Lab grown transplantable tissue encourages nerve regeneration in animal model

<p>Washington, March 20 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have announced the creation of transplantable living nerve tissue that encourages and guides regeneration in an animal model.</p> <p>Dr. Douglas H. Smith, a professor in the Department of Neurosurgery and Director of the Center for Brain Injury and Repair at Penn, says that he and his colleagues have successfully grown, transplanted, and integrated axon bundles…</p>