Fixing Flawed Body Parts

How can you mend a broken heart ? Or repair a damaged liver, kidney, or knee ? NIH-funded scientists are exploring innovative ways for fixing flawed body parts such as organs and tissues or even grow new ones. This type of research is called tissue engineering. Engineering New Tissues and Organs is witness to the exciting advances that continue to emerge in this fast-moving medical field.  Continue reading “Fixing Flawed Body Parts”