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Researchers Regrow Damaged Nerves with Polymer and Protein

Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh researchers have created a biodegradable nerve guide – a polymer tube – filled with growth-promoting protein that can regenerate long sections of damaged nerves, without the need for transplanting stem cells or a donor nerve.

Channels: Healthcare, Military Health, Regenerative Medicine, Trauma, All Journal News, Grant Funded News,

Released:
17-Jan-2020 7:00 PM EST
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Newswise: Exosomes promote remarkable recovery in stroke

Exosomes promote remarkable recovery in stroke

University of Georgia

Scientists present brain-imaging data for a new stroke treatment that supported full recovery in swine, modeled with the same pattern of neurodegeneration as seen in humans with severe stroke.

Channels: Cardiovascular Health, Clinical Trials, Emergency Medicine, Healthcare, Neuro, Pharmaceuticals, Regenerative Medicine, All Journal News,

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14-Jan-2020 1:40 PM EST
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Newswise: WFIRM Scientists Push Bioprinting Capability Forward

WFIRM Scientists Push Bioprinting Capability Forward

Wake Forest Baptist Health

Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) scientists are the first to report using bioprinting to print a tracheal tissue construct comprised of multiple different functional materials.

Channels: All Journal News, Regenerative Medicine,

Released:
4-Dec-2019 3:05 PM EST
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27-Nov-2019 9:35 AM EST
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Mayo Clinic, Children's of Alabama announce rare congenital heart defect collaboration

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic's Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS) and Children's of Alabama announce their collaboration within a consortium to provide solutions for patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, a rare and complex form of congenital heart disease in which the left side of the heart is severely underdeveloped.

Channels: All Journal News, Cardiovascular Health, Children's Health, Clinical Trials, Family and Parenting, Heart Disease, Regenerative Medicine, Stem Cells, Transplantation,

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25-Nov-2019 10:40 AM EST
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Newswise: UA Little Rock announces $750,000 grant for groundbreaking bone regeneration technology

UA Little Rock announces $750,000 grant for groundbreaking bone regeneration technology

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock announced a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Defense to support the development of potentially life-saving bone regeneration technology during a Nov. 15 visit from Sen. John Boozman. The visit celebrated on-campus research initiatives that the senator championed for federal support.

Channels: All Journal News, Bone Health, Nanotechnology, Regenerative Medicine, Technology, Trauma, Grant Funded News,

Released:
22-Nov-2019 9:55 AM EST
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Study Provides Insight to Role of Needle EMG in Face Transplantation

American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM)

A recent study published in Muscle & Nerve appears to show that needle electromyography can play a major role in reinnervation in face transplantation.

Channels: All Journal News, Regenerative Medicine, Transplantation,

Released:
20-Nov-2019 4:10 PM EST
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Newswise: New technique lays foundation for regenerative cardiac therapies

New technique lays foundation for regenerative cardiac therapies

Van Andel Institute

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (Nov. 6, 2019) — Scientists have devised a technique to sort out which heart cells can replicate and which cannot, a critical step toward treatments that may one day help the heart heal itself after injury.

Channels: All Journal News, Cardiovascular Health, Heart Disease, Regenerative Medicine, Technology,

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6-Nov-2019 2:00 PM EST
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