Posted by: A. C. Cockerill | February 7, 2013

Factoid #43: Nanoscaffolds

Factoid #43: Nanoscaffolds

Nanoscaffolds are artificial structures (carbon nanotubes, etc.) used in tissue formation and reconstruction (tissue engineering). Research is underway for growing tissues such as muscle, bone, blood vessels, and skin.

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