knew about until now: They function not only as soldiers but also as nurses.

2010-02-01 17:45:32

Scientists at the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet have shown how transplanted stem cells can connect with and rescue threatened neurons and brain tissue.


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