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What does it take to regenerate a limb?
If pending clinical trials prove successful, a new discovery published in The FASEB Journal (http://www.fasebj.org) could represent a major scientific leap toward human tissue regeneration and engineering.
Ever since animals, such as lizards and starfish, were observed regenerating missing body parts, people have wondered where the new tissues come from.
A seldom-studied gene known as notum plays a key role in the planarian's regeneration decision-making process.
A single adult cell from one of the most impressive masters of regeneration in the animal kingdom â€“ the planarian â€“ is all it takes to build a completely functional new worm, researchers have learned.
Researchers at Columbia Engineering have established a new method to patch a damaged heart using a tissue-engineering platform that enables heart tissue to repair itself.
In one of the first studies to look at the population behavior of a large pool of stem cells in thousands of hair follicles â€“ as opposed to the stem cell of a single hair follicle â€“ Keck School of Medicine of USC scientists deciphered how hair stem cells in mice and rabbits can communicate with each other and encourage mutually coordinated regeneration.
Move over, newts and salamanders.
FORT WORTH, Texas, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthpoint Biotherapeutics today announced that a new scientific review titled, Dynamic Reciprocity in the Wound Microenvironment, has been published in the March/April issue of Wound Repair and Regeneration. The manuscript authors-Drs.
This study establishes a unique system to perform in vivo RNAi screens for genetically dissecting the cellular signalling networks that regulate hepatocyte proliferation during chronic liver damage.
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