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Old 12-10-2012, 08:24 AM
 
Location: Texas
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A "miniature honeycomb" - or scaffold - could one day be used to encourage damaged nerves to grow and recover, according to an international group of researchers.

The scaffold can channel clusters of nerves through its honeycomb of holes, eventually healing a severed nerve.


The findings of their study on mouse nerves are published in the journal Biofabrication.
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