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Insight Into Tissue Regeneration Offered From Newt Transcriptome
2013-02-20 13:06:23

Scientists have identified protein families expressed during tissue regeneration in newts, providing the groundwork for research into whether particular sets of genes are used for the purpose.

2013-02-04 14:44:19

Epidermal growth factor has been found to speed the recovery of blood-making stem cells after exposure to radiation.

Tadpole And The Tail: Studying The Secrets Of Human Healing
2013-01-14 10:08:34

Humans have the capacity to regenerate tissue after suffering an injury, but many animals have the ability to regenerate whole limbs after an amputation.

Understanding Organ Regeneration Using Planarian Flatworms
2012-10-25 12:26:38

How animals repair their internal organs after injury is not well understood. Planarian flatworms are useful models for studying this question.

2012-10-15 10:25:45

While it is well known that starfish, zebrafish and salamanders can re-grow damaged limbs, scientists understand very little about the regenerative capabilities of mammals.

Regenerated Lizard Tails Not A Perfect Match To Original Tail
2012-10-10 08:47:00

Some lizards have the innate ability to re-grow their tails. However, this natural regenerative ability does not occur in a perfect way.

Immune System Can Accelerate Regeneration Of Peripheral Nerves
2012-10-02 13:19:21

Modulating immune response to injury could accelerate the regeneration of severed peripheral nerves, a new study in an animal model has found.


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