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    Biomaterial aids nerve regeneration

    Biomaterial aids nerve regeneration
    June 7, 2011


    New Sciatic Nerve Relief: - Breakthrough Sciatic Nerve Relief FDA Cleared. Painless. Free Report. - WestChesterPainRelief.com

    PhD student Andrew Rodda was part of a Monash Materials Engineering team investigating xyloglucan, a plant-based compound derived from the seeds of the tamarind tree.

    Within plants, xyloglucan plays an important role in linking cells together and Mr Rodda has been studying its effects in animals with damaged nerve cells.

    The compound developed by Mr Rodda can be injected into an injury site as a liquid, before becoming a gel as it reaches body temperature.

    Once in place, the gel acts as a support structure through which healthy cells can migrate and potentially reattach themselves to the nervous system.

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    http://medicalxpress.com/news/2011-0...eneration.html

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fly_Pelican_Fly View Post
    Cool.
    Indeed.
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    New Sciatic Nerve Relief: - Breakthrough Sciatic Nerve Relief FDA Cleared. Painless. Free Report. - WestChesterPainRelief.com



    If this is the case what is the hold up. HOLD on it is coming in 5 years ? . same old same old but i must say this is NEW
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    New same ol' same ol' ? :-P
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    Need to bring all these findings to trials very soon. Can not wait more

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    Interesting!!!!!!!!!

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