Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Bio-glass could re-grow or replace cartilage

See this fascinating article. I was just discussing this hypothetical with someone recently and now here it is. Scientists are working on this 3-D printable substance that can for example be implanted into knee to stimulate cartilage re-growth. It could also replace damaged cartilage between vertebrae. Amazing discovery that is soon to be a reality for patients. The link has further explanations with videos.

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