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“Tissue Engineering”

Apr 4, 2016 08:55 AM ET // Agata Blaszczak Boxe, LiveScience
The findings could lead to better skin transplants for human patients with severe burns.
Feb 23, 2016 04:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
New biomimetic design could be combined with skin grafts and neuroprosthetics to re-grow human hands. Continue reading →
Feb 16, 2016 10:10 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Scientists have created a bio-sponge that allows nutrients and oxygen to flow freely to living cells printed anywhere in the structure.
Feb 3, 2016 12:58 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The animal-free meat could be on shelves in three to four years. Continue reading →
Jan 25, 2016 11:55 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
The ear could be grown to repair faces disfigured in battle or accidents and also help people born without ears or with ear deformities.
Jan 11, 2016 11:22 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This controversial area of research has become much easier thanks to advances in stem-cell biology and gene-editing techniques. Continue reading →
Nov 18, 2015 02:09 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
Vocal cord tissue grown from just a few cells may give hope to people who have lost the ability to speak.
Oct 8, 2015 10:20 AM ET // AFP
The tissue could replace animals in drug toxicity tests.
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