Tissue engineering is like upgrading a building. The building is our body damaged by age or disease. When one or more tissues fail due to an accident or aging, prostheses or other artificial materials are inserted in the body by doctors. These materials act as a scaffold so the builders – our cells – can […]Read more "Refurbishing The Pelvic Floor Using Regenerative Medicine"
The field of regenerative medicine was considered science fiction when it started 25 years ago. However, lab-grown organs are now becoming a reality. A dream of replacing any non-functional organ with a brand new personalized counterpart can soon become true. In fact, many patients are currently walking around with artificial bladders, noses, ears and windpipes […]Read more "Lab-grown Organs Entering the Market"